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Netflix to begin programming Egyptian Theatre

HOLLYWOOD — American Cinematheque and Netflix have announced they are joining forces to preserve the Egyptian Theatre, the site of Hollywood’s first movie premiere, and Netflix will take over most weekday programming at the historic venue. The nonprofit American Cinematheque said the collaboration with the streaming service will allow it to expand the scope and Read More…

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Governor promises to get film industry shooting again

LOS ANGELES — Gov. Gavin Newsom has promised film and television industry leaders that new state guidelines will allow production to start up again in some counties, providing relief to workers forced to hit pause to stop the spread of coronavirus. Newsom made the announcement May 20 during an Economic Recovery and Reinvention Listening Tour Read More…

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Historic music clubs seek financial support to reopen

LOS ANGELES — Local music clubs struggling to survive while shut down during the coronavirus pandemic reached out to their supporters May 5 in hopes of pressuring Congress to provide financial support for such venues. Some of the most well-known clubs in the Southland, including The Viper Room, Troubadour, Whisky A Go Go, The Mint, Read More…