Welcome to the News Blog! Here we will keep you up to date with everything going on with the museum! To be kept up to date, why not also follow us on Facebook, Twitter, RSS, or sign up to our mailing list
Richard Kaufman is known for his immense talent and passion for film music. He wowed the crowd last year and looks forward to returning to the Avalon Casino Theatre for the Catalina Island Museum`s 2015 Silent Film Benefit.
The museum`s new home will feature an outdoor amphitheater on the hillside at the back of the building`s second floor. It is expected to become the center of Avalon`s entertainment scene when it opens in 2015.
Since its opening, the "Chaplin and Goddard" exhibition has welcomed over 20,000 people - including nearly 2,000 children, ages 15 and under, who experienced the exhibition at no charge thanks to a generous donation from Blanny Avalon Hagenah.
Anna Wittstruck will return to conduct an ensemble of the prestigious Stanford Symphony Orchestra and a special guest from the San Francisco Symphony, violin soloist Chen Zhao for the 2nd Annual Holiday Symphony Concert.
Two friends from Virginia recently proved how far they would go to view "A Hard Day`s Night" and meet Pattie Boyd when they traveled 2,357 miles to the Catalina Island Museum`s 50th anniversary screening of the Beatles` hit movie.
Two persistent sisters from Harbor City got to go back stage at a Beatles concert in Las Vegas in 1964. They shared their story when they attended the museum`s 50th anniversary screening of "A Hard Day`s Night" with Pattie Boyd.
In part one of the two-part interview with Beatles Examiner, Pattie Boyd talked about getting the role for the movie, "A Hard Day`s Night." In this concluding segment, she talks about her life with George Harrison.
Immediately following the screening of "A Hard Day`s Night,", Pattie Boyd has agreed to a rare interview with the museumís Executive Director, Dr. Michael De Marsche. After the interview, a hosted wine reception will take place in the theatre lobby.