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LA Made


colorful logo for LA Made 2020

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

Robert Pressler and a bunch of bonsai trees
March 11, 2021 4:00 PM
During this virtual event, bonsai expert, Robert Pressler, will guide audiences in constructing an ornamental tree—complete with pruning,...

farmer Elliott Kuhn holding up vegetables
March 16, 2021 2:00 PM
Join urban farmer and educator Elliott Kuhn for an in-depth virtual presentation on how you can start your own journey from seed to table...

Ethiopian dancers in costume
March 19, 2021 2:00 PM
Join us for an exploration of Eskista - an Ethiopian cultural dance which is known for its unique emphasis on intense body movement - with...

Compton Cowboys on horseback
March 25, 2021 4:00 PM
Join Author Walter Thompson-Hernandez as he discusses cowboys and community with Randy Savvy, Leader of the Compton Cowboys. His new book...

Bailey Sarian YouTube star
March 26, 2021 4:00 PM
Join Bailey Sarian, host of her YouTube series Murder, Mystery, and Makeup, for an afternoon discussion over makeup, true crime research,...

la roller girls dancing in a line
April 8, 2021 4:00 PM
The LA Roller Girls are excited to give a virtual demonstration of roller dance skating to bring awareness to the community about the...

3 Musical performers
April 22, 2021 4:00 PM
Sergio Mielniczenko, long-time radio host of "The Brazilian Hour, presents a vibrant concert-lecture with a trio of musicians, Silvia...

Christina Chu
May 5, 2021 2:00 PM
Join us in celebrating Asian Pacific Heritage Month with a virtual live Chinese traditional music performance! Performed by Christina Chu...

artist Teresa Flores
May 6, 2021 4:00 PM
Turn your kitchen into a space for fun and experimentation with Experimental Quesadilla Lab, a project by artist Teresa Flores. Together we...

flower on the sand
May 11, 2021 6:00 PM
In this class you will be guided through a unique combination of Pranayama breath, Ho’Oponopono and guided meditation so that you can...

bestselling author Yangsze Choo
May 13, 2021 4:00 PM
Celebrate Asian Pacific American Heritage Month by joining us for a conversation with New York Times bestselling author Yangsze Choo on the...

flower on the sand
May 15, 2021 3:00 PM
Instructor Jay from Liberate Hollywood will guide you through an ancient Hawaiian breathing technique for building energy, as well as the...

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...

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...