2580 Cahuenga Blvd. East Hollywood, CA 90068, Los Angeles, 90068
The August Strindberg Society of Los Angeles (TASSLA) will present a FREE concert reading of a new and original piece based on the life and loves of August Strindberg. Strindberg’s wildly obsessive mind, his artistic acuity and his tumultuous relationships with his wives are explored through this original piece based on his diaries, poems, love letters and writings. A brief Q&A will follow. Adapted by Kat Kambes and Gretchen Weber and edited by Anne-Charlotte Harvey. Reading directed by David Patch.
West Hollywood, CA 90069
The Quireboys are an English hard rock band formed in 1984 in London, England. The band were successful during the late 1980s and early 1990s, with their debut album A Bit of What You Fancy reaching No. 2 on the UK charts. Known as "Britain's answer to Poison" their highest charting single for the band was with the song "Hey You". The band released a new single "Too Much of a Good Thing" on 15 May 2013, taken from their seventh studio album Beautiful Curse which was released a month later in June 2013.
366 N. La Cienega Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90095
In Celebration of Elliott Smith - The Section Quartet with Very Special Singers on Elliott’s Birthday, August 6th! Tickets are $50 and available Online Only. Proceeds from this show will benefit the Free Arts for Abused Children. For more info on the Free Arts for Abused Children go to www.freearts.org
10899 Wilshire Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90024
Medea Benjamin is co-founder of both CODEPINK and the international human rights organization Global Exchange. Her latest book is Drone Warfare: Killing by Remote Control. Her direct questioning of President Obama during his 2013 foreign policy address, as well as her recent trips to Pakistan and Yemen, helped shine a light on the innocent people killed by U.S. drone strikes. Haskell Wexler is an Academy Award–winning cinematographer (Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?, Bound for Glory), director, and documentary filmmaker. His numerous accolades include the Lifetime Achievement Award from the American Society of Cinematographers and a Career Achievement Award from the International Documentary Association.
Hollywood, CA 90068
HERBIE HANCOCK is a true icon of modern music. Throughout his explorations, he has transcended limitations and genres while maintaining his unmistakable voice. With an illustrious career spanning five decades and 14 Grammy® Awards, including Album of the Year for River: The Joni Letters, he continues to amaze audiences across the globe.