www.thegrouprep.com or (818) 763-5990. Lonny Chapman Theatre. 10900 Burbank Blvd. North Hollywood 91601.1: Head to the Lonny Chapman Theatre for a performance of Awake and Sing. Set in the Bronx in the 1930s, this timeless American classic takes us into the heart and home of the Berger Family where first generation ideals clash with the younger generation's struggle for independence and freedom. Fri/Sat 8 p.m. Sun 2 p.m. Talk-back Sundays: Oct.6 and 27. Admission: $22. Seniors/Students: $17. Groups 10+: $15. Ladies Night Fridays: Ladies ½ price. Buy tix/info:
2: LA's newest theatrical dance company premiere's "Anonymous" at El Portal Theatre, November 1-3, 2013. Friday 8pm, Saturday 2 & 8pm, Sunday 7pm
If you were in a room full of strangers and were confident that your story would remain confidential, what personal story would you share? Escape Artists' production of Anonymous engages with the dynamic between the self and the community; between vulnerable transparency and the world's critique. Through the language of dance, we explore the individual's predominately solitary journey toward freedom, love and creation of community.
3: There's an opportunity this weekend to donate to our serving soldiers. Donations and volunteers are sought for putting together care boxes--an effort known as Thank a Soldier. The volunteer event is happening Saturday 401 S. First St. in Burbank. Click here for more info.
4: Alfred Johnson opens for Severin Browne's First Friday show at Kulak's Woodshed. LA-based singer/songwriter/keyboardist Alfred Johnson co-wrote with Rickie Lee Jones on her 1979 Platinum Grammy Award winning premiere album containing the hit single, “CHUCK E’s IN LOVE.”
Please stick around for the great Severin Browne & his band at 9pm. $10 recommended donation goes to keeping Kulak's Woodshed open. You can also make donations thru paypal.
5: Today will be sunny with a high of 85, according to the National Weather Service.