Month: August 2015

Crimson Peak Fan Trivia: Charlie Hunnam

August 31, 2015 With the contest still going, we’re in the second week of the Crimson Peak’s Fan Trivia. You already began to get acquainted with Jessica Chastain‘s Lady Lucille Sharpe. This week we take a look at Charlie Hunnam. If your interested in entering the Fan Contest, you know where to go! October 2 is the deadline! Hunnam portrays Dr. Alan McMichael. He and Edith Cushing (Mia Wasikowska) have been friends since they were children. Alan wants more than friendship with Edith, but faces some stiff competition when Sir Thomas Sharpe (Tom Hiddleston) enters the picture. Here are five trivia questions about Mr. Hunnam…. This is not the first time Hunnam has work with Guillermo del Toro. Besides Crimson Peak, can you name the 2013 sci-fi film that featured out of this world monsters? Name the character Hunnam portrays in the FX drama Sons of Anarchy.                                                               …

Crimson Peak Fan Trivia Answers….Jessica Chastain

August 31, 2015 Morning! Yes, I know that Shadowbox is to return tomorrow September 1, but I wanted to reveal the answers to the first of trivia questions for Crimson Peak star Jessica Chastain.   1. Chastain attended the drama division of what prestigious performing arts conservatory? Julliard 2. In 2011, Chastain starred in six films. See if you can name three.  Here are the six films: Take Shelter, Coriolanus, Tree of Life, The Help, Wilde Salome, Texas Killing Fields. 3. In 2012, Chastain won a Golden Globe Award for her portrayal of a CIA Intelligent Analyst in this film…..Zero Dark Thirty 4. In what Marvel film was Chastain supposed to star in, but later dropped out due to scheduling conflict? Iron Man 3 5. She also worked on stage. In the 2009 stage production of William Shakespeare’s Othello Chastain was…..Desdemona There you go! I wanted to get your film brain a challenge. Let’s move on to the next set of trivia questions……       featured image courtesy of http://www.digitaltrends.com

Shadowbox on Hiatus…..Will Return in September

August 25, 2015 Hello! Just wanted to let you know that Shadowbox will be taking some time off, but don’t worry. The blog will be back in the beginning of September. When you run a blog by yourself, you get worn out a bit. Hopefully that will change soon! Enjoy the rest of August…see you in September! August 26 – 31, 2015 Will Return September 1.      featured image unknown

Crimson Peak Trivia: Jessica Chastain

August 24, 2015 Good Morning! The fan contest is still here and I’m going to keep campaigning to get everyone’s creative juices going. First things first, I’ve decided to do a trivia of the starring actors of the upcoming film Crimson Peak. Jessica Chastain plays Lady Lucille Sharpe, the sister to Sir Thomas Sharpe. Like her brother, I’m sure that Lady Lucille has secrets of her own….. I can’t wait to see her in this film! Let’s see if you know the actress behind the character. There are five trivia questions. 1. Chastain attended the drama division of what prestigious performing arts conservatory?  A – Julliard B – The American Academy of Dramatic Arts C – Royal Academy of Dramatic Art 2. In 2011, Chastain starred in six films. See if you can name three. 3. In 2012, Chastain won a Golden Globe Award for her portrayal of a CIA Intelligent Analyst in this film….. 4. In what Marvel film was Chastain supposed to star in, but later dropped out due to scheduling conflict? A …

Litscene Wednesday: A Poetry Festival in Florida!

August 19, 2015 Hello again! Now I’m sharing what’s going on in the world of literature, something stirring in Florida. Read on….. 12TH ANNUAL PALM BEACH POETRY FESTIVAL  In Delray Beach, Florida January 18 -23, 2016 Focus on your work with 8 of America’s most celebrated poets: Laure-Anne Bosselaar, Carl Dennis, Denise Duhamel, Carol Frost, Thomas Lux, Tom Sleigh, Mary Szybist, and Kevin Young. Six days of workshops, readings, craft talks, manuscript conferences, panel discussion, social events, and so much more. Special Guest: Robert Haas To join our mailing list and to apply, visit http://www.palmbeachpoetryfestival.org. If your interested, just go to the website. I’m not sharing this for my health. I’m giving you guys the opportunity to push your creativity forward! Enjoy the rest of your Wednesday and be blessed!       featured image courtesy of novelnovice.com  

Artscene Wednesday: Cace Gallery of Fine Art Seeking Artists…..

August 19, 2015 Good Morning all! Wednesday is here. Time to share about juried shows and gallery settings….. CACE GALLERY OF FINE ART SEEKING ARTISTS FOR GROUP EXHIBITION: MANDALA Morgan Community College’s CACE Gallery of Fine Art in Fort Morgan, CO, is seeking multiple artists for a group exhibito-Mandala-for our Summer 2016 exhibition. Mandala artworks may represent sacred or secular imagery and traditional or contemporary interpretations in any medium. Deadline to apply is December 31, 2015. We review applications in January 2016.  Each artist may enter up to ten entries for consideration. Please visit our website for more information and to apply online. We do not accept applications through post. Visit http://www.morgancc.edu/about-mcc/community-connections/cace/gallery. There is one more post, so please check back!       featured image unknown  

Summer Spotlight Artist: Saulius

August 17, 2015 Hello again. Just a reminder that Saulius has been Shadowbox’s Summer Spotlight Artist for this year. Here is the post: Summer Spotlight Artist: Saulius. I do apologize for the photos, but if you want to see more of his work just go to the website included in the post. Enjoy your day, be blessed and don’t forget about Crimson Peak Fan Contest 2015!     featured image courtesy of Saulius