Yael Bartana at UCI
Israeli filmmaker Yael Bartana, whose "... And Europe will be stunned" short film trilogy is on exhibit as part of her art installation at
Intro to Zen
The Zen Center of Orange County presents a workshop, "Introduction to Zen Meditation," from 1:30 to 4 p.m. at the center, 120 E. 18th St., Costa Mesa. The $75 enrollment fee is tax deductible and covers one month of follow-up classes. For more information, go to http://www.zcoc.org.
Hoist the Colors
Folk rock band Hoist the Colors headlines the Detroit Bar, 843 W. 19th St., Costa Mesa. Brick Top Blaggers and Old Rivals also perform. The 21-and-older show starts at 9 p.m. and tickets are $10. For more information, visit http://www.detroitbar.com.
Musical Journey to the Stars
As part of its series of Family Musical Mornings, the Pacific Symphony will perform "Symphony in Space," a concert featuring music from
Greg Topper's 50th Anniversary Show
Greg Topper celebrates 50 years of performing in Orange County with a special concert at 5 p.m. at Pierce Street Annex, 330 E. 17th St., Costa Mesa. Scheduled to join Topper and his band on stage are Grammy Award-winning songwriter
Hawaiian musician Willie K. performs at 8 p.m. at the Irvine Barclay Theatre, 4242 Campus Drive, Irvine. Tickets cost between $28 and $38. For more information, go to http://www.thebarclay.org.
Recovered Band performs
SATURDAY AND SUNDAY
Folk Dance Festival
The 42nd annual Laguna Folk Dance Festival and Teaching Institute will continue with daylong dance workshops and parties at the Ensign School, 2000 Cliff Drive, Newport Beach. For more information, go to http://www.lagunafolkdancers.org.
Virtuoso violinist Nicola Benedetti joins the Pacific Symphony in concert at the Segerstrom Center for the Arts' Renée and Henry Segerstrom Concert Hall. Tickets start at $25 for the 8 p.m. performances. For more information, visit http://www.pacificsymphony.org.
'Come Fly Away'
The Broadway musical "Come Fly Away," which fuses together the music of
Blood Drive at TBY
Temple Bat Yahm, 1011 Camelback St., Newport Beach, hosts an
The Cannery, 3010 Lafayette Road, Newport Beach continues its Hot Stove League Series with special guest Jamie Moyer. Enjoy a cocktail hour and a three-course meal and wine pairing with a baseball great for $750, which the Angels Baseball Foundation will match. Proceeds go to Urban Youth Academy in Compton. Seating is limited to 50. For more information, call (562) 690-2011 or visit http://www.cannerynewport.com.
Community Safety Briefing
Newport Beach Public Library Teen Services and Community Service Programs — Project PATH present a community safety briefing workshop at 7 p.m. at the Central Library branch, 1000 Avocado Ave., Newport Beach. The workshop is free and open to the public.