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Irvine Barclay Theatre - Irvine - Presents:JazzReach: Miles Davis and The Blue Flame IncidentFriday, 1/18/2019
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.
OB Theatre Company - San Diego - Presents:PAGEANT1/18/2019 - 2/3/2019 (next performance: Friday, 1/18/2019)
Miss Deep South, Miss West Coast, Miss Great Plains, Miss Bible Belt, Miss Industrial Northeast. and Miss Texas and compete in evening gowns, talent, swim-wear and spokemodeling, plus the finalists answer actual calls from the Glamouresse Beauty Crisis Hotline.
Classical Crossroads - Torrance - Presents:Los Angeles Ensemble - Piano Violin, Viola, CelloSaturday, 1/19/2019
on Classical Crossroads' "The Interludes" series
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.
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.
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
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
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.
Pittance Chamber Music - Pasadena - Presents:Piano Quartets with Robert ThiesSunday, 1/20/2019
Pittance Chamber Music, known for featuring the extraordinary resident artists of the Los Angeles Opera pit and stage, presents Piano Quartets with Robert Thies, the second concert of the 2018/19 season
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.
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: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.
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.
McCallum Theatre for the Performing Arts - Palm Desert - Presents:Sergio MendesWednesday, 1/23/2019
Producer, composer, keyboardist and vocalist, Sérgio Mendes is one of the most internationally successful Brazilian artists of all time. His hit single, "Mas Que Nada," is the first Portuguese language song to ever hit Billboard's U.S. Pop chart and Mendes' signature mix of bossa nova and samba and distinctive pop instrumentation have uultimately come to define Brazilian music.
Coachella Valley Repertory - Rancho Mirage - Presents:WHITE by James Ljames1/23/2019 - 2/17/2019 (next performance: Wednesday, 1/23/2019)
White is a funny, 90-minute play that draws on both life and art to examine issues of racism, sexism, gender and identity - a perfect fit for CVRep’s 2018/19 seasonal theme of “a handful of isms.”
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
McCallum Theatre for the Performing Arts - Palm Desert - Presents:Bernadette PetersThursday, 1/24/2019
Marvin Laird, Musical Director
Throughout her illustrious career, Peters has dazzled audiences and critics with her performances on stage and television, in concert and on recordings.
McCallum Theatre for the Performing Arts - Palm Desert - Presents:The Wizard of Oz1/25/2019 - 1/27/2019 (next performance: Friday, 1/25/2019)
There truly is no place like home as the greatest family musical of all time, the wonderful WIZARD OF OZ, twists its way into [city name here]! The entire family will be captivated as they travel down the Yellow Brick Road and beyond with Dorothy, Toto and their friends the Cowardly Lion, Tin Man and Scarecrow in this lavish production, featuring ...
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.
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.”
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.
UC Riverside Music Department - Riverside - Presents:UCR Orchestra: Southern Journeys1/26/2019 - 1/27/2019 (next performance: Saturday, 1/26/2019)
University of California, Riverside
Brazilian guitarist Flávio Apro is featured in the Concierto del Sur by Mexican composer Manuel Ponce. With Rossini’s Barber of Seville Overture, Bizet’s Suite L'Arlesienne No. 1, and Moncayo's fabulous, festive Huapango.
Brand Library & Art Center, Brand Associates - Glendale - Presents:ACE Trio!Saturday, 1/26/2019
Brand Associates Music Series
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.
Opera Santa Barbara - Santa Barbara - Presents:Opera Santa Barbara - 25th Anniversary GalaSaturday, 1/26/2019
Opera Santa Barbara presents their 25th Anniversary Gala at the Lobero.
Opera Santa Barbara celebrates 25 years with a non-stop hit parade of opera favorites sung by Isabel Bayrakdarian, Nina Yoshida Nelsen, Karin Wolverton, Audrey Babcock, Adam Diegel, Nathan Granner, Lee Poulis, Todd Thomas and Kevin Thompson, accompanied by the OSB Orchestra.
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.
Bakersfield Community Concert Association - Bakersfield - Presents:CellisimoSunday, 1/27/2019
Bringing artists of different disciplines together, Cellisimo speaks to a range of audiences by creating multi-genre performances and interactive experiences. Dynamic soloists Ruslan Biryukov and Anne Suda perform works by Brahms, Granados, Paganini and Piazzola. The duo is known for their superb artistry, passion and individuality.
Masters of the cello!
Lisa Smith Wengler Center for the Arts - Malibu - Presents:On BroadwayTuesday, 1/29/2019
Sponsored by Ellen and Doug Weitman
McCallum Theatre for the Performing Arts - Palm Desert - Presents:Les Ballets Trockadero de Monte CarloTuesday, 1/29/2019
This playful take on classical ballet has garnered rave reviews in such esteemed publications as The New Yorker, The New York Times and The Village Voice. The troupe entrances audiences with its technical mastery, impeccable comic approach, and the astounding fact that men can, indeed, dance en pointe without falling flat on their faces.
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.
Palm Springs Friends of Philharmonic - Palm Desert - Presents:The Palm Springs Friends of PhilharmonicWednesday, 1/30/2019
The Palm Springs Friends of Philharmonic in the Coachella Valley still has available series tickets in good locations. Series tickets make great Holiday gifts or this might be a chance to treat yourself!
Palm Springs Friends of Philharmonic - Palm Desert - Presents:Palm Springs Friends of PhilharmonicWednesday, 1/30/2019
The Palm Springs Friends of Philharmonic announces their 2019 classical music series. Tickets are available for the 2019 season.
McCallum Theatre for the Performing Arts - Palm Desert - Presents:Paul Anka1/31/2019 - 2/1/2019 (next performance: Thursday, 1/31/2019)
Anka Sings Sinatra: His Songs, My Songs, My Way
A note from Paul: The Anka Sings Sinatra tour will honor a great artist who has influenced me more than anyone else throughout my career, Frank Sinatra. It will also feature the hits that have spanned my career on this 60th anniversary year. It will be a night filled with his songs, my songs, my way!
The Colburn School - Northridge - Presents:Colburn Orchestra with Esa-Pekka SalonenThursday, 1/31/2019
Venerated conductor and composer Esa-Pekka Salonen leads this blockbuster program of Strauss and Mozart, featuring Jacques Lancelot International Clarinet Competition prizewinner Cristina Mateo Sáez.
The Soraya - Northridge - Presents:Colburn OrchestraThursday, 1/31/2019
Esa Pekka-Salonen, Conductor
The Chance Theater - Anaheim - Presents:Lizzie, The Musical2/1/2019 - 3/3/2019 (next performance: Friday, 2/1/2019)
Our 21st Season kicks off with a punk-rock opera that explores the bloody legend of America’s favorite axe-wielding sweetheart-diva-heroine-enigma-psychopath, Lizzie Borden.
The Master's University - Santa Clarita - Presents:TMU Opera Workshop: Gallantry & The Telephone2/1/2019 - 2/2/2019 (next performance: Friday, 2/1/2019)
Two light-hearted, one-act operas, presented in English by TMU Opera Workshop program, under the direction of Prof. Landon Shaw, M.M.
UCLA School of Theater, Film and Television - Los Angeles - Presents:Medea2/1/2019 - 2/8/2019 (next performance: Friday, 2/1/2019)
"Medea" follows a wife’s calculated desire for revenge against her unfaithful husband.
Irvine Barclay Theatre - Irvine - Presents:7 Fingers: Reversible2/1/2019 - 2/2/2019 (next performance: Friday, 2/1/2019)
Classical Crossroads - Torrance - Presents:Brahms' "Viola Songs"Friday, 2/1/2019
on Classical Crossroads' "First Fridays at First! ~ fff" series
CAP UCLA - Los Angeles - Presents:Jérôme BelSaturday, 2/2/2019
“Gala forces audience expectations to the fore and blurs the lines between failure and success in performance as it suggests that theater is community, both onstage and off. It’s a tour de force, wildly entertaining and truly radical.” —The New York Times
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
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
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.
The Colburn School - Los Angeles - Presents:Faculty Recital: David YoungSunday, 2/3/2019
Community School bass faculty member David Young presents this special performance with his colleagues and friends.