PERFORMING ARTS: Upcoming local theater performances
BALCH AUDITORIUM: 1030 Columbia Ave., Claremont. 607-2671.
—Friday, February 1: Friday Noon Concert Series featuring Trio Lykos. Music by Villa-Lobos. 12:15 p.m.
—Friday, February 8: Friday Noon Concert Series featuring Catalan songs by Mompou and Toldrá.
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 www.pomona.edu/bridges. Military discounts are available through box office for most shows.
—February 28: Country music singer-songwriter Willie Nelson. $45 to $65. 8 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. Showtimes are 1 and 7 p.m.
BRIDGES HALL OF MUSIC: Pomona College, 150 E. Fourth St., Claremont. 607-2671.
—Friday, February 8: “Violin and Piano” featuring music by Brahms, De Falla, Mozart and Vladigerov.
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. 626-1254, ext.1 or www.candlelightpavilion.com.
—Through February 3: I Left My Heart: A Salute to the Music of Tony Bennett.
—February 8 through March 24: The Sound of Music.
—March 29 through May 5: Sweet Charity.
GARRISON THEATER: 241 E. Tenth St., Claremont. Scripps College Performing Arts Center. 607-2634 or visit www.scrippscollege.edu.
—Saturday, March 9 at 8 p.m. and Sunday, March 10 at 3 p.m.: The Claremont Concert Orchestra conducted by David Cubek featuring violinist Hee Yeon (Sarah) Chung.
—Saturday, May 4 at 8 p.m. and Sunday, May 5 at 3 p.m.: The Claremont Concert Orchestra and Concert Choir, conducted by Charles W. Kamm and directed by David Cubek.
HAUGH PERFORMING ARTS CENTER: 1000 W. Foothill Blvd., Glendora. Discounts available for students, seniors and youth. 626-963-9411 or www.haughpac.com.
—Sunday, February 10: An afternoon with GARRISON KEILLOR. The charming, witty and always-entertaining writer Garrison Keillor is nationally known for his widely popular radio show A Prairie Home Companion. In his one-man performance, true to his radio form, Mr. Keillor shares anecdotes about growing up in the American Midwest, the people of Lake Wobegon and “late-life fatherhood.” With his dry sense of humor, Mr. Keillor remains one of the most popular American storytellers of all time. 2 p.m
LEWIS FAMILY PLAYHOUSE: 12505 Cultural Center Drive, Rancho Cucamonga. Call 477-2752 or visit www.lewisfamilyplayhouse.com.
—Through February 10: Aladdin’s Luck.
—March 2 through 10: The Fantasticks.
LYMAN HALL: Thatcher Music Building, 340 N. College Ave., Claremont.
—Friday, February 1 at 8 p.m. and Saturday, February 2 at 8 p.m.: Ussachevsky Memorial Festival featuring electro-acoustic music by Cage, Davidovsky, Flaherty and guest composer Frances White. Lecture/demonstration: Saturday, February 2 at 3 p.m. with Frances White and James Pritchett.
LAEMMLE’S CLAREMONT 5 THEATRE: 450 W. Second St., Claremont. 621-5500 or visit www.laemmle.com 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: Life of Pi [PG], The Impossible [PG13], Zero Dark Thirty [R], Argo [R], The Master [R].
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