IHaleArtsoutsiden Santa Monica…

haleARTS S P A C E hosts an opening reception for a group show featuring art 12″ by 12″.

The exhibition entitled “Twelve by 12” will showcase works of art that are priced at $250.

So be sure to pop in and pick up a great deal. What a fabulous way to start collecting art….

PartFri 5.3 Halearts 1 copyicipating artists include: Michael Hale, Ryan Held, Jeff Iorillo, Carl Lozada, Charles Swenson, Gian Luca Trevisan, Mary Worthington, Dave Zarick and Essi Zimm.

Wine and popcorn will be served.

Some wonderful artists will be included such as Charles Swenson, who’s been painting most of his life along with having a successful career as an animator on the popular children’s TV show “Rugrats.”

On view: May 3rd – May 8th

What: Opening reception
Where: haleARTS S P A C E, 2443 Main St., Santa Monica, CA 90405
When: 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Phone: 310-314-8038
Website: www.halearts.com

Lots going on in Venice tonight….

FWU Fri 5.3 FFonAK harlot-salon2irst Friday takes place tonight from 6 – 9 pm. Stores stay open a bit late and we have a couple confirmed parties for you….One at get Waxed, (that I am playing at) and one at Harlot Salon.   

Harlot Salon hosts a fun art party with champagne and treats, with a mystery graffiti artist. There will be a photo booth set up with his some of his work since a lot of it is interactive.

Prizes will be given away, …two gift bags as well as a table and bottle service at Nikkis bar in Venice.

Any client who pre-books an appointment that night will receive 20% off their first service with select stylists.  They do a great job, I recently stopped in for a cut…love it!!!

What: Art Party
Where: Harlot Salon, 1641 Abbott Kinney.
When: 7-10pm
Website: http://harlotsalon.com/

KathyPerformsatOBPaparazzi Comedy & Variety Show is back in Venice at First Fridays, and I’ll be opening the comedy show…
I’ll be playing my funny strong woman blues, (no band)…. like the old days. 

If you’ve never heard my originals see my solo website: http://www.kathyleonardo.com/

The event takes place at Get Waxed located at 300 Westminster Ave, Venice CA, right off Abbot Kinney Blvd. Presented by First Fridays Paparazzi Comedy and Partyby5, “California Gurls” runs from 7:30 p.m. – 9:00 pm. $5 admission includes 2 drink tickets (while supplies last).

Buy tickets NOW online and you can drink all night. Yeah baby, Mama likes!!!  RSVP HERE:  Rsvp@paparazzicomedy.com

ThFri 5.3 PaparazziComedy FirstFridaye comedy show will be hosted by Janet Rousseau and Kristi McHugh and feature comics Melissa Shoshahi, Billy Barnes (Venice Beach Fire Station 63) and a cast of the funniest comedians on the Westside. Produced by Gisele (nominated for EOTM 2013 Photographer of the Year) Partyby5.com.

Admission $5.00 (includes 2 drinks)

What: Comedy and opening Music
Where: Get Waxed is located at 300 Westminister Ave, Venice CA
When: 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
FB Event Page: https://www.facebook.com/events/163792683786852/

Also in Venice…

At the Venice Bistro,  enjoy the Venice Street Legends…These guys rock out with blues, country etc….you name it they can play it.

GrVeniceStreetLegends wMitcheg Cruz has a powerful voice and truly rocks out on his electric guitar.

FREE Admission

What: Live Music, The Venice Street Legends
Where: The Venice Bistro, 323 Ocean Front Walk 90291
When: 6:30 pm – 10:00 p
FB Page: https://www.facebook.com/venicesreetlegends?ref=h