Viola Davis, Christina Aguilera and Kamasi Washington — in separate exhibits on the Hollywood Bowl — lead our brief record for dwell, in-person music, artwork, dance and theater this weekend. Earlier than you go, bear in mind to name or verify on-line for reservation necessities and different COVID-19 protocols.
Classical, pop, jazz and hip hop on the Hollywood Bowl
A giant weekend on the Bowl begins Thursday evening as Emmy-, Oscar- and two-time Tony winner Viola Davis joins Gustavo Dudamel and the Los Angeles Philharmonic to relate Prokofiev’s beloved musical fable “Peter and the Wolf.” Hollywood Bowl, 2301 N. Highland Ave., L.A. 8 p.m. Thursday. $8-$167. hollywoodbowl.com
The next two nights, Christina Aguilera holds courtroom, backed by Dudamel and the L.A. Phil in what’s being billed because the six-time Grammy winner’s first full live shows accompanied by an orchestra. 8 p.m. Friday-Saturday. $26-$299. hollywoodbowl.com
On Sunday, jazz saxophonist Kamasi Washington and his mighty band assist kick off KCRW-FM’s annual World Pageant, joined by rapper Earl Sweatshirt and KCRW’s Anne Litt. 7 p.m. Sunday. $25-$179. hollywoodbowl.com
Alonzo King LINES Ballet
The Music Heart’s “Dance at Nightfall” sequence concludes with performances by the San Francisco-based firm, joined by particular visitor, New York Metropolis Ballet principal Tiler Peck. The remaining exhibits are near bought out; should you can’t rating a ticket, you possibly can register to observe a free live-stream of Sunday’s closing-night efficiency. The Music Heart, Jerry Moss Plaza, 135 Grand Ave., downtown L.A. 7:30 p.m. Thursday-Sunday. 4-person pod: $150-$225. musiccenter.org
“Judy Baca: Memorias de Nuestra Tierra, a Retrospective”
Newly reopened to the general public, the Museum of Latin American Artwork presents this survey of works by the acclaimed Chicana muralist, educator and activist. MoLAA, 628 Alamitos Ave., Lengthy Seaside. On view via January. Open Tuesdays-Fridays. $7, $10; youthful than 12, free; advance buy really helpful. molaa.org
“Tapestry at 50”
Rachael Worby’s Muse/Ique Orchestra celebrates the fiftieth anniversary of singer-songwriter Carole King’s groundbreaking album. The Huntington Library, Artwork Museum and Botanical Gardens, 1151 Oxford Street, San Marino. 7:30 p.m. Thursday. Additionally on the Skirball Cultural Heart, 2701 N. Sepulveda Blvd., Brentwood at 7:30 p.m. Sunday. $75 (features a trial membership and admission to the ensemble’s subsequent three live shows). muse-ique.com
Likelihood Theatre returns to in-person performances with the Orange County premiere of this 2005 coming-of-age tune cycle crafted by “Pricey Evan Hansen” and “Biggest Showman” songwriters Benj Pasek and Justin Paul. Bette Aitken Theater Arts Heart, 5522 E. La Palma Ave., Anaheim. Saturday’s opening-night efficiency is bought out, however you possibly can catch a preview at 8 p.m. Friday or a 3 p.m. matinee on Sunday; different dates and instances via Aug. 8. $39-$49; advance buy required. chancetheater.com
Group & Unity Kite Pageant
Go fly a kite at this family-friendly occasion that includes kite-flying demos, arts and crafts workshops, dwell music and extra. Co-presented by California State Parks and the humanities group Clockshop. Los Angeles State Historic Park, 1245 N. Spring St., downtown L.A. 2 to six p.m. Saturday. Free; donations accepted. Register at clockshop.org
This annual showcase for rising classical musicians is again with a sequence of recitals and live shows that includes works by Bach, Tchaikovsky, Gershwin and others. Encinitas Library, 540 Cornish Drive. 7:30 p.m. Thursday-Saturday. Additionally on the Conrad Prebys Performing Arts Heart, 7600 Fay Ave., La Jolla at 3 p.m. Sunday. The competition then strikes to the L.A. space on July 20, with the closing-night live performance in Beverly Hills on July 24. $5 minimal donation. ipalpiti.org
You’ll be able to ponder the previous, current and potential way forward for the Metropolis of Angels with theater artist Marike Splint’s immersive, site-specific outside soundwalk, accessible via a free app in your smartphone or different system. Co-presented by Heart Theatre Group and UCLA College of Theater, Movie and Tv. Los Angeles State Historic Park, 1245 N. Spring St., downtown L.A. Anytime throughout park hours via Sept. 29. Free. 32acresla.com
Get down and get funky with this interactive expertise that includes dwell performers and DJs, dancing, curler skating and the voice of Stylish’s Nile Rodgers as “The Groovemaster.” South Coast Botanic Backyard, 26300 Crenshaw Blvd., Palos Verdes Estates. 5 to 10 p.m. Friday-Sunday; different dates via Sept. 6. $39-$59; advance timed-entry tickets required. thediscoasis.com
A home sitter makes a reference to a pool cleaner at a schmancy residence up on Mulholland Drive on this site-specific story staged by Misplaced Angels Theatre Firm. Non-public residence, tackle supplied to ticket holders, Hollywood Hills. With Marilyn Pearson and Pat Towne. 5:15 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays via Aug. 22. $45. lostangelstheatre.com
The Paris-raised, L.A.-based singer-songwriter and her band carry out an eclectic mixture of French chanson, jazz and world music in an outside present. Muckenthaler Cultural Heart, 1201 W. Malvern Ave., Fullerton. 7:30 p.m. Thursday. $15-$30. themuck.org
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