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THINGS TO DO IN L.A.
THURSDAY 04/02/2020
Festivals, Concerts, Entertainment, Activities, and Other Events in Los Angeles



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02/10/2020 to 04/15/2020
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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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04/02/2020
TASTE AMERICA: LOS ANGELES GALA DINNER

3939 S Figueroa St, Los Angeles, CA 90037 661-433-6959 - $255 - $275 - On April 1-2, Los Angeles will welcome the James Beard Foundation’s Taste America® presented by Capital One® for a weekend of delicious food and thought-provoking conversation surrounding the nonpro ....

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04/02/2020
INSANIME SPRING BREAK 2020

740 S Broadway Los Angeles, CA 90014 6262808588 - Presale: $20, General Admission: $30, At the Door: $40 - With spring here and blooming, INSANIME is ready to get the party started this season! This time around, the ANIME Impulse team will be taking the hype over to the Globe Theater on April 2nd, 2020! G ....

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04/02/2020
MEMOIR READING & CRAFT TALK BY MARIA GIURA

225 26th Street Suite 33 Santa Monica 90402 310.576.9962 - FREE. - Join us at DIESEL, A Bookstore at 6:30 pm as Maria Giura reads from her new memoir Celibate and discusses her experience of writing and publishing provocative memoir. Published by Apprentice House, C ....

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04/02/2020
$5 RUBIO’S BURRITOS ON NATIONAL BURRITO DAY

3675 Murphy Canyon Road San Diego, CA 92123 800-354-4199 - $5.00 burritos with any drink purchase - Rubio’s is continuing their tradition of offering any burrito on the menu for just $5, with the purchase of a beverage, for National Burrito Day. On Thursday, April 2, simply show or enter the coupo ....

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04/02/2020 to 04/03/2020
JAKE, PALM SUGAR, DOOM LODGE AT TRIP

2101 Lincoln Blvd. Santa Monica, CA 90405 - FREE - It's time for another FREE Spin Cycle Presents at TRiP Santa Monica community showcase, the 1st Thursday of every month! 21+ | NO COVER! I 8pm - 1am April 2nd features: Doom Lodge - 8:15pm
Palm Sug ....


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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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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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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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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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04/06/2020 to 04/10/2020
FROZEN SPRING CAMP

1227 4th Street, Santa Monica, 90401 3103140035 - 395 - Spend spring break with Kids On Stage exploring the world of Disney's Frozen. Campers will act, sing, dance, and work on developing skills through theatre games towards comedy improv, character devel ....

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04/06/2020 to 04/10/2020
THE HELP GROUP KIDS LIKE ME SPRING BREAK CAMP

13164 Burbank Blvd 8187787140 - $330-$650 - The Help Group camps provide safe and enriching environments for children, teens, and young adults with autism spectrum disorder and other special needs. There are five unique day camps offered which ....

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04/06/2020 to 04/10/2020
TEEN PRO CHEF SERIES: MASTERING WORLD CUISINES

395 Santa Monica Place, Suite 323 6267162510 - $625 - Do you dream of owning a restaurant or food truck someday? Join us for five intense days of working the line! You'll pick up knife skills, plating, how to fry, sear, and bake while you make every com ....

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03/28/2020 to 04/11/2020
MIKE MAXWELL: COMPLICATED CONTRADICTIONS

bG Gallery, Bergamot Station 2525 Michigan Ave. Space A2. Santa Monica, CA 90404 - - Reception: Saturday, March 28th from 6 to 9 pm. Contact info@bgartdealings.com for previews. bG is pleased to present a solo exhibition by San Diego-based painter Mike Maxwell. Maxwell was given full ....

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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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04/03/2020 to 04/24/2020
REES’S PIECES: ONE FAMILY, FOUR FLAVORS

1105 North Hollywood Way Burbank, CA 91505 818-845-7500 - Free - With credits that include “Tron,” “Beauty and the Beast” “Aladdin,” “Rick and Morty” and countless more, the Glendale-based Rees family has made a name for itself in the animation industry. B ....

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03/28/2020 to 04/25/2020
SANCTUARY: AN INSTALLATION OF HOPE, TENACITY, AND HUMANITY BY PAM DOUGLAS

825 N La Cienega Blvd 4159242679 - - (Los Angeles) – When encountering LA Artist Pam Douglas’s multi-part project “Sanctuary”, viewers become immersed in the journey of hardship and hope undertaken by refugees across the globe throu ....

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03/14/2020 to 05/02/2020
MICHAEL LEVELL

945 Chung King Rd. 8185248701 - 00.00 - Tierra Del Sol Gallery is pleased to present the solo exhibition of Michael LeVell, one of the founding artists of the progressive studios of Tierra del Sol. LeVell’s two and three dimensional works ....

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03/22/2020 to 05/02/2020
CELEBRATE SPRING OUTSIDE: ENJOY A COMPLIMENTARY TINKERGARTEN CLASS!

Los Angeles, CA - Enjoy your first class on us! - At Tinkergarten, families meet outdoors to connect and learn through play. This Spring, Tinkergarten is focusing on creativity allowing children to explore, imagine, invent, and make messes (outside ....

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03/04/2020 to 05/03/2020
THE SERPENT

2055 S. Sepulveda Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90025 310-477-2055 - $10-$37 - Go ahead – take the apple. A work of experimental theater that explores the biblical Book of Genesis while comparing it to the modern experience, The Serpent — winner of the 1969 Obie award and ar ....

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05/05/2019 to 05/05/2020
NEW EXHIBIT - HOLLYWOOD DREAM MACHINES: VEHICLES OF SCIENCE FICTION AND FANTASY IN LOS ANGELES

6060 Wilshire Blvd Los Angeles, California 90036 - - The Petersen Automotive Museum newest exhibit will feature over 40 Hollywood vehicles from cult classic films and video games. Key vehicles on display will include the Warthog from “Halo,” the 2035 ....

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03/09/2020 to 05/08/2020
FAIRY TALES-LAUREN MENDELSOHN BASS

1000 Avocado Avenue 6613171069 - 0 - Once Upon A Time, there lived an artist who wielded realism as a tool to expose the fiction in socially constructed norms…
Inspired by 1950's era advertising, "Fairy Tales" is a nod to classic Film ....


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