“Alan K. Rode couldn’t think of a better way to celebrate the 22nd year of the Arthur Lyons Film Noir Festival than with a pair of names so integrally linked to it as Victoria and Victor Mature.

“Victoria Mature is supremely talented in her own right,” says Rode, who has produced the festival since 2008 following the death of its namesake founder. “And naturally, she wants to uphold the legacy of her father. She offered to perform her cabaret act as a fundraiser for the Cultural Center and the festival, which left me both overjoyed and humbled.”

Victoria will perform at 7 p.m. May 11 at the Palm Springs Cultural Center to kick-off the film festival, which runs May 12-15. Proceeds from the cabaret will benefit the film festival and the Cultural Center…”

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