Courtyard Stage Season 2
Tuition Free Music Ensembles Concert
Saturday, June 3rd at 5pm
Featuring: Choir, Orchestra, Jazz and Mariachi
Join us for an unforgettable evening of music at our Tuition-Free Ensemble Concert featuring a spectacular lineup of jazz, choir, orchestra, and mariachi! Watch our students shine
Saturday, June 10th
Featuring: Vincent Rodriguez III
Join us for a special series of masterclasses led by television, theater and voiceover star, Vincent Rodriguez III! We're welcoming dancers, actors and singers ages 12 and up to attend this one-day-only series of workshops geared towards perfecting your dance and auditioning skills.
Saturday, June 24th & Sunday, June 25th at 7:30pm
Co-Directed by Tiana Alvarez & Briseyda Zarate
LAMusArt welcomes back the Chicanas Gitanas for a third year! Witness the Chicanas Gitanas, a dance group founded in 1998 who aims to embrace both their Chicanas and Flamencas identities, perform a special night of moving, modern-day flamenca. Featuring classical guitar and a mix of percussion rhythms achieved by the tabla, or wooden dance floor, and palmas, the East LA based dance compania seduces with a unique mix of music, rhythmic poetry and dance.
Stand Up for the Arts!
Saturday, July 8th at 8pm
Featuring: Jasmine Ellis, Fumi Abe, Greg Santos, Isabella Gerasole, Andrew Orolfo, Meghana Indurti and more!
Attention all comedy lovers! Get ready to laugh your hearts out for a good cause! Join us for an evening of non-stop laughter as we bring together some of the most hilarious comedians in town to support arts education. With side-splitting performances from talented comedians, you can expect an unforgettable night of entertainment that will leave you in stitches.
The Music Man Jr.: A CampMusArt Production
Friday, July 14th at 7pm
Saturday, July 15th at 7pm
Featuring: CampMusArt Students
Campers grouped by age put on a special performance that they have been rehearsing all month long at LAMusArt! After spending their summer taking daily lessons in music, art, dance, drama and other special artistic activities, they are ready to present the Music Man Jr, a musical about love, redemption and finding community. Come sing and dance along with us at this high-energy show!
Dance Student Show Case
Friday, July 21st & Saturtday, July 22nd at 7pm
Featuring: LAMusArt Dance Students
Inspired by celebrated works of art, LAMusArt dance students will bring paintings to life with movement, song and grace in this ballet, hip hop, jazz and modern presentation. You won't want to miss this multidisciplinary art experience!
CineFiesta!: An LAMusArt Film Fest
Saturday, July 29th at 7pm
Free with reservation!
Featuring: LAMusArt Drama Students
Come walk the red carpet at the LAMusArt Film Festival, featuring a wide array of films from the unique minds of our LAMusArt Drama Students! This festival is an opportunity for emerging students of Drama to showcase their cinematic talent to a wider audience. Whether it's a heartwarming drama, a thought-provoking documentary, or a spine-tingling horror, these films are as unique and entertaining as the students who created them.
Playmaking: Page to Stage
Saturday, August 5th at 7pm
Featuring: LAMusArt Playmaking Alumni Students and Adult Actors
This year LAMusArt’s Playmaking program returns with a twist! We're bringing back Playmaking alums of years past, and putting them on stage with adult actors! Through the magic of theater, up-and-coming young playwrights and professional actors will bring their stories to life in a dazzling night of entertainment. Come experience these original works of theater, featuring original music composed by Isaac Johnson.
Teaching Artist Showcase
Saturday, August 12th at 6pm
Featuring: LAMusArt Teaching Artists
LAMusArt's Teaching Artist Showcase presents the incredible artistic abilities of the organization's talented educators. The event features a diverse range of performances, including music, dance, theater, and visual arts. From solo acts to collaborative pieces, the show highlights the creativity and passion of LAMusArt's teaching artists, who inspire and empower students of all ages to pursue their own artistic journeys. The talent show is a celebration of the arts and the important role that teaching artists play in nurturing the next generation of artists and cultural leaders.
Battle of the Bands
Saturday, August 26th at 8pm
Get ready for an epic battle of the bands that will showcase some of the most talented musicians from our community! Furnished by our friends at the Guitar Center Foundation, this event brings together local bands and performers of all ages and genres, as they compete for the title of "Best Band" in front of a panel of judges and a lively audience.
Interested in being a part of the musical evening? Fill out the form below to submit your audition tape. Don't miss out on this music filled evening!
Art Night + Wine and Paint
Saturday Sept 9th
Art Night: 5:30-7:00pm (FREE with reservation)
Wine and Paint: 7:00-8:00pm (LIMITED!)
Unleash your inner artist at our Art Night followed by a Wine and Paint! Join us for a fun-filled evening of creativity, relaxation, and great company as we kick off the night by exploring the work of various artists including our very own LAMusArt students! After viewing some amazing pieces by artists of all ages, join us for a master class led by a talented instructor as you sip on delicious wine. Seating is limited so you'll want to act fast!
...and more! Check back for updates on this season of Courtyard Stage.