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Evening of Classical Music at Arcadia Public Library
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Evening of Classical Music at Arcadia Public Library

French Gypsy Virtuosity and Mozart’s Violin and Viola Masterpiece closes out this year’s Classical Kaleidoscope series at Arcadia Public Library on Tuesday, April 23, from 7 to 8:15 p.m., in the Cay Mortenson Auditorium. Sponsored by the Friends of the Arcadia Public Library, Paul Stein (violin), Aaron Oltman (Viola), and Bridget Hough (piano) will perform…

Local Opera Virtuoso Leads the Verdi Chorus
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Local Opera Virtuoso Leads the Verdi Chorus

By May S. Ruiz It might surprise some people to know that the Pasadena City College (PCC) has an opera music program. In fact, PCC’s administrators themselves didn’t think to offer the course until Anne Marie Ketchum, a full-time faculty teacher, established it. Ketchum, a South Pasadena resident, is also the master behind the Santa…

Pasadena Playhouse Announces London Academy of Music & Dramatic Art Summer Acting Intensive
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Pasadena Playhouse Announces London Academy of Music & Dramatic Art Summer Acting Intensive

Entirely practical, challenging and fast-paced, this two-week course is ideal for students wishing to become more confident in performing classical works from Shakespeare’s Elizabethan and Jacobean periods. Combining scene study with technical classes in movement and voice, it leads to a greater understanding of the challenges involved in working with classical texts. It is taught…

Join Arcadia Library for a Scrapbooking Get-Together
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Join Arcadia Library for a Scrapbooking Get-Together

The Museum invites you to our Scrapbooking Studio. Bring your scrapbook and personal photographs, and the Museum will provide various scrapbooking materials. This is a great opportunity to learn new techniques, try out different products, get creative with friends from your community, and preserve your memories! The Scrapbooking get-togethers will be held Fridays, April 5,…

LA Arboretum in Arcadia Celebrates Peacock Day
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LA Arboretum in Arcadia Celebrates Peacock Day

The beauty of peacocks and their dazzling plumage have inspired architects, artists, and cultures around the world for centuries. The attraction of the blue Indian species at the Arboretum becomes apparent each spring when the peacocks display their magnificent green and blue trains during mating season. Join the Arboretum for a day as they celebrate…

‘The Glass Menagerie’ Stirs at A Noise Within
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‘The Glass Menagerie’ Stirs at A Noise Within

By May S. Ruiz ‘The Glass Menagerie,’ the autobiographical play that launched Tennessee Williams to great renown, takes off at A Noise Within (ANW) from February 24 through April 26. It made its debut in 1944 in Chicago, moved to Broadway a year later, and earned Williams the New York Drama Critics’ Circle Award. In…

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