Events on Friday, February 8

Say the Word: Bleeding Hearts

Comedy

Say the Word: Bleeding Hearts

Friday 2/ 8 @ Skirball Cultural Center

Join fearless comedy writers Wayne Federman (Late Night with Jimmy Fallon), Merrill Markoe (TV Nation), Tim Bagley (Curb Your Enthusiasm), Dan Bucatinsky... 

Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue with The Stone Foxes

Music

Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue with The Stone Foxes

Friday 2/ 8 @ El Rey

 Tickets on sale Saturday, December 1st at 10am    Since the release of their Grammy®-nominated 2010 debut album, Backatown, Trombone Shorty... 

Ongoing Events

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

Art: Painting & Drawing

Illustrating Modern Life: The Golden Age of American Illustration

Friday 2/ 8 @ 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... 

Mingle and Plei

Get Social

Mingle and Plei

Friday 2/ 8 @ Various LA locations

Mingle and Plei is an alternative to the everyday club scene. The concept was developed to bring diverse groups of people... 

<em>Stanley Kubrick</em>

Art

Stanley Kubrick

Friday 2/ 8 @ LACMA

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

The Naked City: New York Noir and Neorealism

Film: Double Feature

The Naked City: New York Noir and Neorealism

Friday 2/ 8 @ Los Angeles County Museum of Art

Starting in 1945, Stanley Kubrick produced thousands of negatives for the biweekly magazine Look. Though his published photographs varied in subjects... 

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

City Gems

Loretta Young: Hollywood Legend

Friday 2/ 8 @ 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

Friday 2/ 8 @ Annenberg Space for Photography

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

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

Performing Arts

Love, Chaos & Dinner

Friday 2/ 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... 

Doma

Food/Wine

Doma

Friday 2/ 8 @ Doma

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

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

Theatre

The Deep Throat Sex Scandal

Friday 2/ 8 @ 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>Lost Line</em>: Contemporary Art from the Collection at LACMA

Art

Lost Line

Friday 2/ 8 @ 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... 

Vertical Wine Bistro

Food/Wine

Vertical Wine Bistro

Friday 2/ 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... 

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

Friday 2/ 8 @ 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... 

Navitat Canopy Adventures Zipline Tour

Sports: Action/Extreme

Navitat Canopy Adventures Zipline Tour

Friday 2/ 8 @ 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... 

Workshop Kitchen + Bar, Palm Springs

Getaways

Workshop Kitchen + Bar, Palm Springs

Friday 2/ 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

Friday 2/ 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... 

Gordon Ramsay's The Fat Cow

Food/Wine

Gordon Ramsay's The Fat Cow

Friday 2/ 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... 

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

Performing Arts: Theatre

Theatre Movement Bazaar

Friday 2/ 8 @ 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... 

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

Theatre

Something to Crow About

Friday 2/ 8 @ 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... 

Public Kitchen and Bar at the Hollywood Roosevelt Hotel

Get Social: Happy Hour

Public Kitchen and Bar

Friday 2/ 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.... 

Caulfield's Bar and Dining Room

Food/Wine

Caulfield's Bar and Dining Room

Friday 2/ 8 @ 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... 

Ba

Food/Wine

Ba

Friday 2/ 8 @ Ba

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

Annie Murphy-Robinson & Jessica Dalva

Art: Group Show

Annie Murphy-Robinson & Jessica Dalva

Friday 2/ 8 @ 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... 

<em>Absolutely Filthy</em>

Theatre

Absolutely Filthy

Friday 2/ 8 @ 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>Social Fabric</em>

Art

Social Fabric

Friday 2/ 8 @ 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... 

Tinto

Food/Wine

Tinto

Friday 2/ 8 @ Tinto

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

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

Art: Group Show

Women's Art Now

Friday 2/ 8 @ 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... 

WP24's New Dessert Menu

Food/Wine

WP24's New Dessert Menu

Friday 2/ 8 @ WP24

WP24, Wolfgang Puck’s Asian fusion restaurant in Downtown, has a new pastry chef, Michael Aguilar, and an innovative new dessert menu.... 

Good Enough To Eat: The Fusion of Food and Craft

Art: Multimedia

Good Enough To Eat: The Fusion of Food and Craft

Friday 2/ 8 @ 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

Friday 2/ 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... 

Le Ka

Food/Wine

Le Ka

Friday 2/ 8 @ 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>Beyond Dark</em>

Performing Arts: Theatre

Beyond Dark

Friday 2/ 8 @ 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... 

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

Art: Painting & Drawing

Bodies and Shadows: Caravaggio and His Legacy

Friday 2/ 8 @ 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 Hudson

Food/Wine

The Hudson

Friday 2/ 8 @ 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

Friday 2/ 8 @ 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>Treasures of The Walt Disney Archives</em>

Special Event

Treasures of The Walt Disney Archives

Friday 2/ 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,... 

CEAIT Festival 2013

Music: Experimental

CEAIT Festival 2013

Friday 2/ 8 @ REDCAT

 The two different programs that make up this year’s festival from the CalArts Center for Experiments in Art, Information and Technology... 

<em>Voices & Visions</em>

Art

Voices & Visions

Friday 2/ 8 @ 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

Friday 2/ 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

Friday 2/ 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... 

Decades of Dissent: Democracy in Action, 1960–1980

Art: Installation

Decades of Dissent: Democracy in Action, 1960–1980

Friday 2/ 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... 

LA Existancial

Art: Installation

LA Existancial

Friday 2/ 8 @ 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... 

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

Art: Installation

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

Friday 2/ 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...