PERFORMING ARTS: Claremont shows the week of October 17

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

—Friday, October 26: Friday Noon Concert with Todor Pelev on violin and Genevieve Feiwen Lee on piano. Music by Beethoven. Free admission. 12:15 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.

—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.

—Friday, October 26: Cornucopia Baroque Ensemble featuring Baroque violin, cello, bassoon, theorbo, harpsichord and music by Dieterich Buxtehude and David Pohle. Free admission. 8 p.m.

—Saturday, October 27: “Cage-O-Rama,” music by John Cage featuring voice, prepared piano, percussion, 2 pianos and chamber ensembles. Free admission. 8 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 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.

—Wednesday, October 24: Claremont Graduate University and Claremont School of Theology present “Songs of Travel: Works by Vaughan Williams and Ravel” with Hongsuk Chae, baritone. 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.

LYMAN HALL: Thatcher Music Building, 340 N. College Ave., Claremont.

—Wednesday, October 31: Student recital. Free admission. 8:15 p.m.


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: Pitch Perfect [PG13], The Perks of Being a Wallflower [PG13], Seven Psychopaths [R], The Master [R], Argo [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, CA 91711. 


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