LA Art Party Newsletter
LAArtParty is an arts and entertainment website. Established in 2010, it is an online go-to guide for what's happening in and beyond the LA area - this includes dining, travel and more.
Founded by journalist, and "Blues Mama" Kathy Leonardo (a longtime performer), the campy site has an unusual slant which will keep you entertained. Leonardo has been writing for the past 15 years about various subjects for the Huffington Post, THRIVE GLOBAL, LA Weekly, etc.
Each month the LAArtParty staff, led by Kathy Leonardo decides which events will be featured. Posted at noon on the Thursday prior to the last week of the month, LAArtParty.com features the Top Ten Art Parties, plus other fun events each month. VIP subscribers find out ONE week prior to the public and receive discounts and invites to VIP parties throughout the year.
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Former Mayor Villaraigosa, Levitated Mass LACMA
Pulitzer Prize Winning Food Critic, Jonathan Gold
Actor, Martin Mull
John Van Hamersveld
Ellwood T. Risk
LA Art Show
On site with LA Art Party's Video team
This multi-disciplinary media film festival promises to offer something for everyone and showcases many forms of dance including modern, post modern, world, tap, dance theater, ballet, hip-hop and practically all dance that has been captured on film in a way that is of quality and essential value. Dance Camera West's Dance Film Festival is funded in part by Los Angeles Department of Cultural Affairs, the National Endowment for the Arts, and The Los Angeles County Arts Commission. Sponsors include CAP UCLA, Fowler Museum, and CalArts.
Storyboard P, courtesy of Storyboard P
Festival trailer: https://vimeo.com/208774984
Thursday, April 20 - Sunday, April 23, and Friday-Saturday, April 29-30, 2017
Thursday, April 20, 8 p.m.: Opening Night: International Shorts; Royce Hall; $12
Friday, April 21, 6:30 p.m.: A Celebration of UCLA Dance; Allegra Fuller Snyder Film Screening and Q&A; Fowler Museum; FREE
Friday, April 21, 8:00 p.m.: A Celebration of UCLA Dance: 1962-2017; Honoring the Legacy of UCLA Dance Founders; Glorya Kaufman Hall UCLA; $15
Saturday, April 22, 12-noon: Featured Documentary Films: Fowler Museum, $12
Saturday, April 22, 7:00 p.m.: West Coast Premiere In the Steps of Trisha Brown; Fowler Museum and CalArts Emerging Artists Awards, $12
Sunday, April 23, 1:00 p.m.: Family Day: Humorous and Animated Films and Workshop, Fowler Museum, $12
Sunday, April 23, 3:00 p.m.: Mr. Gaga Special Screening, Fowler Museum, $12
Saturday/Sunday, April 29-30, Sunset – To the Sea: Dance Concerts on the Pier with Jacob Jonas The Company, 7 Fingers, Seaweed Sisters and Film Screening, FREE
Grey, Photo courtesy of Jacob Jonas The Company
Screenings take place at these venues.
- Fowler Museum, 308 Charles E. Young Drive North, Westwood 90095
- Glorya Kaufman Hall UCLA, 120 Westwood Plaza, Westwood 90095
- Royce Hall, 340 Royce Drive, Westwood 90095
- Santa Monica Pier, 200 Santa Monica Pier, Santa Monica 90401
Tickets range from $12 - $15
For additional film descriptions, schedule, tickets and more information, visit http://www.dancecamerawest.org