Location Alex Theatre
216 N. Brand Blvd.
Events at Alex Theatre
The orchestra celebrates its 25th season with a concert, conducted by Brad Keimach, performing the Carl Davis score of Charlie Chaplin’s movie “The Rink” during a screening of the film, plus works by Bellini and Beethoven, at 7 p.m. Tickets are $12.50.
LA Chamber Orchestra Presents West Coast Premiere of Anna Clyne Work with Jaime Laredo and Jennifer Koh
Violinists Jaime Laredo and Jennifer Koh join the Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra (LACO) and guest conductor James Feddeck for the West Coast premiere of Anna Clyne’s impressionistic "Prince of Clouds" at 8 p.m. Saturday at the Alex Theatre, repeating at 7 p.m. Sunday at UCLA’s Royce Hall. Clyne's work is a LACO co-commission with the Chicago Symphony Orchestra, IRIS Orchestra and the Curtis Institute of Music. Feddeck also conducts Bach’s "Concerto in D minor for Two Violins, BWV 1043," Mendelssohn’s “The Fair Melusina” Overture and Schubert’s graceful "Symphony No. 3 in D major."
Chelsea Handler, comedian, author and star of “Chelsea Lately” joins Gwyneth Paltrow to discuss Handler’s new book, “Uganda Be Kidding Me,” a hilarious collection of travel essays, at 8 p.m. Tickets are $23 to $73.