World Poetry Day Celebration Workshop with PunkinFromPluto

World Poetry Day Celebration Workshop with PunkinFromPluto

Join us for our first ever Poetry Workshop in honor of World Poetry Day! Spoken word artist, PunkinFromPluto, leads us on a discovery of spoken word and shares a 90-minute workshop that covers various writing styles and will give you time to create your own piece. We hope you’ll then feel inspired to share what you’ve written in our Poetry Showcase!

Black History Month Art Showcase

Black History Month Art Showcase

What defines a hero? A hero could be a historical figure, social activist, or even a friend or family member who has had a positive impact. Celebrate Black History Month and African-American heroes through the visual arts and join us for a showcase of student work this Friday!

EB Presents: A Conversation with Jacques Thelemaque

EB Presents: A Conversation with Jacques Thelemaque

Jacques Thelemaque is an American screenwriter and director best known as the president of the Los Angeles film collective Filmmakers Alliance. He previously served on the board of directors for The Los Angeles Independent Film Festival (now Film Independent’s Los Angeles Film Festival) and currently sits on the advisory board of the IFP Emerging Filmmaker Labs as well as the boards of the Downtown Film Festival and the Ashland Independent Film Festival.

Barrier Breakers : Alumni Edition with Sean Cooper

Barrier Breakers : Alumni Edition with Sean Cooper

Join us for a chat with Alumni Sean Cooper! We’ll hear about Sean’s experiences while working with artists including Snoop Dogg, Jamie Foxx, Mary Mary, Musiq Soulchild, BJ The Chicago Kid, Jennifer Hudson and Kanye West. We’ll also talk about how he’s giving back in his community through music.

LARS Live – January 2021

LARS Live - January 2021

Join us this month for our FIRST 2021 LARS LIVE “Wellness Check” – streamed live on TWITCH and FB Live! We will be focusing on mental health awareness this month and will showcase student musical artists, animation, and film student’s work! Our special guest host is Blaq Thompson.

LAFS 11th Annual Salute

LAFS 11th Annual Salute

Join us as we honor our veterans and active-duty military community for their sacrifice and service to our country. Our keynote speaker is US Marine Corps Veteran and actor Michael Broderick (True Detective)

LARS Live – Undead

LARS Live UNDEAD

Watch this virtual haunted LARS Live where student music performers and filmmakers will showcase their work! Though the home of LARS Live, The Ivar Theatre, has been closed since March, the spirit of LARS Live remains! We’ll be going on a virtual walk through in the darkened theatre to see what lurks!