TOCA 2022–2023 Season Brochure

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2022–2023 SEASON




In partnership with the City of Torrance, The Torrance Cultural Arts Foundation’s mission is to enrich the community through the performing arts by providing diverse cultural, educational and entertainment experiences of the highest quality. OUR VISION

Mikko Haggott-Henson

Torino Foundation & Francesca & Doug Deaver

The shared vision of the Torrance Cultural Arts Foundation is to enrich the lives of all those within the City of Torrance and surrounding communities through the performing arts. By presenting relevant, accessible and quality performances of all genres, we bridge cultural divides, inspire the young, support economic development and begin conversations relevant to the human condition. THANK YOU TO THE CITY COUNCIL AND CULTURAL ARTS COMMISSION for their continued support of TOCA and the Arts in the South Bay LAND ACKNOWLEDGEMENT

Jean Adelsman

Dale Korman

(In Memory of Harriet Apsel & Jim Hill)

MARKETING SPONSORS Malaga Bank Torrance Refining Company

The Torrance Cultural Arts Foundation would like to acknowledge that the Armstrong Theatre is located on the traditional and ancestral territory of the Tongva people in the Swaanga Village. We ask you to join us in acknowledging the Tongva community, their elders both past and present, as well those of future generations.


On behalf of the entire Torrance Cultural Arts Foundation, we would like to welcome you to the 2022-2023 season. In the last year, we confirmed what we have always known: some things are better when they are shared in person. We moved through the pandemic and its challenges as a united community, and TOCA was proud to help our friends and neighbors rediscover the joy of live performances. Our organization continues our mission to make the arts accessible to everyone and remains firm in our belief that they play an essential role in creating a more whole society. Joining us in this mission are our supporters who share the same belief that the arts elevate a community and unite a people. TOCA is grateful for the generosity of those who make what we do possible: the City of Torrance, private donors, corporate partners, and our patrons. With multiple venues and an exciting, eclectic program of performances, this season promises to appeal to a wide audience. We encourage you to become a season subscriber so you and loved ones can continue to be delighted by everything the arts have to offer. TOCA relies on the support from everyone who sees value in our mission, and there are many ways to give. Consider becoming a volunteer or committing to a onetime or regular monthly donation. The latter is as simple as texting TOCA25 to 44321. I am honored to serve TOCA and our community as the new president this year. Together, we will continue the meaningful work that was started by visionary city leaders decades ago when they built the Armstrong Theatre. We look forward to sharing a season of new and familiar experiences with you!

Wendy Shu President

Welcome to TOCA’s 2022/2023 season. We are so excited to be able to continue our mission of bringing quality entertainment to the South Bay and beyond. Our 21/22 season was filled with lots of fun and excitement. Just being back inside a theatre filled with arts supporters was exciting. Now, our 22/23 season, we are able to continue the fun with an eclectic line up filled with a diverse selection of artists. Good news! TOCA’s Studio Cabaret Series in the Nakano is back! While many restaurants are still struggling with staffing issues, we know that part of the allure of our Cabaret series is that it is a complete evening out. So while we aren’t able to provide our usual buffet style dinners, we are able to offer phenomenal charcuterie boxes… and of course, treats from Torrance Bakery, TOCA Treats and more. As always, if there is anything we can do to make your time with us more enjoyable, please let us know by emailing us at info@

Christian Wolf Executive Director Torrance Cultural Arts Foundation





2022 • 8pm

UnitOne, a professional taiko group based under the umbrella of Asano Taiko U.S., presents their long awaited full length concert. SHIKI (“four seasons” in Japanese) draws from intimate memories of the four seasons in Japan. From the fiery heat of summer to the frigid depths of winter, Shiki is a look inside UnitOne’s memory of a distant place. Artistic Director Young Kang intertwines some of UnitOne’s popular pieces and brings a unique vision that will touch the soul. Come witness the world premiere of this exciting new work from UnitOne!



2022 • 8pm

Shake, Rattle & Roll

STARRING SCOT BRUCE Musician/actor Scot Bruce celebrates what made Elvis not only the king of rock & roll… but the king of cool! See the magic that made a generation swoon in the 1950s and 60s, before the white jumpsuit, sunglasses and the glitter of Vegas. Along with his rockin’ 4-piece band, Bruce meticulously and respectfully recreates the electrifying musical excitement of Elvis in his prime... right down to the vintage instruments, the hip ‘threads’ and the grease in the hair. Bruce has performed in sold-out venues worldwide, and has won critical acclaim for his uncanny musical portrayal. This is one show guaranteed to have you all shook up!



2022 • 7pm

Part Drag Queen Bingo, Part Magic show and a whole lot of hilarity. Join Bingo Boy and hostess Roz Drezfalez for a hilarious and exciting evening of bingo. Add the fun (and REALLY AMAZING) magic of Jonathan Levit, lots of fun prizes and you get Magic Bingo. In the intimate Nakano theatre with a limited number of tickets available. Your ticket includes the bingo cards, markers and amazement. Join in the fun!


10/16 2022 • 7pm

Your ‘Sad Clown with the Golden Voice’ is here with a BRAND NEW set of emotive anthems, and this time he is packing his suitcase full of hope. Puddles is hopin’ for harmony and happiness around the planet. That’s a tall order for most, but this giant clown is willing to do his part one lingering hug at a time. Puddles has over 619K YouTube subscribers and over 200 million views for indelible interpretations of classics by the likes of ABBA, Bowie, Cheap Trick, SIA and Queen along with his unforgettable rendition of the smoosh-up “Pinball Wizard/Folsom Prison Blues”.

“Fantastically brilliant… originality at its best.” — Simon Cowell

You may recognize him as a quarter finalist on Season 12 of America’s Got Talent and a contestant on the 2020 season of AGT Champions, as well as his viral video collaborations with Postmodern Jukebox.

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Your D g Question: What happens when you invite veteran comedy writers and character actors to tell tales of their loveable friends with tails? Answer: You get My Dog is Better than Your Dog, a hilarious and heartwarming evening of stories about our four-legged friends.



2022 • 8pm

This story driven show features comedian Carol Leifer (Writer/Producer Hacks, Curb Your Enthusiasm and Seinfeld), Humorist and novelist W. Bruce Cameron (A Dog’s Purpose) and award-winning actor and storyteller Stephen Tobolowsky (Groundhog Day, The Goldbergs), as well as a story and short film by Writer/Director Cindy Chupack (Sex and the City, Modern Family, Otherhood), plus some surprise guests. Hosted by Tasty Words’ Wendy Hammers.

This family-friendly performance features lively instrumental tunes on fiddle, flute, uilleann pipes and harp, along with thrilling Irish old-style dancing from Samantha Harvey. In addition, evocative photographic images provide a backdrop to some of the rich historical traditions of Ireland. Take a memorable glimpse into the enchanting spirit of Christmas, as the finest traditional artists from Ireland, bring you on a fun-filled start to the holiday season of 2022. “Irish Christmas in America admirably refuses to pander to the lowest common denominator. By doing so, they all convey the spirit of the season with uncommon taste and integrity.” Irish Echo





2022 • 6pm

Recital Instructors and students of the Los Angeles Taiko Institute (LATI) housed under Asano Taiko U.S., present contemporary and traditionally inspired taiko repertoire in their end-of-year Recital. Performances are interspersed with commentary on the challenges and joys of learning Japanese drums.

2022 • 2pm

Concert Taiko Groups housed under or affiliated with Asano Taiko U.S. present their very own repertoire in this end-of-year Concert. Performances are interspersed with group introduction and interesting facts about what it takes to build and be a part of a taiko ensemble.

Garrison Keillor Tonight is an evening of stand-up, storytelling, audience song, and poetry. One man, one microphone. There are sung sonnets, limericks and musical jokes, and the thread that runs through it is the beauty of growing old. Despite the inconvenience, old age brings the contentment of LESS IS MORE. Your mistakes and big ambitions are behind you, nothing left to prove, and small things give you great pleasure because that’s what’s left. There is the News from Lake Wobegon, a town booming with new entrepreneurs, makers of artisanal firewood and gourmet meatloaf, breeders of composting worms, and dogs trained to do childcare. But some things endure, such as the formation of the Living Flag on Main Street, citizens in tight formation wearing red, white or blue caps, and Mr. Keillor among them, standing close to old neighbors, Myrtle Krebsbach (“Truckstop”) and Julie Christensen (“Bruno, The Fishing Dog”) and Clint Bunsen. And an a cappella sing-along with the audience singing from memory an odd medley of patriotic songs, pop standards, hymns, and ending with the national anthem.



2023 • 8pm



2023 • 8pm

The dazzling female electric string quartet Spinphony is breaking down barriers between classical, rock, and pop music, mixing and mashing catchy melodies into their own unique arrangements. Whether you’re a fan of Bach, ACDC, Journey, or Mozart, the virtuosic ladies will have you rocking out to the greatest melodies of all time. The quartet is comprised of Brett Omara and Anna Morris on violin, Michaela Borth on 5 String, and Liz Gergel on cello. Combined, the ladies have been playing their instruments for over 100 years.


Harry Chapin Harry Chapin’s short, but impactful life is celebrated in this world premier show. A master storyteller, his songs were full of heart and soul and included the hits “Cats in the Cradle,” “WOLD” and “Taxi.” Chapin was also a lifelong philanthropist and joined fellow musicians Gordon Lightfoot, James Taylor, and John Denver to form the Food Policy Center which monitored the President’s Commission on World Hunger.



2023 • 8pm

Join us for a night of incredible music guaranteed to uplift, move and inspire.

Friendship Festival — A 50-year Celebration of the Torrance Sister City Association Celebrating 50 years of friendship with Torrance’s sister city, Kashiwa, Japan, this evening will highlight some of the talented past delegates who have gone on to professional careers in the performing arts.



2023 • 7pm

You will be treated to the likes of master storyteller Takekawa Shinoharu (Ittetsu Kojima) from Japan, MacIntyre Family Singers featuring Carol William (South High School alumni), Todd (Mama Mia), Katelyn, and Taiko drummer Alex Ito, will perform techno interpretations of traditional taiko pieces. The Torrance Civic Chorale who performed in Kashiwa in 1987 and greeted the Kashiwa delegates at Torrance City Hall in 2018 for the 45th anniversary will be performing selected pieces for the occasion, plus other surprise guest performers. Don’t miss this once in a lifetime event and join in the celebration of friendship and the good work that the Torrance Sister City Association does.



2023 • 7pm



See the best talent that the South Bay has to offer in our eighth annual regional talent competition. Open to all ages and genres of performing… and the best part: The audience helps decide the winner. This is an event not to be missed.

The Latsos Piano Duo Award-Winning International concert pianists Anna and Giorgi Latso have been dazzling audiences throughout the world with their performances of works for duo piano and piano four-hands. Hailed by the UMNA 2021 National Conference for their “stellar musicianship, technical brilliance, and awe-inspiring artistry”. This evening of beautiful music will include pieces from Franz Schubert, Johannes Brahms, Ravel Gershwin and more.



2023 • 7pm



Two Men — Two Pianos — The Music of Two Music Legends: Billy Joel and Elton John



2023 • 8pm

Piano Men: Generations celebrates the musical influences of Billy Joel and Elton John brought to you by the amazing Father and Son team of Terry & Nick Davies. Not only have Billy and Elton written and performed music that transcends four decades of music lovers — both have done so, not standing center stage, but seated behind the ebony and ivory of an instrument that will forever define the spirit of their music: THE PIANO! Join Terry & Nick on this journey through the careers of two music icons!

As seen on The Today Show! As heard on This American Life! Witness adults sharing their embarrassing childhood diaries, letters, poems and artwork in front of total strangers at this special presentation of the hit storytelling event, Mortified. After two decades of shows worldwide, Mortified’s Best Of show highlights some of the most hilarious, heartbreaking and awkward tales of teen angst in the show’s history. Discover why Newsweek hailed Mortified “a cultural phenomenon,” The Atlantic called it “hilarious” and Salon named its podcast one of the best of the past decade. Details at

Back by popular demand! Join international comedy magic superstar, Eric Buss in this rapid-paced show that feels more like a party. Eric shares the stage with some of the best variety entertainers in the world, who also happen to be his best friends. If you had the opportunity to catch his show last time it was in the South Bay, you know Eric and his friends like having a good time and their shenanigans will blow your minds and tickle your funny bone. Truly an event for the entire family.



2023 • 8pm



2023 • 8pm

Having played to sold-out crowds across the U.S., GARTH LIVE! is a stunning tribute to the music of Garth Brooks featuring Drew Baloh, who has an uncanny resemblance to legendary country music icon Garth Brooks. This production is a tribute to some of the greatest music produced in the 90ʼs country era including monster hits such as Friends in Low Places, The Thunder Rolls, The Dance, Much Too Young (To Feel This Damn Old), Ainʼt Goinʼ Down (til the Sun Comes Up) and countless others. From Garthʼs earliest hits to Live in Central Park, GARTH LIVE! will take you on a Country music journey that is unmatched.

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Studio CABARET Series

The Studio Cabaret is back! Enjoy these talented musical performers in the intimate setting of the Nakano Theatre at a four-seat cocktail table and enjoy your beverages and snacks during the show. Don’t forget to save room for some of the amazing goodies from Torrance Bakery available at intermission. Doors open at 6pm Curtain at 7pm Reserved tables are available to season subscribers by contacting the Foundation office. All other seats are General Admission. Available for pre-purchase: Charcuteries by Pam are made fresh with delicious ingredients such as salami, prosciutto, unique cheeses and fruit. They are made fresh to order and are a meal in a box. Single serving box: $15 Serving box for two: $26

Perla Batalla

Songs and Sundries Variety Hour (and a half) Part 2 Friday

10/21 2022


10/22 2022

Perla’s return to our cabaret will feature hand-picked selections from Batalla’s vast repertoire, including songs from her original Mestiza song cycle, Perla’s inspired arrangements of Spanish language classics, The Great American Songbook, and of course, personal favorites from her mentor, the great Leonard Cohen. Expect a surprise guest or two and plenty of laughs.

Ali Angel

LA-native musician Ali Angel’s retro-soul production and classic songwriting style emanate a 1970’s influence, giving lovers of classic rock, indie, soul, and country music all something they can gravitate towards. Full of surprises, she keeps listeners intrigued by effortlessly shifting from sweet, daydreamy twang and gentle vocals to gritty soulful rock and attitude. Upon releasing her debut single, “Play Pretend” in April of 2021, the record amassed over 80k streams on Spotify independently and was added to more than 3k user-made and tastemaker playlists. She’s been featured by curators like Relix Magazine, DittyTV and Ones To Watch. Friday

11/18 2022


11/19 2022


1/27 2023


1/28 2023

Montana natives turned Angelenos, Joselyn & Don’s intoxicating music feels like a walk through mountain wildflowers and Southern California Joshua trees. Enter their wild garden - where blues, folk and jazz form an understory illuminated with lyrical truth. Joselyn Wilkinson (the founder of women’s global fusion band, ADAAWE ) and Don Barrozo (a multi-instrumentalist, composer and producer with many album credits, also serves as film editor for long-running animated series, “The Simpsons.”) forage musical ideas from many sources and plant those seeds in rich Americana soil. These are deeply rooted songs reaching for new light.

Sam ‘n Ash


3/17 2023


3/18 2023


Sam ‘n Ash are an innovative duo in the world of folk and Irish music. Accordionist Samantha Harvey and mandolinist Ashley Hoyer bring new life to their traditional folk instruments. The duo formed their distinct style into an accessible blend of genres which have been featured at festivals, concerts, and wineries. Although they may bring classic melodies to the table, their treatment of them is anything but traditional. Where this duo really shines is in its original writing. Both Sam and Ash come from backgrounds of time-honored folk styles; however, their original work is an amalgamation of their influences as 21st century folk and Irish musicians.


4/21 2023


4/22 2023

The Pepper Moons began heating up the SoCal vintage music scene in 2022. Focusing on the elegant, pre-bop styles from the glamorous days of the Swing Era, the group is fronted by acclaimed singer/songwriter Eva Mikhailovna backed by a top-shelf quintet consisting of LA’s finest jazz musicians. They have quickly become a favorite among the local swing dance and vintage community. So put your dancing shoes on, or just sit back, relax and enjoy the hot sounds of The Pepper Moons.

Information HEALTH AND SAFETY PROTOCOLS The health and well-being of our patrons and performers is our top priority. TOCA will strictly follow all health and safety protocols as set forth by local, county, state and federal officials. If any performances or events are canceled or postponed due to health and safety concerns, TOCA will refund your ticket purchase in full. Should you have any concerns or questions regarding current protocols, please let us know. Be a Season Subscriber. Buy tickets to three or more shows and save 10% and automatically qualify as a Season Subscriber. Only Subscribers receive: First choice of reserved seating; Ticket exchange privileges (Exchanges must be made within 7 days prior to or after the designated performance date, for shows in the current season); Advance notice of special offers and programs. BOX OFFICE HOURS & ORDERING The box office now offers an electronic ticketing option in addition to mailed and will call tickets. You can print them at home or download them to your device. All tickets now have barcodes that will be scanned for entry to all performances. Box Office Hours Tuesday – Friday: 1–8pm Saturday: 12–4pm Phone: (310) 781-7171 Website: To purchase tickets, you can fill out and mail the ticket order form. Also, you may purchase tickets by phone or online at BOX OFFICE FEES: All credit card transactions are charged an additional 2.19% to cover processing fees for in person, by phone or mail. Online orders are charged an additional $2 per ticket convenience fee that is charged by the ticketing platform. If you’d like your tickets mailed to you, a $1 postage fee is charged.

GROUP SALES. Entertain business clients, celebrate a birthday or enjoy an informal night out. Groups of 10 or more receive discounts of up to 20% off ticket prices. Contact the ticket office at (310) 781-7171 or LOCAL EATERIES. Need a suggestion for a place to dine before or after the show? Check our website at or call us – (310) 378-8100 for some recommendations. SUPPORT THE ARTS WITH YOUR TIME. The Torrance Cultural Arts Foundation is always looking for volunteers. Opportunities in concessions, marketing and other areas are available. For more information, please contact the Foundation office at (310) 378-8100 or EXCHANGE/REFUNDS. All ticket sales are final. No refunds unless a performance is canceled and not replaced or rescheduled. Exchanges available only to Season Subscribers. Tickets must be exchanged no less than seven days before or after the performance date, for the same number of tickets of equal or lesser value in the current season. The subscriber pays the difference if the new ticket price is greater than the originally purchased ticket. TAX-DEDUCTIBLE TICKET DONATIONS. If you can’t attend a performance, donate your tickets to the Torrance Cultural Arts Center Foundation as a tax-deductible contribution. Tickets must be returned to the theatre ticket office two hours in advance of the performance. Call (310) 378-8100 for details. TICKETS FOR CHILDREN. All patrons, including infants on laps, must have tickets to be seated. With the exception of the Family Friendly performances, shows are not recommended for children under age ten. SPECIAL ACCOMMODATIONS. The Arts Center staff makes every effort to accommodate patrons with special needs. Limited wheelchair seating is available in a variety of locations in both the Armstrong and Nakano Theatres. Please indicate any special needs on the order form or indicate when calling the box office.

Date Saturday, September 24, 2022 Saturday, October 1, 2022 Saturday, October 8, 2022 Sunday, October 16, 2022 Saturday, November 5, 2022 Friday, December 2, 2022 Saturday, December 3, 2022 Sunday, December 4, 2022 Saturday, January 7, 2023 Saturday, January 21, 2023 Saturday, February 11, 2023 Saturday, February 18, 2023 Saturday, February 25, 2023 Sunday, February 26, 2023 Saturday, March 11, 2023 Saturday, April 15, 2023 Sunday, April 16, 2023 Sunday, April 16, 2023 Saturday, May 6, 2023

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STUDIO CABARET Ticket Qty 1 Serving Qty 2 Serving Qty Total Charcuterie Charcuterie Perla Batalla Friday, October 21, 2022 7:00pm Nakano $37.00 $15.00 $26.00 $ Perla Batalla Saturday, October 22, 2022 7:00pm Nakano $37.00 $15.00 $26.00 $ Ali Angel Friday, November 18, 2022 7:00pm Nakano $37.00 $15.00 $26.00 $ Ali Angel Saturday, November 19, 2022 7:00pm Nakano $37.00 $15.00 $26.00 $ Joselyn & Don Friday, January 27, 2023 7:00pm Nakano $37.00 $15.00 $26.00 $ Joselyn & Don Saturday, January 28, 2023 7:00pm Nakano $37.00 $15.00 $26.00 $ Sam ‘n Ash Friday, March 17, 2023 7:00pm Nakano $37.00 $15.00 $26.00 $ Sam ‘n Ash Saturday, March 18, 2023 7:00pm Nakano $37.00 $15.00 $26.00 $ Pepper Moons Friday, April 21, 2023 7:00pm Nakano $37.00 $15.00 $26.00 $ Pepper Moons Saturday, April 22, 2023 7:00pm Nakano $37.00 $15.00 $26.00 $ Sub Total $______ Season Subscriber Discount: Please deduct 10% from your sub total if you purchased 3 or more performances. TAX DEDUCTIBLE GIFT (I would like to support TOCA so it can continue to bring quality art experiences to the South Bay). Total $______

Cut here TICKET INFO & ORDER FORM EVENT Shiki — Unit One Taiko Shake, Rattle and Roll Magic Bingo Puddles Pity Party My Dog is better… Irish Christmas in America Art & Study of Taiko - Recital Art & Study of Taiko - Concert Garrison Keillor Tonight Spinphony Songs of Harry Chapin Friendship Festival South Bay’s Got Talent The Latsos Piano Duo Piano Men: Generations Mortified Shenanigans Shenanigans Garth Live


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TOCA BOARD Katy Geissert, Founding President EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE Wendy Shu, President Camilla Seferian, Vice President Heidi Cunningham, Secretary Ellenmary Michel, Treasurer Athena Paquette Cormier, Past President BOARD OF DIRECTORS Jean Adelsman David Kartsonis Tammy Khan Lori Nolan Sacha Ohara Laura Savitz ADVISORY BOARD Heidi Ashcraft David Benoit Jonathan Beutler Shannon Dean Scott Douglas Donna Duperron Steve Fechner Patrick Furey Ann Gallagher Mikko Haggott-Henson Sherry Kramer Gesuina Lafayette George Mannon, EdD George Nakano Steve Napolitano Bill Oberholzer Ted Porter Ritas Smith Kurt Weideman STAFF Christian Wolf, Executive Director Sharon Sapigao, Administration Susan Lyon, Artist Hospitality Tes Schaff, Graphic Design

SEASON PARTNER City of Torrance $10,000–$49,999 STARS Athena Paquette Cormier Providence Little Company of Mary QuinStar Technology, Inc. Robinson Helicopter Company Torrance Refining Company $5,000–$9,999 CO-STARS Eravant Mikko Haggott-Henson PolyPeptide Group Sares-Regis Group Surf Management, Inc. Tito’s Vodka Torino Foundation and Francesca and Doug Deaver $2,500–$4,999 PRODUCERS Jean Adelsman Consulate General of Canada Continental Development Corporation Jane and Jim Isomoto Dale Korman (In Memory of Howard Korman) Gesuina Lafayette and Torrance Refining Company $1,000–$2,499 DIRECTORS Anonymous Brian and Heidi Cunningham Dale Korman (In Memory of Harriet Apsel and Jim Hill) Nancy and George Mannon Ellenmary Michel William Oberholzer Ted and Carolyn Porter Richardson Kontogouris Emerson LLP (RKE) Camilla Seferian Target Circle Community Giving

$500 ANGELS Randy Bowers Ann and Marty Gallagher Ellen and Bob Kircher Rod and Crystal Macdonell Lori Mizuguchi Sacha Ohara and Malaga Bank John Zlatic $250 FRIENDS Jean Adelsman John and Louise Bye Glen and Fumiko Isobe Russell and Carole Lefevre Gerald and Carol Marcil Jim Olds (In Memory of A.Y. & Joyce Olds) Fred and Ann Peitzman Sylvia Stadlman William and Mary Stahura The Klabin Company Chris and Robin Wolf $100 FANS Dan and Heidi Ashcraft Margo and Jeffrey Barbakow (In Memory of Mary P. Miller) Perla Batalla Helen Dennis Lynn Fernandez Bob Habel and Mary Hoffman Gary and Diane Hastings Bill and Mary Hileman Eleanor Jones Sherry and Ian Kramer Frank and Marilyn Miles Alan and Joann Miyamoto Old Torrance Neighborhood Association Layra Olivas Peter and Vicki Pellerito Andrea and Ron Perez Felicia Rosenfeld Hazel Taniguchi (In Memory of Dr. Owen Griffith & Mary P. Miller) Ray and Estela Uchima Marilyn Van Oppen Dorothy Warner-Jeheber Kurt Weideman and Sue Golden



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