- When: Saturday, June 22, 2013, 2 p.m. to 5 p.m.
- Where: Downtown Independent Theatre, 251 Main St., Los Angeles
- Cost: $10
- Age limit: Not available
- Categories: Lectures
A multi-discipline look at a time when African Americans lived, worked in and owned businesses in L.A.’s Little Tokyo district kicks off today with a free panel discussion featuring professors Christopher Jimenez y West, Ph.D., Hillary Jenks, Ph.D., and Anthony Macias, Ph.D., from 2-5pm at the Downtown Independent Theatre, 251 Main St., Los Angeles. The other elements include a night of Jazz June 23 beginning at 9pm at the Blue Whale, 123 Astronaut E.S. Onizuka St., Los Angeles, featuring the Miguel Atwood-Ferguson Ensemble. Tickets are $10. For info: (213) 620-0908. Two other pieces of the project continue. An art exhibit featuring the works of Kathie Foley-Meyer continues through June 30 at LA Artcore @ Union Center for the Arts, 120 Judge John Aiso St., Los Angeles. Free. The play “Bronzville” featuring the Robey Theatre Company, appears on stage through July 21 at the Los Angeles Theater Center, 514 S. Spring St., Los Angeles. Shows: Thu.-Sat. at 8pm, Sun. at 3pm. Tickets are: $15-$30.