Calendar: November 4-10
FRI | NOV 4
KYLE RIABKO: BURT BACHARACH REIMAGINED
Kyle Riabko is the star and creator of this off-Broadway hit show. Riabko plays the guitar and will perform arrangements of some of Burt Bacharach’s most beloved and famous hit songs, including “I Say a Little Prayer” and “Raindrops Keep Fallin’ on My Head.” 8 p.m. Also Nov. 5. Tickets start at $39. The Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts, 9390 N. Santa Monica Blvd., Beverly Hills. (310) 746-4000. SUN | NOV 6
OPEN MIC AND ART PARTY!
Join Mc ‘n’ Mac, Jim McCauley and Mary MacQueen, in celebration of scripture art by Joe Bazile. There will be the art of Barbara Mendes as well. Bring your vocal talent, poetry, music, whatever you have and want to share with the crowd. 4 p.m. Free. Ivan Gallery, 2701 S. Robertson Blvd., Los Angeles. (323) 533-6021.
CAL-ISRAEL INNOVATION EXPO
This three-day xxpo will showcase the next generation of Israeli change-makers who are fostering global innovation, cross-cultural education and professional development. Topics include drone prototypes, renewable energy systems, medical devices, mobile technology and cyber technology. A diverse group of companies, speakers and attendees will be present. This event is in collaboration with TAMID Group and Blackstone LaunchPad. 10 a.m. Free. USC Ronald Tutor Campus Center, 3607 Trousdale Parkway, Los Angeles. ” target=”_blank”>templejudea.com/mitzvahday.
MON | NOV 7
JEWS AND PASTRAMI: A DELI LOVE STORY
Delis always have been a popular hangout for Jews, a place to relax and connect with their community in a non-religious way. The kosher deli even became a trendy celebrity hangout in the entertainment districts of New York, Chicago, Los Angeles and Miami. Ted Merwin, author of “Pastrami on Rye,” will share a history of the Jewish deli and its depiction in American pop culture. Dinner included. 6 p.m. $18. The Jewish Federation of Greater Los Angeles, 6505 Wilshire Blvd., Los Angeles. RSVP necessary: jewishla.org/FedConnect. (323) 761-8291. ” target=”_blank”>jnetonline.org.
ISRAELI DANCE CLASS
Join Lior Haykeen and Sagi Azran for a professional and fun learning opportunity. No experience necessary to enjoy an evening of dancing! 7:30 p.m. beginners circles and lines; 8:30 p.m. intermediate circles and couples; 10 p.m. circles, couples and lines. $12; $5 for students. MATI, 19626 Ventura Blvd., Tarzana. (818) 456-8527. WED | NOV 9
“MEKONEN” SCREENING AND CONCERT