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Film in Santa Monica
01/12/2021 to 01/24/2021
FILM MAUDIT 2.0 (12 DAYS DEDICATED TO OUTRÉ FILMS + MORE)



1651 18th St, Santa Monica, CA 90404 - FREE - Highways presents Film Maudit 2.0 Tuesday, January 12, through Sunday, January 24, 2021, celebrating the work of outré films & artists. The festival program includes 16 feature films and over 100 sho ....

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Film in Los Angeles
01/27/2021
MICHELSON CINEMA RESEARCH LIBRARY VIRTUAL RIBBON CUTTING, PANEL, AND SCREENING



16501 Ventura Blvd., Suite 400 8187608995 - - The donation of the historic Michelson Cinema Research Library, the legendary repository of all things Hollywood, to the Internet Archive was announced today by the Internet Archive’s Founder & Digi ....

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Music in West Hollywood
01/29/2021
WEHO SOUNDS ONLINE: KATALYST IN CONCERT (SOUL JAZZ)



8300 Santa Monica Blvd. 3238486360 - 0 - The City of West Hollywood’s Arts Division presents the 2020-21 WeHo Sounds FREE Virtual Concert Series! KATALYST
Soul Jazz Friday, January 29, 2020 | 6PM Katalyst is much more than a band – it is ....


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Music in On the Web
01/29/2021
LACO CLOSE QUARTERS DIGITAL PROGRAM FEATURES TWO WORLD PREMIERES BY DERRICK SPIVA JR.



Streaming Online 213-622-7001 - Free - Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra continues its all-digital 2020-21 Season, CLOSE QUARTERS, with an entire episode spotlighting the exceptional artistry of LACO Artistic Advisor Derrick Spiva Jr., a comp ....

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Art in Culver City
01/09/2021 to 01/30/2021
ALOHA, MR. HAND



4217 W. Jefferson Blvd. Los Angeles, CA 90016 3105583375 - - Now that it’s time to wave goodbye to such a polarizing year and welcome 2021, Thinkspace is presenting “Aloha, Mr. Hand” on view January 9th-30th, 2021. This group exhibition is the debut of thei ....

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Film in Burbank
01/30/2021
ANIMATION INDUSTRY VIRTUAL AFTERNOON OF REMEMBRANCE



Virtual Event 323-316-4222 - Free - A Hollywood tradition for over a quarter of a century, The Afternoon of Remembrance is a non-denominational event honoring those who passed away in the animation industry in 2020—from top industry l ....

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Music in Ventura County
01/31/2021
HOLOCAUST REMEMBRANCE CONCERT



Thousand Oaks, CA 91360 - 25.00 - New West Symphony joins international community on January 27 through January 31 to commemorate and honor six million Jewish victims of the Holocaust and millions of other victims of Nazism voices fe ....

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Music in Ventura County
01/31/2021
HOLOCAUST REMEMBRANCE PRESENTED BY MICHAEL CHRISTIE AND NEW WEST SYMPHONY, FEATURING JERUSALEM STRING QUARTET



Online - $25 - Holocaust Remembrance is a four-day virtual festival of events beginning on Holocaust Remembrance Day (January 27, 2021), presented by New West Symphony, based in the LA area. The festival will take ....

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Festivals in Los Angeles
02/03/2021 to 02/04/2021
NEW MEDIA FILM FESTIVAL



10850 W Pico Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90064 310-288-1100. - $25-$99 - New Media Film Festival, an award-winning and innovative festival, is pleased to announce new dates for the 11th annual event. The goal of the festival is to honor stories worth telling through techn ....

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Art in Santa Monica
02/04/2021
BEATRIZ CORTEZ, KANG SEUNG LEE AND ANDY CAMPBELL | …WE WILL HAVE BEEN TOGETHER



1639 18th St, Santa Monica, CA 90404 (310) 453-3711 - 0 - Inspired by the future perfect tense, art historian and critic Andy Campbell will reflect on the various historical legacies and speculative futures (as well as the vicissitudes of plant care) at pla ....

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Art in On the Web
02/06/2021
SIP AND PAINT BY CREATE NOW



Virtual - 10-100 - Join us at Create Now’s Sip and Paint Benefit on Zoom, hosted by comedian Debra Wilson (MADtv). Enjoy three fun arts projects for kids and adults. Socialize as you drink delicious wine. Treat yourse ....

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Books in On the Web
01/10/2021 to 02/14/2021
LAZYBONES WRITING MAGIC



Los Angeles, CA 90046 (323) 201-1601 - 399.00 - Lazybones Writing Magic helps you get motivated to write more by combining mind-body techniques and writing exercises (sharing is optional) to help reverse cultural programming that hinders creativit ....

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Art in Culver City
01/23/2021 to 02/20/2021
RAYMOND LOGAN: LOCAL ICONS



2716 S LA CIENEGA BLVD 3108383685 - free - GBGLA is pleased to present Raymond Logan: Local Icons, the gallery's second exhibition of works by the Los Angeles-based artist. The exhibition features the artist's new cityscape oil paintings and ....

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Art in On the Web
02/27/2021
ANALEXICIS BRIDEWELL PRESENTS: PAINT AND CONNECT - BLACK HISTORY MONTH EDITION



Online/Virtual - $26 - In honor of Black History Month, join us for a relaxing evening in community as we celebrate the arts by creating something special with our very own paintbrushes! Artist and owner of Paint 2 Gather, ....

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Classes & Seminars in Los Angeles
02/20/2021 to 02/27/2021
TIM FERGUSON THE SECRETS OF WRITING A SITCOM USA ONLINE MASTERCLASSES



Online - Approx $26 USD - Legendary writer, producer and comedian Tim Ferguson has opened up his revolutionary comedy writing masterclasses to the US, kicking things off with How to Write a Sitcom. Discover the secrets to wri ....

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Theater in On the Web
02/28/2021
OTHELLO



514 S. Spring St., Los Angeles 90013 213-489-7402 - Free.Registration required. - Zoom reading of Shakespeare's classic. Othello is the only one of Shakespeare’s plays to have a Black central character at its focus. The main characters include Othello, a celebrated Moorish genera ....

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Classes & Seminars in Los Angeles
02/07/2021 to 02/28/2021
BARNSDALL ARTS SUNDAYS (FEBRUARY SCHEDULE)



4800 Hollywood Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90027 https://www.instagram.com/barnsdallpark/ - FREE - Barnsdall Arts Sundays, a truly unique arts education series, continues virtually for 2021 with weekly sessions slated for February (and onwards). Barnsdall Arts Sundays connects art lovers from arou ....

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Community in Los Angeles
11/08/2020 to 03/08/2021
FREE LIBRARY-TO-GO SERVICES



12511 Moorpark St. 8187557873 - 0 - Library To Go service is available at Studio City Library and selected libraries. Please visit our website at https://www.lapl.org/library-to-go to find out more about this free to-go service. If you ....

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Art in Santa Monica
03/20/2021
EVERYONE WAS INVITED: THE HYPHENATE ART AND LIFE OF KATE JOHNSON



1639 18th St, Santa Monica, CA 90404 (310) 453-3711 - 0 - Kate Johnson (1969-2020) was a hyphenate artist. At the start of spring on March 20, 2021, for the one-year anniversary of her passing, an online experience of performances, memories and interaction ....

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Art in Downtown LA
03/27/2021
SIP AND PAINT BY CREATE NOW



1611 S. Hope Street, #E (213) 747-2777 - 10-100 - Join us for a fun time with host comedian Debra Wilson (MADtv) as you explore your creativity through three arts projects. You’ll have a blast with the arts supplies and wine or juices that Create N ....

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Art in Santa Monica
07/27/2020 to 07/30/2021
FACING DARKNESS | AN ONLINE EXHIBITION



1639 18th St. Santa Monica Ca 90404 6267561190 - Free - Artists are second responders, and this exhibition of 25 varied artists from 18th Street’s artist community present the multivalent ways artworks address the human capacity to overcome hardships on ....

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Theater in NoHo Arts Dist.
10/10/2020 to 12/31/2021
NINE WINNING ONE-ACTS



10900 Burbank Blvd. 8187635990 - FREE - The Group Rep presents their fourth annual Nine Winning One-Acts play festival, with fresh world premiere ten-minute plays chosen from more than 275 entries from around the world. The event is co-pro ....

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Art in Beverly Hills
01/11/2021 to 12/31/2021
THE YEAR OF NOT KNOWING



virtual 3077305626 - free/virtual - Greetings. I am sharing press information on the exhibition, The Year of Not Knowing, [theyearofnotknowing.com] now live for your editorial or critical consideration. Thank you. The press release pro ....

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Theater in On the Web
01/12/2021 to 12/31/2021
LIVE FROM STORYBOOK THEATRE



3333 Cahuenga Blvd. West, Los Angeles 90068 818-761-2203 - Free - Free event. Storybook Theatre presents six musicals on demand via You Tube:"Sleeping Beauty," "Hansel and Gretel," "Little Red Riding Hood," "The Princess and the Frog," "Jack and the Beanstalk," "Go ....

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Music in Beverly Hills
01/16/2020 to 03/20/2022
BELIEVE THE HYPE - HI HO KARAOKE AT HYPERION PUBLIC ON THURSDAYS



2538 Hyperion Avenue, Los Angeles, 90027 - free - Tommy Hi Ho a.k.a. Tommy Two Shoes - Karaoke Assassin & KJ Extraordinaire hosts karaoke at Silver Lake's own Hyperion Public. Great food, excellent drink selections, disturbingly attractive/incredibl ....

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Festivals in Ventura County
05/16/2020 to 05/17/2022
37TH ANNUAL CALIFORNIA STRAWBERRY FESTIVAL



3250 South Rose Avenue, Oxnard, 93033 888-288-9242 - adults, $12, active military/seniors (62+), $8, kids (5 to 12), $5, ages 4 and under, free - The 37th Annual California Strawberry Festival is the perfect time to indulge in all things strawberry--chocolate dipped strawberries, strawberry margaritas, strawberry pizza, strawberry nachos and d ....

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Comedy in Hollywood
09/07/2019 to 09/04/2022
THE REALLY AWESOME IMPROV SHOW



6560 Hollywood Blvd, 90028 3234648542 - $5 - Saturdays & Sundays at 12 noon, this fast paced and high energy improv comedy show plays at The Second City in Hollywood. It's a fun for all ages improv show now celebrating a 9 run! RAIS features im ....

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Art in West Hollywood
06/01/2019 to 11/01/2022
FLUTTER



217 South La Brea, Los Angeles, 90036, California - $28, under 3's free - Description: “WHERE ART AND HAPPINESS MEET” Opening June 1st on South La Brea, Los Angeles, FLUTTER is an innovative, immersive art experience, designed for anyone in search of being in an environm ....

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Music in Hollywood
03/01/2019 to 03/01/2024
THOUGHT EXPERIMENTS IN F# MINOR



111 S Grand Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90012 - Free - Using an iPad Mini and pair of headphones, Thought Experiments in F# Minor leads its audiences along a route through Walt Disney Concert Hall, revealing an imagined world hiding in plain sight. Creat ....

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