Entertainment

Aug 122017
 
Rhinestone Cowboy Rode Off At 81

  Glen Campbell made America GREAT with songs like “Southern Nights”, “Rhinestone Cowboy” and “By the Time I Get to Phoenix”, died from Alzheimer’s disease.   Glen Campbell, the beloved Rhinestone Cowboy, rode off into the sunset, for the final time. The extra-ordinary artist was born as the “12th child and seventh son of a […]

Aug 072017
 
Los Angeles Concerts Rescheduled

DARYL HALL & JOHN OATES AND TEARS FOR FEARS RESCHEDULE THEIR LOS ANGELES AND SAN JOSE SHOWS Daryl Hall & John Oates and Tears for Fears have rescheduled their California tour dates to the following dates below. September 14 – STAPLES Center – Los Angeles, CA September 15 – STAPLES Center – Los Angeles, CA […]

Jul 302017
 
The Curious Tour At Ahmanson

  “THE CURIOUS INCIDENT OF THE DOG IN THE NIGHT-TIME” BEGINS PERFORMANCES AT CENTER THEATRE GROUP/AHMANSON THEATRE AUGUST 2 AND CONTINUES THROUGH SEPTEMBER 10, 2017 Tony and Olivier Award-Winning Best Play A New Play by Simon Stephens Adapted From the Novel by Mark Haddon Directed by Marianne Elliott   Presented by Center Theatre Group, The […]

Jul 152017
 
VASYL LOMACHENKO AND RAY BELTRAN

  VASYL LOMACHENKO AND RAY BELTRAN TITLE DEFENSES HEADLINE ALL-ACTION CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING EVENT IN LOS ANGELES Saturday, August 5, at LA’s Microsoft Theater Live on ESPN at 10 P.M. ET Tickets Are On Sale   Los Angeles boxing fans, prepare to enter The Matrix! Two-division world champion and pound for pound superstar VASYL “Hi-Tech” LOMACHENKO […]

Jul 142017
 
King Of The Yees Opens At Kirk Douglas Theatre

  THE WORLD PREMIERE PRODUCTION OF “KING OF THE YEES” OPENS AT CENTER THEATRE GROUP’S KIRK DOUGLAS THEATRE SUNDAY, JULY 16 Lauren Yee’s New Play Continues Through August 6, 2017   The world premiere production of “King of the Yees” will open at Center Theatre Group’s Kirk Douglas Theatre on Sunday, July 16 at 6:30 […]

Jul 022017
 
FREE Concerts, Movies And Events In L.A.

  Downtown Los Angeles Pershing Square FREE Concerts, Movies And Events   The Pershing Square Downtown Stage offers eight weeks of free outdoor concerts, movies, and special events from July 8th to August 27th 2017. Friday Night Flicks are shown at the Pershing Square in Downtown Los Angeles at sundown. Bring a chair and a […]

Jun 172017
 
Bill Cosby Mistrial

After several attempts, the jurors in the Bill Cosby trial failed to reach a unanimous decision forcing Norristown (Pennsylvania) judge O’Neill to declare a mistrial. The jury consisted of five women and seven men (four white women, six white men, one black woman and one black man). Cosby was facing three charges of aggravated indecent […]

Jun 092017
 
FREE Movie Screenings In Pasadena

OLD PASADENA SUMMER CINEMA, JULY 1 – JULY 29, 2017 FEATURING 19 FILMS IN PREDOMINANTLY OUTDOOR FREE SETTINGS Old Pasadena Summer Cinema (www.oldpasadena.org/summercinema) returns for another year as a month-long, FREE movie series featuring screenings in predominantly outdoor locations. Running from July 1 – July 29, this annual summer film program celebrates motion picture in […]

Jun 072017
 
Welcome Clooney Twins

On June the 6th (Tuesday) our favorite heartthrob George Clooney and his beautiful wife Amal (international law and human rights attorney) welcomed twins. The babies were born without complications and are healthy. The celebrity parents have a baby son and a baby daughter and named them Alexander and Ella, respectively. The “official” announcement: Hands down, […]

Jun 052017
 
Ariana Grande Makes America Proud

Ariana Grande’s star-studded benefit concert “One Love Manchester” was held in Manchester the day after the barbaric attack on the London Bridge and Borough Market. Grande was joined by pop’s greatest stars: Justin Bieber, Miley Cyrus, Coldplay, Katy Perry, Usher, Take That, Pharrell Williams and Niall Horan. In spite of wide spread fears following the […]

May 202017
 
Investigation Of Chris Cornell’s Death

The death of the lead singer of Soundgarden and Audioslave is under investigation. His suicide cannot be explained by his shocked family, friends or fans. It is known however that Cornell was on a prescription anti-anxiety medication and the possibility that the prescription may have influenced his spur of the moment decision to kill himself […]

May 142017
 
The Final Production Of CTG Block Party

  CENTER THEATRE GROUP’S BLOCK PARTY CONTINUES AT THE KIRK DOUGLAS THEATRE WITH THE OPENING OF THE ECHO THEATER PRODUCTION OF “DRY LAND” ON SUNDAY, MAY 14th The Third and Final Installment of Block Party Will Run For 11 Performances Only   Center Theatre Group’s Block Party continues with the opening of The Echo Theater […]

May 092017
 
Star-Studded 50th Anniversary Celebration At Ahmanson

  MATTHEW BRODERICK, TYNE DALY, KEITH DAVID, LOUIS GOSSETT JR., THOMAS SADOSKI, JIMMY SMITS AND MORE JOIN ANNETTE BENING, SIR MATTHEW BOURNE, ALFRED MOLINA, EDWARD JAMES OLMOS AND PHYLICIA RASHAD FOR CENTER THEATRE GROUP’S STAR-STUDDED 5OTH ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION PERFORMANCE One-Night-Only Production to Take Place on Saturday, May 20th 2017 at Los Angeles’ Ahmanson Theatre   […]

May 032017
 
One-Of-A-Kind Cast Party At Ahmanson Theatre

AHMANSON THEATRE TO THROW CAST PARTY SATURDAY, MAY 13 FOR ALL “INTO THE WOODS” ACTORS FROM ANY PRODUCTION What Character Did You Play In “Into the Woods”? The Baker? Cinderella? The Wolf? A Prince? The Witch? Little Red Ridinghood? On Saturday, May 13, 2017, following the 2 p.m. matinee performance of Fiasco Theater’s “Into the […]

May 022017
 
Jimmy Kimmel On Love, Pain & Healthcare

Jimmy Kimmel and his wife Molly just welcomed their son, William “Billy” Kimmel, to the world. Billy was born with congenital heart disease. He had an open heart surgery at just three days old. The surgery was successful. Still, the first few days of Billy’s life were traumatic for the entire family. In a moving […]

Apr 292017
 
Opening Of Citizen: An American Lyric

  CENTER THEATRE GROUP’S BLOCK PARTY CONTINUES AT THE KIRK DOUGLAS THEATRE WITH OPENING OF THE FOUNTAIN THEATRE’S “CITIZEN: AN AMERICAN LYRIC” THIS SUNDAY, APRIL 30 Stage Adaptation of Claudia Rankine’s Acclaimed Book of Poetry Returns For 11 Performances Only   Center Theatre Group’s Block Party continues with the opening of The Fountain Theatre production […]

Apr 272017
 
Free Concert Broadway At Grand Park

  CENTER THEATRE GROUP PRESENTS “BROADWAY AT GRAND PARK” FRIDAY APRIL 28 Free Concert from 12:30 to 1:30 p.m. in Grand Park Across From The Music Center “Into the Woods and “Jersey Boys” Casts Perform Hits From Their Smash Broadway Shows “Jersey Boys” to Perform “Sherry,” “Walk Like a Man,” “Big Girls Don’t Cry,” “Oh, […]

Apr 202017
 
Bill O’Reilly Is Out!

  Fox News Superstar Bill O’Reilly Toppled   Bill O’Reilly who has worked for Fox TV Channel for over 20 years has been fired! His immense popularity, the fact that “The O’Reilly Factor” has been the most popular cable news program for over 16 years, not even the incredible profitability of his show could withstand […]

Apr 172017
 
Academy Talent Development Program

  THE ACADEMY WILL LAUNCH ‘ACADEMY GOLD’ TALENT DEVELOPMENT AND INCLUSION PROGRAM THIS SUMMER Sixteen Entertainment Industry Partners Participate in Pilot Year   In June, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences will launch Academy Gold, a new entertainment industry-wide summer internship and mentoring program that will expand opportunities for students and young professionals […]

Apr 152017
 
CTG Block Party Kicks Off

  CENTER THEATRE GROUP’S BLOCK PARTY BEGINS WITH THE OPENING OF “FAILURE: A LOVE STORY” FROM COEURAGE THEATRE COMPANY ON SUNDAY, APRIL 16TH Only 11 Performances for the Encore Presentation of the Ovation Award-Winning Production   Center Theatre Group’s Block Party begins with the opening of the Coeurage Theatre Company production of “Failure: A Love […]