Currently hosting 1022 active events
Carpenter Performing Arts Center - Long Beach - Presents:BalletBoyzSaturday, 1/28/2017
The brainchild of Michael Nunn and Billy Trevitt—
two former principal dancers of The Royal Ballet—
BalletBoyz is London’s hottest groundbreaking and
distinctly masculine dance company renowned
for their exciting and innovative blend of live
performance and original filmwork. Featuring two
new commissions by Pontus Lidberg and Javier de
Frutos, the evening takes an elegant, powerful and
UCSB Arts & Lectures - Santa Barbara - Presents:Canada's Ballet BCFriday, 2/3/2017
“This superb contemporary ballet company... is packed with charismatic dancers performing at full-strength.” The Boston Globe
“Ballet BC is physically rigorous, dramatically solid and truly contemporary.” Dance Magazine
Kenneth Walker Dance Project - Carson - Presents:Freshwater Dance Collective and Kenneth Walker Dance Project2/4/2017 - 2/5/2017 (next performance: Saturday, 2/4/2017)
Two companies sharing the stage for the first time. Freshwater Dance Collective and Kenneth Walker Dance Project present an evening of modern dance and contemporary ballet February 4 and 5, 2017 on the campus of California State University, Dominguez Hills (CSUDH). The performances will take place at 8 p.m. Feb. 4 and 2 p.m. Feb. 5 in the University Theatre.
California Center for the Arts, Escondido - Escondido - Presents:Complexions: Contemporary BalletThursday, 2/9/2017
Combining technical precision, power and passion, Complexions Contemporary Ballet delivers an exciting performance that transcends tradition in a groundbreaking mix of styles ranging from ballet to hip hop. The group, who has been featured on So You Think You Can Dance, will perform Innervisions, an upbeat, contemporary dance tribute to the music of Stevie Wonder, along with other selections from
The Music Center - Los Angeles - Presents:Jessica Lang Dance 2/17/2017 - 2/19/2017 (next performance: Friday, 2/17/2017)
New York-based Jessica Lang Dance makes its Music Center debut with a repertoire rich with stunning movement, compelling visuals and beautiful cinematic composition that will leave you breathless. Jessica Lang has created more than 90 works for companies worldwide. Experience her award-winning choreography that transforms classical ballet language into artfully crafted and emotionally engaging contemporary work.
State Street Ballet - Santa Barbara - Presents:Rite of SpringSaturday, 2/18/2017
State Street Ballet presents Rite of Spring
Saturday, February 18 2017, 7:30 pm
At the Granada Theatre
Rite of Spring is the centerpiece of this contemporary dance program, and it promises to be a stellar world premiere set on the company by Montreal-based choreographer Edgar Zendejas, to music by Igor Stravinsky.
Luminario Ballet - Beverly Hills - Presents:Luminario Ballet presents excerpts from Schubert's "Winterreise"Sunday, 2/26/2017
WINTER ISN'T JUST COMING IT'S HERE!
Sunday, February 26th 2017 11:30 AM- 2:30 PM
LUMINARIO BALLET WILL PERFORM :
excerpts from the haunting and universal love story gone wrong: Schubert's "Winterreise"
Dancers: Sadie Black and AJ Abrams
CHOREOGRAPHED BY JUDITH FLEX HELLE
Includes Champagne Luncheon
Valley Performing Arts Center - Northridge - Presents:Aspen Santa Fe BalletFriday, 3/3/2017
New work by Cherice Barton
Aspen Santa Fe Ballet is known for its technically dazzling dancers as well as its commitment to emergent choreographers. They partner with VPAC, in year two of their residency, to co-commission a new piece by Los Angeles choreographer Cherice Barton.
City Ballet of San Diego - San Diego - Presents:Balanchine and Beyond3/10/2017 - 3/12/2017 (next performance: Friday, 3/10/2017)
City Ballet of San Diego takes great pride in presenting two works by the great Russian choreographer George Balanchine. A San Diego Premiere and first-time ballet by former New York City Ballet co-director, Jerome Robbins. A company premiere by Peter Martins, Artistic Director of the New York City Ballet.
Carpenter Performing Arts Center - Long Beach - Presents:Balé Folclórico da BahiaSaturday, 3/11/2017
Direct from Bahia in northern Brazil—a place
where otherwise long-forgotten gods are still
remembered—comes this irresistible troupe
famous for its explosive drumming, feverish
dancing and uncontainable energy. Its display
of Bahian folkloric dances of African origin was
described as a “non-stop extravaganza” by the San
State Street Ballet Young Dancers - Santa Barbara - Presents:A Celebration of DanceSaturday, 3/18/2017
The State Street Ballet Young Dancers presents its annual choreography showcase: A Celebration of Dance. The apprentice company to State Street Ballet, SSBYD will perform new works by Kassandra Taylor Newberry, William Soleau, and Autumn Eckman.
In addition, the evening will feature Degas and the Little Dancer and new works by emerging choreographers.
La Jolla Music Society - San Diego - Presents:Malandain Ballet Biarritz: Beauty and the BeastSaturday, 3/18/2017
Malandain Ballet Biarritz return with a new full-length ballet of Beauty and the Beast
Set to music by Tchaikovsky, Malandain’s Beauty and the Beast tells a rite-of-passage story aimed at resolving the duality of humanity: Beauty, representing the soul and the Beast, the vital force and instincts.
Shen Yun Performing Arts - Santa Barbara - Presents:Shen Yun 2017 - Experience a Divine Culture (Santa Barbara)3/24/2017 - 3/26/2017 (next performance: Friday, 3/24/2017)
Shen Yun is a non-profit organization. The performance production takes the audience on an unforgettable adventure to 5000 years of ancient China.
Shen Yun brings the profound spirit of this lost civilization to life on stage with unrivaled artistic mastery. Every dance movement, every musical note, makes this a stunning visual and emotional experience.
Festival Ballet Theatre - Irvine - Presents:Festival Ballet Theatre: Don Quixote3/25/2017 - 3/26/2017 (next performance: Saturday, 3/25/2017)
Join the gallant Don Quixote on his knightly quests across old-world Spain in Festival Ballet Theatre’s rendition of this beloved ballet, based on the novel by Miguel Cervantes.
Shen Yun Performing Arts - Thousand Oaks - Presents:Shen Yun 2017 - Experience a Divine Culture (Thousand Oaks)3/28/2017 - 3/29/2017 (next performance: Tuesday, 3/28/2017)
Shen Yun - Claremont - Presents:Shen Yun Performing Arts - Claremont3/31/2017 - 4/2/2017 (next performance: Friday, 3/31/2017)
La Jolla Music Society - San Diego - Presents:Black GraceSaturday, 4/8/2017
New Zealand’s foremost contemporary dance company Black Grace brings a striking performance of six short works choreographed by founder Neil Ieremia.
College of Performing Arts - Orange - Presents:Concert IntimeSaturday, 4/8/2017
Join us for an intimate evening of dance presented by the talented Chapman student choreographers.
Luminario Ballet - LA - Presents:Luminario Ballet presents: "The Last Supper"4/14/2017 - 4/16/2017 (next performance: Friday, 4/14/2017)
Rock n Roll meets Ballet meets Aerial meets Old and new Testament!
This is one show you have to come and be a part of.
There is also a Passover or Easter menu offered prior to the show for a special Prix Fixe at Cafe Faisdodo next door!
City Ballet of San Diego - San Diego - Presents:Carmen and Vivaldi's Four Seasons5/12/2017 - 5/14/2017 (next performance: Friday, 5/12/2017)
City Ballet of San Diego will close this exciting season with two thrilling ballets by its extremely talented Resident Choreographers Elizabeth Wistrich and Geoff Gonzalez. Two large-cast ballets are sure to enchant and excite – a program not to be missed.
The Wallis - Beverly Hills - Presents:Matthew Bourne's Early Adventures5/18/2017 - 5/21/2017 (next performance: Thursday, 5/18/2017)
Matthew Bourne is hailed as the UK’s most popular and successful Choreographer/ Director. He is the creator of the world’s longest running ballet production, a five-time Olivier Award winner, and the only British director to have won the Tony Award for both Best Choreographer and Best Director of a Musical.
American Youth Symphonyt - Los Angeles - Presents:American Youth Symphony - Members PrioritySaturday, 5/20/2017
We end this season with a concert to thank our donors for all they do in support of AYS. In a concert unlike anything we have done before, a chamber ensemble of AYS musicians will play the full ballet version of Aaron Copland’s Appalachian Spring, in collaboration with a local modern ballet troupe. This performance also includes works by visionary French baroque composer Jean-Philippe Rameau.
GUSTAFSON DANCE - Santa Barbara - Presents:ThumbelinaSaturday, 6/3/2017
Gustafson Dance presents its annual school production, Thumbelina, featuring dancers ages 2 and up. Adapted from the Hans Christian Andersen fairytale, Thumbelina is the story of a woman who wishes for a daughter and is overjoyed when tiny little fairy girls are born from a flower after planting magic seeds—including one no bigger than her thumb.
Gustafson Dance - Santa Barbara - Presents:Thumbelina6/3/2017 - 6/4/2017 (next performance: Saturday, 6/3/2017)
Gustafson Dance presents its annual school production, Thumbelina, featuring dancers ages 2 and up.