Medea and Jason have escaped the worst. After a harrowing journey across the Mexican–American border, the couple has made it safely to the States, where they can work toward a better life for their family. While Jason is convinced the future looks bright, Medea fears a darker fate as they face the challenges of living without documentation. Blending Euripides’ classic with Mexican folklore, Luis Alfaro examines the tragedy behind America’s immigration system and the destiny of one family caught in its grip.
Performed in English with an option for Spanish captioning.
$25 – $29
The Huntington is beginning a phased reopening. The Galleries remain closed. Explore living collections of orchids and camellias, a botanical conservatory, a fragrant rose garden, a children’s garden, and more, in 16 themed gardens spread over 120 acres. All visitors, including Members, must reserve tickets online in advance.
Grand Park’s popular yoga sessions returns in a digital format, giving participants the opportunity to relax, rejuvenate and re-energize.
LAMAGLearn The Erotic Abject: Confronting the Taboo Sexualization of the Disabled Body Friday, February 26 at 1 PM PST The work featured in Tender Calamities focuses on the body-politics of illness/disability, and the oft-undiscussed role sensualization/sexualuzation plays in the imaging of illness and disability. Drawing from the work produced in Tender Calamities, exhibition artist Panteha Abareshi will discuss both the personal and expanded implications of the socio-sexual relationship we have to illness. This program is free and open to all.…
Part two of the virtual 40th Annual Black Doll Show, “Going to the Club” starts Saturday, January 9 from 4 to 6:00 p.m. While the dolls can have a have a night out, we will have a night in, with a Zoom dance party, and visits with special guests, all to celebrate William Grant Still Arts Center’s‘s signature exhibition. DJ Novena Carmel @novenacarmel and Host Quami Dushon will give us the inspirational vibes. In between dancing we will present a page from our,…
Join Teaching Artist Siri France to learn the fundamental techniques of acrylic painting through studying still life works by famous artists. Starting with tonal studies in black and white, students will learn how to incorporate different approaches to color and experiment with new and compelling compositions. All enrollment is through Eventbrite! Last day to register is February 5th! “Still Life Painting” with Siri France 6-Week Workshop: Friday, Feb 12, 2021 Friday, Feb 19, 2021 Friday, Feb 26, 2021 Friday, Mar…