Wednesday, March 13, 2013

Weekly What To Do: Does Paul Scheer Like Bacon?


Seasonal Changes
Mar 16 – Apr 3, 2013
Opening Reception:
Saturday, Mar 16, 2013
6:30 – 10:00 PM
2062 Sawtelle Boulevard
Los Angeles CA 90025

Four Person Group Exhibition featuring Hellen Jo, Jen Corace, Deth P. Sun, and Gosha Levochkin.
Hellen Jo works in animation in Los Angeles, and displays a style that’s partially influenced by manga, perhaps something like Taiyo Matsumoto. Jen Corace hails from Providence, RI and her works often capture emotion with a small town feel. Deth P. Sun is a Giant Robot friend who’s consistently shown at Giant Robot and many extending exhibitions. Gosha Levochkin is a Los Angeles artist who works mostly in watercolor and captures creatures in fantastical scenes.

Not In Kansas Anymore: A Tribute to the Wizard of Oz
March 16, 2013 - April 7, 2013
Mar 16, 7:00PM - 11:00PM

Reception Highlights Include:
  • Live songs from WICKED the musical by broadway performers in costume (9:00PM)
  • Free private crystal ball reading on first-come basis (7:30PM - 10:30PM)
  • Ask the Wizard of Oz to grant your wish - an interactive installation
  • Admission includes entry to win prizes including a hot air balloon ride. Raffle drawing will be at 10:45pm. You do not need to be present to win. Winning numbers will be posted on Facebook

Open House Art Demonstrations

The Los Angeles Academy of Figurative Art would like to treat you to 4 marvelous open house art demonstrations. Choose from our Van Nuys or Santa Monica locations. Each demonstration is a great way to find out about the instructor and the methods and techniques they use to teach their classes. We hope you will join us for the day.
Van Nuys – March 16th
Daniel Bilmes – Portrait Painting Demo
Ramon Hurtado – Figure Panting Demo
Santa Monica – March 16th
Michael Siegel – Portrait Painting Demo
Kate Savage – Portrait Drawing Demo


Ginger and Rosa
Actor Alessandro Nivola In Person
Friday, March 15 at 7:45pm

A Fierce Green Fire
Co-Narrator Van Jones In Person Fri, Mar 15 at 7:30pm!
Director Mark Kitchell In Person Sat, Mar 16 at 7:30pm!

LA Indie Film Festival
March 14-21

 A good pick


Paul Scheer, yes! Try and catch him whenever he's doing stand-up in LA.

Paul Scheer signs Aliens vs Parker 
Wednesday, March 13th, 2013 at 8pm
Meltdown Comics
7522 Sunset Bl
LA, CA 90046

"From comedian Paul Scheer (THE LEAGUE, NTSF:SD:SUV::, & HUMAN GIANT) and writer Nick Giovannetti (MTV, ADULT SWIM) comes a sci-fi action comedy for fans of SHAUN OF THE DEAD and ALIENS! Set in the not so distance future, a group of slacker delivery guys spend their days avoiding responsibility and playing video games, until one day they deliver a classified package to a mysterious planet."

The Host: Movie Tie-In Edition
Stephenie Meyer, Jake Abel, Max Irons

Join us for an incredible signing when Stephenie Meyer and actors Max Irons, Jake Abel, Saoirse Ronan and Diane Kruger visit in celebration of the upcoming film release of The Host. (Event is wristbanded. See event instructions for details.)
Friday March 15, 2013 2:00 PM
The Grove at Farmers Market
189 The Grove Drive Suite K 30, Los Angeles, CA 90036, 323-525-0270

Join us for a weekend under the LA sky, digging through the crates with your family & friends, in the Historic Chinatown District of Downtown Los Angeles.

Saturday & Sunday afternoons,
March 16th & 17th 2013

Entrance is Free w/ a Canned Good. Lets do what we can as a music community to let our vibrations be heard and to help out those less fortunate. Please bring at least 1 canned good to donate to the cause
West Coast, Buy Sell & Trade: Blues, Boogie, Funk, Hip Hop, Jazz, Latin, New Wave, Psych, Punk, Rap, Reggae, Rock, Ska, Soul, and World 12" LP's & 45's on VINYL.

6 Music Areas + DJ's spin rare selections from their record collections + Producers & Bands Perform Live + B-boys & B-girls Get Free + Open Cut Session + Outdoor Vendor Village featuring Clothing, Art, & Handmade Jewelry.

DJ sets by:
Abel, AC The PD, Analog, Charlie Rock, Curse, Danny Holloway, Early Worm, Funk Freaks, Jawa, Kiwamu Omae, Listen Recovery Crew, Lu-Man, Lord Ron, Millhouse, 671, Tasko and many others.

Bacon, booze and arcade games
 Saturday, March 16th at 7pm at The Factory - 654 S Myers St. Los Angeles, CA 90023.