Happy New Year!
January 3 – The Parlour Room of Hollywood – collaboration with Red Light Lit
The show is a mashup of live music, photography, storytelling, and poetry set to a live score by David Williams and Dan Thomas. The performers explore love relationships, sexuality, and gender. At The Parlour Room, we will feature musical guests Kira Lynn Cain and Andrew Miguel Cervantes
Readers include: Aman Batra, Agatha French, Jennifer Lewis, Bernadette McComish, Mackenzie Studebaker, Linda Ravenswood, Chelsea Rector, and Claudia Rodriguez.
The show will project photography and art published in Red Light Lit and The Los Angeles Press. Plus, it will feature photos from THE UNITY PHOTO PROJECT, a visual display of human vulnerability and connection.Transcending the way we view our bodies, love ourselves, and connect with the world around us.
January 16 – The Make Out Room San Francisco – collaboration with Red Light Lit
Red Light Lit and The Los Angeles Press doubleheader with a live musical score by AJ Bahnken
The performers explore love relationships, sexuality, and gender. Featured readers include Miah Jeffra, Thea Matthews, Bernadette McComish, Mackenzie Studebaker, and Linda Ravenswood. With a SURPRISE MUSICAL GUEST
Tickets $10. No one is turned away for lack of funds. Please email Jennifer@redlightlit.com for volunteer opportunities
Jan 23 – Launch of V4 – Beyond Baroque in Venice- 8: 00 p.m.
It’s the launch of volume four – V4 – Dis + placement – The Los Angeles Press online and print edition – with live performances and visual art displays featuring the work of Thea Matthews, Miah Jeffra, Daniel Benyousky, Jennie Gaborno, Emily Jay, Malado Francine Baldwin, Elyse Hart, Jennifer Lewis, Semantha Norris, Sally Stevens, Larissa Nickel, Jason Lipeles, Meg Flores, Alonna Shaw, Gabrielle Brant Freeman and Rachel Cohen, Kristen Simentel, Sea Glassman, Jeremias Leonel Estradas translated by Brian Sonia Wallace. A special reading by members of Project 1521 opens the show. This event is curated by Linda Ravenswood
Broadsides and limited signed print editions for sale
Community Open mic to follow – sign up at 7:00 for limited spots
COLA questionnaire poster, Sandy Rodriguez, co founder of Project 1521
Details about Project 1521
Project 1521 is an artists collective in California collaborating to produce new work resonant with the upcoming 500th anniversary of the so-called Conquest of the Americas by Cortes. The group meets quarterly and produces public events in preparation for an exhibit at LACMA in 2021
Adolfo Guzman Lopez
Darren J De Leon
Eliza Ruiz y Gibson
Gloria Enedina Alvarez
National Poetry Month
TheLAPress at Beyond Baroque
April 3, 2020 8:00 p.m.
Join us at one or more of our many events this summer –
The Ruby LA – 5 July 2019 – 9:30 PM
Piano Fight – San Francisco – 9 July 2019 / 8-10 PM
The Little Literary Fair at Hauser Wirth 20-21 July 2019
Sunday 21 July 2019
5632 Santa Monica Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90038
Beyond Baroque – East Meets West – Multilingual Poetry – 9 August 2019 – 8 PM
The Poetry Brothel – Los Angeles El Cid – 31 August 2019 – Doors at 7 PM
The Lambda LitFest at Beyond Baroque – 21 September 2019 – 4:00 p.m.