COMEDY Doug Benson’s Movie Interruptions:
‘Mac and Me’ The cinema buff supplies hilariously cutting feedback for the painfully cheesy 1988 “E.T.” rip-off. The Cinefamily, 611 N. Fairfax Ave., L.A. 8 p.m. www.cinefamily.org
The Black Keys Guitarist Dan Auerbach and drummer Patrick Carney
are not cool; they’re just brilliant. Hollywood Palladium, 6215 Sunset Blvd., Hollywood. 8 p.m. $43. (323) 962-7600.
Mohja Kahf The author of “The Girl in the Tangerine Scarf” tackles three of today’s most loaded topics: Islam, womanhood and American culture. Ground Zero Performance Space, USC. 7 p.m. Free. www.usc.edu.