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THINGS TO DO IN L.A.
SUNDAY 04/05/2020
Festivals, Concerts, Entertainment, Activities, and Other Events in Los Angeles



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02/10/2020 to 04/15/2020
(RECOMMENDED EVENT)
FESTIVAL OF ARTS PRESENTS NEW 2020 OFF-SITE EXHIBIT:  PORTRAITS FROM THE COLLECTION

1006 S. Coast Highway, Laguna Beach, CA 92651 (949) 494-1145 - 0 - On Display February 3 – April 15, 2020 at foaSOUTH Gallery The Festival of Arts of Laguna Beach is pleased to announce the newest off-site exhibit titled “Portraits from the Collection” on display ....

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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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04/05/2020
COLBURN CHAMBER MUSIC SOCIETY - MARC COPPEY, CELLO

200 S Grand Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90012 213-621-1050 - Regular Admission: $15; Premium Seating: $30 - Marc Coppey, Cello BEETHOVEN Piano Trio Op. 70, No. 2
RAVEL Introduction and Allegro
BRAHMS String Sextet No. 1 Award-winning musician Marc Coppey is a master of all genres, from the Baroque to the C ....


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02/12/2020 to 04/05/2020
HUMAN INTEREST STORY

5060 Fountain Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90029 323-663-1525 - $25-$45 - A timely drama about homelessness, celebrity worship and the assault on American journalism. Newspaper columnist Andy Kramer is laid off when a corporate takeover downsizes the City Chronicle. In ret ....

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04/05/2020
MILES OF MUSIC 5K

4730 Crystal Springs Drive - - The Mission of Youth Mentoring is to awaken at-risk youth to their power, unique gifts and purpose by matching them with caring adult mentors and placing that match within a structured group dynamic ....

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02/10/2020 to 04/05/2020
RORSCHACH FEST

3269 Casitas Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90039 323-882-6912 - $25 to $50 - Perception is everything. Open Fist Theatre Company opens its 30th anniversary season with three programs of short works, performed in rotating repertory, by playwrights renowned for pushing the boun ....

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03/12/2020 to 04/05/2020
EAST WEST PLAYERS PRESENTS STEPHEN SONDHEIM’S ASSASSINS

120 Judge John Aiso St 2136257000 - $50 - $70 - America’s nine most notorious assassins tell all in Stephen Sondheim’s darkly comedic musical masterpiece. From John Wilkes Booth to Lee Harvey Oswald, writers Stephen Sondheim and John Weidman ben ....

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04/05/2020
MASTERS OF TASTE

1001 Rose Bowl Dr, Pasadena, CA 91103 - $89 – $149 - Masters of Taste is a premier food and beverage festival on the field of the iconic Rose Bowl. 100% of event proceeds benefit Union Station Homeless Services, a 501(c)(3) organization. #EatMoreGiveMo ....

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04/05/2020
PITTANCE CHAMBER MUSIC PRESENTS MODERN BEAUTY, A CONCERT OF CONTEMPORARY REPERTOIRE

100 North Hill Avenue, Pasadena, 91106 626-485-5264 - $35; Seniors $20; Student Rush $10 (at the door only) - Pittance Chamber Music presents Modern Beauty, inviting you to experience the beauty of modern music via the artistry of GRAMMY and EMMY-winning pianist Gloria Cheng, one of today's most respected an ....

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04/03/2020 to 04/05/2020
HISTORYCON 2020

300 East Green Street Pasadena, CA 91101 - $79.00 - $450.00 - HISTORYCon™ is a fun-filled, three-day event that features exclusive panels and Q&As with the stars of your favorite HISTORY® shows, interactive exhibits and inspiring conversations with historians, ....

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04/05/2020
CHICAGO TRIBUTE EXPERIENCE

1417 W. 8th St 310-833-7538 - $25 - Chicago Tribute Experience presents a show that takes you back to the 60's, 70's, and 80's with all of Chicago's greatest hits carefully re-created and played by this exciting group with a passion fo ....

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03/11/2020 to 04/05/2020
OUR MAN IN SANTIAGO

3333 Cahuenga Blvd. West, Los Angeles, CA 90068 323-851-7977 - $15-$30 - A comic spy thriller inspired by the true story of a spectacularly botched U.S. attempt to overthrow Salvador Allende, Chile’s Marxist, democratically elected leader. In this new political farce by ....

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03/08/2020 to 04/05/2020
ORPHÉE

2055 S. Sepulveda Blvd. 818-762-2998 - $35-$50 - Orpheus, Eurydice, a trouble-making horse and Death herself converge in this very funny and irreverent reimagining of the Greek myth by surrealist poet, playwright and filmmaker Jean Cocteau. A celeb ....

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04/03/2020 to 04/05/2020
RUSSELL PETERS HEADLINES THE ONTARIO IMPROV

4555 Mills Circle, Ontario, CA 91764 909-484-5411 - Tickets: $45 - $55 (Special event) - Russell Peters started doing stand-up at the age of nineteen at open mics in his native Toronto in 1989. He spent the next fifteen years honing his craft at clubs across Canada and the UK. In 2004, P ....

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04/04/2020 to 04/05/2020
THE LITTLE MERMAID

12505 Cultural Center Drive, Rancho Cucamonga 91739 909-477-2752 - $30 - $57 - Inland Pacific Ballet returns this spring with its spectacular landmark production of The Little Mermaid, the classic tale for all ages about the young mermaid willing to give up her life in the sea ....

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04/04/2020 to 04/05/2020
ODDITIES FLEA MARKET

740 S Broadway, Los Angeles, 90014 - $10 (presale, GA), $15 cash at door; $40 VIP (presale only) - On Saturday, April 4 & Sunday, April 5, ODDITIES FLEA MARKET will return to Los Angeles, CA with their Spring event as they transform the historic downtown venue, Globe Theatre, into a world of obscu ....

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02/13/2020 to 04/06/2020
MEASURE FOR MEASURE

110 East Broadway, Glendale, CA 91205 818-506-1983 - $15-$35 - Sex and hypocrisy abound in William Shakespeare’s dark comedy about the corruption of power and authority, and the true nature of mercy and justice. His world is familiar: sex is a commodity, govern ....

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01/01/2020 to 04/10/2020
100 DAYS OF WRITING ONLINE

ONLINE lawritersgroup.com (323) 201-1601 - $75.00 - Can you write 200 words a day for 100 days? For those of you who want to write more consistently, let’s get into the habit now starting on the first day of 2020! Develop a consistent writing habit o ....

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03/14/2020 to 04/11/2020
WORST-CASE SCENARIO

6539 Santa Monica Blvd., Los Angeles 90038 - $42 - What if you met the person you’ve been waiting for your whole life, just as a nuclear apocalypse was heading your way? Worlds collide in a tiki bar at the edge of Kauai when an aimless Silicon Valle ....

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03/06/2020 to 04/11/2020
ANTIGONE, PRESENTED BY THE GIRLS OF ST. CATHERINE'S

1076 Lillian Way 3102818337 - $15 - WEST COAST PREMIERE! They all have a million secrets. What's so bad about this one? The St. Catherine's drama club is struggling to put up its first school play - Sophocles' "Antigone." As if staging ....

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01/16/2020 to 04/12/2020
HIDA | A WOODWORK TRADITION IN THE MAKING

6801 Hollywood Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90028 - Free - JAPAN HOUSE Los Angeles is proud to announce the exhibition “HIDA | A Woodwork Tradition in the Making,” which brings Japanese woodcraft from its spiritual homeland of the Hida region of Japan to L ....

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02/13/2020 to 04/12/2020
AUGUST SANDER: NEW WOMEN, NEW MEN, AND NEW IDENTITIES

901 E 3rd St 2139431620 - 0 - Beginning 13 February, Hauser & Wirth will partner with the Los Angeles Philharmonic to present ‘August Sander: New Women, New Men, and New Identities,’ an exhibition that brings together pathbreak ....

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03/12/2020 to 04/12/2020
TAMING THE LION

241 S. Moreno Dr., Beverly Hills 90212 - $35. - Taming the Lion is suggested by true events. William Haines acted in 50 films between 1922 and 1934 and was the number one box-office draw at the end of the silent era. He was also the first openly g ....

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04/02/2020 to 04/12/2020
MEET THE EASTER BUNNY AT PALISADES VILLAGE

15225 PALISADES VILLAGE LANE, PACIFIC PALISADES, 90272 3239008080 - - Hop on over to the Bunny Bungalow with an online reservation! Walk-ups are welcome, though wait times may vary. Located near Bay Theatre by Cinépolis. To RSVP follow this link: https://palisadesvilla ....

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03/19/2020 to 04/12/2020
MEET THE EASTER BUNNY AT THE GROVE

189 The Grove Drive, Los Angeles, 90036 3239008080 - - Hop on over to the Bunny Bungalow with an online reservation! Walk-ups are welcome, though wait times may vary. Located in The Park. To RSVP follow this link: https://thegrovela.com/reservation/ Avai ....

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03/19/2020 to 04/12/2020
MEET THE EASTER BUNNY AT THE AMERICANA AT BRAND

889 AMERICANA WAY, GLENDALE, 91210 3239008080 - - Hop on over to the Bunny Bungalow with an online reservation! Walk-ups are welcome, though wait times may vary. Located in The Park. To RSVP follow this link: https://americanaatbrand.com/reservation ....

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03/16/2020 to 04/12/2020
MADRONA MARSH NATURE CENTER CLOSURE

3201 Plaza Del Amo, Torrance, 90503 310-782-3989 - Free, Donations - The Madrona Marsh Nature Center Staff and volunteers are sad to announce the cancellation of all events at the Nature Center through April 12, 2020.. The Preserve will remain open during regular hour ....

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02/09/2020 to 04/19/2020
TO VIEW A PLASTIC FLOWER OPENING RECEPTION FEBRUARY 9, 2020 FROM 2: 00 PM - 5:00 PM.

4800 Hollywood Boulevard Los Angeles, CA 90027 (323) 644-6269 - FREE - The City of Los Angeles Department of Cultural Affairs presents a new exhibition, To View a Plastic Flower, at Los Angeles Municipal Art Gallery (LAMAG) from February 13 - April 19, 2020, with an ope ....

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03/25/2020 to 04/19/2020
MADRONA MARSH PRESERVE AND NATURE CENTER CLOSURES

3201 Plaza Del Amo 310-782-3989 - Free - The Madrona Marsh staff and volunteers sadly announce the closure of the Madrona Marsh Preserve until further notice by the city. The decision to close the Preserve was made in an effort to preserve ....

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