The first of three Summer Festival Orchestra performances will feature internationally renowned violinist Yuval Yaron at 7 pm Sunday, June 4, at the Rancho Bernardo Community Presbyterian Church. Yaron, a music professor at UC Santa Barbara (present) and Indiana University, will perform the Beethoven Violin Concerto.
This concert kicks off the new Summer Festival Orchestra concert series directed by Alyze Dreiling, Artistic Director and Conductor, and features masterworks by Beethoven, Mozart, and Haydn. Additional concert dates take place at St Bartholomew’s Church on June 25 featuring the Mozart Symphonie Concertante and July 16, presenting Bryan Verhoye with the Beethoven Piano Concerto No. 4. Suggested donation of $15 per concert.
What awaits when you step outside your normal routine and follow the open road? Where does an unleashed life lead? The anticipation and unknown explodes in this program of adventure stories about going, changing and moving on the open road. Stories by David Guterson, Stephen Dobyns and more.
Write Out Loud brings literature to life – aloud – with rehearsed readings by professional actors. Each program explores specific themes by weaving a variety of stories, poems and sometimes music together into a literary tapestry. A complimentary reception at 6:15 precedes each performance at 7:00 pm.
Neighborhood restaurants will open their doors for the foodie event of the summer, Taste of Little Italy Presented by U.S. Bank, in San Diego’s Little Italy from 5:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. Attendees can stroll the sidewalks of Little Italy enjoying live music on street corners and taste bites from dozens of popular restaurants in the area. Ticket holders will receive a Taste Passport mapping out a list of participating restaurants and their menu offerings including appetizers, entrees, desserts and beverages.
Shaping Sound returns to the Center for another electrifying mash-up of dance styles and musical genres. The contemporary dancers who rose to fame on So You Think You Can Dance and Dancing With The Stars will thrill audiences of all ages with their exhilarating collaboration of explosive choreography, dynamic rhythm, speed, and physical strength, all coming together to give shape and form to sound.
Inspired by the painting A Sunday Afternoon on the Island of La Grande Jatte by Georges Seurat, Sunday In The Park With George, Stephen Sondheim’s stunning masterpiece merges past and present into beautiful, poignant truths about life, love and the creation of art. One of the most acclaimed musicals of our time, this moving piece was nominated for an astounding 10 Tony Awards including Best Musical with such songs as “Putting It Together”, “Move On”, ”Sunday” and “Children And Art”. One night only! Tickets available for purchase at door.
Whether you are a first timer or bake every week, join others in braiding a 6-braider a chocolate flavored or invent your own.
Come out and support our Havurim members in Mary Poppins! Jen Stuart is the director, Madeline Stuart is starring as Jane Banks, Emma Stuart is a teddy bear, and Emily Nelson is designing the costumes, with help from Peggy Helminiak!
The show is Friday, June 23rd at 7:00 pm at Old Town Theater. Tickets sell out extremely fast. If you would like to go, Jen needs a confirmation by June 1st so she can pick up the tickets early. Tickets are $10.00 each and we can plan dinner as the date approaches. Please let us know right away. It’s a great way to spend time together and to support our members!