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LA Phil - Los Angeles - Presents:USC Thornton Wind Ensemble • USC Thornton Symphony and Choral Artists • USC Thornton SymphonySunday, 4/14/2019
USC Thornton Wind Ensemble, performer
USC Thornton Symphony and Choral Artists, performer
USC Thornton Symphony, performer
About This Performance
The USC Thornton School of Music is one of the premier music schools in the country - in the top five, according to Rolling Stone. Three of its crack ensembles return to Walt Disney Concert Hall to showcase the virtuosity and vitality of L.A.'s
UCSB Arts & Lectures - Santa Barbara - Presents:Ballet Preljocaj in La FresqueTuesday, 4/16/2019
Choreographer Angelin Preljocaj’s La Fresque (The Painting on the Wall) navigates the space between representation and reality as it interprets the fantastical Chinese tale of a painting come to life and a journey into another dimension.
Segerstrom Center for the Arts - Costa Mesa - Presents:Shen Yun4/16/2019 - 4/28/2019 (next performance: Tuesday, 4/16/2019)
Take an enlightening journey through 5,000 years!
SHEN YUN’S unique artistic vision expands theatrical experience into a multi-dimensional, inspiring journey through one of humanity’s greatest treasures—the five millennia of traditional Chinese culture.
UCSB Arts & Lectures - Santa Barbara - Presents:Anoushka ShankarWednesday, 4/17/2019
A singular figure in the Indian classical and progressive world music scenes, sitar player Anoushka Shankar’s outstanding musicianship is marked by a calligraphic dexterity and profound emotion. The six-time Grammy nominee and daughter of the late musical guru Ravi Shankar is advancing the Shankar legacy formidably into the future.
CAMA - Santa Barbara - Presents:Augustin Hadelich, violin Orion Weiss, pianoWednesday, 4/17/2019
Don't miss Augustin Hadelich at the Lobero!
Named “Instrumentalist of the Year” for 2018 by Musical America, Augustin Hadelich has firmly established himself as one of the world’s great violinists – and one of classical music’s most inspiring performers.
Orion Weiss, piano
Irvine Barclay Theatre - Irvine - Presents:Tower of PowerThursday, 4/18/2019
Tower of Power is a band so one-of-a-kind, it’s an institution. Playing the most dynamic and distinctive soul music, T.O.P. is roaring into its unprecedented 50th anniversary with its signature sound and a world famous 5-piece horn section known for its power-packed punch and fullness.
CTSA UCIrvine - Irvine - Presents:Dance Escape4/18/2019 - 4/20/2019 (next performance: Thursday, 4/18/2019)
A lively spring showcase by MFA candidates in Dance, highlighting graduate and undergraduate dancers.
The Soraya - Northridge - Presents:Ballet PreljocajThursday, 4/18/2019
Cal State University Fullerton - Fullerton - Presents:Heathers The Musical4/19/2019 - 5/5/2019 (next performance: Friday, 4/19/2019)
“Ingenious, naughty and very funny.” - The New York Post
Desert Ensemble Theatre Company - Palm Springs - Presents:Graceland & Asleep on the Wind by Ellen Byron4/19/2019 - 4/28/2019 (next performance: Friday, 4/19/2019)
Two charming, interconnected one-act plays close DETC's 2018-19 season.
"Graceland," directed by Rosemary Mallett
"Asleep on the Wind," directed by Gail Douglass
Classical Crossroads - Torrance - Presents:Clarinetist & Pianist Micah Wright & FriendsSaturday, 4/20/2019
Micah Wright, clarinet & piano
~ with ~
Espen Nystog Aas, clarinet
Alen Hon, cello
Hui Wu, piano
on Classical Crossroads' "The Interludes" series
The Broad Stage - Santa Monica - Presents:National Geographic Live: Wild Seas, Secret Shores4/25/2019 - 4/26/2019 (next performance: Thursday, 4/25/2019)
Thomas Peschak, Photographer
In this talk, marine biologist-turned-National Geographic photographer Thomas Peschak takes audiences around the world with his award-winning images and his engaging take on the ocean’s charismatic creatures.
Long Beach Opera - Long Beach - Presents:In the Penal Colony by Philip Glass - SoCal Premiere4/25/2019 - 5/5/2019 (next performance: Thursday, 4/25/2019)
Philip Glass’ opera, In The Penal Colony, is a Kafkaesque drama about the twilight of a barbaric world struggling to maintain order.
The Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts - Beverly Hills - Presents:Black Beauty4/26/2019 - 5/5/2019 (next performance: Friday, 4/26/2019)
Red Bridge Arts & Traverse Theatre Company present
Created by Andy Manley, Andy Cannon and Shona Reppe
From the cozy horsebox they call home, Andy and Andy take the bit firmly between their teeth and tell the classic tale as you've never seen it before. Blending storytelling, music and puppetry, this re-telling of Black Beauty is sure to warm your heart. Recommended for ages 5+.
Opera Santa Barbara - Santa Barbara - Presents:The Crucible by Robert Ward4/26/2019 - 4/28/2019 (next performance: Friday, 4/26/2019)
The Crucible is one of the most gripping works of American opera. Based on Arthur Miller’s play centered on the Salem witch trials, Robert Ward’s eerily topical opera is sure to make your pulse race. Wayne Tigges and Audrey Babcock – both standout singing actors – debut as John and Elizabeth Proctor Anya Matanovic portrays the malicious Abigail Williams. Kostis Protopapas leads the large cast and orchestra Rising star Stephanie Havey directs.
Inland Pacific Ballet - Claremont - Presents:The Little Mermaid - Inland Pacific Ballet4/27/2019 - 4/28/2019 (next performance: Saturday, 4/27/2019)
Audiences of all ages delight in Hans Christian Anderson’s story as it comes to life in Inland Pacific Ballet’s The Little Mermaid. Critics called this enchanting ballet “…visually stunning…an underwater Lion King,” where puppetry and dancing combine to create a magical ocean world.”
LA Opera - Los Angeles - Presents:El Gato Montes: The Wildcat4/27/2019 - 5/19/2019 (next performance: Saturday, 4/27/2019)
Placido Domingo stars in a thrilling take of love, passion and tragedy.
Long Beach Symphony - Long Beach - Presents:Mozart's JupiterSaturday, 4/27/2019
Eckart Preu, Conductor
Simone Porter, Violin
Cantus in memory of Benjamin Britten
Symphony No. 41, C major, Jupiter
Violin Concerto, op. 35, D major
California Chamber Orchestra - Temecula - Presents:California Chamber Orchestra: ConnectionsSaturday, 4/27/2019
The birth of modern music, themes and variations, and a Beethoven-inspired symphony that will leave you wondering where it’s been all your life.
UCI Drama - Irvine - Presents:The Refugee Hotel4/27/2019 - 5/5/2019 (next performance: Saturday, 4/27/2019)
This dark comedy, set in a modest Vancouver hotel, is about Chilean refugees who struggle with the various tragicomic effects of ?eeing their homeland. Laid bare in the ?ctionalized autobiographical details of the play are universal truths that victims and survivors of political oppression continue to experience everywhere – and about love’s power to heal.
Fullerton Friends of Music - Fullerton - Presents:Diderot String QuartetSunday, 4/28/2019
Fullerton Friends of Music presents the Diderot String Quartet in a free concert.
Peninsula Symphony - Redondo Beach - Presents:Passionate, Not Pathetic!Sunday, 4/28/2019
Symphony orchestra performance with guest soloist.
UCSB Arts & Lectures - Santa Barbara - Presents:Che MalamboWednesday, 5/1/2019
Powerhouse Argentina-based company Che Malambo is back with a foot-stomping, boleadora-twirling, bombos-beating vengeance after delivering the surprise hit of A&L’s 2016-2017 season with their Santa Barbara debut.
CTSA UCIrvine - Irvine - Presents:Physical Graffiti5/2/2019 - 5/4/2019 (next performance: Thursday, 5/2/2019)
Some of the most promising undergraduate choreographers present original new works in this annual concert brimming with young talent.
Cal State University Fullerton - Fullerton - Presents:Spring Dance Theatre5/2/2019 - 5/12/2019 (next performance: Thursday, 5/2/2019)
Join CSUF’s award-winning dancers and choreographers on an ever-changing adventure in dance.
“Great dancers are not great because of their technique. They are great because of their passion!”
- Martha Graham
Poway OnStage - Poway - Presents:Capitol StepsFriday, 5/3/2019
Santa Barbara High School Theatre Dept. - Santa Barbara - Presents:A Gentleman's Guide to Love and Murder5/3/2019 - 5/12/2019 (next performance: Friday, 5/3/2019)
Santa Barbara High School got the National High School Premiere of the 2014 Tony Award winner for Best Musical, this one is an uproarious musical comedy. A sudden death, a contentious will, a life changing inheritance, two courtships intersecting and with the D’Ysquith banking family nothing is simple. Just their name alone has infinite possibilities for silliness.
The Soraya - Northridge - Presents:Ballet Folklórico Universidad De ColimaFriday, 5/3/2019
Patria Grande (Big Homeland)
CTSA UCIrvine - Irvine - Presents:Celebrate Music at UCIFriday, 5/3/2019
An exciting, fast-paced evening of musical performances by the Department of Music’s outstanding students and faculty, including instrumental and vocal ensembles of all sizes, diverse forms of traditional classical music and jazz, and new works by UCI composers. A family-friendly evening of performances to celebrate the arts and music at UCI.
Classical Crossroads - Torrance - Presents:Peninsula Symphony 2019 Knox Competition WinnerFriday, 5/3/2019
on Classical Crossroads' "First Fridays at First! ~ fff" series
MainStreet Theatre Company - Rancho Cucamonga - Presents:The Emperor’s Nightingale5/4/2019 - 5/19/2019 (next performance: Saturday, 5/4/2019)
Two young princes must compete to be the next Emperor! It will take nothing less than bravery, empathy, and a magical bird to teach them the meaning of leadership.
Long Beach Symphony POPS! - Long Beach - Presents:Cirque Musica Presents: Heroes & VillainsSaturday, 5/4/2019
Sean O’Loughlin, Conductor
Cirque Musica, Cirque Performers
Los Angeles Master Chorale - Los Angeles - Presents:Great Opera & Film Choruses | Los Angeles Master Chorale5/4/2019 - 5/5/2019 (next performance: Saturday, 5/4/2019)
The full Los Angeles Master Chorale performs the most theatrical blockbusters of stage & screen.
Conducted by Grant Gershon
Pasadena Symphony - Pasadena - Presents:Beethoven Symphony No. 5Saturday, 5/4/2019
Celebrated violinist Anne Akiko Meyers returns with a remarkable new violin concerto by local composer Adam Schoenberg leading up to the four most famous notes in Classical music to close out the season with Beethoven’s infamous Fifth Symphony. Performances at 2pm and 8pm.
Verdi Overture to La forza del destino
Schoenberg Orchard in Fog
Beethoven Symphony No. 5
UCI Music - Irvine - Presents:AcaLove: Southern California’s A Cappella FestivalSaturday, 5/4/2019
UCI A Cappella and UCI Chamber Singers present the second annual AcaLove, which brings together award-winning groups from all over Southern California. AcaLove has hosted incredible groups that have competed in the International Championship of Collegiate A Cappella, Los Angeles A Cappella Festival (LAAF), and been featured on the Best of College A Cappella compilation album!
Le Salon de Musiques - Los Angeles - Presents:Le Salon de Musiques Chamber Music Series Concert #9Sunday, 5/5/2019
Ambroise AUBRUN Violin, Juliette HERLIN-GIRET Cello, Vijay VENKATESH Piano, Eva SCHAUMKELL Piano
J. BRAHMS: “HUNGARIAN DANCES” FOR PIANO FOUR HANDS
L. BEETHOVEN: PIANO TRIO IN D MINOR OP 70 N.1 “GHOST”
J. BRAHMS: PIANO TRIO N.2 IN C MAJOR OP 87
UCSB Arts & Lectures - Santa Barbara - Presents:Dorrance DanceSunday, 5/5/2019
A rare artist who makes dance as innovative as it is engaging, tap genius Michelle Dorrance leads a company comprised of some of the best hoofers in the business.
Le Salon de Musiques - Los Angeles - Presents:Le Salon de Musiques Chamber Music Series Concert #8Sunday, 5/5/2019
Martin CHALIFOUR Violin, Miika GREGG Violin, Jonathan MOERSCHEL Viola, Yoshika MASUDA Cello, Alin MELIK-ADAMYAN piano
E. GRIEG: STRING QUARTET N.1 IN G MINOR OP 27
E. GRIEG: “ANDANTE CON MOTO” IN C MINOR FOR PIANO TRIO
A. DVORAK: PIANO QUINTET N.2 IN A MAJOR OP 81 B 155
UCSB Arts & Lectures - Santa Barbara - Presents:Jeremy Denk, Steven Isserlis & Joshua BellTuesday, 5/7/2019
In a joint performance by a standout trio of virtuosic performers, three longtime friends and collaborators come together to offer an unparalleled evening of music.
Segerstrom Center for the Arts - Costa Mesa - Presents:Fiddler on the Roof5/7/2019 - 5/19/2019 (next performance: Tuesday, 5/7/2019)
Audiences across North America are toasting a new production of FIDDLER ON THE ROOF!
Rich with musical hits you know and love, including "Tradition," "Sunrise, Sunset," "If I Were A Rich Man," "Matchmaker, Matchmaker" and "To Life (L'Chaim!)," FIDDLER ON THE ROOF is the heartwarming story of fathers and daughters, husbands and wives, and life, love and laughter.
The Soraya - Northridge - Presents:Bell-Isserlis-Denk TrioWednesday, 5/8/2019
Mendelssohn Piano Trio No. 2, in C minor, Op. 66
Shostakovich Piano Trio No. 2, in E minor, Op. 67
Rachmaninoff Trio élégiaque No. 1, in G minor
Ravel Piano Trio in A minor
CTSA UCIrvine - Irvine - Presents:The Coup de Comedy Festival 20195/8/2019 - 5/11/2019 (next performance: Wednesday, 5/8/2019)
A celebration of improvisation and comedy presented by Improv Revolution (iRev), an improvisational ensemble composed of undergraduate students from UC Irvine’s Claire Trevor School of the Arts. This epic four-day comedy festival brings the best shows, panels, and workshops to the campus and community.