Rosenthal Theater at Inner-City Arts|Sunday, April 30, 5:30pm - 7:00pmThe 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.
Ruth B. Shannon Center for the Performing Arts|Sunday, April 23, 5:30pm - 7:00pmOn 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.
The Crawford Family Forum|Tuesday, April 11, 7:00pm - 8:30pmWhat 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.
Tateuchi Democracy Forum|Wednesday, April 5, 7:30pm - 9:00pmDrones 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.
The Crawford Family Forum|Tuesday, April 4, 7:30pm - 9:00pmThe 2016 presidential election, high-profile police shootings of black men and women, as well as conversations about diversity in Hollywood have all placed a focus on race, racism and identity in the United States.
The Penthouse of NoHo|Wednesday, March 29, 7:30pm - 9:00pmYoung people who dream of careers in the arts often hear skeptical questions from parents and other adults: “How are you going to pay the bills?” “You don’t want to be a starving artist, do you?”
The Crawford Family Forum|Saturday, March 11, 2:00pm - 3:30pmManagement consultant Peter Drucker once said, “What gets measured gets managed.” And it’s often true that in order to tackle a problem, you need data to illuminate the issue.
Tateuchi Democracy Forum|Wednesday, March 8, 7:30pm - 9:00pmThere's an alternative high school in Southern California that's considered a last resort for teenagers who have fallen so far behind in school credits that they have almost no chance of receiving a diploma.
La Plaza De Cultura y Artes|Tuesday, March 7, 5:30pm - 8:30pmYep. It’s already time for another election in Los Angeles County. On March 7, voters head to the polls to cast ballots on a countywide homeless measure and, depending on where they live, local offices and proposals.