05/2013

Huevos Revueltos Lecture Series

Submitted by Justine E. Hausheer on Tue, 05/14/2013 - 9:21am

Spanish for “scrambled eggs,” Huevos Revueltos is month-long program celebrating Mexican music, food, and contemporary art. The main exhibition is Tainted, a series of mixed-media paintings by Guadalajara-based artist Eduardo Sarabia. The program also features speakers, including shaman Monyca Bouras, who will speak about mystical culture, and Jeff London, who will discuss the history of marijuana legislation. Tue-Thu noon-7 p.m.; Fri noon-8 p.m.; Sat-Sun 10 a.m.-7 p.m.

Mary Poppins

Submitted by Michael Krumholtz on Fri, 04/26/2013 - 9:43am

Everyone's favorite nanny is making her way to a stage near you. Bring the whole family to see a live rendition of Mary Poppins and sing along to classics like "A Spoonful of Sugar," "Let's Go Fly a Kite," and "Chim Chim Cher-ee." Ever since its 2006 broadway debut, the Disney musical has been wowing family audiences with its timeless scores, intricate coreography, and realistic scenery. Wed 7:30 p.m.; Thu 2 p.m., 7:30 p.m.; Fri 7:30 p.m.; Sat 2 p.m., 7:30 p.m.; Sun 1 p.m., 6:30 p.m.

Del Frisco's Down Under

Submitted by Caroline Padden on Fri, 04/26/2013 - 1:52pm

Looking to add to your wine collection? Celebrate the exclusive global release of the 2008 Penfold Grange Shiraz and stock your cellar before it is released to the general public. Penfold's wines (including the new release) are paired with complimentary dishes created specifically for this event by top Del Frisco chefs from across the country. The five-course dinner includes a Penfold's Bin 311 Tumbarumba Chardonnay with butter poached lobster and cannellini bean-arugula salad as well as a Bin 138 Barossa Valley GSM partnered with sliced rib-eye and roasted potatoes. Wed 7 p.m.

 

NO

Submitted by Davina Van Buren on Fri, 04/19/2013 - 10:25am

The year is 1988. Dictator Augusto Pinochet has ruled Chile for 15 years. When the government asks citizens to vote on whether Pinochet should remain in power for another eight years, the public is staunchly divided. The "no" camp hires a young advertising executive named René Saavedra (played by Gael Garcia Bernal; pictured) to spearhead their campaign. But with access to limited resources and threats of intimidation and outright censorship, influencing public opinion won't be easy. Days, times vary.