Bonnie Mcdaniel

15 Jun 19
Daily Republic

Jun. 14–There’s always something fascinating to do in the San Fernando Valley and greater Los Angeles area. Here is a sampling of entertainments this week and also save-the-date events to put on your calendar. EVENTS KTOWN Night Market: Event includes vendors offering multi-ethnic cuisine, including traditional Korean street food, sales of clothing and beauty products, […]

14 Jun 19
Daily News
  Kris Markovich’s art is on display at the “It Was All a Dream” exhibit until July 20 at Radiant Space in Los Angeles. (Photo courtesy of Kris Markovich)   There’s always something fascinating to do in the San Fernando Valley and greater Los Angeles area. Here is a sampling of entertainments this week and also save-the-date events to put on your calendar.   EVENTS   KTOWN Night Market: Event includes vendors offering multi-ethnic cuisine, including traditional Korean street food, sales of clothing and beauty products, and live entertainment, 4-11 p.m. June 14; 2-11 p.m. June 15. Admission $5 for two-day pass in advance; $5 at the door. Robert F. Kennedy Community Schools, 701 S. Catalina St., Los Angeles. www.ktownnightmarket.com Up-close Equine Experience at Oakridge Estate Park: The Los Angeles Park Rangers Mounted Unit from the Department of Recreation and Parks hold a meet-and-greet and question-and-answer about horses for children and their families, 10-11 a.m. June 15. Sherman and Trigger, two of the unit’s five horses, will attend. 18650 Devonshire St., Northridge. www.theoakridgeestate.org Grand Central Market Bread Festival: Pop-up marketplace plus talks on bread making, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. June 15. Free admission. Parking garage entrance, 308 S. Hill St. 317 S. Broadway, Los Angeles. www.grandcentralmarket.com; bit.ly/2I3pABx Animal Trivia Night at Wildlife Learning Center: Event includes trivia game with prizes and animal meet-and-greets, 5:30-7:30 p.m. June 15. Admission $30. Reservations required. Food truck is scheduled for food purchases. 16027 Yarnell St., Sylmar. 818-362-8711. wildlifelearningcenter.org Rodeo Drive Concours d’Elegance: The 26th annual Father’s Day car show includes exotic, movie and rare cars on view, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. June 16. The event will also show very rare Bentley cars in celebration of the 100th anniversary of Bentley. Free. Sales of merchandise and water benefit local charities including the Beverly Hills Police Foundation. Rodeo Drive between Santa Monica and Wilshire boulevards. rodeodrive-bh.com; bit.ly/2F8kYbj BET Experience at L.A. Live: Variety of events, June 20-22, including comedy, conversations and concerts that lead up to the June 23 BET Awards at L.A. Live (800 W. Olympic Blvd., Los Angeles). Fan Fest, 5-11 p.m. June 21 and 11 a.m.-8 p.m. June 22 (a RFID wristband is required for all attendees; $1 is charged to register; check website for information on how to register for the wristband bet.us/2Xpd5Fu; Los Angeles Convention Center, 1201 S. Figueroa St., Los Angeles; bet.us/2XvANAh). Check website for Staples Center concerts and tickets. www.bet.com/bet-experience.html Garagiste Wine Festival – Celebrating the Artisan Winemaker: “No Repeats Rare & Reserve Kick-off Party,” 6:30 p.m. June 21; “The Rebirth of the LA Wine Industry,” 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. June 22; “The Grand Tasting,” 2-5 p.m. June 22. Tickets $69 and up. Glendale Civic Auditorium, 1401 N. Verdugo Road, Glendale. californiagaragistes.com Guide Dogs of America Community Open House: Tour the seven-acre facility (scheduled every half-hour), visit the Puppy Kissing Booth, see working guide dog demonstrations and bid on silent auction items, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. June 22. 13479 Glenoaks Blvd., Sylmar. 818-833-6447. www.guidedogsofamerica.org Historic House Tour of Oakridge Estate: Docent-led tour includes information on the estate’s original and subsequent owners actors Barbara Stanwyck and Jack and Victoria Oakie, respectively, the architect Paul R. Williams and other Hollywood movie personalities, 1 p.m. June 22. Tickets $15 prepaid. Reservations required. 18650 Devonshire St., Northridge. 818-739-0292. www.theoakridgeestate.org Valley Pride – One Valley, One Love: A celebration of the LGBTQIA+ community in the San Fernando Valley and their support by family and friends, 6-10 p.m. June 22. Los Angeles City Councilwoman Nury Martinez presents the 5th annual event that includes interactive art projects, live entertainment, photo booth, resource fair, food trucks and vendors. Check website for entertainers. Free admission. Van Nuys Civic Center, 14401 Sylvan St. valleypride2019.com Historic Walking Tour of Van Nuys: A docent from the Museum of the San Fernando Valley discusses the barley field origin of Van Nuys plus businesses, landmarks and personalities of the suburb, 2-3:30 p.m. June 23. Cost $10; prepaid is preferred. 818-347-9665. Email: info@themuseumsfv.org. www.themuseumsfv.org; bit.ly/2EW1I0E Nike Missile Communication Base Tour: Franky Ortega, a specialist on military history in the San Fernando Valley and a board member of the Museum of the San Fernando Valley, leads the tour, 10-11:30 a.m. June 29. Meet at 9:50 a.m. Dress code: proper trail hiking shoes and hat advised. Bring water. Cost $10; prepaid. Reservations requested. San Vicente Mountain Park, 17500 Mulholland Drive, Los Angeles (check website for directions). 818-347-9665. Email: info@themuseumsfv.org. www.themuseumsfv.org; bit.ly/2wKMI1k   ONGOING   POPSK8 – Outdoor Roller Rink: Roller skate to a variety of music, through June 30. Hours: 2-10 p.m. Monday-Thursday; 2 p.m.-midnight Friday; noon-midnight Saturday; noon-10 p.m. Sunday. Admission $15 for all day wristband; includes quad skates. Patrons are allowed to bring their own quad or inline skates. Westfield Promenade, 6100 Topanga Canyon Blvd., Woodland Hills. www.popsk8.live   ART   Radiant Space: “It Was All a Dream,” a group show by artists who were previously professional skateboarders. Reception, 8-10 p.m. June 15. Gallery hours: noon-3 p.m. Saturday. Exhibit runs through July 20. 1444 N. Sierra Bonita Ave., Los Angeles. 323-522-4496. krismarkovich.com; www.michaeljonleonard.com; www.instagram.com/tbh805; www.instagram.com/oscarmeza; www.instagram.com/themuska; www.instagram.com/blikeme Julie Crouch: The artist gives a watercolor demonstration at a meeting of the Santa Clarita Artists Association, 6:30 p.m. June 17. Barnes & Noble, 23630 Valencia Blvd., Santa Clarita. www.juliecrouchart.com; www.santaclaritaartists.org Third Thursdays Art Walk in Canoga Park: 11:11, A Creative Collective hosts the event that includes live art and music, dancing, artisan market and food trucks, 6-10 p.m. June 20. Sherman Way at Owensmouth Avenue. bit.ly/31jFak7; www.1111acc.org/third-thursdays   ONGOING ART   ReflectSpace Gallery at Glendale Central Library: “Threshold Armenian Passages,” group show by Sophia Gasparian, Kaloust and Gegam Kacherian. Gallery hours: 9 a.m.-10 p.m. Monday-Thursday; 9 a.m.-6 p.m. Friday-Saturday; noon-6 p.m. Sunday. Exhibit runs through June 16. 222 E. Harvard St. 818-548-2021. bit.ly/2IX5jQ2 Studio Channel Islands Arts Center: “The Next Big Thing,” group show in all mediums including film, installation, performance, sound and video. Gallery hours: 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesday-Friday; 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday. Exhibit runs through July 20. SCI’s Blackboard Gallery, 2222 E. Ventura Blvd., Camarillo. 805-383-1368. www.studiochannelislands.org San Fernando Valley Arts and Cultural Center: “Give Me Shelter,” group show. Gallery hours: 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday. Exhibit runs through June 22. 18312 Oxnard St., Tarzana. 818-697-5525.  www.sfvacc.org; bit.ly/2WWaqD1 La Galeria Gitana: “Spring to Summer Solstice,” group show. Gallery hours: noon-6 p.m. Tuesday; noon-4 p.m. Wednesday-Saturday; and by appointment. Exhibit runs through June 28. 120 N. Maclay Ave., Suite E., San Fernando. 818-898-7708. www.galeriagitana.com Blazing Star Arts at Santa Monica Mountains Interagency Visitor Center: “Nature in Glass,” fused glass art by Bonnie Quintanilla and Sue Wolhaupter. Visitor Center hours: 9 a.m.-5 p.m. daily. Portion of sales of fine art, including “mini masterpieces” and jewelry, benefits the Santa Monica Mountains National Recreation Center. Exhibit runs through June 29. 26876 Mulholland Highway, Calabasas. Blazing Star Arts, 818-964-0868. blazingstararts.com Visitor center, 805-370-2302. Olga Kaczmar: One-woman show “Horses, Cats, People Paintings.” Gallery hours: 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Tuesday-Thursday; 11 a.m.-7 p.m. Friday-Sunday. Exhibit runs through June 30. Canyon Theatre Guild, 24242 Main St., Newhall. 661-799-2702. www.canyontheatre.org; olga-kaczmar.fineartamerica.com Laurie Morgan: “Castles, Cottages and Countryside,” pastels and watercolor paintings. Store gallery hours: 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Monday-Friday; 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday. Exhibit runs through end of June. FastFrame, 24204 Valencia Blvd., Valencia (661-291-1325). www.lauriemorgan.biz; www.santaclaritaartists.org Santa Clarita Artists Association Gallery: “Wanderlust,” group show. Gallery hours: 5-8 p.m. Friday; 2-8 p.m. Saturday; 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Sunday. Exhibit runs through June 30. 22508 Sixth St., Newhall. www.santaclaritaartists.org Los Angeles Municipal Art Gallery at Barnsdall Art Park: “City of Los Angeles Department of Cultural Affairs 2019 Individual Artist Fellowship Exhibit.” Gallery hours: 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Thursday-Sunday; closed on all official city holidays. Exhibit runs through July 14. 4800 Hollywood Blvd., Los Angeles. lamag.org LAXART: “Barbara Stauffacher Solomon: Relax Into the Invisible.” Gallery hours: 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday. Exhibit runs through July 27. 7000 Santa Monica Blvd., Hollywood. 323-871-4140. laxart.org/exhibitions/barbarastauffachersolomon Hauser & Wirth Los Angeles: “David Hammons” and “Guillermo Kuitca.” Gallery hours: 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday. Exhibits run through Aug. 11. 901 E. Third St., Los Angeles. 213-943-1620. www.hauserwirth.com Kohn Gallery: “María Berrío: A Cloud’s Roots.” Gallery hours: 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Tuesday-Friday; 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday. Exhibit runs through Aug. 18. 1227 N. Highland Ave., Los Angeles. 323-461-3311. www.kohngallery.com   BOOKS   Friends of Valley Plaza Branch Library used book sale: 9:30 a.m.-2 p.m. June 15. 12311 Vanowen St., North Hollywood. 818-765-9251. bit.ly/2K3ZlwT Charles Fishman: Discusses and signs “One Giant Leap, the Impossible Mission That Flew Us to the Moon,” 7 p.m. June 18. Vroman’s Bookstore, 695 E. Colorado Blvd., Pasadena. 626-449-5320. bit.ly/2MGZYPi Bob Gurr: Discusses and signs “Legendary Imagineer: Life and Times – Disney and Beyond,” 10 a.m.-2 p.m. June 22. Autobooks-Aerobooks, 2900 W. Magnolia Blvd., Burbank. 818-845-0707. www.autobooks-aerobooks.com Lauren Kate: Discusses and signs “The Orphan’s Song,” 7 p.m. June 24. Vroman’s Bookstore, 695 E. Colorado Blvd., Pasadena. 626-449-5320. bit.ly/2MDFqXO   COMEDY   Julia Sweeney – Older and Wider: 8 p.m. June 17. Tickets $40. Largo at the Coronet, 366 La Cienega Blvd., Los Angeles. 310-855-0350. bit.ly/2F4KpKQ The Cookout – Juneteenth Edition: All-black improv teams bring the laughs, 11 p.m. June 17. Tickets $7. Upright Citizens Brigade-Franklin, 5919 Franklin Ave., Los Angeles. bit.ly/2IBb0QH Late Night with Jimmy Fallopian Tubes: Erika Abdelatif hosts the show written and performed by women, 10:30 p.m. June 19. Tickets $7. Upright Citizens Brigade-Sunset, 5419 Sunset Blvd., Los Angeles. 323-908-8702. bit.ly/2XDE1S5 Let’s Save the Future – A Benefit for Actions Civics CA: Performers include Minnie Driver, Langston Kerman, Joe Mande, Tig Notaro, Chelsea Peretti, Paul Scheer and Sarah Silverman, 8 p.m. June 20. Doors open, 7 p.m. Tickets $40-$100. Theatre at Ace Hotel, 929 S. Broadway, Los Angeles. www.mikvachallenge.org/action-civics-ca; bit.ly/2Zmif5F Kevin Nealon and Friends: 8 p.m. June 25. Tickets $25, plus two-item minimum ($20). Feinstein’s at Vitello’s, 4349 Tujunga Ave., Studio City. 818-769-0905. bit.ly/2Ka558r Eddie Izzard – Wunderbar: 8 p.m. June 26-29. Tickets $55 and up. Dolby Theatre, 6801 Hollywood Blvd., Hollywood. 323-308-6300. bit.ly/2IpYh34   MOVIES   Fathom Events and TCM Big Screen Classics presents: “Field of Dreams” (1989), June 16 and 18. Showtimes on June 16: 1 and 4 p.m. at these theaters: AMC Citywalk 18 with IMAX, 100 Universal City Plaza, Universal City; AMC Promenade 16, 21801 Oxnard St., Woodland Hills; AMC Thousand Oaks 14, 166 W. Hillcrest Drive. Check website for other venues and showtimes on both dates. www.fathomevents.com     MUSEUM   Norton Simon Museum: June 14: “The Sweetness of Life: Three 18th-Century French Painting from the Frick Collection,” paintings by François Boucher, Jean-Siméon Chardin and Jean-Baptiste Greuze, through Sept. 9. Hours: noon-5 p.m. Monday, Wednesday-Thursday; 11 a.m.-8 p.m. Friday-Saturday; 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Sunday. Holiday special hours: 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Dec. 31. Closed on Christmas and Rose Parade Day. Admission $15; $12 ages 62 and older; free for ages 18 and younger. 411 W. Colorado Blvd., Pasadena. 626-449-6840. www.nortonsimon.org   ONGOING MUSEUM   Annenberg Space for Photography: “Contact High: A Visual History of Hip-Hop,” through Aug. 18. Hours: 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Wednesday-Sunday. Free admission. 2000 Avenue of the Stars, Los Angeles. 213-403-3000. www.annenbergphotospace.org Autry Museum of the American West: “Coyote Leaves the Res: The Art of Harry Fonseca,” through Jan. 5. “Indian Country: The Art of David Bradley,” through Jan. 5. Hours: 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesday-Friday; 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday-Sunday. Closed Labor Day, Thanksgiving and Christmas. Admission $14; $10 ages 60 and over and students; $6 for 3-12. 4700 Western Heritage Way, Los Angeles. 323-667-2000. theautry.org California African American Museum: “Adia Millet: Breaking Patterns,” through Aug. 25. “Ernie Barnes: A Retrospective,” through Sept. 8. The museum has many programs after 5 p.m.; check the Programs section on the website. Hours: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday; 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Sunday. Free admission. Parking $12; $15 after 5 p.m. (cash only). 600 State Drive, Los Angeles (in Exposition Park). 213-744-7432. www.caamuseum.org California Museum of Art Thousand Oaks: “Kelly ‘RISK’ Graval: Solo Exhibition,” through Sept. 4. Hours: 3-7 p.m. Thursday; noon-7 p.m. Friday-Sunday. The Oaks, second floor, 350 W. Hillcrest Drive, Thousand Oaks. 805-405-5240. riskrock.com; www.cmato.org The Getty Center: “The Wondrous Cosmos in Medieval Manuscripts,” through July 21. “Book of Beasts: The Bestiary in the Medieval World,” through Aug. 18. “Bauhaus Beginnings,” architecture, art, design and philosophy of the early years of the German school of art and design, through Oct. 13.Hours: 10 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Tuesday-Friday and Sunday; 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Saturday. Free admission. Parking $20; $15 after 3 p.m. Getty Center Drive at North Sepulveda Blvd., Los Angeles. 310-440-7300. www.getty.edu Italian American Museum of Los Angeles: “Fantasy World: Italian Americans in Animation,” through Jann. 26. Hours: 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Tuesday-Sunday. Donation requested. 644 N. Main St., Los Angeles. 213-485-8432. www.iamla.org Japanese American National Museum: “At First Light: The Dawning of the Asian Pacific America,” multi-media exhibit on Asian Pacific American identity, through Oct. 20. Hours: 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesday-Wednesday and Friday-Sunday; noon-8 p.m. Thursday. Admission $12; $6 seniors and students; free for ages 5 and younger. 100 N. Central Ave., Los Angeles. 213-625-0414. janm.org Los Angeles County Museum of Art: “The Jeweled Isle: Art from Sri Lanka,” through June 23; “Power of Pattern: Central Asian Ikats from the David and Elizabeth Reisbord Collection,” through July 28. “Isaac Julien: Playtime,” through Aug. 11; “Frank Stella: Selections from the Permanent Collection,” through Sept. 2. “The Allure of Matter: Material Art from China,” through Jan. 5. Hours: 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday, Tuesday and Thursday; 11 a.m.-8 p.m. Friday; 10 a.m.-7 p.m. Saturday-Sunday. Admission $20; $16 ages 65 and older and students; free for ages 17 and younger. 5905 Wilshire Blvd., Los Angeles. 323-857-6000. www.lacma.org Los Angeles Museum of the Holocaust: “Women at the Frontline of Mass Violence Worldwide,” through Aug. 11. Hours: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Thursday; 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Friday; 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday-Sunday. 100 The Grove Drive, Los Angeles. 323-651-3704. lamoth.org Museum of the San Fernando Valley: “50th Anniversary of Apollo 11 and the Moon Landing” and “Edgar Rice Burroughs and His Creation Tarzan,” “The Tuna Canyon Detention Station” and “Powerhouse Women of the San Fernando Valley.” Hours: 1-5 p.m. Tuesday and Thursday; noon-4 p.m. Saturday. Free admission. 18860 Nordhoff St., Northridge. 818-347-9665. themuseumsfvnow.org Natural History Museum: “Antarctic Dinosaurs,” through Jan. 5. “Frozen in Time: Images of Antarctica,” photography exhibit by Diane Tuft, through Jan. 20.  Hours: 9:30 a.m.-5 p.m. daily (except closed on Jan. 1, July 4, Thanksgiving and Christmas). Admission $14; $11 ages 62 and older and students; $6 online; $15; $12 ages 62 and older and students; $7 ages 3-12 (at the door). 900 Exposition Blvd., Los Angeles. 213-763-3466. www.nhm.org Petersen Automotive Museum: “Electric Revolution,” the history of and current designs of custom-built and manufacturer electric motorcycles, through Jan. 19. “Hollywood Dream Machines: Vehicles of Science Fiction and Fantasy,” through March 15. Hours: 10 a.m.-6 p.m. daily. Admission $16 ages 18-61; $14 ages 62 and older; $11 ages 4-17. 6060 Wilshire Blvd., Los Angeles. 323-930-2277. www.petersen.org; www.petersen.org/hollywood Ronald Reagan Presidential Library and Museum: “The World of da Vinci,” through Sept. 8. Hours: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. daily. Admission $25; $22 ages 62 and older; $18 ages 11-17; $15 ages 3-10 (tickets through Sept. 8; includes “The World of da Vinci”). 40 Presidential Drive, Simi Valley. 805-577-4066. www.reaganfoundation.org Skirball Cultural Center: “Black Is Beautiful: The Photography of Kwame Brathwaite” and “Fearless Fashion: Rudi Gernreich,” both through Sept. 1. Hours: noon-5 p.m. Tuesday-Friday; 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday-Sunday. Admission $12; $9 seniors; $7 ages 2-12. 2701 N. Sepulveda Blvd., Los Angeles. 310-440-4500. skirball.org Frederick R. Weisman Museum of Art: “Squeak Carnwath: How the Mind Works,” through July 28. Hours: 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesday-Sunday; closed on major holidays. Free admission. The museum is located at Pepperdine University, 24255 Pacific Coast Highway, Malibu. 310-506-4851. arts.pepperdine.edu/museum   MUSIC   Brand Library Plaza Series: Iridas, 7 p.m. June 14. Upcoming: Samba de Duas, June 21; Drivin’ Mama Crazy, June 28. Seating is first come, first served or bring a low-back chair or blanket for seating on grassy hillside. Brand Library & Art Center, 1601 W. Mountain St., Glendale. www.iridasmusic.com; bit.ly/2KowsLf Boots & Brews Country Music Festival: Country music performers include Gabby Barrett, Adam Doleac, Devin Dawson, High Valley and Jake Owen (in order of appearance), 2-10 p.m. June 15. Bring a low-back chair for seating (no blankets). No dogs. Check website for other rules. Tickets $50 and up; free for ages 10 and younger. Food and drink extra charges. Central Park, 27150 Bouquet Canyon Road, Santa Clarita. www.bootsandbrews.com; bit.ly/2E8LMrr A Tale of Two Émigrés – E.W. Korngold and Arnold Schoenberg: James Conlon, music director of the Los Angeles Opera, conducts members of the Los Angeles Opera Orchestra in a program by the two Jewish composers, 3 p.m. June 15. Tickets $10. Zipper Hall at the Colburn School, 200 S. Grand Ave., Los Angeles. pittancechambermusic.org NoHo Summer Nights: Concert begins with Sarah Lightman, 7 p.m., followed by Petty and the Heartshakers, a tribute to Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers, 8 p.m. June 15. Check website for upcoming emerging artists and headliners through August 3. Free. North Hollywood Recreation Center, near the corner of Magnolia Boulevard and Tujunga Avenue (the center’s address: 11430 Chandler Blvd.). www.valleycultural.org City of Agoura Hills Concerts in the Park: Mirage, a tribute to Fleetwood Mac, 6 p.m. June 16. Free. Chumash Park, 5550 Medea Valley Drive. 818-597-7361. www.facebook.com/agourahillsrec Concerts on the Green at Warner Park: Emily Coupe, 5:30 p.m., followed by Beatles vs. Stones, June 16. Free; $15 VIP seating; $25 VIP seating and parking (proceeds from VIP sales go to Valley Cultural Foundation). Upcoming: Hollywood U2, June 23; the Young Dubliners, June 30; Ryder Green and July 4 Fireworks Show (check website for emerging artists, headliners and dates through Aug. 18). 5800 Topanga Canyon Blvd., Woodland Hills. www.valleycultural.org Glendale Noon Concerts: Pianist Maksim Velichkin performs piano improvisations, 12:10-12:40 p.m. June 19. Glendale City Church, 610 E. California Ave., Glendale. 818-244-7241. Email: glendalesda@gmail.com. glendalenoonconcerts.blogspot.com; Summer Concerts at Janss Marketplace: Mirage, Visions of Fleetwood Mac, 6 p.m. June 19. Free. Upcoming: Smooth, a tribute to Santana, June 26. Free. Stage in the Regal Cinema Court, 275 N. Moorpark Road, Thousand Oaks. www.janssmarketplace.net L’Rain – Off the 405 at The Getty Center: The Getty’s outdoor summer music series continues with singer-songwriter-musician, 6 p.m. June 22. Free. Parking $20; $15 after 3 p.m. Courtyard at the Getty, Getty Center Drive and North Sepulveda Boulevard, Los Angeles. 310-440-7300. bit.ly/31pIzOj; bit.ly/2wP1Ryy Fiato String Quartet: Perform a program of music by Debussy, Ives and Tchaikovsky, 3 p.m. June 23. Tickets $56; $46 ages 60 and older. University Synagogue, 11960 Sunset Blvd., Brentwood. 310-558-3500. themusicguild.org Topanga Symphony: Perform a program of music by Brahms, Gluck, Lars-Erik Larsson and William Foster McDaniel, 7:30 p.m. June 23. Free; donation appreciated. Topanga Community House, 1440 Topanga Canyon Blvd., Topanga. www.topangasymphony.com   MUSIC VENUES   Greek Theatre: Third Eye Blind and Jimmy Eat World, 7 p.m. June 14 ($29.50 and up); the Cult: A Sonic Temple, 6:30 p.m. June 15 ($19.50 and up); Rob Thomas, 8 p.m. June 18 ($23.50 and up); LANY, 7 p.m. June 27 ($25 and up); Coheed and Cambria, with Mastodon, 6:30 p.m. June 29 ($29.50 and up). All tickets have fees. No one age one and younger admitted to these shows. 2700 N. Vermont Ave., Los Angeles. 844-524-7335. www.lagreektheatre.com Ford Theatres: Lena Herzog’s sound and film project on vanishing languages,”Last Whispers – Oratorio for Vanishing Voices, Collapsing Universes & a Falling Tree,” 8 p.m. June 14 ($25); Taikoproject – Rhythmic Relations, 8 p.m. June 15 ($20 and up); Element Band with Miqayel Voskanyan & Friends, 7:30 p.m. June 23 ($35 and up); Meshell Ndegeocello, 8 p.m. July 13 ($30 and up); the Bird and the Bee, 8 p.m. Aug. 2 ($29.50 and up). Ford Theatres, 2580 Cahuenga Blvd. E., Los Angeles. 323-461-3673. www.fordtheatres.org The Canyon-Agoura Hills: Bonfire, a tribute to AC/DC, and Masters of Puppets, a tribute to Metallica, 9 p.m. June 14 ($19.50); Erotic City, a tribute to the music of Prince, 10 p.m. June 15 ($19.50). Ticket price listed is standing room only; table tickets require dinner purchase. Check website for opening acts, dinner options and reservations. 28912 Roadside Drive. 888-645-5006. www.wheremusicmeetsthesoul.com Feinstein’s at Vitello’s: Anne Hampton Callaway, 8 p.m. June 16-17 ($40 and up); Judy Carmichael, 8 p.m. June 18 ($35 and up); Melissa Manchester, 8 p.m. June 19 ($55 and up); Lainie Kazan, 8 p.m. June 20-21 ($44 and up); John Lloyd Young, 8 p.m. June 22-23 ($60 and up). Doors open, 6:30 p.m. Plus two-item minimum ($20). Check website for upcoming performers. 4349 Tujunga Ave., Studio City. 818-769-0905. www.feinsteinsatvitellos.com Hollywood Bowl: Mariachi USA, 6 p.m. June 22 ($39.50 and up); Abba the Concert, a tribute to Abba, 7 p.m. June 30 ($15 and up); July 4th Fireworks Spectacular with Nile Rodgers, Chic, DRUMline and Thomas Wilkins conducts the Los Angeles Philharmonic, 7:30 p.m. July 2-3 ($14 and up) and 7:30 p.m. July 4 ($19 and up); Leon Bridges and Rhye, 8 p.m. July 5 ($16 and up); Chrissie Hynde, 8 p.m. July 6 ($17 and up); Reggae Night with Damian ‘Jr. Gong’ Marley, Kabaka Pyramid and Third World, 7 p.m. July 7 ($15 and up); Cyndi Lauper, with Cécile McLorin Salvant and the Hollywood Bowl Orchestra, 8 p.m. July 12 ($14 and up) and 8 p.m. July 13 ($17 and up); Kristin Chenoweth and Thomas Wilkins conducts the Hollywood Bowl Orchestra, 7:30 p.m. July 14 ($14 and up); Hugh Jackman, 8 p.m. July 19 ($39 and up) and 8 p.m. July 20 ($55 and up). All tickets have added fees. Check website for other upcoming concerts. 2301 N. Highland Ave. 323-850-2000. www.hollywoodbowl.com Thousand Oaks Civic Arts Plaza: Lyle Lovett and his Large Band, 8 p.m. July 6 ($66 and up, Kavli Theatre); Happy Together Tour 2019: the Buckinghams, the Classics IV, the Cowsills, Chuck Negron (Three Dog Night), Gary Puckett and the Union Gap and the Turtles, 7:30 p.m. July 18 ($44 and up, Kavli); The Man in Black: Shawn Barker tribute to Johnny Cash, 7 p.m. July 21 ($40; $50, Scherr Forum Theatre); Jackie Evancho and the Conejo Arts Pops Orchestra, 7 p.m. Oct. 6 ($24 and up, Kavli); Benise: Fuego! Spirit of Spain, 8 p.m. Nov. 8 ($34 and up, Kavli); Mary Chapin Carpenter and Shawn Colvin, 8 p.m. Dec. 6 ($42 and up, Kavli); the Beach Boys, 7:30 p.m. Dec. 7 ($61 and up, Kavli). 2100 Thousand Oaks Blvd. 805-449-2787. www.civicartsplaza.com Staples Center: Backstreet Boys, 8 p.m. Aug. 3 ($44.50 and up); Carrie Underwood, 7 p.m. Sept. 12 ($49.50 and up). 1111 S. Figueroa St., Los Angeles. www.staplescenter.com   THEATER   Hollywood Fringe Festival: Various entertainments including cabaret and variety, comedy, dance and physical theatre, ensemble, immersive, musicals and opera, and solo shows through June 30. Check website for shows and venues. www.hollywoodfringe.org The Trial of Dali: A comedy-drama by Andy Kolo about the surrealist artist Salvador Dali’s legal problems, opens 6:15 p.m. June 14. Minimum age 16. Show runs 3:45 p.m. June 15; 1:45 p.m. June 16; 6:15 p.m. June 19. Tickets $15. Part of Hollywood Fringe Festival. Ruby Theatre at the Complex Hollywood, 6476 Santa Monica Blvd., Hollywood. bit.ly/2WEmKvK A Gentleman’s Guide to Love and Murder: Actors’ Repertory Theatre of Simi present the Tony Award winning musical by Robert L. Freedman and Steven Lutvak, based on the 1907 novel “Israel Rank: The Autobiography of a Criminal” by Roy Horniman, about a man who schemes to inherit property from his newly-discovered wealthy family, 8 p.m. June 14. Show runs 8 p.m. Friday-Saturday; 2 p.m. Sunday through July 14. Tickets $28; $24 seniors and students. Simi Valley Cultural Arts Center, 3050 Los Angeles Ave., Simi Valley. 805-583-7900. bit.ly/2Kd8lji Falling on Deaf Eyes: An autobiographical comedy by Justin Maurer and Jevon Whetter about a single Deaf mother raising a family of hearing punk rockers in a small town, opens 5 p.m. June 15 (with ASL Interpreters). Show runs 2 p.m. June 16; 11:30 p.m. June 20; 7 p.m. June 21; 6:30 p.m. June 22 (with ASL Interpreters); 2:30 p.m. June 23 (with ASL Interpreters). Tickets $20. Part of Hollywood Fringe Festival. McCadden Place Theatre, 1157 N. McCadden Place, Los Angeles. www.hollywoodfringe.org/projects/5982 Famous: A play by Michael Leoni about the price of celebrity, 8 p.m. June 15. Mature content. No late seating. Show runs 8 p.m. Saturday; 7 p.m. Sunday through June 23. Tickets $20-$50. The 11:11, 1107 N. Kings Road, West Hollywood. 323-378-6969. www.famoustheplay.com Anne, A New Play: The play is based on “The Diary of a Young Girl” by Anne Frank, from a play by Jessica Durlacher and Leon de Winter that has been adapted by Nick Blaemire, preview 3 p.m. June 16. Opens, 7 p.m. June 16. Minimum age 8. Show runs 3 and 7 p.m. Sunday; 8 p.m. Monday through July 22. Tickets $40; $25 ages 62 and older. Museum of Tolerance, 9786 W. Pico Blvd., Los Angeles. 310-772-2505. www.museumoftolerance.com Neighborhood Watch: A one-woman show written and performed by Lisa Pedace about a woman who tries to keep her neighborhood in order, 5:30 p.m. June 16. Minimum age 14. Show runs 8:30 p.m. June 22; 3 p.m. June 29; 5:30 p.m. June 30. Tickets $12. Part of Hollywood Fringe Festival. Underground Annex Theater, 1308 N. Wilton Place, Los Angeles. hff19.org/6138 Dad – A Paternal Immersive Experience: The trials of raising a child while interacting with a cast of coming-of-age characters, opens 8 p.m. June 16. Minimum age 18. Show runs 8, 8:30, 9, 9:45 and 10:15 p.m. June 16-17, 23-24 and July 1. Tickets $15. Zombie Joe’s Underground Theatre, 4850 Lankershim Blvd., North Hollywood. 818-202-4120. zombiejoes.com What Am I Even Doing?: One-woman show written and performed by Kelly Coughlin about being a grownup and finding a life’s purpose, 7 p.m. June 17; 6 p.m. June 23; 10:30 p.m. June 25. Tickets $10. Part of Hollywood Fringe Festival. Studio/stage, 520 Western Ave., Los Angeles. www.hollywoodfringe.org/projects/5642 StarStruck – Your Name in Lights!: CE Jordan and Teri Martin Lujan of Story Chicks perform a show based on their personal experiences, 4 p.m. June 18. Sun Valley Branch Library, 7935 Vineland Ave. 818-764-1338. bit.ly/2I5tjyz A Year in Dragonfly: A one-woman show written and performed by Austin Music, using poetry and music, about a woman healing from an abusive marriage, 7 p.m. June 20; 8:30 p.m. June 28. Minimum age 16. Free admission. Donations will be accepted at the show to be given to Domestic Shelters (www.domesticshelters.org). Part of Hollywood Fringe Festival. Asylum@Studio C, 6448 Santa Monica Blvd., Los Angeles. www.hollywoodfringe.org/projects/5537?tab=tickets Not Here Right Now…the Hilariously Touching Tale of a Tall Man in Tight Spaces Finding Clarity and Avoiding a Quarter-Life Crisis in Southeast Asia, All While Wearing Strappy-Velcro Sandals (Except to the Wedding of the Century): One-man show written and performed by Royce Bable, opens 10 p.m. June 20. Minimum age 16. Show runs 8 p.m. June 27; 6 p.m. June 28. Tickets $15. Part of Hollywood Fringe Festival. Broadwater Theatre Second Stage, 6320 Santa Monica Blvd., Los Angeles. www.nothererightnowshow.com Take a Chance: A play by Maggie Gautschy, with music by LexaCon (Alexa L. Borden and Connor Cook), about high school friends who are challenged by life choices, gender and racial biases nearing their high school graduation, opens 7 p.m. June 21. Show runs 7 p.m. June 22; 2:30 and 7 p.m. June 23. Tickets $25; $15 students; $50 VIP (includes first row seats, a photo with the cast and surprises). Secret Rose Theatre, 11246 Magnolia Blvd., North Hollywood. www.brownpapertickets.com/event/4218046 Point of Extinction: A play by Cosette Ruesga and David Shecter, with songs by Laurie Grant, about people suddenly disabled due to fallout from a super volcano and a government plan to cure them, opens 8 p.m. June 21. Actors from Theatre by the Blind and musicians with autism from Rex & Friends perform. A production by CRE Outreach, creoutreach.org Show runs 8 p.m. Friday-Saturday; 3 p.m. Sunday through July 7. Tickets $20; $15 seniors. The Blue Door, 9617 Venice Blvd., Culver City. www.bluedoorculver.com/point-of-extinction Urban Death (for Kids): A family-friendly version of the cult horror show, opens 8:30 p.m. June 21. Minimum age 10. Show runs 8:30 p.m. Friday; 1 p.m. Saturday through July 13. Tickets $15. Zombie Joe’s Underground Theatre, 4850 Lankershim Blvd., North Hollywood. 818-202-4120. zombiejoes.com   ONGOING THEATER   Blood Alley: A horror theater experience, 8:30 and 11 p.m. June 14-15. Minimum age 16. Tickets $15. Zombie Joe’s Underground Theatre Group, 4850 Lankershim Blvd., North Hollywood. 818-202-4120. zombiejoes.com A Bad Year for Tomatoes: A comedy by John Patrick about a famous actress moving to the country for peace and quiet only to encounter her nosy neighbors and complications, 8 p.m. June 14-15; 2 p.m. June 16. Tickets $38. Theatre 40 in the Reuben Cordova Theatre on the campus of Beverly Hills High School, 241 S. Moreno Drive, Beverly Hills. 310-364-0535. www.theatre40.org The Christians: Actors Co-op Theatre Co. presents the play by Lucas Hnath about what happens after a mega-church pastor delivers a personal revelation to his congregation, 8 p.m. June 14-15; 2:30 p.m. June 16. Tickets $35; $30 ages 60 and older; $25 students. Actors Co-op Crossley Theatre, 1760 N. Gower St., Hollywood. 323-462-8460. www.actorsco-op.org Henry IV, parts 1 and 2: Archway Theatre performs Shakespeare’s historical dramas. Show runs 8 p.m. Friday-Saturday through June 22. Tickets $28. Library Plaza at Woodbury University, 7500 N. Glenoaks Blvd., Burbank. 818-980-7529. www.archwayla.com Bronco Billy – The Musical: The musical written by Dennis Hackin, Chip Rosenbloom and John Torres, with additional lyrics by Michele Brourman, is based on the movie “Bronco Billy” (1980). Recommended for ages 10 and older. No children ages 5 and younger admitted. Show runs 8:30 p.m. Friday; 2 and 8:30 p.m. Saturday; 2 p.m. Sunday through June 30. Tickets $29-$55. Skylight Theatre, 1816 N. Vermont Ave., Los Angeles. 213-761-7061. skylighttheatre.org Fifty Shades of Melania – Make America Beautiful Again: One-woman show written and performed by Liana Mesaikou about first lady Melania Trump. Show runs 1:30 p.m. June 15; 10 p.m. June 19; 6:30 p.m. June 28; 5 p.m. June 30. Tickets $10. Part of Hollywood Fringe Festival. Stephanie Feury Studio Theatre, 5636 Melrose Ave., Hollywood. fiftyshadesofmelania.com At the Table: A play by Michael Perlman about friends who go on an annual weekend retreat – with no cell phones or internet allowed. Show runs 8 p.m. Friday-Saturday; 2 p.m. Sunday through July 7. Also, with an alternate cast, 8 p.m. June 20 and 27, and 7 p.m. June 23 (tickets $15 for these performances). Tickets $34. Road Theatre Co., 5108 Lankershim Blvd., North Hollywood. 818-761-8838. roadtheatre.org/event/at-the-table Shame of Thrones – The Musical: Musical parody of HBO’s show “Game of Thrones.” Minimum age 12. Show runs 8 p.m. Monday through July 8. Tickets $30; $36 for reserved seat in first three rows. Whitefire Theatre, 13500 Ventura Blvd., Sherman Oaks. www.brownpapertickets.com/event/4188534 Avenue Q: The 2004 Tony Award best musical by Robert Lopez, Jeff Marx and Jeff Whitty, with unconcealed puppeteers, about young adults discovering that they are not as extraordinary as their parents led them to believe when they were children. Show runs 8 p.m. Friday-Saturday; 2 p.m. Sunday through July 7. Tickets $30; $25 seniors and students. Lonny Chapman Theatre, 10900 Burbank Blvd., North Hollywood. 818-763-5990. www.thegrouprep.com Nine Winning One-Act Plays: The Group Rep presents a play festival with submissions from around the world. All nine plays are presented as one program. Show runs 4 p.m. Saturday; 7 p.m. Sunday through July 14. Tickets $20; $17 seniors and students. Upstairs at the Group Rep at Lonny Chapman Theatre, second floor, 10900 Burbank Blvd., North Hollywood. 818-763-5990. www.thegrouprep.com The Assassination of Edgar Allan Poe: An immersive theater experience by Devon Armstrong and John Armstrong about the author and poet who died in 1849. Ticket holders follow the actors indoors and outdoors at the venue. Dress code: wear comfortable walking shoes. Show runs 7:30 p.m. June 14-16; also, 7:30 p.m. July 5-7 and July 19-21; also, 7:30 p.m. Aug. 2 and 4 and 16-18. Tickets $35. Performances are held at Heritage Square Museum, 3800 Homer St., Los Angeles. www.downtownrep.com; bit.ly/2Wrffs4 Albie Selznick’s Magic Monday: Selznick hosts a line-up of magicians every week, 8 p.m. Monday through Aug. 30. Pre-show entertainment, 7:30 p.m. Tickets $40. Santa Monica Playhouse, 1211 Fourth St., Santa Monica. 310-586-1166. www.magicmondayla.com A Midsummer Night’s Dream: Shakespeare’s romantic comedy. Show runs 4 p.m. June 15, 23 and 30; dates through Sept. 2. Tickets $26/$42; $15/$25 ages 65 and older and students; $10 ages 5-15. Will Geer’s Theatricum Botanicum, 1419 N. Topanga Canyon Blvd., Topanga. 310-455-3723. www.theatricum.com Twelfth Night: William Shakespeare’s comedy. Show runs 4 p.m. June 16; 8 p.m. June 23 and 30; dates through Sept. 28. Tickets $26/$42; $15/$25 ages 65 and older and students; $10 ages 5-15. Will Geer’s Theatricum Botanicum, 1419 N. Topanga Canyon Blvd., Topanga. 310-455-3723. www.theatricum.com Moby Dick – Rehearsed: A play by Orson Welles, based on the novel by Herman Melville. Show runs 8 p.m. June 15; 4 p.m. June 22 and 29; dates through Sept. 29. Tickets $26/$42; $15/$25 ages 65 and older and students; $10 ages 5-15. Will Geer’s Theatricum Botanicum, 1419 N. Topanga Canyon Blvd., Topanga. 310-455-3723. www.theatricum.com   Submit calendar listings at least two weeks in advance to holly.andres@dailynews.com. 818-713-3708. [related_articles location=”left” show_article_date=”false” article_type=”automatic-primary-tag”]
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