Picks of the Week
By Shane Cohn and Michel Miller 04/11/2013
Photo by Joe Pier
2013 MRS. CALIFORNIA UNITED STATES PAGEANT Saturday, April 13, 7 p.m. Beautiful women from across the state compete for the crown. Who will she be? Come watch the crowning of the 28th Mrs. California United States - the premiere pageant for married women in the USA. She will advance to the National Mrs. United States Pageant, to be held in Las Vegas, NV this summer. The Mrs. California United States Pageant provides married women, 21 and over, the opportunity to celebrate their family, marriage, beauty, accomplishments and community involvement. Each contestant competes in Interview, Swimsuit, and Evening Gown. $45 tickets. Scherr Forum, 2100 Thousand Oaks Blvd., Thousand Oaks. Tickets available at ticketmaster.com.
Photo by Tom Moore
THE WIZARD OF OZ April 5-28. Ojai ACT presents the stage version of the well-loved story, a nostalgic thrill ride down the Yellow Brick Road with delightful characters from Frank Baum’s original story and songs from the motion picture. $10-$20. 113 S. Montgomery St., Ojai. 640-8797 or www.ojaiACT.org.