Sunday, June 17, 2018

Geraldine Page, Actress Extraordinaire – Part One by Pauline Adamek

This is Part One of a six-part series of reminiscences by Neal Weaver.  You can read more about this author at the end of the article. Part One

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Tuesday, June 12, 2018

Autry Museum Celebrates 30th-Anniversary Year by Pauline Adamek

A private concert by Willie Nelson is one of the highlights of the celebrations planned for the Autry Museum of the American West‘s 30th anniversary this year.  This fall, the

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Monday, June 11, 2018

“Long Day’s Journey Into Night” at the Wallis by Pauline Adamek

The clue is right there in the title—Long Day’s Journey Into Night is a serious undertaking (for actors and audience alike) thanks to its lengthy running time of

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Wednesday, May 30, 2018

“The Color Purple” at Pantages by Pauline Adamek

Now playing at the Pantages in Hollywood until June 17 is The Color Purple – the Tony Award®-winning Broadway revival, directed and staged by John Doyle.  The superb voices of

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LA Phil Summer Series 2018 at the Bowl by Pauline Adamek

It’s almost summertime here in Los Angeles, and that means outdoor concerts at the Bowl. From fully staged Broadway musicals — this year it’s Annie — to movie

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Saturday, May 19, 2018

Voices from the Hollywood Fringe 2018: Lola Kelly and Sterling Powers of ‘The Witnessing’ by Kurt Gardner

Making its world premiere at the 2018 Hollywood Fringe is The Witnessing, an immersive, multi-sensory theatrical experience that explores a shocking paranormal experience. As described

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Wednesday, May 16, 2018

“Gapu Murnuk” – Australian Aboriginal art exhibition at Animal Logic by Pauline Adamek

Last days to see Gapu Murnuk–an Australian Indigenous Art exhibition being held this month at Animal Logic’s headquarters in Venice, Los Angeles. The rare art

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Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Sunday Sessions in Grand Park, DTLA by Pauline Adamek

Returning for the 6th summer, Sunday Sessions celebrates Los Angeles’ contribution to the American-originated, globally embraced art form of House music. Honoring L.A.’s vibrant music s…

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Voices from the 2018 Hollywood Fringe: Daniel Donahue, Co-Star of ‘Coke and Mirrors’ Comedy Magic Show by Kurt Gardner

Co-stars Eric Segal and Daniel Donhue. Daniel Donohue and Eric Siegel, the stars of last year’s hilarious The New Bad Boys of Magic, are staggering

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Monday, May 14, 2018

Voices from the 2018 Hollywood Fringe: David Lucarelli, Writer of ‘Dr. Zomba’s Ghost Show of Terror’ by Kurt Gardner

The writer talks about the ghost shows of yore, their relevance in today’s society and its manifestation at the Fringe. Making its world premiere at

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Friday, May 11, 2018

“School of Rock: The Musical” at the Pantages by Pauline Adamek

Now playing at Hollywood’s Pantages Theatre is School of Rock: The Musical—a kid-friendly stage adaptation of Richard Linklater’s 2003 musical comedy film that starred Jack Black. T…

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Thursday, May 10, 2018

Voices from the 2018 Hollywood Fringe: Lucy Gillespie, Writer of ‘Keeping Up with the Prozorovs’ by Kurt Gardner

Making its world premiere at the 2018 Hollywood Fringe Fest is playwright Lucy Gillespie’s comedy Keeping Up With the Prozorovs — a mashup of Chekhov’s

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Tuesday, May 8, 2018

Jack Wall & Studio Ensemble in concert at The Soraya by Pauline Adamek

The exciting music of popular video games comes to life at the Soraya tomorrow night. Jack Wall’s award-winning music from the blockbuster video games Mass

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Sunday, April 15, 2018

BritWeek at the Wallis by Pauline Adamek

BritWeek and The Wallis are proud to announce A Shakespeare Jubilee! BritWeek, the largest and most visible celebration of the creativity and innovation between the UK

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Friday, April 13, 2018

SXSW 2018 Film Interview: Human Rights Filmmaker Jason Outenreath by Kurt Gardner

Making its world premiere at this year’s SXSW was the feature-length documentary They Live Here, Now, conceived and directed by human rights filmmaker Jason Outenreath. Shot

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Thursday, April 12, 2018

Yuja Wang piano recital – Walt Disney Concert Hall by Pauline Adamek

  International sensation, Yuja Wang, returns to Walt Disney Concert Hall, Tuesday, May 8, at 8PM, in a recital program of works by late Romantic-era

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Wednesday, April 11, 2018

SXSW 2018 Film Interview: Talking VR with Telexist’s Sam Gezari by Kurt Gardner

  Among the more intriguing offerings at this year’s SXSW was the Virtual Cinema space at the JW Marriott. There, attendees had the opportunity to experience

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Tuesday, March 27, 2018

SXSW 2018 World Premiere: The Darkly Comic “Brothers’ Nest” by Kurt Gardner

Two bickering brothers plot the perfect murder in this dark crime thriller from Australia. The new Australian film Brothers’ Nest is a cleverly constructed, bleakly humorous

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Monday, March 26, 2018

Yuri’s Night Los Angeles: Earthrise by Pauline Adamek

This year’s epic Yuri’s Night party will celebrate the historic mission that captured the famous Earthrise picture on Christmas Eve 1968. Come join the party on Saturday

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Sunday, March 25, 2018

SXSW 2018 Film Interview: Kai Nordberg and Kaarle Aho, Producers of ‘Heavy Trip’ by Kurt Gardner

The producers of ‘Heavy Trip’ talk about the making of first Finnish comedy to premiere at SXSW. Touted as the first Finnish comedy ever to premiere

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Wednesday, March 21, 2018

African Dance meets Classical Ballet – “Giselle” at the Wallis by Pauline Adamek

Acclaimed South African choreographer Dada Masilo and her renowned dance troupe from Johannesburg return to Los Angeles to make their Wallis debut with three performances

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Tuesday, March 20, 2018

SXSW World Premiere: ‘Field Guide to Evil’ by Kurt Gardner

The new anthology thriller, Field Guide to Evil, is comprised of eight chilling tales from acclaimed international directors, with each story drawn from their countries

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Sunday, March 18, 2018

Kathleen Battle’s “Underground Railroad: A Spiritual Journey” at the Soraya by Pauline Adamek

A singing legend comes to the Valley! Kathleen Battle is an American operatic soprano known for her distinctive vocal range and tone. Tackling lyric soprano

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SXSW Film Review: Bart Layton’s Sensational ’American Animals’ by Kurt Gardner

The documentary filmmaker’s first narrative feature is an exciting true crime caper. Based on an audaciously true story, American Animals is both terrifically entertaining and superbly

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Thursday, March 15, 2018

“Boundaries” debuts at SXSW by Kurt Gardner

Boundaries, the new comedy from writer/director Shana Feste (Country Strong) is a familiar family road trip story buoyed by a terrific cast and lots of offbeat

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Monday, March 12, 2018

The Texture of Memory Workshop – Downtown Central Library by Pauline Adamek

Coming up is The Texture of Memory Workshop at MakerSpace at the Downtown Central Library. This is a community tapestry and story-telling project guided by artist Silvina Der

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Sunday, March 11, 2018

“Paper Promises” — photo exhibit at the Getty by Pauline Adamek

It has been estimated that during the mid 1800s in the US, as high as 40 percent of the nation’s currency in circulation was counterfeit. The

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Tuesday, February 20, 2018

Street closure plans around the Dolby Theatre™ for Oscars® by Pauline Adamek

  The 90th Oscars® will be held on Sunday, March 4, 2018, at the Dolby Theatre® at Hollywood & Highland Center® in Hollywood, and will

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Monday, February 19, 2018

Joseph Leo Bwarie – post concert review by Pauline Adamek

Broadway star and Falcon theatre regular Joseph Leo Bwarie performed last week at the Garry Marshall Theatre (formerly The Falcon) in the nonprofit theatre’s winter fundraising

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LAST DAYS – extended through Wed, Feb 21st – Caravaggio at the Getty by Pauline Adamek

The power and passion of a great artist is undeniable. The subjects of legendary Italian artist Michelangelo Merisi, better known as Caravaggio (1571—1610),  virtually leap from

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Friday, February 16, 2018

“Grace Jones: Bloodlight and Bami” film review by Pauline Adamek

Grace Jones: Bloodlight and Bami is a fascinating documentary about a consummate performer with an idiosyncratic personality. Statuesque, with a naturally superb physique and dramatic bone …

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