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  • Abstract 'Natural Selections' on display at Brand Library

    Abstract 'Natural Selections' on display at Brand Library

    The artwork of five female artists who each ground their figurative art in some aspect of organic reality will be on display through July 1 at the Brand Library and Art Center. Titled “Natural Selections,” the exhibit features artists Amabelle Aguiluz, Sarajo Frieden, Wakana Kimura, Karin Lanzoni,...

  • ‘Listen to Your Mother’ returns to the Colony Theatre

    ‘Listen to Your Mother’ returns to the Colony Theatre

    For the second straight year, women will take the stage at the Colony Theatre to share stories that are sometimes humorous, sometimes sad during an event that also raises money for Family Service Agency. The second annual “Listen to Your Mother” event at 7 p.m. Tuesday will feature one returning...

  • Falcon Theatre peeks into the history of comedy

    Falcon Theatre peeks into the history of comedy

    There have been numerous great comedy acts, writers and comedians throughout the years — such as the Marx Brothers, Anton Chekhov, George Carlin and Richard Pryor— who have left their mark on the comedic genre. For the next month, the Falcon Theatre in Burbank is offering a 90-minute overview of...

  • Theater Preview: ‘Pie’ serves as recipe about mothers, daughters

    Theater Preview: ‘Pie’ serves as recipe about mothers, daughters

    “Yes, we’re cooking an apple pie right on stage,” said Maria Gobetti, co-artistic director of the Victory Theatre Center. Make that two dozen apple pies — one pie will be baked from start to finish during each of the 24 performances of Lawrence Thelen’s new comedy, “Pie in the Sky,” premiering...

  • Former Disney animator finds peace and simplicity in Japanese aesthetic

    Former Disney animator finds peace and simplicity in Japanese aesthetic

    Rebecca Rees, whose artwork is on display at Gallery 839, says there's no time like the present to get things done.

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