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Finding His Hallmark Moment in the Desert

Director/writer Sam Irvin talks about shooting a Hallmark rom-com, "Sister of the Bride", in Greater Palm Springs and the book he wrote and published while quarantined.

Staff Report Arts & Entertainment, Current Digital

Director/writer Sam Irvin talks about shooting a Hallmark rom-com, “Sister of the Bride” in Greater Palm Springs and the book he wrote while quarantined.

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What’s in a Film Name?

For their time-bending romantic comedy starring Andy Samberg, the filmmakers behind Palm Springs found inspiration and a title — but not filming locations — in the Coachella Valley.

Derrik J. Lang Arts & Entertainment, Current Digital

For their romantic comedy starring Andy Samberg, the filmmakers behind “Palm Springs” found inspiration and a title – but not filming spots – in the desert.

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Keeping Arts Alive

Comic-writer Bruce Vilanch will help host a virtual fundraising event June 27 as part of an all-star cast of entertainers helping to raise money for the Palm Springs Unified School District performing arts programs.

Staff Report Arts & Entertainment, Current Digital

Comic-writer Bruce Vilanch will help host a virtual fundraising event to raise money for the Palm Springs Unified School District performing arts programs.

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Conversation Piece

Her experience with the SARS virus as a child left an indelible mark on filmmaker Haohao Yan, who created "The Speech" as a way to mark its impact on her life.

JIM POWERS Arts & Entertainment, Current Digital

Her experience with the SARS virus as a child left an indelible mark on filmmaker Haohao Yan, who created “The Speech” as a way to mark its impact on her life.

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Drive-in Ambition

The Palm Springs Cultural Center has purchased the equipment to turn its parking lot into a drive-in theater while it waits to open its indoor theaters closed due to the coronavirus pandemic.

JIM POWERS Arts & Entertainment, Current Digital

The Palm Springs Cultural Center has purchased the equipment to turn its parking lot into a drive-in theater while it waits to open its indoor theaters.

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Free Show

The Palm Springs International ShortFest had to cancel its in-person version due to the pandemic and go virtual, but you’re going to like the free price tag.

JIM POWERS Arts & Entertainment, Current Digital

The Palm Springs International ShortFest had to cancel its in-person version due to the pandemic and go virtual, but you’re going to like the free price tag.