Pencil This In: Authors Dennis Lehane and Tom Franklin in Beverly Hills, Mindshare LA, NewFilmmakers LA and More
The American Voices series welcomes authors Dennis Lehane and Tom Franklin, who’ll be in a conversation moderated by Carolyn Kellogg of the LA Times. 7:30 pm. They’ll be discussing their books Moonlight Mile and Crooked Letter, Crooked Letter, respectively. Admission: $20 without the book; $32 admission with a copy of Moonlight Mile; $30 admission with a copy of Crooked Letter, Crooked Letter; and $50 admission with a copy of both books. Got all that?
Actress/musician Gwendoline Yeo (Desperate Housewives) wrote and stars in the one-woman show Laughing with My Mouth Wide Open. She humorously traces her family’s journey from Singapore to America accompanies herself on the Chinese long zither (“gu-zheng"). We bet on a few General Hospital references because she perfected her American accent by watching that and other soaps. 8 pm at El Centro Theatre. Tickets: $22.50-$30.00.