Here is a list of dance performances in L.A. for Jan. 19-26:
Dance at the Odyssey 2020 The new work “Tethering” celebrates the founding of Rebecca Lemme’s Acts of Matter and Andrea Knowlton’s Dance Aegis; program also includes the L.A. premiere of Lemme’s “I/D” and Knowlton’s “This Land.” Odyssey Theatre, 2055 S. Sepulveda Blvd., West L.A. Sun., 2 p.m. $15-$25. (310) 477-2055. OdysseyTheatre.com
Matthew Leavitt’s play at Theatre 68 in North Hollywood is part farce, part loving tribute to small theater.
Paul McCarthy’s drawings crawl inside your head space, making the Hammer show deft, exhausting and painfully timely.
Two couples move into the neighborhood ready to make some change. Let the fireworks begin. Penelope Lowder’s new play is part comedy, part horror.
Carey Crim’s play “Never Not Once” asks what happens when a crime of the past resurfaces in the present.
A.I.M by Kyle Abraham The company perform three of the choreographer’s recent works plus a restaging of Trisha Brown’s 1976 avant-garde piece “Solo Olos.” Carpenter Performing Arts Center, 6200 E. Atherton St., Long Beach. Sat., 8 p.m. $55. (562) 985-7000. carpenterarts.org
Chroma Vicious Circle Dance Company performs artistic director Valerie Cabag’s full-length work exploring color therapy. Center for the Arts at El Camino College, Campus Theatre, 16007 Crenshaw Blvd., Torrance. Sat., 8 p.m. $21; discounts available. (310) 329-5345. elcamino.edu
Dance at the Odyssey 2020 JA Collective presents the world premiere of “Wrenz Kaloogy” and Slauson Rec. stages the new work “Principium.” Odyssey Theatre, 2055 S. Sepulveda Blvd., West L.A. Fri.-Sat., 8 p.m.; next Sun., 5 p.m. $15-$25. (310) 477-2055. OdysseyTheatre.com