Playhouse District Weekend Highlights

Posted September 1st, 2017

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Book Signing and Photo Party @ Vroman’s on Saturday, September 2, 10:30 am

Join Andrea J. Loney in celebration of the publication of her engrossing new book, “Take a Picture of Me, James Vanderzee!” There will be a book signing, snacks, music, and a Photo Fun station for taking pictures with family and friends. Free event.

Vroman’s Bookstore: 695 E. Colorado Blvd., Pasadena

The Nile Hilton Incident Q&A @ Laemmle Playhouse on Saturday, September 2, 7:20 pm

Filmmaker Tarik Saleh and lead actor Fares Fares of the thrilling new Egyptian drama THE NILE HILTON INCIDENT will participate in a Q&A following the 7:20 PM show on Saturday, September 2 at Laemmle Playhouse.

Laemmle Playhouse: 673 E. Colorado Blvd., Pasadena

Ian Bagg @ Ice House on Saturday, September 2, 8:00 pm

No Holds Barred Humor with the outspoken IAN BAGG! 2 shows! One at 8:00 pm, the second at 10:00 pm. Tickets: $20

Ice House Comedy Club: 24 N. Mentor Ave., Pasadena

Gender and Sexuality Talk @ Vroman’s on Sunday, September 3, 4:00 pm

Girl Scout Kendal Kully will be leading a panel discussion on gender and sexuality in society. This panel will focus on the importance of a person’s acceptance of individuals who might be different from themselves, specifically in the LGBT community which still experiences discrimination. Kendal notes that the only way to work towards ending this discrimination is through education and discussion. Kendal’s panel will feature Kerrie Walsh (Sappho & Sexuality studies), Cole Slater (Gender & Sexuality bullying expert), Dr. Kelly King (Gender Spectrum Programs/Glendale School District), and Cheryl Koos (Professor of Gender Studies). Free event.

Vroman’s Bookstore: 695 E. Colorado Blvd., Pasadena