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UCSB Arts & Lectures - Santa Barbara - Presents:Dorrance DanceWednesday, 3/8/2017
“An odd, seemingly impossible marriage of tap and modern dance that came off edgy, seductive and smart.” The Chicago Tribune
“The main emotion that SOUNDspace produced was excitement: excitement about sounds, and about the development of this talented choreographer.” The New York Times
Heartland Players Theatre Co. - Redlands - Presents:Love Letters from B.C. to Emoji 3/9/2017 - 3/12/2017 (next performance: Thursday, 3/9/2017)
A charming, humorous, heartfelt two act readers theater where we travel through time and explore love letters from different eras.
Irvine Barclay Theatre - Irvine - Presents:Aspen Santa Fe Ballet: Mixed RepertoireThursday, 3/9/2017
Aspen Santa Fe Ballet combines rugged athleticism with grace in lively performances that leave audiences breathless.
UCLA School of Theater, Film and Television - Los Angeles - Presents:Helen3/9/2017 - 3/18/2017 (next performance: Thursday, 3/9/2017)
In the aftermath of the Trojan War, Helen finds herself stranded in a foreign land with a husband who believes she is an imposter.
In this lyrical variation of the myth, Euripides presents a complex portrayal of a misunderstood heroine. Featuring M.F.A. actors from the Department of Theater.
Little Fish Theatre - San Pedro - Presents:Dinner with Friends3/9/2017 - 3/30/2017 (next performance: Thursday, 3/9/2017)
By Donald Margulies
Directed by Mark Piatelli
Marital dissolution sends shockwaves between friends, opens March 9
Poway OnStage - Poway - Presents:The Irish RoversThursday, 3/9/2017
As part of their 50th anniversary tour Poway OnStage welcomes the Irish Rovers for a performance on Thursday, March 9, at 8:00pm, a week before St. Patrick’s Day.
The Old Globe - San Diego - Presents:Two Scientists Special Edition: A Scientist And An Artist Walk Into A BarThursday, 3/9/2017
An artistic variant on the popular community program by the Fleet Science Center, where local scientists join folks for a beer and good conversation in a local bar—gets a special twist when an artist is added to the mix!
Rancho Mirage Library - Ranch Mirage - Presents:Rancho Mirage Library Music Events12/19/2016 - 4/8/2017 (next performance: Thursday, 3/9/2017)
The library is host to some of the most talented musicians around.
Check their website for performers, dates and times.
Carpenter Performing Arts Center - Long Beach - Presents:Tafelmusik Baroque Orchestra: J.S. Bach: Circle of CreationThursday, 3/9/2017
J.S. Bach: The Circle of Creation combines text, music,
stunning projected video and images to explore the
world of the artisans—papermakers, violin carvers,
string spinners, and performers—who helped J.S.
Bach realize his musical genius. This latest multimedia
creation by the acclaimed Alison Mackay
redefines the concert experience!
Temecula Presents - Temecula - Presents:Fan Halen (Van Halen Tribute)Thursday, 3/9/2017
Presented by Temecula Presents
AJU's Whizin Center - Woodland Hills - Presents:The Auschwitz VolunteerThursday, 3/9/2017
A Dramatic Staging and Discussion
UCSB Arts & Lectures - Santa Barbara - Presents: Igor Levit, pianoThursday, 3/9/2017
“Igor Levit goes where other pianists fear to tread... His range of color and dynamics, concentration and freedom, make compulsive listening.” The Observer (U.K.)
University of California, Riverside Department of Music - Riverside - Presents:UCR is Dancing3/9/2017 - 3/11/2017 (next performance: Thursday, 3/9/2017)
Department of Dance
UCR is Dancing 2017
This annual production is a showcase for new ideas and experiments in original choreography by UCR undergraduate majors.
Joel Smith, Artistic Director and Associate Professor
Idyllwild Arts Academy - Idyllwild - Presents:Parvati Mani, pianist in recitalThursday, 3/9/2017
Pianist Parvati Mani will present a faculty recital at Idyllwild Arts Academy. Works will include the Scriabin 2nd Sonata, Rachmaninoff Corelli Variations and the Brahms Keyboard Pieces, Opus 118.
The Wallis - Beverly Hills - Presents:Ralph Kirshbaum & Shai Wosner: Beethoven3/9/2017 - 3/10/2017 (next performance: Thursday, 3/9/2017)
Over two nights in the Bram Goldsmith Theater, famed cellist Ralph Kirshbaum and pianist Shai Wosner will tackle the complete works of Beethoven for cello and piano.
Pasadena Conservatory of Music - Pasadena - Presents:Aimee Kreston Violin Master ClassThursday, 3/9/2017
Watch Aimee Kreston Coach PCM students
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.
The Colburn School - Los Angeles - Presents:Colburn Chamber Music Society: A Flute FantasiaFriday, 3/10/2017
MOZART Flute Quartet in D Major, K. 285
RAVEL Chansons madécasses
DEBUSSY Sonata for Flute, Violin, and Harp
MARTINU Madrigal-Sonata for Flute, Violin, and Piano
DOPPLER L'Oiseau des bois
LIGETI Six Bagatelles for Wind Quintet
California Repertory Company - Long Beach - Presents:The Bubbly Black Girl Sheds Her Chameleon Skin3/10/2017 - 3/25/2017 (next performance: Friday, 3/10/2017)
CSULB Theatre Arts
Sunny Southern California sets the stage for this coming-of-age musical about a bubbly black girl, Viveca, with a bright smile and a sunny disposition.
Idyllwild Arts Academy - Idyllwild - Presents:Hamlet Devised3/10/2017 - 3/12/2017 (next performance: Friday, 3/10/2017)
The students of Idyllwild Arts Academy will be investigating the text of Hamlet, exploring it through the physical style known as viewpoints, and will create an abstracted original piece of theatre that will be their telling of Hamlet.
REDCAT - Los Angeles - Presents:Burning Ghosts, Evil Genius, RAGE ThormbonesFriday, 3/10/2017
Three brass-led experimental outfits at the forefront of L.A.’s creative music scene serve up a high-powered program—ranging from lo-fi complexity and rambunctious improvisation to blistering musical expression and emphatic new takes on “heavy metal.”
University of Redlands School of Music - Redlands - Presents:Senior Voice Recital 3/10Friday, 3/10/2017
Annie Budash & Adrian Laufer, voice
This event is free and open to the public.
Indian Wells Theater - Palm Desert - Presents:"December '63"Friday, 3/10/2017
The music of Frankie Valli and The Four Seasons comes to life in this recreation of a Frankie Valli concert experience. “December ’63” showcases all your favorite songs from Frankie Valli, including the one-of-a-kind classics that have been thrilling audiences for decades, and everyone’s favorite singles from the musical “Jersey Boys.”
Broadway at the Gardens - Rancho Cucamonga - Presents:Into the Woods 3/10/2017 - 3/19/2017 (next performance: Friday, 3/10/2017)
Book by James Lapine
Music and Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim
An ambivalent Cinderella? A blood-thirsty Little Red Ridinghood? A Prince Charming with a roving eye? A Witch… who raps? They’re all among the cockeyed characters in James Lapine and Stephen Sondheim’s fractured fairy tale.
Music Department - Thousand Oaks - Presents:Wind Ensemble ConcertFriday, 3/10/2017
Members of the Wind Ensemble present their annual Spring Concert. This concert will feature the full spectrum of talent among the woodwind, brass and percussion members.
Cal State University Fullerton - Fullerton - Presents:Tallgrass Gothic 3/10/2017 - 3/26/2017 (next performance: Friday, 3/10/2017)
Laura falls in love with a man who offers her an escape from her rural home and controlling husband. Featuring core members of CSUF’s MFA acting class, this haunting, explosive play captures the love, longing, isolation, desire and fear of the classic Jacobean tragedy The Changeling.
Adult language and content
McCallum Theatre for the Performing Arts - Palm Desert - Presents:The Irish RoversFriday, 3/10/2017
Throughout the years, these international ambassadors of Irish music have maintained their timeless ability to deliver a rollicking, rousing performance of good cheer – one that will have you singing and clapping along. Their songs have become anthems of revelry and joy among generation after generation of fans. Don’t miss you chance to hear this iconic band as they complete one last world tour!
Soka Performing Arts Center - Aliso Viejo - Presents:Calvin Keys EnsembleFriday, 3/10/2017
For nearly 50 years, jazz guitarist Calvin Keys has been a leader of his own bands, producer of his recordings and on first call for his exceptional style as an accompanist and soloist by many other legends of jazz. He performed for nearly 20 years with Ahmad Jamal, as well as with Donald Byrd, Lou Donaldson, Bobby Hutcherson and Jackie Davis to name a few.
Da Camera Society - Los Angeles - Presents:Mandelring QuartetFriday, 3/10/2017
Chamber Music in Historic Sites presents Mandelring Quartet. In the splendor of the Doheny Mansion’s Pompeian Room, the venerable German quartet performs the quartets of Haydn (in F, Op. 50/5, “The Dream”), Schubert (in a, D. 804, “Rosamunde”) and Beethoven (in e, 59/2, “Rasumovsky”).
Valley Performing Arts Center - Northridge - Presents:West Side Story3/10/2017 - 3/12/2017 (next performance: Friday, 3/10/2017)
Book by Arthur Laurents
Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim
Music by Leonard Bernstein
McCoy Rigby Entertainment
USC Thornton School of Music - Los Angeles - Presents:USC Thornton Symphony: Tragic MahlerFriday, 3/10/2017
Guest Conductor Uriel Segal leads the USC Thornton Symphony in an impassioned performance of Gustav Mahler's Sixth Symphony, known as the “Tragic.” From its energetic opening through its torturous finale, the 80-minute work will lead listeners and performers on a poignant journey.
LA Phil - Los Angeles - Presents:Beethoven & Shostakovich3/10/2017 - 3/12/2017 (next performance: Friday, 3/10/2017)
Los Angeles Philharmonic
Jaap van Zweden, conductor
Beethoven: Symphony No. 5 (c. 31 minutes)
Shostakovich: Symphony No. 5 (c. 44 minutes)
ABOUT THIS PERFORMANCE
From the 19th and 20th centuries come two fifth symphonies perfectly suited to display orchestral muscle at its most powerful and musical drama at its most compelling.
University of California, Riverside Department of Music - Riverside - Presents:William H. Reynolds Carillon RecitalSaturday, 3/11/2017
David Christensen, University Carillonneur
Los Angeles Musical Salon - Los Angeles - Presents:L.A. Musical Salon - 2017 Dinner-Concert Series2/11/2017 - 4/1/2017 (next performance: Saturday, 3/11/2017)
Unique chamber music series in intimate Westside setting combines concert with dinner with the artists. 2017 dates, all Saturday nights: February 11, March 11, April 1. RESERVATIONS REQUIRED - for either the entire 3-part series or separate evenings.
Brand Associates - Glendale - Presents:Brand Associates Music Series - Fiato Quartet!Saturday, 3/11/2017
The Fiato Quartet plays on the Brand Associates Music Series. Program TBA. Admission is free.
David Bradley in association with Temecula Presents - Temecula - Presents:Speakeasy at the Merc - Saturday3/11/2017 - 6/10/2017 (next performance: Saturday, 3/11/2017)
Each second Saturday of the month, Speakeasy at The Merc presents live Traditional Jazz of the 20s-40s. Performances feature the house band, Second Hand Jazz with vocalist Rosalie Porter, in rotation with prominent southern California Traditional Jazz artists
Palos Verdes Performing Arts - Rolling Hills Estates - Presents:The Texas TenorsSaturday, 3/11/2017
With their Emmy Award® winning PBS special now airing across the country, and Billboard chart-topping albums, The Texas Tenors are quickly becoming one of America’s favorite performing groups. From Bruno Mars to Puccini, the charismatic trio brings their exciting repertoire of country, Broadway, rock and opera to the stage with breathtaking vocals and a touch of irresistible cowboy charm.
With their Emmy Award® winning PBS special now airing across the country, and Billboard chart-topping albums, The Texas Tenors are quickly becoming one of America’s favorite performing groups.From Bruno Mars to Puccini, the charismatic trio brings their exciting repertoire of country, Broadway, rock and opera to the stage with breathtaking vocals and a touch of irresistible cowboy charm.
San Diego Symphony - San Diego - Presents:Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone3/11/2017 - 3/12/2017 (next performance: Saturday, 3/11/2017)
The Harry Potter™ film series is one of those once-in-a-lifetime cultural phenomena that continues to delight millions of fans around the world. This concert will feature the San Diego Symphony Orchestra performing every note from Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone™.
Spotlight 29 Casino - Coachella - Presents:Spotlight Showroom2/4/2017 - 3/31/2017 (next performance: Saturday, 3/11/2017)
Spotlight 29 Casino provides the premier entertainment experience in the Coachella Valley and is home to the 2,200 seat Spotlight Showroom which has featured headliners such as Bruno Mars, Mark Anthony, Pitbull, Dave Chapelle, Montgomery Gentry and more, plus a Free Tribute Concert Series where guests can see a Tribute to their favorite acts for free.
Creating Arts Company - Santa Monica - Presents:Tangled Fairy Tales II3/11/2017 - 4/1/2017 (next performance: Saturday, 3/11/2017)
A New Twist On Your Favorite Stories
A Mini Musical for the entire family.
When Mulan finds out the evil Warrior has rescued and released all the villains back into Fairytale Land to tangle up all the fairy tales, it will be up to her and all her Princess friends to stop them!
University of Redlands School of Music - Redlands - Presents:Junior Clarinet Recital 3/11Saturday, 3/11/2017
Carissa Salcido, clarinet
This event is free and open to the public.
Long Beach Symphony POPS! - Long Beach - Presents:Symphonic Spectacular: See the Music!Saturday, 3/11/2017
A concert that will feature some of the world’s best known symphonic music enhanced with video imagery and stunning lighting effects!
UCI Claire Trevor School of the Arts - Irvine - Presents:Clown Aliens3/11/2017 - 3/19/2017 (next performance: Saturday, 3/11/2017)
Clown Aliens is a collaborative production created in 2013, when it was commissioned by the National Theater of Romania as the second installment of the Simon/Olivieri War of the Clowns saga.
Bach Collegium San Diego - San Diego - Presents:"Agony & Ecstasy: Bach's Muses"Saturday, 3/11/2017
Explore J.S. Bach’s musical formation, encompassing the immediacy and legacy of the Bach family as well as other musical icons of the day. Bach Collegium San Diego explores the beauty and emotion of the sound-world from which the young Bach emerged, featuring the exhilarating soprano Nell Snaidas alongside one of this country's foremost Baroque violinists Julie Andrijeski.
Edendale Branch Library - Los Angeles - Presents:Cellist Maksim Velichkin at Edendale Up Close ConcertsSaturday, 3/11/2017
Solo Cello Recital
EDENDALE UP CLOSE Concert Series
at the Edendale Branch Library
in ECHO PARK
Saturday, MARCH 11, 2017
Time: Noon to 1 pm.
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
Musco Center for the Arts - Orange - Presents:Rita MorenoSaturday, 3/11/2017
Oscar, Emmy, Grammy and Tony winner Rita Moreno is a force of nature, a pioneering quadruple-threat performer who first won acclaim for her role as Anita in West Side Story and went on to become a bona fide national treasure. She’ll reminisce about her remarkable life on stage and screen and speak about her active career today in acclaimed television roles.
Pasadena Conservatory of Music - Pasadena - Presents:Solera Quartet Master Class and ConcertSaturday, 3/11/2017
Watch the Solera Quartet coach PCM students at 5:30 p.m. Then see them perform at 8 p.m.
Santa Barbara Music Club - Santa Barbara - Presents:SB Music Club Free ConcertsSaturday, 3/11/2017
On SATURDAY, March 11 at 3pm, the Santa Barbara Music Club will present a free concert at the Faulkner Gallery in the downtown Santa Barbara Public Library.
In this concert, pianist Natasha Kislenko will take the audience on a world tour, performing works by Albéniz, Bartók, Debussy, Gershwin, Rachmaninoff, and Villa-Lobos.
Claremont Chorale - Claremont - Presents:Brush Up Your ShakespeareSaturday, 3/11/2017
The program will include everything from madrigals to recently-composed works, and even jazz!
Words of the "Bard" have supplied more than enough inspiration for composers of choral music across the centuries. The Chorale's program will include everything from "a cappella" madrigals to recently-composed works, and even jazz!
University of Redlands School of Music - Redlands - Presents:Senior Voice Recital 3/11Saturday, 3/11/2017
Jacqueline Hale, voice
This event is free and open to the public.
ARATANI WORLD SERIES - Los Angeles - Presents:African Guitar SummitSaturday, 3/11/2017
“The rhythms, modes and sound textures that make African guitar styles so satisfying are fragile. The African Guitar Summit play at this exciting and dangerous edge making a powerful case for the guitar as the signature instrument of modern Africa.” -N.P.R.
Temecula Presents - Temecula - Presents:6th Annual Jazz FestivalSunday, 3/12/2017
Temecula Theater’s beloved Annual Jazz Festival is sure to be another hit this year! Peruse the Courtyard turned marketplace and enjoy music from the James Nation Trio on our outdoor courtyard stage beginning at 12:30pm.
Carpenter Performing Arts Center - Long Beach - Presents:Mona Golabek: The Pianist of Willesden LaneSunday, 3/12/2017
Mona Golabek intertwines some of the world’s
most beloved piano music in this poignant tribute
to her remarkable mother, Lisa Jura, as she shares
the true story of how the young Jewish pianist
escaped Nazi-controlled Austria and triumphed
through her talent.
Soka Performing Arts Center - Aliso Viejo - Presents:African Guitar Summit Sunday, 3/12/2017
Juno Award winners for 2005 World Music Album of the Year, this collective unites the talents of six musicians: guitarist, and singer Alpha YaYa Diallo from Guinea from Madagascar, the quicksilver guitars and harmonies of Donne Roberts and Madagascar Slim drummer Kofi Ackah from Ghana and Naby Camara from Guinea on electric bass and balafon (African marimba).
The Festival Singers - Lake Forest - Presents:The Sounds of AmericanaSunday, 3/12/2017
A concert celebrating America’s rich musical heritage. Included in the program are spirituals, folk songs, jazz and musical theatre, which identify us as a multifaceted nation. Carver Cossey is the featured guest soloist.
Judith Vander - Ojai - Presents:Ojai Art Center Chamber Music ConcertSunday, 3/12/2017
On Sunday March 12 at 2:00 PM, the Ojai Art Center presents a concert performed by the acclaimed Singer Chamber Players: David Singer, clarinet, Steven Chang, violin, Virginia Kron, cello, and Daniel Newman-Lessler, piano.
The Group Rep - North Hollywood - Presents:StoryTimeSunday, 3/12/2017
The Group Rep presents StoryTime, a story salon produced by Patricia Willson, featuring fresh live personal stories as entertainment - - an evening of joy, sadness and a touch of comedy.
University of Redlands School of Music - Redlands - Presents:Junior Flute RecitalSunday, 3/12/2017
Kimberly Ross, flute
This event is free and open to the public.
SDYS - Poway - Presents:Winter Inspiration & Showcase Afternoon ConcertSunday, 3/12/2017
At this 1pm concert you will experience performances by ensembles from our Inspiration level – Overture Winds (conducted by Chris Lea) and Symphonic Strings (conducted by Ulli Reiner). Also appearing is our intermediate Showcase level ensemble Concert Winds (conducted by Adam Pezdek) and Concert Orchestra (conducted by Juan Cristóbal Palacios).
The Broad Stage - Santa Monica - Presents:Diana Damrau & Nicolas TestéSunday, 3/12/2017
Diana Damrau, the "leading coloratura soprano in the world" (New York Sun), performs an evening of arias and love songs alongside the famed bass-baritone Nicolas Testé.
The Opera Buffs, Inc - Los Angeles - Presents:The Opera Buffs - Performers ShowcaseSunday, 3/12/2017
Emerging professional singers performing arias from La Belle Helene, Tales of Hoffmann, Undine
The Opera Buffs, Inc. Spring 2017 Showcase of 8 young professional singers performing arias from Offenbach, E.T.A. Hoffmann and Berlioz
Classical Encounters Foundation - Tarzana - Presents:Piano trios by Brahms and ShostakoviceSunday, 3/12/2017
Program: Brahms Piano Trio No. 1 in B Major Opus 8 and Shostakovich Piano Trio No. 2 performed by Andrew Sords - Violin John Walz - Cello and Timothy Durkovic - Piano
Concert is followed by delicious and healthy refreshments with wine
Intimate Concerts in Tarzana