Jazz Pick of the Week – Allison Miller’s Boom Tic Boom

When Allison Miller arrived in New York City in the mid-90s, she was looking to establish herself as a straight ahead jazz drummer with the chops and taste to accompany the city’s elite improvisers. Within a few years she attained her ambition, … [Continue reading]

Free Community Conversation with Tenor Ben Heppner

Seldom does the public have the opportunity to hear a leading figure in the music world speak about his or her work in person. Rarer still is the opportunity to participate in such an event at no cost, which is why our community is so fortunate that … [Continue reading]

L.A. Conservancy Holiday Matinee

Looking for something to do with your family this weekend? Want to see a movie in one of LA's beautiful downtown theaters? Interested in exploring part of the Broadway Historic Theater District? If you answered yes to any of these questions, this … [Continue reading]

Los Angeles History and Holiday Gifts All Under One Roof

This Saturday, The Studio for Southern California History is hosting a holiday book boutique and bake sale "featuring recent and memorable work related to Los Angeles history—from children’s books to advanced scholarship." A number … [Continue reading]

The 2nd Los Angeles Animation Festival International Is Here!

If you're an animation fan like me, you won't want to miss this event. The producers of LA's own animation festival have teamed up with The Cinefamily to bring an exceptional selection of animated films to our community. According to The … [Continue reading]

Share Your Love of Art With Others – Become a LACMA Docent

The Los Angeles County Museum of Art Docent Council is seeking volunteers to lead tours of the museum's diverse collections. An art background is not required; however prospective docents should have an interest in learning about art, working with … [Continue reading]

L.A. Scavenger Hunt: A Good Time – A Good Cause

During this past Thanksgiving holiday weekend, I spent time surrounded by family and friends. We shared a delicious meal, gave thanks for all that we have in our lives, took in a couple of movies and even disconnected from our plugged in, online … [Continue reading]