Tuesday
Sep302014

NEW Famous Monsters and Lovecraft Show October 5!

"COME ABOARD OUR LOVECRAFT"

One Night Only!

Sunday, October 5, at El Cid

Lovecraft, Classic Comic Books, and Live Music

presented by Captured Aural Phantasy Theater and

Famous Monsters Magazine!

Tickets and More Info!!

At El Cid

October 5, 2014

Doors open at 7:30 pm for food and drinks

Show starts at 8:30

Get Tickets Here!

A SHOW, COMIC BOOKS and COCKTAILS!

The legendary Famous Monsters of Filmland teams up with Captured Aural Phantasy Theater to present COME ABOARD OUR LOVECRAFT at the historic El Cid for 1 night only Sunday, October 5! This show takes on stories and comic books by and inspired by H.P. Lovecraft!

Another in a continuing series of monthly shows that represent a collaboration between Famous Monsters and Captured Aural Phantasy Theater, we will be showcasing live performances of H.P. Lovecraft stories performed in our signature variety show/ old radio show style. The evening also includes mid-century Lovecraft-inspired horror comic books brought to life on stage with original art, live sound effects and a live soundtrack. The evening includes comedic acts, prizes and the finest live music.

COME ABOARD OUR LOVECRAFT also continues our new season and is the next installment in our monthly residency at El Cid. We always start the show at 8:30pm, but doors open at 7:30 so audiences can begin with El Cid's brand new tapas menu and superb cocktails. Enjoy a variety show, music and booze!

Download this flier for more info!


COME OUT AND SEE US!!!

We've been getting rave reviews for our shows!

Read some here, here, here and here!

Listen HERE to Captured Aural Phantasy Theater's interview on Darkest Radio and to a radio performance of one of our famous stories!

Thanks to El Cid, you can eat gourmet food and have a cocktail, while watching the show!

El Cid is located at

4212 W. Sunset Blvd.

Los Angeles, CA 90029

 

Captured Aural Phantasy Theater is being brought to you with the generous support of Comic Book HideoutJunk for Joy and many others! Please visit them.

Wednesday
Sep172014

FREE Show Tuesday, September 23!

Join us and commemorate Banned Books Week

with a special

FREE show

at the Los Angeles Central Library - Taper Auditorium

"Tales from the Comic Book Crack Down"

FREE Reservations Here!

 

The annual celebration of Banned Books Week (September 21-27) focuses on censorship in comic books this year. Captured Aural Phantasy Theater, The Comic Book Legal Defense Fund and The Los Angeles Public Library will commemorate this week in LA with a special FREE performance of our show "Tales from the Comic Book Crack Down." In it, we bring the April 1954 US Senate hearings that attacked comic books to life with performances of the actual Senate transcripts and a few of the stories that the Senators deemed as a "bad influence" on children plus live music, effects, art and more!

A limited number of free educational materials produced by the The Comic Book Legal Defense Fund will be available on a first come - first served basis.

Download this flier for more info and how to make a FREE reservation!

COME OUT AND SEE US!!!

We've been getting rave reviews for our shows!

Read some here, here, here and here!

Listen HERE to Captured Aural Phantasy Theater's interview on Darkest Radio and to a radio performance of one of our famous stories!


We thank the Los Angeles Public Library and the Comic Book Legal Defense Fund for their support in bringing you this show!


Thursday
Aug212014

New Show with FAMOUS MONSTERS Sept. 7!

Captured Aural Phantasy Theater

and

Famous Monsters of Filmland

present

AN EVENING OF TERROR
September 7, 2014, at EL CID

Get Tickets Here!

Listen HERE to Captured Aural Phantasy Theater's interview on Darkest Radio and to a radio performance of one of our famous stories!


At El Cid

September 7, 2014

Doors open at 7:30 pm for food and drinks

Show starts at 8:30

Get Tickets Here!

RADIO SHOW, COMIC BOOKS and COCKTAILS!

The legendary magazine Famous Monsters of Filmland have collaborated with us to bring AN EVENING OF TERROR to the historic El Cid for 1 night only Sunday, September 7!

In this first in a series of monthly shows that represent a collaboration between Famous Monsters and Captured Aural Phantasy Theater, we will be showcasing live performances of stories pulled from a collection of vintage spooky radio shows. The evening also includes mid-century horror comic books presented in our signature variety show/ old radio show style. These aren't heart-warming tales ! Along with the multi-media radio story and comic book performances, the evening includes comedic acts, prizes and the finest live music. Spend the evening with Captured Aural Phantasy Theater for monsterous entertainment!

We've been getting rave reviews for our shows!

Read some here, here, here and here!

Thanks to El Cid, you can eat gourmet food and have a cocktail, while watching the show!

El Cid is located at

4212 W. Sunset Blvd.

Los Angeles, CA 90029

Captured Aural Phantasy Theater is being brought to you with the generous support of Comic Book HideoutJunk for Joy and many others! Please visit them.

Wednesday
Jun252014

Holy Schmoly! Big Plans!

Upcoming Awesomeness Here!

We will be performing all over the place in the coming months! We hope you can check us out!

July 25 - 27, we will be on the program of Comic-Con International! Yes, that one. In San Diego. Time and location info here: http://sched.co/VXoBb2

We are very grateful and thrilled to be a part of it.

August 9-10, we will be featured throughout the second annual ScareLA convention! We have been asked to develop and perform a special show commemorating the 45th Anniversary of the Haunted Mansion at Disneyland. You also can catch some of our signature horror comic pieces throughout the two days. ScareLA was a blast last year and this year will be even better!

After that, we return to our home base at El Cid, for a very special surprise series!!! Captured Aural Phantasy Theater will be teaming up with one of the legends of the geek world to present a brand new, phantastical group of shows! Look for more details and a calendar here or on facebook, soon!

Plus, we will be hosting events around Los Angeles in September as part of Banned Books Week, which this year, is focusing on comic books that have been censored and attacked.

COME OUT AND SEE US!!!

We've been getting rave reviews for our shows!

Read some here, here, here and here!

Listen HERE to Captured Aural Phantasy Theater's interview on Darkest Radio and to a radio performance of one of our famous stories!

 

Captured Aural Phantasy Theater is being brought to you with the generous support of Comic Book HideoutJunk for Joy and many others! Please visit them.

 

Wednesday
May212014

New Show: TALES FROM THE COMIC BOOK CRACK DOWN

TALES FROM THE COMIC BOOK CRACK DOWN SHOW!
June 1, 2014, at EL CID

Get Tickets Here!

Listen HERE to Captured Aural Phantasy Theater's interview on Darkest Radio and to a radio performance of one of our famous stories!


At El Cid

May 4, 2014

Doors open at 7:30 pm for food and drinks

Show starts at 8:30

Get Tickets Here!

VARIETY SHOW, COMIC BOOKS and COCKTAILS!

TALES FROM THE COMIC BOOK CRACK DOWN hits the historic El Cid for 1 night only Sunday, June, 1! See "Sin-fluential" comic stories uncensored and LIVE!

AND NOW – shop before the show at our PHANTASY FAIRE! Join local vendors on the El Cid patio and puruse everything geek and chic in our version of a nerdy farmer’s market. 

TALES FROM THE COMIC BOOK CRACK DOWN showcases live performances of vintage, mid-century comic book stories that the US Senate attacked for being bad influences on kids! This show shines a spotlight on that history, focusing on the events of April 21, 1954, when Senators held a hearing to denounce comic books. One person stood up to them, EC Comics publisher William Gaines. Captured Aural Phantasy Theater restages and interprets the actual testimony from this hearing as well as performing a few of the comics that were scrutinized. As always, we mix in live music, projected art and comedic bits in our signature old radio show/ variety show format for an evening of entertainment that fights the power!

We've been getting rave reviews for our shows!

Read some here, here, here and here!

Thanks to El Cid, you can eat gourmet food and have a cocktail, while watching the show!

El Cid is located at

4212 W. Sunset Blvd.

Los Angeles, CA 90029

Captured Aural Phantasy Theater is being brought to you with the generous support of Comic Book HideoutJunk for Joy and many others! Please visit them.