Carpenter Performing Arts Center

 


PRESS

 

2019-2020 Season Press Releases

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2019-20 Season Announcement

 

YouTube Sensation Miranda Sings Brings Her New Show Who Wants My Kid? to the Carpenter Center

 

Sandra Bernhard Kicks off Carpenter Performing Arts Center’s 25th Anniversary Season

 

America’s Got Talent’s Mandy Harvey Returns to the Carpenter Center

 

Complexions Contemporary Ballet Illuminates Injustices in SoCal Premiere of “WOKE”

 

Arts for Life 2019-2020 Season Announcement

 

Cabaret Favorite Stacy Sullivan Celebrates the Life and Music of Peggy Lee

 

Radio Host and Composer Jad Abumrad Reimagines Storytelling





2018-19 Season Press Releases

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Carpenter Performing Arts Center Awarded California Arts Council
“Arts Education: Exposure” Grant

 

2018-19 Season Announcement Release

 

2018-19 Season Fall Preview

 

2018-19 Arts for Life Program

 

Carpenter Performing Arts Center to Present joyUS justUS, a Dance-Theatre Experience by CONTRA-TIEMPO with Live Music By Las Cafeteras

 

Deck the Halls with David Benoit As He Returns to the Carpenter Center with a Christmas Tribute to Charlie Brown

 

CAFÉ SOCIETY Singer Kat Edmonson Brings Jazz Standards into Modern Age at Carpenter Center

 

Female-Focused TRINITY IRISH DANCE COMPANY Gets Loud On Stage at Carpenter Center, Mar. 2

 

Carpenter Center’s Fourth Annual President’s Party Honors CSULB President’s Continued Commitment to Education and the Arts

 

BiRDMAN: FiLM + LiVE DRUM SCORE

 

STORM LARGE With Le Bonheur Reinterprets the American Songbook at Carpenter Center

 

Beloved Children’s Classic THE PHANTOM TOLLBOOTH Comes to Life On Carpenter Center Stage

 

CHE MALAMBO Storm Carpenter Center Stage With Percussive Power

 





2017-18 Season Press Releases

 

The Stray Cat Lee Rocker performs in Long Beach

 

South Carolina’s Ranky Tanky Brings Gullah Music to Southern California

 

Martha Redbone Explores Appalachian Roots in Bone Hill—The Concert

 

Legendary Singer Mavis Staples at Carpenter Performing Arts Center

 

Frank Warren Brings PostSecret Experience to a Live Audience

 

Celebrating the Emerald Month of March with Danu

 

Third Annual President’s Party Celebrates Commitment to Arts and Education

 

Pirates, Patter-Songs, and Parodies Arrive at Carpenter Center

 

America’s Got Talent’s Mandy Harvey returns to the Carpenter Center

 

Megan Kline Crockett Appointment Annoucement

 

CNN Analyst and Best-Selling Author Jeffrey Toobin

 

The High-Kicking Rebels on Pointe Are Back at Carpenter Center

 

The Capitol Steps Bring ORANGE IS THE NEW BARACK to the Carpenter Center

 

Momix Returns to Long Beach With Opus Cactus

 

2017-18 Dance Series

 

2017-18 Season Announcement Release

 





2016-17 Season Press Releases

 

An Evening of Insights and Inspiration with Nicholas Kristof: Two-time Pulitzer Prize Winner Speaks on How to Make the World a Better Place

 

John Cleese Shows Us Something Completely Different - Again - Twice

 

Tafelmusik Keeps Bach Fresh and Relatable for a New Generation

 

Jose Feliciano Live at the Carpenter Center

 

 President's Party Celebrates Acheivements and Goals in the Arts

 

Michael Feinstein at the Carpenter Center - One Night Only

 

Boyz Breathe Meaning Into Life

 

Chinese Acrobats Dazzle with One Shimmering Show

 

Second Show Added As Capitol Steps Offer A Double Dose of Laughs

 

David Benoit + Vince Guaraldi = One Cool Yule

 

Puppets Pull Heartstrings to Teach and Delight

 

Get Hip for the Holidays with Zoot Suite, Jive and Jam

 

Mr. Sulu Brings Big Issues Down to Earth

 

Carpenter Center Announces Interim Executive Director

 

Carpenter Center Arts for Life Offers New Program

 

2016-17 Season Announcment Release

 





2015-16 Season Press Releases

 

David Benoit Christmas Tribute to Charlie Brown Release

 

Big Bad Voodoo Daddy's Wild and Swingin' Holiday Party Release

 

Gene Kelly: The Legacy Release

 

An Evening with Fran Lebowitz Release

 

In Recital Roger Wilkie, violin Joanne Pearce Martin, piano Release

 

Chris Perondi's Stunt Dog Experience Announcement Release

 

Neil Gaiman Announcement Release

 

AJ Croce Announcement Release

 

Cirque Zuma Zuma Announcement Release

 

Bill T. Jones Announcement Release

 

Jane Monheit in Two Play Two: Monheit & Kanan play Ellington & Gershwin Release

 

The Edwards Twins Announcement Release

 

Jane Lynch in See Jane Sing Announcement Release

 

N*gger Wetb*ck Ch*nk Announcement Release

 

Shakespeare Aloud Changing Locations

 

2015-16 Arts for Life Announcement Release

 

2015-16 Season Announcement Release

 

 





2014-15 Season Press Releases

 

Air Force Concert Band Announcement Release

 

Pink Floyd Laser Spectacular Announcement Release

 

Academy of St. Martin Announcement Release

 

ABBAmania Announcement Release

 

Nā Lei Hulu I Ka Wēkiu

 

Julian Sands Announcement Release

 

David Sanborn Announcement Release

Mummenschanz: Musicians of Silence Release

Al Jardin Joins Brian Wilson Announcment Release

2014-15 Arts for Life Announcement Release

 

2014-15 Season Announcement Release

 

 





2013-14 Season Press Releases

 

2013-14 Season Announcement Release

Arts for Life Announcement Release

Ririe-Woodbury Dance Company Release

Brain Bangers featuring members of I.aM.mE. and ABCD Champions Release


Rachel York: Let's Fall in Love Release

Ate9 dANCEcOMPANY Announcement Release

Aquila Theatre Company Release

Annie Moses Band Outdoor Concert Release

 

 





2012-13 Season Press Releases

 

2012-13 Season Announcement Release

 

NEA Four Press Release

 

Bill T. Jones Lecture

 

2012-13 Dance Series

 

Circus Zoppe Press Release

 

Pieter Meijers Quartet with Brady McKay Press Release

 

Judy Collins Holiday Concert Press Release

 

NEA Grant Announcement Release

 

Clint Black Press Release

 

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