WIF Recommends: Labor Day Weekend

What to do with the long Labor Day holiday weekend ahead of you? Here are some ways to get in on the summer fun:

For Grownups

WHAT: Rooftop Cinema Club screening of 10 THINGS I HATE ABOUT YOU, written by Karen McCullah & Kirsten ‘Kiwi’ Smith. $16.20 – $23; 21+
WHEN: Wednesday, August 28, 8:30 p.m.
WHERE: NeueHouse, Hollywood

WHAT: Cinecon Classic Film Festival, featuring Q&As with Ann Robinson, Barbara Rush, and Gigi Perreau. $249, or $60/day
WHEN: August 29 – September 2
WHERE: Grauman’s Egyptian Theater

WHAT: The Poetry Brothel, an evening of vaudeville, music and burlesque, Tarot readings, one-on-one poetry readings, and more. $40–$250; 21+
WHEN: Saturday, August 31, 6:00 p.m.
WHERE: El Cid Cabaret Concert Theater

WHAT: Vroman’s Bookstore presents an Afternoon with Louise Penny, author of the bestselling Chief Inspector Armand Gamache novels. $45 to $55
WHEN: Sunday, September 1, 3:00 p.m.
WHERE: The Theatre at Ace Hotel

WHAT: Outdoor screening of WHEN HARRY MET SALLY, written by Nora Ephron. $18
WHEN: Sunday, September 1, 6:15 p.m. doors, 8:00 p.m. film
WHERE: Cinespia at Hollywood Forever Cemetery



WHAT: Urban Bush Women: Hair & Other Stories, a multidisciplinary experience blending personal narratives and dance-theatre. $25–$50
WHEN: Friday, August 30, 8:00 p.m.
WHERE: Ford Theatre

WHEN: Saturday, August 31, 6:15 p.m. doors, 8:00 p.m. film
WHERE: Cinespia at Hollywood Forever Cemetery

WHAT: Closing weekend of Soul of a Nation: Art in the Age of Black Power 1963–1983. $18 for adults, $16 for students over the age of 18, free for children 17 and under
WHEN: Through Sunday, September 1
WHERE: The Broad Museum

WHAT: Closing weekend of Gráfica América, celebrating the collaborative spirit of printmaking throughout the Americas. $10 for adults, $7 for seniors and students, free for children under 12
WHEN: Through Sunday, September 1
WHERE: Museum of Latin American Art

WHAT: Free outdoor performances of Shakespeare’s Twelfth Night and Pericles (directed by Melissa Chalsma)
WHENPericles, 7pm through 8/30; Twelfth Night, 7pm 8/31–9/1
WHERE: Griffith Park