Category Archives: Theater

Review: LA Opera’s La Bohème

There is no plot more elemental than “boy meets girl-boy loses girl-boy regains girl,” and there is no more perennial opera than La Bohème, which follows this formula for both its main and secondary storylines. Paring easily relatable characters and … Continue reading

Posted in Events, Music, Theater | 1 Comment

The New Bad Boys of Magic Have a Few Things up their Sleeve

Comedy and magic duo Daniel Donahue and Eric Siegal, known as The New Bad Boys of Magic, are bringing their variety show, “Dirty Tricks,” back to The Three Clubs in Hollywood on October 19, 2019. The show starts at 8 … Continue reading

Posted in Attractions, Theater, Upcoming Events | Leave a comment

LA Opera Kicks Off the 2019-20 Season Saturday with a New Production of La Boheme

LA Opera opens its 2019-20 season this Saturday, September 14th, with Puccini’s masterpiece La Boheme. The classic tale of love and loss has been a career maker for many great singers over the years; in this staging, Angelenos will be … Continue reading

Posted in Attractions, Music, Theater, Upcoming Events | Leave a comment

Peter and the Wolf at the Hollywood Bowl

The Los Angeles Philharmonic presented an entertaining evening of Russian music at the Hollywood Bowl on August 20th. The orchestra was joined by actor John C. Reilly and the puppet-based troupe Blind Summit Theatre for the program’s featured piece, a … Continue reading

Posted in Events, Music, Theater | Leave a comment

Herbie Hancock, John C. Reilly with LA Phil Highlight Next Week at the Bowl

Two of the most intriguing shows of Los Angeles Philharmonic’s summer season at the Hollywood Bowl are coming up next week. On Tuesday night, August 20th, the orchestra will be presenting a program of Russian music highlighted by a staging … Continue reading

Posted in Art, Cocktails, Beer, Wine & Weed, Events, Miscellanious, Music, Theater | Leave a comment

Pacific Opera Project’s Mikado Makes Our Little List

Pacific Opera Project’s 2019 season continues next week with a three week revival of the company’s colorful production of Gilbert and Sullivan’s enduring comic masterpiece The Mikado at the Ebell Club in Highland Park. The operetta opens on Friday, August … Continue reading

Posted in Miscellanious, Music, Theater | Leave a comment

Midsummer Scream Happening in Long Beach this Weekend

Billed as “The world’s largest Halloween and horror convention,” Midsummer Scream offers over 13 haunted attractions in the Hall of Shadows, more than 300 vendors, panels, makeup demos, presentations about upcoming theme park attractions, and live entertainment. There will also … Continue reading

Posted in Attractions, Fashion, Movies, Music, Theater, Upcoming Events | Leave a comment

THEATRE REVIEW: Aeriform Arts’ ‘Cirque du Giselle’ Soars at Hollywood Fringe

“Cirque du Giselle” is a splendid, unique Fringe performance by Aeriform Arts‘ instructors and students that incorporates the tragic classic ballet “Giselle” with aerial, acrobatics, and Cirque art. The use of projection and lighting spills the colors of old world … Continue reading

Posted in Miscellanious, Theater | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

THEATRE REVIEW – ‘Batter Up’ Not Just For Baseball Fans, Extended at Hollywood Fringe

You don’t have to love–or even like–baseball in order to love “Batter Up: My Brain on Baseball”, but it helps. “Batter Up” is an astonishing display of memory retention like no other. Highly entertaining and charismatic, self-defined “baseball savant,” Brett … Continue reading

Posted in Miscellanious, Theater, Upcoming Events | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

THEATRE REVIEW: ‘Tattered Capes’ Out From the Shadows at the Hollywood Fringe

Playwright and Producer Gregory Crafts and Theatre Unleashed production of “Tattered Capes” brings homage to prevalent and popular Marvel and DC Comic superhero films in a fresh, funny, and poignant new work after last year’s award-winning equally loving send up to the classic … Continue reading

Posted in Events, Miscellanious, Theater, Upcoming Events | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment