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Andre Giraldo: Solo Guitar Music in Concert at Crowell Public Library

Come to Crowell Public Library on Sunday, June 30 at 2:00 p.m. for a relaxing, thoroughly enjoyable hour of lyrical solo guitar music performed by Andre Giraldo. His song selection will include works by Heitor Villa Lobos from Brazil, Nikita Koshkin from Russia and Jorge Morel from Argentina. There is something for everyone from the serious classical music aficionado to the causal listener, and it…

Parson’s Nose to Stage Adaptation of ‘The Merchant of Venice’

Merchant of Venice's Trial Scene rehearsals. Photo courtesy Parson's Nose Theater Parson’s Nose Theater, the Pasadena-based theater company that performs condensed adaptations of the classics, rounds off its 2018-2019 season with an adaptation of William…

Boys & Girls Club of Pasadena Dance Team Takes First Place in Las Vegas

Boys & Girls Club of Pasadena Outspoken Dance Team win honors in Las Vegas April 22, 2019 The Boys & Girls Club of Pasadena’s Outspoken Dance Team brought home top honors from the Sharp International…

Restoration Concert Series Continues with The New Hollywood String Quartet

On Sunday, May 5, 2019, 4:00 p.m. the New Hollywood String Quartet (NHSQ) will present the outstanding performances of Tereza Stanislav and Rafael Rishik – violins, Robert Brophy – viola, and Andrew Shulman – cello…

NASA JPL’s InSight Detects First Likely ‘Quake’ on Mars

This image of InSight's seismometer was taken on the 110th Martian day, or sol, of the mission. The seismometer is called Seismic Experiment for Interior Structure, or SEIS. Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech NASA JPL’s Mars InSight lander has measured…

Wednesday, April 24

Los Angeles Children’s Chorus Holds Gala Bel Canto

Don Hahn courtesy of Don Hahn (l) and Jennifer & Joe Sliskovich courtesy of the Sliskovichs   Los Angeles Children’s Chorus (LACC), a leading youth…

Wednesday, April 24

Martin Chalifour with Friends Perform at The Huntington

On Wednesday, April 24, from 7:30 – 10:00 p.m., violinist Martin Chalifour will perform with several musician friends in Rothenberg Hall. Several rising young musicians…

Friday, April 26

The Glass Menagerie Debuts at A Noise Within

Photography © 2019 Craig Schwartz The Glass Menagerie is now playing at A Noise Within in East Pasadena. Written by iconic American playwright Tennessee Williams,…

Friday, April 26

A Noise Within Presents Tennessee Williams’ Great American Play, The Glass Menagerie

(L to R) Deborah Strang as Amanda Wingfield, Rafael Goldstein as Tom Wingfield, and Erika Soto as Laura Wingfield. Photo by Daniel Reichert A Noise…

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Caltech Students Chart a Course to Saturn’s Moon, Enceladus

Participants in the 2019 Caltech Space Challenge Credit: Simon Toedtli and Fabien Royer Where there is water, there may be life, which is why students participating in the 2019 Caltech Space Challenge were tasked with finding a way to probe Saturn’s moon Enceladus. Scientists have been particularly interested in the moon since 2005, when the Cassini–Huygens mission discovered that it contains an ocean of liquid water beneath its crust of ice. The Space Challenge—a biannual competition in which student teams meet over the course of a week and plan a space mission—tasked participants with finding a way to land and…

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