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

Symphony Pops Series
What a Wonderful World: A Tribute to Louis Armstrong
Sun., Oct. 22, 2017 at 3:00pm
Pre-show discussion with Conductor Michael Berkowitz at 2:00pm
Symphony Pops Series
A Holly Jolly Pops
Sun., Dec. 10, 2017
Pre-show discussion with Conductor Michael Berkowitz at 2:00pm
Rodney Strong Vineyards Dance Series
Pilobolus
Wed., Jan. 31, 2018 at 8:00pm
Pre-show discussion at 7:00pm
Symphony Pops Series
Symphonic Surfin’ Safari featuring Papa Doo Run Run
Sun., Feb. 18, 2018 at 3:00pm
Pre-show discussion with Conductor Michael Berkowitz at 2:00pm
Symphony Pops Series
Love, Lust, and Rock ‘n’ Roll featuring Storm Large
Sun., Apr. 22, 2018 at 3:00pm
Pre-show discussion with Conductor Michael Berkowitz at 2:00pm
Rodney Strong Vineyards Dance Series
Versa-Style Dance Company
Tue., Apr. 24, 2018 at 8:00pm
Pre-show discussion at 7:00pm