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  • Wednesday, Oct 16
    80 Years of Whittier Poets

    This Whittier Weekend will witness the gathering of many Poet families, but one family legacy stands... More

  • Tuesday, Oct 22
    42nd Annual Tardeada Celebrates Latino Culture

    Brightly dressed traditional Ecuadorian dancers, Andean melodies, Mexican regional songs, and sa... More

  • Monday, Oct 14
    A Whale of A Tale in 1963

    “Trumpets blowing and drums pounding.” That’s how the Acropolis yearbook describes the Whitti... More

  • Saturday, Sep 28
    Poets Lend 1,000 Helping Hands

    During the early morning hours on September 28, more than 500 Poet volunteers – students, staff, and... More

Einstein on the Beach

Join Shane Cadman, Theatre Manager for the Ruth B. Shannon Center for the Performing Arts at Whittier, composer, and music educator, in a lecture/discussion of the Philip Glass/Robert Wilson opera Einstein on the Beach.  Due to the cost of staging this monumental 20th-century work, the LA Opera’s production is said to be the last performance ever. 

From the LA Opera website: