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Long Beach Community Band – Celebrating American Composers

Long Beach Community Band – Celebrating American Composers

Join your Long Beach Community Band for a celebration of music by American composers in the beautiful and acoustically-excellent Scottish Rite Cathedral. The concert will feature works by American composers who changed the world of music. April 7 at 3:00 pm FREE...
Auntie Kayte After-School Concert at Michelle Obama Library

Auntie Kayte After-School Concert at Michelle Obama Library

Award-winning singer/songwriter, Auntie Kayte, brings her original “Songs to Talk About” to Michelle Obama Library for an after-school concert on March 26th. Auntie Kayte’s irresistibly catchy songs use the power of music and words to plant seeds of...
Queer Punk Night

Queer Punk Night

A queer and femme centered event ✨🥊 Completely $free$ and all-ages thanks to @artslb ❣️ Feat music by: S.O.H. Artificial Joy GRUDGEPACKER
Wage Worker

Wage Worker

MunzĂłn Gallery is pleased to present Wake Worker, a solo exhibition by baby Mueller. The exhibition opens with a reception on Saturday March 9th from 6-9pm and will remain on view through Saturday April 6th. Wage Worker is Baby Mueller’s commentary on how...
Concert and Festival Celebrating Peace and Diversity

Concert and Festival Celebrating Peace and Diversity

Join us for an afternoon of music, art, and crafts celebrating the rich cultural diversity of Long Beach. 3 – 4 PM. Festival in the Social Hall including craft and art projects from around the globe plus tasty snacks. 4 PM. CONCERT – featuring the...
ENERGY IN MOTION – Open Conversation and Grantee Reception

ENERGY IN MOTION – Open Conversation and Grantee Reception

Join us for an afternoon celebrating the 2023 Professional Artist Fellows in the closing of “Energy in Motion”, the 2023 Professional Artist Fellowship exhibition, along with welcoming the incoming 2024 Operating I & II grantees, Community Project grantees, and...
What Can You Make with This?

What Can You Make with This?

Trash + Fashion = Trashion Do you want to be a designer? Are you a designer? Do you care about recycling? Where does our trash go? How can we contribute to ending climate change? Meet others with your same creative expressions in What Can You Make with This? Workshops...
El Conde

El Conde

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.
Figure Drawing Sessions: Ancient Vine Studio

Figure Drawing Sessions: Ancient Vine Studio

RSVP: Ancient Vine Studio Meetup group Ancient Vine Studio Meetup Group | Meetup Figure Drawing SessionsStarting in March. Thursday nights at 6:30 pm until 9:30 at night.These will run weekly with a donation of $25 to the studio.Unleash your creativity and hone your...
The Teachers’ Lounge

The Teachers’ Lounge

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 her ideals and the school system, the consequences of her actions threaten to...
Books & Buckets

Books & Buckets

SURVEY HERE Books & Buckets needs Washington Community Neighborhood’s Input! WHAT IS THE PROJECT ABOUT? A Washington Community Neighborhood Mural Project The Washington Neighborhood Basketball Court Mural Project is a collaborative effort between Washington...
Long Beach Open 2024

Long Beach Open 2024

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.  The exhibition offers a survey of what is new, and what is important...
Narration Nails Workshop

Narration Nails Workshop

Express yourself at Color Compton! Join our resident artist Jasmine Sakkarah and Born Noir’s Keesha Clark in “Narration Nation Nails: Storytellers’ Workshop! Come with a story, leave with exclusive custom nails FOR you, BY you, ABOUT you! We’re creating...
An Evening with Branford Marsalis

An Evening with Branford Marsalis

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 more virtuosic improvisations supercharged by the quartet’s...
Generation XYZ

Generation XYZ

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 is a devised play that debuted with Theatre Threshold, Cal...
SoCal Dance & Choreography Festival Applications

SoCal Dance & Choreography Festival Applications

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; the regular deadline is April 10, 2024 ($20 – $25). Emerging and...
Black History Month Author Event: Master Slave Husband Wife

Black History Month Author Event: Master Slave Husband Wife

The Friends of the Long Beach Public Library and the African American Heritage Society will present a conversation with Ilyon Woo, author of New York Times Best Seller MASTER SLAVE HUSBAND WIFE: An Epic Journey From Slavery to Freedom, and Long Beach resident Peggy...
DIANE HUBKA & THE SUN CANYON BAND in concert

DIANE HUBKA & THE SUN CANYON BAND in concert

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 country rock. With Diane’s honey-toned vocals and rhythm guitar, Rick Mayock’s expressive guitar...
POWER OF FIVE: THE WOMEN WHO SPARKED THE CIVIL RIGHTS MOVEMENT”

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

“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. Hours for the show’s opening are 6-9 pm. This show is cosponsored by Creative Corps, a new...
Breath Work Workshop featuring Nina Sarnelle

Breath Work Workshop featuring Nina Sarnelle

Location: Long Beach Forward 425 Atlantic Ave, Long Beach, CA 90802 A collective vocal workshop focused on air quality in Long Beach. All ages 10+ welcome (minors must have a guardian present), no skills or prior experience needed. Come listen, breathe, share your...
Love’s Labour’s Lost

Love’s Labour’s Lost

The Helen Borgers Theater Home of The Long Beach Shakespeare Company is proud to present Love’s Labour’s Lost Written by William Shakespeare Directed by Maren English Produced by Holly Leveque Love, comedy and mistaken identity reign supreme in this romantic...
Fun-A-Day-LA

Fun-A-Day-LA

Registration now open for annual Fun-A-Day-LA show! The premise is simple: pick a project. Take a photograph, make soap or the bed, draw a cat, bake a cake, paint a tarot card, knit blankets, design a board game or jewelry, create protest signs or poetry, create a new...