Saturday, September 10, 2016
Rise Up Singing!
Rachael Worby Curates and Conducts the MUSE/IQUE Orchestra
Matthew McCray Directs
Charles “LIL BUCK” Riley
The “Ambassador of Soul” Ellis Hall
The Spirit Chorale of Los Angeles
Rachael Worby reimagines the Gershwin’s towering American masterpiece, “Porgy and Bess,” in an energetic retelling, packed with Gershwin favorites mashed-up with grooving modern classics. This powerful performance is full of love, empathy and reconciliation. MUSE/IQUE brings together an unexpected cast of characters to tell the timeless tale. Music by the Gershwin Brothers, Quincy Jones, Ashford and Simpson, Lionel Richie, Laura Nyro and more!
5 REASONS TO EXPERIENCE SUMMER/TIME
Celebrate the American Soul
Tickets start at $25.
World dance sensation Charles "LIL BUCK" Riley ingeniously masters “jookin” which blends ballet with cutting edge street dance.
“Ambassador of Soul” and Ray Charles protégé Ellis Hall electrifies with his earth shaking vocals.
Kenton Chen infuses passion into his eclectic jazz-fusion style.
Glimmerglass Festival favorite and LA Opera Young Artist soprano, Vanessa Becerra delights with her sensational sound.
Rachael Worby and the MUSE/IQUE Orchestra send the music soaring through the audience and into the night sky.
FREE PARKING AT CALTECH.
INTIMATE, BUT LIVELY TABLE SEATING.
FOOD & WINE AVAILABLE FOR PURCHASE. (CLICK HERE FOR MENU) Call the Kitchen for Exploring Foods at 626.793.7218 to pre-order gourmet boxed meals or a fully-serviced family-style meal! *Deadline to order is September 7 at Noon.
Beckman Mall Lawn at Caltech
Located at 332 S. Michigan Ave.
Pasadena, CA 91106
Event opens at 5:30 for mingling and dining.
At 7:30 we unleash an exhilarating, non-stop 90-minute adventure in sound.