It’s the 2nd day and last chance to enjoy our Pick of the Week…..the Beverly Hills artSHOW.

In Downtown LA…

Today at the Samurai Geisha Fest, you’ll have one more chance to catch the screening of SEVEN SOULS IN THE SKULL CASTLE.

Filmed live on stage in Tokyo, one of Japan’s lSat Oct19 20 SamuraiGeishaFest-Dokuro-postcardeading theatrical troupes, GEKIDAN SHINKANSEN brings a new live-theatre style of film screening to moviegoers, as their popular stage performance becomes a cinema experience.

Synopsis: Eight years after the fall of Oda Nobunaga, Toyotomi Hideyoshi is attempting to unify the whole of Japan. He is opposed by Tenmaō, the mysterious masked resident of Skull Castle (Dokurojō). A wandering stranger named Sutenosuke rescues the girl Sagiri from Tenmaō’s men leading them all to the ultimate showdown.

CHECK TICKET PRICES ON THEIR SITE…..Ticket online $25, or $30 at the door. If you enter the code Tomodachi2013 you’ll get $5 off the ticket price!

Where: JACCC – The George J. Doizaki Gallery, 244 S. San Pedro St., LA, 90012
When: 12:00 pm  – 1:30 pm (Screening)

The CWU Sun 10.20 PoliticalGraphicsenter for the Study of Political Graphics invites you to Celebrate the Art of Resistance at our 2013 Party Auction There will be an elegant reception, a dynamic poster presentation, and a unique auction of vintage posters and original artworks.

The event starts at 3:00 pm with a reception and silent auction. At 4:30 pm Awards Program to celebrating the outstanding honorees with a performance by the Get Lit Players.

Cheri Gaulke and Sue Maberry’s work combines art, activism and education. In 1981, they co-founded the anti-nuclear performance group Sisters Of Survival.

Get Lit Players, founded by Diane Luby Lane, is an award-winning classic and spoken word teen poetry troupe comprised of teenagers from throughout Los Angeles County.  

Sonia Mercado and Sam Paz are activist civil rights attorneys with a long and successful history challenging police misconduct and supporting the constitutional rights of prisoners.

BUY TICKETS online Go to their Website for more info

What: Art Auction & Benefit
Where: Professional Musicians Union Local 47, 817 Vine St., Hollywood, LA 90038
When: 3:00 pm event starts; 4:30 pm Awards & performance

In Venice….

WU 8.18-Lowres-TomGramlich-sundaystalkingstickSinger/Songwriter Tom Gramlich hosts a Blues event, Every third Sunday… Tom Gramlich & Mystic Miles w special guests.

Gramlich  is an incredible performer….so be sure to  pop in.

The Talking Stick offers coffee drinks and tasty salads, sandwiches for sale. Yummy desserts too.

Free Admission.

What: Live Music, Tom Gramlich & Mystic Miles w special guests,
Where: Talking Stick Coffee Lounge 1411 Lincoln Blvd Venice 90291
When: 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Or in Downtown LA…

WU Sun 10.20 ActualSize varietyshow1 flyerActual Size Los Angeles and Academy Records are pleased to present Variety Show I, a night of short performances curated by Bryan Lee Brown and hosted by Bill Raden with acts by Richard Bott, Mike Armstrong, Jo Jo’s Spa II Hoop Girls and Jim Brown of Holloys.

The performers will occupy and activate HEAD(devices III), a temporary installation and performance venue. This will be one of two nights of mediated entertainment hosted at the space for the run of the exhibition.

What: Opening reception
Where: Actual Size Los Angeles, 741 New High St., LA 90012
When: 8:00 pm
Phone: (213) 290-5458