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GET TIX NOW: LONG BEACH, CA

CHARLES PHOENIX: LONG BEACHLAND

Live Comedy Slide Show Performance Celebrating The Epic City By The Sea

 

ART THEATER on RETRO ROW
2025 E 4TH ST
LONG BEACH CA


Presented by INRETROSPECT on Retro Row …

Be prepared for your local pride to SWELLL when Ambassador of Americana, Charles Phoenix, sweeps us away on a time travel slide show 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 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, the locals and much more all in glorious Kodachrome color!

Festive Dress is HIGHLY encouraged but not expected !!!

This performance is two-acts with an intermission !!! … Event begins at 11am ends at 1pm

AFTERSHOW CAKE & PUNCH PARTY … Meet Charles across the street at INRETROSPECT following the performance … and join him for Charles Phoenix Test Kitchen creations then shop til you drop on Retro Row, Charles favorite vintage shopping street on earth!!! …

NOTE: PLEASE do allow extra time for street parking !!! …