Live Arts Exchange (LAX) creates space for and draws attention to contemporary performance emerging out of Los Angeles. This home-grown performance series showcases some of the most innovative artists and independent companies in LA, creates social events that encourage cross-genre hangouts, and provides opportunity for peer to peer critique.
Produced by Los Angeles Performance Practice, LAX pulls contemporary theater and dance, film/video, animation, punk opera, and party into one space. Past festivals have featured work from Early Morning Opera, Phil Soltanoff, Holcombe Waller, Grand Lady Dance House, Meg Wolfe, Poor Dog Group, Zoe Aja Moore, and Miwa Matreyek.
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Los Angeles Performance Practice (LAPP) is a producing organization and artists’ network dedicated to supporting Los Angeles’ unique contemporary performance community. Founded by Miranda Wright in 2010, it is comprised of independent artists who create groundbreaking theatrical experiences through innovative approaches to collaboration, technology, and social engagement. By contributing to a shared knowledge, resources, and conversational critique; artists within this network will transform the cultural landscape of Los Angeles and beyond.