Dinner and a Movie: Unbroken and Brown Sugar

I don’t think I have been to the AMC Westwood Movie Theater in years.  It got horribly dumpy but they got their shit together somewhat and threw in a bar, and comfy reclining seats in the theater.  The lobby and concessions still need help but the theater and seating were cool enough.  The movie this…

Cleveland Foundation Keeps on Giving in 2015

I think the last time I went to see the Cleveland Orchestra play at Severance Hall was for a very young Evgeny Kissin as the featured soloist.  I am beyond excited to be their guest this weekend. This concert juxtaposes works from two very different musical perspectives — the classical weight and proportions of Mozart’s…