250 Silver Lake Blvd, Los Angeles, CA, US, 90004
- Phone: (213)639-1920
- Fax: (213) 639-1927
The Blue Whale venue opens their doors from Mondays through Saturdays from 8p onwards.
Once an Archdiocese cathedral, the structure is an epitome of Baroque architecture and style since its foundation in 1876. After immense restoration, Vibianala is used as a venue for events of any scale ranging from small wedding dinners and celebrations to fashion shows, corporate seminars and lectures. Comprising of a grand main hall, a foyer and several rooms that are equipped with state-of-the-art technology, Vibianala serves as a perfect venue to make your event successful. Call ahead for rental information and other details.
East West Players was the first-ever Asian American theater in the United States. It produces everything from traditional classics to Broadway productions as well as plays about the Asian American experience. All of the in-house plays are written by Asian Americans and they have a literary program to support writers in the community, encouraging young playwrights and screenwriters to introduce original works. The theater building was named a National Historic Landmark in 1995.
One of the earliest places to run cinemas and plays in Los Angeles, the Million Dollar Theater has a grand history to it. The structure of the building itself takes visitors into the past, with elaborately carved pillars. Inside the theater too, visitors are awestruck by the interiors which leave a lasting effect. It has been the hub of Spanish theater and media productions since its construction in 1918. Today the theater presents Spanish plays that never fail to attract a large audience.
The Japanese American Cultural and Community Center is host to many special events and displays related to the Japanese American community. It is a major city resource. There are also annual community festivals like Hanamatsuri which is the celebration of the birth of Buddha, Children's Day, Obon that is alternatively known as 'The Festival of the Dead,' Nisei Week and New Year's Eve celebrations. There is a shop that sells gifts and unique crafts.