TIKI NIGHT (Los Angeles Premiere!)
Saturday, August 4
5:00pm @ Egyptian Theatre
Music, Food, Drinks, Dancing & Special Guests !!
The exoticism of the South Seas blows through Hollywood with the Cinematheque’s annual Tiki Night!
Special Ticket Prices:
Luau Dinner Only: $20
Luau Dinner + Movie: $30 General, $28 Student/Senior, $25 Member.
Movie Only: Regular ticket prices ($11 General, $9 Student/Senior, $7 Member).
To guarantee a dinner, order by 6pm on Thursday, August 2nd. Dinners not sold at the door. Menu to be announced here on our website.
5:00 PM: King Kukulele & The Friki Tikis and the Polynesian Paradise Dancers will perform in the Egyptian Theatre’s courtyard with tiki vendors, island cuisine, a luau, and bar!
7:30PM: A screening of TIKI VOLUME 1: PARADISE LOST (info below), followed by a discussion.
TIKI VOLUME 1: PARADISE LOST
Capturing the true South Seas and pop culture of tiki mania from around the world, this fascinating documentary offers insight into the work of veteran and present-day tiki artists: writers, musicians, painters, carvers, illustrators and, of course, bartenders! Meet Sven Kirsten, and see Edgar Leeteg’s house in Moorea as well as interviews with Martin Denny, Eric Askew, The Millionaire, Combustible Edison, Shag, Otto Von Stroheim, Tiki Tony, Jeff Beachbum Berry, with locations from New Zealand and Fiji to Germany and Easter Island. Narrated by King Kukulele.