Events on Saturday, February 2

A City of Fakes: A History of Themed Environments in Los Angeles

Art: Photography

A City of Fakes

Saturday 2/ 2 @ Los Angeles Public Library: Central Library

 Most cities build monuments out of stone. Los Angeles builds them out of fantasies. From backlots to theme parks, L.A. has... 

'80s Prom Party

Party

'80s Prom Party

Saturday 2/ 2 @ Henry Fonda Theater

Get the chance to relive your prom all over again! Come dressed to impress with your best taffeta dresss or ruffled... 

From Mirror to Canvas: Van Gogh's Processes of Self-Portrayal

Art: Lecture

From Mirror to Canvas: Van Gogh's Processes of Self-Portrayal

Saturday 2/ 2 @ Norton Simon Museum of Art

Lecture by Judy Sund, Professor of Art History, The Graduate Center and Queens College, CUNY Over the course of four years... 

Which One's Pink?

Music: Rock

Which One's Pink?

Saturday 2/ 2 @ House of Blues Anaheim

"Which One's Pink?" is a critically acclaimed Pink Floyd tribute band based in Southern California. Since its formation in 1998, Which... 

Ongoing Events

Caulfield's Bar and Dining Room

Food/Wine

Caulfield's Bar and Dining Room

Saturday 2/ 2 @ 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>Illustrating Modern Life: The Golden Age of American Illustration</em>

Art: Painting & Drawing

Illustrating Modern Life: The Golden Age of American Illustration

Saturday 2/ 2 @ 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... 

Christie's Art Forum: Chinese Paintings and Art

Art: Lecture

Christie's Art Forum: Chinese Paintings and Art

Saturday 2/ 2 @ Hilton San Gabriel

Christie's presents a weekend of events for lovers and collectors of Chinese art. Three renowned specialists lead lectures on Saturday: Ben... 

Wearable Art Benefit Trunk Show

Fashion/Style: Group Show

Wearable Art Benefit Trunk Show

Saturday 2/ 2 @ 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... 

Drago Centro

Food/Wine

Drago Centro

Saturday 2/ 2 @ 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>The Deep Throat Sex Scandal</em>

Theatre

The Deep Throat Sex Scandal

Saturday 2/ 2 @ Zephyr Theatre

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

Le Ka

Food/Wine

Le Ka

Saturday 2/ 2 @ 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>Stanley Kubrick</em>

Art

Stanley Kubrick

Saturday 2/ 2 @ LACMA

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

Navitat Canopy Adventures Zipline Tour

Sports: Action/Extreme

Navitat Canopy Adventures Zipline Tour

Saturday 2/ 2 @ 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... 

Lomography Big Sale

Art: Photography

Lomography

Saturday 2/ 2 @ Lomography Gallery Store LA

Lomography's home on the web offers image galleries and an e-zine, but despite its online presence, it's still all about real... 

Ba

Food/Wine

Ba

Saturday 2/ 2 @ Ba

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

<em>The God Particle Complex</em>

Theatre

The God Particle Complex

Saturday 2/ 2 @ 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... 

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

Performing Arts: Theatre

Theatre Movement Bazaar

Saturday 2/ 2 @ 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>Loretta Young: Hollywood Legend</em>

City Gems

Loretta Young: Hollywood Legend

Saturday 2/ 2 @ Hollywood Museum

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

Bob Baker&nbsp;Marionette Theater&nbsp;presents <em>Something to Crow About</em>

Theatre

Something to Crow About

Saturday 2/ 2 @ Bob Baker Marionette Theater

In the early 1960s, Bob Baker and his partner Alton Wood founded a marionette theater, establishing what has become the longest-running... 

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

Art: Painting & Drawing

Bodies and Shadows: Caravaggio and His Legacy

Saturday 2/ 2 @ 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... 

<em>Social Fabric</em>

Art

Social Fabric

Saturday 2/ 2 @ 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... 

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

Film: Animation

Peter Pan (1953)

Saturday 2/ 2 @ El Capitan Theater

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

Gordon Ramsay's The Fat Cow

Food/Wine

Gordon Ramsay's The Fat Cow

Saturday 2/ 2 @ 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 2/ 2 @ 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... 

<em>Absolutely Filthy</em>

Theatre

Absolutely Filthy

Saturday 2/ 2 @ 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... 

Tinto

Food/Wine

Tinto

Saturday 2/ 2 @ Tinto

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

Workshop Kitchen + Bar, Palm Springs

Getaways

Workshop Kitchen + Bar, Palm Springs

Saturday 2/ 2 @ 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 2/ 2 @ Annenberg Space for Photography

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

Annie Murphy-Robinson & Jessica Dalva

Art: Group Show

Annie Murphy-Robinson & Jessica Dalva

Saturday 2/ 2 @ La Luz de Jesus

The latest show at Los Feliz's La Luz de Jesus Gallery showcases the work of Annie Murphy-Robinson and Jessica Dalva. Emily... 

Off Center Festival

Festival

Off Center Festival

Saturday 2/ 2 @ 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... 

Vintage Fashion Expo

Fashion/Style: Fashion

Vintage Fashion Expo

Saturday 2/ 2 @ Santa Monica Civic Auditorium

The real stars of this two-day costume Mecca are, of course, the clothes (and bags, shoes, glasses, perfume bottles, wraps, jewelry...)... 

<em>Beyond Dark</em>

Performing Arts: Theatre

Beyond Dark

Saturday 2/ 2 @ 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... 

The Hudson

Food/Wine

The Hudson

Saturday 2/ 2 @ The Hudson

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

Vertical Wine Bistro

Food/Wine

Vertical Wine Bistro

Saturday 2/ 2 @ 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... 

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

Art

Lost Line

Saturday 2/ 2 @ 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... 

Good Enough To Eat: The Fusion of Food and Craft

Art: Multimedia

Good Enough To Eat: The Fusion of Food and Craft

Saturday 2/ 2 @ 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... 

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

Special Event

Treasures of The Walt Disney Archives

Saturday 2/ 2 @ 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,... 

Doma

Food/Wine

Doma

Saturday 2/ 2 @ Doma

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

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

Performing Arts

Love, Chaos & Dinner

Saturday 2/ 2 @ 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... 

Glorya Kaufman presents Dance at the Music Center w/ Joffrey Ballet: <em>The Rite of Spring</em>

Performing Arts: Dance

Joffrey Ballet: The Rite of Spring

Saturday 2/ 2 @ Dorothy Chandler Pavilion

When Ballets Russes first performed The Rite of Spring in 1913 at the Théâtre des Champs-Élysées in Paris, the audience worked... 

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

Art: Group Show

Women's Art Now

Saturday 2/ 2 @ 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... 

Creating the United States

Art: Installation

Creating the United States

Saturday 2/ 2 @ 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

Saturday 2/ 2 @ 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>Voices & Visions</em>

Art

Voices & Visions

Saturday 2/ 2 @ Skirball Cultural Center

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

Decades of Dissent: Democracy in Action, 1960–1980

Art: Installation

Decades of Dissent: Democracy in Action, 1960–1980

Saturday 2/ 2 @ 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

Saturday 2/ 2 @ 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... 

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

Saturday 2/ 2 @ 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... 

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

Art: Installation

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

Saturday 2/ 2 @ 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... 

Andy Warhol: Polaroids 1974-1987

Art: Photography

Andy Warhol: Polaroids 1974-1987

Saturday 2/ 2 @ 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...