Blind Boys of Alabama, Allen Toussaint
March 6, 8pm, $15-$66
UCLA Live at Royce Hall, UCLA, WW • 310.825.2101.
The great gospel singing group Blind Boys of Alabama has been performing for 70 years. Allen Toussaint is a name synonymous with the music of New Orleans. Together, these acts will be saluting the Crescent City, performing the music of Louis Armstrong, Jelly Roll Morton, and others.
Planned Parenthood Food Fare 2010
March 11, 10:30am-2pm and 6:30-9:30pm
Reception for sponsors 5:30pm, $125-$150
Santa Monica Civic Auditorium, 1855 Main St.
This is a fundraiser with emphasis on the fun, that is, the fun of sampling gourmet food from top local eateries, seeing cooking demos (including one by PP’s Chef of the Year, Alain Giraud of Anisette), and buying “Love Carefully” T-shirts.