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Pacific Symphony - Costa Mesa - Presents:Beethoven's Violin Concerto1/16/2020 - 1/18/2020 (next performance: Thursday, 1/16/2020)
This is Beethoven at his best – lyrical, spirited and epic. Dvorák, while greatly inspired by the great German, expresses his own Bohemian lyricism in his Symphony No. 8, filled with indelible melodies and themes that flow like no other symphony.
Pacific Symphony - Costa Mesa - Presents:Opera for Kids: Elixir of LoveSaturday, 1/18/2020
Step under the big top at our zany circus, as talented singers take the stage in a rollicking, kid-friendly version of Donizetti’s comic opera “The Elixir of Love.”
August Wilson - San Diego - Presents:August Wilson’s Jitney 1/18/2020 - 2/23/2020 (next performance: Saturday, 1/18/2020)
By August Wilson
Directed by Ruben Santiago-Hudson
Originally produced by Manhattan Theatre Club
Pacific Symphony - Costa Mesa - Presents:Lunar New YearSaturday, 1/25/2020
Join us for Pacific Symphony’s annual festivities honoring the Lunar New Year! Celebrating the Year of the Rat, this performance is sure to sell out once again as audiences from across our communities come together to feast on a colorful presentation of Eastern and Western music and dance.
Carpenter Performing Arts Center - Long Beach - Presents:A.I.M by Kyle AbrahamSaturday, 1/25/2020
Abraham’s acclaimed company A.I.M stuns with its diverse range of styles.
Carpenter Performing Arts Center - Long Beach - Presents:OH WHAT A NIGHT!Sunday, 1/26/2020
OH WHAT A NIGHT!
A Musical Tribute to Frankie Valli & The Four Seasons
MainStreet Theatre Company - Rancho Cucamonga - Presents:And Then They Came for Me: Remembering the World of Anne Frank2/1/2020 - 2/9/2020 (next performance: Saturday, 2/1/2020)
A multimedia experience featuring interviews with Holocaust survivors as live actors recreate scenes from their lives as young teens during World War II.
LA Opera - Los Angeles - Presents:Eurydice2/1/2020 - 2/23/2020 (next performance: Saturday, 2/1/2020)
In Greek mythology, she was a shadowy figure we barely knew. Let's change that.
Carpenter Performing Arts Center - Long Beach - Presents:Cirque FLIP Fabrique - BlizzardSaturday, 2/1/2020
Cirque FLIP Fabrique brings audiences on a fun and tender journey through winter, complete with a flurry of aerial acrobatics.
Pacific Symphony - Costa Mesa - Presents:Lefèvre Plays Ravel2/6/2020 - 2/8/2020 (next performance: Thursday, 2/6/2020)
Obsession, unrequited love and…opium when mixed properly, these ingredients leave you with Berlioz’s vivid and dream-like “Symphonie Fantastique.” Also featured is Ravel’s “?Le Tombeau de Couperin,” a series of portraits dedicated to friends lost in World War I along with his jazzy Piano Concerto in G Major with the spectacular Lefèvre.
Lisa Smith Wengler Center for the Arts - Malibu - Presents:Cirque FLIP FabriqueThursday, 2/6/2020
Cirque FLIP Fabrique, a troupe of professional circus artists at the peak of their talents, explores the awe and beauty of winter with their new show BLIZZARD. Cirque FLIP Fabrique brings audiences on a crazy, fun, poetic, and tender journey through winter, and invites you to get lost in a moment of white wonder.
Madeleine George - San Diego - Presents:Hurricane Diane2/8/2020 - 3/3/2020 (next performance: Saturday, 2/8/2020)
By Madeleine George
Pacific Symphony - Costa Mesa - Presents:Ravel's Piano ConcertoSunday, 2/9/2020
Obsession, unrequited love and…opium when mixed properly, these ingredients leave you with Berlioz’s vivid and dream-like “?Symphonie Fantastique.” Also featured is the spectacular Alain Lefèvre with Ravel’s jazzy Piano Concerto in G Major.
Lisa Smith Wengler Center for the Arts - Malibu - Presents:Dance in Flight2/13/2020 - 2/15/2020 (next performance: Thursday, 2/13/2020)
Dance in Flight embodies the diversity and essence of Seaver College and the liberal arts tradition. For over 25 years, Dance in Flight has provided a safe environment for emerging student dancers and choreographers to cultivate creativity, physical expression, and teamwork in a professional performing atmosphere. The company members come from a variety of dance backgrounds, interests, and fields of study. United by their passion for the art of movement, they are dedicated to presenting an impressive showcase of student artistry.
Pacific Symphony - Costa Mesa - Presents:Valentine's Day with Chris Botti2/14/2020 - 2/15/2020 (next performance: Friday, 2/14/2020)
Back by popular demand, trumpeter extraordinaire Chris Botti delivers a brand-new show that’s perfect for your Valentine! A gifted instrumentalist and a charismatic performer, the former trumpeter for Sting effortlessly crosses the boundaries between pop and classical, jazz and rock.
Center Theatre Group - Los Angeles - Presents:The Book of Mormon2/18/2020 - 3/29/2020 (next performance: Tuesday, 2/18/2020)
This outrageous musical comedy follows the misadventures of a mismatched pair of missionaries, sent halfway across the world to spread the Good Word.
LA Opera - Los Angeles - Presents:Roberto Devereux2/22/2020 - 3/14/2020 (next performance: Saturday, 2/22/2020)
It's good to be the queen...most of the time.
California Chamber Orchestra - Murrieta - Presents:Schubert + SongSaturday, 2/22/2020
Franz Schubert’s Symphony No. 1 plus Samuel Barber’s evocative Knoxville: Summer of 1915 featuring soprano Tasha Koontz.
State Street Ballet - Temecula - Presents:The Jungle Book BalletSaturday, 2/22/2020
State Street Ballet is a vibrant, innovative, professional ballet company based in Santa Barbara, California. Founded in 1994 by former American Ballet Theatre dancer Rodney Gustafson, the company combines the discipline and timeless elegance of classical ballet technique with updated, cutting-edge choreography, producing original works that satisfy today's diverse audiences.
Pacific Symphony - Costa Mesa - Presents:Hadelich Plays Paganini2/27/2020 - 2/29/2020 (next performance: Thursday, 2/27/2020)
Where piano fans look to Rachmaninoff for keyboard virtuosity, violinists turn to Paganini. An outrageously gifted musician, he was also an accomplished composer writing hundreds of pieces including six violin concertos. Sparks will fly as violinist Augustin Hadelich takes the stage. Following is Rachmaninoff’s expressive and quintessentially Russian Symphony No. 3.
Carpenter Performing Arts Center - Long Beach - Presents:One Night Of QueenFriday, 2/28/2020
One Night of Queen, performed by Gary Mullen & The Works
Pacific Symphony - Costa Mesa - Presents:Peter and the WolfSaturday, 2/29/2020
Join Peter and his brave animal friends on an adventure to outsmart the Big Bad Wolf! The Magic Circle Mime Co. and the colorful characters of the orchestra bring this timeless symphonic fairytale to life!
Broadway at the Gardens - Rancho Cucamonga - Presents:Sister Act3/6/2020 - 3/15/2020 (next performance: Friday, 3/6/2020)
A feel-good musical comedy smash based on the hit 1992 film filled with powerful gospel music, outrageous dancing, and a truly moving story!
Carpenter Performing Arts Center - Long Beach - Presents:Ann Hampton Callaway - The Streisand Songbook3/11/2020 - 3/12/2020 (next performance: Wednesday, 3/11/2020)
Callaway puts her pop/jazz spin on the unforgettable songs of the Streisand songbook in a musical portrait of the iconic performer.
Cal State University Fullerton - Fullerton - Presents:Jane Eyre The Musical 3/13/2020 - 3/29/2020 (next performance: Friday, 3/13/2020)
Never Give Up, Never Lose Hope
Kate Hamill - San Diego - Presents:Little Women3/14/2020 - 4/19/2020 (next performance: Saturday, 3/14/2020)
West Coast premiere
By Kate Hamill
Based on the novel by Louisa May Alcott
In association with Dallas Theater Center
Pacific Symphony - Costa Mesa - Presents:Beethoven's Piano Concertos3/19/2020 - 3/21/2020 (next performance: Thursday, 3/19/2020)
An all-Beethoven weekend – in celebration of the iconic composer’s 250th birthday – featuring all five piano concertos with the lavishly talented Alexander Romanovsky.
Pacific Symphony - Costa Mesa - Presents:Beethoven's "Emperor" ConcertoSunday, 3/22/2020
An all-Beethoven program – in celebration of the iconic composer’s 250th birthday – featuring his 4th and 5th piano concertos with the lavishly talented Alexander Romanovsky.