The Ford Blog
July 09, 2019 | Behind the Scenes
“It started almost 20 years ago as an electronic project,” Kinky singer Gil Cerezo tells me. “People didn’t know if we were DJs or what!” Over the years, the powerhouse group from Mexico evolved from what Cerezo calls a “bedroom electronic sound” to a full five-piece band that composes and plays live. Cerezo describes what the audience will see onstage as “an instrument army.”
July 03, 2019 | Behind the Scenes
From the mind-blowing moment she made her explosive debut with Plantation Lullabies (1993), Meshell Ndegeocello's bracing jazz-inflected funk music, deeply penetrating lyrics, bold LGBTQ stance and sensual boudoir swagger have made her that best kept secret that folks like to keep on th
June 12, 2019 | Announcements
What’s better than watching a movie under the stars on a balmy Los Angeles night? Not much, honestly. How lucky are we, then, that SAG-AFTRA Foundation has decided to host their outdoor screening series Game Changers at the Ford.
May 01, 2019
And just like that, we’re 30 days away from the first day of summer. And, you know what that means... Time to start making summer plans! In addition to mandatory beach days and long awaited exotic vacations, the Ford is the perfect place to be in the summer.
April 15, 2019 | Behind the Scenes
On Saturday, April 27, jazz super group The Spring Quartet will kick off the Ford Theatres 2019 Season. This quartet consists of drummer Jack DeJohnette, saxophonist Joe Lovano, bassist/vocalist Esperanza Spalding, and pianist/keyboardist Leo Genovese. This evening promises to be cutting edge, invigorating, and dynamic, with detours into spaces unknown, sweet surprises, and interludes of heart-melting romance and beauty.