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Pomona College Department of Music - Claremont - Presents:LA HarptetteSunday, 2/24/2019
Founded in 2014, to further expand the members' love and knowledge of chamber music featuring an interesting – uncommon grouping of four harps, the ensemble performs a wide variety of works with friends and colleagues and brings to audiences the beauty and versatility of the harp.
Catholics on Broadway - Palm Springs - Presents:The Italian Amature HourSunday, 2/24/2019
Come hear some of the all-time great Italian Hit Songs made famous by Dean Martin , Louis Prima, Rosemary Clooney, and well loved traditional Neapolitan melodies.
After all, everyone is just a little Italian!
Soka Performing Arts Center - Aliso Viejo - Presents:Solo Piano with Sir Andras SchiffSunday, 2/24/2019
Sir András Schiff has received critical acclaim for his recordings of works by Schubert, Schumann, Janácek, Beethoven and Bach.This performance is co-presented with Philharmonic Society of Orange County.
University of Redlands School of Music - Redlands - Presents:The Real GroupSunday, 2/24/2019
Swedish vocal group, The Real Group, to perform at the University of Redlands.
The Real Group has been touring for more than 30 years and continues to excite a broad audience all over the world. With a unique musical expression in a field between jazz, pop and Northern European choral music, The Real Group is considered one of the leading forces in the world of vocal music.
USC Thornton School of Music - Los Angeles - Presents:Drum DaySunday, 2/24/2019
The USC Thornton Community Engagement Program celebrates the diversity and universality of the percussion family of musical instruments. The day-long event will offer clinics, demonstrations, and participatory drumming sessions in a variety of different styles and traditions.
Performing and Visual Arts - Los Angeles - Presents:The Caltech Wind Orchestra presents “Pictures at an Exhibition”.Sunday, 2/24/2019
The Caltech Wind Orchestra will present their spring concert, “Pictures at an Exhibition”. This event will take place on Sunday, February 24 at 3:30 pm in Thorne Hall at Occidental College. Featured will be trumpet virtuoso Jens Lindemann, and Caltech Chamber Ensembles. There will be only one performance of this concert.
Harvey Mudd College - Claremont - Presents:Brightwork newmusic, "Lost and Found, again..."Sunday, 2/24/2019
[HMC Concert Series]
L.A.'s premiere sextet explores what it means to be lost over and over again, only to be found, albeit for a fleeting moment.
This program presents works by Sean Friar, Takuma Itoh, A.J. McCaffrey, world premiere of new works by Bill Alves, Jonathon Grasse, and world premiere of new arrangements by Molly Joyce and Liviu Marinescu.
Peninsula Symphony Association - Redondo Beach - Presents:Big Works for Small GroupsSunday, 2/24/2019
Cristina Montes Mateo will perform Rheinhold Glière’s Concerto for Harp in E-flat major in the Peninsula Symphony’s Big Works for Small Groups concert.
McCallum Theatre for the Performing Arts - Palm Desert - Presents:Steel MagnoliasMonday, 2/25/2019
Strong as steel, delicate as magnolias. The six women of Chinquapin, Louisiana face life's ups and downs together in this beloved comedy/drama. Truvy's home beauty parlor is their gathering place, where they gossip, needle, and jab each other through the best of times and comfort and repair one another through the worst.
Irvine Barclay Theatre - Irvine - Presents:Notte VivaceSunday, 2/24/2019
Trio Celeste, artistic directors | featuring Chamber Music | OC and its renowned Young Artist Program
A night of lively artistry styled by one of the most dynamic ensembles on the classical music scene today. This is your opportunity to explore beautiful music through the eyes of Trio Celeste and, perhaps, inspire you to see it in a new way.
Temecula Presents - Temecula - Presents:Versa-Style Dance CompanySaturday, 2/23/2019
Hip-Hop breaks color lines by creating a forum where people come together for a common passion rather than grouping themselves by race or socio-economic backgrounds. Versa-Style demonstrates freedom of expression, freedom of individuality, hard work, self-discipline, and dedication to the form.
LA Phil - Los Angeles - Presents:Dudamel Conducts Mahler2/28/2019 - 3/3/2019 (next performance: Thursday, 2/28/2019)
Los Angeles Philharmonic
Gustavo Dudamel conductor
About This Performance
Although Mahler did begin composing yet another symphony, his Ninth feels like a valedictory piece, filled as it is with sighing gestures and a time-stopping finale of rumination and resignation. It's hard to overstate the emotions it engenders.
Cal Poly Music Department - San Luis Obispo - Presents:Cal Poly Arab Music Ensemble Performs Works of LoveSaturday, 2/23/2019
The Cal Poly Arab Music Ensemble’s Winter Concert will feature the theme of love.
“The deep, passionate love of the works in the concert will be presented in a ‘wasla’ or suite of ‘muwashahat,’ one of the longest continuously performed genres of high art music in the world,” said Samuel Shalhoub, acting director of the ensemble.
Temecula Valley Museum - Temecula - Presents:Jazzy Ash and The Leaping LizardsThursday, 2/28/2019
Take a joyous journey through early Black American music. Jazzy Ash uses some of the greatest songs from early black folk music, blues, ragtime, and jazz to teach about the encouraging, multi-cultural story of Jazz in America.
American Youth Symphony - Los Angeles - Presents:Celebrate the Year of the WomanSaturday, 2/23/2019
The American Youth Symphony Partners with Feminist Majority Foundation for a Concert of Extraordinary Music by Composers Lera Auerbach, Susan Botti and Jennifer Higdon?
The Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts - Beverly Hills - Presents:KaleidoscopeSaturday, 2/23/2019
with IRENE KIM, PIANO
Kaleidoscope is a conductorless chamber orchestra dedicated to enriching lives through exhilarating concert experiences that connect diverse communities of Los Angeles. Kaleidoscope will bring over 40 musicians to the Bram Goldsmith stage for an evening of Beethoven, Prokofiev -- featuring pianist Irene Kim -- and a brilliant contemporary work by Pulitzer Prize-winning composer Caroline Shaw.
GYO - Glendale - Presents:Handel's Messiah - Glendale Youth Orchestra Sunday, 3/10/2019
The Glendale Youth Orchestra (GYO) is celebrating 30 seasons as one of Los Angeles Counties leading youth orchestra. Our mission is based on the belief that our young people have a better chance of succeeding in their world if they appreciate and participate in its rich artistic and cultural traditions.
The Colburn School - Los Angeles - Presents:Colburn Faculty RecitalSaturday, 2/23/2019
Community School faculty and musical friends in the Marina Ensemble perform a program of Bach, Boccherini, Schubert, and Piazzolla.
BACH “Erbarme dich” from St. Matthew Passion
BOCCHERINI Guitar Quintet No. 4 in D Major
SCHUBERT Theme & Variations from the “Trout” Quintet
PIAZZOLLA Le Grand Tango (arr. by McLean)
Le Salon de Musiques - Los Angeles - Presents:Le Salon de Musiques Chamber Music Series Concert #6Sunday, 3/10/2019
James ONSTAD Tenor, Serena MCKINNEY Violin, Chiai TAJIMA Violin, Tanner MENEES Viola, Juliette HERLIN Cello, David KAPLAN Piano
H. DUPARC, R. HAHN, G. FAURE, F. POULENC, C. GOUNOD: SONGS FOR TENOR & PIANO
C. DEBUSSY: STRING QUARTET IN G MINOR OP 10
C. FRANCK: PIANO QUINTET IN F MINOR
REDCAT - Los Angeles - Presents:Christiane Jatahy: What if they went to Moscow?2/21/2019 - 2/24/2019 (next performance: Friday, 2/22/2019)
"Christiane Jatahy is the new voice of Brazilian theater...with a strong cinematic impact. A Must see!" —Le Libre, Belgium
Brazilian director Christiane Jatahy brilliantly merges live performance and filmmaking in what she describes as a "mirror game between theater and cinema."
Hollywood Pantages Theatre - Los Angeles - Presents:Kinky Boots2/19/2019 - 2/24/2019 (next performance: Friday, 2/22/2019)
KINKY BOOTS is Broadway’s huge-hearted, high-heeled hit! With songs by Grammy® and Tony® winning pop icon Cyndi Lauper, this joyous musical celebration is about the friendships we discover, and the belief that you can change the world when you change your mind. Inspired by true events, KINKY BOOTS takes you from a gentlemen’s shoe factory in Northampton to the glamorous catwalks of Milan.
Odyssey Theatre Ensemble - Los Angeles - Presents:Hir1/19/2019 - 3/17/2019 (next performance: Friday, 2/22/2019)
MacArthur genius Taylor Mac’s bold, funny and uncurbed exploration of uncharted frontiers of gender gets its Los Angeles premiere at the Odyssey Theatre.
USC Thornton School of Music - Los Angeles - Presents:Studio Guitar ShowcaseFriday, 2/22/2019
Thornton’s Studio Guitar program presents its guitar ensembles in an annual showcase.
Pasadena Playhouse - Pasadena - Presents:Ragtime: The Musical2/5/2019 - 3/3/2019 (next performance: Friday, 2/22/2019)
Pasadena Playhouse, the State Theater of California, will transform the historic theater with an all new version of Ragtime: The Musical as it returns to Los Angeles more than two decades after its premiere at the Shubert Theatre. With 21 actors and a 16-piece orchestra, this is one of the most ambitious productions in the Playhouse’s recent history.
Soka Performing Arts Center - Aliso Viejo - Presents:International Guitar NightFriday, 2/22/2019
Each year, International Guitar Night’s founder Brian Gore invites a new cast of guitar luminaries from around the world for special concert tours of North America, highlighting the diversity of acoustic guitar. For their 19th year of touring, Brian has assembled another incredible, dynamic quartet: Guest host Luca Stricagnoli, French prodigies Antoine Boyer and Samuelito, and Turkish Cenk Erdogan
CTSA UCIrvine - Irvine - Presents:Dance Visions2/21/2019 - 2/23/2019 (next performance: Friday, 2/22/2019)
Distinctive and exciting choreography by UCI Dance faculty and featuring undergraduate and graduate performers.
Works will be staged and choreographed by Distinguished Professor Lar Lubovitch, Professors Tong Wang, S. Ama Wray, and others.
Antaeus Theatre Company - Glendale - Presents:The Cripple of Inishmaan1/17/2019 - 3/11/2019 (next performance: Friday, 2/22/2019)
Martin McDonagh’s darkly comic Irish yarn gets a partner-cast production at L.A.’s acclaimed Antaeus Theatre Company.
The Old Globe - San Diego - Presents:Tiny Beautiful Things2/9/2019 - 3/10/2019 (next performance: Friday, 2/22/2019)
Based on the best-selling book by Cheryl Strayed, Tiny Beautiful Things follows the relationships between an anonymous advice columnist named Sugar and the many real-life readers who pour out their hearts to her.
LA Opera - Los Angeles - Presents:The Loser2/22/2019 - 2/23/2019 (next performance: Friday, 2/22/2019)
Pulitzer Prize winner David Lang's acclaimed opera makes its West Coast premiere
Two piano prodigies at a master class encounter an even greater talent: the virtuoso Glenn Gould, on the cusp of superstardom. The devastating realization that they will never approach their new rival's level of artistry changes their lives forever.
The Group Rep - North Hollywood - Presents:Laundry and Bourbon/Lone Star1/25/2019 - 3/3/2019 (next performance: Friday, 2/22/2019)
The Group Rep presents two James McLure’s one-act comedies LAUNDRY AND BOURBON and LONE STAR, directed by Barbara Brownell, produced by Lloyd Pedersen. Three young women who are neighbors and friends share drinks and hard truths about life, love, and marriage while doing laundry on a very hot day.
USC Thornton School of Music - Los Angeles - Presents:Strings ShowcaseFriday, 2/22/2019
Outstanding students of Thornton’s Strings program present an evening of solo and chamber performances.
The Road Theatre Company - North Hollywood - Presents:Death House1/16/2019 - 3/23/2019 (next performance: Friday, 2/22/2019)
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.
The Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts - Beverly Hills - Presents:Witness Uganda2/5/2019 - 2/23/2019 (next performance: Friday, 2/22/2019)
The Wallis Production of
A DOCUMENTARY MUSICAL
By Matt Gould & Griffin Matthews
Devastated when his New York City church kicks him out for being gay, Griffin escapes across the world to volunteer in a small village.
"A powerful and brilliant production. The cast could not have been better. It's a winner. GO!" - Performing Arts LIVE
Palm Springs Friends of Philharmonic - Palm Desert - Presents:The Palm Springs Friends of Philharmonic1/30/2019 - 4/2/2019 (next performance: Tuesday, 2/26/2019)
The Palm Springs Friends of Philharmonic in the Coachella Valley still has available series tickets in good locations.
Russian National Orchestra, Tuesday, February 26, 2019 @ 7:30pm
The Chance Theater - Anaheim - Presents:James and the Giant Peach2/15/2019 - 3/3/2019 (next performance: Friday, 2/22/2019)
James Henry Trotter lives with two ghastly hags — his odious aunts — and he’s a very lonely little boy indeed. One day, something peculiar happens. At the end of the garden, a peach starts to grow and grow … and grow. Inside that peach are seven very unusual insects, all waiting to take James on a magical adventure of enormous proportions.
Laguna Playhouse - Laguna Beach - Presents:Blues In The Night2/20/2019 - 3/10/2019 (next performance: Sunday, 2/24/2019)
The soul of the blues wails out full and strong in BLUES IN THE NIGHT, the scorching, Tony and Olivier Award-nominated musical! The 26 hot and torchy numbers - by icons Bessie Smith, Duke Ellington, Johnny Mercer, Harold Arlen and more - tell of the sweet, sexy and sorrowful experiences that three women have with the lying, cheating, snake of a man, who represents the men who do them wrong.
Wayne Scott/ LifeHouse Productions - Redlands - Presents:Phantom Of The Opera2/9/2019 - 3/17/2019 (next performance: Friday, 2/22/2019)
The tumultuous tale of the mysterious Phantom comes to LifeHouse Theater in a new original musical.
Witness young Christine’s rise to fame in the opera world, thanks to the schemes of the ominous Phantom. But will his efforts win her heart? Sinister plots abound amidst comedic moments and heartbreaking mystery.
California Chamber Orchestra - Temecula - Presents:Classics at The Merc6/10/2018 - 6/23/2019 (next performance: Sunday, 2/24/2019)
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!
Festival Mozaic - San Luis Obispo - Presents:WinterMezzo II: Notable Encounter InsightFriday, 2/22/2019
Scott Yoo and the Festival artists take you on a one-hour tour behind Britten’s Cello Sonata and Mozart’s Piano Trio, K. 254, providing insight into the composer's life, the historical time period of the pieces, and sharing their perspectives.
San Luis Obispo RepertoryTheatre - San Luis Obispo - Presents:Million Dollar Quartet2/8/2019 - 3/10/2019 (next performance: Friday, 2/22/2019)
SLO REP presents the blockbuster rock and roll musical, Million Dollar Quartet. Inspired by one of the greatest jam sessions in history featuring Jerry Lee Lewis, Carl Perkins, Johnny Cash and Elvis Presley.
Scripps Music - Claremont - Presents:Friday Noon Concert Series of the Claremont Colleges2/1/2019 - 5/3/2019 (next performance: Friday, 2/22/2019)
Vocal and instrumental chamber music concerts for your music education and entertainment on Fridays at Noon. Classical and contemporary works by composers from Europe and the United States.
Concerts sponsored by the Departments of Music at Pomona and Scripps Colleges in Claremont, CA.
Admission is free and open to the public. All artists and programs subject to change. Check events calendar link
Geffen Playhouse - Los Angeles - Presents:Lights Out: Nat "King" Cole 2/5/2019 - 3/24/2019 (next performance: Friday, 2/22/2019)
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.”
Point Loma Playhouse - San Diego - Presents:A Permanent Image by Samuel D Hunter2/15/2019 - 3/3/2019 (next performance: Friday, 2/22/2019)
A Permanent Image is loaded with surprises and known as a fusion between realism and the absurd. It’s a tense exploration of the distance families put between themselves and what it takes to bring them back together.
Featured are actors Anna Sandor, Salomon Maya, Sandra Ruiz and Daniel Jaquez with direction by James P. Darvas assisted by Emily Candia
East West Players - Los Angeles - Presents:Man Of God1/31/2019 - 2/24/2019 (next performance: Friday, 2/22/2019)
East West Players presents the World Premiere of Man Of God, by Anna Moench and directed by Jesca Prudencio.
ShoWorks Entertainment - Hollywood - Presents:Small Engine Repair 2/7/2019 - 3/2/2019 (next performance: Friday, 2/22/2019)
What do you get when you mix 4 devilishly good-looking actors with beer, whiskey, social media, sexism, strippers, & A female director? ShoWorks Entertainment answers that and more in the raw, relevant and darkly funny production of “Small Engine Repair.”
John Ruskin and Michael Myers for Ruskin Group Theatre - Santa Monica - Presents:The Joy Wheel2/15/2019 - 3/24/2019 (next performance: Friday, 2/22/2019)
Jason Alexander Directs Ian McRae's New Play
All Star Cast Includes Dann Florek, Gina Hecht, Lee Garlington, and Maury Sterling
Open Fist Theatre Company - Los Angeles - Presents:Last Call1/11/2019 - 2/23/2019 (next performance: Friday, 2/22/2019)
In this semi-autobiographical dramedy by writer/producer Anne Kenney (Outlander, Switched at Birth,L.A. Law), the Vaughn family’s go-to defense mechanism of sarcasm and mordant humor falls short when the aging parents hatch a not-so-funny way to avoid the retirement home.
North Coast Repertory Theatre - Solana Beach - Presents:Gabriel2/20/2019 - 3/17/2019 (next performance: Friday, 2/22/2019)
It is 1943 in the wind-swept Nazi-occupied Isle of Guernsey. A mysterious, handsome man washes ashore and four British women decide to protect him through cunning deceptions and bravery. His presence creates an electrical charge in the household that is already burdened by wartime loss and ever-present danger. A New York Times Critic’s Pick, this powerful tale brims with suspense and intrigue tha
Celebration - Los Angeles - Presents:Born to Win2/13/2019 - 6/2/2019 (next performance: Friday, 2/22/2019)
Pinky Corningfield has always dreamed of her daughter winning the “Supreme Queen.” So when Marge, a newcomer to the child pageant circuit, shows up with her daughter and starts grabbing all the glory, Pinky will stop at nothing to get the crown.
The Chance Theater - Anaheim - Presents:Lizzie, The Musical2/1/2019 - 3/3/2019 (next performance: Friday, 2/22/2019)
Our 21st Season kicks off with a punk-rock opera that explores the bloody legend of America’s favorite axe-wielding sweetheart-diva-heroine-enigma-psychopath, Lizzie Borden.
Richard Camp - Ojai - Presents:Night Must Fall2/15/2019 - 3/10/2019 (next performance: Friday, 2/22/2019)
This was the first play ever produced at the OACT in 1939. Eighty years later, it’s being revived to celebrate the theater’s eight decades of drama and musicals. This “Agatha Christie type” whodunit sports a mysterious intruder, a cranky, meddling matriarch and her niece who dabbles in danger and poetry. This delicious send-up will keep you guessing ‘til the very end!
Broadway at the Gardens - Rancho Cucamonga - Presents:The Hunchback of Notre Dame2/15/2019 - 2/24/2019 (next performance: Friday, 2/22/2019)
Based on the Victor Hugo novel set in 15th century Paris about Quasimodo, the mysterious bell-ringer of Notre Dame Cathedral, and the beautiful Gypsy, Esméralda.
A sweeping score and powerful story make The Hunchback of Notre Dame an instant classic.
Skylight Theatre Company - Los Angeles - Presents:America Adjacent2/16/2019 - 3/24/2019 (next performance: Friday, 2/22/2019)
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”)
Boston Court Pasadena - Pasadena - Presents:Delirium MusicumFriday, 2/22/2019
From Ancient Aires to Modern Masterpieces
Influenced by the bustling artistic mosaic of Southern California, Delirium Musicum applies its dazzling creativity and limitless excitement to all genres from the baroque to scores that were virtually written yesterday.
Vanguard University Theatre Department - Costa Mesa - Presents:Pirates of Penzance2/21/2019 - 3/10/2019 (next performance: Friday, 2/22/2019)
Gilbert and Sullivan’s comedic operetta of sentimental pirates, bumbling policemen, dim-witted young lovers and an eccentric Major-General.
Pirates follows young Frederic, an orphan who has mistakenly been apprenticed to an ineffectual but raucous band of pirates.
Katy Skyrud - Coronado - Presents:Guys and Dolls1/18/2019 - 2/24/2019 (next performance: Friday, 2/22/2019)
A Musical Fable of Broadway
“The show that defines Broadway dazzle.” —The New York Times
Set in New York City in the mid-20th century, Guys and Dolls is populated with gangsters and gamblers, missionary dolls and scantily clad showgirls, and one of the greatest musical scores in the history of American theatre.