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Things to do in the San Fernando Valley, Jan. 4-11 – Daily News

Things to do in the San Fernando Valley, Jan. 4-11 – Daily News



Winter Dawn by Mardi Georgio is a part of an exhibit at the reopening of the Santa Clarita Artists Affiliation Gallery in Newhall. (Photograph courtesy of Mardi Georgio)



There’s all the time one thing fascinating to do in the San Fernando Valley and higher Los Angeles space. Here’s a sampling of entertainments this week and in addition save-the-date occasions to put in your calendar.




Flashlight Safari at Wildlife Studying Middle: View nocturnal wildlife throughout 30-minute excursions of the middle, 6, 6:30 and seven p.m. Jan. 5. Deliver your personal flashlight. Admission $15 (tickets bought on-line solely till 2 p.m. Jan. 5). 16027 Yarnell St., Sylmar. 818-362-8711.

Oshogatsu Household Pageant: A brand new yr celebration, with a preview of the upcoming Yr of the Boar, consists of craft actions, meals samples, memento pictures, sweet sculpture and rice pounding demonstrations, 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Jan. 6. Free. Japanese American Nationwide Museum, 100 N. Central Ave., Los Angeles. 213-625-0414.

William Mellenthin and His Birdhouse Ranch Houses: Writer Chris Lukather discusses the matter at a gathering of the Little Landers Historic Society, 1 p.m. Jan. 12. Donation $Three. E-book will probably be out there for buy in the present store. Bolton Corridor Museum, 10110 Commerce Ave., Tujunga. 818-352-3420.

Celebration for International Residents: We Are From the Earth presents a night of artwork, social consciousness schooling workshops and music, Four-Eight p.m. Jan. 12. Blues and jazz singer Barbara Morrison performs. Tickets $10. Reservations. Fiesta Corridor in Plummer Park, 7377 Santa Monica Blvd., West Hollywood.

Ladies Breaking Plates: A constructive picture transformation social gathering for ladies with interactive stations that assist ladies break away from destructive views, 5-9:30 p.m. Jan. 12. Occasion begins with a guided meditation. Occasion does consists of writing down one thing to launch on a plate after which throwing plate onto a brick wall. See web site for different actions. Admission $50. Reservations required.




Enjoyable-A-Day Reseda Group: Create one thing – 31 tasks – daily in January. Household-friendly artwork tasks; all ages. Challenge concepts: comics, doodles, drawings, needlework, poems, miniature sculptures. Gallery present of tasks: March Three (at San Fernando Valley Arts and Cultural Middle in Tarzana). Free to enter present. Let the organizers know what your tasks may be for planning gallery area. Donations for the present (meals, drinks, provides) and volunteer committee members for planning and volunteer musicians are wanted. E mail: [email protected] Textual content: 818-457-8975.

The Golden Rule Group Exhibit: Cal State Northridge artists discover the which means of the Golden Rule. Opens, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Jan. 7. Reception, Three-5 p.m. Jan. 19. Artists: Rachel Apthorp, Michael Castaneda, Alexander Hill, Oliver Mayhall, Jocelyn Morales, Teresa Morrison, Iris Peretz, Holly Stuczynski, Christoper Taylor, Emma Wolgast. Exhibit is a fundraiser for the Cal State Northridge Sculpture Membership. Gallery hours: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Saturday. Exhibit runs by means of Jan. 25. Canoga Park Youth Arts Middle, 7222 Remmet Ave., Canoga Park. 818-346-7099.

Excessive Faculty Invitational at Cal State Northridge: The 22nd annual occasion with paintings from San Fernando Valley highschool college students, opens noon-Four p.m. Jan. 7. Closing reception, 7-9 p.m. Jan. 18. Gallery hours: noon-Four p.m. Monday-Wednesday; noon-Eight p.m. Thursday; noon-Four p.m. Friday-Saturday. Exhibit runs via Jan. 19. CSUN Artwork Galleries, 18111 Nordhoff St., Northridge. 818-677-2226.

SCAA Gallery: “Fresh Perspectives,” group present. Opening reception, 5-Eight p.m. Jan. 11. Gallery’s winter hours: 5-Eight p.m. Friday; 2-Eight p.m. Saturday; 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Sunday. Exhibit runs via Feb. 24. 22508 Sixth St., Newhall. Name to affirm gallery hours, 661-244-7689.

Russell Hunziker: “A Walk with Nature: Art Exhibit & Sale.” Artist reception, 1-Three p.m. Jan. 12. Gallery hours: 9 a.m.-Four:30 p.m. day by day. Exhibit runs via Feb. 27. Portion of gross sales to be donated to additional arts in the Santa Monica Mountains Nationwide Recreation Middle. Santa Monica Mountains Interagency Customer Middle, 26876 Mulholland Freeway, Calabasas. 805-370-2302. E-mail: [email protected]




Hauser & Wirth: Three reveals: “Calder: Nonspace,” (by way of Jan. 6);  “Zoe Leonard.Analogue” (by way of Jan. 20) and “Julian Rosefeldt.Manifesto” (via Jan. 6). Gallery hours: 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Tuesday-Sunday. 901 E. Third St., Los Angeles. 213-943-1620.

Los Angeles Municipal Artwork Gallery: “Here,” a gaggle present by artists exploring actual and imagined boundaries. Gallery hours: 11 a.m.-Four p.m. Thursday-Sunday. Closed on official Metropolis of Los Angeles holidays. Exhibit runs by way of Jan. 6. The gallery is in Barnsdall Artwork Park, 4800 Hollywood Blvd., Los Angeles. 323-644-6269.

Kwan Fong Gallery of Artwork and Tradition at California Lutheran College: “Pyrometric: Earth and Ash in the Anthropocene.”  Gallery hours: Eight a.m.-Eight p.m. Monday-Saturday. Exhibit runs by means of Jan. 10. The gallery is in the Soiland Humanities Middle, 60 W. Olsen Street, Thousand Oaks. 805-493-3697.

Model Library & Artwork Middle: “Nexus II” group present, mini solo exhibitions from “Ermsy: “Saying Yes to Saying No,” “Drew Merritt: The Overture,” “Robert Proch: In Women We Trust” and “Super A: Domestication,” an set up and a mural by Bumblebeelovesyou and sculptural installations by Spenser Little. Reveals are open throughout library hours: 11 a.m.-Eight p.m. Tuesday-Thursday; 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Friday-Sunday. Reveals run by way of Jan. 11. Model Library & Artwork Middle, 1601 W. Mountain St., Glendale. 818-548-2051.

La Galeria Gítana: “Good Things Come in Small Packages,” group present. Gallery hours: noon-6 p.m. Tuesday; noon-Four p.m. Wednesday-Saturday. Exhibit runs by means of Jan. 11. 120 N. Maclay Ave., Suite E, San Fernando. 818-898-7708.

Leica Gallery Los Angeles: “Islands,” wonderful artwork images by David Darby, Charlie Lieberman and Mandy Walker, members of the American Society of Cinematographers. Gallery hours: 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Monday-Saturday; noon-5 p.m. Sunday. Exhibit runs by way of Jan. 13. 8783 Beverly Blvd., West Hollywood. 424-777-0341.

Fahey/Klein Gallery: “Mark Seliger: Photographs.” Gallery hours: 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday. Exhibit runs by means of Jan. 19. 148 N. La Brea Ave., Los Angeles. 323-934-2250.

Radiant Area: “Peter Mars: Gold Rush.” Gallery hours: name for hours or e-mail: [email protected] Exhibit runs by way of Jan. 19. 1444 N. Sierra Bonita Ave., Los Angeles. 323-522-4496.

Incarceration Nation – the US Jail Industrial Complicated: Group present with archive artwork, modern and prison-made artwork.  Gallery hours: 9 a.m.-10 p.m. Thursday; 9 a.m.-6 p.m. Friday-Saturday; noon-6 p.m. Sunday. Exhibit runs via Feb. 10. ReflectSpace at Glendale Central Library, 222 E. Harvard St., Glendale. 818-548-2021.

Debbi Singer: “AffirmSHEArt – Working It Out in Paint.” Artwork on view throughout restaurant hours: 11:30 a.m.-Three p.m. Monday-Friday; 5-10 p.m. Monday-Thursday; 5-11 p.m. Friday-Saturday; 5-9 p.m. Sunday. Exhibit runs by way of February. Higher West Restaurant, 3321 Pico Blvd., Santa Monica. 320-586-1111.




Sherman Oaks Pals of the Library used guide sale: 9:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Jan. 12. 14245 Moorpark St. 818-205-9716.

Lincoln A. Mitchell: Discusses and indicators “Baseball Goes West: The Dodgers, the Giants and the Shaping of the Major Leagues,” 7:30 p.m. Jan. 15. The Final Bookstore, 453 S. Spring St., Los Angeles. 213-488-0599. to




Comedy Mashup: Eight p.m. Jan. Four. Grownup content material. Tickets $12 in advance; $18. The Fundamental, 24266 Most important St., Newhall.

The Society Comedy Troupe: Improv with viewers participation, Eight p.m. Jan. 5. All ages. Tickets $15; $12 seniors and college students. The Important, 24266 Foremost St., Newhall.

Whose Reside Anyway?: Comedians Jeff B. Davis, Joel Murray, Greg Proops and Ryan Stiles (the present forged of “Whose Line Is It Anyway?) carry out, Eight p.m. Jan. 18. Tickets $31 and up. Kavli Theatre at Thousand Oaks Civic Arts Plaza, 2100 E. Thousand Oaks Blvd. 805-449-2787.




Aspen Santa Fe Ballet: Carry out “Dream Play,” by Fernando Melo, “1st Flash,” by Jorma Elo, and “Tuplet,” by Alexander Ekman, Eight p.m. Jan. 19. Tickets $39 and up. The Soraya at Cal State Northridge, 18111 Nordhoff St., Northridge. 818-677-3000.




Frederick R. Weisman Museum of Artwork: Jan. 12: “Richard Diebenkorn: Beginnings, 1942-1955,” by means of March 31. Opening reception, 2-Four p.m. Jan. 13. Hours: 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesday-Sunday; closed on main holidays. Free admission. The museum is situated at Pepperdine College, 24255 Pacific Coast Freeway, Malibu. 310-506-4851.




California Museum of Artwork Thousand Oaks at The Oaks: “Kevin Sloan: A Collection of Rarities,” by way of Feb. 17. Hours: noon-7 p.m. Wednesday-Sunday. Admission $6. 350 W. Hillcrest Drive, Thousand Oaks.

Forest Garden Museum–Glendale: “Women of Vision: National Geographic Photographers on Assignment,” via April 7. Hours: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesday-Sunday. Free admission. 1712 S. Glendale Blvd. 323-340-4545.;

The Getty Middle: “Artful Words: Calligraphy in Illuminated Manuscripts,” via April 7. “Spectacular Mysteries: Renaissance Drawings Revealed,” via April 28. Hours: 10 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Tuesday-Friday and Sunday; 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Saturday. Free admission. Parking $15; $10 after Three p.m. Getty Middle Drive at North Sepulveda Blvd., Los Angeles. 310-440-7300.

Japanese American Nationwide Museum: “Gambatte! Legacy of an Enduring Spirit,” modern photographs taken by photojournalist Paul Kitagaki Jr. and paired to photographs shot by quite a lot of photographers, together with Ansel Adams and Dorothea Lange, of Japanese People who have been forcibly incarcerated throughout World Struggle II, by means of April 28. Hours: 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesday-Wednesday and Friday-Sunday; noon-Eight p.m. Thursday. Admission $12; $6 seniors and college students; free for ages 5 and youthful. 100 N. Central Ave., Los Angeles. 213-625-0414.

La Brea Tar Pits and Museum: “Mammoths and Mastodons: At La Brea Tar Pits,” a touring exhibition from the Area Museum in Chicago options 3D replicas and hands-on shows. A 3D movie “Titans of the Ice Age” can also be a part of the exhibit ($5; The exhibit shall be on show for about one yr. Hours: 9:30 a.m.-5 p.m. every day. Admission $15; $12 ages 62 and older and school college students; $12 ages 13-17; $7 ages Three-12. 5801 Wilshire Blvd., Los Angeles. 323-934-7243.

Los Angeles County Museum of Artwork: “The Jeweled Isle: Art from Sri Lanka,” via June 23. Hours: 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday, Tuesday and Thursday; 11 a.m.-Eight p.m. Friday; 10 a.m.-7 p.m. Saturday-Sunday. Admission $20; $16 ages 65 and older and college students; free for ages 17 and youthful. 5905 Wilshire Blvd., Los Angeles. 323-857-6000.

Pure Historical past Museum: “Art of the Jewel: The Crevoshay Collection,” artwork and science behind the jewellery designed by Paula Crevoshay, by way of Might 12. Hours: 9:30 a.m.-5 p.m. every day (besides closed on Jan. 1, July Four, Thanksgiving and Christmas). Admission $12; $9 ages 62 and older and college students; $5 ages Three-12. 900 Exhibition Blvd., Los Angeles. 213-763-3466.

Ronald Reagan Presidential Museum: “An American Christmas,” 25 timber adorned with Americana ornaments, plus a show of handcrafted Hanukkiahs that got to the president whereas in the White Home, via Jan. 6 (museum admission consists of this exhibit; “Holidays Lights,” an outside occasion with animated shows, lasers, LEDs, 3D projections, music and interactive photograph ops, 6-10 p.m. every day by means of Jan. 6 (admission $17 ages 18 and older; $12 ages Three-17; Ongoing: “Pompeii,” by way of April 21. Hours: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. every day. Admission to the museum consists of the particular reveals “An American Christmas” and “Pompeii”: $29; $26 ages 62 and older; $19 ages 11-17; $16 ages Three-10. 40 Presidential Drive, Simi Valley. 805-577-4066.

Norton Simon Museum: “Titian’s Lady in White,” by way of March 25 (on mortgage from the Gemäldegalerie Alte Meister, Dresden). Hours: noon-5 p.m. Monday, Wednesday-Thursday; 11 a.m.-Eight p.m. Friday-Saturday; 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Sunday. Vacation particular hours: 11 a.m.-Four p.m. Dec. 31. Closed on Christmas and Rose Parade Day. Admission $15; $12 ages 62 and older; free for ages 18 and youthful. 411 W. Colorado Blvd., Pasadena. 626-449-6840.

Skirball Cultural Middle: “Notorious RBG: The Life and Times of Ruth Bader Ginsburg,” by means of March 10. Hours: noon-5 p.m. Tuesday-Friday; 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday-Sunday. Admission $12; $9 seniors; $7 ages 2-12. 2701 N. Sepulveda Blvd., Los Angeles. 310-440-4500.

Valley Relics Museum: Museum hours: 10 a.m.-Three p.m. Thursday; 10 a.m.-Four p.m. Friday; 11 a.m.-Four p.m. Saturday; 11 a.m.-Three p.m. Sunday. Admission $10; $Eight seniors; free for ages 10 and youthful (additionally, free from 10 a.m.-noon on Thursdays). 7900 Balboa Blvd., Hangar C Three & Four, Van Nuys (entrance on Stagg Road). 818-616-4083.;




Lisa Hilton: The pianist performs music from her album “Oasis,” 7:30 p.m. Jan. 5. Tickets $28; $14 college students. Zipper Corridor at the Colburn Faculty, 200 S. Grand Ave., Los Angeles.;

Valley Jazz Membership: Native musicians carry out, 1-Three p.m. Jan. 6, adopted by Richie Freedman’s Cool Blue, Three-Four p.m. Tickets $10. Elks Lodge, 20925 Osborne St., Canoga Park. 818-388-5018.

Middle Stage Opera’s Amici Della Musica: Patrick Blackwell, Julia Timmons, Dylan F. Thomas, Shira Renee Thomas and Maggie Renee Valdman carry out opera, jazz and Broadway songs, 6 p.m. Jan. 6. Tickets $59, consists of an Italian buffet dinner. Reservations required. Knollwood Nation Membership, 12040 Balboa Blvd., Granada Hills. 818-517-4102.

Camerata Pacifica: “Why Beethoven?” challenge collection continues with the Calder Quartet performing Beethoven’s Septet in E-flat Main, Op. 20, Mozart’s Quintet for Piano and Winds in E-flat Main, Okay. 452 and Poulenc’s Sextet, Eight p.m. Jan. 10. Tickets $58. Zipper Corridor at the Colburn Faculty, 200 S. Grand Ave., Los Angeles.

Le Salon de Musiques: Chamber music live performance with music by P. Juon, Rachmaninoff and Tchaikovsky, Four p.m. Jan. 13. Tickets $85; $45 college students (consists of excessive tea buffet by Patina and champagne). Reservations required. Dorothy Chandler Pavilion, fifth flooring, 135 N. Grand Ave., Los Angeles. 310-498-0257.




Smothers Theatre at Pepperdine College: John Sebastian, Eight p.m. Jan. 10 ($20 and up); Jeffrey Osborne, Eight p.m. Jan. 12 ($40 and up); Alasdair Fraser and Natalie Haas, 2 p.m. Jan. 13 ($15 and up); Sheena Easton, Eight p.m. Jan. 19 ($40 and up); Invoice Frisell, Eight p.m. Jan. 22 ($20 and up);  Dan Zanes and Claudia Eliaza carry out a household live performance, 2 p.m. Jan. 27 (for ages Three and older; $10 and up;; On Broadway, live performance with an ensemble of singers, Eight p.m. Jan. 29 ($20 and up). 24255 Pacific Coast Freeway, Malibu. 310-506-4522.

The Soraya at Cal State Northridge: Branford Marsalis Quartet, Eight p.m. Jan. 24 ($35 and up); We Shall Overcome: Damien Sneed, Eight p.m. Jan. 26 ($34 and up); Esa-Pekka Salonen conducts the Colburn Orchestra, Eight p.m. Jan. 31 ($30 and up); Rosanne Money, Eight p.m. Feb. 17 ($39 and up). Costs topic to change. 18111 Nordhoff St., Northridge. 818-677-3000.




A Misunderstanding: A play by Matt Chait that explores whether or not two individuals can basically disagree however stay in love with one another, opening Eight p.m. Jan. Four. Present runs Eight p.m. Friday-Saturday; Three p.m. Sunday via Feb. Three. Tickets $15 previews; $45 opening night time; $30. The Complicated at the Ruby Theatre, 6476 Santa Monica Blvd., Hollywood. 323-960-4418.

Ceaselessly Brooklyn! – A Kosher Musical Comedy: A one-man present with Danny DiTorrice, written by Mark Wesley Curran, a few Jewish-American comic recalling rising up in Brooklyn in the 1950-1960s, opens 7:30 p.m. Jan. 5. Present runs 7:30 p.m. Saturdays by way of Feb. 9. Tickets $30. Whitefire Theatre, 13500 Ventura Blvd., Sherman Oaks.

To All the Lights in the Window: A play by Chris Haas about love, mania and stress in a psychiatric hospital, opens Eight p.m. Jan. 12. Present runs Eight p.m. Saturday; 7 p.m. Sunday by means of Feb. 17. Tickets $20. Loft Ensemble Theater, 13442 Ventura Blvd., Sherman Oaks.




Particular: A premiere of a brand new comedy by Andrew Osborne about “The Stars Wars Holiday Special” and the way it got here to be. Present runs Eight p.m. Thursday-Saturday; 5 p.m. Sunday by means of Jan. 13. Tickets $25 on Friday-Saturday; $20 on Thursday and Sunday. Theatre of NOTE, 1517 N. Cahuenga Blvd., Hollywood. 800-838-3006.

Depraved: The musical by Winnie Holzman and Stephen Schwartz, based mostly on the Gregory McGuire novel, a retelling of L. Frank Baum’s 1900 novel “The Wonderful Wizard of Oz.” Minimal really helpful age Eight; nobody ages Four and youthful. Present runs Eight p.m. Jan. Four; 2 and eight p.m. Jan. 5; 1 and 6:30 p.m. Jan. 6; Eight p.m. Jan. Eight-11; dates by way of Jan. 27. Tickets $62 and up. Hollywood Pantages, 6233 Hollywood Blvd., Hollywood. Theatre, 323-468-1770. Tickets, 800-982-2787.

Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs: Storybook Theatre presents a musical adaptation of the fairy story by Richard Berent, Scott Martin and Rob Meurer. Present runs 1 p.m. Saturday via March 2. Tickets $15; $12 youngsters. Theatre West, 3333 Cahuenga Blvd. W., Los Angeles. 818-761-2203.

Submit calendar listings a minimum of two weeks in advance to [email protected] 818-713-3708.