In the world of video streaming services like Netflix and Hulu, movie theater chains are becoming increasingly desperate to encourage consumers to get out of their houses — and into cinema auditoriums. Cinepolis Junior is opening two theaters this month in Southern California — in Pico Rivera and Vista — and their spin on the theater-going experience is to have actual jungle gyms inside their auditoriums. “It’s really intended to make kids feel welcome and comfortable,” said Cinepolis USA Chief Executive Adrian Mijares Elizondo, according to the Los Angeles Times. “The whole idea is to make it easier for parents to take their kids to the movies and let the kids have more fun.” The auditoriums are designed for children ages 3 to 12, and the first film to be shown at the…
EVENTS: Humanitas Presents Play LA Festival
The focus of PLAY LA is to develop new plays in an atmosphere of trust and mutual respect. HUMANITAS strives to give PLAY LA members all the tools they need to create compelling plays and to extend their network of relationships into the broader Los Angeles community of theatres.
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This hit Broadway show turns sibling rivalry into a Tony-winning farcical tour de force. Siblings Vanya and Sonia live a quiet life in the wealthy rural conclave where they grew up. But when their movie-star sister Masha returns home unannounced with Spike, her 20-something boy toy, an unforgettably zany weekend ensues. "Both breathtakingly funny and quietly poignant, this Chekhov-inspired work ... is pure joy from start to finish," raved "Backstage". Catch this hilarious tale of regret and raucousness at the Phoenix Theatre in Edmonds.
The Flea Market Guide
I walk into a flea market with romantic dreams of unearthing a priceless Dunbar sofa (that just needs recovering) or a (discontinued white-white) Le Creuset dutch oven, only to feel lost and overwhelmed by what feels like, well, junk.
Broadway Palm Dinner Theatre
Job Openings We are currently seeking an experienced, part-time bartender. Must be available days, nights and weekends. Email resumé to Kathy@BroadwayPalm.com or stop by the box office to fill out an application. If you’re interested in other positions that we are not currently hiring for, we welcome you to come to the box office at …
Laugh with Will Rogers at East Lynne Theater Company
daily papers. His wit, wisdom and understanding of the human condition is often compared to that of Mark Twain. Rogers enjoyed performing his humorous banter to audiences throughout throughout the country in a variety of venues. The award-winning Equity professional East Lynne Theater Company is pleased to offer several evenings with Rogers, as portrayed by Tom Bryn, in Will Rogers' U.S.A. Tom Byrn appeared last season in ELTC's Biography and the solo show, Mr. Lincoln, which was also part of the 2015 season and toured to Bloomsburg Theatre Ensemble in PA. Howard Shapiro gave Mr. Lincoln an excellent review for WHYY TV and radio, with favorable comments for director Gayle Stahlhuth and calling Byrn's performance a "tour de force."
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Fall arts guide
10 works of theater, dance & art to fulfill your culture fix this season ‘Finding Neverland’ at Cadillac Palace Theatre (above) Plays and movies about writers are often either less-than-thrilling (sitting at a desk all day doesn’t leave much room for adventure) or — when depicting scribblers behaving badly — little more than soap opera. …