A new wave of Los Angeles-area cafes is brewing up more distinct flavors with a variety of old and new techniques. The result? A jolt to a caffeine culture steeped in ho-hum tastes.
Also, the 'Playing for Good' celebrity poker tournament at Hank Azaria's home benefitted Geffen Playhouse education and outreach programs and Determined to Succeed.
The Los Angeles County Museum of Art Collectors Committee holds an auction and gala. 'Taste for a Cure' benefits UCLA's Jonsson Cancer Center Foundation.
Oscar de la Renta and Emanuele Aliotti Visdomini co-sponsors the event. Also, Waterkeeper Alliance celebrates Earth Day early at a benefit at Kiehl's with Michael C. Hall and Chloë Sevigny.
Also, Australians in Film's screening of 'Bran Nue Dae' with a cocktail reception and a Q&A with director Rachel Perkins and producer Robyn Kershaw.
Organizers of the annual musical show to benefit breast cancer research teamed up with 'beer chicks' Christina Perozzi and Hallie Beaune for a night of beer pairing and fund-raising.
The comedian and the artist have a meeting of minds during a salon at LA Art House, which donates proceeds to the Hammer Museum’s program for emerging artists.