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Orchestra Europa and Scott Ellaway perform Nico Muhly

October 18, 2020 | By | Category: Classical Music and Opera

Orchestra Europa presents a new digital concert series under the banner of the American Orchestra Europa Foundation and made available to home audiences with an ensemble of 10 freshly minted California based Orchestra Europa Fellows, newly graduated from conservatories including Colburn and USC. The first of these is Wednesday, Oct. 21, at 8 pm (Eastern) 5 pm (Pacific). In […]



Fall Cliburn at Home Schedule

October 18, 2020 | By | Category: Classical Music and Opera

The Cliburn announced the fall Cliburn at Home digital line-up, including Cliburn Masterpiece, a new series that examines the who, what, when, where, and how of the greatest piano works. Cliburn laureates and other esteemed specialists, in and outside the field of music, join host Buddy Bray to lead us through the story of each piece — the composer, the background, the narrative, […]



The Wallis presents Reena Esmail’s Piano Trio

October 14, 2020 | By | Category: Classical Music and Opera

The Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts presents a four-part digital series featuring violinist Vijay Gupta, cellist Peter Myers and pianist Suzana Bartal performing composer Reena Esmail’s Piano Trio, which blurs the boundaries between Indian and Western classical music. The broadcasts, each featuring one of the chamber works’ four movements, will be offered online over […]



The Wallis presents ‘Wiesenthal’

October 14, 2020 | By | Category: Theater and Dance

The Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts presents a digital engagement of WIESENTHAL, the critically acclaimed Off-Broadway production based on the life of Simon Wiesenthal written by and starring Tom Dugan, available digitally Oct. 20 – 27, 2020. Directed for the stage by Jenny Sullivan, the riveting one-man show, filled with hope, humanity and humor, tells the true story […]



The Philharmonic Society of Orange County 2020/21 Season Updates

October 2, 2020 | By | Category: Classical Music and Opera

The Philharmonic Society of Orange County has updated its 2020-21 season, including the addition of new artists, digital initiatives to further the reach of its musical and educational offerings, and an optimistic intent to resume in-person performances in the spring. Diversity and a spotlight on historically underrepresented communities and voices in classical music will serve […]



Center Theatre Group Launches Digital Stage

October 2, 2020 | By | Category: Theater and Dance

Center Theatre Group has announced the immediate launch of their newest venue, the Digital Stage. Currently housing its ever-expanding library of education, community outreach and Art Goes On videos, CenterTheatreGroup.org/DigitalStage will also feature a collection of new audio and video series including Live from the KDT, Theatrical Experiences, The Forum and Audio Adventures. Center Theatre Group is partnering with artists and arts […]



Watch and Listen with the LA Phil

October 2, 2020 | By | Category: Classical Music and Opera, Entertainment and Events

Visit the LA Phil’s website to experience: SOUND/STAGE SOUND/STAGE is a new online collection of concert films and interviews, essays, and artwork that offer deeper insights into the music. Performances range from orchestral concerts featuring Gustavo Dudamel and the LA Phil to sets from Kamasi Washington, Andra Day, and Chicano Batman. In Concert at the […]



Check in with LA Opera

September 18, 2020 | By | Category: Classical Music and Opera

While LA Opera awaits its cue to return to live performances onstage, the company has turned to creating an array of online content through the LA Opera At Home initiative, which will soon expand to include a series of exciting new Digital Shorts commissions. Since the launch of LA Opera At Home on March 17, 2020, these popular online offerings have accumulated more […]



Icons of Darkness movie memorabilia at The Montalbán

September 16, 2020 | By | Category: Entertainment and Events, Film

This fall, beheaded beasts, blood-gushing villains, 14-foot aliens and the world’s most beloved blockbuster heroes will converge on Los Angeles for an immersive entertainment experience. Icons of Darkness (IOD) will premiere at The Montalbán in partnership with TV actor, writer, producer and director Richard “Rich” Correll. One of the most extensive, privately owned collections of its kind, IOD will offer […]



Long Beach Opera fall programming

September 16, 2020 | By | Category: Classical Music and Opera

While the Covid-19 pandemic has shuttered many performing arts organizations around the world, Long Beach Opera (LBO) has been industriously devising live innovative performance opportunities for both its artists and audiences.  Three new offerings are announced for fall 2020 including the 2020 Songbook, a fundraiser premiering 20 newly commissioned works, Viva VERDI, an online course focusing on […]