The Alex Theatre

“In Person” – The Nicholas Brothers Tribute

This is a one-night only special event honoring tap dancing superstars Fayard and Harold Nicholas, often referred to as Hollywood's greatest tap dancing team. Special Q&A guests include Dick Van Dyke and Gloria Hendry. The evening will include family tributes, celebrity friends and co-stars, rare and never-before-seen home movie footage, movie trailers and clips from their feature film performances, as well as recreated tap numbers choreographed by Cathie Nicholas, Fayard's granddaughter. More

Royce Hall

Frank Warren: PostSecret Live

PostSecret Live is a multimedia presentation by Frank Warren, founder of the wildly popular blog The PostSecret Project, a collection of highly personal and artfully decorated postcards mailed anonymously from around the world, displaying soulful secrets humans might otherwise never voice. More

The Great Hall – Valley Performing Arts Center

Christopher O’Riley and Matt Haimovitz: "Shuffle.Play.Listen"

Master musicians Christopher O’Riley and Matt Haimovitz explore the lyrical and virtuosic properties of their instruments in a fresh mix of classical and pop genres from Bach to Radiohead to Stravinsky, performed respectively on piano and cello. More

East West Players

Washer/Dryer

Why is Sonya so hesitant to introduce her new husband Michael to the people in her building? Why does the doorman keep calling her about a package in the lobby? Tempers and misunderstanding flare and mayhem ensues as the arrival of Michael’s mother, some nosey neighbors, and Sonya’s best friend Sam force Michael and Sonya to re-evaluate their relationship and decide whether all is fair in love and real estate in the world premiere of this new farce. More

The Alex Theatre

Billy Elliot The Musical

Set in a northern mining town, against the background of the 1984/1985 miners’ strike, Billy Elliot is the inspirational story of a young boy’s struggle against the odds to make his dream come true. More

Skirball Cultural Center

Light & Noir: Exiles and Émigrés in Hollywood, 1933–1950

You love their movies. Now discover their stories. The exhibition Light & Noir: Exiles and Émigrés in Hollywood, 1933–1950 explores how the experiences of German-speaking exiles and émigrés who fled Nazi Europe—many of them Jews—influenced the classic films of Hollywood’s Golden Age. More

Norton Simon Museum

Lock, Stock and Barrel: Norton Simon’s Purchase of Duveen Brothers Gallery

"Lock, Stock and Barrel: Norton Simon’s Purchase of Duveen Brothers Gallery" examines one of Norton Simon’s most memorable acquisitions—the purchase of the century-old, esteemed art dealership, the Duveen Brothers Gallery. Featuring more than 130 works from the Museum’s collection, along with several loans, the exhibition sheds light on Simon’s business strategies and his dramatic evolution as an art collector that ultimately brought to Pasadena works by Vincenzo Catena, Jusepe de Ribera, Peter Paul Rubens, Jean-Honoré Fragonard, Giorgione and others. More