Feeling the Music of Moana with Opetaia Foa’i and Te Vaka – #MoanaEvent

Opetaia Foa‘i is the founder and lead singer of Te Vaka, is a winner of numerous world music awards, including the Senior Pacific Artist award for his contribuon to Pacific music. I participated in the Moana Press Event in Santa Monica and enjoyed listening to him talk about his involvement with the music in Moana. Opetaia enjoyed working with the musical team of Lin-Manual Miranda and Mark Mancina on the music for Moana.  He said that Lin is very good with lyrics and directing and Mark {Read More}

Interview with Lucy Dahl – #TheBFGBlurray

Our blogger group had the opportunity to interview Lucy Dahl, daughter of author Ronald Dahl.  The interview took place at the beautiful and historic Culver hotel. We were treated to a fun brunch of fruit spears, waffles, mini quiche muffins, and fruit tarts. The tables were full of the BFG’s dream jars too! It was a pleasure hearing stories about her childhood and her beloved BFG. What parts of the book are not in the film that you would have liked {Read More}