Entertainment and Events

Free Tickets to Scofield Lovano Quartet at Theater Raymond Kabbaz

February 23, 2016 | By Julie Riggott | Category: Entertainment and Events

Theater Raymond Kabbaz, the innovative performance space at Le Lycée Français de Los Angeles, is pleased to present the John Scofield Joe Lovano Quartet in concert on Friday, Feb. 26, at 7 and 9:30 p.m.
Guitar supremo John Scofield and masterful saxophonist Joe Lovano, both recognized among the most illustrious practitioners of their respective instruments, call [...]



Free Tickets to Angel City Chorale

November 30, 2015 | By Julie Riggott | Category: Entertainment and Events

Angel City Chorale (ACC), the acclaimed Los Angeles choir led by Artistic Director Sue Fink, will kick off the holidays with its festive annual winter concert and sing-along, which takes place the first weekend in December at the Wilshire United Methodist Church in Los Angeles. This year’s 22nd edition, Sing Joy, will entertain audiences on Saturday, Dec. 5, [...]



VisionLA ’15 Climate Action Arts Festival

November 27, 2015 | By Julie Riggott | Category: Entertainment and Events, Featured Articles

In response to the global environmental crisis, Los Angeles artists and arts organizations are uniting for VisionLA ’15 Climate Action Arts Festival, a citywide arts festival. Happening throughout the greater Los Angeles area from Monday, Nov. 30, to Friday, Dec. 11, VisionLA ‘15 aims to stimulate a creative response to the climate crisis through arts [...]



Free Tickets to Márcio Faraco in Concert at Théâtre Raymond Kabbaz

November 10, 2015 | By Julie Riggott | Category: Entertainment and Events

Théâtre Raymond Kabbaz (TRK), the performance space at Le Lycée Français de Los Angeles, presents Márcio Faraco in concert, accompanied by musicians from both Brazil and France, on Friday, Nov. 13, at 7:30 p.m.
French-Brazilian composer and guitarist Faraco has quietly built a solid international reputation since the release of his debut solo album in [...]



GRAND AVE ARTS: ALL ACCESS

October 14, 2015 | By Julie Riggott | Category: Art and Museums, Classical Music and Opera, Entertainment and Events, Film, Theater and Dance

Spotlighting Grand Avenue’s status as a vibrant world-class arts destination, 11 cultural organizations along this arts-centric stretch of Bunker Hill in downtown Los Angeles are presenting a free one-day cultural event, GRAND AVE ARTS: ALL ACCESS, on Saturday, Oct. 24, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., on Grand Avenue between Temple and Sixth streets that [...]



Free Tickets to Angel City Chorale

June 3, 2015 | By Julie Riggott | Category: Entertainment and Events

Angel City Chorale (ACC) is gearing up for its 22nd annual June concerts: EPIC: Blockbuster Music From Video Games & Film on Saturday, June 6, and Sunday, June 7. Culture Spot LA readers can get a pair of free tickets for either show. Email editor@culturespotla.com with ACC in the subject line (and your choice of date) [...]



Review: Pacific Opera Project’s ‘Abduction from the Seraglio’

March 12, 2015 | By David Maurer | Category: Classical Music and Opera, Entertainment and Events

Its star date has already passed, but it’s worth mentioning that several thousand Angelenos were greatly entertained over the weekend by a hilarious mashup of Mozart and Star Trek at North Hollywood’s historic El Portal Theater. Pacific Opera Project’s Abduction from the Seraglio has shown once again that, with a dash of cleverness and a [...]



Review: Dr. John and the Nite Trippers at CAP UCLA

December 8, 2014 | By Ekphrasis Rex | Category: Entertainment and Events

Dr. John brought his “Nite Trippers” to Royce Hall on Dec. 6 — and the walls are still reverberating. To quote him: “Such a night!?” And to quote the woman sitting next to me: “I never knew a piano had so many notes.” Let’s be clear — Dr. John is the man who put “forte” in “piano [...]



Free Tickets to Angel City Chorale

December 1, 2014 | By Julie Riggott | Category: Entertainment and Events

Angel City Chorale (ACC), the acclaimed Los Angeles choir led by Artistic Director Sue Fink, will kick off the holidays with its festive annual winter concert and sing-along. This year’s 21st edition, Season of Wonder, will entertain audiences over two nights on Saturday, Dec. 6, and
 Sunday, Dec. 7, at 7 p.m. at Wilshire United [...]



Free Tickets to DakhaBrakha at Théâtre Raymond Kabbaz

December 1, 2014 | By Julie Riggott | Category: Entertainment and Events

Théâtre Raymond Kabbaz (TRK) presents Ukrainian punk-folk quartet DakhaBrakha in concert on Sunday, Dec. 7, at 7:30 p.m. DakhaBrakha is an award-winning Eastern European ethno-chaos quartet, driven by drums, cello and vocals from members Marko Halanevych, Olena Tsybulska, Iryna Kovalenko and Nina Garenetska. The world music event is part of DakhaBraka’s current U.S. and European [...]