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Shakespeare by the Sea - Aliso Viejo - Presents:The Merry Wives of Windsor - Shakespeare by the Sea at Soka UniversityWednesday, 8/8/2018
Join us for The Merry Wives of Windsor!
The Merry Wives of Windsor – a rollicking romantic comedy which tells of Falstaff’s folly: courting two married women at the same time. It’s mischief and mayhem galore.
UCLA Center for 17th- & 18th-Century Studies - Los Angeles - Presents:The Henry J. Bruman Summer Chamber Music Festival: Cristina Montes-Mateo, harpWednesday, 8/8/2018
The Henry J. Bruman Summer Chamber Music Festival was founded in 1988 by Professor Henry J. Bruman (1913-2005), who sought to introduce new audiences to chamber music at free, informal concerts on the UCLA campus. Everyone is welcome to attend.
Shakespeare by the Sea - Beverly Hills - Presents:The Merry Wives of Windsor - Shakespeare by the Sea at Roxbury ParkThursday, 8/9/2018
The Redlands Bowl - Redlands - Presents:Polynesian Paradise DancersFriday, 8/10/2018
Experience a captivating evening of music and dance from the Polynesian Islands! Polynesian Paradise Dancers will bring performance of the beloved art form of hula, heart-pounding Polynesian drumming, and fire dancing, for a truly unforgettable island evening under the Redlands Bowl stars.
Brand Associates - Glendale - Presents:Yuko Mabuchi TrioFriday, 8/10/2018
Yuko Mabuchi started playing classical piano at age of 4, in her hometown of Fukui, Japan. As a teenager she was fascinated by American R&B, Hip-Hop and Blues.
Idyllwild Arts - Idyllwild - Presents:25th Annual Jazz in the Pines benefitting Idyllwild Arts8/10/2018 - 8/12/2018 (next performance: Friday, 8/10/2018)
The 25th Annual Jazz in the Pines is a three-day jazz festival that features more than two-dozen bands on the breathtaking 205-acre Idyllwild Arts mountain campus. All proceeds from the festival will benefit Idyllwild Arts, a 501(c)(3) non-profit that changes lives through the transformative power of art.
San Diego Symphony - San Diego - Presents:West Side Story - The Film A Bayside Summer Nights ConcertFriday, 8/10/2018
Scott O'Neil, conductor
San Luis Obispo Repertory Theatre - San Luis Obispo - Presents:A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum8/10/2018 - 9/9/2018 (next performance: Friday, 8/10/2018)
SLO REP will kick off the 2018-2019 Season with A FUNNY THING HAPPENED ON THE WAY TO THE FORUM a musical romp through Rome featuring desperate lovers, scheming neighbors and the music of Stephen Sondheim. A FUNNY THING HAPPENED ON THE WAY TO THE FORUM runs Aug. 10-Sept. 9, Wednesdays-Sundays at 7 pm and Saturdays and Sundays at 2pm.
Shakespeare by the Sea - Manhattan Beach - Presents:The Winter's Tale - Shakespeare by the Sea at Polliwog ParkFriday, 8/10/2018
Join us for The Winter's Tale!
The Winter’s Tale - the story of Leontes, a King who banishes his family wrongfully, and is taught the meaning of forgiveness through the inspired plan of a wise, loyal woman.
Shakespeare by the Sea - Manhattan Beach - Presents:The Merry Wives of Windsor - Shakespeare by the Sea at Polliwog ParkSaturday, 8/11/2018
San Diego Symphony - San Diego - Presents:Hooray for Hollywood! A Symphonic Night at the Movies A Bayside Summer Nights ConcertSaturday, 8/11/2018
Richard Kaufman, conductor
Spotlight 29 Casino - Coachella - Presents:Spotlight Showroom6/23/2018 - 9/6/2018 (next performance: Saturday, 8/11/2018)
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.
Opera San Luis Obispo - Pismo Beach - Presents:Broadway by the Sea ConcertSaturday, 8/11/2018
Summertime on the Central Coast means Opera San Luis Obispo in Shell Beach with our annual outdoor Americana classic Broadway by the Sea! This year we proudly present The Best of Broadway: a stunning collaboration featuring a quintet of nationally acclaimed singers from Center Stage Opera (Los Angeles), accompanied by Maestro Brian Asher Alhadeff and members from the OperaSLO Grand Orchestra.
Music Academy of the West - Santa Barbara - Presents:Music Academy of the West - 2018 Community Concert Saturday, 8/11/2018
ACADEMY FESTIVAL ORCHESTRA
And LOS ANGELES MASTER CHORALE
Gustavo Dudamel conductor,
Mosher guest artist
Grant Gershon artistic director, Los Angeles Master Chorale
Michelle DeYoung mezzo-soprano
Susanna Phillips soprano
MAHLER Symphony No. 2 “Resurrection”
City of Brea - Brea - Presents:An Evening of Latin Jazz: Louie Cruz BeltranSaturday, 8/11/2018
Singer, master percussionist and showman Louie Cruz Beltran will captivate, entertain and amaze! Don’t miss the chance to see this incomparable headliner in the intimate setting of the Curtis! The expected hot ticket of the season!
Torrance Theatre Company - Torrance - Presents:How to Succeed in Business without Really Trying8/11/2018 - 8/25/2018 (next performance: Saturday, 8/11/2018)
A musical satire of 1960s big business and all it held sacred, HOW TO SUCCEED IN BUSINESS WITHOUT REALLY TRYING follows the rise of J. Pierrepont Finch, who uses a little handbook called “How To Succeed In Business” to climb the corporate ladder from lowly window washer to high-powered executive, tackling such familiar but potent dangers as the office party, backstabbing co-workers, and true love.
Pacific Chorale - Costa Mesa - Presents:Pacific Chorale's Choral FestivalSunday, 8/12/2018
Presented in association with Segerstrom Center for the Arts, Pacific Chorale's annual Festival unites singers from throughout Southern California and beyond for a free public performance in the Renée and Henry Segerstrom Concert Hall. This year's all-Mozart program includes the Solemn "Confessor" Vespers and the ever-popular Ave Verum Corpus.
The Old Globe - San Diego - Presents:Much Ado About Nothing8/12/2018 - 9/16/2018 (next performance: Sunday, 8/12/2018)
Lowell Davies Festival Theatre
August 12 – September 16, 2018
Pacific Lyric Association - Escondido - Presents:Musical PaellaSunday, 8/12/2018
Musical Paella is a concert in which Pacific Lyric Association presents a mixture of Opera highlights, best beloved Musical Theatre selections, and a taste from Spain, not only through few pieces from famous Zarzuelas, but also through the enjoyment of tapas of Paella before the concert from 2:00 to 3:00 pm
JBLH Productions - Los Angeles - Presents:jackbenny Residency #6Sunday, 8/12/2018
jackbenny presents the sixth edition of their monthly residency at the Lyric Hyperion Theatre in Silver Lake. jackbenny's two-act show features wittily provocative original songs, uniquely arranged covers, and friendly guest performers — all seasoned with the brothers’ signature sibling shtick.
Shakespeare by the Sea - Laguna Niguel - Presents:The Merry Wives of Winter - Shakespeare by the Sea at Crown Valley ParkSunday, 8/12/2018
LA Philharmonic - Los Angeles - Presents:The Nutcracker with Dudamel8/14/2018 - 8/16/2018 (next performance: Tuesday, 8/14/2018)
ABOUT THIS PERFORMANCE
A fantastic Christmas present in the middle of August! Dudamel leads the orchestra for a celebrated production from Cuba, complete with costumes, lighting, and dazzling dancers from one of the world’s leading companies. Not to be missed!
The Redlands Bowl - Redlands - Presents:The Sinatra BandTuesday, 8/14/2018
The Sinatra Band Starring Matt Mauser and The Pete Jacobs Orchestra
Mauser has been entertaining audiences with his unique style since the late 90's and captures the essence of Frank Sinatra’s smooth voice and unequaled phrasing like no other!
San Diego Symphony - San Diego - Presents:Roger Daltrey and Members of The Who Band with Speciel Guest Leslie Mendelson* A Bayside Summer Nights Special ConcertWednesday, 8/15/2018
Roger Daltrey, guitar and vocals
Music icon Roger Daltrey performs WHO hits, rarities and songs from his new album in this special appearance with members of THE WHO touring band.
Shakespeare by the Sea - Carson - Presents:The Merry Wives of Winter - Shakespeare by the Sea at CSU Dominguez HillsThursday, 8/16/2018
Muckenthaler Cultural Center - Fullerton - Presents:Elvis and Tom Jones: The Concert that Might Have BeenThursday, 8/16/2018
On this, the 41st anniversary of Elvis’ death, we’re going to take you to Las Vegas and celebrate not just the King, but his imaginary “concert of mutual friendship” with Welshman Tom Jones.
Ford Theatres - Hollywood - Presents:An Evening of Hip-Hop and Arabic Poetry with Omar OffendumThursday, 8/16/2018
This event is part of IGNITE @ the FORD!, a series presented by the Ford Theatre Foundation comprised of world-renowned contemporary artists whose work is thought-provoking and reflects the world in which we live. Supported by Los Angeles County Supervisor Sheila Kuehl.
Shakespeare by the Sea - Carson - Presents:The Winter's Tale - Shakespeare by the Sea at CSU Dominguez HillsThursday, 8/16/2018
San Diego Symphony - San Diego - Presents:Gershwin On Broadway feat. An American In Paris and Porgy And Bess A Bayside Summer Nights Concert8/17/2018 - 8/18/2018 (next performance: Friday, 8/17/2018)
Rob Fisher, conductor
Norm Lewis, vocals
Robert Fairchild, vocals and tap dance
Aundi Marie Moore, vocals
Sierra Madre Playhouse - Sierra Madre - Presents:CarneyMagic8/17/2018 - 8/19/2018 (next performance: Friday, 8/17/2018)
Magic and illusion meets theatricality.
The Redlands Bowl - Redlands - Presents:Finale with Fireworks Redlands Symphony Orchestra Friday, 8/17/2018
Finale with Fireworks Redlands Symphony Orchestra Conducted by Maestro Frank Fetta, Rufus Choi, Piano
The Bowl’s 2018 season finale features the acclaimed Rufus Choi playing Rachmaninoff’s Piano Concerto No.2 and Beethoven’s incomparable Symphony No.5.
Coachella Valley Repertory - Rancho Mirage - Presents:Brenda Silas Moore - All You Need is Love8/17/2018 - 8/19/2018 (next performance: Friday, 8/17/2018)
Great music of the Beatles, with Music Director Wayne Moore
Anne Johnstonbrown - North Hollywood - Presents:LYMAN, The Musical8/18/2018 - 8/26/2018 (next performance: Saturday, 8/18/2018)
Written and directed by Anne Johnstonbrown, "LYMAN, The Musical" stars Lou Beatty, Jr., and tackles the prevalent issue of homelessness and how choice and chance define our future.
"LYMAN, The Musical" opens Saturday, August 18, 2018 and closes Sunday, August 26, 2018 for 7 weekend performances, including matinee and evening showings, at the historic El Portal Theatre.
Pasadena Symphony and POPS - Arcadia - Presents:Bernstein's New YorkSaturday, 8/18/2018
Experience first-hand stories from West side Story to On the Town, and an intimate look at the legend’s relationships with Kurt Weill, Jerome Kern, Jule Styne and more.
Shakespeare by the Sea - San Pedro - Presents:The Merry Wives of Windsor at Point Fermin Park6/14/2018 - 8/18/2018 (next performance: Saturday, 8/18/2018)
San Diego Symphony - San Diego - Presents:Star Wars: A New Hope - In Concert A Bayside Summer Nights Special ConcertSaturday, 8/18/2018
Sarah Hicks, conductor
La Jolla Playhouse - La Jolla - Presents:Seize the King8/21/2018 - 9/16/2018 (next performance: Tuesday, 8/21/2018)
This upcoming World-Premiere play is a modern take on one of Shakespeare’s classics and is written by Will Power and directed by Playhouse Associate Artistic Director Jaime Castañeda. Will Power returns to the Playhouse in a five-person, full-throttle reinterpretation of Shakespeare’s Richard III. With England’s throne empty, Richard knocks down threats to his rule, fueling his insatiable ambition
Laguna Beach Live! - Laguna Beach - Presents:Jazz Wednesdays Summer with The Lineage TrioWednesday, 8/22/2018