Author: PW Staff

You speak, they listen

The National Park Service will hold a listening session, an opportunity for members of the public to speak up about how America’s national parks should be utilized and preserved, from 6 to 8 p.m. today at the Natural...

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‘Misrepresented’

At 7 p.m. Friday, local writer Renée Morgan Hampton discusses her new book “Misrepresented,” about Matthew Daytona, a prominent Beverly Hills entertainment lawyer charged with a string of serial murders after several female...

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‘Transfigured Night’

Last Saturday the Pasadena Symphony Orchestra, under the baton of its music director Jorge Mester, performed “Variations on a Theme by Haydn, op.56a” by Brahms, “Transfigured Night, op.4” by Arnold Schoenberg and Haydn’s...

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A new spin on opera

Mention “opera” and most people conjure up visions of a fat lady singing with a horned helmet on her head. However, like other forms of popular entertainment, the old genre has been going through some changes lately....

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THIS WEEK’S COVER

Upcoming Events

May
26
Sat
2:00 pm Tea Discussion, Opera for Kids a... @ Pasadena Public Library Central Branch
Tea Discussion, Opera for Kids a... @ Pasadena Public Library Central Branch
May 26 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
A discussion of Pu-erth teas explores how the tea from the ancient mountains of Yunnan is considered the best in the world, including a tea tasting from Denong Pu-erth Teas, from 2 to 4 p.m.[...]
5:00 pm St. Luke’s Monrovia Concert @ St. Luke's Monrovia
St. Luke’s Monrovia Concert @ St. Luke's Monrovia
May 26 @ 5:00 pm
A free classical opera concert features mezzo-soprano Trisha Rivera and bass-baritone Raed Saade performing a selection of works, including comedy, drama, spirituals, coloratura, opera favorites and other selections, starting at 5 p.m.
7:00 pm “The Wonder of Elvis” Tribute Ac... @ Alex Theatre
“The Wonder of Elvis” Tribute Ac... @ Alex Theatre
May 26 @ 7:00 pm
Jacob Roman and Ben Thompson co-headline in “The Wonder of Elvis,” an Elvis Presley tribute playing The King’s hits, starting at 7 p.m. Tickets are $17.50 to $32.50.
May
27
Sun
12:00 pm Lanterman Historical Museum Foun... @ Lanterman House
Lanterman Historical Museum Foun... @ Lanterman House
May 27 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
The Foundation hosts its annual Summer Whites Picnic and Ukulele Rendezvous, from noon to 4 p.m. Visitors can admire the work of artists from the Verdugo Hills Art Association, enjoy dancing to live music, cookies[...]
1:00 pm Guided Tour at Norton Simon @ Norton Simon Museum
Guided Tour at Norton Simon @ Norton Simon Museum
May 27 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
A guided tour visits works featuring friends and rivals, from 1 to 2 p.m. included in museum admission of $15 for adults, $12 for seniors, free for members, students and those 18 and younger.

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