"WorldColor," a multicultural revue of stories, music and slides, will be presented Tuesday and Wednesday to benefit the Amy Biehl Foundation and multicultural programs at Orange Coast College. One-hour performances geared to children are at 10 a.m. both days, $5 to $7; a more mature-themed, two-hour show is Tuesday at 8 p.m., $10. All shows in the college's Robert B. Moore Theatre, 2701 Fairview Road, Costa Mesa. (714) 432-5880.
The Orange County Performing Arts Center and the Laguna Chamber Music Society will jointly present concerts by the Emerson String Quartet over five years, beginning Sunday. The first program, at 7 p.m. at Founders Hall at the center, will consist of Haydn's Quartet in D, Op. 33, No. 6; Shostakovich's Quartet No. 3, and Beethoven's Quartet No. 9. The quartet will play the odd years in Founders Hall and the even years at the Irvine Barclay Theatre. Tickets: $20; for students, $8. (714) 556-2787.
Compiled by Kenneth Williams