Throughout August, those visiting Pegadoes, at Verdugo Avenue and
Hollywood Way, can enjoy her work while tasting the store's frozen
custard. She'll be there after 2:30 p.m. each Sunday "talking to
visitors, taking orders and eating the profits," she said.
COLLEGE PRODUCING 'WEST SIDE STORY'
"West Side Story," a Glendale Community College production
presented by the dance, music and theater arts departments, continues
at 8 p.m. tonight and 3 p.m. Sunday in the Auditorium Mainstage
The musical is based on a concept by Jerome Robbins. The book was
written by Arthur Laurents, with music by Leonard Bernstein and
lyrics by Stephen Sondheim. GCC theater professor Ken Gray is stage
Musical direction is by Brent Crayon, choreography by Carlos
Ramos, set and lighting design by Guido Girardi and Royce Herron is
the costume designer.
The story is an adaptation of Shakespeare's "Romeo and Juliet"
transplanted on the streets of New York.
Tickets are $14, $10 for students and seniors and $6 each for
groups of 10 or more. They may be reserved in advance or purchased at
the door. For more information, call 240-1000, ext. 5618.
'THE WEIR' AT BUA THEATRE
Theatre Banshee's "The Weir," by Conor McPherson, continues at The
Gene Bua Acting for Life Theatre in Burbank.
On an eerie night in a wee pub in west Ireland, the local men
gather to ease their loneliness, chatting over pints. Their world is
shaken with the arrival of an outsider from Dublin, a young woman.
While they try to make their visitor feel at home, swapping true
tales of ghosts and fairies, they discover their supernatural
encounters echo the pain, fear and heartfelt loss they share.
Show times are 8 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays and 2 p.m. Sundays
through Sept. 1. Tickets are $15 and $12 for students, seniors and
groups. The theater is at 3435 W. Magnolia Blvd. In Burbank. For more
information, call 628-0688.
'ONE TOE IN THE GRAVE' COMPLETES RUN
"One Toe in the Grave," a comedy by Jack Sharkey, finishes its run
today at Glendale Centre Theatre. Show times are at 3 and 8 p.m.