“Nobody wanted to use the downstairs bathroom,” recalls Mary Theresa Capriles, who performed with Children’s Musical Theater in the early ’80s. “You never knew who you’d find down there.”. Now in its 50th season, Children’s Musical Theater has come a long way from those humble beginnings. The company has seen more than 50,000 young performers participate in 364 shows, and its rehearsal space in Midtown San Jose also houses set and costume shops, as well as space for classes that cover everything from nailing auditions to becoming a triple-threat performer.
47 Meters Down: Two sisters (Mandy Moore, Claire Holt) vacationing in Mexico are trapped in a shark cage at the bottom of the ocean with less than an hour of oxygen left and great whites circling, The Journey: peach nude wedding ballet flats | bridal shoes with satin ribbons | leather ballet flats | peach nude with satin ribbons | ready British conservative Ian Paisley (Timothy Spall) and former IRA leader Martin McGuinness (Colm Meaney) work on peace for Northern Ireland, With the late John Hurt, Maudie: Based on the true story of folk artist Maud Lewis (Sally Hawkins), it tells of her struggles to be recognized for her work and her unlikely romance with a reclusive bachelor (Ethan Hawke)..
“In my performance at the event, audiences can expect the majority of my songs to be traditional Spanish-Mexican ranchera songs,” Gabriela says. “Every year, I open my show with the traditional song called ‘Los Reyes Magos,’ or ‘The Wise Kings,’ by Argentine composer Ariel Ramirez, which tells the story of the journey of the three kings who bring gifts to baby Jesus. This song is done while the Three Kings join me on stage as I sing to them and the audience. That is one of my favorite parts of my performance.”.
Also on the program will be “Alternative Energy” by the celebrated young composer Mason Bates, which is a surprisingly traditional, four-movement symphony that incorporates electronic and other sounds of contemporary dance music as well as a percussion section that features instruments constructed from spare car parts, The program will be peach nude wedding ballet flats | bridal shoes with satin ribbons | leather ballet flats | peach nude with satin ribbons | ready opened by Assistant Conductor Kristin Line with Berlioz’s beloved “Roman Carnival Overture.” Tickets from $10 to $25 are available in advance at www.RedwoodSymphony.org (online ticket sales end the evening before the concert) or $10 to $30 at the door, Children younger than 18, accompanied by an adult, are admitted free, Parking at the college is ample and free..
San Jose Dance Theater’s 48th annual production of “The Nutcracker,” San Jose Center for the Performing Arts, 255 Almaden Blvd. San Jose. In collaboration with Los Gatos Ballet. 7:30 p.m. Also 2 p.m., 7:30 p.m. Dec. 7, 1 p.m. Dec. 8. $55-$22 at https://secure2.ticketguys.com/sanjosedancetheatre. Western Ballet’s “The Nutcracker,” Mountain View Center for the Performing Arts, 500 Castro St., Mountain View. Join Clara, Fritz and friends as they celebrate the season with the magic of Drosselmeyer, toys that come alive and Clara’s enchanting visit to the Kingdom of Sweets. 7 p.m. Also 1 p.m. and 7 p.m. Dec. 7. $30 adults, $25 seniors/students/children 12 and under at www.ci.mtnview.ca.us/mvcpa/dec13.html or 650.903.6000.