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Ukulele Virtuosi Jake Shimabukuro Announced At The Center For The Arts Photo Ukulele Virtuosi Jake Shimabukuro Announced At The Center For The Arts
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 3, 2021

Ukulele superstar Jake Shimabukuro, one of the most exceptional and innovative ukulele players in the history of the instrument, brings his virtuosic playing to Pepperdine University's Smothers Theatre in Malibu to kick off the 2021‚Äď2022 season at the Lisa Smith Wengler Center for the Arts on Tuesday, September 21, 2021 at 8 p.m. and Wednesday, September 22, 2021 at 8 p.m.

Dave Koz and Friends Christmas Will Come to The North Charleston PAC in December Photo Dave Koz and Friends Christmas Will Come to The North Charleston PAC in December
by Stephi Wild - Aug 2, 2021

Chart-topping, GRAMMY-nominated saxophonist Dave Koz returns to the road this holiday season with the 24th annual Dave Koz and Friends Christmas Tour 2021 with South African guitarist/singer Jonathan Butler, trumpeter Rick Braun, saxophonist Richard Elliot and introducing vocalist Rebecca Jade.

DAVE KOZ AND FRIENDS: CHRISTMAS TOUR On Sale at Playhouse Square This Friday Photo DAVE KOZ AND FRIENDS: CHRISTMAS TOUR On Sale at Playhouse Square This Friday
by A.A. Cristi - Jul 20, 2021

Chart-topping, GRAMMY-nominated saxophonist Dave Koz returns to the road this holiday season with the 24th annual Dave Koz and Friends Christmas Tour 2021 with South African guitarist/singer Jonathan Butler, trumpeter Rick Braun, saxophonist Richard Elliot and introducing vocalist Rebecca Jade.

Van Wezel Announces Additional Shows for 2021-2022 Season Photo Van Wezel Announces Additional Shows for 2021-2022 Season
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 20, 2021

The Hall has announced¬†three holiday performances for the 2021-2022 season, including the¬†Broadway-style musical with circus artistry, Cirque Dreams Holidaze, the Dave Koz and Friend's Christmas Tour 2021 featuring a brilliant selection of musicians, as well as a special performance by Emmy nominee Michael Londra in Celtic Yuletide ‚Äď Christmas in Ireland.

The South Miami-Dade Cultural Arts Center Announces 2021-2022 Season Line Up Photo The South Miami-Dade Cultural Arts Center Announces 2021-2022 Season Line Up
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 16, 2021

The South Miami-Dade Cultural Arts Center has announced its 2021-2022 season lineup starring over 20 different performers. The lineup features dance performances, holiday special events, musical tributes, family-friendly shows, Indie Flicks, and much more. The season kicks off on Saturday, October 9 with comedian Rex Havens.

The Los Angeles Philharmonic Announces Contract Extensions for Herbie Hancock and Tho Photo The Los Angeles Philharmonic Announces Contract Extensions for Herbie Hancock and Thomas Wilkins
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 1, 2021

The Los Angeles Philharmonic Association announced today contract extensions for Herbie Hancock as the Creative Chair for Jazz and Thomas Wilkins as Principal Conductor of the Hollywood Bowl Orchestra.

Frontyard Festival To Continue Through Mid-December Photo Frontyard Festival To Continue Through Mid-December
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 22, 2021

Encouraged by overwhelmingly positive feedback from guests, artists and sponsors, Dr. Phillips Center today announced it will extend its award-winning Frontyard FestivalTM through mid-December. The festival was originally expected to close June 12.  

Hollywood Bowl Named Amphitheater Of The Decade At 32nd Annual Pollstar Awards Photo Hollywood Bowl Named Amphitheater Of The Decade At 32nd Annual Pollstar Awards
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 17, 2021

The Hollywood Bowl, one of the leading outdoor music venues in the world and the summer home of the Los Angeles Philharmonic, was honored as the winner of Amphitheater of the Decade last night at the 32nd Annual Pollstar Awards at The Beverly Hilton in Beverly Hills, CA.

Createtheater Will Present Online Premiere of REWIND: A NEW 80s MUSICAL This Month Photo Createtheater Will Present Online Premiere of REWIND: A NEW 80s MUSICAL This Month
by Stephi Wild - Jun 5, 2021

REWIND is an original new musical about love, redemption and the magic of second chances. It tells the story of a powerful producer who derails a young girl's promising music career. When the producer meets an untimely end, he is barred from heaven, and in order to gain entrance he must, with a little help from the Universe, rewind time and help her reclaim her true destiny.

Monterey Jazz Festival Announces 2021 Next Generation Jazz Orchestra Members Photo Monterey Jazz Festival Announces 2021 Next Generation Jazz Orchestra Members
by Stephi Wild - May 18, 2021

Monterey Jazz Festival is proud to announce the 2021 members of its Next Generation Jazz Orchestra, the Festival's internationally-renowned high school all-star big band, featuring the best high school jazz musicians in the country.

The Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall Announces 2021-2022 Subscription Series Photo The Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall Announces 2021-2022 Subscription Series
by Stephi Wild - May 17, 2021

The Broadway Series includes Escape to Margaritaville (October 29), Come From Away (November 23-28), Beautiful - The Carole King Musical (January 18-19), Jersey Boys (January 25-26), An American in Paris (February 2-3), Anastasia (March 18-20), An Officer and a Gentleman (April 6-7), South Pacific (April 14-15) and Fiddler on the Roof (April 19-21).

Cynthia Erivo, Christina Aguilera, Viola Davis and More Announced for Hollywood Bowl  Photo Cynthia Erivo, Christina Aguilera, Viola Davis and More Announced for Hollywood Bowl 2021 Summer Series
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 11, 2021

The Los Angeles Philharmonic Association has announced its 2021 summer season at the Hollywood Bowl, marking its long-awaited return to the iconic venue following the cancellation of its 2020 summer season. Following the latest public health and reopening guidelines from Los Angeles County, the LA Phil will offer more than 50 performances.

Celebrity Chef Alton Brown and More Announced At The King Center Photo Celebrity Chef Alton Brown and More Announced At The King Center
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 26, 2021

Three new shows have been announced at the King Center.

Blues Band Rock Legend Joins Bucks County Playhouse's Spring Concert Series Photo Blues Band Rock Legend Joins Bucks County Playhouse's Spring Concert Series
by Stephi Wild - Mar 22, 2021

Bucks County Playhouse will launch its Spring music series with a concert by Lehigh Valley Blues-Rock legend, Craig Thatcher, and his frequent collaborator, accomplished keyboardist, Cliff Starkey. Thatcher and Starkey will perform at the iconic New Hope venue on April 2 and 3 at 8 pm.

Irvine Barclay Theatre Presents a Livestreamed Concert From David Benoit Trio Photo Irvine Barclay Theatre Presents a Livestreamed Concert From David Benoit Trio
by Stephi Wild - Mar 9, 2021

David Benoit Trio is presented by Virtual Events @theBarclay on Saturday, April 3, 2021 at 7pm PST/10pm EST.

BWW Review: EDGING NORMAL, Performed by Desmond Richardson, Choreographed by Jacob Jo Photo BWW Review: EDGING NORMAL, Performed by Desmond Richardson, Choreographed by Jacob Jonas, Premieres February 22, 2021
by Valerie-Jean Miller - Feb 22, 2021

Films.Dance, a groundbreaking global film series produced by and under the creative direction of LA-based Jacob Jonas The Company continues on February 22 with EDGING NORMAL, the fifth of 15 short dance films to be released to the community at no cost every Monday through May 8, 2021. 

Sax Great Michael Lington to Release Duet Album 'Alone Together' in March Photo Sax Great Michael Lington to Release Duet Album 'Alone Together' in March
by A.A. Cristi - Feb 19, 2021

What do you do when you can't hit the road in 2020? You turn your home studio into a premiere virtual performance destination with a popular ongoing series of weekly shows on the StageIt Platform, invite your musical friends to be your guests, record all the performances, and a year later release an extraordinary album of duets Alone Together.

Films.Dance Continues With EDGING NORMAL Photo Films.Dance Continues With EDGING NORMAL
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 15, 2021

Films.Dance,¬†a groundbreaking global film series produced by and under the creative direction of LA-based Jacob Jonas The Company continues on February 22 with¬†EDGING NORMAL, the fifth of 15 short dance films to be released ‚Äď to the community at no cost every Monday through May 8, 2021.¬†

Films.Dance Continues With Short Film Featuring Desmond Richardson Photo Films.Dance Continues With Short Film Featuring Desmond Richardson
by A.A. Cristi - Feb 12, 2021

Films.Dance, a groundbreaking global film series produced by and under the creative direction of LA-based Jacob Jonas The Company continues on February 22 with EDGING NORMAL, the fifth of 15 short dance films to be released - to the community at no cost every Monday through May 8, 2021.

New Haven's Shubert Theatre Announces Valentine's Day Weekend Programming Photo New Haven's Shubert Theatre Announces Valentine's Day Weekend Programming
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 25, 2021

The Shubert Theatre in New Haven, CT has announced a full line-up of virtual programming to patrons seeking to safely celebrate Valentine’s Day Weekend this year. The schedule includes Next Stop: New Haven: at home Late Nite edition, plus much more.

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