Capture Unforgettable Moments at K PhotoLaVie

April 19, 2024

Explore the latest self-service photobooth at K PhotoLaVie, which recently opened at University Center in Irvine. Ideal for everything from ID/passport photos to memorable snapshots with friends, the experience is streamlined:

  1. Choose a photo type
  2. Select a frame
  3. Insert payment
  4. Capture the moment
  5. Print and preserve the memory

This unique Korean-inspired photo booth is perfect for any occasion.

K PhotoLaVie enhances community connections with customizable features, themed celebrations, and collaborative events.

Guests are invited to an engaging, fun-filled visit where traditional elements meet modern innovations, all tailored for the local community. The booths, infused with vibrant Korean culture, add a special touch to every celebration.

Visitors can make every moment count with local collaborations and events. The booths offer a blend of authenticity and excitement, bringing people together one snapshot at a time.

With the redefinition of the photobooth experience, K PhotoLaVie introduces exclusive features like a 27-inch screen, high-angle cameras, ID/passport photo services, and instant digital copies for social media sharing. The advanced photo booths provide sharp, high-quality images that will be cherished for years. Each click marks a step forward in the evolution of photo booths.

Visit K PhotoLaVie at: 4237 Campus Dr. #B155, Irvine. Located near Mendocino Farms, University Center


Experience the Enchantment of Coppélia: A Romantic Comedy Ballet!

April 19, 2024

Experience the enchanting tale of Coppélia, also known as The Girl with the Enamel Eyes, in this heartwarming romantic comedy ballet that promises to captivate audiences of all ages with its humor and charm. Join the FESTIVAL BALLET THEATRE: COPPÉLIA at The Irvine Barclay Theatre on:

  • Saturday, April 27, 2024 at 7:00 PM
  • Sunday, April 28, 2024 at 2:00 PM

Set in a quaint European village, this beloved ballet follows the story of the eccentric inventor, Doctor Coppélius. Young Franz finds himself enamored by the mysterious girl he spots on the balcony of Doctor Coppélius’s house, unaware that she's actually a doll the toymaker is attempting to animate. When Swanhilda, Franz's fiancée, decides to investigate and discovers the truth, she devises a playful scheme to reveal Franz's folly by impersonating the doll herself. Love ultimately triumphs, culminating in a joyous celebration of the lovers' union.

Featuring lively music by Léo Delibes and choreography by Artistic Director Salwa Rizkalla, inspired by Arthur Saint-Léon, this production showcases renowned guest artists in the lead roles. Originally premiering on May 25, 1870, at the Paris Theatre Imperial Opera, this timeless ballet continues to enchant audiences worldwide.

Tickets and more information are available at Ticket Office: (949) 854-4646 Office Hours: Mon-Fri 10 AM - 6 PM; Sat & Sun noon - 4 PM

The Irvine Barclay Theatre 4242 Campus Dr Irvine.


Tickets Available Now: Dionne Warwick Soka Season Opener!

April 17, 2024

Tickets are officially on sale now for a remarkable night with the six-time GRAMMY® Award winner, Dionne Warwick, as she kicks off the 2024-2025 season at Soka Performing Arts Center. With timeless hits such as "Do You Know the Way to San Jose," "I'll Never Fall in Love Again," "Walk On By," "I Say a Little Prayer," and more, Warwick's soulful voice and captivating stage presence promise to enchant audiences of all generations.

Reserve Sunday, September 29, 2024, at 5 PM, for an evening with Warwick's music, a live concert experience with a true legend.

Dionne Warwick, a six-time Grammy® Award-winning music icon, boasts over 75 charted hits and has sold over 100 million records. Discovered by Burt Bacharach and Hal David in 1961, Warwick recorded 18 consecutive Top 100 singles, including classics like “Don’t Make Me Over,” “Walk on By,” “Say a Little Prayer,” and “A House is Not a Home.” Notably, she clinched her first Grammy in 1968 for “Do You Know the Way to San Jose?”, becoming the first African-American solo female artist of her generation to win the coveted award for Best Contemporary Female Vocalist Performance.

In 1985, Warwick played a pivotal role in the recording of “That’s What Friends Are For,” a global number-one hit that raised awareness and substantial funds for AIDS research, a cause she continues to champion. Additionally, she has supported numerous causes, including The Starlight Foundation, children’s hospitals, world hunger, disaster relief, and music education, garnering recognition and raising millions of dollars in the process. Warwick's contributions extend to iconic moments such as her participation in the all-star charity single, “We Are the World,” and her performance at “Live Aid.”

Acknowledged by AMFAR, the Desert Aids Project, and Clive Davis, Warwick's illustrious career has been celebrated through various honors, including induction into The Grammy Museum and the prestigious 2017 Marian Anderson Award. Her recent ventures include the release of the star-studded duets album, “Feels So Good,” featuring collaborations with contemporary greats, and receiving the 2019 Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award.

Ticket Details: Regular: $55 - $125 Senior 62+/Student/Military: $49.50 - $112.50

$175 VIP Experience Ticket (limited availability)

VIP Ticket Includes:

  • Premier Seating in the first three rows
  • Signed Dionne Warwick CD
  • VIP exclusive post-performance reception with hors d’oeuvres & drinks (Dionne Warwick will not be present)
  • Commemorative Poster


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