Dr. Michael D. Munson earned his Doctor of Musical Arts in Piano Accompanying and Chamber Music from the Eastman School of Music in 1992. Since 1994, Dr. Munson has been working at Palomar College when he started accompanying ballet classes, which he still does. Currently, he teaches applied piano, plays for ballet, and accompanies the Palomar Chorale and the Chamber Singers.
A young theatre scholar calls on the gods of Ancient Greece to save her love life—but it’s not the gods of love who show up to help… a hilariously divine new play by comic master Ken Ludwig (Lend Me A Tenor) filled with madcap mayhem, a touch of romance, and lots of laughs.
Larry Thompson has been recording and performing music in the Temecula area for ten years. He is a finger style guitar player and is known for his songwriting, which runs the gamut from soft and sad to humorous and satirical. His most recent album, “Melancholy Rose", was released in late 2020. He can be heard on Apple Music and Spotify. In his other life, he was an English/Drama teacher at Temecula Valley High School for 29 years.
Please join us for Palomar College’s the Composers Concert of Palomar College. Enjoy a wide range of stylistic approaches as each student composer is free to explore
their own compositional voice in the style of their choosing, while simultaneously being challenged to achieve excellence in their craft. Come and support your classmates and
hear the music of tomorrow, today.
Open Call for BOTH Fall Productions Friday August 26 starting at 5PM sign up for a 5 minute slot at https://forms.gle/BdtxyCBZ2XHuJP6W7 Please prepare a 1-2 minute monologue • Contemporary Language • Any StyleGREETINGS FROM THE RED PLANET By Natalie Ann Valentine • Directed by Michael Mufson Callbacks August 27 • 2-7 PM Performances: September 30,… Continue Reading Theatre Auditions for Both Fall Productions
In the not-so-distant future, Arin, a gender fluid barista, finds themselves on a one-way trip to live on Mars while Earth races towards climate collapse. Alone on the spaceship Resilience, Arin experiences the weirdness of time, as their past, present and future collide to reveal the power of vulnerability, honesty, human connection and resilience on a frail and failing planet.
A leading American koto performer in the traditional and jazz arenas, Reiko Obata studied under masters in the U.S. and Japan, including composer and koto virtuoso Shinichi Yuize. Reiko received her master's degree in music from San Diego State University and daishihan (grandmaster) degree from the Seiha Conservatory of Japanese Music. She is founder and director of the Obata International Koto School, the first online distance learning koto school.
Dark Magic and the Fantastic! Two powerful instrumental ensembles team up to present a wickedly delightful and family-friendly program of pre-Halloween pieces that will
fire up the imagination. Enjoy performances of "Danse Macabre" by Saint-Saens, "Night On Bald Mountain" by Mussorgsky plus selections from opera, Broadway and the movies!
Experience the rhythms of live Afro-Cuban/Brazilian Drum and Dance Ensemble, Agogo and the World Drum and Dance Program. Don’t miss this celebration of live Cuban/Brazilian music and dance, also featuring a fabulous Salsa band, Kimba Light. At the opening and close of the show the stage becomes an open dance floor for some thrilling audience participation like you have never experienced. Doors open at 6 p.m.; Salsa dance class at 6:30 p.m.; live music and open dance floor at 7 p.m