December 4, 2016

Dateline - By Lee Kelly


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THURS DEC 1

Pepperdine Choir & Orchestra Christmas Concert, Smothers Theatre, Pepperdine University, 24255 Pacific Coast Hwy, Malibu, 7:30pm, $10, 310/506-4522.

Live Band Karaoke, Sagebrush Cantina, 23527 Calabasas Rd, Calabasas, 8:30-11:30pm, every Thursday, 818/222-6062.

FRI DEC 2

"The SantaLand Diaries" Santa Monica Playhouse, The Other Space, 1211 4th Street, Santa Monica, 8pm, $29.50, reservations necessary, 310/394-9779, X1. Also plays Saturdays & Sundays, different times. Same schedule thru December 18.

Ragtime: The Musicals, Simi Valley Cultural Arts Center, 3050 Los Angeles Avenue, Simi, 8pm, $25, $22 & $18, 805/583-7900. Also plays Saturday & Sunday, different times.

SAT DEC 3

Introduction to Mountain Biking Skills, Malibu Creek State Park, open to anyone 10 years or older, kids must be accompanied by legal guardian, helmets mandatory, multigeared ATB-style bike preferred, 4 hrs, 8:45am sharp, 805/558-1606.

E-Waste Round-up, Albertsons parking lot, 26521 Agoura Rd, Calabasas, 10am-3pm.

"All About Santa," family musical, The Other Space at Santa Monica Playhouse, 1211 4th Street, Santa Monica, 2pm, $15 & $12.50, reservations necessary, 310/394-9779, X2. Also plays Sunday, 12:30pm. Same schedule thru December 18.

"How to Love a Republican," Santa Monica Playhouse, 1211 4th Street, Santa Monica, 7pm, $29.50, reservations necessary, 310/394-9779, X1. Also plays Sunday, 3pm. Same schedule thru December 18.

SUN DEC 4

"Author! Author! - an evening with Sholom Aleichem," musical comedy, Santa Monica Playhouse, 1211 4th Street, Santa Monica, 7:30pm, $29.50, reservations necessary, 310/394-9779, X1.

Ukeleleist Jake Shimabukuro, Smothers Theatre, Pepperdine University, 24255 Pacific Coast Hwy, Malibu, 7pm, $25-$55, 310/506-4522.

MON DEC 5

Pepperdine Jazz Ensemble, Smothers Theatre, Pepperdine University, 24255 Pacific Coast Hwy, Malibu, 7:30pm, free, 310/506-4522.

Rosetti Piano Quartet presented by The Music Guild, University Synagogue, 11960 Sunset Blvd at Saltair, Brentwood, 8pm, $46-$58, 310/558-3500.

TUES DEC 6

A Rockapella Holiday, Smothers Theatre, Pepperdine University, 24255 Pacific Coast Hwy, Malibu, 8pm, $22-$45, 310/506-4522.

THURS DEC 8

Blues Singer Robert Cray, Smothers Theatre, Pepperdine University, 24255 Pacific Coast Hwy, Malibu, 8pm, $40-$70, 310/506-4522.

FRI DEC 9

The Chamber Orchestra, Choir & Soloists of St Matthews, St Matthews Church, 1031 Bienveneda Ave, Pacific Palisades, 8pm, $35, 310/573-7421.

"It's a Wonderful Life - The Radio Play," Simi Valley Cultural Arts Center, 3050 E Los Angeles Ave, Simi, 8pm, 805/583-7900. Plays various dates & times thru December 23.

SAT DEC 10

Paint-Out at Malibu Creek State Park sponsored by the Allied Artists of the SM Mtns & Seashore, 1925 Las Virgenes Rd, Calabasas, 818/397-1576 for time. Parking fee $3/hr.

SUN DEC 11

Kids' Singalong with Emily Arrow, Courtyard at Diesel A Book Store, 225 26th Street, Ste #33, Santa Monica, 3pm, 310/476-9960.

SAT DEC 17

E-Waste Round-up, El Camino parking lot, 23381 Mulholland Drive, Woodland Hills, 10am-3pm.


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Editor's note: If you have an item for consideration in the Dateline, please submit it by the deadline shown above. It is Messenger policy to list items of public interest which are free or which benefit a non-profit organization. Humanitarian benefits will also be considered. Private business events are listed on a one time basis if they are "one of a kind," low in cost, and space allows. Some ongoing events of high interest to the community will be listed continually at the discretion of the editor. To be certain that your event receives coverage in the paper you are advised to take out an ad.