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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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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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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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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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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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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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08/24/2017
SUMMER WITH THE LIONS

8300 Sunset Boulevard West Hollywood California 90069 (323) 650-9090 - FREE - Join us once a month during the Summer for a Jamaican-themed night featuring The Lions On August 24th feat. DJ Connie Price and DJ Donovan. Special Jamaican menu and cocktails accompanied. 7 -10 PM / ....

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08/24/2017
SCORE: A FILM MUSIC DOCUMENTARY Q&A | THURSDAY WITH DIRECTOR MATT SCHRADER AND COMPOSER JUNKIE XL

6360 Sunset Blvd Los Angeles, CA 90028 - $17.75 - ArcLight is excited to announce a Q&A for the Hamptons International Film Festival-premiered Score: A Film Music Documentary. Hollywood will host the Q&A with Director Matt Schrader and special guest ....

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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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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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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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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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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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08/20/2017 to 08/26/2017
WEST HOLLYWOOD DANCE FESTIVAL

647 N. San Vicente Blvd. West Hollywood, CA 90069 - $0-300 - Launched in 2016 by Chad Michael Hall and MULTIPLEX DANCE, the West Hollywood Dance Festival (or “WHDF”) was designed to create a space and a place for the people of West Hollywood to engage with c ....

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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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08/26/2017
TRIPLE FEATURE: CUJO, 1983, PET SEMATARY, 1989, & GRAVEYARD SHIFT, 1990

Egyptian Theatre 6712 Hollywood Boulevard, Hollywood, CA 90028 323.461.2020 - $15 General, $13 Cinematheque Members - Saturday, August 26 – 7:30 PM STEPHEN KING
Presented by Cinematic Void
Triple Feature: CUJO, 1983, 93 min. Dir. Lewis Teague. When a young boy’s ....


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08/26/2017
PAUL DOOLEY PRESENTS: BUSTER KEATON, 100 MIN.

Egyptian Theatre 6712 Hollywood Boulevard, Hollywood, CA 90028 323.461.2020 - $11 general admission, $9 Student/Senior, $7 for Cinematheque Members. - Saturday, August 26 – 7:30 PM RETROFORMAT
[Spielberg] Paul Dooley Presents: Buster Keaton, 100 min. Paul Dooley has worn many hats in his long care ....


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08/26/2017
WORDTHEATRE'S IN THE COSMOS: WHERE WE COME FROM, WHERE WE ARE, AND WHERE WE ARE GOING

2580 Cahuenga Blvd E, Los Angeles, CA 90068 3238220823 - $35-$250 - WordTheatre® takes you on a wild ride through the universe. From creation myths to the Big Bang to alien life forms, a constellation of actors will bring to life the story of the Cosmos in the words ....

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07/28/2017 to 08/27/2017
BALL YARDS

7456 Melrose Ave., Los Angeles 90036 323-960-7738 - $25. Preview on July 28, $15. - A Los Angeles Dodgers game is broadcast by a blithely detached announcer during the onset of nuclear winter. The Grand Kleagle of the Ku Klux Klan prefers to learn golf fully hooded and robed. All-Am ....

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08/03/2017 to 08/27/2017
ON THE TWENTIETH CENTURY

5119 Melrose Ave., Hollywood 90038 800-838-3006 - $30 - The glamorous passenger train Twentieth Century Limited, which ran between New York and Chicago between 1902 and 1967, is the main setting of this musical screwball comedy’s action. Oscar Jaffe, an ....

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08/20/2017 to 08/27/2017
WEST HOLLYWOOD DANCE FESTIVAL

647 North San Vicente Boulevard, West Hollywood, 90069 - FREE community events through $300 FULL dance intensive registration - Establishing a new hub in West Hollywood for the Greater LA Dance Community! Launched in 2016, the West Hollywood Dance Festival was designed for people to engage with concert dance in fresh and inno ....

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08/26/2017 to 08/27/2017
BAN.DO WAREHOUSE SALE

1110 n. beachwood drive #301 los angeles, ca 90038 - FREE - BAN.DO WAREHOUSE SALE!!! up to 70% off clothes! 10,000+ items for sale: accessories! shoes! stationery! jewelry! tech! & stuff from us and our favorite brands including Samantha Pleet, Dusen Dusen, a ....

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08/27/2017
PINK MARTINI FEATURING CHINA FORBES AND STORM LARGE * CHARO

2301 Highland Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90068 - $31 - $64 - Artists
Pink Martini
China Forbes
Storm Large
Charo About This Performance
The internationally beloved Portland band blends genres from cool standards to hot swing with style to burn. The ravishin ....


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08/27/2017
DOUBLE FEATURE: MISERY, 1990, & THE DARK HALF, 1993

Egyptian Theatre 6712 Hollywood Boulevard, Hollywood, CA 90028 323.461.2020 - $11 general admission, $9 Student/Senior, $7 for Cinematheque Members. - Sunday, August 27 – 7:30 PM STEPHEN KING
Double Feature: MISERY, 1990, Warner Bros., 107 min. Dir. Rob Reiner. When novelist James Caan ha ....


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08/28/2017
JAM SESSION: SALSA DANCE

2580 Cahuenga Blvd East, Hollywood, 90068 - FREE - Dance the Rueda de Casino! Urban Latin dance theatre company CONTRA-TIEMPO will lead an exploration of this fun social dance, a Cuban form of salsa danced in a circle. Leave inspired, engaged and bet ....

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08/29/2017
JOSHUA BELL & THE LA PHIL

2301 Highland Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90068 - $23 - $101 - Artists
Los Angeles Philharmonic
Bramwell Tovey, conductor
Joshua Bell, violin About This Performance
It’s always a treat to hear Joshua Bell at the Bowl, especially in such a melody-filled work a ....


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08/29/2017
TIMOTHY MCSWEENEY'S ROMANTIC ISSUE 50 RELEASE IN LOS ANGELES

1818 N Vermont Ave, Los Angeles CA 90027 4156425609 - Free! RSVP only. - To celebrate our 50th issue, we're having a party! Join us for books, drinks, and romance? All in the city of angels! Joining us are special readings by beloved contributors... Kevin Moffett
http://w ....


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08/29/2017
BRIAN MCKNIGHT LIVE PERFORMANCE & SIGNING

6400 Hollywood Blvd 323-245-6400 - Free - Amoeba Hollywood welcomes Brian McKnight for a mini-set/live performance and album signing celebrating his new album, Genesis (available 8/25). Show is free/all ages, signing is limited to fans purch ....

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08/30/2017
TROMBONE SHORTY & ORLEANS AVENUE • ST. PAUL & THE BROKEN BONES • LAKE STREET DIVE

2301 Highland Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90068 - $26 - $62 - Artists
Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue
St Paul & The Broken Bones
Lake Street Dive About This Performance
Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue’s brass-knuckle live show blends rock riffs and horn so ....


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