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GENE KELLY: THE LEGACY @ Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts

April 18, 2018 7:30 pm

Legendary actor, dancer, director and choreographer Gene Kelly brought astonishing grace and athleticism to the big screen – yet we know little about him. Patricia Ward Kelly – his wife and biographer – returns ...read more


DISGRACED @ UCLA James Bridges Theatre

April 19, 2018 8:00 pm

Ayad Akhtar's controversial Pulitzer Prize and Obie Award-winning drama has become one of the most passionately discussed plays in the world. Amir Kapoor is a brilliant, successful Pakistani-American attorney who has turned his back ...read more


LAURIE ANDERSON'S 'ALL THE THINGS I LOST IN THE FLOOD' @ Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts

April 20, 2018 7:30 pm

Great books haunt Laurie Anderson's bold experimental performances. From Moby Dick to The Tibetan Book of the Dead, works of literature are embedded in many of her films, stories and songs. In celebration of ...read more


GOOD PEOPLE @ Chance Theater @ Bette Aitken Theater Arts Center

April 20, 2018 8:00 pm

The haves and the have-nots come face-to-face in this Broadway hit. Written by Pulitzer Prize winner David Lindsay-Abaire (Rabbit Hole), this Tony-nominated dramatic comedy finds struggling single mother Margie Walsh coming to terms with ...read more


THE IMMIGRANT @ Sierra Madre Playhouse

April 20, 2018 8:00 pm

Rural Central Texas, 1909. A young Russian-Jewish immigrant, newly arrived in America through the port of Galveston, pulls his banana cart into the hamlet of Hamilton. Fleeing the vicious pogroms of his homeland, he ...read more


2018 EARTH FOCUS ENVIRONMENTAL FILM FESTIVAL @ Laemmle's Monica Film Center

April 21, 2018 9:30 am

KCET and Link TV Present an all-day festival of films featuring screenings of celebrity-introduced acclaimed films focused on green issues with filmmaker Q&As on Saturday, April 21, 2018 at Laemmle Monica Film Center, Santa ...read more


NOISES OFF @ A Noise Within

April 21, 2018 2:00 pm

ANW's most requested production is back: Your favorite Resident Artists, along with some new faces, are ready to rein in the chaos of this joyfully out-of-control British farce about the auspiciously titled play-within-a-play Nothing ...read more


 

ERIC BUSS IN SHENANIGANS @ Curtis Theatre

April 21, 2018 3:00 pm

Hysterical antics and complex magic are brought to life! An imaginative, exciting performer with a knack for fun, Eric Buss and company deliver magic and shenanigans in a fun and modern format! ...read more


BAD JEWS @ Odyssey Theatre

April 21, 2018 8:00 pm

A savagely hilarious comedy about family, faith and legacy. A beloved grandfather has died and a treasured family heirloom with religious significance is up for grabs — but who's the most deserving? Bossy, overbearing, ...read more


COLCOA FRENCH FILM FESTIVAL @ Better Lemons Event Calendar - Openings

April 23, 2018 6:00 pm

COLCOA FRENCH FILM FESTIVAL, “9 Days of Premieres in Hollywood”, was founded in 1997 by The Franco-American Cultural Fund, a unique collaborative effort of the Directors Guild of America, the Motion Picture Association, the ...read more