Archive for the ‘Entertainment’ Category

Hedwig and the Angry Inch

By Ross Kolde and Aimee Musser Waiting for a play to start is a bit like waking up from a dreamless sleep. Reality had ceased, and is about to reassert itself again, but stranger, more pronounced. With this version of Hedwig, you awaken to an apocalypse; a derelict car, and the outline of a mushroom...
February 23rd, 2017 | Entertainment, Theater | Read More

“Winners” at Morrison Hotel Gallery at the Sunset Marquis Hotel

Cover photo- Cuba Gooding Jr. takes time to pose with his date at the Sunset Marquis. Seen in the background is Ross Kolde, Scoop LA journalist. Inside photo- Arsenio Hall(L) with Actress Bai Ling (C) and Artist Tim White. Photo by Zach Whitford. Hosted by Whoopi Goldberg and Julian Lennon, the stars...
February 15th, 2017 | Columnists, Entertainment | Read More

PPN Throws Birthday Party for Jayne Kennedy Overton

Cover photo- Jayne Kennedy Overton(R) with television icon Marla Gibbs. Inside Photo-Jayne Kennedy-Overton(C) takes time to pose with friends Kathleen Bradley-Redd(L) and Freda Payne (R). Photos by The Scoop LA. By Buddy Sampson Jayne Kennedy Overton, who was a groundbreaking broadcaster in the formerly...
October 31st, 2016 | Entertainment, Sports | Read More

JOHNNY BRITT DEBUTS CD PROJECT, “MARVIN MEETS MILES”

Cover photo- Johnny Britt excels on both vocals and trumpet. Photo by Paul Batson. Inside photo- A moving moment at the Catalina in Hollywood, where Britt debuted his project, "Marvin Meets Miles," was when he invited his son, Josh Britt(R) to perform with him on stage with him. The audience...
June 16th, 2016 | Entertainment, Jazz N LA | Read More

Estelle for Humanity Presents The 15th Annual Honor Thy Father Awards Dinner June 19th

Cover and Inside Photo: Estelle for Humanity and entertainment icon Ron Brewington (R) will be presenting the 15th Annual "Honor Thy Father" Awards Dinner on Sunday, June 19th. Pictured left is Corri Bailey. For tickets and more information, please visit www.honorthyfatherawards.com. or click...
June 14th, 2016 | Community News, Entertainment, News | Read More

The Grammy-NAMM Show Connection

Cover Photo: The phenomenal Chaka Khan at NAMM Show 2016. Inside photo: Singer, songwriter, producer Stevie Wonder owns 25 Grammy Awards. He attended 2016 NAMM Show to, among other things, check out the latest music recording software, hardware and audio technology. Photo by Jesse Grant/Getty Images...
February 15th, 2016 | Entertainment | Read More

NAMM 2016

Cover photo: NAMM impresses each year at the Anaheim Convention Center, with products for the most discerning musician. Photo by Getty Images for NAMM. Inside photo. Questlove. (Photo by Jesse Grant/Getty Images for NAMM) By Angela Johnson and Elise “Hollywood” Evans The 2016 NAMM  Show...
February 2nd, 2016 | Business and Lifestyle, Entertainment | Read More

PR Maven Charmaine Blake Holds Birthday Bash

Cover photo- Charmaine Blake. PR Maven Charmaine Blake of Charmaine PR held a birthday bash at Fork Restaurant in West Hollywood. Pictured above is Jacob Diamond, (L) Charmaine Blake (C) and Fork’s Syreeta. Seen at the bash were several celebrities, including model actress Kimmarie Johnson. Charmaine...
January 21st, 2016 | Community News, Entertainment | Read More

Mamie Hansberry visits Kentwood Players Production of Lorraine Hansberry’s “A RAISIN IN THE SUN”

Cover Photo - The cast of Kentwood Players' production of "A RAISIN IN THE SUN" by Lorraine Hansberry. Inside photo - Mamie Hansberry, sister of Lorraine Hansberry. Photos by Shari Barrett WESTCHESTER, CA –Kentwood Players proudly welcomed Mamie Hansberry, the sister of “A RAISIN...
January 19th, 2016 | Community News, Entertainment, Events, Theater | Read More

47TH NAACP IMAGE AWARDS NOMINEES ANNOUNCED

Cover photo - TIKA SUMPTER (The Haves and the Have Nots) at the 47th NAACP Image Award nominee announcement. Inside photo: DANIELLE NICOLET & GUILLERMO DIAZ. (Photos by Kim Webster) BEVERLY HILLS, CA – Tuesday, December 8, 2015, was a morning of anticipation at the Paley Center for Media as camera...
January 3rd, 2016 | Entertainment, Events, Kim's Kronicles | Read More