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Sierra Madre Playhouse Presents Deathtrap – A Mystery

Sierra Madre Playhouse presents Deathtrap. A mystery. Written by Ira Levin and directed by Christian Lebano. Produced by Estelle Campbell and Christian Lebano for Sierra Madre Playhouse. Deathtrap opens on October 2 until November 8, 2015. Sidney Bruhl writes mystery plays for Broadway. A playwright of some repute, he’s hit a creative funk compounded by writer’s block following an early period of stellar successes. Meanwhile,…

Works by Sarah Kate Wilson are Featured in Expanding on and Expansive Subject at Armory

Expanding on an expansive subject, Part 8: Sarah Kate Wilson: Projected Paintings continues a nine part, nineteen-month series exploring the expanded field of painting. Through her newest series, Projected Paintings, Wilson examines the possibilities for…

Michael Feinstein and the Pasadena POPS Pay Tribute to Ella Fitzgerald and Nat King Cole

Ann Hampton Callaway (l) and Denzel Sinclaire (r). Photo courtesy Pasadena Symphony and Pops Michael Feinstein. Photo courtesy Pasadena Symphony and Pops Michael Feinstein and the Pasadena POPS continue their one of a kind, popular…

Caltech Professor Discovers “Failed Stars” Host Powerful Auroral Displays

Artist's impression of an auroral display on a brown dwarf. Credit: Chuck Carter and Gregg Hallinan/Caltech Brown dwarfs are relatively cool, dim objects that are difficult to detect and hard to classify. They are too…

Chieli Minucci and Special EFX Perform Jazz at the Levitt

On Sunday, August 2 at 7:00 p.m. enjoy the cool stylings of Chieli Minucci and Special EFX. Chieli Minucci and Special EFX is a contemporary jazz group lead by the Emmy-winning and GRAMMY nominated guitarist…

Thursday, July 30

The Baseball Reliquary Presents A Baseball Buffet

The Baseball Reliquary presents a sumptuous feast for the eyes, A Baseball Buffet, an exhibition at the Pasadena Central Library, 285 E. Walnut Street, from…

Thursday, July 30

Today: Former President Jimmy Carter Comes to Pasadena

  Former President Jimmy Carter, 39th president of the United States, is coming to Pasadena on July 30 to sign copies of his latest book,…

Thursday, July 30

Feeling Jazzy with Jazzy Ash and the Leapin’ Lizzards

Spend a summer afternoon with a little music from New Orleans on Thursday, July 30,  4:00 p.m. The concert features Jazzy Ash and the Leapin’ Lizzards.…

Thursday, July 30

America’s Big Band Sound is Skipping into Altadena Thursday

America’s big band sound is coming to Altadena, when Skip Spiro’s 10-piece Jazz/Blues Project performs at The Coffee Gallery Backstage Thursday, July 30th. The band…

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We Five’s Burgans and Chan Perform at the Coffee Gallery

Jerry Burgan, co-founder of the ‘Grammy nominated group, We Five, returns to The Coffee Gallery Backstage on Saturday, August 1,  joined by We Five’s lead singer, Debbie Burgan, and their long time bassist, Tholow Chan. With musical roots tracing back to the classic folk era of the early 60s, they rode the leading edge of the folk-rock tidal wave that followed their hit recordings of You Were On My Mind and Get Together. The Songs and Stories of Burgan and Chan bring every audience on a first-person musical joy ride though some of the most magical and memorable moments of…

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