7 things to do in the Inland Empire this week (May 19-25)
By Deanna Gomez
Friday, May 19
A contemporary take on the classic fairytale “Cinderella” is coming to San Bernardino this weekend. The production follows the well-known plot, but will also include some new twists. There are shows Friday and Saturday night as well as Saturday and Sunday matinees.
8 p.m., California Theatre of the Performing Arts, 562 W. 4th St., San Bernardino. $38.50-$77.50, plus fees. 909-885-5152, www.californiatheatre.net.
Saturday, May 20
Who doesn’t love a musical meek flower shop worker who discovers an alien plant that has a taste for blood? “Little Shop of Horrors” wraps up its run at the Old Town Temecula Community Theater this weekend, with shows running through Sunday.
2 p.m. and 7:30 p.m., Old Town Temecula Community Theater, 42051 Main St., Temecula. $15-$25, plus fees. 866-653-8696, www.temeculatheater.org.
Sunday, May 21
Jeff Stover will lead the All Star Big Band at the “Swinging Down Old Broadway” concert at the Lewis Family Playhouse this weekend. The performance will feature hit songs from the early era of Broadway – the 1920s and 1930s – with tunes including “Strike Up the Band,” and “I Got Rhythm.”
2 p.m., Lewis Family Playhouse, 12505 Cultural Center Drive, Rancho Cucamonga. $28-$35, plus fees. 909-477-2752, www.lewisfamilyplayhouse.com.
Monday, May 22
Cabaret at the Merc brings “Vocal-Palooza!” to Temecula. The night is split into different singing styles. The acts are The Hipsters (performing vocal percussion and jazzed up versions of radio hits and guilty pleasures), The Pin-Ups (singing modern pop songs in 1940s style) and The Fellas (channeling the clean-cut rock vocal groups of the 1950s and 1960s).
8 p.m., The Merc, 42051 Main St., Temecula, $25-$30 plus fees. 951-308-6377, www.temeculatheater.org.
Tuesday, May 23
The classic dinosaur film “Jurassic Park” heads to Harkins Theatres as part of the Tuesday Night Classics film series. It follows a group of people stranded on an island where dinosaurs have been genetically […]