June 17, 2009
Send DATEBOOK items to Burbank Leader, 221 N. Brand Blvd., 2nd Floor, Glendale, CA 91203 or fax to (818) 241-1975. Submissions must be received two weeks before publication. ? THURSDAY Alternative pop/rock artist Jody Whitesides will perform from 8 to 11 p.m. at Left Coast Wine Bar, 117 Harvard St., Glendale. The Los Angeles-based musician will perform his new hit single ?Hero Unexpected.? There is no cover charge. For more information on the musician, visit www.jodywhitesides.
July 22, 2009
Los Angeles is a place known for its celebrity-driven star-power but not known for the star-power that forms beautiful constellations in the night sky. Due to the pollution produced by the daily grind of urban living, the L.A. sky is not one that is conducive to viewing the splendor of the Milky Way. But for those of us out there who crave a little astronomical entertainment, Glendale offers an awe-inspiring alternative. Along the 1500 block of Verdugo sits Glendale Community College.
June 9, 2007
J. Walt Adamczyk has created computer software that allows him to paint pictures and create music with strokes of his pen. He will kick off a series of hour-long performances of his immersive 3-D, real-time animation on Friday at the Glendale Community College Digital Planetarium. Adamczyk has taken what he learned while earning his degree in experimental animation from CalArts and combined it with his computer knowledge to create a live animation show. He has produced software that interfaces with Digital Sky II technology created by New Hampshire-based Sky-Skan Inc. It allows him to interactively create performances for 180-degree, full-dome digital theaters, he said.
November 11, 2009
Tennessee Williams? ?A Streetcar Named Desire,? directed by Jeanette D. Farr, is continuing in the Glendale Community College Auditorium Mainstage Theatre this weekend. The theater arts department production starts at 8 p.m. Thursday through Saturday and 2 p.m. Sunday. One of Williams? most famous plays, the characters of ?Streetcar? are well-known to theater and classic movie fans. The delusional Blanche has moved in with her sister Stella and Stella?s macho husband, Stanley, in the couple?