5905 Wilshire Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90036
1965, 96 minutes, color | Directed by Boris Sagal; written by Harvey Bullock and R.S. Allen; with Elvis Presley, Shelley Fabares, Harold J. Stone, Gary Crosby, Joby Baker, Jimmy Hawkins, Nita Talbot
A Chicago mobster hires a rock-and-roll singer and his band to keep an eye on his daughter during spring break in Fort Lauderdale, Florida.
366 N. La Cienega Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90095
The Improvised Shakespeare Company, the funniest and most critically acclaimed theatrical Improv troupe in the country, is coming to LARGO. The ISC plays regularly to sold-out crowds in NYC Off-Broadway, and was recently one of the big hits of UCB’s Del Close marathon where they played to a standing room only crowd of 700+ people. The ISC tours nationally and internationally at Performing Arts Centers and has been featured at Montreal's Just for Laughs, Seattle's Bumbershoot Festival, SF Sketchfest, Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival and most recently at Outside Lands in San Francisco where Sir Patrick Stewart performed with them as a special guest. The ISC has been named Chicago's best Improv group by both the Chicago Reader and the Chicago Examiner and has received a New York Nightlife Award for "Best Comedic Performance by a Group".
5108 Lankershim Blvd., North Hollywood, 91601
The Road Theatre Company presents the Los Angeles Premiere of THINGS BEING WHAT THEY ARE by Wendy MacLeod, directed by Andre Barron. Bill has just moved from the city to a new condo in the suburbs, and is awaiting the arrival of his furniture and his (unfaithful) wife. He meets Jack, a brash, irreverent, and divorced neighbor who drops by for a visit and simply will not leave. In this off-beat comedy by the author of The House of Yes, two regular guys form an unlikely bond as they debate the meaning of marriage, commitment, and mortality.
630 W. 5th St., Los Angeles, CA
Sandy Tolan in conversation with Kelly McEvers
The veteran journalist and critically acclaimed author of The Lemon Tree brings us another true story of hope in the Palestinian-Israeli impasse. His newest book, Children of the Stone, chronicles a young violist--- Ramzi Hussein Aburedwan-- who escapes a Palestinian refugee camp and later returns to fulfill his dream: establishing a music school with the help of Israeli musicians including Daniel Barenboim, director of the Berlin State Opera and La Scala. Join Tolan for a moving conversation about how a love of music transforms and empowers lives in a war-torn land. Reservations recommended. Please visit website for reservation/standby policies.
West Hollywood, CA 90069
Two-time grammy-award winner, lalah hathaway will record her first ever live album lalah hathaway LIVE! the 25-year vet will take The Troubadour stage in los angeles just as her father the late great Donny Hathaway did in 1972 to record ‘Donny Hathaway Live’!