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Leonardo da Vinci: Machines in Motion

Aug 23, 2017 - Sep 4, 2017

This event occurs weekly on Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday.

This traveling exhibit celebrates the original Renaissance man, the 16th-century artist, architect and inventor Leonardo da Vinci, through recreations of his simple machines. Created by the Leonardo da Vinci Museum in Florence, Italy, the show will make its California debut at the Aerospace Museum, displaying 40 machines grouped into the four themes of water, fire, earth and air. Folks can get...

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Bloomsday

Aug 23, 2017 - Sep 10, 2017

This event occurs weekly on Sunday and Wednesday.

The Seattle Times describes Steven Dietz’s Bloomsday as “a literary and time-travel tale, wrapped with ribbon around a wistful love story.” Robert, a 55-year-old American professor, goes to Dublin and reunites with Caithleen, whom he met 35 years prior when he was an American tourist and she was a guide taking him on a tour of the city as described in James Joyce’s 1922...

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Bloomsday

Aug 23, 2017 - Sep 10, 2017

This event occurs weekly on Tuesday and Wednesday.

The Seattle Times describes Steven Dietz’s Bloomsday as “a literary and time-travel tale, wrapped with ribbon around a wistful love story.” Robert, a 55-year-old American professor, goes to Dublin and reunites with Caithleen, whom he met 35 years prior when he was an American tourist and she was a guide taking him on a tour of the city as described in James Joyce’s 1922...

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Sister Act

Aug 23, 2017 - Aug 27, 2017

This event occurs weekly on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday.

The Wells Fargo Pavilion will be bursting with sequins and soul during its production of Sister Act. Based on the 1992 film of the same name, which starred Whoopi Goldberg and Maggie Smith, this holy spectacle rewinds to 1970s Philly, where disco diva-to-be Deloris Van Cartier must hide in a convent after witnessing her crime-boss boyfriend commit a murder. Deloris incorporates funky beats into...

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Light & Noir: Exiles & Émigrés in Hollywood, 1933-1950

Aug 23, 2017 - Oct 15, 2017

This event occurs weekly on Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday.

The influence of German-speaking and Jewish refugees on Hollywood’s Golden Age is honored in this traveling exhibit developed by the Skirball Cultural Center and the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, which makes its only stop in Northern California at downtown’s California Museum. Items on display include the 1951 Oscar statue co-awarded to Billy Wilder for best...

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Turn the Page: The First Ten Years of Hi-Fructose

Aug 23, 2017 - Sep 17, 2017

This event occurs weekly on Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday.

To honor the influential art magazine Hi-Fructose, the Virginia Museum of Contemporary Art developed a retrospective of works by over 50 artists that were featured in the quarterly during its first 10 years. Crocker presents this traveling exhibit, which includes The Ghost of G Sharp Seven by L.A. painter (and UC Davis alum) Camille Rose Garcia, who is known for her dark takes on fairy tales,...

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California Museum: California Hall of Fame

Aug 23, 2017 - Sep 10, 2017

This event occurs weekly on Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday.

The California Museum’s Hall of Fame marks its 10th anniversary celebrating Golden State greats with its newest lineup of inductees that includes actors Harrison Ford and George Takei, Tower Records founder Russ Solomon, and broadcast journalist Maria Shriver (who created the Hall of Fame in 2006 when she was first lady of California). Among the artifacts on display are actor Harrison...

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Sister Act

Aug 24, 2017 - Aug 27, 2017

This event occurs weekly on Thursday and Saturday.

The Wells Fargo Pavilion will be bursting with sequins and soul during its production of Sister Act. Based on the 1992 film of the same name, which starred Whoopi Goldberg and Maggie Smith, this holy spectacle rewinds to 1970s Philly, where disco diva-to-be Deloris Van Cartier must hide in a convent after witnessing her crime-boss boyfriend commit a murder. Deloris incorporates funky beats into...

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Water by the Spoonful

Aug 24, 2017 - Sep 9, 2017

This event occurs weekly on Thursday, Friday and Saturday.

This 2012 Pulitzer Prize-winning play by Quiara Alegría Hudes (In the Heights)—which the The Washington Post describes as an “intimate yet globe-spanning portrait of recovery, lingering hurt, family bonds and improbable connections with strangers”—interweaves two tales: one about a military veteran Elliot dealing with the death of his aunt Ginny, who raised him,...

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Bloomsday

Aug 24, 2017 - Sep 10, 2017

This event occurs weekly on Thursday and Friday.

The Seattle Times describes Steven Dietz’s Bloomsday as “a literary and time-travel tale, wrapped with ribbon around a wistful love story.” Robert, a 55-year-old American professor, goes to Dublin and reunites with Caithleen, whom he met 35 years prior when he was an American tourist and she was a guide taking him on a tour of the city as described in James Joyce’s 1922...

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