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The Natural History Museum

StoryCorps returns to Los Angeles

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Kirk Douglas Theatre

Kansas City Choir Boy

Kansas City Choir Boy tells the story of two lovers in small town America who separate when one goes in search of her destiny and then disappears. Borrowing themes from ancient myth, the show features songs by acclaimed composer/lyricist Todd Almond performed by rock icon Courtney Love and Mr. Almond. More

La Plaza De Las Culturas y Artes

The 5th Annual Taste of Mexico Food Festival 2015

The 5th annual Taste Of Mexico Food Festival - Featuring over 35 of LA's favorite Mexican Restaurants and Chefs. Unlimited Tequila, Mezcal, Mexican Beer and Micheladas. Live performance by LA local bands and our first ever Mercado corridor featuring products from local artisans and vendors. More

Chapman University

Dyslexia Summit: The Strength of Cognitive Diversity

The Dyslexia Summit, a public interdisciplinary conference at Chapman University, brings together out-of-the-box thinkers such as Ben Foss, Dr. Fumeko Hoeft and Jack Horner. They will explore the science of dyslexia as well as spotlight the fact that many people who’ve been diagnosed with dyslexia have moved past their reading challenges to become some of the most successful creators, entrepreneurs and thought leaders in the world. More

Charles R. Drew University of Medicine and Science

Charles R. Drew University of Medicine and Science - CDU Fall Preview

Charles R. Drew University of Medicine and Science is celebrating fifty years as "a Private University with a Public Mission," training doctors, nurses, and professionals in healthcare to serve underserved communities. More

The Pasadena Civic Auditorium

More to Explore: A Space Celebration with Bill Nye

Everyone’s favorite comedic science educator, Bill Nye the Science Guy, continues working to change the world. Through his role as CEO of The Planetary Society, the world’s largest non-profit space organization, Bill welcomes citizens on the journey to advance space science and exploration. Co-founded by Carl Sagan, The Society celebrates its 35th anniversary. Join Bill and friends for a night of reveling in the passion, beauty, and joy of space to celebrate how far we've come and the future of space exploration. More

Valley Performing Arts Center

L.A. Theatre Works Presents "Bram Stoker's Dracula"

In Charles Morey’s acclaimed adaptation, Count Dracula slips quietly into Victorian London. The city seems helpless against his frightful power, and only one man, the smart and resourceful Dr. More

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Dorothy Chandler Pavilion

LA Opera Presents "Moby-Dick"

With astonishing visual effects and a magnificent musical score, one of the very greatest of all American novels comes thrillingly to life on the stage. A fanatical sea captain’s unrelenting obsession for revenge drives his entire crew into the face of death and destruction as they explore the vast and mysterious oceans in search of a monster. More

Ahmanson Theatre

The Sound of Music

Launching a North American tour at the Ahmanson, three-time Tony Award winner Jack O’Brien will direct a lavish new production of the musical "The Sound of Music." 2015 marks the 50th anniversary of the film version, which continues to be the most successful movie musical in history. The spirited, romantic, and beloved musical story of Maria and the von Trapp Family returns to thrill audiences with such songs as “My Favorite Things,” “Do-Re- Mi,” “Climb Ev’ry Mountain,” “Edelweiss,” and “The Sound of Music.” More

NKLA Pet Adoption Center

Best Friends Animal Society: Find A Suggle Buddy This Fall

Best Friends Animal Society’s NKLA Pet Adoption Center in West LA has over 100 dogs, cats, puppies, and kittens that are ready to go home today. $25 adoption fees on select kittens and cats this October. More