Articles by Sandra Plazinic
American Ballet Theatre, also known as ABT, is celebrating its 75th
Anniversary this year with a new Alexei Ratmansky version of a Ballet classic: The Sleeping Beauty
The evening continues with a selection of pieces from some of John Williams’ most memorable scores, including Star Wars, E.T., Jaws and Jurassic Park, reminding the audience of the great movie classics.
a romantic and witty play about the constant battle of the sexes.
Saturday, March 29th, 2014 the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater returned to the Segestrom Center presenting fresh, new works during a matinee performance.
March 7, 2014, the Monte Carlo Ballet performed an exciting modern and quite entertaining version of Swan Lake, at the Segestrom Center for the Arts in Orange County, California
Thursday, Nov.5th, 2013, International Dance Season opened with the world premier of Diana Vishneva’s On The Edge at Segestrom Hall in Orange County, California.
Wednesday, September 11, 2013, Kingsize performed an emotionally charged show at the Roxy in Hollywood.
Sunday, July 11th, 2013 maestro Victor Vener and the California Philharmonic performed in front of an excited audience at the majestic Disney Hall downtown Los Angeles.
Sunday, July 14, 2013 maestro Victor Wener and the California Philharmonic invited audiences once again to join in and listen at a sold out matinee of Andrew Llyod Webber Meets Puccini at the majestic Disney Hall downtown Los Angeles.
There, nobles wishing to escape the chaos of the goblins and lively dances of the faeries, the Clockwork Ballroom brought together waltzes, live entertainment, and opera with a steampunk edge.
The musical directed by Brian Lohmann, produced by Tom Coleman, is set during the tumultuous times of the 60is where two sub cultures, Rockers and Mods, roam the streets of London
The California Philharmonic opened its summer season on a hot Saturday, June 29th, 2013 on the green of the Santa Anita Race track in Arcadia, California
Monday, June 24, 2013 the long awaited Russian restaurant Mari Vanna opened in the posh neighborhood of Melrose Place in Los Angeles
The Will Geer Theatricum Botanicum celebrated their 40th anniversary of music, poetry and performance, opening their Summer Season with a tantalizing performance of the The Taming of the Shrew.
Thursday, 09 May 2013 Margaret Batjer (violinist+leader) and Allan Vogel( oboe d’amore) led the fabulous Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra through another Baroque conversation at Zipper Hall at the Colburn school of Music in downtown Los Angeles.
Grammy-nominated Kim Richmond Concert Jazz Orchestra performed a special concert to celebrate their new CD recording of Artistry, a tribute to legendary big band leader Stan Kenton and his Neophonic Orchestra.
Rock icon Graham Nash held a reception Wednesday, April 17, 2013 in Hollywood at the Morrison Hotel Gallery at the famous Sunset Marquis Hotel, previewing a selective collection of photographs called Visual Harmony to media and friends.
Gigi Bermingham fearlessly embodies Callas in all her grandeur Sunday, March 24th in Todd Nielsen’s version of the Tony award winning play at the City Theatre in Long Beach and has absolutely no problem filling this great diva’s shoes on stage.
Tinsel town at it’s best: designers who design clothes to create an allure and a phantasie world not only for celebrities on the red carpet but also for the day- to day customer.
Neumeier’s Little Mermaid is certainly not commercial like Disney’s version but will appeal to the artistic avant-garde crowd. The elaborate production features more than 60 performers and continues through Sunday at Segestrom Center of the Arts.
If you are looking to go out in L.A. and feel like you are anywhere but in L.A you are on the right track here with this new bar called the LASH on Winston str downtown Los Angeles.
Friday, November 17, 2012 ZTV MEDIA GROUP invited media and Hollywood celebrities to a pre-holiday fundraiser at the L’ Ermitage Hotel to benefit Safe Passage.
Unlike many award shows the World Dance Awards shines a light on their talented artists in a very intimate setting.
Music director Grant Gershon conducted the highly anticipated performance at Disney Hall with much grace, in presence with 40 of the finest singers all members of the Los Angeles Master Choral.
The skillful musicians of the LA Chamber orchestra execute with finesse. Quick dynamic shifts and continuous motion speak of boundless energy.
The show, directed by Norm Langill and choreographed by Brett Nugent has a contemporary vaudeville feel and much unlike the old overly polished acts invites to an evening of love, chaos and dinner
Thunderous Applause at LA Style Swimwear Spring/ Summer Collection a Sunset Gower Studio
Nami, Nuvalla and Mike Vensel, a fashion forward trio at Concept Los Angeles took place on October 13, 2012 at Siren Studios as part of LA Fashion Week Spring 2013 offering an innovative program of international runway shows and informal presentations
Chris performed one of his two original songs he also wrote. “Roads” is a beautiful and emotional song about life’s journey.
Project Ethos partnered with Downtown LA Art Walk and kicked off fashion week Thursday, October 11, 2012 with a mixture of fashion, music and art, giving the fashion community, fans and media the chance to get up close and personal at the Exchange.