Quality Inn & Suites by Convention Center
250 Silver Lake Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90004
Phone: (213) 639-1920
Fax: (213) 639-1927
Comedy, Improv Stand Up Comedy, Reading, Solo Performers.
Sacred Fools Theater Company, is an exclusive theater which brings eclectic and remarkable performances that are entertaining and enchanting. This versatile theater has won 35 prestigious awards including the 'Glaad Awards', 'L.A Weekly Awards' and has been entitled 'Best Theater Group'. This theater company brings in the best and quality entertainment that is a visual treat. Sacred Fools is indeed one of the most coveted and well-renowned theater in the town.
Although the neighborhood isn't great, Smog Cutter is certainly safe enough to hang in for a night. The crowd is a nice mix of regular locals and those who know how to find a safe bar with friendly prices. The karaoke machine offers its own brand of entertainment, although that's not always a good thing. Don't be fooled by it's rough exterior - this is a great place to forget your troubles. The bar does not accept credit cards, so keep some cash ready.
The Fold - haven, inspiration, organization, you can define it the way you choose, but the fact that it is nothing short of a blessing for upcoming and amateur bands cannot be denied. The Fold operates through Silverlake Lounge, which in itself is an intimate venue for live music with a seating capacity of a little above 150. With popular bands like Secret Machines, Fiery Furnaces and the Rapture performing here on a regular basis, you are surely in for some absolutely worth watching concerts. Book a ticket well in advance, for this place conspicuously earns a packed house.
This art space in the buzzing Los Angeles city mostly shows productions by the Los Angeles Theatre and performance-based artists. The primary aim behind the making of the Bootleg Theater was to promote local artistes and performers. Performers from outside the city are also invited occasionally. All the presentations are exciting experiments by the artists and Bootleg theater is the best place to catch it.
This karaoke bar is the right spot for a fun night out - they have lots of songs and a full bar. It has a club atmosphere with disco lights and a great sound system. For the pop star in you they have wireless mics, tambourines and a wide selection of old and new songs. Gaam Karaoke has everything to make an epic night. The location is fantastic and the staff is very helpful. You can also book a private room where you can be more comfortable with your friends to sing your hearts out. This karaoke is one of the best places you can go to have a memorable night in Los Angeles.
This modern karaoke spot has been in business for over 25 years. Soop Sok Music Studio, pronounced, 'soup soak' offers karaoke enthusiasts 20 different rooms with surround sound, plasma flat screen televisions, and the latest karaoke machines to sing your heart out to. With the top 40 hits from every decade, classic sing-a-longs, and undiscovered hits are available in four different languages, including English, Japanese, Korean, and Chinese.
The Park Plaza Hotel is a beautiful yesteryear hotel in the rundown parts of Los Angeles. Formerly a proper hotel, it now rents out its fabulous interior spaces for parties, fashion shows and other private events. What sets it apart from other places, is its old-world charm which has been retained with its grand marble staircase and wood-paneled walls.
A popular neighborhood hangout, this dive bar gets rowdier and rowdier as the night progresses and the drinks keep flowing. Located in Koreatown, the place is often filled with enthusiastic locals. It can be quite seedy at times, but the kitschy atmosphere more than makes up for the seediness. The drinks are very cheap and the owners are relaxed and friendly; it is the kind of place you could make a regular stop on your bar-hopping circuit.
Machine Project opened in 2003 as a non-profit, educational arts organization. Today, it functions as a small yet truly ambitious space where art and technology unite, as do performance and community. As their affectionate website states, curious "scientists, poets, technicians, performers, and the community" at large can benefit from career- and vision-enhancing opportunities. Workshops and classes range from monster prop building to computer music gaming; there's also the occasional poetry reading and tabla class. Artists are encouraged to contact the venue for possible shows, especially if the pieces at hand include experimental music and/or avant-garde installation art.
The Echo is a great spot for new grooves and you would find the hipster crowd from the East side of Los Angeles hanging out at this joint. This place is about fresh sounds. Every DJ-oriented night is different, and offers an opportunity to witness groundbreaking styles and music. The vibrant vibe creates an abstract ambiance where anything can, and does happen on the stage and the dance floor. In short, expect the unexpected!
Pehrspace is a non-profit organization which is a favorite haunt of local and touring artists and musicians who perform here for audiences. The place is maintained with the help of volunteers and donations that go towards the aid of these creative individuals. Pehrspace is a great indicator of the art and music scene in LA. With performances, gigs, bands and a lot more of interesting musical endeavors, this place promises a good time always. Offering concepts like BYOB and a dinner before performances, Pehrspace has always been a favorite with people and artists.