Movie Review: THE EYES OF TAMMY FAYE Starring Jessica Chastain, Andrew Garfield

Posted: September 17, 2021 at 11:38 am   /   Movie Reviews

The latest biopic to hit theaters is Michael Showalter’s The Eyes of Tammy Faye, and in-depth look at the lives of famous televangelist couple Jim Bakker and wife Tammy Faye Bakker. Showalter traces the upbringing of the title character to the peak of her success, as well as her and husband Jim Bakker’s scandalous downfall. […]

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Movie Review: EVERYBODY’S TALKING ABOUT JAMIE Starring Max Harwood, Richard E. Grant, Sarah Lancashire

Posted: September 17, 2021 at 8:34 am   /   Movie Reviews

Wouldn’t it be nice if everyone could just be themselves, and be accepted for who they are? We all have dreams, and hopes, and you shouldn’t be afraid to pursue them. Everybody’s Talking About Jamie is a beautiful, heartwarming musical based on a true story, about being yourself and embracing what makes us all different. […]

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DragonCon 2021 – A Weekend to Remember

Posted: September 15, 2021 at 8:59 am   /   Convention Reviews

In the wake of this global pandemic, our social landscape has been forever changed. We strive for some kind of normalcy, but 17 months is a very long time. Nothing is quite as it was in the days before Covid. Comic, gaming, and entertainment conventions are now seen in a whole new light. Nerds have […]

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DEAR EVAN HANSEN Opens September 24! Enter to Win Passes to the Advance Screening!

Posted: September 14, 2021 at 10:50 am   /   Contests, Movie Screenings

The breathtaking, generation-defining Broadway phenomenon becomes a soaring cinematic event as Tony, Grammy and Emmy Award winner Ben Platt reprises his role as an anxious, isolated high schooler aching for understanding and belonging amid the chaos and cruelty of the social-media age.   Directed by acclaimed filmmaker Stephen Chbosky (The Perks of Being A Wallflower, Wonder), […]

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Interview: Black Thought, Tariq Trotter of The Roots

Posted: September 3, 2021 at 1:36 pm   /   Interviews

At a time when the world is struggling to get back on its feet The Roots are here to show us the way. Their uncanny ability to tap toes and lift spirits through their music, an unpredictable mélange of soul, rock, funk, and rap, has made them one of the most innovate collectives of the […]

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Review: The Muny ‘Razzle Dazzles’ Audiences With CHICAGO to Close Out 103rd Season

Posted: September 3, 2021 at 9:34 am   /   Film, Live Theater, Live Theater Reviews

As another tremendous season comes to a close at the oldest outdoor musical theatre in the country, we’re reminded exactly why St. Louis loves The Muny. Through September 5, audiences can experience the Forest Park theatre’s first production of Chicago in nearly a decade. Filled with dazzling performances, beautiful Prohibition-era costumes, and the sensational songs […]

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Movie Review: SHANG-CHI AND THE LEGEND OF THE TEN RINGS Starring Simu Liu, Tony Leung, Awkwafina

Posted: September 3, 2021 at 7:42 am   /   Movie Reviews

I grew up on the Jackie Chan movies of the ‘80s and ‘90s. Drunken Master, Crime Story, Police Story, Rumble in the Bronx…every week when my family would go to rent new movies, I’d always grab at least one of his movies and spend a couple of hours admiring the action and laughing at his […]

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Theatre Review: Muny Will Have You ON YOUR FEET!

Posted: August 23, 2021 at 11:13 am   /   Film, Live Theater, Live Theater Reviews

Now through August 27, audiences can experience the inspiring story and hit songs of Gloria Estefan at The Muny. Gloria (Arianna Rosario) had a passion for writing and singing at a young age – something her father (Martín Solá) and grandmother (Alma Cuervo) encouraged. However, her mother (Natascia Diaz) wanted her to focus on her […]

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Concert Photos: The Beach Boys w/ John Stamos at The Factory (8/19/21)

Posted: August 20, 2021 at 2:07 pm   /   Concerts

Thursday night, The Beach Boys and John Stamos played The Factory in Chesterfield. John was celebrating his birthday by performing with one of his favorite bands, which he has done on and off since 1985. Here are some photos from the evening. Facebook Comments Box

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Theatre Review: SEVEN BRIDES FOR SEVEN BROTHERS Delights at The Muny

Posted: August 16, 2021 at 11:22 am   /   Live Theater, Live Theater Reviews

Adapted from the 1954 MGM film directed by Stanley Donen, Seven Brides for Seven Brothers is now playing through August 18 at The Muny in Forest Park. The musical is a delightful show full of catchy tunes and wonderfully choreographed dance numbers. For those who have seen the film, the stage production features new songs […]

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