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Not To Be Missed! The 23rd Annual Evening of Wine and Roses – A Tuscan Affair Featuring LA’s Top Italian Culinary Talents

No need to travel to Italy or withstand the jet lag when you can enjoy the authentic culinary cuisine of Tuscany, Italy, as Glendale Memorial Hospital and Health Center presents the 23rd Annual Evening of Wine and Roses – A Tuscan Affair. This spectacular event will feature an unequalled gourmet experience created under the direction […]

Enjoy A Free Night Out at the Theater With Plays411

Even though L.A is known more for the big screen than for the stage, theatre lovers won’t be left out in the cold.  As there are certainly no shortage of theatres in the area, finding a great play to experience is not a problem.  If it’s the price you’re worried about, we got you covered […]

CHESS the Musical to Audition Dancers for AIDS Benefit Held at the Ford Amphitheatre

The Ford Amphitheatre in Los Angeles will host a benefit performance of CHESS on September 17, 2007.  The Tim Rice, Benny Andersson and Bjorn Ulvaeus musical, produced by Brian Michael Purcell will be performed at the outdoor venue to raise money for Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS. (Two more dancers are still being sought as of […]

Distinctive Assets Prepares to Gift the Celebrities at the 59th Annual Emmy Awards

With the Emmy Awards only weeks away, Distinctive Assets is putting together their much talked about luxurious gift bags.  Preparing their extravagant selection of items, Distinctive Assets has the honor of handing out gift bags to the non-winning nominees in the 8 major event categories.  So even though they all can’t win a statue, these […]

Marcus Samuelsson Served Up His Specialties at the Starbucks in Hollywood

The Marcus Samuelsson event this past Tuesday, August 28 at the Starbucks Hollywood and Highland Complex was a complete success. The Hollywood and Highland location welcomed over 100 hundred people to watch Marcus cook Chocolate Pancakes w/Pineapple Cashew Salad and Beef Stir-fry w/Mango Couscous. To accompany the dishes, Andrew Linnemann provided a coffee pairing to […]

Scary Revealing: Rob Zombie’s Halloween Premieres at the Grauman’s Chinese Theatre

Rob Zombie’s Halloween premiered at the Grauman’s Chinese Theatre in Hollywood on Thursday, August 23rd. Zombie’s revealingly raw re-envisionment of the John Carpenter classic seemed at home in the historic and dugeonesque Grauman’s Chinese. The theatre’s facade of Chinese dragons and saber-tooth dogs watched over a playfully horrific red carpet scene and later the theatre’s monumental […]

The Beach on Sunset: LA’s Newest Hotspot

The Beach on Sunset, the new restaurant/lounge, which celebrated it’s grand opening on the Sunset Strip on Wednesday night may prove to be Hollywood’s newest hotspot. The Sunset Strip has always been a popular choice for anyone looking for a night of dancing, drinking or enjoying live music, so it’s no surprise that film producer […]

Pat Monahan “Last of Seven” on Columbia Records

by Susie Salva Seductive and successful singer-songwriter Pat Monahan releases his debut solo album, "Last of Seven," on Columbia Records, which finds the sultry and soulful artist exploring soul rock, pop music and gospel rhythms. This CD takes his characteristic soaring, emotive vocals and powerful storytelling lyrics-behind such distinctive hits as "Drops of Jupiter," "Meet […]

Judy Collins Sings Lennon & McCartney On New CD

The legendary Judy Collins released her 44th album, "Judy Collins Sings Lennon & McCartney" on her own label Wildflower Records. Although Collins has recorded songs by celebrated songwriters such as Bob Dylan, Joni Mitchell and Leonard Cohen and others, Collins only recorded one song written by John Lennon & Paul McCartney. She recorded "In My […]

Indie Artist Nikkole Sings About “A Girl Like Me”

Since the release of her 2001 debut CD, "Appearances", independent pop artist Nikkole has made her presence known on the music scene. As a singer, songwriter, model and producer, she’s making quite an impact in the states, as well as the rest of the world.  Having released her sophomore effort,  "A Girl Like Me," on […]

It was “Hot in Hollywood” as the Stars Let Loose for a Good Cause

The 2nd Annual Hot in Hollywood event got underway with a bang.  Featuring many famous primetime television faces, this star studded event benefited the AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AHF) Mobile Units, a non profit Los Angeles based AIDS treatment and advocacy organization, and the Salvation Army’s ALEGRIA House, an HIV/AIDS housing facility. Hosted by Jaime Pressly […]

The First Ever Mr. Earth USA Winner is Crowned

As the lights dimmed, 12 men held their breath, their friends and families waiting eagerly for the big announcement that would catapult one of their careers and launch a year-long commitment to representing the title of Mr. Earth USA 2007. The top five finalists dwindled down to two and finally, one man, Damian Raven  emerged […]

Gary Sturgis: The Sweet Sound of Success

It’s a common story in Hollywood: the difficulties a performer faces in establishing himself in his chosen career. The lucky few, however, defy these daunting odds to carve out a name for themselves in entertainment. An even smaller selection of artists successfully branch out to other pursuits. Gary Sturgis, in-demand actor and voice-over talent, is […]

Help Support Indie Artists at “An Evening of Independence: A Celebration of Singers, Songwriters and Music” on August 26th

The Ford Amphitheatre in Hollywood will be home to “An Evening of Independence: A Celebration of Singers, Songwriters and Music” on August 26th.  Organized by Koffeehouse Music Productions, this charity event, featuring up and coming indie artists, many of whom were found on MySpace, will benefit the Guitar Center Music Foundation. The all-ages festival will […]

Canadian Singer Stevie Jewell Makes Her Presence Known in the States

Only 16 years old, Stevie Jewel is already on her way to having an impressive music career. This Canadian singing sensation relies not only on her voice, but her songwriting, dancing and acting abilities as well.  As one of the youngest acts to perform in Vegas, a winner of a slew of U.S talent competitions […]

The Palms Springs International Festival of Short Films: Keeping It Short and Sweet

The 2007 Palm Springs International Festival of Short Films & Short Film Market is proof that great films don’t have to clock in at three-plus hours. Stars such as Jennifer Aniston, Bryce Dallas Howard, Margaret Cho, James Gandolfini, Louis Gossett, Jr., Kris Kristofferson, Joanna Lumley, Ron Livingston, Wendie Malick, Joe Mantegna, Alfred Molina, Patrick Stewart, […]

Schmooz-a-Palooza? 2007 Live 30’s Summer Concert Weekend

JDate, the premier online community for Jewish singles spend this next hot summer weekend getting down with the moves and grooves of the 80’s all weekend long on the Sunset Strip for their yearly Schmooz-a-Palooza. Attracting more than 1,000 attendees annually, Schmooz-a-Palooza is known as one of the hippest parties in Los Angeles, year after […]

What Happened To My Waist? Fitness After 40

? by Helen Ryan? You exercise sporadically. You eat about the same as you always have. Then one day you can?t button your pants. What gives? Hormonal changes and loss of lean body mass (muscle) contribute to this waist creep the expansion of our waistlines we tend to experience as we approach, and pass, our […]

Death by Travel in Thailand- Beautiful Souls Makes Sweet in US West Coast Debut

Booming from the stage of Springboard Theater?s production of Beautiful Souls is an Aussie story of human consequences that emerge from attempting to smuggle drugs while backpacking in Thailand…read more in Arts and Culture

Raise Your Glasses to the 26th Great American Beer Festival and Competition

You don’t have to go to Germany to celebrate Oktoberfest – just head over to Denver, Colorado, to drink up at the 26th Great American Beer Festival from October 11-13, 2007. This event is not only the country’s largest ticketed beer festival, it’s also the marquee competition for commercial beer brewers. Ask anyone who’s picked up […]

The National Gen Art Fresh Faces Fashion Show Kicks off Multi-City Tour in San Francisco

The Gen Art Fresh Faces Fashion Show has laid the groundwork for many up and coming young designers. With fashion stars such as Zac Posen, Rebecca Taylor and Chaiken getting their start at Gen Art, the 13 year event is gearing up to kick start the careers of new and exciting talents who will set […]

Ojai Playwrights Conference Unveils, Encourages New Theater Talent

The Ojai Playwrights Conference, held just north of Los Angeles, commemorates its 10th year of presenting new plays by continuing to spotlight the country’s most promising literary talents with public readings and performances. For its 10th anniversary, the Ojai Playwrights Conference will host favorite returning playwrights, as well as introduce rising new artists of American […]

William Erickson – Not Your Typical Teen

William Erickson is not your typical teen. In addition to his looks, a charming personality, brilliant talent and solid acting experience in commercials, theater and television, William takes his curiosity about life to the limits. He is actively involved in environmental non-profit organizations and aspiring to become a dedicated, young spokesperson for a significant cause. […]

El Cantante Hits the Right Note

by Michael Gavino  Hollywood loves stories of the tortured artist. From the dawn of cinema this format has provided some of Hollywood’s best movies. Recently, a spate of musician-inspired films has graced the screen with spectacular results. The award-winning Ray and the critically inspired La Vie En Rose have beautifully captured the flawed musician struggling […]

NBA All-Stars and Hollywood Celebrities Rock the USC campus for the LA Stars 2nd Annual Basketball Game and Carnival

By Brittany Graham The California weather so well-known for its beautiful sunshine and cool breezes surpassed expectations this past Sunday and did not disappoint the hundreds of people who journeyed from all over the U.S. to attend the 2nd Annual LA Stars Celebrity and NBA All-Star Basketball Games, as well as the adjoining LA Stars […]

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