October 4-5: Chimpanzees, wolves and gorillas are among the most charismatic of the social mammals we knowbesides ourselves. They’re also under threat. Join biologist-turned-photographer Ronan Donovan as he talks about the incredible similarities humans share with other social mammals in the animal kingdom, and what we can learn from them. Thursday-Friday, 7:30 p.m. $65-110.
1310 11th St., Santa Monica