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Southern California Activities, Entertainment & Other Things To Do


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04/11/2019 to 09/01/2019
BLACK IS BEAUTIFUL: THE PHOTOGRAPHY OF KWAME BRATHWAITE

2701 N. Sepulveda Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90049 3104404500 - - See the iconic images that amplified one of the most influential cultural movements of the 1960s: “Black Is Beautiful.” Featuring over forty photographs of black women and men with natural hair and ....

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04/27/2019 to 12/15/2019
THE REALLY AWESOME IMPROV SHOW

6560 Hollywood BLVD 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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04/03/2019 to 12/31/2019
AUDUBON BIRD WALK

3201 Plaza Del Amo, Torrance, 90503 310-782-3989 - Free - Have you ever wondered about the secrets that nature holds? Join us in discovering these mysteries. This program occurs the 4th Saturday of every month. Wear enclosed shoes. ....

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04/03/2019 to 12/31/2019
PROPAGATION SOCIETY

3201 Plaza Del Amo, Torrance, 90503 310-782-3989 - Free - Have you ever wondered how to give back to the environment? Join in restoring the surrounding habitats to their native condition. This program occurs every Thursday unless cancelled by extreme weathe ....

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04/24/2019 to 01/07/2020
NATURE STORIES AND CRAFTS

3201 Plaza Del Amo, Torrance, 90503 310-782-3989 - Donations Accepted - This class formerly known as "Nature Story Time" is now "Nature Stories and Crafts" occurs the 2nd Thursday of every month. Join the fun as children ages 2 - 5 learn about their native surroundings. ....

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04/01/2020
YEFIM BRONFMAN

111 S Grand Ave 323 850 2000 - $20-112 - Yefim Bronfman
Walt Disney Concert Hall
WED APR 1, 8:00PM Artist
Yefim Bronfman, piano About This Performance
Powerhouse pianist Yefim Bronfman returns to immerse us in Beethoven, from the three sona ....


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04/02/2020 to 04/04/2020
ADÈS CONDUCTS ADÈS

111 S Grand Ave 323 850 2000 - $20 - 185 - Adès Conducts Adès
Walt Disney Concert Hall
THUR APR 2, 8:00PM
FRI APR 3, 8:00PM
SAT APR 4, 2:00PM Artist
Thomas Adés, conductor
Kirill Gerstein, piano About This Performance
Stravinsky’s delightful ....


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04/05/2020
PACIFIC SYMPHONY PLAYS TICHELI & BEETHOVEN WITH ELISSA LEE KOLJONEN

1 University Drive, Aliso Viejo, CA 92656 - $45/$60/$75/$85 *Senior, Student and Active Military: $40.50/$54/$67.50/$76.50 - Carl St.Clair, conductor
Elissa Lee Koljonen, violin Recognized as one of the most celebrated violinists of her generation, Elissa Lee Koljonen has thrilled audiences and critics throughout the world ....


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04/05/2020
WAYNE SHORTER CELEBRATION • AMBROSE AKINMUSIRE — ORIGAMI HARVEST

111 S Grand Ave 323 850 2000 - $48-133 - Wayne Shorter Celebration • Ambrose Akinmusire — Origami Harvest
Walt Disney Concert Hall
SUN APR 5, 8:00PM Artist
Members of the Wayne Shorter Quartet
Brian Blade, drums
John Patitucci, electric b ....


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04/08/2020
BOSTON BAROQUE

111 S Grand Ave 323 850 2000 - $20-114 - Boston Baroque
Walt Disney Concert Hall
WED APR 8, 8:00PM Artist
Boston Baroque
Martin Pearlman, conductor
Yulia Van Doren, soprano About This Performance
The first permanent Baroque orchestra ever e ....


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04/09/2020
THE CENTER OF THE UNIVERSE

14900 La Mirada Blvd, La Mirada, 90638 714.994.6310 - $14-55 - TEENS ON TOUR is a uniquely powerful production that brings real teens to the stage, to confront serious topics facing their generation. Tackling topics such as bullying, violence, racism, and prejud ....

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04/04/2020 to 04/11/2020
TOYOTA SYMPHONIES FOR YOUTH: POWER TO THE PEOPLE!

111 S Grand Ave 323 850 2000 - $23-27 - Toyota Symphonies for Youth: Power to the People! Walt Disney Concert Hall
SAT APR 4, 11:00AM
SAT APR 11, 11:00AM Artist
Los Angeles Philharmonic About This Performance
Composers, musicians, and poet ....


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04/09/2020 to 04/11/2020
SYMPHONIE FANTASTIQUE

111 S Grand Ave 323 850 2000 - $64-209 - Symphonie Fantastique
Walt Disney Concert Hall
THU APR 9, 8:00PM
FRI APR 10, 8:00PM
SAT APR 11, 8:00PM Artist
Rafael Payare, conductor
Gil Shaham, violin About This Performance
Newly designated Music ....


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04/11/2020
ROCKY DAWUNI

1 University Drive, Aliso Viejo, CA 92656 - $25 *Senior, Student and Active Military: $22.50 - Get ready for some infectious grooves and dance-inducing anthems by Grammy Award-nominated Rocky Dawuni. This galvanizing performer, musician and activist, straddles the boundaries between Africa, th ....

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04/14/2020
MARVELS FROM EASTERN EUROPE

111 S Grand Ave 323 850 2000 - $20-64 - Marvels from Eastern Europe
Walt Disney Concert Hall
TUE APR 14, 8:000PM Artist
Members of the Los Angeles Philharmonic About This Performance
This 20th-century program begins with the Hungarian Bart ....


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04/15/2020
CHINEKE! ORCHESTRA

111 S Grand Ave 323 850 2000 - $50-147 - Chineke! Orchestra
Walt Disney Concert Hall
WED APR 15, 8:00PM Artist
Chineke! Orchestra
Kevin John Edusei, conductor
Stewart Goodyear, piano About This Performance
Founded in Britain, Chineke! is th ....


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04/16/2020 to 04/18/2020
PROKOFIEV AND SHOSTAKOVICH

111 S Grand Ave 323 850 2000 - $20-185 - Prokofiev and Shostakovich
Walt Disney Concert Hall
THUR APR 16, 8:00PM
FRI APR 17, 8:00PM
SAT APR 18. 8:00PM Artist
Los Angeles Philharmonic
Karina Canellakis, conductor
Nicola Benedetti, violin Abo ....


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04/18/2020
ARLO GUTHRIE: 20/20 TOUR FEATURING ALICE'S RESTAURANT

1 University Drive, Aliso Viejo, CA 92656 - $45/$55/$65/$80 *Senior, Student and Active Military: $40.50/$49.50/$58.50/$72 - If hindsight is 20/20 vision, Arlo Guthrie has a vast perspective looking forward. Initially making a name for himself in the sixties with the iconic “Alice’s Restaurant Massacree,” Guthrie helped ....

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04/18/2020
DRUM TAO 2020

6200 E. Atherton St. Long Beach, CA 90815 (562) 985-7000 - - Internationally acclaimed percussion artists TAO bring a modern, dynamic performance showcasing the ancient art of Japanese drumming. Combining highly physical taiko drumming with contemporary costum ....

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04/19/2020
MARIE SCHNEIDER ORCHESTRA

111 S Grand Ave 323 850 2000 - $48-133 - Marie Schneider Orchestra
Walt Disney Concert Hall
SUN APR 19, 8:00PM Artist
Maria Schneider Orchestra
Anat Cohen Tentet About This Performance
Maria Schneider is a multiple Grammy® winner and the 20 ....


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