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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.
Cal State University Fullerton - Fullerton - Presents:Tuesday Recital Series4/16/2019 - 4/30/2019 (next performance: Tuesday, 4/16/2019)
CAP UCLA - Los Angeles - Presents:Night of 100 Solos: A Centennial EventTuesday, 4/16/2019
“Presented without intermission, Events consist of excerpts of dances from the repertory and new sequences arranged for the particular performance and place, with the possibility of several separate activities happening at the same time.” —Merce Cunningham
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
UC Riverside Music Department - Riverside - Presents:Eclipse Quartet (string quartet)Wednesday, 4/17/2019
University of California, Riverside
Department of Music and UCR ARTS present
Eclipse Quartet (string quartet)
Sarah Thornblade, Sarah Parkins, Alma Lisa Fernandez, Maggie Parkins
San Diego State - San Deigo - Presents:Campanile Music Festival4/17/2019 - 4/20/2019 (next performance: Wednesday, 4/17/2019)
The Campanile Music Festival continues to bring critically-acclaimed musicians from across the United States to San Diego State University offering students and chamber music aficionados the opportunity to learn from and interact with guest artists locally in settings beyond the concert hall.
The Master's University - Glendale - Presents:Forest Lawn Concerts4/17/2019 - 4/18/2019 (next performance: Wednesday, 4/17/2019)
The Master’s University School of Music presents the annual Forest Lawn Concert Series, featuring Mozart's Requiem. Also featuring Polovtsian Dances by Borodin & Finlandia by Sibelius.
Defiant Requiem Foundation and Los Angeles Museum of the Holocaust - Los Angeles - Presents:“Defiant Requiem: Verdi at Terezín” Wednesday, 4/17/2019
Powerful Concert-Drama, Making a Rare Stop in Southern California, Combines Verdi’s Magnificent Music With Video Testimony From Survivors of the Original Terezín Chorus Tony Award Winner John Rubinstein to Appear in Production
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.
LA Mission College AGS Honor Society & AMP Dept. - Sylmar - Presents:Benita Bike's DanceArt at AMP TheaterThursday, 4/18/2019
Benita Bike’s DanceArt presents an engaging concert dance performance that includes opportunities for attendees to discuss dances with artists.
OB Playhouse & Theatre Co. - San Diego - Presents:Dog Sees God: Confessions of a Teenage Blockhead4/18/2019 - 5/12/2019 (next performance: Thursday, 4/18/2019)
The teenage years have rained down hard on the beloved Peanuts gang.
USC Thornton School of Music - Los Angeles - Presents:USC Thornton Opera presents "Le Nozze di Figaro"4/18/2019 - 4/21/2019 (next performance: Thursday, 4/18/2019)
The USC Thornton Opera program in collaboration with the USC Thornton Symphony presents "Le nozze di Figaro," the first of the three great collaborations between Mozart and librettist Lorenzo Da Ponte. Updated in this production to the present time, a sense of shared humanity shines through both music and words in this comedic study of class struggles and marital relations.
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.
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.
The Soraya - Northridge - Presents:Ballet PreljocajThursday, 4/18/2019
Cal State University Fullerton - Fullerton - Presents:Fullerton Jazz Big Band and Fullerton Latin Ensemble - Bill Cunliffe & Francisco Torres, directorsThursday, 4/18/2019
UCSB Arts & Lectures - Santa Barbara - Presents:Alan CummingThursday, 4/18/2019
“He’s an icon to behold. He is unapologetically himself, and with a talent like that, he has no need to apologize.” Billboard
LA MIRADA THEATRE FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS & McCOY RIGBY ENTERTAINMENT - La Mirada - Presents:Singin’ In The Rain4/19/2019 - 5/12/2019 (next performance: Friday, 4/19/2019)
The “Greatest Movie Musical of All Time”
Each unforgettable scene, song and dance is accounted for, including the showstopping title number, complete with an onstage rainstorm! Knock-‘em-dead dance routines, hilarious situations, snappy dialogue, and a hit-parade score of Hollywood standards make SINGIN’ IN THE RAIN the perfect entertainment for any fan of the Golden Age of movie musicals!
The Chance Theater - Anaheim - Presents:Skylight4/19/2019 - 5/19/2019 (next performance: Friday, 4/19/2019)
On a bitterly cold London evening, schoolteacher Kyra Hollis receives an unexpected visit from her former lover, Tom Sergeant, a successful and charismatic restaurateur whose wife has recently died. As the evening progresses, the two attempt to rekindle their once passionate relationship only to find themselves locked in a dangerous battle of opposing ideologies and mutual desires.
CAP UCLA - Los Angeles - Presents:Anoushka ShankarFriday, 4/19/2019
“…her exquisite sitar playing… lives up to the virtuosity that made her the youngest woman ever nominated for a World Music Grammy.” —Harper’s Bazaar
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
OB Playhouse & Theatre Co - San Diego - Presents:You're A Good Man, Charlie Brown4/19/2019 - 5/12/2019 (next performance: Friday, 4/19/2019)
The classic comic strip “Peanuts” by Charles M. Schultz is coming to life in OB! Join Charlie Brown and his pals in this family friendly musical that is full of heart.
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
La Mirada Theatre and McCoy Rigby Entertainment - La Mirada - Presents:Singin' in the Rain4/19/2019 - 5/12/2019 (next performance: Friday, 4/19/2019)
McCoy Rigby Entertainment
SINGIN’ IN THE RAIN
Screenplay by BETTY COMDEN and ADOLPH GREEN
Songs by NACIO HERB BROWN and ARTHUR FREED
Directed and Choreographed by SPENCER LIFF
“A TAP-HAPPY BROADWAY MUSICAL”
– New York Times
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 Da Camera Society - Los Angeles - Presents:Augustin Hadelich, violin & Orion Weiss, PianoSaturday, 4/20/2019
Chamber Music in Historic Sites presents Augustin Hadelich, violin & Orion Weiss, piano at The Doheny Mansion, Pompeian Room.
Department of Music - Santa Barbara - Presents:Faculty Artist Recital: Wesley Arai, carillon4/21/2019 - 5/12/2019 (next performance: Sunday, 4/21/2019)
As part of the Fiftieth Anniversary Carillon Recital Series, UCSB University Carillonist Wesley Arai will present a recital from the carillon in UCSB's Storke Tower on Sunday, May 12, 2019 at 2 pm. Listeners are encouraged to bring a blanket or lawn chair to sit on the grass outside the tower during the recital.
Chris Isaacson Presents - Hollywood - Presents:Erich Bergen In Concert4/24/2019 - 4/25/2019 (next performance: Wednesday, 4/24/2019)
Returning to the concert stage in Los Angeles for the first time in over three years, the critically acclaimed actor and singer will perform at Catalina Bar & Grill in Hollywood for two nights only. The music director is Michael Orland ('American Idol').
Academy for the Performing Arts - Huntington Beach - Presents:HB APA's "Fanfare 2019"Wednesday, 4/24/2019
The Academy for the Performing Arts, a magnet program for the Huntington Union High School District, presents "Fanfare 2019" by its Orchestra department.
Temecula Presents - Temecula - Presents:AmbrosiaThursday, 4/25/2019
Always exploring the possibilities of progressive, classical, and world influences – with tangled roots of soul, rhythm, and blues – Ambrosia is continuing to entertain their original fans while still engaging newer audiences. Bringing a breathtaking performance of their classic hits, as well as new moving music, Ambrosia is sure to bring a perfect show to Temecula.
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.
REDCAT - Los Angeles - Presents:John Kelly: Time No Line4/25/2019 - 4/27/2019 (next performance: Thursday, 4/25/2019)
“John Kelly is a downtown–New York legend, an unclassifiable performer who has embodied figures...a Renaissance man like Jean Cocteau.” —Village Voice
“A queer Renaissance rebel who’s spent more than 40 years dazzling audiences as a dancer, visual artist, singer, composer, raconteur, theater-maker and drag icon.”
—TIME OUT, New York
Philip Roger Roy and Playhouse Productions, Inc. - Burbank - Presents:Old Jews Telling Jokes4/25/2019 - 6/16/2019 (next performance: Thursday, 4/25/2019)
From the producers of "My Son the Waiter: A Jewish Tragedy" and
"My Mother’s Italian, My Father’s Jewish, & I’m in Therapy" comes a hilarious visit to the Catskills complete with jokes, skits, song, and dance!
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.
Temecula Presents - Temecula - Presents:The Rising (Bruce Springsteen Tribute)Thursday, 4/25/2019
Performing songs spanning the nearly five decades of Bruce Springsteen’s catalogue from Greetings From Asbury Park through Springsteen’s 2012 release Wrecking Ball, they deliver each song with the same power, heart, and soul as the original band. C’mon up to The Rising – the House-Rocking, Earth-Shaking, Heart-Stopping, tribute to Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band.
Long Beach Opera - Long Beach - Presents:In The Penal Colony4/25/2019 - 5/5/2019 (next performance: Thursday, 4/25/2019)
An explorer visits an island where blind conformity has no rational connection between crime and punishment. Kafka's ingenious metaphor about man's inhumanity to man is heightened by Glass' hypnotic score. Witness the internal conflict of the innocent bystander to act or to do nothing.
UCLA Herb Alpert School of Music - Los Angeles - Presents:UCLA PhilharmoniaThursday, 4/25/2019
UCLA doctoral student conductor Stephen Karr conducts his final DMA lecture/recital with UCLA Philharmonia, featuring the virtuosic suite from Le Bourgeois Gentilhomme by Richard Strauss.
UCLA Herb Alpert School of Music - Los Angeles - Presents:UCLA Wind Ensemble InvitationalFriday, 4/26/2019
The UCLA Wind Ensemble performs Brian Balmages’ “Fanfare Canzonique”, Johann Sebastian Bach’s “My Jesus! Oh, What Anguish”, and David Maslanka’s “Symphony No. 4”.