Oscars Watch Party at The Loft

EUGENE, Ore. — People strolled into The Loft at The Turtles Bar and Grill in their finest suits and dresses to watch the 86th Academy Awards. Viewers say being able to dress up and walk down a red carpet to watch the awards show makes them feel like they’re part of the event. From the … Continue reading »

Willamalane Hosts Oscars Watch Party

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — Local movie fans got a chance to get dressed up and walk the red carpet Sunday. Willamalane teamed up with KEZI 9 News to host an Academy Awards watch party that brought Hollywood glitz and the VIP treatment to Oregon. Attendees walked the red carpet, signed autographs and even ran into the … Continue reading »

Local Theater Produces ‘Les Mis’

EUGENE, Ore. — With its epic story, famous songs and pile of Oscars, “Les Miserables” is as much of a force to be reckoned with as its protagonist, Jean Valjean. “It’s one of the modern classics of musical theater,” said Actors Cabaret executive producer Jim Roberts. The classic made the jump from the huge stages … Continue reading »

Orchestrator Calls Eugene Home

EUGENE, Ore. — The first four minutes of the movie “Up” are like a movie within a movie; they capture the essence of love, despite the characters hardly uttering a word. Viewers were mesmerized as an entire lifetime passed before their eyes in just a few short, fleeting moments. They watched as the characters Carl … Continue reading »