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LA Made


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LA Made is a cultural series featuring free music, dance, theater, and conversations with local entertainers at libraries throughout the City.

Season 5: July 1, 2020 - May 31, 2021

Upcoming Events

2 men performing Chinese music
May 20, 2021 4:00 PM
Performers Christopher Garcia and George Abe present traditional and new music from indigenous instruments of India, Japan, and more....

Musician and composer Jie Ma
May 27, 2021 4:00 PM
Musician and composer Jie Ma plays traditional Chinese instruments and electronics in a concert celebrating her Chinese heritage, L.A.'s...

actor Chris Renfro and his feet
June 10, 2021 4:00 PM
Join Chris Renfro, an LA-based actor, writer, comedian, and home baker, for an introduction to the basics of sketch comedy, specifically...

3 musicians playing Brazilian instruments
June 16, 2021 7:00 PM
Sergio Mielniczenko, long-time radio host of "The Brazilian Hour, presents a vibrant concert-lecture with a trio of musicians, Silvia...

Green Girl Leah Thomas in the plants
June 17, 2021 4:00 PM
Leah is an intersectional environmental activist and eco-communicator based in Southern California. She’s passionate about advocating for...

Peter Kim, Jiavani Linayao, Nathan Ramos-Park, and Christopher Renfro
June 24, 2021 4:00 PM
Gaysian AF is the hit sold-out variety show that ran for a year at the Upright Citizen’s Brigade Theatre in Hollywood before the collapse...

Toni Frohoff, Ph.D. holding binoculars
July 15, 2021 4:00 PM
Toni Frohoff, Ph.D., is a wildlife scientist, advocate, author, and TED speaker with Terramar Research. Join us as we explore cognition,...