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Long Beach Symphony: RuMBa Foundation Family Concert

Long Beach Symphony: RuMBa Foundation Family Concert

Bring the entire family! Join us for our third annual Family Concert on Sunday, May 31, 2020. We will be celebrating a musical afternoon of all things under the sea! Families will be able to enjoy interactive musical activities, sing-alongs, conducting, dancing,...
Long Beach Symphony: Love Triangles

Long Beach Symphony: Love Triangles

An exploration of love and war by romantic composers: Franz Liszt, Clara Schumann’s Piano Concerto in A minor with guest soloist Claire Huangci, and Brahms’ Symphony #4 – his final. Eckart Preu, Conductor | Claire Huangci, Piano LISZT: Les Préludes C. SCHUMANN:...
Long Beach Architecture Week 2020

Long Beach Architecture Week 2020

Long Beach Architecture Week is a series of tours, events and educational opportunities that celebrate architecture, promote preservation, sustainability, and new ideas. Giving our community members the opportunity to explore important structures in our city through...
Long Beach Symphony POPS!: A Night of Symphonic Rock

Long Beach Symphony POPS!: A Night of Symphonic Rock

Experience the greatest classic rock hits of all time like never before….with your Long Beach Symphony. A Night of Symphonic Rock featuring an all-star six-piece rock band playing rock anthems that will have you playing air guitar in the aisles. Roger Kalia,...
Long Beach Symphony: Songs of Hope

Long Beach Symphony: Songs of Hope

Songs of Hope will present the Violins in their final Southern California performance with an intimate chamber concert at the historic First Congregational Church of Long Beach under the baton of Maestro Eckart Preu. An ensemble of players from the Long Beach Symphony...
Long Beach Symphony: Violins of Hope

Long Beach Symphony: Violins of Hope

Violins of Hope – Music in remembrance of the Holocaust victims, played on instruments that were once played in the concentration camps. Includes Verdi’s incomparable Requiem, a/k/a the Defiant Requiem. Eckart Preu, Conductor | Niv Ashkenazi, Violin Dina Kuznetsova,...
Long Beach Symphony: Stories of Hope

Long Beach Symphony: Stories of Hope

Stories of Hope launches the Violins of Hope week with an intimate performance at the Aquarium of the Pacific’s new Honda Pacific Visions Theater (limited to 300 seats.) This mixed-media presentation will feature Dr. James Grymes, author of the book Violins of Hope,...
Kontrapunktus presents THE RETURN OF THE BACHS

Kontrapunktus presents THE RETURN OF THE BACHS

KONTRAPUNKTUS, will be making its Long Beach return with a classical concert to be held at the delightful Cal Heights United Methodist Church on Sunday, April 19th. The concert begins at 3 PM and admission and parking are free. The production is named THE RETURN OF...
Build n’ Sip Workshop for Kids

Build n’ Sip Workshop for Kids

Ever Heard Of A Paint N’ Sip Event? Well, let us introduce you to our Build n’ Sip event for kids. Sip on juice as you roll up your sleeves and dive into our STEM (science, technology, engineering, mathematics) kit that allows you to build your very own wooden car...
Expressions: Open Mic Night at East Village Arts Park

Expressions: Open Mic Night at East Village Arts Park

Beautifully Ethnic Presents Expressions is an open mic event for the family. The community will gather at The East Village Arts Park for all to share their gifts through storytelling, dance, music, and poetry. Doors open at 6pm. Come check out local artist and vendors...
Expressions: Open Mic Night at East Village Arts Park

Expressions: Open Mic Night at East Village Arts Park

Beautifully Ethnic Presents Expressions is an open mic event for the family. The community will gather at The East Village Arts Park for all to share their gifts through storytelling, dance, music, and poetry. Doors open at 6pm. Come check out local artist and vendors...
Robo-Tech Fest Long Beach 2020

Robo-Tech Fest Long Beach 2020

In celebration of National Robotics Week, Shared Science hosts its 8th annual Robo-Tech Festival. Families are welcome to explore a variety of workshops designed to peak the interests of those of all ages. Created with the next generation of innovators in mind,...