entertainment


CHISPA by ria kid : an immersive art experience

CHISPA by ria kid : an immersive art experience

Immersive art experience to ignite all of your senses. Come tumble through the poetry Ria Kid and feel nostalgia come to life. The exhibit includes live music from the indie-pop band, Good Company, as well as food and drinks that are included in the experience. This...
CHISPA by ria kid : an immersive art experience

CHISPA by ria kid : an immersive art experience

Immersive art experience to ignite all of your senses. Come tumble through the poetry Ria Kid and feel nostalgia come to life. The exhibit includes live music from the indie-pop band, Good Company, as well as food and drinks that are included in the experience. This...
Ken Ludwig’s Lend Me A Tenor

Ken Ludwig’s Lend Me A Tenor

“A furiously paced comedy with more than a touch of the Marx Brothers . . . A marvelous combination of wonderful farcical moments and funny lines.” -Time Out New York On a very important night for the Cleveland Grand Opera Company, Tito Mirelli, the...
Musical Theatre West Presents DAMN YANKEES, Oct 14 – 30

Musical Theatre West Presents DAMN YANKEES, Oct 14 – 30

Batter up! Baseball is back, and so is the latest production from Musical Theatre West (MTW). Long Beach’s premier theatre company is excited to announce the return of the seven-time Tony award-winning musical “Damn Yankees” to its stage. The Long Beach...
Long Beach Camerata Singers Front Porch Concert Series

Long Beach Camerata Singers Front Porch Concert Series

In 2020, in response to the pandemic, we started a “Front Porch Concert” series, where we put on free outdoor concerts across all districts in Long Beach to keep artists employed and to keep music in our communities. By popular demand, we continued them in...
“Escape to Butterfly Ave”: Novel Release Party

“Escape to Butterfly Ave”: Novel Release Party

SATURDAY, AUGUST 13TH (4-6 PM) @ Elinor Drinkery [Free event] Join lifetime Long Beach native, Max Evans, at the release party for his debut novel. Described as the most Long Beach novel of 2022, ESCAPE TO BUTTERFLY AVE follows the challenges of a single father facing...
WEBS OF SURPRISE: A DISCOVERY WORKSHOP AT ELINOR IN LONG BEACH

WEBS OF SURPRISE: A DISCOVERY WORKSHOP AT ELINOR IN LONG BEACH

Is it possible to see the world anew? Surprise, an exciting discovery is just around the corner! This 2.5-hour interactive workshop will provide participants with opportunities to create, explore and connect. Through playful, interactive exercises, we will learn how...
WEBS OF SURPRISE: A DISCOVERY WORKSHOP AT ELINOR IN LONG BEACH

WEBS OF SURPRISE: A DISCOVERY WORKSHOP AT ELINOR IN LONG BEACH

Is it possible to see the world anew? Surprise, an exciting discovery is just around the corner! This 2.5-hour interactive workshop will provide participants with opportunities to create, explore and connect. Through playful, interactive exercises, we will learn how...
In the now Figurative

In the now Figurative

Flatline Gallery is pleased to present our third iteration of In the now Figurative, a group exhibition highlighting the paintings and drawings of artists who are influenced by the figure. ​ This year’s “In the now Figurative” is centered around the...
Alyssandra Nighswonger Album Release Show at Rancho Los Cerritos

Alyssandra Nighswonger Album Release Show at Rancho Los Cerritos

Songwriter, Alyssandra Nighswonger, celebrates new album, Will You Stay, with a unique sonic experience in the garden atmosphere of the historic Rancho Los Cerritos on Saturday, June 18th. The evening will also feature performances by renowned poet, Derrick Brown,...
Getty 25 Celebrates Long Beach

Getty 25 Celebrates Long Beach

You are invited to a FREE, outdoor community art festival on June 4-5, 11am-6pm at Houghton Park. In celebration of the Getty Center’s 25th Anniversary, J. Paul Getty Trust is partnering up with neighborhoods across Los Angeles to produce ten bespoke community-centric...
“WEST SIDE STORY” FILM SCREENING AND Q&A WITH DAVID ALVAREZ

“WEST SIDE STORY” FILM SCREENING AND Q&A WITH DAVID ALVAREZ

Join us for an evening of fun, film, and music with “West Side Story: David Alvarez and the making of a cross-cultural musical.” This event begins at 5PM with an unveiling and short presentation on select costumes from the 2021 film, directed by Steven Spielberg. At...