July 26, 2016

“Summer Time” at the Topanga Canyon Gallery, July 20-Aug. 7

 “Summer Time” is an exhibition and sale featuring works by participating gallery members that include paintings in oil and acrylic, glass art and ceramics. The community is invited to the Artists’ Reception on Sunday, July 24 from 2-5 p.m. For more information, topangacanyongallery.com ; (310) 455-7909. [[tcg_canvas_honfleur_france.jpg]… [Read More...]

Reggae on the Mountain, July 23-24

 Located in beautiful Topanga Canyon, Label 27 proudly presents L.A.’s premier Reggae Festival, bringing you the best in international and local talent on two stages. This year will feature Grammy winning and nominated acts Steel Pulse, Don Carlos and Third World along with more than 20 artists and performers. Enjoy a weekend of amazing music, authentic Caribbean cuisine, eclectic vendors and good vibes! The festival begins Saturday, July 23, 10 a.m.… [Read More...]

An Evening with Beau and Ezekiel Bridges Reading “Johnny Got His Gun”

 Normally, we wouldn’t review a past fundraising event, but Theatricum Botanicum’s summer fundraiser, “An Evening with Beau and Ezekiel Bridges,” with father and son reading an adaptation by Beau of Dalton Trumbo’s book, “Johnny Got His Gun,” that took place on June 25. It was so moving and powerful, that it’s worth more than a mere mention. In fact, Ellen Geer, Theatricum’s Artistic Director, has set a date for a repeat per… [Read More...]

Theatre: TOM: Reinventing a Classic

 TOM, an adaption of “Uncle Tom’s Cabin,” opened Saturday, June 18th at the Theatricum Botanicum. Developed for the stage by writer and director Ellen Geer, TOM provides a new look at Harriet Beecher Stowe’s bestseller, “Uncle Tom’s Cabin.” Geer’s adaptation of the novel highlights the true characteristics of the strong, determined, loving “Uncle Tom” alongside the brutal nature of America’s slave-tradi… [Read More...]