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New Frosty Prince Takes Center Stage with California Contemporary Ballet’s “The Legend of Jack Frost”

There is much excitement at California DanceArts where roles have been cast and rehearsals for the new ballet are well under way. The school, nestled in the foothills of La Cañada, California, provides a home to California Contemporary Ballet, (http://CalBallet.com/) the versatile, long-established dance company that is currently preparing to launch one of its grandest full-scale ballets just ahead of the winter holidays. The Company…

Learn and Taste, Literally, the Art of “Fabulous Feasts”

Explore the art of festive meals by savoring one yourself during the “Taste of Art: Fabulous Feasts” workshop at the Huntington Library, Art Collections and Botanical Gardens on Sunday, December 14, 9:00 a.m. to 12:30…

Chamber of Commerce President’s Breakfast Honoring President Richard Chinen and Pasadena Tournament of Roses

Photos from 2013 Annual President’s Breakfast 2014 Annual Breakfast Honoree Tournament of Roses Association President Richard L. Chinen. Photo courtesy Tournament of Roses The Pasadena Chamber of Commerce will honor Tournament of Roses Association President…

Play at PPL: Toy Talk with Dr. Toy, Stevanne Auerbach, Ph.D.

Dr. Toy, Stevanne Auerbach, Ph.D. Choosing a toy for that special preschooler in one’s life can be difficult. There are so many options to choose from and many aren’t sure just which one to select.…

Altadena Library Presents “Holiday Jazz Concert and Sing-A-Long”

Join Altadena Library for a family holiday jazz concert and sing-along for all ages!  Get into the spirit of the holiday season with the Jazz Zone, with music director and emcee, Roscoe Lee Owens and…

Sunday, November 23

A Noise Within Continues its 2014-2015 Season with Dance of Death by August Strindberg

A Noise Within (ANW), the acclaimed classical repertory theatre company, continues its 2014-2015 REVOLUTIONary season with The Dance of Death by August Strindberg in a…

Sunday, November 23

Author Will Ask Pasadena Audience: How Can We Believe in Jesus in the 21st Century?

How can we believe in Jesus in the 21st century? This is the question that bestselling author James Carroll is going to discuss when he…

Sunday, November 23

Folk Rock Band to Bring Back Music of Early ’60s

Three members of the folk rock musical group We Five will bring back the classic folk era of the early ’60s through a comeback concert…

Friday, November 28

Old Pasadena’s Free Holiday Celebration Brings Snow, Santa, and Festivities to Holly Street

Old Pasadena hosts fun, family-friendly festivities on Holly Street with the Old Pasadena Holiday Celebration (www.oldpasadena.org/holiday) on Friday, November 28, from 4:00 to 8:00 p.m.…

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Jim ‘Kimo’ West and His Christmas Luau Christmas Show at the Coffee Gallery Backstage

Award-winnning slack key guitarist, Jim “Kimo” West brings his annual Holiday Slack Key Show to The Coffee Gallery Backstage Sunday, December 14, 7:00 p.m. Tickets at $18. Drawing on material from his two acclaimed holiday CDʻs, Kimoʻs slack key artistry brings the essence of the islands to holiday classics, traditional Hawaiian folk music and hapa haole standards. Joining Kimo will be violinist, Tom Atwater, vocalist Diana Tanaka and traditional hula dancer, Amanda Taketa. Kimo is regarded as one of the world’s foremost “ki ho’alu” or Hawaiian “slack key” guitar artists. This warm and engaging acoustic guitar style has it’s roots…

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