the Event...Directed by John Singleton (1993, 109 minutes)
Palace Theater / $18
Doors 7:30PM / Movie 9:00PM
25th Anniversary Screening!
Watch the ’90s classic road trip romance in a beautiful movie palace in Downtown Los Angeles, just in time for Valentines weekend!
Superstar Janet Jackson makes her effervescent screen debut as hairdresser and writer Justice, who turns to writing poetry to help her deal with the death of her boyfriend. During a chance car ride to Oakland with best friend Iesha (Regina King), Justice gets acquainted with postal worker and potential paramour Lucky, played by the one and only Tupac Shakur.
Will this new relationship let love back into their hearts? Featuring Maya Angelou (and her poetry), Q-Tip, Tone Loc and Regina King. John Singleton’s love story overflows with lyrical romance and comedy against the backdrop of South Central Los Angeles.
Featuring full bars, DJ and a free themed photo booth tailor-made for friends, lovers and poets at heart. There’s no better way to kick off the most romantic time of the year! 21+ eventGet tickets