Female mariachis, 'My Fair Lady,' 'Star Trek' and 8 other best bets for your weekend – Yahoo News

A night of Mexican music and dance at the Ford, a salute to “Star Trek” at the Skirball and the classic musical “My Fair Lady” at the Dolby lead our short list of culture offerings this weekend. Before you go, remember to call or check online for reservation requirements and other COVID-19 protocols.
“México de Noche”

This celebration of song and dance from our neighbors to the south features performances by all-female mariachi ensemble Las Colibrí, local cumbia group Viento Callejero and dance troupe Ballet Folklorico Ollín. The Ford, 2580 Cahuenga Blvd. East, Hollywood. 8 p.m. Saturday. $50-$100.
“My Fair Lady”

Professor Henry Higgins attempts to give Cockney flower-peddler Eliza Doolittle the mother of all makeovers in the Lincoln Center production of this classic Lerner & Loewe musical. Dolby Theatre, 6801 Hollywood Blvd., Hollywood. 8 p.m. Friday, 2 and 8 p.m. Saturday, 1 and 6:30 p.m. Sunday; other dates through Oct. 31. $30 and up. (Also at Segerstrom Center for the Arts in Costa Mesa, Jan. 11-23.)
“Star Trek: Exploring New Worlds”

This special exhibit featuring props, models and costumes from the long-running science-fiction franchise is on view now through Feb. 20. Skirball Cultural Center, 2701 N. Sepulveda Blvd., L.A. Closed Mondays. Special exhibition pricing: $13-$18; admission is free for everyone on Thursdays and for children younger than 2 every day; advanced timed-entry tickets required. (310) 440-4500.
“Sandra Bernhard: Madness & Mayhem”

The veteran comic, actress, singer and raconteur brings her sly, sardonic wit and musical stylings back to the Wallis. The Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts, Bram Goldsmith Theater, 9390 N. Santa Monica Blvd., Beverly Hills. 7:30 p.m. Friday. $39-$99.
ArtNight Pasadena

This annual citywide celebration of the performing and visual arts returns as a hybrid event, with a mix of in-person shows, exhibits and screenings — both indoors and outdoors — plus a handful of online offerings. But unlike in past years, there won’t be free shuttles available for the general public, so be prepared to drive and/or hoof it. Various venues, Pasadena. 6 to 10 p.m. Friday. Free.
“A Shot Rang Out”

South Coast Repertory opens a new season with this world-premiere solo drama — about an actor’s return to the stage after an extended period of isolation — written by Richard Greenberg and starring the company’s artistic director, David Ivers. South Coast Rep, Segerstrom Stage, 655 Town Center Drive, Costa Mesa. 2:30 and 8 p.m. Saturday, 2 p.m. Sunday; other dates through Nov 6. $26-$93.
Zlatomir Fung

The acclaimed young cellist, accompanied by pianist Mishka Rushdie Momen, plays pieces by Bartók, Schumann, Mendelssohn and others to open the Philharmonic Society of Orange County’s 68th season. Segerstrom Center for the Arts, Renée and Henry Segerstrom Concert Hall, 615 Town Center Drive, Costa Mesa. 8 p.m. Friday, with a preshow talk by KUSC’s Brian Lauritzen at 7 p.m. $20 and up.
CicLAvia  — Heart of L.A.

Cyclists, roller skaters, skateboarders and pedestrians will again rule the streets as this all-ages, open-access event returns to downtown L.A., with hubs at the Civic Center, Chinatown, MacArthur Park and Mariachi Plaza. 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday. Free. Map and details at
“No Humans Involved”

Seven emerging artists and collectives explore race, gender, class and sexuality as viewed — or distorted — through the lens of Western humanism in this exhibit on view Sunday through Jan. 9. UCLA Hammer Museum, 10899 Wilshire Blvd., Westwood. Closed Mondays. Free; reservations required. (310) 443-7000.
New Original Works (NOW) Festival 2021

This three-weekend showcase for boundary-pushing L.A.-based theater, dance and multimedia artists returns for its 18th year. REDCAT, 631 W. 2nd St., downtown L.A. 8:30 p.m. Thursdays-Saturdays through Oct. 23, with each Saturday’s performance also available as a livestream. In-person: $10-$20; virtual: $12, $15; festival passes: $40.
Circus Day

Inspired by the current exhibition “Wayne Thiebaud: Clowns,” this family-friendly interactive event features hands-on arts and crafts plus a performance by L.A.’s own Bob Baker Marionette Theater. Laguna Art Museum, 307 Cliff Drive, Laguna Beach. 11:30 to 2 p.m. Sunday. $20, $25.
Our weekly arts and culture recommendations are posted every Thursday.
This story originally appeared in Los Angeles Times.
The TikTok influencer wore a tropical-printed, cheeky two-piece serving hella cake, but not the kind with frosting.
Superstar chef Bobby Flay and Food Network are poised to part ways after a 27-year run that has made the restaurateur and businessman one of the country’s most recognizable culinary figures. Flay and Food Network have been in negotiations on a new contract for some time. His most recent exclusive three-year pact with the Discovery-owned […]
In an exclusive look at Thursday's episode of Flipping 101, the engaged couple is shocked by the result of a flood that took place in November 2020
Cynthia Harris, who appeared in numerous Broadway and Off Broadway productions and is most widely known for playing the mother of star Paul Reiser’s character on the sitcom Mad About You, died October 3 in New York. She was 87. Showbiz & Media Figures We’ve Lost In 2021 – Photo Gallery Her death was announced […]
Chopped Junior winner Fuller Goldsmith died at the age of 17 following a nearly lifelong battle with leukemia.
EW has your exclusive first look at Beanie Feldstein as Fanny Brice in the revival of musical 'Funny Girl.'
Jessa (Duggar) Seewald shares her daughters — as well as sons Spurgeon Elliot, 5, and Henry Wilberforce, 4 — with her husband Ben Seewald
Kenny Braasch and Mari Pepin are too cute on the 'Bachelor in Paradise' beach this season—so are they still together? Reality Steve has the details.
Easter is coming.
Former Bachelorette Rachel Lindsay has revealed that when she first met ESPN’s Sage Steele, the anchor praised her for not […] The post Rachel Lindsay says Sage Steele was ‘thrilled’ she didn’t pick Black man on ‘Bachelorette’ appeared first on TheGrio.
A little Y2K flashback.
On Tuesday, Meghan Trainor revealed that she and husband Daryl Sabara have two toilets right next to each other in their bathroom
Guitarist Richie Faulkner says blood was "spilling into my chest cavity" as he played in Kentucky.
Neon has landed U.S. rights to “Pleasure,” an explicit drama that made waves at the Sundance Film Festival. The movie, set in the Los Angeles porn industry, was initially acquired by A24, the company behind indie favorites like “Lady Bird,” “Minari” and “Uncut Gems.” It would appear that A24 parted ways with “Pleasure” over conflicts […]
Becca Kufrin revealed that she and Thomas Jacobs are back together after Bachelor in Paradise, and referenced a funny fan theory about their relationship.
Adele is officially back — and what better way to make her grand return than with not one, but two historic Vogue covers showcasing the singer’s new era in full? For the first time in Vogue‘s over-100 years running, the same star will cover both American Vogue and British Vogue for November 2021, and that star is London-born Adele, taking her first interviews […]
"This is one of the most beautiful moments I have ever seen between a mother and her child…"
This modern Corvette has a vintage silhouette.
Actor Tony Shalhoub is speaking out in opposition of Sarah Silverman's latest “Jewface” comments.
Britney just called them out for not getting her "the hell out" of her conservatorship sooner.


Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *