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Performance Events

The American Civil Rights Movement, Selma and the Fight for the Right To Vote

Wednesday, February 25, 2015 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm

Presentation Flyer - The American Civil Rights Movement, Selma and the Fight for the Right To Vote

Civil Rights Legend’s Daughter to Speak at CSUN

Donzaleigh Abernathy, the daughter of the late Rev. Ralph David Abernathy, co-founder of the civil rights movement, will speak on Wednesday, Feb. 25 as part of California State University, Northridge’s Black History Month celebration.

Abernathy, an actress and author, will discuss “The American Civil Rights Movement, Selma and the Fight for the Right to Vote,” at 4 p.m. in the Plaza del Sol Performance Hall. Her presentation will include a pictorial history of the civil rights movement. Read more

Les 7 doigts de la main (7 Fingers): Séquence 8

Thursday, February 19, 2015 - 7:30pm

Les 7 doigts de la main

Montreal’s renowned circus troupe springs into action with Séquence 8, an explosive acrobatic dance and theater piece with high-volume electro music that contemplates the role of the “other” and how we define ourselves through and against it. Read more

Russian National Ballet Theatre: Gala Performance

Saturday, February 14, 2015 - 8:00pm

Russian National Ballet Theatre: Gala Performance

This Valentine’s evening Gala Performance brings together the many great works of Marius Petipa, such as The Sleeping Beauty, Cinderella, Romeo & Juliet, and The Dying Swan, exquisitely danced in the timeless tradition of classical Russian ballet. Read more

Russian National Ballet Theatre: Don Quixote

Friday, February 13, 2015 - 8:00pm

Russian National Ballet Theatre: Don Quixote

Resplendent with glittering costumes, lavish sets and Leon Minkus’ sweeping score, this colorful production is Russian ballet at its most powerful and thrilling, transporting audiences to a make-believe Spain where dancing dryads, gypsies, and knights will delight audiences. Read more

Tango Buenos Aires

Friday, January 23, 2015 - 8:00pm

Tango Buenos Aires

One of Argentina’s greatest cultural exports performs the Song of Eva Perón, an enthralling tango dance and music presentation inspired by the most important feminine character in Argentinian history, Eva Perón. Read more

An Evening with Vanessa Williams

Friday, January 16, 2015 - 8:00pm

Vanessa Williams

Glitz and glamour will fill the Hall when Broadway, film, and television superstar Vanessa Williams takes the stage, and stuns the audience with her dynamic vocals. Vanessa will be performing all of her hit songs such as “Dreamin,” “The Sweetest Days,” “Work To Do,” “Colors of the Wind,” and her signature classic “Save The Best For Last.” Read more

The Nutcracker

Wednesday, December 3, 2014 - 7:30pm to 9:30pm

Exuberant dancers on stage.

Tchaikovsky meets Ellington in a unique performance featuring original choreography and live music from the CSUN orchestra and jazz band. Read more

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