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Things to do in the San Fernando Valley, LA area – Daily News

Things to do in the San Fernando Valley, LA area – Daily News

 

 

Take a self-guided tour of the shows at L.A. Zoo Lights by way of Jan. 6 (closed on Dec. 24-25). (Photograph by Jamie Pham/Los Angeles Zoo and Botanical Gardens)

 

There’s all the time one thing fascinating to do in the San Fernando Valley and larger Los Angeles area. Here’s a sampling of entertainments this week and in addition save-the-date occasions to put in your calendar.

 

EVENTS

 

Metropolis of Agoura Hills Vacation Boutique: Store for handmade gadgets made by native artisans, 11 a.m.-9 p.m. Dec. 7. Agoura Hills Recreation and Occasion Middle, 29900 Ladyface Courtroom. 818-597-7361. E mail: culturalarts@ci.agoura-hills.ca.us

Keep in mind Pearl Harbor: Veterans of Overseas Wars Publish 10049 and veterans organizations in Simi Valley maintain a commemoration of the 77th anniversary of the assault in Hawaii, 6-Eight p.m. Dec. 7. Reservations required. Simi Valley City Middle, Middle Courtroom, Suite 200, VFW Museum of Army Historical past, 1555 Simi City Middle, Simi Valley. Tony Boucher, 805-377-7926. E-mail: Wayne Wright at vfwso10049@sbcglobal.internet

Pacoima Christmas Parade: The 51st annual occasion with Assemblymember Luz Rivas as grand marshal, 9 a.m. Dec. Eight. The parade kicks off at Pacoima Metropolis Corridor, 13520 Van Nuys Blvd. Route: Van Nuys Boulevard to Herrick Avenue. bit.ly/2DYnDWc

Buddies of Hart Park Vacation Boutique and Craft Truthful: Store for trend equipment, present baskets, material creations, jewellery and present gadgets, 10 a.m.-Four p.m. Dec. Eight-9. Free admission. William S. Hart Regional Park, 24151 Newhall Ave., Newhall. Al Ewing, 661-259-1750. E-mail: aewing@parks.lacounty.gov

Valley Brewery Tour: Cassie Angel leads the tour that features behind-the-scenes of 4 breweries, noon-5 p.m. Dec. Eight. Minimal age 21. Tickets $69 on-line. Tour departs from Valley Relics Museum, 7900 Balboa Blvd., Hangar C Three & Four, Van Nuys (entrance on Stagg Road). www.myvalleypass.com

Mild Up Valley Village: Take the Vacation Trolley to 4 places and luxuriate in an artwork present and sale, vacation crafting, purchasing and treats, Four-Eight p.m. Dec. Eight. Places embrace: Magnolia Boulevard and Whitsett Avenue; The Artwork Parlor, 5302 Laurel Canyon Blvd. and Carter Sexton Artist’s Supplies, 5308 Laurel Canyon Blvd.; Marie et Cie, 11704 Riverside Drive; Val Surf, 4810 Whitsett Ave. Convey a canned meals merchandise to be donated to the North Hollywood Meals Pantry (drop off at the Neighborhood Council Valley Village desk at Magnolia and Whitsett). 818-759-8204. bit.ly/2BKAFEm

Marina del Rey Vacation Boat Parade: Fireworks present, 5:55 p.m., adopted by “Holiday Water Wonderland” theme adorned boats circling the primary channel of the marina, 6-Eight p.m. Dec. Eight. Los Angeles County Supervisor Janice Hahn is grand marshal. Viewing areas embrace: Burton Chace Park, 13650 Mindanao Approach, and in addition Fisherman’s Village, 13755 Fiji Means. Verify web site for boat tour choices. Earlier in the day, “Snow Wonder” occasion with arts and crafts on the market and snow play, noon-6 p.m. (Burton Chace Park). Examine web site for parking concepts. 310-670-7130. mdrboatparade.org

Parade of Lights in Oxnard’s Channel Islands Harbor: “Heroes on Holiday” theme for the adorned boat parade, 7 p.m. Dec. Eight. Waterfront viewing in numerous places together with parks, eating places and walkways. Additionally, boat charters can be found. Route begins in entrance of Peninsula Park, to the Primary Channel, turns at Hobie Seashore, loops in entrance of the launch ramp and continues to Pacific Corinthian Yacht Membership and repeats as soon as. Earlier in the day, arts and crafts distributors, 10 a.m.; snow play, midday; and Santa Claus look (noon-Four p.m.) at Harbor View Park, off of Harbor Boulevard, close to Marine Emporium Touchdown (3600 Harbor Blvd.). www.channelislandsharbor.org

UCLA Well being’s Stroll with a Doc: A UCLA doctor provides a 15-minute speak on methods to enhance well being adopted by the inaugural stroll at Lake Balboa, 9 a.m. Dec. 9. All ages and strolling speeds. Stroll additionally scheduled for the second Sunday of the month in the new yr. Meet at the southwest portion of Lake Balboa, close to the parking zone entrance. 6200 Balboa Blvd., Van Nuys. www.uclahealth.org/walk-with-a-doc

Vacation in the Park – Strathearn Historic Park and Museum: Simi Valley Historic Society presents casual excursions of the park’s historic buildings, musical leisure and purchasing in the Common Retailer, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Dec. 9. Santa and Mrs. Claus obtainable for pictures from 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Free admission. 137 Strathearn Place, Simi Valley. 805-526-6453. www.simihistory.com

Culinary Historians of Southern California – Exploring Indo Dutch Fusion: Writer Jeff Keasberry discusses the matter, 10:30 a.m. Dec. Eight. His cookbook, “Indo Dutch Kitchen Secrets: Stories and Favorite Family Recipes,” shall be out there for buy after the program. Los Angeles Central Library, Mark Taper Auditorium, 630 W. Fifth St., Los Angeles. chsocal.org

Sherman Oaks Householders Affiliation Toy Drive: The group collects new, unwrapped toys for later distribution by the Los Angeles County Division of Youngsters and Household Providers to foster and needy youngsters, 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Dec. 9. Santa Claus go to. Examine web site for toys by age ideas. Gelson’s parking zone, 4520 Van Nuys Blvd., Sherman Oaks. 818-377-4590. www.shermanoaks914.com

Chatsworth Vacation Parade and Pageant: Kiwanis Membership of Chatsworth presents “A Country Christmas” theme parade, 1 p.m. Dec. 9. Route: Devonshire Road from Topanga Canyon Boulevard, east on Devonshire to Lurline Avenue. Pageant, 11 a.m.-5 p.m. 818-489-6423. www.chatsworthkiwanis.org

Hanukkah in the Foothills: Study Hanukkah at the celebration that features meals, video games, music and raffles, 6:30 p.m. Dec. 10. Elks Lodge, 10137 Commerce Ave., Tujunga. bit.ly/2KWfnqm

Ice Skating Rink in Burbank: Opens 10 a.m.-10 p.m. Dec. 13. Study to skate classes for all ages on Saturday mornings ($25). Study curling with Hollywood Curling, 9 a.m.-9:50 p.m. Sundays from Dec. 16-Jan. 6 (admission $20). Hours: 10 a.m.-10 p.m. Sunday-Thursday; 10 a.m.-11 p.m. Friday-Saturday via Jan. 6. Admission $12; $5 skate rental. Nook of Orange Grove Avenue and Third Road. 818-806-8551. bit.ly/2Qscsux

Disney on Ice – Dare to Dream: An ice skating extravaganza with Disney characters, 7:30 p.m. Dec. 13. Present runs 7:30 p.m. Dec. 14; 11 a.m., Three and seven p.m. Dec. 15-16. Tickets $16 and up. Staples Middle, 1111 S. Figueroa St., Los Angeles. bit.ly/2re1oTC

Ventura Harbor Parade of Lights & Fireworks: “Rockin’ on the Dock Side of the Moon,” a 1970s theme parade with adorned energy and sail boats cruising the harbor twice, 6:30-Eight p.m. Dec. 14-15. Fireworks, round Eight p.m. Earlier in the day, “Winter Wonderland & Holiday Marketplace,” 1-5 p.m. Santa and Mrs. Claus and their reindeer photograph alternative (convey your personal digital camera). Verify web site for reserving cruises by Island Packers and Ventura Boat Leases, and in addition different actions. Ventura Harbor Village, 1583 Spinnaker Drive, Ventura. 805-477-0470. www.venturaharborvillage.com 

Rancho de la Cordillera Basis Vacation Live performance Present and Artwork Exhibition: The night begins with hors d’oeuvres and wine, 5:30, adopted by a candlelight procession to the New Mission Theatre for the live performance and artwork exhibition, 6:30 p.m. Dec. 16. Tickets $60; $50 seniors; $30 college students (features a buffet dinner, Eight p.m.). Reservations required. 9015 Wilbur Ave., Northridge. 818-933-1669.

New Yr’s Eve Dinner Dance Celebration: Occasion for these over age 40 features a three-course sit-down dinner and two bands, champagne toast and noise makers, 7:30 p.m. Dec. 31 to 12:30 a.m. Jan. 1. Tickets $119 till Dec. 15; $139 after Dec. 15. Reservations required. Valet parking $10. Sportsmen’s Lodge, 12825 Ventura Blvd., Studio Metropolis. 818-554-2262. www.bestover40nyepartyinla.com

 

ONGOING

 

L.A. Zoo Lights: Self-guided tour of sunshine shows together with animal constellations, a disco ball forest, the Twinkle Tunnel and water present. Hours: 6-10 p.m. day by day by way of Jan. 6 (besides closed on Dec. 24-25). Admission varies from $14.95 to $21.95 for ages 13 and older, and $11.95 to $16.95 ages 2-12; verify web site for VIP admission. Los Angeles Zoo and Botanical Gardens, 5333 Zoo Drive, Los Angeles. www.lazoolights.org

 

ART

 

Clayhouse Vacation Pottery Sale: Members of the high-fire pottery studio, established in 1971, promote ornamental and sensible ceramics, Four-9 p.m. Dec. 7; 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Dec. Eight. 2909 Santa Monica Blvd., Santa Monica. 310-828-7071. www.theclayhousesantamonica.com

Brian Valente: “Landscapes,” images. Opening reception, 6-Eight p.m. Dec. 7. Agoura Hills Vacation Boutique, additionally a part of the occasion, 11 a.m.-9 p.m. Dec. 7. Gallery hours: enterprise hours at the middle. Exhibit runs by way of December. Agoura Hills Recreation and Occasion Middle, 29900 Ladyface Courtroom. 818-597-7361. www.brianvalentephotography.com

Paint-out with Allied Artists of the Santa Monica Mountains and Seashore: Oil painter Annie Hoffman provides an indication, 9 a.m. Dec. Eight, adopted by the paint-out. Deliver your personal artwork provides and lunch. Rain cancels. Meet in the parking zone by the customer’s middle. King Gillette Ranch, Santa Monica Mountains Nationwide Recreation Middle Customer Middle, 26800 Mulholland Freeway, Calabasas. Bruce, 818-397-1576 or e-mail: bmtrentham@constitution.internet. Russell, 310-500-6584 or e-mail: hunz1234@mac.com. allied-artists.com

 

ONGOING ART

 

CSUN Artwork Galleries: “Nancy Youdelman – Fashioning a Feminist Vision 1972-2017.” Gallery hours: noon-Four p.m. Monday-Wednesday; noon-Eight p.m. Thursday; noon-Four p.m. Friday-Saturday. Exhibit runs by means of Dec. Eight. Use parking zone E6 at Halsted Road and Lindley Avenue. Foremost Gallery is situated in the Artwork and Design Middle on North College Drive (Plummer Road). 18111 Nordhoff St. 818-677-2156. www.csun.edu/artgalleries

San Fernando Valley Arts & Cultural Middle: “Uncommon Threads,” group present of fiber, quilting and weaving. Artists are from Frayed Edges, and in addition Floor Artwork Affiliation. Gallery hours: 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday. Exhibit runs via Dec. 22. Parking in the rear lot past the alley (do not park in entrance of any industrial doorways in the courtyard). 18312 Oxnard St., Tarzana. 818-697-5525. www.sfvacc.org

Santa Clarita Artists’ Affiliation: “Holiday Sparkle,” group present. Gallery hours: 5-Eight p.m. Friday; 208 p.m. Saturday; 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Sunday (name to affirm hours). Exhibit runs by way of Dec. 30. SCAA Artwork Gallery, 22508 Sixth St., Newhall. 661-244-7689. www.santaclaritaartists.org

Santa Monica Mountains Interagency Customer Middle: “Diana La Com: Beauty in Quiet Places.”  Exhibit and sale, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. every day via Dec. 31 (besides closed on Christmas Day). 26876 Mulholland Freeway, Calabasas. 805-370-2302. E mail: samo@wnpa.org.

Hauser & Wirth: Three reveals: “Calder: Nonspace,” (by means of Jan. 6);  “Zoe Leonard.Analogue” (via Jan. 20) and “Julian Rosefeldt.Manifesto” (by way of Jan. 6). Gallery hours: 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Tuesday-Sunday. 901 E. Third St., Los Angeles. 213-943-1620. www.hauserwirth.com

Los Angeles Municipal Artwork Gallery: “Here,” a gaggle present by artists exploring actual and imagined boundaries. Gallery hours: 11 a.m.-Four p.m. Thursday-Sunday. Closed on official Metropolis of Los Angeles holidays. Exhibit runs by way of Jan. 6. The gallery is in Barnsdall Artwork Park, 4800 Hollywood Blvd., Los Angeles. 323-644-6269. www.lamag.org

Kwan Fong Gallery of Artwork and Tradition at California Lutheran College: “Pyrometric: Earth and Ash in the Anthropocene.”  Gallery hours: Eight a.m.-Eight p.m. Monday-Saturday. Exhibit runs by means of Jan. 10. The gallery is in the Soiland Humanities Middle, 60 W. Olsen Street, Thousand Oaks. 805-493-3697. callutheran.edu/kwanfong

Model Library & Artwork Middle: “Nexus II” group present, mini solo exhibitions from “Ermsy: “Saying Yes to Saying No,” “Drew Merritt: The Overture,” “Robert Proch: In Women We Trust” and “Super A: Domestication,” an set up and a mural by Bumblebeelovesyou and sculptural installations by Spenser Little. Reveals are open throughout library hours: 11 a.m.-Eight p.m. Tuesday-Thursday; 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Friday-Sunday. Reveals run via Jan. 11. Model Library & Artwork Middle, 1601 W. Mountain St., Glendale. 818-548-2051. www.brandlibrary.org

Leica Gallery Los Angeles: “Islands,” positive artwork images by David Darby, Charlie Lieberman and Mandy Walker, members of the American Society of Cinematographers. Gallery hours: 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Monday-Saturday; noon-5 p.m. Sunday. Exhibit runs by means of Jan. 13. 8783 Beverly Blvd., West Hollywood. 424-777-Zero341. leicagalleryla.com/upcoming-exhibitions

Fahey/Klein Gallery: “Mark Seliger: Photographs.” Gallery hours: 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday. Exhibit runs by way of Jan. 19. 148 N. La Brea Ave., Los Angeles. 323-934-2250. www.faheykleingallery.com

Radiant Area: “Peter Mars: Gold Rush.” Gallery hours: name for hours or e mail: information@radiantspaceLA.com. Exhibit runs by means of Jan. 19. 1444 N. Sierra Bonita Ave., Los Angeles. 323-522-4496. radiantspacela.com

Debbi Singer: “AffirmSHEArt – Working It Out in Paint.” Artwork on view throughout restaurant hours: 11:30 a.m.-Three p.m. Monday-Friday; 5-10 p.m. Monday-Thursday; 5-11 p.m. Friday-Saturday; 5-9 p.m. Sunday. Exhibit runs by means of February. Higher West Restaurant, 3321 Pico Blvd., Santa Monica. 320-586-1111. www.theupperwest.com

 

BOOKS

 

Pals of the Encino-Tarzana Library used ebook sale: 9:30 a.m.-5 p.m. Dec. 7-Eight. Convey your personal bag/field for purchases. 18231 Ventura Blvd., Tarzana. 818-343-1983. www.lapl.org/branches/encino-tarzana

Sherman Oaks Associates of the Library used ebook sale: 9:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Dec. Eight. 14245 Moorpark St. 818-205-9716. www.lapl.org/branches/sherman-oaks

Sarah Gavigan: Indicators “Ramen Otaku: Mastering Ramen at Home” on two dates and venues: Three-5 p.m. Dec. Eight (Big Robotic, 2015 Sawtelle Blvd., Los Angeles; 310-478-1819) and 6-7:30 p.m. Dec. 9 (NowServing LA, 727 N. Broadway, Los Angeles; 213-395-0627; bit.ly/2BNVC1p).

Shirley Chung: Indicators “Chinese Heritage Cooking from My American Kitchen,” Four p.m. Dec. 13. Vroman’s Bookstore, 695 E. Colorado Blvd., Pasadena. 626-449-5320. bit.ly/2DYYj1x

Arminé Iknadossian: Discusses and indicators her e-book of poetry, “All That Wasted Fruit,” 7:30 p.m. Dec. 13. Abril Bookstore, 415 E. Broadway, Glendale. 818-243-4112. abrilbooks.com

 

COMEDY

 

Comedy Mashup: Improv and stand-up, Eight p.m. Dec. 7. Minimal age 18. Tickets $12 in advance; $18. The Principal, 24266 Primary St., Newhall. atthemain.org/tickets

The Society Comedy Troupe: Improv with some viewers participation, Eight p.m. Dec. Eight. Tickets $15; $12 seniors and college students. The Most important, 24266 Foremost St., Newhall. atthemain.org/tickets

Reside Standup Comedy on the Hill: Comedy from Monique Marvez and Brandon Vestal, Eight p.m. Dec. Eight. Minimal age 18. Doorways open, 7:30 p.m. Tickets $12; $15. Hillcrest Middle for the Arts, 403 W. Hillcrest Drive, Thousand Oaks. 805-381-1246. www.hillcrestarts.com

Howie Mandel and Jeff Dunham: The comedians carry out a fundraiser for individuals affected by the Borderline capturing in Thousand Oaks and the Woolsey hearth, Eight p.m. Dec. 22. Tickets $44 and up. Kavli Theatre at Thousand Oaks Civic Arts Plaza, 2100 E. Thousand Oaks Blvd. 805-449-2787. www.civicartsplaza.com

 

DANCE

 

American Modern Ballet: The Nutcracker Suite. Performances: Eight p.m. Dec. 7; 2 and 5 p.m. Dec. Eight-9; Eight p.m. Dec. 14; dates by means of Dec. 24. Tickets $50 and up. One California Plaza, 18th flooring, 300 S. Grand Ave., Los Angeles. acbdances.com

Glendale Group School School/Alumni Dance Live performance: Eight p.m. Dec. 7; 2 and eight p.m. Dec. Eight; 2 p.m. Dec. 9. No youngsters underneath age 5. Free. Glendale School Mainstage Auditorium, 1500 N. Verdugo Street. 818-240-1000, Ext. 5494. www.glendale.edu/dance

Nochebuena – Christmas Eve in Mexico: Ballet Folklórico de Los Ángeles and Mariachi Garibaldi de Jaime Cuellar, Three and eight p.m. Dec. Eight. Tickets $34-$79. The Soraya at Cal State Northridge, 18111 Nordhoff St. 818-677-3000. thesoraya.org

An Irish Christmas: Kerry Irish Productions Inc. presents a night of Irish dance, conventional music and singing, 7:30 p.m. Dec. 13-14. Tickets $47; $50. Scherr Discussion board Theatre at Thousand Oaks Civic Arts Plaza, 2100 Thousand Oaks Blvd. 805-449-2787. www.civicartsplaza.com/an-irish-christmas

California Dance Ensemble: The Nutcracker, 2 and seven p.m. Dec. 15 and 1 and 5:30 p.m. Dec. 16. Tickets $22-$37. Calabasas Performing Arts Schooling Middle, 22855 W. Mulholland Freeway. www.californiadanceensemble.org

Los Angeles Youth Ballet: Ballet stars Brooklyn Mack and Ashley Murphy visitor star in The Nutcracker, 7 p.m. Dec. 21; 2 and seven p.m. Dec. 22; 2 p.m. Dec. 23. Tickets $25 and up. Alex Theatre, 216 N. Model Blvd., Glendale. 818-243-2539. www.alextheatre.org

 

MUSEUM

 

Pure Historical past Museum: Dec. 7: “Art of the Jewel: The Crevoshay Collection,” artwork and science behind the jewellery designed by Paula Crevoshay, via Might 12. Admission $12; $9 ages 62 and older and college students; $5 ages Three-12. 900 Exhibition Blvd., Los Angeles. 213-763-3466. www.nhm.org

Valley Relics Museum: Dec. 9: Wild Bunch Automotive Membership’s Automotive Present and toy drive, noon-Four p.m. Convey new, unwrapped toys to be donated to needy youngsters (free admission to the museum with a donation). Additionally, Charles Phoenix indicators a bought copy of “Addicted to Americana.” Museum hours: 10 a.m.-Three p.m. Thursday; 10 a.m.-Four p.m. Friday; 11 a.m.-Four p.m. Saturday; 11 a.m.-Three p.m. Sunday. Admission $10; $Eight seniors; free for ages 10 and youthful (additionally, free from 10 a.m.-noon on Thursdays). 7900 Balboa Blvd., Hangar C Three & Four, Van Nuys (entrance on Stagg Road). 818-616-4083.  valleyrelicsmuseum.org; www.fb.com/valleyrelics

Forest Garden Museum–Glendale: Dec. 11: “Women of Vision: National Geographic Photographers on Assignment,” by way of April 7. Hours: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesday-Sunday. Free admission. 1712 S. Glendale Blvd. 323-340-4545. www.wovexhibition.org; www.forestlawn.com

 

ONGOING MUSEUM

 

Annenberg Area for Images: “Joel Sartore: National Geographic Photo Ark,” touring exhibit of animal photographs, via Jan. 13. Hours: 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Wednesday-Sunday. Free admission. 2000 Avenue of the Stars, Los Angeles. 213-403-3000. www.annenbergphotospace.org

California Museum of Artwork Thousand Oaks at The Oaks: “Kevin Sloan: A Collection of Rarities,” via Feb. 17. Hours: noon-7 p.m. Wednesday-Sunday. Admission $6. 350 W. Hillcrest Drive, Thousand Oaks. www.cmato.org

Craft & People Artwork Museum: “Daydreaming by Uzumaki Cepeda,” interactive set up; “Merion Estes: Unnatural Disasters,” large-scale collage work; “Sherin Guirguis: Of Thorns and Love,” paper-cut work, sculptures and an adobe construction. All three reveals run by means of Jan. 6. Museum hours: 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesday-Friday; 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Saturday-Sunday. First Thursday of the month: night hours 6:30-9:30 p.m. 5814 Wilshire Blvd., Los Angeles. www.cafam.org

Fowler Museum at UCLA: “Striking Iron: The Art of African Blacksmiths,” by way of Dec. 30. “World on the Horizon: Swahili Arts Across the Indian Ocean,” touring set of artworks from Kenya, Oman, Tanzania and Yemen, by way of Feb. 10. Hours: noon-Eight p.m. Wednesday; noon-5 p.m. Thursday-Sunday. Free admission. 308 Charles E. Younger Drive North, Westwood. 310-825-4361. www.fowler.ucla.edu

The Getty Middle: “MONUMENTality,” the which means and position of monuments in at this time’s tradition, via April 21 (at the Getty Analysis Institute). Hours: 10 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Tuesday-Friday and Sunday; 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Saturday. Free admission. Parking $15; $10 after Three p.m. Getty Middle Drive at North Sepulveda Blvd., Los Angeles. 310-440-7300. www.getty.edu

Japanese American Nationwide Museum: “Gambatte! Legacy of an Enduring Spirit,” modern photographs taken by photojournalist Paul Kitagaki Jr. and paired to photographs shot by quite a lot of photographers, together with Ansel Adams and Dorothea Lange, of Japanese People who have been forcibly incarcerated throughout World Struggle II, by way of April 28. Hours: 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesday-Wednesday and Friday-Sunday; noon-Eight p.m. Thursday. Admission $12; $6 seniors and college students; free for ages 5 and youthful. 100 N. Central Ave., Los Angeles. 213-625-0414. janm.org/gambatte

Los Angeles County Museum of Artwork: “Outliers and American Vanguard Art,” by means of March 17. “West of Modernism: California Graphic Design, 1975-1995,” via April 21. “Rauschenberg: The 1/4 Mile,” first time that the 190 panels set up is proven in its entirety, by means of June 9. Hours: 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday, Tuesday and Thursday; 11 a.m.-Eight p.m. Friday; 10 a.m.-7 p.m. Saturday-Sunday. Admission $20; $16 ages 65 and older and college students; free for ages 17 and youthful. 5905 Wilshire Blvd., Los Angeles. 323-857-6000. www.lacma.org

Ronald Reagan Presidential Museum: “An American Christmas,” 25 timber adorned with Americana ornaments, plus a show of handcrafted Hanukkiahs that got to the president whereas in the White Home, via Jan. 6 (museum admission consists of this exhibit; bit.ly/2PNtWRO). “Holidays Lights,” an outside occasion with animated shows, lasers, LEDs, 3D projections, music and interactive photograph ops, 6-10 p.m. day by day by way of Jan. 6 (besides closed on Nov. 30; Dec. 1 and 24-25 and Jan. 1; admission $17 ages 18 and older; $12 ages Three-17; bit.ly/2JMf3dc). Ongoing: “Pompeii,” by means of April 21. Hours: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. day by day (besides closed on Christmas and New Yr’s Day). Admission to the museum consists of the particular reveals “An American Christmas” and “Pompeii”: $29; $26 ages 62 and older; $19 ages 11-17; $16 ages Three-10. 40 Presidential Drive, Simi Valley. 805-577-4066. www.reaganfoundation.org

Skirball Cultural Middle: “Notorious RBG: The Life and Times of Ruth Bader Ginsburg,” by means of March 10. 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

 

MUSIC

 

John Burroughs Excessive Faculty Vacation Spectacular: “From: All of Us, To: All of You,” choral, dance and music performances, 7 p.m. Dec. 7-Eight; 2 p.m. Dec. 9. Tickets $15; $10 seniors and college students; reserved seats $25. 1920 W. Clark Ave., Burbank. www.jbhsvma.com

St. Matthew’s Music Guild’s Vacation Live performance: The Chamber Orchestra at St. Matthew’s and the Choir and Soloists of the parish carry out music by Bach, Handel and Vivaldi, Eight p.m. Dec. 7. Tickets $35. 1031 Bienveneda Ave., Pacific Palisades. 310-573-7422. musicguildonline.org

A Thousand Ideas – A Reside Documentary with the Kronos Quartet: Eight p.m. Dec. 7. Tickets $29 and up. The Theatre at Ace Lodge, 929 S. Broadway, Los Angeles. 310-825-2101. bit.ly/2QaQSeT

Nancy Wilson: Considered one of the founding members of Coronary heart performs, 9 p.m. Dec. 7. Verify web site for opening acts. Tickets $24. Tickets are for standing solely; verify web site for different costs; minimal $25 menu gadgets for desk seating. The Canyon Santa Clarita, 24201 Valencia Blvd. 888-645-5006. bit.ly/2DX4cwe

Chatsworth Constitution Excessive Faculty Jazz Band and Choir Vacation Live performance: Director Michael Turner leads the college students in conventional and new vacation tunes, 2 p.m. Dec. Eight. Chatsworth Department Library, 21052 Devonshire St. 818-341-4276.

Valley Ragtime Stomp: Newbie and professional musicians carry out ragtime-era music, 2-5 p.m. Dec. Eight. Free admission. Henri’s Restaurant, 21601 Sherman Approach, Canoga Park. Ron, 439-9048. E mail: ragtimeron@gmail.com

Los Robles Grasp Chorale: A Joyful Noise! household live performance, Four p.m. Dec. Eight. Tickets $30; $15 college students. Foremost Stage Performing Arts and Schooling Middle at Calabasas Excessive Faculty, 22855 Mulholland Freeway. 805-526-7464. losroblesmasterchorale.org

San Fernando Valley Chorale’s Vacation Serenade: Sacred and secular Christmas music, 6 p.m. Dec. Eight. Doorways open 15 minutes earlier than live performance. Tickets $10; $5 youngsters. Chapel of the Cross Lutheran Church, 10000 Sepulveda Blvd., Mission Hills. 818-477-2025. www.sfvchorale.blogspot.com

Camarillo Group Band Christmas Live performance: Vacation favorites and a sing-along, Four p.m. Dec. 9. Free. Group Middle, auditorium, 1605 Burnley St., Camarillo. 805-530-6370. www.camarillocommunityband.com

St. James Sunday Live shows – Right here We Come A’Caroling: The Chancel Choir, the Early Music Ensemble and the Kirk Singers carry out a spread vacation music, Four p.m. Dec. 9. Free admission; an providing will probably be taken. St. James Presbyterian Church, 19414 Ventura Blvd., Tarzana. 818-345-2057.

Vacation Sing-a-Lengthy at The Shoppes at Westlake Village: The Metropolis of Westlake Village co-presents the occasion, Four-5:15 p.m. Dec. 9. Occasion consists of adorning actions (whereas provides final) and photograph alternatives with Mary Poppins and Bert and Santa and Mrs. Claus. Donate a brand new, unwrapped toy to be donated to Casa Pacific and/or canned meals gadgets to be donated to Manna Meals Pantry. Rain doesn’t cancel. Fountain Courtyard, 30770 Russell Ranch Street. 818-706-1613. www.wlv.org/singalong

Handel’s Messiah at Cathedral of Our Woman of the Angels: The Cathedral Choir, the Dream Orchestra and the Opera Refrain of Los Angeles carry out, 7 p.m. Dec. 9. Tickets $10-$40. 555 W. Temple St., Los Angeles. www.dreamorchestra.org

Drugs Hat: Rock ‘n’ roll of the 1960s and early 1970s, Eight p.m. Dec. 12. Minimal age 21. Two-drink minimal. Lane 33 at Winnetka Bowl, 21022 Vanowen St., Winnetka. www.sfvsymphony.com

Homosexual Males’s Refrain of Los Angeles – Calling All Angels: The choir’s “Holiday Spectacular,” 2 and eight p.m. Dec. 15; 2 p.m. Dec. 16. Tickets $20-$90. Alex Theatre, 216 N. Model Blvd., Glendale. 818-243-2539. www.alextheatre.org; gmcla.org/gmcla3

St. Francis de Gross sales Choir Vacation Live performance: Director Jeannine Wagner conducts the choir, 7 p.m. Dec. 15. Free admission. St. Francis de Gross sales Church, 13360 Valleyheart Drive, Sherman Oaks. 310-339-2488. www.sfdschoir.org

San Fernando Valley Grasp Chorale’s Holidays in the Valley: The live performance consists of alternatives from Handel’s Messiah, new preparations of vacation classics and sing-alongs, 7:30 p.m. Dec. 15. Tickets $20; $15 seniors and college students. First Presbyterian Church of Encino, 4963 Balboa Blvd., Encino. 818-383-2837. www.sfvmc.com

San Fernando Valley Male Refrain’ Vacation Present: Director Matthew Park conducts the refrain in “Joy! Joy! Joy!” live performance, Three p.m. Dec. 16. Tickets $18. Shepherd of the Valley Lutheran Church, 23838 Kittridge St., West Hills. Bob, 818-888-8345. E mail: buckeyepb@socal.rr.com

Valley Philharmonic Orchestra’s Winter Live performance: Henry Shin conducts the younger musicians orchestra with music from Bernstein, Brahms, Strauss and vacation music, 7 p.m. Dec. 16. Tickets $10. In-Christ Group Church, 19514 Rinaldi St., Northridge. 213-458-4618. www.valleyphil.org

 

MUSIC VENUES

 

Thousand Oaks Civic Arts Plaza: Brian Wilson presents the Christmas Album Stay!, 7:30 p.m. Dec. 20 ($81 and up, Kavli Theatre). Tickets have added charges. 2100 E. Thousand Oaks Blvd. 805-449-2787. www.civicartsplaza.com

The Soraya at Cal State Northridge: Canadian Brass, Eight p.m. Dec. 11 ($39 and up); Dianne Reeves, Eight p.m. Dec. 15 ($34 and up); Rosanne Money, Eight p.m. Feb. 17 ($39 and up). 18111 Nordhoff St., Northridge. 818-677-3000. thesoraya.org

Walt Disney Live performance Corridor: Trey Anastasio, Eight p.m. Dec. 7 ($65 and up); Michael Tilson Thomas conducts the Los Angeles Philharmonic, with cellist Gautier Capuçon and the Los Angeles Grasp Chorale, with music by Ives and Tchaikovsky, Eight p.m. Dec. Eight and a couple of p.m. Dec. 9 ($61 and up); Zubin Mehta conducts the Los Angeles Philharmonic, with pianist Yefim Bronfman, with music by Brahms, Eight p.m. Dec. 13 ($71 and up); A Chanticleer Christmas, Eight p.m. Dec. 19 ($39 and up); Herb Alpert and Lani Corridor and the Manhattan Switch, Eight p.m. Dec. 20 ($39 and up); Swinging Christmas with the Arturo Sandoval Massive Band, Eight p.m. Dec. 21 ($39 and up); New Yr’s Eve with Pink Martini, 7 and 10:30 p.m. Dec. 31 ($76 and up). Tickets have added charges. 111 S. Grand Ave., Los Angeles. www.laphil.com

 

THEATER

 

Santasia: A comedy by Brandon Loeser and Shaun Loeser with musical parodies and vacation silliness, opens Eight p.m. Dec. 7. Present runs Eight p.m. Thursday-Saturday via Dec. 23. Additionally, Three p.m. Dec. 16 and 23. Tickets $28 on-line; $40. Whitefire Theatre, 13500 Ventura Blvd., Sherman Oaks. www.santasia.com

Durang/Durang: Pierce School Theatre performs one-act comedies by Christopher Durang, Eight p.m. Dec. 7-Eight; 2 p.m. Dec. 9. Tickets $20; $15 seniors; $12 college students. Performing Arts Mainstage, 6201 Winnetka Ave., Woodland Hills. 818-719-6488. bit.ly/2Rme3zk

Impro Theatre’s 1966 Vacation Selection Extravaganza: Viewers ideas set off an unscripted comedy and music present harking back to hosted tv vacation specials, Eight p.m. Dec. 7-Eight; Three p.m. Dec. 9. Tickets $55 and up. Garry Marshall Theatre, 4252 W. Riverside Drive, Burbank. 818-955-8101. www.garrymarshalltheatre.org

1940s Christmas at Membership Candy Lorraine’s: Metropolis Storage Theatre presents Sharon L. Graine’s musical a few Christmas Eve after-hours nightclub the place celebrities collect, Three and seven p.m. Dec. 9. Tickets $25; $20 seniors and college students. 2525 Michigan Ave., Constructing T1, Santa Monica. 310-453-9939. www.citygarage.org

Particular: A premiere of a brand new comedy by Andrew Osborne about “The Stars Wars Holiday Special” and the way it got here to be, preview Eight p.m. Dec. 13. Opens, Eight p.m. Dec. 14. Present runs Eight p.m. Thursday-Saturday; 5 p.m. Sunday by means of Jan. 13. No present on Dec. 16. Added present, Eight p.m. Dec. 31. Tickets $10 preview; $20 on Thursday and Sunday; $25 on Friday-Saturday; $35 on Dec. 31. Theatre of NOTE, 1517 N. Cahuenga Blvd., Hollywood. 800-838-3006. specialtheplay.com/tickets

Impro Theatre’s Jane Austen Unscripted: Viewers recommendations lead to uncommon conditions for marriageable younger women and obtainable, or unsuitable, companions, opens Eight p.m. Dec. 14. Present runs Eight p.m. Dec. 15; 5 p.m. Dec. 16; Eight p.m. Dec. 21; Four p.m. Dec. 22. Tickets $45 and up. The Edye at The Broad Stage, 1310 11th St., Santa Monica. 310-434-3200. www.thebroadstage.org

Lythgoe Household Panto – The Fantastic Winter of Oz: An up to date model of the “The Wizard of Oz” story informed in the type of a standard British panto, 1 and 6 p.m. Dec. 15-16. Present runs 7:30 p.m. Dec. 20; 2:30 and seven:30 p.m. Dec. 21; 1 and 6 p.m. Dec. 22-23; dates by way of Dec. 30. Tickets $60 and up. Pasadena Civic Auditorium, 300 E. Inexperienced St. americanpanto.com/wonderful-winter-of-oz

The King and I: The musical by Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hammerstein II, based mostly on the novel “Anna and the King of Siam” by Margaret Landon that was based mostly on the memoirs of Anna Leonowens, opens 7:30 p.m. Dec. 27. Present runs Eight p.m. Dec. 28; 2 and eight p.m. Dec. 29; 1 and 6:30 p.m. Dec. 30. Tickets $39 and up. Kavli Theatre at Thousand Oaks Civic Arts Plaza, 2100 Thousand Oaks Blvd. 805-449-2775. broadwayinthousandoaks.com

 

ONGOING THEATER

 

It’s a Fantastic Life: Theatre West on the Air Gamers carry out a radio drama, Eight p.m. Dec. 7-Eight; 2 p.m. Dec. 9. Tickets $25. 3333 Cahuenga Blvd. W., Los Angeles. 323-851-7977. theatrewest.org

The Little Foxes: Antaeus Theatre Co. presents Lillian Hellman’s 1939 play about greed. Present runs Eight p.m. Friday-Saturday; 2 p.m. Sunday by means of Dec. 10. Additionally, Eight p.m. Dec. 10. Tickets $35. Kiki & David Gindler Performing Arts Middle, 110 E. Broadway, Glendale. 818-506-1983. www.antaeus.org

Exit Wounds: World premiere of a play by Wendy Graf a few lady who has retreated from a tragic occasion that has affected three household generations. Present runs Eight p.m. Dec. Eight; 2 and seven p.m. Dec. 9; dates by means of Dec. 15. Tickets $38. Grove Theater Middle, 1111-b W. Olive Ave., Burbank. 800-838-3006. www.hartnpi.org/tickets

Hansel and Gretel: Los Angeles Opera presents the opera by Engelbert Humperdinck. Present runs 2 p.m. Dec. 9; 7:30 p.m. Dec. 12; 7:30 p.m. Dec. 15. Tickets $18 and up. Dorothy Chandler Pavilion, 135 N. Grand Ave., Los Angeles. 213-972-8001. laopera.org

Julius Caesar: Irreverent Shakespeare Co. presents an all-female forged. Minimal age 14. Dec. 7-9 at a personal residence in Pasadena; and Dec. 15 at Hudson Loft, 1200 S. Hope St. (indoors), Los Angeles. Tickets $20. www.irreverentshakespeare.com

Value of Dwelling: A play by Martyna Majok about 4 individuals, two with disabilities, who’re dealing with life. The play gained the 2018 Pulitzer Prize. Present runs Eight p.m. Friday; 2 and eight p.m. Saturday; 2 p.m. Sunday by way of Dec. 16. Additionally, Eight p.m. Dec. 10. Tickets $40; $45 VIP; $35 ages 65 and older; $25 college students. Fountain Theatre, 5060 Fountain Ave., Los Angeles. 323-663-1525. www.fountaintheatre.com

Not That Jewish: Jewish Ladies’s Theatre presents a one-woman play by Monica Piper. Present runs Eight p.m. Wednesday-Thursday and Saturday; 2 and seven:30 p.m. Sunday via Dec. 16. Additionally, Eight p.m. Dec. 12. Tickets $40 in advance; $45 at the door. The Braid, Efficiency and Artwork Area, 2912 Colorado Ave., #102, Santa Monica. 310-315-1400. www.jewishwomenstheatre.org

Confederates: A play by Suzanne Bradbeer about two journalists deciding on publishing a compromising photograph of a presidential candidate’s daughter. Present runs Eight p.m. Dec.7; Eight p.m. Dec. 15; 2 and seven p.m. Dec. 16. Tickets $38. Grove Theater Middle, 1111-b W. Olive Ave., Burbank. 800-838-3006. www.hartnpi.org/tickets

She Loves Me: Actors Co-op Theatre Co. presents the musical by Jerry Bock, Sheldon Harnick and Joe Masteroff, based mostly on Miklós László’s 1937 play “Perfumerie,” about two store clerks who don’t get alongside however who’re, unknowingly, pen buddies. Present runs Eight p.m. Friday-Saturday; 2:30 p.m. Sunday by way of Dec. 16. Tickets $39; $35 ages 60 and older; $30 college students. Actors Co-op David Schall Theatre, 1760 N. Gower St. (on the campus of First Presbyterian Church of Hollywood). 323-462-8460. www.actorsco-op.org

Steambath: The play by Bruce Jay Friedman a few group of lately deceased individuals, an encounter with God and the which means of life. Mature viewers: grownup themes and partial nudity. Present runs Eight p.m. Friday-Saturday; 2 p.m. Sunday by way of Dec. 16. Tickets $32; $37. Odyssey Theatre, 2055 S. Sepulveda Blvd., Los Angeles. 310-477-2055, Ext. 2. www.odysseytheatre.com

Welcome to Illyria! or An Exceedingly Foolish Retelling of Shakespeare’s Twelfth Night time: 4 Clowns current the comedy expertise. Minimal age 13. Present runs Eight p.m. Dec. 7-Eight; 2 and eight p.m. Dec. 9; Eight p.m. Dec. 14-15; 2 and eight p.m. Dec. 16. Tickets $12 on-line; $15; $10 on-line and at the door for two p.m. Sunday exhibits. Shakespeare Middle of Los Angeles. 1238 W. First St., Los Angeles. welcometoillyria.bpt.me

King Lear: Zombie Joe’s Underground Theatre Group presents Shakespeare’s tragedy. Minimal age 13. Present runs 7 p.m. Sunday; Eight p.m. Monday by way of Dec. 17. Tickets $15. 4850 Lankershim Blvd., North Hollywood. 818-202-4120. zombiejoes.com

A Christmas Carol with Charles Dickens: Unbiased Shakespeare Co. presents Charles Dickens (David Melville) studying his story together with dramatic sound results, interjections and music (by Kalean Ung). Minimal age Eight. Present runs 7:30 p.m. Dec. 7-Eight; 2 p.m. Dec. 9; dates by way of Dec. 23. Tickets $25; $35. Unbiased Studio at the Atwater Crossing Arts + Innovation Complicated, 3191 Casitas Ave., #130, Los Angeles. 818-710-6306. www.iscla.org

Sugar Plum Fairy: A play by Sandra Tsing Loh a few 12-year-old woman who goals of performing in The Nutcracker. Minimal age Eight. Enjoyable gown code: ugly vacation sweaters, vacation hats or tutus. Present runs Eight:30 p.m. Friday-Saturday; Three p.m. Saturday-Sunday by means of Dec. 23. Tickets: $35/$41; $29/$34 ages 65 and older; $15/$18 ages 12 and youthful. Skylight Theatre, 1816 half Vermont Ave., Los Angeles. skylighttheatre.org

A Carol Christmas: The Group Rep presents a brand new musical model of Charles Dickens’ “A Christmas Carol” a few lady TV host wanting her employees to work via the holidays. Present runs Eight p.m. Friday-Saturday; 2 p.m. Sunday by way of Dec. 30. Tickets $25; $20 seniors and college students. Lonny Chapman Theatre, 10900 Burbank Blvd., North Hollywood. 818-763-5990. www.thegrouprep.com

Dixie’s Tupperware Celebration: One-woman comedy by Dixie Longate (Kris Andersson). Present runs Eight p.m. Wednesday-Friday; 2 and eight p.m. Saturday; 1 and 6:30 p.m. Sunday by means of Dec. 30. Tickets $35 and up. Kirk Douglas Theatre, 9820 Washington Blvd., Culver Metropolis. 213-628-2772. www.dixiestupperwareparty.com

Depraved: The musical by Winnie Holzman and Stephen Schwartz, based mostly on the Gregory McGuire novel, a retelling of L. Frank Baum’s 1900 novel “The Wonderful Wizard of Oz.” Minimal really helpful age Eight; nobody ages Four and youthful. Present runs Eight p.m. Dec. 7; 2 and eight p.m. Dec. Eight; 1 and 6:30 p.m. Dec. 9; Eight p.m. Dec. 11-14; dates via Jan. 27. Tickets $62 and up. Hollywood Pantages, 6233 Hollywood Blvd., Hollywood. Theatre, 323-468-1770. Tickets, 800-982-2787. www.hollywoodpantages.com

Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs: Storybook Theatre presents a musical adaptation of the fairy story by Richard Berent, Scott Martin and Rob Meurer. Present runs 1 p.m. Saturday by means of March 2. Tickets $15; $12 youngsters. Theatre West, 3333 Cahuenga Blvd. W., Los Angeles. 818-761-2203. www.theatrewest.org

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