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GREATER LOS ANGELES EVENTS CALENDAR
Theater, art, live performance, recreation, activities
& events in Southern California including Los Angeles,
Orange & Ventura Counties & the Inland Empire


DETAILS 08/24/2014
(RECOMMENDED EVENT)
15TH ANNUAL ELVIS FESTIVAL



88 Fair Drive, Costa Mesa, 92626 949-723-6660 - $2 or FREE for children 12 and under - "The Wonder of Elvis" remains timeless and the memory of the King of Rock and Roll lives on through his fans who gather each year for the 15th annual Elvis Festival at the Orange County Market Place ....

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DETAILS 10/03/2014
(FEATURED EVENT)
AN EVENING WITH BILL ENGVALL



3330 Civic Center Drive, Torrance, CA 90503 310-781-7171 - $35 - $75 - The thing that makes any entertainer successful is the ability to connect with an audience. It’s the quality of sharing the humor in everyday situations that has made Bill Engvall one of the top com ....

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DETAILS 08/23/2014
(RECOMMENDED EVENT)
I WAS LOOKING AT THE CEILING AND THEN I SAW THE SKY



2580 Cahuenga Blvd. East, Hollywood, 90068 3234613673 - $60-$125 - Southern CA premiere of I was looking at the ceiling and then I saw the sky, composed by John Adams, with a libretto by June Jordan, and performed by Long Beach Opera — Titled after a quote from som ....

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08/22/2014
(RECOMMENDED EVENT)
THE SIX ANNUAL J.U.I.C.E HIP HOP DANCE FESTIVAL

ALLISONE

2580 Cahuenga Blvd E, Los Angeles, CA (323) 461-3673 - $12~$50 - Capturing the raw vibrancy of the urban arts landscape, the J.U.i.C.E. Hip Hop Dance Festival presents a range of hip hop dance styles, spoken word, graffiti art, multimedia, film and live DJs. Top l ....

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08/22/2014
(RECOMMENDED EVENT)
ROARING NIGHTS AT LA ZOO FEATURES WE ARE TWIN, DJ, ANIMAL ENCOUNTERS AND MORE



5333 Zoo Drive, Los Angeles, 90027 323-644-6042 - $15 - $18 - The Los Angeles Zoo's popular Roaring Nights 2014 series concludes on Friday, August 22, 7 to 10 pm, with headliner We Are Twin, providing rock 'n' roll soul sounds with R&B and pop touches, and DJ V ....

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08/14/2014 to 08/23/2014
(RECOMMENDED EVENT)
HOLLYSHORTS 10TH ANNUAL FILM FESTIVAL



6925 Hollywood Blvd Hollywood, CA 90028 6193680347 - - ***Who: 10th Annual HollyShorts Film Festival produced by HollyShorts Studios and SolMont Entertainment. ***What: Get ready for HollyShorts, the largest short film celebration and Film Conference in ....

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08/17/2014 to 08/23/2014
(RECOMMENDED EVENT)
BURBANK COMEDY FESTIVAL



102 E Magnolia Boulevard, Burbank, 91502 (818) 845-9721 - $10 to $699 (weeklong festival pass) - Comedic history will be made at the Burbank Comedy Festival, the first live comedy festival in Los Angeles, August 17 through 23. The weeklong event will feature 200 amazing shows by up-and-coming co ....

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08/23/2014
(RECOMMENDED EVENT)
BELLY LAUGH PRODUCTIONS PRESENTS THE UN-ROYAL BALL, A COMEDY DINNER SHOW!



180 N Fair Oaks Ave, Pasadena, 91103 888-960-3997 - $59.95 - NAKED GUN meets 007 in this high-octane, improvisational comedy dinner show about an old fashion spy and his new hipster partner on detail at a royal ball. With a wild Princess, double agents, good g ....

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08/23/2014
(RECOMMENDED EVENT)
UNIQUE VINTAGE PIN UP PICNIC



2013 W Magnolia Blvd., Burbank 91506 (818) 848-1540 - FREE - When: Saturday, August 23rd from 11am-4pm
Where: Unique Vintage, 2013 W Magnolia Blvd, Burbank, CA
What: A BLOWOUT shopping event with up to 70% off merchandise, food trucks, live music, an art show, ....


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08/23/2014
(RECOMMENDED EVENT)
LULA WASHINGTON DANCE THEATRE



2701 N. Sepulveda Blvd, Los Angeles,90049 310-440-4500 - Included with Museum admission: $10 General; $7 Seniors and Full-Time Students; $5 Children 2–12; FREE to Skirball Members and Children under 2. Free Parking! - The Skirball is your place for weekend family fun all summer long! Sing along with performers, dance to music from around the world, experience circus arts, and hear memorable stories at Family Amphi ....

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08/23/2014
(RECOMMENDED EVENT)
YOSEMITE COMES TO THE RIVER AT MARSH PARK



2960 Marsh Street, Los Angeles, CA 90039 310-858-7272 x131 - free - Celebrate parks in California and here in Los Angeles! Join us for an outdoor screening of Ken Burns’ short documentary Yosemite: A Gathering of Spirit, in honor of the 150th anniversary of Yosemite ....

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08/23/2014
(RECOMMENDED EVENT)
GENE AUTRY DOUBLE FEATURE: BOOTS AND SADDLES (1937) AND GOLD MINE IN THE SKY (1938)



4700 Western Heritage Way, Los Angeles, 90027 323-667-2000 - Included With Museum Admission (Children 3-12: $4, Students and Seniors: $6, Adults: $10) / Free for Autry Members - On the fourth Saturday of every other month, two Gene Autry films are screened in the Imagination Gallery’s Western Legacy Theater. Gene Autry’s Westerns are known for their music, comedy, and acti ....

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08/23/2014
(RECOMMENDED EVENT)
PICKINGS...AN EVENING OF PROSE POETRY



5814 Wilshire Blvd. Los Angeles, CA 90036 323-937-4230 - Free with museum admission - Writer Marisela Norte claims Shrine's Empire of Love Shack as the setting to debut “Pickings” a new collection of prose poetry related to labor, love, and Los Angeles. Norte will be accompanied by ....

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08/22/2014 to 08/24/2014
(RECOMMENDED EVENT)
4TH ANNUAL LONG BEACH BBQ FESTIVAL



400-403 Shoreline Village Drive, Long Beach, CA 90802 562-495-5959 - General admission is $15.00. Menu items range from $2.00 to $25.00. Pork rib feasts tickets $35.00, VIP Rib Village adult tickets are $80.00, young Adults tickets $22.00, children’s tickets $10.00 (up to 12 years of age). Presale discount tickets are available on the website. - The best BBQ chefs from around the country gather to grill their award-winning ribs, chicken, sausage, pulled pork and other succulent delicacies. Judging and trophies are awarded to both amateur and ....

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08/22/2014 to 08/24/2014
(RECOMMENDED EVENT)
2ND ANNUAL ONE ACT FESTIVAL



4092 10th Street, Riverside 92501 951-398-1105 - $8 pre sale $10 at the door - 2nd Annual One Act Festival Join Gold Leaf Theatre for our 2nd Annual One Act Festival. We will have four nights of one acts featuring over 20 different actors hailing from all over the Inland Empire ....

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08/23/2014 to 08/24/2014
(RECOMMENDED EVENT)
5TH ANNUAL SAUSAGE & BEER FESTIVAL



10600 Highland Springs Avenue, Cherry Valley, CA 92223 (951) 845-1151 - FREE - Don't miss our 5th Annual Sausage & Beer Festival featuring Inland Empire Craft Brews, German Beers, housemade German sausage, live music, games & prizes! Located at the historic Highland Springs Res ....

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08/24/2014
(RECOMMENDED EVENT)
CHARLES PHOENIX: "DISNEYLAND" TOUR OF DOWNTOWN LOS ANGELES



800 N. Alameda, LA CA 90012 - $89 - Discover why downtown L.A. is like one big theme park with performer, humorist and author Charles Phoenix. Stops at Old Chinatown, Olvera Street, Carroll Avenue, Angel’s Flight, Bradbury Building, B ....

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06/26/2014 to 08/31/2014
(RECOMMENDED EVENT)
GRIFFITH PARK FREE SHAKESPEARE FESTIVAL



4730 Crystal Springs Drive, Los Angeles, CA 90027 818-710-6306 - Free! - THE GRIFFITH PARK FREE SHAKESPEARE FESTIVAL A summer season of free performances like no other! Freewheeling, inclusive and a bit anarchic. Bring a blanket and a picnic to enjoy great theater in a gr ....

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08/03/2014 to 08/31/2014
(RECOMMENDED EVENT)
JAZZ ON THE LAWN 2014



1836 Stewart Street 3104588350 - FREE - Jazz on the Lawn 2014 What: Free jazz concert series featuring artists Critical Brass, Adaawe, Tom Nolan Band, Cats with Class and Orquesta Charangoa each Sunday in August at Stewart Street Park. Rot ....

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08/21/2014
DOUBLE FEATURE: OUR MAN IN HAVANA, 1959, & TUNES OF GLORY, 1960



Aero Theater 1328 Montana Avenue Santa Monica, CA 90403 (323) 466-3456 - $11 general admission, $9 Student/Senior, $7 for Cinematheque Members. - Thursday, August 21 – 7:30 PM ALEC GUINNESS CENTENNIAL
Double Feature: OUR MAN IN HAVANA, 1959, Sony Repertory, 111 min. Directed by ....


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08/21/2014
NEW FILM CLIPS! DIRECTOR'S INTENT: INTERPRETING THE SCENE, 180 MIN.



Egyptian Theatre 6712 Hollywood Boulevard, Hollywood, CA 90028 323.461.2020 - $12 Members, $15 Students/Seniors, $20 General - Thursday, August 21 – 7:30 PM DIRECTOR’S WORKSHOP SEMINAR
New Film Clips! DIRECTOR'S INTENT: INTERPRETING THE SCENE, 180 min. The creation of rewarding narrative cinema depends primaril ....


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08/21/2014
FABRIC FASHION SHOW



102 Pine Avenue Long Beach, CA 90802 (909) 868-8419 - $10 - Fabric Fashion Show Event Time 8pm-12am Tickets (online and at the door) $10 Age 21&up Fabric Fashion Show is an eventful experience where emerging designers can present their designs to the public a ....

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08/21/2014
MISS DAKOTA'S GYPSY ROSE BURLESQUE: PRESENTED BY DOLLHOUSE ENTERTAINMENT



1432 4th Street, Santa Monica, 90401 310-467-7494 - $20-$25 - MISS DAKOTA’S GYPSY ROSE is a full dance production that infuses Classic Burlesque with Latin, Ballet, Cabaret, and Aerial influences starring Miss Dakota along side a bevy of professional dancers, ....

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08/21/2014
DEMOS & DRINKS DTLA



1933 S Broadway 11th Floor - FREE - Join Tech in Motion Los Angeles at Maker City LA for our popular Demos and Drinks event - DTLA Edition! We will be featuring LA-based tech companies & start-ups who will be on site demoing their tech ....

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08/21/2014
DEMOS & DRINKS DTLA EDITION



1933 S Broadway 11th Floor Los Angeles, CA 90007 - FREE - Join Tech in Motion LA for our popular Demos and Drinks event - DTLA Edition! We will be featuring LA-based tech companies & start-ups who will be on site demoing their tech-savvy products and apps. ....

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08/21/2014
SHINE: "MONEY"



2019 14th Street, Santa Monica 90405 310-452-3881 - $10 Suggested Donation - It's one of our most taboo topics, yet some of life's biggest challenges and choices revolve around it. Storytellers recount their life-changing stories about Money at the next SHINE on Thursday, Aug ....

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08/21/2014
SINGER/SONGWRITER NIGHT AT POST 43

Free for Vets

2035 N Highland Ave, Los Angeles, California 90068 323-851-3030 - 5.00 - Singer/Songwriter Night at POST 43
Join us for an intimate evening of music & fun in our 20's style Art Deco Bar. These nights are always a great time & those who attend always appreciate the unique ....


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08/21/2014
ALL MOZART



2301 N Highland Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90068 - - All Mozart
Thursday, August 21th 8pm
Hollywood Bowl
TICKETS ON SALE NOW! Nicholas McGegan’s evening of Mozart contains a mixture of the prolific composer’s mature works, concluding with his “Haffn ....


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08/21/2014
COOL BEANS COMEDY



24 N Mentor Ave, Pasadena, 91106 - FREE Admission - Cool Beans Comedy
Thursday - August 21 - 8 PM All Ages! Hottest Show in Town! Win a pair of Warner Bros. VIP Studio Tour passes! Win a $25 Visa Card! Fun! Prizes! Jelly Beans! ....


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08/21/2014
COOL BEANS COMEDY



24 N Mentor Ave, Pasadena, 91106 - FREE Admission - Cool Beans Comedy
Thursday - August 21 - 8 PM All Ages! Hottest Show in Town! Win a pair of Warner Bros. VIP Studio Tour passes! Win a $25 Visa Card! Fun! Prizes! Jelly Beans! ....


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