Pencil This In: 'Alice in Wonderland' Exhibit at FIDM, Moonlit Hike and Poetry in Pasadena
The Traction Avenue Orchestra--a DTLA community chamber orchestra--takes over the historic Million Dollar Theater tonight at 8:30 pm. Hosted by Kat Von D and guest conducted by David Campbell, the concert will feature new works and classical pieces with special guest soloists. Works performed include compositions by Gernot Wolfgang, Sharon Farber, Raven Kane and Ali Helnwein. The performance starts at 8 pm. Tickets: $13-$500.
An Alice in Wonderland Exhibition opens today at the Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising in DTLA. Original costumes from the film by Oscar-winning designer Colleen Atwood (Memoirs of a Geisha, Chicago) include Johnny Depp’s original Mad Hatter fighter garment, several of Mia Wasikowska’s Alice dresses and Helena Bonham Carter’s Red Queen Dress. Also on display are costume sketches, hats and props from the film as well as the “Edgier Side of Alice-” inspired clothing and products by Sue Wong, Tom Binns, Avril Lavigne and FIDM grads. The exhibit is open Tuesdays through Saturdays from 10 am to 4 pm and runs through the end of September.