March 7, 2017 > Morrisson Theatre Chorus presents Spring Concert
Morrisson Theatre Chorus presents Spring Concert
Submitted By Bob Miller
The Morrisson Theatre Chorus, under the musical direction of Cˇsar Cancino, will present its ÔSpring Concert: Stage and ScreenÕ March 17 Ð 19, and feature a selection of works from the stage and the movies.
Cˇsar Cancino enjoys a musically diverse career as pianist, musical director and conductor. He attended the San Francisco Conservatory of Music and then studied piano with Alain Naudˇ, a pupil of the great Dinu Lipatti. For many years, he was the musical director/pianist for Teatro Zinzanni in San Francisco and for several years he toured with singer/songwriter Joan Baez as her musical director and pianist. He was the Musical Director/Pianist for ÒLife Without MakeupÓ a play starring the legendary Rita Moreno at the Berkeley Repertory Theatre. He is also a recipient of the Bay Area Theatre Critics Circle award for ÒOutstanding Musical Director.Ó
Mr. Cancino has performed throughout North America, Europe and Australia in such venues as the Montreux Jazz Festival, Carnegie Hall, IntÕl Music Festival of Mexico City, Atlanta Summer Pops Symphony and the New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival. Local credits include: the Rrazz Room (San Francisco), Diablo Theatre Company, Martinez Opera, Monterey County Symphony, Lorraine Hansberry Theatre, 42nd St. Moon, and the Douglas Morrisson Theatre.
Spring Concert: Stage and Screen
Friday and Saturday, Mar. 17Ð18
Sunday, Mar. 19
The Douglas Morrisson Theatre
22311 N. Third St, in Hayward
$18 adult; $15 for adult H.A.R.D. resident, $15 for under 30/over 60 and $12 for youth/student.
Box office hours Tue. Ð Fri., 1 Ð 5 p.m.