Mandi Moss

Mandi Moss

Mandi's been acting, producing, scenic painting, costume designing and directing in Los Angeles since the early 2000's with a particular interest in new works and creative storytelling. She’s a former member of Theatre of NOTE and a current member of Sacred Fools Theater Company. She’s also a proud professional clown and the Managing Editor of @ This Stage.

Get Your Drink On: L.A. Theatre’s Best Happy Hours

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An evening at the theatre pairs best with a good happy hour before the show, so we’ve found some of the ones in L.A. to complement your upcoming theatre-going experience. (Call us when you want to do a tour around the city!)
 

ATWATER VILLAGE


Now Playing: Turn The Beat Around at The Echo Theater Company

Other Companies: Circle X Theatre Co., Ensemble Studio Theatre/LA

HAPPY HOURS:

  • The Morrison Pub

When: 3:00 PM — 7:00 PM daily
What: We *almost* didn’t share this because it’s the LA STAGE Alliance staff secret hangout. You get $6 deals on awesome drinks like a Lemon Basil Smash, Morrison Mule, Blackthorn, Scalpin and more. $6 deals on awesome stuff like the Morrison mac & cheese or nachos. Our secret insider report is that Wednesdays are Whiskey Wednesday… if you ask nicely. Whiskey! Call us if you’re headed there, we might join you. INFO.

  • Atwater Village Tavern

When: 4:00 PM — 7:00 PM Tuesday through Saturday, ALL DAY Monday and 7.5 hours on Sunday
What: On Sundays until 3 PM you can get $5 Bloody Marys, micheladas, and sweet tea vodka lemonades or $15 bottomless mimosas, then from 4-7 PM, there are $4 wells, $2 off drafts, and $5 glasses of wine.  There are even more specials (depending on the day of the week) from 4-7 PM and ALL DAY on Monday! All the options are dizzying. INFO.
 

CULVER CITY


Now Playing: Oedipus Machina & The False Servant at Odyssey Theatre; A Permanent Image at Rogue Machine Theatre

Other Companies: The Actors’ Gang, Center Theatre Group/Kirk Douglas

culver city
HAPPY HOURS:

  • Backstage Bar and Grill

When: 4:00 PM — 8:00 PM daily
What:
DIVETASTIC. $3 garlic fries, $5 sliders, and $5 mac & cheese sounds awesome enough but there’s also $2 domestic beers, $3 well drinks, and discounted prices on all other apps. You cannot beat the prices here. INFO.

  • Bigfoot West

When: 5:00 PM — 9:00 PM daily
What: Drink up on $5 Manhattans, Old Fashioneds, and gin gimlets… all while peeking around the corner, expecting to catch a glimpse of the Log Lady or Leland Palmer. Or maybe just Smokey the Bear. Also? $3 empanadas. (There’s also a location in Atwater Village!) INFO.
 

HOLLYWOOD


Now Playing: Orphans at Theatre of NOTE, The Great Divide at Elephant Theatre Company, Who Killed Comrade Rabbit? at The Blank.

HAPPY HOURS:

  • Snake Pit Ale House

When: 3:00 PM — 8:00 PM daily
What: If you’re a beer or whiskey drinker, here’s your happy hour. Specials on beer, well drinks, nachos/quesadillas… plus, a Ms. Pac Man and a jukebox. INFO.

  • Big Wangs

When: 3:00 PM — 7:00 PM, 10:00 PM — Close
What: On Wednesdays, all food and drinks are on happy hour special (seriously), and Friday and Saturday specials include gigantic mimosas and build-your-own Bloody Marys. Plus, some big wangs.  INFO.
 
 
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