“In December 2022, the City Council of the City of Culver City awarded over $213,000 in 2023 Performing Arts Grants as recommended by the City’s Cultural Affairs Commission. Twenty-nine (29) non-profit arts organizations will receive grants to present music, dance, and theatre performances from January to December 2023. These performances will take place at various indoor and outdoor locations throughout Culver City in L.A. County.”
Black Skeptics is a recipient for Sikivu Hutchinson’s Black feminist ensemble play White Nights, Black Paradise, which focuses on Black women’s lived experiences, political dilemmas, allegiances, and trauma-informed resistance in Peoples Temple, culminating in the 1978 Jonestown massacre tragedy. Based on the 2015 novel, the production will launch in the fall of 2023.