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Music in Hollywood
08/23/2017
HERBIE HANCOCK • KAMASI WASHINGTON



2301 Highland Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90068 - $26 - $104 - ARTISTS
Herbie Hancock
Kamasi Washington ABOUT THIS PERFORMANCE
Continually re-imagining jazz, the ever-ingenious Oscar- and multiple Grammy-winning pianist Herbie Hancock will bring his newest mind- ....


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Museums in Pasadena
08/23/2017
PMCA 1234: FREE FOURTH WEDNESDAY WEE-READ



490 E Union St, Pasadena, CA 91101 (626) 568-3665 - FREE - What impression does America and its culture have on non-natives? Find out with a look at the film posters on display in the South Gallery exhibition Hollywood in Havana: Five Decades of Cuban Poster ....

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Art in Beverly Hills
08/23/2017
LE RIDE CYCLING DOCUMENTARY SCREENING BEVERLY HILLS



8556 Wilshire Boulevard, Beverly Hills 90211, United States +13109948026 - General Admission - USD 15. - One night only screening of Phil Keoghan's (The Amazing Race) documentary chronicling re-riding the 1928 Tour course on antique bikes of the time. LE RIDE follows Phil Keoghan and his friend Ben Corn ....

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Music in Hollywood
08/23/2017
MYRKUR LIVE PERFORMANCE & SIGNING - FREE & ALL AGES



6400 Hollywood Blvd 323-245-6400 - Free - Myrkur performs live at Amoeba Hollywood on Wednesday, Aug 23rd at 6pm in anticipation of her new album, Mareridt (out Sept 15th on Relapse Records). Free/all-ages show. Pre-order Mareridt in-store a ....

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Art in Los Angeles
08/22/2017 to 08/23/2017
MOODS PHOTOGRAPHY EXHIBITION



1052 South Olive Street - 10.00 - Photographers Aris Jerome & Ella Mai Weisskamp invite you to MOODS. Also featuring works by Ash Alexander and David Paz. Displaying unseen and popular film photography prints of their works. This is ....

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Books in Los Angeles
08/23/2017
LGBTQ MARVEL COMIC AUTHOR SIGNING FOR AMERICA W/ GABBY RIVERA



7018 Melrose Ave. (323) 658-6047 - Free - MEET THE NEWEST MARVEL WRITER OF THE FIRST EVER LATINA-AMERICAN LGBTQ SUPERHERO, AMERICA CHAVEZ! IN PERSON, AUTHOR GABBY RIVERA, A GAY LATINA-AMERICAN WRITER WHEN: WEDNESDAY AUGUST 23RD FROM 10AM-12P ....

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Music in Hollywood
08/24/2017
DUDAMEL & MOZART'S REQUIEM



2301 Highland Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90068 - $23 - $57 - ARTISTS
Los Angeles Philharmonic
Gustavo Dudamel, conductor
Miah Persson, soprano
Christianne Stotijn, mezzo-soprano
David Portillo, tenor
John Relyea, bass
Los Angeles Master Chorale
Grant Gershon, ....


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Film in Los Angeles
08/24/2017
FILM LOW BUDGET - HIGH ENERGY



5750 Wilshire Boulevard Suite 100 Los Angeles, CA 90036 323-525-3388 - FREE admission with RSVP via Eventbrite link on website - 15th Summer Film Academy Showcase at the Goethe-Institut LA Free admission with RSVP. Seating is available on a first-come, first-served basis. Thursday, August 24th 2017, 7:00pm
Goethe-Institut Los ....


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Comedy in West Hollywood
08/24/2017
THE SETUP HOLLYWOOD: SPEAKEASY COMEDY



1123 Vine Street, Hollywood 90038 3234626441 - Standard - USD 10. - The Setup is a unique stand up comedy experience set in the back room of the historic Three Clubs lounge in Hollywood, featured in AMC's Mad Men. Hollywood's best stand up comedy show is The Setup at ....

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Film in Hollywood
08/24/2017
DOUBLE FEATURE: CHRISTINE, 1983, & MAXIMUM OVERDRIVE, 1986



Egyptian Theatre 6712 Hollywood Boulevard, Hollywood, CA 90028 323.461.2020 - $11 general admission, $9 Student/Senior, $7 for Cinematheque Members. - Thursday, August 24 – 7:30 PM STEPHEN KING
Double Feature: CHRISTINE, 1983, Sony Repertory, 110 min. Horror heavyweight John Carpenter directed and co-c ....


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Film in Hollywood
08/24/2017
SHORT+SWEET FILM FESTIVAL, 120 MIN.



Egyptian Theatre 6712 Hollywood Boulevard, Hollywood, CA 90028 323.461.2020 - $11 general admission, $9 Student/Senior, $7 for Cinematheque Members. - Thursday, August 24 – 7:30 & 10:00 PM SHORT+SWEET FILM FEST
Presented by the American Cinematheque, Short+Sweet Hollywood and the Stella Adler Academy L.A. [Spielberg] SHORT+SWEET F ....


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Film in Santa Monica
08/24/2017
UGETSU (UGETSU MONOGATARI), 1953, & THE LIFE OF OHARU (SAIKAKU ICHIDAI ONNA) 1952



Aero Theater 1328 Montana Avenue Santa Monica, CA 90403 (323) 466-3456 - $11 general admission, $9 Student/Senior, $7 for Cinematheque Members. - Thursday, August 24 – 7:30 PM JAPANESE CLASSICS
Kenji Mizoguchi Double Feature: Los Angeles Premiere of 4K Restoration! UGETSU (UGETSU MONOGATARI), 1953, Jan ....


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Special Interest in Los Angeles
08/23/2017 to 08/24/2017
KARMA TEQUILA SALSA NIGHT



821 South Flower Street 2132628517 - Free - D’Vine Lounge Bar presents Karma Tequila - Salsa Night, a new event in Downtown Los Angeles! Enjoy a complimentary lineup of Karma Tequila tastings paired with complimentary small bites, to commence ....

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Art in Santa Monica
08/24/2017
OIL PAINTING CLASSES!



1453 14th St., Santa Monica, CA, 90404 310-450-9200 - $38.00 plus cost of canvas - Thursday is a great day for oil painting, check this out. Thursday 08/24 from 1-3pm join us for our Intro to Oils Workshop. Only $38 plus cost of canvas (reg. $48). Call to reserve your spot at 310-4 ....

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Comedy in Hollywood
08/24/2017
THE SETUP: HOLLYWOOD - STAND UP COMEDY



1123 Vine St, Hollywood, CA 90038 415-746-9770 - $10. - Hollywood's best stand up comedy show is The Setup at Three Clubs where Mad Men is filmed. The speakeasy vibe makes for a night of intimate and hilarious comedy. Tickets are only $10. "One of the bes ....

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Classes & Seminars in Santa Monica
06/12/2017 to 08/25/2017
SUMMER CAMPS FOR CHILDREN AND TEENS



2437 Main Street, Santa Monica, CA 90405 (310) 392-0815 - $535 - SUMMER CAMPS FOR CHILDREN AND TEENS
* Make A Movie Camp
*Acting and Improv Camp
*Singing Camp for Children & Teens
June - August all camps are Monday thru Friday 9am-3:30pm
***We only allow 12 s ....


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Music in Hollywood
08/25/2017
GIPSY KINGS



2301 Highland Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90068 - $29 - $68 - Artists
Gipsy Kings About This Performance
The Grammy®-winning band behind “Bamboléo” celebrates 25+ years of flamenco, salsa, and pop fusion perfection in their distinctive style that’s guarantee ....


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Music in Hollywood
08/25/2017
SINTESIS & DAYREN SANTAMARIA



2580 Cahuenga Blvd East, Hollywood, 90068 - $30-$70 - Named “Cuba's great Afro-Cuban progressive rock group” by AfroCubaWeb, Síntesis is among the most avant-garde Cuban music ensembles and has become an icon of Cuban contemporary music. Founded in 19 ....

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Theater in Santa Monica
06/19/2017 to 08/25/2017
KIDS ON STAGE SUMMER CAMPS!



2627 Pico Blvd 3103140035 - Varies - Act, sing and dance your way to Broadway this summer with Kids On Stage! Star as your favorite characters from Annie, Shrek or Beauty & the Beast. Come celebrate our 30th year in Santa Monica. For fu ....

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Music in Downtown LA
08/24/2017 to 08/25/2017
RED BULL SOUND SELECT PRESENTS: LPX / MONOGEM / TÜLPA & BLANKTS

RSVP for $3 tickets

1822 Sunset Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90026 (954) 683-8015 - $3-$10 - A monthly showcase curated by local tastemakers and featuring great emerging music... Red Bull Sound Select Presents: LPX (Lizzy of MS MR)
Monogem
Tülpa & BLANKTS *RSVP for $3 here: http://win.gs/RBS ....


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Music in Downtown LA
08/25/2017
FIGAT7TH DOWNTOWN FESTIVAL: QUETZAL WITH MARK TORRES OF KPFK



735 S. Figueroa Street Los Angeles, CA 90017 - Free - Reigniting the city this summer with eclectic sounds and tunes, for the fifth consecutive year is Brookfield’s FIGat7th Downtown Festival! The festival concludes Friday August 25 at downtown L.A.’s ....

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Film in Hollywood
08/25/2017
TRIPLE FEATURE: CREEPSHOW, 1982, CAT’S EYE, 1985, & CREEPSHOW 2, 1987



Egyptian Theatre 6712 Hollywood Boulevard, Hollywood, CA 90028 323.461.2020 - $15 General, $13 Cinematheque Members. - Friday, August 25 – 7:30 PM STEPHEN KING
Triple Feature: CREEPSHOW, 1982, Warner Bros., 120 min. Dir. George Romero. There hadn’t been a lot of hor ....


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Film in Santa Monica
08/25/2017
HIROSHI TESHIGAHARA DOUBLE FEATURE: WOMAN IN THE DUNES (SUNA NO ONNA), 1964, & THE FACE OF ANOTHER, 1966



Aero Theater 1328 Montana Avenue Santa Monica, CA 90403 (323) 466-3456 - $11 general admission, $9 Student/Senior, $7 for Cinematheque Members. - Friday, August 25 – 7:30 PM JAPANESE CLASSICS
Hiroshi Teshigahara Double Feature: WOMAN IN THE DUNES (SUNA NO ONNA), 1964, Janus Films, 123 min. Direc ....


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Specialty in Downtown LA
08/25/2017
TASTE LIFTED - A CANNABIS TASTING + FOOD PAIRING EXPERIENCE (RAW FOOD MENU)



8th St, Los Angeles, 90014 - $49-$79 - Taste Lifted is a cannabis tasting + food pairing experience where guests are guided in the consumption and appreciation of the herb. Several types of high-end top shelf cannabis will be available fo ....

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Music in San Fernando Valley
08/25/2017
THROUGH THE YEARS – AN EVENING WITH SUSAN ANTON



4349 Tujunga Ave. Studio City, CA 91604 - $30 - Upstairs at Vitello’s Supper Club, at Vitello’s restaurant, will present Through the Years – An Evening with Susan Anton Friday, August 25 and Saturday, August 26. Tickets for the show are $30 and ....

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Music in Hollywood
08/25/2017
GREGG YOUNG & THE 2ND STREET GROOVE BAND WITH HORNS



6360 W. Sunset Blvd. Hollywood, CA 90028 - Free - Gregg Young & the 2nd Street Groove Band with Horns Lineup: Grammy nominated Dr. Bobby Rodriguez (Trumpet), Grammy nominated Kirkwood Coakley (Bass), multi-talented Randall Willis (Sax) and Norman Ja ....

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Music in Hollywood
08/26/2017
BRYAN FERRY WITH ORCHESTRA * CÉCILE MCLORIN SALVANT



2301 Highland Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90068 - $35 - $72 - Artists
Bryan Ferry
Hollywood Bowl Orchestra
Thomas Wilkins, conductor
Cécile McLorin Salvant About This Performance
In his Bowl debut, the iconic British singer-songwriter performs live with orch ....


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Performance in Los Angeles
08/26/2017
IN THE COSMOS



2580 Cahuenga Blvd E - $125 - WordTheatre® takes you on a wild ride through the universe, from creation myths to the Big Bang to black holes to alien life forms. A huge cast of celebrity actors and musicians will present a tapest ....

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Classes & Seminars in Griffith Park
08/26/2017
BASKET-WEAVING WORKSHOP: PINE NEEDLE BASKETRY



4700 Western Heritage Way Griffith Park, Los Angeles 90027 3236672000 - $50 Members / $70 Nonmembers (Includes Materials) - Basket weaving is the most prolific and best-known traditional Native art in California. Starting in the late nineteenth century and continuing throughout the twentieth century, collectors sought the ....

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