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LA Phil - Los Angeles - Presents:Dudamel & Yuja Wang3/7/2019 - 3/10/2019 (next performance: Thursday, 3/7/2019)
Los Angeles Philharmonic
Gustavo Dudamel conductor
Yuja Wang piano
About This Performance
The astounding Yuja Wang collaborates with Dudamel to give the first-ever performances of John Adams’ newest piano concerto, paired with Mahler’s beloved song-filled symphony, rife with quintessential Mahlerian touches: nature-inspired lyricism, a funeral march, and explosive crescendos.
San Diego Opera - San Diego - Presents:Heggie's Three Decembers 3/8/2019 - 3/10/2019 (next performance: Friday, 3/8/2019)
Three Decembers is a modern masterpiece that explores the truth, lies, resentments, and ultimately the hopes of a family over the decades. With simple, yet profound, music that bares the souls of each character, this chamber opera is an intimate mediation on the family we wish for an the family we end up with.
Cal State University Fullerton - Fullerton - Presents:The Cherry Orchard3/8/2019 - 3/24/2019 (next performance: Friday, 3/8/2019)
"You look boldly ahead isn't it only that you don't see or divine anything terrible in the future because life is still hidden from your young eyes."
- Madame Ranevsky, "The Cherry Orchard"
UCI Music - Irvine - Presents:UCI Symphony OrchestraFriday, 3/8/2019
The UCI Symphony Orchestra, under the direction of Maestro Stephen Tucker, presents orchestral classics featuring the winner of the 2019 Concerto Competition.
UCI Music - Irvine - Presents:Pacific Southwest Intercollegiate Choral Association Intercollegiate Choral FestivalSaturday, 3/9/2019
Celebrating its 90th anniversary, the Pacific Southwest Intercollegiate Choral Association holds a festival every year where choirs from all twelve member universities perform for each other and build community. This year’s festival features adjudicator and guest conductor Dr. Amanda Quist, from the legendary Westminster Choir College in Princeton, New Jersey.
Long Beach Symphony - Long Beach - Presents:Northern LightsSaturday, 3/9/2019
Eckart Preu, Conductor
Joshua Roman, Cello
Symphony No. 7, Angel of Light
Symphony No. 3, op. 52, C major
Finlandia, op. 26
Bow to String, Movements 1 & 3
Variations on a Rococo Theme, op. 33
UCI Drama - Irvine - Presents: Eurydice3/9/2019 - 3/17/2019 (next performance: Saturday, 3/9/2019)
March 9 – 17, 2019
Written by Sarah Ruhl
Directed by Andrew Borba
The Broad Stage - Santa Monica - Presents:Academy of St Martin in the Fields with Jeremy DenkSaturday, 3/9/2019
Celebrate the 60th anniversary of one of the world’s greatest chamber orchestras in a return engagement. Joined by one of America’s foremost pianists, Jeremy Denk, experience fresh, brilliant interpretations of the world’s greatest classical music.
UCI Drama - Irvine - Presents:Parliament Square3/9/2019 - 3/16/2019 (next performance: Saturday, 3/9/2019)
In a world where information saturates to the point of desensitization, news stories are increasingly horrific, and the “truth” is a constantly moving target, how can one individual hope to make a difference? This hard-hitting and poignant play asks whether political protest can ever effect change and unflinchingly asks: what are we willing to sacrifice for our beliefs?
Santa Barbara Youth Symphony - Santa Barbara - Presents:Santa Barbara Youth Symphony Winter ConcertSunday, 3/10/2019
Heralded as, “a prestigious group of young, talented musicians” by Santa Barbara Seasons magazine, the Santa Barbara Youth Symphony brings together 70-80 of the top musicians, ages 12-18, from Santa Barbara and Ventura counties to perform works across the orchestral repertoire.
Le Salon de Musiques - Los Angeles - Presents:Le Salon de Musiques Chamber Music Series Concert #6Sunday, 3/10/2019
James ONSTAD Tenor, Serena MCKINNEY Violin, Chiai TAJIMA Violin, Tanner MENEES Viola
Gabriel MARTINS Cello, David KAPLAN Piano
H. DUPARC, R. HAHN, G. FAURE, F. POULENC, C. GOUNOD: SONGS FOR TENOR & PIANO
C. DEBUSSY: STRING QUARTET IN G MINOR OP 10
C. FRANCK: PIANO QUINTET IN F MINOR
Soka Performing Arts Center - Aliso Viejo - Presents:Colburn @ Soka with Violinist Aubree OliversonSunday, 3/10/2019
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.
The Soraya - Northridge - Presents:Disney in ConcertSunday, 3/10/2019
A Silly Symphony Celebration
Animated Shorts with Live Orchestra
John Roscigno, Conductor
JFS Desert - Palm Springs, CA 92262 - Presents:America's Better Angels - To Benefit JFS DesertFriday, 3/15/2019
JFS Desert is proud to present the unparalleled talents of Larry Luckinbill showcasing his creative genius in a multimedia, original theatrical work titled "America’s Better Angels" written just for JFS. The VIP pre-reception begins at 6:30p.m. at the Annenberg Theatre Palm Springs Art Museum Gardens followed by the show.
UCI Music - Irvine - Presents:Sonority | UCI Chamber SingersFriday, 3/15/2019
UCI Chamber Singers explores the sonic possibilities of the human voice through works by William Byrd, Robert Pearsall, Jake Runestead, and Zanaida Robles a sound installation by Ellen Reid, premiered by UCI Chamber Singers at Walt Disney Concert Hall and a world premiere by UCI faculty composer Nicole Mitchell.
Desert Ensemble Theatre Company - Palm Springs - Presents:Proof, by David Auburn3/15/2019 - 3/24/2019 (next performance: Friday, 3/15/2019)
Auburn’s work received the 2001 Pulitzer Prize for Drama and the Tony Award for Best Play. It explores the unknowability of love as much as it does the mysteries of mathematics.
Directed by Jerome Elliott
Chorale Bel Canto - Whittier - Presents:J.S. Bach: Heart and LifeSaturday, 3/16/2019
Chorale Bel Canto presents its annual Bach concert: J.S. Bach: Heart and Life
Chorale Bel Canto, a community masterworks chorale based in Whittier, is set to perform its third concert of the season, J.S. Bach: Heart and Life, on Saturday, March 16, 2019 at East Whittier United Methodist Church, 10005 S. Cole Rd., Whittier, CA 90603 at 4:00pm.
Classical Crossroads - Torrance - Presents:The Latsos Piano DuoSaturday, 3/16/2019
on Classical Crossroads' "The Interludes" series
The Broad Stage - Santa Monica - Presents:Freddy ColeSaturday, 3/16/2019
In Tribute to Nat “King” Cole
The legendary, three-time GRAMMY®-nominated pianist/singer Freddy Cole pays a can’t-miss tribute to Nat King Cole on the eve of his brother’s 100th birthday. Don’t miss the musician The New York Times calls “the most maturely expressive male jazz singer of his generation, if not the best alive.”
Los Angeles Master Chorale - Los Angeles - Presents:The Duruflé Requiem | Los Angeles Master ChoraleSunday, 3/17/2019
Maurice Duruflé's Requiem is paired with Dale Trumbore's "How to Go On."
Conducted by Jenny Wong
Lobero Live - Santa Barbara - Presents:Arlo Guthrie Alice’s Restaurant Tuesday, 3/19/2019
Arlo Guthrie Alice’s Restaurant Back by Popular Demand Tour
“The road continues to beckon and the kids, with kids of their own, are hearing the call of their own thoughts. Onward!” ~ ARLO
Segerstrom Center for the Arts - Costa Mesa - Presents:Faure QuartettTuesday, 3/19/2019
When a piano quartet records an album called “Popsongs,” you know you’re in for an ensemble that’s innovative. The members of the Fauré Quartett, who met as students in Germany during a 1995 celebration of the French composer’s 150th birthday, are classically trained but have an eye (and ear) for fresh approaches to music and programming.
Irvine Barclay Theatre - Irvine - Presents:Malpaso Dance CompanyWednesday, 3/20/2019
Bringing a little slice of Havana to the Barclay!
Embodying the passion that defines Cuban life and its rich dance tradition, Malpaso Dance Company has become one of Cuba’s most sought-after dance companies.
The Desert Symphony - Palm Desert - Presents:An Evening with Matthew MorrisonThursday, 3/21/2019
Star of stage and screen, Matthew Morrison has been nominated for Tony, Emmy, and Golden Globe awards. He was nominated for a Tony for "The Light in the Piazza," and received a Drama Desk Nomination for Outstanding Actor in a Musical for "10 Million Miles."
The Broad Stage - Santa Monica - Presents:Ballet Hispánico3/22/2019 - 3/23/2019 (next performance: Friday, 3/22/2019)
The premier Latino dance organization in the United States brings individuals and communities together to celebrate and explore Latino cultures through dance. Whether dancing on stage, in school or in the street, Ballet Hispánico creates a space where few institutions break ground.
Eduardo Vilaro, Artistic Director
The Old Globe - San Diego - Presents:Life After3/22/2019 - 4/28/2019 (next performance: Friday, 3/22/2019)
Grieving the recent loss of her famous father, 16-year-old Alice begins to question the events surrounding his death and sets out to uncover what really happened on the night that changed her family forever. Britta Johnson’s Life After is a bittersweet, witty, and life-affirming new musical that explores the mess and beauty of loss and love.
The Old Globe - San Diego - Presents:Life After 3/22/2019 - 4/28/2019 (next performance: Friday, 3/22/2019)
Long Beach Symphony POPS! - Long Beach - Presents:Faith: A Symphonic Tribute to the Music of George MichaelSaturday, 3/23/2019
Michael Krajewski, Conductor
Festival Ballet Theatre - Irvine - Presents:Festival Ballet Theatre: The Sleeping Beauty3/23/2019 - 3/24/2019 (next performance: Saturday, 3/23/2019)
Enjoyable for the entire family.
This timeless love story will feature special guests from prestigious professional ballet companies in the lead roles.
Pasadena Symphony - Pasadena - Presents:Mahler Symphony No. 1 "Titan"Saturday, 3/23/2019
Mahler’s monumental and gloriously sonorous “Titan” Symphony tops off a grandiose evening with International Beethoven Piano competition winner Rodolfo Leone on Mozart’s Piano Concerto No. 21. Performances at 2pm and 8pm.
Mozart Piano Concerto No. 21
Mahler Symphony No. 1
Poway OnStage - Poway - Presents:Motown with a TwistSunday, 3/24/2019
Are you ready for a brand-new beat? Here comes Motown with a Twist – a new twist on the classic Motown stage show. It’s a sparkling, electrifying night of The Motor City’s most famous hit songs featuring Celebrity Pros from Dancing with the Stars performing with So You Think You Can Dance, and vocals by American Idol, The Voice, and America’s Got Talent finalists.
Irvine Barclay Theatre - Irvine - Presents:The Phantom TollboothWednesday, 3/27/2019
Produced by Enchantment Theatre Company
Milo is bored. There is simply nothing for him to do. And then, one afternoon, he receives a magic tollbooth. ??
The Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts - Beverly Hills - Presents:Malpaso Dance Company3/28/2019 - 3/30/2019 (next performance: Thursday, 3/28/2019)
MALPASO DANCE COMPANY
Artistic Director, Osnel Delgado
An Associate Company of Joyce Theater Productions
SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA DEBUT
Cuba’s hottest contemporary dance company shares a little slice of Havana in a sparkling program of movement and music featuring works by Artistic Director Osnel Delgado, as well as international choreographers Aszure Barton, Cecilia Bengolea and Ohad Naharin.
LA Phil - Los Angeles - Presents:Gershwin & Ravel3/28/2019 - 3/31/2019 (next performance: Thursday, 3/28/2019)
Los Angeles Philharmonic
Lionel Bringuier, conductor
Hélène Grimaud, piano
About This Performance
For one shining moment, Ravel and Gershwin met each other at a New York party in 1928, where they expressed their deep mutual admiration and passion for jazz. Now, two brilliant French artists (and Philharmonic regulars) keep that connection alive with this latter-day meeting of the minds.
CAMA - Santa Barbara - Presents:Garrick Ohlsson, pianoSaturday, 3/30/2019
Don't Miss Garrick Ohlsson at the Lobero!
Since his triumph at the 1970 Chopin Piano Competition, Garrick Ohlsson has established himself worldwide as one of the great American piano masters of the past 50 years, a musician of magisterial interpretive and technical prowess.
San Diego Opera - San Diego - Presents:Bizet's Carmen3/30/2019 - 4/7/2019 (next performance: Saturday, 3/30/2019)
Carmen is an archetype of literature and art set to passionate music that will burn up the stage with its unbridled drama and incredible music, including the “Toreador Song” and the seductive “Habanera.” Set in classic Spain, this traditional production has all of the lust, jealousy, revenge, and heart-stopping drama you’ve come to expect from Bizet’s powerful opera.
The Broad Stage - Santa Monica - Presents:The Story Pirates Present: This Show is Missing!Saturday, 3/30/2019
Grab your magnifying glasses and funny-looking, double-sided hats because a mystery is afoot at Story Pirates headquarters. We’re celebrating the release of our latest book with a show…but our script has vanished! We need help from kids in the audience to get to the bottom of it. Join us after the show for a book signing with the cast!
The Soraya - Northridge - Presents:Cirque Éloize3/30/2019 - 3/31/2019 (next performance: Saturday, 3/30/2019)
The Wild Wild West Comes Alive!
Soka Performing Arts Center - Aliso Viejo - Presents:Pacific Symphony Plays Schubert & Chopin 2Sunday, 3/31/2019
These 70-minute, informal concerts by Pacific Symphony are perfect for newcomers to and aficionados of the classical music scene. An audience favorite, conductor and music director Carl St.Clair brings his vast knowledge of musical history to life with both his comments and his baton.
LA Phil - Los Angeles - Presents:American Youth Symphony • National Children's ChorusSunday, 3/31/2019
American Youth Symphony
Carlos Izcaray, music director
National Children's Chorus
Luke McEndarfer, artistic director
About This Performance
Two of our finest youth ensembles - L.A.'s storied American Youth Symphony and the accomplished singers of the National Children's Chorus - return to Walt Disney Concert Hall for an inspiring demonstration of the future of our art.
Christ Cathedral Concerts - Garden Grove - Presents:Tallis Scholars of LondonWednesday, 4/3/2019
Some of the greatest choral musicians in the world return to Christ Cathedral for an entire program devoted to the composers and musicians of the Sistine Chapel. It is not to be missed.
Soka Performing Arts Center - Aliso Viejo - Presents:Royal Scottish National OrchestraWednesday, 4/3/2019
Founded in 1891, RSNO is Scotland’s national symphonic ensemble and one the country’s five national performing companies. Throughout its history, the orchestra has played an integral part in Scotland’s musical life, including performing at the opening ceremony of the Scottish Parliament building.