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27 Nov

Virtual performance & Skylight Theatre Company, 1816 1/2 North Vermont Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90027

November 27, 2021 To December 12, 2021

8:30 pm To 10:00 pm

What happens when there’s no more outside space for the growing monster that is American racism? A social media influencer and a boots-on-the-ground activist form an unlikely and complex bond of friendship to help each other survive this contagious condition as racism manifests in scary physical form. Read more…

02 Dec

Virtual event

December 2, 2021 To December 2, 2021

5:00 pm To 6:00 pm

In Black Food, a stunning and deeply heartfelt tribute to Black culinary ingenuity, Bryant Terry captures the broad and divergent voices of the African Diaspora through the prism of food. Join James Beard Award-winning chef, educator and the author of Afro-Vegan and Vegetable Kingdom Bryant Terry for ALOUD Cooks. Read more…

02 Dec

Virtual event

December 2, 2021 To December 2, 2021

3:30 pm To 5:00 pm

Bringing together four thinkers whose work examines the long history of Black women combatting racism, misogyny through collective action The conversation brings together four thinkers whose work examines the long history of Black women strategies for combatting racism, misogyny through collective action in spaces as varied as the prison and… Read more…

03 Dec

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

December 3, 2021 To December 5, 2021

8:00 pm To 10:00 pm

Set in 1948 in a Chicago hotel that has seen better days, the interwoven stories of BLUES IN THE NIGHT evoke the misery and humor of life, love and the dogged determination to do more than just survive. Read more…

04 Dec

FIGat7th, 735 South Figueroa Street, Los Angeles, CA 90015

December 4, 2021 To December 4, 2021

10:00 am To 4:00 pm

The goal of Come Up Markets® is to continue to foster a safe space for Black entrepreneurs to grow, succeed and create wealth in order to harness shared spending power. Read more…

04 Dec

Virtual event

December 4, 2021 To December 4, 2021

1:00 pm To 2:30 pm

Simone Biles, the most decorated female gymnast of all time, and her Tokyo teammates will debut the Athleta Presents Gold Over America Tour on Stellar. This prerecorded show, an embodiment of the themes of empowerment and togetherness which were on display in Tokyo, is a high-energy, gymnastics-meets-pop-concert spectacular. Read more…

05 Dec

5245 Overdale Drive, View Park, Los Angeles, CA 90043, USA

December 5, 2021 To December 5, 2021

2:00 pm To 6:00 pm

The Black Art & Custom Framing Show – Food and entertainment will be provided To register and purchase Pre-sale $10 tickets, visit DB African American Art. Read more…

05 Dec

Aero Theatre, 1328 Montana Avenue, Santa Monica, CA 90408

December 5, 2021 To December 5, 2021

5:00 pm To 7:00 pm

The directorial debut of Rebecca Hall, who also adapted the screenplay from Nella Larsen’s celebrated 1929 novel, PASSING tells the story of two Black women, Irene Redfield (Tessa Thompson) and Clare Kendry (Academy Award nominee Ruth Negga), who can “pass” as white but choose to live on opposite sides of… Read more…

05 Dec

Laugh Factory, 8001 Sunset Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA 90046

December 5, 2021 To December 5, 2021

7:00 pm To 9:00 pm

Often imitated, but never duplicated. Chocolate Sundaes, Hollywood’s hottest comedy show, every Sunday at the world famous Laugh Factory It’s unlike any other comedy show you’ve seen, featuring your favorite comedians, a hot DJ on the 1’s and 2’s, and LA’s sexiest crowd. Read more…

05 Dec

Krispy Kreme, 4034 Crenshaw Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA 90008

December 5, 2021 To December 5, 2021

9:00 am To 2:00 pm

CicLAvia is opening up streets in South LA connecting the neighborhoods of South Central, Exposition Park, Leimert Park and Crenshaw. Ride, bike, skate, run, walk, skateboard, spectate, and enjoy the route however you want. Read more…

09 Dec

Virtual event

December 9, 2021 To December 9, 2021

Amanda Gorman is the youngest inaugural poet in US history. She is a committed advocate for the environment, racial equality, and gender justice. Writers Bloc Presents® and the Skirball invite you to a livestream conversation with bestselling author, poet, and activist Amanda Gorman. Read more…

09 Dec

REDCAT Roy and Edna Disney/CalArts Theater, 651 West 2nd Street, Los Angeles, CA 90012

December 9, 2021 To December 9, 2021

8:30 pm To 10:30 pm

Through movement and voice, four performers invite us across the threshold of a historical void produced by anti-Blackness and respond to violence and disappearance with a resonant, ghostly chorus. REDCAT is pleased to present What Remains, a collaboration between world-renowned poet and MacArthur Fellow Claudia Rankine and choreographer and Guggenheim Fellow Will Rawls. Read more…

10 Dec

Saban Theatre, 8440 Wilshire Boulevard, Beverly Hills, CA, 90211

December 10, 2021 To December 10, 2021

8:00 pm To 10:00 pm

When you go to a Damien Escobar (aka Dame Esco) show, just know that this ain’t your grandparents’ classical music concert. Formerly part of the sibling duo Nuttin’ But Stringz, the soulful violin virtuoso blends beats of jazz, R&B and hip-hop into his contemporary sound. Read more…

10 Dec

Hammer Museum, 10899 Wilshire Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA 90024

December 10, 2021 To December 30, 2021

11:00 am To 6:00 pm

In 1992 the Jamaican scholar and theorist Sylvia Wynter penned a seminal text titled “‘No Humans Involved’: An Open Letter to My Colleagues,” written in response to reports that the code was once used by the LAPD when discussing crimes affecting marginalized people and people of color. Read more…

11 Dec

395 Santa Monica Pl, Santa Monica, CA, USA

December 11, 2021 To December 11, 2021

10:00 am To 5:30 pm

California’s Premier Holiday Pop-Up Store Event at Santa Monica Place Set To Elevate L.A. Small Businesses SATURDAY, December 11th starting at 10am door open go to store #250 2nd level across from Nordstrom. SUPPORT Local Los Angeles Small Business succeed this holiday season. Read more…

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