Photo of the members of Bloco Obini posed in costume inside a brightly lit room. They are dancing and playing instruments.

Family Amphitheater PerformancesFamily Programs

Bloco Obini

Sunday, July 10, 11:00 am and 2:00 pm

About the Program

Kicking off the Family Amphitheater Performances series is Bloco Obini, an all-queen drum ensemble of artists, activists, teachers, and students celebrating African culture! Be uplifted by their Afro Brazilian bloco-style beats and feel the power of drumming with music that heals, educates, and empowers.


Make a Day of It!

Before or after the performance, visit the galleries and participate in a variety of drop-in offerings.

Time slots for The Jewish Deli and Talking Back to Power are available throughout the day.

Noah’s Ark time slots are as follows:

  • 10:00–11:00 am
  • 1:00–2:00 pm
  • 3:00–4:00 pm

Drop-in family program details:

  • 11:00–11:30 am and 2:00–2:30 pm—Family Amphitheater Performances
  • 11:45 am–1:45 pm—Picnic lunches available for purchase near the amphitheater
  • 4:00–4:30 pmStory Time in the Amphitheater
  • Last entry 4:15 pmArchaeology Dig

Outdoor Art Making, the Discovery Center, and Visions and Values are accessible throughout the day.

Donor Support

Family Programs at the Skirball Cultural Center are made possible in part by generous support from the following donor:

William H. Hannon Foundation logo