BWW Reviews: Downtown Rep Revives the Merchant of Venice at the Historic Pico House
Within the courtyard of the historic Pico House in downtown LA, the Downtown Repertory Theater Company is in the midst of offering its sixth season of classical works.
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Fri Jul 11, 2014
Now Open: This New USA-Made Shop in Venice is a Total Man Cave
Charlie's Los Angeles fittingly opened its doors on the Fourth of July. Founded by seasoned craftsman/motorcycle enthusiast Charlie Farago , the Venice menswear boutique hosts Made-in-America items from brands like Levi's , Wesco, Pendleton and more , and offers man cave vibes via an in-house pool table, a record player and - on weekends - beer.
TMZ: Michelle Obama Stops Publication of Photos of Daughter
Michelle Obama's office moved to stop publication of photos taken by paparazzi of daughter Malia Obama, TMZ reported .
Thu Jul 10, 2014
Local Makes Mini-Documentary to Defend Venice Drum Circle
Alex Mannone knows the Venice Beach drum circle has gotten some bad press lately ; so he's made a mini-documentary to make the weekly event's case.
TMZ: First Lady Forces Photo Agency to Delete Pics of Malia At LA Celebrity Hot Spot
First daughter Malia Obama, who is interning on the Los Angeles set of the Obama friend Halle Berry's new movie "Extant," was spotted at Gjelina in Venice, CA, a famous hot spot always filled with parting celebrities and therefore continuously surrounded by Paparazzi.
Josh Duhamel Makes For A Surprisingly Attractive Bright Pink Bunny
The actor took to the boardwalk in Venice, California yesterday, wearing possibly the hottest bunny costume to help promote Jumpstart's "Read for the Record" initiative .
Wed Jul 09, 2014
Capsule Stage Reviews: July 10, 2014
I Wish You Love This play is a slice-of-life segment of a single year, 1957, in the life of Nat King Cole, a trip down memory lane with a performer singing his hit songs, interspersed with some backstage material and poignant references to the emerging civil rights movement.
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The brushstrokes on the wall: Jewish muralists of Los Angeles
"Abbot Kinney and the Story of Venice" , mural by Edward Biberman, lent by the U.S. Postal Service.
Mia Maestro's 20th-century Bungalow In Venice, California
With the big FIFA World Cup 2014 starting later today with Argentina facing off against The Netherlands, I thought I'd share a rather lovely home I saw recently in Lonny magazine belonging to 36-year-old MA a Maestro , an actress, singer-songwriter and native of Buenos Aires, Argentina.
Justin Bieber Goes Public With Yovanna Karen Aquino Ventura
On Tuesday night at about the same time Justin Bieber and model Yovanna Karen Aquino Ventura started releasing photos of them together on social media and RumorFix has the scoop.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
Colony Theatre Opens Season with World Premiere of Family Planning Tonight
The Colony Theatre is thrilled to present the first production of its historic 40th Anniversary season, the World Premiere of FAMILY PLANNING by Michelle Kholos Brooks.
White House Strong-Arms Photo Agency to Squash Malia Photos
Malia Obama went to a famous L.A. restaurant Monday night -- a restaurant regularly frequented by celebs and paparazzi -- and when the White House found out a photog took her pic, they went into DEFCON 1 to KILL the photos.
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The Ice Cream Cleanse. How's It Work?
And this morning we'll discuss. Seems Kippy's Ice Cream Shop in Venice, CA is offering a 4-day ice cream cleanse, and that sure sounds good to us! Kippy's ice creams are organic, raw and coconut-based, so they're not dairy .
Fri Jul 04, 2014
High cholesterol increases breast cancer risk by 164 percent
Model Arielle Pytka and designer Sacha Pytka attend the Calavera x Kim Saigh x Keep A Breast 'Bikinis, Boobies And Beer' tattoo print swimwear collection launch for Breast Cancer Awareness at Nouvelle Vague on June 3, 2014, in Venice, California.
Thu Jul 03, 2014
Gwyneth Paltrow Launches Los Angeles Food Truck Guide
The actress is a big fan of Los Angeles' mobile catering culture, and admits she's often asked to recommend a meals of wheels service, so she has started hitting the streets with pals to chow down on global cuisine served with a plastic fork.
Wed Jul 02, 2014
a Los Angeles introduces Bitcoin ATMs
Neither Hollywood nor Venice have ever shied away from embracing the new, and that adventurous spirit is apparent in their adoption of a new economic technology: Bitcoin.
Capsule Stage Reviews: July 3, 2014
I Wish You Love This play is a slice-of-life segment of a single year, 1957, in the life of Nat King Cole , a trip down memory lane with a performer singing his hit songs, interspersed with some backstage material and poignant references to the emerging civil rights movement.
Tue Jul 01, 2014
Wire: Casa Ado's Everyday Brunch; ChocoChicken's Free Fries
Casa Ado is now serving the brunch menu every day, which essentially turns chef Antonio Mure's Italian cooking into the perfect late-riser meal for Venice denizens.
Mon Jun 30, 2014
Preservation Hall Jazz Band & The Dustbowl Revival at Ford Amphitheatre
Wondering what to do after the fireworks are over? I have the perfect thing. Head out to the Ford Amphitheatre on Saturday evening, July 5 to see one of New Orleans best ... Preservation Hall Jazz Band .