CALENDAR

WEEK OF Mar 27–Apr 3

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CLASSICAL

Mar 30, 7:30pm: “AN AMERICAN HERITAGE”  Espressivo Orchestra plays works by Ives, Rorem & Copland. Peace United, 900 High Street, Santa Cruz. Click HERE

Apr 1, 7:30pm; Apr 2, 3pm: “PERSISTENCE OF MEMORY”  SC Chamber Players perform vocal and instrumental music by  Debussy, Ravel, Chris Pratorius-Gomez, Reynaldo Hahn, and Enriquez Valderrabano. Christ Lutheran, 10707 Soquel Drive, Aptos. Click HERE on on ad, left.

JAZZ, RAGTIME & BLUES

Mar 27, 7 & 9pm: “STILL DREAMING”  Joshua Redman & friends. Kuumbwa Jazz, 320 Center Street, Santa Cruz. Click HERE

Mar 30, 7pm: CELEBRATING ELLA FITZGERALD  Santa Cruz Women of Jazz. Kuumbwa Jazz, 320 Center Street, Santa Cruz. Click HERE

Mar 31, 7pm: NEXT GENERATION JAZZ FESTIVAL  Opening night judge’s concert. Golden State, 417 Alvarado, Monterey. 68 groups from nine states will compete. Click HERE

Apr 1 & 2, starting 9am: NEXT GENERATION JAZZ FESTIVAL  Various venues in downtown Monterey. High school, middle school, college competitions all day, with winners showcased in evening concerts at the Golden State. Click HERE

POP, ROCK, GOSPEL, WORLD

Mar 30, 8pm: YOUNDER MOUNTAIN STRING BAND  Golden State, 417 Alvarado, Monterey. Click HERE

Apr 1, 7:30pm: CAROLYN SILLS COMBO  Americana. Kuumbwa Jazz, 320 Center Street, Santa Cruz. Click HERE

Apr 2, 7:30pm: EILEN JEWELL  Americana. Kuumbwa Jazz, 320 Center Street, Santa Cruz. Click HERE

THEATER, COMEDY

Mar 30, 7:30pm; Mar 31 & Apr 1, 8pm; Apr 2, 2pm: August Strindberg’s THE DANCE OF DEATH  Colligan Theater, 1010 River Street, Santa Cruz. Click HERE

Mar 31, 11:30am & 7pm; Apr 1 & 2, 2pm: PETER PAN, THE MUSICAL  Cabrillo Crocker Theater, 6500 Soquel Drive, Aptos. Click HERE

Mar 31 & Apr 1, 7:30pm: Eve Ensler’s THE VAGINA MONOLOGUES  Pink Flamingo, 2115 N Fremont, Monterey. Click HERE

Mar 31, 7:30pm; Apr 1, 2 & 7:30pm; Apr 2, 2pm: Disney’s JUNGLE BOOKS KIDS  SoDA Onstage, Golden Bough Playhouse, Monte Verde between 8th & 9th, Carmel. Click HERE 

Mar 31, 8pm: NEW YORK GILBERT & SULLIVAN PLAYERS  Sunset Center, San Carlos & 9th, Carmel. Click HERE

Mar 31 & Apr 1, 8pm; Apr 2, 2pm: James Goldman’s THE LION IN WINTER  Directed by Wendy Edmonds. Park Hall, 9400 Mill Street, Ben Lomond. 336-4777. Click HERE, or on ad, left.

Mar 31 & Apr 1, 8pm: Stephen Schwartz’ GODSPELL  Paper Wing Theatre, 320 Hoffman, Monterey. Click HERE

Apr 2, 1:30pm: Paul Rudnick’s I HATE HAMLET  Readers Theater production, featuring Jeffrey T Heyer. Monterey Museum of Art, 559 Pacific Street, Monterey. Click HERE

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