BET has outdone the awards arena again with telecast of the 2006 BET AWARDS. Live from the Shrine Auditorium, it was a star-filled night of excitement, first-time winners and familiar faces on June 24th 2006.
Over 700 music and entertainment luminaries gathered at the 19th Annual ASCAP Rhythm and Soul Music Awards held on Monday, June 26th 2006 at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Los Angeles, CA to celebrate some of todays most popular music as awards were presented to the songwriters and publishers of the most performed ASCAP songs on the 2005 R&B/Hip-Hop, Rap, Reggae and Gospel charts.
Co-sponsored by Hammer Museum, Film Independent's free networking opportunity for filmmakers was high energy event- and a great party. World Premiere of Jamie Bullock's production of Kevin Wheatley's "The Beach Party at the Threshold of Hell..." provides thought-provoking midnight chaser.
On Saturday, June 24th, the musical comedy Rock & Roll Heaven made its Los Angeles debut for the public at the Theater 68, located on Sunset Boulevard, in Hollywood. Theater 68 was chosen as the stage for these actors to unveil theirintimate, and comedic emotions about Rock and Roll music and the notorious icons of this memorable era.
LA Film Festival strikes gold with venue change, appearances by luminaries of the stage, screen, and political arena, and stellar pick of David Frankel's film "The Devil Wears Prada" for opening night debut screening
Celebrating 28 years of consistently serving the best in Jazz, both old and new, Mr. Hugh Hefner summed it all up when he said, Good Music is what its all about. The Playboy Jazz Festival is definitely one of those Classic Los Angeles events to put on your yearly calendar.