Please note: Any event *starred* is FREE to the community, thanks to our funders. 

August 12-16th: South Los Angeles, CA

CONTRA-TIEMPO Artivist Leadership Institute (ALI)

*August 18th: South Los Angeles, CA*

Please join CONTRA-TIEMPO on August 16th at 4pm at Community Coalition in South LA for a special performance by the Artivist Leadership Institute (ALI) participants!

After their performance, we will host a Sabor Session that will transition into a family cookout with music, fellowship, games, and more! This event is free to attend.

August 27th: Los Angeles, CA

Juried Showcase: Western Arts Alliance

We are performing an excerpt of our most recent work, joyUS justUS @ the Japanese American Cultural & Community Center

AUGUST 29th: Los Angeles, CA


Annual Fundraiser for our friends at LA Voice

september 15th: Los Angeles, CA

Advancement Project California’s Champions for Equity Awards

october 25th: Raleigh, NC

Presented by NC State LIVE

Performance at Stewart Theatre

November 7th-9th: Charlotte, NC

Blumenthal Performing Arts Center

Performance at the Booth Playhouse

November 16th: Sheboygan, WI

John Michael Kohler Arts Center

November 21st: Iowa City, Ia

Hancher Auditorium presents CONTRA-TIEMPO & Las Cafeteras in joyUS, justUS

The Auditorium: Hadley Stage

January 18th, 2020: Beverly Hills, CA

The Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts presents joyUs justUS

February 15th, 2020: Tempe, AZ

ASU Gammage presents CONTRA-TIEMPO with live music by LAS CAFETERAS joyUs justUS





FUTURO Summer Dance Intensive and Performance

Wellnest Symposium 2019

Family Amphitheater Performances @ Skirball Cultural Center

Bad Robot Productions

San Salvador, El Salvador

People Power Convention

We Rise LA

Marina Del Rel Community Jam Session

The Getty Museum

Hustle & Flow: Creative Strategies for Creative leaders

CenterStage at RCC, Reston Community Center

CFA Theater, Wesleyan University

Dance Place, 3225 8th Street NE, Washington DC

Ordway Center for the Performing Arts

Othering & Belonging Conference, Oakland

Rose Lehrman Arts Center, Harrisburg Area Community College (HACC)

UCLA LAW School: A Call to Action to End Mass Incarceration


Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts, Miami, FL

Academy of Visual and Performing Arts Hialeah High School, Miami, FL

Carpenter Center, California State University, Long Beach, CA

University of California in Los Angeles - Royce Hall

Oakwood Secondary School - North Hollywood, CA

Shenandoah University, Winchester, VA

Bovard Auditorium, USC’s Visions & Voices, Los Angeles, CA

Laguna Dance Festival, Laguna Beach, CA

POWERFEST, Community Coalition’s Annual Arts Activism Festival, Los Angeles, CA

Luckman Fine Arts Complex, Los Angeles, CA

Lincoln Center, New York, NY

House of Culture, Plovdiv, Bulgaria

Kravis Center, West Palm Beach, FL

Skirball Cultural Center, Los Angeles, CA

Truckee High School Theater, Truckee, CA


Cal State University Fresno, Fresno, CA

The Vision Theater in Leimert Park, Los Angeles, CA

UCLA Royce Hall, Los Angeles, CA

Hillsborough Community College, Tampa, FL

POWERFEST, Community Coalition’s Annual Arts Activism Festival, Los Angeles, CA

Samford University Wright Center, Birmingham, AL

The Joyce Theater - New York, NY


Valley Performing Arts Center - Northridge, CA

Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art - Bentonville, AR

Arizona State University - Tempe, AZ

National Hispanic Cultural Center - Albuquerque, NM

New Mexico Tech Performing Arts Series - Socorro, NM

Flickinger Center - Alamogordo, NM

POWERFEST, Community Coalition’s Annual Arts Activism Festival, Los Angeles, CA

University Fine Arts Center - UMass Amherst, MA

Ford Theatres - Los Angeles, CA

Downtown Pomona Art Walk - Pomona, CA

Ivy Substation - Los Angeles, CA 

Loyola Marymount University- Los Angeles, CA

Lummis Day Festival - Los Angeles, CA 

Santa Monica's Open Street's Event - Los Angeles, CA

Appalachian State University - Boone, NC 

Coker College - Hartsville, SC

Cape Fear Community College - Wilmington, NC 

NCSU Center Stage - Raleigh, NC

University of Southern California - Los Angeles, CA

Sewanee University Guerry Auditorium - Sewanee, TN

The Orpheum Theater - Memphis, TN

Center for the Art of Performance at UCLA, Los Angeles, CA

Bowie Fine Arts Center - Midland, TX

Dance Place - Washington, DC


Ordway Center for the Arts - St. Paul, MN

The Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts - Miami, FL

Peace Center for Performing Arts - Greenville, SC

University of Southern California Visions & Voices - Los Angeles, CA

UCLA Royce Hall (Agua Furiosa Choreographic Laboratory) - Los Angeles, CA

CSU Summer Arts - Monterey Bay, CA

The Music Center, Moves After Dark, Mark Taper Forum Pond - Los Angeles, CA

The Ford Amphitheater, Los Angeles, CA

Grand Park (Agua Furiosa Choreographic Laboratory), Los Angeles, CA

The Great Wall of Los Angeles (Agua Furiosa Choreographic Laboratory), Los Angeles, CA

West Side Park (Agua Furiosa Choreographic Laboratory), Los Angeles, CA


Orange City Arts Council - Orange City, IA

CAP UCLA Royce Hall - Los Angeles, CA

East Los Angeles Performing Arts Academy - Los Angeles, CA

Para Los Ninos - Los Angeles, CA

Riverdale Country School - Riverdale, NY

St. Mark’s Church at the Bowery – New York, NY 

Fairhaven School – New Haven, CT 

IPAY Conference - Pittsburgh, PA

Taos Center for the Arts - Taos, NM 

National Hispanic Center - Albuquerque, NM 

NC A&T University, Lyceum Series - Greensboro, NC 

Teatro Sucre – Quito, Ecuador 

El Centro Civico – Guayaquil, Ecuador 

Centro Boliviano Americano – Santa Cruz, Bolivia 

Instituto Laredo – Cochabamba, Bolivia 

Centro Cultural Gabriela Mistral(GAM)– Santiago de Chile 

Teatro Regional de Maule – Talca, Chile 

Teatro del Lago – Frutillar, Chile 

Grand Park – Music Center – National Dance Day – Los Angeles, CA 

Skirball Cultural Center - Los Angeles, CA

Annenberg Community Beach House- Santa Monica, CA

Ordway Center for the Arts- St. Paul, MN

Marjorie Luke Theatre- Santa Barbara, CA


Modlin Center for the Arts – Richmond, VA 

Dance New Amsterdam – NYC 

Carpenter Center for the Arts (Dance Bistro) – Long Beach, CA 

Grand Performances (Dance Camera West) - Los Angeles, CA 

Moss Theater at the Herb Alpert Learning Village – Santa Monica 

Skirball Cultural Center  - Los Angeles, CA 

The Capshaw-Speilberg Center for the Arts & Educational Justice – Santa Monica, CA 

Santa Monica Festival -  Santa Monica, CA 

Kenan Hall – University of North Carolina in Wilmington 

IPAY Conference, Arts Bank Theater – Philadelphia, PA 



Foshay Learning Center – Los Angeles, CA 

86th Street Elementary – Gardena, CA 

Culver City High School – Culver City, CA 

California Community Foundation - Los Angeles, CA 

RedCat Studio- Los Angeles, CA  

Celia Cruz Bronx High School of Music – Bronx, NY 

Monroe High School – Los Angeles, CA 

UCLA Glorya Kaufman Hall – Westwood, CA 

HERE/SEIU Union Hall (organizing cafeteria workers rally) – Los Angeles, CA 

Culver City Helms Bakery – Culver City, CA

Mixed Roots Festival – Los Angeles, CA  



Mesa Performing Arts Center – Mesa, AZ 

Arizona State University at Gammage – Tempe, AZ 

Ford Amphitheater – Los Angeles, CA 

New Roads School – Santa Monica, CA 

Highways Performance Space – Santa Monica, CA 

Japenese American National Museum – Los Angeles, CA 

Myrna Loy Center for the Performing Arts – Helena, MT 

UCLA Royce Hall – Los Angeles, CA 

Plaza de Mexico – Los Angeles, CA 

Pitzer College – Los Angeles, CA 

Cal Poly Pamona – Pamona, CA 

Milikan Middle School – Sherman Oaks, CA 

Center Stage Reston – Restion,  VA 

DancePlace – Washington, DC 

Kenan Hall – University of North Carolina in Wilmington 



Lincoln Center Out of Doors - New York City, NY

Queens Theater in the Park - New York City, NY