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SoCal Dance & Choreography Festival Applications

Southern California Dance Theatre 4410 Greenmeadow Road, Long Beach, United States

Applications are now accepted for the SoCal Dance & Choreography Festival hosted by the Southern California Dance Theatre. Early Bird and application fee ($15 -$20) deadline is March 1, 2024; […]

$15 – $25

POWER OF FIVE: THE WOMEN WHO SPARKED THE CIVIL RIGHTS MOVEMENT”

Loiter Gallery 425 The Promenade, Long Beach, California

“POWER OF FIVE: THE WOMEN WHO SPARKED THE CIVIL RIGHTS MOVEMENT,” a series of sculptures by Larry Stokes, will open on Saturday, February 17th at Loiter Galleries in Long Beach. […]

Free

El Conde

The Art Theatre 2025 E 4th st, Long Beach, CA, United States

OSCAR® Nominated for Best Cinematography. After living 250 years in this world, Augusto Pinochet, who is not dead but an aged vampire, decides to die once and for all.

$12
Event Series Fun-A-Day-LA

Fun-A-Day-LA

Jewel Box Children's Theater Long Beach

8th Annual Fun-A-Day-LA art show! Check out the community canvas worked on by participants who stopped by our meetups. View art work by participants! Plus there will be snacks! Fun-A-Day-LA […]

Free
Event Series Fun-A-Day-LA

Fun-A-Day-LA

Jewel Box Children's Theater Long Beach

8th Annual Fun-A-Day-LA art show! Check out the community canvas worked on by participants who stopped by our meetups. View art work by participants! Plus there will be snacks! Fun-A-Day-LA […]

Free

Color Your Emotions

Laguna Health & Wellness 24351 Moulton Pkwy, Laguna Woods, United States

Designed to deepen your connection to self. Find alternative ways of self-expression through basic color and shape, while building familiarity with autonomy and self-directed choice. Participants of all ages and […]

Free

Color Your Emotions

Designed to deepen your connection to self. Find alternative ways of self-expression through basic color and shape, while building familiarity with autonomy and self-directed choice. Participants of all ages and […]

San Pedro FirstThursday ArtWalk and Guided Tour

San Pedro Waterfront Arts District 880 W 18th St, San Pedro, United States

Join us for the third FirstThursday ArtWalk of 2024! Come out, visit with your friends, and see some art! One of the first in the region, the 26-year-old monthly First […]

Free
Event Series The Teachers’ Lounge

The Teachers’ Lounge

The Art Theatre 2025 E 4th st, Long Beach, CA, United States

OSCAR® Nominated for Best International Feature (Germany). When one of her students is suspected of theft, teacher Carla Nowak decides to get to the bottom of the matter. Caught between […]

$12

Long Beach Open 2024

Hellada Gallery 117 Linden Ave,, Long Beach, CA, United States

Long Beach Open 2024 is a non-juried graphic art (painting, drawing, photography, and all media on a flat surface) exhibition reflecting the most current state of artistic expression in Long Beach. […]

An Afternoon with author Shelby Van Pelt

"Remarkably Bright Creatures" - novel on the NYT best seller list for 38 weeks. Sunday, March 10, 2024 • 2 pm City Council Chambers at Long Beach City Hall 411 […]

Free
Event Series OPEN MIC NIGHT

OPEN MIC NIGHT

Grand Annex 434 W. 6th St., San Pedro, United States

Musicians & Poets! Come on down to the Grand Annex on the second Thursday of each month for Open Mic Night! To perform: Sign up at 6:30 PM. The first […]

$5 – $7.75
Event Series Generation XYZ

Generation XYZ

Long Beach Playhouse 5021 E. Anaheim Street, Long Beach, United States

We are thrilled to kick off (un)defined art collective’s dynamic season with the devised production, Generation XYZ, produced in collaborating with the Long Beach Playhouse! Created in 2017, Generation XYZ […]

$25

An Evening with Branford Marsalis

Carpenter Performing Arts Center 6200 E Atherton St, Long Beach, CA, United States

NEA Jazz Master and three-time Grammy Award winner, legendary saxophonist Branford Marsalis is one of the most revered figures in contemporary music. He returns with the Branford Marsalis Quartet for […]

$65

John Kraus & The Goers St. Patrick’s Day Show

Grand Annex 434 W. 6th St., San Pedro, United States

Captain John and the band deliver vintage sea shanties and nautical tunes with Celtic-punk and pirate-rock swagger. Kraus leads this merry crew of powerhouse musicians after years spent as a […]

$25 – $40

Reading of The People with the Trees in Their Chest

Grand Annex 434 W. 6th St., San Pedro, United States

A Staged Reading of an original play The People with The Trees in Their Chest by Shawn Christopher Lovell Nabors. Produced by Grand Vision Foundation. The audience will be invited […]

Free

What Can You Make With This?

Rancho Los Alamitos 6400 E Bixby Hill Rd, Long Beach

“What Can You Make With This?” Saturday, March 23rd 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm On the Barns Lawn A "Trashion" Sustainability Program at RLA with artist, Amy Bauer We’re taking […]

Free

Community Art Workshop

Express Yourself Through ART! Mental Health America of Los Angeles (MHALA) and Artist Rhonda Love host a fun-filled day of creativity! Join us for a mixer with food & music, […]

Free

Dreamland w/ Kimberly Ford The Music of Joni Mitchell

Grand Annex 434 W. 6th St., San Pedro, United States

Jazz vocalist Kimberly Ford pays homage to one of the most iconic singer-songwriters of the Woodstock generation, Joni Mitchell. Mitchell touched millions with her masterful hits across the folk, jazz, […]

$30 – $45

Team Taiko Drumming

Grand Annex 434 W. 6th St., San Pedro, United States

We believe in creating unique opportunities for people to meet their neighbors and engage in their community in a new way. Come play with us! Taiko is a Japanese traditional […]

$5 – $25

Event Series Team Taiko Drumming

Team Taiko Drumming

Grand Annex 434 W. 6th St., San Pedro, United States

We believe in creating unique opportunities for people to meet their neighbors and engage in their community in a new way. Come play with us! Taiko is a Japanese traditional […]

$5 – $25

Jack of Hearts w/ Scarlet Rivera The Music of Bob Dylan

Grand Annex 434 W. 6th St., San Pedro, United States

For over five decades, Bob Dylan has remained one of the most important figures in American music. The Jack of Hearts Band seeks to authentically replicate the sound of Dylan […]

$32 – $47

An Evening with Henry Winkler

Carpenter Performing Arts Center 6200 E Atherton St, Long Beach, CA, United States

From his breakout role as “The Fonz” on Happy Days to his current co-starring role as acting coach Gene Cousineau on the hit HBO dark comedy Barry, Henry Winkler has […]

$65

Jack of Hearts w/ Scarlet Rivera The Music of Bob Dylan

Grand Annex 434 W. 6th St., San Pedro, United States

For over five decades, Bob Dylan has remained one of the most important figures in American music. The Jack of Hearts Band seeks to authentically replicate the sound of Dylan– […]

$32 – $47

DIANE HUBKA & THE SUN CANYON BAND in concert

Grace First Presbyterian Church 3955 N Studebaker Rd, Long Beach, CA

L.A. based Diane Hubka & The Sun Canyon Band brings new life to a wide variety of celebrated genres, from Texas swing to delta blues, from lilting ballads to heartland […]

Free

Renaissance High School for the Arts Open House Arts Festival

Renaissance High School for the Arts 235 E 8th St, Long Beach, CA, United States

You are invited to Renaissance High School for the Arts' annual showcase of visual and performing arts. This year's theme is Blast to the Past 1900-2000! Come dressed in your […]

Free
Event Series Sew It Goes

Sew It Goes

Michelle Obama Library 5870 Atlantic Ave, Long Beach, CA, United States

A monthly sewing workshop with special guest Amy Bauer. Participate in an upcoming Trashion show hosted by local artist Amy Bauer and Jewel Box Children's Theater. Bring CLEAN rubbish and […]

Free

Jimmy’s Buffet

Grand Annex 434 W. 6th St., San Pedro, United States

Calling all Parrot Heads! Celebrate the music and vibes of – you guessed it! – Jimmy Buffett. Experience a truly authentic Buffett sound with 12 of California’s best musicians. The […]

$32 – $47

The People with the Trees in Their Chest

Grand Annex 434 W. 6th St., San Pedro, United States

A Workshop Performance of a new, original play by award-winning playwright, Shawn Christopher Lovell Nabors. A modern-day play following an African American family from Brooklyn, NY who struggle to break […]

Free

The People with the Trees in Their Chest

Grand Annex 434 W. 6th St., San Pedro, United States

A Workshop Performance of a new, original play by award-winning playwright, Shawn Christopher Lovell Nabors. A modern-day play following an African American family from Brooklyn, NY who struggle to break […]

Free

Ali Coyle

Grand Annex 434 W. 6th St., San Pedro, United States

Next wave pop-folk troubadour and her band deliver a mix of danceable and dreamy songs.

$20 – $35

Andy & Renee & Hard Rain Songs from Laurel Canyon

Grand Annex 434 W. 6th St., San Pedro, United States

SoCal favorites play originals and Songs from Laurel Canyon. Hear classic rock hits of the late ’60s and ’70s from Buffalo Springfield, Carole King, James Taylor, Linda Ronstadt, CSNY and […]

$32 – $47

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