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09/29/2018
WORKSHOP @ PAM: SHIBORI

46 North Los Robles Avenue, Pasadena, 91101 6264492742 - $15 - Shibori is the Japanese term for techniques using controlled dye to create beautiful designs. Take control and create your own patterns as you learn the basics of this historic process during a Shibo ....

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09/30/2018
AN AFTERNOON WITH JOHN WALZ AND FRIENDS

100 North Hill Avenue, Pasadena, 91106 3108710621 - $10 - $35 - Pittance Chamber Music, known for featuring the extraordinary resident artists of the Los Angeles Opera pit and stage, is thrilled to announce its Fifth Anniversary Season with three exciting program ....

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10/04/2018
CONVERSATION @ PAM: FOODS OF THE SILK ROAD

46 N. Los Robles Avenue 6264492742 - $15 - Everyone knows the story of the famous silk trade route, but what about the culinary trade? Join experts Feride Buyuran (AZ Cookbook) and Ker Zhu (Mason's Dumplings) to learn and taste from different ....

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10/11/2018
UNRAVELING THE MYSTERY OF SHERLOCK HOLMES WITH LES KLINGER

2300 No. Marengo Ave., Altadena, 91001 - $65.00; Student/Educator $40.00 - Enjoy a night of murder and mayhem at the Mountain View Mausoleum with Les Klinger, one of the world’s foremost experts on Sherlock Holmes. Klinger is the author of seven books on Sherlock Holmes, t ....

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10/14/2018
FREE SECOND SUNDAYS @ PAM

46 N. Los Robles Avenue 6264492742 - Free - Artist Yan Zhang will demonstrate the unique Li brocade weaving style and audience members will have an opportunity to try as well. At 3 PM join us for a Film @ PAM: Oriental Silk. Filmmaker Xiaowen ....

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10/14/2018
SECOND SUNDAY FREE CONCERT

The North end of Chantry Flat Road - Free - Second Sunday Free Concert
Sunday October 14th, 2018
Songwriting Stars Sunday - Final Concert of The Year! Adam’s Pack Station will host the Second Sunday Concert Series on their historic grounds in ....


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10/20/2018
MOZART REQUIEM

131 South St. John Ave 6267937172 - Tickets start at $35 - Tender melodies, powerful choruses, exquisite arias -- Mozart's hauntingly beautiful “Requiem” gets the Pasadena Symphony's 2018-19 season off to a grand start. Performances at 2pm and 8pm. ....

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10/20/2018
FOREVER YOUNG PASADENA DOLL SHOW & SALE

400 West Colorado Boulevard - 6.00 - This is one of Southern California's premier doll shows. The dealers are among the best of the best. Many are members of NADDA (National Antique Doll Dealers Assoc.) and UFDC (United Federation of Do ....

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09/15/2018 to 10/21/2018
AMERICAN HERO

39 S. El Molino Avenue, Pasadena, CA 91101 323-380-8843 - $30 - IAMA Theatre Company opens its 2018-19 season with the L.A. premiere of Bess Wohl’s darkly comic celebration of the power of teamwork and unity to overcome adversity. At a toasted subs franchise in ....

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10/21/2018
PET TECH CPR & FIRST AID TRAINING

320 S. Lake Ave., Pasadena 91101 3237440210 - $75/person includes materials, certificate and more - Love & protect your pets - comprehensive, hands-on workshop According to the American Animal Hospital Association – 92% of dogs and cats will experience and emergency in their lifetimes
60% of anima ....


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10/25/2018
WORKSHOP @ PAM: SASHIKO EMBROIDERY

46 N. Los Robles Avenue 6264492742 - $15 - Originating in northern rural Japan, Sashiko is a form of folk textile art. In this workshop, participants will learn this method of stitching to create a final design of their own or a traditional p ....

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10/12/2018 to 10/28/2018
SPATIAL REALITY: ARTISTS EXPLORE THE FUTURE OF XR • CURATED AND PRODUCED BY JESSE DAMIANI

39 E. Walnut St., Pasadena, CA 91103 626-584-4070 - - sp[a]ce gallery at Ayzenberg is thrilled to announce its fifth exhibition, Spatial Reality: Artists Explore the Future of XR. This will be the world’s largest virtual reality, augmented reality, and ....

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11/01/2018
EVENING FOR THE STATION: A NIGHT OF MAGIC

245 E. Green Street, Pasadena, CA 91101 (626) 240-4595 - $65 - Over the last two decades, An Evening for the Station has delivered incredible entertainment in support of Union Station Homeless Services. This year, we will once again enchant you with a Night of M ....

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11/01/2018
CONVERSATION @ PAM: CULTURAL APPRECIATION OR APPROPRIATION?

46 N. Los Robles Avenue 6264492742 - Free - All art including fashion has a history of acquiring influences from various cultures, but where is the line between cultural appreciation or cultural misappropriation? Panelists Viet Than Nguyen, Jo ....

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11/03/2018
OUT OF THE DARKNESS GREATER LOS ANGELES WALK - PASADENA

275 S. Raymond Ave., Pasadena, CA 91105 626-808-5808 - Free - WALK TO FIGHT SUICIDE Join us for the Pasadena, CA Out of the Darkness Community Walk on November 3, 2018 in Central Park, Pasadena at 9:00 AM. The event includes speakers, entertainment, remembrance ....

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09/16/2018 to 11/04/2018
JAZZ ‘N PAZ FALL 2018 CONCERT SERIES

301 North Orange Grove Blvd., Pasadena 91103 626-296-9843 - $25 - $60 - Curated by Performances la Carte, Jazz ‘n Paz is back with its’ fall intimate jazz series of three concerts with some of Los Angeles’ finest jazz musicians. Taking place on early Sunday evenings ....

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10/04/2018 to 11/10/2018
WICKED LIT: THE CHIMES & THE CORPSE

2300 N. Marengo Ave. 323-332-2065 - 30-45 - Wicked Lit: The Chimes & The Corpse
10th Annual Wicked Lit Production
October 4 – November 10, 2018
Immersive theatre at Mountain View Mausoleum The Chimes: A Goblin Story – New Production
By Jonat ....


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11/11/2018
PERFORMANCE @ PAM: THE KING'S LANGUAGE

46 N. Los Robles Avenue 6264492742 - $10 - In a blend of contemporary and folk theater, The King's Language whimsically retells a historical milestone of a nation's identity through dialogue, song, and movement. This Korean musical performed ....

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11/17/2018
BERNSTEIN & COPLAND

131 South St. John Ave 6267937172 - Tickets start at $35 - Celebrate Bernstein’s centennial with hits from On the Town to West Side Story plus the best from his friends and contemporaries with Copland, Barber and more. Sphinx laureate Melissa White shines o ....

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12/06/2018
EDUCATOR NIGHT @ PAM: CEREMONIES AND CELEBRATIONS

46 N. Los Robles Avenue 6264492742 - Free - Educators will explore the exhibition Ceremonies and Celebrations and participate in a hands-on art lesson they can replicate in the classroom. The evening will include a guided tour, artist led work ....

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12/09/2018
FREE SECOND SUNDAYS @ PAM

46 N. Los Robles Avenue 6264492742 - Free - Free Second Sunday in December: Clothing 1-4 PM: How We Wear Textile experts explain the history of traditional garments and demonstrate the proper context and wearing of the hanbok, kimono, and sari ....

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12/15/2018
HOLIDAY CANDLELIGHT

132 N Euclid Avenue 6267937172 - Tickets start at $20 - As Pasadena’s most sought-after holiday concert, Holiday Candlelight sells out quickly. Top the holiday season and enjoy fully reserved seating arrangements in the architecturally exquisite and acou ....

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01/26/2019
BAROQUE MASTERS - PASADENA SYMPHONY

131 South St. John Ave 6267937172 - Tickets start at $35 - “One of the finest baroque conductors of his generation” (London Independent), Nic McGegan conducts the best of the Baroque with Bach’s Brandenburgs, Handel’s Water Music and Vivaldi Concertos. P ....

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02/16/2019
TCHAIKOVSKY SPECTACULAR - PASADENA SYMPHONY

131 South St. John Ave 6267937172 - Tickets start at $35 - Music Director David Lockington conducts this all-Tchaikovsky Spectacular with his Symphony No. 5 and his grandiose Piano Concerto No. 1 performed by Russian American Pianist Olga Kern – a Van Clibu ....

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03/23/2019
MAHLER SYMPHONY NO. 1 "TITAN" - PASADENA SYMPHONY

131 South St. John Ave 6267937172 - Tickets start at $35 - Mahler’s monumental and gloriously sonorous “Titan” Symphony tops off a grandiose evening with International Beethoven Piano competition winner Rodolfo Leone on Mozart’s Piano Concerto No. 21. Pe ....

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05/04/2019
BEETHOVEN SYMPHONY NO. 5 - PASADENA SYMPHONY

131 South St. John Ave 6267937172 - Tickets start at $35 - Celebrated violinist Anne Akiko Meyers returns with a remarkable new violin concerto by local composer Adam Schoenberg leading up to the four most famous notes in Classical music to close out the sea ....

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THE GAMBLE HOUSE

4 Westmoreland Place Pasadena CA (626)793-3334 - The Gamble House is an internationally recognized National Historic Landmark, in the style of the American Arts and Crafts movement. Built in 1908, The Gamble House is the most complete and best-pres
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NORTON SIMON MUSEUM OF ART & GARDENS

411 W. Colorado Blvd. Pasadena 91105 626-449-6840 - The museum houses the 30 year art collection of industrialist Norton Simon. The collection contains European art from the Renaissance to the 20th Century and Asian art spanning 2000 years. The museum More ....

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PACIFIC ASIA MUSEUM

46 N. Los Robles Avenue, Pasadena, 91101 Parking available adjacent to museum, accessible by Gold Line & Metro bus transfer (626) 449-2742 - The only museum in Southern California devoted solely to Asia and the Pacific Islands, Pacific Asia Museum is located at 46 North Los Robles Avenue in Pasadena. Hours are Wednesday through Sunday 10 ....

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