East West Players - Los Angeles - Presents:
A Nice Indian Boy
2/20/2014 - 3/23/2014 (next performance: Sunday, 3/9/2014)
A comedy about love and marriage, Naveen Gavaskar and Keshav Kurundkar share all things Indian – from the Hindi language to the difficulty of being gay in Indian culture. Keshav, however, is adopted by Indian parents…and Caucasian.
San Luis Obispo Little Theatre - San Luis Obispo - Presents:
Some Enchanted Evening: The Songs of Rodgers & Hammerstein
2/14/2014 - 3/16/2014 (next performance: Sunday, 3/9/2014)
Some Enchanted Evening is one of the nation's most popular Rodgers and Hammerstein musical revues, featuring over 30 songs written by the legendary Broadway team. Take a romantic and nostalgic journey through some of the greatest music of all time with songs from Oklahoma, Carousel, The Sound of Music, South Pacific, State Fair, The King and I, and many more!
Samantha Martin - Los Angeles - Presents:
The Amazing Acro-Cats Perform in Hollywood
2/20/2014 - 3/9/2014 (next performance: Sunday, 3/9/2014)
One of only four “performing domestic cat troupes” in the United States, The Amazing Acro-Cats are celebrated nationwide to sell out venues.
The Amazing Acro-Cats delight and astound audiences of all ages as they perform their remarkable feats of agility, pushing carts, riding skateboards, rolling barrels, ringing bells, turning on lights, walking tight ropes, jumping through hoops, and more.
Geffen Playhouse - Los Angeles - Presents:
Mona Golabek in The Pianist of Willesden Lane
2/28/2014 - 3/20/2014 (next performance: Sunday, 3/9/2014)
"It is privilege to be in the audience! This is a must for all theater goers and is one of our FEATURED events!" - Performing Arts LIVE
Due to popular demand Mona Golabek in The Pianist of Willesden Lane, a Geffen Playhouse Spotlight Entertainment Series event has been extended through Thursday, March 20
LACMA - Los Angeles - Presents:
Calder Quartet with Red Fish Blue Fish
LACMA opens its Art & Music series with a special concert celebrating the exhibition Calder and Abstraction: From Avant-Garde to Iconic, on view through July 27. Join the Calder Quartet, who the New York Times describes as "superb," and the percussion ensemble red fish blue fish as they join forces to play contemporary composer Jason Treuting's Oblique Music.
Cirque Du Soleil/Live Nation - Santa Monica - Presents:
TOTEM from Cirque du Soleil
1/17/2014 - 3/16/2014 (next performance: Friday, 3/14/2014)
“The acrobatics are mind-boggling, the costumes are stunning, the lighting and projections are extraordinary and the musical score is mesmerizing. Cirque du Soleil wows the audience yet again with TOTEM. GO!!” – Performing Arts LIVE
LA Opera - Los Angeles - Presents:
LA Opera presents Britten's BILLY BUDD
2/22/2014 - 3/16/2014 (next performance: Thursday, 3/13/2014)
“WOW. The Los Angeles Opera pulls out all of the stops to make this epic production of BILLY BUDD a winner….It is a privilege to be able to witness such powerful work. I did not want the thrilling and well-executed Melville tale to end. It is most certainly one of our FEATURED events. GO!” – Performing Arts LIVE (mn)
IrvineBbarclay Theatre - Irvine - Presents:
Savion Glover - STePZ
3/8/2014 - 3/9/2014 (next performance: Sunday, 3/9/2014)
Savion Glover and his ensemble of dancers, the HooFeRzCLuB, take tap dance to new heights – fusing traditional music of the past to new levels of energy and performance – all with his signature tap style.
City Ballet of San Diego - San Diego - Presents:
City Ballet's: Balanchine Masterworks
3/7/2014 - 3/9/2014 (next performance: Sunday, 3/9/2014)
City Ballet of San Diego performs a full program of ballets by the legendary George Balanchine which includes “Apollo,” “Serenade,” “Sonatine” and the San Diego premiere of “Allegro Brillante” accompanied by The City Ballet Orchestra, John Nettles conducting.
Friday, March 7, 2014 at 8:00 pm
Saturday, March 8, 2014 at 8:00 pm
Sunday, March 9, 2014 at 2:00 pm
Laguna Playhouse & The Reduced Shakespeare Company™ - Laguna Beach - Presents:
All the Great Books
3/4/2014 - 3/30/2014 (next performance: Sunday, 3/9/2014)
Confused by Confucius? Thoroughly thrown by Thoreau? Wish Swift was swifter? Tennyson tinier? Then buckle up and hop aboard as America's best loved comedy troupe zips through everything you were supposed to read in school, but probably didn't.
Santa Monica Symphony Association - Santa Monica - Presents:
Santa Monica Symphony Concert - Romance and Russia
Join the Santa Monica Symphony for a musical voyage to Russia. Savor the soaring melodies of Borodin’s Polovtsian Dances experience Glazunov’s hauntingly beautiful Violin Concerto with soloist Heidi Hatch, the Santa Monica Symphony’s brilliant young concertmistress. And revel in the most romantic of all romantic symphonies, Rachmaninoff’s Symphony No. 2.
GYO - Glendale - Presents:
Glendale Youth Orchestra
25th Anniversary Season
Brad Keimach, conductor
Sunday, March 9, 2014
Bellini - Overture to "Norma"
Beethoven - Violin Concerto (2nd and 3rd movements)
Sarah Worden, violin
A live presentation of
Charlie Chaplin's "The Rink"
with the orchestra playing the score to the film.
Composed by Carl Davis
Le Salon de Musiques - Los Angeles - Presents:
Le Salon de Musiques Chamber Music Series Concert #6
Two "USA PREMIERES" for an exquisite and emotional event:
World Renowned Violinist Guillaume SUTRE, who is also the Director of Chamber Music at the UCLA School of Music, is joined by Elissa JOHNSTON Soprano, Award-Winning Cellist Tim LANDAUER, and Pianist Steven VANHAUWAERT, ...
Center Theatre Group - Los Angeles - Presents:
Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike
1/29/2014 - 3/16/2014 (next performance: Sunday, 3/9/2014)
EXTENDED - NOW THROUGH MARCH 16 ONLY
Mark Taper Forum
By Christopher Durang
Directed by David Hyde Pierce
“It’s easy to see how this show won the 2013 Tony Award® for Best Play. The entire cast is terrific and the set is gorgeous. The audience absolutely loved it. We did too. It is one of our FEATURED events. GO!” – Performing Arts LIVE
Segerstrom Center for the Arts - Costa Mesa - Presents:
Les Ballets de Monte-Carlo: LAC (after Swan Lake)
3/7/2014 - 3/9/2014 (next performance: Sunday, 3/9/2014)
Les Ballets de Monte-Carlo of Monaco returns with this American premiere of Jean-Christophe Maillot’s interpretation of the classic Swan Lake.
City of Beverly Hills - Beverly Hills - Presents:
Music in the Mansion concert series
The City of Beverly Hills prides itself in bringing its residents, visitors and patrons of the arts the finest in solo and chamber music performances. Since 1994, under Artistic Director Laura Schmeider, Music in the Mansion has presented concerts featuring prize-winning international and local artists.
Freedom Band Foundation - Los Angeles - Presents:
Gay Freedom Band of Los Angeles presents Family Album
Led by Artistic Director Justin Raines, the Freedom Band continues its 35th Season with music by LGBT composers Aaron Copland, Leonard Bernstein, Jerry Herman & more. The program covers music from 3 centuries, including music from Tchaikovsky’s Nutcracker, the musicals Hairspray and La Cage Aux Folles, Pulitzer Prize winner Jennifer Higdon, Sir Elton John’s Candle In The Wind & Bernstein's Slava!
RAA /USA - Los Angeles - Presents:
Piano Recital at Zipper Concert Hall
Visiting artist Raphael Minaskanian, is Iran's preeminent pianist and professor of music.
For the past three decades, in addition to his busy teaching schedule, Mr. Minaskanian has been contributing to humanitarian and educational projects, and performing in the Middle East, Europe, Canada, and the USA.
The program includes Chopin, Brahms, Mozart, Melik-Aslanian and more.
Friends of Sundays Live & LACMA - Los Angeles - Presents:
1/5/2014 - 6/29/2014 (next performance: Sunday, 3/16/2014)
Sundays Live presents FREE weekly classical chamber music concerts and recitals by premier professional artists from Southern California and around the world. These one-hour concerts are presented free to the public at 6:00PM on Sundays in the Leo S. Bing Theater of the Los Angeles County Museum of Art.
International Classical Concerts of the Desert - Rancho Mirage - Presents:
Sergei Antonov, Cellist
Tchaikovsky Gold Medalist
Odyssey Theatre - Los Angeles - Presents:
A Steady Rain
2/22/2014 - 4/13/2014 (next performance: Sunday, 3/9/2014)
“This production of the Broadway smash hit is one of our FEATURED events. Thomas Vincent Kelly and Sal Viscuso give it their all in this riveting drama. (Hugh Jackman and Daniel Craig had these roles on Broadway) Their friendship which is complicated by a chaotic set of events,will have you guessing and on the edge of your seat as to how it will play out....GO” – Performing Arts LIVE
Camerata Pacifica - Pasadena - Presents:
The World Premiere of Concerto for Cello & Ensemble by Lera Auerbach will close the Camerata Pacifica March Program.
Adès, Thomas: Catch
Brahms, Johannes: Clarinet Quintet in B Minor, Op. 115
Britten, Benjamin: Temporal Variations
Auerbach, Lera: Concerto for Cello & Ensemble (World Premiere)
Bakersfield Community Concert Association - Bakersfield - Presents:
Sixth Floor Trio
From bluegrass to klezmer, classical to jazz, ancient music to contemporary rock- Sixth Floor Trio explores it all and brings the music’s energy to the world.
Passionate educators and stunning musicians, Sixth Floor Trio explores musical genres from across the country combining them into an enlightening, melodious concert experience.
McCallum Theatre for the Performing Arts - Palm Desert - Presents:
These are the men who put brass music on the map: with their unbeatable blend of virtuosity, spontaneity and humor, they brighten the rosters of concert halls, international festivals and orchestra series throughout the world.
Saddleback College Division of Fine Arts - Mission Viejo - Presents:
Bruce Babad with Saddleback Jazz Lab
The Saddleback College Jazz Lab welcomes guest artist alto saxophonist Bruce Babad (b’BAD). Babad has been playing the alto saxophone since age ten. He has performed with blues legend Little Milton, rock-n-roll Hall of Fame artists The Four Tops, the Temptations, the Platters, Barry Manilow, Natalie Cole and Bobby Caldwell.
The Steinway Society of Riverside County - Rancho Mirage - Presents:
2014 The Steinway Festival Piano Competition
3/9/2014 - 3/16/2014 (next performance: Sunday, 3/9/2014)
This is a unique opportunity to witness some of the finest musical talent that the Coachella Valley and Inland Empire has to offer.
Rolling Hills United Methodist Church - Rolling Hills Estates - Presents:
USC Faculty Pianist LUCINDA CARVER
The celebrated conductor, pianist, and harpsichordist LUCINDA CARVER performs Franz Schubert's sublime masterpiece: Piano Sonata in G Major, Op.78, described by Schumann as the "most perfect in form and conception" of any of Schubert's sonatas.
Cal Poly Music Department - San Luis Obispo - Presents:
Cal Poly Wind Bands' Winter Concert featuring Ko-ichiro Yamamoto, trombone
The Cal Poly wind bands present their annual winter concert featuring guest artist and world-renowned trombonist Ko-ichiro Yamamoto. Yamamoto is one of the foremost Japanese trombonists of his generation, currently acting as the principal trombonist for the Seattle Symphony and Saito-Kinen Orchestras.
LA Phil - Los Angeles - Presents:
Dudamel Conducts Brahms
3/6/2014 - 3/9/2014 (next performance: Sunday, 3/9/2014)
John Corigliano’s First Symphony, inspired by the NAMES Project AIDS Memorial Quilt, memorializes friends and colleagues of his. In stark contrast, Brahms’ Second is cheery and pastoral, and was composed with blazing speed compared to Brahms’ First Symphony.
La Jolla Playhouse - La Jolla - Presents:
The Who and the What
2/11/2014 - 3/9/2014 (next performance: Sunday, 3/9/2014)
The Who & The What, is the upcoming and final production of the 2013/2013 Season at La Jolla Playhouse.
Running from February 11 – March 9, 2014, this fascinating piece—written by Ayad Akhtar, winner of the 2013 Pulitzer Prize for Drama and directed by Kimberly Senior—focuses on the story of Zarina, a young girl raised in a conservative Muslim family in Atlanta.
Richard Nixon Library & Birthplace Foundation - Yorba Linda - Presents:
Nixon Library Family Concert Series - Sunday
12/22/2013 - 12/28/2014 (next performance: Sunday, 3/9/2014)
FREE FAMILY CONCERT SERIES
The Chance Theater - Anaheim - Presents:
2/7/2014 - 3/9/2014 (next performance: Sunday, 3/9/2014)
Athens University is in the midst of a thirty-year losing streak, so Lyssie J. and her girl-power posse won’t “give it up” to their basketball-playing boyfriends until they win a game. The hilarious dialogue and upbeat score from five-time Tony nominated playwright Douglas Carter Beane and Lewis Flinn is an electric combination of Mean Girls, Glee and Pitch Perfect.
Sierra Madre Playhouse and Colburn Conservatory of Music - Sierra Madre - Presents:
Franck, Mendelssohn, Shostakovitch concert
An all-female ensemble performs the works of three classical composers.