In conjunction with the release of the book A Geisha’s Journey, Santa Monica is receiving a double visit from an authentic geisha, Komomo, from Kyoto. First, the Santa Monica Library presents Komomo in a brief music and dance performance, followed by a signing of A Geisha’s Journey, with photographer Naoyuki Ogino. Later, at the Promenade Playhouse, Komomo will give two lengthier performances, along with a slide show, sake to drink, and autographed copies of Ogino’s book. The Promenade show is limited to 50 persons. 12:30pm, free, MLK Jr. Auditorium, Santa Monica Main Library, 601 Santa Monica Blvd., 310.458.8600, 3 and 4:45pm, Promenade Playhouse & Conservatory, $120, 1404 Third Street Promenade, hannari.info.