FRI 10/28: David Gray sings from his latest, “Life in Slow Motion,” Gibson Amphitheater. $35-$55, 7:30 p.m.
Bauhaus begins a three-night stint at the Wiltern Theater. $38.50-$48.50, 9 p.m. Through Sun.
“Pride and Prejudice” previews, with Donald Sutherland discussion following, Aero Theatre. $15. 7:30 p.m.
James Chuda’s the Green Home, an entirely eco-friendly dwelling, opens for tours, Hollywood & Highland Center for shuttle. $25, noon-5 p.m.
SAT 10/29: Bruce Weber signs “Blood Sweat and Tears: Or How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love Fashion,” Arcana. Free, 4-6 p.m.
Fashion for the Cure features runway, silent auction and multi-cultural music and food, to benefit the Susan G. Komen Foundation, California Market Center. $75, 7 p.m.
Muse Costume Ball with an after-hours look at Tutankhamun and the Golden Age of the Pharaohs, LACMA. $80, $75 for members, 8 p.m.
Tim Robbins, Marisa Tomei, Don Cheadle and others read “Impossible Boulevard: From Homelessness to Hope,” to benefit the Actors’ Gang and Ocean Park Community Center, Kirk Douglas Theater. $250, 8 p.m.
SUN 10/30: Candy heirloom apple decorating party, Boule. $20 per child, parents free, 2-4 p.m.
MON 10/31:“The Exorcist” adds horror to All Hallow’s Eve, Aero Theatre. $9, 7:30 p.m.
TUES 11/1: Artists Ed Rusca, James Rosenquist, et. Al pay tribute to late postwar American artist Walter Hopps, the Getty Center. Free, 7:30 p.m.
Bob Mackie costumes and couture, including gowns worn by Cher, Sharon Stone and Anjelica Huston, on display before NY auction on Nov. 22, Christie’s. Free, 10 a.m.-5 p.m.
WED 11/2: Clive Barker presents and signs “Clive Barker: Visions of Heaven and Hell,” Book Soup. Free, 7 p.m.
Arlo Guthrie and the Mammals perform “Alice’s Restaurant Massacre” to celebrate the song’s 40th anniversary, UCLA’s Royce Hall. $30-$50, 8 p.m.
THURS 11/3: Damián Ortega’s video instillation, “The Beetle Trilogy and Other Works” opens, Redcat. Free, 6-9 p.m.
Rare wine tasting from the cellars of private collectors, Valentino Restaurant. $100, 7 p.m.
“Days of Our Lives” turns 40 with discussion between Deirdre Hall, producer Ken Corday and others, the Museum of Television & Radio. $15, 7 p.m.
Robert Greenwald’s doc, “Wal-Mart: The High Cost of Low Price” premiers, Writers Guild Theater. $25, 7 p.m.
L.A. Fest of Sketch kicks off 11 nights of sketch comedy, Lillian Theater. $10 each show, $40 for five. 7 p.m.
“Walk the Line” premiere and gala opens the AFI Fest, ArcLight Hollywood and the Vanguard. $75, 7:30 p.m.