A Star Is Born

Film review by Steve Duffy – In this new take on the tragic love story, Bradley Cooper plays seasoned musician Jackson Maine, who discovers–and falls in love with–struggling artist Ally (Gaga). She has just about given up on her dream to make it big as a singer… until Jack coaxes her into the spotlight. But…

October at Lynn Museum / LynnArts

*sponsored Here’s a rundown of what’s happening at Lynn Museum / LynnArts the month of October, 2018 – Meet the Artists Reception for Shadows & Light, October 13, 4-6:30pm MESA Want to learn more about our temporary World War I exhibit? On Wednesday, October 10 at 12 noon, Lynn Museum Collections Manager Susan Baker Leavitt…

5 Questions: Drew Anthony as Dean Martin

To purchase tickets to see Drew Anthony perform as Dean Martin at the Lynn Auditorium on October 20th, visit www.lynnauditorium.com 5 Questions is a series by Steve Duffy – Drew Anthony is an internationally-known musician, singer, and instructor. Since receiving his B.F.A. in jazz voice performance, the New Haven   Connecticut- born entertainer has established…

Jekyll & Hyde

Theatre review by Steve Duffy – Broadway’s Gothic musical thriller about Dr. Henry Jekyll (played by Tony-Nominee Constantine Maroulis), who accidentally creates a potion that changes him into a murderous alter ego, Edward Hyde. Jekyll must figure out a way to stop the uncontrollable violent transformations before it results in deadly consequences for his fiancée,…

5 Questions: Bush Moukarzel, author of Hamnet

5 Questions is a series by Steve Duffy – William Shakespeare had one son: Hamnet. The young boy never knew his famous father, but in this riveting tour-de-force from Ireland, Shakespeare’s only son finally takes center stage. How do our dreams impact our families? Do adults really have it all figured out? Or are we…

Photos of the G.A.R. Restoration Celebration

The City of Lynn and volunteers are trying to secure grants and raise funds for a restoration of one of the city’s great treasures, the Grand Army of the Republic Museum. On Saturday, September 22, 2018 it was open as part of Essex County Trails and Sails for tours, and a block party was thrown…

Dungeon Rock Pirate Day 2018

This year’s Dungeon Rock Pirate Day takes place October 13, 11am to 2:30pm at the Pennybrook Rd. entrance to Lynn Woods. Tours of Dungeon Rock every 10 minutes Concession stand & souvenirs Walk along a mile journey and encounter groups of pirates who will engage youngsters in entertaining pirate activities This non-scary event is appropriate…

Champions of Magic

Review by Steve Duffy – You won’t believe your eyes when the “Champions of Magic” take the stage and perform their amazing acts! The 5 world-class illusionists that make up the Champions of Magic come to the USA for the first time following 4 years touring the UK with sold out shows, rave reviews and…

Floyd Fest ’18 at Walnut Street Cafe Saturday

sponsored Saturday, September 22, 2018 at 8pm is Floyd Fest at Walnut Street Cafe, 157 Walnut Street in Lynn   The mostly-acoustic event features performances by: NICK ZAINO KEVIN ROBBINS CAMERON CROSS JOHN COPP DICKY KRAUS SYD BACON Local coupons from Money Mailer!

5 Questions: Linda Gray

5 Questions is a series by Steve Duffy – Linda Gray is an award-winning actress, an accomplished director, a former United Nations Goodwill Ambassador and one of the world’s most recognized and admired stars. Her award-winning portrayal of ‘Sue Ellen’, in the blockbuster TV series “Dallas”, brought her worldwide stardom and critical acclaim earning her…