LAX concert series kicks off on Wednesday

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – LAX’s live performance series begins Wednesday, with the launch of this year’s program featuring performances by Mexican and Filipino artists for Hispanic Heritage Month and Filipino American History Month.

The first show, featuring singer-songwriter Vanessa Zamora from Tijuana, will take place at Gate 210 of the West Gates of the Tom Bradley International Terminal at noon and 1 p.m. on Wednesday. She will perform at the same venue again at noon and 1 p.m. Thursday.

“Los Angeles is one of the most diverse cities in the world, and we are proud to offer live music and dance performances that reflect the cultural beauty and history of the city,” said Justin Erbacci, CEO of Los Angeles World Airports. “We’re excited to be able to re-launch our performance series just in time for the fall travel season, welcoming returning passengers with performances that showcase the talent and artistry of Los Angeles.”

The program is a collaboration with Los Angeles-based concert production company Rum & Humble.

The performances include:

  • Malaya Filipino American Dance Arts October 19 and 20 at 8 p.m., 8:45 p.m. and 9:30 p.m. at Gate 210 in the West Gates of Tom Bradley International Airport
  • Tony Austin November 3-4 at noon and 1 p.m. at Terminal 7, near the TSA checkpoint
  • Patio Club on December 7-8 at noon and 1 p.m. at Terminal 1, near the TSA checkpoint

“The LAX Presents series aligns perfectly with Rum & Humble’s core mission of exposing audiences to the musical riches of the world,” said Martin Fleischmann, director of Rum & Humble. “We appreciate LAWA’s commitment to the arts and are delighted to participate in its programming.”

Corina C. Butler

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