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Fallen Fruit of the Skirball
Fallen Fruit (David Burns and Austin Young) and the Skirball Cultural Center have come together to produce an immersive art installation that celebrates Jewish heritage, relationships, and love. Experience this new public participatory art commission.
On view now through October 12
Skirball Cultural Center
2701 N. Sepulveda Blvd.
For more information, click here.
New Short Fiction Series: Ron Koertge
The New Short Fiction Series hosts the book launch of Sex World by Ron Koertge in cooperation with Red Hen Press. In addition to spoken word performances, the show will feature musical guest The Sweet Potatoes.
Sunday, September 14, 7 pm
The Federal Bar
5303 Lankershim Blvd.
For more information on tickets and performances, please click here
Dorn Dance Company: The Colored Room
Dorn Dance Company presents The Colored Room, choreographed by Randé Dorn. Drawing on a tradition of satirical work by black artists and America’s legacy of minstrel shows, the performance confronts the ways in which race and gender frame our understanding of women’s varied roles. In The Colored Room, physical and social boundaries are created and questioned, solidified and crossed.
Saturday, September 20, 8 pm
White Box Theater
2590 Truxtun Road, Studio 205
For tickets and information, go to dorndancecompany.com