9 Fun Things to Do This Weekend, 9/10

From sci-fi classics to Tchaikovsky, there’s something for everyone
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CONFAB: Flower Power Party at The Globe Theatre
Kick off the evening with a tour of the newly renovated Globe Theatre, where Charlie Chaplin once had a private balcony. The Flower Power Party begins at 10 p.m. More information (September 10, The Globe Theatre)

THEATER: Real Women Have Curves
The movie starring America Ferrera began as a play by Josefina López, the founder and artistic director of Boyle Heights’ esteemed Casa 0101 Theater. The story follows the relationships between Latinas working at a garment factory in East L.A. More information (September 10-12, The Pasadena Playhouse)

MUSIC: USC Thornton Symphony Performance
Carl St.Clair conducts the USC Thornton Symphony in a program that includes works by Tchaikovsky and Mussorgsky. Professor of keyboard studies Daniel Pollack, who won the first International Tchaikovsky Competition in 1958, will be featured. More information (September 11, Bovard Auditorium)

FILM: Double Feature: The War of The Worlds and The Time Machine
Actress Ann Robinson, star of 1953’s The War of The Worlds, will participate in a discussion between screenings of the films. More information (September 11, Egyptian Theater)

CONFAB: Venice Beach Music Fest 10
This free event features a range of musical acts including the Swedish rock artist ArtQueen, critically acclaimed violinist Lili Haydn, and local favorite Meet Me at the Pub. More information (September 12, Venice Beach)

MUSIC: Point Blank Los Angeles: Open House Event
Here’s your chance to take a studio tour of the Point Blank Music School. You can also take an Ableton or Creative Workflow Masterclass while you’re there. More information (September 12, Point Blank Music School)

CONFAB: 20th Annual Harvest Moon Festival
The Harvest Moon Festival is an annual cultural event celebrated in many Asian communities. Enjoy games, music, and performances by local dance troupes including the Jung Im Lee Korean Dance Academy and Awakened Blessing Lion Dance Troupe. More information (September 13, Arcadia County Park)

MUSIC: Johnette Napolitano
The former lead singer of ’90s rock group Concrete Blonde brings her distinct sound to Hotel Cafe for two nights. More information (September 11 and September 13, Hotel Cafe)

CONFAB: Sheriff Callie’s Wild West
Looking for a fun activity for the preschool-set? Join Callie and friends for a sing-along, story-time, and a scavenger hunt through the Autry museum. More information (September 13, Autry National Center of the American West)

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