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Conan O’Brien’s In-House Keyboardist Goes to Levitt Pavilion

Conan O’Brien’s in-house keyboardist Scott Healy will lead a free concert at Levitt Pavilion on Sunday, August 3, 5:30 p.m. The Los-Angeles based artist is a composer, producer, pianist and multi-keyboardist who scored a 2014 Grammy nomination for his ten-piece jazz ensemble Hudson City Suite. Healy is best known as keyboardist in the house band for Conan O’Brien—first on “Late Night with Conan O’Brien” in…

Relive Post-War Despair with Christopher Fry’s “The Lady’s Not For Burning”

A Noise Within theater company will relive the “exhaustion and despair” people felt right after World War II through the reading of Christopher Fry’s “The Lady’s Not For Burning” on Monday, August 4, 7:00 p.m.…

NASA Mars Spacecraft Prepare for Close Comet Flyby

This graphic depicts the orbit of comet C/2013 A1 Siding Spring as it swings around the sun in 2014. On Oct. 19, the comet will have a very close pass at Mars. Its nucleus will…

Wayne Brady to Star in Kiss Me, Kate at Pasadena Playhouse

Wayne Brady. Photo courtesy The Pasadena Playhouse The Pasadena Playhouse (Artistic Director Sheldon Epps and Executive Director Elizabeth Doran) announced today that Wayne Brady will star as Fred/Petruchio in the Cole Porter Broadway musical Kiss…

Surface impressions of Rosetta’s comet

Images of comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko taken on July 14, 2014, by the OSIRIS imaging system aboard the European Space Agency’s Rosetta spacecraft have allowed scientists to create this three-dimensional shape model of the nucleus. Image credit:…

Tuesday, July 29

Tomorrow: Create Earth-Friendly Indigenous Art Through Australian Dot Painting

Painting by Janell Mithani The Pasadena Public Library-Hastings Branch will hold a workshop on an aboriginal Australian folk art that is not only earth-friendly but…

Wednesday, July 30

SteveSongs to Sing and Play at Levitt Pavilion

Steve Roslonek, also known as “Mr. Steve” in  PBS Kids Preschool Destination program, will perform with his band SteveSongs at Levitt Pavilion on Wednesday, July…

Wednesday, July 30

Satirist Eric Schwartz to Hold CD Release Party at Firefly Bistro

The Firefly Bistro will hold a party for the release of the latest CD of award-winning musical satirist and songwriter Eric Schwartz during the “Wine and…

Wednesday, July 30

Norton Simon to Hold Screening of Animated Film “The Aristocats”

The Norton Simon Museum will hold a screening of the 1978 Disney animated film “The Aristocrats” on Wednesday, July 30, 2:00-3:30 p.m. The film directed…

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Free Chamber Music Concert at Sierra Madre Library

Musicians Alan and Barbara Mullens Geier will headline the free Saturday Chamber Music concert at Sierra Madre Public Library on August 2, 2:00-4:00 p.m. Barbara, who plays the flute and Alan on keyboards are both music teachers in established Pasadena institutions. Barbara has taught at the Pasadena Conservatory of Music since 1998. She received her Bachelor of Arts degree from Occidental College and studied with David Shostac at California State University at Northridge. She has also studied with Janet Ferguson and Louise di Tullio, and attended master classes with Julius Baker, James Walker and Werner Tripp. The flute teacher has…

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