Theater

    Zephyr Theatre, Melrose Avenue, Los Angeles, CA, United States

    December 14, 2017

    7:00 pm To 9:00 pm

    In 1978, People’s Temple, a progressive, Black multiracial church, self-destructed in a Guyana settlement named after its leader, the Reverend Jim Jones. A riveting story of complicity and resistance; loyalty and betrayal; black struggle and black sacrifice told through the voices of Black women.Read more…

    Nate Holden Performing Arts Center, 4718 West Washington Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA, 90016 United States

    December 16, 2017

    7:00 pm To 9:00 pm

     Hosted by the Ebony Repertory Theatre with special co-host, Synthia Saint James showing recent works.  Jenifer Lewis keeps it real in this provocative and touching memoir by a mid-western girl with a dream whose journey from poverty to Hollywood will move, shock, and inspire readers.  The “Mega Diva” and legendary star of…Read more…

    MOMENTS PLAYHOUSE, 665 North Heliotrope Drive, Los Angeles, CA 90005

    December 16, 2017 To December 20, 2017

    6:30 pm To 9:00 pm

    Dorothy Dandridge was a trailblazing entertainer, becoming the first African-American to be nominated for an Academy Award for best actress for her role in the 1954 film “Carmen Jones.” But her accomplishments have faded since her untimely death in 1965.Read more…