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.