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UCSB Arts & Lectures - Santa Barbara - Presents:The Joffrey Ballet3/5/2019 - 3/6/2019 (next performance: Tuesday, 3/5/2019)
Among America’s premier ballet companies, Chicago-based Joffrey Ballet returns with two spellbinding nights of cutting-edge programs featuring one of Balanchine’s earliest experimental works, two pieces by modern ballet master Nicolas Blanc, the unique cinematic vision of Swedish choreographer Alexander Ekman, contemporary ballet darling Justin Peck with a work set to a score by Philip Glass, ...
Lisa Smith Wengler Center for the Arts - Malibu - Presents:Jessica Lang DanceTuesday, 3/5/2019
Creating and performing the work of choreographer Jessica Lang, who has “a gift for conveying emotion with exquisite simplicity” (the Washington Post), Jessica Lang Dance seeks to enrich and inspire global audiences by immersing them in the beauty of movement and music. jessicalangdance.com
UCI Music - Irvine - Presents:Noon ShowcaseWednesday, 3/6/2019
Come and enjoy an afternoon of outstanding musical performances. This Noon Showcase features talented vocalists and instrumentalists covering a wide variety of disciplines including classical, jazz, and electronic styles.
Cal State University Fullerton - Fullerton - Presents:The Cherry Orchard3/8/2019 - 3/24/2019 (next performance: Friday, 3/8/2019)
"You look boldly ahead isn't it only that you don't see or divine anything terrible in the future because life is still hidden from your young eyes."
- Madame Ranevsky, "The Cherry Orchard"
UCI Music - Irvine - Presents:UCI Symphony OrchestraFriday, 3/8/2019
The UCI Symphony Orchestra, under the direction of Maestro Stephen Tucker, presents orchestral classics featuring the winner of the 2019 Concerto Competition.
UCI Drama - Irvine - Presents: Eurydice3/9/2019 - 3/17/2019 (next performance: Saturday, 3/9/2019)
March 9 – 17, 2019
Written by Sarah Ruhl
Directed by Andrew Borba
The Broad Stage - Santa Monica - Presents:Academy of St Martin in the Fields with Jeremy DenkSaturday, 3/9/2019
Celebrate the 60th anniversary of one of the world’s greatest chamber orchestras in a return engagement. Joined by one of America’s foremost pianists, Jeremy Denk, experience fresh, brilliant interpretations of the world’s greatest classical music.
Long Beach Symphony - Long Beach - Presents:Northern LightsSaturday, 3/9/2019
Eckart Preu, Conductor
Joshua Roman, Cello
Symphony No. 7, Angel of Light
Symphony No. 3, op. 52, C major
Finlandia, op. 26
Bow to String, Movements 1 & 3
Variations on a Rococo Theme, op. 33
UCI Music - Irvine - Presents:Pacific Southwest Intercollegiate Choral Association Intercollegiate Choral FestivalSaturday, 3/9/2019
Celebrating its 90th anniversary, the Pacific Southwest Intercollegiate Choral Association holds a festival every year where choirs from all twelve member universities perform for each other and build community. This year’s festival features adjudicator and guest conductor Dr. Amanda Quist, from the legendary Westminster Choir College in Princeton, New Jersey.
UCI Drama - Irvine - Presents:Parliament Square3/9/2019 - 3/16/2019 (next performance: Saturday, 3/9/2019)
In a world where information saturates to the point of desensitization, news stories are increasingly horrific, and the “truth” is a constantly moving target, how can one individual hope to make a difference? This hard-hitting and poignant play asks whether political protest can ever effect change and unflinchingly asks: what are we willing to sacrifice for our beliefs?
The Soraya - Northridge - Presents:Disney in ConcertSunday, 3/10/2019
A Silly Symphony Celebration
Animated Shorts with Live Orchestra
John Roscigno, Conductor
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
Gabriel MARTINS 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
Soka Performing Arts Center - Aliso Viejo - Presents:Colburn @ Soka with Violinist Aubree OliversonSunday, 3/10/2019
This collaboration with the Colburn School in Los Angeles provides our patrons an opportunity to see young soloists and ensembles specially chosen by the Colburn faculty for their artistry and professional potential.
UCI Music - Irvine - Presents:Sonority | UCI Chamber SingersFriday, 3/15/2019
UCI Chamber Singers explores the sonic possibilities of the human voice through works by William Byrd, Robert Pearsall, Jake Runestead, and Zanaida Robles a sound installation by Ellen Reid, premiered by UCI Chamber Singers at Walt Disney Concert Hall and a world premiere by UCI faculty composer Nicole Mitchell.
Desert Ensemble Theatre Company - Palm Springs - Presents:Proof, by David Auburn3/15/2019 - 3/24/2019 (next performance: Friday, 3/15/2019)
Auburn’s work received the 2001 Pulitzer Prize for Drama and the Tony Award for Best Play. It explores the unknowability of love as much as it does the mysteries of mathematics.
Directed by Jerome Elliott
The Broad Stage - Santa Monica - Presents:Freddy ColeSaturday, 3/16/2019
In Tribute to Nat “King” Cole
The legendary, three-time GRAMMY®-nominated pianist/singer Freddy Cole pays a can’t-miss tribute to Nat King Cole on the eve of his brother’s 100th birthday. Don’t miss the musician The New York Times calls “the most maturely expressive male jazz singer of his generation, if not the best alive.”
Los Angeles Master Chorale - Los Angeles - Presents:The Duruflé Requiem | Los Angeles Master ChoraleSunday, 3/17/2019
Maurice Duruflé's Requiem is paired with Dale Trumbore's "How to Go On."
Conducted by Jenny Wong
Lobero Live - Santa Barbara - Presents:Arlo Guthrie Alice’s Restaurant Tuesday, 3/19/2019
Arlo Guthrie Alice’s Restaurant Back by Popular Demand Tour
“The road continues to beckon and the kids, with kids of their own, are hearing the call of their own thoughts. Onward!” ~ ARLO
Irvine Barclay Theatre - Irvine - Presents:Malpaso Dance CompanyWednesday, 3/20/2019
Bringing a little slice of Havana to the Barclay!
Embodying the passion that defines Cuban life and its rich dance tradition, Malpaso Dance Company has become one of Cuba’s most sought-after dance companies.
The Desert Symphony - Palm Desert - Presents:An Evening with Matthew MorrisonThursday, 3/21/2019
Star of stage and screen, Matthew Morrison has been nominated for Tony, Emmy, and Golden Globe awards. He was nominated for a Tony for "The Light in the Piazza," and received a Drama Desk Nomination for Outstanding Actor in a Musical for "10 Million Miles."
The Broad Stage - Santa Monica - Presents:Ballet Hispánico3/22/2019 - 3/23/2019 (next performance: Friday, 3/22/2019)
The premier Latino dance organization in the United States brings individuals and communities together to celebrate and explore Latino cultures through dance. Whether dancing on stage, in school or in the street, Ballet Hispánico creates a space where few institutions break ground.
Eduardo Vilaro, Artistic Director
Festival Ballet Theatre - Irvine - Presents:Festival Ballet Theatre: The Sleeping Beauty3/23/2019 - 3/24/2019 (next performance: Saturday, 3/23/2019)
Enjoyable for the entire family.
This timeless love story will feature special guests from prestigious professional ballet companies in the lead roles.
Long Beach Symphony POPS! - Long Beach - Presents:Faith: A Symphonic Tribute to the Music of George MichaelSaturday, 3/23/2019
Michael Krajewski, Conductor
Pasadena Symphony - Pasadena - Presents:Mahler Symphony No. 1 "Titan"Saturday, 3/23/2019
Mahler’s monumental and gloriously sonorous “Titan” Symphony tops off a grandiose evening with International Beethoven Piano competition winner Rodolfo Leone on Mozart’s Piano Concerto No. 21. Performances at 2pm and 8pm.
Mozart Piano Concerto No. 21
Mahler Symphony No. 1
Poway OnStage - Poway - Presents:Motown with a TwistSunday, 3/24/2019
Are you ready for a brand-new beat? Here comes Motown with a Twist – a new twist on the classic Motown stage show. It’s a sparkling, electrifying night of The Motor City’s most famous hit songs featuring Celebrity Pros from Dancing with the Stars performing with So You Think You Can Dance, and vocals by American Idol, The Voice, and America’s Got Talent finalists.
Irvine Barclay Theatre - Irvine - Presents:The Phantom TollboothWednesday, 3/27/2019
Produced by Enchantment Theatre Company
Milo is bored. There is simply nothing for him to do. And then, one afternoon, he receives a magic tollbooth. ??
The Soraya - Northridge - Presents:Cirque Éloize3/30/2019 - 3/31/2019 (next performance: Saturday, 3/30/2019)
The Wild Wild West Comes Alive!
The Broad Stage - Santa Monica - Presents:The Story Pirates Present: This Show is Missing!Saturday, 3/30/2019
Grab your magnifying glasses and funny-looking, double-sided hats because a mystery is afoot at Story Pirates headquarters. We’re celebrating the release of our latest book with a show…but our script has vanished! We need help from kids in the audience to get to the bottom of it. Join us after the show for a book signing with the cast!
Soka Performing Arts Center - Aliso Viejo - Presents:Pacific Symphony Plays Schubert & Chopin 2Sunday, 3/31/2019
These 70-minute, informal concerts by Pacific Symphony are perfect for newcomers to and aficionados of the classical music scene. An audience favorite, conductor and music director Carl St.Clair brings his vast knowledge of musical history to life with both his comments and his baton.
Christ Cathedral Concerts - Garden Grove - Presents:Tallis Scholars of LondonWednesday, 4/3/2019
Some of the greatest choral musicians in the world return to Christ Cathedral for an entire program devoted to the composers and musicians of the Sistine Chapel. It is not to be missed.