Skirball Cultural Center

Douglas Coupland

Canadian novelist and visual artist Douglas Coupland discusses his new novel, "Worst. Person. Ever." with author and veteran interviewer Neil Strauss. Coupland is known for work that synthesizes high and low culture and that examines how modern technology impacts human existence. He first rose to fame with his debut novel, the 1991 bestseller "Generation X: Tales for an Accelerated Culture," which helped to popularize terms like “Generation X” and “McJob.” More

REDCAT

Emio Greco | PC: ROCCO

Choose a ringside seat for this intensely physical dance event set in a stylized boxing ring, where choreographers Emio Greco and Pieter Scholten put dancers face to face in a suite of bouts that are exhilarating, exhausting and deeply poignant—inspired by Luchino Visconti’s "Rocco e i suoi fratelli (Rocco and His Brothers). More

The Broad Stage

A Midsummer Night's Dream

Bristol Old Vic’s Artistic Director Tom Morris and Cape Town’s Handspring Puppet Company reunite for an inventive new take on Shakespeare’s romantic comedy. "A Midsummer Night’s Dream" unfurls in the wooded ambiance of The Broad Stage, interweaving the lives of lovers, actors, foes and fairies. Played out on a starkly beautiful set with a young cast of actors and puppeteers, this is a Dream about love, transformation, survival and song. More

Harvey Mudd College

2014 Annenberg Leadership and Management Speaker Series featuring Thomas F. Secunda

The Annenberg Leadership and Management Speaker Series at Harvey Mudd College presents Thomas F. Secunda, the global head of Bloomberg’s Financial Products and Services. The speaker series brings to campus accomplished individuals who are recognized, world-class leaders in their fields of endeavor. The lectures provide an engaging forum for senior executives to address pertinent leadership issues and to share their insights with the HMC community. More

The Broad Stage

"Man in a Case" starring Mikhail Baryshnikov

Adapted from two Anton Chekhov short stories, "Man In A Case" is a pair of haunting love stories - one of an officious, anti-social man and his involvement with an extroverted woman. More

Venue Fresh Markets: Artist’s Rendition, Market Evaluation, and Installation Offer

Venue Fresh Markets brings fresh and healthy food and beverages to office environments in Los Angeles and Orange County – turning a portion of an office break room into a modern cashless convenience store and vending alternative. More

Brewery Artwalk

Brewery ArtWalk

The Brewery ArtWalk is a twice-annual open studio weekend at the worlds largest art complex. With over 100 participating resident artists, you can have the opportunity to see new works, discover new favorites, speak with the artists and purchase artwork directly from the artists' studios. More

USC Health Science Campus

Clinical Study: Dose Optimization for Stroke Evaluation (DOSE)

The DOSE study at USC's Division of Biokinesiology and Physical Therapy is about rehabilitation of arm function after a stroke. The investigators are testing the dosage of therapy that is needed for meaningful recovery of arm and hand function. Eligible candidates must have had a stroke affecting the use of an arm or hand at least 6 months ago. 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, May 3 and 4, 10 a. More

Haugh Performing Arts Center at Citrus College

Branford Marsalis

National Endowment for the Arts Jazz Master, renowned Grammy® Award-winning saxophonist and Tony® Award nominee, Branford Marsalis is one of the most revered instrumentalists of his time. He comes to Haugh Performing Arts Center at Citrus College for a matinee performance. More