art

Identity and Affirmation: Post War African-American Photography

Identity and Affirmation Postwar African American photography is the focal point of this exhibition, which features 136 images from local photographers such as Roland Charles. The show is one of dozens connected to Pacific Standard Time: Art in L.A., 1945-1980, launching at institutions across the region this month. Identity and Affirmation: Post War African-American Photography October …

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New York City Ballet Dancers

New York City Ballet MOVES   VPAC (Great Hall) $85 / $70 / $55 / $40 / (40% off – CSU Northridge Students / 20% off – CSU Northridge Faculty & Staff) Sat., October 22 – 8:00 PM New York City Ballet dancers—including principals, soloists, and members of the corps de ballet—perform repertory works accompanied …

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Harvest Festival

Harvest Festival Every fall Descanso Gardens celebrates the season with a harvest festival complete with hot dogs and corn from Patina’s Chuckwagon Grilling Station, a Halloween-themed puppet show, and a costume parade. And they say L.A. doesn’t have seasons.

Los Angeles

Ballroom is sexy with DWTS professionals performance this October!

Ballroom with a Twist from October 21 – 23, 2011 Ballroom isn’t boring in this production conceived and choreographed by Louis Van Amstel of Dancing with the Stars. Featuring DWTS professionals Alec Mazo and Edyta Sliwinska and American Idolsingers Gina Glocksen (season 6) and David Hernandez (season 7), the performances will show off barely there costumes and incorporate hot moves from other dance …

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Second Annual Jewish County Fair Event

Second Annual Jewish County Fair Event October 16, 2011 This second annual celebration of “food, music, body, mind, and spirit” for Jewish families includes musical performances, carnival games, a climbing wall, and a kosher taco truck. What is the Jewish County Fair? It is a Party with Food and Entertainment. It is a Celebration of …

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The Lord of the Rings in Concert: The Fellowship of the Ring

The Lord of the Rings in Concert: The Fellowship of the Ring The title of this event says it all. Howard Shore’s complete Academy- and Grammy award-winning score is performed by more than 200 musicians and conducted by Ludwig Wicki as accompaniment to a screening of the film.   The Lord of the Rings in …

Los Angeles

Scottish Ballet

Scottish Ballet The Scottish Ballet arrives for its Music Center debut October 14 – 16, 2011 with a repertoire that includes classical technique and contemporary choreography. On the program are Sir Kenneth MacMillan’s Song of the Earth and Jorma Elo’s Kings 2 Ends.  Program Information Poetic, distinguished and altogether brilliant, Scottish Ballet will astound audiences in their first …

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Heidi Duckler Dance Theatre: Expulsion

Expulsion will be performed FREE for the public as a part of the World Festival of Sacred Music on October 15, 2011 | 4:00 PM & 7:00 PM Location: The vacant lot at the corner of Brand & Wilson in the heart of Downtown Glendale, CA 175 N. Brand Blvd. Glendale 91203 Expulsion is a thought-provoking dance work based on …

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Myths, Monsters and Legends art show

Myths, Monsters and Legends Longtime friends and art-world bigwigs Rankin and Damien Hirst turn their attention to the ancient world for this collaborative show that will head to London after its Los Angeles debut. Not sure what to expect? Think bright colors and creepy images. Rankin and Damien Hirst Present Myths, Monsters & Legends Rankin …

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LA Beer Week – Union Station Los Angeles

LA Beer Week: A 14 Day Celebration of Beer Culture in Los Angeles And Orange Counties Featuring a mind and palate pleasing array of local beer establishments, breweries, beer cuisine, restaurants and education. Come out and celebrate the diversity of our local beer culture at one of the many events being held at great establishments all …