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Special Events



Tickets for events with an admission charge may be purchased online (​), by phone at  (310) 434-3005, or in person at the SMC Theatre Arts Box Office (Theatre Arts Complex, SMC Main Campus; limited hours). A modest service charge applies.


Emeritus College Acting Troupe Showcase 

Don’t miss our performance showcase featuring silly, serious, and quirky scenes that inspire, entertain, and—hopefully!—give you something to think about. For more information, please call (310) 434-4306.


Sat, January 16 | 1pm | Free 

The Edye at SMC Performing Arts Center


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Martin Luther King, Jr.Birthday Celebration 2016


Join us for one of Southern California’s largest and most diverse celebrations of the birthday of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., honoring his memory and his work toward nonviolence. This year’s celebration marks the event’s 31st year and embraces the theme “Peace Requires Justice.” The multiethnic interfaith program includes inspirational readings, music, and presentations of scholarships. Immediately following the program, a Community Involvement Fair offers refreshments and informational displays by a variety of community organizations. The location of the Community Involvement Fair was not confirmed at press time. Please call (310) 871-3375 for the latest details. Sponsors: The Martin Luther King, Jr. Westside Coalition; City of Santa Monica; RAND Corporation; CityTV-Santa Monica; SGI-USA; Santa Monica College; and the SMC Associates (


Mon, January 18 | 9am | Free | SGI-USA Auditorium | 525 Wilshire Blvd., Santa Monica

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