Weekly Editor’s Picks: Stand-up Comedy, Pokemon Double Feature, Downtown Art Walk


Art lovers take in the works along Spring Street during a recent Art Walk in downtown Los Angeles. Dozens of businesses have tacked DTLA onto either end of their names. (Barbara Davidson/MCT)

Anthony Martinez

Sunday 8/7

Pokemon Double Feature @ The Regent | Film

The Pokemon video game series has been unavoidable for the past month with the release of the Pokemon Go app. Joining in on the craze, a double feature of “Pokemon: The First Movie” and “Pokemon The Movie 2000” will be shown for aspiring Pokemon trainers at The Regent.


7 p.m.

448 S. Main St.

Los Angeles, CA 90013

Monday 8/8

Pete Davidson: Prehab @ Largo at the Coronet | Comedy

Stand-up comedian and current “Saturday Night Live” cast member Pete Davidson brings his wit to the West Coast with a stop from his national tour.


Doors: 7 p.m./Show: 8:30

366 N. La Cienega Blvd.

Los Angeles, CA 90048

Wednesday 8/10

“Radical Feelism with Dallas Clayton” @ UCB Sunset | Comedy

Children’s author Dallas Clayton combines poetry and personal experiences in an adult-targeted show that discusses searching for joy while discovering rather unconventional forms of it.


7 p.m.

5419 W. Sunset Blvd.

Los Angeles, CA 90027

Thursday 8/11

Downtown Art Walk | Art/Museum

Centered around the theme of transportation, the 34-gallery art walk features L.A. artist Diego Cardoso and photographer Carol Cirillo-Stanley, whose work depends on the city itself. The two artists work will be featured at the Art Walk Lounge. The Los Angeles Center for Digital Art, Little Tokyo Art Complex and MOCA Grand Avenue are some of the other participating galleries.


6 p.m. at the Art Walk Lounge

634 S. Spring St.

Los Angeles, CA 90014