Chameleon-like actors whip through 83 books in 98 minutes in the Reduced Shakespeare Company’s production of “All the Great Books (abridged),” which opens at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, March 8, at Laguna Playhouse.
“You will laugh yourself silly as these five terrific performers bring you a literal library full of every book you have ever, or ever wanted, to read. It’s going to be a blast,’” promises artistic director Anne Wareham. The show runs through Sunday, March 30, at 606 Laguna Canyon Road.
Gastronomic Society Seeks New Members
The 15-member Laguna Beach Branch of the International Food and Wine Society hopes to entice new members and will dine at Five Crowns in Corona del Mar on Wednesday, March 26 at 6 p.m.
Award-winning food and wine at a cost of $125 per person will be served on the patio. For reservations: contact branch president, Bart Zandbergen at 714-313-5306.
Free Movie Friday’s Resume
First Friday Flicks at the Forum will screen “Cutie and the Boxer” about two immigrant Japanese artists, Ushio and Noriko Shinohara, who met and married in New York City in the late 1960s and have lived and worked there since.
The free film screening begins at 7 p.m., Friday, March 7, at the Forum Theatre on the Festival of Arts’ grounds, 650 Laguna Canyon Road.