PERFORMING ARTS: Claremont theater listing the week of November 21
BALCH AUDITORIUM: 1030 Columbia Ave., Claremont. 607-2671.
—Friday, November 30: Friday Noon Concert with Brahms’ Sonata in A Major. 12:15 p.m.
BOONE RECITAL HALL: 241 E. 10th Street, Claremont.
—Thursday, November 29: 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 www.pomona.edu/bridges. Military discounts are available through box office for most shows.
—December 2: British stand-up comedian and actor Eddie Izzard. $35. 8 p.m.
—December 8 and 9: TESOCAL presents A Christmas Carol, a musical retelling of Charles Dickens’ classic novel about a Victorian-era miser taken on a journey of self-redemption, courtesy of several mysterious Christmas apparitions. Tickets are $28 for general admission with discounts for seniors, children, groups of 10 or more and the military. 2 p.m.
—December 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.
—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.
—Sunday, November 25: “Russian Extravaganza,” featuring music by Rimsky-Korsakov, Borodin and Tchaikovsky. 3:30 p.m.
—Friday, November 30: Pomona College Choir conducted by Donna M. Di Grazia. 8 p.m.
KRESGE CHAPEL: 1325 N. College Ave., Claremont at Claremont School of Theology.
—Wednesday, November 21: Claremont Graduate University and Claremont School of Theology present Beethoven: An die ferne Geliebte, Op. 98 and Schumann: Liederkreis, Op. 39. 4:15 p.m.
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], Skyfall [PG13], Lincoln [PG13], The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Part 2 [PG13], Silver Linings Playbook [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: firstname.lastname@example.org. 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.