Posted May. 25, 2013, 8:58 am
Edgemar Cinema for the Arts announced opening and closing night films for its inaugural Cinema at the Edge Independent Film Festival May 30 through June 2. Focusing on independent films of all genres that feature a distinct vision and a unique voice, the festival will take place here in Santa Monica.
Posted May. 24, 2013, 9:06 am
Indie-folk performer Jay Nash, who has shared stages with the Counting Crows, Maroon 5, and Ingrid Michaelson, will perform songs from his new album “Letters from the Lost” in Santa Monica tonight, May 24, at McCabe's Guitar Shop. Tickets are $15.
Posted May. 24, 2013, 9:00 am
Eat|See|Hear, a premier LA outdoor movie series presented by Showtime, will be showing “The Princess Bride” this Saturday at Santa Monica High School. The event will also include live music and food trucks.
Posted May. 24, 2013, 8:52 am
Santa Monica Public Library presents ‘The Political is Personal’ Film Series, a summer series of monthly documentary screenings. Each screening begins at 7:00 p.m. in the Main Library’s MLK Jr. Auditorium. The series begins on Wednesday, June 19, with the showing of “A Place at the Table” (2012, 84 minutes).
Posted May. 21, 2013, 9:35 am
While his performance in “Something Wild” earned him a Golden Globe Award nomination early in his career, Ray Liotta actually shot to fame as a result of his role as real-life mobster Henry Hill in Martin Scorsese’s classic film “Goodfellas.”
Posted May. 20, 2013, 9:15 am
The Santa Monica Symphony will perform an exciting free program consisting of some of Tchaikovsky’s greatest works this Saturday, May 25, at 7:30 pm. It will be the Symphony's final performance at the Civic Auditorium, which is closing its doors indefinitely as of June.
Posted May. 19, 2013, 9:33 am
The 8th Annual Santa Monica Teen Film Festival will present two free screenings showing a different lineup of films each day next month. These free screenings will showcase 44 selected films from a total of more than 325 entries from around the globe.
Posted May. 19, 2013, 9:24 am
Santa Monica Playhouse presents a one-night-only special appearance of “CARLIE & DONI Hit the Road The College Tour” this Wednesday, May 22 at 8 pm.
Posted May. 17, 2013, 9:01 am
The Broad Stage in Santa Monica and L.A. Opera have joined forces to co-produce the world premiere of Dulce Rosa, which opens tonight at 7:30 pm.
Posted May. 17, 2013, 8:59 am
Santa Monica’s Morgan-Wixson Theatre presents “Freckleface Strawberry” this Saturday, May 18 through June 2.
Posted May. 17, 2013, 8:56 am
The 5th Annual Walk To Africa sending life giving medical teams to Africa will be held this Saturday.
Posted May. 17, 2013, 8:50 am
The 18th Street Arts Center will offer a wide selection of unique wines, specialty cocktails, and culinary delights from the leading restaurants and chefs in Los Angeles.
Posted May. 17, 2013, 8:46 am
Last Chance TAG Gallery concludes the works of artists Ca...
Posted May. 16, 2013, 9:03 am
Local photojournalist/Mirror photographer Fabian Lewkowicz will host a “Palisades Park Photo Tour” this Friday, May 17 from 4-6 pm. The session is part of the City’s 1450 Ocean Avenue mid-century park building that is offering new arts, crafts, and culture workshops.
Posted May. 16, 2013, 8:58 am
Santa Monica Public Library presents a screening of “Ball Talk: Baseball’s Voices of Summer,” followed by a Q&A with director Kevin Bender this Saturday, May 18 at 3 pm in the Main Library’s Martin Luther King, Jr. Auditorium, 601 Santa Monica Blvd.
Posted May. 16, 2013, 8:50 am
haleARTS S P A C E will host an opening reception for a group show featuring the work of Barbara Kosoff, Frederico Ceballos, Mara Thompson and Michele Castagnetti this Friday, May 17 from 5-8 pm.
Posted May. 15, 2013, 10:09 am
Sarah Calabro has been an Ocean Park resident for 10 years. Recently she started her own Santa Monica street style blog – hopesinsideamatchbox.blogspot.com.
Posted May. 14, 2013, 9:48 am
The Santa Monica College Theatre Arts and Music departments will present “Thoroughly Modern Millie,” the charming Tony Award-winning musical based on the film with the same name, May 24-June 2.
Posted May. 14, 2013, 9:38 am
A soft-spoken southern gentleman, Michael Shannon brings to the big and small screens the intensity and skilled acting that grew out of his years as a stage-trained actor, where he first performed at the Illinois Theatre Center.
Posted May. 13, 2013, 11:46 am
For some families, summers can arrive like songbirds on wings of relief and anticipation. June, July, and August can positively glow with the promise of play and relaxation for moms, dads and kids who have waited all year for warmer days without homework to arrive, along with visits from grandma and grandpa, friends and relatives.
Posted May. 12, 2013, 9:47 am
“in · ter · course” is a collection of Herb Alpert's newest paintings and sculptures on view at the Robert Berman Gallery in the Bergamot Station Arts Center through June 8, 2013.
Posted May. 12, 2013, 9:24 am
Film and fashion historian Kimberly Truhler discusses iconic costume design, focusing on the Golden Age of the Hollywood film industry and female style icons who emerged in the 1940s and 1950s.
Posted May. 12, 2013, 9:19 am
Christopher Grimes Gallery opened an exhibition of new work by Lucia Koch on Saturday, which will run through June 29.
Posted May. 12, 2013, 9:10 am
The Miles Memorial Playhouse in Santa Monica began performances Friday night of its limited engagement of “Delicious Reality” that runs through May 19.
Posted May. 10, 2013, 9:01 am
The final concert of New West Symphony’s 2012/2013 Masterpiece Series season will be held this Sunday, May 12 in Santa Monica.