KPCC’s forum programs, live events and community engagement team bringing unique and relevant face-to-face programming to the region.

Past KPCC In Person Events

Let's Podcast — A live taping of 'The Mash-Up Americans' and 'The Limit Does Not Exist'

Annenberg Space for Photography Want to expand your podcast playlist? Join KPCC In Person for a live taping of the podcasts The Mash-Up Americans and The Limit Does Not Exist.

KPCC presents an evening with Paula Poundstone

UCLA's Royce Hall This event is sold out.

Live from the Poundstone Institute

The Nerdist Showroom at Meltdown Comics Tuesdays through September. Buy tickets now!

Seeing Green – How to lead and succeed responsibly

The Crawford Family Forum Join KPCC’s Ben Bergman and Patagonia’s Vincent Stanley as they discuss the trend toward sustainable business practices and what it takes to be a responsible company — one that not only prioritizes profits, but also social and environmental responsibility. RSVP for the event.

‘Real Boy’– an Indie Lens Pop-Up screening and conversation

Tateuchi Democracy Forum “Real Boy” is an intimate story of a family in transition. Directed by Shaleece Haas, the documentary follows 19-year-old Bennett Wallace, a transgender teen musician, as he navigates sobriety and the transitioning process.

Unheard LA – live in Hollywood (ep.3)

The Assistance League of Los Angeles Playhouse The Assistance League of Los Angeles Playhouse is tucked away in a nondescript building on a nondescript corner in Hollywood. Inside is an historic theater that will house KPCC In Person’s third “Unheard LA,” an electric show featuring the Young Storytellers and community storytellers from across Southern California.

Unheard LA – live in DTLA (ep.2)

Rosenthal Theater at Inner-City Arts The 10. The 101. The 5. Southern California’s arteries all lead back to the city’s heart: Downtown L.A. And it’s there – at the Rosenthal Theater at Inner-City Arts – that KPCC In Person will host its second “Unheard LA,” a powerful bloc of community storytellers presenting true tales of hacking into comedy school, the magic and mania of songwriting, the unexpected charm of a dive bar and more.

Unheard LA – live in Whittier (ep.1)

Ruth B. Shannon Center for the Performing Arts On April 23, KPCC In Person launches “Unheard LA – the stories of where you live,” a dynamic three-show storytelling series showcasing Southern California’s hidden gems and hidden truths: compelling unheard stories of community and identity, struggle and delight.

Fake News and the First Amendment: How to tell fact from fiction

The Crawford Family Forum What is “fake news”? The answer depends on whom you ask. Since the 2016 presidential election, there’s been a sharp rise in the use of the term “fake news” across political and journalistic spectra.

‘National Bird’ – an Indie Lens Pop-Up screening and conversation

Tateuchi Democracy Forum Drones are changing the way we conduct war. They’re also transforming the ways in which soldiers experience it. In National Bird, filmmaker Sonia Kennebeck explores the United States’ controversial drone war, providing rare insights through the eyes and experiences of veterans and survivors.