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Championing Arts, Culture, and Creativity for LA!

As a leading, progressive arts and cultural agency, DCA empowers LA’s vibrant communities by: supporting and providing access to quality visual, literary, musical, performing, and educational arts programming; managing vital cultural centers; preserving historic sites; creating public art; and funding services provided by arts organizations and individual artists.

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    Dance in the Districts, CD 2 & 3 Presentation & Celebration

    Oct 1 - @ 06:30pm - 08:30pm

    Join us Saturday, October 1st for the Dance in the Districts culminating event for Council Districts 2 and 3 at the …

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    In My White Tee: South Central Style

    Oct 1 - @ 08:00am - 05:00pm

    In My White Tee: South Central Style October 1 – November 19, 2022 The William Grant Still Arts Center is …

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    16th Annual Dia de los Muertos

    Nov 1 - @ 05:00pm - 10:00pm

    Tuesday, November 1, 2022 • 5pm For additional information: (818) 252-4619 Virtual Altar Demonstration Embrace the traditions of el Día …

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    Life Drawing with Lindsey Serata

    Oct 5 - @ 01:00pm - 03:00pm

    Saturdays, October 1 – November 5, 2022 1-3pm In-person at the Center for the Arts Eagle Rock 2225 Colorado Blvd. …

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    Community Band in the Park

    Oct 1 - @ 10:00am - 12:00pm

    Art in the Park in Partnership with Neighborhood Music School  Present Community Band at Hermon Park Calling all musicians searching for …

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    Aimee Goguen: Mountain of the Collapse

    Oct 8 - @ 08:00am - 05:00pm

    JOAN is pleased to present a solo exhibition of new and recent work by Los Angeles-based interdisciplinary artist Aimee Goguen. …

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    Kadima String Quartet Halloween Spooktacular

    Oct 29 - @ 03:30pm - 05:00pm

    Join the Kadima String Quartet for an afternoon of spooky music. Come dressed for the occasion in your Halloween costume! …

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    REACH Assembly

    Sep 30 - @ 04:30pm - 05:30pm

    A Place Called Home (APCH) have asked us to provide a musical program that invokes the 4 pillars of APCH: …

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