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Philharmonic Society of Orange County - Costa Mesa - Presents:Czech Philharmonic & Kirill GersteinThursday, 11/8/2018
Semyon Bychkov, conductor
Kirill Gerstein, piano
TCHAIKOVSKY: Piano Concerto No. 1
DVORÁK: Symphony No. 7
The Soraya - Northridge - Presents:wild Up | of Ascension11/8/2018 - 11/10/2018 (next performance: Thursday, 11/8/2018)
Christopher Rountree, Director & Conductor
In the intimate Jazz Club
Cal State University Fullerton - Fullerton - Presents:Opera Scenes11/8/2018 - 11/11/2018 (next performance: Thursday, 11/8/2018)
Students of CSUF's vocal program perform arias from some of the world's best-loved operas.
Cal State University Fullerton - Fullerton - Presents:Mr. Burns: A Post-Electric Play 11/9/2018 - 12/2/2018 (next performance: Friday, 11/9/2018)
“Anne Washburn’s hypnotic, sly and fiendishly insinuating Mr. Burns, A Post-Electric Play...does the improbable: It makes the end of civilization seem like the perfect time to create glowing objects of wonder and beauty." - Time Out New York
Hi-Desert Cultural Center - Cathedral City - Presents:Joshua Tree Improv/Comedy Festival11/9/2018 - 11/11/2018 (next performance: Friday, 11/9/2018)
The 3rd annual Joshua Tree Improv/Comedy Festival takes place November 9, 10 & 11, 2018 at the Hi Desert Cultural Center, 61231 Highway 62, in Joshua Tree (just 1/2 mile from the entrance to Joshua Tree National Park.)
Improv teams, sketch comedy groups and stand-up comics from across the nation will peform and compete for audience votes.
Long Beach Symphony - Long Beach - Presents:Brahms and DvorákSaturday, 11/10/2018
Eckart Preu, Conductor
Roger Wilkie, Violin
Out of the Mist
Violin Concerto, op. 77, D major
Symphony No. 7, op. 70, D minor
The Broad Stage - Santa Monica - Presents:Billy Childs' Jazz Chamber EnsembleSunday, 11/11/2018
One of the foremost American composers of his era, pianist Billy Childs brings his unique blend of jazz and classical music to our stage. Don’t miss the multi-GRAMMY® Award winner’s groundbreaking project merging improvisation and jazz rhythms with the orchestration and instrumentation of a traditional chamber ensemble.
Christ Cathedral Concerts - Garden Grove - Presents:Todd Wilson, OrganistMonday, 11/12/2018
Regarded across America and around the world as one of today’s finest concert organists, Todd Wilson is head of the Organ Department at The Cleveland Institute of Music. We enjoy him each year at the Segerstrom Music Center with the Christmas Organ and Brass concert. Hear him in full recital on the 4000+ pipes of the Aeolian-Skinner organ of the Arboretum at Christ Cathedral.
Cal State University Fullerton - Fullerton - Presents:Jazz SingersTuesday, 11/13/2018
Andreas Preponis, director
UCSB Arts & Lectures - Santa Barbara - Presents:Compagnie Käfig, PixelTuesday, 11/13/2018
Precision, energy, speed, power – France’s acclaimed Compagnie Käfig merges elements of Brazilian urban dance and capoeira with hip hop, modern dance and circus arts in its breakneck productions.
Nebula Dance Lab - Santa Barbara - Presents:HELIXWednesday, 11/14/2018
Enter a world where dreaming takes flight in this collaborative dance exploration featuring guest performances by Santa Barbara Centre for Aerial Dance, Santa Barbara Dance Theater, alongside new Nebula works by Meredith Cabaniss & Indy award-winning choreographer Shelby Lynn Joyce.
Katy Skyrud - Coronado - Presents:Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat11/16/2018 - 12/16/2018 (next performance: Friday, 11/16/2018)
The ultimate story of parental favoritism & sibling rivalry!
One of the most enduring musicals of the last 50 years, Joseph is the irresistible family show about the trials and triumphs of Joseph, Israel’s favorite son.
UCSB Arts & Lectures - Santa Barbara - Presents:Estonian Philharmonic Chamber Choir and Tallinn Chamber OrchestraFriday, 11/16/2018
The Grammy Award-winning Estonian Philharmonic Chamber Choir is renowned for the shimmering quality of its sound and enthralling performances. The choir recorded Arvo Pärt’s Te Deum with the Tallinn Chamber Orchestra – now celebrating its 25th anniversary.
Cal State University Fullerton - Fullerton - Presents:Symphonic WindsFriday, 11/16/2018
Dustin Barr, conductor
The Soraya - Northridge - Presents:Los Angeles Chamber OrchestraFriday, 11/16/2018
David Danzmayr, Conductor
Jennifer Koh, Violin
LA Opera - Los Angeles - Presents:Hansel and Gretel11/17/2018 - 12/15/2018 (next performance: Saturday, 11/17/2018)
An enchanting classic filled with holiday magic.
The Show at Agua Caliente Casino Resort Spa - Rancho Mirage - Presents:Johnny MathisSaturday, 11/17/2018
The legendary singer brings his “Voice of Romance” tour to The Show at Agua Caliente Casino Resort Spa.
The Soraya - Northridge - Presents:Tangueros del SurSaturday, 11/17/2018
Direct from Buenos Aires
Natalia Hills, Artistic Director & Choreographer
Cal State University Fullerton - Fullerton - Presents:University Wind SymphonySunday, 11/18/2018
The Chance Theater - Anaheim - Presents:Jane Austen's EMMA: The Musical11/23/2018 - 12/23/2018 (next performance: Friday, 11/23/2018)
Jane Austen’s enduring love story is brought to life as a romantic-comedy musical.
Philharmonic Society of Orange County - Costa Mesa - Presents:Dover QuartetSunday, 11/25/2018
Joel Link, violin
Bryan Lee, violin
Milena Pajaro-van de Stadt, viola
Camden Shaw, cello
TCHAIKOVSKY: String Quartet No. 3
Mason BATES: From Amber Frozen
DVORÁK: String Quartet No. 14
Cal State University Fullerton - Fullerton - Presents:Brass Chamber RecitalMonday, 11/26/2018
Steve Mahpar, coordinator
LA Opera - Los Angeles - Presents:Prism11/29/2018 - 12/2/2018 (next performance: Thursday, 11/29/2018)
LA Opera Off Grand and Beth Morrison Projects combine forces for a fascinating world premiere at REDCAT.
UCSB Arts & Lectures - Santa Barbara - Presents:Jake ShimabukuroThursday, 11/29/2018
Cal State University Fullerton - Fullerton - Presents:Fall Dance Theatre11/29/2018 - 12/9/2018 (next performance: Thursday, 11/29/2018)
CSUF’s award-winning choreographers and dancers capture life’s most profound moments through the complexity and lyricism of dance.
“Dancing is a spiritual exercise in a physical form.” Merce Cunningham
Cal State University Fullerton - Fullerton - Presents:Fullerton Jazz OrchestraFriday, 11/30/2018
Bill Cunliffe, director
Cal State University Fullerton - Fullerton - Presents:Cello ChoirFriday, 11/30/2018
Bongshin Ko, director
San Luis Obispo RepertoryTheatre - San Luis Obispo - Presents:A Christmas Story11/30/2018 - 12/23/2018 (next performance: Friday, 11/30/2018)
SLO REP presents A CHRISTMAS STORY, the holiday classic about young Ralphie Parker and his quest for a genuine Red Ryder BB Gun. Back by popular demand for the fifth year in a row, A CHRISTMAS STORY runs Nov. 30-Dec. 23, Wednesdays-Sundays at 7 pm and Saturdays and Sundays at 2pm.
UCSB Arts & Lectures - Santa Barbara - Presents:The Okee Dokee BrothersSaturday, 12/1/2018
Justin Lansing and Joe Mailander have been exploring the outdoors together since they were kids. Now they're a Grammy Award-winning folk and roots music duo that puts the natural world at the heart of their Americana music, with songs written under wide-open skies and harmonies fine-tuned around the campfire.
Lisa Smith Wengler Center for the Arts - Malibu - Presents:Jake Shimabukuro12/1/2018 - 12/2/2018 (next performance: Saturday, 12/1/2018)
Sponsored by the Flamminio Family
California Chamber Orchestra - Murrieta - Presents:California Chamber Orchestra: GiftsSaturday, 12/1/2018
Holiday celebrations, presents for children, and the gifts of the Magi.
Featuring the Temecula Valley Master Chorale
The Soraya - Northridge - Presents:Nochebuena (Christmas Eve in Mexico)Sunday, 12/2/2018
Featuring Ballet Folklórico de Los Ángeles
& Mariachi Garibaldi de Jaime Cuéllar
Kareli Montoya, Artistic Director
Jimmy K. Cuéllar, Music Director
The Soraya - Northridge - Presents:The Okee Dokee Brothers – WinterSunday, 12/2/2018
In the Plaza del Sol Performance Hall
Cal State University Fullerton - Fullerton - Presents:Brass Ensemble & Horn EnsembleMonday, 12/3/2018
Cal State University Fullerton - Fullerton - Presents:Fullerton Jazz Big Band & Fullerton Latin EnsembleTuesday, 12/4/2018
Bill Cunliffe & Francisco Torres, directors
Rancho Mirage Library - Ranch Mirage - Presents:Rancho Mirage Library Music Events4/11/2018 - 12/5/2018 (next performance: Wednesday, 12/5/2018)
The library is host to some of the most talented musicians around.
Check their website for performers, dates and times.
The Desert Symphony - Palm Desert - Presents:Symphonic SpringsteenThursday, 12/6/2018
Bruce In The USA is much more than just another tribute band….This high-energy musical experience is a note-perfect and visually accurate re-creation of Bruce Springsteen & The E Street Band. Bruce In The USA consists of seasoned world-class professional musicians.
The Show at Agua Caliente Casino Resort Spa - Rancho Mirage - Presents:Penn & Teller Friday, 12/7/2018
Award-winning comedy and magic duo Penn & Teller are coming to The Show at Agua Caliente Casino Resort Spa. Tickets on sale Saturday, July 7 at 8 a.m.