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AVPA Java Gala Tickets on Sale Now

AVPA Java Gala Tickets on Sale Now

Java Gala VII is only a few weeks away, and the unique opportunity to savor the whole AVPA year in review is now on sale. Saturday, June 6, beginning with a 6:30pm Reception, with  Delicious Refreshments and Live music by the fabulous AVPA Jazz Combo, and the Famous silent auction!! The always jaw dropping performance runs from 8:00-10:00pm  includes presentations from Art, Dance, Film, Music, [...]

Black Talkies Offers “Roots of Rhythm”

Black Talkies Offers “Roots of Rhythm”

Black Talkies on Parade presents Roots of Rhythm, the 1984 three part documentary exploring the roots of African music in a variety of genres. Harry Belafonte narrates this musical journey that starts in Africa and explores it's melodic influences in Latin, Jazz, Salsa, and Popular music. All three parts of the series will be screened, which includes Across the Ocean, The Fiery Romance, and Top [...]

Throw Me on the Burnpile and Light Me Up @ KDT

Throw Me on the Burnpile and Light Me Up @ KDT

A work-in-progress presentation of Lucy Alibar’s “Throw Me On the Burnpile and Light Me Up” begins a limited engagement at the Center Theatre Group/Kirk Douglas Theatre next Thursday, May 21, as part of CTG’s DouglasPlus programming. It will continue through May 31 with only 11 public performances. Written and performed by Oscar-nominated screenwriter Alibar (“Beasts of the Southern [...]

DeeLightful Goes “Into the Woods” – May 14, 15 & 16

DeeLightful Goes “Into the Woods” – May 14, 15 & 16

Want to take a little time to get away from it all? You can go INTO THE WOODS with Culver City’s foremost children’s theater company on May 14th, 15th and 16th. Fulfill your appetite for fairy tales with a feast that offers Cinderella, Rapunzel, Jack and the Beanstalk and more in one setting. With unforgettable songs by Sondheim, the ever-popular musical will have you looking at your favorite [...]

Daughter Tells Ballerina’s Tale – Mother’s Day on PBS SoCal

Daughter Tells Ballerina’s Tale – Mother’s Day on PBS SoCal

“Mia: A dancer’s journey,” will have a special Mother’s Day airing this weekend. The film details the life of beloved Croatian ballerina, Mia Slavenksa, produced by her daughter, Culver City's Maria Ramas. Mia overcame adversity and exile to pursue her life’s passion, ballet, and her impact is still felt on the dance world today. Through this film Mia’s daughter, Maria, pays [...]

Clary-Wilson and Namala Nominated for Best Directing at STARdance Film Festival

Clary-Wilson and Namala Nominated for Best Directing at STARdance Film Festival

Who is keeping up the fine tradition of film in Culver City? Addie Clary-Wilson and Flora Namala, two students at AVPA Film. Join the crowd this Saturday, May 9, to celebrate their nomination for Best Directing at the STARdance Youth Film Festival. Addie Clary-Wilson's documentary film, 'Open Closet Policy' which explores coming out in high school, is one of four nominated in the Best Directing [...]

CCMS Improv – Anything Can Happen May 16 & 17

CCMS Improv – Anything Can Happen May 16 & 17

Bring the family for fun-filled, improvised performances by CCMS’s Comedy Improv Troupe. In its 6th successful year, CCMS Theatre Arts is offering six wildly different performances at the Robert Frost Auditorium. If you have a 5th grader at any Culver City Elementary School, their tickets are free when they bring along an adult wtih a paid ticket. The program is directed by professional improv [...]

Antioch University to Host ‘Literary Uprising’

Antioch University to Host ‘Literary Uprising’

Come to Antioch University Los Angeles' free Literary Uprising reading series and hear Faculty and students share their latest work. This quarter features BA faculty reader Monona Wali (author of My Blue Skin Lover) and BA/MFA alum Philip Barragan, (author of Fatizen 24602.) They will be joined by Alyssa Anderson, a student from Jim Krusoe's SMC Advanced Fiction Class and BA student reader Grace [...]

Young Jean Lee’s “Straight White Men” Coming to KDT

Young Jean Lee’s “Straight White Men” Coming to KDT

Center Theatre Group, in collaboration with the Center for the Art of Performance at UCLA, will present the West Coast premiere of Young Jean Lee’s newest work, the acclaimed play “Straight White Men,” November 20 – December 20, 2015, at CTG’s Kirk Douglas Theatre, it was announced today by CTG Artistic Director Michael Ritchie. “Straight White Men,” will be presented in the [...]

Comic Bug to Host “Free Comic Con” at the Teen Center May 2

Comic Bug to Host “Free Comic Con” at the Teen Center May 2

On Saturday, May 2, 2015, The Comic Bug hosts Free Comic Con Day from 12 pm to 5 pm at the Culver City Teen Center (4153 Overland Ave) a 4,000 square foot venue that will be filled with more than 80 comic book creators, and an astounding 23,000 free comics. Representatives from all comic book publishers will be there from Valiant Comics to Aspen Comics to creators who work for DC and Marvel. The [...]

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