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Festival Ballet Theatre - Irvine - Presents:Festival Ballet Theatre: The Nutcracker12/9/2017 - 12/24/2017 (next performance: Friday, 12/15/2017)
A cherished holiday classic, perfect for all ages.
Festival Ballet Theatre’s family-friendly breathtaking production features superb colorful scenery and dazzling costumes, which make this age-old tradition sparkle like new. Be swept away by Tchaikovsky’s iconic score as the Sugar Plum Fairy, our heroine Clara, and a cast of hundreds take you on a magical journey to mystical lands.
Ballet Repertory Theatre - Huntington Beach - Presents:The Nutcracker - Ballet Repertory Theatre12/9/2017 - 12/24/2017 (next performance: Friday, 12/15/2017)
Enjoy Ballet Repertory Theatre’s cherished 41-year-old tradition of bringing beloved holiday music to life with nearly 300 performers in dazzling costumes.
American Contemporary Ballet - Los Angeles - Presents:The Nutcracker Suite - American Contemporary Ballet12/8/2017 - 12/23/2017 (next performance: Friday, 12/15/2017)
Don't see The Nutcracker Suite -- go inside. American Contemporary Ballet invites Los Angeles to the world's favorite holiday party -- in an immersive staging high above the city.
Aerin Holt and California Contemporary Ballet - Glendale - Presents:The Snow Queen by California Contemporary Ballet12/15/2017 - 12/17/2017 (next performance: Friday, 12/15/2017)
Hans Christian Andersen's beloved story is brought to life by the creative vision of the California Contemporary Ballet's Artistic Director and choreographer, Aerin Holt.
The Snow Queen ballet is presented complete with brilliant lighting and set design, custom hand sewn costumes, and an original moving musical score by Randall Michael Tobin.
El Camino College - Torrance - Presents:The Nutcracker12/16/2017 - 12/17/2017 (next performance: Saturday, 12/16/2017)
Under the artistic direction of Diane Lauridsen and Elijah Pressman, nationally known South Bay Ballet delivers a holiday confection for savvy ballet audiences who are looking for impeccably trained artists and a creative, accessible interpretation of Tchaikovsky’s classic.
Los Angeles Youth Ballet - Glendale - Presents:The Nutcracker - LA Youth Ballet 12/22/2017 - 12/23/2017 (next performance: Friday, 12/22/2017)
Los Angeles Youth Ballet Presents World Premiere of New Production of The Nutcracker by Award-Winning Choreographer Andrea Paris-Gutierrez
Starring Joffrey Ballet Principal Dancers Jeraldine Mendoza and Dylan Gutierrez
Coast City Ballet - Huntington Beach - Presents:The Nutcracker Ballet12/22/2017 - 12/23/2017 (next performance: Friday, 12/22/2017)
Coast City Ballet proudly presents its 14th production of The Nutcracker Ballet.
Based on the original choreography by Marious Petipa and Leon Ivanov, under the direction of Clara D’Autilia, Coast City Ballet’s The Nutcracker captures the enchantment and magic of this timeless holiday favorite.
Segerstrom Center for the Arts and Attila Glatz Concert Productions - Costa Mesa - Presents:Salute to Vienna New Year's ConcertFriday, 12/29/2017
Strauss Symphony of America
András Deák, conductor (Budapest)
Katarzyna Dondalska, soprano (Berlin–Warsaw)
Alexander Kaimbacher, tenor (Vienna)
Featuring dancers from
Kiev-Aniko Ballet of Ukraine &
International Champion Ballroom Dancers
Chapman University - Orange - Presents:Dance Masters at Chapman1/5/2018 - 1/7/2018 (next performance: Friday, 1/5/2018)
On Friday, Jan 5, 2018 join legendary dancers Dwight Rhoden, Ido Tadmor, and Clifford Williams for an intimate performance featuring these luminaries.
The performance includes highlights of Dwight Rhoden’s repertory in a lecture demonstration format, a solo to live music performed by Ido Tadmor, and a solo danced by Clifford Williams.
Please join us for an artist’s talk back after the show!
Lisa Smith Wengler Center for the Arts - Malibu - Presents:Ezralow Dance CompanyWednesday, 1/10/2018
Artistic Director Daniel Ezralow
Ezralow Dance Company mingles contemporary dance with playful humor, provocative ideas, striking visuals, and “a fine-scaled, gutsy energy” (New York Times) in performances that transport the audience to a new dimension with an explosive blend of extraordinary creative fantasy and dramatic emotion.
Irvine Barclay Theatre - Irvine - Presents:Diavolo: L.O.S.T.Friday, 1/19/2018
L.O.S.T. [Losing One's Self Temporarily]
Part 1: Cubicle | Part 2: Passengers
Diavolo’s latest work takes movement and athletics and creates surreal tableaux on a grand scale.
Carpenter Performing Arts Center - Long Beach - Presents:Les Ballets Trockadero de Monte Carlo1/20/2018 - 1/21/2018 (next performance: Saturday, 1/20/2018)
Join us for what will be the funniest night you’ll ever have at the ballet, as the “Trocks” return to Carpenter Center after five sold-out appearances! The “ballerinas” of this all-male company bring hilarity and awe with a unique combination of ballet, parodies and physical comedy—along with pieces that show off the performers’ impressive dance abilities.
Lisa Smith Wengler Center for the Arts - Malibu - Presents:PilobolusThursday, 1/25/2018
Combining gymnastics, weight sharing, pop dance, and performance art in a delightfully whimsical human circus, the innovative award-winning dance troupe Pilobolus wears its revolutionary stripes on its sleeves. Like its biological namesake—a feisty little fungus that thrives in farmyards—Pilobolus continues to grow toward the light, expanding and refining its unique methods of collective ....
The Soraya - Northridge - Presents:Keigwin + Company Celebrates BernsteinSaturday, 2/3/2018
The Soraya - Northridge - Presents:MummenschanzSunday, 2/11/2018
you & me
The Broad Stage - Santa Monica - Presents:Kidd Pivot and Electric Company Theatre: Betroffenheit2/14/2018 - 2/16/2018 (next performance: Wednesday, 2/14/2018)
Choreographed by Crystal Pite
Written by Jonathon Young
Claire Trevor School of the Arts - Irvine - Presents:Dance Visions 20182/22/2018 - 2/24/2018 (next performance: Thursday, 2/22/2018)
Dance Visions, the premier annual production by the Department of Dance, is ready to thrill audiences with original choreography from the illustrious dance faculty.
Philharmonic Society - Costa Mesa - Presents:Joyce Yang & Aspen Santa Fe BalletThursday, 4/5/2018
Nicolo Fonte, choreographer
Jirí Kylián, choreographer
Jorma Elo, choreographer
Joyce Yang, piano
Where We Left Off (Nicolo Fonte)
GLASS: Mad Rush, Metamorphosis II
Return to a Strange Land (Jirí Kylián)
JANÁCEK: On an Overgrown Path, Sonata “1905”, Diary of One Who Disappeared (excerpts)
New Work (Jorma Elo)
(world premiere, Philharmonic Society of Orange County co-commission)
The Wallis - Beverly Hills - Presents:L.A. Dance Project4/5/2018 - 4/7/2018 (next performance: Thursday, 4/5/2018)
The Wallis is thrilled to announce L.A. Dance Project as its first Company-In-Residence. Collaborating with the company’s Artistic Director Benjamin Millepied, The Wallis welcomes L.A. Dance Project in a series of programs in both the fall of 2017 and the spring of 2018, as well as other education and outreach activities.
The Soraya - Northridge - Presents:Aspen Santa Fe BalletSaturday, 4/7/2018
New Work by Jorma Elo
Where We Left Off by Nicolo Fonte
Return to a Strange Land by Jirí Kylián
Joyce Yang, Piano
Cal State University Fullerton - Fullerton - Presents:Spring Dance Theatre5/3/2018 - 5/13/2018 (next performance: Thursday, 5/3/2018)
Join CSUF’s award-winning dancers and choreographers in vibrant, dynamic performances.
“Great dancers are not great because of their technique. They are great because of their passion!” Martha Graham
The Wallis - Beverly Hills - Presents:BODYTRAFFIC5/31/2018 - 6/2/2018 (next performance: Thursday, 5/31/2018)
For the past 10 years, BODYTRAFFIC has traveled the globe as Los Angeles’ most invigorating dance ambassadors. To celebrate its 10th Anniversary Season, BODYTRAFFIC comes home for its anticipated debut at The Wallis.
The Soraya - Northridge - Presents:Step Afrika!Saturday, 2/9/2019
Migration: Reflections on Jacob Lawrence