Events on Saturday, January 26

The Birth of Noir: James M. Cain's Southern California Nightmare

City Gems: Guided Tour

James M. Cain's Southern California Nightmare

Saturday 1/26 @ Various LA locations

In the early '30s, American journalist James M. Cain abandoned a lucrative post at the The New Yorker for LA's literary... 

Mustache Party Los Angeles

Party

Mustache Party

Saturday 1/26 @ Rafa's Lounge Art Gallery

Go to Rafa's Lounge in Echo Park for a mustache party hosted by musician Jack Kennedy. No one will be admitted... 

Stryper with Iam Cassettes, and Heaven Below

Music

Stryper with Iam Cassettes, and Heaven Below

Saturday 1/26 @ House of Blues Anaheim

Heavy metal has been associated with ol' Beelzebub ever since its inception, but a few acts took the opposite route and... 

Retroformat Films on 8mm Presents Thomas Ince Silent Films w/ Live Musical Accompaniment

Film

Retroformat Films on 8mm Presents Thomas Ince Silent Films w/ Live Musical Accompaniment

Saturday 1/26 @ Egyptian Theatre

Retro Format’s third anniversary of presenting rare silents on 8mm features a program of little-seen films produced by the legendary Thomas... 

Degas's Most Radical Sculpture: New Thoughts on "The Little Dancer Aged Fourteen"

Art: Lecture

Degas's Most Radical Sculpture: New Thoughts on "The Little Dancer Aged Fourteen"

Saturday 1/26 @ Norton Simon Museum of Art

Despite its international celebrity, "Little Dancer Aged Fourteen" remains an enigmatic object whose origin in Degas’s larger creative practice has rarely... 

<em>Xanadu</em> (1980) / <em>Roller Boogie</em> (1979) / <em>Skatetown, U.S.A.</em> (1979)

Film: Festival

Xanadu (1980) / Roller Boogie (1979) / Skatetown, U.S.A. (1979)

Saturday 1/26 @ Egyptian Theatre

Triple Feature: Xanadu, 1980, 93 min. Grafting 1940s-style movie whimsy onto late-’70s Muzak, Xanadu stars Olivia Newton-John as a muse sent... 

Ongoing Events

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

Special Event

Treasures of The Walt Disney Archives

Saturday 1/26 @ 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,... 

Art Los Angeles Contemporary

Art

Art Los Angeles Contemporary

Saturday 1/26 @ Santa Monica Air Center, Barker Hangar

Some of the world's most amazing galleries land at Barker Hangar for the fourth-annual Art Los Angeles Contemporary during LA Arts... 

Ba

Food/Wine

Ba

Saturday 1/26 @ Ba

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

<em>Beyond Dark</em>

Performing Arts: Theatre

Beyond Dark

Saturday 1/26 @ Odyssey Theatre Ensemble

Beyond Dark is a sensory jump-start through visual deprivation; a form of theatrical enlightenment, only it's in the dark. Given the... 

Public Kitchen & Bar

Food/Wine

Public Kitchen & Bar

Saturday 1/26 @ 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

Saturday 1/26 @ 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... 

Women's Art Now: A Benefit Exhibition for Women's Voices Now

Art: Group Show

Women's Art Now

Saturday 1/26 @ Leslie Sacks Fine Art

Women's Art Now shines a vivid light on what’s long been missing from the socio-cultural and socio-political equations at work in... 

Caulfield's Bar and Dining Room

Food/Wine

Caulfield's Bar and Dining Room

Saturday 1/26 @ 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... 

Cafe del Rey

Food/Wine

Cafe del Rey

Saturday 1/26 @ 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... 

Off Center Festival

Festival

Off Center Festival

Saturday 1/26 @ Segerstrom Center for the Arts

The second annual Off Center Festival brings eight unique acts to the Segerstrom Center for the Arts, where musicians such as... 

Gordon Ramsay's The Fat Cow

Food/Wine

Gordon Ramsay's The Fat Cow

Saturday 1/26 @ 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... 

The Bar at Cliff's Edge

Food/Wine

The Bar at Cliff's Edge

Saturday 1/26 @ 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... 

Tinto

Food/Wine

Tinto

Saturday 1/26 @ Tinto

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

LA Master Chorale: Brahms Requiem

Music: Classical

LA Master Chorale

Saturday 1/26 @ LA Master Chorale at Walt Disney Concert Hall

Grant Gershon is conductor of the Los Angeles Master Chorale and its "Kiki and David Gindler Music Director." Over the course... 

<em>Stanley Kubrick</em>

Art

Stanley Kubrick

Saturday 1/26 @ LACMA

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

Good Enough To Eat: The Fusion of Food and Craft

Art: Multimedia

Good Enough To Eat: The Fusion of Food and Craft

Saturday 1/26 @ The Craft in America Study Center Study Center

On February 2, 2013 the Craft in America Study Center will proudly continue its three-part exhibition focusing on the intersection of... 

Navitat Canopy Adventures Zipline Tour

Sports: Action/Extreme

Navitat Canopy Adventures Zipline Tour

Saturday 1/26 @ Nativat Canopy Adventures

SoCal adrenaline junkies celebrate a new source of thrills: Wrightwood's Navitat Canopy Tour. Zipline in a harness along ten aerial lines... 

Doma

Food/Wine

Doma

Saturday 1/26 @ Doma

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

<em>Anna Karenina</em>

Film

Anna Karenina

Saturday 1/26 @ 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,... 

<em>Absolutely Filthy</em>

Theatre

Absolutely Filthy

Saturday 1/26 @ Sacred Fools

Absolutely Filthy blares with heart-searing humanity and brazen, balls-a-swingin' humor. Directed by Jeremy Aldridge, the play transforms beloved childhood cartoon icons... 

LA Museums Free-for-All

Art

LA Museums Free-for-All

Saturday 1/26 @ Various LA locations

In a joint effort to present the arts and culture to the diverse and myriad communities in Southern California, the Museum... 

Le Ka

Food/Wine

Le Ka

Saturday 1/26 @ Le Ka

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

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

City Gems

Loretta Young: Hollywood Legend

Saturday 1/26 @ Hollywood Museum

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

<em>Bodies and Shadows: Caravaggio and His Legacy</em>

Art: Painting & Drawing

Bodies and Shadows: Caravaggio and His Legacy

Saturday 1/26 @ Los Angeles County Museum of Art

Bodies and Shadows: Caravaggio and His Legacy introduces the work of Michelangelo Merisi da Caravaggio (1571–1610), one of the most popular... 

The France Los Angeles Exchange presents <em>LOST (in LA)</em>

Art

LOST (in LA)

Saturday 1/26 @ Los Angeles Municipal Art Gallery

LOST (in LA), the premiere exhibition presented by FLAX (France Los Angeles Exchange) in partnership with the Palais de Tokyo, Paris,... 

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

Film: Animation

Peter Pan (1953)

Saturday 1/26 @ El Capitan Theater

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

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

Art: Group Show

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

Saturday 1/26 @ 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... 

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

Performing Arts

Love, Chaos & Dinner

Saturday 1/26 @ 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... 

Theatre Movement Bazaar: <em>Track 3</em>

Performing Arts: Theatre

Theatre Movement Bazaar

Saturday 1/26 @ Bootleg Theater

Theatre Movememt Bazaar's Track 3 is a confident and humorous reconceptualization of Anton Chekhov's original turn-of-the-century play, Three Sisters. The creative... 

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

Theatre

Bob Baker presents The Nutcracker

Saturday 1/26 @ 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... 

Workshop Kitchen + Bar, Palm Springs

Getaways

Workshop Kitchen + Bar, Palm Springs

Saturday 1/26 @ 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>No Strangers: Ancient Wisdom in a Modern World</em>

Art: Photography

No Strangers: Ancient Wisdom in a Modern World

Saturday 1/26 @ Annenberg Space for Photography

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

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

Art: Painting & Drawing

Illustrating Modern Life: The Golden Age of American Illustration

Saturday 1/26 @ 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... 

Los Angeles Art Show

Art: Festival

LA Art Show

Saturday 1/26 @ Los Angeles Convention Center

The largest art fair on the West Coast takes off with galleries exhibiting both promising (and pocket-friendly) unknowns to million-dollar, century-old... 

<em>The God Particle Complex</em>

Theatre

The God Particle Complex

Saturday 1/26 @ Annex at Artworks Theatre

The ever-growing science-geek world-dominance makes its way into theater with another local gem from the Hollywood Fringe Festival. Nothing stops the... 

<em>Into the Mystic</em>

Art: Group Show

Into the Mystic

Saturday 1/26 @ Michael Kohn Gallery

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

Drago Centro

Food/Wine

Drago Centro

Saturday 1/26 @ 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... 

<em>Social Fabric</em>

Art

Social Fabric

Saturday 1/26 @ Craft and Folk Art Museum

The Craft and Folk Art Museum presents Social Fabric, an exhibition of seven contemporary artists who confront the problems of mass production... 

The Hudson

Food/Wine

The Hudson

Saturday 1/26 @ The Hudson

The Hudson recently reopened after a three-week remodel. Better than ever, the West Hollywood restaurant and bar features an updated cocktail... 

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

Art: Group Show

Hive Tarot 4

Saturday 1/26 @ 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... 

<em>Lost Line</em>: Contemporary Art from the Collection at LACMA

Art

Lost Line

Saturday 1/26 @ Los Angeles County Museum of Art

Culling from LACMA’s permanent collection, the exhibition takes as its starting point Gabriel Orozco’s sculpture Lost Line (1993-1996). Orozco describes the... 

Torafuku

Food/Wine

Torafuku

Saturday 1/26 @ Torafuku

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

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

Art: Installation

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

Saturday 1/26 @ 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... 

LA Existancial

Art: Installation

LA Existancial

Saturday 1/26 @ 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... 

Creating the United States

Art: Installation

Creating the United States

Saturday 1/26 @ Skirball Cultural Center

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

<em>Voices & Visions</em>

Art

Voices & Visions

Saturday 1/26 @ Skirball Cultural Center

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

Andy Warhol: Polaroids 1974-1987

Art: Photography

Andy Warhol: Polaroids 1974-1987

Saturday 1/26 @ Luckman Fine Arts Complex

In the 1970s and 80s, iconic pop artist Andy Warhol made thousands of pictures with his Polaroid camera. The subjects range... 

Decades of Dissent: Democracy in Action, 1960–1980

Art: Installation

Decades of Dissent: Democracy in Action, 1960–1980

Saturday 1/26 @ Skirball Cultural Center

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

Studies in Desperation: A Suite by Connor Everts

Art

Studies in Desperation: A Suite by Connor Everts

Saturday 1/26 @ 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...