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Friday, October 31

Danny Elfman’s Music From the Films of Tim Burton

Nokia Theatre L.A. LIVE

800 W. Olympic Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90015

8:00pm

The orchestral performance will include music from Batman, Edward Scissorhands, The Nightmare Before Christmas, Beetlejuice, Charlie and The Chocolate Factory, Alice In Wonderland and others on the program. Among the most popular films of our times, the films featured in this concert have grossed over four billion dollars worldwide.

The program includes newly created suites from all sixteen film collaborations of the legendary composer Danny Elfman and visionary director Tim Burton. Elfman himself will perform his songs from “The Nightmare Before Christmas.” He was the singing voice of Jack Skellington in the 1993 classic film. The concert will be accompanied with large screen film clips, and the artwork of Tim Burton. This limited engagement featuring the Hollywood Studio Symphony and choir conducted by John Mauceri

Danny Elfman's Music From The Films Of Tim Burton is produced by Columbia Artists Management Inc & Kraft- Engel Management.

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Saturday, November 1

2nd Annual PPOA Oktoberfest

The Standard, Downtown LA

550 South Flower Street, Los Angeles, 90071

2:00pm

Oktoberfest is at hand! Enjoy an afternoon of German beer, German food and authentic American fun at the Standard Downtown L.A. The event is hosted by the L.A. County Professional Peace Officers Association (PPOA) and proceeds benefit the Star & Shield Foundation. We had a blast last year at the Golden Road Brewery and this year will be packed with even MORE fun -- complete with highly-entertaining contests, music & Oktoberfest damsels -- all on a scenic rooftop overlooking downtown Los Angeles. This will be an event to remember but don't take OUR word for it...

PPOA Oktoberfest was recently named one of "LA's best Oktoberfest events" by ThrillList.com!

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Black Business Women Rock! 2014 Conference

Maker City LA at The Reef

1933 S. Broadway, 11th Floor, Los Angeles, CA, 90007

6:00pm to 10:00pm

Black Business Women Rock! Returns Bigger & Better than ever... Don't Miss Out on This Exclusive Conference Featuring: Powerful Speakers, Informational Panels, Entertainment, Food, Drinks and Shopping! We've been working non-stop to bring you the most incredible experience on Saturday, Nov. 1st, 2014! This special event offers a friendly place for fellow entrepreneurs, executives and business owners to mix, mingle and learn! Come celebrate the world of business with panels & speaking topics including:

Keynote: "Who Are You When the Curtain Falls?"
Invaluable Business Education
Gaining Capital to Invest
Tribute to Maya Angelou
Investing in Our Children
Black Business Women Rock Award
And More!!!

All guests are in for a treat with surprise entertainment & shopping! Don't miss out on this exclusive event. Only a limited number of seats are available. DATE & TIME:
SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 1, 2014
6pm - 10pm LOCATION:
Maker City LA at The Reef
1933 S. Broadway, 11th Floor
Los Angeles, CA 90007 COST:
$20 Early Registration (until Sept. 30)
$25 General Registration

VENDOR OPPORTUNITIES:

No longer accepting submissions for this event. For future events to promote your business and/or sell your services or products at Black Business Women Rock! Fill Out the Vendor Form @ www.BlackBusinessWomenRock.com or Email [email protected] for details.
FOR MORE INFO, MEDIA OR SPONSOR INQUIRIES: [email protected]
Visit: www.BlackBusinessWomenRock.com

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Kan Ya Ma Kan Weekend 1: Dar Al Sulh / Iraq

Clockshop

2806 Clearwater St., Los Angeles, CA

7:00pm to 3:00pm

Kan Ya Ma Kan is three weekends featuring the culinary traditions, music and culture of the Arab-Jewish diaspora of Iraq, Syria, and North Africa. Each weekend will offer a Saturday night and Sunday afternoon program featuring chefs, writers and scholars.
Saturday’s dinner will prepared by a guest chef, followed by live music. Sunday afternoon will feature tea, sweets and conversation with an invited writer, scholar or artist.

Weekend 1: Iraq with Michael Rakowitz, Regine Basha, Ella Shohat, & Henry Azra

Saturday: Dar Al Sulh / Los Angeles, will feature artist Michael Rakowitz’s preparing the recipes of his Iraqi-Jewish grandmother, whose ingredients and combinations of flavors represent something of an endangered species in the region. Dinner will be followed by the music of Henry Azra on the Kanun accompanied by a doumbek player.

Sunday: Regine Basha, Michael Rakowitz and Ella Shohat discuss their collaborative project, Dar al Sulh and its multiple iterations. This discussion will touch on the projects evolution over time and in accordance with place, as well as the significance of holding onto the traditions of a diasporic community. Middle eastern tea and sweets will be served.

Weekend 2 Nov 8th & Nov 9th: Syria with Clifford Wright, Ara Dabandjian, Jason Hamacher, & Abraham Marcus

Weekend 3 Nov 15th & Nov 16th: North Africa with Orly Olivier, Chris Silver, Sarah Abrevaya Stein, & Aomar Boum

RSVP/Tickets available through clockshop.nationbuilder.com

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Kan Ya Ma Kan Weekend 1

Clockshop

2806 Clearwater St., Los Angeles, CA

7:00pm to 3:00pm

Kan Ya Ma Kan is three weekends featuring the culinary traditions, music and culture of the Arab-Jewish diaspora of Iraq, Syria, and North Africa. Each weekend will offer a Saturday night and Sunday afternoon program featuring chefs, writers and scholars.
Saturday’s dinner will prepared by a guest chef, followed by live music. Sunday afternoon will feature tea, sweets and conversation with an invited writer, scholar or artist.

Weekend 1: Iraq with Michael Rakowitz, Regine Basha, Ella Shohat, & Henry Azra

Saturday: Dar Al Sulh / Los Angeles, will feature artist Michael Rakowitz’s preparing the recipes of his Iraqi-Jewish grandmother, whose ingredients and combinations of flavors represent something of an endangered species in the region. Dinner will be followed by the music of Henry Azra on the Kanun accompanied by a doumbek player.

Sunday: Regine Basha, Michael Rakowitz and Ella Shohat discuss their collaborative project, Dar al Sulh and its multiple iterations. This discussion will touch on the projects evolution over time and in accordance with place, as well as the significance of holding onto the traditions of a diasporic community. Middle eastern tea and sweets will be served.

RSVP/Tickets available through clockshop.nationbuilder.com

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A Supernature Halloween Showcase at Lot 613

LOT 613

Los Angeles, CA 90021

9:00pm to 4:00am

Minimal Effort Los Angeles

Announces

Supernature Halloween Showcase

Saturday November 1st, 2014

As the launch of Audiofly's first Supernature Showcase in Los Angeles, it is anticipated to be a dreamy Halloween at Lot 613 in Downtown. Two massive dance floors will feature the Supernature showcase including Audiofly, Luca Bacchetti, Droog, Dance Spirit and Bedouin. Featured local Los Angeles artists include Plastic Love, Low Tide, Tara Brooks, Anton Tumas and Human Resources. Lot 613 will be transformed into a mysitcal, supernatural forest for your exploration and heightening of your senses.

2 Rooms

10 Djs

9PM - 4AM

21+

Costumes Recommended

supernatural |ˌso͞opərˈnaCH(ə)rəl|
adjective (of a manifestation or event) attributed to some force beyond scientific understanding or the laws of nature: a supernatural being.

Supernature Lineup:

The Audiofly really really real official fanpage
:: Supernature ::
soundcloud.com/audiofly
residentadvisor.net/dj/audiofly

Luca Bacchetti
:: Supernature / Crosstown Rebels ::
soundcloud.com/lucabacchetti
residentadvisor.net/dj/lucabacchetti

Droog
:: Culprit LA / Supernature ::
soundcloud.com/droog-la-1
residentadvisor.net/dj/droog

Dance Spirit Live
:: Supernature ::
soundcloud.com/dance-spirit
residentadvisor.net/dj/dancespirit

Bedouin
:: Supernature ::
soundcloud.com/bedouinsoundclash
residentadvisor.net/dj/bedouin

+ Local support:

Plastic Love (Maheras & Bas)
:: Plastic Love Records ::
soundcloud.com/plasticlove
residentadvisor.net/dj/plasticlove

Low Tide
:: Touch of Class Records/Motek/Dilate Records ::
soundcloud.com/low-tide-music
residentadvisor.net/dj/lowtide

Tara Brooks
:: subtract music ::
soundcloud.com/tarabrooksmusic
residentadvisor.net/dj/tarabrooks

Anton Tumas
:: subtract music ::
soundcloud.com/antontumas
residentadvisor.net/dj/antontumas

Human Resources
:: minimal effort ::
soundcloud.com/wearehumanresources
residentadvisor.net/dj/wearehumanresources

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Sunday, November 2

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