SEPTEMBER 6th
SUNDAY AFTERNOON
2:30PM

 VAUDEVILLE ON FILM
Presented by
JANET KLEIN and her PARLOR BOYS

    

Back by popular demand, an incredible afternoon featuring Vitaphone Variety Film Shorts of the 1920s followed by live musical whoopee from Janet Klein!

 

Janet’s favorite shorts feature vaudevillians, bands, novelty dancers and comedians.  In many cases these rare films give us the only possible glimpse at the world’s most treasured vaudeville acts. 

 

We’re thrilled to welcome back our favorite ukulele chanteuse Janet Klein and her Parlor Boys for this lively trip to the past -- with the added inspiration of Randy Woltz on the Mighty Wurlitzer Theater Pipe Organ. 


 

RESERVATIONS RECOMMENDED.

Show Begins at 2:30 PM
All Seats: $20.00 (cash or check only)

Call the theater to reserve seats: 310-322-2592.  If you receive our recorded message, you may leave your name, phone number, and the number of people in your party and we will reserve the best available seats for you.  Your tickets may be picked up and paid for on the night of the performance.  Doors open 30-minutes before show time.




SEPTEMBER 20th
SUNDAY AFTERNOON
2:30PM


••  A VERY SPECIAL PROGRAM  ••


YOUNG PIANO MASTERS

Diego Bustamante • Vincent Johnson • Tristan Paradee • John Reed-Torres

                     

 

Four gifted young pianists take us on a musical journey from the classical period through early jazz, to pop standards of the 30s & 40s. 

 

We welcome classical virtuoso Tristan Paradee (14) the multi talented Diego Bustamante (16), novelty and popular music master Vincent Johnson (23), and our own ragtime player/composer John Reed-Torres (24). 

 

These four young pianists are a powerhouse of talent, offering a spectacular afternoon of solos and duets. 


 

Show Begins at 2:30 PM
All Seats: $20.00 (cash or check only)

Reservations are recommended.  Refer to our seating chart and call the theater to reserve seats: 310-322-2592.  If you receive our recorded message, you may leave your name, phone number, and the number of people in your party and we will reserve the best available seats for you.  Your tickets may be picked up and paid for on the night of the performance.  Doors open 30-minutes before show time.




OCTOBER 4th
SUNDAY AFTERNOON
2:30PM

JELANI EDDINGTON
at the Mighty Wurlitzer Theater Pipe Organ

                                

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

A tremendously accomplished theater organist, Jelani Eddington is one of the most sought-after performers in the field. In addition to his talent as an organist, Jelani is an accomplished pianist, and is sure to delight us with some memorable tunes on our Bösendorfer grand piano. 

 

Early pop standards, to jazz, movie music, Broadways tunes, and lots of pleasant surprises. 

 

This is a very popular program.  Reservations are recommended.


 

Show Begins at 2:30 PM
All Seats: $20.00 (cash or check only)

Reservations are recommended.  Refer to our seating chart and call the theater to reserve seats: 310-322-2592.  If you receive our recorded message, you may leave your name, phone number, and the number of people in your party and we will reserve the best available seats for you.  Your tickets may be picked up and paid for on the night of the performance.  Doors open 30-minutes before show time.




NOVEMBER 1st
SUNDAY AFTERNOON
2:30PM

TOM BOPP
• Songs of Comfort from Yon Days of Yore •

   

 

Like “comfort food” at a restaurant, Tom Bopp is offering an afternoon of Pot Roast for the Ears.  

 

Songs may come from the American Civil War, or maybe the Great Depression.

 

You might hear songs of Crosby, Astaire, Chevalier, or ragtime.

 

Tom’s spontaneity, instrumental stylings, vocals and banter all help drive away the little irritants outside the theater door, and put a smile on your face. 


 

Show Begins at 2:30 PM
All Seats: $20.00 (cash or check only)

Reservations are recommended.  Refer to our seating chart and call the theater to reserve seats: 310-322-2592.  If you receive our recorded message, you may leave your name, phone number, and the number of people in your party and we will reserve the best available seats for you.  Your tickets may be picked up and paid for on the night of the performance.  Doors open 30-minutes before show time.




NOVEMBER 15th
SUNDAY AFTERNOON
2:30PM

CRAZY RHYTHM HOT SOCIETY ORCHESTRA

 

 Crazy Rhythm Hot Society Orchestra  

The Crazy Rhythm Hot Society Orchestra is an 11-piece 1920s Dance Orchestra that plays "hot" jazz, "sweet" music, and "novelty" numbers of the period… all the best of the 1920s.  It’s a rare treat to hear note-for-note transcriptions and authentic instrumentation, especially when accompanying superb singers such as the beautiful and talented Ginger Pauley. This show promises to be the Cat's Meow!  Hotcha Razzmatazz!


 

Show Begins at 2:30 PM
All Seats: $20.00 (cash or check only)

Reservations are recommended.  Refer to our seating chart and call the theater to reserve seats: 310-322-2592.  If you receive our recorded message, you may leave your name, phone number, and the number of people in your party and we will reserve the best available seats for you.  Your tickets may be picked up and paid for on the night of the performance.  Doors open 30-minutes before show time.




DECEMBER 6th
SUNDAY AFTERNOON
2:30PM

CARL SONNY LEYLAND
Boogie Woogie and Beyond

                            Crazy Rhythm Hot Society Orchestra  

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Pianist & singer Carl Sonny Leyland is known internationally as a specialist in Boogie Woogie piano & has been inducted in to the Boogie Woogie Hall of Fame.  A great improviser, Sonny’s shows are a veritable grab bag of musical surprises.  He refuses to limit himself, preferring to let each performance be an opportunity to connect with the audience and offer something spontaneous and fun.  Whether its ragtime, swing or the barrelhouse blue, Boogie Woogie is the heart & soul of his style.


 

Show Begins at 2:30 PM
All Seats: $20.00 (cash or check only)

Reservations are recommended.  Refer to our seating chart and call the theater to reserve seats: 310-322-2592.  If you receive our recorded message, you may leave your name, phone number, and the number of people in your party and we will reserve the best available seats for you.  Your tickets may be picked up and paid for on the night of the performance.  Doors open 30-minutes before show time.




JANUARY 10, 2016
SUNDAY AFTERNOON
2:30PM

RON RHODE
at the Mighty Wurlitzer Theater Pipe Organ

 Crazy Rhythm Hot Society Orchestra  

 

 

One of the world's most popular theater organists for nearly 40 years, Ron Rhode's recordings have received rave reviews and he has been awarded "Theater Organist of the Year" by the American Theater Organ Society.

 

Ron has played with virtually every major theater organ installation in the world and we’re thrilled to welcome him back to play the tunes we all know and love on our Mighty Wurlitzer. 

 

Ron’s performances are always spectacular!


 

Show Begins at 2:30 PM
All Seats: $20.00 (cash or check only)

Reservations are recommended.  Refer to our seating chart and call the theater to reserve seats: 310-322-2592.  If you receive our recorded message, you may leave your name, phone number, and the number of people in your party and we will reserve the best available seats for you.  Your tickets may be picked up and paid for on the night of the performance.  Doors open 30-minutes before show time.




JANUARY 24, 2016
SUNDAY AFTERNOON
2:30PM

HOTSY TOTSY

 Crazy Rhythm Hot Society Orchestra  

 

An Old Town Music Hall favorite, Hotsy Totsy faithfully recreates the fun of the 1920s.

 

Experience the enchantment of the Jazz Age.  Dance in your seat, swoon and laugh with a cabaret-style show that’s fun for everyone. 

 

Chanteuse Nannette and her band share loads of fun in creating the carefree style of early jazz, putting on a great show that’s sure to leave you smiling and singing. 

 

Reservations recommended.


 

Show Begins at 2:30 PM
All Seats: $20.00 (cash or check only)

Reservations are recommended.  Refer to our seating chart and call the theater to reserve seats: 310-322-2592.  If you receive our recorded message, you may leave your name, phone number, and the number of people in your party and we will reserve the best available seats for you.  Your tickets may be picked up and paid for on the night of the performance.  Doors open 30-minutes before show time.




FEBRUARY 21, 2016
SUNDAY AFTERNOON
2:30PM

NILL KNOPF, KATHY CRAIG & THE TOM CORBETT BAND

                            Crazy Rhythm Hot Society Orchestra  

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Bill Knopf and his banjo once again team-up with the fabulous Kathy Craig on piano for an afternoon of musical mayhem.

 

The Tom Corbett Band will also join in on the fun, rounding out a combo you won’t want to miss! 

 

This unique program includes bluegrass, ragtime, marches, and big band favorites by Ellington, Goodman, and Gershwin -- certain to be a memorable afternoon, by great musicians.  


 

Show Begins at 2:30 PM
All Seats: $20.00 (cash or check only)

Reservations are recommended.  Refer to our seating chart and call the theater to reserve seats: 310-322-2592.  If you receive our recorded message, you may leave your name, phone number, and the number of people in your party and we will reserve the best available seats for you.  Your tickets may be picked up and paid for on the night of the performance.  Doors open 30-minutes before show time.




MARCH 20, 2016
SUNDAY AFTERNOON
2:30PM

THE PERFECT GENTLEMEN
• Vocal Group Harmonies at their Finest •

                            Crazy Rhythm Hot Society Orchestra  

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Perfect Gentlemen perform a family-friendly vocal variety show filled with great harmony and humor.  This award-winning vocal group recreates the harmonies of such legendary groups as The Ink Spots, The Mills Brothers, and the Pied Pipers, and brings characters to life while performing the era's great comedic songs. There's something for everyone in this fast-paced, fun-filled show!


 

Show Begins at 2:30 PM
All Seats: $20.00 (cash or check only)

Reservations are recommended.  Refer to our seating chart and call the theater to reserve seats: 310-322-2592.  If you receive our recorded message, you may leave your name, phone number, and the number of people in your party and we will reserve the best available seats for you.  Your tickets may be picked up and paid for on the night of the performance.  Doors open 30-minutes before show time.




MARCH 6, 2016
SUNDAY AFTERNOON
2:30PM

JELANI EDDINGTON & FREDERICK HODGES
• Favorites from Broadway and Hollywood •

  Crazy Rhythm Hot Society Orchestra  

 

By popular demand we welcome back these two phenomenal performers in one great show -- featuring favorite songs from Broadway and Hollywood.  

 

Join us for an afternoon that we know will be thrilling and imaginative, with two virtuosos on stage with our Bosendorfer concert grand piano and the Mighty Wurlitzer Theater Pipe Organ. 

 

Last year's show was almost sold out.  We recommend you reserve your tickets early.  Call the theater to reserve at 310-322-2592.  


 

Show Begins at 2:30 PM
All Seats: $20.00 (cash or check only)

Reservations are recommended.  Refer to our seating chart and call the theater to reserve seats: 310-322-2592.  If you receive our recorded message, you may leave your name, phone number, and the number of people in your party and we will reserve the best available seats for you.  Your tickets may be picked up and paid for on the night of the performance.  Doors open 30-minutes before show time.