"unheard la - the stories of where you live"
Sunday, April 23, 2017
THIS EVENT IS NOW
THANK YOU FOR THE SUPPORT!
You can watch the livestream at
the following link:
On April 23, KPCC In
Person launches “Unheard LA – the stories of where you
live,” a dynamic three-show storytelling series
showcasing Southern California’s hidden gems and hidden
truths: compelling unheard stories of community and
identity, struggle and delight.
Uptown Whittier – named
for a poet and known for a president – provides the
perfect backdrop for the first show, a celebration of
the diversity and complexity that define L.A. Immerse
yourself in the lives of our storytellers as they sing
songs of immigration, ponder in verse and honor beloved
Join us as actor, writer
and Watts Village Theater Company artistic director Bruce
A. Lemon Jr. guest hosts the show. Then stick around
afterward for a mixer with the performers and fellow
A. Lemon Jr. – host
Stephanie Sajor and Eddy M. Gana Jr. (Steady)
Cornerstone Theater Company
As part of this series,
we’ll be hearing true stories from people of different
walks of life and diverse experiences. While all of our
programming is intended to be inclusive and for a broad
audience, it’s possible certain themes or language may
not be deemed appropriate for all ages. If this were a
movie, we’d probably rate it PG. If you’d like more
information or have any questions, please don’t hesitate
to reach out to us directly at firstname.lastname@example.org. Thanks!
KPCC In Person series "Unheard LA — the stories of
where you live” is funded in part by a grant from
The California Wellness Foundation.
not a beginner’s guide to L.A., jokes about freeways or
$10 maps to the stars. Buckle up as we steer off the
beaten path and explore Southern California through the
eyes and experiences of some of the millions of people
who call it home.
LA” is a brand-new, three-part series of live shows in
different venues around our sprawling and too-often
disconnected metropolis. Each show is unique and
features a distinct lineup of real people sharing their
true stories of struggle and survival, of hope and fear,
of the unexpected and the unbelievable.
the unheard stories of L.A., the stories of where you
one, or more, of the shows and stick around afterwards
for a mixer with performers and fellow attendees.
You can find more
information on this series here: