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Eifman Ballet - Costa Mesa - Presents:Eifman Ballet's Pygmalion5/24/2019 - 5/26/2019 (next performance: Friday, 5/24/2019)
An American premiere! Renowned for his flamboyantly narrative ballets, the fiery Russian choreographer Boris Eifman creates works of “extreme theatricality and spectacular effect. The company’s gorgeous, hyper-flexible dancers are up to the challenge,” (The New Yorker).
The Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts - Beverly Hills - Presents:Hershey Felder: A Paris Love Story5/24/2019 - 6/9/2019 (next performance: Friday, 5/24/2019)
HERSHEY FELDER: A PARIS LOVE STORY
Featuring the music of Claude Debussy
Written and Performed by Hershey Felder
Directed by Trevor Hay
Virtuoso Hershey Felder takes us on his own personal journey as he explores the life and music of Impressionist composer Claude Debussy.
San Diego Ballet - San Diego - Presents:Jazz/Dance: Song of Songs5/24/2019 - 5/26/2019 (next performance: Friday, 5/24/2019)
World Premiere! Featuring a score by jazz legend Charles McPherson, Song of Songs celebrates a poem beloved by people from all walks of life and beliefs. As unique as the piece from which it comes, Song of Songs illuminates the voices of two lovers, praising each other, yearning for each other, and inviting each other to truly enjoy and experience. Get swept away in the lush rapture of the moment!
OB Playhouse & Theatre Company - San Diego - Presents:Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street5/24/2019 - 6/16/2019 (next performance: Friday, 5/24/2019)
Attend the dark, witty, and Tony Award-winning tale of love, murder and revenge set against the backdrop of 19th century London.
Santa Monica College Dance Department - Santa Monica - Presents:Synapse Spring 2019 Performance5/24/2019 - 5/25/2019 (next performance: Friday, 5/24/2019)
Synapse Dance Theater - Spring 2019 Performance at the Broad Stage in Santa Monica.
Artistic Directors: Jae Lee, Mark Tomasic
Faculty Choreographers: Angela Jordan, Jae Lee, Mark Tomasic, Vanessa Van Wormer, Seda Aybay, Karen McDonald, Roberta Wolin-Tupas
Guest Choreographers: Jay Carlon
SMC Student Choreographers: Erik Fine, Julisa Figueroa, Jade James, Aya Nakaguchi
LA Phil - Los Angeles - Presents:Fluxus: Ragnar KJARTANSSON BlissSaturday, 5/25/2019
The final aria of Mozart’s Marriage of Figaro is one of the most rapturous pieces of music ever composed, the kind of work that’s so moving, you want to listen to over and over again. And that’s precisely what happens in Ragnar Kjartansson’s Bliss – for twelve hours.
LA Phil - Los Angeles - Presents:Masses by Haydn & Beethoven5/25/2019 - 5/26/2019 (next performance: Saturday, 5/25/2019)
For listeners used to the brawny drama of Beethoven’s Fifth and the epic vision of his Missa solemnis, the composer’s Mass in C may surprise with its tranquility and beauty. In contrast, Haydn’s most performed Mass is highly dramatic, with a soaring soprano solo and masterfully interwoven choral lines.
Temecula Presents - Temecula - Presents:Joshua Roman-CelloSaturday, 5/25/2019
Joshua Roman has earned an international reputation for his wide-ranging repertoire, a commitment to communicating the essence of music in visionary ways, artistic leadership and versatility. A native of Oklahoma City, Roman began playing the cello at the age of three on a quarter-size instrument, and gave his first public recital at age ten.
Jacaranda Music - Santa Monica - Presents:Vivid ReveriesSaturday, 5/25/2019
Renowned clarinetist Michelle Zukovsky joined by pianist Gloria Cheng in classic duos Mauricio Kagel looks back to timeless Mozart with Steven Vanhauwaert & David Kaplan, violinist Alyssa Park & cellist Timothy Loo.
Temecula Presents - Temecula - Presents:The Voices of Las VegasSunday, 5/26/2019
The Voices of Las Vegas starring Dean Christopher and the Big Band All Stars will simply entertain. Great classic entertainers from the top casino show rooms in Las Vegas all come alive under the arrangements of the Big Band All Stars.
Piano Spheres - Los Angeles - Presents:Jeffrey Kahane Plays KahaneTuesday, 5/28/2019
Aaron Copland's Piano Fantasy, Works on Paper by Gabriel Kahane, Robert Schumann's Kreisleriana, and a work by Timo Andres.
UC Riverside Music Department - Riverside - Presents:Japanese Drumming Demonstration by the UCR Taiko Ensemble 5/28Tuesday, 5/28/2019
University of California, Riverside
Japanese Drumming Demonstration by the UCR Taiko Ensemble
Terry Nguyen, director
A spirited outdoor demonstration of Japanese drumming featuring members of the UCR Taiko class.
Segerstrom Center for the Arts - Costa Mesa - Presents:Charlie and the Chocolate Factory5/28/2019 - 6/9/2019 (next performance: Tuesday, 5/28/2019)
“A BIG TREAT READY TO SATISFY ANY SWEET TOOTH LOOKING FOR A GOLDEN TICKET!” – Entertainment Weekly
Roald Dahl's tale is now Orange County’s golden ticket! It's the perfect recipe for a delectable treat: songs from the original film, including "Pure Imagination," "The Candy Man," and "I've Got a Golden Ticket," alongside a toe-tapping and ear-tickling new score from the songwriters of Hairspray!
UCLA Herb Alpert School of Music - Los Angeles - Presents:UCLA Wind Ensemble and Symphonic BandWednesday, 5/29/2019
The UCLA Wind Ensemble and Symphonic Band perform Ron Nelson's Homage to Perotin, Shelley Hanson's Elegy for Albinoni, and Paul Hindemith's Symphonic Metamorphosis on Themes by Carl Maria von Weber.
UCI Music - Irvine - Presents:Noon ShowcaseWednesday, 5/29/2019
Come and enjoy an afternoon of outstanding musical performances. This Noon Showcase features talented vocalists and instrumentalists covering a wide variety of disciplines including classical, jazz, and electronic styles.
Department of Music - Santa Barbara - Presents:UCSB Wind EnsembleThursday, 5/30/2019
UCSB's Wind Ensemble will be performing Thursday, May 30th at 7:30 pm in Lotte Lehmann Concert Hall.
LA Phil - Los Angeles - Presents:Dudamel Conducts Mahler’s Eighth5/30/2019 - 6/2/2019 (next performance: Thursday, 5/30/2019)
Dudamel is renowned for his Mahler interpretations, but neither he nor anyone else has performed the monumental “Symphony of a Thousand” inside Walt Disney Concert Hall. Just imagine the huge orchestra, pipe organ and massed choirs in the explosive opening movement, “Come, Creator Spirit.”
Department of Music - Santa Barbara - Presents:UCSB Chamber Choir and Women's ChorusFriday, 5/31/2019
The UCSB Chamber Choir and Women’s Chorus will present a joint concert at Trinity Episcopal Church in downtown Santa Barbara on Friday, May 31st at 7:30 pm.
Huntington Beach Academy for the Performing Arts - Huntington Beach - Presents:HB APA's "Syn*er*gy"5/31/2019 - 6/1/2019 (next performance: Friday, 5/31/2019)
The Academy for the Performing Arts, a magnet program for the Huntington Union High School District, presents "Syn*er*gy 2019" by its Dance department.
American Coast Theatre Company - Costa Mesa - Presents:ACTC's The Beat Goes On5/31/2019 - 6/30/2019 (next performance: Friday, 5/31/2019)
From Vanda Eggington, creator of long-running musicals like Boomers, American Rhythm and Love Makes the World Go 'Round, The Beat Goes On is an energetic, family-friendly revue of the hits that defined the latter half of the 20th century. Fun and accessible, the revue will turn back the clock and turn up the volume on some of the best rock to ever appear on eight-tracks, cassette tapes and CDs.
Malashock Dance and Art of Elan - San Diego - Presents:High Strung5/31/2019 - 6/2/2019 (next performance: Friday, 5/31/2019)
Malashock Dance Company and Art of Élan collaborate for the third time to produce “High Strung,” a unique performance fusing dance and classical music. Art of Élan's Ensemble-in-Residence, the Kontras Quartet from Chicago, will perform alongside dancers on The Lyceum Theatre stage.
UC Riverside Music Department - Riverside - Presents:UCR Chamber Ensembles and UCR Choral SocietyFriday, 5/31/2019
University of California, Riverside
UCLA School of Theater, Film and Television - Los Angeles - Presents:Scorched5/31/2019 - 6/8/2019 (next performance: Friday, 5/31/2019)
Twins Janine and Simon receive a surprising request in their late mother's will: To deliver letters to a father they thought was dead and a brother they never knew existed.
La Mirada Theatre and McCoy Rigby Entertainment - La Mirada - Presents:Disney's Beauty and the Beast5/31/2019 - 6/23/2019 (next performance: Friday, 5/31/2019)
BEAUTY AND THE BEAST
Music by ALAN MENKEN
Lyrics by HOWARD ASHMAN and TIM RICE
Book by LINDA WOOLERTON
Originally Directed by ROBERT JOSS ROTH
Originally Produced by Disney Theatrical Productions
“DESIGNED TO ENTERTAIN EVERYONE, INCLUDING ADULTS”
– Broadway World
UCI Drama - Irvine - Presents:The Pajama Game6/1/2019 - 6/8/2019 (next performance: Saturday, 6/1/2019)
With its combination of classic score, engaging personal story, and meaningful political issues, this four-time Tony Award-winning musical is as resonant today as it was at its premiere nearly 65 years ago. At the Sleep-Tite Pajama Factory handsome Sid Sorokin and feisty Union rep “Babe” Williams fall hard for each other, but when the pair finds themselves on opposite sides of a labor dispute, sparks really start to fly!
Long Beach Camerata Singers - Long Beach - Presents:Evening of SongSaturday, 6/1/2019
Camerata's final performance of the season! Evening of Song, and intimate musical salon
LA Opera - Los Angeles - Presents:La Traviata6/1/2019 - 6/22/2019 (next performance: Saturday, 6/1/2019)
Experience the glamour and romance of Verdi's essential opera.
Lisa Smith Wengler Center for the Arts - Malibu - Presents:Parkening International Guitar CompetitionSaturday, 6/1/2019
Final Round and Awards Ceremony
UC Riverside Music Department - Riverside - Presents:UCR Orchestra and Chamber Singers6/1/2019 - 6/2/2019 (next performance: Saturday, 6/1/2019)
Temecula Presents - Temecula - Presents:Jacob Jonas The Company - TemeculaSaturday, 6/1/2019
Jacob Jonas The Company (JJTC) has gained an international profile for its honest storytelling, visceral performances, and visual content creation. Led by 26-year-old namesake, the company brings a mix of contemporary ballet, breakdance and acrobatic movement to spaces all over the United States however its creativity is not bound solely to the stage.
Department of Music - Santa Barbara - Presents:UCSB Middle East EnsembleSaturday, 6/1/2019
UCSB's Middle East Ensemble will present an evening of music and dance Saturday, June 1st at 7:30 pm in Lotte Lehmann Concert Hall.
LA Phil - Los Angeles - Presents:Adams Conducts on Noon to MidnightSaturday, 6/1/2019
John Adams, composer
LA Phil New Music Group
Mivos String Quartet
About This Performance
Our Creative Chair leads world premieres from dynamic composers whose musical explorations range from the physical and kinetic to the light and effervescent.
Chorale Bel Canto - Whittier - Presents:Chorale Bel Canto presents our season finale concert, Jubilate Deo!Saturday, 6/1/2019
Chorale Bel Canto, a community masterworks chorale based in Whittier, is set to perform its season finale, Jubilate Deo!, at First Friends Church on June 1, 2019 in Whittier at 4:00pm.
Department of Music - Santa Barbara - Presents:UCSB Gamelan EnsembleSunday, 6/2/2019
Directed by Richard North, the UCSB Gamelan Ensemble will present a variety of traditional pieces for gamelan in both Indonesian and Malaysian styles on Sunday, June 2, 2019 at 5:30 pm in Karl Geiringer Hall.
REDCAT - Los Angeles - Presents:Studio: Spring 20196/2/2019 - 6/3/2019 (next performance: Sunday, 6/2/2019)
REDCAT’s quarterly program of new works and works-in-progress highlights new forms of dance, theater, music and multimedia performance in a wide-ranging evening that celebrates the vitality of L.A.’s next-generation artists making work for the stage.
UCI Music - Irvine - Presents:Spring SoiréeSunday, 6/2/2019
Celebrating outstanding graduating students in an elegant afternoon concert. Featuring solo performers, chamber groups, jazz combos, and contemporary music ensembles. Please join us for a reception after the concert.
Department of Music - Santa Barbara - Presents:UCSB Chamber Orchestra and Chamber PlayersMonday, 6/3/2019
The UCSB Chamber Orchestra will be performing on Monday, June 3rd at 7:30 pm in Lotte Lehmann Concert Hall.
Department of Music - Santa Barbara - Presents:UCSB Jazz EnsembleWednesday, 6/5/2019
UCSB's Jazz Ensemble will be performing on Wednesday, June 5th at 7:30 pm in Lotte Lehmann Concert Hall.
UCI Music - Irvine - Presents:Guitar Ensemble 6/5Wednesday, 6/5/2019
UCI guitar students present a program of solos, duos, trios, and quartets selected from six centuries of repertoire by composers from around the world.
UC Riverside Music Department - Riverside - Presents:Concert of Mexican Music and DanceThursday, 6/6/2019
UCR Mexican Folkloric Ensembles
UCR Mariachi Los Alteños, led by Cynthia Reifler Flores and dancers from UCR Ballet Folklórico Mexicatl, under the direction of Johnavalos Rios, with Ballet Folklorico de UCR.