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UCSB Arts & Lectures - Santa Barbara - Presents:Béla Fleck & Abigail WashburnSunday, 10/8/2017
Béla Fleck and Abigail Washburn, “the king and queen of the banjo” (Paste Magazine), have a musical partnership unlike any other.
California Chamber Orchestra - Temecula - Presents:Classics at The Merc8/13/2017 - 6/24/2018 (next performance: Sunday, 10/8/2017)
Join us in The Merc Sunday afternoons for chamber performances by the region’s best professional musicians. The intimate setting of The Merc allows the audience and musicians to interact with each other so you can learn about the musicians, their instruments, their careers, and the music they perform.
A great classical experience for a great price!
Salastina Music Society - Santa Monica - Presents:Sounds Genius: American Mirror by Derrick Spiva - Santa MonicaSunday, 10/8/2017
Salastina's season opener explores a remarkable new work that reflects on the coming together of cultures in societies consisting of many generations of immigrants.
Irvine Barclay Theatre in Association with Arts Orange County - Irvine - Presents:NTL Screening: Peter PanSunday, 10/8/2017
J.M. Barrie’s much-loved tale. A delight for children and adults alike.
A Noise Within - Pasadena - Presents:Mrs. Warren's Profession10/8/2017 - 11/18/2017 (next performance: Sunday, 10/8/2017)
A Noise Within Theatre Company presents George Bernard Shaw's Mrs. Warren's Profession live on stage!
Back East Entertainment - Los Angeles - Presents:World Premiere of "La Sorgente," Based on Pope John Paul II's PoetrySunday, 10/8/2017
Grammy Award-Winning Conductor/Composer Victor Vanacore Leads World Premiere of his Latest Work, La Sorgente, Collection of 10 Neo-Classical Arias Based on Poetry of Pope John Paul II, with 45-Piece Orchestra, 2 Soprano and 4 Tenor Soloists
Classical Encounters - Tarzana - Presents:Los Angeles Wind and Piano SextetSunday, 10/8/2017
Program: MOZART - Quintet for Winds and Piano, POULENC AND THUILLE - Sextet for Winds and Piano. SUSAN GREENBERG - Flute, TED SUGATA - Oboe, MICHELE ZUKOVSKY - Clarinet, JUDITH FARMER - bassoon, AMY JO RHINE - French Horn, BERNADENE BLAHA - Piano
LA Phil - Los Angeles - Presents:Jean-Baptiste Robin in RecitalSunday, 10/8/2017
Jean-Baptiste Robin in Recital
Walt Disney Concert Hall
Sunday, October 8th, 7:30PM
Jean-Baptiste Robin, organ
LA Phil - Los Angeles - Presents:CDMX: BiRDMAN LIVEMonday, 10/9/2017
CDMX: BiRDMAN LIVE
The Walt Disney Concert Hall
Monday, October 9th, 8PM
USC Thornton School of Music - Los Angeles - Presents:Jazz Honors ComboMonday, 10/9/2017
The Jazz Honors Combo, a select group of USC Thornton jazz musicians led by Jason Goldman, presents an evening of standards and original compositions.
Segerstrom Center for the Arts - Costa Mesa - Presents:Pacifica Quartet with Johannes MoserMonday, 10/9/2017
The Pacifica Quartet returns to launch our chamber music season with a pair of cello quintets: one classical, one contemporary and both featuring German-Canadian cellist Johannes Moser, whom Gramophone declared "one of the finest among the astonishing gallery of young virtuoso cellists."
SBCO - Santa Barbara - Presents:Grand Finale at Forty: The Santa Barbara Chamber Orchestra Takes Its Final BowMonday, 10/9/2017
Don't miss you chance to see the Santa Barbara Chamber Orchestra perform one last time at the Lobero Theatre.
Los Angeles Performance Practice - Los Angeles - Presents:PANCHO VILLA FROM A SAFE DISTANCE // Graham Reynolds + Lagartijas Tiradas al SolTuesday, 10/10/2017
Austin-based composer Graham Reynolds leads a rousing experimental chamber opera that pays tribute to a revolutionary figure, and sonically traverses both Mexican and American perspectives to create a borderless dialogue about the shared histories of Mexico and the United States.
Co-presented by the Skirball Cultural Center.
John Anson Ford Theatres - Hollywood - Presents:The Hubble CantataWednesday, 10/11/2017
Part of the IGNITE @ the FORD! series, made possible through the generous support of LA County Supervisor Sheila Kuehl. Proceeds benefit the Ford Theatre Foundation.
Center Theater Group - Los Angeles - Presents:Bright Star10/11/2017 - 11/19/2017 (next performance: Wednesday, 10/11/2017)
From Grammy® winners Steve Martin and Edie Brickell comes Bright Star, the new Broadway musical that brings a fresh breeze to the spring theater season (Charles Isherwood, The New York Times).
USC Thornton School of Music - Los Angeles - Presents:Strings Showcase10/11/2017 - 11/15/2017 (next performance: Wednesday, 10/11/2017)
USC Thornton's extraordinary Strings students showcase their talents in solo and chamber works.
Irvine Barclay Theatre - Irvine - Presents:Piaf! The ShowThursday, 10/12/2017
A musical celebration of the life and music of the legendary French chanteuse Edith Piaf.
The Wallis - Beverly Hills - Presents:Dorrance Dance10/12/2017 - 10/14/2017 (next performance: Thursday, 10/12/2017)
Dorrance Dance honors tap dance’s unique and powerful history in a new and dynamic context by upholding its tradition while simultaneously pushing it rhythmically, technically and conceptually.
Segerstrom Center for the Arts - Costa Mesa - Presents:Mariinsky Ballet: Classic Fokine Program10/12/2017 - 10/15/2017 (next performance: Thursday, 10/12/2017)
The Mariinsky Ballet and Orchestra pay homage to the great Russian choreographer Michel Fokine in a program of four of his most beloved ballets, created in the early 20th century.
Segerstrom Center for the Arts - Costa Mesa - Presents:Ludovico EinaudiThursday, 10/12/2017
Balancing film and classical music, the artistry of Italian composer and pianist Ludovico Einaudi puts a premium on melody.
Los Angeles Performance Practice - Los Angeles - Presents:LA BRISA // Tamara Cubas + Teatro Línea de Sombra10/12/2017 - 10/15/2017 (next performance: Thursday, 10/12/2017)
In a work that resists the conventions of both dance and theater, director Tamara Cubas and her cast of four women excavate the elusive history of La Brisa, an infamous bar in Ciudad Juárez that served as a haven of cultural resistance and fierce activism in the 1990s.
La Brisa is presented in Spanish with English supertitles.
The Wallis in association with John Legend, Get Lifted Film Company, Mike Jackson, Jackie Judd, The Private Theatre, Eric Falkenstein, Ron Simons & Beth Hubbard - Beverly Hills - Presents:Turn Me Loose10/13/2017 - 10/29/2017 (next performance: Friday, 10/13/2017)
Turn Me Loose is a new comedic drama about the extraordinary and explosive life of Dick Gregory - starring Tony Winner and Scandal star Joe Morton - that shines a light on the first black comedian to expose white audiences to racial comedy.
American Contemporary Ballet - Los Angeles - Presents:American Contemporary Ballet presents INFERNO10/13/2017 - 10/28/2017 (next performance: Friday, 10/13/2017)
This October, go straight to hell. Dante's tale is retold through Pulitzer Prize-winning composer Charles Wuorinen's violent piece for two pianos and American Contemporary Ballet's sinuous dancers. Where? 350 feet above downtown Los Angeles.
ShoWorks Entertainment - Los Angeles - Presents:Collected Stories10/13/2017 - 11/5/2017 (next performance: Friday, 10/13/2017)
ShoWorks Entertainment presents Don Margulies’ “Collected Stories”, directed by Christine Dunford, starring Susan Fisher and Gretchen Goode. This provocative, taut two-character play is about a renowned short story writer who mentors graduate students.
ArtPower - La Jolla - Presents:Academy of St. Martin in the Fields Chamber EnsembleFriday, 10/13/2017
Drawn from the principal players of the world-renowned chamber orchestra Academy of St. Martin in the Fields, this “luminous, often breathtaking” (Washington Post) ensemble was created in 1967 to perform larger-scale works from the chamber music repertoire, such as wind trios and string octets.
USC Thornton School of Music - Los Angeles - Presents:USC Thornton Symphony: Concerto NightFriday, 10/13/2017
Guest conductor Uriel Segal leads the USC Thornton Symphony in the annual Concerto Night, showcasing outstanding student soloists. Erik Abramovitz performs Copland's Clarinet Concerto, cellist Benjamin Lash performs Haydn's Violoncello Concerto in C major, Hob.VIIb:1, and pianist Soyeon An performs Brahms' Piano Concerto in D minor, No.1, Op.15.
LA Phil - Los Angeles - Presents:CDMX: Noche de cineFriday, 10/13/2017
CDMX: Noche de cine
Walt Disney Concert Hall
Friday, October 13th, 8PM
Los Angeles Philharmonic
Gustavo Dudamel, conductor
Additional artists to be announced
The Show - Rancho Mirage - Presents:Van MorrisonFriday, 10/13/2017
The Show at Agua Caliente Casino Resort Spa in Rancho Mirage will be Van Morrison’s only stop in Southern California and will mark his inaugural performance in the Coachella Valley.
Tickets on sale now!
GWC Productions - Hollywood - Presents:The Daughters of the Kush10/13/2017 - 10/29/2017 (next performance: Friday, 10/13/2017)
In 1963, a Black sorority comes under scrutiny after a prospective new member meets with a violent mishap.
University of Redlands - Redlands - Presents:USMC Jazz Band ConcertFriday, 10/13/2017
United States Marine Core Jazz Band
This event is free and open to the public.
Pacific Symphony - Costa Mesa - Presents:David Foster with special guests10/13/2017 - 10/14/2017 (next performance: Friday, 10/13/2017)
One of the most successful producers in history, 16-time Grammy Award winner David Foster joins Pacific Symphony to perform songs from his unparalleled catalog. Popular hits — written for artists including Andrea Bocelli, Michael Bublé, Josh Groban, Olivia Newton-John, Barbra Streisand and many others — include “You’re the Inspiration,” “The Prayer,” “The Glory of Love” and “St. Elmo’s Fire.”
Los Angeles Performance Practice - Los Angeles - Presents:GROUP THERAPY // Poor Dog GroupSaturday, 10/14/2017
L.A.’s celebrated theater ensemble previews a new work of documentary theater that delves into 16 hours of the Group’s actual transcribed therapy with a licensed professional in an uncensored—sometimes funny, sometimes poignant—work of live art.
Neil LaBute’s first published work, BASH is the story of ordinary people hiding a monstrous secret. This trio of unforgettable personal accounts resulted in LabBute’s excommunication from the Mormon Church.
Famous Players Orchestra - Burbank - Presents:Silent Films with Live Orchestra!Saturday, 10/14/2017
Famous Players Orchestra is a Los Angeles based ensemble exclusively dedicated to performing the original historic film music used by movie theater orchestras during the silent film era.
“This is the most unique movie-going experience in Los Angeles” – LAist
Opera San Luis Obispo - San Luis Obispo - Presents:Madama Butterfly10/14/2017 - 10/15/2017 (next performance: Saturday, 10/14/2017)
Madama Butterfly by Giacomo Puccini. A Citywide Arts Collaboration Grand Opera production featuring Central Coast Children's Choir, Civic Ballet San Luis Obispo, Deyo Dances, Opera San Luis Obispo, and Studio @-Ryan's American Dance.
Long Beach Symphony - Long Beach - Presents:Lights, Camera, POPS!Saturday, 10/14/2017
Benjamin Rous, Conductor
Long Beach Camerata Singers, Choir
Pasadena Symphony - Pasadena - Presents:Tchaikovsky Symphony No. 4Saturday, 10/14/2017
First concert of the Pasadena Symphony Classics Season
David Lockington, conductor
Dylana Jenson, violin
James Lee III Ichabod! The Protest is over!
Prokofiev Violin Concerto No. 2
Tchaikovsky Symphony No. 4
Festival Ballet Theatre - Irvine - Presents:Festival Ballet Theatre: Alice in Wonderland10/14/2017 - 10/15/2017 (next performance: Saturday, 10/14/2017)
Follow Alice’s journey down the rabbit hole and into a world of delightful adventure, colorful fun and outrageous fantasy.
Redlands Symphony - Redlands - Presents:Paris, New York, & Jazz!Saturday, 10/14/2017
The Redlands Symphony opens its season with an evening of inspiring music. From Ravel’s French-accented blues (featuring François Dumont) to African-American icon William Grant Still’s riveting depiction of “triumph over sorrows through fervent prayer,” this music will uplift your soul.