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Thursday, August 21

SANGER: One Woman, One Story.

El Portal Monroe Forum Theatre

5269 Lankershim Blvd., North Hollywood, CA 91601


Pamela Daly portrays one of the most influential women
in American history - Margaret Sanger; the Founder of
Planned Parenthood. Celebrated and vilified, her legacy
has drawn admiration and disdain from opposing sides
on controversial issues. This one-woman play is entirely
in Sanger’s own words.

“Sanger” hits the topics of Abortion, Birth Control, Sex,
and The Liberation of Women head on. This Woman Rebel
shakes the foundations of America through two World Wars, giving the world a network of clinics beginning in 1916 and the Pill in 1957. The Left and the Right have defined her to fit agendas – now you will hear from her.

SANGER: One Woman, One Story.

LIVE at the historic El Portal Theatre in North Hollywood.

Preview: August 21st
Runs: August 22nd - August 31st

Thursday - Saturday @ 8pm.
Saturday - Sunday @ 3pm.

Tickets Available at http://www.elportaltheatre.com/

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Friday, August 22

Gregg Young & the 2nd Street Groove Band with Horns

The Dome Arclight Entertainment Center

6360 W. Sunset Blvd., Hollywood, 90028

6:00pm to 9:00pm

Who: Gregg Young & the 2nd Street Groove Band with Horns
- Shore Records Recording Artist
- Smooth Jazz Artist of the Year, LA Music Awards
- Best of Jazz Nominee -1st Annual Hollywood Music Awards
- Winner Best Blues - Hollywood Music in Media Awards
- Winner Best Funk/Groove – Hollywood Music in Media Awards
- Best Latin Nominee – Hollywood Music in Media Awards
- Best Jazz Nominee - Hollywood Music in Media Awards
- House Band, Dome Arclight Entertainment Center

What: Groove Jazz, Rock ‘n’ Roll, R&B, Funk, Blues, Reggae & Movie Themes.

When: Friday, August 22nd, 2014 from 6pm to 9pm.

Where: The Dome Arclight Entertainment Center
6360 W. Sunset Blvd.
Hollywood, CA 90028

Why: 2014 Music on the Plaza Series.

How: Gregg Young (Guitar), Kirkwood Coakley (Bass), Dr. Bobby Rodriguez (Trumpet), Brandon Fields (Sax) and Joey Navarro (Keyboards)

Free admission & the public is invited.


Kat Wheeler
Marketing/PR Assistant
Band: 562.433.4858
[email protected]

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The Music Center presents Dance Downtown: 90s Night

The Music Center Plaza

135 N Grand Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90012

6:30pm to 10:00pm

It’s time to go back in the day and relive your dance memories from the 90s! We’ll be rocking moves like the running man, typewriter and cabbage patch to some of the hottest tunes of that decade. Come dressed in your 90s best (dig deep in that closet)!

No experience necessary. Beginner lessons throughout the evening.

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My Atlas with Vanessa Veselka & Vagabond

elysian courtyard

2806 Clearwater St., Los Angeles, 90039

7:00pm to 10:00pm

My Atlas, a summer event series that pairs films with live travelogues, explores women travelers' varied experiences. Each film screening, which focuses on atypical representations of the female traveler in narrative cinema, will be preceded by a speaker who will recount a specific travel story and/or discuss travel as a mode of self-understanding. This upcoming week will feature writer Vanessa Vaselka's discussion on the relationship between her own travel experience as a teenage runaway, hitchhiker, train-hopperand representations of women’s travel in cinema and literature. This will be followed by an outdoor screening of Agnes Varda's Vagabond.

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Elixir The Show - Anniversary 80's Gala

Federal Bar

5303 Lankershim Blvd., Los Angeles, CA

7:30pm to 10:30pm

Love Is For The Heart...But Elixir Is For The Soul! Friday August 22nd, The Federal Bar proudly presents Elixir - The Show, "LA's Best Variety Show" – Anniversary Edition!

We will be celebrating our 2nd Anniversary and it will be an all-1980’s theme! We want to see our audience dressed to kill in full 80’s swag (Members Only Jackets...Leg Warmers....Crimped Hair.....Shoulder Pads....Stirrup Stretch Pants...Fingerless Gloves!) This month’s show will feature music and inspiration from Prince, Michael Jackson, Appolonia, Motley Crue, Simple Minds, Billy Idol, The Go-Go’s, Men Without Hats, Madonna, Flashdance and MORE!

Free Admission, 21+ with ID. Doors/Dinner 7:30pm, Showtime 8:00pm sharp, DJ/Dancing Afterparty with DJ Mix Mason (https://www.facebook.com/mixmason) at 11pm.You can see last month’s photo gallery at https://www.facebook.com/elixir.show.1/media_set?set=a.1454282891491623....

For our Anniversary, we’ll have a special 80’s theme with our music and performance, a specialty drink/food menu, a pop-up photo booth for you to play in, and gift bags for the first 50 guests including gift certificates for local NoHo Arts District businesses and retail shops, a $200 value! Sponsors include The Federal Bar, Patron Tequila, Washio, Westinghouse Digital, El Portal Theater, Fusion Hair Salon, Frisky Business, XMA Headquarters, Millenium Dance Complex, Strip Noho and more!

RSVP for a table to [email protected]. Tables are for dinner guests only, so please come with an empty stomach, and ready to indulge in delicious food and drink. We strongly encourage early arrival for dinner to allow maximum enjoyment of the show. First Come, First Serve on tables and general admission.

Produced and Hosted by David M. Schmidt
(https://www.facebook.com/david.m.schmidt.96), Elixir is the absolute best variety show in Los Angeles. Part Mad Men, Part Rat Pack, Elixir features live music from jazz/funk band Funky dancers, comedians, burlesque artists, pole dancers, dance troupes, games/prizes, shenanigans and more. After Elixir show, DJ Mix Mason will be spinning your favorite dance music for our afterparty. All Elixir guests will receive free admission for DJ/dancing afterparty.

Grab your friends, break out your finest 80’s gear and slink on down to The Federal Bar for Elixir. It'll cure what ails ya!

The Federal Bar
5303 Lankershim Blvd.
North Hollywood, CA 91601
(818) 980-2555
[email protected]

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