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June 2017

June 24, 2017 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Hollywood Fringe Festival Panel

LA Theater Scene and Paths Towards Success | Panel Discussion

Join Hollywood Fringe Festival and DCA for a panel discussion featuring pillars of the local theater community as they look at how theater presenting works in L.A., how they pick their theater projects, what is trending in national and international theater, and ideas about how to amplify the L.A. theater community. “LA Theater Scene and Paths Towards Success” was created to welcome Los Angeles presenters into the Fringe community, showcase local theater, and explore the Fringe theater community’s place on…

July 2017

July 29, 2017 @ 8:00 pm
The Nate Holden Performing Arts Center, 4718 W. Washington Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90016 United States
$25 – $55

Here & Now: The Legacy of Luther Vandross – An Evening with Terry Steele

Ebony Repertory Theatre presents: Grammy Nominated Singer/Songwriter (“Here & Now”) Terry Steele brings to life the soul-stirring sounds of Luther Vandross’ legendary performances and honors the music of one of R&B’s most beloved singers. Tickets ($25-55): http://www.itsmyseat.com/events/142853.html or call Ebony Repertory Theatre Box Office at 323-964-9766.

August 2017

August 20, 2017 @ 8:00 pm
Barnsdall Gallery Theatre, 4800 Hollywood Boulevard
Hollywood, CA 90027 United States
FOREVER FLAMENCO BY ANTONIO TRIANA

Forever Flamenco by Antonio Triana

Directed by Antonio Triana Produced by Deborah Lawlor Starring Antonio Triana, Mizuho Sato, Oscar Valero, Alice Blumenfeld, Daniela Zermeno, Antonio De Jerez, Gabriel Osuna, Joey Heredia August 20, 8 p.m. VIP Gala 6:30 Barnsdall Park – Gallery Theatre Antonio Triana returns to the Forever Flamenco helm with a brilliant cast of world-class Flamenco artists! The beautiful and beyond elegant Mizuho Sato, the surging vital Oscar Valero, and the power and grace of the incredible Daniela Zermeño and Alice Blumenfeld bring the heat and…

August 24, 2017 @ 8:00 am - September 3, 2017 @ 5:00 pm
Leimert Park, Los Angeles , CA 90018 United States
Vision Theatre 2017

Vision Theatre Festival of Staged Readings 2017

The Vision Theater Festival of Staged Readings is part of the larger Leimert Park Unity Festival. Thursday, August 24 – Sunday, September 3, 2017 Opening Night Gala SOUL HERITAGE SAM COOKE REVUE ICCC MUSICAL JUBILEE A MEDLEY OF THE BEST MUSICAL PRODUCTIONS FROM ICCC Thursday, August 24, 8pm The Regency West Entertainment Center Written and Directed by Chester Whitmore Produced by The Los Angeles Inner City Cultural Center Featuring Magnificent Seven Jazz Band, Vel Omarr, Bobby Womack Sisters, The Olympics,…

September 2017

September 8, 2017 - September 9, 2017
Barnsdall Gallery Theatre, 4800 Hollywood Boulevard
Hollywood, CA 90027 United States
The Masters of Whistling 2017

The Masters of Musical Whistling

Get Blown Away by the Best Musical Whistlers in the World at Barnsdally Gallery Theater. Friday and Saturday, September 8 and 9, 2017 Evenbrite Tickets   Friday 11:30 a.m. – Master Class $30 Friday 7:30 p.m. – International Concert of the Masters $15 Saturday 2:00 p.m. – Competition Pre-Recorded Accompaniment  $13 presale Friday 6:00 p.m. –  Competition Live Band and Self Accompaniment  $13 presale The Masters of Musical Whistling is an international festival, competition, and concert, dedicated to celebrate, promote, and revive the ancient art of musical…

October 2017

October 7, 2017 @ 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
iO West, 6366 Hollywood Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90028 United States
$10

Heraldo – Improv in Spanish, Laughs in English!

In honor of Latino Heritage Month, the long-running Spanish improv show is coming to LA! Heraldo is a fast-paced show performed by a diverse cast of veteran, Spanish-speaking improvisers bringing heightened physical and emotional comedy for all. “Improv in Spanish, Laughs in English” Join us, along with our special guests (stand-up, music), for a night of comedy celebrating Latinos!

February 2018

February 2, 2018 @ 7:30 pm
Warner Grand Theatre, 478 W. 6th Street
San Pedro, CA United States
$46 – $60

Seussical The Musical

JAN 27 – Feb 4: SEUSSICAL THE MUSICAL | Encore South Bay presents this fantastical, magical, musical extravaganza, based on the popular stories from Dr. Seuss! Through beautiful, captivating, and fun songs, the powers of friendship, loyalty, family and community are challenged and emerge triumphant. Plays Fridays at 7:30pm and Saturdays and Sundays at 2pm. Tickets $46 – $60 at www.encoresouthbay.org/tickets.

February 9, 2018 @ 8:00 pm
Warner Grand Theatre, 478 W. 6th Street
San Pedro, CA United States
Sold Out

Jackson Browne

Nederlander Concerts presents one of the world’s premier musical artists in a benefit concert for Grand Vision Foundation’s “Meet the Music” program. PLEASE NOTE: AS OF DEC. 15, 2017 ONLINE TICKETS ARE SOLD OUT. ANY TICKETS THAT BECOME AVAILABLE MAY BE PURCHASED AT THE DOOR ON THE DAY OF THE SHOW. For further information, visit grandvision.org.

February 16, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Barnsdall Gallery Theater, 4800 Hollywood Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90027 United States

A Night Under the Stars

Join 2nd Call for the 10th Annual Awards Gala and Fundraiser at the Barnsdall Gallery Theater on Friday, February 16, 2018. There will be prizes, a silent auction, award presentations, food, music and much more! 2nd Call is a nonprofit violence prevention / reentry organization that was established, assisting those that society normally disregards. 2nd Call has worked with the proven offenders and the high-risk individuals that are often disconnected from mainstream society. 2nd Call understands the obstacles and challenges…

February 17, 2018 @ 7:00 pm
Warner Grand Theatre, 478 W. 6th Street
San Pedro, CA United States
$25

Riquezas de Mexico

GRUPO FOLKLORICO – SABOR DE MÉXICO takes you on a trip throughout Mexico, from Baja to the Yucatan Peninsula featuring dances, costumes and music from each state. Lively dances, colorful costumes and music like no other combine to make this a wonderful “tour” of our southern neighbor. Tickets – pre-sale $15 & $20 / $25 at the door – at 310.489.3463.

February 17, 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Barnsdall Gallery Theatre, 4800 Hollywood Boulevard
Hollywood, CA 90027 United States
Ticket to Ride Beatles Tribute Barnsdall Gallery Theatre

Ticket to Ride: A Live Tribute to the Beatles

Sat. Feb. 17, 2018 Showtime: 7:30pm FREE PARKING – ARRIVE EARLY Barnsdall Gallery Theatre http://www.bgttix.com/ 4800 Hollywood Blvd – Los Angeles, CA 90027 Phone: (323) 644-6272 To Purchase Tickets Online: http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/2991261 FREE PARKING – ARRIVE EARLY Ticket to Ride: A Live Tribute to the Beatles TICKET TO RIDE is an exciting musical journey through the Best Of The Beatles, opening with their greatest hits from the Sixties through the Sgt. Pepper era with authentic costume changes. Their internationally acclaimed show…

February 18, 2018 @ 3:00 pm
Warner Grand Theatre, 478 W. 6th Street
San Pedro, CA United States
$36 – $110

An Afternoon with Ana Vidovic

We are proud to host a special performance by internationally acclaimed guitar virtuosa, Ana Vidovic. Born in Karlovac near Zagreb, Croatia and winner of numerous international competitions, Ms. Vidovic is both an extraordinary talent and seasoned performer placing her amongst the most elite musicians of the world today. She returns to Los Angeles in collaboration with James Hunley Guitar Studio; concert proceeds will provide scholarships for students pursuing classical guitar. Tickets $36 – $101 at WGT.Tix.com.

February 18, 2018 @ 7:30 pm
Barnsdall Gallery Theater, 4800 Hollywood Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90027 United States
$19.00

Ticket to Ride: A Tribute to the Beatles

TICKET TO RIDE is an exciting musical journey through the Best Of The Beatles, opening with their greatest hits from the Sixties through the Sgt. Pepper era with authentic costume changes. Their internationally acclaimed show has been performed worldwide including Japan, and been called ‘One of the most authentic Beatles groups you will ever see’ by both the British and American Press. TICKET TO RIDE captures the fun and excitement of a real Beatles concert, LIVE on stage!

February 23, 2018 @ 6:30 pm
Warner Grand Theatre, 478 W. 6th Street
San Pedro, CA United States
$8 – $10

2017 Oscar Nominated Documentary Shorts

(Split into two programs) PROGRAM A (102 minutes): Traffic Stop, USA, 30 minutes; Heaven is a Traffic Jam on the 405 USA, 40 minutes; Edith + Eddie, USA, 29 minutes. PROGRAM B (82 minutes): Heroin(e), USA, 39 minutes; Knife Skills, 40 minutes. Tickets – $8 & $10 at www.brownpapertickets.com/event/2714270. Info: http://oscar.go.com/nominees.

February 24, 2018 @ 7:00 pm
Warner Grand Theatre, 478 W. 6th Street
San Pedro, CA United States
$8 – $10

2017 Oscar Nominated Live Action Shorts

This year’s finalists are: DeKalb Elementary, The Eleven O’Clock, My Nephew Emmett, The Silent Child and Watu Wote/All of Us. Tickets – $8 & $10 at www.brownpapertickets.com/event/2714274. Info: http://oscar.go.com/nominees.

March 2018

March 1, 2018 @ 8:00 pm - March 3, 2018 @ 10:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 8:00 pm, repeating until March 3, 2018

Theatre Raymond Kabbaz, 10361 W. Pico Blvd. Los Angeles CA 90064
Los Angeles, CA 90064 United States
$15 – $25

LA Dance Festival

Théâtre Raymond Kabbaz (TRK) and Brockus Project Dance are proud to present LADF 2018 to celebrate the Women’s History Month with the Women Rising performances, featuring contemporary dance through the lens of female choreographers. This year festival will present a sample of 10 of LA’s top female leading companies showcase work with 5 different companies each evening. These companies are award winning, critically acclaimed companies. The dancers and choreographers in LADF work in both the concert and Hollywood industry. Their…

March 3, 2018 @ 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Warner Grand Theatre, 478 W. 6th Street
San Pedro, CA United States
$8 – $10

SPIFF: Oscar Nominated Animation Shorts

San Pedro Int’l Film Festival presents all 7 2018 Oscar-nominated animation shorts prior to this year’s awards telecast on March 4. Tickets ($8 & $10) and information at spiffest.org 310-447.5011

March 8, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - March 10, 2018 @ 7:00 pm
Warner Grand Theatre, 478 W. 6th Street
San Pedro, CA United States
$15 – $20

Urinetown

URINETOWN is a hilarious musical satire. In a Gotham-like city, a 20-year drought has led to a government-enforced ban on private toilets. Citizens must use public amenities, regulated by a single malevolent company that profits by charging admission for one of humanity’s most basic needs. Amid the people, a hero decides that he’s had enough and plans a revolution to lead them all to freedom!

March 9, 2018 @ 8:00 pm - March 11, 2018 @ 3:00 pm
Barnsdall Gallery Theater, 4800 Hollywood Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90027 United States
$35 – $45

Three On A Ring

The hilarious play Three On A Ring performed at the Wilshire Ebell Theater on Sunday night will be the talk of the town in LA for quite a while. This group of young stars put together one of the best performances of a comedy stage play one will ever see. It was an amazing cast of characters with an intriguing story line that engaged the audience keeping them on the edge of their seat wondering what will happen next and…

March 20, 2018 @ 6:00 pm
Warner Grand Theatre, 478 W. 6th Street
San Pedro, CA United States
Port of LA Town Hall
Free

LA Waterfront Redevelopment Public Meeting

Join the Port of Los Angeles for a community town hall to get the latest information about current and planned projects in development on the LA Waterfront, including the San Pedro Public Market, AltaSea, and Wilmington Waterfront Promenade.

March 31, 2018 @ 7:00 pm
Warner Grand Theatre, 478 W. 6th Street
San Pedro, CA United States
$21 – $86

Music Legends Live in Concert

Jay Michaels Team Entertainment presents stars of R & B – “The best of the best in old school live”: Dazz Band (“Let it Whip”), Evelyn Champagne King (“Shame”, “Love Come Down”), Side Effect (“It’s All in Your Mind”) and Tre-Sure (“Get It Girl”) from Las Vegas, all performing hit songs from the 70s, 80s and today. Also appearing, comedians Ms. Arkansas and Jammin’ Jay Lamont. Tickets ($21 – $86) and information at jaymichaelsteamentertainment.com or 714.341.0751.

April 2018

April 12, 2018 @ 8:00 pm
Warner Grand Theatre, 478 W. 6th Street
San Pedro, CA United States
$45

Fleet Foxes

Goldenvoice Presents: Fleet Foxes is Robin Pecknold (vocals, multi-instrumentalist), Skyler Skjelset (multi-instrumentalist, vocals), Casey Wescott (multi-instrumentalist, vocals), Christian Wargo (multi-instrumentalist, vocals), and Morgan Henderson (multi-instrumentalist). Fleet Foxes’ self-titled debut album made a profound impact on the international musical landscape; their music creates a unique blend of influences that draws upon the thoughtful lyrical approach of Dylan and the stacking of vocal harmonies a la Brian Wilson’s Beach Boys. Tickets start at $45 at https://www.axs.com/events/350147/fleet-foxes-tickets.

April 21, 2018 @ 5:00 pm
Warner Grand Theatre, 478 W. 6th Street
San Pedro, CA United States
Free

Jane (2017) Earth Day Celebration & Film Screening

Join the Palos Verdes Peninsula Land Conservancy at the Warner Grand Theatre for a special film screening of the critically acclaimed National Geographic documentary about Jane Goodall whose work demonstrates her commitment to preserving land for chimpanzees. ADMISSION IS FREE Reservations suggested at https://pvplc.org/_events/EarthDayTixRSVP.asp. Trailer – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FRlUJrEUn0Y

April 22, 2018 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Barnsdall Gallery Theatre, 4800 Hollywood Boulevard
Hollywood, CA 90027 United States
Free

WxW For Women By Women

A community celebration for LBTQ women and their allies. Visibility and community matter now more than ever. Join us for a day of fun, interactive, LBTQ-centric activities, performances, and much more! Bring yourself + friends + family – everyone is truly welcome. Activities and events inside and adjacent to Barnsdall Gallery Theatre. FREE admission. Complimentary food and hosted bar will be provided. MYOPS (Make Your Own Picnic Space) Schedule at a glance: 12:00 p.m. Doors Open 12:15-12:45 p.m. Short Films…

April 26, 2018 @ 4:30 pm - 5:45 pm
Campus Center, LA Mission College, 13356 Eldridge Ave.
Los Angeles, CA 91342 United States
Free

Explore Dance: LA Mission College

Join members of the community and Mission College students and faculty in a unique dance experience! Benita Bike’s DanceArt will present an interactive dance performance that delights and inspires on Thursday, April 26, 4:30 pm at Los Angeles Mission College’s Campus Center Building, 13356 Eldridge Ave., Sylmar, 91342. This FREE performance is funded, in part, by the California Arts Council, the City of Los Angeles’ Department of Cultural Affairs, and Los Angeles Mission College AGS Honor Society. Benita Bike’s DanceArt…

April 27, 2018 @ 6:00 pm
Warner Grand Theatre, 478 W. 6th Street
San Pedro, CA United States
Boys and Girls Clubs of the LA Harbor Arts Academy Showcase
Free

Boys and Girls Clubs of the LA Harbor Arts Academy Showcase

Visual art and photography exhibition in the lobby. Onstage – a digital media presentation and music and dance performances. ADMISSION IS FREE.

May 2018

May 3, 2018 - May 5, 2018
Warner Grand Theatre, 478 W. 6th Street
San Pedro, CA United States
$20 – $30

Mary Poppins

Join Jane and Michael Banks on a “supercalifragilisticexpialidocious” adventure with their “practically perfect” nanny, Mary Poppins, as she helps the Banks family in more ways than one! Presented by Fantasia Family Music. Tickets ($20 – students with ID / $35 – adults) at http://fantasiafamilymusic.org/all-tickets.

May 19, 2018 @ 7:30 pm
Barnsdall Gallery Theater, 4800 Hollywood Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90027 United States
$120

Bosana Foundation presents

Bosana Foundation’s ninth annual benefit featuring Tim Clancy, keynote speaker, and live music by Mak Grgic.

May 19, 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Warner Grand Theatre, 478 W. 6th Street
San Pedro, CA United States
$49 – $150

The Love Potion (LA Vin Herbe)

The always exciting, avant-garde Long Beach Opera returns with a “haunting, mystical” retelling of the love story of Tristan and Isolde written by Swiss composer Frank Martin. Sung in English with supertitles. Tickets $49 – $150 at www.longbeachopera.org/tickets.

June 2018

June 2, 2018 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Warner Grand Theatre, 478 W. 6th Street
San Pedro, CA United States
$25 – $31

Songs of the Silver Screen

San Pedro City Ballet presents its annual spring showcase with dances inspired by all things old and new from the golden age of Hollywood to the soundtracks of modern movies. Students will perform ballet, tap, jazz, modern, hip-hop, and contemporary dance and the show will feature SPCB company members in an exciting new work choreographed by Patrick David Bradley. The company is also proud to showcase students from its acclaimed dance education “Steps Up” outreach program. Tickets and information at…

June 5, 2018 @ 8:00 pm
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LA Dance Project Studios, 2245 East Washington Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90021 United States
DCA LA Dance Platform LA Dance Project

LA Dance Project | DCA LA Dance Platform

LA Dance Project presents LIVE from 2245 Benjamin Millepied, artistic director LIVE from 2245 features two rotating programs that highlight the company’s ongoing mission to promote the work of emerging and established choreographers, and to introduce new audiences to iconic modern works. Program A Tuesday, June 5, 8:00 p.m. Friday, June 8, 8:00 p.m. Noé Soulier – Second Quartet Benjamin Millepied – Bach Studies (Part 1) [LA Premiere] Program B Wednesday, June 6, 8:00 p.m. Saturday, June 9, 8:00 p.m.…

June 6, 2018 - June 9, 2018
DCA LA Dance Platform 2018

DCA LA Dance Platform

The City of Los Angeles Department of Cultural Affairs (DCA) is pleased to announce the 2018 DCA LA Dance Platform, a community-curated selection of programming that will run concurrently with the Dance USA Conference taking place on Wednesday, June 6 through Saturday, June 9, 2018. Led by DCA, the platform will provide an immersive and educational experience, which pays homage to the city’s rich history of dance. Talented dance professionals, curators, educators, funders, and presenters have been invited to learn and…

June 6, 2018 @ 8:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Grand Performances, 350 S Grand Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90071 United States
DCA LA Dance Platform at Grand Performances

LA DANCE PARTY/USA | DCA LA Dance Platform

Grand Performances with Los Angeles Performance Practice presents LA Dance Party USA. It’s a nightcap of music, dancing, and interactive fun designed to capture the energy and creativity of dance makers, movers, and shakers in celebration of LA’s vibrant dance scene. We’re extending an open invitation to share the floor and make your mark at the start of Dance/USA’s historic L.A. gathering. Produced by Grand Performances in collaboration with Los Angeles Performance Practice. FEATURING DJ Muñeka of Rail Up and DJs…

June 7, 2018 @ 10:00 pm
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Ghebaly Gallery, East Washington Boulevard (located adjacent to LA Dance Project)
Los Angeles, CA 90021 United States
Milka Djordjevich DCA LA Dance Platform

Los Angeles Performance Practice | DCA LA Dance Platform

Los Angeles Performance Practice presents Milka Djordjevich at Ghebaly Gallery for four performances of ANTHEM (2017). The work weaves together existing and imagined dance styles to explore labor, play, and feminine-posturing. Questioning contemporary dance’s predisposition towards neutrality, authenticity and the de-sexualization of the female body, ANTHEM embraces theatricality, virtuosity, and sass. Four women execute a repetitive yet complex movement vocabulary that evolves as they rotate hypnotically within the confines of a square. Over time, the meditative rigor of their steps dissolves into…

June 8, 2018 @ 8:30 pm
Ford Amphitheatre, 2580 Cahuenga Blvd. East
Hollywood, CA 90068 United States
DCA LA Dance Platform with Lula Washington Dance Theatre
$25

Lula Washington Dance Theatre | DCA LA Dance Platform

For this joyous evening of dance, the Ford Theatres brings together three renowned choreographers – Kyle Abraham, Rennie Harris, and David Roussève – to set works on one of LA’s most beloved contemporary dance companies, Lula Washington Dance Theatre. The evening will also include choreographies by the esteemed Lula Washington and Tamica Washington-Miller. Program: Lula Washington – OPEN YOUR EYES (2016) – Music by Earth Wind & Fire Tamica Washington-Miller – There Is Always Tomorrow (2016) Music by Marcus Lamar Miller Kyle Abraham – Hallowed (2014) Music by Cleo Kennedy and Bertha Gober Rennie Harris…

June 9, 2018 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Barnsdall Gallery Theater, 4800 Hollywood Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90027 United States
Citizen: An American Lyric by Claudia Rankine

Sony Pictures Media Arts Program Culminating Event

Students from all over Los Angeles participate in this media arts program. Students will read Claudia Rankine’s Citizen: An American Lyric and create original short films. The program culminates in a public exhibition and screening of the artwork produced by the students, to be presented at the Barnsdall Gallery Theatre, Barnsdall Park, on Saturday, June 9, 2018. This 30-week, tuition-free media arts program, held after-school twice a week, is for middle school students aged 10 to 14. Students learn drawing…

June 9, 2018 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Diavolo Performance Space, 616 Moulton Ave
Los Angeles , CA 90031 United States
DCA LA Dance Platform Panel

International Dance Scene Panel | DCA LA Dance Platform

Saturday, June 9, 4:00 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. Free and open to the public. Seating limited to capacity. DCA Presents a panel of international dance curators who will discuss their curatorial practice, how they view American dance, and what they are experiencing in Los Angeles. Panelists are from Bulgaria, Poland, Uruguay, Brazil, Singapore, Hong Kong, Mexico, Germany, and Tunisia. Moderated by Andrea Synder and Carolelinda Dickey of American Dance Abroad. Confirmed panelists: Anna Cheng, West Kowloon Cultural District (Hong Kong)…

June 9, 2018 @ 8:00 pm
Luckman Fine Arts Complex, 5151 State University Drive
Los Angeles, CA 90032 United States
DCA LA Dance Platform Luckman Fine Arts Complex

Luckman Fine Arts Complex | DCA LA Dance Platform

This spectacular night will feature four of LA’s leading dance companies. Program: Syncopated Ladies – Chloe Arnold, artistic director – Syncopated Ladies: Live (2017) Los Angeles Contemporary Dance Company – Kate Hutter & Genevieve Carson, artist directors – EBBA (2016) choreographed by Genevieve Carson CONTRA-TIEMPO | Urban Latin Dance Theater – Ana Maria Alvarez, artistic director – joyUS (premiering Fall 2018) Versa-Style Dance Company – Jackie Lopez & Leigh Foaad, artistic directors – Box of Hope (2016) choreographed by Lopez and Foaad. Luckman Fine Arts Complex at Cal…

June 23, 2018 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Barnsdall Gallery Theatre, 4800 Hollywood Boulevard
Hollywood, CA 90027 United States
$23 – $100

Smoke

LifeChild in association with Still Waters Network Present: SMOKE – The Play written by Ernie De Silva // directed by Oshea Luja and Ann Noble performed by Ernie De Silva & Eternal Mind Smoke is a seriocomic, solo driven piece starring Ernie De Silva and rapper/poet Eternal Mind. The story finds our main character locked in a battle of epic proportions for control of his creative voice. On one side stands the ancient forces inherent to all humans, and on…

June 23, 2018 @ 8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Barnsdall Gallery Theater, 4800 Hollywood Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90027 United States

Smoke

Smoke is a seriocomic, solo driven piece starring Ernie De Silva and rapper/poet Eternal Mind. The story finds our main character locked in a battle of epic proportions for control of his creative voice. On one side stands the ancient forces inherent to all humans, and on the other the influence of modern day pharmaceuticals. Who wins in the end? Directors Oshea Luja and Ann Noble cleverly craft Smoke’s journey into a rollercoaster ride that is sometimes poignant, other times…

July 2018

July 6, 2018 @ 8:00 pm - July 7, 2018 @ 8:00 pm
Barnsdall Gallery Theater, 4800 Hollywood Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90027 United States
$25 – $45

TESLA The Musical

Tesla: The Musical is a full-length, all-original rock opera about the life, mind, and legacy of turn-of-the-century inventor Nikola Tesla. On July 10th, 1856, a boy was born at midnight during a lightning storm in present-day Croatia. Twenty-eight years later, he would come to America with virtually nothing but his education and a mind unlike any other. He would change the world forever with alternating current the form of electricity we use to this day. He would go toe-to-toe with…

July 11, 2018 @ 7:00 pm
Warner Grand Theatre, 478 W. 6th Street
San Pedro, CA United States
$20 – $25

Knights of Rock

A special up close and personal video shoot chronicling some of the history of Rock and Roll. Composer/guitarist/singer CHUCK ALVAREZ presents “Music and Courage”, a one-person “play” of his life in rock and lessons learned; LEO ROSSI, presents “A Knight’s Tale,” a journey of a young boy raised in a traditional Italian Catholic family tripping into the wild world of classic rock‘n’ roll with bands such as Fleetwood Mac, The Beach Boys, Neil Young, Billy Idol and many more; and…

July 21, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Barnsdall Gallery Theater, 4800 Hollywood Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90027 United States
$15

The Los Angeles Live Score Film Festival

The Los Angeles Live Score Film Festival features short films with original scores performed live-to-picture. The festival is presented in collaboration with Helix Collective, the Academy of Scoring Arts, and the New York Film Academy. Selected short films are paired with a winning film composer to create an original score for the festival. The film is screened with the score performed live by the renowned performance and recording ensemble, Helix Collective. The screening includes an interview with the filmmakers and…

July 27, 2018 @ 7:30 pm - July 29, 2018 @ 2:00 pm
Warner Grand Theatre, 478 W. 6th Street
San Pedro, CA United States
$46 – $60

Shrek the Musical

Based on the award-winning DreamWorks animated film, SHREK THE MUSICAL is this year’s must-see for the whole family. Friday, July 27 at 7:30 pm Saturday, July  28 at 2 pm and 7:30 pm Sunday, July 29 at 2 pm Tickets $46 – $60 at https://www.encoresouthbay.org/tickets.html, or call 310.896.6459.

August 2018

August 23, 2018 @ 7:30 pm
Warner Grand Theatre, 478 W. 6th Street
San Pedro, CA United States
$40 – $125

HOT PEDRO NIGHTS 2018

Get ready to shake it to some of your favorite rock n’ roll classics at this summer’s biggest Pedro concert supporting non-profit Clean San Pedro! Headliners THE KINGSMEN will perform their monster hit “Louie, Louie” and many of your favorites from the 60s. Opening act will be one of the most acclaimed Beach Boys tribute bands, SURFIN’. K-EARTH 101 legend, BRIAN BEIRNE will host this rocking concert! Tickets are $40 for General Seating and VIP $125 – VIP ticket includes…

September 2018

September 9, 2018 @ 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Warner Grand Theatre, 478 W. 6th Street
San Pedro, CA United States

15th ANNUAL BLACK MUSIC AWARDS – 2018

Join hosts Marva King and Tyrone DuBose as Ronnie Laws, Patrice Rushen, Charles Wright and the Watts 103rd Street Band, Obba Babatunde, the Sylvers and many other stellar performers are honored for their contributions to our culture. Special musical tributes to James Brown, Aretha Franklin and Marvin Gaye. The event is sponsored in part by Los Angeles City Councilman Joe Buscaino. Red carpet reception begins at 4pm. Tickets and information at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/the-los-angeles-black-music-awards or call 916-477-0157.

September 14, 2018 @ 8:00 pm - September 15, 2018 @ 8:00 pm
Barnsdall Gallery Theater, 4800 Hollywood Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90027 United States
$20 – $30

Africa in America For the Culture

“Africa in America For the Culture,” 5th annual original works showcase for African diaspora music and dance by Kara Mack featuring performing artists in dance, music and theater.

September 15, 2018 @ 6:00 pm
Warner Grand Theatre, 478 W. 6th Street
San Pedro, CA United States
$50 – $150

JAZZ AT THE GRAND: Kirk Whalum with Oleta Adams and Barbara Morrison

Join the Tessie Cleveland Foundation for Season Three of Jazz on Broadway – Jazz at the Grand! Jazz on Broadway is the Foundation’s annual philanthropic endeavor benefitting the Moses Chadwick Integrated Health Care Center. Featuring GRAMMY® Award winning saxophonist and recording artist Kirk Whalum, with soul and gospel recording artist Oleta Adams and LA’s own jazz icon Barbara Morrison – we are certain everyone will be on their feet dancing to each of the artist’s unique sounds. All ticket sales…

September 21, 2018 @ 8:00 pm
Warner Grand Theatre, 478 W. 6th Street
San Pedro, CA United States
$28 – $68

KALIMBA – The Spirit of EARTH, WIND and FIRE

Nationally touring show “KALIMBA: The Spirit of Earth Wind & Fire” presents an EW&F experience so satisfying it transports audiences back to the excitement of the first time they heard these unforgettable songs – “Shining Star”, “Sing a Song”, “September”, “Boogie Wonderland” and more. RST Entertainment and 8 TWO 8 Productions, in cooperation with A8 Creatives, is proud to present this national touring powerhouse – one night only! Advance tickets $28 – $68 at WGT.Tix.com or call 818.233.3515 for group…

September 22, 2018 @ 7:00 pm
Warner Grand Theatre, 478 W. 6th Street
San Pedro, CA United States
$15 – $20

THIS IS MY BRAVE – LOS ANGELES

The mission of national organization This is My Brave, Inc. is to shine a light on mental illness, one person and one story at a time. 12-15 individuals coping with mental illness will tell their stories via music, poetry, essay and comedy. This is an important event that will open your eyes and touch your heart. Tickets: Gen Adm – $20 / Students $15, cash at the door.

September 30, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Watts Towers Arts Center Campus, 1727 E. 107th St
Watts, CA 90002 United States

42nd Annual Simon Rodia Watts Towers Jazz Festival

This years event will honor drummer Ndugu Chancler. The City’s first Jazz festival features performances from both established and emerging musicians from the area. The festival pays tribute to the roots of Jazz in Gospel and Blues and takes it to the Avant-Garde and the Latin Jazz scene. Ongoing tours of the Watts Towers will be offered throughout the day.

October 2018

October 4, 2018 @ 9:00 am - October 7, 2018 @ 9:00 pm
Warner Grand Theatre, 478 W. 6th Street
San Pedro, CA United States
$10

SPIFFEST 2018

Highly anticipated annual film festival including feature films, documentaries, panel discussions and classes. Film submissions are still being received – special 55th anniversary screening of Director Stanley Kramer’s 1963 comedy “It’s a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad World” scheduled for Sunday Oct 7 at 5pm. Tickets for this and other screenings at www.spiffest.org.

October 28, 2018 @ 1:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Warner Grand Theatre, 478 W. 6th Street
San Pedro, CA United States
Free

“COCO (2017)”

Aspiring musician Miguel, confronted with his family’s ancestral ban on music, enters the Land of the Dead to find his great-great-grandfather, a legendary singer. San Pedro Waterfront Arts District presents a FREE screening of Walt Disney Pictures’ Oscar® winning animated feature as a prelude to the San Pedro Dia de Muertos celebration. Reservations are required. For reservations and more information, please visit Eventbrite.com.

November 2018

November 4, 2018 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Warner Grand Theatre, 478 W. 6th Street
San Pedro, CA United States
$28 – $125

ABLE ARTS WORK PRESENTS MIKE GARSON’S “SYMPHONIC SUITE FOR HEALING”

The primary vision of Able ARTS Work is to provide lifelong learning, community service and vocational opportunities through the creative arts for people of all abilities. Acclaimed pianist MIKE GARSON has worked with David Bowie, Nine Inch Nails, Billy Corgan, Free Flight and The Smashing Pumpkins, and is one of the most sought after session musicians working today. The first half of the show, with accompanying orchestra and singers, will feature new arrangements of Bowie songs and Garson’s own works;…

November 16, 2018 @ 6:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Barnsdall Gallery Theatre, 4800 Hollywood Boulevard
Hollywood, CA 90027 United States
$30.00

Stand Up for Micheltorena

An evening of stand-up comedy to benefit Friends of Micheltorena.

November 18, 2018 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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One event on January 27, 2021 at 7:00 pm

Warner Grand Theatre, 478 W. 6th Street
San Pedro, CA United States
$18 – $30

MANCHILD The Schae Cotton Story: A Dream Deferred

Schae Cotton was an LA high school basketball legend who has been referred to as “LeBron before there was a LeBron”. But there is no such thing as a “lock” for the NBA – if that were the case Schea Cotton would be there, no doubt. This star-studded documentary weaves highlights of his accomplishments on the court with the story, told by Schae and the people closest to him, about what REALLY happened to keep him out of pro basketball.…

November 30, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - December 1, 2018 @ 7:00 pm
Madrid Theatre, 21622 Sherman Way
Canoga Park, CA 91303 United States
$25 – $30

Genesis Opera

Emotional Biblical entertainment — Genesis Opera is the dramatic musical of our lives from Creation to Adam and Eve to Noah created live on stage. A Musical Performance presented by Little White Dog Productions. Shows November 30th and December 1st.

December 2018

December 1, 2018 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Warner Grand Theatre, 478 W. 6th Street
San Pedro, CA United States
$12 – $20

A TWISTED NUTCRACKER

PV’S Elite Dance Studio returns with their holiday favorite dance production, an alternative take on Tchaikovsky’s classic. “This isn’t the Nutcracker you grew up with!” Tickets $20 & $12 will go on sale mid-September at www.WGT.Tix.com.

December 7, 2018 @ 7:30 pm - December 9, 2018 @ 2:30 pm
Madrid Theatre, 21622 Sherman Way
Canoga Park, CA 91303 United States
$10 – $15

The Miracle Worker

A Play: The Miracle Worker dramatizes the volatile relationship between the lonely teacher and her charge. Trapped in a secret, silent unable to communicate, Helen is violent, spoiled, almost sub-human, and treated by her family as such. Only Annie realizes that there is a mind and spirit waiting to be rescued from the dark, tortured silence. With scenes of intense physical and emotional dynamism, Annie’s success with Helen finally comes with the utterance of a single, glorious word: “water.” Shows…

December 8, 2018 @ 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Grand Annex, 434 W. Sixth St.
San Pedro, CA 90731 United States
$25

TAIKOPROJECT + Sumie Kaneko in Concert

Internationally-acclaimed TAIKOPROJECT collaborates with shamisen and koto virtuoso Sumie Kaneko for one night only. This is a rare opportunity to see the ensemble in an intimate setting, up close and personal. TAIKOPROJECT is one of the nation’s leading professional taiko drum ensembles, having toured to some of the top performing arts centers across the country. They have also helped expose millions of viewers to taiko, with mainstream televised performances on the Grammy Awards, the Academy Awards, NBC’s The Voice, Conan,…

December 15, 2018 @ 8:00 pm
Warner Grand Theatre, 478 W. 6th Street
San Pedro, CA United States
$28.50 – $60

HOLIDAY POPS SPECTACULAR 2018!

Golden State Pops Orchestra helps you get into the holiday spirit with great music from classic holiday films and traditional favorites performed by a full symphony orchestra and chorale. Always a season favorite, join in singing “The Hallelujah Chorus” by Handel, and walk out of the WGT to San Pedro’s “first snow of the season”. Tickets $28.50 to $60 at www.gspo.com.

March 2019

March 23, 2019 @ 8:00 pm - May 26, 2019 @ 9:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 8:00 pm on Friday and Saturday, repeating until March 23, 2019

An event every week that begins at 2:00 pm on Sunday, repeating until March 17, 2019

The Road Theatre on Lankershim, 5108 Lankershim Blvd.
North Hollywood, CA 91601 United States
$15 – $34

Death House

On the night a death-house chaplain must hand over the reigns to the confident young pastor set to replace him, the men encounter an enigmatic inmate who challenges their convictions and changes their lives forever. Death House is a startling new piece of theatre that explores justice, redemption, and the possibility that we’re all more connected than we may want to admit.

April 2019

April 9, 2019 @ 7:30 pm
Barnsdall Gallery Theater in Barnsdall Art Park, 4800 Hollywood Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90027 United States

Prayer and Healing: A Spiritual Adventure

Can You Trust Spirituality in a Diverse World? Yes! Come Hear How! An interactive talk with live music. Early bird reception at 6:30pm.

April 12, 2019 @ 8:00 pm - April 13, 2019 @ 8:00 pm
Barnsdall Gallery Theater in Barnsdall Art Park, 4800 Hollywood Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90027 United States
$30

Billie: This Ain’t No Billie Jean King Story

How does a little black girl from Compton become unintentionally linked to one of the most iconic women to ever play the game of tennis? Coming to the stage a compelling, emotionally raw story about a young girl from Compton who clawed her way to the top after living up the bottom. Prior to the Me-Too movement and the Times-Up initiative, there was an autobiographical stage play called Billie: This Ain’t no Billie Jean King Story. Back by popular demand,…

May 2019

May 9, 2019 @ 8:00 am - 7:30 pm
Barnsdall Gallery Theater, 4800 Hollywood Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90027 United States
$48 – $68

SUPERSTARS OF FLAMENCO!

Bursting with Movement, Power and Soul! A Vida Flamenca Special Event, direct from Spain! Featuring award-winning dancers Alfonso Losa & Vanesa Coloma, cantor Ismeal ‘El Bola’ y guitarrista Antonio Sanchez. One Night Only! ” Pre-show Paella, Tapas & Sangria Reception: 6:00-7:30pm Front Orchestra Ticket Purchase includes our reception! This show also includes dancers Lakshmi Basile “La Chimi,” Manuel Gutiérrez, Daniela Zermeño Sanchez and Zermeño Academy Dancers; and musicians singers Francisco Orozco “El Yiyi”, José Cortés Fernández; guitarist José Manuel Alconchel,…

May 9, 2019 @ 6:30 pm - May 11, 2019 @ 10:00 pm
Warner Grand Theatre, 478 W. 6th Street
San Pedro, CA United States
$30 – $45

The Strand: A Beach Musical

Fantasia Family Music presents a reprise of their original musical that spotlights the history of the surf culture in Southern CA that began at the start of the 20th century in Redondo Beach. Beach families, boys and girls, sea gulls and sea turtles all wonder “will this surfing thing really catch on?” Bring the family & find out!

May 16, 2019 @ 11:30 pm - May 17, 2019 @ 12:30 am
The Pack Theater, 6470 Santa Monica Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90038 United States
Free

Interruption Show (comedians, interrupted)

or the first time in LA, the sell-out Bay Area show where DALIA MALEK (BBC Radio, Edinburgh Fringe Festival, SF Sketchfest) and rotating co-hosts interrupt stand-up comedians mid-performance to ask burning questions, find out what happened next, and dig into backstories of their jokes! “…Being interrupted and prompted with insightful questions will have you on your feet, creating on the spot or remembering older material, and fall in love with the craft all over again. Both audiences and acts should…

May 17, 2019 @ 8:00 pm - July 7, 2019 @ 2:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 8:00 pm on Friday and Saturday, repeating indefinitely

An event every week that begins at 2:00 pm on Sunday, repeating indefinitely

The Road Theatre on Lankershim, 5108 Lankershim Blvd.
North Hollywood, CA 91601 United States
$15 – $34

At The Table

Six friends head out of the city on their annual weekend retreat. With no social media, no cell phones, no internet allowed at all, this leaves them with one thing to do… look up from their screens and talk to each other. When the liquor starts flowing and the tongues loosen, no conversation is uneventful and no topic is off-limits. In these polarizing times, what does it mean to come to the table and at what cost? Will it bring…

June 2019

June 8, 2019 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Grand Annex, 434 W. Sixth St.
San Pedro, CA 90731 United States
$20 – $30

Arugakki & Mochi-Mochi

Arugakki returns to Grand Annex! Master drummer Kristofer Bergstrom with the Grand Vision Foundation’s Team Taiko and friends from Los Angeles Taiko Institute perform their newest works for Japanese drums, including their one-of-a-kind mochi-making extravaganza.

June 16, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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FRIDAY/SATURDAY JUNE 14/15 @ 8 PM SUNDAY JUNE 16 2 7 PM
Fais Do Do, 5253 West Adams Bl
Los Angeles, CA United States
$12.50 – $25.00

Luminario Ballet “Choose Your Identity”

Luminario Ballet will perform ballet, modern dance and aerial dance repertory from 2009-2019 including Lewitzky Dance Company’s “TURF” which is about guarding our “turf” from outsiders and each other; excerpts from “LedZAerial”- aerial and dance with the music of Led Zeppelin; and other repertory. Special Guest: superstar aerialist and aerial choreographer Dreya Weber (Cher, Madonna, Michael Jackson, Britney, PINK) Stay with us afterwards for drinks and dancing!

September 2019

September 14, 2019 @ 4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, Pickford Center, 1313 Vine St.
Los Angeles, CA 90028 United States
$5 – $15

InFocus: Latinx and Hispanic Cinema

This film festival will feature works by and about the Latinx and Hispanic community. Programmed content will include local as well as international independent films by emerging storytellers. The filmmakers will attend to participate in audience Q&A’s.

November 2019

November 7, 2019 @ 6:30 pm - November 12, 2019 @ 8:30 pm
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One event on November 1, 2019 at 6:30 pm

One event on November 7, 2019 at 6:30 pm

Los Angeles, CA United States

The Performing Arts Program presents
The Vision Theatre Town Hall Series

Community Engagement Opportunities! Please join our Town Hall meetings to discuss programming and visioning for the Vision Theatre / Manchester Youth Arts Center. Three engagement opportunities are available. The discussion will be moderated by Shay Wafer, Vision Theater Community Engagement Consultant. ~ CULTURE and COMMUNITY ~ Sunday, October 20, 2019, 3:00 – 5:00 pm Hosted by Dr. Maulana Karenga, Professor and Chair of the Department of Africana Studies CSULB, Creator of Kwanzaa and Executive Director, African American Cultural Center (Us) African American Cultural Center 3018…

January 2020

January 18, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 pm
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An event every 2 days that begins at 10:00 am, repeating until January 19, 2020

An event every 2 days that begins at 12:00 pm, repeating until January 19, 2020

Madrid Theatre, 21622 Sherman Way
Canoga Park, CA 91303 United States
Free

The Bob Baker Marionettes OUT AND ABOUT at the Madrid Theatre

“The Bob Baker Marionettes are OUT AND ABOUT with four upcoming showtimes, FREE AND OPEN to the public! For two days only, the Bob Baker Marionette Theater will perform classic shows from the repertoire on location at the historic Madrid Theatre, the West Valley’s premier performance venue.  Saturday and Sunday, January 18th & 19th 10 am: Fiesta! One of Bob Baker’s most requested and festive productions, FIESTA is a south-of-the-border marionette extravaganza featuring skating sombreros, the Three Caballeros, sambaing Cacti, and…

May 2020

May 20, 2020 @ 11:30 pm - June 30, 2020 @ 11:30 pm
OnlIne, United States
Free

LA Jazz Caravan On-Line

KJAZZ created a brand new series to support promotion of artist and projects funded by the Leimert Park Cultural Hub and the LA Jazz Caravan, and to promote funding available to artists affected by COVID19. For more information visit www.jazzandblues.org.

May 24, 2020 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Free

The Haitian Heritage Living Room Unity Festival 2020

The Haitian Heritage Festival will produce a live stream festival event using new and existing content from previous years featuring Panamanian, Belizean, and Jamaican artists, folklore, RARA dancers, live streaming, live chat and more.

May 25, 2020
On-line, United States
Free

One Africa/USA Day 2020 Unveiling Slavery Together

Transmedia 360 will live stream Unveiling Slavery Together on Africa Day 2020. This 16 hour event includes drumming and libation, music, slavery artifacts, amazing panels and discussion on slavery, mental health, social justice, etc., and offers solutions moving forward.

May 25, 2020 @ 11:00 am - 6:30 pm
39576, United States
Free

Amplify Africa presents: Africa Day Summit

Africa Day is the annual commemoration of the foundation of the Organization of African Unity on May 25,1963. It is celebrated in various countries on the African continent, as well as around the world. About Africa Day The Africa Day Summit is part of a three day virtual festival comprising a pre-party on May 23rd, The Thread – Tastemakers Africa’s signature virtual conference going down for the third time on May 24, and Amplify Africa’s Africa Day Celebration on May…

May 29, 2020 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
On-Line, United States
Free

SoulfulofNoise Presents: The Culture Is Ours Benefit Concert

SoulfulofNoise presents an Online-Only Concert experience that showcases the best independent artists in South Los Angeles and helps raise awareness regarding funding available for creatives affected by Covid-19. For more information please visit www.soulfulofnoise.com.

May 31, 2020 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
39576, United States
Free

THE MOVEMENT IN THE MUSIC A Digital Jazz Dance Showcase

Inspired by the conversational nature of jazz, this virtual presentation highlights the unique sense of community, interaction and exchange of energy at the heart of the jazz music and dance tradition. The Movement in the Music celebrates dance that flows directly out of our jazz lineage, language and culture. This project is made possible with the support of Los Angeles Department of Cultural Affairs Performing Arts.

June 2020

June 5, 2020 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Los Angeles, CA United States
Free

Playground (featuring Versa-Style Next Generation)

An online presentation of Streetdance movement based around the theme of “finding creativity and fun in your personal space”. This presentation consists of an opening act from our youth organization, Versa-Style Next Generation, who will perform a tribute to the late “Godfather of Streetdance” Don Campbellock, creator of the Locking dance style. The main presentation will be performed by members of the professional company, Versa-Style Dance Company, dancing to House Dance artist and musician Cody “CoFlo” Ferreira’s recent musical creation,…

June 6, 2020 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Free

Dancing on the Edge

The Bootleg Theater presents BlakTinx Dance Festival’s “Dancing on the Edge”. This is a video performance/presentation of BlakTinx alumni that features the creativity of these choreographers as they deal with the pandemic, sheltered in their homes. These video performances are soulful, imaginative, personal and sometimes truly joyful expressions of what it means to deal with the reality of covid 19. Come witness these exciting pieces as they share their personal spaces and feelings!

June 12, 2020 - June 30, 2020
Los Angeles County Museum of Art, 5905 Wilshire Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90036 United States
Free

Jazz at LACMA: Meet the Musicians – Roy Gaines & the Tuxedo Blues Orchestra

Jazz at LACMA kicks off Black Music Month (June) on the podcast, Meet the Musician, featuring the legendary Roy Gaines. For this special episode of Meet the Musicians, Mitch Glickman interviews the talented and incredibly versatile guitarist Roy Gaines and the members of his Tuxedo Blues Orchestra. Listen here: https://www.mixcloud.com/LACMA/editing-jazz-at-lacma-meet-the-musicians-roy-gaines-and-the-tuxedo-blues-orchestra/ Roy Gaines is known as the last of the Texas T-Bone Guitar Slingers. He has worked on a wide array of projects including film soundtracks, taken a late ‘60s side…

June 14, 2020 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
On-Line, United States
Free

TASTE OF LA CARNIVAL AND FESTIVAL OF ARTS

TASTE OF LA CARNIVAL AND FESTIVAL OF ARTS is a 90 minute virtual festival sharing the process of producing a carnival in LA, interwoven with highlights of global carnival practices. Comprised of live and recorded scenes of costume creation, dance, music art, interviews, information and highlights from global carnival traditions! The viewer will get an entertaining and educational “behind-the-scenes” look into the spirit and essence of producing a carnival. The live hosts, long-time producers and artists of the LA Carnival,…

June 14, 2020 @ 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
39576, United States
Free

The World Stage Elegy For The Fallen Soldiers

Dwight Trible, director of the World Stage, presents this moving musical elegy featuring Dr. Michael Datcher and Rene Fisher Mims in tribute and celebration of people in the community people who have lost their lives due to Covid 19. The Live Stream will include African and Native American Rituals and Words of inspiration, as well as Songs of Love Peace and Hope.

June 15, 2020 @ 12:00 am - June 30, 2020 @ 11:30 pm
Los Angeles, CA United States
Free

Celebrating Bernstein ONLINE – SFVMC on Lockdown

A 3-5 part web series released slowly to replace what was to be a concert celebrating Leonard Bernstein and his influence on American music. In an age of online performance exploration, the San Fernando Valley Master Chorale (SFVMC), continues to innovate and offers you performance art created by your local San Fernando Valley singers from your local college music programs. Click, subscribe, support today! www.sfvmc.com

June 18, 2020 @ 8:00 pm - June 30, 2020 @ 11:00 pm
39580, United States
Free

BARBARA MORRISON: BLACK MUSIC MONTH TRIBUTES

The Barbara Morrison Performing Arts Center celebrates June’s Black Music Month with seventeen fantastic tributes to Black music legends. All programs stream live on Facebook, YouTube and www.barbaramorrison.com. Black Music Month: Barbara Morrison Performing Live! June 5th @ 9pm Black Music Month: JazzZone Tribute to Maceo Parker by Don Bell June 6th @ 8pm Black Music Month: Wes and Beyond: A Tribute to Wes Montgomery by Michael Saucier featuring George Gilliam June 8th @ 8pm Black Music Month: Tribute to…

June 19, 2020 - June 30, 2020
39576, United States
Free

Jazz Under Construction

Jazz Under Construction is an educational mini documentary that demonstrates the building of a Classic Jazz composition, using piano, bass and drums as its foundation. The purpose of this instructional and entertaining presentation is to be a “how to” for young aspiring jazz musicians and a “what to “for music educators. The video will be accessible via YouTube, all social media platforms, as well as the LA Third Church and Parkside EDC websites. Links or MP4’s will be distributed to…

June 20, 2020 @ 6:00 pm
Los Angeles, CA United States
Free

Bootleg Theater presents BlakTinx Dance Festival – DANCING ON THE EDGE

An online video performance featuring the work of 21 Black & Latinx choreographers, created in response to living through the Covid pandemic. Bootleg Theater presents Dancing on the Edge, a curated video collage of dance pieces created by BlakTinx choreographers living in isolation during the Covid Pandemic. We are presenting three 20 minute segments featuring the work of 20 BKTX alumni via YouTube. These video performances are soulful, imaginative, and personal expressions of life as a dancer/choreographer living through this…

June 23, 2020 @ 12:00 am - June 30, 2020 @ 11:30 pm
On-Line, United States
Free

Dance From LA, Off the Stage and Onto the Screen

The Department of Cultural Affairs, City of Los Angeles Celebrates L.A. Dance with the Los Angeles Dance Festival & Dance Camera West: Dance From LA, Off the Stage & Onto the Screen In response to the cancellation of live events during the pandemic, the City of Los Angeles invited these two local dance organizations to create online programs that highlight the innovation of Los Angeles dance makers. Bringing together two programs, one both documenting and re-crafting the stage works of…

June 28, 2020 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Free

San Fernando Valley Youth Chorus Virtual Spring Sing Concert!

Join us for our annual Spring Sing concert, this year going virtual, featuring San Fernando Valley Youth Chorus’ Kinder, Concert, and Melodia Leviosa Choirs, along with Music Director Sean Carney and Marla Lowrey! This FREE event is designed to be enjoyed by the whole family, and is supported in part by a grant from the City of Los Angeles Department of Cultural Affairs.

June 28, 2020 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Los Angeles, CA United States
Free

San Fernando Valley Youth Chorus Virtual Spring Sing Concert!

The San Fernando Valley Youth Chorus present an exciting choral concert for the whole family! Join us for our annual Spring Sing concert, this year going virtual, featuring San Fernando Valley Youth Chorus’ Kinder, Concert, and Melodia Leviosa Choirs, along with Music Director Sean Carney and Marla Lowrey! This FREE event is designed to be enjoyed by the whole family, and is supported in part by a grant from the City of Los Angeles Department of Cultural Affairs.

June 30, 2020 @ 2:00 pm

KJazz Presents the LA Jazz Caravan Online!

Two exciting on-air and streamed online free live jazz concerts sponsored by the City of Los Angeles Department of Cultural Affairs KJAZZ created a brand new mini-series to support promotion of artist and projects funded by the Leimert Park Cultural Hub and the LA Jazz Caravan, and to promote funding available to artists affected by COVID19. There will be 3 artists presented. Next up: KJazz Stay at Home concert with the David Benoit Trio, Tuesday at 2pm David Bryan Benoit…

July 2020

July 20, 2020 @ 8:00 am - September 6, 2020 @ 11:30 pm
Free

Concerts on the Couch: Supporting Valley Cultural Foundations’s Emerging Artist Series

Valley Cultural Foundation has been supporting Emerging Artists for the last three (3) years, providing them a means to perform in a live, professional, established concert setting where they can promote and refine their talents. In an effort to continue its Emerging Artist program, and in compliance with the 2020 restrictions for live music due to the COVID-19 pandemic, VCF has created “Concerts on the Couch”. This online series is a way to entertain safely and promote this year’s Emerging…

July 28, 2020 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Free

Leimert Park Live!

Join us for a virtual exploration of Leimert Park, known as one of the centers of both historical and contemporary African American art, music, and culture in Los Angeles. Fondly referred to as “the village,” Leimert Park has cultivated artistic giants across the disciplines of music and visual arts, including Barbara Morrison and Betye Saar. These two icons were recognized and celebrated by Leimert Park cultural institutions like The World Stage and Brockman Gallery before their mainstream success. Griots will…

November 2020

November 7, 2020 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Los Angeles, CA United States

Music & Spanish Wine with Twanguero

Grand Annex Livestream Evenings of Music & Wine pair musicians with wines from around the world. Tickets are available with or without a Concert Package which includes two or four different bottles of wine and a snack. Wine Pull Raffle Tickets available at point of sale. Everyone wins a bottle, valued at $15 – $60. Try your luck! Bring a taste of Spain into your home with a night of Spanish wines and Spanish-inspired music. Hear Latin Grammy winner, TWANGUERO…

November 20, 2020
The Vision Theatre, 3341 West 43rd Place
Los Angeles, CA 90008 United States
Free

Vote for One of Three Top Vision Theatre Mainstage Curtain Design Finalists!

The top three designs for the Vision Theatre Mainstage Curtain Competition have been selected. Now it’s your turn to vote for the #1 winning design! DCA’s Performing Arts Program launched its the Vision Theatre Main Stage Curtain Design Competition as part of the renovation of the historic Vision Theatre in Leimert Park this past October. Design proposals were submitted by stage designers, costume designers, art directors, and visual artists from across Los Angeles County. An independent panel of experts then selected the…

November 20, 2020 @ 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
Online Via Zoom, Los Angeles, CA 90210 United States
$10

NFMLA Panel – Takeshi Fukunaga’s “Ainu Mosir” (an ARRAY Releasing title)

Join NewFilmmakers Los Angeles (NFMLA) and ARRAY Releasing for a conversation with Takeshi Fukunaga. We will discuss Takeshi’s career, his newest film ‘AINU MOSIR‘ which won a Special Jury Mention in the International Narrative Competition at the 2020 Tribeca Film Festival and the film’s distribution partnership with ARRAY Releasing. This discussion will be Moderated by NFMLA Board Member, Filmmaker and TV Director Varda Bar-Kar. All event times are Pacific Time. A ZOOM link will be emailed to you an hour…

December 2020

December 5, 2020 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Grand Annex, 434 W. Sixth St.
San Pedro, CA 90731 United States

Music & California Wine with Andy & Renee

Grand Annex Livestream Evenings of Music & Wine pair musicians with wines from around the world. Tickets are available with or without a Concert Packages that includes two or four different bottles of wine and a snack. Wine Pull Raffle Tickets available at point of sale. Everyone wins a bottle, valued at $15 – $60. Try your luck! Enjoy select California wines and the music of SoCal favorites ANDY & RENEE, singing cover songs of California plus originals. Before and…

January 2021

January 26
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An event every day that begins at 12:00 am, repeating until March 31, 2021

Theatre West: Digital Theatre, Los Angeles, CA United States
Free

Canceled

Short stories about life’s cancellation. When a pandemic turns your world upside down, and everything from the theater, to your job, your vacation, wedding, or even graduation, are all “canceled” what do you do? You write about it.

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