Entertainment

Top Choice Theater in Beverly Hills, Bel Air, Brentwood & Westwood

Geffen Playhouse

American magnate and producer David Geffen forked over $17 million to get his Mediterranean-style playhouse back into shape. The center's season includes both American classics and freshly minted works, and it's not…
Top Choice Live Music in Beverly Hills, Bel Air, Brentwood & Westwood

Saturdays Off the 405

From May to September, the Getty Center courtyard fills with evening crowds for a delicious collision of art, brilliant live acts and beat-pumping DJ sets.
Cinema in Beverly Hills, Bel Air, Brentwood & Westwood

Nuart Theatre

This dank, but still hip, art and revival house presents the best in offbeat and cult flicks, including a highly interactive screening of The Rocky Horror Picture Show ($12) supported by an outrageous live cast at m…
Jazz in Beverly Hills, Bel Air, Brentwood & Westwood

Vibrato Grill Bar

You can thank Grammy Award–winning jazz legend Herb Alpert for the standout acoustics here. After all, he designed the elegant, romantic spot. A restaurant and jazz club in one, it serves up six nights of stellar ac…
Live Music in Beverly Hills, Bel Air, Brentwood & Westwood

Troubadour

This celebrated 1957 rock hall launched 1000 careers, including those of James Taylor and Tom Waits, and was central to John Lennon's 'Lost Weekend in 1973'. It’s still a great spot for catching tomorrow’s headliner…
Live Music in Beverly Hills, Bel Air, Brentwood & Westwood

Royce Hall

An exceptional theater housed in UCLA’s historic heart. The brick building reeks of academia, but CAP UCLA has been known to bring in spectacular musicians, from the Philip Glass ensemble to Grammy-winning jazz sing…
Cinema in Beverly Hills, Bel Air, Brentwood & Westwood

Landmark Theatres

‘Art house’ and blockbuster ‘multiplex’ in the same breath? That’s the cocktail at the sleek Landmark with its dozen deluxe, stadium-style screening rooms, making this the go-to cinema for Westsiders. The supremely …
Spectator Sport in Beverly Hills, Bel Air, Brentwood & Westwood

UCLA Basketball

In all American sports, it would be hard to find a more dominant team than the UCLA squads under the late, great John Wooden, who led his teams to 10 national titles in 12 years (including seven straight). The Bruin…
Live Music in Beverly Hills, Bel Air, Brentwood & Westwood

Roxy Theatre

A Sunset fixture since 1973, the Roxy has presented everyone from Miles Davis to David Bowie to Jane’s Addiction, and still occasionally manages to book music that matters today. It’s a small venue, so you’ll be up …