• My Nearest City

    Richard and Karen Carpenter Performing Arts Center, 6200 East Atherton Street, Long Beach, CA 90815

    January 25, 2020

    8:00 pm To 10:00 pm

    One of today’s most in-demand choreographers—recently commissioned to create a premiere for New York City Ballet—Abraham was born into the hip-hop culture of the late 1970s and incorporates an artistic upbringing of classical music and visual arts into his work. Read more…

    Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts, 9390 North Santa Monica Boulevard, Beverly Hills, CA 90210

    January 30, 2020 To February 1, 2020

    8:00 pm To 10:00 pm

    The Lula Washington Dance Theatre focuses on using dance to explore social and humanitarian issues, including aspects of African-American history, culture, and life. Read more…

    The Broad, 221 S. Grand Ave., Los Angeles, CA 90012, USA

    February 5, 2020

    8:00 pm To 11:00 pm

    Presented on Wednesday, February 5 in conjunction with Shirin Neshat: I Will Greet the Sun Again, Allegories of Flight explores the influences on the artist’s practice. Read more…

    Expo Arts Center, 4321 Atlantic Ave., Long Beach, CA 90807, USA

    February 6, 2020 To February 8, 2020

    6:00 pm To 10:00 pm

    Celebrate Black History Month 2020 FORGOTTEN IMAGES An exhibition of authentic cultural artifacts of African American heritage from the 1600’s. DUKE GIVENS PRESENTS (THURS. FEB. 6 @ 6PM) Dress the Way You Will Be Addressed: A look at fashion throughout the years. ​WALL OF EXCELLENCE HONORS (FRI. FEB. Read more…