Danny Glover: Rae Dorough Speakers Series

Bankhead Theater, Livermore Performing Arts Center Livermore, CA

Actor, producer, and humanitarian Danny Glover has been a commanding presence on screen, stage, and television for more than 30 years. As an actor, his film credits range from the blockbuster Lethal Weapon franchise to smaller independent features, some of which Glover also produced. He has starred in an array of motion pictures in recent …

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RADIANT! Pacific Chamber Orchestra

Bankhead Theater, Livermore Performing Arts Center Livermore, CA

Pacific Chamber Orchestra Presents Renewal! Brahms Symphony #2  Bask in soaring melodies, bucolic horns, serene whispers, and blaze forth with Brahms in jubilation to the final unbridled outburst of ecstasy of his Symphony in D.

Brilliance at the Bankhead with Vanessa Williams

Bankhead Theater, Livermore Performing Arts Center Livermore, CA

The annual Brilliance at the Bankhead gala is now scheduled for Saturday, September 11, 2021. The event will begin with a reception on the plaza in front of the theater, full bar and music provided by the East Bay Jazz All Stars Band, before moving inside for live and silent auctions and the Gala performance. Proceeds support …

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Cruzando Fronteras

Bankhead Theater, Livermore Performing Arts Center Livermore, CA

Bankhead Presents Jarabe Mexicano feat. Ballet Folklorico de Los Angeles.  The eclectic style, stirring vocals and lively instrumentation of Jarabe Mexicano comes together with national premier Mexican folk dance company, Ballet Folkloric de Los Angeles in a joyous and colorful celebration of musical traditions from both sides of the border. The two Southern California-based groups take …

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Jake Shimabukuru at the Bankhead

Bankhead Theater, Livermore Performing Arts Center Livermore, CA

Jake Shimabukuro is one of the most exceptional and innovative ukulele player in the history of the instrument. His pure virtuosity and unique playing style has been compared to such musical titans as Jimi Hendrix and Miles Davis and draws on a remarkable breadth of musical influences. His music breathes fresh life into everything from …

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Cheza Nami: Culture Connect

Bankhead Theater, Livermore Performing Arts Center Livermore, CA

Live music, song and dance. Featuring African and Diaspora performances and dialogue by Kenyan artists.

$40

National Theater Live: King Lear

Bankhead Theater, Livermore Performing Arts Center Livermore, CA

Considered by many to be the greatest tragedy ever written, William Shakespeare’s King Lear sees two ageing fathers – one a King, one his courtier – reject the children who truly love them.  Their blindness unleashes a tornado of pitiless ambition and treachery, as family and state are plunged into a violent power struggle with bitter ends. …

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$15

National Theater Live: Cyrano de Bergerac

Bankhead Theater, Livermore Performing Arts Center Livermore, CA

The Bankhead presents National Theater Live's production of Cyrano de Bergerac. James McAvoy (X-Men, Atonement) returns to the stage in an inventive new adaptation of Cyrano de Bergerac, broadcast live to cinemas from the London’s West End.

$15

Bankhead – Tintoretto: A Rebel in Venice.

Bankhead Theater, Livermore Performing Arts Center Livermore, CA

Bankhead presents Tinoretto: A Rebel in Venice.  The Bankhead Theater will reopen in May screening films for a limited audience size.

Movie at the Bankhead – Fiddler on the Roof

Bankhead Theater, Livermore Performing Arts Center Livermore, CA

Although we can not yet offer live performances indoors, the Bankhead Theater will finally reopen in May screening films for a limited audience size. Following state guidelines, only 100 tickets distributed across the 507-seat theater will be sold for each event.  Originally scheduled for the week the theater closed a year ago, the classic film …

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$5

Courtyard Concerts – Brian Maggi and James Robinson

Bankhead Theater, Livermore Performing Arts Center Livermore, CA

The Bankhead is excited to announce that live entertainment is coming back to the Bankhead this month!  New Courtyard Concerts will offer comedy and music outdoors in the intimate courtyard space to the side of the theater.  The first event on April 23 will be emceed by Bay Area comedian Brian Maggi and feature guitarist …

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$20