WTF Festival Week Six To Feature Ben Gibbard, Donna Jo Thorndale, T.C. Boyle & More
The Actors' Gang WTF?! Festival - Scheduled events include Documentary Tuesdays, Film Wednesdays, Theater Thursdays, Fun Fridays, and Music Saturdays. All proceeds benefit The Actors' Gang's community outreach programs. Visit the website at www.wtffestival.com for the most up-to-date schedule and line-up.
Friday, November 20 at 9 pm (Bar opens at 8 pm)
- All Cake, No File - A Johnny Cash prison tribute cooking show-concert! Actors' Gang company member Donna Jo Thorndale's politically outspoken alter ego 'Jewell Rae Jeffers,' is a celebrity chef, home economist, and the host of "Tastes Like Home" live cooking show. She has been thrilled to cook live for "guests" of the California state prison system, where she performs her Johnny Cash Tribute Show. Get ready for jailbreak cakes at every performance, backed up by Johnny Cash tribute band With a Bible and a Gun. Tonight's Special Guest: Wayne Kramer of the MC5.
Saturday, November 21 at 8:30 pm (Bar opens at 7 pm)
- 89.9 KCRW Presents BEN GIBBARD of Death Cab for Cutie and Special Guest. LIVE! (only 100 seats)
Tuesday, November 24 at 8 pm
- Pen Center USA hosts a conversation with award-winning novelist T.C. Boyle.
Wednesday, November 25 at 8 pm
- Embedded Live (2004) - written and directed by Tim Robbins, this film captures the last performances at the Public Theater in N.Y. of the controversial play that satirizes neo conservatives and the mainstream media at the start of the Iraq war.
THE Actors' Gang
9070 Venice Blvd. Culver City, CA 90232
(corner of Culver & Venice Blvds; two hours free parking available across the street in Ince Parking Lot, corner of Culver & Ince)
310-838-GANG (310-838-4264) or www.wtffestival.com