Our Cultural Legacy Project fundraising
campaign began Nov. 29 at the C. Bernard
Jackson birthday celebration. Learn more.

UCLA Beloved Community Awareness Week
features ICCC’s “Our Town LA” play reading,
C. Bernard Jackson Bridge Builder Awards​

Los Angeles Inner City Cultural Center is committed to the financing, development and operation of a multi-cultural, multi-ethnic and multi-racial performing and visual arts center in the South Los Angeles area, devoted to:  

• multicultural arts presentations of the highest caliber, both live and online;
• multicultural arts education for residents of South Los Angeles and beyond;
• honoring and preserving the cultural legacy of ICCC's founders, artists, supporters and all other contributors to that legacy; and 
• offering training and career development opportunities to underserved minorities that will enable them to engage their talents and capabilities to the fullest extent possible.

Our Mission

Pictured on this page:

Left column, from the top:

ICCC co-founder C. Bernard Jackson

ICCC co-founder Dr. J. Alfred Cannon

Gregory Peck

Carmen Zapata and Vito Scotti in "Love American Style" (1973)

Marla Gibbs (center) at ICCC Readers Theater Festival

Jesse Dizon, Jo Ann Lee, Nobu McCarthy, Mako in "Gold Watch," co-produced by ICCC and East-West Players

Cecilia Peck accepts the Kashiki / Dotson Award on behalf of her late father Gregory Peck, presented by Glynn Turman

Roscoe Lee Browne

Cecilia Peck, Yvonne Farrow of the Los Angeles Mayor's Office, Glynn Turman at the Kashiki / Dotson Awards presentation

Margarita Galban, Producing Artistic Director, Bilingual Foundation of the Arts

"Library as Cultural Legacy" panelists Ernest Dillihay, Michael Rendler, Dr. Larry Kubota, Kren Malone, Dr. Susan E. Parker, Andrew W. Thornhill at the 2105 C. Bernard Jackson 50th Anniversary celebration 

Brad Takei and George Takei

C. Bernard Jackson (standing) with students at the ICCC Institute for the Performing & Visual Arts

Right column, from the top:

Alvin Ailey

Thalmus Rasulala

ICCC production of "West Side Story"

Vonetta McGee

Jesse Dizon and Nobu McCarthy in "Gold Watch"

Mako, co-founder of East-West Players


Lula Washington, co-founder, artistic director, choreographer, Lula Washington Dance Theater

Nobu McCarthy

Beah Richards

George Takei (left) with the crew of the Starship Enterprise on "Star Trek"

Isabel Sanford

Calvin Lockhart

Clockwise from left, Jeanne Joe, Carmen Zapata, Ivonne Coll, Karmin Murcelo in "The House of Bernardo Alba," co-produced by ICCC and the Bilingual Foundation of the Arts


LA Inner City Cultural Center 50th Anniversary Video