Friday, January 28, 2011

Last Chance! Cirque Berzerk at Club Nokia

Calling all Edward Gorey Fans, Oingo Boingo Fans, Horror Fans, Cirque du Soleil Fans, Burlesque Fans, Steampunk Fans, and anyone who likes to dabble in the dark side - Don't miss out on a wild time with Cirque Berzerk! This weekend ends their residency at Club Nokia, L.A. Live.

Thursday, January 27, 2011

Dinner too?! Added Prize to the Valentine's Photo Contest

We just got word that in addition to
the winner of our Valentine's Day Photo Contest will also receive...

Wednesday, January 26, 2011

Review: Loving "Loving Repeating"

Looking for a unique way to express your love? Are you a hopeless romantic? Maybe not? Well, "Loving Repeating: A Musical of Gertrude Stein" (now playing at the Center Theatre in Long Beach) could be what you're looking for!

Museum Free-For-All weekend is final weekend of L.A. Arts Month

As January's Los Angeles Arts Month draws to a close, what better way to end the month than with a visit to your favorite museum(s)? How about visiting a museum for FREE?!? This year's Museum Free-For-All weekend takes place Saturday, January 29-Sunday, January 30. Participating museums include the Autry National Center, California Science Center, and the Getty Center. For a full list of participating museums and schedules, visit and get your museum fill this weekend!

Friday, January 21, 2011

This Week's Newsletter: Intriguing

Want to start off the new year in a different way? Well, ExperienceLA has these unique events that well surely facisnate your mind!
  • Win tickets to LA Phil Presents Michael Feinstein and Dangerous Beauty
  • Event Highlights: Ken Roht's Same-O, Brothers Grimm's Shudder, The Art & Craft of Shadow Theater, and Late NightCatechism 3.
  • Don't forget to enter our Valentine Getaway Photo Contest to win tickets to 33 Variations and a voucher for a hotel stay at Wilshire Grand Hotel!
Find out about these events and more in this week's newsletter!

-ExperienceLA Staff

Thursday, January 13, 2011

This Week's Newsletter: LAArtsMonth and Valentine Getaway Photo Contest

Get ready to get your creative juices flowing with our artistic themed events with our latest issue! Whether if it's music, dancing, painting, drawing or any other type of specific event you are looking for, please be sure to check out
  • Enter our Valentine Getaway Photo Contest to win tickets to 33 Variations and a voucher for a hotel stay at Wilshire Grand Hotel
  • Event Highlights: Me, As A Penguin EFC Art Exhibit, Shakespeare and the Alchemy of Gender, and John Jorgenson Quintet
  • Blog Highlights: Museums Free-For-All and Join the #LAArtsMonth Conversation!
Find out about these events and more in this week's newsletter!

-ExperienceLA Staff

Join the #LAArtsMonth Conversation!

As you may or may not know, is powering the Los Angeles Arts Month website!  January is Los Angeles Arts Month and we want to encourage you to visit the site and join the conversation! 

There is no official Los Angeles Arts Month Twitter (hint: though there is a facebook) because we want to encourage conversation from everyone! 

So make sure to tag on #laartsmonth to your experience LA adventures this month as you're tweeting along so that we can hear your voice and get your suggestions!

-ExperienceLA Staff Museums Free-For-All (1/29 and 1/30)

Did you know that the Museums Free-For-All is now a part of LA Arts Month?  The sixth annual Museums Free-For-All is now in the last weekend of January on January 29th and 30th, 2011.  Select museums of the Museums Marketing Roundtable will be opening their doors wide and inviting visitors to attend free of charge.  Enjoy art, cultural heritage, natural history, and science...for free!

Wednesday, January 12, 2011

Photo Contest – Win a Valentine’s Day Weekend Package including tickets to 33 Variations starring Jane Fonda

[Updated 1/27/2011]

We're looking for your photos featuring the theme of love!  This contest isn't just limited to the romantic – feel free to submit photos featuring friendship, family, and images related to love!  Photos taken in Los
Angeles – obviously! – are a plus! 

The winning photo will be featured on ExperienceLA's blog, newsletter, Facebook, and Twitter accounts as well as Center Theatre Group’s 33 Variations website.  The winning photographer will receive a Valentine’s Day Package featuring two tickets to the February 12th 2011 performance of 33 Variations at the Ahmanson Theatre, plus dinner at Cardini Ristorante and a voucher for a hotel stay at Wilshire Grand Hotel!

Tuesday, January 11, 2011

Buy 1 Get 1 Free Coffee Bean Today! Courtesy of the Jewish Federation LA!

Happy Centennial to The Jewish Federation of Greater Los Angeles!  The Jewish Federation of Greater Los Angeles is kicking off their Centennial and giving us free Coffee Bean from 1PM to 4PM today (1/11/2011)!

Thursday, January 06, 2011

This Week's Newsletter: Looking Forward

Happy New Year from all of us at!

Ready to kick off 2011 with a bang? Well, EperienceLA has these fresh new events and more to jumpstart your year 2011 just right!
  • Win tickets to Grupo Corpo
  • Win tickets to Free by Barbara Lindsay
  • Win tickets to Loving Repeating
  • Event Highlights: Honey-Lulus Tiki Salon, The Flying Karamazov Brothers, Show Your Face! and Pinkalicious: The Musical.
  • Blog Highlights: ExperienceLA Honored With Blog Award and A new year, another year for celebrating the arts
Find out about these events and more in this week's newsletter!

-ExperienceLA Staff

Wednesday, January 05, 2011

ExperienceLA Honored With Blog Award

Woo-hoo!  We were honored by Arts Media Contacts today with an Art Blog of the Year award!  We were among the select few designated in their "Top Art Blogs of 2010" listing, specifically mentioned as one of the "HIGHLY COMMENDED ART BLOGS [of] 2010."

A new year, another year for celebrating the arts

Los Angeles Arts Month officially kicked off today at the Music Center Plaza in Downtown. Mayor Villaraigosa, L.A. County Supervisor Molina, and leading members from the arts community welcomed an audience who took advantage of the sunny afternoon to enjoy free entertainment and be reminded of how great the arts and cultural opportunities are in Los Angeles.