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Salastina - Santa Monica - Presents:Sounds Unknown: The Black Violin - Santa MonicaSunday, 11/24/2019
This concert tells the stories of just a few black composers’ and performers’ contributions to classical music.
San Luis Obispo Master Chorale - San Luis Obispo - Presents:Classically SpeakingSunday, 11/24/2019
Mozart's masterpiece "Requiem" is paired with Stravinsky's neo-classical version of the Psalms, "Symphony of Psalms."
Tesserae Baroque - Los Angeles - Presents:Back to Back BachSunday, 11/24/2019
Internationally acclaimed lutenist Thomas Dunford and Tesserae Baroque collaborate to present back-to-back mini-recitals celebrating solo and chamber works of Johann Sebastian Bach.
Coleman Chamber Music Association - Pasadena - Presents:Sundays with Coleman Chamber Music Concerts Sunday, 11/24/2019
"Tapestries of Music" The 116th Season of Coleman Chamber Music Concerts presents JASPER STRING QUARTET with NICHOLAS PHAN, tenor
The Old Globe - San Diego - Presents:Dr. Seuss’s How the Grinch Stole Christmas!11/3/2019 - 12/29/2019 (next performance: Thursday, 11/21/2019)
Celebrate the holidays as the Old Globe Theatre is once again transformed into snow-covered Whoville, right down to the last can of Who-hash.
Dr. Seuss’s How the Grinch Stole Christmas! is a wonderful, whimsical musical based on the classic Dr. Seuss book.
LA Opera - Los Angeles - Presents:The Magic Flute11/16/2019 - 12/15/2019 (next performance: Thursday, 11/21/2019)
True love is never easy. Especially when there's a giant, angry spider. And she's your mom...
A dazzling celebration of love conquering all, The Magic Flute transports you into an enchanted world where good battles the forces of darkness.
UCLA School of Theater, Film and Television - Los Angeles - Presents:The Resistible Rise of Arturo Ui11/15/2019 - 11/23/2019 (next performance: Thursday, 11/21/2019)
Bertolt Brecht satirizes the rise of Nazi Party in pre-WWII Germany
In "The Resistible Rise of Arturo Ui," Bertolt Brecht, one of modern theater’s most important playwrights, satirizes the rise of Nazi Party in pre-WWII Germany, placing the story of mobster Arturo Ui in 1930s Chicago, where he attempts to control the cauliflower racket.
Lisa Smith Wengler Center for the Arts - Malibu - Presents:Ragtime11/15/2019 - 11/23/2019 (next performance: Thursday, 11/21/2019)
Set in the volatile melting pot of turn-of-the-century New York, three individuals—a stifled upper-class wife, a determined Jewish immigrant, and a daring young Harlem musician— are united by their courage, compassion, and belief in the promise of the future.
UCI Claire Trevor School of the Arts - Irvine - Presents:Company: The Musical, by Stephen Sondheim11/17/2019 - 11/23/2019 (next performance: Thursday, 11/21/2019)
It’s the ‘70s in New York City, and amid the swinging discos, free love,and rampant narcissism, Robert is looking for love in all the wrong places. His married friends serve as constant reminders that he needs to find the love of his life. This Sondheim musical won six Tony awards and is as innovative today as it was nearly half a century ago.
California Chamber Orchestra - Temecula - Presents:Classics at The Merc7/28/2019 - 6/28/2020 (next performance: Sunday, 11/24/2019)
Join us in The Merc Sunday afternoons for chamber performances by the region’s best professional musicians. The intimate setting of The Merc allows the audience and musicians to interact with each other so you can learn about the musicians, their instruments, their careers, and the music they perform.
A great classical experience for a great price!
Chapman University - Orange - Presents:Chapman University Fall Faculty Dance Concert11/21/2019 - 11/22/2019 (next performance: Thursday, 11/21/2019)
Chapman University Fall Faculty Dance Concert
Join us for an evening of dance premieres choreographed by Chapman dance faculty and Presidential Fellow, Ido Tadmor.
Cal State University Fullerton - Fullerton - Presents:Picnic 11/15/2019 - 12/8/2019 (next performance: Thursday, 11/21/2019)
When a Stranger Comes to Town, Hearts Are Broken and Lives Changed Forever
A small Kansas town in the 1950s is the setting for William Inge’s bittersweet melodrama "Picnic."
Center Theatre Group - Los Angeles - Presents:The New One10/23/2019 - 11/24/2019 (next performance: Thursday, 11/21/2019)
Mike Birbiglia has a new one. It’s called 'The New One.'
Lin-Manuel Miranda called 'The New One' “as perfect a night as you’re gonna get.”
UCLA Herb Alpert School of Music, Dept. of Ethnomusicology - Los Angeles - Presents:UCLA Jazz Combos ConcertFriday, 11/22/2019
UCLA student Jazz Combos, directed by world-class jazz artists, explore composition and improvisation, with special guests the Herbie Hancock Institute of Jazz Performance Ensemble at UCLA.
Pomona College Department of Music - Claremont - Presents:Pomona College Orchestra11/22/2019 - 11/24/2019 (next performance: Friday, 11/22/2019)
Pomona College Orchestra – Eric Lindholm, conductor
Eric Lindholm, conductor, leads the orchestra in Brahms’ Symphony No. 2 in D Major, Op. 73.
Also on the program, is 2019 PCO Concerto Competition winner and violinist Hana Burgess. She will perform Wieniawski’s Violin Concerto No. 2 in D Minor, Op. 22.
Department of Music - Santa Barbara - Presents:UCSB Chamber Choir and Women's ChorusFriday, 11/22/2019
The UCSB Chamber Choir and Women’s Chorus will present a joint concert featuring choral masterpieces and contemporary favorites at Trinity Episcopal Church in downtown Santa Barbara on Friday, November 22, 2019 at 7:30 pm.
Yorba Linda Arts Alliance Foundation - Yorba Linda - Presents:Handel's Messiah sing alongSunday, 11/24/2019
The audience is invited to sing along, or just sit and listen to the beautiful music of Handel's famous Oratorio. Choir and string orchestra, conducted by Fred Francis.
USC Thornton School of Music - Los Angeles - Presents:Benjamin Britten’s "A Midsummer Night’s Dream" - USC Thornton Opera11/20/2019 - 11/24/2019 (next performance: Friday, 11/22/2019)
The USC Thornton Opera, in collaboration with the USC Thornton Symphony, presents Benjamin Britten’s "A Midsummer Night’s Dream."
The opera, which premiered in 1960 and is set to a libretto adapted by Britten and his partner Peter Pears from Shakespeare’s play, is a fantasy about how myth affects the lives of mortal beings.
Cal State University Fullerton - Fullerton - Presents:Cal State Fullerton University Wind SymphonyFriday, 11/22/2019
University Wind Symphony featuring soprano Hila Plitmann
John Corigliano: Mr. Tambourine Man: Seven Poems of Bob Dylan (for soprano and wind ensemble)
Katheryn Salfelder: Cathedrals
Paul Hindemith: Symphony in B-flat
Cal Poly Music Department - San Luis Obispo - Presents:Cal Poly Fall Jazz ConcertFriday, 11/22/2019
A new era for jazz at Cal Poly begins with the first student concert of the 2019-20 academic year as the new director of jazz studies leads three ensembles in concert. The Cal Poly Jazz Ensembles will present the annual Fall Jazz Concert with new director Arthur White.
Theatre West - Los Angeles - Presents:Millennium Magic XX11/22/2019 - 11/24/2019 (next performance: Friday, 11/22/2019)
Magicians from the Magic Castle in three different shows!
Host magicians George Tovar and Jeanine Anderson have invited their friends and fellow magicians, all who have appeared at the exclusive and INVITATION ONLY Magic Castle of Hollywood, to perform in this public show!
UCLA School of Theater, Film and Television/Opera UCLA/UCLA Herb Alpert School of Music - Los Angeles - Presents:Opera: Juana11/22/2019 - 11/24/2019 (next performance: Friday, 11/22/2019)
Based on the novel "Sor Juana’s Second Dream" by UCLA Professor Alicia Gaspar de Alba, "Juana" tells the story of Sor Juana Ines de la Cruz, a 17th-century feminist genius, theologian, poet, author, composer, artist and architect
Santa Barbara Music Club - Santa Barbara - Presents:50th season SB Music ClubSaturday, 11/23/2019
The Santa Barbara Music Club, the largest year-round concert series in Santa Barbara County, celebrates the 50th year! The program for Saturday, November 23, at 3:00pm, features an all-German program with the music of Schubert, Schumann, Beethoven, and Mendelssohn. The free concert is located at First United Methodist Church, 305 E. Anapamu Street at Garden.
Department of Music - Santa Barbara - Presents:UCSB Middle East EnsembleSaturday, 11/23/2019
Directed by Scott Marcus, the UCSB Middle East Ensemble will present an evening of music and dance reflecting the great variety of cultures found in the Middle East on Saturday, November 23, 2019 at 7:30 pm in Lotte Lehmann Concert Hall.
Santa Monica College Dance Department - Santa Monica - Presents:Global Motion Fall 2019 PerformanceSaturday, 11/23/2019
GLOBAL MOTION/ WORLD DANCE COMPANY
Peter de Guzman, Bando Hideshizumi, DaEun Jung
Salsa, Hip-Hop, Waltz, Indonesian, West Africa etc.
American Youth Symphony - Los Angeles - Presents:Apollo 13 in ConcertSaturday, 11/23/2019
In honor of the 50th anniversary of the first moon walk in 1969, the American Youth Symphony and Film Concerts Live! are proud to present Apollo 13 In Concert. Audience members will experience renowned composer James Horner’s entire score performed live-to-picture by the full 100-piece AYS orchestra.
Please join us for an emotional and truly unforgettable cinematic concert event!
San Diego Symphony - San Diego - Presents:Fox Theatre at 90: Pandora's BoSaturday, 11/23/2019
One of the most fascinating and controversial films of the Silent Era, G.W. Pabst’s Pandora’s Box debuted in 1929, the same year The Fox opened its doors. Starring the unforgettable Louise Brooks as a seductive and feminine force of nature, this brazenly melodramatic movie was a startling breakthrough for the portrayal of women on the Silver Screen.
Westminster Presbyterian Church - San Diego - Presents:Broadway Bound11/23/2019 - 11/24/2019 (next performance: Saturday, 11/23/2019)
Vanguard at Westminster Theatre presents: Broadway Bound
A review of talented young San Diego performers. Showcasing numbers from beloved musicals like: Annie Get Your Gun, Wicked and Dear Evan Hansen.
Desert Winds Freedom Band - Palm Springs - Presents:All Gershwin!Saturday, 11/23/2019
Our concert season will kick-off with All Gershwin! the exciting music of George & Ira Gershwin.
This program will feature such favorites as Strike Up the Band, An American in Paris, Embraceable You and Selections from Porgy and Bess.
The highlight will be Rhapsody in Blue featuring pianist Dr. Dennis Siebenaler, professor at California State University, Fullerton.
California Chamber Orchestra - Murrieta - Presents:Mozart + ViolinSaturday, 11/23/2019
Audience favorite Annelle Gregory performs Mozart’s Violin Concerto No. 1.
Violinist Annelle Gregory, a longtime favorite of California Chamber Orchestra audiences, returns to perform Mozart’s Violin Concert No. 1.
The program also includes Haydn’s Symphony No. 102 in B Flat Major, and the Overture to Erwin and Elmire, by Anna Amalia.
Los Angeles Youth Orchestra - Santa Monica - Presents:Los Angeles Youth Orchestra11/24/2019 - 11/25/2019 (next performance: Sunday, 11/24/2019)
The Los Angeles Youth Orchestra, conducted by Founder and Artistic Director Russell Steinberg, presents 'Down a Country Lane' the Fall 2019 concerts on Sunday, November 24, 2019 at 7:30pm at Barnum Hall and Monday, November 25, 2019 at 7:30pm at Ambassador Auditorium in Pasadena.
Soka PAC - Aliso Viejo - Presents:The Lucky BandSunday, 11/24/2019
Emmy Award and Latin Grammy Award-winner The Lucky Band (Lucky Diaz and Alisha Gaddis) creates indie music sounds that are rooted in their whimsical and child-friendly imaginations.
The Barn Stage Company - Temecula - Presents:Cabaret at the Merc: Heroes vs. VilliansSunday, 11/24/2019
The music of Disney returns to Cabaret at The Merc in this fun-filled evening of songs celebrating the Good and the Ghastly! From heroic characters such as Hercules and Pocahontas to the villainy of Scar and Ursula, they all have one thing in common their songs are unforgettable! You won’t want to miss this magical night as heroes and villains face off in a battle for Cabaret greatness.
Harvey Mudd College - Claremont - Presents:Music at Harvey MuddSunday, 11/24/2019
[Music at Harvey Mudd] HMC Early Music Ensemble
The HMC Early Music Ensemble with Guest Singers from the Claremont Concert Choir: "Music from Shakespeare's England"
HMC musicians break out the recorders and crumhorns to perform music of the Renaissance and Baroque.
Philharmonic Society of Orange County - Costa Mesa - Presents:Why Music Matters: Intro to the OrchestraSunday, 11/24/2019
Whether you are new to classical music or a seasoned listener, deepen your understanding and appreciation of classical music as we explore the orchestra: its formation, history, and traditions.
Orange County Youth Symphony
LACMA - Los Angeles - Presents:Jazz at LACMA11/15/2019 - 11/6/2020 (next performance: Friday, 11/22/2019)
Jazz at LACMA features the art of jazz as practiced by leading Southern California artists. Celebrating over twenty years at LACMA, the program continues to be one of the museum’s most recognizable offerings.
Colburn School - Northridge - Presents:Colburn Orchestra Sunday, 11/24/2019
Yehuda Gilad, Conductor
Víctor Díaz Guerra, Clarinet
Luke Fieweger, Bassoon
Devony Smith, Soprano
MAHLER Symphony No. 4
Mahler’s ethereal fourth symphony is rounded out by a lively concerto written for a unique woodwind pair.
University of Redlands - Redlands - Presents:Senior Clarinet Recital Sunday, 11/24/2019
Megan Congdon Senior Clarinet recital
Sunday, November 24th, 2019 at 6pm
GYO - Glendale - Presents:New Adventures - Glendale Youth Orchestra Sunday, 11/24/2019
Verdi: Overture to Nabucco
Williams: Jedi Steps and Finale from
Star Wars: Episode VII “The Force Awakens”
Dvorak: Symphony No. 9 in e min., Op. 95 “From the New World”
Los Angeles Baroque - South Pasadena - Presents:Surf 'n' Turf!Sunday, 11/24/2019
LA's only community baroque orchestra in music on themes of earth and water by Vivaldi, Telemann and Rebel. Directed by Lindsey Strand-Polyak (violin) and Alexa Haynes-Pilon (cello).
Free one-hour afternoon concert with wine and cheese reception to follow.
UC Riverside Music Department - Riverside - Presents:UCR Chamber Singers and OrchestraSunday, 11/24/2019
Ruth Charloff, conductor
UCR Chamber Singers and Orchestra perform Haydn’s brilliant Mass in Time of War, a masterpiece that expresses a powerful intersection of religious belief and the urgency of Haydn's historical moment – the onslaught of Napolean’s army into Austria.
LA Philharmonic - Los Angeles - Presents:Rachmaninoff and Stravinsky11/30/2019 - 12/1/2019 (next performance: Saturday, 11/30/2019)
Dudamel and music by the Russian Romantic and the Russian Revolutionary.
Los Angeles Philharmonic
Gustavo Dudamel, conductor
Seong-Jin Cho, piano
The fast-rising Korean star pianist plays Rachmaninoff’s ultra-Romantic concerto, and Dudamel leads Stravinsky’s game-changing ballet score with its complex yet primitive-sounding rhythms.
Scripps Music - Claremont - Presents:Friday Noon Concert Series of the Claremont Colleges9/20/2019 - 12/13/2019 (next performance: Friday, 11/22/2019)
Vocal and instrumental chamber music concerts for your music education and entertainment on Fridays at Noon. Classical and contemporary works by composers from around the world.
Concerts sponsored by the Departments of Music at Pomona and Scripps Colleges in Claremont, CA.
Admission is free and open to the public. All artists and programs subject to change. Updates at events calendar link.
The Coronado Playhouse - Coronado - Presents:Mamma Mia 11/8/2019 - 12/15/2019 (next performance: Thursday, 11/21/2019)
Coronado Playhouse ends its 73rd season with the award-winning, high-energy production of Mamma Mia!, opening Friday, November 8 and playing through Sunday, December 15, 2019. Fall in love with the characters, the story, and the music that make Mamma Mia! the ultimate feel-good show.
Odyssey Theatre Ensemble - Los Angeles - Presents:La Vie En Rose11/2/2019 - 12/14/2019 (next performance: Thursday, 11/21/2019)
Celebrated soprano Julia Migenes returns to the Odyssey Theatre with an evening of French chansons.
Actors Co-op - Hollywood - Presents:Miracle on 34th Street: A Live Musical Radio Play 11/1/2019 - 12/15/2019 (next performance: Friday, 11/22/2019)
Actors Co-op Theatre is proud to present the Los Angeles premiere of a new adaptation of Miracle on 34th Street: A Live Musical Radio Play, based on the 1947 Lux Radio Hour, adapted by Lance Arthur Smith, original songs and arrangements by Jon Lorenz.
Fountain Theatre - Los Angeles - Presents:Between Riverside and Crazy11/22/2019 - 1/26/2020 (next performance: Friday, 11/22/2019)
The L.A. premiere of the Pulitzer Prize-winning comedy by Stephen Adly Guirgis, the wildly original author of Broadway’s The Motherf*cker with the Hat, Jesus Hopped the A Train and The Last Days of Judas Iscariot.
Pacific Resident Theatre - Venice - Presents:Andy Warhol’s Tomato10/24/2019 - 11/24/2019 (next performance: Saturday, 11/23/2019)
"CRITIC'S CHOICE" - LA Times EXTENDED!
It’s 1946 in Pittsburgh. An 18-year-old Andy Warhol finds himself in the basement of a working class bar.