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PREVIEW THE ARTS MAGAZINE

Mountain View Center for the Performing Arts Winter/ spring Spring 2017 schedule of events


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ebruary Events Peninsula Youth Theatre’s Stories on Stage

TheatreWorks Silicon Valley

The Talented Clementine

Crimes of the Heart A Classic American Comedy By Beth Henley Directed by Giovanna Sardelli

January 11, 12 & 13 previews at 8 pm Tuesdays & Wednesdays at 7:30 pm Thursdays & Fridays at 8 pm Saturdays at 2 & 8 pm Sundays at 2 & 7 pm Three hard-luck Mississippi sisters are betrayed by their passions in this Southern Gothic classic—a zany, warm-hearted, and brilliantly imaginative tale of relationships run amok and dreams gone awry. In a hurricane of hilarity and hurt, Lenny’s turning 30, Meg’s fresh from rehab, and Babe’s out on bail, testing the boundaries of sisterhood in a world full of pitfalls and a town without pity. MainStage | January 11 - February 5 Adult ticket prices range from $35-89 depending on date, time of performance and seat location Discounts available for seniors, students and educators. (TheatreWorks' ticket prices are subject to change and include a $3 Facility Use Fee)

By Sara Pennypacker

City of Mountain View Performing Arts Committee

High School One-Act Play Festival Friday, February 3 at 8 pm Saturday, February 4 at 8 pm The 2017 High School One-Act Play Festival, sponsored by the Mountain View Performing Arts Committee and Foothill College Theatre Arts Department, highlights the talents of local high school-aged directors and performers. This year’s festival includes selections from the One-Act series “Collective Dating” by Bay Area native, V.B. Leghorn.

Friday, February 17 at 9:30 & 11 am Saturday, February 18 at 11:30 am & 1:30 pm Clementine does N-O-T want to be in her class talent show, because she doesn't think she has a talent to share. She tries all of the talents her neighbor Margaret isn't doing - will she find the perfect act before she has to miss the show? A World Premiere adaptation. SecondStage | Friday $8; Saturday $10 (Saturday ticket price includes $2 facility use fee)

SecondStage | $10 (Ticket price includes a $2 Facility Use Fee.)

The Flamenco Society of San Jose

Andalucia Featuring Jesus Mendez and Company

Saturday, February 11 at 7:30 pm

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Experience an unforgettable performance of breathtaking flamenco and passion, featuring a cast of some of the best and most original gypsy flamenco artists in the world, including legendary singer Jesus Mendez; dancer Antonio Molina “El Choro;” virtuoso flamenco guitarist Manuel Valencia; and the cheerful percussion of Luis Carrasco. This outstanding world-renowned ensemble of musicians will delight the audience with the sensuality, emotion, elegance and power of the art of Andalucia in southern Spain. MainStage | $42 - 58 based on seating (Ticket prices include a $3 Facility Use Fee)

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Lamplighters Music Theatre

Nova Vista Symphony Association

Patience

People’s Choice: Rodrigo, Strauss, Beethoven

By Gilbert & Sullivan

Saturday, February 18 at 8 pm Sunday, February 19 at 2 pm

Saturday, February 25 pre-show lecture at 7 pm Performance at 7:30 pm

Reginald Bunthorne pursues the winsome and simple milkmaid Patience while simultaneously enjoying the worshipful adoration of 20 lovesick groupies; the uproarious confusion of a hapless corps of jilted Dragoon Guards; and the hilarity that ensues with the unexpected appearance of a handsome, rival aesthetic poet. MainStage | $54-$49 adults; $49-$44 seniors; $25 educators, students (21 & under) and children (12 & under)

Nova Vista Symphony returns with classical favorites, including “Till Eulenspiegel's Merry Pranks” by Strauss and Beethoven’s “Egmont Overture” and a side-by-side performance of the San Jose Youth Chamber Orchestra. MainStage | $27 Adults; $17 seniors/students; free for children 12 and under. (Ticket prices include a $2 Facility Use Fee)

(Ticket prices include a $3 Facility Use Fee)

Patience by Gilbert & Sullivan

Jewish Circle Theatre

Love Sick February 23 - March 12 Preview on Thursday, February 23 at 8 pm Wednesdays through Saturdays at 8 pm Sundays at 2 & 7 pm Special matinee on Wednesday, March 1 at 2 pm Love Sick is a world premiere musical play that follows one woman's journey through a fervent love affair followed by her gradual descent into madness. Helmed by acclaimed director Christopher Renshaw and starring Ofra Daniel in an unforgettable tour-de-force performance, Love Sick draws on the passionate poetry of the ancient Hebrew text the Song of Songs. SecondStage | $57 adults; $48 seniors; $28 students (while available). Special preview pricing on February 23 - $52

Youth Drama for All

Planet Fizz! Sunday, February 26 at 1:30 & 4 pm Join us for Youth Drama For All’s 10th anniversary musical — an outer space odyssey to Planet Fizz! Our amazing cast of special needs performers, general education students and young adults, play a group of small-town friends, reminiscing about previous aspirations while adventuring from planet to planet. MainStage | $20 adults; $18 seniors, students (21 & under), children (12 & under) and groups of 10 or more. (Ticket prices include a $2 Facility Use Fee)

(Ticket price includes a $3 Facility Use Fee.)

Peninsula Open Space Trust Wallace Stegner Lectures

Gary Snyder Tuesday, February 21 at 8 pm Gary Snyder’s extensive outdoorsmanship, travel and study of Buddhism have long-influenced his perspectives and his writing. This acclaimed poet will talk about how his life’s work has been inspired by his deep connection to the natural world. Gary Snyder is speaking as part of POST’s annual Wallace Stegner Lectures. MainStage | $40 all tickets (Ticket price includes a $3 Facility Use Fee)

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Smuin Ballet’s Dance Series 01

Smuin Ballet

Peninsula Youth Theatre

Dance Series 01

Cats

Thursday, March 2 at 8 pm Friday, March 3 at 8 pm Saturday, March 4 at 2 & 8 pm Sunday, March 5 at 2 pm

Saturday, March 11 at 2 pm & 7:30 pm Sunday, March 12 at 1 pm & 6:30 pm Friday, March 17 at 7:30 pm Saturday, March 18 at 2 pm & 7:30 pm Sunday, March 19 at 1 pm

Smuin Ballet opens its 23rd Season with Dance Series 01, a mixed repertory program introducing the work of Houston Ballet Artistic Director Stanton Welch with his acclaimed Indigo; presenting a world premiere by Garrett Ammon, Artistic Director of Wonderbound; and paying tribute to the 15th anniversary of the most defining event in modern American history with Michael Smuin’s Stabat Mater, originally choreographed as a response to the 9/11 tragedy. MainStage | $56-72, depending on seating preference; $28 Students. Group (of 10 or more) discounts available.

Schooltime Shows: Thursday, March 16 & Friday, March 17 at 9:30 am Jellicle Cats come out at midnight for their annual ball, where they vie to be chosen for rebirth into a new life. Innovative, evocative and packed with exuberant choreography, the international award winning Andrew Lloyd Webber musical is truly the cat's meow! MainStage | $24 Adults; $18 Seniors (over 62)/Children (12 & under). (Ticket price includes $2 facility use fee)

(Ticket prices include a $3 Facility Use Fee)

Peninsula Open Space Trust Wallace Stegner Lectures

Mark Bittman Tuesday, March 21 at 8 pm American food journalist Mark Bittman is inspired by nature and the ways humans impact the health of our environment through what we eat. He will share key insights from the documentary series “California Matters” about the intersection of environmental issues and food production in our state. MainStage | $40 all tickets. (Ticket price includes a $3 Facility Use Fee)

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Pacific Ballet Academy

Spring Showcase Saturday, March 25 at 1 & 5 pm Sunday, March 26 at 1 & 5 pm Pacific Ballet Academy of Mountain View presents its annual concert featuring student dancers and members from the Pacific Ballet Studio Company. Excerpts from Swan Lake and Paquita will be performed as well as new choreography by our faculty. MainStage | $30 Adults; $28 Seniors/Students; $25 Children (12 & under) (Ticket price includes $2 Facility Use Fee)

Upstage Theater

Spring Awakening Friday, March 31 at 7:30 pm Saturday, April 1 at 2 and 7:30 pm Sunday, April 2 at 7:30 pm Mission Chamber Orchestra of San Jose

SoundByte Symphony Thursday, March 23 at 7 pm An hour-long concert of themes from your favorite movies, video games and symphonic works: Star Wars, Game of Thrones, Romeo and Juliet, World of Warcraft, Harry Potter, 1812 Overture, Beethoven's 5th, Superman and more! Stay after the concert to enjoy refreshments and mingle with the orchestra members. MainStage | $29 all tickets. Discounts available for groups of 2. (Ticket price includes a $2 Facility Use Fee)

Spring Awakening explores the journey from adolescence to adulthood with a poignancy and passion that is illuminating and unforgettable. This landmark musical is an electrifying fusion of morality, sexuality and rock and roll that is exhilarating audiences across the nation like no other musical in years. The winner of 8 Tony Awards, including Best Musical, and told by Duncan Sheik and Steven Sater through, what Entertainment Weekly called, “the most gorgeous Broadway score this decade.” Mature subject matter and language. SecondStage | $22 Adults; $17 Students (Ticket price includes $2 facility use fee)

Peninsula Youth Theatre’s Stories on Stage

Raggedy Ann and Andy Friday, March 24 at 9:30 & 11 am Saturday, March 25 at 11:30 am & 1:30 pm When one of their fellow dolls is snatched, Raggedy Ann and Andy leave the toy box to search for her, taking along a worn-out camel. Their search becomes a grand adventure, complete with pirates! A World Premiere adaptation. SecondStage | Friday $8; Saturday $10

PYT’s Raggedy Ann and Andy

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Role Reversal Saturday, April 22 at 7:30 pm A musical theater cabaret featuring performances of songs written for the opposite gender. This special Peninsula Youth Theatre Teen Intensive is directed by high-school sophomore Amanda Chan. SecondStage | $27 all tickets. (Ticket prices include a $2 facility use fee)

PYT’s Role Reversal

Smuin Ballet

Dance Series 02

Peninsula Youth Theatre’s Stories on Stage

Officer Buckle and Gloria

Friday, May 5 at 8 pm Saturday, May 6 at 2 & 8 pm Sunday, May 7 at 2 pm

TheatreWorks Silicon Valley

Rags America’s Greatest Unknown Musical

April 5, 6 & 7 previews at 8 pm Tuesdays & Wednesdays at 7:30 pm Thursdays & Fridays at 8 pm Saturdays at 2 & 8 pm Sundays at 2 & 7 pm

By Peggy Rathmann

Smuin’s Dance Series 02 features a world premiere by Trey McIntyre celebrating the 50th anniversary of San Francisco’s Summer of Love; the return of Choreographer-in-Residence Amy Seiwert’s visually stunning Broken Open; and a world premiere by Smuin dancer Nicole Haskins, recently honored by the National Choreographic Institute. MainStage | $56-72, depending on seating preference; $25 Students. Group (of 10 or more) discounts available.

Friday, May 5 at 9:30 am & 11 am Saturday, May 6 at 11:30 am & 1:30 pm Officer Buckle’s safety speeches are a snooze – until he is assigned canine helper Gloria! This charming adaptation is based on the Caldecott Medal Book by Peggy Rathmann, and was created specifically for Stories on Stage. SecondStage | Friday $8; Saturday $10 (Saturday ticket price includes $2 facility use fee)

(Ticket prices include a $3 Facility Use Fee)

Hope, good will and fierce determination light the ragtag journey of Jewish Immigrant Rebecca and her son from European persecution to new lives in the teeming, turn-of-the-century tenements of New York in this exhilarating musical from the creators of Fiddler on the Roof and Wicked. MainStage | April 5 - 30 Adult ticket prices range from $35-89 depending on date, time of performance and seat location. Discounts available for seniors, students and educators. (TheatreWorks' ticket prices are subject to change and include a $3 Facility Use Fee)

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Peninsula Youth Theatre

Cinderella Saturday, May 13 at 2 & 7:30 pm Sunday, May 14 at 1 & 6:30 pm Friday, May 19 at 7:30 pm Saturday, May 20 at 2 & 7:30 pm Sunday, May 21 at 1 pm

Palo Alto Ballet School

Spring Performance 2017 Saturday, May 27 at 2 & 6 pm

Schooltime Shows: Thursday, May 18 & Friday, May 19 at 9:30 am

Palo Alto Ballet School is pleased to present its 2017 Spring Performance featuring its Youth Program students performing excerpts from the ballet Le Corsaire. Artistic Director Ramon Moreno stages this sumptuous classical ballet with choreography by Marius Petipa. In addition, there will be a contemporary dance piece choreographed by Adrienne Foley. The program features a guest artist, professional dancer Alex Kramer.

You'll have a ball at this irreverent and hysterical musical version of Cinderella, where the mice dance, the fairy's full of sass and the wicked step-mother has to be seen to be believed! MainStage | $24 Adults; $18 Seniors (over 62)/Children (12 & under) Group discount for groups of 10 or more $20 (Ticket price includes a $2 Facility Use Fee.)

MainStage | All tickets $25 (Ticket price includes a $2 Facility Use Fee.)

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Silicon Valley Alliance Church

SVAC Life Orchestra Annual Concert Sunday, May 21 at 3:30 pm Highly acclaimed SVAC Life Orchestra presents its 18th annual concert showcasing a splendid combination of symphonic works by classical masters, contemporary sacred songs, jazz and modern Chinese compositions. Life Orchestra’s local, talented and young musicians create an event to remember in this festive concert. SecondStage | All tickets $12 (Ticket price includes a $2 Facility Use Fee.)

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Directions

Sun 5 Love Sick

2 pm

Sat 15 Rags

2 & 8 pm

Thu 9 Love Sick

8 pm

Sun 16 Rags

2 & 7 pm

Wed 1 Crimes of the Heart

2 & 7:30 pm

Thu 2 Crimes of the Heart

8 pm

Sat 11 Cats

Fri

3 Crimes of the Heart

8 pm

Sat 11 Love Sick

Fri

3 One-Act Play Festival

8 pm

Sun 12 Cats

Sat

4 Crimes of the Heart

8 pm

Sun 12 Love Sick

Sat

4 One-Act Play Festival

Sun 5 Crimes of the Heart Sat 11 Andalucia Fri 17 The Talented Clementine

Fri 10 Love Sick

8 pm

Tue 18 Rags

7:30 pm

2 & 7:30 pm

Wed 19 Rags

7:30 pm

8 pm

Thu 20 Rags

8 pm

1 & 6:30 pm

Fri 21 Rags

8 pm

2 & 7 pm

Sat 22 Rags

2 & 8 pm

8 pm

Thu 16 Cats

9:30 am

2 pm

Fri 17 Cats

9:30 am & 7:30 pm

Sun 23 Rags

2 & 7 pm

7:30 pm

Sat 18 Cats

2 & 7:30 pm

Wed 26 Rags

2 & 7:30 pm

Sun 19 Cats

1 pm

Thu 27 Rags

8 pm

Tue 21 Mark Bittman

8 pm

Fri 28 Rags

8 pm

Thu 23 SoundByte Symphony

7 pm

Sat 29 Rags

8 pm

Sun 30 Rags

2 pm

9:30 & 11 am

Sat 18 The Talented Clementine

11:30 am & 1:30 pm

Fri 24 Raggedy Ann

Sat 18 Patience

8 pm

Sun 19 Patience

2 pm

Tue 21 Gary Snyder

8 pm

Thu 23 Love Sick

8 pm

Sat 25 Spring Showcase

1 & 5 pm

Fri 24 Love Sick

8 pm

Sun 26 Spring Showcase

Sat 25 People’s Choice: Rodrigo, Strauss, Beethoven 7:30 pm

Fri 31 Spring Awakening

Sat 25 Love Sick

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March Thu 2 Dance Series 01

8 pm

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8 pm

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3 Dance Series 01

8 pm

Fri

3 Love Sick

8 pm

Sat

4 Dance Series 01

Sat

4 Love Sick

8 pm

Sun 5 Dance Series 01

2 pm

2 & 8 pm

and Andy

9:30 & 11 am

Sat 25 Raggedy Ann and Andy

Sat

Sat 22 Role Reversal

7:30 pm

5 Officer Buckle

1 & 5 pm

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7:30 pm

Sat

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and Gloria

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9:30 & 11 am 8 pm

11:30 am & 1:30 pm 2 & 8 pm

Sun 7 Dance Series 02

2 pm

1 Spring Awakening

2 & 7:30 pm

Sun 2 Spring Awakening

7:30 pm

Sat 13 Cinderella

2 & 7:30 pm

Wed 5 Rags

8 pm

Sun 14 Cinderella

1 & 6:30 pm

Thu 6 Rags

8 pm

Thu 18 Cinderella

9:30 am

Fri

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8 pm

Fri 19 Cinderella

9:30 am & 7:30 pm

Sat

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8 pm

Sat 20 Cinderella

2 & 7:30 pm

Sun 9 Rags

2 & 7 pm

Sun 21 Cinderella

1 pm

Tue 11 Rags

7:30 pm

Wed 12 Rags

7:30 pm

Thu 13 Rags

8 pm

Fri 14 Rags

8 pm

Sun 21 SVAC Life Orchestra Annual Concert

3:30 pm

MVCPA’s three theaters and support spaces may be booked for performing arts events, meetings, conferences, educational activities, as a film soundstage, as a recording studio or as a photography space. For information, call 650-903-6556.

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Sat 27 Spring Performance 2016

2 & 6 pm

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MOUNTAIN VIEW CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS CITY OF MOUNTAIN VIEW 500 CASTRO ST. PO BOX 7540 MOUNTAIN VIEW, CA 94039.7540

Februrary 7 - April 10: Karim Alwali, mixed media

June 13 - August 7: Andrew Irvine, ceramics

April 11 - June 12: Ming Lee, watercolors

August 8 - October 2: Dotti Cichon, photography

Preview Winter/Spring 2017  

What's on stage at MVCPA from February 1 through May 31, 2017