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Flashback to the Sixties at Rock Ballets

Posted on: March 16th, 2012 by admin

The Beatles, Cow Palace, San Francisco, 1965 (Photo: Lisa Law)

Thanks to the help of The Byers-Evans House Museum, during Rock Ballets, the Performing Arts complex at Pinnacle Charter School's lobby will be transformed into a gallery exhibit of sixties rock icons. The full exhibit, Lisa Law: Flashing on the Sixties, was first mounted earlier this year at The Byers-Evans House Museum Gallery. A smaller collection of works from the exhibit will be on display for Rock Ballets patrons to enjoy before and after the performance as well as during intermission.

Otis Redding at the Whiskey A Go-Go, Hollywood, 1966 (Photo: Lisa Law)

With her Honeywell Pentax camera in hand, Lisa Law captured the genesis of a new era. Whether she was backstage with The Beatles, Otis Redding, The Lovin' Spoonful, The Velvet Underground or The Byrds; taking promotional photographs of Janis Joplin and Big Brother; helping feed hundreds of thousands at Woodstock; or at home maing dinner for Bob Dylan; her passion for photography grew into a profession. Join us for this fascinating flashback to the sixties featuring original photographs and rock posters by Lisa Law.

Bob Dylan head shot, The Castle, Los Angeles, 1965 (Photo: Lisa Law)

Prints of the photographs, as well as Lisa Law paraphernalia, will be available for purchase in the lobby at Rock Ballets.