1930s imperial propaganda: How star-studded
The Indian Express1930s imperial propaganda: How star-studded western films justified British colonialismThe Indian ExpressThe Rains Came, starring Hollywood actors Myrna Loy, George Brent and Tyrone Power, projected a new image of the British Empire in relation to the colonised: as one of a development partnership led by the Indian monarchs moral patronage and ...
Posted on 5 August 2017 | 8:21 am
INDIANA COUNTY ENTERTAINMENT CENTER -
Indiana GazetteINDIANA COUNTY ENTERTAINMENT CENTERIndiana GazetteThe Jimmy Stewart Museum, 835 Philadelphia St., Indiana, will present“Wife Vs. Secretary,” starring Stewart, Clark Gable and Myrna Loy. Gable plays a magazine publisher beloved by his wife, Loy, who hires a sexy secretary (Jean Harlow) to help him with ...
Posted on 3 August 2017 | 7:18 pm
Around the Town for Aug. 3 - Helena
Helena Independent RecordAround the Town for Aug. 3Helena Independent RecordParsonsfield will perform jam-grass with "blistering five-part harmonies" at the Myrna Loy Center on Thursday, Aug. 3 at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $20 and are available at the Myrna Loy Center, 15 N. Ewing St., 443-0287 or online at myrnaloycenter.com.
Posted on 3 August 2017 | 6:03 am
ArtsWatch Weekly: ice, ice, baby - Oregon
Oregon ArtsWatchArtsWatch Weekly: ice, ice, babyOregon ArtsWatchCary Grant and Myrna Loy will be heating up the screen, but not the air temp, on Thursday evening in the 1937 screwball comedy classic The Awful Truth. Museums, as you know, are carefully temperature-controlled to protect the artwork from the elements.
Posted on 1 August 2017 | 6:04 pm
Almanac - Herald and News
Herald and NewsAlmanacHerald and NewsTODAY'S BIRTHDAYS: Frederic Auguste Bartholdi (1834-1904), sculptor; Jack Warner (1892-1978), film executive; Myrna Loy (1905-1993), actress; Shimon Peres (1923-2016), Israeli president; James Baldwin (1924-1987), writer; Carroll O'Connor ...
Posted on 1 August 2017 | 1:48 am
Tibetans in Exile’ exhibit opens in
The Tibetan Children’s Education Foundation (TCEF) will exhibit a series of photographs entitled “Tibetans in Exile” at the Myrna Loy Center’s Jailhouse Gallery through the month of September, with an opening reception Friday, Sept. 11 from 5:30-8 ...
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 11:03 am
Time to get control of lake water for
The dazzling brick-topped newcomers range from the true fiery red of Greer Garson to the Titian Glory of Lana Turner to the duskier red glints of Maureen O’Hara and Mary Martin, Myrna Loy, Barbara Stanwyck, Jeanette Macdonald, Sara Bernhardt, Anne ...
Posted on 25 August 2015 | 3:42 am
Maureen O'Hara and the Road to the Academy
Like Myrna Loy and Edward G. Robinson, I had felt, Maureen O’Hara could be among the few defining Golden Age actors to receive an Honorary Oscar without having been previously nominated. I was flabbergasted when I first learned that O’Hara had moved to ...
Posted on 20 August 2015 | 7:27 am
Columnist: Thought of the Day — Political
Gary Grant and Myrna Loy. Etiquette and civility were de rigueur. It was a period protected by a political system that reflected mainstream America. Today, many idealize those years and look back on that time with longing fondness. But conformity hid an ...
Posted on 20 August 2015 | 5:06 am
After 24 years, live performances return to
The theater company was incorporated in 1891, eventually counting Myrna Loy, Cecil B. de Mille, Grace Kelly and Sarah Bernhardt among its headliners. Denver local Douglas Fairbanks famously swept the stage as a youth and became a company member in 1906.
Posted on 19 August 2015 | 4:10 pm