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Arts and Entertainment

Get Out: Huston Double Bill, Yoga in the Park, Free Festival at JANM

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Two Directed By John Huston @ New Beverly
Two classic films directed by John Huston and starring Bogie are on deck this afternoon and evening at the New Beverly. There's the moody, suspenseful Key Largo (1948) starring Humphrey Bogart, Edward G. Robinson, Lauren Bacall, Lionel Barrymore, and Claire Trevor (in an Oscar-winning performance) at 3:05 & 7:30. This is followed by The Treasure Of The Sierra Madre (1948), which teams Humphrey Bogart with Walter Huston, Tim Holt, Bruce Bennett, Barton MacLane, Alfonso Bedoya. The film won the Oscar for Best Director and Screenplay (John Huston) and Best Supporting Actor (Walter Huston). Showtimes: 5:05 & 9:30.

Yoga in the Park @ Franklin Canyon
At 1 p.m. today "Canyon Poses: Yoga in the Park" takes place at Franklin Canyon, and gives participants the chance to take a deep breath of fresh air and relax. Volunteer Naturalist Sol and her Jr. Ranger daughters will lead you through a combination of stretching & relaxation, and exercises to invite a new way of communing with nature. Bring a pillow, towel and light blanket. Meet at the Sooky Goldman Nature Center, 1 hour.

Oshogatsu Family Festival @ Japanese American National Museum
The Japanese American National Museum will celebrate its 25th anniversary since its incorporation in 1985 with a series of events in 2010, beginning with its annual Oshogatsu Family Festival set for Sunday, January 3, 2010, from 11 to 5 p.m. Admission to the National Museum is free that day and open to the public. Among the activities set will be two taiko (Japanese drumming) groups performing, a hands-on drum circle in which members of the whole family can participate, arts and crafts including making a tiger to celebrate 2010 as the Year of the Tiger, and other New Years activities.