March 4, 2017
Entertainment/Theaters/Art R.O.T.W./Charity/Time Passages Segments
RESTAURANT OF THE WEEK
Discussing “Carousel Catering”, corporate and private, image creating and unique events. His history w/ Elizabeth Taylor and The Beetles
Discussing The Native American Film Festival @ the Camelot Theater. Thru 3/4. His Native American lineage and film career.
DESERT ROSE PLAYHOUSE
Discussing Mar. 17 – April 9, Del Shores’s “Southern Baptist Sissies”. Directed by Stevie Fisher.
MC CALLUM MOMENTS
Discussing TONIGHT & TOMORROW: The Ten Tenors
– 3/6: Salute to Benny Goodman @ Carnegie Hall
– 3/7: Aspen Santa Fe Ballet
– 3/8 – 9: 2nd Annual Tribute to the Follies
– 3/10: The Irish Rovers
– 3/11: Suzanne Somers…Direct from Las Vegas
– 3/12: John Cleese
– 5/12 – 18: 2017 Springtime Theatre Tur to New York, which includes 4 Broadway productions.
MC CALLUM MOMENTS/DESERT SYMPHONY
Discussing their 28th Anniversary Gala concert @ the McCallum Theatre, honoring Ruta Lee w/ guest artist LeAnn Rhimes, on Sat., 4/1. Prices range from $102. to $500. (this tix price includes a $290. tax deduction.) Dinner @ Wally’s or Cuistot. Their closing concert with Lucie Arnez. Now partnering with Educational arm of the McCallum Theatre. Kudos to Marilyn Benakowski.
PALM CANYON THEATER
Discussing success of “Evita” with added shows. March 16 – 19: “You Can’t Take it With You”; March 31 – April 16: “Sweet Charity”. Then “Death Trap”, “Heels”, “Rock of Ages”, “In The Heights”.
ACT FOR MS
Discussing March 5 @ 6 PM. Act for M.S. Gala “Magic & The Zodiac”. @ the Renaissance I.W. Marc Byrd and Nancy Stone co-chairs. Producer Richard DeSantis. Honoring Jamie for all his contributions to the Heart and Soul of Our Community.
– Phil Paxton – 5/17/55 – 2/25/2017
– Judge Wapner – 11/15/1919 – 2/26/2017
– David Lyons – April, 1914 – Feb, 2017
Marjorie McC of Palm Springs, CA.
Medical/Cities/Arts/Artists/ Museum Segments
Discussing Business Development Manager and AMPOWER Regional Co-ordinator. Her amazing, inspirational story of being the recipient of a prosthesis above the knee after a motorcycle accident, along w/ her husband who received one below the knee. Services for the mental and physical aspects of needing an artificial limb @ the clinic.
www.empoweringamputees.org and www.hangerclinic.com
Karen and Tony
Discussing 3/5 Private reception prior to the exhibit @ their home. 3/17 Opening Reception for “Down the Rabbit Hole” @ Chuck Jones’ Gallery in San Diego. Thru 4/13. Their “4′ Cherry Vanilla Gorilla. New commissioned work called “Forks on Their Way to Nirvana” for the Keller’s new restaurant @ the River.
PALM SPRINGS AIR MUSEUM
– 3/5 Act for M.S. Gala “Magic & The Zodiac”. @ the Renaissance I.W. Marc Byrd and Nancy Stone co-chairs. Producer Richard DeSantis. Honoring Jamie for all his contributions to the Heart and Soul of Our Community.
(760) 773-9806 – “From Swords to Plowshares” Metal Trench Art from WWI and WWII. Warbird rides available. 3/11 – Royal Canadian Air Force tribute, with anthems by Miss Joey English. New arrival of The Liberty Ford Tri-motor 3/16, 17, 18 rides available for $75.
for rides www.flytheford.org and www.palmspringsairmuseum.org
Kids/Pets Giveaway winner:
Michelle S. of Palm Springs, CA.
L.G.B.T./Revivals/”Go Green”/Talk of Stars Segment.
DESERT AIDS PROJECT
Discussing 4/27 “Make One Meal Matter” @ “Dining out 4 Life” across the USA and Canada. Mid-March thru Mid-April “Dinner @ My Place” 14 fabulous dinner events where proceeds benefit DAP. Bette Davis’s movie “All About Eve” will screen tomorrow @ the Rancho Mirage 15 and the Regal 9.
Discussing donate, consign, volunteer and shop. Racks of red dresses for the “Red Dress/Dress Red” event on 3/11 @ the Palm Springs Store. Need for volunteers, whom they will train. 3 stores on Hwy. 111.
(760) 318-6491 and to volunteer (760) 969-5749
THE CENTER PS
Discussing the “Dress Red/Red Dress” event on 3/11 to benefit the Community Center programs…social, educational and mental.
DESERT WATER AGENCY
Discussing We live in a Desert, so we will always be in a sort of a “drought” situation. Water Monday, Wednesday, and Friday between 7 PM and 7 AM. NEVER WATER IN THE RAIN. Water theft is a serious issue. Rebates for flexible controllers and rebates for installation. Coupons for car washes using re-cycled water. FREE 3/28 Seminar on “Water Counts”. 4/11 DWA Tour www.dwa.org
TALK OF STARS – SOUTHERN BAPTIST SISSIES/A VERY SORDID WEDDING
Discussing 3/10 – World premier of “A Very Sordid Wedding” @ the Camelot Theatre w/ added shows and activities over the weekend. (contact info: www.averysordidwedding.com). His creative process for “Southern Baptist Sissies” opening 3/17 @ the Desert Rose Playhouse from thru 4/9.
Ron S. of Palm Springs, CA.