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By Eric Silver

July 2, 1998 | 8:00 pm

Richard Strauss's opera "Salome" had its Israeli premiere grave;re in Tel Aviv this month. Strauss, who died in 1949,served, however briefly, as a cultural official in Adolf Hitler'sNazi... read full article

  • Broadside Ballads

    June 25, 1998 | 8:00 pm

    Klein says that he's surprised and hurt by the backlash. "McCarthyism is the use of state power against people without evidence," he says. "All I've done is to hold people accountable for their words and ideas. That's the role of a watchdog. ADL does...

  • The Soundtrack for Life and Love

    By Orit Arfa

    May 21, 1998 | 8:00 pm

    That fact alone could explain David Broza's swiftrise to the top of Israeli pop charts in the 1970s and '80s, whenBroza could not walk in the street without being mobbed by swooningfans.

    But Broza is also a richly talented singer/songwriter. If his looks are Baldwin-esque, his music...

  • Musical and Comic Legends

    By William Yelles

    May 14, 1998 | 8:00 pm

    "Rhapsody in Blue: The George Gershwin Story," withRobert Alda as Gershwin and Joan Leslie as a fictional loveinterest.

    If all you knew about composer George Gershwin washis body of work -- "An American in Paris," "Rhapsody in Blue,""Porgy and Bess," plus countless enduring melodies...

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  • The Movies’ Music Man

    By Carvin Knowles

    April 2, 1998 | 7:00 pm

    Composer Elmer Bernstein . Photo by Peter Halmagyi

     

    The list of films for which Elmer Bernstein haswritten orchestral scores reads like a roll call of cinema's all-timeclassics: "The Ten Commandments," "The Age of Innocence," "TheMagnificent Seven," "Ghostbusters," "To Kill A...

  • Spectator

    By Diane Arieff

    March 12, 1998 | 7:00 pm

    Attorney GerrySchubert may be a relatively familiar face in Orange County; alongtime resident of Yorba Linda and a member at Mission Viejo'sCongregation Eilat, Schubert is actively involved in JewishFederation projects. But, soon, he may become better known for therelease of his...

  • From Operaman to Leading Man

    By Naomi Pfefferman

    February 12, 1998 | 7:00 pm

    From Operaman to Leading Man

    In 'The Wedding Singer,' Adam Sandlerproves he can carry a tune and a movie

    By Naomi Pfefferman,Senior Writer

    Above, Adam Sandler (center) stars as Robbie inThe Wedding Singer and Adam Sandler as a child,taken from the coverof his cassette 'What the Hell...

  • Bulgarian Rhapsody

    By Larry Gordon

    February 12, 1998 | 6:59 pm

    The exterior of the 1909 Central Synagogue inSofia. Below, Robert Djerassi, a Bulgarian official of the "JewishJoint" agency on a stairway of the Jewish Community Center with astar of David as part of the rail design

    Photos by Larry Gordon

    When I was asked to teach at a...

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