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The historic Ford Theatres presents a summer season of music, dance, theatre, film and family events in its 1,200-seat outdoor Amphitheatre. Picnicking is encouraged! Food and beverages are available for purchase onsite. Check online for detail on performances, ticket prices, dates and times.
West Coast’s premier smooth jazz event features the newest and best in smooth jazz. Jazz fans from around the country flock to Avalon for this event year after year. Over 30 top recording artists are scheduled to perform at the festival, which always takes place in October. Tickets start at $40 October 10 – 13 October 17 – 20
Daniel Corral, Alexander Gedeon, and the Now Hear Ensemble present Concerto for Having Fun with Elvis on Stage
On October 18, 2019, composer Daniel Corral, director/performer Alexander Gedeon, and the Now Hear Ensemble will premiere part 1 of Concerto for Having Fun with Elvis on Stage (CHFES) at Automata in Los Angeles. CHFES combines live music and theatrical performance to reframe the cultural significance of the “worst album in rock and roll history.” “Having Fun with Elvis on Stage” is a 1973 album collaged entirely from Elvis speaking on stage between songs at live concerts – no music. AllMusic’s Mark Deming declared “hearing it is like witnessing…
► Contact Benita at (818) 470-5734 ► For electronic versions of photos suitable for print: www.danceart.org/pressinfo FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – BENITA BIKE’S DANCEART RETURNS TO LOS ANGELES MISSION COLLEGE Benita Bike begins its 2019-2020 dance season with a program of dance exploration at Los Angeles Mission College’s beautiful AMP Theater on Thursday, October 24, 7pm. Join members of the community, students, and faculty for this unique dance experience where you’ll see great dancing and also tell the artists what you…
The Soraya is known for exceptional flamenco performances. This season we welcome the most renowned Gypsy flamenco dynasty, the man named the “greatest flamenco dancer of this new century” by The New York Times: “Farruquito” (Juan Manuel Fernández Montoya).
A native of Monterey, Mexico, Sonia De Los Santos has been hailed by Billboard as “one of the Latin Children’s music artists you should know.” This debut concert reflects her experiences growing up in Mexico and moving to another country, learning about other cultures, and, in the process, feeling closer to her own heritage. Check website for time and tickets
Flamenco! Journey Orchestra Concert Santa Cecilia Orchestra Sonia Marie De Leon de Vega, conductor Flamenco artist, Maria Bermudez Program: Gluck- Dance of the Furies from “Orfeo ed Euridice” Mendelssohn- Symphony No. 4 in A Major Op. 90 “Italian” De Falla- “El Amor Brujo” with guest flamenco artist, Maria Bermudez This musical journey will introduce you to great masterpieces and take you to distant lands, to different times and finally, deep into the heart of Flamenco. Our trip begins with the…
From the ashes of Los Angeles’ 1992 rebellion/riots arose a collective of East Side musicians committed to respectfully continuing the legacy of over 70 years of Chicano Rock. Quetzal forges a sound that will simultaneously make you dance and contemplate change, a sound as rich and complex as their pluri-ethnic barrio experience.
Melissa Etheridge Walt Disney Concert Hall SAT NOV 16, 8:00PM Artist Melissa Etheridge About This Performance One of the most celebrated singer-songwriters of her generation, Melissa Etheridge has over the course of her three-decade career evolved gracefully from rough-hewn folk-rocker to balladeer to first-tier blues singer. This special concert draws material from throughout her catalog – including the forthcoming The Medicine Show – and celebrates a career spent living out loud. Programs, artists, dates, prices and availability subject to change.
The Cinematic Orchestra Walt Disney Concert Hall SAT NOV 23, 8:00PM Artist The Cinematic Orchestra Patrick Watson, special guest About This Performance Returning after a 12-year recording hiatus, The Cinematic Orchestra celebrate the release of their new album To Believe with a very special concert at Walt Disney Concert Hall. Over the last decade, the groundbreaking British group have been continuously celebrated for their unique sonic language, which combines jazz and transcendental orchestration with elegant electronics to tell cohesive and…