This is an archival story that predates current editorial management.
This archival content was written, edited, and published prior to LAist's acquisition by its current owner, Southern California Public Radio ("SCPR"). Content, such as language choice and subject matter, in archival articles therefore may not align with SCPR's current editorial standards. To learn more about those standards and why we make this distinction, please click here.
Get Out: Huston Double Bill, Yoga in the Park, Free Festival at JANM
Photo by STERLINGDAVISPHOTO via the LAist Featured Photos pool on Flickr
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.
Donald Trump was a fading TV presence when the WGA strike put a dent in network schedules.
Pickets are being held outside at movie and TV studios across the city
For some critics, this feels less like a momentous departure and more like a footnote.
Disneyland's famous "Fantasmic!" show came to a sudden end when its 45-foot animatronic dragon — Maleficent — burst into flames.
Leads Ali Wong and Steven Yeun issue a joint statement along with show creator Lee Sung Jin.
Every two years, Desert X presents site-specific outdoor installations throughout the Coachella Valley. Two Los Angeles artists have new work on display.