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Theater News: “Hamilton” Single Tickets on Sale April 12th in Austin

By Liz Lopez Source: Broadway in Austin Lexus Broadway in Austin presented by Texas Performing Arts announces single tickets for “HAMILTON” go on sale Friday, April 12 at 10 a.m. Tickets will be available for performances May 28 – June 16, 2019. Please read more below for details and some “HAMILTON” responses to frequently asked […]

Review: SHAZAM!

By Mark Saldana Rating: 3.5 (Out of 4 Stars) After receiving some mixed or negative critical responses with some of their recent DC films, it seems like Warner Bros. Studios has been working hard to salvage what they can from the DC Extended Universe. They did manage a big win with Wonder Woman, and achieved […]

Film Review: Based on true events, “The Best of Enemies” Shows Changes in 1970s Durham

By Liz Lopez Rating: B+ First-time feature filmmaker Robin Bissell wrote the script inspired by “The Best of Enemies: Race and Redemption in the New South” written by Osha Gray Davidson. Daily life in the mid-twentieth-century South was still not an easy time in North Carolina when the KKK still ran their operations very publicly.

SXSW 2019 Review: PET SEMATARY

By Mark Saldana Rating: 3 (Out of 4 Stars) At what was probably way too young an age, I read Stephen King’s horror novel Pet Sematary and was definitely spooked. King’s fresh spin on “the living dead” gave me chills and frights that probably kept me awake on some nights. I was also rather taken […]

Review: THE LAST

By Mark Saldana Rating: 3.5 (Out of 4 Stars) Currently playing in New York at the Angelika Film Center & CMX, and opening on April 26 in Los Angeles, is the new bold and provocative film by writer/director Jeff Lipsky. In 2015, I first discovered the work of Jeff Lipsky when a studio representative reached […]