Skirball Cultural Center

Daymé Arocena: Sunset Concerts at the Skirball

Become immersed in the contemporary Cuban music scene with Daymé Arocena. Showcasing a powerful stage presence, the singer-composer combines Santerian chant, rhythmic complexity, fluid jazz styling, and a nuanced Afro-Cuban soulfulness. More

California Plaza

Grand Performances: Cameron Graves

An evening of consciousness-broadening Jazz Fusion and pulse-quickening energy from a founding member of L.A.’s West Coast Get Down jazz collective. A don’t miss/can’t miss event. More

California Plaza

Grand Performances: Daedelus Grooves for COLA20

Daedelus and musical pals will reinvent classic EDM/IDM joints on real instruments as lullabies, sing-alongs, and merry melodies— as Grand Performances celebrates 20 years of City of L. More

Skirball Cultural Center

David Buchbinder’s Odessa/Havana: Sunset Concerts at the Skirball

Explore the rich and exhilarating connections between Jewish and Cuban music. Sharing Andalusian, Arabic, Roma, Sephardic, and North African ancestry, award-winning trumpeter David Buchbinder and Grammy-nominated Cuban pianist Hilario Durán team up with a global ensemble of jazz greats. More

Image courtesy of Park Circus / Miramax

Skirball Cultural Center

Betsayda Machado y La Parranda El Clavo: Sunset Concerts at the Skirball

With their “singular, passionate, and purposeful voices” (NPR), Venezuelan singer Betsayda Machado and the multigenerational band of musicians and dancers La Parranda El Clavo take the stage for the final concert of the season. More

Museum of Latin American Art

Frida Kahlo: Through the Lens of Nickolas Muray

Frida Kahlo: Through the Lens of Nickolas Muray contains photographic portraits taken by Muray of Frida Kahlo between 1937 and 1946. Muray photographed Frida more than any of his other subjects and his portraits of her are among the most iconic images of the artist. Also on display are copies of correspondence between Muray and Frida. More

Nick Elgar

Skirball Cultural Center

Paul Simon: Words and Music

Through his extraordinary storytelling and exploration of sound, Paul Simon has captured the mood of the nation. Come celebrate his enduring legacy. On view will be instruments, records, sheet music, handwritten lyrics, photography, costumes, and stage maquettes, as well as listening stations and performance footage spanning Simon’s six-decade career. More

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The Broad Museum

"Oracle"

In an increasingly small world that spans politics, culture and commerce, The Broad will present an interpretation of the elusive globalizing forces at work in contemporary society in "Oracle," a free collection installation this spring that will fill the museum’s first-floor galleries with more than 30 works from the Broad collection. More

The Nerdist Showroom at Meltdown Comics

Live from the Poundstone Institute

Tuesdays through August 22. Buy tickets now! More