Skirball Cultural Center

Light & Noir: Exiles and Émigrés in Hollywood, 1933–1950

You love their movies. Now discover their stories. The exhibition Light & Noir: Exiles and Émigrés in Hollywood, 1933–1950 explores how the experiences of German-speaking exiles and émigrés who fled Nazi Europe—many of them Jews—influenced the classic films of Hollywood’s Golden Age. More

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Sunnylands Center & Gardens

The future of California's Republican Party (#AT30)

As AirTalk celebrates 30 years on the air, we look ahead to how political parties will shift in the decades to come. What are the issues that will matter most to voters in 2016? More

Choi Auditorium, Occidental College

City of Quartz at 25 (#3rdLA)

Arguably the most important book written about Los Angeles in the last four decades -- and easily the most controversial -- City of Quartz is about to turn 25. How well does Mike Davis’s polemical, darkly dystopian vision of Los Angeles, which helped shaped the thinking of a generation of regional architects and writers, hold up? As the perfect distillation of Second L. More

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The Crawford Family Forum

NEXT: Solar power - energy of the future?

Your electric bill goes up, or the grid goes down…Is our sun the answer? Host Mat Kaplan and his guests ask “What’s next in solar?” More

American Jewish University

92Y 7 Days of Genius: Venture into the Extraordinary: The Genius of Evolution with Rabbi Bradley Shavit Artson

In partnership with the 92Y, Whizin Center for Continuing Education of the American Jewish University presents 7 Days of Genius: Venture into the Extraordinary: The Genius of Evolution. More

East West Players

Washer/Dryer

Why is Sonya so hesitant to introduce her new husband Michael to the people in her building? Why does the doorman keep calling her about a package in the lobby? Tempers and misunderstanding flare and mayhem ensues as the arrival of Michael’s mother, some nosey neighbors, and Sonya’s best friend Sam force Michael and Sonya to re-evaluate their relationship and decide whether all is fair in love and real estate in the world premiere of this new farce. More

Ahmanson Theatre

Dame Edna’s Glorious Goodbye at the Ahmanson

You dare not miss the spectacular side-splitting historic finale of Barry Humphries and global gigastar, Dame Edna Everage celebrating a 50-year career of sold-out venues, command performances for the Royal Family, television specials and around-the-world tours. More

The Crawford Family Forum

Community Cinema: 'The Homestretch'

The Homestretch a film by Anne de Mare & Kirsten Kelly. More

Mark Taper Forum

"The Price" by Arthur Miller at the Mark Taper Forum

Two estranged brothers meet in their deceased father’s apartment to dig through his belongings, finally unearthing the hidden motives for events that long ago fractured their relationship. More