• My Nearest City

Literary

    USC, Bovard Auditorium, 3551 Trousdale Pkwy, Los Angeles, CA 90089

    November 19, 2019

    7:30 pm To 9:00 pm

    USC Thornton School of Music professor Ron McCurdy celebrates the 1935 collaboration of celebrated Chinese musician Li Jinhui and jazz musician Buck Clayton with a unique blend of American jazz and Chinese traditional music.Read more…

    Hammer Museum, 10899 Wilshire Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA

    November 20, 2019

    7:30 pm To 10:30 pm

    A Black fashion model is transported back in time to a plantation, where she witnesses and experiences the brutality of slavery. Through the ordeal, she learns the value of reclaiming one’s roots. Produced as part of the L.A.Read more…

    Moss Theater, at The Herb Alpert Educational Village, 3131 Olympic Blvd., Santa Monica, CA 90404

    November 20, 2019

    6:30 pm To 8:30 pm

    Suppressed: The Fight to Vote, the new documentary by Robert Greenwald (Director of Walmart: The High Cost of Low Price) weaves together personal stories from voters across the state of Georgia to paint an undeniable picture of voter suppression in the 2018 midterm election where Stacey Abrams fought to become…Read more…

    Morongo Casino, Resort and Spa, Drum Room, 49500 Seminole Dr., Cabazon, California 92230, USA

    November 21, 2019

    7:00 pm To 9:00 pm

    When James Worthy retired before the 1994-95 season, it was fitting that Earvin “Magic” Johnson was there to describe Worthy’s career. Johnson, after all, had made the passes on the fast break that set up hundreds of Worthy’s trademark one-handed swooping dunks.Read more…