Charles Phoenix: Long Beachland
Presented by INRETROSPECT !!! ...
Be prepared for your local pride to SWELLL when Ambassador of Americana, Charles Phoenix, sweeps us away on a time travel slide show "field trip" adventure extravaganza exploring Long Beach's classic and kitschy landmarks and lore then and now.
With his gracious sense of humor, unbridled enthusiasm, and keen eye for oddball detail, Charles reveals his guide to underrated, undiscovered and overlooked local landmarks, and lore and the very best of his found vintage slides of Long Beach.
Experience the Pike, local oddities, landmark attractions, Art Deco and mid-century mod architecture vintage neon signs, old timey places, mom and pop businesses, neato neighborhoods, the glory of googie, story of Miss Universe, legend of the BIG donut, the locals and much more all in glorious Kodachrome color!
Charles also shares his latest Test Kitchen creations and road trip adventures!
Festive Dress is HIGHLY encouraged but not expected !!!
this show is two-acts with an intermission !!! ...
AFTER THE SHOW ... Meet Charles across the street at INRETROSPECT ... Cake will be served !!! ...
Art Theater Long Beach (View)
2025 E 4th St Long Beach, CA 90814
Long Beach, CA 90814