Arts & Entertainment
A&E News Briefs
From Issue: Volume XXI - Number 20
The Lakewood Artist Fall Open Art Show and awards program is accepting entries Friday, Oct. 11, 5-7 p.m., through Saturday Oct. 12, 9-11 a.m. with the show on Sunday, October 13 at Palms Park. Entries can range from ages 5 to adult. All media is accepted from beginners to professionals. Michael Humphries will be judging. The show is open to the public Sunday from 1-4 p.m. There is an awards ceremony on Sunday at 3 p.m. For registration information go to www.lakewoodartistguild.com, or contact them at (562) 421-8212 and firstname.lastname@example.org.
St. Luke’s Lutheran Church presents nationally-known vocalist Becky Martin in concert at the first ever St. Luke’s Music Fest on Saturday, Oct. 13. The free, outdoor, 2-5 p.m. event is open to the public and will feature local acts Sycamore Creek, Empty Number Seven, Ryan Ferrari, and the St. Luke’s Praise Band. Attendees should bring lawn chairs and picnic blankets. Food will be available for purchase. Visit www.stlukeslongbeach.org for more information.
Dave Chappelle is back with his first high profile stand up tour in some time. The comedian/actor will take the stage at the Terrace Theater on Thursday, Oct. 17 at 7:30 p.m. Chappelle has become one of the most distinctive voices in comedy with his brand of no-holds-barred humor on race, class, and pop culture. Tickets are $55 via Ticketmaster at (800) 745-3000 or visit www.ticketmaster.com or at the Long Beach Performing Arts Center Box Office.
MOLAA – As a part of their Día de los Muertos (Day of the Dead) celebration, the Museum of Latin American Art (MOLAA) at 628 Alamitos Ave. will present the documentary film, “The Feast of the Souls” (“Lanii Xtee Tugul”) on Sunday, Oct. 20 at 2 p.m. Admission is free, sponsored by Target. The film depicts the Feast of the Faithfully Departed in the Zapotec community of Teotitlán del Valle in Oaxaca, Mexico. Info: (562) 437-1689 or www.molaa.org.