Music Hall

9036 Wilshire Blvd. | MAP
Beverly Hills, CA 90211



LAEMMLE LIVE proudly presents musicians from the Santa Monica Symphony featuring Susan Greenberg-Flute, Sara Canning-Clarinet, Guido Lamell-Violin, Carol Sandstrom-Viola and Tom Lloyd-Cello. The ensemble will perform works by Mozart, Beethoven, Crusell and Haydn. Beloved classical radio announcer Rich Capparela returns to Laemmle Live to host. Santa Monica Symphony, heralded by the Huffington Post as the "crown jewel of Southern California's community orchestras" has been serving the community through quality, free concerts since 1945.The Santa Monica Symphony enhances lifelong learning through special open rehearsals and performances at local [...]

TOO LATE TO DIE YOUNG director Dominga Sotomayor will participate in a Q&A moderated by Carlos Aguilar following the 7:00 pm show on Wednesday, 6/12. [...]

CHANGELAND director Seth Green, actor Breckin Meyer and producer Corey Moosa will participate in a Q&A following the 4:10 pm show on Sunday, 6/9. [...]

THE SILENCE OF OTHERS Q&A's with filmmaker Robert Bahar following the 7:00 pm show on Friday, 5/24 and Saturday, Saturday, 5/25. [...]

LAEMMLE LIVE proudly presents Dyad, an innovative violin and bassoon duo on a quest to explore uncharted territory. After meeting at Juilliard, Niv Ashkenazi and Leah Kohn were inspired to create a new kind of chamber music. Unwilling to let a lack of repertoire stand in their way, they thrive on reimagining classic works as well as premiering new pieces. Through engaging, personal performances, they create connections between audience, performers, and music. Sunday's performance will include pieces by Johann Sebastian Bach, Gernot Wolfgang, and Niccolo Paganini. Since their first performance in May 2015, they have given concerts for the [...]

Moshe Rynecki was a prolific Warsaw-based artist who painted scenes of the Polish-Jewish community until he was murdered at the Majdanek death camp. After the Holocaust, Moshe’s wife was only able to recover a fraction of his work, but unbeknownst to the family, many other pieces survived. For more than a decade his great-granddaughter has searched for the missing art with remarkable and unexpected success. Spanning three generations, Chasing Portraits is a deeply moving narrative about art, war, and one woman’s unexpected path to healing. Chasing Portraits is a wonderful film and we are thrilled to share it with Los Angeles audiences. Learn more [...]

Laemmle's Art in the Arthouse presents The Local Seen , featuring the compelling works of three Santa Monica artists, Paula Goldman, Gwen Samuels, and Michal Story . Please join us for our opening reception Wednesday, June 5 at the Monica Film Center. Check out our bonus show, Paula Goldman's Monuments, upstairs in our Mezzanine. Meet Paula, Gwen and Michal and enjoy the wine, cheese, and conversation Art in the Arthouse is known for. A portion of the sales benefits the Laemmle Foundation and its support of humanitarian and environmental causes in Los Angeles. About the Exhibit Artists often see things differently than others, and have a way of [...]

CHASING PORTRAITS Q&A with filmmaker Elizabeth Rynecki following the 7:30 pm show on Friday, 5/17 through Sunday, 5/19 and after the 3:10 pm show on Sunday. [...]

ARRANGIARSI: PIZZA...AND THE ART OF LIVING filmmaker Matteo Troncone will participate in a Q&A following the 4:30 pm show on Saturday, 6/8 and Sunday, 6/9. [...]

GENERAL MAGIC director Matt Maude, executive producer Mike Stern and co-founder Marc Porat will participate in a Q&A following the 7:10 pm show on Friday, 5/10. [...]

THE MOST DANGEROUS YEAR director Vlada Knowlton and Dr. Jo Olson-Kennedy, Director of the Center for TransYouth Health & Development, will participate in a Q&A after the 7:30 PM screening at the Music Hall tonight, April 26. Transgender actress & transgender rights advocate Blossom Brown will moderate. [...]

This is a Free Event! RSVP via Eventbrite LAEMMLE LIVE presents acclaimed klezmer gypsy-rock band Mostly Kosher, reconstructing Judaic and American cultural music through ravenous klezmer beats and arresting Yiddish refrains. Mostly Kosher is a musical feast that "explodes into a global food-fight of Jazz, Latin, Rock, and Folk."In response to the poetry and folk music of Judaic roots, their original voice resounds with themes of social justice, human dignity and mutual understanding. Led by frontman Leeav Sofer, one of Jewish Journal’s "30 under 30" most accomplished professionals in the Los Angeles Jewish diaspora, Mostly Kosher is comprised of [...]

BLOWIN' UP panel discussions details below: Friday April 12th 7:10 PMTheme: Human Trafficking: From Victim to SurvivorConversation w/Panida Rzonca (Directing Attorney for the Thai Community Development Center), Director Stephanie Wang-Breal, & Jane N. Kespradit (Board Member of the Asian Pacific American Bar Association of Los Angeles County)Saturday April 13th 1:50 PMTheme: Where do we go from here? A conversation around reentry and recidivismConversation w/ Elyssa Caplan (Clean Slate Staff Attorney for Bet Tzedek), & Director Stephanie Wang-Breal, & Esther Suh (Co-founder & Director of Dwelle Collaborative)Sat April [...]

BACK FORK Q&A with filmmaker/star Josh Stewart ('The Punisher,' The Mustang) and producers Robert and Jeffrey Tinnell following the 4:30 pm show on Friday, 4/5. --THIS Q&A IS CANCELLED-- [...]

This is a Free Event! RSVP via Eventbrite LAEMMLE LIVE presents cellist Armen Ksajikian in a solo recital with music by composer/friends. Rich Capparela returns to host this robust program which includes pieces by Sulkhan Tsintsadzè, J.S. Bach, Alan Hovhaness, James Horner, Haim Shtrum, Gabrielle Rosse Owens, Leslie La Barre, Peter Schickele and more.Admired as much for his artistry and his sense of humor, Armen Ksajikian joined Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra as Associate Principal cello in the 2001-02 season. He is also Associate Principal cello of the Hollywood Bowl Orchestra. He started out his professional career at age 12 with the Abkhazian [...]

The Secret Life of Fascia director/producer Bruce Schonfeld will be present for daily Q&As starting Friday, 4/5 - Thursday, 4/11 following the 4:20 pm shows. Cast member Jill Miller will join him on Friday and Saturday. [...]

CATCHING SIGHT OF THELMA & LOUISE filmmaker Jennifer Townsend will participate in Q&A's following the 4:00 pm and 7:00 pm shows on Friday, 4/19 through Sunday, 4/21 and after the 7:00 pm shows on Monday, 4/22 and Tuesday, 4/23. [...]

JOSEPH PULITZER: VOICE OF THE PEOPLE filmmaker Oren Rudavsky will participate in Q&A's following the 7:40 pm show Friday, 3/8 and Saturday, 3/9 at the Music Hall, after the 4:20 pm show on Saturday, 3/9 and Sunday, 3/10 at the Playhouse and after the 7:30 pm show on Sunday, 3/10 at the Town Center. [...]

A CLASSY BROAD filmmaker Anne Goursaud and subject Marcia Nasatir will participate in Q&A's Friday, 3/8 - Sun, 3/10 after the 5:30 pm show. [...]

LAEMMLE LIVE presents Beverly Hills National Auditions Winner CANTILENA TRIO featuring Susan Greenberg, flute; Jon Lee Keenan, tenor; and Kenton Youngstrom, guitar. These three consummate ensemble artists and good friends are favorites among Southern California aficionados. Join us Sunday, March 17 at the Monica Film Center. The program will include works by Wolfgang Mozart, John Dowland, Vincenzo Bellini, Isaac Albéniz, Gabriel Fauré, Astor Piazzolla, I Bordel 1900, Aaron Copland and Fred Ahlert. Flutist Susan Greenberg enjoys a versatile career as soloist, chamber musician, symphony player, and recording artist. The Los Angeles Times has [...]