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Performing Arts

  • Whizin's Stand-Up Comedy Showcase: Fritz Coleman

    Whizin's Stand-Up Comedy Showcase: Fritz Coleman

    Fritz is a broadcasting icon, well known as a weatherman and stand-up comic. He has received countless accolades, including "Best Weathercaster" by nearly every major newspaper and The City of L.A. named Fritz a “Treasure of Los Angeles.” Dortort Program for the Performing Arts Read More

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  • A Friendship Concert: Trio Artus, world class musicians from Israel, Germany and Poland

    A Friendship Concert: Trio Artus, world class musicians from Israel, Germany and Poland

    Presented in honor of International Holocaust Remembrance Day by the Whizin Center and the Sigi Ziering Institute, together with the Consulates from Israel, Germany and Poland. Esti Rofe, Flute, Krzysztof Kaczka, Flute, Perry Schack, Guitar, and with Jasna Popovic, Pianist. Read More

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  • Romeo & Juliet with Dudamel

    Romeo & Juliet with Dudamel

    With an exclusive pre-show lecture presented by Alan Chapman, Classical KUSC producer/host Alan Chapman joins us for this exciting two-part musical adventure series where he will first provide a pre-performance overview to increase your appreciation of classical music and the concert experience. Then attend an electrifying Los Angeles Philharmonic concert in thrilling Orchestra View seats, directly behind the orchestra, facing the extraordinary Music Director, Maestro Gustavo Dudamel. Program- Schnittke: (K)ein Sommernachtstraum Tchaikovsky: Violin Concerto Tchaikovsky: Violin Concerto Prokofiev: Selections from Romeo and Juliet Lisa Batiashvili’s passionate and poetic approach is ideally suited to Tchaikovsky’s thrilling Romantic concerto. With its wonderfully dancing tunefulness and vivid orchestration, Prokofiev’s Romeo and Juliet score follows in the footsteps of Tchaikovsky’s beloved ballet music. Read More

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  • LA Phil Presents: Romeo and Juliet with Dudamel (Lecture Only)

    LA Phil Presents: Romeo and Juliet with Dudamel (Lecture Only)

    With an exclusive pre-show lecture presented by Alan Chapman, Classical KUSC producer/host Alan Chapman joins us for this exciting two-part musical adventure series where he will first provide a pre-performance overview to increase your appreciation of classical music and the concert experience. Read More

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  • The Great American Songbook & All That Jazz on Film

    The Great American Songbook & All That Jazz on Film

    Celebrate the musical genius of the 20th century with electrifying screen performances by Billie Holiday, Louise Armstrong, Ella Fitzgerald, Frank Sinatra and more with Jazz Historian and Film Archivist Mark Cantor. Read More

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  • Whizin's Stand-Up Comedy Showcase: Annie Korzen

    Whizin's Stand-Up Comedy Showcase: Annie Korzen

    Following last year’s sold out performance, Annie returns to our stage with a sequel: More Tales from the Mouth. She was the recurring Doris Klompus on Seinfeld, is a Moth Mainstage storyteller and an Artist-in-Residence with Jewish Women’s Theatre. Dortort Program for the Performing Arts. Read More

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  • LA Phil Presents: Salonen & Sibelius

    LA Phil Presents: Salonen & Sibelius

    With an exclusive pre-show lecture presented by Alan Chapman, Classical KUSC producer/host Alan Chapman joins us for this exciting two-part musical adventure series where he will first provide a pre-performance overview to increase your appreciation of classical music and the concert experience. Then attend an electrifying Los Angeles Philharmonic concert in thrilling Orchestra View seats, directly behind the orchestra, facing the Conductor Laureate Esa-Pekka Salonen. Celebrating the 100th anniversary of Finnish independence, Conductor Laureate Esa-Pekka Salonen – the greatest living conductor/composer from Finland – leads Sibelius’ final two symphonies, less frequently heard masterpieces that demonstrate where his musical thinking was headed. Principal Concertmaster Martin Chalifour performs the composer’s Humoresques for violin and orchestra.’s beloved ballet music. Read More

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  • LA Phil Presents: Salonen & Sibelius (Lecture Only)

    LA Phil Presents: Salonen & Sibelius (Lecture Only)

    With an exclusive pre-show lecture presented by Alan Chapman, Classical KUSC producer/host Alan Chapman joins us for this exciting two-part musical adventure series where he will first provide a pre-performance overview to increase your appreciation of classical music and the concert experience. Celebrating the 100th anniversary of Finnish independence, Conductor Laureate Esa-Pekka Salonen – the greatest living conductor/composer from Finland – leads Sibelius’ final two symphonies, less frequently heard masterpieces that demonstrate where his musical thinking was headed. Principal Concertmaster Martin Chalifour performs the composer’s Humoresques for violin and orchestra.’s beloved ballet music. Read More

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