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Were you one of those kids that loved to mix things together? I was. Why eat Cap'n Crunch straight up when you can mix in 10 other sugar bomb cereals to create a pre-diabetic nightmare blend? Why listen to an entire album of just one band when you can make a giant mixtape with all your favorites? Maybe that's what I like so much about Lucha VaVOOM, the Mexican wrestling/comedy/burlesque hybrid show that celebrated its 10th anniversary last week at the Mayan. With their signature blend of "sexo y violencia" on full display, with color commentary from world-class comedians, Lucha VaVOOM has spent the past decade giving my childhood self an entertainment mixture beyond compare. More»
As any late night television viewer can tell you, Adult Swim is not exactly a bastion of taste or restraint. Not that we're complaining; the absurd free-association lunacy that's a common thread throughout all Adult Swim programming is its calling card, and certainly what makes it so popular amongst its key demographic of intoxicated man-children. Another place where the drunk and emotionally underdeveloped often come out to play is the Hollywood party scene, which is what makes this week's team-up between Adult Swim and the Tropicana Bar at the Roosevelt's Nightswim the kind of perfect combination that most parties only dream of. More»
[Carson Kressley, Julianne Hough via] Music fans celebrate the legacy of Johnny Ramone with a graveyard punk rock show in Hollywood; Hugh Jackman and Evangeline Lilly walk the red carpet for the premiere of their new movie Real Steel; The Black Keys give a show at Ron Burkle's house for Tony Hawk's Stand Up For Skateparks Benefit; More»
Paul Rudd teams up with Marvin Scott Jarrett and WeSC as the host for a private dinner in Venice for NYLON Guys; Mekhi Phifer, Aubrey O'Day and of course David Arquette attend a lackluster LG Revolution launch by Verizon at Sayers; Dave Franco (James' baby bro!), Anton Yelchin and Christopher Mintz-Plasse step out for a special screening of Fright Night—it all went down on Wednesday night in L.A., get all the details in this addition of Last Night's Parties. [Tracy Anderson, Eric Ruhle, Paul Rudd, Adrian Grenier photo courtesy of People's Revolution] More»
Jessica Alba, Alexa Vega, Mason Cook, and Rowan Blanchard walk the red carpet at the premiere of the latest Spy Kids installment, Spy Kids: All The Time In The World In 4D; Maria Menounos frolics around Malibu in a white romper at Lisa and Brittny Gastineau's beach-side party for their new jewelry line; More»
Tuesday, May 21
We sat down with Anne Pasternak for a few questions about Creative Time's past and future, as well as the importance of having an awareness about public art in the city.