Friday, January 9

Check us into the Bates Motel! The luscious Kathy Bates, who like Kate Winslet and Leonardo DiCaprio appears in both Titanic and Revolutionary Road, sits down with former addict and breakout memoirist David Carr, after which we hope to join them for hot toddies!

[Times Arts & Leisure Weekend, www.artsandleisureweekend.com]

mbryan@observer.com

Friday, January 9