Welcoming back a Kidspace favorite for a performance in the Stone Hollow Amphitheater. Celebrate the last few days of summer by singing and dancing to the festive, bluegrass sounds of The Hollow Trees.
Wrap up this season of Family Amphitheater Performances with El Haru Kuroi. Natives of East Los Angeles, El Haru Kuroi perform music representative of their cultural upbringing, blending the styles of Mexican, South American, African, and American music. The trio, who met in middle school, have performed at festivals and venues throughout Los Angles, including First […]
Be there as On Ensemble, one of the most respected ensembles in the taiko (Japanese drumming) world, performs at the Skirball. Led by childhood friends Shoji Kameda and Masato (Maz) Baba, On Ensemble fuses the powerful rhythms of taiko with a wide range of musical influences from jazz and rock to central Asian overtone singing. […]
Welcome autumn and celebrate the harvest season! Create your own harmonica to play in the barnyard boogie, explore how worms help our food grow and meet our farm animal friends. Don’t forget to say hello to the critters in the petting zoo from 11:30 am to 2:30 pm each day. All activities are free with museum […]
Nathalia Palis invites families to move and groove to an eclectic mix of bilingual sing-alongs, ranging in style from rock and cumbia to jazz and reggaeton. A native of Barranquilla, Colombia, Palis studied at Berklee College of Music in Boston and then relocated to Los Angeles to begin her career as a music therapist, educator, and performer. […]
Pop! Fizz! Bang! Let your inner genius go wild on this day of science and fun. Get messy in the Slime Kitchen, take part in a Mad Science Laboratory and Dry Ice Experiments, and don’t miss the Mad Science Mayhem Show in the Amphitheater at noon!
Explore traditional gong-chime music and dances from the southern Philippines with the Pakaraguian Kulintang Ensemble of Southern California. Formed in 2003 by UCLA Ethnomusicology and World Arts and Cultures alumni Bernard Ellorin, Mary Talusan, Eleanor Lipat-Chesler, Peter Paul De Guzman, and Nickki Martin, the Pakaraguian Kulintang Ensemble’s mission is to represent marginalized ethnic minorities with artistry, […]
Don’t miss the unique fusion of Armenian and Middle Eastern sounds brought to the Skirball by String Harmonies. Playing the oud, violin, bass, and various forms of percussion, the band marries the modern with the traditional. String Harmonies has performed at numerous notable venues around Los Angeles, including the historic Troubadour and the Ford Amphitheater, where […]
Opera is for everyone! Baritone performer Nicholas LaGesse fills the Skirball’s amphitheater with his astounding voice. Performing both locally and throughout the United States, LaGesse works closely with several opera companies. He appeared as Danilo in Pacific Opera Project’s production of The Merry Widow, and he helped create the role of Jameson in the critically […]
Latin Grammy Award–winning Lucky Diaz and the Family Jam Band bring whimsy to the amphitheater this summer, performing what the Chicago Tribune hails as “indie pop-rock for seriously groovin’ families.” Fronted by singer-songwriter Lucky Diaz and wife Alisha Gaddis, the LA–based band earned widespread acclaim in 2011 with the release of their video “Blue Bear.” […]