Pencil This In: Frank Perry Double Feature, Shop the Avenues, and Listen to an Opera Pro Talk
An excellent double feature of films by director Frank Perry is on screen at the Egyptian tonight. Adapting Joan Didion's best-seller, Perry cast Tuesday Weld as an ex-model on the verge of a nervous breakdown in Hollywood in Play it as it Lays. With Anthony Perkins, Adam Roarke. Burt Lancaster swims the backyard pools of suburban Connecticut as a middle-age man re-visiting old friends and lovers on his strange journey in The Swimmer. 7:30 p.m.
The streets and fashion boutiques of West Hollywood will begin the holiday season with The Avenues’ Third Annual Holiday Walk tonight from 6:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. Stores in the Melrose Village will be participating along Melrose Avenue from San Vicente to Orlando. Stores will be open later, and will have a variety of special events going on during the evening. Enjoy entertainment, carolers, food trucks, refreshments and special in-store promotions and sales. The sales will continue throughout the day on Saturday. [Twitter] [Facebook]