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Alice in Wonderland

Alan Rickman's Voice Lives On In 'Alice Through The Looking Glass' Teaser

The Huffington Post | Cole Delbyck | Posted 02.02.2016 | Entertainment

Alan Rickman will be remembered for many things, but his voice will live on forever. The last film the beloved English actor completed before his unti...

Lewis Carroll Nails the Iowa Caucuses

James Heffernan | Posted 02.02.2016 | Politics
James Heffernan

Five candidates now claim victory in the Iowa caucuses. You might not think anyone could have predicted these results, but they were brilliantly foreseen just over 150 years ago, when Lewis Carroll wrote Alice in Wonderland.

America Down the Rabbit Hole and Through the Looking Glass

Sezin Koehler | Posted 12.09.2015 | Politics
Sezin Koehler

Just days after returning to the U.S. a story broke an hour south of where I was living in Florida, involving a naked man eating the face off another in a shocking attack of cannibalism like The Walking Dead come to life. Toto, I don't think I'm in Europe anymore.

4 Critical Life Lessons From 4 Works of Literature

Meira Bienstock | Posted 12.10.2015 | Books
Meira Bienstock

Life is a chaotic carousel constantly spinning and it's our job to learn how to grab ahold of the moving poles because the carousel never stops. Years are spent grieving, years are spent falling in love, years are spent working and chasing dreams, and some years are spent in such pain, you have practically fallen off the carousel.

It's an Accessible Life: My 24-Hour Journey

Sally Swanson | Posted 11.24.2015 | Healthy Living
Sally Swanson

Snippet Park: Remember those words. Thinking differently sure makes the world a more friendly and accessible place. And the experience I felt straig...

Death Through the Lens of Alice in Wonderland

Pamela Hale | Posted 11.20.2015 | GPS for the Soul
Pamela Hale

Illustration by Peter Newell, in Alice's Adventures in Wonderland and Through the Looking Glass, Charles E. Tuttle Company, Inc., 1968 When was the...

Prairie-oke Returns to the Cavern Club: A Q&A With Little House's Alison Arngrim

Xaque Gruber | Posted 11.12.2015 | Los Angeles
Xaque Gruber

Inspired by TV's Little House On The Prairie, writer/director Dane Whitlock's outrageous parody, Prairie-oke, won raves during its 2013 premiere at Silver Lake's Cavern Club (incidentally L.A.'s best underground theatre space).

See The Magical Character Posters For 'Alice Through The Looking Glass'

The Huffington Post | Julia Brucculieri | Posted 11.08.2015 | Entertainment

The new character posters for "Alice Through The Looking Glass" are here -- and they're just as magical as you'd expect.  Disney shared the image...

Happy Halloween!

Trisha de Borchgrave | Posted 10.29.2015 | Style
Trisha de Borchgrave

As much as Halloween reminds me of the thoroughly grim moments of being lost, bewildered and a wooden orphan in Pinocchio, it just might be a welcome celebration to further strengthen our resolve to live through alarming times, real or imagined.

7 More Ways to Add Vigor to Your Vita

Jill L. Ferguson | Posted 10.07.2015 | GPS for the Soul
Jill L. Ferguson

During the past three summers I've spoken at conferences in Mediterranean countries. While the supper hour is later than by American standards, Italia...

"Selling Out": A Premiere and Interview with Duncan Sheik, Plus Introducing Darlingside, and Exclusives by Jaye Bartell and Hugh Cornwell

Mike Ragogna | Posted 09.20.2015 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

Duncan, your new song "Selling Out" is a preview of your upcoming album, Legerdemain, with another track, "Half A Room" already having premiered. First off, what was the mission with Legerdemain?

Disney Unveils First Posters For 'Alice Through The Looking Glass'

The Huffington Post | Lily Karlin | Posted 08.15.2015 | Entertainment

We're all mad (excited) here. On Friday Disney teased two posters on Facebook for its upcoming film "Alice Through The Looking Glass," a sequel t...

Lewis Carroll Was Not on Drugs, and Other Surprising Facts About Alice in Wonderland

Van Winkle's | Posted 07.07.2015 | Books
Van Winkle's

Carroll's diaries make no mention of drugs. We know that he occasionally enjoyed a glass of sherry and may have taken opiate-infused drug Laudanum (which was readily available to everyone in the 1860s). Other than that, there's nothing connecting Alice and drugs.

July 4 and Alice: The Wonderlands of Freedom

Randee Mia Berman | Posted 07.06.2015 | Books
Randee Mia Berman

In the middle of the terrace barbecue, I was thinking about Alice, Thomas Jefferson, Jefferson Airplane, and the White Rabbit, all marching to the tune of their own inner fife and drummers. All in the name of Independence.

Tokyo Disney Resort to Get Frozen

Gail Nakada | Posted 05.28.2015 | Travel
Gail Nakada

Oriental Land Company Ltd., which operates Tokyo Disneyland and Tokyo DisneySea, is breaking ground on expansive new themed areas for both Disney parks.

The Surprising Links Between 'The Big Lebowski' and 'Alice In Wonderland'

The Huffington Post | Andy McDonald | Posted 05.22.2015 | Comedy

Walter ... walrus ... whoa. So you've seen "The Big Lebowski" dozens of times. You loved "Alice in Wonderland" when you were a kid -- and you loved...

Neverland

Marcia Liss | Posted 05.14.2015 | Comedy
Marcia Liss

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Village Sets Jam Tart Record At A Sweet Alice In Wonderland Celebration

The Huffington Post | Cameron Keady | Posted 05.05.2015 | Good News

A Welsh village took a tumble down the rabbit hole last week, and returned with a delightfully sweet prize. Llandudno, a seaside town in northern ...

Disney's Cinderella Does $70 Million in First Weekend, Yet Leaves Money on the Table

Gene Del Vecchio | Posted 05.16.2015 | Entertainment
Gene Del Vecchio

As a marketer, strategist, story consultant, and sometimes novelist who specializes in entertainment, I can both cheer the accomplishment of Cinderella and be disappointed at the opportunity lost.

Susanna Mälkki Conducts the Los Angeles Philharmonic in 'Alice in Wonderland' at Walt Disney Concert Hall

Laurence Vittes | Posted 04.28.2015 | Arts
Laurence Vittes

Presented in collaboration with LA Opera, the production is directed by Netia Jones, combining illustrations, live action, interactive animated projections, costumes and choreography. The buzz is intense; tickets are impossible to get for the two performances Friday and Saturday nights.

The 20 Greatest Movie Songs Robbed of Oscar Nominations

Xaque Gruber | Posted 04.24.2015 | Entertainment
Xaque Gruber

Fifty years ago, Shirley Bassey's Goldfinger, arguably the greatest James Bond theme of all, and one of the most explosive musical compositions in the history of cinema missed winning the Academy Award for Best Song -- in fact, it missed a nomination altogether.

Let's Rank Everybody

Alan Singer | Posted 04.04.2015 | Education
Alan Singer

Politicians like Andrew Cuomo and Arne Duncan are very excited about using data collection for teachers and Schools of Education. Here are my recommendations for ranking other professions and people as well.

Deflategate is Alice in Wonderland

James Meyerson | Posted 03.31.2015 | Sports
James Meyerson

Until all the facts are known, the media's news-entertainment industry should leave the story alone. It should stop cheating the public by presenting the story as a serious news story about "cheating" rather than the entertainment story it is.

Movie Review: Big Eyes ...of the Beholder

Marshall Fine | Posted 02.22.2015 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

At heart, Big Eyes is a just a drama about a codependent relationship that strays into abusiveness, in which the wife finally finds the strength to ...

Midnight Tea Party in Los Angeles on 12/20

Morena Duwe | Posted 02.21.2015 | Entertainment
Morena Duwe

On Saturday, December 20th, Hold:Space presented a Midnight Tea Party with musical acts Pumpkin, Tara Brooks, Cameron St. Denis, LampShady, Leorosa, Coyoti and many more.