A bilingual, humorous journey in search of what it means to be “American.” Two baseball players from Sinaloa, Mexico arrive in the U.S. with big dreams... but no documents. Armed with their Tia's famous salsa recipe, the pair works day and night to make their taco truck the “Uncle Sam” of mobile restaurants. Will a contest to be “the most American food truck” at Dodger Stadium for the 4th of July prove to Immigration and Customs Enforcement that they belong? For adults and kids 8 and up. April…See More
February 17, 2018 at 8pm to March 19, 2018 at 7:30pm
Set to the joyful sounds of traditional Puerto Rican folk music, this poignant play — the final installment in Hudes’ three-play “Elliot cycle,” which began with the Pulitzer Prize-finalist Elliot, A Soldier’s Fugue and Pulitzer Prize-winner Water by the Spoonful — chronicles a year in the life of two kindred souls as they search for love, meaning and a sense of hope in a quickly changing world. At the dawn of the Arab Spring in an ancient Jordanian town, an Iraq War veteran struggles to…See More
November 2, 2017 at 6pm to November 19, 2017 at 9:30pm
Fourteen companies from the U.S. Canada, Mexico, Cuba, Peru and Colombia celebrate dynamic, contemporary Latinx and Latin American theater during a three-week festival, with five performances presented simultaneously every Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday in the five performance spaces that make up The Los Angeles Theatre Center. An additional 12 Los Angeles-based artists will be represented in Patas Arriba (“Upside Down”), a late night “micro-theater festival” set to take place in the…See More
"Fathers' Day Song Dedication: "Good Safe Father Daze" - O-!
"Song For My Father" written by Horace Silver, sung by Leon Thomas
as played this morn. by Host Gil Fears - Edna Tatum's Gospel Classics KPFK 90.7FM…"
Presented by Dwight Trible, Executive Director, The 'new' World STAGE non profit 501 (c)(3) .1st Gig of "Summer Jazz Concert Series +": "Mingus, Monk & Mo"Nedra Wheeler, Band Leader - bass "Our 1st Lady of the Bass" - The Black Mambo Combo w/ Nedra Wheeler "back'n the daze" - O-!.Personnel: featurin' -Miguel Atwood Ferguson…See More
"L.A. previews June 15-21: Bobby Bradford... .
Fri. June 15 -- Partake of hip-pocket soul and jamjackery from Ornette cornetist Bobby Bradford's Mo'tet. At LACMA, 5905 Wilshire Blvd., LA 90036; 6-8pm; FREE; Friday summer (J)azz…"
As mentioned by Jerry Quickley, Host of This Is Happening Monday - Friday, 4pm-5pm "Limited - Father's Day Special"Paella Mixta w/ seafood & chicken. Available from noon until we sell out. Sm & LG portions available $12 & $20. "Tell'm Jerry &/or Jos(z)e(s) sent U'z a'ight?" - O-! See More
TRANCE is a poetry/music suite for Peter J. Harris’ Inspiration House PoetryChoir, a capella singers and a horn section blending virtuoso soloing, ecstatic human speech and dynamic silence into seamless VoiceMusic that explores and plays with time and its pulsations, revels in the shifts and slippages between emotional states, and features new poetry by Harris (American Book Award winner), and original music by Ed…See More