The University of La Verne Department of Music Presents “Piano Fest,” a dedicatory piano concert series. Kicking off the series tonight is pianist Timothy Durkovic, and featuring music by Haydn, Chopin, Leibman and Crumb. Showtime is at 8 p.m. in Founders Auditorium.
Director Ridley Scott will be in person at the Egyptian Theatre (6712 Hollywood Blvd.) for two of his movies, “Alien” (tonight) and “Blade Runner” (Friday, Sept. 21). Showtime for both movies is 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $9 with valid student ID, $10 without. For more information, call (323) 466-FILM.
Sigma Alpha Epsilon presents the ULV Back to School Night from 10 p.m. to 2 a.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 18, at Casa de Salsa Restaurant and Cantina in Claremont. The $6 cover charge includes music, food and dancing. Located on the corner of Foothill Blvd. and Indian Hill Blvd., the event is 18 and over with ULV ID. For more info, visit greek.ulv.edu/~sae.
Tickets for Incubus and One Side Zero, who will be playing at the Universal Amphitheater Dec. 1, go on sale tomorrow. Also on sale tomorrow are tickets to Marilyn Manson, who will be performing at the Grand Olympic Auditorium Oct. 8. For more info, visit www.ticketmaster.com.
— Tim Tevault