EVENT PICKS


this week's event picks (jan 13-19, 2016):


✨ Together/Alone
A week-long large-scale group show of artists with artists books, Together/Alone's opening reception includes a performance and reading by Jennifer Moon. 
@ EMBASSY. Chinatown. Thursday Jan 14 7-10pm. On view through Jan 21.


✨ LA Filmforum presents: Sharon Lockhart: Goshogaoka
Everyday movements of a girl's basketball team players in suburban Japan reveal planned choreography as Lockhart’s film simultaneously weaves experimentalism, postmodern dance and visual ethnography.
@ MOCA Grand Ave. Grand Ave. Thursday Jan 14 7pm.


✨ What the Eye Hears: A History of Tap Dancing
NY Times dance critic Brian Seibert discusses his new book with USC Annenberg director Sasha Anawalt alongside performance by Sarah Reich and saxophonist Danny Janklow of the Tap Music Project.
@ LA Central Library. Financial District. Thursday Jan 14 7:15pm. 


✨ Itzhak Perlman
The world-famous violinist spends four days mesmerizing Los Angeles audiences at Disney Concert Hall, performing pieces by Mozart and Tchaikovsky. 
@ Walt Disney Concert Hall. Grand Ave. Thursday Jan 14 - Sunday Jan 17.


✨ An Evening with Sun Kil Moon
Vocalist/guitarist Mark Kozelek's folk rock band follows up its acclaimed 2014 release Benji and prepares for a new 2016 album with an intimate show at The Regent.
@ The Regent. Historic Core. Thursday Jan 14 8pm. 


Find more local events and sort them by neighborhood at calendar.getdowntown.la.

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A clip from Sharon Lockhart's experimental film Goshogaoka, on view Thursday night at MOCA.
(image via Giphy)