Location Alex Theatre
216 N. Brand Blvd.
Events at Alex Theatre
The Ergri Kanch concert features Armenian folk and traditional music, with the Maratuk Armenian folk song and dance ensemble, Yervand Torosyan, Ruben Sasuntsi, Gohar Hovannisyan, a live band, the Erebouni, Kilikia and Hayastan dance groups, starting at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $30 to $75.
Live Talks Los Angeles presents Terry Gilliam, screenwriter, director, actor and member of the Monty Python comedy troupe discussing his new memoir, “Gilliamesque,” at 8 p.m. Tickets are $25.50 to $113.
The orchestra presents the West Coast premiere of Timo Andres’ “Word of Mouth,” and works by Mozart, Emmanuel Séjourné and Haydn. Featured performers are pianist Richard Goode and the orchestra’s Principal Timpani/Percussion Wade Culbreath, starting at 8 p.m. Saturday and repeating at 7 p.m. Sunday at UCLA’s Royce Hall. Tickets are $27 and up.
Chosen as one of the Most Incredible Themed Races, Jingle Bell Run/Walk for Arthritis is a fun and festive way to kick off your holidays by helping others. Wear a holiday themed costume. Tie jingle bells to your shoelaces. Raise funds to help find a cure for arthritis, the nation's leading cause of disability. Run or walk a 5 kilometer route with your team members and celebrate the season by giving!