Los Angeles County's 53rd annual Holiday Celebration features bands, choirs and dance companies representing the Southland's diverse cultures and holiday traditions.
Participating performers include Invertigo Dance Theatre, celebrating the sunny weather that characterizes winter in Los Angeles; Las Cafeteras, blending Mexican folk with Afro-Caribbean rhythms; Pacifico Dance Company, presenting folklorico dance from the region of La Costa Chica; Shakti Dance Company, celebrating the classical dance of southern India; Shin Dance Company, symbolizing the snowy mountains of Chang Bai with an ethnic Korean drum dance; and Spirit Chorale of Los Angeles, singing a capella spiritual arrangements of holiday classics.
For those who can't make it, the show will be broadcast live on KCET and kcet.org.
Full event information is available on the Holiday Celebration website.
Photo of the Colburn Children's Choir by Ed Krieger.