Friday, Feb. 8, 2013

Fundraiser for youth music. North Torrance Youth Musicians Ensemble presents Glen Kamida and Friends in a fundraising concert to benefit South Bay music programs. James Armstrong Theatre, 3330 Civic Center Drive, Torrance. 7 tonight. Tickets are $10/$8. Call 310-781-7171.

Neil Simon comedy onstage. The Norris Center for the Performing Arts presents Neil Simon's romantic comedy "Proposals" for nine weekend performances starting tonight. The play follows the funny and poignant story of nine people whose lives intertwine at a summer vacation retreat. Norris Theatre, 27570 Norris Center Drive, Rolling Hills Estates. 8 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays and 2 p.m. Sundays through Feb. 24. Tickets are $38. Call 310-544-0403 or go to www.norriscenter.com.

Cabaret Series continues. The Torrance Cultural Arts Foundation presents the Seth Greenberg Quartet with Gina Saputo as part of its Studio Cabaret Series. George Nakano Theatre, 3330 Civic Center Drive, Torrance. 7:30 tonight and Saturday. Tickets are $30/$27. Call 310-781-7171.

Chamber music concerts. The South Bay Chamber Music Society celebrates its 50th season with Paul Coletti and Friends in concert for two performances. Pacific Unitarian Church, 5621 Montemalaga Drive, Rancho Palos Verdes. 8 tonight and 3 p.m. Sunday. Admission is free.

Saturday, Feb. 9, 2013

Friends host book sale. Friends of the Manhattan Beach Library is holding a book sale featuring premium used books. Manhattan Beach Library community room, 1320 Highland Ave., Manhattan Beach. 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. the second Saturday of the month. Admission is free.

Cruise Night. Sponsored by the Cruisin' 50s car club. All pre-1980 cars welcome. Wienerschnitzel, 2780 Pacific Coast Highway, Torrance. 2-5 p.m. Saturday. Call 310-326-4678.


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