This Week's Beet



August 23- August 29

Here is a sneak peak for the following weeks events in Monrovia!


Friday, Saturday & Sunday

Don't miss out on the last weekend!

The 9th Annual Action On Film International Film Festival runs from Friday 8-16 to Saturday 8-24-13 at the Krikorian Monrovia. AOFFEST is a cultural event. We showcase 480+ independent films from around the world, host several nightly parties at local restaurants and bars, and have a Black-tie Award Show.  Everyone is welcome.  Monrovia Residents please stop by the UPS Store on Myrtle for FREE SCREENING Tickets and Information. Come watch some incredible films, meet some exceptional filmmakers, and eat yummy popcorn with celebrities. 


Friday & Saturday

This is the final weekend for auditions for the San Gabriel Valley Choral Company

The San Gabriel Valley Choral Company is seeking new singers for its
2013-2014 Concert Season:


  • Saturday, October 26: "Songs in Darkness" - A supernatural evening in the stunning ambiance of the historic Aztec Hotel in Monrovia, featuring selections from Mozart’s Requiem; “Sure on this Shining Night” by Lauridsen; “Der Feuerreiter” by Wolf; and works by Gibbs, Mäntyjärvi, Strimple, Orbán, and Houston. 
  • Saturday, December 21: “Winter Portrait" - A celebration of Christmas, Hanukkah, and the winter season, featuring the music of Stroope, Rutter, Basler, Mäntyjärvi, and Baker, with brass ensemble and a holiday sing-along.
  • Saturday, April 5: "Alma y Corazon" (Soul and Heart) - Featuring Misa Criolla by Ariel Ramirez and “Romancero Gitano” by Mario Castelnuovo Tedesco, along with music of Piazzola, Estevez, and Casals.
  • Saturday, June 21 & 28: “Pirates of Penzance" - An abridged, semi-staged version of the classic comic operetta by Gilbert and Sullivan.


The 10-minute audition will consist of a classical solo selection or excerpt and a short musicianship assessment. An accompanist will be provided.


2013 Summer Concert: Son Cinco - Merengue

Don't miss out on the final concert this summer!!




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