Island Moving Company announces
What'sUpNewpIsland Moving Company announces choreographers for 'Open for Dancing 2017'What'sUpNewp... Western Washington University, Pacific Northwest Ballet, Dance Theater Workshop/NYC, Dance/USA, Composer/Choreographer, Velocity Dance Center, the Myrna Loy Center/Helena Presents, the Southern Theater, and the Pacific Northwest Dance Lab.
Posted on 3 September 2017 | 9:00 am
History's Headlines: Labor Day - WFMZ
WFMZ AllentownHistory's Headlines: Labor DayWFMZ AllentownOne of actors listed was Myrna Loy, who would later become famous as Nora Charles in the Thin Man detective series of the 1930s. And at the Strand, Fay Wray, still several years from her date with King Kong, was locked in the arms of a then little ...
Posted on 2 September 2017 | 3:04 am
An Alternative Guide to Great Movies: Juno
Ipswich StarAn Alternative Guide to Great Movies: Juno (2007)Ipswich StarThis is a contemporary film which gives a voice to a strong, independent-minded woman and doing so harks back to the sharp, witty heroines of those screwball comedies of the 1930s and 40s Myrna Loy in The Thin Man, Katherine Hepburn in Bringing Up ...and more »
Posted on 31 August 2017 | 10:29 am
James Wong Howe: The pioneering Hollywood
The IndependentJames Wong Howe: The pioneering Hollywood cinematographer's five most exquisitely lit filmsThe IndependentThis delightful Pre-Code crime comedy from W.S. Van Dyke stars William Powell and Myrna Loy as sparring husband and wife detective duo Nick and Nora Charles, who exchange barbed witticisms over cocktails and almost incidentally solve a high society ...and more »
Posted on 28 August 2017 | 3:32 am
THE B-LIST: Cocktails and crime: Detectives
MyWebTimes.comTHE B-LIST: Cocktails and crime: Detectives of the '20s and '30sMyWebTimes.comHammett wrote a single book starring Nick and Nora, but Hollywood gave us six bubbly adventures with the rich, witty, flirtatious marrieds as immortalized by the dapper William Powell and classy Myrna Loy. I obviously love this series: I named my cats ...
Posted on 23 August 2017 | 2:15 pm
Tibetans in Exile’ exhibit opens in
The Tibetan Children’s Education Foundation (TCEF) will exhibit a series of photographs entitled “Tibetans in Exile” at the Myrna Loy Center’s Jailhouse Gallery through the month of September, with an opening reception Friday, Sept. 11 from 5:30-8 ...
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 11:03 am
Time to get control of lake water for
The dazzling brick-topped newcomers range from the true fiery red of Greer Garson to the Titian Glory of Lana Turner to the duskier red glints of Maureen O’Hara and Mary Martin, Myrna Loy, Barbara Stanwyck, Jeanette Macdonald, Sara Bernhardt, Anne ...
Posted on 25 August 2015 | 3:42 am
Maureen O'Hara and the Road to the Academy
Like Myrna Loy and Edward G. Robinson, I had felt, Maureen O’Hara could be among the few defining Golden Age actors to receive an Honorary Oscar without having been previously nominated. I was flabbergasted when I first learned that O’Hara had moved to ...
Posted on 20 August 2015 | 7:27 am
Columnist: Thought of the Day — Political
Gary Grant and Myrna Loy. Etiquette and civility were de rigueur. It was a period protected by a political system that reflected mainstream America. Today, many idealize those years and look back on that time with longing fondness. But conformity hid an ...
Posted on 20 August 2015 | 5:06 am
After 24 years, live performances return to
The theater company was incorporated in 1891, eventually counting Myrna Loy, Cecil B. de Mille, Grace Kelly and Sarah Bernhardt among its headliners. Denver local Douglas Fairbanks famously swept the stage as a youth and became a company member in 1906.
Posted on 19 August 2015 | 4:10 pm