After a screening of “Rise of the Planet of the Apes” (opening Aug. 5), my husband, Ron Magid, and I, were discussing Rupert Wyatt’s new film as Jewish parable – specifically a retelling of the biblical story of Moses—with Eric Greene, the Southern California regional...
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Tag: Charlton Heston
August 3, 2011 | 2:47 pm
May 1, 2008 | 6:00 pmBeit T'Shuvah
I would like to thank you for printing "Rescuing Jewish Addicts -- A Day in the Life at Beit T'Shuvah" by Roberto Loiederman (April 25).
The article is so well written, and it's so important that our community knows that an agency of our Federation is serving those...
April 10, 2008 | 6:00 pm
December 9, 1999 | 7:00 pmThree days before its festive rededication ceremony (see story on page 10), the Skirball Cultural Center received some unrequested publicity when it hosted actor Charlton Heston for an evening of poetry and Shakespearean readings.
The Progressive Jewish Alliance of Los Angeles...
December 9, 1999 | 7:00 pmEveryone knows Charlton Heston; or at least who he is: movie star and president of the National Rifle Association.
It was the inability to separate one persona from the other that made some patrons unhappy last week when he gave a reading (Dec. 2) at the Skirball Cultural Center....