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USC Thornton School of Music - Los Angeles - Presents:Drum DaySunday, 2/26/2017
The USC Thornton Community Engagement Programs celebrates the diversity and universality of the percussion family of musical instruments. The day-long event will offer clinics, demonstrations, and participatory drumming sessions in a variety of different styles and traditions.
Astonish Events, LLC - Palm Springs - Presents:Palm Springs Dance Festival GALASaturday, 3/4/2017
A stunning and diverse collection of commanding and beautifully executed concert dance repertoire featuring five acclaimed professional dance companies, with a special guest appearance by Lorenzo Pagano, a Martha Graham Dance soloist, performed in the beautiful and intimate Annenberg Theater in the Palm Springs Art Museum.
Luminario Ballet - Beverly Hills - Presents:Luminario Ballet: WinterreiseSunday, 2/26/2017
WINTER ISN'T JUST COMING IT'S HERE!
Sunday, February 26th 2017 11:30 AM- 2:30 PM
LUMINARIO BALLET WILL PERFORM :
excerpts from the haunting and universal love story gone wrong: Schubert's "Winterreise"
Dancers: Sadie Black and AJ Abrams
CHOREOGRAPHED BY JUDITH FLEX HELLE
Includes Champagne Luncheon
LA Opera - Los Angeles - Presents:Salome at LA Opera2/18/2017 - 3/19/2017 (next performance: Saturday, 2/25/2017)
The iconic production that created a sensation when it was first staged in LA Opera's inaugural season, Salome returns to make its mark on the 21st century, starring Patricia Racette in the role of a lifetime.
La Jolla Playhouse - La Jolla - Presents:Freaky Friday1/31/2017 - 3/19/2017 (next performance: Tuesday, 2/21/2017)
A buoyant new musical comedy based on the novel “Freaky Friday” by Mary Rodgers and the Walt Disney motion pictures.
Hailed by The Washington Post as “a polished, peppy, modern fairy tale,” Disney’s new musical Freaky Friday is based on the celebrated novel by Mary Rodgers and two hit Disney films.
American Contemporary Ballet - Los Angeles - Presents:American Contemporary Ballet Invites You to Dancing School2/25/2017 - 7/16/2017 (next performance: Saturday, 2/25/2017)
For American Contemporary Ballet dancers, Dancing School is about learning to dance better. For the audience, it’s about learning to see better.
Dream Orchestra - Santa Monica - Presents:Romantic DreamsSaturday, 2/25/2017
Dream Orchestra presents
Brahms Symphony No. 4
In Mo Yang, Violin solo
Daniel Suk, Conductor
At The Broad Stage, Santa Monica
Coeurage Theatre Company - North Hollywood - Presents:Urinetown: The Musical1/6/2017 - 2/25/2017 (next performance: Friday, 2/24/2017)
Three-time Tony Award-winner "Urinetown: The Musical" is presented by Coeurage, LA's 'PAY WHAT YOU WANT' theatre company. Directed by Kari Hayter with musical direction by Gregory Nabours. OVATION RECOMMENDED!
LA Phil - Los Angeles - Presents:Toyota Symphonies for Youth: The Art of the Piano2/18/2017 - 2/25/2017 (next performance: Saturday, 2/25/2017)
ABOUT THIS PERFORMANCE
Join us for this in-depth exploration of the piano, from the artisan who builds it to the virtuoso who plays it, featuring music by Brahms, Beethoven, and Tchaikovsky.
Hudson Guild Theatre - Los Angeles - Presents:"Plasticity"1/28/2017 - 3/13/2017 (next performance: Monday, 2/20/2017)
World premiere multimedia play
A comatose man re-emerges into consciousness in a multilayered, multimedia theatrical event about the miraculous power of the brain to re-wire and heal itself. Blending cutting-edge science with masterful storytelling, it’s a profound, often comedic tour of the collective unconscious.
Valley Performing Arts Center - Northridge - Presents:The Nile ProjectSaturday, 2/25/2017
Representing 11 nations sharing the Nile River, these musical ambassadors explore the importance of the world’s water ways, a topic as relevant for California as it is for Africa.
UCLA School of Theater, Film and Television - Los Angeles - Presents:Cendrillon2/17/2017 - 2/26/2017 (next performance: Friday, 2/24/2017)
This witty production is a new take on the Cinderella fable, complete with a wicked stepmother, a lost slipper and a clock about to strike midnight.
Featuring graduate and undergraduate designers from the Department of Theater and undergraduate actors from the School of Music.
Ian MacKinnon and Travis Wood - Los Angeles - Presents:Planet Queer:Rise Up!Monday, 2/20/2017
PLANET QUEER is an adults-only (21 or over) LGBT experimental performance event on the 3rd Monday of the month at fabulous AKBAR in Silver Lake. Queer Performance Art, Music, Dance, and more!
USC Thornton School of Music - Los Angeles - Presents:Popular Music: Second-Year ShowcaseFriday, 2/24/2017
Sean Holt leads second-year Popular Music students in this showcase, focusing on stylistic nuance, groove, and ensemble technique.
California Repertory Company - Long Beach - Presents:She Kills Monsters2/17/2017 - 2/26/2017 (next performance: Monday, 2/20/2017)
Fairies, ogres, and 90s pop culture references create the world fantasy role-play games in Qui Nguyen’s dramatic comedy. After the death of her sister, a young woman stumbles into a journey of self-discovery and action-packed adventure in this heart-pounding homage to the nerd (and warrior!) inside us all.
USC Thornton School of Music - Los Angeles - Presents:Jazz Night featuring ALAJEThursday, 2/23/2017
ALAJE, the USC Thornton Afro-Latin American Jazz Ensemble led by Aaron Serfaty, headlines this ongoing series featuring USC Thornton student jazz ensembles.
University of Redlands School of Music - Redlands - Presents:Symphonic Band Concert Tuesday, 2/21/2017
Dr. David Scott, director
This event is free and open to the public.
Old Globe Theatre - San Diego - Presents:Picasso at The Lapin Agile2/4/2017 - 3/12/2017 (next performance: Tuesday, 2/21/2017)
Steve Martin continues his creative relationship with The Old Globe, returning for the third time with this clever and crowd-pleasing comedy hit.
Paris, 1904: The Lapin Agile, beloved watering hole to struggling artists and would-be geniuses, welcomes two soon-to-be legends for one extraordinary night.
The Wallis - Beverly Hills - Presents:946: The Amazing Story of Adolphus Tips2/9/2017 - 3/5/2017 (next performance: Tuesday, 2/21/2017)
A Kneehigh production in association with Birmingham Repertory Theatre and Berkeley Repertory Theatre.
Based on the beloved book by War Horse author Michael Morpurgo, 946 explores everything we thought we knew about the D-Day landings in this tender musical tale of love and war.
Center Theatre Group - Los Angeles - Presents:Zoot Suit1/31/2017 - 3/19/2017 (next performance: Tuesday, 2/21/2017)
Zoot Suit, one of the most exciting and spectacular shows ever created in Los Angeles, is set to ignite the city again. Luis Valdez is bringing his groundbreaking 1978 smash back to the Mark Taper Forum to celebrate Center Theatre Group’s 50th Anniversary.
Odyssey Theatre - West Los Angeles - Presents:Beckett5 presented by KOAN Unit1/21/2017 - 3/5/2017 (next performance: Wednesday, 2/22/2017)
The KOAN Unit kicks off the New Year with Beckett5, a quintet of darkly humorous, seldom-seen short plays by Nobel Prize-winning playwright Samuel Beckett including Krapp’s Last Tape Come and Go Footfalls Act Without Words II and Catastrophe.
USC Thornton School of Music - Los Angeles - Presents:Faculty Recital with the Early Music ProgramTuesday, 2/21/2017
Inspired by the watershed year of 1517, members of the Early Music faculty offer a program of music from before and after the German Reformation, featuring polyphony by Henricus Isaac and Ludwig Senfl, and improvisations on dances from Michael Praetorius' beloved "Terpsichore."
Falcon Theatre - Burbank - Presents:For Piano and Harpo2/1/2017 - 3/5/2017 (next performance: Wednesday, 2/22/2017)
Oscar Levant, the brilliant, witty, pill-popping concert pianist, wakes up to find himself in the Psych Ward of Mt. Sinai Hospital. His past collides with his present, as he grapples with his demons to save his marriage and his sanity.
American Guild of Organists Los Angeles Chapter - Pacific Palisades - Presents:Presidents' Day Organ FestivalMonday, 2/20/2017
Presented by the LA Chapter of the American Guild of Organists, we visit four churches, hear guest organists play five organs in Pacific Palisades and Santa Monica. Featuring music on each program by living Southern California composers.
San Diego Theater Week 2017 - San Diego - Presents:San Diego Theater Week 20172/26/2017 - 3/5/2017 (next performance: Sunday, 2/26/2017)
Check out some of San Diego's amazing local theater and other performing arts companies with discounted tickets and other great offers! .
Don't miss San Diego Theater Week 2017. And bring your friends!
Celebration Theatre - LOS ANGELES - Presents:Die, Mommie, Die!2/17/2017 - 4/1/2017 (next performance: Thursday, 2/23/2017)
Ovation Award-Winning Celebration Theatre presents Charles Busch’s campy noir classic, DIE MOMMIE DIE!, starring the hilarious Drew Droege (Bright Colors and Bold Patterns, Chloe, Logo’s Cocktails & Classics) as aging Hollywood star Angela Arden.
This Greek tragedy on acid is an over-the-top comedy of Gay Hollywood proportions. You won’t want to miss this rollicking good time!
YMF - Los Angeles - Presents:Debut Chamber Orchestra: All Strings ConcertSaturday, 2/25/2017
Yuga Cohler, conductor
Charles Yang, violin
Waltzes for String Orchestra
Serenade (after Plato's Symposium)
BEETHOVEN, Ludwig van
String Quartet No. 14 in C-sharp minor, op. 131
Musical Theatre West - Long Beach - Presents:"Evita"2/10/2017 - 2/26/2017 (next performance: Thursday, 2/23/2017)
Musical Theatre West (MTW) presents Andrew Lloyd Webber & Tim Rice’s musical masterpiece "Evita" at the Carpenter Performing Arts Center February 10-26. The seven-time Tony Award-winning musical captivated audiences with Eva Peron’s passionate and unforgettable true story of her meteoric rise to become Argentina’s champion of the poor and most influential first lady.
Jacaranda Music - Santa Monica - Presents:Diotima: ViennaSaturday, 2/25/2017
Arnold Schoenberg: Presto Quartet No. 2
Anton Webern: Five Movements for String Quartet
Alban Berg: Lyric Suite
Artists: Diotima Quartet Elissa Johnston, soprano Adriana Manfredi, alto
Musical Theatre University - Rancho Mirage - Presents:Disney's High School Musical2/24/2017 - 2/26/2017 (next performance: Friday, 2/24/2017)
Musical Theatre University
Disney's HIGH SCHOOL MUSICAL - Ladies and gentlemen, we invite you back to the HGPAC at the dynamic team at Rancho Mirage High School Performing Arts presents one of the biggest smash hits in the DISNEY REPERTOIRE...HIGH SCHOOL MUSICAL! We are boasting PROFESSIONAL SETS and a fully student-driven program, in every facet of this EXCITING PRODUCTION ...
Temecula Valley Players - Temecula - Presents:My Fair Lady2/9/2017 - 2/26/2017 (next performance: Thursday, 2/23/2017)
Book & Lyrics by Alan J. Lerner, Music by Fredrick Loewe
Adapted from George Bernard Shaw’s Play and Gabriel Pascals Motion Picture, Pygmalion
Original Production Directed by Moss Hart
Pomona College Department of Music - Claremont - Presents:Pomona College Orchestra2/24/2017 - 2/26/2017 (next performance: Friday, 2/24/2017)
The 2016 PCO Concerto Competition Winner and cellist Katherine Tseung and soprano Ursula Kleinecke join the Orchestra under the baton of Eric Lindholm for two concerts with music by Haydn, Bernstein and Tchaikovsky.
Haydn: Cello Concerto in D
Bernstein: Jeremiah (Symphony No. 1)
Tchaikovsky: Romeo and Juliet
Concordia University - Irvine - Presents:Concordia Choir Spring ConcertFriday, 2/24/2017
The Concordia Choir presents the home concert of its spring tour season. Their concert ministry season takes this talented choir through Southern California, before being featured in performances with Concordia Sinfonietta throughout Germany and Austria this coming May. They will present a diverse repertoire of fine sacred music through the ages that is sure to touch the heart and mind.
San Diego Musical Theatre - San Diego - Presents:9 to 5: The Musical2/10/2017 - 2/26/2017 (next performance: Thursday, 2/23/2017)
9 to 5 is a jubilant musical about friendship and getting ahead in the Rolodex era of the late 1970s.
The show features Dolly Parton’s original hit title song, 9 to 5 which won garnered her an Oscar nomination and multiple Grammy Award nominations.
UCI Claire Trevor School of the Arts - Irvine - Presents:Dance Visions 20172/23/2017 - 2/25/2017 (next performance: Thursday, 2/23/2017)
Dance Visions 2017, the foremost annual production for the Department of Dance at UC Irvine’s Claire Trevor School of the Arts, presents Master Choreographers of the 20th/21st Century including new works from Distinguished Professors Lar Lubovitch and Donald McKayle as well as choreography by George Balanchine and exciting new choreography by esteemed Dance faculty.
Theatre 68 - No. Hollywood - Presents:Irving's Tiara2/9/2017 - 3/3/2017 (next performance: Thursday, 2/23/2017)
A New World Premiere play by Sam Henry Kass
Opening February 9th - Closing March 1st
Thursday & Friday @ 8pm
(4 week run – 8 performances)
University of Redlands School of Music - Redlands - Presents:Wind Ensemble Concert 2/22Wednesday, 2/22/2017
Dr. Eddie Smith, director
This event is free and open to the public.
California Center for the Arts, Escondido - Escondido - Presents:International Guitar NightWednesday, 2/22/2017
Master performer Brian Gore returns to the Center for another critically-acclaimed performance celebrating the world’s finest guitarists! This brilliant acoustic extravaganza features Gore along with a new cast of celebrated guitar luminaries including Luca Stricagnoli, Chrystian Dozza, and Debashish Bhattacharya.
an RCT Musical Theater production - Westminster - Presents:My Fair Lady2/17/2017 - 3/5/2017 (next performance: Friday, 2/24/2017)
My Fair Lady a Broadway Musical
Watch as world-famous speech professor, Henry Higgins, on a wager with his pal and colleague, Colonel Pickering, take on a student, an untidy cockney flower girl, Eliza Doolittle, and transform her into a high-toned lady!
USC Visions and Voices - Los Angeles - Presents:Wendy Whelan / Brian Brooks / Brooklyn Rider in Some of a Thousand WordsTuesday, 2/21/2017
Wendy Whelan, who spent 30 years with the New York City Ballet, is widely considered one of the world’s leading dancers. Brian Brooks is an award-winning choreographer and director of the acclaimed Brian Brooks Moving Company. They will come together to perform their tour-de-force duet First Fall along with luminous new work they have created with string quartet Brooklyn Rider.
Festival Mozaic - San Luis Obispo - Presents:Festival Mozaic WinterMezzo II Concert: Fauré, Brahms & BridgeSunday, 2/26/2017
Four masterful chamber players embark on a journey though the boldest works of the piano quartet literature.
Dance Theatre Collective of Southern California in association with Temecula Presents - Temecula - Presents:DanceXchange2/21/2017 - 6/20/2017 (next performance: Tuesday, 2/21/2017)
danceXchange is a monthly showcase presented in various settings at the Theater to bring the local dance community together in celebration of our varied and eclectic dance community and all it has to offer. No audition is necessary but the work is always of a substantial quality.
Desert Friends of Music - Palm Desert - Presents:Desert Friends of Music12/11/2016 - 4/7/2017 (next performance: Tuesday, 2/21/2017)
Each year Desert Friends of Music sponsors a series of public concerts in the church’s sanctuary.
Echo Theater Company - Los Angeles - Presents:The Found Dog Ribbon Dance1/21/2017 - 3/12/2017 (next performance: Monday, 2/20/2017)
Professional cuddler Norma’s quest to return a lost dog to its rightful owner leads her to encounter a slew of oddballs and maybe even discover a second chance at love. A humorous and bittersweet romantic comedy about loneliness, oxytocin, and the healing power of Whitney Houston.
USC Thornton School of Music - Los Angeles - Presents:Classical Guitar Masterclass with David RussellTuesday, 2/21/2017
GRAMMY Award-winner David Russell leads a masterclass with the Classical Guitar department.