Friday offers best-of-all-music Pop, Rock & Soul, with its show featuring tribute performances of Michael Jackson, Tina Turner and James Brown; and Big Bad Boogie Rock, which promises to get funky and rock to the best disco and rock music with its long hair, guitars and high energy. Three bands entertain on Saturday. These include Gwen in Doubt, giving the audience the music of Gwen Stefani and No Doubt; and Metalachi, mixing the best heavy metal rock with a crazy mariachi band. Long Duck Dongs will perform all the classic hits of the 1980s and its high-energy performance will likely keep fairgoers dancing and singing along.
For the BSJ production, Symphony Silicon Valley has gone back to the source, BSJ music director and conductor George Daugherty reached out to ballerina balloons, dancer balloons, ballet balloon, birthday balloons, ballerina party, ballet decorations, pink balloons, 18&q English National Ballet librarian Lars Payne, who painstakingly reconstructed Minkus’ original score from the original Bolshoi Moscow and Imperial Ballet St, Petersburg productions, “Minkus himself got in on the act, changing his stuff,” Daugherty says, “But over the decades, the ballet changed greatly, People wrote new orchestrations, and then other people rearranged those orchestrations without going back to Minkus’ music, It became a crazy circus of contributors.”..
Art, Wine & Jazz Festival coming to Brentwood. BRENTWOOD — The Brentwood Art Society will host the 12th annual Brentwood Art, Wine & Jazz Festival at the Streets of Brentwood, 2565 Sand Creek Road. The event is 11 a.m.-9 p.m. Aug. 24 and 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Aug. 25. The festival brings together local vintners, artists and musicians representing a multiple genres of jazz. The Artist Garden will feature original pieces by more than 40 local artists in various media, including oil watercolor, pencil, clay, bronze and more.
My Very First Nutcracker: A child-friendly version of the classic Christmas ballet, Dec, 15-24, Hammer Theatre, 101 Paseo de San Antonio, San Jose, Tickets start at $12.50, http://sanjosenutcracker.com, Alcoholidaze—Another Round: San Jose Stage Company is serving up another round of their two-night holiday cabaret, featuring Stage regulars Allison F, Rich, Keith Pinto, Courtney Hatcher, Will Springhorn, Jr, and Alison Ewing, Dec, 21-22, The Stage, 490 S, ballerina balloons, dancer balloons, ballet balloon, birthday balloons, ballerina party, ballet decorations, pink balloons, 18&q First St., San Jose, $30-$45, https://www.thestage.org/tickets, 408-283-7142..
His tone isn’t so much stern as matter-of-fact: this dance and your performance are to be respected. There’s honor on stage, there’s reverence in craft. “There’s a discipline you have to have, whether you like it or not: you have to do X, Y and Z,” agrees Director David McCauley. “It’s getting harder to teach that because the view is that to be told that you have to be quiet is somehow infringing on kids’ natural right to express themselves.”.