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Steve Ross ~ Cole Porter & Beyond

International cabaret and concert performer Steve Ross brings his sophisticated touch, delicious sense of humor and his heartfelt ballads together in tonight’s program featuring the music of Cole Porter. Steve is such a master at putting a debonair spin on Cole Porter’s musical high jinks that his persona is that of a polished party entertainer, articulating every rhyme and double entendre.

Edmund Bagnell ~ He Plays the Violin

Edmund Bagnell is best known as 1st Violinist and vocalist of the internationally acclaimed group Well Strung. Through stories and song, Edmund celebrates all things music from classical to standards and from pop to Broadway, and of course with a good dose of fiddle thrown in. This evening shows a different side of Edmund Bagnell in this personal and uplifting journey through music.

Musical Director Mark Hartman Directed by Michael Schirall Conceived by Mark Cortale

A Tribute to Lalo Guerrero: Father of Chicano Music with Dan & Mark Guerrero

Lalo Guerrero will be long-remembered as the Father of Chicano Music. His sons Dan and Mark will celebrate his legacy through film and performance. Dan will screen the documentary film he produced that aired nationally on PBS stations. Lalo Guerrero The Original Chicano explores Mexican-American history through Lalo’s songs and life story and features tributes from Linda Ronstadt, Cheech Marin, Dolores Huerta and Edward James Olmos among others luminaries. Mark will close the evening performing songs written by the beloved entertainer and activist.
Musical direction by Michael Collum
with David Andrews Rogers on the piano

COVID-19 Safety Guidelines

To Your Health While California has eased pandemic restriction, your health and well-being remain our top priority. We require all patrons, staff members, and volunteers to be fully vaccinated and masked at all times while inside our building. Upon entry, each person will be asked to present their vaccination card and picture ID. Hand sanitizing…

Luminary Luncheon with Bob Mackie

Luminary Luncheon with Bob Mackie December 16, 2021 Bob Mackie Join us for an intimate look into the life and career of Bob Mackie. This incomparable American fashion designer and costumier is best known for his dressing of entertainment icons such as Ann-Margret, Lucille Ball, Cher, Carol Burnett, Diana Ross, Carol Channing and many more. Hear…

Auditions

Coachella Valley Repertory is accepting video auditions from both Equity and non-union actors for Life X 3 by Yasmina Reza, directed by Joanne Gordon. Please submit a 2-3 minute monologue of your choice below. If you have any technical issues, please email Joanne Gordon at joanne.gordon@csulb.edu. Rehearsals and performances will take place from January 4…

Play Season of “Hopes, Dreams & Expectations” 2021-2022

Tickets for CVRep’s 2021-2022 Play Season are on sale now! Buy Tickets Subscription Series Performances are Tuesday through Sunday Evening shows start at 7:30 pm | Matinees start at 2:00 pm In addition to buying tickets online, you may purchase your subscriptions by calling the box office at (760) 296-2966 ext. 115   Subscription Prices…

The Latsos Featuring the Music of Joe Giarrusso ~ CVRep’s Benefit Live Performance

CVRep Presents Live: The Latsos ~ Featuring the Music of Joe Giarrusso ~ Sunday, December 12, 2021 at 2:00 PM Join the incomparable piano duo Giorgi Latso and Ana Fedorova-Latso for this CVRep benefit performance. Help us raise the much-needed funding for our Theatre. Also joining the Latsos are John Walz, Kaitlyn Farley and David…