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Performance in Hollywood
08/20/2018
FORD THEATRE JAM SESSION: MEDITATIVE MOVEMENT



2580 Cahuenga Blvd East, Hollywood, CA 90068 3234613673 - Free - Join choreographer Stephanie Zaletel and szalt (dance co.) for an evening of moon-inspired movement meditations, guided improvisation and sound under the night sky. Connect to a deeper sense of peace ....

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Art in Los Angeles
08/06/2018 to 08/20/2018
PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT FOR EMERGING ARTISTS



15600 Mulholland Drive, Los Angeles, 90077 - $95.00 - A 3-part series of lectures, discussions, and workshops designed to give emerging artists insights into how the art world (and the gallery system) really works - and the kinds of strategies and skill ....

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Theater in San Gabriel Valley
08/20/2018
KALAMAZOO



87 W. Sierra Madre Blvd., Sierra Madre, 91024 626-355-4318 - Free. Donations accepted. - Peg and Irv, two quirky but endearing baby-boomers bravely venture into the world of modern dating. But when these opposites attract, they discover love isn't any easier the second time around. Kalam ....

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Festivals in Los Angeles
06/14/2018 to 08/21/2018
SHAKESPEARE BY THE SEA'S THE WINTER'S TALE & THE MERRY WIVES OF WINDSOR



(310) 217-7596 - FREE - Join us for The Merry Wives of Windsor & The Winter's Tale! THE MERRY WIVES OF WINDSOR is a rollicking romantic comedy which tells of Falstaff’s folly: courting two married women at the same time. ....

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Art in Universal City
08/21/2018
FREE ART EXPERIENCES



14006 Riverside Dr, Sherman Oaks, CA 91423 - 0 - Westfield Fashion Square invites you to channel your inner artist, and create art with us! We've teamed up with local art studio, Art Rebel, to host a series of complimentary art experiences at the c ....

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Books in Beverly Hills
08/21/2018
PEN PRESENTS REPORTING ACROSS BORDERS



6000 Santa Monica Blvd., Los Angeles, 90038 4243540438 - $10-$15 - Journalists John Carlos Frey, Massoud Hayoun, and Jenni Monet will join moderator Kat Chow (NPR’s Code Switch) in conversation on today’s politicized headlines—including the Dakota Access Pipeline ....

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Film in Hollywood
08/21/2018
THE ADVENTURES OF PRISCILLA, QUEEN OF THE DESERT, 1994



Egyptian Theatre 6712 Hollywood Boulevard, Hollywood, CA 90028 323.461.2020 - $11 general admission, $9 Student/Senior, $7 for Cinematheque Members. - Tuesday, August 21 – 7:30 PM GREG PROOPS FILM CLUB
THE ADVENTURES OF PRISCILLA, QUEEN OF THE DESERT, 1994, Park Circus/MGM, 98 min. Dir. Stephan Elliott. Bernadette (Te ....


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Film in Santa Monica
08/21/2018
"LOVE, GILDA" SCREENS AT THE 2018 FALL KCET CINEMA SERIES



1328 Montana Ave, Santa Monica, CA 90403 - $30 - In her own words, comedienne Gilda Radner reflects on her life and career. Weaving together her recently discovered audiotapes, interviews with friends (Chevy Chase, Lorne Michaels, Laraine Newman, P ....

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Theater in Hollywood
07/25/2018 to 08/23/2018
WHAT HAPPENED WHEN



3269 Casitas Avenue, Los Angeles, CA90039 310-307-3753 - $34 - On a snowy night in a rural farmhouse, three siblings huddle together in the dark with a flashlight, while the audience (unseen by them) gathers closely around. Expect to be fully immersed in this be ....

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Art in Downtown LA
08/21/2018 to 08/23/2018
DOGUMENTA: AMERICA’S FIRST ART SHOW FOR DOGS COMES TO DTLA!



735 S Figueroa St, Los Angeles, CA 90017 - free - America’s first art exhibition for dogs, dOGUMENTA opens at FIGat7th in DTLA over two weekends in September! Not by or about dogs, dOGUMENTA is a curated art show FOR dogs. This FREE event takes pla ....

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Music in Pasadena
08/23/2018
SINGER-SONGWRITER PETER HARPER LIVE AT NOOR



300 East Colorado Blvd, Suite 200, Pasadena, 91101 6267934518 - $8 - Announcing talented acoustic singer-songwriter Peter Harper's residency at NOOR, performing one Thursday a month until December 2018 with special guests! Peter Harper is a renowned folk singer-songwr ....

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Film in Santa Monica
08/23/2018
NOSTALGHIA, 1983



Aero Theater 1328 Montana Avenue Santa Monica, CA 90403 (323) 466-3456 - $11 general admission, $9 Student/Senior, $7 for Cinematheque Members - Thursday, August 23 – 7:30 PM ANDREI TARKOVSKY
NOSTALGHIA, 1983, Kino Intl., 125 min. Dir. Andrei Tarkovsky. Director Andrei Tarkovsky’s first film outside ....


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Music in San Gabriel Valley
08/23/2018
MUSIC ON THE GREEN - FREE CONCERT WITH JONATHAN HORTON



1000 S. Fremont Ave. Alhambra, CA 91803 626-300-5000 - Free - Music On The Green, the popular free outdoor Summer Concert Series hosted by The Alhambra, is pleased to welcome back Rock/Country Artist Jonathan Horton. Originally from North Carolina, Jonathan rod ....

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Theater in San Fernando Valley
08/02/2018 to 08/24/2018
OUTLAW



13500 Ventura Blvd., Sherman Oaks 91423 213-713-9149 - $25 - After enjoying packed performances in Ventura, Santa Barbara and Palm Desert, California, as well as Las Vegas and St Louis, former Hells Angels leader George Christie brings his critically acclaimed ....

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Film in Hollywood
08/24/2018
MISSION GALACTICA: THE CYLON ATTACK, 1979



Egyptian Theatre 6712 Hollywood Boulevard, Hollywood, CA 90028 323.461.2020 - $11 general admission, $9 Student/Senior, $7 for Cinematheque Members. - Friday, August 24 – 7:30 PM BATTLESTAR GALACTICA
Premiering 40 years ago, “Battlestar Galactica” has endured as one of TV’s most beloved sci-fi franchises, spin ....


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Film in Santa Monica
08/24/2018
ANDREI RUBLEV, 1969



Aero Theater 1328 Montana Avenue Santa Monica, CA 90403 (323) 466-3456 - $11 general admission, $9 Student/Senior, $7 for Cinematheque Members - Friday, August 24 – 7:30 PM ANDREI TARKOVSKY
ANDREI RUBLEV, 1969, Janus Films, 205 min. Dir. Andrei Tarkovsky. Inspired by the life and works of 15th-centu ....


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Comedy in Los Angeles
08/24/2018
MIXTAPE #37



4519 SANTA MONICA BOULEVARDLOS ANGELES, CA, 90029 - FREE - MIXTAPE #37 BRINGING THE NOISE BRINGING THE FUNK: JARED GOLSTEIN,
JUSTIN JAMES
TODD MASTERSON,
CHELSEA DAVISON
JULIA LOKEN,
JOSH ADAM MEYERS &
JAMEL JOHNSON HOSTED BY GARRICK BERNARD AND PETER MOS ....


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Books in Downtown LA
08/25/2018
LEIMERT PARK VILLAGE BOOK FAIR



3650 W Martin Luther King Jr Blvd. Los Angeles, CA 90008 - 0 - 12th Annual Leimert Park Village Book Fair
Saturday, August 25, 2018
10:00 am - 5:00 pm Baldwin Hills Crenshaw Plaza
3650 W Martin Luther King Jr Blvd. Los Angeles, CA 90008
Contact: info@leimertp ....


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Theater in Los Angeles
08/25/2018
A FAERY HUNT AND MAGICAL FAIRY BIRTHDAY PARTY!



2332 Fern Dell Drive 818-324-6802 - $15.00 - $25.00 - A Faery Hunt shows are interactive performances designed for young audiences & families to inspire creativity & fun! Join the faery folke on a fun, gentle quest to find the Fairy Royalty and right af ....

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Theater in South Bay
08/11/2018 to 08/25/2018
HOW TO SUCCEED IN BUSINESS WITHOUT REALLY TRYING



3330 Civic Center Drive 310-781-7171 - $25-35 - A musical satire of 1960s big business and all it held sacred, HOW TO SUCCEED IN BUSINESS WITHOUT REALLY TRYING follows the rise of J. Pierrepont Finch, who uses a little handbook called “How To Suc ....

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Classes & Seminars in Griffith Park
08/25/2018
BIRCH BITING WORKSHOP



4700 Western Heritage Way, Los Angeles, CA, 90027 - $30 Autry Members / $50 Nonmembers - Birch bark has many different uses. In this workshop, Kelly Church (Ottawa/Ojibwe) will discuss and show participants the various uses for birch bark, and demonstrate how to create butterflies, drago ....

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Theater in Los Feliz & Silverlake
07/20/2018 to 08/25/2018
UNDER MILK WOOD



3269 Casitas Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90039 323-882-6912 - $20 - Intensely beautiful, poignant and sublimely funny, this “play for voices” by the great Welsh poet Dylan Thomas recounts the dreams, gossip and waking hours of the sleepy, Welsh seaside town of Llar ....

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Art in Downtown LA
07/22/2018 to 08/25/2018
"HYPERCOLOUR FANTASY: INFRA REALISM" BY KATE BALLIS AT GARIS & HAHN



1820 Industrial Street Los Angeles, 90021 - - Garis & Hahn is pleased to present Hypercolour Fantasy: Infra Realism marking Melbourne-based photographer Kate Ballis' US debut and her first solo show with the gallery. The exhibition will open on ....

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Nightlife in Beverly Hills
08/02/2018 to 08/25/2018
BOLD SUMMER ENERGIZES THE STREETS OF BEVERLY HILLS



Beverly Hills, CA (310) 248-1015 - Free to attend - Who: Beverly Hills Conference & Visitors Bureau What: BOLD Summer Energizes the Streets of Beverly Hills Where: Beverly Hills, CA When: Every Thursday, Friday and Saturday from August 2 through Augus ....

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Performance in Orange County
08/25/2018
ONE SPIRIT MANY SOULS FESTIVAL (HAWAIIAN LUAU AND SHOW)



7561 Center Ave Huntington Beach, CA 92647 7148958020 - $25 General Admission, $35 VIP - Kamakani Komohana is hosting its 4th Annual 'One Spirit, Many Souls' Festival, which is driven by the principle that many souls are connected through one spirit, on Saturday, August 25 from 2:00 pm t ....

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Art in Los Angeles
08/25/2018
DOLPHINS & THE OCEANS - ART SHOW & FUNDRAISER



840 North Indian Hill Boulevard Claremont, CA 91711 6198502508 - Free! - High School student run and organized art show/fundraiser for awareness of dolphins and the oceans. About this Event
Hello all art lovers! Please join us on Saturday, August 25th for this FREE art sh ....


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Festivals in Downtown LA
08/25/2018
EVENT SUBMISSION FOR NFMLA - AUGUST 25TH FILM FESTIVAL



1139 South Hill Street, Los Angeles, CA 90015 3235217385 - $5-15 - NewFilmmakers Los Angeles (NFMLA) spotlights stories from Developing Nations and a selection of works by emerging local and US filmmakers, in partnership with the film commissioners’ association Fil ....

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Art in Hollywood
07/28/2018 to 08/25/2018
TRANSFIGURED.



831 N. Highland Ave. 90038 323-462-2790 - - Diane Rosenstein Gallery is pleased to announce Transfigured., an exhibition with Jay Kvapil, Sarah Mikenis, Lionel Sabatté, and Evan Whale. Transfigured. presents four artists in four rooms, and inc ....

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Music in Los Angeles
08/25/2018
DREAM ORCHESTRA’S ‘OPERA FOREVER’ GALA CONCERT AUG. 25



200 S. Grand Ave., Los Angeles, CA 90012 213-432-1777 - $45-$100 - Since it began six years ago, the Dream Orchestra and its Artistic Director Daniel Suk have brought the opera world’s top stars to Los Angeles concert stages. The “Opera Forever” gala concert on S ....

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