May at Lynn Museum / LynnArts

May Day: An international labor poster exhibit Stephen Lewis’s new exhibit of labor posters  will open on Wednesday, May 1st.  Mr. Lewis, a former union executive, has been collecting these…

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A Dog’s Journey

Film review by Steve Duffy – This sequel to the 2017, A Dog’s Purpose, which is based on a book by W. Bruce Cameron, is a sentimental dog treat.  Bailey (voiced again by Josh Gad) is living the good life on the Michigan farm of his “boy,” Ethan (Dennis Quaid) and Ethan’s wife Hannah (Marg…

Interview with Mud Morganfield, son of Muddy Waters

Mud Morganfield will be at 9 Wallis in Beverly Saturday, May 18, 2019, doors 7pm. By Blake Maddux – Blues aficionados will instantly recognize that Larry Morganfield’s last name is the same as the real one of one of the 20th century’s most venerated musicians. The fact he performs under the name Mud Morganfield should…

5 Questions: Kristina Kuzmic

Kuzmic in Donut Slippers

To purchase tickets to see Kristina Kuzmic May 17th at the Lynn Auditorium visit, www.lynnauditorium.com 5 Questions is a series by Steve Duffy – Kristina Kuzmic is a cheerleader for her fellow humans. It’s not something she ever anticipated doing, but after immigrating to America from Croatia during the war in her homeland and later…

May at Lynn Museum / LynnArts

May Day: An international labor poster exhibit Stephen Lewis’s new exhibit of labor posters  will open on Wednesday, May 1st.  Mr. Lewis, a former union executive, has been collecting these posters for almost 30 years and will be displaying about 50 of his favorites. Don’t miss this interesting exhibit. It runs from May 1st through…

Long Shot

Long Shot Film review by Steve Duffy – Who would have thought that Seth Rogen and Charlize Theron would make the perfect pair? Fred Flarsky (Seth Rogen) is a gifted and free-spirited journalist with an affinity for trouble. Charlotte Field (Charlize Theron) is one of the most influential women in the world. Smart, sophisticated, and…

5 Questions: Bernadette Peters

5 Questions is a series by Steve Duffy – Throughout her illustrious career, three-time Tony Award recipient Bernadette Peters has dazzled audiences and critics with her performances on stage and television, in concert, and on recordings. She also enjoys a career which boasts an impressive list of television credits, including Amazon Prime’s highly popular “Mozart…

Saxophonist Deric Dyer Coming to 9 Wallis

Interview by Blake Maddux – When asked if he always planned to make a living as a saxophone player, Deric Dyer replies, “I don’t think that most musicians think about that. Because if you really did think about it, you’d be nuts to take this up.” Luckily, Dyer didn’t let any second-guessing stop him from…

5 Questions: Richard Pryor, Jr.

5 Questions is a series by Steve Duffy – Richard Pryor, Jr Announces the Publication of IN A PRYOR LIFE: Richard, Jr.’s self-proclaimed “Freakish Life” paralleled his famous father’s and namesake in many ways. A Peoria whorehouse, abuse, alcohol and drug addition, as well as frequent bad decisions. However, he survived. And that’s what his…

Disneynature’s Penguins

Disneynature’s Penguins Film review by Steve Duffy – Disneynature’s all-new feature film Penguins is a coming-of-age story about an Adélie penguin named Steve who joins millions of fellow males in the icy Antarctic spring on a quest to build a suitable nest, find a life partner and start a family. None of it comes easily for…

Lynn Community TV Wins Two National Video Awards

Coverage of Beyond Walls Mural Festival & Olympic boxing team hopefuls earn LCTV awards Story below: From Lynn Community Television –  Lynn, MA – Lynn Community Television (LCTV) is proud to announce that they have won two awards from the Alliance for Community Media’s Hometown Media Awards. This is the second consecutive year LCTV has…

5 Questions: Derek Hough

5 Questions is a series by Steve Duffy – Emmy Award winning and New York Times Best-Selling author Derek Hough, the only six-time champion in franchise history of the hit ABC show Dancing with the Stars, started dancing in his hometown of Salt Lake City, UT, at age 11. Just one year later, he moved…

Big Apple Circus

Big Apple Circus Review by Steve Duffy – With next week being school vacation, this is the perfect time to run away and join the circus. The Big Apple Circus tent is set up at the North Shore Mall and ready to give you and your family a few hours of exciting entertainment. Stephanie Monseu…