Event Listings
Calendar: Week of May 31
By Canyon News Staff
May 31, 2009 - 1:14:51 AM



Roxbury Reels Free Movie Screenings
1:00 p.m. on June 4, 11, 18 and 25
Roxbury Memorial Auditorium, 471 S. Roxbury Drive

All this month, the City of Beverly Hills will be presenting four classic and much-beloved James Bond films, all starring Sean Connery. One movie will be screened each week, and admission is free. You can even bring your own snacks. "Dr. No" will be featured on June 4; "From Russia With Love" will play on June 11; "Goldfinger" takes center stage on June 18, and the 1965 classic "Thunderball" will be featured on June 25.

Michael Palladino at the Design Review Commission
June 4, 2:30 p.m.
City Council Chambers, Room 280-A

On June 4, renowned architect Michael Palladino will be putting in a special appearance at the Beverly Hills Design Review Commission meeting. Palladino has been part of the design process for a number of high-profile modern architectural feats, including the Getty Center and 9900 Wilshire. Palladino will speak on architecture principles, his work and the professional work of his architecture firm, Richard Meier & Partners.


Chocolate Sundaes Comedy Show
Every Sunday, till 10:30 p.m.
The Laugh Factory, 8001 Sunset Blvd.
Hosted by David Arnold and Tony Rock. Ladies get in free, men get in half price on the guest list. Must RSVP with your first and last name, phone number, email address and number of guests to be placed on Ben and Chris's list. To find out more, call 323-397-5875 for questions. To contact the Laugh Factory, call 323-656-1336, extension 1.

Hollywood Black Film Festival 10th Anniversary
12:00 p.m., June 02 to June 7 at 2:00 p.m.
Fine Arts Theatre
8556 Wilshire Blvd., Beverly Hills

Celebrate the Hollywood Black Film Festival's 10-year anniversary! Admission is between $9.00 and $50.00. To find out more, call 310-929-7522 or visit hbff.org.

Photo courtesy of LAwinefest.com
LA WineFest:
June 7, 2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Raleigh Studios, 5300 Melrose Ave.

The LA WineFest is in its fourth year and 2000+ guests are expected at
Raleigh Studios on Sunday June 7, 2009. We recommend you wear comfortable walking shoes and make use of the spit buckets because that's the only way to stay vertical for all four hours of sipping. Tickets are $55 per individual or $100 per couple. This includes a full afternoon of tasting.
Tickets for this event must be purchased in advance. Parking is $8 at Raleigh Studios, or you can find free street parking. To find out more information or to purchase tickets, call 323-848-9926. Make sure to wear comfortable walking shoes and a hat!


12:30 p.m., 3:00 p.m. on Saturdays and Sundays
Santa Monica Playhouse, 1211 4th St.

A special weekend theater experience for kids and parents to enjoy. The classic "Cinderella" will be performed at the Santa Monica Playhouse every weekend throughout 2009. Admission is $12.50 per adult, $10.50 for children 12 and under. Tea parties and birthday parties can be arranged along with the performance. Enchanted Lunchtime Fairytale Parties can also be arranged through the theater.

"The Miracle Worker"
Present through June 28, Fridays-Saturdays at 8:00 p.m., Sundays at 2:00 p.m. (May 31 show will be at 1 p.m., June 7 show will be at 3:00 p.m.).
Edgemar Center for the Arts, 2437 Main St.

Back by popular demand, William Gibson's "The Miracle Worker" is available for viewing in Santa Monica, and you don't want to miss it! This production, at the Edgemar Center for the Arts, has been receiving rave reviews, and it around for only a limited time! Erin Shaver plays Annie Sullivan and Carlie Nettles portrays Helen Keller, alongside a strong cast, including Stuart W. Howard, Julie Austin Felder and Christopher Irving. Directed and designed by Joel Daavid, this production of the "Miracle Worker" is a great entertainment for a coming weekend. Tickets are $25. Public parking is available in Lot 11, located across from Peet's Coffee, and valet parking is available at Edgemar. To purchase tickets, visit edgemarcenter.org or call 310-392-7327. The Edgemar Center is a theater and art gallery, and also offers classes, shows and other entertainment.

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