With a career that has spanned more than 35 years, guitarist and composer Bill Frisell’s catalog has been described as “the best recorded output of the decade” (Downbeat). His latest project, When You Wish Upon a Star, features arrangements and interpretations of music from film and television in a display of “unforgettable themes… [and] ingenuity, wit and affection” (Jazz Times).
Meet at the metal-shaded viewing area next to the parking lot before going forward with the two-three hour tour. The children and parents walk will follow at 10 a.m. at the same meeting place for an hour tour. Binoculars are recommended; loaners for kids and adults will be available onsite. SMBASBlog.com
Multi-instrumentalist and Grammy Award-winner Dan Zanes and Haitian-American jazz vocalist Claudia Eliaza celebrate the children’s music of folk and blues in a positive, interactive, and educational family performance. Danzanes.com Join us for Family Art Day! From 12pm-2pm, there will be special art projects and Weisman Museum tours. Family Art Day is free and open to the public.
Featuring all of your favorite songs from the shows you can’t wait to see, and starring New York’s most sought-after talent, On Broadway includes music from the newest sensations The Book of Mormon, Frozen, Dear Evan Hansen, Hello, Dolly! and even the sold-out smash, Hamilton!
Organized around a monumental funerary vessel on loan from National Archaeological Museum in Naples and recently conserved at the Getty Villa, this exhibition explores depictions of the Underworld in the art of Greece and southern Italy. Beyond tales of famous wrongdoers and rulers of the dead, the objects on view highlight the desire for a blessed existence after death. Getty.edu
Children of all ages are sure to enjoy this storytelling event, held Mondays at the Malibu Library. Malibu.org
Director Sabrina Lloyd and Producers Martha Hunter and Sherman Wayne present William Shakespeare's "Twelfth Night," Fridays and Saturdays through Feb. 17. Tickets: $22. TheatrePalisades.org
Fawzi Haimor guest conducts New West Symphony's concert featuring Romantic masterworks including Brahms’ monumental Symphony No. 1, which took 14 years to complete, and which many have called “Beethoven’s 10th.” Rodolfo Leone performs Beethoven’s vigorous Piano Concerto No. 1, and Ventura County composer Pauline Frechette presents "The Sacred Mountains of Ojai" and "Reflections (Song for Michael)." NewWestSymphony.org
Winner of the silver medal at the Fifteenth Van Cliburn International Piano Competition for performances that showed “an imaginative shaping of themes, revelation of inner voices, and an unfailing sense of momentum” (Texas Classical Review), pianist Kenny Broberg is known for his “poise” and “technical brilliance” (Minnesota Star Tribune). Arts.Pepperdine.edu
Malibu Toastmasters Club proudly presents Michael Levine, widely regarded as one of the world's preeminent branding and media experts for the past 30 years. Malibu.org
Learn how you can make a difference in the life of an abused or neglected foster child in our community at this CASA Informational Session. Court Appointed Special Advocates serve as a stable adult in a child's life. RSVP or for more information: 805.389.3120.
The Santa Monica Bay Audubon Society "SMBAS" invites all to their free, monthly Malibu Lagoon Field Trips, held the 4th Sunday of every month, at 8:30 and 10 a.m. Meet at the metal-shaded viewing area next to the parking lot before going forward with the 2-3 hour tour. Binoculars recommended. SMBASBlog.com
As a part of the of Alvin Ailey American Dance Theatre, Ailey II celebrates the American modern dance heritage, preserving the uniqueness of the African-American cultural experience. Universally renowned for its “dynamic movement and dazzling technique” (Broadway Dance World), the members of Ailey II are “spectacular human beings” (the New York Times). Arts.Pepperdine.edu