2016 -17 Performances

October 2016

Ragamala Dance Company
Written in Water

Co-Artistic Directors
Ranee Ramaswamy & Aparna Ramaswamy
Prema Ramamurthy & Amir ElSaffar, Composers

Performances are subject to change.

November 2016

A Post-Modern Political Vaudeville

Culture Clash

with special guests: La Santa Cecilia, Cristela Alonzo,
Buyepongo, Pacifico Dance Company and Marga Gomez
Directed by Dan Guerrero
VPAC original

José James presents 
Yesterday I Had The Blues: The Music of Billie Holiday

John Ono Lennon
The Fab Faux Celebrate A Life in Songs
with The Hogshead Horns,
The Creme Tangerine Strings, Erin Hill,
Jim Boggia, and Burbank Voices

Serj Tankian
performing with CSUN Symphony
Elect the Dead & Orca Symphony
Composed by Serj Tankian
VPAC Original

Leslie Odom Jr.

Charlie Chaplin's Modern Times,
Timothy Brock, Conductor
New West Symphony

Akram Khan Company
Chotto Desh

Performances are subject to change.

December 2016

Vienna Boys Choir
Christmas In Vienna

Fiesta Mexicana: Feliz Navidad

Choir of Trinity Wall Street,
Trinity Baroque Orchestra
Julian Wachner, Director
Handel's Messiah

Sponsored by Kathleen P. Martin

Beyond La Bamba: A New American Sound,
with Las Cafeteras

Danú, A Christmas Gathering: Féile Na Nollag

Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center
Bach's Brandenburg Concertos

The Hot Sardines
Holiday Stomp

Performances are subject to change.

January 2017

Jacaranda Music and VPAC Present
A Celebration of John Adams
Curated by Patrick Scott
VPAC original

Hansel & Gretel:
A Wickedly Delicious Musical Treat 
Musical by Justin Roberts & Ernie Nolan 
Fairy Tale by The Grimm Brothers 
Micah Chambers-Goldberg, Animator 
Directed by Michael Matthews
VPAC Original

Performances are subject to change.

February 2017

St. Lawrence String Quartet
Adams Quartet No. 1
Beethoven's String Quartet in A minor

The Summit:
The Manhattan Transfer and Take 6

wild Up
Adams / Punk Rock / Player Piano
Christopher Rountree, Conductor
Featuring: Hallelujah Junction 
& Shaker Loops by John Adams
VPAC original

La Santa Cecilia


Maria Schneider Orchestra

The Nile Project

Performances are subject to change.

March 2017

Aspen Santa Fe Ballet
New work by Cherice Barton
VPAC original

Book by Arthur Laurents
Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim
Music by Leonard Bernstein
McCoy Rigby Entertainment

St. Petersburg Philharmonic Orchestra
Yuri Temirkanov
Artistic Director & Chief Conductor
Garrick Ohlsson, piano
Brahms Piano Concerto No. 1
Shostakovich Symphony No. 5

Buster Keaton’s The General
Richard Kaufman, Conductor
New West Symphony

Performances are subject to change.

April 2017

Colburn Orchestra
Ludovic Morlot, Guest Conductor
Symphonie Fantastique by Berlioz

Tickets only available at VPAC's Ticket Office
in person or by calling (818) 677-3000

VPAC Celebrates Doc's 90th!
Doc Severinsen and His Big Band

Taj Express: The Bollywood Musical Revue

Lila Downs
with Monsieur Periné

Performances are subject to change.

May 2017

Book by Dale Wasserman
Lyrics by Joe Darion
Music by Mitch Leigh
McCoy Rigby Entertainment

Martha Graham and American Music
Martha Graham Dance Company
wild Up
Christopher Rountree, Conductor
VPAC original

Sponsored by Elizabeth Purcell

Performances are subject to change.