November 28, 2014

Dateline - By Lee Kelly


The most comprehensive, widely-read, and up-to-date listing of scheduled events in and around the Canyon


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On the Town



THURS NOV 20

Into the Woods, musical, Smothers Theatre, Pepperdine University, 24255 Pacific Coast Hwy, Malibu, 7:30pm, $20, 310/506-4522. Also plays Friday & Saturday.

FRI NOV 21

Beauty and the Beast, classic musical, Santa Monica Playhouse, 1211 Fourth Street, Santa Monica, 7:30pm, $19.50 & $15, reservations necessary, 310/394-9779, X2. Same schedule thru December 12.

The 39 Steps, Malibu Playhouse, 29243 Pacific Coast Hwy, 8pm, $34, www.plays411.com/39. Also playing Saturday & Sunday, different times.

SAT NOV 22

Annabelle & the Snow Queen Express, family fare, 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 14.

2 Across, a comedy of crosswords & romance, The Other Space at Santa Monica Playhouse, 1211 4th Street, Santa Monica, 7:30pm, $22.50 & $15, reservations necessary, 310/394-9779, X1. Also plays Sunday at 3:30pm.

MON DEC 1

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

TUES DEC 2

Classic Films at the Skirball, "The Conspirators," 1944, Paul Henreid, Skirball Cultural Center, Skirball Center Dr. off the 405, 1:30 p.m., free, 310/440-4500.

Pepperdine Guitar Concert Series with Christopher Parkening, Surfboard Room, Payson Library, Pepperdine University, 24255 Pacific Coast Hwy, Malibu, 5pm, free, 310/506-4522.

String Chamber Music, Raitt Recital Hall, Pepperdine University, 24255 Pacific Coast Hwy, Malibu, 7:30pm, free, 310/506-4522.

WED DEC 3

Guitar Chamber Music Concert with Christophr Parkening & Taso Comanescu, Raitt Recital Hall, Pepperdine University, 24255 Pacific Coast Hwy, Malibu, 5pm, free, 310/506-4522.

THURS DEC 4

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

FRI DEC 5

Holiday Book Sale, Woodland Hills Library, 22200 Ventura Blvd, 10am - 2pm, books of all sizes/topics & media (vhs, cd, dvd), prices begin at 10 cents, 818/226-0017.

SAT DEC 6

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.


Civic Agenda   •   Topanga Events   •  Canyon Sages   •  Faith Gatherings   •  On the Town   •  Announcements


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.