“Marjorie Prime” Opens On Sunday at Mark Taper Forum

“Marjorie Prime” Opens On Sunday at Mark Taper Forum

World Premiere “Marjorie Prime” Opens at Mark Taper Forum Sunday, September 21, 2014, at 7 pm Features Lois Smith, Lisa Emery, Jeff Ward, Frank Wood The world premiere of Jordan Harrison’s “Marjorie Prime” opens at the Center Theatre Group / Mark Taper Forum on Sunday, September 21, 2014, at 7 p.m. Directed by Obie Award-winner [...]

Update On Academy’s 2014 Governors Awards

Update On Academy’s 2014 Governors Awards

Reginald Hudlin To Produce Academy’s 2014 Governors Awards Reginald Hudlin will produce the 6th Annual Governors Awards for the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, Academy President Cheryl Boone Isaacs announced today. The Jean Hersholt Humanitarian Award will be presented to Harry Belafonte, and Honorary Awards will be presented to Jean-Claude Carrière, Hayao Miyazaki [...]

A or B? At Falcon Theatre in Burbank

A or B? At Falcon Theatre in Burbank

Written By Ken Levine Directed by Andrew Barnicle Previews begin October 15, 2014 OPENS Friday, October 24 at 8pm The Falcon Theatre to present the world premiere of A or B? This comedic, modern day love story, written by Ken Levine, and directed by Andrew Barnicle is the second production of the Falcon Theatre’s 2014-2015 [...]

Andy Warhol Shadows Is Coming To MOCA Grand Ave In Los Angeles

Andy Warhol Shadows Is Coming To MOCA Grand Ave In Los Angeles

Andy Warhol Shadows MOCA Grand Ave In Los Angeles September 20, 2014–February 2, 2015 The exhibition / installation will feature 102-part series of silkscreened canvases which the artist conceived as one work in multiple parts. Andy Warhol’s Shadows emphasizes his fascination with repetition. In 1978-79 Andy Warhol produced Shadows, a monumental painting in 102 parts. [...]

Full Cast Of “The Trip To Bountiful” Revealed As The Opening Night Approaches

Full Cast Of “The Trip To Bountiful” Revealed As The Opening Night Approaches

“The Trip To Bountiful” At The Ahmanson Theatre SEPTEMBER 17 – NOVEMBER 2, 2014 The full casting has been announced for the Center Theatre Group engagement of the Tony-nominated Broadway revival of Horton Foote’s American masterpiece “The Trip to Bountiful,” which begins performances at the Ahmanson Theatre on Wednesday, September 17, and continues through November [...]

David Mamet’s “Race” Is Playing At Kirk Douglas Theatre

David Mamet’s “Race” Is Playing At Kirk Douglas Theatre

Cast features Chris Bauer, Dominic Hoffman, Jonno Roberts and DeWanda Wise “Race,” by Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright David Mamet, opened on September 7, 2014, at the Center Theatre Group / Kirk Douglas Theatre in Culver City. Performances run through September 28. Directed by longtime Mamet collaborator Scott Zigler, “Race” features acclaimed stage and screen actors Chris [...]

Jackie Evancho International Tour And A Concert At Nokia Theatre L.A. Live

Jackie Evancho International Tour And A Concert At Nokia Theatre L.A. Live

Platinum-selling, 14-year-old vocal sensation Jackie Evancho will release her third studio album, Awakening, September 23 coinciding with her international tour. Jackie Evancho will return to Nokia Theatre L.A. LIVE with a performance on Thursday, January 29, 2015. Tickets on sale Saturday, September 6 at 10:00 AM. Tickets will be available at www.AXS.com, STAPLES Center Box [...]

Can We Talk About Joan Rivers

Can We Talk About Joan Rivers

Joan Rivers’ passing took us by surprise. Yes, everybody knew about her heart attack, her coma, her being in critical condition in a New York hospital. Still, in Joan Rivers’ case somehow we half hoped – and half expected – that at some point she’ll come to and say: gotcha! It may sound inappropriately today, [...]

Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt Got Married

Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt Got Married

After nine years, the fairytale romance of Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt culminated in a long anticipated wedding. The setting was Chateau Miraval in France. The ceremony took place on Saturday August 23rd 2014. All six of Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt’s children participated in the wedding ceremony. The wedding was an intimate affair attended [...]

Mark Taper Forum Calendar Of Events November And December 2014

Mark Taper Forum Calendar Of Events November And December 2014

Mark Taper Forum Calendar Of Events November And December 2014: “What the Butler Saw” at the Mark Taper Forum Nov. and Dec. 2014 November – December 2014 EVENT: “What the Butler Saw” by Joe Orton Directed by John Tillinger With Paxton Whitehead DESCRIPTION: Set in the consulting room of a private psychiatric clinic, the action [...]

Special Events For Classic Movies Fans in Los Angeles

Special Events For Classic Movies Fans in Los Angeles

THE ACADEMY CELEBRATES 40TH ANNIVERSARY OF “YOUNG FRANKENSTEIN” WITH MEL BROOKS Screening Event Headlines September Slate of Programs The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences will present a 40th anniversary screening of “Young Frankenstein” with special guests Mel Brooks, Cloris Leachman, Teri Garr and executive producer Michael Gruskoff on Tuesday, September 9, at 7:30 [...]

Rehearsals For “Marojorie Prime” at Mark Taper Forum Have Begun

Rehearsals For “Marojorie Prime” at Mark Taper Forum Have Begun

REHEARSALS HAVE BEGUN FOR JORDAN HARRISON’S “MARJORIE PRIME”AT THE CTG/MARK TAPER FORUM Featuring Lois Smith, Lisa Emery, Jeff Ward, Frank Wood World Premiere September 10 – October 19, 2014 Rehearsals have begun for the world premiere of Jordan Harrison’s haunting drama “Marjorie Prime,” which begins previews September 10, 2014, at the Center Theatre Group/Mark Taper [...]

Robin Williams’ Last Laugh

Robin Williams’ Last Laugh

Beloved actor, Academy Award winner, good friend. A husband and father. World famous comedian. Robin Williams had the last laugh, today…. He – apparently – committed suicide and left us shocked and flabbergasted. How could someone so accomplished, successful and – by all accounts – much loved lose the will to live?! We all know [...]

Los Angeles Kings Win Stanley Cup

Los Angeles Kings Win Stanley Cup

During the Kings’ championship rally on Monday afternoon, there was only one man sitting on the ice who got a lukewarm reception — the mayor. After emcee Bob Miller got huge cheers for introducing the team, front office personnel, and coaches to a raucous sold-out Staples Center, Eric Garcetti walked up to the podium to [...]