The best of Khachaturian The Pacific Ballet Dance Theater performs to the music of the Armenian composer. The Alex Theater, 216 N. Brand Blvd., Glendale. Sun, 5:25 p.m. $ -125. (818) 243-2539.
Flamenco forever Lakshmi “La Chimi” Basile returns with a brand new show; with dancer Erika López, et al. The Fountain Theater, 5060 Fountain Ave., LA Sunday, $ 8:30 p.m.- $ 50. (323) 663-1525.
Lagoon Dance Festival Vancouver Ballet BC brings the festival to a close. Laguna Playhouse, 606 Laguna Canyon Rd., Laguna Beach. Sun, 2 p.m. $ 35, $ 65. (949) 497-2787.
San Pedro Arts Festival With Louise Reichlin & Dancers / Los Angeles Choreographers & Dancers, et al. Port of Los Angeles, 112 E. 22nd St., San Pedro. Sun, 1 p.m. to 4:15 p.m. Free. www.TriArtSP.com.
Viver Brasil celebrates its 20th anniversary: Ago Ayó – Spirits Rising The Afro-Brazilian dance company marks two decades with a program that includes two world premieres. Ford Theaters, 2580 Cahuenga Boulevard. East, Hollywood. Fri, 8:30 p.m. $ 25- $ 55. (323) 461-3673.
An afternoon of Japanese dancing Six local Japanese classical dance teachers perform in this presentation by Nihon Buyo Kai from California. Nishi Hongwanji Kaikan Buddhist Temple, 315 E. 1st St., LA Sat, 1 p.m. $ 15 donation. www.nihonbuyokai.us.
Hope Box Versa-Style Dance Company explores city life in LA in this Motown music show. The Wide Stage, 1310 11th St., Santa Monica. Sat, 7:30 p.m. $ 35 and over. (310) 434-3200.
Diavolo | Architecture in motion The troupe performs “Trajectoire”; students from the Pasadena Conservatory of Dance and the Orchesis Dance Company of Arcadia High School also perform. Arcadia Performing Arts Center, 188 Campus Dr., Arcadia. Sat, 7:30 p.m. $ 15- $ 70. (626) 821-1781.
Nuestra Raices Traditional Mexican folk music and dance. Auditorium Marsee, El Camino College, 16007 Crenshaw Blvd., Torrance. Sat, 8 p.m. $ 25, $ 35. (800) 832-2787.