Absolutely Halloween, a play about the holiday, through October 28, 12:30pm and 3pm Saturdays and Sundays, $10.50-$12.50, Santa Monica Playhouse Main Stage, 1211 4th St., 310.394.9779 x2.
Manuel Alvarez Bravo, Ojos en los Ojos, The Eyes In His Eyes, through October 31, Rosegallery, Bergamot Station, 310.264.8440.
Equinox, art by David Molesky and Michael Knud Ross, through October 27, Terence Rogers Gallery, 1231 5th St., 310.394.4999.
Gulliver’s Travels, adaptation of the classic fantasy by The Actors’ Gang, 8pm Thursdays-Saturdays/3pm Sundays, through October 27, $20-$25, The Actors’ Gang, Ivy Substation, 9070 Venice Blvd., LA, 310.838.gang.
If You Give A Mouse A Cookie, return of the children’s play, through October 28, 11am Saturdays-Sundays, $5-$7, Morgan-Wixson Theatre, 2627 Pico Blvd., 310.828.7519.
Innocent When You Dream, play about a Japanese-American war veteran by Ken Narasaki, through October 28, 8pm Fridays-Saturdays/2pm Sundays, $20, Electric Lodge, 1416 Electric Ave., Venice, 800.838.3006.
Brian Mains, Purification and Renewal, through October 27, Hunsaker/Schlesinger Fine Art, Bergamot Station, 310.828.1133.
The Makers of Weather, exhibition of work by Joshua Elias, through October 27, DCA Fine Art, 3107 Pico Blvd., 310.396.8565.
Rachael McCampbell and Valerie Mendez, paintings, through October 27, TAG Gallery, 2903 Santa Monica Blvd., 310.829.9556.
Music for the Masses, collection of illuminated manuscripts, through October 28, Getty Center, 1200 Getty Center Dr., LA, 310.440.7300.
Open House for Project7ten, a LEED certified house, benefit for Healthy Child Healthy World, tours 10am-6pm Friday-Saturday/noon-6pm Sunday, $20, 710 Milwood Ave., Venice, project7ten.com.
Brad Spence, Art Therapy, through October 27, Shoshana Wayne Gallery, Bergamot Station, 310.453.1595.
All That Glitters, art by Andy Warhol, Vik Muniz, Ed Ruscha, Yayoi, through November 10, Ikon Ltd, Bergamot Station, 310.828.6629.
Francis Alys: Politics of Rehearsal, art exhibit, through February 10, Hammer Museum, 10899 Wilshire Blvd., WW, 310.443.7020.
Art After White People: Time, Trees & Celluloid, William Pope.L, through December 23, SM Museum of Art, Bergamot Station, 310.586.6488.
Chris Barnard: The Big Picture, through November 3, Tarryn Teresa Gallery, Bergamot Station, tarrynteresa.com.
Tony Bevan, through November 24, LA Louver, 45 N. Venice Blvd., Venice, 310.822.4955.
Marlena Chumo, Indian Summer, through November 13, Schomburg Gallery, Bergamot Station, 310.453.5757.
Ron Davis: Noise, through November 10, FIG, Bergamot Station, 310.829.0345.
Forme Simple, exhibit by Nathan Marshall, through November 9, XIT Gallery, American International University, 12655 W. Jefferson Blvd., LA, 310.302.2613.
Fowler in Focus: Doors in Global Perspective, exhibit of decorated doors from around the world, through December 1, Fowler Museum at UCLA, WW, 310.825.4361.
Gil Garcetti: Women, Water, and Wells, photographs of West Africa, through November 25, Fowler Museum at UCLA, WW, 310.825.4361.
Isabelle Hope Grahm: Arrival IS, through November 11, James Gray Gallery, Bergamot Station, 310.315.9502.
Terry Haggerty, paintings, through January 6, Hammer Museum, 10899 Wilshire Blvd., WW, 310.443.7000.
Anton Henning: Welcome Delicious Ideas! through November 24, Christopher Grimes Gallery, 916 Colorado Ave., 310.587.3373.
In Focus: The Nude, through February 24, 2008, Getty Center, 1200 Getty Center Dr., LA, 310.440.7300.
Incognegro, works by Mark Steven Greenfield, and Guatemalan Forced Migration, photos by Manuel Gil with text by Oscar Gil-Garcia, through November 30, 18th Street Arts Center, 1639 18th St., 310.453.4347.
Inscribing Meaning: Writing and Graphic Systems in African Art, Fowler Museum at UCLA, WW, 310.825.4361.
Linda Kallan and Desy Safan-Gerard, paintings and drawings, through November 3, 7:30pm, Pete and Susan Barrett Art Gallery, SMC Madison Campus, 11th St. and Arizona Ave., 310.434.3434.
Sharon Levy: The Wood, and Loren Holland: Black Magic Woman, through December 8, Santa Monica Museum of Art, Bergamot Station, 310.586.6488.
Alice Lunsford, watercolors and collages, Doug Spesert, costume illustrations, through November 3, Blue Seven Gallery, 3129 Pico Blvd., 310.449.1444.
Made in California: Contemporary California Art from the Frederick R. Weisman Art Foundation, through December 16, 6-8pm, Frederick R. Weisman Museum of Art, Pepperdine University, 24255 PCH, Malibu, 310.506.4851.
Joseph Maruska, new paintings, through November 3, Patricia Correia Gallery, Bergamot Station, 310.264.1760.
Material Choices: Bast and Leaf Fiber Textiles, exhibit of natural textiles, through December 30, Fowler Museum at UCLA, WW, 310.825.4288.
Mexican Pulp Art, through November 17, Applegate Gallery, 3101-A Main St., 310.396.7600.
A New Intimacy, photos of wildlife by Michael Caroff, through November 5, Venice Art Gallery, 1809 Lincoln Blvd., Venice, 310.578.1745.
Simon Norfolk, Beirut: How Did You Come to Smell of Smoke and Fire? exhibit of photographs, through November 3, Gallery Luisotti, Bergamot Station, 310.453.0043.
Chris Oatey, Wallpaper of Champions, through November 24, See Line Gallery, 1812 Berkeley St., 310.829.1727.
Recent History: Photographs by Luc Delahaye, through November 25, Getty Center, 1200 Getty Center Dr., LA, 310.440.7300.
Reflecting Antiquity: Modern Glass Inspired by Ancient Rome, through January 14, Getty Villa, 17985 PCH, Malibu, 310.440.7300.
Curtis Ripley: Nocturnes and Preludes, through December 3, William Turner Gallery, Bergamot Station, 310.453.0908.
Peter Shire: Chairs, through November 24, Frank Lloyd Gallery, Bergamot Station, 310.264.3866.
Somewhere in LA, photo exhibit by SMC students, held indefinitely, A&I Photographic and Digital Services, 1550 17th St., 310.264.2622.
Johnny Swing, Fast and Present, through November 11, Lois Lambert Gallery, Bergamot Station, 310.829.6990.
Qingnian Tang, Life, and Doris Bittar, Stripes and Stars, art exhibits, through November 14, Frank Pictures Gallery, Bergamot Station, 310.828.0211.
Edward Weston: Enduring Vision, through November 25, Getty Center, 1200 Getty Center Dr., LA, 310.440.7300.
Where We Live: Student Perspectives, show of work by student photographers, through November 2, SMC Photography Gallery, Drescher Hall, 1900 Pico Blvd., 310.434.4289.
Taddeo and Federico Zuccaro: Artist-Brothers in Renaissance Rome, through January 6, Getty Center, 1200 Getty Center Dr., LA, 310.440.7360.
Trips, photography exhibit by Fred Camper, based on Kerouac’s On The Road, Beyond Baroque, 681 Venice Blvd., Venice, 310.822.3006.