2017-2018 SNEAK PEEK
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September 16, 2017 |
Saturday | 7:30 p.m.
The Chipper Experience!
Where Comedy & Magic Collide!!
Fun for kids ages 9-99!
Two-Time “Comedy Magician of the Year”, Chipper Lowell, returns to
southern California for an incredible night of side-splitting
comedy, magic, and fun-filled surprises! Chipper has appeared
multiple times on NBC’s THE TONIGHT SHOW, THE DISNEY CHANNEL,
AMERICA’S FUNNIEST PEOPLE!, & DON’T BLINK!, as well as all four
seasons of the CW’s hit series: “MASTERS OF ILLUSION”. Described
as a “Cyclone of high-energy wit & laughs, and jaw-dropping magic!”,
Chipper has performed all over the world, including the U.S.,
Canada, Mexico, England, Malaysia, Australia, and New Zealand.
Audiences and critics alike continue to rave about his hilarious one
man show and onstage antics. Suitable for ages 9 and up, Chipper’s
show is a nonstop roller coaster of edgy comedy, original magic, and
even a bit of dangerous juggling stunts thrown in for good measure.
Come join us! And make sure to bring your family and friends!
You’re in for a laugh-filled and memorable evening of absolute fun!
||September 23, 2017 |
Saturday | 7:30 p.m.
The Marmalade Skies
A multi-genre homage to the timeless music of the Beatles.
This project is a heartfelt tribute to the timeless
music of The Beatles, as told through many musical
languages--rumba flamenca, the Afro-Cuban charanga,
soul/jazz, Pink Floyd-style psychedelia--it's all here,
the classic songs you know and love in brand-new settings.
||October 3, 2017 |
Tuesday | 7:30 p.m.
As the founder of The Byrds, Roger McGuinn is firmly
established as an indisputable industry icon. From his signature 12
string Rickenbacker sound, to his instantly recognizable vocals on
hits like “Turn,Turn,Turn”, “Eight Miles High” and “Mr. Tambourine
Man”, McGuinn didn’t just make music; he made history.
October 7, 2017 | Saturday | 2:00 p.m. & 7:30 p.m.
Raiatea Mokihana Maile Helm set the Hawaiian
music community on fire at age 18, with the release
of her debut CD Far Away Heaven in 2002. Her pure,
clear voice makes her a natural performer of leo
ki`eki`e (Hawaiian falsetto). She is now recognized
as one of Hawai‘i’s premier female vocalists and a
keeper of the Hawaiian falsetto tradition of the
early to mid-20th century. Accompanying herself on
‘ukulele, Raiatea interprets traditional Hawaiian
songs with the mastery and control of a jazz
vocalist and has been heralded as the successor to
such Hawaiian music greats as Aunty Genoa Keawe.
October 26, 2017 | Thursday |
RealNewMusic proudly presents
An Evening with
Join legendary composer
and performer Philip Glass in a moderated conversation
with composer/Shannon Center Theatre Manager Shane Cadman. The
evening will also include Mr. Glass performing some of
his music on piano.
RealNewMusic is an annual concert that
features art music created and
December 9, 2017 |
Saturday | 2:00 p.m. & 7:30 p.m.
Maunalua is known for its tight harmonies and prowess
with slack key guitar. Long a favorite with audiences
all over Hawaiʻi, as well as a number of foreign
countries and the continental U.S., their
always-entertaining performances range from fun,
high-energy songs to sweet and soulful ballads,
interspersed with banter between the three group members
and with the audience. Whether performing for hundreds
at inauguration festivities for then newly-elected
President Obama in 2009, or for a few dozen people at a
backyard paʻina (party), Maunalua never
January 20, 2018 | Saturday | 2:00 p.m. & 7:30 p.m.
The Makaha Sons featuring Jerome Koko with Kimo
Artis and Mark Yim
For 40 years, Jerome Koko and the Makaha Sons have committed
themselves to perpetuating traditional Hawaiian
music throughout Hawai‘i and the World. Their incomparable vocal arrangements and
delightful stage presence filled with comical antics
have won the hearts of thousands of fans
March 17, 2018 | Saturday | 2:00 p.m. & 7:30 p.m.
Legendary Hawaiian musician and guitar-hero Willie K returns to the Shannon Center!
May 26, 2018 | Saturday | 2:00 p.m. & 7:30 p.m.
Robert Cazimero & Halau Na Kamalei
We are excited to once again close our season with the incomparable
Robert Cazimero & Halau Na Kamalei. As always these will be
performances not to be missed!
13406 E. Philadelphia St.
Whittier, CA 90608 562.907.4200