Events on Wednesday, January 16

<em>A Light That Never Goes Out: The Enduring Saga of the Smiths</em>

Books

A Light That Never Goes Out: The Enduring Saga of the Smiths

Wednesday 1/16 @ Book Soup

The Smiths ability to exquisitely express angst made them one of the most beloved, significant British bands of all time. They're... 

Ongoing Events

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

Performing Arts

Love, Chaos & Dinner

Wednesday 1/16 @ 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... 

The One-Eyed Gypsy

Food/Wine

The One-Eyed Gypsy

Wednesday 1/16 @ 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,... 

Le Ka

Food/Wine

Le Ka

Wednesday 1/16 @ Le Ka

Le Ka is a new Downtown restaurant with an impressive pedigree. French-born Chef Remi Lauvand, who has worked in the kitchens... 

The Six

Food/Wine

The Six

Wednesday 1/16 @ The Six

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

Public Kitchen and Bar at the Hollywood Roosevelt Hotel

Get Social: Happy Hour

Public Kitchen and Bar

Wednesday 1/16 @ 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

Wednesday 1/16 @ 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>Dirty Lights: A Group Photography Exhibition</em>

Art: Photography

Dirty Lights

Wednesday 1/16 @ Swing House Studios

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

Coupa Caf&eacute;

Food/Wine

Coupa Café

Wednesday 1/16 @ Coupa Café

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

Sustainable Vine Wine Tours

Food/Wine

Sustainable Vine Wine Tours

Wednesday 1/16 @ 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... 

Michael's Restaurant

Food/Wine

Michael's Restaurant

Wednesday 1/16 @ 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.... 

<em>Peter Pan</em> (1953)

Film: Animation

Peter Pan (1953)

Wednesday 1/16 @ El Capitan Theater

Scottish writer J. M. Barrie may have created Peter Pan, but as is the case with most beloved childhood heroes, Disney... 

Playa

Food/Wine

Playa

Wednesday 1/16 @ Playa

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

The Endless Summer Bar-Cafe

Food/Wine

The Endless Summer Bar-Cafe

Wednesday 1/16 @ 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... 

Downtown on Ice

Festival

Downtown on Ice

Wednesday 1/16 @ Pershing Square

Seems as though Downtown on Ice has been going on a lot longer than just 15 years, but maybe it's LA's... 

St. Felix

Food/Wine

St. Felix

Wednesday 1/16 @ Saint Felix

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

Gordon Ramsay's The Fat Cow

Food/Wine

Gordon Ramsay's The Fat Cow

Wednesday 1/16 @ 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... 

Mixology 101 Bar and Lounge

Food/Wine

Mixology 101 Bar and Lounge

Wednesday 1/16 @ 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... 

<em>Loretta Young: Hollywood Legend</em>

City Gems

Loretta Young: Hollywood Legend

Wednesday 1/16 @ Hollywood Museum

The Hollywood Museum in the gorgeous Art Deco Max Factor Building presents Loretta Young: Hollywood Legend, in honor of the 100th... 

Caulfield's Bar and Dining Room

Food/Wine

Caulfield's Bar and Dining Room

Wednesday 1/16 @ Caulfield's Bar and Dining Room

Caulfield’s Bar and Dining Room is the first Los Angeles restaurant for its new chef Stephen Kalt, known for his tenure... 

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

Art: Performance

Cirque Du Soleil: Iris

Wednesday 1/16 @ Kodak Theater

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

Cafe del Rey

Food/Wine

Cafe del Rey

Wednesday 1/16 @ 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... 

Ba

Food/Wine

Ba

Wednesday 1/16 @ Ba

An elegant jewel box in Highland Park, Ba is a French restaurant notable for its classic provincial cuisine made with local,... 

3Twenty Wine Lounge

Food/Wine

3Twenty Wine Lounge

Wednesday 1/16 @ 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... 

Doma

Food/Wine

Doma

Wednesday 1/16 @ Doma

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

Public Kitchen & Bar

Food/Wine

Public Kitchen & Bar

Wednesday 1/16 @ Public Kitchen & Bar

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

The Del Monte Speakeasy at Townhouse

Food/Wine

The Del Monte Speakeasy

Wednesday 1/16 @ 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

Wednesday 1/16 @ Daily Grill

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

CPK's New Adventures Menu

Food/Wine

CPK's New Adventures Menu

Wednesday 1/16 @ 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... 

<em>Into the Mystic</em>

Art: Group Show

Into the Mystic

Wednesday 1/16 @ Michael Kohn Gallery

The gorgeous Michael Kohn Gallery near Beverly and Fairfax presents many intriguing exhibitions, and the latest, Into the Mystic, is no... 

Low End Theory

Music: DJ

Low End Theory

Wednesday 1/16 @ The Airliner

The Airliner's Wednesday-night listening party has spawned spinoffs in San Francisco and Japan, but Low End Theory remains LA to the... 

Torafuku

Food/Wine

Torafuku

Wednesday 1/16 @ 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

Wednesday 1/16 @ 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,... 

Cliff's Edge

Food/Wine

Cliff's Edge

Wednesday 1/16 @ 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... 

Yujean Kang's

Food/Wine

Yujean Kang's

Wednesday 1/16 @ Yujean Kang

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

The Bar at Cliff's Edge

Food/Wine

The Bar at Cliff's Edge

Wednesday 1/16 @ 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... 

Vertical Wine Bistro

Food/Wine

Vertical Wine Bistro

Wednesday 1/16 @ 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... 

Shaun Berke, Hudson Marquez, Junko Mizuno, and Lisa Petrucci

Art: Group Show

Shaun Berke, Hudson Marquez, Junko Mizuno, and Lisa Petrucci

Wednesday 1/16 @ La Luz de Jesus

La Luz de Jesus' newest group show presents the work of four talented painters. Sisters of the Inquisition by Shaun Berke... 

Naya Sunset's Bar Program

Food/Wine

Naya Sunset

Wednesday 1/16 @ Naya Sunset

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

The Hive Gallery presents <em>Hive Tarot 4 </em>

Art: Group Show

Hive Tarot 4

Wednesday 1/16 @ The Hive Gallery & Studios

While the 78-card tarot deck has long been used as a popular occult-inspired game, its 22 major arcana cards (and the... 

The Bob Baker Marionette Theater presents <em>The Nutcracker</em>

Theatre

Bob Baker presents The Nutcracker

Wednesday 1/16 @ Bob Baker Marionette Theater

In the early '60s, Bob Baker and partner Alton Wood founded a marionette theater, establishing what has become the longest-running children's... 

LAUSD Adobe Class

Workshop/Class

LAUSD Adobe Class

Wednesday 1/16 @ North Hollywood Adult Learning Center

In an age where memes are born, bred, and spread across the Internet in mere milliseconds, it can't hurt to have... 

<em>$ellebrity</em>

Film: Documentary

$ellebrity

Wednesday 1/16 @ Chinese Theatres 6

Renowned Rock & Roll photographer Kevin Mazur has pulled together an impressive team for his first feature-length documentary about the changing... 

Workshop Kitchen + Bar, Palm Springs

Getaways

Workshop Kitchen + Bar, Palm Springs

Wednesday 1/16 @ Workshop Kitchen + Bar

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

<em>Anna Karenina</em>

Film

Anna Karenina

Wednesday 1/16 @ Various Los Angeles theaters

Anna Karenina, the latest adaptation of Leo Tolstoy's novel, reunites Keira Knightley with Atonement director Joe Wright. Several years after Anna,... 

Sassafras

Food/Wine

Sassafras

Wednesday 1/16 @ Sassafrass

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

<em>Illustrating Modern Life: The Golden Age of American Illustration</em>

Art: Painting & Drawing

Illustrating Modern Life: The Golden Age of American Illustration

Wednesday 1/16 @ Pepperdine University, Weisman Museum of Art

Illustrating Modern Life is a collection of 60-plus paintings from The Golden Age of American Illustration. During this important era in... 

Drago Centro

Food/Wine

Drago Centro

Wednesday 1/16 @ 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... 

Oldfield's Liquor Room

Food/Wine

Oldfield's Liquor Room

Wednesday 1/16 @ 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

Wednesday 1/16 @ 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... 

Marina del Rey Parasailing

Sports: Action/Extreme

Marina del Rey Parasailing

Wednesday 1/16 @ 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... 

Cole Sternberg: <em>strip mall shopping center outlet mall mall of america</em>

Art: Painting & Drawing

Cole Sternberg: strip mall shopping center outlet mall mall of america

Wednesday 1/16 @ Caruso Art

In artist Cole Sternberg's ongoing socio-political discussion, Sternberg delves into the idea of consumption as a perceived 'right' of Americans; a... 

<em>No Strangers: Ancient Wisdom in a Modern World</em>

Art: Photography

No Strangers: Ancient Wisdom in a Modern World

Wednesday 1/16 @ Annenberg Space for Photography

The Annenberg Space for Photography is pleased to announce its next exhibit – no strangers: ancient wisdom in a modern world,... 

Tinto

Food/Wine

Tinto

Wednesday 1/16 @ Tinto

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

La Traviata

Food/Wine

La Traviata

Wednesday 1/16 @ La Traviata

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

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

Art: Installation

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

Wednesday 1/16 @ 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... 

<em>Voices & Visions</em>

Art

Voices & Visions

Wednesday 1/16 @ Skirball Cultural Center

Drawing on the power of the visual arts to communicate humanistic ideals, this exhibition presents a series of poster images inspired... 

Creating the United States

Art: Installation

Creating the United States

Wednesday 1/16 @ 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

Wednesday 1/16 @ 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... 

Decades of Dissent: Democracy in Action, 1960–1980

Art: Installation

Decades of Dissent: Democracy in Action, 1960–1980

Wednesday 1/16 @ Skirball Cultural Center

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

LA Existancial

Art: Installation

LA Existancial

Wednesday 1/16 @ LACE (Los Angeles Contemporary Exhibitions)

LA Existancial, organized by curator Marie de Brugerolle, is a double exploration of Los Angeles as myth as well as a site... 

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

Art

Significant Objects: The Spell of Still Life

Wednesday 1/16 @ 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...