Events on Thursday, November 8

Rouge Follies

Performing Arts: Cabaret

Rouge Follies

Thursday 11/ 8 @ King King

"Rouge Follies" cabaret captures the audience & lures them in with laughter, beauty & daring deeds of dance. Lisa Eaton is... 

Norman Lloyd In Person: Episodes of <em>Alfred Hitchcock Presents</em> (1961-1964)

Film: Shorts

Norman Lloyd In Person: Episodes of Alfred Hitchcock Presents (1961-1964)

Thursday 11/ 8 @ Egyptian Theatre

To celebrate his 98th birthday, actor-director Norman Lloyd joins us for some classic episodes from TV's Alfred Hitchcock Presents including: "The Jar"... 

Titus Andronicus with Ceremony

Music: Indie

Titus Andronicus with Ceremony

Thursday 11/ 8 @ El Rey

Tickets on sale Friday, September 28th at 10am    Titus Andronicus is a punk/indie rock band from Glen Rock, New Jersey... 

Mahsa Vahdat and Mighty Sam McClain: Love Duets Across Civilizations

Music: Global

Mahsa Vahdat and Mighty Sam McClain: Love Duets Across Civilizations

Thursday 11/ 8 @ Skirball Cultural Center

West Coast premiere! Acclaimed Persian singer Mahsa Vahdat and American soul/blues master Mighty Sam McClain come together for an achingly beautiful... 

Ongoing Events

Torafuku

Food/Wine

Torafuku

Thursday 11/ 8 @ Torafuku

Torafuku isn't just an excellent classic Japanese restaurant, it's also one of the best places in the city to indulge in... 

<em>Treasures of The Walt Disney Archives</em>

Special Event

Treasures of The Walt Disney Archives

Thursday 11/ 8 @ Reagan Presidential Library

Treasures of the Walt Disney Archives is a brand-new show of Disney memorabilia. Presented by D23, the official Disney Fan Club,... 

<em>Graphic Design: Now in Production</em>

Art: Design

Graphic Design: Now in Production

Thursday 11/ 8 @ Hammer Museum

This major international exhibition explores how graphic design has broadened its reach over the past decade, expanding from a specialized profession... 

XEN Lounge

Food/Wine

XEN Lounge

Thursday 11/ 8 @ XEN Lounge

XEN Lounge in Studio City is an elegant retreat. Owned by actor/producer Duane Martin, XEN Lounge's interior, designed by Nikki Chu,... 

La Traviata

Food/Wine

La Traviata

Thursday 11/ 8 @ La Traviata

La Traviata is an elegant but unstuffy restaurant in downtown Long Beach presided over by Mario, the gregarious long-time restaurant owner... 

The Six

Food/Wine

The Six

Thursday 11/ 8 @ The Six

The Six is a restaurant and bar in Studio City with an emphasis on California-influenced comfort food. Named for the "Society... 

St. Felix

Food/Wine

St. Felix

Thursday 11/ 8 @ Saint Felix

Located at the former home to Citizen Smith, St. Felix is an elegant yet unpretentious new addition to Hollywood's Cahuenga Corridor.... 

<em>Stanley Kubrick</em>

Art

Stanley Kubrick

Thursday 11/ 8 @ LACMA

Los Angeles fans of Stanley Kubrick discover the process behind the director's many labors of love at the first US retrospective... 

CPK's New Adventures Menu

Food/Wine

CPK's New Adventures Menu

Thursday 11/ 8 @ California Pizza Kitchen

The always-dependable California Pizza Kitchen has long known for their modern takes on pizza and their excellent salads, but they decided... 

Will Sweeney's <em>Explorer's Club</em> w/ PFFR

Art

Will Sweeney and PFFR

Thursday 11/ 8 @ Synchronicity Space

Explorers Club brings together documentation of recent excursions to inner and outer space by Will (previously unseen in the US) original... 

Maiden Noir Pop-Up Shop

Fashion/Style: Shopping

Maiden Noir Pop-Up Shop

Thursday 11/ 8 @ Our Favorite Shop

So Cal footwear brand CLAE collaborates with Tokyo/Seattle clothing company Maiden Noir on a Fall/Winter 2012 capsule collection. The star of... 

<em>A Man's Story</em>

Film: Documentary

A Man's Story

Thursday 11/ 8 @ Laemmle Noho 7

For over two decades, British menswear designer and African-British fashion ambassador Ozwald Boateng has quietly clothed everyone from Hollywood A-listers to... 

<em>Silence!&nbsp;</em>

Theatre: Musical

Silence! 

Thursday 11/ 8 @ Hayworth Theatre

Twisted and delightfully filthy, Silence!, a satire of The Silence of the Lambs, makes its LA premiere. Upon opening off-Broadway in... 

Mas Malo

Food/Wine

Mas Malo

Thursday 11/ 8 @ Mas Malo

Downtown's Mas Malo, the sister restaurant to Silver Lake's Malo, shares a gorgeous 1920s building with Seven Grand. The space, originally... 

PizzaRev

Food/Wine

PizzaRev

Thursday 11/ 8 @ PizzaRev

PizzaRev in Studio City offers artisanal pizzas for a great price ($7.95) that are baked lightning-fast. Offering a vast selection of... 

Playa

Food/Wine

Playa

Thursday 11/ 8 @ Playa

Playa is the newest restaurant opened by John Rivera Sedlar, whose downtown restaurant, Rivera, earned great acclaim after its 2009 opening.... 

<em>Dee Dee Ramone: A Memorial Exhibition</em>

Art: Painting & Drawing

Dee Dee Ramone: A Memorial Exhibition

Thursday 11/ 8 @ Subliminal Projects

See the artwork of one of punk rock's forefathers in Dee Dee Ramone: A Memorial Exhibition. In commemoration of the 10th... 

The Bar at Cliff's Edge

Food/Wine

The Bar at Cliff's Edge

Thursday 11/ 8 @ Cliff's Edge

While Cliff's Edge in Silver Lake is renowned for the excellent food served on its gorgeous terraced patio, the interior, now... 

The One-Eyed Gypsy

Food/Wine

The One-Eyed Gypsy

Thursday 11/ 8 @ The One-Eyed Gypsy

The One-Eyed Gypsy is the latest watering hole from Dana Hollister, owner and designer of  Villains Tavern, 4100 Bar, Cliff's Edge,... 

The Endless Summer Bar-Cafe

Food/Wine

The Endless Summer Bar-Cafe

Thursday 11/ 8 @ The Endless Summer Bar-Cafe

Inspired by the seminal, world-famous 1966 surf documentary The Endless Summer, a bar and cafe on the Santa Barbara Riviera pays... 

In a Place Called Hollywood: A Stroll Through the First 100 Years of Tinseltown

City Gems: Guided Tour

In a Place Called Hollywood

Thursday 11/ 8 @ Various LA locations

Take a trip into Hollywood's Golden Age with a tour celebrating 100 years of Tinseltown. The Felix in Hollywood Tour Company... 

The Del Monte Speakeasy at Townhouse

Food/Wine

The Del Monte Speakeasy

Thursday 11/ 8 @ Del Monte Speakeasy

Townhouse is one of Los Angeles' oldest operating bars. Opened in 1915 as Menotti's, the bar transformed into a grocery store... 

Daily Grill

Food/Wine

Daily Grill

Thursday 11/ 8 @ Daily Grill

Daily Grill, long known for its dependable menu of classic American fare, revitalized their Downtown location in 2011 with the opening... 

<em>L.A. Skin & Ink</em>

Art: Group Show

L.A. Skin & Ink

Thursday 11/ 8 @ Craft and Folk Art Museum

L.A. Skin & Ink, a celebration of LA’s place in tattoo history, is now on view at the Craft and Folk Art... 

<em>The Five Spot</em>

Art: Group Show

The Five Spot

Thursday 11/ 8 @ AndrewShire Gallery

LA's most gifted curator, critic, writer, and all-around art impresario, Shana Nys Dambrot casts her extraordinary aesthetic eye on a group... 

<em>Argo</em>

Film

Argo

Thursday 11/ 8 @ Various Los Angeles theaters

In 1979, when the Iranian revolution was at its most heated, furious mobs in Tehran stormed the American Embassy and took... 

Haunted Play presents <em>Delusion: The Blood Rite</em>

Performing Arts

Delusion: The Blood Rite

Thursday 11/ 8 @ Haunted Play Mansion

Delusion is a haunted-house experience on steroids, set in an historic West Adams mansion well known for its use in horror... 

Rabbit Air

City Gems

Rabbit Air

Thursday 11/ 8 @ Rabbit Air

We discovered Rabbit Air at this year's Dwell on Design, where we were convinced that the products were a form of... 

<em>Balancing Act:</em> The Glass Sculpture of Steve Klein

Art: Sculpture

Balancing Act: The Glass Sculpture of Steve Klein

Thursday 11/ 8 @ Craft and Folk Art Museum

Celebrating the Studio Glass Movement’s 50th anniversary, the Craft and Folk Art Museum presents Balancing Act: The Glass Sculpture of Steve... 

3Twenty Wine Lounge

Food/Wine

3Twenty Wine Lounge

Thursday 11/ 8 @ 3Twenty Wine Lounge

It's not often you get to try rare premium vino that retail for as much as $180, which is just one... 

Cafe del Rey

Food/Wine

Cafe del Rey

Thursday 11/ 8 @ Cafe del Rey

Though Café del Rey's waterfront setting is a gorgeous enticement, the food here is the real lure. Talented executive chef Daniel... 

Public Kitchen & Bar

Food/Wine

Public Kitchen & Bar

Thursday 11/ 8 @ Public Kitchen & Bar

Everything tastes better with an egg on it, or so reads the menu at Public Kitchen and Bar. A collaboration between... 

Vertical Wine Bistro

Food/Wine

Vertical Wine Bistro

Thursday 11/ 8 @ Vertical Wine Bistro

Vertical Wine Bistro in Old Town Pasadena is known for their excellent bistro-style food, extensive selection of over 400 wines, and... 

Gordon Ramsay's The Fat Cow

Food/Wine

Gordon Ramsay's The Fat Cow

Thursday 11/ 8 @ The Fat Cow

Gordon Ramsay's new restaurant at the Grove, the Fat Cow offers comfort food made with fresh produce from the world-famous Farmer's... 

Marina del Rey Parasailing

Sports: Action/Extreme

Marina del Rey Parasailing

Thursday 11/ 8 @ Marina del Rey Parasailing

Parasailing with Marina del Rey Parasailing is exhilarating. After riding in a captained boat through the sea lion-dotted Marina, past rocks... 

<em>Diana Vreeland: The Eye Has to Travel</em>

Film: Documentary

Diana Vreeland: The Eye Has to Travel

Thursday 11/ 8 @ Sundance Cinema Sunset

Diana Vreeland: The Eye Has to Travel is a documentary about icon of fabulousness Vreeland. A woman who truly understood the... 

Chad Attie & Bettina Hubby: <em>Site</em>

Art

Chad Attie & Bettina Hubby: Site

Thursday 11/ 8 @ University of La Verne Harris Art Gallery

Site is a two-person exhibition featuring Chad Attie and Bettina Hubby. This show explores the rich source of imagery both artists find... 

Cirque Du Soleil: <em>Iris</em>

Art: Performance

Cirque Du Soleil: Iris

Thursday 11/ 8 @ Kodak Theater

French artistic director, dancer, and choreographer Philippe Decouflé came up with the concept of Iris almost a decade ago, during a... 

<em>Seminar</em> feat. Jeff Goldblum

Theatre: Comedy

Seminar

Thursday 11/ 8 @ Ahmanson Theatre

Jeff Goldblum is no “easy A”. When his Seminar turns writing into a contact sport, words and sex become interchangeable weapons of the... 

<em>California's Designing Women, 1896&ndash;1986</em>

Art: Group Show

California's Designing Women, 1896–1986

Thursday 11/ 8 @ The Autry National Center of the American West

The Autry Museum in Griffith Park is the site of a new design exhibition, California’s Designing Women, 1896-1986. Reminiscent of LACMA’s... 

Mark Ryden <em>The Gay 90s: West</em>

Art: Painting & Drawing

Mark Ryden

Thursday 11/ 8 @ Michael Kohn Gallery

Mark will have an exhibition of new paintings entitled The Gay 90's: West at the Michael Kohn Gallery.

Cliff's Edge

Food/Wine

Cliff's Edge

Thursday 11/ 8 @ Cliff's Edge

Silver Lake's gorgeous Cliff's Edge has been enlivened with the recent addition of a new chef, Frenchman Benjamin Bailly. 29-year-old Bailly... 

Michael's Restaurant

Food/Wine

Michael's Restaurant

Thursday 11/ 8 @ Michael's Restaurant

Michael's Restaurant in Santa Monica, a much-lauded pioneer of California cuisine, has a new executive chef at the helm, John-Carlos Kuramoto.... 

Teatro ZinZanni presents <em>Love, Chaos & Dinner</em>

Performing Arts

Love, Chaos & Dinner

Thursday 11/ 8 @ Segerstrom Center for the Arts

Teatro ZinZanni's Love, Chaos & Dinner is a unique three-hour evening that puts a spin on dinner theater – attendees enjoy... 

<em>The Latin Road Home </em>Tasting Menu

Getaways: Tasting

The Latin Road Home Tasting Menu

Thursday 11/ 8 @ Tinto

In honor of the release of Jose Garces' second cookbook, The Latin Road Home, Tinto, Garces' restaurant at the Saguaro Palm... 

Yujean Kang's

Food/Wine

Yujean Kang's

Thursday 11/ 8 @ Yujean Kang

With an elegant, creative take on Chinese cuisine, Yujean Kang's has been a Pasadena institution for 20 years. Kang was born... 

Naya Sunset's Bar Program

Food/Wine

Naya Sunset

Thursday 11/ 8 @ Naya Sunset

"Naya," the Sanskrit word for "new," befits the new incarnation of the Silver Lake Indian restaurant previously known as Tantra. The... 

Oldfield's Liquor Room

Food/Wine

Oldfield's Liquor Room

Thursday 11/ 8 @ Oldfield's Liquor Room

Oldfield's Liquor Room has a classic, Boardwalk Empire vibe. The newest watering hole from the 1933 Group (Bigfoot Lodge, The Thirsty... 

Take a Bao

Food/Wine

Take a Bao

Thursday 11/ 8 @ Take a Bao

Take a Bao is a new fast-casual Asian fusion restaurant.  Strikingly designed by Ana Henton of MASS Architecture, while this new... 

<em>Dirty Lights: A Group Photography Exhibition</em>

Art: Photography

Dirty Lights

Thursday 11/ 8 @ Swing House Studios

Paul Solet, Piper Ferguson, Jason Alvino, and William Rot are all part of the Dirty Lights Collective, a consortium of likeminded... 

Jason Shawn Alexander: {sic}

Art

Jason Shawn Alexander: {sic}

Thursday 11/ 8 @ 101/exhibit, 8920 Melrose Avenue, West Hollywood, CA

101/exhibit, a new gallery in West Hollywood, presents {sic}, by artist Jason Shawn Alexander. These enormous, large-scale works marry Alexander's two... 

The Churchill

Food/Wine

The Churchill

Thursday 11/ 8 @ The Churchill

West Hollywood gastropub the Churchill has revved up their cocktail menu thanks to new bartender Mia Sarazen, who previously worked at... 

<em>The Book of Mormon</em>

Performing Arts: Theatre

The Book of Mormon

Thursday 11/ 8 @ Pantages Theatre

We hesitated to lend our voices to the chorus of adoration for this show — only because we were afraid of... 

Coupa Caf&eacute;

Food/Wine

Coupa Café

Thursday 11/ 8 @ Coupa Café

In a neighborhood where 80% of the restaurants serve Italian cuisine, Coupa Café is a welcome change of pace. One of... 

World of Luka

Fashion/Style: Shopping

World of Luka

Thursday 11/ 8 @ World of Luka

The Luka brand's clear focus is to use our chic aesthetics to exist in both sophisticated elegance and city street style.... 

Sassafras

Food/Wine

Sassafras

Thursday 11/ 8 @ Sassafrass

The 1933 Group's supremely stylish new Hollywood bar Sassafras evokes another time and place. All 1933 Group bars (Bigfoot Lodge, Oldfield's,... 

Workshop Kitchen + Bar, Palm Springs

Getaways

Workshop Kitchen + Bar, Palm Springs

Thursday 11/ 8 @ Workshop Kitchen + Bar

Workshop Kitchen + Bar is an über-stylish new restaurant in Palm Springs, with a breathtaking design that bridges both modernity and... 

Drago Centro

Food/Wine

Drago Centro

Thursday 11/ 8 @ Drago Centro

Downtown's Drago Centro has a sleek décor, featuring floor-to-ceiling windows, stone walls, and a glass wine cellar in the center of... 

Osteria Drago

Food/Wine

Osteria Drago

Thursday 11/ 8 @ Osteria Drago

The Sunset Plaza space that once housed Il Sole is now the elegant, airy Osteria Drago. Sicily-born Celestino Drago’s latest culinary... 

Doma

Food/Wine

Doma

Thursday 11/ 8 @ Doma

Sonja Perencevic, owner of the classic Dan Tana's in West Hollywood, brings a chic new restaurant to Beverly Hills. The kitchen... 

Mixology 101 Bar and Lounge

Food/Wine

Mixology 101 Bar and Lounge

Thursday 11/ 8 @ Mixology 101 Bar and Lounge

Mixology 101 is a new bar and lounge at the Farmer's Market. Headed up by mixologist Salvatore Calabrese, a veteran of... 

Public Kitchen and Bar at the Hollywood Roosevelt Hotel

Get Social: Happy Hour

Public Kitchen and Bar

Thursday 11/ 8 @ Public Kitchen & Bar

If you're seeking a happy hour haunt with sophistication and old Hollywood glamour, Public Kitchen and Bar is a prime choice.... 

Veggie Grill

Food/Wine

Veggie Grill

Thursday 11/ 8 @ Veggie Grill

Veggie Grill has ably filled a void with their delicious, affordable vegan comfort food that appeals to vegans and meat-eaters alike.... 

<em>Brooklyn Castle</em>

Film: Documentary

Brooklyn Castle

Thursday 11/ 8 @ Various Los Angeles theaters

Woody Allen once said, 'I failed to make the chess team because of my height.' In Brooklyn Castle, the chess team... 

Sustainable Vine Wine Tours

Food/Wine

Sustainable Vine Wine Tours

Thursday 11/ 8 @ Various Santa Barbara Venues

In 1976, the Judgment of Paris rated California wines superior to French chardonnay and cabernet sauvignon. Since then, the global reputation... 

Abraham Cruzvillegas: <em>Autodestrucci&oacute;n 1</em>

Art

Abraham Cruzvillegas

Thursday 11/ 8 @ Regen Projects

Cruzvillegas was born in Mexico City in 1968, where he lives and works. Cruzvillegas' practice deals with history and the construction of... 

<em>Pop Culture</em>: Selections From the Frederick R. Weisman Art Foundation

Art: Group Show

Pop Culture

Thursday 11/ 8 @ Pepperdine University, Weisman Museum of Art

In honor of the 20th anniversary of Pepperdine's Weisman Museum of Art, the museum presents Pop Culture, an exploration of the... 

Tinto

Food/Wine

Tinto

Thursday 11/ 8 @ Tinto

Tinto, the restaurant and wine bar at Palm Springs' stylish Saguaro Hotel, is headed by Executive Chef Jose Garces, winner of... 

Creating the United States

Art: Installation

Creating the United States

Thursday 11/ 8 @ Skirball Cultural Center

In the crucial weeks leading up to the election, with the future of America hotly debated every day, discover how our... 

Studies in Desperation: A Suite by Connor Everts

Art

Studies in Desperation: A Suite by Connor Everts

Thursday 11/ 8 @ Norton Simon Museum of Art

The Norton Simon Museum presents an exhibition of Studies in Desperation, Connor Everts’s landmark lithographic suite from late 1963. Comprised of... 

<em>Significant Objects: The Spell of Still Life</em>

Art

Significant Objects: The Spell of Still Life

Thursday 11/ 8 @ Norton Simon Museum of Art

The Norton Simon Museum presents Significant Objects: The Spell of Still Life, an exhibition that examines the diversity and splendor of... 

Decades of Dissent: Democracy in Action, 1960–1980

Art: Installation

Decades of Dissent: Democracy in Action, 1960–1980

Thursday 11/ 8 @ Skirball Cultural Center

Revisit some of the most compelling political art from the turbulent era of the 1960s and 1970s. Decades of Dissent features... 

Yoga at Pacific Asia Museum

Workshop/Class: Yoga

Yoga at Pacific Asia Museum

Thursday 11/ 8 @ Pacific Asia Museum

Designed with a lunch-hour audience in mind, instructor Jill Zepezauer's instruction of Hatha yoga is uniquely accessible. Beginners always welcome!

Tony Cokes: <em>Retro (Pop, Terror, Critique)</em>

Art: Video

Tony Cokes: Retro (Pop, Terror, Critique)

Thursday 11/ 8 @ REDCAT

OPENING RECEPTION: SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 15, 6–9pm   Rhode Island-based artist Tony Cokes’ Retro (Pop, Terror, Critique) is an ambitious new multichannel... 

Free to Be U.S.: A First Amendment Experience

Art: Installation

Free to Be U.S.: A First Amendment Experience

Thursday 11/ 8 @ Skirball Cultural Center

Exploring the freedoms of religion, speech, press, assembly, and petition, Free to be U.S.: A First Amendment Experience encourages visitors to...