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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.
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.
La Mirada Theatre for the Performing Arts - La Mirada - Presents:The Hunchback of Notre Dame9/16/2016 - 10/9/2016 (next performance: Wednesday, 9/28/2016)
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.
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.
USC Thornton School of Music - Los Angeles - Presents:Faculty RecitalWednesday, 9/28/2016
Pianist Antoinette Perry will be joined by faculty members Michele Zukovsky, clarinet, James Walker, flute, and Ben Hong, cello, in a wide-ranging chamber music recital.
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.
Pasadena Playhouse - Pasadena - Presents:The Fantasticks9/6/2016 - 10/2/2016 (next performance: Wednesday, 9/28/2016)
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.
The Old Globe Theatre - San Diego - Presents:October Sky 9/10/2016 - 10/23/2016 (next performance: Tuesday, 9/27/2016)
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!
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.
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.
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.
Long Beach Symphony - Long Beach - Presents:Prokofiev's FifthSaturday, 10/1/2016
Romeo and Juliet Overture-Fantasy
Symphony No. 5 in B-flat major
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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
The Colburn School - Pasadena - Presents:Colburn Orchestra - RevolutionariesSaturday, 10/1/2016
WAGNER Siegfried's Rhine Journey from Götterdämmerung
RAVEL Piano Concerto in G Major
SHOSTAKOVICH Symphony No. 12, "The Year 1917"
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.
South Coast Repertory - Costa Mesa - Presents:All the Way9/2/2016 - 10/2/2016 (next performance: Tuesday, 9/27/2016)
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.
Center Theatre Group - Los Angeles - Presents:Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom9/1/2016 - 10/16/2016 (next performance: Tuesday, 9/27/2016)
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
University of Redlands School of Music - Redlands - Presents:Faculty Trombone RecitalWednesday, 9/28/2016
Music of Busser, Tournemire, Sprecher and Redlands composers Wayne Borhnstedt and Barney Childs.
Center Theater Group - Los Angeles - Presents:A View From the Bridge 9/7/2016 - 10/16/2016 (next performance: Tuesday, 9/27/2016)
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
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
Soka Performing Arts Center - Aliso Viejo - Presents:Yefim BronfmanTuesday, 9/27/2016
Solo piano. Internationally recognized as one of today's most acclaimed and admired pianists, GRAMMY winner Bronfman’s is known for commanding technique, power and exceptional lyrical gifts.
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.
Broadway San Diego - San Diego - Presents:Disney's The Lion King9/7/2016 - 10/2/2016 (next performance: Tuesday, 9/27/2016)
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.
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.
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 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.
Herb Alpert's Vibrato Grill Jazz - Bel-Air - Presents:Bill Cunliffe's BACHanalia big band Tuesday, 9/27/2016
Jazz pianist, composer and Grammy-winning arranger Bill Cunliffe and his big band, featuring vocalist and triple Grammy nominee Denise Donatelli, do a jazz spin on classical works along with standards and Cunliffe originals.
Whittier College - Whittier - Presents:"El Hombre de La Mancha"Saturday, 10/1/2016
Bilingual Foundation of the Arts returns to the Shannon Center with this Spanish-language production of the classic musical "The Man of La Mancha," which tells the story of the "mad" knight, Don Quixote, as a play within a play, performed by Cervantes and his fellow prisoners as he awaits a hearing with the Spanish Inquisition.
CSUN Department of Theatre - Northridge - Presents:Assassins9/23/2016 - 10/2/2016 (next performance: Wednesday, 9/28/2016)
The musical Assassins depicts the lives of nine individuals who assassinated or tried to assassinate the President of the United States.
Valley Performing Arts Center - Northridge - Presents:Tyne Daly in Jerry Herman's Dear WorldFriday, 9/30/2016
Directed by David Lee
Musical Director Darryl Archibald
Realizing her longtime dream at VPAC, Tony and Emmy-winning actress Tyne Daly steps into the role of mad Countess Aurelia in Jerry Herman's musical DEAR WORLD.
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.
Chris Isaacson Presents - Hollywood - Presents:Chopin Meets Broadway9/30/2016 - 10/1/2016 (next performance: Friday, 9/30/2016)
The unique artistic collaboration of acclaimed vocalist Peisha McPhee and award-winning pianist Sergiu Tuhutziu.
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!
REDCAT - Los Angeles - Presents:Lauren Weedman: Tammy/Lisa – From Misery to Meaning9/29/2016 - 10/2/2016 (next performance: Thursday, 9/29/2016)
With live music and a wicked wit, incisive and hilarious writer/performer Lauren Weedman shares secrets of her alternate identity: a colorful personality born in her past and controlling her future.
Odyssey Theater - Los Angeles - Presents:Clifford Odets' "Awake and Sing!"8/27/2016 - 10/2/2016 (next performance: Friday, 9/30/2016)
Clifford Odets' gritty, passionate, funny and heartbreaking masterpiece about the hopes and struggles of a lower-middle-class, three-generation Jewish family living in a Bronx apartment during the Great Depression continues to resonate 80 years after its 1935 premiere. The Odyssey’s 2015 critically-acclaimed revival, directed by Elina de Santos and starring Marilyn Fox, is back by popular demand.
Skirball Cultural Center - Los Angeles - Presents:The Last BarnstormThursday, 9/29/2016
A Staged Reading
Witness a story of redemption in this work-in-progress presentation of a script by playwright Luis Vega. Seeking to escape a troubled home and racial segregation in the United States, an up-and-coming Negro League Baseball player abandons his wife and newborn for the chance to start anew in Mexico.
Lesley Leighton and LA Children's Choir - Pasadena - Presents:Bach to Broadway Concert at St. AndrewFriday, 9/30/2016
Lesley Leighton, former Associate Conductor of the LA Master Chorale, leads a triple-quartet of professional choristers. The award-winning Los Angeles Children's Chorus returns with their beautiful Concert Choir and Young Men's Ensemble.
The Wallis & For The Record - Beverly Hills - Presents:For The Record: Scorsese9/21/2016 - 10/16/2016 (next performance: Tuesday, 9/27/2016)
For The Record returns to Los Angeles to celebrate legendary filmmaker Martin Scorsese. American Crime Requiem explores over 40 years of Scorsese's storytelling, his passion for music and the people who make it. The show stars an eclectic mix of artists from the worlds of music, stage and screen performing an epic setlist from GoodFellas, Casino, The Departed, The Wolf of Wall Street and more.
The Costa Mesa Playhouse - Costa Mesa - Presents:Red Scare on Sunset9/23/2016 - 10/2/2016 (next performance: Friday, 9/30/2016)
Costa Mesa Playhouse continues its 52nd season with Charles Busch’s Red Scare on Sunset, a campy spoof of the 1950s Hollywood Blacklist and the anti-communist paranoia of the McCarthy era, through October 2, 2016.