Author Archive: Nili Nathan

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Hershey Felder: Beethoven – Wallis Annenberg

Hershey Felder: Beethoven – Wallis Annenberg

Hershey Felder: Beethoven is mesmerizing — you can’t take your eyes or ears off Hershey Felder! Nothing tops a standing ovation and this production must be on the top of your “must see” list. It’s one of the greatest musical productions of the decade. Hershey Felder returns to The Wallis, bringing Ludwig van Beethoven to […]

Review: “Long Day’s Journey into Night” at Wallis Annenberg

Review: “Long Day’s Journey into Night” at Wallis Annenberg

REVIEWED BY RUTH WALD (Performance of June 10, 2018). Magnificent is the only word for Richard Eyre’s acclaimed Bristol Old Vic production of Eugene O’Neill’s Pulitzer Prize winning play, “Long Day’s Journey into Night,” now playing at the Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts. Great parts are hard to come by and great actors […]

Tickets for LA Opera’s Rigoletto

Tickets for LA Opera’s Rigoletto

LA OPERA PRESENTS VERDI’S RIGOLETTO CONDUCTED BY MATTHEW AUCOIN May 12 through June 3 (Los Angeles) April 24, 2018 — Plácido Domingo, LA Opera’s Eli and Edythe Broad General Director, has announced final details about the company’s spring presentation of Rigoletto, the classic tragedy by Giuseppe Verdi. “I can think of no opera that better demonstrates the power of deeply […]

Review: LA Opera – Rigoletto May 31st

Review: LA Opera – Rigoletto May 31st

Bravo to LA Opera for delivering an outstanding evening of Opera! Sneak Peek Video – Rigoletti Guiseppe Verdi’s opera Rigoletto takes place in Mantua, Italy. It is the 16th century and men of royalty, means and power were often corrupt. Women were mere objects to do with what they wanted, without objection or public outcry. […]

LA OPERA PRESENTS “Crossing”

LA OPERA PRESENTS “Crossing”

“Crossing” the West Coast Premiere from LA Opera is inspired by poet Walt Whitman’s experiences working in military hospitals during the Civil War. His diary is a messy compilation  as a volunteer nurse. His personal and loving connection to each patient in the hospital is what attracted  Matthew Aucoin (composer, librettist and conductor) to the […]

New Film on Vaccines and Autism Controversy

New Film on Vaccines and Autism Controversy

Who is Dr. Leonard G. Horowitz and why did he make a film (actually, a Docu-Commentary) for Robert De Niro?  “Un-Vaxxed: A Docu-Commentary for Robert De Niro”.   The answer is evident to film festival attendees who were shocked when Robert De Niro, under enormous pressure, pulled the film “VAXXED” from the Tribeca Film Festival. […]

By October 27, 2016 0 Comments Read More →
Trove Auctioneers – Online Auction in Burbank

Trove Auctioneers – Online Auction in Burbank

Website: https://www.liveauctioneers.com/trove-auctioneers I recently went in to to Trove Auctioneers on Magnolia Blvd in Burbank and spoke with the owner, Adrian Danescu. Interesting stuff in there. But, what was most interesting is the online auctions he has.  If you need cash and have quality antiques and vintage, send him a photo and description to: contactus@troveauctioneers.com or […]

By February 14, 2016 0 Comments Read More →
Mayberry Turns Into Mayhem Over Viner Hayes Grier

Mayberry Turns Into Mayhem Over Viner Hayes Grier

Mops of teenage girls lined up at The Mag Park in hopes of meeting famous Viners & YouTubers this morning, as early as 8 am. Hayes Grier’s Meet & Greet brought fans from other cities, even other states. The lines went all the way up Avon Street. The stars showed up around Noon and the […]

By January 30, 2016 0 Comments Read More →
Viners, Youtubers, Oh My Daily Burbank!

Viners, Youtubers, Oh My Daily Burbank!

January 30,2016  Hayes Grier Meet & Greet in Burbank was amazing. Fans took photos and got autographs from other Viners & Youtubers as well. Twan Kuyper, Charles Gitnick, Neels Visser and Tez were all on hand to rock with fans to the music and party atmosphere at The Mag Park on Magnolia. Read More   […]

By January 30, 2016 0 Comments Read More →

6th Annual Thanksgiving Day Turkey Trot – Burbank, CA

    Rise, Shine, Trot!   Start the Holidays on the Right Foot at Burbank Community YMCA’s 6th Annual Thanksgiving Day Turkey Trot   Race Before You Stuff Your Face … and Support a Good Cause!   BURBANK, Calif. — Nov. 23, 2015 — For Immediate Release — Before you stuff your face, kick off the holiday season with a […]

By November 24, 2015 0 Comments Read More →
Ojai Gears up for its Annual Film Festival With a Festive Preview Party this Saturday

Ojai Gears up for its Annual Film Festival With a Festive Preview Party this Saturday

Ojai, CA (Oct. 21, 2015) —   Join fellow film-, music-, art-, fun- and Ojai-fans this Saturday, October 24, 6:00-9:00 p.m. for the 2015 Ojai Film Festival (OFF) “SNEAK PEEK” fun & fundraising party at the Ojai Arts Center, 113 S. Montgomery St., Ojai, to celebrate the upcoming weeklong Ojai Film Festival (Nov. 5-15, 2015) with […]

By October 22, 2015 0 Comments Read More →
Places In Ojai

Places In Ojai

The Lavender Inn is located in downtown Ojai, yet it is serene and a relaxing getaway. The gardens have comfortable seating where you can take off your shoes an do some grounding in your barefeet. Walk across the street and you are right in the heart of downtown Ojai where you can spend hours visiting […]

By September 15, 2015 0 Comments Read More →
Book’d in Burbank – Season Finale

Book’d in Burbank – Season Finale

Book’d in Burbank literary event wraps up season three with a special Adopt-A-Shelter Dog Month theme. Festivities to include: author readings, bookish giveaways and a catered mingling reception. WHEN: Wednesday, October 21, 2015, 8:00 P.M. – 9:30 P.M. WHERE: Theatre Banshee – 3435 West Magnolia Boulevard, Burbank 91505 COST: $10.00   WEBSITE: www.bookdevent.com    

By September 2, 2015 0 Comments Read More →
The 7th Burbank International Film Festival

The 7th Burbank International Film Festival

BURBANK, Calif. — The 7th Burbank International Film Festival, which will run September 9th through 13th, announced its full lineup today, including 100 films from 31 countries, 25 world premieres, 22 award categories, and opening and closing night screenings. The Burbank International Film Festival is open to the public, with tickets available at www.burbankfilmfest.org   The five-day festival will honor pioneering actress and […]

By August 24, 2015 0 Comments Read More →
DEVIL’S DAUGHTER Author Signing Event – Dark Delicacies, Burbank

DEVIL’S DAUGHTER Author Signing Event – Dark Delicacies, Burbank

Authors Hope Schenk-de Michele and Paul Marquez sign and read from their debut urban fantasy Devil’s Daughter (Lucinda’s Pawnshop, #1). “A worthwhile jaunt for readers interested in a mix of magic, mankind, and the sinister ploys of the devil.” –Kirkus Reviews WHEN: Tuesday, July 14, 2015, 7:00 P.M.   WHERE: Dark Delicacies – 3512 W Magnolia Blvd, Burbank, 91505 COST: free CONTACT: […]