November 17, 2009
'Po Boy Tango' Where: David Henry Hwang Theater, Union Center for the Arts, 120 Judge John Aiso St., Los Angeles When: 8 p.m. Wednesdays through Saturdays, 2 p.m. Sundays. Ends Dec. 6. Price: $25 to $35 Contact: (213) 625-7000 or www.eastwestplayers.org Running time: 2 hours, 30 minutes
May 17, 2010
Burger Kitchen Where: 8048 W. 3rd St., L.A. When: 11 a.m. to 11 p.m. Mondays to Fridays; 8 a.m. to 11 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays Price: burgers, $9 to $20; beer and wine, $5 to $15. Contact: (323) 944-0503
February 28, 2010
'Luisa Lambri: Being There' Where: The Hammer Museum, 10899 Wilshire Blvd., Los Angeles When: 11 a.m.-7 p.m. Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Fridays, Saturdays; 11 a.m.-9 p.m. Thursdays; 11 a.m.- 5 p.m. Sundays. Ends June 13. Price: $7 Contact: (310) 443-7000, hammer.ucla.edu
April 29, 2012
If you go THE BEST WAY TO BRATISLAVA, SLOVAKIA From LAX , connecting service (change of planes) begins on Turkish Air to Lufthansa or to UTair. The final leg of the trip is on UTair. Restricted round-trip fares begin at $960, including taxes. TELEPHONES To call the numbers below from the U.S. dial 011 (the international dialing code), 421 (the country code for Slovakia) and the number. WHAT TO DO Slovak National Gallery-Water Barracks, 2 Razusovo nabrezie, 2 5443 2081.
September 3, 1987 |
There probably will be more foamy steins held aloft in Munich than in Southern California to celebrate Oktoberfest, but the Southland will certainly be no stranger to the festival's exuberant spirit. Jawohl! It's September, and that's the month for those of a Bavarian turn of mind to begin a season of beer and bratwurst, polkas and parties.
June 26, 2011
ROAD TRIP Based on Corporate Average Fuel Economy standards (27.5 mpg) and using AAA's survey-based average price of $3.90 a gallon for gas last week in California, this trip will cost you about $44.24 to drive the 312 miles from Los Angeles to Modesto. Antique Farm Equipment Museum , 4500 S. Laspina St., Tulare; (559) 688-1030. Fully restored tractors, plows and steam engines dating to the 1880s. Suggested donation $5 for adults, $3 for children. Open 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Mondays-Fridays, 10 a.m.- 4 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays.
June 5, 2011
All the restaurants mentioned are in the Cosmopolitan, 3708 Las Vegas Blvd. South, Las Vegas. Reservations can be made by calling the central number at (702) 698-7000. The casino's restaurants also include Comme Ça and Scarpetta and an innovative moderately priced buffet called the Wicked Spoon. Blue Ribbon Sushi Bar & Grill; (702) 736-0808, http://www.blueribbonrestaurants.com/rests_sushiBarGrillLV_main.htm . Open 5 p.m. to 1 a.m. Sundays through Thursdays and 5 p.m. to 2 a.m. Fridays and Saturdays.
November 13, 2011
THE BEST WAY TO DETROIT From LAX, nonstop service to Detroit is offered on Delta, and connecting service (change of plane) is offered on Southwest, Continental, Delta, United, American, US Airways and Air Tran. Restricted round-trip fares begin at $348. WHAT TO DO Butcher's Daughter Gallery, 22747 Woodward Ave., Suite 201, Ferndale, Mich.; (248) 808-6536, http://www.thebutchersdaughtergallery.com . Open 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Thursdays-Saturdays College for Creative Studies , 201 East Kirby St., (313)