For the 2016-2017 season, Pacific Chamber Orchestra will be holding their concerts at two different venues. The Lafayette Library and Learning Center provides an intimate musical experience, while the rich history of the Bankhead Theater evokes powerful connections between the audience and the music.
ADDRESS: 3491 MT DIABLO BLVD, LAFAYETTE, CA 94549
A visionary construct of education, collaboration and community, the Lafayette Library and Learning Center (LLLC), home of the Glenn Seaborg Learning Consortium, is a place where all generations can gather for enriched intellectual and cultural experiences.
Located in the heart of Lafayette, at the corner of Mt. Diablo Boulevard and First Street, the LLLC is ADA-compliant and offers on-site parking, convenient access by public transportation, and is within walking distance of several schools, senior housing, BART and many of the community's neighborhoods. The facility exceeds 30,000 square feet, with a separate Children’s Area, Technology Lab and more.
ADDRESS: 2400 FIRST ST, LIVERMORE, CA 94551
Since it opened in 2007, the Bankhead Theater has welcomed a diverse range of artists and audiences, bringing them together to share the rich experience of live performance. The LVPAC Presents series includes more than 40 exceptional performances throughout the year. Music of all genres is presented, from authentic western swing and the Great American Songbook, to classic rock, smooth jazz and world music, as well as dance, acrobatics, theater, and comedy. Together with performances by the Resident Companies, local community groups, and touring shows, events at the Bankhead engage, entertain, and inspire audiences of all ages.
Exposure to the performing arts has the potential to transform lives. Seeing, hearing and taking part in a performance can be exhilarating for children as they grow and develop, igniting their imagination and fueling creativity for the rest of their lives. LVPAC is dedicated to making the arts affordable and accessible; the season includes family-friendly shows and student tickets for nearly all LVPAC Presents events are priced at just $16. In addition, educational outreach to local schools and other groups offer children and the underprivileged special opportunities to get close to artists and the arts.