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The Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts - Beverly Hills - Presents:Jorge Frederico Osorio, PianoWednesday, 1/16/2019
Jorge Federico Osorio has been lauded throughout the world, and his native Mexico, for his superb musicianship, powerful technique, vibrant imagination and deep passion. He is the recipient of several international prizes and awards, including the prestigious Medalla Bellas Artes, the highest honor granted by Mexico’s National Institute of Fine Arts.
Philharmonic Society of Orange County - Costa Mesa - Presents:Itzhak Perlman: In The Fiddler's HouseThursday, 1/17/2019
American Ballet Theatre - Costa Mesa - Presents:Harlequinade1/17/2019 - 1/20/2019 (next performance: Thursday, 1/17/2019)
ABT Artist in Residence Alexei Ratmansky brings this comic treasure to life, inspired by Marius Petipa’s archival notes. In this full-length celebration of the Italian Commedia dell’ Arte, the love-struck Harlequin ardently pursues the captivating Columbine, whose father would prefer she marry a wealthy suitor. After madcap misadventures, love triumphs.
LA Phil - Los Angeles - Presents:Mälkki Conducts Messiaen1/18/2019 - 1/19/2019 (next performance: Friday, 1/18/2019)
Los Angeles Philharmonic
Susanna Mälkki conductor
Xavier de Maistre harp
Jean-Yves Thibaudet piano
Cynthia Millar ondes martenot
About This Performance
Every detail of Olivier Messiaen's sensual and opulent orchestral lovefest will be delineated by Susanna Mälkki – an unforgettable and overwhelming sonic experience.
Irvine Barclay Theatre - Irvine - Presents:JazzReach: Miles Davis and The Blue Flame IncidentFriday, 1/18/2019
Irvine Barclay Theatre - Irvine - Presents:Popovich Comedy Pet TheaterSaturday, 1/19/2019
The Soraya - Northridge - Presents:Aspen Santa Fe BalletSaturday, 1/19/2019
Tuplet by Alexander Ekman
Dream Play by Fernando Melo
New Work by Bryan Arias
Classical Crossroads - Torrance - Presents:Los Angeles Ensemble - Piano Violin, Viola, CelloSaturday, 1/19/2019
on Classical Crossroads' "The Interludes" series
Long Beach Opera - Long Beach - Presents:The Black Cat by J.S. Bach / D. Sylvian - U.S. Premiere1/19/2019 - 1/20/2019 (next performance: Saturday, 1/19/2019)
The Black Cat opera production looks at the dominating and inescapable force of the law without mercy.
LA Phil - Los Angeles - Presents:Toyota Symphonies for Youth: Minimalism1/19/2019 - 1/26/2019 (next performance: Saturday, 1/19/2019)
Nuno Coelho, conductor
Los Angeles Philharmonic
About This Performance
The Los Angeles Philharmonic will gleam with the vibrant patterns, shifting phases and steady rhythms of Minimalism in music by Philip Glass and John Adams. Sometimes less is more, as we hear in the slowly changing repetition of chords building and breaking.
Philharmonic Society of Orange County - Costa Mesa - Presents:LA Phil with Jean-Yves ThibaudetSunday, 1/20/2019
Los Angeles Philharmonic
Susanna Mälkki, conductor
Jean-Yves Thibaudet, piano
MESSIAEN: Turangalîla Symphony
Fullerton Friends of Music - Fullerton - Presents:Daedalus QuartetSunday, 1/20/2019
Fullerton Friends of Music presents the Daedalus Quartet in a free concert.
Soka Performing Arts Center - Aliso Viejo - Presents:Colburn @ Soka with Viano String QuartetSunday, 1/20/2019
This collaboration with the Colburn School in Los Angeles provides our patrons an opportunity to see young soloists and ensembles specially chosen by the Colburn faculty for their artistry and professional potential.
Pittance Chamber Music - Pasadena - Presents:An Afternoon with John Walz and Friends9/30/2018 - 3/31/2019 (next performance: Sunday, 1/20/2019)
Pittance Chamber Music Announces Fifth Anniversary Season
Three Programs Featuring the Extraordinary Resident Artists of the
Los Angeles Opera Pit and Stage
First concert September 30, 2018 3:00 p.m. - An Afternoon with John Walz and Friends
Segerstrom Center for the Arts - Costa Mesa - Presents:Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center: Piano QuartetsTuesday, 1/22/2019
After triumphant American and European tours, the stellar ensemble of Daniel Hope, Paul Neubauer, and CMS Artistic Directors Wu Han and David Finckel reunites for a program of essential works for piano quartet. Between repertoire favorites of Brahms and Dvorák, the artists offer the warm-hearted piano quartet by the renowned Czech Romantic composer and violinisit Josef Suk.
LA Phil - Los Angeles - Presents:Bernadette PetersTuesday, 1/22/2019
The beloved triple threat — recently finishing her run as the titular lead in Hello, Dolly! — is not only one of the greatest Broadway stars of all time, but also a favorite on film and TV. Returning to Walt Disney Concert Hall for the first time in a decade, she’ll perform highlights from throughout her illustrious career, accompanied by a small ensemble.
The Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts - Beverly Hills - Presents:An Inspector Calls1/22/2019 - 2/10/2019 (next performance: Tuesday, 1/22/2019)
The National Theatre of Great Britain’s Landmark production of
J B PRIESTLEY’S CLASSIC THRILLER
AN INSPECTOR CALLS
Directed by Stephen Daldry
When Inspector Goole arrives unexpectedly at the prosperous Birling family home, their peaceful dinner party is shattered by his investigations into the death of a young woman.
Segerstrom Center for the Arts - Costa Mesa - Presents:Hello, Dolly!1/22/2019 - 1/27/2019 (next performance: Tuesday, 1/22/2019)
Tony Award®-winning Broadway legend Betty Buckley (Cats, Sunset Boulevard, 1776) stars in HELLO, DOLLY! – the universally acclaimed smash that NPR calls “the best show of the year!” Winner of four Tony Awards including Best Musical Revival, director Jerry Zaks’ “gorgeous” new production (Vogue) is “making people crazy happy!” (The Washington Post).
LA Phil - Los Angeles - Presents:Celebrating John Williams1/24/2019 - 1/27/2019 (next performance: Thursday, 1/24/2019)
The Soraya - Northridge - Presents:An Evening with Branford Marsalis QuartetThursday, 1/24/2019
In the intimate Jazz Club
Producer - Aliso Viejo - Presents:TenPints New Music Series- Artist TBAFriday, 1/25/2019
In cooperation with TenPints Entertainment, Soka Performing Arts Center is presenting up-and-coming, local and touring musicians and bands to encourage the creation and discovery of new music in contemporary genres like rock, folk, hip hop, and pop. In this intimate, club-like space there is room to dance for when the music moves you. Additional artists will be announced at a later date, join the
UCI Drama - Irvine - Presents:The Survival Project1/25/2019 - 1/27/2019 (next performance: Friday, 1/25/2019)
This original work by Mihai Maniu?iu was inspired by The Green Book, a travel guide for African American motorists, published annually between 1936 and 1966. Maniu?iu has used this historical work as inspiration for an original dance-theatre performance piece that explores exclusion and provides a survival guide for those who, given the odds stacked against them, “should not survive.”
Segerstrom Center for the Arts - Costa Mesa - Presents:Branford Marsalis QuartetFriday, 1/25/2019
Saxophone superstar Branford Marsalis returns to the Center to blow the house down with his spectacular improvisations. A three-time Grammy-winner and NEA Jazz Master, he has earned accolades not only for his incredible jazz performances, but also for his film and theater compositions, his performances of classical music and his dedication to music education.
SBHS - Santa Barbara - Presents:A Little Night Music 1/25/2019 - 1/27/2019 (next performance: Friday, 1/25/2019)
A Broadway Revue now in its’ 19th year that is an entirely student run production is one of the greatest sources of pride for the department. From casting and choosing material, to lights, sound, set design and advertising the show, the students learn all the aspects of producing a show. Come hear some of their Broadway favorites.
Segerstrom Center for the Arts - Costa Mesa - Presents:Bernadette PetersSaturday, 1/26/2019
Bewitching … Beguiling … Beloved … It’s Bernadette! The three-time Tony Award recipient, who most recently made the role of Dolly Gallagher Levi her own in the Broadway revival of Hello, Dolly!, returns to the Center as her sparkly, captivating self. Sit back and enjoy a night of show music which touches the heart as only Peters’ deep-felt interpretations can.
Pasadena Symphony - Pasadena - Presents:Baroque MastersSaturday, 1/26/2019
“One of the finest baroque conductors of his generation” (London Independent), Nic McGegan conducts the best of the Baroque with Bach’s Brandenburgs, Handel’s Water Music and Vivaldi Concertos. Performances at 2pm and 8pm.
Bach Concerto for Two Violins
Vivaldi Concerto for Cello
Vivaldi Concerto for Bassoon
Bach Brandenburg Concerto No. 6
Handel Water Music Suite No. 1
The Old Globe - San Diego - Presents:Familiar1/26/2019 - 3/3/2019 (next performance: Saturday, 1/26/2019)
Donald and his wife Marvelous have been living the American Dream since emigrating from Zimbabwe nearly three decades ago. They have a beautiful house and impressive careers, and now one of their daughters is getting married! But when the bride insists on a traditional African wedding ceremony, tensions start to rise.
UCSB Arts & Lectures - Santa Barbara - Presents:Les Ballets Trockadero de Monte CarloSunday, 1/27/2019
Dancing the fine line between high art and high camp, the internationally-beloved Les Ballets Trockadero de Monte Carlo has delighted audiences around the world for four decades. With brilliant pointe work and vibrant drag costumes, this all-male ballet troupe delivers a loving tribute to the art form’s ornate glories with witty parodies of dance classics, from Swan Lake to Martha Graham.
Athenaeum Music and Arts Library - La Jolla - Presents:Chamber Music: The Maxwell String Quartet at the AthenaeumTuesday, 1/29/2019
The Maxwell String Quartet performs at the Athenaeum.
Lisa Smith Wengler Center for the Arts - Malibu - Presents:On BroadwayTuesday, 1/29/2019
Sponsored by Ellen and Doug Weitman
The Soraya - Northridge - Presents:Colburn OrchestraThursday, 1/31/2019
Esa Pekka-Salonen, Conductor
Classical Crossroads - Torrance - Presents:Brahms' "Viola Songs"Friday, 2/1/2019
on Classical Crossroads' "First Fridays at First! ~ fff" series
Irvine Barclay Theatre - Irvine - Presents:7 Fingers: Reversible2/1/2019 - 2/2/2019 (next performance: Friday, 2/1/2019)
California Chamber Orchestra - Temecula - Presents:California Chamber Orchestra: LoveSaturday, 2/2/2019
Don Quixote and his beloved Dulcinea, Mozart in all his passion, and a World Premiere by Brazilian composer Joao Guilherme Ripper.
A part of the Villa-Lobos International Chamber Music Festival
Featuring cello soloist Lars Hoefs
The Soraya - Northridge - Presents:Arturo O’Farrill and the Afro-Latin Jazz OrchestraSaturday, 2/2/2019
With Changüí Majadero
San Diego Opera - San Diego - Presents:Verdi's Rigoletto2/2/2019 - 2/10/2019 (next performance: Saturday, 2/2/2019)
Fast-paced and powerful, this is Verdi at his best with an unforgettable focus on the cruel realities of a society controlled by a corrupt ruling class. You’ll recognize melody after melody from the tenor’s arrogant La donna è mobile to the soprano’s wistful Caro nome to the most memorable quartet in all of opera. Rigoletto is an traditional Italian classic.
Redlands Symphony Orchestra - Redlands - Presents:Redlands Symphony Orchestra 2/2Saturday, 2/2/2019
Members of the world’s greatest string quartet come to Redlands to celebrate history’s greatest composer! Revel in these breathtaking masterpieces as musicians from the Emerson String Quartet join us for our annual celebration of Mozart.
Long Beach Symphony - Long Beach - Presents:Beethoven's EroicaSaturday, 2/2/2019
Eckart Preu, Conductor
Overture to L’amant anonyme
Symphony No. 85, B-flat major, La Reine
Symphony No. 3, op. 55, E-flat major, Eroica
The Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts - Beverly Hills - Presents:Witness Uganda2/5/2019 - 2/23/2019 (next performance: Tuesday, 2/5/2019)
The Wallis Production of
A DOCUMENTARY MUSICAL
By Matt Gould & Griffin Matthews
Devastated when his New York City church kicks him out for being gay, Griffin escapes across the world to volunteer in a small village.
Segerstrom Center for the Arts - Costa Mesa - Presents:Come From Away2/5/2019 - 2/17/2019 (next performance: Tuesday, 2/5/2019)
On 9/11, the world stopped. On 9/12, their stories moved us all. This New York Times Critics’ Pick takes you into the heart of the remarkable true story of 7,000 stranded passengers and the small town in Newfoundland that welcomed them. Cultures clashed and nerves ran high, but uneasiness turned into trust, music soared into the night, and gratitude grew into enduring friendships.
D+EM (DESIGN + EMERGENT MEDIA) - Irvine - Presents:Your Ocean, My Ocean2/6/2019 - 2/10/2019 (next performance: Wednesday, 2/6/2019)
An intermedia production responding to the natural beauty of oceans and coastlines, and expressing feelings of loss, disorientation, outrage and despair that arise from witnessing detrimental human impacts on ocean ecosystems, including habitat destruction, overfishing, and pollution.
UCSB Arts & Lectures - Santa Barbara - Presents:Les 7 Doigts de la Main, ReversibleThursday, 2/7/2019
Montreal’s award-winning contemporary circus troupe presents its latest creation, a playful and poignant exploration of the role ancestors play in the shaping of modern identities. For Réversible, the company’s cast members researched generations of family history, interviewing grandparents and great-grandparents about their aspirations, struggles and secrets.