THURSDAY, JANUARY 27, 2005
January 27, 2005. Join this talented group of poets and sign up for the “open mic” segment. Time: 7:30 p.m. Location: Barnes & Noble, 7881 Edinger Avenue, #110, Huntington Beach, California 92647. Cost: Free admission. Call: (714) 897-8781.
January 27, 2005 Movies - Edwards Charter 5 - NOW PLAYING - The Aviator Rated (PG-13) • 2 hrs. 35 min. (3:40), 7:45; Coach Carter Rated (PG-13) • 2 hrs. 14 min. This is the true story of high school basketball coach Ken Carter, who in 1999 benched his entire undefeated basketball team for poor grades. (3:45), 7:00, 10:10; In Good Company Rated (PG-13) • 1 hr. 50 min. Genre: Comedy, Drama Cast: Dennis Quaid, Topher Grace, Scarlett Johansson. (3:30), 7:35, 10:20; Meet the Fockers Rated (PG-13) • 1 hr. 54 min. Starring Robert De Niro, Ben Stiller, Dustin Hoffman, Blythe Danner, Teri Polo. Now that Greg Focker is in with his soon-to-be in-laws, Jack and Dina Byrnes, it looks like smooth sailing for him and his fiancée, Pam. But that's before Pam's parents meet Greg's parents, Bernie and Roz Focker. (4:15), 7:20, 10:05; Sideways Rated (R) • 2 hrs. 3 min. A wine tasting road trip to salute Jack's final days as a bachelor careens woefully sideways as he and Miles, the comically mismatched pair, hit the gas en route to mid-life crises. (3:15), 7:05, 10:00. Ticket price: $6.50/matinee; $9/adult; $7/student; $6.50/senior; $6/child. Location: Edwards Charter Centre 5, 7822 Warner Ave., Huntington Beach, CA 92647. Call: 714-841-0770.
January 27, 2005 Play - Bye Bye Birdie Musical with Book by Michael Stewart, Music: Charles Strouse, Lyrics, Lee Adams. This classic that was even made into a movie is presented by Huntington Beach Playhouse at Huntington Beach Library and Cultural Center Theater, 7111 Talbert Avenue, Huntington Beach, California. The musical features the finest entertainment for renown and up and coming theater arts professionals. It runs through Feb. 6, 2005. Time: 8 p.m. Box Office: (714) 375-0696.
January 27, 2005 Most Beautiful Baby Contest - Calling all boys & girls, from newborn to 6 years, for a Beautiful Baby Contest! Location: Westminster Mall, Time: Registration will take place from 4:30 to 5:30 pm and event will be held at 6 pm, come see some of the most beautiful children in Orange County! The winners of each age division will receive the official New Star Discovery trophy: a beautiful crown for the girls, a winner medallion for the boys, and their entry fee paid to the State or Tri State Finals. Winners will also have the opportunity to receive a test photo shoot with a fashion photographer. Call: (877) 330-Baby. Location: 1025 Westminster Mall, Westminster, CA 92683. Call: (714) 898-2558. www.simon.com
January 27, 2005 Band - Jack Wood plays Jazz and standards.
Time: 8:30 p.m. $5 cover: $10/minimum order per person. Full dining until 10
p.m. Location: Martini Blues Supper Club, 5874 Edinger Avenue. ).
January 27, 2005 Band - Chain Reaction appearing in the Legends Room plays dance - Jazz, swing, soul, Motown, funk, disco. Time: 8:30 p.m. No cover: $10/minimum order per person. Location: Martini Blues Supper Club, 5874 Edinger Avenue. ).
January 27, 2005 Standup Comedy in Legends Room presents the Ultimate Laff-Down IV Comedy Competition Preliminary round #1 (laffdown.com) Time: 8:30 p.m. $5 cover: $10/minimum order per person. Full dining till 10 p.m. Location: Martini Blues Supper Club, 5874 Edinger Avenue. ).
January 27, 2005 Band - Live music featuring alternating steel drum or jazz band from 7 to 10 p.m. at Chimayo at the Beach. Location: 315 Pacific Coast Highway, Huntington Beach, CA 92648, at the Beach at the Huntington Pier. Cost: No cover. Call: (714) 374-7273.
January 27, 2005 Band - Irie Reggae Thursdays featuring Dakeye and the Detour Posse and other guest bands. Two live reggae bands for a $5 cover charge! For band info call 310-809-5810. Time: 9:30 p.m. Location: Kozmos, 17208 Pacific Coast Highway, Huntington Beach, CA 92649. Call: (562) 592-2200.
January 27, 2005 Club 80s with 80s music, 80s clothes, 80s prices with 1/2 priced drinks and everything under 4 bucks. Doors open 8pm. Free before 10pm. $5 after 10pm. Free with college ID Free dressed in the 80s age 21 and Over. Location: Liquid Lounge, 7887 Center Ave., Huntington Beach, California 92647 Call: (714) 892-0294.
January 27, 2005 Art Exhibit - Open non-juried show called Centered on the Center highlights multi-media exhibition of submitted art, photography and sculpture, mixed media and videos in a non-juried annual show of creative, original works that runs through February 20, 2005. Time: Noon to 6 p.m. Location: Huntington Beach Art Center, 538 Main Street, Huntington Beach, CA 92648. Call: (714) 374-1650.
January 27, 2005 Club Lyxs with Nonpareilyx at Hurricanes Bar & Grill. Time: 8 p.m. Cost: Free. Location: 200 Main Street Suite 201 Huntington Beach, Ca 92648. Call: (714) 374-0500.
January 27, 2005 - Bands - Open Jam Night at Perqs. Time: 8 PM - 1 AM. Location: 117 Main Street, Huntington Beach, CA 92648. Call: (714) 960-9996.
January 27, 2005 Band - Acoustic Music at Mahé. Location: 1400 Pacific Coast Hwy Seal Beach, CA 90740. Call: (562) 431-3022.
January 27, 2005 Live Music - Lony Hauff plays the music and songs you remember best on the finest accordian in the West. It's a bit of the Old World charm at Rathskellar Pub and Restaurant. Location: 7561 Center Avenue. Cost: Free. Phone: (714) 894-6612.
January 27, 2005 Live Band - Parkai Moon at Tumbleweeds Bar & Grill. Begins after 8 p.m. Location: 21094 S. Beach Boulevard, Huntington Beach, CA, Call: (714) 960-2776. www.tumbleweedshb.com
January 27, 2005 Bands - at The Surf City Saloon (TC's Bar), 18528 Beach Blvd. Huntington Beach, CA 92605 Call: (714) 963-7744.
January 27, 2005 Live Entertainment - Transitions plays jazz at Spaghettini Grill & Jazz Club, 3005 Old Ranch Road Parkway, Seal Beach (562) 596-2199
This calendar does not guarantee accuracy of information as events are subject to change.