Entertainment and Events

Icons of Darkness movie memorabilia at The Montalbán

September 16, 2020 | By | Category: Entertainment and Events, Film

This fall, beheaded beasts, blood-gushing villains, 14-foot aliens and the world’s most beloved blockbuster heroes will converge on Los Angeles for an immersive entertainment experience. Icons of Darkness (IOD) will premiere at The Montalbán in partnership with TV actor, writer, producer and director Richard “Rich” Correll. One of the most extensive, privately owned collections of its kind, IOD will offer […]



CAP UCLA Offers Free Fall Season and New Subscriptions

September 5, 2020 | By | Category: Books and Lectures, Classical Music and Opera, Entertainment and Events, Theater and Dance

UCLA’s Center for the Art of Performance (CAP UCLA), a leading West Coast presenter dedicated to the advancement of contemporary performing arts in all disciplines, is now offering subscriptions, in addition to membership, to access online programming this season. The monthly subscription will include a four-month free trial with charges beginning Jan. 2, 2021, and […]



The Ford Launches Online Virtual Season

September 5, 2020 | By | Category: Entertainment and Events, Theater and Dance

The Ford announced the launch of a new season of digital programs. The online programs will be posted on a variety of platforms, including Facebook Premiere, YouTube, Instagram and Zoom, as well as on the venue’s newly designed website (www.theford.com). All events will be free. Ford Digital Festivals Ford Digital Festivals are curator-led virtual programs […]



Virtual Fourth of July: Rose Bowl + Mt. Wilson Observatory’s 94th Annual AmericaFest Celebration and Grand Park + The Music Center’s 4th of July Block Party

July 3, 2020 | By | Category: Entertainment and Events

  94TH ANNUAL AMERICAFEST CELEBRATION: ROSE BOWL AND MT. WILSON OBSERVATORY The Rose Bowl Stadium will host its 94th Annual AmericaFest Celebration, recognized as one of the nation’s largest and longest-running shows to celebrate America’s birthday, virtually this year to ensure the tradition continues. For the past 93 years, America’s Stadium has proudly provided the greater Pasadena […]



L.A. Theatre Works’ free programming

May 5, 2020 | By | Category: Entertainment and Events, Theater and Dance

The world’s leading producer of audio theater, L.A. Theatre Works offers audiences around the globe free access to state-of-the-art recordings of both contemporary and classic plays, each performed by leading actors of stage and screen. LATW productions are aired weekly by radio stations across the nation and internationally. Every Saturday, audiences can stream that week’s broadcast online […]



Geffen Playhouse presents unique twist on magic with Helder Guimarães’ ‘The Present’

May 4, 2020 | By | Category: Entertainment and Events, Theater and Dance

Geffen Playhouse today announced a four-week extension for The Present, its world premiere live, virtual and interactive theatrical experience written and performed by master illusionist, storyteller and Geffen alum Helder Guimarães. Directed by Academy Award nominee Frank Marshall (Jurassic World, Indiana Jones, Goonies, Back to the Future), the initial four-week run sold out in less than one hour. […]



Arts and Culture Go Online

April 2, 2020 | By | Category: Books and Lectures, Classical Music and Opera, Entertainment and Events

While you can’t visit your favorite venues for live performances right now, check out their websites for online programming. You can enjoy opera in your sweats! The Broad Stage is offering poetry hour, music mornings and more: https://thebroadstage.org Pacific Opera Project is scheduling an opera a day on their YouTube Channel and will have an […]



Magician Blaise Serra captivates in latest show at the Montalbán

February 18, 2020 | By | Category: Entertainment and Events

It’s always best to arrive at a magic show by setting aside that part of your brain that always wants to figure out “how it’s done” and focus instead on the thrill of being delightfully amazed. After all, magic reminds us of the dazzling wonderment of childhood and can be a pleasant mental vacation from […]



Free Tickets to ‘TAME: Up Close and Personal’ with magician Blaise Serra at The Montalbán

February 11, 2020 | By | Category: Entertainment and Events

For Valentine’s Day 2020, The Montalbán in Hollywood is activating all three of its spaces—mainstage, MEZZ Gallery and rooftop—with magic, art and film, respectively. Celebrate Valentine’s Weekend of Love with your favorite valentine inside the theater by attending TAME: Up Close And Personal starring magician Blaise Serra on Friday, Feb. 14. It kicks off at 8 p.m. on the mainstage in […]



Free tickets to Siegfried Tieber’s ‘Red Thread’

October 22, 2019 | By | Category: Entertainment and Events

Read our story on Siegfried Tieber’s Red Thread and watch this amazing magician fool Penn and Teller, and you will definitely want to go downtown for the show. Even better, you can go for free! It’s magic for Culture Spot LA readers: Send an email to editor@culturespotla.com, and if you win a pair of tickets, […]