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South Bay art calendar for August 9 to 15

South Bay art calendar for August 9 to 15

Thursday, August 9 Romantic, touching tale Gardner McKay’s “Sea Marks” opens at 8 p.m. in Little Fish Theatre, 777 S. Centre St., San Pedro. Richard Perloff directs, and the cast features Bill Wolski and Andrea Gwynnel, he as a rough-hewn fisherman and she as an employee in a book publishing firm. Performances are Thursdays, Wednesdays, […]

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South Bay arts calendar for August 2 to 8

South Bay arts calendar for August 2 to 8

Friday, August 3 Unstoppable! “Mamma Mia!” the story of a young woman’s quest to learn the identity of her father on a Greek island, previews this evening and opens tomorrow, Saturday, at the Redondo Beach Performing Arts Center, 1935 Manhattan Beach Blvd., Redondo Beach. Show times are Friday and Saturday at 8 p.m. plus Sunday […]

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South Bay arts calendar for July 26 – Aug. 1

South Bay arts calendar for July 26 – Aug. 1

Thursday, July 26 The perfect nanny The Aerospace Players are presenting the musical “Mary Poppins” at the James Armstrong Theatre, 3330 Civic Center Drive, Torrance. Performances are tonight (Thursday) at 7 p.m., Friday at 8 p.m., plus Saturday at 2 p.m. Tickets, $24 general less $2 seniors and students. (310) 781-7171 or go to aeaclubs.org. […]

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South Bay arts calendar for July 19 to 25

South Bay arts calendar for July 19 to 25

Thursday, July 19 It didn’t look good “The Desert and the Sea,” by Michael Scott Moore, is about the author’s 32 months held captive by Somali pirates. He’ll be discussing it at 7 p.m. at Pages: a bookstore, 904 Manhattan Ave., Manhattan Beach. This is a ticketed event which includes book purchase. (310) 318-0900. It’s […]

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South Bay arts calendar for July 12 to 18

South Bay arts calendar for July 12 to 18

Thursday, July 12 Billy Bard, closer to home Shakespeare by the Sea ventures into the Beach Cities. They’ll present “The Merry Wives of Windsor” at 7 p.m. in Valley Park, 2521 Valley Drive, Hermosa Beach. Free; donations appreciated. (310) 217-7596 or go to shakespearebythe sea.org. Friday, July 13 He’s playing with you ShockBoxx presents Dennis […]

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South Bay arts calendar for July 5 to 11

South Bay arts calendar for July 5 to 11

Thursday, July 5 The Bard in the yard Shakespeare by the Sea encores “The Winter’s Tale” at 8 p.m. in Point Fermin Park, 807 Paseo del Mar, San Pedro. Also on Saturday night. Free; donations appreciated. (310) 217-7596 or go to shakespearebythe sea.org. By popular demand… “Uncompliant Acts: The Public Stage,” being photographs by Anthony […]

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South Bay arts calendar for June 28 – July 4

South Bay arts calendar for June 28 – July 4

Thursday, June 28 March to it Benefiting veterans’ programs and troop support, the Vietnam Veterans of America, Chapter 53 (better than chapter 11) are hosting an evening (starting at 7 p.m.) at the Comedy and Magic Club, 1018 Hermosa Ave., Hermosa Beach. Tickets, $20. Call (310) 372-1193. Like doing the limbo The Dance Center presents […]

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South Bay arts calendar for June 14 to 20

South Bay arts calendar for June 14 to 20

Thursday, June 14 The Bard is back in town Shakespeare by the Sea kicks off it’s summer season with “The Merry Wives of Windsor,” Thursday through Saturday at 8 p.m. in Point Fermin Park, 807 Paseo del Mar, San Pedro. Soon it’ll go on tour throughout Southern California. Opening next Thursday: “The Winter’s Tale.” Free; […]

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South Bay Memorial Day Services 2018

South Bay Memorial Day Services 2018

A time to honor the men and women who served for our country and our freedom

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South Bay arts calendar for May 17 to 23

South Bay arts calendar for May 17 to 23

Thursday, May 17 Imaginations go wild “Recess” continues through Saturday at ShockBoxx Gallery, 636 Cypress Ave., Hermosa Beach, and it features high school creatives working in a variety of mediums. (310) 989-4323 or go to shockboxxproject.com. Talk it over with someone The adult book discussion of the month focuses on “Destiny of the Republic,” by […]

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South Bay arts calendar for May 3 to 9

South Bay arts calendar for May 3 to 9

Thursday, May 3 Starts at the drawing table There’s a book launch from 7 to 9 p.m. for Grant Kirkpatrick’s “California Contemporary: The Houses of Grant C. Kirkpatrick and KAA Design,” taking place at Pages Bookstore, 904 Manhattan Ave., Manhattan Beach. You can RSVP to Jane Pennoyer if you type in jane@metworksinc.net. A play about […]

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South Bay arts calendar for April 26-May 2

South Bay arts calendar for April 26-May 2

Thursday, April 26 A rainbow in your future “How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying” is being performed in the Mira Costa High School Auditorium, 1401 Artesia Blvd., Manhattan Beach. This is the school’s drama department’s big spring musical, and it’s a fun show. Performances, Thursday at 6:30 p.m., Friday and Saturday at 7:30 […]

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South Bay arts calendar for April 20 to 25

South Bay arts calendar for April 20 to 25

Friday, April 20 A rainbow in your future “How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying” opens in the Mira Costa High School Auditorium, 1401 Artesia Blvd., Manhattan Beach. This is the school’s drama department’s big spring musical, and it’s a fun show. Performances, Friday and Saturday at 7:30 p.m., plus Thursday, April 26, at […]

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South Bay arts calendar for April 12 to 18

South Bay arts calendar for April 12 to 18

Thursday, April 12 Some you win, some you lose “Almost, Maine,” written by John Cariani, is being presented by the Torrance Theatre Company, 1316 Cabrillo Ave., Torrance. The play consists of nine vignettes about love and loss, and it’s being directed by Gary Kresca. Performances are Friday and Saturday at 8 p.m., and Sunday at […]

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South Bay arts calendar for April 5 to 11

South Bay arts calendar for April 5 to 11

Thursday, April 5 Some you win, some you lose “Almost, Maine,” written by John Cariani, is being presented by the Torrance Theatre Company, 1316 Cabrillo Ave., Torrance. The play consists of nine vignettes about love and loss, and it’s being directed by Gary Kresca. Performances are Friday and Saturday at 8 p.m., and Sunday at […]

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