Pre- and Post-Show Discussions

Prior to or immediately following selected Luther Burbank Center for the Arts performances, you are invited to explore the fascinating details of history, practice, biography, and cultural issues that shape the extraordinary programs on our stages. These free presentations by acclaimed artists and knowledgeable educators and scholars provide aesthetic, historical, and social context. Through these interactive discussions, audience members gain greater enjoyment and understanding of performances, while enriching and informing their overall theater experience. Admission is free to all event ticket holders.

2017-2018 Schedule

Aida Cuevas – Totalmente Juan Gabriel Wed., Oct. 4, 2018 at 8:00pm
Pre-show discussion at 7:00pm
Symphony Pops Series
Ellis Hall, Ambassador of Soul performing Ray Charles, Motown & Beyond
Sun., Oct. 14, 2018 at 3:00pm
Pre-show discussion with Conductor Michael Berkowitz at 2:00pm
Rodney Strong Vineyards Dance Series
Complexions Contemporary Ballet
Wed., Oct. 17, 2018 at 8:00pm
Pre-show discussion at 7:00pm
Symphony Pops Series
Holiday Soundtracks
Sun., Dec. 16, 2018
Pre-show discussion with Conductor Michael Berkowitz at 2:00pm
Symphony Pops Series
Tribute to Judy & Liza at the Palladium
Sun., Feb. 24, 2019 at 3:00pm
Pre-show discussion with Conductor Michael Berkowitz at 2:00pm
Symphony Pops Series
Music of the Knights
Sun., Apr. 28, 2019 at 3:00pm
Pre-show discussion with Conductor Michael Berkowitz at 2:00pm