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Tuesday, September 1

Cinema Tuesdays: Roll Bounce

Skirball Cultural Center

2701 N. Sepulveda Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90049

1:30pm

At the height of the ’70s roller disco craze, Xavier (Shad Moss, a.k.a. “Bow Wow”) and his friends express their teenage angst through skating in this coming-of-age comedy.

When their local rink shuts down, Xavier and his crew join a contest to prove to their uptown rivals and themselves that they can roll, bounce, and get funky with the best. Directed by Malcolm D. Lee. (2005, 112 min. Rated PG-13.)

The passage from adolescence to adulthood is hardly ever easy. Enjoy this Cinema Tuesdays series, “Rites of Passage,” depicting the trials and tribulations of this transition in life with humor and warmth.

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Hyde Sunset Kitchen + Cocktails Presents "Raw Material"

Hyde Sunset Kitchen + Cocktails

8117 Sunset Blvd, Los Angeles, 90046

8:00pm

After two standout performances, the absolutely hilarious “Raw Material”—Hyde Sunset Kitchen + Cocktails’ Tuesday night, alt-weekly dinner-and-a-comedy show— continues on Tuesday, September 1st for the third edition of the stand-up comedy series where Brent Morin (NBC’s Undateable), Theo Von (Inside Amy Schumer, Deal With it), and Jonathan Kite (CBS's 2 Broke Girls) will take to the stage. The evening kicks off at 8:00PM for this is a culinary comedy event you will not want to miss!

Guests can join simply for standing room ($20 cover charge, includes a cocktail) or reserve a table ($50 food & beverage minimum) to indulge in Chef Chris Crary’s three-course $30/person prix fixe menu. Delicious dinner options include: Fried Chicken Sliders with a herb buttermilk biscuits, Heirloom Tomato salad with olive oil crouton and pickled shallot, Grilled Smokey Cauliflower, Torchio Bolognese, and Local Black Cod with kumquat and puffed rice, to name a few; as well as signature cocktails such as: Kaffir Cana-Kazi, with Fleur de Cana Rum, Sugar Skull Coconut Rum, lime juice, and muddled kaffir lime leaves; Mezcal Penicillin, with El Silencio Mezcal, lemon juice, house blended clover honey syrup, hour made “spicy” ginger syrup and lemon oil; and more.

Info/Ticket URL: http://sbe.com/exclusives/raw-material-hyde-sunset/
Door Time: 7:30 PM
Show Time: 8:00 PM
Duration: 90-120 minutes (depending on special guests)

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Wednesday, September 2

Petit Takett: Love, Legacy, and Recipes from the Maghreb

Skirball Cultural Center

2701 N. Sepulveda Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90049

12:00pm

Sharing food is one of the most genuine forms of cultural exchange. Gathered at the dinner table, we reminisce, share stories, and engage with one another. Petit Takett: Love, Legacy, and Recipes from the Maghreb, an installation and event series based on Los Angeles artist and photographer Orly Olivier’s Tunisian Jewish heritage, celebrates food as a powerful connection to the past. On view for the first time in a museum setting, the exhibition features a diverse collection of original and historic photographs, family heirlooms, ephemera, and original letterpress posters that illustrate the journey of Olivier’s family from Tunisia to Israel and finally to the United States between the 1950s and the present.

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