Pencil This In: Thursday
LEARNING*: Mindshare at the LA Brewery hosts the following speakers tonight: John Smart, futurist and founder of Acceleration Studies Foundation; Chuck Esterbrook, developer and creator of Cobra Language; Tali Krakowsky, director of experience design of Imaginary Forces; and Scott Pagano, creative director of Equilibrium Entertainment; Sissy St. John, wellness yogini, and Sena Koleva, UC Irvine grad student. Their topics include artificial intelligence, immortality and even the chemistry of love. This mind-sharing evening begins at 8 pm tonight and costs $25 (for the learning and debauchery.
FILM The Aero Theatre is holding a Blake Edwards retrospective, and tonight the series continues with the melodrama The Days of Wine and Roses at 7:30 pm. Jack Lemmon and Lee Remick play a superficially happy couple who’s lives are shattered by alcoholism. Immediately following is the suspenseful Experiment in Terror where Lee Remick’s kid sister (Stephanie Powers) is kidnapped by a sociopath, and Glenn Ford steps in to help.