Royce Hall

Batsheva Dance Company 50th Anniversary Tour: Sadeh21

Tel Aviv-based contemporary dance company Batsheva celebrates 50 years and presents "Sadeh21" an explosive physical journey rich in sensations revealed through a succession of solos, duets and group ensembles that are in turn delicate, athletic, slow or twitchy, reflecting the many different ways to exist in the world. More

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The Crawford Family Forum

The Islamic State militants: Are they a global threat? What should we do about them?

Kelly McEvers, Brian Michael Jenkins, and Rep. Adam Schiff talk about the rise of the Islamic State group, its threat to the Middle East and globally, and what the United States should do about it. More

East West Players

Takarazuka!!!

Yuko is the Top Star of the Takarazuka, an all-female Japanese performance troupe, that has put on lavishly staged spectacles for decades. Facing retirement, Yuko begins to be haunted by the ghost of a former top star. More

REDCAT

Elevator Repair Service: Arguendo

New York’s provocative ensemble Elevator Repair Service now brings the U.S. legal system to the stage in pure absurdist fashion. ERS portrays the Justices, lawyers and exotic dancers as they depict verbatim the U.S. Supreme Court case Barnes v. Glen Theatre, a 1991 case brought by a group of go-go dancers who claimed a First Amendment right to dance totally nude. Meanings are nuanced as the Justices attempt to define dance, ponder nudity from opera houses to strip-clubs, and ultimately answer if dancing naked is artistic expression or immoral conduct. More

Ahmanson Theatre

BalletBoyz

One of the most cheekily original and innovative forces in modern dance, BalletBoyz is the brainchild of former Royal Ballet dancers Michael Nunn and William Trevitt. Recipient of a 2013 UK Critic’s Circle National Dance Award for Best Independent Company, the all-male company from a variety of different dance background promises a “viscerally thrilling’ (The Telegraph) “adrenaline rush” (The Times) More

La Brea Tar Pits

NKLA - No Kill Los Angeles Adoption Weekend

You can adopt your new best friend at NKLA Adoption Weekend. Meet over 1,000 dogs, cats, puppies and kittens for adoption from more than 50 Los Angeles rescues and shelters, Saturday and Sunday, Nov. More

UCLA's Royce Hall

KPCC & Marketplace Present: How I learned the business of creativity

Join host Kai Ryssdal as he discusses the Business of Creativity with special guests Norman Lear and Amy Poehler. More

USC, Health Sciences Campus

NPR Presents Family Matters: Your Financial Lifetime

Convening communities across the country, NPR Presents Family Matters: Your Financial Lifetime in an effort to move the conversation beyond just talk for audiences at different phases in their economic journey. More

Mark Taper Forum

"What The Butler Saw" at the Mark Taper Forum

This classic comic masterpiece has all the ingredients of a thoroughly enjoyable romp: manic action, twisting plotlines, mistaken identities, slamming doors, disappearing clothes, and, above all, Joe Orton’s subversive wit, breakneck dialogue and outrageous lack of appropriateness. More

La Mirada Theatre for the Performing Arts

Lunch and Learn: Networking to Build Your Business, featuring Michelle Ruiz

Southern California Public Radio invites you to Lunch and Learn: Networking to Build Your Business, featuring Michelle Ruiz, a bilingual entrepreneur and public speaker whose passions are entrepreneurship, empowerment, and technology. Join the SCPR Underwriting Team in a series of talks that will focus on creative marketing concepts for today’s competitive small business space. More