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Alex Theatre Backstage Tour

Alex Theatre 216 N. Brand Blvd., Glendale

Take a free backstage tour of the Alex Theatre for an exclusive, behind-the-scenes look at the historic venue as you have never seen it before! The tour is led by a guide who will conduct an overview of the landmark’s 91-year history, from its inception as a vaudeville house and movie palace in 1925 to its transformation to a world-class performing arts and entertainment center in the 1990s and more recently, the backstage expansion of 2014 and current programs and activities. Participants will also have the chance to see sound and lighting demos and explore and learn about the facility’s...

Glendale Laughs Comedy Festival Black Laughs Matter

Pierre Garden Restaurant & Lounge 145 N. Maryland Ave., Glendale

Ages: 18+ Tickets: $20 online in advance / $30 at the door First come first serve seating. 2 item minimum purchase. Event benefits local Glendale charities. Event is subject to change and cancellation. Refunds will not be issued unless show is cancelled by venue or producer.

Glendale Laughs Comedy Festival All-Star Showcase

Pierre Garden Restaurant & Lounge 145 N. Maryland Ave., Glendale

Ages: 18+ Tickets: $20 online in advance / $30 at the door First come first serve seating. 2 item minimum purchase. Event benefits local Glendale charities. Event is subject to change and cancellation. Refunds will not be issued unless show is cancelled by venue or producer.

Glendale Laughs Comedy Festival Funny & Foreign Born

Alex Theatre 216 N. Brand Blvd., Glendale

Ages: 18+ Tickets: $20 online in advance / $30 at the door First come first serve seating. 2 item minimum purchase. Event benefits local Glendale charities. Event is subject to change and cancellation. Refunds will not be issued unless show is cancelled by venue or producer.

Glendale Laughs Comedy Festival Holy Hilarity

Alex Theatre 216 N. Brand Blvd., Glendale

Ages: 18+ Tickets: $20 online in advance / $30 at the door First come first serve seating. 2 item minimum purchase. Event benefits local Glendale charities. Event is subject to change and cancellation. Refunds will not be issued unless show is cancelled by venue or producer.

Glendale Laughs Comedy Festival Ladies of Laughter

Stars on Brand 417 N. Brand Blvd., Glendale

Ages: 18+ Tickets: $20 online in advance / $30 at the door First come first serve seating. 2 item minimum purchase. Event benefits local Glendale charities. Event is subject to change and cancellation. Refunds will not be issued unless show is cancelled by venue or producer.

Glendale Laughs Comedy Festival Rainbow of Laughs

Stars on Brand 417 N. Brand Blvd., Glendale

Ages: 18+ Tickets: $20 online in advance / $30 at the door First come first serve seating. 2 item minimum purchase. Event benefits local Glendale charities. Event is subject to change and cancellation. Refunds will not be issued unless show is cancelled by venue or producer.

LJ Productions Presents La Semesienta

Alex Theatre 216 N. Brand Blvd., Glendale

LA SEMESIENTA es una parodia del cuento de la Cenicienta para adultos con un toque picaresco, donde reiran por dos horas continuas con los mejores comediantes que darán vida a dicha obra y promete horas de diversion y buen humor.

Theatrical Education Group Presents Shakespearience

Alex Theatre 216 N. Brand Blvd., Glendale

Theatrical Education Group presents a program open to Student Field Trip groups: SHAKESPEARIENCE Since 1999, over 70,000 people have attended Shakespearience, making it the most widely attended field trip in California! Perfect for audiences of all ages, this amazing show features stunning performances of the Bard’s finest works! Essentially a “play within a play,” the production follows the adventures of an acting troupe as it stages a series of scenes from Shakespeare’s most famous plays. Shakespearience features scenes from the following plays: Romeo and Juliet, The Taming of the Shrew, Macbeth, Hamlet and A Midsummer Night’s Dream. Visit www.shakespearience.com for...

Theatrical Education Group Presents Shakespearience

Alex Theatre 216 N. Brand Blvd., Glendale

Theatrical Education Group presents a program open to Student Field Trip groups: SHAKESPEARIENCE Since 1999, over 70,000 people have attended Shakespearience, making it the most widely attended field trip in California! Perfect for audiences of all ages, this amazing show features stunning performances of the Bard’s finest works! Essentially a “play within a play,” the production follows the adventures of an acting troupe as it stages a series of scenes from Shakespeare’s most famous plays. Shakespearience features scenes from the following plays: Romeo and Juliet, The Taming of the Shrew, Macbeth, Hamlet and A Midsummer Night’s Dream. Visit www.shakespearience.com for...

Theatrical Education Group Presents Shakespearience

Alex Theatre 216 N. Brand Blvd., Glendale

Theatrical Education Group presents a program open to Student Field Trip groups: SHAKESPEARIENCE Since 1999, over 70,000 people have attended Shakespearience, making it the most widely attended field trip in California! Perfect for audiences of all ages, this amazing show features stunning performances of the Bard’s finest works! Essentially a “play within a play,” the production follows the adventures of an acting troupe as it stages a series of scenes from Shakespeare’s most famous plays. Shakespearience features scenes from the following plays: Romeo and Juliet, The Taming of the Shrew, Macbeth, Hamlet and A Midsummer Night’s Dream. Visit www.shakespearience.com for...

Theatrical Education Group Presents Shakespearience

Alex Theatre 216 N. Brand Blvd., Glendale

Theatrical Education Group presents a program open to Student Field Trip groups: SHAKESPEARIENCE Since 1999, over 70,000 people have attended Shakespearience, making it the most widely attended field trip in California! Perfect for audiences of all ages, this amazing show features stunning performances of the Bard’s finest works! Essentially a “play within a play,” the production follows the adventures of an acting troupe as it stages a series of scenes from Shakespeare’s most famous plays. Shakespearience features scenes from the following plays: Romeo and Juliet, The Taming of the Shrew, Macbeth, Hamlet and A Midsummer Night’s Dream. Visit www.shakespearience.com for...

Musical Theatre Guild Presents Hallelujah, Baby

Alex Theatre 216 N. Brand Blvd., Glendale

Musical Theatre Guild presents a staged concert version of HALLELUJAH, BABY! Music: Jule Styne Lyrics: Betty Comden and Adolph Green Book: Arthur Laurents Georgina is a beautiful, talented and ambitious young African-American woman who is on a quest to follow her dreams to be a theatrical performer in an America that constantly discriminates against her. Through her eyes we span the first half of the 20th century. Tuneful, exciting and joyous, it’s nearly fifty years old, but it sings the gospel truth of America’s difficult quest for racial equality as if it were written yesterday. HALLELUJAH, BABY!, the winner of...

Los Angeles Ballet Presents Balanchine: Master of the Dance

Alex Theatre 216 N. Brand Blvd., Glendale

George Balanchine captures Mozart in the crystalline Divertimento No. 15 (an LAB premiere), and expresses the carefree spirit of Gershwin in Who Cares? Haunting in its beauty and pathos, The Prodigal Son is as meaningful and moving today as when it debuted for the Ballets Russes in 1929.

Divas US Tour 2017 Angeline Yeng Kyla Kz

Alex Theatre 216 N. Brand Blvd., Glendale

GF Bayona Productions presents four amazing voices coming together for an extraordinary concert. Yeng Constantino, Kyla, Angeline Quinto, and KZ Tandigan are set to light up the stage for DIVAS.

Kyle Cease Presents a 2-Day Event Evolving Out Loud with Kyle Cease

Alex Theatre 216 N. Brand Blvd., Glendale

SOLD OUT! A 2-day event that will pull you out of your fear into a world of endless creativity. Saturday, February 18, 2017: 8:30 AM – Registration 10:00 AM to 7:00 PM Sunday, February 19, 2017: 10:00 AM to 7:00 PM *USE SAME TICKET FOR ENTRY BOTH DAYS* You will be required to show your Saturday ticket for entry to the Sunday session. TICKET PRICE $99 + Fees – This price available 08/20/16 through 08/21/16 at Box Office Window Only $199 + Fees – 08/22/16 through 12/11/16 $299 + Fees – 12/12/16 through 01/11/17 $399 + Fees – 01/12/17 through...

Alex Film Society Presents White Heat (1949)

Alex Theatre 216 N. Brand Blvd., Glendale

The intense character study of criminal insanity in Raoul Walsh’s WHITE HEAT (1949) is most likely the greatest Cagney performance that has endured the test of time in Warner’s gangster genre. Cagney plays the psychotic and sadistic Arthur ‘Cody’ Jarrett, a ruthless gang leader with a penchant for deriving pleasure from inflicting pain on others and plagued by torturous headaches and a mother fixation (Margaret Wycherly) with Freud written all over it. Meanwhile Cody’s wife, Verna (Virginia Mayo) ‘bats her eyes’ at every man she meets while enduring the brutality and neglect of her unstable husband. The plot thickens when...

Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra Presents Haydn In London

Alex Theatre 216 N. Brand Blvd., Glendale

Now celebrating his 70th year, John Adams describes The Wound Dresser as a ‘statement of human compassion’ (The New York Times ). ‘Dynamic’ Uruguayan conductor Carlos Kalmar moves us from shadow into light with Rossini’s lively Overture and the sixth of Haydn’s dazzling ‘London’ symphonies. Listen for the allusion to ‘God Save the King’ which delighted Haydn’s audiences at the premiere! Program includes: Carlos Kalmar, conductor Brian Mulligan, baritone LUTOSLAWSKI – Musique funèbre JOHN ADAMS – The Wound Dresser HAYDN – Symphony No. 98 ROSSINI – Overture to The Italian Girl in Algiers

Alex Theatre Backstage Tour

Alex Theatre 216 N. Brand Blvd., Glendale

Take a free backstage tour of the Alex Theatre for an exclusive, behind-the-scenes look at the historic venue as you have never seen it before! The tour is led by a guide who will conduct an overview of the landmark’s 91-year history, from its inception as a vaudeville house and movie palace in 1925 to its transformation to a world-class performing arts and entertainment center in the 1990s and more recently, the backstage expansion of 2014 and current programs and activities. Participants will also have the chance to see sound and lighting demos and explore and learn about the facility’s...

UCLA Jhoomti Shaam Presents Jhoomti Shaam Where Stars Are Born

Alex Theatre 216 N. Brand Blvd., Glendale

Jhoomti Shaam is an intercollegiate Bollywood dance competition in its 15th year, hosted by UCLA Nashaa. Jhoomti Shaam has prided itself on bringing the culture of Bollywood to the community through the expression of dance in various styles. Nashaa is dedicated to finding only the best artistic talent the country has to offer and continues to be the nation’s most prestigious Hindi Film and Fusion Dance Competition. Jhoomti Shaam invites you to the esteemed Alex Theatre to see where stars are truly born.

Glendale Youth Orchestra Presents Musique De France

Alex Theatre 216 N. Brand Blvd., Glendale

Brad Keimach, Conductor FAURÉ – Pelléas et Mélisande SAINT-SAËNS – Violin Concerto #3, 3rd movement Anna Gong, violin (Harvard-Westlake High School) IBERT – Flute Concerto, 1st movement Josephine Lee, flute (Crescenta Valley High School) RAVEL – Mother Goose Suite BIZET – Carmen Suite This concert will be dedicated to the memory of GYO founder Joseph Lazara, who recently passed away.

Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra Presents Parker Plays Brahms

Alex Theatre 216 N. Brand Blvd., Glendale

In Women’s History Month, enjoy the ‘honey-colored voice’ (Opera News ) of Sasha Cooke and a world premiere by rising composer Julia Adolphe, whose style is ’a neat fusion of shimmering textures and cataclysmic climaxes’ (Financial Times ). In a welcome return to LACO, Canadian Jon Kimura Parker brings his trademark liquid tone…gorgeous voicing…and dazzling showmanship’ (Winnipeg Free Press ) to the romantic Brahms concerto. Program includes: Jeffrey Kahane, conductor Sasha Cooke, mezzo-soprano Jon Kimura Parker, piano JULIA ADOLPHE – Sound Investment Commission (world premiere) HANDEL – As with rosy steps the morn’ from Theodora MOZART – ‘Deh, per questo...

Glendale Arts Presents POPUP! Yoga

Alex Theatre 216 N. Brand Blvd., Glendale

POPUP! Yoga returns to the Alex Theatre with free, public yoga classes taught by Spiral Path Yoga Center each Wednesday night, from March 8 until March 29, 2017. Classes are offered from 6:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. Goodies provided by Whole Foods Market. Arrive early to snag a spot! Classes are open to all levels and ages. Yoga mats not provided. #POPUPYoga Suggested $10 donation. (818) 243-1611 x13 Jess Castillo, Special Events Coordinator at jcastillo@glendalearts.org

Glendale Galleria Easter Bunny Photos (First Day)

Glendale Galleria 100 W. Broadway, Glendale

He's soft, he's fluffy and he's ready for his close-up! Come meet the Easter Bunny and pose for an unforgettable photo. Our convenient online reservations make it easy to enjoy this annual family tradition. No need to stress or hunt for the best deal — just book online and pre-purchase a photo package to save over 30% and get double the prints. Plus, for a limited time, you can save even more on Easter pictures by visiting early!  Easter Photo Hours for Mar 23 – April 13 Mon - Sat: 11 AM - 8 PM Sun: Noon - 6 PM...

Antaeus Theatre Company Presents Cat on a Hot Tin Roof (Opening)

Antaeus Theatre Company 110 E. Broadway, Glendale

Filled to the brim with painful secrets and desperate longings, Tennessee Williams’ masterwork is the story of a family breaking down. With iconic roles and beautiful poetry, Cat on a Hot Tin Roof is a sexy, smoldering descent into a world choking on mendacity.

Wild Honey Orchestra Plays The Brand: Big Pink & Beyond for the Autism Think Tank

Alex Theatre 216 N. Brand Blvd., Glendale

On the heels of the Wild Honey Foundation’s acclaimed 2016 all-star Beach Boys’ 1967-77 Autism Benefit show (featuring Al Jardine & Micky Dolenz), Wild Honey Orchestra and Friends will tackle the music of THE BAND, Bob Dylan’s 1960s genius collaborators. The Band’s deeply influential and unforgettable first two records, ‘Music From Big Pink’ & ‘The Band,’ plus special bonus songs will be performed with the same level of love, passion, and stunning musicianship as the ensemble’s previous shows at the Alex Theatre. No musical detail will be spared as the Wild Honey Orchestra, once again led by Rob Laufer, will...

GF Bayona Productions Presents James Reid and Nadine Lustre Jadine Live!

Alex Theatre 216 N. Brand Blvd., Glendale

GF Bayona Productions presents a Filipino Variety Show: A Musical and Comedy Production featuring James Reid and Nadine Lustre, the hottest love team in the Philippine entertainment industry. A free ‘TEAM REAL BOOK’ is included for VIP and $120 ticket holders. PERFORMANCE ADVISORY Performance Languages: English & Tagalog

Glendale Arts Presents POPUP! Yoga

Alex Theatre 216 N. Brand Blvd., Glendale

POPUP! Yoga returns to the Alex Theatre with free, public yoga classes taught by Spiral Path Yoga Center each Wednesday night, from March 8 until March 29, 2017. Classes are offered from 6:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. Goodies provided by Whole Foods Market. Arrive early to snag a spot! Classes are open to all levels and ages. Yoga mats not provided. #POPUPYoga Suggested $10 donation. (818) 243-1611 x13 Jess Castillo, Special Events Coordinator at jcastillo@glendalearts.org

The Gay Men’s Chorus of Los Angeles Presents He Had It Coming

Alex Theatre 216 N. Brand Blvd., Glendale

The Gay Men's Chorus of Los Angeles Presents He Had It Coming Featuring TV, Film, and Broadway Star Alan Cumming! Willkommen, Bienvenue, and Welcome to the Alex Theatre! Let GMCLA be your colorful guide down the Great White Way for a show-stopping concert packed with songs from Broadway’s biggest hits and hidden gems. From classics of the Golden Age to today’s Tony award-winners, experience the dazzle, flair, and savoir faire that only a group of over 250 gay men can deliver! And there will be the special guest star famous from his TV, film and Broadway career.

The Gay Men’s Chorus of Los Angeles Presents He Had It Coming

Alex Theatre 216 N. Brand Blvd., Glendale

The Gay Men's Chorus of Los Angeles Presents He Had It Coming Featuring TV, Film, and Broadway Star Alan Cumming! Willkommen, Bienvenue, and Welcome to the Alex Theatre! Let GMCLA be your colorful guide down the Great White Way for a show-stopping concert packed with songs from Broadway’s biggest hits and hidden gems. From classics of the Golden Age to today’s Tony award-winners, experience the dazzle, flair, and savoir faire that only a group of over 250 gay men can deliver! And there will be the special guest star famous from his TV, film and Broadway career.

The Gay Men’s Chorus of Los Angeles Presents He Had It Coming

Alex Theatre 216 N. Brand Blvd., Glendale

The Gay Men's Chorus of Los Angeles Presents He Had It Coming Featuring TV, Film, and Broadway Star Alan Cumming! Willkommen, Bienvenue, and Welcome to the Alex Theatre! Let GMCLA be your colorful guide down the Great White Way for a show-stopping concert packed with songs from Broadway’s biggest hits and hidden gems. From classics of the Golden Age to today’s Tony award-winners, experience the dazzle, flair, and savoir faire that only a group of over 250 gay men can deliver! And there will be the special guest star famous from his TV, film and Broadway career.

Artsakh Arts and Cultural Foundation Presents The Last Inhabitant Los Angeles Premiere

Alex Theatre 216 N. Brand Blvd., Glendale

Inspired by true events, The Last Inhabitant is an Art House film with English subtitles filmed in Artsakh (Nagorno-Karabakh). It was considered for the 2017 Golden Globe Awards. Evicted as a result of the Armenian-Azerbaijani conflict, Abgar stays behind alone in a gradually shrinking enemy ring. He is waiting for his daughter, who has become a witness to her husband’s murder by an angry mob and was hospitalized with a trauma disorder. An Azerbaijani named Ibrahim, in exchange for finding and bringing Abgar’s daughter, suggests that Abgar work on the construction of a mosque. A few days later, Ibrahim finds...

FAME Hollywood Show Choir Competition

Alex Theatre 216 N. Brand Blvd., Glendale

The FAME Hollywood Show Choir Competition returns to the Alex Theatre on April 8, 2017. This event features talented show choirs from around the nation. Each group will perform a 20-25 minute unique show that features outstanding vocals and concise choreography!

Alex Theatre Backstage Tour

Alex Theatre 216 N. Brand Blvd., Glendale

Take a free backstage tour of the Alex Theatre for an exclusive, behind-the-scenes look at the historic venue as you have never seen it before! The tour is led by a guide who will conduct an overview of the landmark’s 91-year history, from its inception as a vaudeville house and movie palace in 1925 to its transformation to a world-class performing arts and entertainment center in the 1990s and more recently, the backstage expansion of 2014 and current programs and activities. Participants will also have the chance to see sound and lighting demos and explore and learn about the facility’s...

Glendale Galleria Easter Bunny Photos (Last Day)

Glendale Galleria 100 W. Broadway, Glendale

He's soft, he's fluffy and he's ready for his close-up! Come meet the Easter Bunny and pose for an unforgettable photo. Our convenient online reservations make it easy to enjoy this annual family tradition. No need to stress or hunt for the best deal — just book online and pre-purchase a photo package to save over 30% and get double the prints. Plus, for a limited time, you can save even more on Easter pictures by visiting early!  Easter Photo Hours for Mar 23 – April 13 Mon - Sat: 11 AM - 8 PM Sun: Noon - 6 PM...

16th Annual Taste of Downtown Glendale

Downtown Glendale 216 N. Brand Blvd., Glendale

Glendale Arts in association with Glendale Healthy Kids presents the 16th Annual Taste of Downtown Glendale Stroll in and out of more than 30 of Downtown Glendale's top restaurants while enjoying food, wine, and live music in several locations along Brand Boulevard. Ticket Prices Adult: VIP $75 / Food + Wine & Beer $45 / Food Only $35 Child: Age 6-9 $15 / 5 and Under FREE Tickets & More Information www.TasteOfDowntownGlendale.com

Alex Film Society Presents The Big Sleep

Alex Theatre 216 N. Brand Blvd., Glendale

THE BIG SLEEP, a 1946 film noir directed by Howard Hawks, is the first film version of Raymond Chandler’s 1939 novel of the same name. The movie stars Humphrey Bogart as private detective Philip Marlowe and Lauren Bacall as Vivian Rutledge. A top-notch supporting cast that includes Martha Vickers, Dorothy Malone, ‘Cowboy’ Bob Steele, Regis Toomey, and the ever-present Elisha Cook Jr. ably assists the two stars. Special On-Stage Guest: Susan King, former entertainment writer at the Los Angeles Times who specialized in Classic Hollywood stories.

LJ Productions Presenta Hijas De Su Madre

Alex Theatre 216 N. Brand Blvd., Glendale

Una esposa adinerada y elegante se enfrenta a las 3 amantes de su manido i juntas deciden cometer el crimen perfecto.

ARTN Presents National Song Festival

Alex Theatre 216 N. Brand Blvd., Glendale

ARTN presents National Song Festival with famous popular singers. The energetic and energizing concert, performed by professional musicians with a live band, features many Armenian national and patriotic songs which are loved and sung by both young people and adults. PERFORMANCE DATES & TIMES Friday, May 5, 2017 – 7:30 pm Sunday, May 14, 2017 – 7:30 pm

Providence High Arts Presents Finale & Awards

Alex Theatre 216 N. Brand Blvd., Glendale

Providence High Arts Visual and Performing Arts Department presents a night of celebration featuring contemporary music and dance, evocative visual art, and scenes from the world’s most prolific playwright, William Shakespeare.

Antaeus Theatre Company Presents Cat on a Hot Tin Roof (Closing)

Antaeus Theatre Company 110 E. Broadway, Glendale

Filled to the brim with painful secrets and desperate longings, Tennessee Williams’ masterwork is the story of a family breaking down. With iconic roles and beautiful poetry, Cat on a Hot Tin Roof is a sexy, smoldering descent into a world choking on mendacity.

Musical Theatre Guild Presents State Fair

Alex Theatre 216 N. Brand Blvd., Glendale

Music: Richard Rodgers Lyrics: Oscar Hammerstein II Book: Tom Briggs and Louis Mattioli Originally based on Phil Stong’s novel of the same name, Rodgers’ and Hammerstein’s STATE FAIRwas the only musical they wrote directly for feature film. In 1995 this romantic story set in America’s heartland was adapted for the stage, featuring additional songs from the Rodgers and Hammerstein songbook. STATE FAIR follows the Frake family’s journey from their farm to the three-day 1946 Iowa State Fair, where lessons are learned and love and heartbreak are found on the midway. It features an Academy Award-winning score, including the hit songs...

Moondance Film Festival

Alex Theatre 216 N. Brand Blvd., Glendale

ABOUT MOONDANCE: Join us for the 17th annual MoonDance Film Festival presented by the Los Angeles County High School for the Arts (LACHSA) Cinematic Arts Department! You won’t want to miss this red carpet event where we premiere short student films and present awards for achievements in filmmaking by some of the biggest names in the film industry! SCHEDULE: 6:00pm-6:30pm – Red Carpet & VIP Reception 6:30pm-8:30pm – Screening Intermission 9:00pm-10:00pm – Awards Show 10:00pm-11:00pm – After Party Reception (for winners & presenters) ABOUT LACHSA: LACHSA is a free public high school serving students all across Los Angeles County. Admission...

ARTN Presents National Song Festival

Alex Theatre 216 N. Brand Blvd., Glendale

ARTN presents National Song Festival with famous popular singers. The energetic and energizing concert, performed by professional musicians with a live band, features many Armenian national and patriotic songs which are loved and sung by both young people and adults. PERFORMANCE DATES & TIMES Friday, May 5, 2017 – 7:30 pm Sunday, May 14, 2017 – 7:30 pm

Glendale Chamber of Commerce After Hours Business Mixer @ Glendale Central Library

Downtown Central Library 222 E. Harvard St., Glendale

Come see the renovated Library and hear about all the new programs the Library has to offer. And while your there take a tour of the Bookstore run by the Friends of the Glendale Public Library. Location: Glendale Library Arts & Culture : Central Library 222 E. Harvard St., Glendale 91205 Members: $10 Non-Members: $20

Center for Inquiry Presents An Evening with Richard Dawkins

Alex Theatre 216 N. Brand Blvd., Glendale

Richard Dawkins, world-renowned evolutionary biologist and best-selling author, will be in conversation to discuss science, secularism, and current events. The on-stage conversation will be followed by a Q&A and a book signing. Richard Dawkins was the Charles Simonyi Professor of the Public Understanding of Science at Oxford University from 1995-2008. He is an international best-selling author. Among his books are The Ancestor’s Tale, The Selfish Gene, The Blind Watchmaker, Climbing Mount Improbable, Unweaving the Rainbow, A Devil’s Chaplain, The God Delusion, The Greatest Show on Earth, The Magic of Reality, and An Appetite for Wonder. His most recent book, A...

Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra Presents Kahane Plays Mozart

Alex Theatre 216 N. Brand Blvd., Glendale

Firsts and a fond farewell: Kahane opens the concert with a new work by Christopher Cerrone, composer of the opera Invisible Cities premiered at Union Station, and closes with LACO’s first-ever Orchestral Series performance of Schubert’s final symphony. At the heart of the evening is a signature experience of the Kahane era: Jeffrey conducting Mozart from the keyboard. For his farewell, Kahane has chosen Mozart’s final piano concerto. No doubt, he will again let ‘Mozart’s shimmering cascading phrases convey the emotion’ (Omaha World-Herald ). Be there! Program includes: Jeffrey Kahane, conductor & piano CHRISTOPHERE CERRONE – LACO commission (world premiere)...

Alex Theatre Backstage Tour

Alex Theatre 216 N. Brand Blvd., Glendale

Take a free backstage tour of the Alex Theatre for an exclusive, behind-the-scenes look at the historic venue as you have never seen it before! The tour is led by a guide who will conduct an overview of the landmark’s 91-year history, from its inception as a vaudeville house and movie palace in 1925 to its transformation to a world-class performing arts and entertainment center in the 1990s and more recently, the backstage expansion of 2014 and current programs and activities. Participants will also have the chance to see sound and lighting demos and explore and learn about the facility’s...

Glendale Youth Orchestra Presents 2017 Concerto Winners

Alex Theatre 216 N. Brand Blvd., Glendale

Brad Keimach, Conductor MENDELSSOHN – Violin Concerto, 3rd movement Liyi Lavinia Chen, violin (Elizabeth Mandell Music Institute) KABALEVSKY – Piano Concerto No. 3, 1st movement Andrew Gong, piano (Harvard-Westlake School) GERSHWIN – I Got Rhythm Variations Caleb Cheung, piano (Maranatha High School) BRUCH – Violin Concerto in g minor, 1st movement Jaimie Yoon, violin (Crescenta Valley High School) BEETHOVEN – Symphony No. 9, 1st movement

Kyle Cease Presents Evolving Out Loud

Alex Theatre 216 N. Brand Blvd., Glendale

A 2-day event that will pull you out of your fear into a world of endless creativity. Saturday, May 27, 2017: 8:30 AM – Registration 10:00 AM to 7:00 PM Sunday, May 28, 2017: 10:00 AM to 7:00 PM *USE SAME TICKET FOR ENTRY BOTH DAYS* You will be required to show your Saturday ticket for entry to the Sunday session. TICKET PRICE $199 + Fees – 03/06/17 through 03/20/17 $299 + Fees – 03/21/17 through 04/20/17 $399 + Fees – 04/21/17 through 05/20/17 $499 + Fees – 05/21/17 on Combining the art of stand-up comedy and transformation, Comedy Central...

Regus Ribbon Cutting

Regus 201 North Brand Blvd 201 N. Brand Blvd. Suite 200, Glendale

Barnes & Noble Storytime

Barnes & Noble 210 Americana Way, Glendale

Join Barnes & Noble as they read a delightful variety of children’s books. (4+ years old) Thursdays, 7pm June 1-September 1, 2017

Los Angeles Ballet Academy Presents Let’s Dance! 25th Anniversary

Alex Theatre 216 N. Brand Blvd., Glendale

Join in a celebration of our youngest dancers as part of Los Angeles Ballet Academy’s 25th Anniversary. Let them dance their way into your hearts with an unforgettably adorable performance. LABA’s youngest performing team also dances for your enjoyment. Come early to view the Silent Auction and purchase a flower or two for your dancer.

Los Angeles Ballet Academy Presents 25th Anniversary Ballet Gala

Alex Theatre 216 N. Brand Blvd., Glendale

Join us for a superb Ballet Gala and celebrate the 25th Anniversary of the award-winning Los Angeles Ballet Academy. See the stars of tomorrow display their artistry and technique for you today. Come early to view the Silent Auction and purchase a flower or two for your dancer.

Los Angeles Ballet Academy Presents Mixed Show 25th Anniversary Gala

Alex Theatre 216 N. Brand Blvd., Glendale

Celebrate the exciting diversity of dance! From jazz to contemporary, Hip Hop to tap, you’ll experience the sheer joy of dance entertainment in Los Angeles Ballet Academy’s 25th Anniversary Gala MIXED SHOW. Come early to view the Silent Auction and purchase a flower or two for your dancer.

Glendale Chamber of Commerce “A Night of Magic Under the Stars” Gala 2017

Plaza at 801 801 N. Brand Blvd., Glendale

The Glendale Chamber of Commerce is delighted to invite you to the premiere event of the year – a Night of Magic – our 2017 Gala to be held on Friday, June 23, at The Plaza at 801 N. Brand Blvd., where you will enjoy the excitement of Music and Magic under the stars. The Walt Disney Company is the title sponsor of this elegant affair, so you know it will be a night to remember.  Awaiting you is a moonlit night accented with elegant décor, delectable cuisine, amazing entertainment, and a spectacular silent auction. Plus, we will unveil the Chamber’s 2017-18...

TOMS One-Year Anniversary

TOMS 775 Americana Way, Glendale

Let’s party! Celebrate our store anniversary on The Green. Enjoy DJ tunes, customizations by B. Street Shoes, snow cones and more!

Philippine Patrons of the Arts Presents Musikahan! with Maestro Ryan Cayabyab

Alex Theatre 216 N. Brand Blvd., Glendale

‘Musikahan’ means ‘music-making’ in Filipino, and a trove of local artists and those from abroad will perform OPM (Original Pilipino Music) when Manila and Los Angeles come together in musical celebration! Reminiscent of the Maestro’s long-running TV show Ryan Ryan Musikahan, stellar performers collaborate with Ryan Cayabyab on the piano and revisit the stages of his career as one of the most prolific and celebrated musical artists the Philippines has produced. Just from the wealth of selections from his ‘eras’ with balladeer Basil Valdez, teen singing group Smokey Mountain, musicals Katy and Rama Hari, one evening won’t be enough! The stage will be filled...

Glendale Arts and Dublab Present Open Shows: MNDSGN, Sudan Archives, Cat500

Alex Theatre 216 N. Brand Blvd., Glendale

Open Shows presents a night of emerging sights, sounds, crafts, and experimentations. Featuring: MNDSGN Sudan Archives Cat500 BYOB (Bring Your Own Beamer) A one-night-exhibition hosting artists and their projectors, curated by Y_NIS. Interested in participating? Click here to apply. BYOB is a project by Rafaël Rozendaal. Arts Market Vendors Interested in vending? Click here to apply Presented by Glendale Arts and Dublab #openshows

Live Talks Los Angeles Presents An Evening with Senator Al Franken in Conversation with Chelsea Handler

Alex Theatre 216 N. Brand Blvd., Glendale

Live Talks Los Angeles presents: Senator Al Franken in conversation with Chelsea Handler discussing his memoir, Al Franken, Giant of the Senate Senator Al Franken has represented Minnesota in the United States Senate since 2009. He was first elected in 2008 and re-elected in 2014. Al Franken, Giant of the Senate, by Al Franken is the story of an award-winning comedian who decided to run for office and then discovered why award-winning comedians tend not to do that. It’s about an unlikely campaign that had an even more improbable ending: the closest outcome in history and an unprecedented eight-month recount saga,...

Alex Film Society Presents Cool Hands Luke (1967) 50th Anniversary Screening

Alex Theatre 216 N. Brand Blvd., Glendale

Paul Newman stars as petty criminal Luke Jackson, sentenced to two years in a Florida prison farm. He doesn’t play by the rules of either the sadistic warden (Strother Martin) or the yard’s resident heavy, Dragline (George Kennedy), who ends up admiring the new guy’s unbreakable will. Luke’s bravado, even in the face of repeated stints in the prison’s dreaded solitary confinement cell, ‘the box,’ makes him a rebel hero to his fellow convicts and a thorn in the side of the prison officers. George Kennedy won Best Supporting honors for his performance and Newman was nominated in the Best...

24th Annual Glendale Cruise Night

Downtown Glendale 216 N. Brand Blvd., Glendale

Continuing the tradition of Cruise Night, the 24th Annual Cruise Night also featured a Fireworks Spectacular! at the End of the Program Near the Main Stage, Live Entertainment! on the corner of Brand Boulevard and Milford Street. Hosted by Brian Beirne, Mr. Rock N' Roll. 2017's entertainment line up includes The Coral Paradise Band - Jimmy Buffett Tribute, Creedence Relived, Gregory Wolfe as Rod Stewart.

Miss PhilUSA Productions Presents Miss Philippines USA The Pageant 2017

Alex Theatre 216 N. Brand Blvd., Glendale

Miss Philippines USA The Pageant 2017 ‘The Most Prestigious Filipino-American Pageant’ Hosts: Cher Calvin and Tony Cabrera Special Guest: Megan Young, Miss World 2013 2:00 pm – Red carpet arrivals 3:30 pm – Doors open 4:00 pm – Start of Show

Glendale Chamber After Hours Business Mixer @ Oil & Vinegar

Oil & Vinegar 2210 Galleria Way, Glendale

Oil & Vinegar is located in the Glendale Galleria on level 2 near Bloomingdale's. Join the fun! Bring along your friends and business associates. While you're here, make some new friends, enjoy the refreshments and an opportunity to win some nice prizes. Members: $10 Non-Members: $20

Antaeus Theatre Company: As You Like It

Antaeus Theatre Company 110 E. Broadway, Glendale

Shakespeare’s sparkling comedy illuminates the courage of a young woman casting off the constraints of her world and starting anew in the Forest of Arden. Funny, hopeful, tender, and wise, As You Like It subverts the traditional rules of romance and moves us through all the seasons of love.

Glendale Tech on Tap: Fake It Before You Make It How Design Sprints Increases Your Chances at Success

The Moose Den 156 S. Brand Blvd., Glendale

Ideas come in many forms and sizes. The most common concern when it comes implementing an idea is determining whether it will actually resonate with our customers. Sometimes we may not even know who the customer profile we are targeting is the right one.  Design Sprints is a concept, refined by Google Ventures, and have early roots from great minds at IDEO and the Institute of Design at Stanford. It is generally a 5 day set of exercises that allows a team to learn the viability of an idea without the cost and commitment required to build and launch that...

Glendale Chamber of Commerce Speaker Series

Embassy Suites 800 N. Central Ave., Glendale

Topic: Cybersecurity Panelists include: Louie Sadd, CEO, Datastream IT Boeing Shih, Special Agent, FBI Jummy R. Garcia, Special Agent, FBI Stan Stahl, Ph.D, President, Citadel Information Group

#FOLLOWME YouTube Stars on Stage!

Alex Theatre 216 N. Brand Blvd., Glendale

For the first time ever, dance superstars and online sensations WilldaBeast (“So You Think You Can Dance” choreographer; 2.6 million followers), Nia Sioux (“Dance Moms”; 5.8 million followers), Kenneth San Jose (685K followers), and Janelle Ginestra (587K followers) will join forces and hit the road in a brand new live dance show #FOLLOWME. Directed by Jennifer Weber (The Hip Hop Nutcracker, BRING IT LIVE!), the show kicks off a 20-city National Tour next month at the Alex Theatre and will offer fans the once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to dance alongside their favorite dance and social media stars. #FOLLOWME is an electrifying live...

#FOLLOWME YouTube Stars on Stage!

Alex Theatre 216 N. Brand Blvd., Glendale

For the first time ever, dance superstars and online sensations WilldaBeast (“So You Think You Can Dance” choreographer; 2.6 million followers), Nia Sioux (“Dance Moms”; 5.8 million followers), Kenneth San Jose (685K followers), and Janelle Ginestra (587K followers) will join forces and hit the road in a brand new live dance show #FOLLOWME. Directed by Jennifer Weber (The Hip Hop Nutcracker, BRING IT LIVE!), the show kicks off a 20-city National Tour next month at the Alex Theatre and will offer fans the once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to dance alongside their favorite dance and social media stars. #FOLLOWME is an electrifying live...

Bingo Under the Stars

The Americana at Brand 889 Americana Way, Glendale

The Americana at Brand presents Bingo Under The Stars on The Green August 10, 17 and 24 from 7-9pm. Check in is 6pm. Each event, hosted by Bingo Boy and Deven Green, is a rollicking party – “This Ain’t Your Grandma’s Bingo!” – filled with outrageous fun and fabulous prizes. Tickets are $15 per person and include dinner from Trattoria Amici, Frida Mexican Cuisine or Greenleaf Gourmet Chopshop. Beer and cocktails available for purchase on The Green, cash bar only. Table seating is available on a first-come, first-serve basis. Tickets are available for purchase online only. Tickets will not be...

The Apology Documentary Film Screening

Downtown Central Library 222 E. Harvard St., Glendale

The Apology is a 2016 documentary film by Tiffany Hsiung about three former comfort women who were among the 200,000 girls and young women kidnapped and forced into military sexual slavery by the Imperial Japanese Army during World War II. The film is produced by Anita Lee for the National Film Board of Canada. ReflectSpace at Downtown Central presents Do the Right Thing: (dis)comfort women, an exhibition reflecting on the silence and dialogue by and about the women who were forced to become sex slaves by the Japanese Imperial Army before and during World War II. The exhibition presents the...

222 EAST Performance Series: Red Hill Quartet

Downtown Central Library 222 E. Harvard St., Glendale

Things are about to get loud at Downtown Central Library this summer with pop-up style performances at the outdoor plaza in front of Central Library on Harvard Street. 222 EAST performances are supported by the City of Glendale and the Glendale Arts & Culture Commission, with funding from the Urban Art Program.

Sino US Performing Arts Organization Presents 2017 C Dream Annual Performance

Alex Theatre 216 N. Brand Blvd., Glendale

The C Dream Annual Performance moves to the Jewel City and the Alex Theatre in the summer of 2017, bringing to audiences an amazing fusion of three Chinese art gems: folk and contemporary dance, Peking Opera, and traditional music. The show includes more than 25 highly regarded and unique numbers and features a special presentation by guest performers from China’s top Beijing Dance Academy and well-established local artists. As the finale to the C Dream Program, Sino US Performing Arts Organization’s non-profit art education project, the show highlights the achievements of C Dream 2017 talents, whose performance will surpass your...

Sergei Tumas’ Tango Nuevo Cabaret Musical

Alex Theatre 216 N. Brand Blvd., Glendale

Sergei Tumas’ TANGO NUEVO Cabaret Musical is a tribute to legendary Argentine composer Astor Piazzolla. The two-act musical will feature an outstanding cast of dancers and singers from Argentina and other countries.

Three Women Writers Celebrating Never Quitting

Downtown Central Library 222 E. Harvard St., Glendale

Gleah Powers - Edna and Luna. Set in the American Southwest, Gleah Powers’ novel, Edna and Luna, is the story of two women: a lonely, recently widowed eccentric and a much younger new age healer. Facing old age and a hysterectomy, Edna, at 70, reminisces and ruminates about her losses as she makes unsuccessful attempts to start a new life. She tries to befriend her hairdresser, her gardener and a man she meets at a senior dance who makes sexual advances in the swimming pool. Luna, at 35, ridiculed since childhood for her unorthodox gift of healing, has left a...

Bingo Under The Stars

The Americana at Brand 889 Americana Way, Glendale

The Americana at Brand presents Bingo Under The Stars on The Green August 10, 17 and 24 from 7-9pm. Check in is 6pm. Each event, hosted by Bingo Boy and Deven Green, is a rollicking party – “This Ain’t Your Grandma’s Bingo!” – filled with outrageous fun and fabulous prizes. Tickets are $15 per person and include dinner from Trattoria Amici, Frida Mexican Cuisine or Greenleaf Gourmet Chopshop. Beer and cocktails available for purchase on The Green, cash bar only. Table seating is available on a first-come, first-serve basis. Tickets are available for purchase online only. Tickets will not be...

Jewel City Noir Film & Lecture Series: Mildred Pierce (1945)

Central Library 222 E. Harvard St. , Glendale

At 2pm on the 3rd Saturday of the month June 17 – December 16, 2017 Glendale Public Library Auditorium The Museum of Neon Art and The Friends of the Glendale Public Library Present:JEWEL CITY NOIR: A Film and Lecture Series. Introduction by Eric Evavold of MONA, with presentation and book signing by Mark A. Vieira: June 17, 2pm: THE BLUE DAHLIA (1946) July 15, 2pm: DOUBLE INDEMNITY (1944) August 19, 2pm: MILDRED PIERCE (1945) – The movie that put Glendale on the map!With Glendale-related history presented by historian Catherine Jurca Introduction and Presentation by Bob Amundson: October 21, 2pm: GUN CRAZY (1950) November 18, 2pm: PICKUP ON SOUTH STREET (1953) December 16, 2pm: IT’S A...

222 EAST Performance Series: Fish To Birds

Downtown Central Library 222 E. Harvard St., Glendale

Things are about to get loud at Downtown Central Library this summer with pop-up style performances at the outdoor plaza in front of Central Library on Harvard Street. 222 EAST performances are supported by the City of Glendale and the Glendale Arts & Culture Commission, with funding from the Urban Art Program.

Moonlight Picnic

The Americana at Brand 889 Americana Way, Glendale

Join us for a beautiful summer night at The Americana at Brand with a picnic of your choice from Deluca's Italian Deli or Trattoria Amici, live music, plus a beer & wine garden!

Bingo Under The Stars

The Americana at Brand 889 Americana Way, Glendale

The Americana at Brand presents Bingo Under The Stars on The Green August 10, 17 and 24 from 7-9pm. Check in is 6pm. Each event, hosted by Bingo Boy and Deven Green, is a rollicking party – “This Ain’t Your Grandma’s Bingo!” – filled with outrageous fun and fabulous prizes. Tickets are $15 per person and include dinner from Trattoria Amici, Frida Mexican Cuisine or Greenleaf Gourmet Chopshop. Beer and cocktails available for purchase on The Green, cash bar only. Table seating is available on a first-come, first-serve basis. Tickets are available for purchase online only. Tickets will not be...

222 EAST Performance Series: Human Echo

Downtown Central Library 222 E. Harvard St., Glendale

Things are about to get loud at Downtown Central Library this summer with pop-up style performances at the outdoor plaza in front of Central Library on Harvard Street. 222 EAST performances are supported by the City of Glendale and the Glendale Arts & Culture Commission, with funding from the Urban Art Program.

Bryan Cranston Live

Downtown Central Library 222 E. Harvard St., Glendale

Hear Bryan Cranston in conversation with KPCC's John Horn as they discuss Cranston's autobiography, My Life In Parts. A LIFE IN PARTS, Bryan Cranston’s riveting New York Times bestselling memoir traces his zigzag journey from his chaotic childhood to mega stardom by vividly revisiting the many parts he’s played, on camera (astronaut, dentist, detective, candy bar spokesperson, President of the United States, etc.) and off (paperboy, farmhand, security guard, dating consultant, murder suspect, dock loader, son, brother, lover, husband, father). With great humor, and much humility, Cranston chronicles his unlikely rise from a soap opera regular, trying to learn the...

Glendale Arts Presents Happy Birthday Alex Theatre

Alex Theatre 216 N. Brand Blvd., Glendale

Count down to 100 with us and celebrate the Alex Theatre’s 92nd birthday! Festivities will be held in the Alex Theatre forecourt and will include music, specialty cocktails, food, an auction and much more! Event is free and open to the public. Make a $19.25 donation to honor the year the Alex Theatre was built and to support preservation and maintenance of the historic venue. Although all donations are appreciated, it is not required to attend the special celebration. You can make your donation at the time of your reservation or visit GlendaleArts.org. White attire is encouraged, and it’s your...

Sync Yoga & Cycle Ribbon Cutting

Sync Yoga + Cycle 217 W. California Ave., Glendale

Glendale Chamber of Commerce presents Sync Yoga & Cycle Ribbon Cutting

Kyle Cease Presents A 2-Day Event Evolving Out Loud with Kyle Cease

Alex Theatre 216 N. Brand Blvd., Glendale

A 2-day event that will pull you out of your fear into a world of endless creativity. Saturday, September 9, 2017: 8:15 AM – Registration 10:00 AM to 7:00 PM Sunday, September 10, 2017: 10:00 AM to 7:00 PM *USE SAME TICKET FOR ENTRY BOTH DAYS* You will be required to show your Saturday ticket for entry to the Sunday session. TICKET PRICE $199 + Fees – 05/25/17 through 08/05/17 $299 + Fees – 08/06/17 through 08/26/17 $399 + Fees – 08/27/17 through 09/04/17 $499 + Fees – 09/05/17 on Combining the art of stand-up comedy and transformation, Comedy Central headliner...

222 EAST Performance Series: Have More Fun Stringband

Downtown Central Library 222 E. Harvard St., Glendale

Things are about to get loud at Downtown Central Library this summer with pop-up style performances at the outdoor plaza in front of Central Library on Harvard Street. 222 EAST performances are supported by the City of Glendale and the Glendale Arts & Culture Commission, with funding from the Urban Art Program.

Siel Ju “Cake Time”

Downtown Central Library 222 E. Harvard St., Glendale

Enjoy a slice of cake and meet author Siel Ju as she discusses her novel, Cake Time. Daring yet aimless, smart but slightly strange, Cake Time’s young female protagonist keeps making slippery choices, sliding into the dangerous space where curiosity melds with fear and desires turn into dirty messes. In “How Not to Have an Abortion,” the teenaged narrator looks for a ride from the clinic between her AP exams. In “Easy Target,” the now-college-grad agrees to go to a swingers party with a handsome stranger. A decade later, in “Glow,” she is suddenly confronted by the disturbing and thrilling...

222 EAST Performance Series: Unison Duet

Downtown Central Library 222 E. Harvard St., Glendale

Things are about to get loud at Downtown Central Library this summer with pop-up style performances at the outdoor plaza in front of Central Library on Harvard Street. 222 EAST performances are supported by the City of Glendale and the Glendale Arts & Culture Commission, with funding from the Urban Art Program.

2nd Annual Open Arts & Music Festival

Alex Theatre 216 N. Brand Blvd., Glendale

2nd Annual Open Arts & Music Festival is a free family-friendly event in the heart of Downtown Glendale and is produced in collaboration with artists, performers, community leaders, local businesses, and organizations. Live music performances by: Run River North DUCKWRTH Buyepongo Wondem Boogaloo Assassins Yavaran El Santo Golpe Monalisa (DJ) All-day Programming: Public Art Installations and Video Projections by Y_NIS Kids Area with a Rock Climbing Wall, Instrument Petting Zoo, Face Painting, Life-sized games, and more! Arts Market featuring all-ages activities and workshops Craft Beer Garden at the Alex Theatre Forecourt Community Resource Center

She Bends: Women in Neon Opening Reception

Museum Of Neon Art (MONA) 216 S. Brand Blvd., Glendale

SHE BENDS: WOMEN IN NEONFeaturing works by: Romily Alice – Sarah Blood – Linda Bracey – Dana Caputo – Robin Clason – Lily Erb – Teresa Escobar – Emma-Kate Hart – Michie Hongo – Eve Hoyt – Kate Hush – Koko Jamison – Kacie Lees – Leticia Maldonado – Lily Montgomery – Meryl Pataky – Shawna Peterson – Linda Price – Anika Rivers – Lisa Schulte – Valerie Shusterov – Olivia Steele – Megan Steljees – Mary Voytek MONA Members FREE with RSVP

Pacific Ballet Dance Theatre Presents Best of Khachaturian

Alex Theatre 216 N. Brand Blvd., Glendale

Pacific Ballet Dance Theatre presents BEST OF KHACHATURIAN The evening of dance includes the following: A work dedicated to the memory of the Armenian Genocide Masquerade Spartacus Selections from Gayane

222 EAST Performance Series: Heavenly Chants

Downtown Central Library 222 E. Harvard St., Glendale

Things are about to get loud at Downtown Central Library this summer with pop-up style performances at the outdoor plaza in front of Central Library on Harvard Street. 222 EAST performances are supported by the City of Glendale and the Glendale Arts & Culture Commission, with funding from the Urban Art Program.

Musical Theatre Guild Presents Sugar

Alex Theatre 216 N. Brand Blvd., Glendale

Musical Theatre Guild presents a staged concert version of SUGAR Music: Jule Styne Lyrics: Bob Merrill Book: Peter Stone Based on screenplay Some Like It Hot by Billy Wilder & I.A.L. Diamond What some guys won’t do to get the job….or the girl!’ In 1959 Lemmon, Curtis and Monroe lit up the silver screen in Billy Wilder’s classic comedy Some Like It Hot. In 1972 theatre creative giants Styne, Merrill and Stone transformed the property into a new musical titled SUGAR. Set in prohibition-era Chicago and Miami, SUGAR tells the story of two unemployed musicians, Joe and Jerry, who, after witnessing a mob murder, go undercover as women...

Glendale Tech on Tap: From Startup to Exit, Lessons Learned

The Moose Den 156 S. Brand Blvd., Glendale

Pat Holmes was founding VP Technology of a company which over 20 years went from zero to 4,300+ employees & $750M annual revenue, went public, was bought by a larger public company, and then bought again and taken private! This talk presents highlights and important lessons learned. For an online resume of the presenter’s background, go to http://www.patrickdholmes.com/2017/03/ Event Details Light happy hour snacks will be provided. No host bar. Brief presentation, long post reception. Thirty minute talk starts at 5:30 p.m. Casual environment with good company and great conversation! Venue The Moose Den is a chill sports-centric subterranean haunt...

222 EAST Performance Series: Alma Nova Duo

Downtown Central Library 222 E. Harvard St., Glendale

Things are about to get loud at Downtown Central Library this summer with pop-up style performances at the outdoor plaza in front of Central Library on Harvard Street. 222 EAST performances are supported by the City of Glendale and the Glendale Arts & Culture Commission, with funding from the Urban Art Program.

Celebrating Lalo Schifrin 85th Birthday Concert

Alex Theatre 216 N. Brand Blvd., Glendale

Musicians at Play, Music Fund Los Angeles, and Varèse Sarabande are honored to present Lalo Schifrin’s 85th Birthday Concert at the historic Alex Theatre in Glendale. The evening will be hosted by Robert Townson. Guest Conductor Chris Walden will lead an all-star big band and special guests in celebrating Lalo’s life, artistry, and esteemed body of work. Flutist Sara Andon will solo with the band for a pair of historic Schifrin pieces. Additional special guests to be announced. Lalo Schifrin is a venerated composer, conductor, pianist, and jazz musician. He has written classic television themes and over 100 film scores...

Glendale Tech Week Kick-Off

Alex Theatre 216 N. Brand Blvd., Glendale

Keynote speakers, panel discussion, live demos and exhibitor displays. Lunch provided.

Glendale Tech Week: Oktoberfest On Maryland

Artsakh Paseo 125 N. Artsakh Ave., Glendale

Food, beer, live demonstrations, craft brewer talks, interactive art displays, pop-ins from top influencers, networking, and fun!

Glendale Tech Week: Innovation Market at the Americana

The Green at The Americana at Brand 889 Americana Way, Glendale

Interactive robots, virtual reality demonstrations, robotics demonstrations, and live music. Lunch will be provided.

Glendale Tech Week: Meet the Funders

Eden On Brand 214 N. Brand Blvd., Glendale

Start-up companies, freelancers, and established businesses have a chance to meet with angel investors, venture capitalists, and lenders in a speed dating networking type environment. Appetizers included.

Glendale Tech Week: Closing Reception

Alex Theatre 216 N. Brand Blvd., Glendale

Return to the Alex for a closing reception of food, music, and fun.

Velvet Rhodes Productions Presents Glendale International Film Festival Opening Night Gala Screening: The Godfather

Alex Theatre 216 N. Brand Blvd., Glendale

The Glendale International Film Festival kicks off its 4th Annual Film Festival with an opening night gala and red carpet screening of THE GODFATHER, celebrating the 45th Anniversary of the film’s premiere. Widely regarded as one of the greatest films of all time, with 10 Academy Award Nominations and three wins for Best Picture, Best Actor and Best Screenplay Adaptation, THE GODFATHER makes its Alex Theatre screen debut for this one night only event. Based upon Mario Puzo’s classic novel of the same name, the story focuses on the powerful Italian-American crime family of Don Vito Corleone (Marlon Brando). When the Don’s youngest...

The Americana at Brand Employment Fair

The Americana at Brand 889 Americana Way, Glendale

Your future looks bright. Join us at the Management Office (3rd floor) to learn more about incredible career opportunities at The Americana at Brand. Whether you are seeking something seasonal or long-term, we have something that will fit your interests.

Fall Fest Presented by Capital One

The Americana at Brand 889 Americana Way, Glendale

Enjoy an afternoon of fun with pumpkin decorating, costumes, crafts, TOMS Style Your Sole, Sprinkles cupcake decorating, face painting, raffles, live music plus more! Access to a private lounge for Alliance of Moms members $10 per person, pre-sale | $15 per person, at-the-door* (cash only; while supplies last)*Children two and under are free. A portion of proceeds to benefit Alliance of Moms. No refunds.

La Diosa Presents Dances of Peru

Alex Theatre 216 N. Brand Blvd., Glendale

Dances of Peru is a Los Angeles based cultural project, led by choreographer Freddy Chiara, whose mission is the preservation of the ancestral dances born in the Andean and Coastal regions of Peru. The presentation involves a professional ensemble of Los Angeles musicians and a troupe of more than twenty dancers who enhance the magnificence of live folklore.

Antaeus Theatre Company: Les Liaisons Dangereuses

Antaeus Theatre Company 110 E. Broadway, Glendale

In Les Liaisons Dangereuses, sex, revenge and betrayal spark an epic battle between the sexes. One of the most controversial novels of its time, this story of seduction and intrigue is set amidst the decadence of pre-revolutionary France, where the aristocracy holds all the cards and true love cannot be expressed without fear of destruction.

Breast Cancer Awareness Event

Adventist Health Glendale is partnering with the American Cancer Society to promote breast cancer awareness at the Glendale Galleria. Meet and greet with our expert physician line-up and educators who will be discussing prevention and answering questions. Invite your friends and family! Ask about free mammograms o ered at AHGL for the month of October. Call 818-409–8192 to schedule today. First 100 to sign up or to call in will get a free mammogram.

The Americana at Brand Employment Fair

The Americana at Brand 889 Americana Way, Glendale

Your future looks bright. Join us at the Management Office (3rd floor) to learn more about incredible career opportunities at The Americana at Brand. Whether you are seeking something seasonal or long-term, we have something that will fit your interests.

Jewel City Noir Film & Lecture Series: Gun Crazy (1950)

Central Library 222 E. Harvard St. , Glendale

At 2pm on the 3rd Saturday of the month June 17 – December 16, 2017 Glendale Public Library Auditorium The Museum of Neon Art and The Friends of the Glendale Public Library Present:JEWEL CITY NOIR: A Film and Lecture Series. Introduction by Eric Evavold of MONA, with presentation and book signing by Mark A. Vieira: June 17, 2pm: THE BLUE DAHLIA (1946) July 15, 2pm: DOUBLE INDEMNITY (1944) August 19, 2pm: MILDRED PIERCE (1945) – The movie that put Glendale on the map!With Glendale-related history presented by historian Catherine Jurca Introduction and Presentation by Bob Amundson: October 21, 2pm: GUN CRAZY (1950) November 18, 2pm: PICKUP ON SOUTH STREET (1953) December 16, 2pm: IT’S A...

Los Angeles Ballet Presents Pushing Dance Boundaries

Alex Theatre 216 N. Brand Blvd., Glendale

Los Angeles Ballet’s PUSHING DANCE BOUNDARIES program features avant-garde works from three remarkable choreographers: Alejandro Cerrudo’s cutting-edge contemporary Second to Last  duets and Pacopepepluto, LAB Premieres; a World Premiere from phenom Menghan Lou; and the groundbreaking masterwork The Four Temperaments by George Balanchine.