Wednesday, October 23, 2013

Halloween Update: Days Leading Up To Halloween

Day of the Dead Festival Olvera Street 
also known as Dia De Los Muertos Celebration
Oct. 25 through Nov. 3, 2013
Olvera Street

Multiple free workshops and activities for families.

Let's Talk Satan
Friday - October 25, 2013 - 07:00 PM
Nerdist Showroom

"- Hear a first hand account of serial killer stories that have never made the news.
- See horrible video shorts, so awful they're not even on the Internet!!
- Taste dishes dreamed up by serial killer Dorothea Puente from the book she and Shane created together, "Cooking With A Serial Killer".
- Smell the evil and find out how & why to become friends with the Devil.
- Feel the ghost of Dana Plato as details and little known facts regarding the murder of the child star are told! What you talkin 'bout Willis?

**With special guest comedian and actor Rick Shapiro."

Theatricum BOO-tanicum 
Friday, October 25 @ 4 p.m. - 10 p.m. 
The Will Geer Theatricum Botanicum
1419 N. Topanga Canyon Blvd.
Topanga CA  90290
(midway between Pacific Coast Highway and the Ventura Freeway)

General Admission: $15
Children 5 and under: free

"Bucolic Theatricum Botanicum transforms into the haunted BOO-tanicum with the theater company's third annual Halloween extravaganza. Wander Theatricum’s wooded grounds in the heart of rustic Topanga Canyon, where you’ll find a haunted house; ghost stories; pumpkin carving; game booths; performances by comedy improve group Off the Grid and kids singer/songwriter Peter Alsop edibles; and things that go bump in the night. Beware of zombie thespians! Come on down… if you dare. Perfect for ghosts and goblins of all ages."

EEK! At The Greek
Sunday, Oct 27, 2013 at 5:30 PM
Greek Theatre
"Symphony In The Glen and Nederlander Concerts will host the 3rd Annual EEK! At The Greek!, a symphonic extravaganza on Sunday, October 27, presented by the MERCEDES-BENZ Dealers of Southern California.  This family-friendly event featuring the 60-piece Symphony In The Glen Orchestra with Maestro Arthur B. Rubinstein will present a creepy collection of frightening favorites including: The Sorcerer’s Apprentice, Manuel de Falla’s Ritual Fire Dance, and the West Coast premiere of Wicked: A Fable for Orchestra.  Additionally, the program will showcase the return of Edgar Allan Poe’s “The Tell-tale Heart” with special guest narrator, critically acclaimed actor Stacy Keach.

Oct 30 and 31st 8PM
Mayan Theatre 1038 South Hill Street
Los Angeles, CA 90015
Two nights of Mexican wrestling hi-jinks for Halloween.