Don’t let the clock strike midnight!
Palos Verdes Ballet Presents “Cinderella”
Director Uta Graf-Apostol presents the childhood fairy-tale classic, “Cinderella” at the Norris Theatre for the Performing Arts for one performances only, Sunday May 26 at 2 p.m. Tickets, available at the Norris Theatre box office are $38 for adults and $28 for children.
On Saturday, May 26th 2019, Palos Verdes Ballet will transform the Norris Theatre into a magical fairytale to tell the beautiful story of Cinderella.
The humor, romance, and magic that makes “Cinderella” a story loved by adults and children is brought to life on stage. Adorned in beautiful costumes Palos Verdes Ballets up-and–coming generation of talented young students dance to Sergei Prokofiev’s sweeping score, creating a feast for the eyes, ears and the heart.
Palos Verdes Ballet welcomes back alumna Olivia Tang-Mifsud of Joffrey Ballet and Stephan Azulay of Royal Winnepeg Ballet. The fantastic duo will dance one of Georges Bizet’s most beautiful score “Carmen”, choreography by Roland Petit.
“We can never emphasize enough the value of performing on stage,” explains director Uta Graf-Apostol. “ Each role is a stepping stone in a students development into a dancer. Attending class and strengthening ones technique is always important, but it is only on stage in performance that a student experiences the true art of ballet.”
To purchase tickets please call the Norris theatre box office (310) 544-0403. For more info on Palos Verdes Ballet, please call, 310-377-6663 and visit www.palosverdesballet.org.
About Palos Verdes Ballet
Founded in 1955, Palos Verdes Ballet is the oldest established classical ballet company in the South Bay with an extensive history and reputation for creating talented, strong classical ballet dancers. For more information on how to become a part of the ballet legacy of the only exclusive classical ballet studio on the Palos Verdes Peninsula, please call 310-377-6663. Additional information is available at www.palosverdesballet.org.
Free Family Movie Nights Every Friday in May at Redondo Beach Pier
Presented by Miller Children’s & Women’s Hospital Long Beach
The Redondo Pier Association in partnership with King Harbor Association is pleased to announce the return of Free Family Movie Nights beginning on Friday, May 1, 2018. This free event series is presented by Miller Children’s & Women’s Hospital Long Beach and will feature family-friendly movies every Friday at 7:30 p.m., throughout the month of May, 2019. Films include Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse, Christopher Robin, Incredibles 2, Mary Poppins Returns and How to Train your Dragon: The Hidden World. The Redondo Pier Association welcomes visitors to arrive early and visit one of the many res-taurants located on Redondo Beach Fisherman’s Wharf, International Boardwalk and the adjacent Redondo Beach Marina for dine-in or take-out prior to the movie screening. For a complete list of businesses, visit RedondoPier.com/directory
WHEN: Fridays, May 3, May 10, May 17, May 24 and May 31, 2019
TIME: 7:30 – 10:00 p.m. (Films begin at dusk so actual times vary)
WHERE: 500 Fisherman’s Wharf, Redondo Beach, CA 90277 (below Kincaid’s)
MOVIES: Friday, May 3, 2019, Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse, PG (c) Columbia Pictures Industries Inc. 2018, 117 minutes
Friday, May 10, 2019, Christopher Robin, PG (c) Walt Disney Pictures 2018, 120 minutes
Friday, May 17, 2019, Incredibles 2, PG (c) Walt Disney Pictures 2018, 118 minutes
Friday, May 24, 2019, Mary Poppins Returns, PG (c) Walt Disney Pictures 2018, 130 minutes
Friday, May 31, 2019, How to Train your Dragon: The Hidden World, PG (c) DreamWorks Animation 2019, 120 minutes
SYNOPSES: Christopher Robin, PG (c) Walt Disney Pictures 2018
Winne the Pooh ventures into London to turn a middle-aged Christopher Robin’s life around with the help of Piglet, Eeyore, and Tigger. Robin is now stuck in an oppressive white collar job that prevents him from spending time with his family. Cast: Ewan McGregor, Hayley Atwell, Bronte Carmichael, Mark Gatiss, Jim Cummings
How to Train your Dragon: The Hidden World, PG (c) DreamWorks Animation 2019
The citizens of Berk face a dragon trafficker who threatens their peace, dragons and friendships in the final installment of the fantasy trilogy. Cast: Jay Baruchel, Gerard Butler, America Ferrera, Jonah Hill, Christopher Mintz-Plasse Incredibles 2, PG (c) Walt Disney Pictures 2018
Mr. Incredible is left home with the kids when Elastigirl becomes the new face of super-heros. Cast: Samuel L. Jackson, Holly Hunter, Sarah Vowell, Huck Milner, Craig T. Nelson
Mary Poppins Returns, PG (c) Walt Disney Pictures 2018 Mary Poppins returns during Michael’s most desperate hour to lend him a helping hand. With his house in danger of being repossessed, she whips up a little magic to remind him of the importance of family. Cast: Emily Blunt, Lin-Manuel Miranda, Ben Whishaw, Emily Mortimer, Pixie Davies
Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse, PG, (c) Columbia Pictures Industries Inc., 2018
Spider Man meets many different versions of himself when a gateway into the multiverse opens up. Cast: Jake Johnson, Shameik Moore, Brian Tyree Henry, Hailee Steinfeld, John Mulaney
PUBLIC INVITED TO COMMUNITY SAFETY FAIR
THE COMMUNITY CENTER
Hermosa Beach Police Department to Host the Annual Event and Share Tips to Deter Crime and be Safer
The Hermosa Beach Police Department will host the Community Safety Fair from 10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. on Saturday, June 1, at the Hermosa Beach Community Center, 710 Pier Avenue, Hermosa Beach, CA.
The event, which is free and open to the public, will feature safety demonstrations and information from the Hermosa Beach Police Department and other agencies. Experts will also be on hand to offer free child safety seat inspections, fire safety instructions and much more. Caricature and balloon artists will provide entertainment for the children.
“The Community Safety Fair is a great opportunity for all of us to learn more about protecting our families, ourselves and our property,” said Hermosa Beach Mayor Stacey Armato. “We appreciate the Hermosa Beach Police Department and other City agencies working together to organize this annual event to increase the public’s knowledge about the many ways we can help protect our community. We also thank our the volunteers who help at the Community Safety Fair, including members of the Community Police Advisory Board, National Charity League and Los Angeles County Fire Department Explorer Program. ”
Acting Hermosa Beach Police Chief Milton McKinnon said the Community Safety Fair also provides an opportunity for police officers and staff to interact with residents and visitors to the City.
“Our officers always enjoy the chance to meet with our residents. The Community Safety Fair provides a great opportunity to talk about how simple changes – like locking up their homes and cars – can be powerful deterrents to crime,” said Acting Chief McKinnon.
For additional information, please email email@example.com
About Hermosa Beach
Founded in 1907, Hermosa Beach is a thriving community of some 20,000 residents. Located on the southern end of the Santa Monica Bay in Los Angeles County, with beaches ranked among the best in the world, Hermosa Beach has been recognized for its work to highlight Southern California beach culture, foster a vibrant local economy andprotect coastal and environmental resources.
To learn more about Hermosa Beach, please visit the City website:www.hermosabch.org.