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Athenaeum Music and Arts Library - La Jolla - Presents:Gustavo Romero: Two Pianos and PercussionSaturday, 3/23/2019
A special concert at the Athenaeum: two pianists and percussion perform Stravinsky and Bartok.
Join us for a special concert of music from the 20th century performed by Gustavo Romero and Massimo Somenzi on piano, and Gregory Cohen and Andrew Watkins on percussion.
South Coast Dance Arts - Long Beach - Presents:So-Cal Dance InvitationalSaturday, 3/23/2019
One Night Only -- Dance Concert of Southern California choreographers and companies.
Both emerging and established choreographers selected from Southern California will perform.
It will be an inspiring evening of contemporary, modern and jazz dance. It has been dubbed one of the best contemporary dance events in the LA area.
James Domine - Calabasas - Presents:San Fernando Valley Symphony OrchestraSaturday, 3/23/2019
Weber: Overture Der Freischutz
Beethoven: Victory Symphony:
Wellington's Victory, Opus 91
Weiner: Serenade, Opus 3
Mendelssohn: Violin Concerto in E minor, Opus 64
Blake Pouliot, violinist
San Luis Obispo Wind Orchestra - San Luis Obispo - Presents:"A Musical Journey" - San Luis Wind OrchestraSaturday, 3/23/2019
On March 23rd, San Luis Obispo Wind Orchestra shares the stage with the Cuesta Wind Ensemble in this concert featuring music from around the world.
For our concert shared with the Cuesta Wind Ensemble, SLO Winds hopscotches around the world to play music from Australia, England, France, Mexico, and Japan.
USC Thornton School of Music - Los Angeles - Presents:Polish Music concert featuring guests from the Music Academy in Lódz, PolandSaturday, 3/23/2019
The Polish Music Center celebrates the 2019 anniversaries of Polish composers Grazyna Bacewicz and Roman Ryterband with a performance featuring distinguished members from the Music Academy in Lódz, Poland and students from USC Thornton.
Choral Consortium of San Diego - San Diego - Presents:San Diego Sings! FestivalSaturday, 3/23/2019
The San Diego Sings! Festival 2019, an all-day free event featuring performances by 22 choral groups and a massed choir of 1,000 voices, returns to Spreckels Organ Pavilion in Balboa Park on Saturday, March 23, presented by the Choral Consortium of San Diego.
Long Beach Chorale & Chamber Orchestra - Long Beach - Presents:Haydn’s Mass in Time of War3/23/2019 - 3/24/2019 (next performance: Saturday, 3/23/2019)
Long Beach Chorale & Chamber Orchestra presents Franz Joseph Haydn’s Mass in Time of War on March 23, 24
The title sounds scary, but the music of the Mass in Time of War is vintage Haydn: buoyant, exciting, humorous, and entertaining from start to finish.
Festival Ballet Theatre - Irvine - Presents:Festival Ballet Theatre: The Sleeping Beauty3/23/2019 - 3/24/2019 (next performance: Saturday, 3/23/2019)
Enjoyable for the entire family.
This timeless love story will feature special guests from prestigious professional ballet companies in the lead roles.
Jazz 'n Paz - Pasadena - Presents:Barbara Morrison and Her TrioSunday, 3/24/2019
Curated by Performances à la Carte, the Pasadena based collaborative arts and social conscience entity, presents its Spring 2019 Jazz ‘n Paz intimate seasonal monthly early Sunday evening jazz series featuring a lineup of award-winning and internationally renowned jazz musicians.
Pasadena Symphony - Pasadena - Presents:Mahler Symphony No. 1 "Titan"Saturday, 3/23/2019
Mahler’s monumental and gloriously sonorous “Titan” Symphony tops off a grandiose evening with International Beethoven Piano competition winner Rodolfo Leone on Mozart’s Piano Concerto No. 21.
Performances at 2pm and 8pm.
Mozart Piano Concerto No. 21
Mahler Symphony No. 1
McCallum Theatre for the Performing Arts - Palm Desert - Presents:McCallum Theatre Concert BandSunday, 3/24/2019
Carnival of the Animals
Mitch Gershenfeld, conductor
Jeffrey Siegel, piano
David Gonzalez, narrator
It’s time to Strike Up the Band for our 7th annual concert by the McCallum Theatre Concert Band. Highlighting this year’s concert will be a performance of the beloved “Carnival of the Animals” by Saint-Saëns featuring pianist Jeffrey Siegel and a new text written and performed by David Gonzalez.
AMPA - LOS ANGELES - Presents:One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest3/21/2019 - 3/23/2019 (next performance: Friday, 3/22/2019)
Join the Academy of Music and Preforming Arts at Hamilton High School in their take of the classic story, One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest.
LA Opera - Los Angeles - Presents:The Clemency of Titus3/2/2019 - 3/24/2019 (next performance: Sunday, 3/24/2019)
A stunning new production of Mozart's final masterpiece.
The most powerful civilization in the world falls vulnerable to the machinations of power players seeking glory. In a drama marked by shifting layers of morality and loyalty, Mozart's unmistakable love for humanity shines through in his glorious and endlessly inventive music, masterfully conducted by James Conlon.
La Jolla Playhouse - La Jolla - Presents:Diana2/19/2019 - 3/31/2019 (next performance: Friday, 3/22/2019)
World premiere musical, Diana, follows the story of Princess Diana as she grows into a global phenomenon and manages to change the world.
Christopher Ashley and the writers behind the Tony Award-winning musical Memphis (Joe DiPietro and David Bryan) create this highly anticipated musical, featuring an epic and sweeping contemporary score.
LA Phil - Los Angeles - Presents:Gershwin & Ravel3/28/2019 - 3/31/2019 (next performance: Thursday, 3/28/2019)
Los Angeles Philharmonic
Lionel Bringuier, conductor
Hélène Grimaud, piano
For one shining moment, Ravel and Gershwin met each other at a New York party in 1928, where they expressed their deep mutual admiration and passion for jazz. Now, two brilliant French artists (and Philharmonic regulars) keep that connection alive with this latter-day meeting of the minds.
El Camino College - Torrance - Presents:In The Heights3/15/2019 - 3/31/2019 (next performance: Friday, 3/22/2019)
With incredible hip-hop dancing, a contemporary Latin-flavored score and a story from Lin-Manuel Miranda (creator of the hit Broadway show Hamilton), In the Heights made a huge splash on Broadway, scoring the 2008 Tony Award for Best Musical and winning over audiences with its fresh-faced charm and vibrant music.
The Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts - Beverly Hills - Presents:Malpaso Dance Company3/28/2019 - 3/30/2019 (next performance: Thursday, 3/28/2019)
SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA DEBUT
Cuba’s hottest contemporary dance company shares a little slice of Havana in a sparkling program of movement and music featuring works by Artistic Director Osnel Delgado, as well as international choreographers Aszure Barton, Cecilia Bengolea and Ohad Naharin.
Hollywood Pantages Theatre - Los Angeles - Presents:Cats2/26/2019 - 3/24/2019 (next performance: Friday, 3/22/2019)
CATS, the record-breaking musical spectacular by Andrew Lloyd Webber that has captivated audiences in over 30 countries and 15 languages, is now on tour across North America!
Audiences and critics alike are rediscovering this beloved musical with breathtaking music, including one of the most treasured songs in musical theater—"Memory”.
Segerstrom Center for the Arts - Costa Mesa - Presents:Aladdin3/6/2019 - 3/23/2019 (next performance: Friday, 3/22/2019)
From the producer of The Lion King, comes the timeless story of ALADDIN, a thrilling new production filled with unforgettable beauty, magic, comedy and breathtaking spectacle. It’s an extraordinary theatrical event where one lamp and three wishes make the possibilities infinite.
Boston Court Pasadena - Pasadena - Presents:The Judas Kiss2/15/2019 - 3/24/2019 (next performance: Friday, 3/22/2019)
By David Hare
Directed by Michael Michetti
David Hare’s masterful play pulses with the ecstasy and anguish of an enamored heart.
Center Theatre Group - Los Angeles - Presents:Lackawanna Blues3/16/2019 - 4/21/2019 (next performance: Friday, 3/22/2019)
A magical, musical, and deeply personal work written and performed by Tony Award® winner Ruben Santiago-Hudson, Lackawanna Blues is a reminiscence of his 1950s childhood in a small town on the banks of Lake Erie.
"Brilliant! GO! - Performing Arts LIVE
John Ruskin and Michael Myers for Ruskin Group Theatre - Santa Monica - Presents:The Joy Wheel2/15/2019 - 3/24/2019 (next performance: Friday, 3/22/2019)
Jason Alexander Directs Ian McRae's New Play
All Star Cast Includes Dann Florek, Gina Hecht, Lee Garlington, and Maury Sterling
Huntington Beach Academy for the Performing Arts - Huntington Beach - Presents:"The Phantom of the Opera"3/15/2019 - 3/24/2019 (next performance: Friday, 3/22/2019)
The Academy for the Performing Arts, a magnet program for the Huntington Union High School District, presents "The Phantom of the Opera" by its Musical Theatre department.
Watch as APA's Musical Theatre department undertakes Andrew Lloyd Webber’s timeless story of seduction and despair.
Latino Theater Company - Los Angeles - Presents:The Mother of Henry3/15/2019 - 4/14/2019 (next performance: Friday, 3/22/2019)
Latino Theater Company resident playwright Evelina Fernández’s newest work is set in the 1960s working class melting pot of Boyle Heights.
The Broad Stage - Santa Monica - Presents:Ballet Hispánico3/22/2019 - 3/23/2019 (next performance: Friday, 3/22/2019)
The premier Latino dance organization in the United States brings individuals and communities together to celebrate and explore Latino cultures through dance. Whether dancing on stage, in school or in the street, Ballet Hispánico creates a space where few institutions break ground.
Eduardo Vilaro, Artistic Director
Fountain Theatre - Los Angeles - Presents:Hype Man2/20/2019 - 4/14/2019 (next performance: Friday, 3/22/2019)
The West Coast premiere of Idris Goodwin’s “break beat” play continues the Fountain Theatre’s focus on social justice.
Social injustice, racial identity, gender inequity, career ambition and friendship converge — and collide — in Hype Man
Coachella Valley Repertory - Cathedral City - Presents:Chess3/13/2019 - 3/31/2019 (next performance: Friday, 3/22/2019)
"One of the best rock scores ever produced. This is an angry, difficult, demanding and rewarding show.” – TIME
“Worth seeing.” – New York Post
EACH PERFORMANCE WILL INCLUDE A CHAMPAGNE AND DESSERT RECEPTION
Cal State University Fullerton - Fullerton - Presents:The Cherry Orchard3/8/2019 - 3/24/2019 (next performance: Friday, 3/22/2019)
"You look boldly ahead isn't it only that you don't see or divine anything terrible in the future because life is still hidden from your young eyes."
- Madame Ranevsky, "The Cherry Orchard"
Breakdown Services and Performing Arts LIVE - Originating from Los Angeles - Presents:State of the Arts Radio Series1/3/2019 - 12/26/2019 (next performance: Thursday, 3/28/2019)
State of the Arts is a weekly series devoted to coverage of the performing arts in Los Angeles, and beyond... with emphasis on theatre, music, dance events, and stage spectaculars. Michael Sterling and Andrew David James offer astute reviews, insightful discussions, a live arts calendar, and live interviews with celebrity guests, stars of the arts, and the creative teams behind them.
California Chamber Orchestra - Temecula - Presents:Classics at The Merc6/10/2018 - 6/23/2019 (next performance: Sunday, 3/24/2019)
Join us in The Merc Sunday afternoons for chamber performances by the region’s best professional musicians. The intimate setting of The Merc allows the audience and musicians to interact with each other so you can learn about the musicians, their instruments, their careers, and the music they perform.
A great classical experience for a great price!
Fine Arts Network - Temecula - Presents:Into The Woods3/15/2019 - 3/31/2019 (next performance: Friday, 3/22/2019)
Fairy tales begin “once upon a time” and end “happily ever after.” Not so fast! After all the dreams come true in this Tony Award-winning musical, everybody returns to the woods for a reality check.
Farhang Foundation - Costa Mesa - Presents:Nowruz Concert with Homayoun Shajarian & the Pournazeri BrothersSunday, 3/24/2019
Celebrate Nowruz, the Persian New Year
Featuring the magnificent Homayoun Shajarian and the brilliant brothers Sohrab Pournazeri and Tahmoures Pournazeri, with special guest conductor Shardad Rohani as well as Pacific Symphony's own Carl St. Clair! Do not miss what promises to be an unforgettable night of Iranian music with the Pacific Symphony!
Geffen Playhouse - Los Angeles - Presents:Lights Out: Nat "King" Cole 2/5/2019 - 3/24/2019 (next performance: Friday, 3/22/2019)
Reprising their roles from a sold-out run at People’s Light & Theater in Philadelphia, Emmy Award nominee Dulé Hill (West Wing Psych Bring in ‘da Noise, Bring in ‘da Funk) as Nat “King” Cole and Hamilton star Daniel J. Watts as Sammy Davis Jr. bring life to a play the Philadelphia Inquirer called “profound, ambitious, wide-ranging and dreamlike.” Like Cole himself, Lights Out promises to be “Unforgettable.”
Virginia Waring International Piano Competition - Palm Desert - Presents:22nd Waring International Piano Competition3/24/2019 - 3/29/2019 (next performance: Sunday, 3/24/2019)
Six days of FREE classical piano: pianists ages 8 to 17 compete in solo and concerto rounds.
Multiple pianists play 15 to 30 minutes each daily from Mar 24 through Mar 29. 17 contestants age 8 to 12 and 23 contestants ages 13 to 17 from 8 countries.
Free Admission, Free Parking. Audience can enter in between pianists. Come for an hour or stay for the full session.
The Road Theatre Company - North Hollywood - Presents:Death House1/16/2019 - 3/23/2019 (next performance: Friday, 3/22/2019)
On the night a death-house chaplain must hand over the reins to the confident young pastor set to replace him, the men encounter an enigmatic inmate who challenges their convictions and changes their lives forever. DEATH HOUSE is a startling new piece of theatre that explores justice, redemption, and the possibility that we’re all more connected than we may want to admit.
Brand Library & Art Center, Brand Associates - Glendale - Presents:Eclipse Quartet!Saturday, 3/23/2019
Brand Associates Music Series
The award winning Eclipse Quartet performs on the Brand Associates Music Series! They will present a program with music of living composers from Cambodia, Mexico, Finland and the United States. Admission is free and a reception will follow the concert.
Skylight Theatre Company - Los Angeles - Presents:America Adjacent2/16/2019 - 3/24/2019 (next performance: Friday, 3/22/2019)
Jon Lawrence Rivera Directs Boni B. Alvarez's New Play at Skylight Theatre (2018 LA Drama Critics Circle Award - Best Production and Stage Raw Award - Production of the Year for “Rotterdam”)
Santa Barbara Music Club - Santa Barbara - Presents:SB Music Club Free ConcertsSaturday, 3/23/2019
The Santa Barbara Music Club and Public Library co-present a free concert at the library’s Faulkner Gallery, 40 East Anapamu St., 3pm, Saturday, March 23. The program features Fauré’s A Major Violin Sonata and a collage of songs: Hutchinson’s Old Mother Hubbard, Menotti’s Black Swan, Bolcom’s Lime Jello, and Lerner and Loewe’s My Fair Lady medley.
Theatre of Arts - Hollywood - Presents:The Shape of Things3/14/2019 - 3/24/2019 (next performance: Friday, 3/22/2019)
A new production of Neil Labute's 2001 drama, directed by David Conolly.
"The Shape of Things" is set in a small university town in the American Midwest and centers on the lives of four young students who become emotionally and romantically involved. How far would you go for love? For art? What would you be willing to change? What price might you pay?
Los Angeles Women's Theatre Festival - North Hollywood - Presents:Los Angeles Women's Theatre Festival3/22/2019 - 3/24/2019 (next performance: Friday, 3/22/2019)
Three days of solo performances by women in theatre, dance and song. Awards will also be presented to women of distinction.