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26 Jul

5120 W. Goldleaf Circle, Suite 230 | Los Angeles, CA 90056

July 26, 2021 To July 31, 2021

Business Evolution Program (BEP) is one of the premiere programs of GLAAACC and was created to assist a GLAAACC small business member reach the next level of economic success by partnering with GLAAACC’s dynamic corporate board members. Read more…

29 Jul

Virtual event: 7:00 pm CT/8:00 pm ET/After May 1 On-demand

July 29, 2021 To August 1, 2021

5:00 pm To 7:00 pm

Enjoy the best seats in the house! Kennedy Center is pleased to present an evening of jazz and dance as acclaimed artists meld their music and movement for an electrifying collaboration! Experience an extraordinary fusion of dance and jazz featuring award–winning Principal Dancer with New York City Ballet and Broadway… Read more…

30 Jul

California African American Museum, 600 State Drive, Los Angeles, CA

July 30, 2021 To July 30, 2021

7:00 pm To 11:00 pm

Message from KCRW (rec’d at 10:10 am – too late to update the BCE newsletter): “It is with the utmost consideration for our community that KCRW has decided to postpone KCRW’s Summer Nights event on July 30 (CAAM). Read more…

30 Jul

ARRAY HQ, 180 Glendale Boulevard, #5826, Los Angeles, CA

July 30, 2021 To August 9, 2021

12:00 am To 12:00 am

ARRAY is proud to announce the inaugural masterclass with celebrated Ethiopian filmmaker Haile Gerima.  The Sankofa Film Academy @ ARRAY led by auteur Haile Gerima, a fiercely independent filmmaker and leading member of the film movement known widely as L.A. Read more…

30 Jul

Hollywood Bowl, North Highland Avenue, Los Angeles, CA, USA

July 30, 2021 To July 30, 2021

8:00 pm To 9:30 pm

Grammy®, Tony®, and Emmy® Award winner and Oscar® nominee Cynthia Erivo shows off her incredible vocal power as she makes her Hollywood Bowl debut with a program titled “Legendary Voices.” In addition to giving voice to music made famous by the greatest female singers of all time, including Aretha Franklin,… Read more…

31 Jul

Exposition Park, 700 Exposition Park Drive, Los Angeles, CA, 90037

July 31, 2021 To July 31, 2021

11:00 am To 10:00 pm

 The 5th Annual Roots & Yam Jerk Food Fest is an action-packed Caribbean food & music festival in the heart of Downtown LA!  Bring the family out to enjoy rare juicy delicious Jerk chicken, Jerk shrimp, Jerk fish, all sided with your choice of Jerk pineapple, jasmine rice, Jerk beans… Read more…

02 Aug

Post & Beam, 3767 Santa Rosalia Drive, Los Angeles, CA 90008

August 2, 2021 To August 2, 2021

5:30 pm To 7:00 pm

Join DineBlackLA, Earle’s Grill, Post & Beam, and Destination Crenshaw for a free meet and greet exclusively for Black caterers, restaurants, trucks, and cart owners. We look forward to learning more about your business over a meal, compliments of Post and Beam, and growing this amazing community. Read more…

05 Aug

6322 Santa Monica Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA, USA

August 5, 2021 To August 29, 2021

7:30 pm To 9:00 pm

  Thursday, August 5 at 7:30. Tuesday, August 17 at 5:00. Sunday, August 29 at 11:00 a.m. Written and performed by Kevin Neighbors. Directed by Jessica Lynn Johnson.             Versatile is subtitled “Stories from Inside the Closet of a Half-Black Gay Man,” but that’s really only part of it. Read more…

09 Aug

180 Glendale Blvd, Los Angeles, CA, USA

August 9, 2021 To August 9, 2021

9:00 am To 11:30 pm

Led by auteur Haile Gerima, a fiercely independent filmmaker and leading member of the film movement known widely as L.A. Rebellion, Liberated Territory will be a 5-day intensive and interactive workshop exploring the catalyst of storytelling and a story’s structure crafted from personal narrative accents. Read more…

15 Aug

5060 Fountain Avenue, Los Angeles, CA, USA

August 15, 2021 To September 19, 2021

7:00 pm To 9:30 pm

The Los Angeles premiere of a radical, incendiary and subversively funny Obie award-winning play by MacArthur Foundation “Genius Grant” recipient Branden Jacobs-Jenkins inaugurates the new outdoor stage at the Fountain Theatre. Read more…

21 Aug

Virtual event

August 21, 2021 To April 30, 2022

12:00 am To 12:00 am

KJLH Radio presents the 21st Annual Women’s Health Expo! This year’s theme is “Your Health: Through the Lens of COVID.” This virtual event will take a 360-degree look at COVID, it’s impact and how we move forward. Read more…

24 Aug

E.P. & L.P., 603 North La Cienega Boulevard, West Hollywood, CA 90069

August 24, 2021 To August 24, 2021

8:00 pm To 11:00 pm

Come up to the Melrose Rooftop Theatre to enjoy Get Out, Jordan Peele’s suspenseful breakout film in the midst of the Hollywood Hills. Read more…

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Actor Hill Harper launches The Black Wall Street platform aimed at empowering investors of color

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Black Cultural Events Expands to Chicago

Black Cultural Events Expands to Chicago

Black Cultural Events Expands Online Cultural Events Calendar to Chicago, Illinois. LOS ANGELES – November 10, 2020 -BCE Media Inc., parent company of online events calendar BlackCulturalEvents.com and led by CEO Pamela Ashe-Thomas, announced the expansion of BlackCulturalEvents.com into Chicago, Illinois (https://www.blackculturalevents.com/city/chicago) to accommodate their growth, and leverage Chicago’s longstanding African American [Read More...]