May 31, 2016

Dateline - By Lee Kelly


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FRI MAY 20

Woodland Hills Library Book Sale, 22200 Ventura Blvd, Woodland Hills, 9:30 - 4pm. Continues on Sunday, 9:30am - 2pm, 818/226-0017.

"Cancelled Checks & Balances," Santa Monica Playhouse, 1211 4th Street, Santa Monica, 8:30pm, $10, complimentary refreshments, reservations necessary, 310/394-9779, X1.

"In the Heights," Simi Valley Cultural Arts Center, 3050 E Los Angeles Avenue, Simi, 8pm, $24, $20 & $18, 805/583-7900. Plays Saturday & Sunday, different times. Same schedule thru May 22.

SAT May 21

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

"A Year with Frog and Toad," Morgan-Wixson Theatre, 2627 Pico blvd, Santa Monica, 11am, $12 & $10, 310/828-7519.

"Snowhite," musical for all ages, 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 June 26.

"Author! Author! - an evening with Sholom Aleichem," musical comedy, Santa Monica Playhouse, 1211 4th Street, Santa Monica, 7:30pm, $29, $22.50 & $15, reservations necessary, 310/394-9779, X1. Also plays Sunday, 3:30pm. Same schedule thru May 28.

"Climax," Main Stage, Santa Monica Playhouse, 1211 4th Street, Santa Monica, 8pm, $29.50 & $24, reservations necessary, 310/394-9779, X2. Also plays Sunday, 3pm. Same schedule thru June 26.

SUN MAY 22

Topanga Vintage Market, Pierce College, Victory & Mason, Woodland Hills, 8am - 3pm, $3, under 12 yrs free, vintage, antiques, collectibles, artworks, every 4th Sunday of the month, info@topangavintagemarket.com. New artists & new vintage vendors are welcome, call 310/422-1844.

THURS MAY 26

Microphone Heroes Live Band Karaoke, Sagebrush Cantina, 23527 Calabasas Rd, Calabasas, 8:30 - 11:30pm. Every Thursday thru June 30.

SAT MAY 28

"The Journey of Tam," family friendly adventure, Santa Monica Playhouse, 1211 4th Street, Santa Monica, 12:30pm, $10, reservations necessary, 310/394-9779, X1. Same schedule Sunday.

"The Crushed Ice That Lingers in My Head," Santa Monica Playhouse, 1211 4th Street, Santa Monica, 5pm, $19.50, reservations necessary, 310/394-9779, X1. Also plays Sunday, 5 & 7pm.

SUN MAY 29

"The world Is My Home - The Life of Paul Robeson," Santa Monica Playhouse, 1211 4th Street, Santa Monica, 7pm, $25, reservations necessary, 310/394-9779, X1.

FRI JUN 3

"Dorothy's Adventures in Oz," late nite, all male production, Santa Monica Playhouse, 1211 4th Street, Santa Monica, PG 15, 9:30pm, $20, reservations necessary, 310/394-9779, X1.

SAT JUN 4

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, Albertson's parking lot, 26521 Agoura Rd, Calabasas, 10am - 3pm.

"Stopping By," written & performed by Barbara Tarbuck, Edgemar Center for the Arts, 2437 Main Street, Santa Monica, 8pm, $20, 310/392-7327. Plays Saturday thru June 25.


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