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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Thursday, February 15, 2018

Call for Entries for the 2018 San Antonio Film Festival by Kurt Gardner

The 24th annual San Antonio Film Festival (SAFILM) is scheduled to  take place Aug. 1-5, 2018, at the Tobin Center for the Performing Arts. A haven

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Wednesday, February 14, 2018

TAIKOPROJECT at Pepperdine by Pauline Adamek

TAIKOPROJECT performs their dynamic contemporary blend of taiko, music, storytelling, and choreography at Pepperdine University’s Smothers Theatre at 7:30 p.m. on Thursday, March 2…

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Tuesday, February 13, 2018

The Joffrey Ballet’s “Romeo & Juliet” at The Music Center by Pauline Adamek

The Music Center welcomes the return of The Joffrey Ballet to Los Angeles for a contemporary rendition of Shakespeare’s timeless classic with the West Coast

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Monday, February 12, 2018

LA Phil celebrates 100 years by Pauline Adamek

The LA Phil celebrates 100 years and is offering subscriber benefits. The 2018/19LA PHIL Centennial Season includes: Gustavo Dudamel – in 20 programs throughout the season

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THIS WEEK: 2018 Blue Ribbon Children’s Festival at the Music Center by Pauline Adamek

For three days in February, nearly 18,000 fifth graders from 234 schools in Los Angeles County will arrive at The Music Center ready to dance

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10th anniversary of Chris Burden’s “Urban Light” at LACMA by Pauline Adamek

The Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA) is pleased to commemorate the 10th anniversary of Chris Burden’s Urban Light (2008). Situated on Wilshire Boulevard at the museum’s

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Kevin Young at REDCAT by Pauline Adamek

REDCAT, CalArts’ downtown center for contemporary arts, presents author Kevin Young on Friday February 16, 2018, 8:30 pm. Kevin Young is the Director of the Schomburg Center for Re…

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Monday, January 29, 2018

Celebrating Leonard Bernstein’s centenary – The Soraya in Northridge by Pauline Adamek

As theaters and concert halls around the world celebrate legendary composer Leonard Bernstein’s centenary, The Soraya concert hall in Northridge is one of the few

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Saturday, January 20, 2018

Classic Photographs Los Angeles 2018 exhibition by Pauline Adamek

FREE to the public, for the first time since its inception 9 years ago, is Classic Photographs Los Angeles 2018. This year it’s being held in

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Monday, January 15, 2018

Public Theater of San Antonio – new season, new name by Kurt Gardner

On Sunday, Jan. 7, the Playhouse San Antonio unveiled its new season, as well as its new name — the Public Theater of San Antonio.

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Friday, January 12, 2018

Joseph Leo Bwarie “My Funny Valentine” concert – Garry Marshall Theatre by Pauline Adamek

Garry Marshall Theatre revs up the romance with Broadway star Joseph Leo Bwarie in the nonprofit theatre’s winter fundraising concert My Funny Valentine. Record-holder

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Friday, January 5, 2018

Legends of Hawaiian music at The Broad Stage in Feb by Pauline Adamek

Keola Beamer & Henry Kapono are two legends of Hawaiian music, continuing to lead the way for over four decades.  They join forces at The Broad

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Thursday, January 4, 2018

The Spirit Chorale of Los Angeles by Pauline Adamek

The Spirit Chorale of Los Angeles will present a concert on Saturday, January 20, 2018 at 4:00 p.m. in the Sanctuary of First United Methodist

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Saturday, December 30, 2017

Looking back – “Root Beer Bandits” at the Falcon in 2007 by Pauline Adamek

This review dates back to January 22, 2007. Root Beer Bandits is an utterly delightful play for kids that was staged at the Falcon Theater in 2007,

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Thursday, December 28, 2017

“Celebrating James Baldwin—Here and Now” – at the Skirball in Feb by Pauline Adamek

Celebrating James Baldwin—Here and Now The Skirball and LA’s oldest literary arts organization, Beyond Baroque—celebrating its fiftieth anniversary—present an afternoon of readings …

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Friday, December 8, 2017

“The Manor” – Murder Mystery staged at Greystone Manor by Pauline Adamek

A fun and highly entertaining way to wander through one of Los Angeles’ storied mansions is Theatre 40’s critically-acclaimed production of The Manor. The melodrama continues…

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“Something Rotten!” at the Ahmanson by Pauline Adamek

A lively, fun and almost frenetically-paced musical comedy, Something Rotten! comes to LA fresh from a hugely successful run on Broadway. Last year the show gained

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Tuesday, November 28, 2017

Poetry Deathmatch Cabaret at the Bootleg by Pauline Adamek

  Melrose Poetry Bureau returns to the Bootleg Theater with all new extravaganza of poetry, burlesque, and armageddon: the Poetry Deathmatch Cabaret. Tickets available here.

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Wednesday, November 22, 2017

Angel City Chorale Holiday concerts in December by Pauline Adamek

Angel City Chorale (ACC), the globally renowned Los Angeles choir led by Founder-Artistic Director Sue Fink, will present its 24th annual holiday concert event and

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Tuesday, November 21, 2017

George Balanchine’s The Nutcracker® by Miami City Ballet – Dorothy Chandler Pavilion early December by Pauline Adamek

Delight in the storybook holiday fairytale that captures the spirit of the season through the magic of a child’s imagination. It is Christmas Eve. A

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Wednesday, November 15, 2017

“Long Day’s Journey Into Night” coming to the Wallis 2018 by Pauline Adamek

Eugene O’Neill’s Pulitzer Prize-winning masterpiece Long Day’s Journey Into Night  comes to the Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts (The Wallis) for a limited

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