CC Symphony Shifts – Marina Symphony Offers Summer @ Burton Chase Park

As they do every year, the wonderful Culver City Orchestra shifts identity to become the Marina del Rey Symphony, presenting a full schedule of concerts, opera, dance and musical theater at Burton Chase Park in the Marina. Bring a picnic, a jacket, a blanket to sit on and one to wrap yourself in.
If you bring a chair, please make sure it has a low back to not obstruct the view of those behind you.

Symphonic Thursdays-Free
All Concerts Start at 7:00 PM

Thursday, July 11, 2019
Opera at the Shore
The Marina del Rey Symphony begins its Symphonic Thursdays series with stage performances and selections from Puccini’s “La Bohème” followed by a live screening and performance of a new score by Craig Safan to the 1925 silent movie, “The Phantom of the Opera.”

Thursday, July 25, 2019
Sights, Sounds & Dance in America
The Marina del Rey Symphony teams again with the Nancy Dobbs Owen Dance Troupe for a celebration of American dance, with selections from Gershwin’s “An American in Paris”
Craig Safan’s “Sirens,” based on his work “Odysseus”
Aaron Copland, 4 Dance Episodes from “Rodeo”
Stravinsky, “The Firebird.”

Thursday, August 8
Kronos Quartet
The Grammy-winning strings troupe brings classical music into the 21st century with innovative sounds and a vibrant stage presence.
(The Marina del Rey Symphony is not performing.)

Thursday, August 22 and
Saturday August 24
Cole Porter, “Kiss Me Kate,” fully staged with the same production team from last year’s “South Pacific,” Conductor Fetta and Stage Director Zeffin Quinn Hollis. LINK for more information

Pops Saturdays-Free
All Concerts Start at 7:00PM

Saturday, July 20, 2019
Rickie Lee Jones

Saturday, August 3
Jon Batiste

Saturday, August 17
Leela James

Saturday, August 31
Jenny and the Mexicats

Parking is always very crowded, so taking public transportation is highly recommended.

County Lot 4: 13500 Mindanao Way,

West of Admiralty Way-fee as posted

County Lot 5: 4545 Admiralty Way,

entrance on Bali Way-fee as posted

County Lot 77: 13560 Mindano Way,

West of Admiralty Way-fee as posted

Culver City Symphony Orchestra is the parent orchestra.

Rich Capparela of KUSC, 91.5fm, is the concert host:

For more info, go to www.culvercitysymphony.org/

www.culvercitysymphony.org

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