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EMPORIUM PRESENTS - Santa Barbara - Presents:Val Kilmer presents Cinema TwainFriday, 6/30/2017
Val Kilmer will appear in person to introduce the screening of his one-man play about Mark Twain. The one-man show, Citizen Twain, played to sold-out houses at several performing arts venues in Los Angeles and now the writer, actor and director, Val Kilmer, presents a special film screening of the play for one night only at Lobero Theatre.
West Coast Performing Arts - Temecula - Presents:Ticket To Ride: A Live Tribute to The BeatlesFriday, 6/30/2017
TICKET TO RIDE is an exciting musical journey through the Best Of The Beatles, opening with their greatest hits from the Sixties through Sgt. Pepper era with authentic costume changes.
Classics Alive - Los Angeles - Presents:Classics Alive AuditionsFriday, 6/30/2017
Winners of the Classics Alive Young Artists Auditions are selected based on exceptional musicianship, technique, ability to communicate as a performer, and future potential.
4 Age divisions in 5 instrumental categories. Winners get prize money as well as performance opportunities with orchestras.
International Printing Museum - Carson - Presents:Independence Day Celebration with The Confounding Bros.Saturday, 7/1/2017
Museum guests get to meet "The Confounding Bros. " (Jefferson, Franklin & Adams) in the museum's theatre and then get to print out their own "Declaration of Independence "on a colonial press as well as other patriotic keepsakes on our antique presses and mini-tours with lunch included!
The Old Globe - San Diego - Presents:Guys and Dolls7/2/2017 - 8/13/2017 (next performance: Sunday, 7/2/2017)
Guys and Dolls tops Entertainment Weekly’s list of the Greatest Musicals of All Time, and for good reason: it’s everything we love in musical theatre. Now fast-rising director/choreographer Josh Rhodes returns to the Globe to direct our first-ever production of this Broadway masterpiece. Nathan Detroit needs some serious dough to keep his “oldest established permanent floating crap game” going.
Soka Performing Arts Center - Aliso Viejo - Presents:IMKE* presents Celebrate America with the Americus Brass Band!Sunday, 7/2/2017
In Top Brass, the 17-piece Americus Brass Band salutes the Services, performing the rousing music and song from a century of the American military bands. From the fields to the canteen, from Civil War quicksteps and Sousa marches to the WWI Ragtime of James Reese Europe and Glenn Miller’s Swing, experience music that inspired the troops and the public.
Claire Trevor School of the Arts - Irvine - Presents:UC Irvine Summer Academies in the Arts7/3/2017 - 7/14/2017 (next performance: Monday, 7/3/2017)
Summer Academies in the Arts are college and career preparatory intensives in Art, Dance, Drama, Music, and Technology aimed to enhance 21st century skills, support college and career goals, and build self-confidence and leadership.
AAP - Food Samaritans - Palm Springs - Presents:IndepenDANCE Day Party! Benefitting AAP – Food SamaritansTuesday, 7/4/2017
Please join supporters of AAP – Food Samaritans at the
dazzling IndepenDANCE Day party and fundraiser. The event begins at 7:30 pm, and the City of Palm Springs’ fireworks display will commence at approximately 9:15 pm. DJ Baz will play a range of upbeat dance songs (some with a patriotic twist) and guests will be treated to a ‘good ole’ 4th of July barbeque with burgers, grilled chicken, and more
Pacific Symphony - Costa Mesa - Presents:Symphonic SpringsteenTuesday, 7/4/2017
Celebrate the Fourth with this high-energy tribute to “The Boss,” America’s most iconic singer-songwriter. Enjoy seasoned world-class musicians famous for recreating Bruce Springsteen’s marathon, party-like shows. You’ll be on your feet cheering for such hits as “Born in the USA,” “My Hometown,” and “Hungry Heart.”
The Broad Stage - Santa Monica - Presents:Marcelo ÁlvarezWednesday, 7/5/2017
An Evening of Tango
Experience a taste of Argentina with world renowned tenor Marcelo Álvarez and the six piece ensemble Tango Spleen. In this unique concert, honoring Argentina's greatest tango composers, Álvarez will showcase his deep versatility performing an exciting selection of tangos. Come hear the great star of the Metropolitan Opera in what will be a truly memorable evening.
The Music Guild - Los Angeles (Brentwood) - Presents:SummerFest 17 presents Pacific Piano Trio 7/9Sunday, 7/9/2017
Turina: Piano Quartet in A Minor, Op. 67
Beethoven: Piano Trio in E Flat Major, Op. 70, No. 2
Dvorák: Piano Quartet in E Flat Major, Op. 87
Kirk Douglas Theatre - Culver City - Presents:King of the Yees7/9/2017 - 8/6/2017 (next performance: Sunday, 7/9/2017)
For nearly 20 years, playwright Lauren Yee’s father Larry has been a driving force in the Yee Family Association, a seemingly obsolescent Chinese American men’s club formed 150 years ago in the wake of the Gold Rush. But when her father goes missing, Lauren must plunge into the rabbit hole of San Francisco Chinatown and confront a world both foreign and familiar.
Debbie Allen Dance Academy - Los Angeles - Presents:Debbie Allen's Early Bird Summer Camp7/10/2017 - 7/29/2017 (next performance: Monday, 7/10/2017)
Send your child to Debbie Allen's for a summer of dance and fun! Classes in tap, hip hop, ballet, and more! Ages 4-7
Pacific Symphony - Costa Mesa - Presents:Kenny LogginsWednesday, 7/12/2017
“Lose your blues, everybody cut footloose”
From “Danny’s Song” and “Return to Pooh Corner” to “Celebrate Me Home,” “This Is It,” “Whenever I Call You Friend” and the blockbuster “Footloose,” Kenny Loggins’ songs have been the quintessential feel-good soundtrack for more than a generation.
El Camino College - Torrance - Presents:ALLANT TRIO Strings/PianoThursday, 7/13/2017
The fast-rising Allant Trio is one of the most exhilarating young ensembles today, passionately sharing and performing classical music for all generations.
The Wallis - Beverly Hills - Presents:Ezralow Dance: Primo Passo7/13/2017 - 7/14/2017 (next performance: Thursday, 7/13/2017)
Directed & Choreographed by Daniel Ezralow
Los Angeles native Daniel Ezralow returns to The Wallis to premiere Primo Passo – Italian for “first step” – a deeply personal work that, as the title suggests, is both a career retrospective and an investigation of what’s next.
Men Alive - The Orange County Gay Men's Chorus - Irvine - Presents:MenAlive Concert - The Royals7/14/2017 - 7/15/2017 (next performance: Friday, 7/14/2017)
MenAlive performs the Greats in Contemporary Music.
You have been granted an audience with our Kings and Queens! Thrill to the music of Elvis, Madonna, Bowie, Mariah and the entire royal house! Kneel and be (Gladys) Knighted as MenAlive presents their tribute to the true greats of music.
El Camino College - Torrance - Presents:Vicious CircleSaturday, 7/15/2017
Valerie Cabag is the artistic director and founder of Vicious Circle, an all-male dance company based in Orange County. The performance will include a compilation of works that have been presented at festivals and concerts over the last two years. Many of the themes within the pieces surround the idea of guardian angels and forces that protect people daily.
Hollywood Bowl - Los Angeles - Presents:Jack JohnsonSunday, 7/16/2017
Jack Johnson at the Hollywood Bowl on 7/16
The Wallis - Beverly Hills - Presents:Hershey Felder's Our Great Tchaikovsky7/19/2017 - 8/6/2017 (next performance: Wednesday, 7/19/2017)
A Play with Music
Written and Performed by Hershey Felder
Directed by Trevor Hay
Junior University Musical Theatre - San Bernardino - Presents:Peter Pan7/21/2017 - 8/5/2017 (next performance: Friday, 7/21/2017)
An original William R. Dixon musical adaptation.
Coronado Playhouse - Coronado - Presents:Shakespeare's Much Ado About Nothing7/21/2017 - 8/13/2017 (next performance: Friday, 7/21/2017)
July 21 – August 13, 2017
Thursday, Friday, Saturday @8pm Sunday @2pm
Pala Casino Spa & Resort - Pala - Presents:The B-52s With Special Guests The FixxFriday, 7/21/2017
New wave stars The B-52s with special guests The Fixx will perform in concert at 8 p.m., Friday, July 21, at the Starlight Theater at Pala Casino Spa & Resort.
The Old Globe - San Diego - Presents:Ken Ludwig's Robin Hood!7/22/2017 - 8/27/2017 (next performance: Saturday, 7/22/2017)
Inventive comic genius Ken Ludwig, whose Baskerville brought Sherlock Holmes to the Globe, is back with a brand-new Globe-commissioned world premiere comedy about another icon: Robin Hood! Packed with thrills, romance, laughs, and great characters like Little John, Friar Tuck, and Maid Marian, Robin Hood! tells the timeless story of a hero of the people who takes on the powers that be.
The Music Guild - Los Angeles (Brentwood) - Presents:SummerFest 17 presents Piano Trio Céleste 7/23Sunday, 7/23/2017
Mozart: Piano Trio in G Major, K. 496
Beethoven: Kakadu Variations in G Minor Op. 121a
Handel-Halvorsen: Pasacaglia for Violin and Cello
Beethoven: Piano Trio in G Major, Op. 1, No.2
Peninsula Symphony - Redondo Beach - Presents:Around the World in 60 MinutesSunday, 7/23/2017
Warren: 42nd Street
Cory: I Left My Heart in San Francisco
Addinsell: Warsaw Concerto (Esther Keel, pianist)
Coates: London Suite
Producer - Aliso Viejo - Presents:iPalpiti Orchestra of International LaureatesSunday, 7/23/2017
Under the direction of Maestro Eduard Schmieder, the acclaimed ensemble of prize-winning musicians from around the globe has performed to sold-out audiences in major concert halls throughout the world.
This performance will feature violinist Kazuhiro Takagi.
Schubert: Rondo in A major
Segerstrom Center for the Arts - Costa Mesa - Presents:Teatro alla Scala Ballet Company: Giselle7/28/2017 - 7/30/2017 (next performance: Friday, 7/28/2017)
When a young peasant girl discovers her lover is betrothed to another, she dies of grief, only to be enlisted by the vengeful Wilis, a ghostly army of maidens who haunt the forests, dancing to death any male mortal who crosses their path. After her beloved wanders into their grasp, Giselle carries out the ultimate act of love to free him from his fate.
Little Fish Theatre - San Pedro - Presents:Best of Pick of the Vine - The Best Short Plays Reprisal7/28/2017 - 8/26/2017 (next performance: Friday, 7/28/2017)
We’ll be reprising some of our favorite short plays of the last 14 seasons, opens July 28
Debbie Allen Dance Academy - Los Angeles - Presents:LA Tap Fest7/31/2017 - 8/5/2017 (next performance: Monday, 7/31/2017)
Join us for a week of tap for dancers 7+! Over 120 classes, contests, history lessons, and performances!
Center Theater Group - Los Angeles - Presents:The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time 8/2/2017 - 9/10/2017 (next performance: Wednesday, 8/2/2017)
A National Theatre production, this Tony®-winning play follows 15-year-old Christopher, who has an extraordinary brain he is exceptionally intelligent but ill-equipped to interpret everyday life. When he falls under suspicion for killing his neighbor’s dog, he sets out to identify the true culprit, which leads to an earth-shattering discovery and a journey that will change his life forever.
Phantom Projects Theatre Group - La Mirada - Presents:The Phantom Cabaret: A Benefit Gala Supporting Arts EducationSaturday, 8/5/2017
Join us ON THE STAGE of the beautiful La Mirada Theatre, as we put the show AND the audiences, together on the stage, for an incredible, up-close cabaret performance, silent auction, dinner and more, all to support arts education.
The Old Globe - San Diego - Presents:Hamlet8/6/2017 - 9/10/2017 (next performance: Sunday, 8/6/2017)
Revenge thriller, ghost story, psychological drama, political epic, family saga. Packed with unforgettable characters, theatrical masterstrokes, and world-famous lines, Hamlet is one of the greatest plays ever written. The Prince of Denmark comes home from college to find his father dead, his mother remarried to his uncle, and a spine-chilling apparition roaming the palace grounds.
Spreading Love Fighting Cancer Charity Group - Pasadena - Presents:Spreading Love Fighting Cancer Global Charity Concert and MusicalSunday, 8/6/2017
For the 1st time in a Rare US performance, an ancient lost dance and music art form will be performing from Taiwan to raise funds for Cancer Research, prevention, and cure for cancer research charities like the Dr. Susan Love Foundation, which spends the majority of their funds on research and programs to help find a cure for cancer.
American Contemporary Ballet - Los Angeles - Presents:American Contemporary Ballet Premieres New Original Ballet8/10/2017 - 8/13/2017 (next performance: Thursday, 8/10/2017)
After a season full of some of the most important works in ballet history, you’ll have a chance to finish with a ballet that has yet to be choreographed. This summer, ACB Artistic Director Lincoln Jones creates a new evening-length work, premiering at The Bloc on August 10th. Don't miss this don't-miss event!
Hollywood Pantages- Nederlander - Los Angeles - Presents:Hamilton8/11/2017 - 12/30/2017 (next performance: Friday, 8/11/2017)
HAMILTON is the story of America's Founding Father Alexander Hamilton, an immigrant from the West Indies who became George Washington's right-hand man during the Revolutionary War and was the new nation’s first Treasury Secretary. Featuring a score that blends hip-hop, jazz, blues, rap, R&B, and Broadway, HAMILTON is the story of America then, as told by America now.
Yin Yin Huang, Artistic Director - Pasadena - Presents:Two Cranes International Music Festival8/12/2017 - 8/15/2017 (next performance: Saturday, 8/12/2017)
The 2nd Annual Two Cranes International Music Festival is a culture and music exchange and educational Festival that welcome music students (age 9 and above ) from USA ,Asia and around the world.
Piano faculty :Dr. Dmitry Rachmanov, Ed Francis, Yin Yin Huang, Violin : Fung Ho, Lorenz Gammar, Roberto Cani, Cello, Stan Sharp and Ling Yan
The Music Guild - Los Angeles (Brentwood) - Presents:SummerFest 17 presents The Lyris Quartet 8/13Sunday, 8/13/2017
Haydn: String Quartet in D Minor, Op. 76, No. 2 "Fifths"
Janácek: String Quartet No. 2 "Intimate Letters"
Ravel: String Quartet in F Major
Pacific Symphony - Costa Mesa - Presents:Jurassic ParkSaturday, 8/19/2017
A soundtrack 65 million years in the making! Experience the classic film while Pacific Symphony performs John Williams’ thrilling score live. Masterfully directed by Steven Spielberg and based on the novel by Michael Crichton, “Jurassic Park” transports you to a secluded island where scientists have succeeded in reviving the age of dinosaurs.
The Music Guild - Los Angeles (Brentwood) - Presents:SummerFest 17 presents Piano Trio Tuscany 8/20Sunday, 8/20/2017
Mozart: Piano Trio in G Major, K 564
Smetana: Piano Trio in G Minor, Op. 15
Schubert: Piano Trio in E Flat Major, Op. 100
DANCE WORKS - Santa Barbara - Presents:Kate Weare CompanyFriday, 9/1/2017
DANCEworks welcomes Kate Weare as their 2017 Choreographer-in-Residence. Kate Weare, a Brooklyn (NY)-based contemporary choreographer and the artistic director of Kate Weare Company, is a 2014 Guggenheim Fellow, 2015 and 2011 Mellon Foundation Awardee, and 2009 Princess Grace Award-Winner.
Coronado Playhouse - Coronado - Presents:Little Shop of Horrors9/8/2017 - 10/15/2017 (next performance: Friday, 9/8/2017)
September 8 – October 15, 2017
Thursday, Friday, Saturday @8pm & Sunday @2pm
Center Theatre Group - Los Angeles - Presents:Head of Passes9/13/2017 - 10/22/2017 (next performance: Wednesday, 9/13/2017)
An astonishing, deeply moving new drama about family, acceptance, and the power of faith from MacArthur “Genius Award”-winning playwright Tarell Alvin McCraney (The Brother/Sister Plays), featuring Tony Award® winner Phylicia Rashad. At the mouth of the Mississippi River, Shelah’s family and friends have come to celebrate her birthday and save her from a leaking roof.
Center Theater Group - Los Angeles - Presents:The Red Shoes9/15/2017 - 10/1/2017 (next performance: Friday, 9/15/2017)
A beloved fairytale and Academy Award®-winning movie, The Red Shoes has seduced audiences and inspired generations of dancers with its tale of obsession, possession, and one girl’s dream to be the greatest dancer in the world. Victoria Page lives to dance, but her ambitions become a battleground between the two men who inspire her passion.
Glendale Arts - Glendale - Presents:Open Arts & Music FestivalSaturday, 9/16/2017
The Open Arts & Music Festival (OAM) returns on Saturday, September 16, 2017! OAM is a free, all-day street event on Brand Blvd. in Downtown Glendale featuring live music performances, local food/drink vendors and businesses, and expanded programming for an arts market and kids area
Little Fish Theatre - San Pedro - Presents:Boeing Boeing9/22/2017 - 10/21/2017 (next performance: Friday, 9/22/2017)
By Marc Camoletti, translated by Beverly Cross & Francis Evans
Directed by Cylan Brown
Zany farce involving a man with three fiancees and scheduling issues.
The Old Globe - San Diego - Presents:Globe Gala 2017Saturday, 9/23/2017
The Old Globe will celebrate in style with an Evening of Illusions at the 2017 Globe Gala in support of the theatre’s arts engagement and artistic programs.
Little Fish Theatre - San Pedro - Presents:On the Verge or The Geography of Yearning9/28/2017 - 10/19/2017 (next performance: Thursday, 9/28/2017)
by Eric Overmyer
directed by Richard Perloff
A fearless feminine Victorian trio set out for Terra Incognita and find adventure, opens September 28
FLAMENCO ARTS FESTIVAL PRESENTS - Santa Barbara - Presents:U.S. Premiere of Upclose featuring Patricia GuerreroSaturday, 9/30/2017
The Flamenco Arts Festival presents a captivating offering from featured award-winning artist Patricia Guerrero in the U.S. Premiere of Upclose. Ms. Guerrero has achieved tremendous success with her signature style, and has developed an intimate show that pays tribute to the three elements of flamenco: guitar, song, and dance.
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).
Little Fish Theatre - San Pedro - Presents:The Night Before The Night Before Christmas11/10/2017 - 12/16/2017 (next performance: Friday, 11/10/2017)
by Cricket Daniel
Can the Christmas spirit be restored after being stranded in the airport, opens November 10
Coronado Playhouse - Coronado - Presents:Fly By Night11/10/2017 - 12/10/2017 (next performance: Friday, 11/10/2017)
November 10 – December 10, 2017
Thursday, Friday, Saturday @8pm & Sunday @2pm