PERFORMING ARTS: Recitals and theater for this week

BALCH AUDITORIUM: 1030 Columbia Ave., Claremont. 607-2671.

—Friday, October 12: Music of contemporary American composers Snow, Thomas, Maslanka and Ryden. 12:15 p.m.

BOONE RECITAL HALL: 241 E. 10th Street, Claremont.

—Thursday, October 11: Student recital with performances by students of the Scripps Music Department. 7:30 p.m.

BRIDGES AUDITORIUM: 450 N. College Way, Pomona College. Box office hours: Monday through Friday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. 621-8032. Tickets may be purchased online at Military discounts are available through box office for most shows.

—Friday, October 26: Silent film Nosferatu (1922) with Hobo Jazz Band. $10. Check out Concessions support Claremont High Theatre. 7 p.m. and midnight screenings.

—Friday, November 9: Claremont Shades presents SCAMFest 2012, showcasing the best of collegiate a cappella music. Tickets for the 17th Annual SCAMFest (Southern California A Cappella Music Festival) are $5 in advance or $10 the day of the show.

—Saturday, November 10: Actor/rapper Donald “Childish Gambino” Glover. $35 8 p.m.

—December 15, 16, 22 and 23: Celebrating its eighteenth season, critically acclaimed Inland Pacific Ballet brings The Nutcracker to life with beautiful sets, dazzling costumes and more than 100 dancers on stage. $37 to $51 with discounts for seniors and children. Show times are 1 and 7 p.m.

—April 20 and 21: Inland Pacific Ballet’s Cinderella is an enchanting version of this classic story featuring music of the famous waltz king, Johann Strauss. $29 to $39 with discounts for seniors and children. Show times are 1 and 7 p.m.

BRIDGES HALL OF MUSIC: Pomona College, 150 E. Fourth St., Claremont. 607-2671.

—Saturday, October 13 at 8 p.m. and Sunday, October 14 at 3 p.m.: Pomona College Orchestra presents Wolf’s Italian Serenade, Ravel’s Piano Concerto in G Major, Cage’s 4’33”, Prokofiev’s Peter and the Wolf and Dvo?ák’s Slavonic Dances Op. 72, Nos. 2 and 7. Eric Lindholm conducts the performance featuring Cynthia Fogg on viola and Genevieve Feiwen Lee on piano. Alfred Cramer, Donna M. Di Grazia, Tom Flaherty, Gwendolyn Lytle and Joti Rockwell narrate. Free admission.

—Sunday, October 21: The Claremont Symphony Orchestra opens their sixtieth season with a program of classical works by Ludwig von Beethoven. The selections include “Leonore” Oveture No. 2, Piano Concerto No. 2 in B-flat, Op. 19 and Symphony No. 2 in D Op. 36. The performance will feature piano soloist, Joel Clifft. 3:30 p.m.

CANDLELIGHT PAVILION: 455 W. Foothill Blvd., Claremont. Thursday, Friday and Saturday evening shows: dinner at 6 p.m., performance at 8:15 p.m.; Sunday evening shows: dinner at 5 p.m., performance at 7:15 p.m.; Saturday and Sunday matinees: lunch at 11 a.m., performance at 12:45 p.m. The summer concert series takes place on Wednesdays at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $20. Dinner will not be served, but beverages and desserts will be available for purchase. 626-1254, ext.1 or

—Wednesday, November 7: Company B: The Andrews Sisters Tribute Act.

—Through November 18: Anything Goes.

HAUGH PERFORMING ARTS CENTER: 1000 W. Foothill Blvd., Glendora. Discounts available for students, seniors and youth. 626-963-9411 or

—October 19 and 20: Citrus Fine and Performing Arts Department presents A Night of Music from Film, an annual showcase of student work featuring video projections, student actors and singers, the Citrus Sierra Wind Symphony and symphonic sound. $10 to $12. 8 p.m.

—Sunday, October 28: Alfred Hitchcock’s The 39 Steps. $15 to $30.

—Tuesday, October 30: The Acting Company in association with The Guthrie Theater presents John Steinbeck’s Of Mice and Men. $15 to $30. 8 p.m.

KRESGE CHAPEL: 1325 N. College Ave., Claremont at Claremont School of Theology.

—Wednesday, October 10: Claremont Graduate University and Claremont School of Theology present works by Beethoven, Brahms and Franck featuring Carissa Gibson on violin. 4:15 p.m.

—Wednesday, October 17: Claremont Graduate University and Claremont School of Theology present a faculty lecture-demonstration featuring the piano music of Claude Debussy with Stewart Gordon on piano. 4:15 p.m.

LEWIS FAMILY PLAYHOUSE: 12505 Cultural Center Drive, Rancho Cucamonga. Call 477-2752 or visit

—Through October 21: Pinkalicious the Musical.

—Wednesday, October 26: The Capitol Steps.

SEAVER THEATRE COMPLEX: Pomona College, 300 E. Bonita Ave., Claremont. The box office is available Monday through Friday from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. and one hour prior to curtain times. Call 607-4375 or e-mail

—October 11 through 14: Kindertransport by Diane Samuels. Thursday through Saturday at 8 p.m. and Saturday and Sunday at 2 p.m. $10 general admission. $5 for students and seniors.


Movie Listings:

LAEMMLE’S CLAREMONT 5 THEATRE: 450 W. Second St., Claremont. 621-5500 or visit for movie listings. General admission $11; students with ID $8.50; children under 12 $8; seniors 62+ $8; bargain price $8 on Monday through Friday for all shows prior to 6 p.m. and Saturday, Sunday and holidays prior to 2 p.m.

—Now playing: Won’t Back Down [PG], Trouble with the Curve [PG13], Pitch Perfect [PG13], The Perks of Being a Wallflower [PG13], Arbitrage [R], The Master [R], The Oranges [R].


Jenelle Rensch covers the calendar, arts and entertainment. Deadline: At least one week before date of the event. Include date, time, address, a contact phone number and fee for admission (if applicable). Phone: 621-4761. Email: Fax: 621-4072. There is NO guarantee that all items submitted will be published. Address: 1420 N. Claremont Blvd., Suite 205-B, Claremont, 91711. 


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