Events on Thursday, January 31

<em>King of Kong: The Unauthorized Musical</em>

Theatre: Musical

King of Kong: The Unauthorized Musical

Thursday 1/31 @ Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre

From the dudes who did the Jurassic Park, Shining, and NeverEnding Story musicals, comes an 8-bit musical based on the documentary,... 

Kinky

Music: Rock

Kinky

Thursday 1/31 @ The Conga Room

Since forming in 1998, Kinky has earned a reputation for their energetic and powerful live shows. This five-piece from Monterry, Mexico... 

Testament: Dark Roots of Thrash

Music: Metal

Testament: Dark Roots of Thrash

Thursday 1/31 @ House of Blues Anaheim

Testament is an American metal band from Berkeley, California,  formed in 1983. They are often credited as one of the most... 

Ongoing Events

Caulfield's Bar and Dining Room

Food/Wine

Caulfield's Bar and Dining Room

Thursday 1/31 @ 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... 

<em>Anna Karenina</em>

Film

Anna Karenina

Thursday 1/31 @ 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,... 

Cafe del Rey

Food/Wine

Cafe del Rey

Thursday 1/31 @ 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 1/31 @ Public Kitchen & Bar

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

<em>Absolutely Filthy</em>

Theatre

Absolutely Filthy

Thursday 1/31 @ 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... 

<em>Stanley Kubrick</em>

Art

Stanley Kubrick

Thursday 1/31 @ LACMA

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

Vertical Wine Bistro

Food/Wine

Vertical Wine Bistro

Thursday 1/31 @ 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

Thursday 1/31 @ 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... 

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

Special Event

Treasures of The Walt Disney Archives

Thursday 1/31 @ 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,... 

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

Performing Arts

Love, Chaos & Dinner

Thursday 1/31 @ 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... 

Doma

Food/Wine

Doma

Thursday 1/31 @ Doma

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

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

Performing Arts: Theatre

Theatre Movement Bazaar

Thursday 1/31 @ 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... 

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

Art

Lost Line

Thursday 1/31 @ 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... 

The Hudson

Food/Wine

The Hudson

Thursday 1/31 @ The Hudson

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

LAUSD Adobe Class

Workshop/Class

LAUSD Adobe Class

Thursday 1/31 @ 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... 

Off Center Festival

Festival

Off Center Festival

Thursday 1/31 @ 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... 

Workshop Kitchen + Bar, Palm Springs

Getaways

Workshop Kitchen + Bar, Palm Springs

Thursday 1/31 @ 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 1/31 @ 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... 

Gordon Ramsay's The Fat Cow

Food/Wine

Gordon Ramsay's The Fat Cow

Thursday 1/31 @ 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... 

Tinto

Food/Wine

Tinto

Thursday 1/31 @ Tinto

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

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

City Gems

Loretta Young: Hollywood Legend

Thursday 1/31 @ Hollywood Museum

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

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

Art: Photography

No Strangers: Ancient Wisdom in a Modern World

Thursday 1/31 @ Annenberg Space for Photography

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

Ba

Food/Wine

Ba

Thursday 1/31 @ Ba

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

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

Art: Painting & Drawing

Illustrating Modern Life: The Golden Age of American Illustration

Thursday 1/31 @ 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... 

<em>The Deep Throat Sex Scandal</em>

Theatre

The Deep Throat Sex Scandal

Thursday 1/31 @ Zephyr Theatre

Question: What do Bruce Vilanch, Sally Kirkland, Christopher Knight and a bunch of porn actors have in common? They're all part... 

<em>Social Fabric</em>

Art

Social Fabric

Thursday 1/31 @ 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... 

Wearable Art Benefit Trunk Show

Fashion/Style: Group Show

Wearable Art Benefit Trunk Show

Thursday 1/31 @ Craft and Folk Art Museum

Craft and Folk Art Museum's award-winning shop welcomes four nationally hailed artists for a two day trunk show. Chris Triola, Randall... 

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

Thursday 1/31 @ 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>Peter Pan</em> (1953)

Film: Animation

Peter Pan (1953)

Thursday 1/31 @ El Capitan Theater

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

Good Enough To Eat: The Fusion of Food and Craft

Art: Multimedia

Good Enough To Eat: The Fusion of Food and Craft

Thursday 1/31 @ 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... 

The Bar at Cliff's Edge

Food/Wine

The Bar at Cliff's Edge

Thursday 1/31 @ 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... 

Afro Funk&eacute;

Music: Dance

Afro Funké

Thursday 1/31 @ Zanzibar

DJ Jeremy Sole and Ghana's own living legend Rocky Dawuni are just a few of the folks behind Afro Funké, something... 

Le Ka

Food/Wine

Le Ka

Thursday 1/31 @ 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>Real Man Adventures</em> Book-Signing and Discussion with T Cooper

Books: Reading

Real Man Adventures Book-Signing and Discussion with T Cooper

Thursday 1/31 @ Various LA locations

A few years ago, the novelist T Cooper wrote his parents a letter telling them he "wasn't their daughter anymore." And... 

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

Art: Painting & Drawing

Bodies and Shadows: Caravaggio and His Legacy

Thursday 1/31 @ 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... 

Public Kitchen and Bar at the Hollywood Roosevelt Hotel

Get Social: Happy Hour

Public Kitchen and Bar

Thursday 1/31 @ 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.... 

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

Art: Installation

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

Thursday 1/31 @ 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

Thursday 1/31 @ 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

Thursday 1/31 @ 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 1/31 @ 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... 

Marc Bamuthi Joseph/The Living Word Project: red, black & GREEN: a blues

Theatre

Marc Bamuthi Joseph/The Living Word Project: red, black & GREEN: a blues

Thursday 1/31 @ REDCAT

Alpert Award-winning theater artist Marc Bamuthi Joseph’s soul-stirring performance draws on hip-hop’s interdisciplinary foundations to create a kaleidescopic investigation of collective... 

Andy Warhol: Polaroids 1974-1987

Art: Photography

Andy Warhol: Polaroids 1974-1987

Thursday 1/31 @ 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

Thursday 1/31 @ 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

Thursday 1/31 @ 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...