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Cal State University Fullerton - Fullerton - Presents:Fullerton Jazz Big Band and Fullerton Latin Ensemble - Bill Cunliffe & Francisco Torres, directorsThursday, 4/18/2019
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.
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.
The Soraya - Northridge - Presents:Ballet PreljocajThursday, 4/18/2019
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.
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
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.
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
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
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.
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
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: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.
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 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.
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.
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
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 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.
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+.
Cal State University Fullerton - Fullerton - Presents:Cello Choir - Bongshin Ko, directorFriday, 4/26/2019
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.
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”.
Brockus Project Studios - Los Angeles - Presents:Los Angeles Dance Festival Fringe4/26/2019 - 4/28/2019 (next performance: Friday, 4/26/2019)
LADF Fringe showcases experimental, developing choreographers and companies, as well as student or youth groups.
UC Riverside Music Department - Riverside - Presents:5h Annual UCR Concert Band Festival with High School Guests Friday, 4/26/2019
5h Annual UCR Concert Band Festival
with High School Guests
Dr. Sam R. Andress, conductor
The UCR Concert Band joins forces with local high school bands for an exciting free concert. The high school bands include:
Los Osos High School Wind Ensemble, with Dr. Sam R. Andress, conductor
San Diego Ballet - Escondido - Presents:Romance: En Pointe!4/27/2019 - 4/28/2019 (next performance: Saturday, 4/27/2019)
Poetry in motion! Bringing the beauty of classical ballet front and center, excerpts from ROMEO et JULIET, DON QUIXOTE, GISELLE, and more, highlight the dance in its most expressive and eloquent form. A “must” for ballet lovers and first timers as well.
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
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.
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.
Santa Monica Playhouse - Santa Monica - Presents:Willy's Lil Virgin Queen Saturday, 4/27/2019
It's a madcap, comic romp when the works of Willy Shakespeare teach a 20th century girl how to ditch the Prince and become the Queen in this Award-Winning Solo Show about a Woman finding her voice and surviving trauma in a World of Words, Words. Words!
– a one-night-only Benefit for Santa Monica Playhouse
California Chamber Orchestra and Temecula Presents - Temecula - Presents: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.
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.”
California Chamber Orchestra - Temecula - Presents:California Chamber Orchestra: ConnectionsSaturday, 4/27/2019
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.
Temecula Presents - Temecula - Presents:The Great American SongbookSunday, 4/28/2019
The Great American Songbook stars Troy Clarke along with the Big Band All Stars. Hear the Great American Songbook, which represents the best songs of one of the greatest eras in music history.
Peninsula Symphony - Redondo Beach - Presents:Passionate, Not Pathetic!Sunday, 4/28/2019
Symphony orchestra performance with guest soloist.
UCLA Herb Alpert School of Music - Los Angeles - Presents:Opera UCLA: Vocal Vision Awards 2019Sunday, 4/28/2019
Opera UCLA is delighted to present the third bi-annual Vocal Vision Awards, a competition that provides scholarships to three of the school’s top voice students.