Weekend Recommender: July 6-7
July 05, 2012 | by —Michelle Ward | Homepage
Ashley Zisook, Sofia founder, and Cisco Adler, behind Bananabeat, combine for a pop-up in Malibu.
Opening Night of Jekyll & Hyde
Begins Friday, July 6, 8 PM
Robert Louis Stevenson’s renowned tale of good versus evil takes to the stage at The Met Theatre Los Angeles. Presented by The DOMA Theatre Company, this Tony Award-nominated musical stars Kari Irwin and features classic songs by Frank Wildhorn. Runs through July 29; tickets $10-35. 1089 N. Oxford Ave., LA, 323-465-0693
Grand Opening of Sofia Presents the Bananabeat Boutique Pop-Up
Saturday, July 7, 11 AM
Chicago-based retail shop Sofia partners with Cisco Adler’s music lifestyle Bananabeat brand to launch a pop-up in the Malibu Country Mart. An eclectic mix of fashion and music, the spot will include in-store events and interactive promotions, as well as exclusive pieces from labels like M2F Brand Denims, MINKPINK, NOV Vintage, Oakley, Freedom Artists, Lighting Bolt, Luxla, Barbara Adler Jewelry, Ani Lee, and Luv AJ. Opening party features music, food, and cocktails. 3868 Cross Creek Rd., Malibu, 310-456-1615
Pageant of the Masters Commences at the Laguna Beach Festival of Arts
Begins Saturday, July, 7, 8:30PM
The Festival of Arts in Laguna Beach introduces its much-anticipated showcase, the Pageant of the Masters. This year’s theme, The Genius, examines the relationship between arts and science with live interpretations of famous works. Held in an outdoor amphitheatre, the show is choreographed with original music, live narration, and imaginative sets. Pageant of the Masters runs every night through August 31; general admission is $15 and includes free admission to the Laguna Beach Festival of Arts. 650 Laguna Canyon Rd., Laguna Beach, 949-494-1145
Fashion shoot: December 2013 issue of Los Angeles Confidential magazine.