Nine Network presents The 442s in concert on Monday, June 15, at 7:30 p.m. "The 442s take the stage to share their distinctive and innovative blend of jazz, classical, folk and rock music. Attendees are welcome to bring blankets, chairs and picnic baskets, or purchase dinner and beverages from one of several food trucks that will be on site before the concert. At 7:00 p.m., the St. Louis Symphony’s Volunteer Association will sponsor hands-on musical activities for children and families." The performance takes place at The Public Media Commons, 3653 Olive in Grand Center. For more information: ninenet.org.
Opera Theatre of St. Louis presents A Little Lunch Music, a free concert with soprano Devon Guthrie (Pulcheria in Richard the Lionheart), tenor Charles Sy (Adolfo in La rondine), bass-baritone Brandon Cedel (Isacio in Richard the Lionheat), and pianist Damien Francoeur-Krzyzek, on Monday, June 15 at 12:30 PM. The concert takes place at First Presbyterian Church of Kirkwood, 100 East Adams Avenue in Kirkwood. For more information, you may visit experienceopera.org or call 314-961-0644.
Opera Theatre of St. Louis presents Rossini's comedy The Barber of Seville in rotating repertory with three other operas through June 27. This week's performance is on Wednesday, June 17, at 1 p.m. "There's a good reason it's one of the world's most popular operas! Rossini's zany and sparkling score sets the gold standard for opera that is fresh, elegant, funny, and brimming with vocal fireworks. Delight as the young barber Figaro helps Count Almaviva steal the beautiful Rosina from under the nose of her doddering guardian." Performances take place at the Loretto-Hilton Center at 135 Edgar Road on the Webster University campus. All performances are sung in English with projected English text. For more information: experienceopera.org or call 314-961-0644.
Photo: Ken Howard
|Richard the Lionheart|
Photo: Ken Howard
Photo: Ken Howard
The St. Louis Symphony Orchestra presents Classical Mystery Tour: A Tribute to the Beatles on Friday, June 19, at 7:30 p.m. "Classical Mystery Tour returns live with the STL Symphony presenting their legendary tribute to the Fab Four from Liverpool. More than just a rock concert, this show presents over 30 Beatles tunes including “All You Need is Love,” “Hey Jude,” “Twist and Shout” and much more. This tribute features the best of the Beatles like you’ve never heard them before!” The performance takes place at Powell Symphony Hall, 718 North Grand. For more information: stlsymphony.org.
The St. Louis Symphony Orchestra presents Cary Hoffman in My Sinatra on Sunday, June 21, at 2 p.m. "For Father’s Day, join the STL Symphony and actor Cary Hoffman for a 100th birthday celebration in honor of Frank Sinatra. Hoffman brings his celebrated PBS Special, a very true, hilarious and poignant one-man musical play about his love and idolization for his hero Frank, to Powell Hall. Hoffman authentically sings just like his hero, as he weaves over 20 classic Sinatra songs, creating a musical score about his lifelong obsession with Ol’ Blue Eyes.” The performance takes place at Powell Symphony Hall, 718 North Grand. For more information: stlsymphony.org.
The Tavern of Fine Arts presents guitarist Alec Feldges on Friday, June 19, at 8 p.m. "Classical guitarist Alec Feldges performs at the Tavern before returning to school at Mizzou. He will perform music by Granados, Sor, Mertz, and Fuenllana." The Tavern of Fine Arts is at 313 Belt in the Debaliviere Place neighborhood. For more information: tavern-of-fine-arts.blogspot.com.
The Tavern of Fine Arts presents pianist Nicholas Susi on Saturday, June 20, at 8 PM. The Tavern of Fine Arts is at 313 Belt in the Debaliviere Place neighborhood. For more information: tavern-of-fine-arts.blogspot.com.