Posted Jul. 17, 2015, 9:26 am
The San Diego Comic-Con is four-and-a-half straight days of total madness and pushing through enormous crowds of more than 130,000 people and ending up almost completely exhausted. But it’s also an incredible amount of fun, a sensory overload of the best kind, and a truly treasured experience for comic book fanatics and those who love science fiction, fantasy, horror, video gaming, cosplay, etc.
Posted Jun. 7, 2015, 9:21 am
A Southern California radio tradition of nearly 60 years will resume, as DJ Art Laboe is set to return to the LA radio waves, it was reported today.
Posted Dec. 23, 2014, 9:17 am
Brandon Stoddard, who as president of ABC Entertainment oversaw the creation of shows such as "thirtysomething" and "The Wonder Years" and helped develop the miniseries "Roots," died Monday at age 77.
Posted Dec. 4, 2014, 8:22 am
Universal Studios Hollywood will usher in its annual "Grinchmas'' holiday season today as Mayor Eric Garcetti tries his hand at Seussian rhyme while presenting a proclamation to Whoville Mayor Augustus Maywho and helping a host of Whos light the curving Whoville tree.
Posted Nov. 21, 2014, 9:22 am
Greer Grammer, the 22-year-old daughter of Golden Globe-winning actor Kelsey Grammer, was named tonight to serve as Miss Golden Globe at the Jan. 11 awards ceremony.
Posted Oct. 27, 2014, 9:38 am
Tony Bennett and Lady Gaga will perform together at the Hollywood Bowl in Los Angeles and Radio City Music Hall in New York City next year, Live Nation announced today.
Posted Oct. 23, 2014, 8:42 am
The future of the Greek Theatre's management will be considered by the city Recreation and Parks Commission again today after the panel delayed making a decision at two previous meetings.
Posted Oct. 21, 2014, 9:05 am
Fox announced Monday that it has ordered 15 hour-long episodes of "Scream Queens,'' described as a "genre-bending comedy-horror anthology series'' from the executive producers of "Glee'' and "American Horror Story.''
Posted Oct. 14, 2014, 9:16 am
Australian rapper Iggy Azalea scored a leading six nominations on Monday for the American Music Awards, while John Legend, Katy Perry and Pharrell Williams each received five.
Posted May. 19, 2014, 8:00 am
Jerry Vale, an Italian American crooner who made a name for himself in the 1950s and 1960s, reportedly passed away on May 18 in Palm Desert, Calif. He was 83.
Posted Jul. 9, 2013, 8:51 am
Finding your way to Fantasy Springs Resort Casino from Santa Monica is a piece of cake – jump on the 10 Freeway and head east for about 140 miles.
Posted Feb. 28, 2013, 8:00 am
Fifty journalists from around the world including Belgium, Germany, India, Sweden, Denmark, South Africa, and the United States, arrived on a chilly Dublin day to celebrate the New Year’s Eve kick-off of “The Gathering,” an international outreach to hundreds of thousands of Irish people worldwide.
Posted Jan. 8, 2013, 9:11 am
Fireside at The Miles will tonight, Jan. 8 feature Downbeat Holiday by the Fire, a free program of teen open stage called Downbeat 720 (previously scheduled for Dec. 21). It will be held at the Miles Memorial Playhouse, 1130 Lincoln Boulevard, Santa Monica.
Posted May. 30, 2012, 2:08 am
It’s hard to get Santa Monica to laugh, but J.R.’s Comedy Club knows the trade secret: Laughter is contagious. Hailing from a successfu...
Posted Apr. 6, 2012, 8:11 am
Best known for his role of Ray Romano’s big brother Robert on “Everybody Loves Raymond,” Brad Garrett is now calling the MGM Grand Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas “home” with the opening of his comedy club last weekend.
Posted Mar. 16, 2012, 1:44 am
Saint Patrick’s Day means different things to many people. For some, it’s a special holiday, for others just another day. Being an Irish girl f...
Posted Feb. 24, 2012, 12:47 am
Dating can be an expensive venture. Planning an evening out, which includes dinner, and some sort of entertainment takes some thought, especially i...
Posted Jan. 31, 2012, 1:09 am
They say truth is better than fiction – that’s why the types of performers and stories at The Moth StorySLAM, better known as two hours of “...
Posted Jan. 20, 2012, 7:50 am
Best known for his role of Ray Romano’s big brother Robert in “Everybody Loves Raymond,” Brad Garrett is about to call the MGM Grand Hotel
Posted Dec. 30, 2011, 1:00 am
Looking for something to do this weekend? The Santa Monica Mirror has you covered with local events, live music, theater, and art gallery listings....
Posted Dec. 19, 2011, 1:13 am
As the home of the Academy Awards, the Kodak Theatre on Hollywood Boulevard is the perfect setting for Cirque du Soleil’s newest major resident s...
Posted Sep. 27, 2011, 2:39 am
The spirit of The Beatles lives on in the form of “LOVE,” the Cirque du Soleil production that’s been entertaining audiences at The Mirage in...
Posted Apr. 22, 2011, 3:29 am
He has been an award-winning film star for decades. Some of his most memorable films include “The Right Stuff,” “In Good Company,” “The R...