<![CDATA[NBC Southern California - Dining, shopping and nightlife]]> Copyright 2015 http://www.nbclosangeles.com/entertainment/the-scene http://media.nbcbayarea.com/designimages/NBC4_40x125.png NBC Southern California http://www.nbclosangeles.com en-us Sat, 31 Jan 2015 23:21:03 -0800 Sat, 31 Jan 2015 23:21:03 -0800 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[LA Contemporary Art Fair Welcomes 70+ Galleries]]> Sat, 31 Jan 2015 13:39:18 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/180*120/artlosangelescontemporaryryrocklenprazdelavallade.jpg
Tomorrow's art today? Try the art of a year down the road, with provocative ideas to match.

Photo Credit: Ry Rocklen/Praz-Delavallade]]>
<![CDATA[LA Zoo Giraffe Picks Super Bowl Winner]]> Fri, 30 Jan 2015 17:29:18 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/giraffezoosuperbowl.jpg
The teams' logos were attached to Artie the Giraffe's feeders.

Photo Credit: Jamie Pham]]>
<![CDATA["Ugh! That Newsweek Cover": Silicon Valley Women Respond]]> Thu, 29 Jan 2015 20:22:14 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/newsweekmain.jpg
Newsweek's latest cover on "What Silicon Valley Thinks of Women" sparked a firestorm Thursday — on Twitter and in Silicon Valley — with some accusing the magazine of taking on sexism in tech with a sexist...]]>
<![CDATA[Weekend: Museums Free-for-All Day]]> Thu, 29 Jan 2015 16:30:39 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/annenbergspace1234567.jpg
Soak in art/culture for no bucks. Plus: Night on Broadway, Lunar New Year, Dr. Mae Jemison, LA Art Book Fair

Photo Credit: Annenberg Space for Photography]]>
<![CDATA[On Stage: Dame Edna's Glorious Goodbye]]> Fri, 30 Jan 2015 08:03:29 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/dameednaahmanson_mattjelonek.jpg
Gladiolas, sparkly dresses, and razor wit receive their royal due, at The Ahmanson.

Photo Credit: Matt Jelonek]]>
<![CDATA[Free Pastries at Santa Ana Bakery]]> Thu, 29 Jan 2015 08:24:16 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/doughexchangedoughnut.jpg
An enterprising baker wants feedback -- and he's giving grub away, gratis, to get it.

Photo Credit: Dough Exchange]]>
<![CDATA[Royal Rendezvous: Two Historic Ships Say Hello]]> Wed, 28 Jan 2015 18:05:01 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/royalrendezvousqmqe.jpg
Cunard's Queen Elizabeth will visit her "aunt" The Queen Mary, with pomp and bagpipes.

Photo Credit: Queen Mary]]>
<![CDATA[Free Lunar New Year Fun at USC Pacific Asia Museum]]> Wed, 28 Jan 2015 16:43:01 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/craigstubingphotolunarusc.jpg
The lion dance, art, and dance fill the festive occasion.

Photo Credit: Craig Stubing]]>
<![CDATA[Joystick Joy: Pasadena's New Neon Retro Arcade]]> Wed, 28 Jan 2015 10:58:29 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/neonarcadepasadena.jpg
How fast are your Frogger reaction times? Time to see.

Photo Credit: Neon Arcade]]>
<![CDATA[Baby Zebra Sharks Make Groundbreaking Aquarium Debut]]> Tue, 27 Jan 2015 18:02:00 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/ZebrasharkGetsAddedtoSharkLagoon1.jpg
Two female sharks born from artificial semination meet the public.

Photo Credit: Aquarium of the Pacific]]>
<![CDATA[New: Oscar-Themed Tours at TCL Chinese Theatre]]> Tue, 27 Jan 2015 13:52:39 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/chinesetheatreoscartours12345.jpg
The landmark cinema has hosted the big show more than once.

Photo Credit: TCL Chinese Theatre]]>
<![CDATA[7¢ Mini Martinis for Little Dom's 7th Anniversary]]> Wed, 28 Jan 2015 11:56:45 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/185*120/domsminimartinis7.jpg
The small and potent sips'll be on the flow for a full day (or until the goods run out).

Photo Credit: Little Dom's]]>
<![CDATA[Night on Broadway: Free Fete for a Star Street]]> Tue, 27 Jan 2015 08:01:02 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/nightonbroadway12345678.jpg
It's a 7th anniversary party for the thoroughfare's revitalization.

Photo Credit: Nova Han Presents Wilderbe]]>
<![CDATA[Classic Burger Made Anew: Cassell's New Digs]]> Mon, 26 Jan 2015 20:07:33 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/cassellsRyanTanaka2014.jpg
The old-school meat-and-patty has a tony new home and fresh extras.

Photo Credit: Ryan Tanaka]]>
<![CDATA[Eight Oscar Cocktails: The Loews Hollywood Libations]]> Mon, 26 Jan 2015 11:45:43 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/180*120/Cocktail2_Getty3177940.jpg
The hotel behind the Dolby Theatre has a menu of cinematic sips.

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[New: Huntington Store and Visitor Center ]]> Fri, 23 Jan 2015 18:04:08 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/198*120/huntingtoncenter123.jpg
The Steven S. Koblik Education and Visitor Center is now open.

Photo Credit: The Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Gardens]]>
<![CDATA[Wilshire Meets Yorkshire: "Downton Abbey" High Tea]]> Fri, 23 Jan 2015 16:20:55 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/tea-generic-teapot-teacup.jpg
Pick out your Mary-iest frock and make for Whimsic Alley.

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[On-Stage Memories of Gene and Jack]]> Fri, 23 Jan 2015 21:57:07 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/272*120/genejack1234567.jpg
Patricia Ward Kelly and Chris Lemmon pay tribute to two iconic performers.

Photo Credit: Wallis/Broad]]>
<![CDATA[White Suiters Wanted: Volunteer for the Rose Parade]]> Fri, 23 Jan 2015 09:43:15 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/roseparadevolunteersfloats12345.jpg
So what are you doing on New Year's Day?

Photo Credit: Tournament of Roses]]>
<![CDATA[Pump Up the Nostalgia: 80's Prom Party]]> Thu, 22 Jan 2015 20:34:12 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/80sprom9283212.jpg
Don your lacy fingerless gloves and help animal rescue.

Photo Credit: 80's Prom Party]]>
<![CDATA[Target Launches New Plus-Size Line]]> Thu, 22 Jan 2015 13:51:24 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/240*120/AVA+VIV+Header.jpg
Target has announced plans to unveil a new clothing line designed specifically for plus-size women. The line, expected to arrive in mid-February, was designed by Target's in-house design team and features...

Photo Credit: Target
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<![CDATA[Sad Monkey Consoled by Pal]]> Fri, 23 Jan 2015 07:08:30 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/012215+comforting+monkeys.jpg
Think you had a bad day? Try trading places with this sad little monkey.

Photo Credit: ZWF Miami/Instagram
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<![CDATA[Weekend: Dog Cafe Pup-Up]]> Thu, 22 Jan 2015 10:34:13 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/pupsshutterstock234563.jpg
A canine coffeehouse hangout raises fun and funds. Plus: free LA Ballet classes, LA Cookie Con, Irish Coffee Day, Jim Henson Company book party

Photo Credit: Shutterstock]]>
<![CDATA[Snow Day at Angel City Brrrr-ewery]]> Wed, 21 Jan 2015 17:42:51 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/tlmd_tlmd_100912_invierno.jpg
Yawning over all of this gorgeous weather? There's a frosty fix for that.

Photo Credit: Shutterstock]]>
<![CDATA[Small Glass Full of Heat: Irish Coffee Day]]> Wed, 21 Jan 2015 17:12:21 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/201*120/tomberginsjakobnlayman.jpg
Think it is March 17? (Hint: nope.)

Photo Credit: Jakob N. Layman]]>
<![CDATA[Resolution Pause Button: LA Cookie Con]]> Wed, 21 Jan 2015 09:23:58 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/AP320569885803.jpg
Sweets of every stripe go on display (and in mouths) in Pasadena.

Photo Credit: AP]]>
<![CDATA[Haggis Proud: A Poet's Party at Tam O'Shanter]]> Tue, 20 Jan 2015 18:59:02 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/haggisburnstamoshanter123.jpg
Fans celebrate Robert Burns's 256th birthday with pomp, scotch.

Photo Credit: Tam O'Shanter]]>
<![CDATA[Avant Garde Dance and Custom-Made Furnishings]]> Tue, 20 Jan 2015 12:55:24 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/queengeorgethinktank1.jpg
The Think Tank Gallery hosts the scintillating site-specific performance.

Photo Credit: Queen George]]>
<![CDATA[Oreo Dresses Up for Valentine's Day With New Flavor]]> Tue, 20 Jan 2015 10:00:44 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/222*120/oreo+red+velvet+1200.jpg
Oreos are dressing up for Valentine’s Day. The treat dubbed “milk’s favorite cookie” has a new look and flavor, one that is popular among foodies—Red Velvet. The chocolate cookies are now red and have a...]]>
<![CDATA[PaleyFest: Full Line-Up Announced]]> Tue, 20 Jan 2015 12:55:47 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/jane-virgin.jpg
"Broad City," "Outlander," and "Jane the Virgin" will be honored at the Dolby Theatre.

Photo Credit: Jane the Virgin]]>
<![CDATA[Free Ballet Classes Taught by LA Ballet Dancers ]]> Mon, 19 Jan 2015 18:23:36 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/balletreedhutchinson.jpg
Learn beautiful moves, stagecraft, and make-up at the LA Ballet Dance Center.

Photo Credit: Credit: Reed Hutchinson]]>
<![CDATA[Free "Selma" Screenings for Middle Schoolers]]> Mon, 19 Jan 2015 20:15:01 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/%27Selma%27-Best-Drama.jpg
Los Angeles students in the 7th, 8th, and 9th grades can show their ID and see the historic film.

Photo Credit: Selma]]>
<![CDATA[CicLAvia Goes Valley: Eye the New Map]]> Mon, 19 Jan 2015 10:07:22 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/ciclavialucycastro1.jpg
Thousands of cyclists will take to Ventura Boulevard.

Photo Credit: Lucy Castro]]>
<![CDATA[Free: LEGO Monument Tour Headed for Glendale]]> Tue, 20 Jan 2015 14:33:54 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/legoglendale1012.jpg
Admire brick-by-brick American landmarks (just in time for Presidents Day).

Photo Credit: The LEGO Group]]>
<![CDATA[Romping This Way: A Cafe of Adoptable Dogs]]> Fri, 16 Jan 2015 19:19:13 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/dogcafe1234567.jpg
Socialize over coffee and maybe find a new cutie, too.

Photo Credit: The Dog Cafe]]>
<![CDATA[Grown-Up Field Trip: Sex and the City Zoo]]> Fri, 16 Jan 2015 16:19:12 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/giantriverotterscharliemorey.jpg
Visitors who are 21+ learn of animal amour.

Photo Credit: Charlie Morey]]>
<![CDATA[100 Cases of Beer at Your Door? There's an App for That]]> Fri, 16 Jan 2015 13:54:01 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/Bud+Light+App.jpg
Just in time for Super Bowl Sunday, Anheuser-Busch has introduced a new app where beer lovers can get Bud Light delivered to their home in less than an hour. The free app "Bud Light Button" provides D.C.]]>
<![CDATA[Fire Eaters, Fiery Foods at Hot Sauce Soiree ]]> Fri, 16 Jan 2015 11:26:46 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/205*120/hotsauceevent12345.jpg
The Parlor on Melrose hosts a Tabañero trade-in program.

Photo Credit: Tabañero]]>
<![CDATA[Weekend: Art Weekend LA]]> Thu, 15 Jan 2015 21:50:38 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/211*120/laartshowabove1.jpg
One of the major visual happenings unfurls downtown. Plus: Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, Polar Splash, dineLA, vintage cartoon dress-up

Photo Credit: LA Art Show]]>
<![CDATA[NORMS La Cienega Update: Landmark Vote]]> Thu, 15 Jan 2015 20:40:42 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/normslacienega1.jpg
The West Hollywood diner received a unanimous vote for landmark consideration.

Photo Credit: Hunter Kerhart]]>
<![CDATA[Parades and Remembrances: Martin Luther King, Jr. Day]]> Mon, 19 Jan 2015 05:51:38 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/011809-mlk-p2.jpg
The Kingdom Day Parade and several gatherings will reflect upon the leader's legacy.

Photo Credit: Time & Life Pictures]]>
<![CDATA[Innovative Ice Creameries on the Rise]]> Thu, 15 Jan 2015 11:50:33 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/universesaltstraw1.jpg
Liquid nitrogen, offbeat mix-ins... the dessert staple grows ever dafter (and more delightful).

Photo Credit: Salt & Straw]]>
<![CDATA[Step Inside an Old-Time Cartoon]]> Wed, 14 Jan 2015 21:42:16 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/janetkleinmaxfleischernight.jpg
Vintage songstress Janet Klein and Her Parlor Boys will perform vintage tunes at the 'toons-themed night.

Photo Credit: Thom Foolery]]>
<![CDATA[NORMS La Cienega: Demolition Permit Ordered]]> Wed, 14 Jan 2015 14:02:01 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/normslacienega1.jpg
The Googie diner is up for a local landmark nomination.

Photo Credit: Hunter Kerhart]]>
<![CDATA[Bacon Festival Sizzles at Paramount Studios]]> Wed, 14 Jan 2015 07:29:48 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/bacon16.jpg
"Dozens of restaurants" shall fry up strips for both savory and sweet dishes.

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[Hammer Museum: (Untitled) All-Day Film Marathon]]> Tue, 13 Jan 2015 16:43:07 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/myvieenrose234.jpg
Artist Jim Hodges served as curator for the thought-provoking line-up.

Photo Credit: Ma Vie En Rose]]>
<![CDATA[Delta Makes Flight With 2 Passenger]]> Wed, 14 Jan 2015 13:26:27 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/Empty-Plane.jpg
Legroom wasn't an issue for one Brooklyn man who was lucky enough to be one of only two passengers on-board a flight from Cleveland to New York City Monday morning.

Photo Credit: Chris O'Leary via Twitter @ohhleary
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<![CDATA[photo LA: The Mega Snapshot Celebration]]> Tue, 13 Jan 2015 12:21:17 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/181*120/Becker_Endless-Sunset.jpg
The major exhibition, which opens downtown on Jan. 15, highlights great works from points all over.

Photo Credit: Courtesy of Shulamit Gallery]]>