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The Chance Theater - Anaheim - Presents:Good People4/20/2018 - 5/20/2018 (next performance: Friday, 4/20/2018)
This Tony-nominated dramatic comedy finds struggling single mother Margie Walsh coming to terms with the reality that her South Boston neighborhood offers the same lack of opportunity it always has.
Cal State University Fullerton - Fullerton - Presents:The Importance of Being Earnest 4/20/2018 - 5/6/2018 (next performance: Friday, 4/20/2018)
Perhaps the most famous and ingenious of all modern comedies, Oscar Wilde’s sensational characters and lively one-liners lead to hilarious confusion on stage.
Christ Cathedral Concerts - Garden Grove - Presents:Sacré France with the DeAngelis Vocal EnsembleFriday, 4/20/2018
April 20, 2018
Enjoy one of Southern California’s finest vocal ensembles as they transport you to the glories of France in a program entitled SACRÉ FRANCE! The evening will contain works by Duruflé, Peeters, Desenclos, and the music of Francis Poulenc, including the stunningly beautiful Mass in G Major.
The Broad Stage - Santa Monica - Presents:Impro Theatre's Shakespeare UnScripted4/20/2018 - 4/22/2018 (next performance: Friday, 4/20/2018)
Paying homage to the genius of William Shakespeare, Impro Theatre’s company spontaneously creates a brand new play in The Bard’s unmistakable style.
UCSB Arts & Lectures - Santa Barbara - Presents:Bedlam "Hamlet"Friday, 4/20/2018
Iconic figures from two great dramatic classics – William Shakespeare’s Hamlet and George Bernard Shaw’s Saint Joan – are brought vividly to life in two riveting stagings.
The Music Center - Los Angeles - Presents:Complexions Contemporary Ballet4/20/2018 - 4/22/2018 (next performance: Friday, 4/20/2018)
Los Angeles audiences will experience the brilliance of David Bowie like never before with Stardust, Complexions Contemporary Ballet’s dance tribute to the late great icon. This production will feature many of the singer’s most beloved hits and glam rock-inspired costumes by Christine Darch.
Sierra Madre Playhouse - Sierra Madre - Presents:The Immigrant4/20/2018 - 5/26/2018 (next performance: Friday, 4/20/2018)
Simon Levy directs this true story of an immigrant.
The Broad Stage - Santa Monica - Presents:Dance Theatre of Harlem4/20/2018 - 4/21/2018 (next performance: Friday, 4/20/2018)
Virginia Johnson, artistic director
Irvine Barclay Theatre - Irvine - Presents:Halau O KekuhiSaturday, 4/21/2018
Spend an evening with one of the Islands' most important cultural treasures, a company of ten celebrated for its mastery of the hula dance and chant.
Brand Associates - Glendale - Presents:Brand Associates Music Series - String HarmoniesSaturday, 4/21/2018
The fantastic trio String Harmonies consists of Antranik Kizirian-Oud, Yervand Kalajian-Violin and Vik Momjian-Bass. They play traditional Armenian folk, classical music, jazz and world music.
Sponsored by the Brand Associates and admission is free.
A reception will follow the concert.
The Soraya - Northridge - Presents:¡La Nueva Cuba! The Next GenerationSaturday, 4/21/2018
Roberto Fonseca | Daymé Arocena | Pedrito Martinez Group
The Da Camera Society - Los Angeles - Presents:Chamber Music in Historic Sites 4/21Saturday, 4/21/2018
Quatuor Daniel performs Beethoven, Janacek, and Tchaokovsky in the elegant Pompeian Room.
The Old Globe - San Diego - Presents:Happy Birthday, Mr. Shakespeare!Saturday, 4/21/2018
Copley Plaza at The Old Globe
Come eat birthday cake and perform your favorite sonnet or write a new one, and don’t forget about puppet-making and performances courtesy of the San Diego Guild of Puppetry.
Cal State University Fullerton - Fullerton - Presents:University Wind SymphonySaturday, 4/21/2018
“Stories and Structures"
Scherzo à la Britten - John Leszczynski
Wayfaring Stranger - Christopher M. Nelson
Rumpelstilzchen: A Fairy Tale for Symphonic Wind Ensemble - Jess Langston Turner
Sinfonietta - Ingolf Dahl
Wedding Dance from “Hassehen” - Jacques Press/trans. Johnston
Inland Pacific Ballet - Claremont - Presents:Cinderella - Inland Pacific Ballet4/21/2018 - 4/22/2018 (next performance: Saturday, 4/21/2018)
Inland Pacific Ballet’s Cinderella returns to the stage with a charming cast of characters that includes a fairy tale Cinderella, a pair of hilarious Stepsisters and a radiant Fairy Godmother who sends Cinderella to the ball in a glittering carriage fit for a fairy princess. Adding to the magic is the beautiful music of famous waltz king, Johann Strauss.
California Chamber Orchestra - Murrieta - Presents:Midori: A Partners in Performance RecitalSaturday, 4/21/2018
One of the most admired violinists of her generation, Midori performs at the highest levels internationally, giving master classes and participating in prominent artistic residencies. Midori will be accompanied by pianist Özgür Aydin.
The California Chamber Orchestra is honored to host this special recital made possible by Partners in Performance.
Footworks Youth Ballet - Ventura - Presents:Peter and the Wolf with Classical SymphonySaturday, 4/21/2018
Footworks Youth Ballet presents Peter and the Wolf and Classical Symphony April 21 at 2pm/5pm
Costume Runway Show - Pasadena - Presents:Noises Off4/21/2018 - 5/20/2018 (next performance: Saturday, 4/21/2018)
ANW’s most requested production is back: Your favorite Resident Artists, along with some new faces, are ready to rein in the chaos of this joyfully out-of-control British farce about the auspiciously titled play-within-a-play Nothing On. Step behind the curtain and meet the under-rehearsed and over-worked cast and crew with a penchant for drama more personal than professional. As the production pr
The Joint Music Program of Claremont McKenna, Harvey Mudd, Pitzer, and Scripps Colleges - Claremont - Presents:Spring Choral Concert Sunday, 4/22/2018
The Claremont Concert Choir and The Claremont Treble Singers
Performing music by Ralph Vaughan Williams, Joseph Gregorio, Bill Alves, and others
Charles W. Kamm, conductor
John Gilmour, piano
The Colburn School - Los Angeles - Presents:Celebrate Colburn Gala ConcertSunday, 4/22/2018
Michael Tilson Thomas conducts the Colburn Orchestra in Symphony No. 1 in D Major, “Titan,” at Walt Disney Concert Hall. Join us as we celebrate our shared love of the performing arts, and the Colburn School’s role as one of the leading educators of musicians and performing artists of all ages.
Cal State University Fullerton - Fullerton - Presents:Brass and Percussion Chamber EnsemblesMonday, 4/23/2018
Join us as we bid a fond farewell to our longtime director, Todd Miller, in his final performance before retirement.
Cal State University Fullerton - Fullerton - Presents:Jazz SingersTuesday, 4/24/2018
Andreas Preponis, director
Cal Lutheran Music Department - Thousand Oaks - Presents:Wind Ensemble Festival of Scholars ConcertTuesday, 4/24/2018
The Festival of Scholars Concert showcases the creative and scholarly work of musicians from the Wind Ensemble and Department of Music. The concert features student research, soloists and chamber ensembles, as well as works for concert band. Michael D. Hart conducts.
Claire Trevor School of the Arts - Irvine - Presents:HypercolorWednesday, 4/25/2018
Hypercolor, the bicoastal trio of guitarist Eyal Maoz, bassist James Ilgenfritz, and drummer (and UCI Music faculty member) Lukas Ligeti, presents a fresh take on jazz.
Cal State University Fullerton - Fullerton - Presents:InterArts Collaborative ProjectsWednesday, 4/25/2018
Students from the School of Music, Theatre & Dance, and Visual Arts collaborate and present their projects.
The Wallis - Beverly Hills - Presents:Jeremy DenkWednesday, 4/25/2018
Jeremy Denk is one of America’s foremost pianists, the winner of a MacArthur "Genius" Fellowship, the Avery Fisher Prize, and Musical America’s Instrumentalist of the Year award. Join us for a scintillating evening of classics from Beethoven, Mozart and more!
Cal State University Fullerton - Fullerton - Presents:New Music EnsembleWednesday, 4/25/2018
Pamela Madsen, director
CSUF New Music Ensemble, under the direction of Dr. Pamela Madsen focuses on instruction in the techniques of contemporary concert music and preparation of small group performances of contemporary instrumental, vocal and electroacoustic chamber music literature from the twentieth and twenty-first centuries.
ArtPower - San Diego - Presents:Daymé ArocenaThursday, 4/26/2018
Raised in Havana, Daymé Arocena has quickly become the voice for a new generation of talented Cuban millennials who are reimagining their African roots through a lens that filters jazz, soul, and funk.
UCSB Arts & Lectures - Santa Barbara - Presents:TAO "Drum Heart"Thursday, 4/26/2018
“Supernaturally fit and superbly trained… stunning" The Herald
“Extraordinarily talented percussion artists… The crowd was unmistakably wowed.” Chicago Tribune
California Repertory Company - Long Beach - Presents:End Days4/26/2018 - 5/12/2018 (next performance: Thursday, 4/26/2018)
The Apocalypse is approaching. Will Stephen Hawking be the one to save them all?
Cal State University Fullerton - Fullerton - Presents:Cello ChoirFriday, 4/27/2018
Bongshin Ko, director
Poway OnStage - Poway - Presents:TAO: Drum HeartFriday, 4/27/2018
TAO:Drum Heart comes to Poway OnStage for their only 2018 San Diego area performance, one-night-only Friday April 27, 2018.
South Bay Chamber Music Society - Wilmington - Presents:Steven Vanhauwaert and friendsFriday, 4/27/2018
Steven Vanhauwaert and friends perform works by Milhaud, Messiaen, Schumann, Brahms and Dietrich
Lobero Theatre Foundation - Santa Barbara - Presents:The Santa Barbara Chamber OrchestraFriday, 4/27/2018
Maestro Ohyama will lead an orchestra composed of many of SBCO’s talented musicians in a celebratory evening featuring the work of Tchaikovsky, Copland and Ibert.
Jacques Ibert: Divertissement
Aaron Copland: Appalachian Spring – Suite for 13 instruments
Peter Tchaikovsky: Serenade for Strings Op. 48
The Wallis - Beverly Hills - Presents:Blues in the Night4/27/2018 - 5/20/2018 (next performance: Friday, 4/27/2018)
The soul of the blues wails out full and strong in Blues in the Night, the scorching, Tony and Olivier Award-nominated musical.
San Diego Musical Theater - San Diego - Presents:South Pacific4/27/2018 - 5/27/2018 (next performance: Friday, 4/27/2018)
Winner of 10 Tony Awards, including Best Musical, Best Score, and Best Libretto.
Directed by Kirsten Chandler
Choreography by Randy Slovace
Rodgers and Hammerstein’s South Pacific intertwines the themes of romance, duty, and prejudice to create a story that is all at once hilarious, heartbreaking, and thought-provoking.
Golden West College Theater Arts Department - Huntington Beach - Presents:EVITA The Musical4/27/2018 - 5/6/2018 (next performance: Friday, 4/27/2018)
She was a starlet at twenty-two, the president's mistress at twenty-four, First Lady at twenty-seven, and dead at age thirty-three.
The Joint Music Program of Claremont McKenna, Harvey Mudd, Pitzer, and Scripps Colleges - Claremont - Presents:The Claremont Concert Orchestra 4/28/2018 - 4/29/2018 (next performance: Saturday, 4/28/2018)
Grieg, Piano Concerto featuring Sheena Hui (CMC ’20), piano
Borodin, Symphony No. 2
Brian Stone, visiting conductor
Concert admission is free. Donations appreciated.
Claire Trevor School of the Arts - Irvine - Presents:A Bright Room Called Day4/28/2018 - 5/6/2018 (next performance: Saturday, 4/28/2018)
Written by Tony Kushner
Directed by Andrew Borba
Inland Pacific Ballet - Riverside - Presents:Cinderella - Inland Pacific Ballet4/28/2018 - 4/29/2018 (next performance: Saturday, 4/28/2018)
Long Beach Symphony - Long Beach - Presents:Prokofiev's Romeo and JulietSaturday, 4/28/2018
Eckart Preu, Conductor
Benjamin Beilman, Violin
Don Juan, op. 20
Violin Concerto No. 3, G major
Selections from Romeo & Juliet, Suites No. 1 & 2
Colburn Music Academy - Los Angeles - Presents:Music Academy Young Artist Performances10/7/2017 - 4/28/2018 (next performance: Saturday, 4/28/2018)
Music Academy students at the Colburn School demonstrate the depth and breadth of their training in this biweekly performance series.
Cal Lutheran Music Department - Thousand Oaks - Presents:String Symphony ConcertSaturday, 4/28/2018
The Cal Lutheran String Symphony, conducted by cellist Yoshika Masuda, performs works from the versatile repertoire for strings. Come hear the luscious, sonorous and rich sounds that only a string orchestra can produce.
Los Angeles Jewish Symphony - Los Angeles - Presents:Bernstein at 100/Israel at 70Sunday, 4/29/2018
Join the AJU Choir and the Los Angeles Jewish Symphony, Dr. Noreen Green, Conductor, for a celebration of Leonard Bernstein’s centenary and Israel’s 70th birthday, bridged by a World Premiere of a newly commissioned work by composer Maria Newman.
Coleman Chamber Music Association - Pasadena - Presents:Brentano Quartet with Dawn Upshaw, sopranoSunday, 4/29/2018
Coleman Chamber Music Association presents the BRENTANO STRING QUARTET with soprano, DAWN UPSHAW at 3:30 pm in Caltech's Beckman Auditorium in Pasadena, CA