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Jason Bentley’s Reddit AMA (Ask Me Anything)

Posted February 6, 2014 by | 0 Comments | 706 views]
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In the last few years, the popular website Reddit has become a way for everyday people to ask figureheads, specialists, and other people in the know questions about what they do. The result is generally a bizarre and memorable experience, with insightful questions paired with goofy fun. For example, recent AMA’s have been done by the likes of Bill Gates, Bill Nye, NPR’s Ira …

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ARTS DISCOUNT: Sheetal Gandhi in Bahu-Beti-Biwi at Théâtre Raymond Kabbaz

Posted February 6, 2014 by | 0 Comments | 393 views]
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Sheetal Gandhi in Bahu-Beti-Biwi at Théâtre Raymond KabbazActress Sheetal Gandhi, best known for her work in Cirque du Soleil’s Dralion and her leading role in Broadway’s Bombay Dreams, brings her stunning solo performance to Théâtre Raymond Kabbaz. Combining elements of traditional Northern Indian dance and song with percussive text and contemporary music and dance, Bahu-Beti-Biwi (which translates to Daughter-In-Law-Daughter-Wife) portrays multiple generations of Indian women, from a grandmother complaining about the younger generations …

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Vidiots Foundation and KCRW Present The Annex Series: Conversations on Film and Culture

Posted January 25, 2014 by | 0 Comments | 1,455 views]
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Friday, January 31st 2014 7:30 PM
Renee Montagne, award winning journalist and co-host of NPR Morning Edition interviews Davis Guggenheim, filmmaker and producer of such films as An Inconvenient Truth, Waiting for Superman and It Might Get Loud. Doors Open at 7 PM Come early for refreshments and live music!
All Tickets $15.00
To purchase tickets go to vidiotsfoundation.org and click on the Paypal “buy” button for …

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KCRW Presents An Iliad at The Broad Stage

Posted January 23, 2014 by | 0 Comments | 608 views]
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$20 off to see Tony Award-winning actor Denis O’Hare’s one man show!
The Broad Stage & KCRW Present
AN ILIAD
Starring Denis O’Hare from True Blood and American Horror Story
January 15-February 2, 2014
The Broad Stage, Santa Monica
Homer’s epic poem roars back to life in a contemporary new telling. Obie Award-winner, Lisa Peterson directs Tony Award-winner Denis O’Hare in this stunning show that captures the grief and glory …

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Arts Discount: VANYA and SONIA and SASHA and SPIKE

Posted January 23, 2014 by | 0 Comments | 880 views]
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KCRW Members can save up to 20% – and enjoy a sublime state of hilarity!
KCRW Discount Code: SPIKE
VANYA and SONIA and MASHA and SPIKE
January 29 – March 9, 2014
Mark Taper Forum
Tickets only $39 (Reg $50) for weeknight performances through Feb 7 in Section A; $49 (Reg $60) for weeknight performances Feb 11-14.
Purchase online at MarkTaperForum.org, at the box office or by phone and mention code SPIKE.
 
VANYA and …

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KCRW’s January Volunteers of the Month!

Posted January 16, 2014 by | 2 Comments | 680 views]
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These lovely ladies, Karen Bruckner and Danielle Levy, start our week off on the right foot with their years of service with a smile. It’s amazing to see them every week like clockwork, always knowledgeable and friendly, ready to lend a hand and jump right in to a project. 
Where did you grow up and are you an only child?
KB:I grew up in Northern …

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Don’t Riot LA Without Your Fringe Bennies!

Posted January 11, 2014 by | 5 Comments | 1,046 views]
Deals abound Downtown

Save 10-20% with your Fringe Benefits card when you attend Riot LA!  This weekend, KCRW will host two events for Riot LA in downtown Los Angeles:  “Storytime for Grownups” and “UnFictional Live”.  While downtown, be sure to use your KCRW Fringe Benefits card for great savings.  Some of the hottest, most buzz-worthy restaurants downtown provide discounts to our members.  So come hungry and use …

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Champions Celebrate the Holidays

Posted January 8, 2014 by | 6 Comments | 1,074 views]
General Manager Jennifer Ferro, Board Chair Michael Fleming and Champion Susan Markowitz

On December 9th, KCRW held its annual Board Holiday Party at the Bungalow in Santa Monica.  Members of the KCRW Foundation Board, Champions and KCRW talent and staff gathered for this festive occasion, welcoming Madeleine Brand to the KCRW family.  Unveiled this past summer, the Champion Circle is comprised of KCRW’s newest group of high-level philanthropic supporters. If you’d like to learn more about the Champion program, …

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Arts Discount: Voir Un Film!

Posted January 8, 2014 by | 0 Comments | 985 views]
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Theatre Raymond Kabbaz invites you to experience animated and live action shorts from France, with a handy discount to KCRW-ers!
With two separate evenings of shorts this January, Theatre Raymond Kabbaz wishes KCRW fans  “Heureuse nouvelle année,” (that’s Happy New Year, friends!). Click here  to purchase tickets, and enter promo code KCRW15 to receive your 15% discount. Merci!
JANUARY 16, 7:30pm at Theatre Raymond Kabbaz
Résolument Animés (Resolutely Animated) …

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Arts Discount: Royal New Zealand Ballet’s Giselle

Posted December 11, 2013 by | 7 Comments | 1,480 views]
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Royal New Zealand Ballet’s Giselle
January 31 – February 2, 2014
Dorothy Chandler Pavilion
 
Don’t miss the North American Premiere!
Hailed as one of the best productions of Giselle in the international repertory, don’t miss this critically acclaimed staging by ballet superstars Ethan Stiefel and Johan Kobborg.
“One of the finest Giselles I have ever seen…A triumph for the company in every way. Production, choreography, direction and of …

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