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Savage Players Presents Axe of Love: An Evening of Short Plays about Love’s Opening and Closing Acts

AXe_of_love_without_text_opt_convertedA follow-up to Savage Players’ successful 2013 production of Acts of Love: Three Comedies by Anton Chekhov and John Millington Synge, Axe of Love explores love’s second acts from a more contemporary viewpoint and promises a thought-provoking and moving evening of theater.

This performance includes the following short plays by Los Angeles-based playwrights:

A Minnesota Thing by Jeffrey Baker
Blind Struck Ugly Luck by Nate Rufus Edelman
The Settlement by Mark Robert Swiech
and
The Odder Couple by Jacob Edelman

Directed by Angie Scott, Jolene Adams, and Kristen Osborn

 March 23-26, 2015 at 8:00PM

The Los Angeles Theatre Center
514 S. Spring Street
Los Angeles, California 90013

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Masterpiece Discovery: Brahms Sextet in B Flat Major

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Take a guided tour with KUSC’s Brian Lauritzen through one of the most lovely works of chamber music. Musical examples, anecdotes about Johanes Brahms, and historical context set the stage before a complete performance of the work. Salastina Music Society Co-Directors Kevin Kumar and Maia Jasper have invited outstanding musicians, including cellist of the Tokyo String Quartet Clive Greensmith, to join them for this first part of their Brahms Sextet cycle.

April 3, 2015 at 8:00pm

Calvary Presbyterian Church of Pasadena
1050 Fremont Avenue
South Pasadena, California 91030

$28 advance on-line purchase/$35 general admission at the door/$10 student with valid ID

Learn more about the event here, or buy tickets here.

Kewa Presents: Fiato Quartet at the Edendale Up Close Concerts

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FIATO, the Los Angeles-based string quartet, will perform a free admission concert at the Edendale Up Close Concerts at the Edendale Branch Library Community Room in Echo Park.

Program: W.A. Mozart String Quartet No. 22 in B-flat major, K.589 (1790)
Franz Schubert String Quartet No. 14 “Death and the Maiden” in D minor, D. 810 (1824)

APRIL 4, 2015 at Noon to 1:00PM

Edendale Branch Library (LAPL)
2011 W. Sunset Boulevard
Los Angeles, California 90026

Learn more about the event here.

 

homeLA // J.B. Merrill House

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Gwen Freeman and Andy Jardini will host this latest installment of homeLA in their craftsman bungalow originally built as a church and outfitted with a pipe organ (no longer in the home) in 1908. Designed by the architect H.M. Patterson, the home was built for Reverend J.B. Merrill. A group of eight artists will perform in response to the home inviting small groups of audiences to experience one-of-a-kind performance.

May 3, 2015: shows at 3:00pm, 5:00pm, 7:00pm
Tickets: $15.00

Location provided upon purchase of tickets here.