While much of the campus is closed for the holidays (December 18th through January 3rd, 2011), there are still plenty of events happening during the break. So grab your scarf and check out these holiday treats:
The ‘Musical Comedies’ of Miguel Gomes
The Film and Television Archive presents, as part of their Playtime: The ‘Musical Comedies’ of Miguel Gomes series, screenings of The Face You Deserve (A Cara que Mereces), Entretanto, and Cantico das Criaturas. December 18th, 7:30pm @ Billy Wilder Theater.
Los Angeles Ballet: The Nutcracker
Geffen Playhouse Production: Broadway Holiday
The Geffen Playhouse presents its production of "Broadway Holiday." Join some of musical theater’s greatest talents as the cast of Broadway Holiday recreates memorable moments from hit show like Jersey Boys, West Side Story, South Pacific, Chicago, Showboat, Phantom of the Opera, Les Miserables, Hair and Evita. Runs December 17, 2010 – January 02, 2011. Visit site for showtimes and ticket.
The Fowler Museum current exhibitions include Street Art: Photographic Elevations of Los Angeles, Paris and Berlin by Larry Yust; Monochrome Ceramics from Ancient Mexico; and Intersections: World Arts, Local Lives. The Fowler Museum will be open except for December 24-25, and December 29th-Jan1st.
You’ll find exhibitions from Mark Flores, Julian Hoeber, My Barbarian, and Frances Stark at The Hammer along with their permanent collection. The Hammer Museum will also be open except for December 25th and January 1st, 2011. Special hours for December 24th and December 31st are 11am-3pm.
-Cheers! From the Happenings Team