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Academy Award Winner & ‘Star Wars’ Model Maker Lorne Peterson Hosts Series at Exploratorium

Academy Award Winner & ‘Star Wars’ Model Maker Lorne Peterson Hosts Series at Exploratorium

The Exploratorium is introducing a new “Made for Movies” series with visual effects wizard Lorne Peterson. Peterson is an Academy Award-winning artist best-known for his work as a modeler for Industrial Light & Magic (ILM). He was originally hired by George Lucas back in 1975 and has…

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Theater Premiers: Shinsai, Scorched & The Right Thing

Theater Premiers: Shinsai, Scorched & The Right Thing

This week’s best theater events include the opening of The Right Thing, closing of of Scorched, and a unique first anniversary theater benefit for Japan.

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Literary Events: Love and Struggle, Go Fish, Connectome & More

Literary Events: Love and Struggle, Go Fish, Connectome & More

This week’s best literary events include readings from David Gilbert, Mr. Fish, Maureen McHugh, Broke-Ass Stuart, and Sebastian Seung.

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