Pencil This In: Irregular Wine Tasting, First Friday on Abbot Kinney
Rogue Theater presents Shorts & Sweets tonight at 10:30 pm. It’s an evening of four world premiere one-act plays with three servings of sweets (cookies, cupcakes etc.) that keep to the plays’ themes. On the program are: Keeping Pace by Robin Rothstein, Weedwhaker Tuesday by Amanda Mauer, Free by Craig Pospisil and I Hate L.A. by John Pollono. Performances are Fridays and Saturdays at 10:30 pm until Aug. 22. Tickets are $15.
La Luz de Jesus Gallery holds an artist reception tonight from 8-11 pm for its August Group Show, featuring the work of Jessica Dalva, Scott Holloway, Misato Otake and Jasmine Worth.
Julian Davies (The Cheese Store) and DJ Cuz’n Roy play host at the Echoplex to the 43rd edition of the Irregular Wine Tasting, an evening of adult beverages with a twist. Here’s how they describe the event, “This evening we pair five wines from Planet Vagina with four suicides from Suicide Club, then segue seamlessly into SuicideGirls presents Summer Suicide, featuring “beautiful naked punk rock, goth & emo girls with tattoos & piercings.” Tickets are $20. RSVP at: email@example.com. Purchase Tickets at Stories Books and Cafe. The irregularity begins at 7:30 pm.