Sunday, February 24, 2013
Donate canned goods to Operation Food Search and get to watch the Oscar ceremony for free at the Tivoli Theatre.
Want to watch the Oscars live tonight on the big screen? The Tivoli Theatre is hosting a free watch party tonight in the Delmar Loop. The event begins at 6 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 24, at the Tivoli. Admission is free and donations of non-perishable food items, canned and boxed goods, will be accepted for Operation Food Search, a leading hunger relief organization in the St. Louis region.
Friday, February 24, 2012
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Wednesday, July 27, 2011
Get your girlfriends together, let your hair down and enjoy dinner and drinks in The Loop.
Did you know that having close, platonic girlfriends can literally save a woman's life? A UCLA study on women's friendships found that study participants who had the most friends throughout a nine-year period reduced their risk of death by nearly 60 percent. The need for community with other women is built into our DNA, according to Shelly E. Taylor in her book The Tending Instinct. Taylor also points out that while men who marry are more likely to live longer than those who don't, marriage doesn't seem to have the same effect on women. There's not a notable difference between the lifespans of married women and single women—but women who have strong social ties with their girlfriends will statistically celebrate more birthdays than their …
Thursday, February 24, 2011
The Tivoli is holding an Oscar party on Sunday.
- Rob Levy
Thursday, February 24, 2011
People who love flicks will get their kicks Sunday at the Tivoli Theatre. That’s because the Tivoli and the St. Louis Film Critics Association are co-sponsoring a free Oscar Night party that will make everyone feel like a movie star. Oscar Night is like the Super Bowl for movie fans. In addition to recognizing the year’s best work in film, the 83rd Academy Awards will deliver some great speeches, crazy outfits, wonderful performances and outstanding tributes to the past year at the movies. Despite the ceremony’s lumbering length, people love the glamour and sophistication of getting gussied up and seeing the Oscars with several hundred other cinephiles. Since the Academy Awards have become a national event eagerly anticipated by movie …