Event

Samueli Theater, 600 Town Center Drive, Costa Mesa, CA

March 23, 2019

7:00 pm To 8:30 pm

Catherine Russell is that rarest of entities – a genuine jazz and blues singer – who can sing virtually anything. Her voice is full blown femininity incarnate; a dusky, stalwart and soulful instrument that radiates interpretive power yet remains touchingly vulnerable.Read more…

Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts, 9390 North Santa Monica Boulevard, Beverly Hills, CA

March 23, 2019

7:30 pm To 9:30 pm

She’s simply a music legend. Triple Grammy winner, Tony winner, UN Goodwill Ambassador and NEA Jazz Master Dee Dee Bridgewater makes her Wallis debut with a tribute to the rich soul tradition of the city where she was born.Read more…

James R. Armstrong Theatre, 3330 Civic Center Dr, Torrance, California 90503, USA

March 23, 2019

8:00 pm To 9:30 pm

The Caribbean island of Cuba has influenced development of multiple musical styles in the 19th and 20th centuries. Cuban music includes classical pieces, some with predominantly European influences, and much of it inspired by both Afro-Cuban and Spanish music.Read more…

Beyond Baroque, 681 Venice Blvd., Los Angeles, Venice, CA 90291, USA

March 23, 2019

8:00 pm To 10:00 pm

When poet, playwright and activist Ntozake Shange’s “For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Suicide/When the Rainbow Is Enuf” hit Broadway in 1976, this seminal play changed the lexicon of womanhood not only for women of color but for America.Read more…

New Roads School, Moss Theatre, 3131 Olympic Blvd., Santa Monica, CA 90404, USA

March 23, 2019

8:00 pm To 10:00 pm

OMAR SOSA is shaping a new synthesis of Latin, World and American jazz. His style evokes distant echoes of McCOY TYNER’s power, KEITH JARRETT’s improvisational flights of fancy, and THELONIOUS MONK’s angular harmonies.Read more…