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January 2021

California Cool Art Auction 2021

January 11 - February 6

This annual art auction, which will be conducted entirely online, will include more than 100 works of art curated by the staff at the Laguna Art Museum. Aaron Bastian, director of fine arts at Bonhams San Francisco and an appraiser on “Antiques Roadshow,” will provide special virtual commentary. Opens Jan. 11 on the Laguna Art Museum website. 949-494-8971, lagunaartmuseum.org

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#Commissioned, Episode 4: Lauren Yee and Joe Ngo

January 14 - February 28

In the ongoing series, actor Joe Ngo interviews playwright Lauren Yee, known by South Coast Repertory audiences for "Cambodian Rock Band," which had its premiere at the theater in 2017 and was eventually produced off-Broadway. Ngo, an Obie Award winner, starred in "Cambodian Rock Band" and other SCR productions, including "White Snake" and "Vietgone." Available starting Jan. 14 on the South Coast Repertory website. 714-708-5555, scr.org

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Virtual Public Tour: “Treasures in Gold and Jade”

January 20 - January 21

The Bowers' newest exhibit might be closed to the public, but viewers can get an up-close look at the sculptures of two of Taiwan's top artists -- Huang Fu Shou, who carves jade, and Wu Ching, who molds intricate gold sculptures -- in this two-part virtual tour. The pre-recorded videos will each be available for 24 hours. Jan. 20 and 21 via the Bowers Museum website. 714-567-3600, bowers.org

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Gardening in Summer-Dry Climates Book Release and Discussion

January 21 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Landscape architect Nora Harlow and photographer Saxon Holt, who recently released their book about gardening in drought-prone climates, will lead this virtual discussion touching on the ways plants adapt to climate, the relationship between topography and climate, and which plants can thrive, creating a lush but water-conscious garden, in Southern California. Jan. 21 via the Fullerton Arboretum website. fullertonarboretum.org

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Drive In, Dine Out: “Twilight”

January 23
Mess Hall at FLIGHT

The first of the wildly popular teenage vampire romance books by Stephenie Meyer was adapted into this film starring Kristen Stewart as Bella Swan, who meets and falls in love with a mysterious neighbor, Edward Cullen, who turns out to be a vampire. At this drive-in showing, ticket holders can pick up dinner or snacks at the Tustin Mess Hall's restaurants. Jan. 23 at Mess Hall at FLIGHT. 1705 Flight Way, Tustin, thefridacinema.org

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Improv Live Comedy Drive-In: Maz Jobrani

January 23 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm

Jobrani, an actor and comedian, first gained fame on the comedy scene as a member of the Axis of Evil comedy group, which filmed a special for Comedy Central in 2007. Since then, he's released four solo standup specials on Showtime and Netflix and appeared in several TV shows and movies. He's also a regular on NPR's "Wait Wait...Don't Tell Me" and hosts his own podcast, "Back to School." In this show, Jobrani's live performance will be projected onto a…

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Meet the Makers of Muzeo Express

January 24 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Every year, model train hobbyists put together the multi-room Muzeo Express exhibit, filling the gallery space with traditional holiday train scenes and other displays featuring popular trains from movies and books. This year's exhibit was closed after just one week due to the pandemic, but in this Zoom discussion, five of the hobbyists and makers involved in creating the exhibit will talk about their favorite displays and tell stories about the process of putting such an elaborate exhibit together. Jan.…

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