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Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra - - Presents:“LACO à la carte” Fundraisers9/10/2016 - 10/13/2016 (next performance: Friday, 9/30/2016)
Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra Fundraisers Pair Salon Performances with International Cuisine and Spectacular Homes
Exclusive Evenings in Bel Air, Brentwood, Hancock Park and Santa Monica Salute Jeffrey Kahane in His Final Season as LACO Music Director, and Feature Musical Artistry of Kahane, LACO Musicians and Guest Artists
South Coast Repertory - Costa Mesa - Presents:All the Way9/2/2016 - 10/2/2016 (next performance: Thursday, 9/29/2016)
by Robert Schenkkan
Directed by Marc Masterson
1963. Lyndon B. Johnson has been catapulted into the most powerful job on earth. No stranger to back room deals, Johnson takes us with him—flattering, backslapping, placating and bullying as he maneuvers to pass the groundbreaking Civil Rights Act.
The Italian American Museum of Los Angeles - Los Angeles - Presents:Taste of ItalySaturday, 10/1/2016
Taste of Italy is Los Angeles’ premiere Italian Food and Wine event featuring award-winning restaurants and wineries, with fantastic entertainment in a spectacular setting.
Pacific Symphony - Costa Mesa - Presents:Brahms & The RomanticsSunday, 10/2/2016
The towering genius of Brahms cast a long shadow that influenced many of his contemporaries, including Dvorák, a devoted friend he mentored.
The towering genius of Brahms cast a long shadow that influenced many of his contemporaries, including Dvorák, a devoted friend he mentored.
Center Theatre Group - Los Angeles - Presents:Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom9/1/2016 - 10/16/2016 (next performance: Thursday, 9/29/2016)
An American masterpiece, August Wilson’s Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom is set in 1927 Chicago during a recording session at a white-owned studio with the legendary singer—inspired by real-life Mother of the Blues Gertrude "Ma" Rainey.
"One of our FEATURED events. GO!" Performing Arts LIVE
Le Salon de Musiques - Los Angeles - Presents:Le Salon de Musiques Chamber Music Series Grand Opening ConcertSunday, 10/2/2016
- L. BEETHOVEN: String Quartet n.9 in C Major Op 59 n.3
- G. LEKEU: "Molto Adagio" for String Quartet "US Premiere"
- F. SCHUBERT: String Quintet in C Major D 956
William HAGEN & Jessica GUIDERI, Violins,
Rob BROPHY, Viola, Robert de MAINE & John WALZ, Cellos.
Center Theater Group - Los Angeles - Presents:A View From the Bridge 9/7/2016 - 10/16/2016 (next performance: Thursday, 9/29/2016)
Direct from sold-out runs on the West End and Broadway comes A View From the Bridge in a searing revival from director Ivo van Hove, delivering “the stuff of Broadway legend” (New York Post).
"Masterfully staged! Powerful performances! One of our FEATURED events. GO!" - Performing Arts LIVE
Valley Performing Arts Center - Northridge - Presents:ShadowlandSunday, 10/2/2016
Created by famed dance company Pilobolus, Shadowland is a first-of-its-kind performance combining legendary modern dance with high-energy, fast-paced multimedia, merging front-of-screen choreography with projected images and moving screens of different sizes and shapes.
USC Thornton School of Music - Los Angeles - Presents:Jazz Night featuring the USC Thornton Jazz OrchestraThursday, 10/6/2016
Music director Bob Mintzer and the USC Thornton Jazz Orchestra headline this ongoing contemporary jazz series.
Celebration Theatre - Los Angeles - Presents:Charm9/9/2016 - 10/23/2016 (next performance: Thursday, 9/29/2016)
"Powerful, emotional and very funny. Many moments of brilliance from an exceptional cast. GO!" - Performing Arts LIVE
Set in “The Center,” a shelter and safe space for the LGBTQ community in Chicago, CHARM explores the complex issue of Gender Identity.
San Diego Opera and MTS - San Diego - Presents:Opera on Track9/3/2016 - 10/9/2016 (next performance: Saturday, 10/8/2016)
“Opera on Track” is a partnership between San Diego Opera and MTS, which operates a light rail trolley service with three lines that cover the City of San Diego as well as the South Bay and East County cities of National City, Chula Vista, Imperial Beach, La Mesa, El Cajon and Santee.
The Getty Villa - Malibu - Presents:Haunted House Party, A Roman Comedy9/8/2016 - 10/1/2016 (next performance: Thursday, 9/29/2016)
"One of the funniest shows we have seen in years! Direction and adaptation by Matt Walker are brilliant! The cast is excellent! It is one of our FEATURED events. GO!" - Performing Arts LIVE
Haunted House Party is a hilarious Roman comedy based on Plautus’s Mostellaria that would be right at home as a television sitcom premise today.
Santa Monica Symphony Orchestra - Santa Monica - Presents:Santa Monica Symphony 72nd Season Premier ConcertSunday, 10/9/2016
Join the Santa Monica Symphony for their 72nd season premiere concert, as they serenade audiences with pieces inspired by water. The orchestra will play Bedrich Smetana’s Moldau, followed by the thought provoking Waterless by Ben Boone. The evening will end with the cascading sounds of La Mer, by Claude Debussy.
The Old Globe Theatre - San Diego - Presents:October Sky 9/10/2016 - 10/23/2016 (next performance: Thursday, 9/29/2016)
The beloved film is now a triumphant new American musical that will send you heart soaring and inspire your whole family to reach for the stars!
Broadway San Diego - San Diego - Presents:Disney's The Lion King9/7/2016 - 10/2/2016 (next performance: Thursday, 9/29/2016)
More than 80 million people around the world have experienced the awe-inspiring visual artistry, the unforgettable music, and the uniquely theatrical storytelling of this Broadway spectacular - one of the most breathtaking and beloved productions ever to grace the stage. Winner of six Tony Awards, Disney's THE LION KING brings together one of the most imaginative creative teams on Broadway.
Pasadena Playhouse - Pasadena - Presents:The Fantasticks9/6/2016 - 10/2/2016 (next performance: Thursday, 9/29/2016)
Don't miss the longest running musical in history, THE FANTASTICKS, live on the Pasadena Playhouse stage as director Seema Sueko breathes new life into this historic musical event!
THE LONGEST RUNNING MUSICAL IN HISTORY.
La Mirada Theatre for the Performing Arts - La Mirada - Presents:The Hunchback of Notre Dame9/16/2016 - 10/9/2016 (next performance: Thursday, 9/29/2016)
This brand new musical is the only stage collaboration from two masters of American musical theatre, Alan Menken (Disney’s The Little Mermaid, Beauty and the Beast) and Stephen Schwartz (Wicked, Pippin). With a lush, emotionally rich score and beautiful choral arrangements, it’s a dramatic retelling of the epic but tragic Victor Hugo novel.
LA Phil - Los Angeles - Presents:Adams @ 709/29/2016 - 10/2/2016 (next performance: Thursday, 9/29/2016)
Los Angeles Philharmonic
Gustavo Dudamel, conductor
Yefim Bronfman, piano
St. Lawrence String Quartet
BEETHOVEN Coriolan Overture
ADAMS Absolute Jest (L.A. premiere)
BEETHOVEN Piano Concerto No. 4
Oktoberfest Entertainment/Ginger Perkins - Los Angeles - Presents:Oktoberfest the Musical: An Almost True Story9/8/2016 - 11/27/2016 (next performance: Thursday, 9/29/2016)
OKTOBERFEST THE MUSICAL – An Almost True Story is a musical comedy filled with spectacular songs, ranging from spirited oom-pah-pah polkas, jazzy burlesque numbers and delicate love duets to Broadway show-stoppers.
Pacific Harps - Pasadena - Presents:Park Stickney, Jazz harpist Sunday, 10/2/2016
Park Stickney has traveled across Europe, Asia and the U.S., as a soloist and with a variety of ensembles whose music ranges from jazz to classical to rock.We are excited to have this world renouned jazz harpist stop by Pacific Harps for an intimate concert and workshop.
The Muckenthaler Cultural Center - Fullerton - Presents:Muckenthaler Gala and the Fullerton Arts Legacy AwardFriday, 9/30/2016
Enjoy dinner and live entertainment by celebrity guests under the stars! During the evening, the 2016 Dr. James Young Arts Legacy Award will be presented to Lois Ellyn—ballerina, choreographer and teacher—as well as Artistic Director of Nouveau Chamber Ballet.
A Noise Within - Pasadena - Presents:Tom Stoppard's Arcadia9/4/2016 - 11/20/2016 (next performance: Friday, 9/30/2016)
"I have never left a play more convinced that I had just witnessed a masterpiece" –The Daily Telegraph
Romantic, funny, and profoundly moving, Stoppard’s meticulously crafted masterwork invites you experience the intricate interplay of a past and present equally driven by fierce intellectual curiosity and the fickle passions of the human heart.
San Diego Early Music Society - Rancho San Diego - Presents:Vivaldi's The Four Seasons: Nature TransformedSunday, 10/2/2016
The San Diego Early Music Society presents House of Time performing Vivaldi's Four Seasons in an arrangement for several instruments as well as works by J.S. Bach
Pala Casino Spa & Resort - Pala - Presents:Pepe AguilarFriday, 9/30/2016
Mexican-American singing star Pepe Aguilar will perform in concert at 8 p.m., Friday, September 30, at Pala Csino Spa & Resort's outdoor Starlight Theater.
Aguilar, the winner of four Grammy Awards and four Latin Grammys, has produced over 16 albums since 1991 and has sold millions of records.
Triage Productions and Standing Room Only Productions - Los Angeles - Presents:Next to Normal8/19/2016 - 10/8/2016 (next performance: Friday, 9/30/2016)
Due to SOLD OUT houses and RAVE REVIEWS Triage Productions and Standing Room Only Productions extend Next To Normal, book and lyrics by Brian Yorkey and music by Tom Kitt, directed by Thomas James O’Leary with a live five-piece band conducted by music director Taylor Stephenson.
Long Beach Camerata Singers - Long Beach - Presents:The Music of Downton AbbeySunday, 10/2/2016
The Music of Downton Abbey
Sunday October 2nd, 4:30 pm
Beverly O’Neill/Center Theater
With Organist Christoph Bull
Long Beach Symphony - Long Beach - Presents:Prokofiev's FifthSaturday, 10/1/2016
Romeo and Juliet Overture-Fantasy
Symphony No. 5 in B-flat major
Maestro Benjamin Rous will kick off our season with a“rous”ing performance of Prokofiev’s Symphony #5 in B-flat major– a true expression of the grandeur of the human spirit.
California Center for the Arts, Escondido - Escondido - Presents:Quebe SistersSunday, 10/2/2016
Prepare to be blown away when triple threat fiddle champions Grace, Sophia, and Hulda Quebe raise their fiddles and blend their voices in an intricately layered three-part harmony reminiscent of the Andrews Sisters. The Quebe’s unique brand of music has taken the Americana scene by storm with a refreshing blend of swing, vintage country, bluegrass, jazz, swing standards, and Texas-style fiddling.
The Colburn Music Academy - Los Angeles - Presents:Music Academy Young Artist PerformancesSaturday, 10/1/2016
Don't miss this biweekly performance series celebrating the achievements of Music Academy students.
Rogue Machine Theatre - Los Angeles - Presents:"Dutch Masters"9/17/2016 - 10/3/2016 (next performance: Saturday, 10/1/2016)
CRITICS' CHOICE - LA Times
West Coast Premiere of Greg Keller's thriller tracks a
chance encounter that will lead two young men into a head-on confrontation. The story goes from Rockefeller Center to 145th Street.. and everywhere in-between. Dutch Masters is a piercingly insightful comedy-drama that illuminates the continuing problems of race relations in America.
Carpenter Performing Arts Center - Long Beach - Presents:Peter Gros of Mutual of Omaha’:s Wild KingdomSaturday, 10/1/2016
Embark on an adventure with Peter Gros—former
co-host and current ambassador of Mutual of
Omaha’s Wild Kingdom—as he shares both the
exciting world of wildlife and timeless tales
from his travels! He’ll take you into the wild—
introducing you to exotic animals on stage, while
highlighting his many explorations with a mix of
video clips, and inspirational stories!
The Colburn School - Pasadena - Presents:Colburn Orchestra - RevolutionariesSaturday, 10/1/2016
Yehuda Gilad, Music Director and Conductor
Julijana Mijalkovic, piano
Music Director Gilad kicks off the orchestra's season with visionary pieces from Wagner and Ravel that pushed forward the music of their eras. Shostakovich's Symphony No. 12 pays tribute to the memory of Vladimir Lenin and the Bolshevik Revolution.
Theater Unspeakable and The Wallis - Beverly Hills - Presents:The American Revolution9/30/2016 - 10/9/2016 (next performance: Friday, 9/30/2016)
Theater Unspeakable presents history in 50 minutes: seven actors, two feet off the ground, share 21 square feet of space to recreate the entire American fight for independence from Lexington to Yorktown.
LA Opera - Los Angeles - Presents:Macbeth at LA Opera9/17/2016 - 10/16/2016 (next performance: Wednesday, 10/5/2016)
Plácido Domingo and James Conlon unite again in a powerful adaptation of Shakespeare's classic thriller.
Returning home from battle, a victorious general encounters a coven of witches who predict his future—he will become king of Scotland. Blinded by ambition, and spurred on by his power-hungry wife, Macbeth commits multiple murders to attain and keep the throne.
The Fountain Theatre - Los Angeles - Presents:Baby Doll7/29/2016 - 10/30/2016 (next performance: Saturday, 10/8/2016)
This summer, L.A. audiences get to see a brand new play by Tennessee Williams. Darkly comic and crackling with sexual tension, this enthralling tale of prejudice, sexual politics and passion is the first-ever Williams Estate-approved stage adaptation of the Tennessee Williams screenplay.
La Jolla Playhouse - La Jolla - Presents:Thirsty Thursday : Foodie Friday : Sonic Saturday 9/8/2016 - 10/1/2016 (next performance: Thursday, 9/29/2016)
In conjunction with Tiger Style! the upcoming production of La Jolla Playhouses 2016/2017 season come early to attend our upcoming event series.
CSUN Department of Theatre - Northridge - Presents:Assassins9/23/2016 - 10/2/2016 (next performance: Thursday, 9/29/2016)
The musical Assassins depicts the lives of nine individuals who assassinated or tried to assassinate the President of the United States.
Vanguard University Theatre Department - Costa Mesa - Presents:Blame it on the Movies! 9/16/2016 - 10/2/2016 (next performance: Thursday, 9/29/2016)
A Musical Revue celebrating the greatest music to come from the silver screen
With a staggering collection of over 75 of the most swell-known songs from the most well-known films ranging from Gone with the Wind to Footloose, Blame it on the Movies! is a delicious romp through cinematic history.
Lisa Smith Wengler Center for the Arts - Malibu - Presents:Almost, Maine9/29/2016 - 10/3/2016 (next performance: Thursday, 9/29/2016)
By John Cariani
Scott Alan Smith, Director
Almost, Maine: It's love ... almost. On a cold, clear, moonless night in the middle of winter, all is not quite what it seems in the remote, mythical town of Almost, Maine.
San Diego Musical Theatre - San Diego - Presents:The Producers9/23/2016 - 10/9/2016 (next performance: Thursday, 9/29/2016)
San Diego Musical Theatre presents Mel Brooks' comic masterpiece: THE PRODUCERS!
Breakdown Services and Performing Arts LIVE - Originating from Los Angeles - Presents:State of the Arts Radio Series6/23/2016 - 1/26/2017 (next performance: Thursday, 9/29/2016)
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.
Irvine Barclay Theatre - Irvine - Presents:Ann Hampton CallawayThursday, 9/29/2016
Ann Hampton Callaway is one of the leading champions of the Great American Songbook, having made her mark as a singer, pianist, composer, lyricist, actress, TV host and producer.
A born entertainer, her unique singing style blends jazz and traditional pop, making her a mainstay in concert halls, theaters and jazz clubs as well as in the recording studio, on television, and in film.
Southern California Shakespeare Festival - Pomona - Presents:As You Like It9/8/2016 - 10/9/2016 (next performance: Friday, 9/30/2016)
Not to be overshadowed by themes of gender identity, pseudo homosexuality, or existential questions of life's meaning, As You Like It is a beautiful comedy about falling in love, pursuing love and (every woman's dream scenario) teaching lovers how to love - because it doesn't necessarily come naturally.
Diversionary Theatre - San Diego - Presents:Lizard Boy the Musical 9/29/2016 - 10/30/2016 (next performance: Thursday, 9/29/2016)
Part comic book. Part musical horror tale. Part Lizard. Part Boy. From its acclaimed production in Seattle comes a radically original musical that will set San Diego ablaze. Legend has it that from the ashes of Mount St. Helens emerged a monster with mysterious powers that changed one boy’s life forever. Freak or hero? Trevor better find out before it’s too late.
The Group Rep - North Hollywood - Presents:Calendar Girls8/26/2016 - 10/9/2016 (next performance: Friday, 9/30/2016)
The Group Rep presents Tim Firth’s comedy CALENDAR GIRLS, based on the motion picture by Juliette Towhidi and Firth, directed by Larry Eisenberg, and produced for the Group Rep by Drina Durazo.