Date: September 12th, 2019

LA Opera Bassist Nate Farrington Will Perform at the Pasadena Conservatory
Arts & Entertainment

LA Opera Bassist Nate Farrington Will Perform at the Pasadena Conservatory

Pittance Chamber Music presents Nate’s World, the first concert which takes place Sept. 15, 2019 at 3 p.m. at the Pasadena Conservatory of Music with Los Angeles Opera Orchestra Principal Bass and Nathan Farrington taking the audience on a musical safari ranging from Haydn to Hank Williams. Farrington will be joined on piano by best buddy Teddy Abrams, music director of the…

Michael Feinstein Opens a Vault for Pasadena Pops Season Finale
Arts & Entertainment

Michael Feinstein Opens a Vault for Pasadena Pops Season Finale

Feinstein and the Pasadena Pops close their popular outdoor summer concert series at the Los Angeles County Arboretum on Sept. 14, 2019 with an evening showcasing the legendary films of MGM Studios for MGM Movie Classics. The Pops season finale will provide a quintessential Feinstein experience with Broadway’s best singers, dancers, vintage costumes from Hollywood Revisited and rare original arrangements from the golden age…

Sept. 13 – Sept. 19
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Sept. 13 – Sept. 19

EDITOR’S PICK Beatles Festival at Santa Anita Park, Sept. 14 from 4-10 p.m. (285 W. Huntington Drive, Arcadia, CA 91007).  Celebrate the 50th Anniversary of “Abbey Road” and “Yellow Submarine” with food, drink specials, merchandise, memorabilia, karaoke stage, live stage, special guests, book authors, 10×10 album covers for photo ops, and much more. The festival…

Celebrate Fiestas Patrias in Pasadena
Community

Celebrate Fiestas Patrias in Pasadena

The public is invited to Pasadena’s free Fiestas Patrias celebration on Friday, Sept. 13 from 5-9 p.m. at Villa-Parke Community Center, located at 363 E. Villa St. Join your neighbors in celebration of the independence of 18 Latin American countries in grand fashion. This family-friendly event highlights the colors, richness and warmth of Latin America cultures….

Laughter Is the Best Medicine, Or Is It?
Opinion

Laughter Is the Best Medicine, Or Is It?

‘A merry heart doeth good like a medicine: but a broken spirit drieth the bones’ By Terry Miller I was surprised to read recently in the Psychological Bulletin a rather unexpected research result of an overvalued research project on humor and its effects on one’s health. “There is evidence of stress-moderating effects of humor on…

Building Inclusively With Taiwan on Board
Opinion

Building Inclusively With Taiwan on Board

Dr. Jaushieh Joseph Wu, Taiwan’s Minister of Foreign Affairs This July, President Tsai Ing-wen of the Republic of China (Taiwan) transited through New York, an icon of diversity and freedom and home to the United Nations, as a preload to her state visit to Taiwan’s diplomatic allies in the Caribbean. While meeting with the Permanent…