February 1 – February 8
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February 6 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
On the opening day of Masters, our store presents a special sale with premier vendors. From the Bohlin Company, find finely crafted silver buckles, watches, and other accessories. From Waddell Trading Company, one of the finest Native American jewelry galleries in the United States, browse and buy high-end earrings, bracelets, and bolos. Joining them is Laila Asgari, a local glass artist whose beautiful work has been featured in Cowboys & Indians magazine, as well as Kathy Whitman-Elk Woman...
February 6 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
THE WIZARD OF OZ, 1939, Warner Bros., 101 min. Dir. Victor Fleming. Judy Garland is Dorothy in this sublime, candy-colored adaptation of L. Frank Baums childrens favorite, one of the most beloved film classics of all time. Take a surreal stroll down the yellow brick road with Dorothy as she encounters the Tin Man (Jack Haley), the Scarecrow (Ray Bolger), the Cowardly Lion (Bert Lahr), Glinda the Good Witch (Billie Burke), the Wicked Witch of the West (Margaret Hamilton) and the title character (...
February 6 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Experience stories and poems recorded by the late Pete Seeger as an ensemble of singers and musicians play a combination of new music and memorable tunes popularized by the American folk music hero!...
February 7 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Join this interactive performance filled with beautiful fairies, music, laughs and fun. As the audience makes their way through the forest, they actually become part of the story. Youll meet faeries and funny creatures, maybe even Faery Royalty! A perfect show for the young and the young at heart! Many children come in costume. Wings, garlands, wands and wizard hats available there for $5-$10 for sale. There is something for the whole family in this interactive original show. Groups and birthday...
February 7 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
The elite Elixir Advertising Agency needs new ideas! Can you invent a potion that cures baldness and sell a billion bottles? In this workshop, participants identify real-world problems and invent a life-changing miracle elixir! Instructor Paris Hyun is a writer and web developer who enjoys inventing smoothies. For children ages 7-11....
February 7 @ 12:30 pm – 2:30 pm
STRONGLY RECOMMENDED! raves LA PARENT.A splendid childrens theatrical experience with a terrific new twist. Keeps the children glued to the action! We couldnt have said it better ourselves, says Playhouse audience coordinator Patricia Williams. Everyone loves this show girls, boys, parents and grandparents everyone comes out smiling. Follow Alice as she accepts a party invitation to visit the wonderful Wonderland characters of her youth and returns to find her old friends, the Queen of Hearts, t...
February 7 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Jan. 28 April 10 The Matrix Theatre Company honors Black History Month with the Los Angeles premiere of The Mountaintop, directed by Obie Award-winner Roger Guenveur Smith. Recipient of Londons 2010 Olivier Award, Katori Halls gripping and often humorous re-imagining of events the night before the assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. takes on new meaning with the advent of the Black Lives Matter movement. What thoughts and emotions might have pulsed through the mind and heart of Martin L...
February 7 @ 3:00 pm – 5:05 pm
FOREVER HOUSE, world premiere A dark comedy in two acts about love, gay marriage, and the improbable, unpredictable implications of acquiring real estate. A first mortgage, curb appeal, social respectability… What could possibly go wrong? Synopsis: What could possibly go wrong for this thirty-something gay couple? Jack and Ben are buying their first home, a Forever House. But, from the day they close, a host of unleashed demons invade their lives testing the strength of their bond and bringing...
February 8 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Greg Lynn is the founder of Greg Lynn FORM, and has been a professor in the UCLA Department of Architecture and Urban Design since 1998. For 30 years he has explored the intersection of the digital and physical in architecture. He is co-founder and chief creative officer of Piaggio Fast Forward, a lightweight urban mobility company. At the 11th Venice Biennale of Architecture, Lynn was awarded the Golden Lion and returns in 2016 where he will represent the United States in the American Pavilion...
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