April 25, 2015

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 APR 23

Pepperdine Orchestra Masterworks

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

FRI APR 24

Spring Book Sale, Woodland Hills Library, 22200 Ventura Blvd, Woodland Hills, 10am - 4pm, 818/226-0017. Continues on Saturday, 10am - 2pm.

SAT APR 25

Topanga Vintage Market - Special 1-time Saturday only, Pierce College, Victory & Mason, Woodland Hills, 8am - 3pm, $2, under 12 yrs free, vintage, antiques, collectibles, artworks, normally every 4th Sunday of the month, info@topangavintagemarket.com. New artists & new vintage vendors are welcome, call 310/422-1844.

The Okee Dokee Brothers, family folk music, Smothers Theatre, Pepperdine University, 24255 Pacific Coast Hwy, Malibu, 11am, $12 - $15, 310/506-4522.

"Dorothy's Adventures in Oz," Santa Monica Playhouse, 1211 4th Street, Santa Monica, 2pm, $15 & $12.50, reservations necessary, 310/394-9779, X1. Also plays Sunday, 12:30pm. Same schedule thru June 28.

Almost Perfect, The Other Space at Santa Monica Playhouse, 1211 4th Street, Santa Monica, 7:30pm, $29.50. Also plays Sunday at 3:30pm. Same schedule thru June 28.

SUN APR 26

Film -The Longing: The Forgotten Jews of South America, Skirball Center Dr off the 405, 2pm, $8 & $5, 877SCC-4TIX.

THURS APR 30

French Singer/Songwriter Karen Ann, Skirball Cultural Center, Skirball Center Dr. off the 405, 8pm, $35 & $25, 877SCC-4TIX.

FRI MAY 1

"The World goes Round: The Songs of Kander & Ebb," Simi Valley Cultural Arts Center, 3050 E Los Angeles Avenue, Simi, 8pm, $24, $20 & $18, 805/583-7900. Also plays Saturday & Sunday, different times. Same schedule thru May 24.

SAT MAY 2

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 at Las Virgenes Rd, Calabasas, 10am - 3pm, www.cityofcalabasas.com/ewaste.html.

County Smart Gardening Workshop, Virginia Park Patio Room, 2200 Virginia Avenue, Santa Monica, 9 - 10:30am.

The Laf Supper, Main Stage, Santa Monica Playhouse, 1211 4th Street, Santa Monica, 7pm cocktail reception, 8pm show, $30, reservations necessary, 310/394-9779, X1. Also plays next Saturday.

FRI MAY 8

Christian Moraga Quartet, Salsa/Latin-Jazz Works, Santa Monica College Performing Arts Center, Santa Monica Blvd at 11th Street, 7 & 9pm, $10, www.smc.edu/eventsinfo.

SUN MAY 10

Sunday Concerts in the Park featuring The Handymen & The Chance Band, Peter Strauss Ranch, 4 - 6:30pm, free, 805/370-2301.


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