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Things to do in the San Fernando Valley, LA area, Nov. 16-23 – Daily News

Things to do in the San Fernando Valley, LA area, Nov. 16-23 – Daily News


L.A. Zoo Lights opens on Nov. 16 at the Los Angeles Zoo and Botanical Gardens. (Photograph by Jamie Pham/Los Angeles Zoo and Botanical Gardens)


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




L.A. Zoo Lights: Self-guided tour of sunshine shows together with animal constellations, a disco ball forest, the Twinkle Tunnel and water present, 6-10 p.m. Nov. 16. Hours: 6-10 p.m. every day by means of Jan. 6 (besides closed on Nov. 22 and Dec. 24-25). Admission for preview week, Nov. 16-21, $12 on-line for age 2 and older; admission for different dates varies from $14.95 to $21.95 for ages 13 and older and $11.95 to $16.95 ages 2-12; examine web site for VIP admission. Los Angeles Zoo and Botanical Gardens, 5333 Zoo Drive, Los Angeles.

Bianchi Planetarium at Cal State Northridge: “Autumn Sky” present, 7:30, and “George Ellery Hale,” Eight:30 p.m. Nov. 16. Minimal age Eight. Tickets $6 for one present; $10 for each. Lot G4 parking ($6). Planetarium is adjoining to Citrus Corridor, 18111 Nordhoff St. 818-677-2488.

Valley Relics Museum grand opening: 10 a.m.-Three p.m. Nov. 17. 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.;

LA CoMotion Mobility Pageant: Household-friendly occasion with cutting-edge new mobility and transportation reveals and check tracks, demos, audio system and workshops plus artwork installations, stand-up comedy, and meals vans, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Nov. 17. Free. Los Angeles Arts District, East Fifth and Colyton Road, Los Angeles.

Pasadena Mannequin Railroad Museum open home: Hours, 1-5 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Nov. 17; 1-5 p.m. Nov. 18; 7:30-9 p.m. Nov. 20. Admission $5; $1 ages 7-17. 5458 Alhambra Ave., Los Angeles.

Flashlight Safari at Wildlife Studying Middle: Excursions, 30-minutes every, to go to with nocturnal wildlife: 6, 6:30 and seven p.m. Nov. 17. Tickets $15 (bought on-line solely till 2 p.m. Nov. 17). Reservations required. Deliver your personal flashlight. The middle cares for displaced, rescued and zoo-born wildlife. 16027 Yarnell St., Sylmar. 818-362-8711.

Mild Up Most important Road! Santa Clarita: The occasion consists of arts and crafts on the market, efficiency by the band Prussia, meals vans and, making particular appearances, Santa Claus and Mrs. Claus, 6-9 p.m. Nov. 17. Shows and Christmas tree lighting, 7:30 p.m. In entrance of Previous City Newhall Library, 24500 Essential St., Santa Clarita, and between Lyons Avenue and Market Road.

The Grove Christmas Tree Lighting: The occasion consists of leisure by Daya, Andy Grammer, Parson James, JD McCrary, Rozzi, Lindsey Stirling, Pia Toscano with David Foster, 7 p.m. Nov. 18. 189 The Grove Drive, Los Angeles.

Tofurkey Trot 5K in Griffith Park: 10 a.m.-Three p.m. Nov. 25. Registration $35; $20 ages 12 via school college students; $15 ages 11 and youthful. A proportion of the entry payment goes to Manufacturing unit Farming Consciousness Coalition ( Crystal Springs Recreation Space, 4730 Crystal Springs Drive, Los Angeles.

Hollywood Christmas Parade: Grand marshal is Nancy O’ Dell, 5 p.m. Nov. 25. Individuals embrace celebrities from films and tv, marching bands and Santa Claus. Grandstand tickets $42.50 and up. Parade route: Hollywood Boulevard at Orange Drive, east on Hollywood to Vine Road, south on Vine to Sundown Boulevard, west on Sundown to Orange.

Valley Movie Tour: Jared Cowan leads the tour bus to movie places, 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Dec. 1. Tickets $39.95 on-line. Tour departs from Valley Relics Museum, 7900 Balboa Blvd., Hangar C Three & Four, Lake Balboa (entrance on Stagg Road).

Valley Brewery Tour: Cassie Angel leads the tour that features behind-the-scenes of 4 breweries, noon-5 p.m. Dec. Eight. Minimal age 21. Tickets $69 on-line. Tour departs from Valley Relics Museum, 7900 Balboa Blvd., Hangar C Three & Four, Lake Balboa (entrance on Stagg Road).




A Carol Christmas: The Group Rep presents a brand new musical model of Charles Dickens’ “A Christmas Carol” a few lady TV host wanting her employees to work via the holidays, opens Eight p.m. Nov. 16. Present runs Eight p.m. Friday-Saturday; 2 p.m. Sunday by means of Dec. 30 (no present Nov. 23). Additionally, 2 p.m. Nov. 24. Tickets $25; $20 seniors and college students. Lonny Chapman Theatre, 10900 Burbank Blvd., North Hollywood. 818-763-5990.

Exit Wounds: World premiere of a play by Wendy Graf a few lady who has retreated from a tragic occasion that has affected three household generations, opens Eight p.m. Nov. 16. Present runs Eight p.m. Nov. 17; Eight p.m. Nov. 23-23; 2 p.m. Nov. 25; dates via Dec. 15. Tickets $38. Grove Theater Middle, 1111-b W. Olive Ave., Burbank. 800-838-3006.

Millennium Magic XIX: Magicians from the Magic Fort carry out, Eight p.m. Nov. 16-17; 2 p.m. Nov. 18. Tickets $25. Theatre West, 3333 Cahuenga Blvd. W., Los Angeles. 323-851-7977.

Sisters Matsumoto: L.A. Theatre Works presents a staged studying of a play by Philip Kan Gotanda a few Japanese-American household returning residence from a World Conflict II internment camp, Eight p.m. Nov. 16; Three and eight p.m. Nov. 17; Four p.m. Nov. 18. Panel dialogue with Gotanda and actor-activist George Takei follows the Three p.m. Nov. 17 present. Performances are recorded reside for future radio broadcast. Tickets $45; $65. Parking: enter UCLA from Hilgard Avenue and park in Lot Three on the decrease degree. James Bridges Theatre at UCLA, 235 Charles E. Younger Drive, Los Angeles. 310-827-0889.

Hansel and Gretel: Los Angeles Opera presents the opera by Engelbert Humperdinck, 7:30 p.m. Nov. 17. Present runs 2 p.m. Nov. 25; 7:30 p.m. Dec. 6; 2 p.m. Dec. 9; 7:30 p.m. Dec. 12; 7:30 p.m. Dec. 15. Tickets $18 and up. Dorothy Chandler Pavilion, 135 N. Grand Ave., Los Angeles. 213-972-8001.

StoryTime: The Group Rep presents a salon of private tales, 7 p.m. Nov. 18. Tickets $12. Lonny Chapman Theatre, 10900 Burbank Blvd., North Hollywood. 818-763-5990.

Confederates: A play by Suzanne Bradbeer about two journalists deciding on publishing a compromising photograph of a presidential candidate’s daughter, 2 p.m. Nov. 18. Present runs 7 p.m. Nov. 25; Eight p.m. Nov. 29-30 and Dec. 1; dates by means of Dec. 16, Tickets $38. Grove Theater Middle, 1111-b W. Olive Ave., Burbank. 800-838-3006.

Scorching Off the Press: Los Angeles Ladies’s Theatre Pageant presents staged studying of excerpts of latest work by three ladies playwrights: “A Different Kind of Riot” by Carla Delaney; “The Poison Gun” by Dee Freeman; “(Self) Hate: Is It a Crime, Even Though You Recycle, Buy Local & Drive a Prius?” by Terrie Silverman. Musical interludes by Clare Means. Present, 7 p.m. Nov. 18. Tickets $10 (on-line buy suggested). Secret Rose Theatre, 11246 Magnolia Blvd., North Hollywood. 818-760-0408.

Down to My Final Egg: A one-woman comedy by Remy O’Brien about perhaps turning into a mom, opens Eight p.m. Nov. 18. Present runs Eight p.m. Nov. 19 and Nov. 25-26. Tickets $20. Theatre 40 in the Reuben Cordova Theatre, 241 S. Moreno Drive, Beverly Hills (on the Beverly Hills Excessive Faculty campus). 310-364-3606.

Sugar Plum Fairy: A play by Sandra Tsing Loh a few 12-year-old woman who goals of performing in The Nutcracker, previews Eight:30 p.m. Nov. 24; Three p.m. Nov. 25; Eight:30 p.m. Nov. 30 and three p.m. Dec. 1. Opens, Eight:30 p.m. Dec. 1. Minimal age Eight. Enjoyable gown code: ugly vacation sweaters, vacation hats or tutus. Present runs Eight:30 p.m. Friday-Saturday; Three p.m. Saturday-Sunday via Dec. 23. Preview tickets $15 or $18 adults and $9 or $12 ages Eight-12. Common tickets: varies with present (examine web site). Skylight Theatre, 1816 1/2 Vermont Ave., Los Angeles.

A Magical Cirque Christmas: Magician Paul Dabek hosts the night of illusions, juggling and cirque performances, 7:30 p.m. Nov. 24. Tickets $41 and up. Kavli Theatre at Thousand Oaks Civic Arts Plaza, 2100 Thousand Oaks Blvd. 805-449-2787.




London Assurance: The Creation Theatre presents a revision of Dion Boucicault’s comedy that was first carried out in 1841, Eight p.m. Nov. 16-17. Tickets $20; $15 seniors and college students. First Christian Church of North Hollywood, 4390 Colfax Ave., Studio Metropolis. 818-763-8218.

Letters from House: Kalean Ung performs her one-woman present about her household’s roots in Cambodia and her personal expertise as a biracial, first era American, 7:30 p.m. Nov. 16-17; Three p.m. Nov. 18. Tickets $25; $35. Unbiased Studio at the Atwater Crossing Arts + Innovation Complicated, 3191 Casitas Ave., #130, Los Angeles. 818-710-6306.

Actual Ladies Have Curves: A play by Josefina López a few younger lady hoping to comply with her goals however household circumstances have an effect on her determination, Eight p.m. Nov. 16-17; Three p.m. Nov. 18. Tickets $57-$65 and up. Garry Marshall Theatre, 4252 W. Riverside Drive, Burbank. 818-955-8101.

The Lady Who Went to Area as a Man: A brand new play by Maureen Huskey based mostly on the life and gender and psychological well being struggles of Alice B. Sheldon who gained fame as science fiction writer James Tiptree Jr. Music by Yuval Ron. Present runs Eight p.m. Nov. 16-17; 5 p.m. Nov. 18. Tickets $25. Son of Semele Theater, 3301 Beverly Blvd., Los Angeles. 818-841-5422.

A Bronx Story: A musical by Alan Menken, Chazz Palminteri and Glenn Slater, based mostly on the play of the similar identify, a few younger man wavering between an trustworthy life or a lifetime of crime. Present runs Eight p.m. Nov. 16; 2 and eight p.m. Nov. 17; 1 and 6:30 p.m. Nov. 18; Eight p.m. Nov. 19-21. Tickets $35 and up. Pantages Theatre, 6233 Hollywood Blvd., Hollywood. Theatre, 323-468-1770. Tickets, 800-982-2787.

Turkeys! The Musical: The premiere of the musical by Ian Michaels about singing turkeys and the fact about Thanksgiving, Eight:30 p.m. Nov. 16-18 and Nov. 21. Minimal age 13. Tickets $15. Zombie Joe’s Underground Theatre Group, 4850 Lankershim Blvd., North Hollywood. 818-202-4120.

In a Sales space at Chasen’s: A musical by Sam Bennett, Al Kasha and Phil Swann about Nancy Davis and Ronald Reagan’s first date and their romance. Present runs Eight p.m. Nov. 16; Three and eight p.m. Nov. 17; Three p.m. Nov. 18; Three and eight p.m. Nov. 21; Eight p.m. Nov. 23; Three and eight p.m. Nov. 24; Three p.m. Nov. 25. Tickets $30 and up. El Portal Theatre, 5626 Lankershim Blvd., North Hollywood.

Dying and Cockroaches: Chalk Repertory Theatre presents an immersive theater occasion written by Eric Reyes Lavatory about an aspiring author whose life is modified when a member of the family turns into terminally ailing. Present runs Eight p.m. Friday-Saturday; 2 p.m. Sunday by way of Dec. 1. Additionally, Eight p.m. Nov. 26 and 29. Tickets $40-$50 (ticket costs improve every weekend). Atwater Village Theatre, 3269 Casitas Ave., Los Angeles.

Anatomy of a Hug: A play by Kat Ramsburg a few lady cautious of affection. Present runs Eight p.m. Friday-Saturday; 7 p.m. Sunday by way of Dec. 2. Tickets $20. The Sherry Theatre, 11052 Magnolia Blvd., North Hollywood. 323-860-6569.

The Little Foxes: Antaeus Theatre Co. presents Lillian Hellman’s 1939 play about greed. Present runs Eight p.m. Friday-Saturday; 2 p.m. Sunday via Dec. 10. Additionally, Eight p.m. Nov. 19 and 26, and Dec. Three and 10. Tickets $35. Kiki & David Gindler Performing Arts Middle, 110 E. Broadway, Glendale. 818-506-1983.

Value of Dwelling: A play by Martyna Majok about 4 individuals, two with disabilities, who’re dealing with life. The play gained the 2018 Pulitzer Prize. Present runs Eight p.m. Friday; 2 and eight p.m. Saturday; 2 p.m. Sunday via Dec. 16. Additionally, Eight p.m. Mondays in November, and Dec. Three and 10. Tickets $40; $45 VIP; $35 ages 65 and older; $25 college students. Fountain Theatre, 5060 Fountain Ave., Los Angeles. 323-663-1525.

She Loves Me: Actors Co-op Theatre Co. presents the musical by Jerry Bock, Sheldon Harnick and Joe Masteroff, based mostly on Miklós László’s 1937 play “Perfumerie,” about two store clerks who don’t get alongside however who’re, unknowingly, pen buddies. Present runs Eight p.m. Friday-Saturday; 2:30 p.m. Sunday by means of Dec. 16. Additionally, 2:30 p.m. Nov. 17. No exhibits Nov. 23-25. Tickets $39; $35 ages 60 and older; $30 college students. Actors Co-op David Schall Theatre, 1760 N. Gower St. (on the campus of First Presbyterian Church of Hollywood). 323-462-8460.

Steambath: The play by Bruce Jay Friedman a few group of just lately deceased individuals, an encounter with God and the which means of life. Mature viewers: grownup themes and partial nudity. Present runs Eight p.m. Friday-Saturday; 2 p.m. Sunday by way of Dec. 16. Tickets $32; $37. Odyssey Theatre, 2055 S. Sepulveda Blvd., Los Angeles. 310-477-2055, Ext. 2.

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 by means of March 2. Tickets $15; $12 youngsters. Theatre West, 3333 Cahuenga Blvd. W., Los Angeles. 818-761-2203.




Debbi Singer: “AffirmSHEArt – Working It Out in Paint.” Opening reception, Four-7 p.m. Nov. 18 (the artist will donate 50 % of all gross sales to the Ovarian Most cancers Circle or Protected Place for Youth). 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 via February. Higher West Restaurant, 3321 Pico Blvd., Santa Monica. 320-586-1111.

JoAnn Peralta: Demonstrates portrait oil portray at a gathering of the Santa Clarita Artists Affiliation, 6:30 p.m. Nov. 19. Barnes & Noble, 23630 Valencia Blvd., Santa Clarita.




AC Gallery: “Vance Lorenzini: Homage: Tab Hunter.” Gallery hours: 10 a.m.-6:30 p.m. Monday-Friday; noon-5 p.m. Saturday. Exhibit runs by way of Nov. 28. 1546 N. Highland Ave., Los Angeles. 323-464-3900.

CSUN Artwork Galleries: “Nancy Youdelman – Fashioning a Feminist Vision 1972-2017.” Gallery hours: noon-Four p.m. Monday-Wednesday; noon-Eight p.m. Thursday; noon-Four p.m. Friday-Saturday. Exhibit runs via Dec. Eight. Use parking zone E6 at Halsted Road and Lindley Avenue. Principal Gallery is situated in the Artwork and Design Middle on North College Drive (Plummer Road). 18111 Nordhoff St. 818-677-2156.

Santa Clarita Artists’ Affiliation: “Holiday Sparkle,” group present. Gallery hours: 5-Eight p.m. Friday; 208 p.m. Saturday; 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Sunday (name to affirm hours). Exhibit runs by means of Dec. 30. SCAA Artwork Gallery, 22508 Sixth St., Newhall. 661-244-7689.

Santa Monica Mountains Interagency Customer Middle: “Diana La Com: Beauty in Quiet Places.”  Exhibit and sale, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. every day by means of Dec. 31 (besides closed on Thanksgiving and Christmas Day). 26876 Mulholland Freeway, Calabasas. 805-370-2302. E-mail: [email protected]

Hauser & Wirth: Three reveals: “Calder: Nonspace,” (by means of Jan. 6);  “Zoe Leonard.Analogue” (by way of Jan. 20) and “Julian Rosefeldt.Manifesto” (via Jan. 6). Gallery hours: name for hours. 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 via 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 via Jan. 11. Model Library & Artwork Middle, 1601 W. Mountain St., Glendale. 818-548-2051.




Kathryn Sermak: Discusses and indicators “Miss D & Me – Life with the Invinceable Bette Davis,” 1-2:30 p.m. Nov. 16. Reservations required. Belmont Village Senior Dwelling Westwood, 10475 Wilshire Blvd., Los Angeles. 310-475-7501.

Reside Talks Los Angeles: Pharrell Williams discusses his e-book “A Fish Doesn’t Know It’s Wet,” Eight p.m. Nov. 17. Tickets $25 and up. The Novo at LA Stay, 800 W. Olympic Blvd., Los Angeles. Examine web site for different talks by actors, artists, enterprise leaders, cooks, musicians and scientists.

Fabulous Associates of the Studio Metropolis Library used ebook sale: 9:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Nov. 24. 12511 Moorpark St. 818-755-7873.

Sheryl Recinos, M.D.: Discusses and indicators “Hindsight: Coming of Age on the Streets of Hollywood From Homeless Teen to Physician,” 7 p.m. Nov. 29. Flintridge Bookstore & Coffeehouse, 1010 Foothill Blvd., La Cañada Flintridge. 818-790-0717.

Associates of the Woodland Hills Department Library used e-book sale: 9:30 a.m.-Four p.m. Nov. 30 and 9:30 a.m.-2 p.m. Dec. 1. 22200 Ventura Blvd. 818-226-0017.




Each Lady Comedy Tour: April Macie, Aida Rodriguez and Chaunté Wayans carry out, 7:30 p.m. Nov. 16. Grownup content material. Tickets $39. Scherr Discussion board Theatre at Thousand Oaks Civic Arts Plaza, 2100 Thousand Oaks Blvd. 805-449-2787.

#IMOMSOHARD: Comedy from Kristin Hensley and Jen Smedley, 7 p.m. Nov. 18. Minimal age 18. Tickets $45.75; $55.75. Kavli Theatre at Thousand Oaks Civic Arts Plaza, 2100 Thousand Oaks Blvd. 805-449-2787.




Tangueros del Sur: Tango performances, Eight p.m. Nov. 17. Tickets $34 and up. The Soraya at Cal State Northridge, 18118 Nordhoff St. 818-677-3000.;

Benita Bike’s DanceArt: Trendy dance with viewers interplay, 7 p.m. Nov. 29. Free. Los Angeles Mission School, AMP Theater, 13356 Eldridge Ave., Sylmar. 818-470-5734.

Miami Metropolis Ballet’s George Balanchine’s The Nutcracker: Performances, 7:30 p.m. Nov. 30; 2 and seven:30 p.m. Dec. 1; 11 a.m. and Four p.m. Dec. 2. Tickets $34 and up. Dorothy Chandler Pavilion, 135 N. Grand Ave., Los Angeles. 213-972-0711.

An Irish Christmas: Kerry Irish Productions Inc. presents a night of Irish dance, conventional music and singing, 7:30 p.m. Dec. 13-14. Tickets $47; $50. Scherr Discussion board Theatre at Thousand Oaks Civic Arts Plaza, 2100 Thousand Oaks Blvd. 805-449-2787.

California Dance Ensemble: “The Nutcracker,” 2 and seven p.m. Dec. 15 and 1 and 5:30 p.m. Dec. 16. Tickets $22-$37. Calabasas Performing Arts Schooling Middle, 22855 W. Mulholland Freeway.




The Getty Middle: Nov. 16: “Sally Mann: A Thousand Crossings,” images, via Feb. 10. Ongoing: “The Renaissance Nude,” by means of Jan. 27. 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: Nov. 17: “Gambatte! Legacy of an Enduring Spirit,” modern pictures 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 Conflict 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.

Los Angeles County Museum of Artwork: Nov. 18: “Outliers and American Vanguard Art,” by way of March 17. Ongoing: “West of Modernism: California Graphic Design, 1975-1995,” by means of April 21. “Rauschenberg: The 1/4 Mile,” first time that the 190 panels set up is proven in its entirety, via June 9. 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.




Annenberg Area for Images: “Joel Sartore: National Geographic Photo Ark,” touring exhibit of animal pictures, by means of Jan. 13. Hours: 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Wednesday-Sunday. Free admission. 2000 Avenue of the Stars, Los Angeles. 213-403-3000.

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.

Craft & People Artwork Museum: “Daydreaming by Uzumaki Cepeda,” interactive set up; “Merion Estes: Unnatural Disasters,” large-scale collage work; “Sherin Guirguis: Of Thorns and Love,” paper-cut work, sculptures and an adobe construction. All three reveals run via Jan. 6. Museum hours: 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesday-Friday; 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Saturday-Sunday. First Thursday of the month: night hours 6:30-9:30 p.m. 5814 Wilshire Blvd., Los Angeles.

Fowler Museum at UCLA: “Striking Iron: The Art of African Blacksmiths,” by way of Dec. 30. “World on the Horizon: Swahili Arts Across the Indian Ocean,” touring set of artworks from Kenya, Oman, Tanzania and Yemen, via Feb. 10. Hours: noon-Eight p.m. Wednesday; noon-5 p.m. Thursday-Sunday. Free admission. 308 Charles E. Younger Drive North, Westwood. 310-825-4361.

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, by way of 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 (besides closed on Nov. 22 and 30; Dec. 1 and 24-25 and Jan. 1; admission $17 ages 18 and older; $12 ages Three-17; Ongoing: “Pompeii,” by means of April 21. Hours: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. every day (besides closed on New Yr’s Day, Thanksgiving and Christmas). Admission payment to the museum consists of the particular exhibit: $29; $26 ages 62 and older; $19 ages 11-17; $16 ages Three-10. 40 Presidential Drive, Simi Valley. 805-577-4066.

Skirball Cultural Middle: “Notorious RBG: The Life and Times of Ruth Bader Ginsburg,” by way 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.




Jake Shears: 9 p.m. Nov. 16, with Ssion and Sammy Jo. Doorways open, Eight p.m. Tickets $25. El Rey Theatre, 5515 Wilshire Blvd., Los Angeles. 323-936-6400.

Cappella Pratensis: Music from royal courts in the European Renaissance, 7 p.m. Nov. 17. Free however a complicated ticket required. Parking $15; $10 after Three p.m. Harold Williams Auditorium at the Getty Middle, Getty Middle Drive at North Sepulveda Blvd., Los Angeles. 310-440-7300.

Ensemble for These Occasions: Program of music by composers who left Europe in the 1930s-1940s and people who have been killed in the Shoah, Four p.m. Nov. 17. Tickets $10 donation. Reservations required. Los Angeles Museum of the Holocaust, 100 S. The Grove Drive, Los Angeles. 323-651-3704.;

Jazz Muse Live performance at San Fernando Valley Arts & Cultural Middle: Performers embrace Larry Koonse, Janis Mann, Roy McCurdy, Darek Oles and Kenny Werner, Eight p.m. Nov. 17. Doorways open, 7 p.m. Tickets $25; $15 college students. 18312 Oxnard St., Tarzana.

Kaleidoscope Chamber Orchestra: Program by composers J.S. Bach, Emily Doolittle, Karen Lemon, Missy Mazzoli, Clara Schumann, Sarah Kirkland Snider and Ingrid Stölzel, 7 p.m. Nov. 17. Arrive at the least 20-minutes earlier than live performance. Tickets: Make a reservation on-line and pay-what-you-can. Glendale Metropolis Church, 610 E. California Ave., Glendale. shows

Daniel Kahn & the Painted Chook: 7 p.m. Nov. 18. Tickets $20; $25. Pico Union Challenge, 1153 Valencia St., Los Angeles.;;

Adeline: 7:30 p.m. Nov. 18. Minimal age 21. Tickets $15. Moroccan Lounge, 901 E. First St., Los Angeles.;

Glendale Midday Live shows: Violinist Jacqueline Suzuki and pianist Brendan White carry out Beethoven’s Violin Sonata No. 10 in G Main, Op.96, 12:10-12:40 p.m. Nov. 21. Free. Glendale Metropolis Church, 610 E. California Ave.

SFVSO Jazz Band: Eight p.m. Nov. 21. Minimal age 21. Two-drink minimal. Lane 33 at Winnetka Bowl, 21022 Vanowen St., Winnetka.

San Fernando Valley Symphony Orchestra: James Domine conducts the symphony in a program by Domine, Fernandez, Sibelius and Tuttle, Eight p.m. Nov. 24. Tickets $45. Agoura Performing Arts Schooling Middle, 28545 W. Driver Ave., Agoura Hills.

Raffi: 1 p.m. Nov. 25. Tickets $32.50 and up. Alex Theatre, 216 N. Model Blvd., Glendale. 818-243-2539.

David Archuleta: 7 p.m. Nov. 26. Tickets $35. Troubadour, 9081 Santa Monica Blvd., West Hollywood.;

Gloria Cheng: The pianist performs 32-pieces written in reminiscence of the late Steven Stucky, Eight p.m. Nov. 27. Tickets $35; $25 college students. Zipper Live performance Corridor at the Colburn Faculty, 200 S. Grand Ave., Los Angeles.

Tangerine: 7:30 p.m. Nov. 28, with Say Lou Lou and Valley Hush. Minimal age 18. Tickets $20. Moroccan Lounge, 901 E. First St., Los Angeles.;

Camerata Pacifica: Chamber musicians plus the Calder String Quartet carry out music by Anton Arensky, Beethoven and Mendelssohn, Eight p.m. Nov. 29. Tickets $58. Zipper Corridor at the Colburn Faculty, 200 S. Grand Ave., Los Angeles.

Burbank Chorale: Vacation Live performance, 7:30 p.m. Dec. 1. Tickets $15 in advance; $20; $15 seniors and youngsters 11 and youthful. The chorale was established in 1920. American Lutheran Church, 755 N. Whitnall Freeway, Burbank. 818-759-9177.




The Soraya at Cal State Northridge: Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra, with violinst Jennifer Koh, carry out Beethoven, Korngold and Ligeti, Eight p.m. Nov. 16 ($49 and up); the Music of Harold Arlen, Fantastic Wizard of Track, an enormous band tribute to the songwriter with singers Eden Espinosa and Joseph Leo Bwarie, and in addition with Karon Blackwell and George Bugatti Eight p.m. Dec. 1 ($39 and up); Rosanne Money, Eight p.m. Feb. 17 ($39 and up). 18111 Nordhoff St., Northridge. 818-677-3000.

Thousand Oaks Civic Arts Plaza: Rodney Crowell, 7:30 p.m. Nov. 17 ($55, Scherr Discussion board Theatre); Postmodern Jukebox, Eight p.m. Nov. 23 ($46 and up, Kavli Theatre); Village Voices Chorale – A Present of Music, Eight p.m. Nov. 30 and a couple of:30 p.m. Dec. 1 ($25, Scherr Discussion board); Brian Wilson presents the Christmas Album Stay!, 7:30 p.m. Dec. 20 ($81 and up, Kavli Theatre). Tickets have added charges. 2100 E. Thousand Oaks Blvd. 805-449-2787.

Walt Disney Live performance Corridor: Zubin Mehta conducts the Los Angeles Philharmonic, with pianist Yefim Bronfman, with music by Brahms, Eight p.m. Dec. 13 ($71 and up); Herb Alpert and Lani Corridor and the Manhattan Switch, Eight p.m. Dec. 20 ($39 and up); New Yr’s Eve with Pink Martini, 7 and 10:30 p.m. Dec. 31 ($76 and up). Tickets have added charges. 111 S. Grand Ave., Los Angeles.

Smothers Theatre at Pepperdine College: Nicole Henry, Set for the Season, Eight p.m. Nov. 30 ($20 and up); Jake Shimabukuro, Eight p.m. Dec. 1 and a couple of p.m. Dec. 2 ($25 and up). 24255 Pacific Coast Freeway, Malibu.

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