Author: Hipolito

Gypsy in My Soul – starring internationally acclaimed performer Irina Maleeva.

Gypsy in My Soul Musical starring internationally acclaimed performer Irina Maleeva. April 6, 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm WACO Theater Center: North Hollywood Don’t miss the chance to see the live performance of the celebrated 1970’s ingénue of Fellini’s Satyricon, Spirits of the Dead/Toby Dammit and Roma, and the co-star of Orson Welles’ The Merchant of Venice, Irina Maleeva. Directed by Carlyle King under the musical direction of Ed Martel, choreography by Maria Del Bagno and Timo Nunez –flamenco, featuring John Paul Batista and Jason Lyke and unforgettable songs Anywhere I Hang my Hat, Dance Gypsy, Play Gypsy, Habanera, Crimes of the Heart, Johnny Guitar, and more! For...

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LOS ANGELES ASIAN PACIFIC FILM FESTIVAL May 3 – May 12, 2018

LOS ANGELES ASIAN PACIFIC FILM FESTIVAL IS SET TO BRING AN INCREDIBLE COLLECTION OF ASIAN AND ASIAN PACIFIC AMERICAN FILMS CELEBRATING 34 YEARS BY PRESENTING 118 FILMS FROM ACROSS THE GLOBE FOR THE 2018 EDITION MAY 3 – MAY 12, 2018 FEST KICKS OFF ASIAN PACIFIC HERITAGE MONTH OF MAY WITH AWARD WINNING FILMS, WORLD PREMIERES, LOS ANGELES PREMIERES, AND MILESTONE FILM EVENTS HIGHLIGHTING COMMUNITIES WORLDWIDE OPENING NIGHT FEATURES THE LOS ANGELES PREMIERE OF THE  MULTIPLE SUNDANCE PRIZE WINNING FILM SEARCHING – DIRECTED BY ANEESH CHAGANTY AND STARRING JOHN CHO AND DEBRA MESSING THE CENTERPIECE  SECTION CELEBRATES TWO WORLD...

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Cesar Chavez Day 2018 – “If You Want To Remember Me, Organize!”

By Hipolito Navarrete, Managing Editor/Publisher “We cannot seek achievement for ourselves and forget about progress and prosperity for our community… Our ambitions must be broad enough to include the aspirations and needs of others, for their sakes and for our own.” – Cesar Chavez Cesar Chavez day is supposed to be celebrated on March 31 of every year, but as I sit here, I only found out because one of the school districts we work with is off. So what does this say about our commitment to memorialize those that fought for the rights of others, not much. This...

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“Roseanne – The Family That Looks Like Us, Lives Like Us…” Who is Us?”

By Hipolito Navarrete, Managing Editor/Publisher Roseanne Barr gets a call from Trump after the new iteration of her show airs, gets the relaunch of her show renewed after the pilot and even Dan, played by John Goodman is resurrected. What a Hollywood story, one that follows money, large audience means more advertising dollars, regardless of the message it puts out because they are producing a valuable product, which is more important to the networks, regardless of the message it sends. The trailer does not answer one question; who is us? At a recent screening, Sara Gilbert, who plays her...

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This President Lies And It Gives Cover To Those Doing The Damage

This president lies. There is no doubt that he thinks he is telling truths, but his whole life has been one of bombastic claims and hyperbole because he is a ring master. The Republicans that support and encourage his antics are now full aware that Trump has no other buttons, he says what others tell him he should say and does what he is told to do, even if he believes he may be doing something different. His supporters are getting the emotional satisfaction that someone is saying lofty things that regardless of their fallacy, it feels good. It...

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