ROck the Bells
August 9, 2008
Hyundai Pavilion at Glen Helen

A Tribe Called Quest, Nas, Mos Def, De La Soul, Rakim and a reunited Pharcyde will lead the 2008 Rock the Bells Festival, the annual touring hip-hop event that last year featured a reunited Rage Against the Machine. Other acts on the bill include Method Man and Redman, Raekwon, Immortal Technique, Dead Prez, Spank Rock, Santogold, Jay Electronica, Murs and more. Supernatural will host the main stage.


Read Me! Text in Art
A group show devoted to art that utilizes picture words, letters or written text. The media include videos, drawings, paintings, collage, textiles and photographs.
The Armory Gallery
145 North Raymond Avenue
Pasadena, CA. 91103
Through August 3, 2008
As You Like It
Shakespeare's classic is set in the Reconstruction period of the American south.
The Will Geer Theatricum Botanicum
1419 N Topanga Canyon Bl, Topanga
August 3 - September 28, 2008
In Motion: The African-American Migration Experience
A new interpretation of African-American history, one that focuses on the self-motivated activities of peoples of African descent to remake themselves and their worlds.
California African-American Museum
600 State Dr.
Through August 10, 2008
Shel Silverstein Uncensored!
An evening of comedy and song written by author Shel Silverstein.
Odyssey Theatre Ensemble
2055 South Sepulveda Blvd.
Through August 10, 2008
Songs from an Unmade Bed
A solo musical that propels a smart, resilient, and gay New Yorker through the ups and downs of love.
Celebration Theatre
7051-B Santa Monica Bl, Hollywood
Through August 10, 2008
Downtown Film Festival
Celebrating Downtown L.A.'s resurgence with a series of film screenings of Hollywood, independent and classic historic films, lectures, panel discussions, and exhibits, and parties and receptions.
Venues throughout Los Angeles
August 13 - 17, 2008
JVC Jazz Festival
One of the most anticipated concerts in the Los Angeles area, this one-day event presents some of the top names in contemporary jazz and blues.
Hollywood Bowl
2301 N Highland Ave
August 17, 2008
Elevator Music Player

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