He started in the Catskills, but since then his credits range to
Academy Award heights. And today, comedian Red Buttons will do a "Command
Performance" appearance at Orange Coast College's Robert B. Moore
The 81-year-old stage and screen veteran, who's still known for his
skill at roasts, will be joined by vocalist Fran Jeffries and the Jimmy
Now a frequent performer in Las Vegas and Lake Tahoe, won the Oscar
for his role in the 1957 film "Sayonara" also hosted his own TV program
back in the '50s.
Where: Robert B. Moore Theatre, Orange Coast College, 2701 Fairview
When: 4 p.m. today
Cost: $27-$29 in advance, $33 at the door
Contact: (714) 432-5880
Focused on human rights
Yolanda King, the eldest child of Martin Luther King Jr., will discuss
her involvement in human rights organizations when she speaks at 7 p.m.
in the Crystal Cove Auditorium at UC Irvine as part of the three-day
Martin Luther King Jr. Symposium.
Where: Crystal Cove Auditorium, UC Irvine
When: 7 p.m. Wednesday
Contact: (949) 824-7687.
EHUD BARAK SPEAKS
Ehud Barak, former prime minister of Israel, will speakas guest
lecturer for the Norman Schiff Scholar Lecture at Temple Bat Yahm.
Tuesday, Jan. 29
SUPER BOWL SUNDAY
A 3:15 p.m. kickoff will start the 2002 Super Bowl in New Orleans.
Sunday, Feb. 3
17: The number of lanterns in Richard Ross' photo "Iglesia de San
Pedro," on display as part of his "Gathering Light" exhibit at the Orange
County Museum of Art through March 31.