New Frontiers: The Many Worlds of George Takei
Mar. 12, 2017 - Aug. 20, 2017
New Frontiers: The Many Worlds of George Takei, the exhibit at the Japanese American National Museum explores the life and career of pioneering actor, activist, and social media icon George Takei. By examining Takei’s diverse experiences and achievements, this entertaining exhibition creates a portrait of a unique individual while offering an innovative means of engaging with the social history of America. New Frontiers is curated by noted author, journalist, and cultural critic Jeff Yang. (Artwork by Jamie Noguchi.)
OUE Skyspace Los Angeles
May. 1, 2017 - Dec. 31, 2017
California’s must-see attraction, nearly 1,000 feet above downtown Los Angeles, boasts entertainment and excitement for audiences of any age. The unobstructed 360-degree view compliments the two open-air observation terraces where guests can see iconic landmarks like the Hollywood sign to the Catalina Island plus everything in-between.
Jun. 28, 2017 - Aug. 6, 2017
Visionary playwright Simon Stephens (The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time) explores human connection in this acclaimed play, which finds Georgie (Mary-Louise Parker, Weeds) pursuing a much older man, played by Denis Arndt (Basic Instinct).
Old Pasadena Summer Cinema
Jul. 1, 2017 - Jul. 31, 2017
The month-long movie series celebrates motion picture in all forms, offering a variety of favorite flicks in unique locales throughout the historic district of Old Pasadena.
WP24 by Wolfgang Puck – Summer Supper and a Show
Jul. 7, 2017 - Aug. 26, 2017
Get the rare opportunity to catch a movie on the rooftop of the Ritz-Carlton Hotel, Los Angeles. The new movie series screens classic and fan-favorites like Singing’ in the Rain (July 7-8), Octopussy (July 14-15) and Grease (July 21-22). Take your night to the next level by opting for a two-course pre-set menu within WP24 by Wolfgang Puck, followed by select reserve seats on the deck for movie viewing, accompanied by individual concession boxes filled with Wolfgang Puck’s favorite snacks.
dineL.A. Summer Roadtrip 2017
Jul. 14, 2017 - Jul. 28, 2017
More than 300 restaurants across the county offer specially priced prix-fixe menus for lunch and dinner. Eat your way across LA during this year’s “summer roadtrip”-themed event that encourages curious eaters to travel throughout the city to try diverse cuisines. dineL.A. has also partnered with the California Avocado Commission to feature California avocado-centric dishes at The Bellwether, Erven and Fishing with Dynamite, among others. Fine dining restaurants like Providence, Melisse, The Bazaar by Jose Andres and Spago Beverly Hills are part of dineL.A.’s exclusive series, which offers menus from $95. See website for list of restaurants.