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So What! – The Artistry of Miles Davis at William Grant Still Arts Center

March 12, 2016 at 3pm to June 4, 2016 at 5pm
So What! The Artistry of Miles DavisMarch 12-June 4, 2016Opening Reception:  Saturday, March 12, 3:00-6:00pmSo What! Featuring live opening concert on Saturday 3/12 from 3:30-5:30pm by Project World Drum bringing together drummers and trumpeter Dr. Alfonse White, along with  electronic instruments to experiment…See More
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So What! – The Artistry of Miles Davis at William Grant Still Arts Center

March 12, 2016 at 3pm to June 4, 2016 at 5pm
So What! The Artistry of Miles DavisMarch 12-June 4, 2016Opening Reception:  Saturday, March 12, 3:00-6:00pmSo What! Featuring live opening concert on Saturday 3/12 from 3:30-5:30pm by Project World Drum bringing together drummers and trumpeter Dr. Alfonse White, along with  electronic instruments to experiment…See More
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So What! – The Artistry of Miles Davis at William Grant Still Arts Center

March 12, 2016 at 3pm to June 4, 2016 at 5pm
So What! The Artistry of Miles DavisMarch 12-June 4, 2016Opening Reception:  Saturday, March 12, 3:00-6:00pmSo What! Featuring live opening concert on Saturday 3/12 from 3:30-5:30pm by Project World Drum bringing together drummers and trumpeter Dr. Alfonse White, along with  electronic instruments to experiment…See More
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35th Annual Black Doll Show - Closing Event at William Grant Still Arts Center

February 13, 2016 from 2pm to 5pm
Closing Panel and PerformancePart of 35th Annual Black Doll Show – Trench Art Retrospective: The War Against HIV/AIDS – Women of the African Diaspora in the TrenchesPanel: “Creating Sanctuary: Eliminating HIV/AIDS-Related Stigma and Shame”Saturday, February 13, 2:00-5:00 pmJoin the William…See More
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35th Annual Black Doll Show - Closing Event at William Grant Still Arts Center

February 13, 2016 from 2pm to 5pm
Closing Panel and PerformancePart of 35th Annual Black Doll Show – Trench Art Retrospective: The War Against HIV/AIDS – Women of the African Diaspora in the TrenchesPanel: “Creating Sanctuary: Eliminating HIV/AIDS-Related Stigma and Shame”Saturday, February 13, 2:00-5:00 pmJoin the William…See More
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35th Annual Black Doll Show - Closing Event at William Grant Still Arts Center

February 13, 2016 from 2pm to 5pm
Closing Panel and PerformancePart of 35th Annual Black Doll Show – Trench Art Retrospective: The War Against HIV/AIDS – Women of the African Diaspora in the TrenchesPanel: “Creating Sanctuary: Eliminating HIV/AIDS-Related Stigma and Shame”Saturday, February 13, 2:00-5:00 pmJoin the William…See More
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35th Annual Black Doll Show Trench Art Retrospective: The War Against HIV/AIDS Women of the African Diaspora in the Trenches - Curated by Dr. Cynthia Davis - Opens Saturday, December 12, 2-5pm at William Grant Still Arts Center

December 12, 2015 to February 13, 2016
The exhibit highlights the impact of the HIV/AIDS pandemic domestically & globally on women of color empowering beyond stigma & shame. Features 200 artist dolls, sculptures, community-created handmade dolls from Dr. Cynthia Davis’s Dolls of Hope Project, artist-designed altars & quilts including the NAMES Project Foundation’s AIDS Memorial Quilt. Artists & collectors include Floyd Bell, Stormy Weather, Ingrid Humphrey,Gary Jones, Allyson Allen, Bernard Hoyes, Ramsess, Ofelia…See More
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“Wilhemina’s War” Documentary Screening - West Coast Debut at William Grant Still Arts Center

January 9, 2016 from 3pm to 5pm
The leading cause of death for African-American women in their childbearing years is AIDS, and 1 in 32 will be diagnosed in their lifetime.Join us for a screening of the documentary Wilhemina’s War,…See More
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“Wilhemina’s War” Documentary Screening - West Coast Debut at William Grant Still Arts Center

January 9, 2016 from 3pm to 5pm
The leading cause of death for African-American women in their childbearing years is AIDS, and 1 in 32 will be diagnosed in their lifetime.Join us for a screening of the documentary Wilhemina’s War,…See More
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35th Annual Black Doll Show Trench Art Retrospective: The War Against HIV/AIDS Women of the African Diaspora in the Trenches - Curated by Dr. Cynthia Davis - Opens Saturday, December 12, 2-5pm at William Grant Still Arts Center

December 12, 2015 to February 13, 2016
The exhibit highlights the impact of the HIV/AIDS pandemic domestically & globally on women of color empowering beyond stigma & shame. Features 200 artist dolls, sculptures, community-created handmade dolls from Dr. Cynthia Davis’s Dolls of Hope Project, artist-designed altars & quilts including the NAMES Project Foundation’s AIDS Memorial Quilt. Artists & collectors include Floyd Bell, Stormy Weather, Ingrid Humphrey,Gary Jones, Allyson Allen, Bernard Hoyes, Ramsess, Ofelia…See More
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35th Annual Black Doll Show Trench Art Retrospective: The War Against HIV/AIDS Women of the African Diaspora in the Trenches - Opens Saturday, December 12, 2-5pm at William Grant Still Arts Center

December 12, 2015 to February 13, 2016
The exhibit highlights the impact of the HIV/AIDS pandemic domestically & globally on women of color empowering beyond stigma & shame. Features 200 artist dolls, sculptures, community-created handmade dolls from Dr. Cynthia Davis’s Dolls of Hope Project, artist-designed altars & quilts including the NAMES Project Foundation’s AIDS Memorial Quilt. Artists & collectors include Floyd Bell, Stormy Weather, Ingrid Humphrey,Gary Jones, Allyson Allen, Bernard Hoyes, Ramsess, Ofelia…See More
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Sankofa Project Launch and Dialogue ft. Performance by Sheldon Bailey at William Grant Still Arts Center

October 31, 2015 from 12pm to 3pm
“Armed with the knowledge of our past, we can with confidence charter a course for our future. Culture is an indispensable weapon in the freedom struggle. We must take hold of it and forge the future with the past.” – Malcolm X Speech at Founding Rally of the Organization of Afro-American Unity (28 June 1964)Sankofa is a multi-media, multi-discipline project by Community Services Unlimited inc. (CSU) looking at their work through the lens of their…See More
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Sankofa Project Launch and Dialogue at William Grant Still Arts Center

October 31, 2015 from 12pm to 3pm
“Armed with the knowledge of our past, we can with confidence charter a course for our future. Culture is an indispensable weapon in the freedom struggle. We must take hold of it and forge the future with the past.” – Malcolm X Speech at Founding Rally of the Organization of Afro-American Unity (28 June 1964)Sankofa is a multi-media, multi-discipline project by Community Services Unlimited inc. (CSU) looking at their work through the lens of their…See More
Oct 17, 2015

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So what brings you to Leimert Park Beat? Tell us a little bit about yourself.
The William Grant Still Arts Center is a community arts center named after Dr. William Grant Still, the African American classical music composer. We offer music and art programs for youth, seniors and adults, readings and workshops, exhibitions, concerts, festivals, seminars, and summer and winter camps for youth as well as community meeting space.
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Last song I heard or I sang:
Feeling Good, Nina Simone and Freedom, Abbey Lincoln
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Community Arts Center

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Young Artists Award Ceremony at Congregational Church of Christian Fellowship

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[New Location] THE World STAGE Saturday _]azz \/\/orkshop w/ Coordinator Billy McCoy ♪ July '16 at The World Stage - Art, Education & Performance Gallery "The heart of L.A.'s African-American cultural community." - L.A. Times

July 2, 2016 at 12pm to July 30, 2016 at 2pm
"Summertime" - Billy StewartThe Jazz Workshop: Every Sat. 12:00 pm to 2:00 pm Participates & good Patrons of the arts welcome...Current new Coordinator, Billy McCoy "lucky to have him" - Maestro, Charles OwensTHE "New Renaissance" WORLD STAGE - Daylight Savings timez /Summer begins / El Nino-La Nina / '16 "Year of the Monkey" (click-on to open embedded URLs)Plz see…See More
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Is a bad back or trick knee keeping you from exercise? Get in the water instead. SCAQ swim club invites you to join us for three free community service classes. RSVP to SCAQ@swim.net





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Metro Business Interruption Fund Summer Workshops at US Bank Community Room

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Critical Mass Dance Company presents AmaTerra: A Work of Blacklight Dance Theatre at the Ivy Substation in Culver City this Saturday, June 25 at 6 pm. Using CMDC's unique fusion of dance, circus arts and aerial arts performed under a blacklight, AmaTerra is a story of…

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Hundreds of attendees turned out for Kappa Delta Sigmas' 6th Annual Honor Our Father Awards Brunch, as keynote speaker Dr. Chris L. Hickey Sr. shared enlightening stories from his book Admired Man Why? The Making of an Admired Man. LOS ANGELES - June 23, 2016 - PRLog -- "Name a man that you admire,' Dr. Chris L. Hickey Sr. begins, as the room filled with attendees took in the emotion packed stories shared by thousands of individuals surveyed for the book…See More
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The 2nd Annual ASIAN HERITAGE JAZZ FESTIVAL @ JACCC Sat Jun 25th '16 6-10PM

"Jazz Orientation in J-town (Little Tokyo) aka Bronzeville (Jazz heritage) w/ all do respect..." -                           The 2nd Annual Asian Heritage Jazz Festival features a selection of the most renowned Asian Jazz Artists in America, who have made inroads on a national and global scale.The…See More
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The Stevie Mack Show - June 26th 6pm at KAOS Network

June 26, 2016 from 6pm to 8pm
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Bestselling author/Empowerment Strategist, Deborah Smith Pegues in collaboration with West Angeles Church (Prayer Ministry), will present “Winning Strategies for the Next Level” for individuals who desire to go higher in their current occupation or to launch a new career or project. In this FREE workshop, Deborah will candidly share her success “playbook” and will officially launch her 16th book, Socially Confident in 60 Seconds. She is also the author of such transformational books as 30 Days…See More
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