Entertainment and Events

MUSE/IQUE’s Summer of Sound at Caltech

June 21, 2017 | By Julie Riggott | Category: Entertainment and Events, Theater and Dance

MUSE/IQUE’s Summer of Sound concert series takes place on June 24, July 22 and Aug.
26 at Caltech’s Beckman Mall Lawn in Pasadena.
Saturday, June 24, at 7:30 p.m.
RITMO/TOWN features renowned composer and pianist Alfredo Rodríguez, the incomparable Ballet Hispánico and singer/actress Paulette Ivory (Fela, The Lion King, Smokey Joe’s Cafe) as they team up with Rachael Worby and the [...]



Free Tickets to Angel City Chorale

May 30, 2017 | By Julie Riggott | Category: Classical Music and Opera, Entertainment and Events

Angel City Chorale (ACC), the esteemed Los Angeles choir led by Founder-Artistic Director Sue Fink, will present Interactive, an imaginative and multidimensional concert event during the first weekend in June. An engaging, one-of-a-kind event that rebels against the traditions of choral performance, Interactive will fuse choir and cyberspace to break down the barriers between performer [...]



Steve Tyrell at the Arcadia Performing Arts Center

May 22, 2017 | By David Maurer | Category: Entertainment and Events

Bantering with his audience at the Arcadia Performing Arts Center on May 20, Steve Tyrell seems to be a man completely comfortable and in his element, as if he’s been doing this his entire life. Only he hasn’t. He came to his singing career in his mid-40s more by happenstance and has since gone on [...]



Free Tickets to BELLA GAIA at Caltech

April 10, 2017 | By Julie Riggott | Category: Entertainment and Events

BELLA GAIA, the renowned audiovisual experience lead by director-composer Kenji Williams and the BELLA GAIA Ensemble, will present BELLA GAIA – A Poetic Vision of Earth From Space for one night only on Saturday, April 15. The immersive event combines NASA satellite imagery, time-lapse nature photography, cultural heritage footage and live performances of music and [...]



Free Tickets to Yves Lambert Trio at Theatre Raymond Kabbaz

March 13, 2017 | By Julie Riggott | Category: Entertainment and Events

Theatre Raymond Kabbaz (TRK), the performance space at Le Lycée Français de Los Angeles, presents Quebec-based Yves Lambert Trio on March 17 to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day and the month of the Francophonie (French Language). The 70-minute performance will start at 7:30 p.m., but get there early for a free beer tasting before the show.
With [...]



Free Tickets to Theatre Raymond Kabbaz

January 18, 2017 | By Julie Riggott | Category: Entertainment and Events

Theatre Raymond Kabbaz presents LA-based composer/conductor Derrick Spiva, Jr. and Bridge to Everywhere, a 16-piece ensemble dedicated to performing music by composers who celebrate cultural diversity through interwoven musical traditions, on Friday, Jan. 20.
“Music Without Borders” features five world premieres of original works by Spiva, all inspired by traditional music from Ghana, India, Mexico, Eastern [...]



Discount Tickets to Havana Cuba All-Stars

November 2, 2016 | By Julie Riggott | Category: Entertainment and Events

A special offer from the Philharmonic Society of Orange County: 20 percent off tickets to the U.S. debut tour of the Havana Cuba All-Stars on Wednesday, Nov. 9, at 8 p.m. at Renée and Henry Segerstrom Concert Hall, Segerstrom Center for the Arts.
Enjoy a lively evening as Cuba’s greatest musicians bring the rhythmic dance music [...]



Party With Inner-City Arts

July 11, 2016 | By Julie Riggott | Category: Entertainment and Events

Inner-City Arts, one of the nation’s most effective arts education providers, hosts the 10th Annual Summer on Seventh event on Saturday, July 16, at 6 p.m. Each summer, Inner-City Arts invites friends, supporters and local arts and culture lovers to its award-winning campus in Downtown Los Angeles to celebrate the transformational power of creativity. Over [...]



Free Marina del Rey Summer Concerts

July 7, 2016 | By Julie Riggott | Category: Classical Music and Opera, Entertainment and Events

The free Marina del Rey Summer Concerts start tonight! Enjoy stellar musical performances this summer at Burton Chace Park — outdoors, by the water and under the stars. Symphonic Thursdays and Pop Saturdays both start at 7 p.m. Concerts are presented by the L.A. County Department of Beaches and Harbors.
CONCERT SCHEDULE
Symphonic Thursdays – 7 p.m.
July 7
Opera [...]



MUSE/IQUE Presents Summer of Sound Concerts at Caltech

July 6, 2016 | By Julie Riggott | Category: Classical Music and Opera, Entertainment and Events, Featured Articles, Theater and Dance

MUSE/IQUE celebrates its five-year anniversary as a counter-conventional orchestra with three summer concerts on Caltech’s Beckman Mall Lawn.
Conductor and Artistic Director Rachael Worby and the orchestra, based in Pasadena, have dedicated their Summer of Sound concerts to the music and influence of George (and Ira) Gershwin. Rachael is an arts entrepreneur, and her artistic vision shapes MUSE/IQUE, weaving [...]