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The week ahead in L.A. classical music, Oct. 22-29: Berlioz, Philip Glass and more


Compiled by Matt Cooper

Chicago Symphony Orchestra Riccardo Muti leads the orchestra in Brahms’ Symphonies Nos. 2 and 3. Walt Disney Concert Hall, 111 S. Grand Ave., L.A. Sun., 7:30 p.m. $54-$162. (323) 850-2000.

The Consul Long Beach Opera stages Gian Carlo Menotti’s musical thriller; soprano Patricia Racette stars. Centinela Valley Center for the Arts, 14901 S. Inglewood Ave., Lawndale.

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The week ahead in L.A. theater, Oct. 22-29: 'Mateluna,' 'End of the Rainbow' and more


Capsule reviews are by Philip Brandes (P.B.), F. Kathleen Foley (F.K.F.), Margaret Gray (M.G.), Charles McNulty (C.M.), Daryl H. Miller (D.H.M.) and David C. Nichols (D.C.N.) Compiled by Matt Cooper.


Chisme y Queso Short sketches and improv; presented by Center Theater Group; 21 and up only. Eastside Luv Wine Bar, Boyle Heights, 1835 E. First St., Boyle Heights. Sun., 7:30 p.m. Free.

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The week ahead in L.A. dance, Oct. 22-29: 'Forever Flamenco' and more


Compiled by Matt Cooper

Forever Flamenco Leilah Broukhim returns; with dancer Manuel Gutierrez, et al. The Fountain Theatre, 5060 Fountain Ave., L.A. Sun., 8 p.m. $30-$50. (323) 663-1525.

Invertigo Dance Theatre The company launches its 10th season with a retrospective. The Moss Theatre, 3131 Olympic Blvd., Santa Monica. Sun., 6 p.m. $20-$125. (424) 229-2141.

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In 'Cagney' the musical, Hollywood's tough guy tap dances

James Cagney is remembered best for playing tough-talking gangsters in Warner Bros. movies in the 1930s and ’40s, which, according to “Cagney,” a loving and cartoonish small-scale bio-musical playing at the El Portal Theatre in North Hollywood, is exactly how he didn’t want to be remembered.

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