"Unsung Heroes: Legends of Los Angeles"

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"Unsung Heroes:  Legends of Los Angeles"

Time: January 19, 2013 from 2pm to 4pm
Location: Institute of Musical Arts
Street: 3210 West 54th Street
City/Town: Los Angeles, CA 90043
Website or Map: http://www.imalosangeles.com
Phone: (323) 300-6578
Event Type: storytelling, concert/theater
Organized By: Institute of Musical Arts
Latest Activity: Jan 10, 2013

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An ensemble of very entertaining storytellers will profile unsung heroes from LA’s past. Our featured performers are:
       Yvette Brandy -  A singer, songwriter and storyteller, born and raised on St. Thomas, United States Virgin Islands, Yvette's dynamic performances come alive with the melodic intonations of multiple dialects.   
        Michael  D. McCarty -  Michael began telling stories of Black history and culture in high school in the 1960's, before becoming an activist.  He has delighted audiences worldwide with stories that are a testament to the unity and diversity of the human spirit.
       Rebecca Martin - An actress and  storyteller, Rebecca tells stories at schools, libraries and community events all over California and in Scotland.  
       Barbara Wong -  After honing her skills as a professional storyteller in the state of Hawaii, Barbara, now shares her love of story in timeless tales that speak to the hearts of young and old alike.
       A catered reception will follow the performance.  Advance ticket purchase is required. Buy tickets online, by visiting the "Next Event" tab on the IMA website, or at http://legendsofla.eventbrite.com; or by cash, check or credit card at the IMA office, while supplies last.  For additional information call: (323) 300-6578.

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