Welcome to a new week, full of new opportunities to enjoy all the music, film, and other fun things to do in Los Angeles.
Monday, April 29
Filmmaker Jodie Wille (The Source Family), presents a collection of archival selections from far-out 1970s public access series Uranius Academy of Science, found during research for an upcoming documentary on the program and its creators. Stick around at Zebulon after the presentation for a “cosmic disco” dance party.
Tuesday, April 30
Just in time for the release of the final Avengers flick, Disneyland is hosting a Marvel superhero themed party at Disney California Adventure Park–the first Disneyland After Dark event to be held at California Adventure, in fact. Mix and mingle with assorted MCU characters, snap shots in special photo ops, and more.
Wednesday, May 1
Pay tribute to iconic John Waters muse Divine with this dance night. DJs Liz O and Malvada spin synthpop, Italo disco, and more.
Wednesday, May 1
Hang out at the Standard in West Hollywood for a night of music from Shawn James and the Little Miss, plus a DJ set by KCRW’s Valida. The evening is free, and according to the invite, only good vibes will be allowed.
Thursday, May 2
The producers of the popular Griffith Park Shakespeare Festival stage this show at their theater in Atwater Village as they warm up for the big summer event. This version of the classic drama draws its inspiration from a 1937 production staged by Orson Welles at the Mercury Theater. Performances continue through May 11.
Friday, May 3
This new festival of ’00s indie-as-a-genre pop kicks off today at the Queen Mary Events Park in Long Beach. Performers include Phoenix, the Yeah Yeah Yeahs, MGMT, Beach House, and other favorites. The show continues on Saturday, as well.
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