April is Arts, Culture and Creativity Month! Better Lemons is going to Sacramento to join activists from all over California in celebrating Arts, Culture, and Creativity Month (ACCM) by gathering on Tuesday, April 23, at the State Capital to engage our elected officials in advancing the arts across the state. Arts and Creativity Activists will … Continue reading Better Lemons is going to Sacramento
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Better Lemons had a fantastic year and we couldn't have done it without the fantastic critics, publicists and audience members who share their love of Los Angeles theater, by posting on Better Lemons and sharing their favorite shows and their reviews on social media. We are grateful for all the Registered Critics who took their … Continue reading THE BEST OF SHOWS ON BETTER LEMONS IN 2018
With the Conejo Valley reeling from the mass shooting at the Borderline Bar and Grill in Thousand Oaks and the destructive force of the Woolsey and Hill fires, musicians, arts groups, restaurants and stores are coming together to help out. Here's a look at a few of the benefit events being planned: Arsenal Comics: The Easy … Continue reading Banding together to aid residents - Benefit efforts pop-up everywhere
18TH ANNUAL VALLEY FILM FESTIVAL @ Laemmle NoHo 7 October 31, 2018 8:00 pm OCT 31st @ 8:00PM - OPENING NIGHT: 818 THE MOVIE Wed 10/31/18 08:00 PM 1 - NOT THAT STRONG Music Video, 5 min., Rated: Not Rated, English Dir: Gregory JM Kasunich, Prod: Gregory JM Kasunich, Gene Micofsky 2 - ...read more … Continue reading EVENTS OPENING THIS WEEK
In Memoriam: Henry Ong Award-winning Los Angeles Playwright and 16-time recipient of Artist-in-Residence grants from the City of Los Angeles Department of Cultural Affairs. October 3, 2018 Silver Lake, CA - Henry Ong, a fixture of the Los Angeles theatre community for more than 35 years, died Saturday, September 29th after a long battle with … Continue reading In Memoriam: Henry Ong
CONGRATULATIONS TO ALL THESE WINNERS who have registered their shows on Better Lemons and encouraged audiences and critics to voice their opinion about their show, regardless of the outcome, and to those who submitted all the reviews from online publications! The Better Lemons Fringe Audience and Critics Choice Awards, as well as the DoubleSweet Awards … Continue reading The Better Lemons Fringe Awards
On Saturday, June 2, Better Lemons and Theatre West hosted “Meet the Critics!” featuring several of LA's premier critics for a panel discussion of theatre criticism. The following critics attended: Shari Barrett from Broadway World Shari Barrett, a Los Angeles native, has been active in the theater world since the age of six - acting, singing, and … Continue reading "Meet the Critics" Panel Podcast
On Saturday, June 2, from 10 am to 12 noon, Better Lemons and Theatre West will be hosting “Meet the Critics!” featuring several of LA's premier critics for a panel discussion of theatre criticism. This is a great opportunity to meet the critics face to face before your Fringe show (and also non-fringe show) gets … Continue reading BETTER LEMONS - "MEET THE CRITICS"
Have you ever wished you could squeeze our brains so you could ask questions about how to make the most out of our website? Here is a FREE workshop where you will be able to do just that! DATE AND TIME Sat, May 19, 2018 10am - 12 noon LOCATION Theatre West 3333 Cahuenga Boulevard … Continue reading FREE WORKSHOP - FILL THE HOUSE - BETTER LEMONS POWER TOOLS
Better Lemons is an official sponsor for the Meet-Up "Working your Press Release & Social Media tricks & tips!". This Meet-Up will take place on Sunday, April 29 from 3-5pm at Oeno Vino, 3111 Glendale Blvd, in Atwater Village. Better Lemons will be available to answer questions about our website and how our review aggregation provides some free … Continue reading FREE Workshop: Working your Press Release & Social Media tricks & tips!
Today we live tweeted from the Hollywood Fringe Festival Workshop that was all about Money and Promotion that was moderated by Fringe Festival Outreach Manager Ellen Den Herder. On the panel were K@ Primeau, Monica Miklas, Sofie Khan, and Tom Cavanaugh. We did our best to find the shows on the Fringe website whose reps could … Continue reading Hollywood Fringe Festival Workshop II: Money & Promotion Twitter Roundup
Better Lemons was at last night's first Hollywood Fringe town hall meeting. Here are the tweets for your future reference. Your show url will start with hff18..org You can use this for all your print materials! #HFF18 #LAThtr — Better Lemons (@BetterLemons) January 30, 2018 A Fringe Workshop has to be an educational workshop to … Continue reading Last Night's Hollywood Fringe Town Hall Live Tweet
I would love to hear from you about what you like about Better Lemons, how it could improve, what additions you would like to see, and other things that could shape the future of this theater and arts website. Please fill out this quick survey below (or on a separate page) and help us grow together … Continue reading Saturday Survey - Better Lemons Wants to Hear From You!
I'm thankful for all that we accomplished in 2017 and I'm hopeful for all of the great plans we have for 2018! Better Lemons wishes you a fantastic New Year, filled with inspiration, funding, creative energy, inspiring friends, and lots of audience members who will see your creation! We have been in existence for a … Continue reading Feeling Thankful, Feeling Hopeful!
AudienceView, a leading provider of solutions that serves the entire live events marketplace with innovative and engaging software, has announced the acquisition of TheaterMania, including its OvationTix product plus TheaterMania.com and WhatsOnStage media brands. The AudienceView and OvationTix platforms drive customer engagement, new revenue, and operational efficiencies that enable success for brands, venues, and events … Continue reading AudienceView Acquires TheaterMania and OvationTix
We congratulate, without exception, all Fringe Productions for bringing their dreams to life, for making their voices heard over the Hollywood sirens and helicopters, and for baring their souls for family, friends, and strangers! We also thank all the Fringe Productions for putting in extra work and for asking their audiences to review their shows … Continue reading WINNERS OF THE CRITICS AND THE AUDIENCE CHOICE AWARDS
The 8th Annual Hollywood Fringe Festival concluded last night with its annual Award Ceremony and Closing Night Party. Over 800 people attended the Award Ceremony, which took place at the Ricardo Montalbán Theatre. The Fringe community of participants and attendees voted for all Freak Awards winners. Winners include: Top of the Fringe: Shakeslesque (To Thine … Continue reading The Winners of the 2017 Hollywood Fringe Festival
As of this email, the critics and the audiences have spoken, resulting in more then 50 Hollywood Fringe productions receiving a Sweet #LemonMeter rating and 3 Fringe productions have received #DoubleSweet ratings (both critics and audience members agreeing on a sweet production). The #LemonMeter ratings are based on reviews and as of today we have … Continue reading The Critics and Audience Choice Awards of Better Lemons
From the first Fringe previews, I have been going to every single Fringe theater to talk to audience members about Better Lemons and the #LemonMeter, encouraging them to leave a review of shows they have seen. We currently have 1375 reviews listed (from critics and from audience members) and it's nice to see over 40 #Sweet … Continue reading Hollywood Fringe - Week 2
It's nice to be back at the Fringe! I love seeing old friends and making new ones. I love visiting theaters where I either produced a play, performed in shows, or where I saw memorable productions with my husband or with my two boys. I would love to share with you a few shows that … Continue reading Hollywood Fringe - Week 1