The Theatre at Ace Hotel|Sunday, February 17, 1:00pm - 3:00pmJoin us on Sunday, February 17, one week before the 91st Academy Awards, as KPCC In Person convenes AirTalk’s FilmWeek critics for its 17th annual Oscar preview event. This year, host Larry Mantle and the critics return to the stage of the historic Theatre at Ace Hotel in downtown Los Angeles.
West Hollywood Library|Wednesday, February 13, 5:00pm - 6:30pmKPCC In Person’s community-centered storytelling series Unheard LA explores the nuances and complexities of Southern California through the first-person experiences of our fellow Angelenos. Spoken word? music? poetry? magic? That’s up to you.
The Wiltern|Friday, February 1, 7:45pm - 10:00pm“Live from Here with Chris Thile” is a unique blend of musical performances, comedy, and audience interaction. Join KPCC In Person and musician, songwriter, and host Chris Thile for a variety show with enough well-known and up-and-coming talent to fill up your public radio tote bag.
The LA84 Foundation|Thursday, January 24, 7:00pm - 8:30pmJoin KPCC’s Priska Neely and a panel of guests as they discuss the black infant mortality crisis and share information women can use to empower themselves.
Magnin Auditorium - Skirball Cultural Center|Tuesday, January 15, 8:00pm - 9:30pmJoin “1A” host Joshua Johnson for some much-needed conversation as we explore the complicated relationship between California and the nation — from politics to the economy, innovation, and immigration.
The Crawford Family Forum|Thursday, December 13, 7:00pm - 8:30pmThe first years of life are extremely important for children’s brains. Our understanding of the brain and child development seems to expand by the minute. There’s a constant flow of new research and information about how to raise and teach young children. Fortunately, many of the child development experts championing this research live in Southern California.
The Crawford Family Forum|Thursday, December 6, 5:00pm - 6:00pm“The Frame” host John Horn is sitting down at the piano with Academy Award-nominated composer, pianist, and producer Nicholas Britell. KPCC In Person and “The Frame” invite you to join us for an intimate, hour-long conversation with the innovative composer.
Glenn Wallichs Theatre, University of Redlands |Tuesday, December 4, 7:30pm - 9:00pmThe Inland Empire hasn’t traditionally been known as a cultural melting pot. But things are changing, at least in part thanks to the two-county region’s affordable housing and economic opportunities. Now, one in five Inland Empire residents is foreign born, according to a study by UC Riverside’s Center for Social Innovation.
The Theatre at Ace Hotel|Sunday, December 2, 1:00pm - 3:00pmThe era of the silent film made way for sound and talkies in 1929, which was the first and last year a silent film won best picture at the Academy Awards. That is until Michel Hazanavicius’s 2011 film “The Artist,” a love letter in the style of those black-and-white silent movies, won best picture – along with four other Academy Awards, three Golden Globes, seven BAFTAs, and a slew of other critical honors.