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Saturday, August 6, 2022

Henry V – National Theatre Live by Pauline Adamek

Club music, flashing lights and illicit drug use – it’s not your typical opening to a Shakespearian play, by any means. This is the National Theatre’s Henry V, staged at the Donmar War…

SOURCE: Arts Beat LA at 06:18PM
Friday, August 5, 2022

Cosmic Sounds at the Mount Wilson Observatory by Pauline Adamek

Cosmic Sounds – a special event happening at the Mount Wilson Observatory this Summer combines art and music with the constellations. Sound Artist Michael Brewster. Within Sound: T…

SOURCE: Arts Beat LA at 07:24PM
Monday, August 1, 2022

Summer concerts! by Pauline Adamek

SUMMER 2022 JAZZ, FUNK, BLUES AND MORE AT THE HOLLYWOOD BOWL AND THE FORD The fun and music continues this Summer, with amazing concerts scheduled for the Hollywood Bowl and the Ford Amph…

SOURCE: Arts Beat LA at 10:18PM

WeHo’s weekly open mic @ Micky’s by Pauline Adamek

Micky’s hosts month-long literary festival & $500 slam competition Do you have what it takes to get published? This August and September, WeHo’s weekly open mic (The Mic, Tuesdays…

SOURCE: Arts Beat LA at 07:07PM
Wednesday, July 13, 2022

Burning up the Pantages stage – “Moulin Rouge! The Musical” reviewed by Pauline Adamek

Calling all soul sistas! Dramatic and stylish—Baz Luhrmann, Catherine Martin and Craig Pearce’s visually splendid musical movie from 2001 has been faithfully adapted for the stage, and t…

SOURCE: Arts Beat LA at 10:48PM
Sunday, July 3, 2022

The cringe musical “Dear Evan Hansen” reviewed by Pauline Adamek

Cringe-factor is extremely high in this modern musical, now playing at the Ahmanson Theatre until July 31, 2022. The production returns to the Ahmanson following its record-breaking sold-out…

SOURCE: Arts Beat LA at 08:48PM
Thursday, June 30, 2022

Grand Park’s 4th of July Block Party by Pauline Adamek

It’s on again!! Downtown L.A.’s largest *free* Fourth of July celebration is back! Grand Park’s 4th of July Block Party is happening this Monday, July 4, 2022, from 4:00 – 9:30…

SOURCE: Arts Beat LA at 05:18PM
Sunday, June 26, 2022

Jazz Fest at the Bowl – reviewed by Pauline Adamek

What a day! What a night! The Hollywood Bowl Jazz Festival is enjoying its fourth decade devoted to staging the finest Jazz acts from all over the world. The 42nd Annual Hollywood Bowl Ja…

SOURCE: Arts Beat LA at 08:54PM
Sunday, June 19, 2022

Summer Jazz Fest at the Bowl by Pauline Adamek

The 42nd Annual Hollywood Bowl Jazz Festival (formerly known as the Playboy Jazz Festival) is upon us again! Experience all the fun and friendly camaraderie of Jazz at the Hollywood Bowl thi…

SOURCE: Arts Beat LA at 08:18PM
Wednesday, June 8, 2022

LATC presents a magical new play “Sleep with the Angels” by Pauline Adamek

A fractured family finds a path towards harmony when a nanny breezes into their lives. Sleep with the Angels is a new play from Evelina Fernández, directed by José Luis Valenzuela, that ta…

SOURCE: Arts Beat LA at 06:18PM
Saturday, June 4, 2022

Family Garden Days at the Gary Marshall Theatre by Pauline Adamek

“Beyond these gates awaits an adventure!” It’s the opening weekend for a fun new show at the Gary Marshall Theatre in Toluca Lake. Family Garden Days is a 90 minute experience for f…

SOURCE: Arts Beat LA at 06:03PM
Monday, May 30, 2022

“CAN’T PAY? DON’T PAY!” at The Actors’ Gang by Pauline Adamek

Co-authored by Italian playwrights Dario Fo and Franca Rame in 1974 (current translation by Cam Deaver) Can’t Pay? Don’t Pay! is a farcical comedy about consumer backlash against high…

SOURCE: Arts Beat LA at 08:48PM
Tuesday, May 24, 2022

Poetry for Pride – WeHo Pride weekend in June by Pauline Adamek

Pop-ups, a hotline, and a podcast from WeHo’s Pride Poets. WeHo Pride. The City of West Hollywood proudly presents its inaugural WeHo Pride weekend, June 3-5, 2022.  WeHo Pride …

SOURCE: Arts Beat LA at 03:54PM
Monday, May 23, 2022

Experience “Signs of Life” at Griffith Observatory by Pauline Adamek

Settle in and recline in one of the comfy seats in the Samuel Oschin Planetarium at the Griffith Observatory to embark upon an imaginative and visually stunning journey. Marvel at the vivid …

SOURCE: Arts Beat LA at 09:12PM
Wednesday, May 11, 2022

The United Streets of America – Street Art Festival & Block Party by Pauline Adamek

Coming up, on Sunday May 22nd, is a massive street art block party that promises to be a ton of fun. Above photo – [email protected][email protected]

SOURCE: Arts Beat LA at 05:48PM
Monday, May 9, 2022

Belonging: A Filipino American Arts and Culture Experience by Pauline Adamek

Cultural art gallery, The LA Art Box (The LAAB), in partnership with Parangal Dance Company, is pleased to announce Belonging, a collaborative showcase of Filipino American creatives through…

SOURCE: Arts Beat LA at 07:48PM
Thursday, May 5, 2022

Enjoy “Little Red Riding Hood” in Spanish & English by Pauline Adamek

Little kids can enjoy their first live theater / musical experience this Summer as Storybook Theatre presents a beloved fairytale in both English and Spanish. Admission will be FREE! Pict…

SOURCE: Arts Beat LA at 02:33PM
Wednesday, May 4, 2022

Israel Independence Day inaugural Film Festival launches by Pauline Adamek

The 2022 Israel Independence Day Film Festival May 4-18 is playing on Film Festival Flix. In association with over 200 synagogues and Jewish film festivals around the world, Menemsha Film…

SOURCE: Arts Beat LA at 02:37PM
Monday, May 2, 2022

Mount Wilson Observatory offers “Talks & Telescopes” and more by Pauline Adamek

The exterior of Mount Wilson Observatory’s famous 100-inch dome. Photo credit Todd Mason. Mount Wilson Observatory, Southern California’s historic home to over 100 years of groundbrea…

SOURCE: Arts Beat LA at 07:48PM

Rooftop Movies at The Montalbán, Summer 2022 by Pauline Adamek

Summertime means enjoying movies under the stars! The popular outdoor summer movie series returns to The Montalbán’s rooftop oasis in the heart of Hollywood. The chic, elevated venue is o…

SOURCE: Arts Beat LA at 02:12AM
Friday, April 1, 2022

Neon in DTLA – Sentral’s AIR by Pauline Adamek

Kacie Lees bending neon at Sentral DTLA. Photo courtesy of MIke Zorbas. “At Sentral, we’re investing in emerging artists,” states Dana Wendell, Director of Brand Marketing & Co…

SOURCE: Arts Beat LA at 08:33PM
Monday, March 28, 2022

Parallels in Paris at the Benton Museum of Art in Pomona by Pauline Adamek

You are invited to visit the Benton Museum of Art in Pomona, California, to experience a very different view of Paris, and consider the “present” of the past. Image – Maximilien Luc…

SOURCE: Arts Beat LA at 06:48PM

April-May Film programs at The Academy Museum by Pauline Adamek

The Academy Museum of Motion Pictures continues their devotion to the movie industry, and its storied history, with their upcoming film screening series. In addition to their ongoing seri…

SOURCE: Arts Beat LA at 05:42PM
Tuesday, March 22, 2022

Ink & Linda by Pauline Adamek

“He said to me—‘We should be making art together.’” Stuart C. Paul’s new feature-length documentary Ink & Linda chronicles an unexpected friendship that develops between …

SOURCE: Arts Beat LA at 04:33PM
Tuesday, February 22, 2022

The Broad Stage presents Heartbeat Opera’s “Fidelio” by Pauline Adamek

A Black activist is wrongfully incarcerated. His wife, Leah, disguises herself to infiltrate the system and free him. But when injustice reigns, one woman’s grit may not be enough to save …

SOURCE: Arts Beat LA at 08:06PM
Sunday, February 20, 2022

City Garage reopens with Beckett’s by Pauline Adamek

“Nothing is funnier than unhappiness, I grant you that…” Opening March 4th at City Garage Theatre, Samuel Beckett’s classic existential drama Endgame marks the reopening of this …

SOURCE: Arts Beat LA at 04:36PM
Tuesday, February 15, 2022

“Black Annie and the Pastor” at Towne Street Theatre by Pauline Adamek

To celebrate Black History Month, Towne Street Theatre presents Black Annie and the Pastor, one-night only, on Sunday, February 27, 2022 at 4:00 pm.  Join the company on Zoom for the…

SOURCE: Arts Beat LA at 02:18PM

The Wallis announces Six New Programs Across Music, Dance, and Theater by Pauline Adamek

The Wallis has announced six new programs across music, dance, and theater on stage this February and March. FEB 25: CONNIE HAN TRIO Making their Wallis debut, this electrif…

SOURCE: Arts Beat LA at 02:18PM

Elevator Repair Service: Baldwin and Buckley at Cambridge by Pauline Adamek

In 1965 James Baldwin and William F. Buckley, Jr. were invited to The Cambridge University Union to debate the resolution “The American Dream is at the Expense of The American Negro.” Th…

SOURCE: Arts Beat LA at 01:12PM
Monday, February 7, 2022

Art, Sip & Stroll in Yountville this May by Pauline Adamek

Fine arts and fine wines pair nicely in gorgeous locales. Consider heading north to the Napa Valley this May to enjoy one of several local Summer events. Yountville Arts presents the 10t…

SOURCE: Arts Beat LA at 04:24PM
Friday, February 4, 2022

Jazz Club at the Soraya by Pauline Adamek

The Soraya in Northridge is staging some intimate jazz concerts this month. WHAT IS JAZZ CLUB? The Soraya puts you right in the middle of the action. Enjoy a drink at a prime table, o…

SOURCE: Arts Beat LA at 06:06PM

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