Loading Events

← Back to Events

Saroyan Theatre

+ Google Map
730 M Street
Fresno, CA 93721 United States
(559) 445-8100

Events List Navigation

December 2018

Fresno Philharmonic – Home for the Holidays

December 15 at 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Saroyan Theatre, 730 M Street
Fresno, CA 93721 United States
+ Google Map
Home for the holiday

The most wonderful time of the year! Celebrate the holiday season with the Fresno Philharmonic, the Fresno Master Chorale, and special guests under the baton of guest conductor Scott Dunn. An evening of time-honored seasonal favorites the whole family will love. For Ticket Information Click Here 559-261-0600 Saroyan Theatre

Find out more »

An Irish Christmas

December 16 at 2:00 pm
Saroyan Theatre, 730 M Street
Fresno, CA 93721 United States
+ Google Map
An Irish Christmas promo

"... Genuinely astonishing ... electric!" − The Village News “… The capacity crowd nearly brought the house down at the end of the evening.” (The Irish Herald) A PERFECT FAMILY EVENT! Take a journey through Christmas in Ireland with superb dancing, singing and Irish traditional music celebrating the international spirit of the holiday season.  An Irish Christmas, features an award-winning cast of Irish dancers led by Caterina Coyne (Principal dancer, Riverdance), World Champion Tyler Schwartz and Connor Reider (Principal dancer Celtic Fyre,…

Find out more »

Central California Ballet’s The Nutcracker

December 22 at 2:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on Dec 23, 2018 at 2:00pm

One event on Dec 22, 2018 at 7:30pm

Saroyan Theatre, 730 M Street
Fresno, CA 93721 United States
+ Google Map
The Nutcracker - Lively Arts Foundation

CENTRAL CALIFORNIA BALLET’s highly entertaining The NUTCRACKER  has been recognized in DANCE MAGAZINE  for its resurrection of the character of the  vengeful Mouse Queen from the original E.T.A. Hoffman “Nutcracker” fairy tale, which carries the story of battling magicians through both acts of the ballet . The whole  family will enjoy the festive Party Scene, the Battle of the Nutcracker General and Mouse King, and the lovely Waltzing Flowers! Each year the production offers new choreography and professional  guest artists.…

Find out more »

Central California Ballet’s The Nutcracker

December 22 at 7:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on Dec 23, 2018 at 7:30pm

One event on Dec 22, 2018 at 7:30pm

Saroyan Theatre, 730 M Street
Fresno, CA 93721 United States
+ Google Map
The Nutcracker - Lively Arts Foundation

CENTRAL CALIFORNIA BALLET’s highly entertaining The NUTCRACKER  has been recognized in DANCE MAGAZINE  for its resurrection of the character of the  vengeful Mouse Queen from the original E.T.A. Hoffman “Nutcracker” fairy tale, which carries the story of battling magicians through both acts of the ballet . The whole  family will enjoy the festive Party Scene, the Battle of the Nutcracker General and Mouse King, and the lovely Waltzing Flowers! Each year the production offers new choreography and professional  guest artists.…

Find out more »

Central California Ballet’s The Nutcracker

December 23 at 2:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on Dec 23, 2018 at 2:00pm

One event on Dec 22, 2018 at 7:30pm

Saroyan Theatre, 730 M Street
Fresno, CA 93721 United States
+ Google Map
The Nutcracker - Lively Arts Foundation

CENTRAL CALIFORNIA BALLET’s highly entertaining The NUTCRACKER  has been recognized in DANCE MAGAZINE  for its resurrection of the character of the  vengeful Mouse Queen from the original E.T.A. Hoffman “Nutcracker” fairy tale, which carries the story of battling magicians through both acts of the ballet . The whole  family will enjoy the festive Party Scene, the Battle of the Nutcracker General and Mouse King, and the lovely Waltzing Flowers! Each year the production offers new choreography and professional  guest artists.…

Find out more »

January 2019

Tim Allen Live! On Stage

Jan 12, 2019 at 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saroyan Theatre, 730 M Street
Fresno, CA 93721 United States
+ Google Map
Tim Allen

Following over 30 years spent in the stand-up comedy spotlight, winning a Golden Globe and an Emmy nomination for his hit television sitcom Home Improvement, Tim Allen has crafted his comedic style to take back the stage again. Don’t miss Tim Allen’s hilarious take on day to day life that is sure to make it a memorable night. Join him as he humorously asks and pokes fun at life’s big questions. Audience Advisory: FOR MATURE AUDIENCES. Due to the “R”…

Find out more »

The King and I

Jan 15, 2019 - Jan 16, 2019
Saroyan Theatre, 730 M Street
Fresno, CA 93721 United States
+ Google Map
The King and I

Two worlds collide in this “breathtaking and exquisite” (The New York Times) musical, based on the 2015 Tony Award-winning Lincoln Center Theater production. One of Rodgers & Hammerstein’s finest works, The King and Iboasts a score that features such beloved classics as “Getting To Know You,”“I Whistle a Happy Tune,”“Hello Young Lovers,”“Shall We Dance” and “Something Wonderful.” Set in 1860’s Bangkok, the musical tells the story of the unconventional and tempestuous relationship that develops between the King of Siam and Anna…

Find out more »

Fresno Philharmonic – Tales of the Silk Road

Jan 20, 2019 at 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Saroyan Theatre, 730 M Street
Fresno, CA 93721 United States
+ Google Map
Tales of the silk road

For centuries the trade routes of the Silk Road transmitted goods and culture between Asia, the Middle East, and Europe in one of the earliest examples of globalization. We explore East-West cultural exchange and influence in Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov’s Scheherazade and Zhao Jiping’s Pipa Concerto No. 2, featuring the extraordinary Wu Man. Missy Mazzoli’s musical love letter to Detroit, River Rouge Transfiguration, brings the theme of this concert home to the U.S. as we grapple with globalization’s cycles of change and…

Find out more »

San Joaquin Town Hall Lecture with Dr. John Medina

Jan 23, 2019 at 10:30 am - 12:30 pm
Saroyan Theatre, 730 M Street
Fresno, CA 93721 United States
+ Google Map
medina_john2

Dr. John Medina - Molecular Biologist | Brain Researcher | Professor | Author Optimizing Brain Health Through Each Stage of Life Dr. John Medina is a developmental molecular biologist, researcher, professor and the author of ten books. His New York Times best-seller, Brain Rules: 12 Principles for Surviving and Thriving at Work, Home, and School has been celebrated as the standard handbook on understanding the brain and optimizing its performance. Dr. Medina’s focus is on the genes behind brain development and psychiatric conditions. Dr.…

Find out more »

February 2019

Broadway Presents “RENT”

Feb 6, 2019 - Feb 7, 2019
Saroyan Theatre, 730 M Street
Fresno, CA 93721 United States
+ Google Map
RENT

In 1996, an original rock musical by a little-known composer opened on Broadway...and forever changed the landscape of American theatre. Two decades later, Jonathan Larson’s RENT continues to speak loudly and defiantly to audiences across generations and all over the world. And now, this Pulitzer Prize and Tony Award®-winning masterpiece returns to the stage in a vibrant 20th anniversary touring production. A re-imagining of Puccini's La Bohème, RENT follows an unforgettable year in the lives of seven artists struggling to follow their dreams without selling…

Find out more »

San Joaquin Town Hall Lecture with David Pogue

Feb 20, 2019 at 10:30 am - 12:30 pm
Saroyan Theatre, 730 M Street
Fresno, CA 93721 United States
+ Google Map
David Pogue

David Pogue  - Technology Columnist | Author | T.V. Commentator | Blogger Disruptive Technology: The Unrecognizable New World of Technology and Culture David Pogue got his start writing Macs for Dummies before becoming a long-time personal technology columnist for The New York Times. He has been at the forefront of new and emerging tech trends for nearly two decades. With over 3 million books in print, he is one of the world’s bestselling “how to” authors, including his own, “Missing Manuals” series.   He has…

Find out more »

Fresno Philharmonic – To Brahms with Love

Feb 24, 2019 at 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Saroyan Theatre, 730 M Street
Fresno, CA 93721 United States
+ Google Map
To Brahms Love

Coming shortly after Valentine’s Day, this concert opens with Strauss’ tone poem depicting the legendary lover Don Juan, a work requiring incredible orchestral virtuosity. Joyce Yang returns to the Fresno Philharmonic performing one of Brahms’ favorite Mozart piano concertos. Rei Hotoda then leads the orchestra in a performance of Brahms’ radiant Symphony No. 2. For Ticket Information Click Here 559-261-0600 Saroyan Theatre

Find out more »

March 2019

The Jungle Book – Presented by Valley Performing Arts Council

Mar 2, 2019 at 2:00 pm
Saroyan Theatre, 730 M Street
Fresno, CA 93721 United States
+ Google Map
Jungle Book

Ignite your sense of adventure with this colorful, upbeat, and wildly entertaining production! Join us as the State Street Ballet dancers take you on a whimsical journey through the jungles and forests of India in Rudyard Kipling’s famous tale of the “laws of the jungle.” Don’t miss out on the amazing adventure of The Jungle Book. Valley Performing Arts Council is thrilled to bring this original production to Fresno. With Choreography by Rodney Gustafson and Kassandra Taylor Newberry, and an…

Find out more »

San Joaquin Town Hall Lecture with Jeremi Suri

Mar 13, 2019 at 10:30 am - 12:30 pm
Saroyan Theatre, 730 M Street
Fresno, CA 93721 United States
+ Google Map
Jeremi Suri

Jeremi Suri - Professor of Contemporary Politics and Foreign Policy | Author The Evolution of The American Presidency “We should research with monkish rigor, as we write (and lecture) with novelistic flair.” These words reflect Dr. Suri’s own personality and his approach to the study and understanding of the repercussions of historical trends on the modern world.  His academic work seeks to explain how war, migration, nation-building, and mobility through higher education have transformed the workings of power at the local…

Find out more »

Fresno Philharmonic – Nature Speaks

Mar 16, 2019 at 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Saroyan Theatre, 730 M Street
Fresno, CA 93721 United States
+ Google Map
Nature Speaks

The poetry of Philip Levine serves as the basis for Fresno composer Benjamin Boone’s Waterless Music, a meditation on the Central Valley’s most critical natural resource. It is paired with Beethoven’s brilliant evocation of nature in his Symphony No. 6. Acclaimed violinist Sirena Huang makes her Fresno debut in American composer Samuel Barber’s lyrical Violin Concerto. For Ticket Information Click Here 559-261-0600 Saroyan Theatre

Find out more »

WICKED – The Untold True Story of the Witches of Oz

Mar 20, 2019 - Mar 31, 2019
Saroyan Theatre, 730 M Street
Fresno, CA 93721 United States
+ Google Map
WICKED - Broadway

Wicked, the Broadway sensation, looks at what happened in the Land of Oz...but from a different angle. Long before Dorothy arrives, there is another girl, born with emerald-green skin—smart, fiery, misunderstood and possessing an extraordinary talent. When she meets a bubbly blonde who is exceptionally popular, their initial rivalry turns into the unlikeliest of friendships…until the world decides to call one "good," and the other one "wicked."   With a thrilling score that includes the hits "Defying Gravity," "Popular" and…

Find out more »

April 2019

Fresno Philharmonic – Symphony of Sound

Apr 7, 2019 at 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Saroyan Theatre, 730 M Street
Fresno, CA 93721 United States
+ Google Map
Symphony of Sound

Rei Hotoda and the Fresno Philharmonic explore a universe of diverse sounds, including the world premiere of a new work by composer Dinuk Wijeratne (co-commissioned by the Fresno Philharmonic and the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada). The incomparable pianist Zhang Zhou performs Rachmaninoff’s beloved Piano Concerto No. 2 and the concert concludes with Prokofiev’s thrilling Symphony No. 5, which the composer described as “a hymn to free and happy Man, to his mighty powers, his pure and…

Find out more »

San Joaquin Town Hall Lecture with Julia Gillard

Apr 10, 2019 at 10:30 am - 12:30 pm
Saroyan Theatre, 730 M Street
Fresno, CA 93721 United States
+ Google Map
Julia Gillard

Julia Gillard former Prime Minister of Australia Engagement in the Asian Century; Opportunity of Our Lifetime The first female Prime Minister of Australia, Julia Gillard, began her political career as a university student leader.  At 37, she was elected to Parliament as a member of the Labor Party. In 2007 she became the first Deputy Prime Minister and in 2010, despite being in the minority, she was elected Prime Minister.  She recounts her tenure and the challenges of being a female leader…

Find out more »

Broadway Presents “SOMETHING ROTTEN!”

Apr 16, 2019 - Apr 17, 2019
Saroyan Theatre, 730 M Street
Fresno, CA 93721 United States
+ Google Map
Something Rotten!

Direct from Broadway, Something Rotten! is a “big, fat hit!” (New York Post). Set in the ‘90s—the 1590s—this hilarious smash tells the story of Nick and Nigel Bottom, two brothers who are desperate to write their own hit play while the "rock star" Shakespeare keeps getting all the hits. When a local soothsayer foretells that the future of theatre involves singing, dancing and acting at the same time, Nick and Nigel set out to write the world’s very first MUSICAL! With its…

Find out more »

PAW Patrol Live! “The Great Pirate Adventure”

Apr 19, 2019 - Apr 21, 2019
Saroyan Theatre, 730 M Street
Fresno, CA 93721 United States
+ Google Map
PAW Patrol Live

PAW Patrol Live! sets sail with a pirate adventure! It’s Pirate Day in Adventure Bay and Ryder will need all paws on deck as he and the PAW Patrol discover a secret treasure map while on a mission to rescue Cap’n Turbot from a mysterious cavern.  It’s up to Chase, Marshall, Skye and all their heroic pirate pup friends to save the day and find the pirate treasure before Mayor Humdinger finds it first! Be a VIP – Very Important Pup!…

Find out more »

May 2019

Fresno Philharmonic – Time for Three

May 11, 2019 at 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Saroyan Theatre, 730 M Street
Fresno, CA 93721 United States
+ Google Map
Time For Three

Time for Three defies traditional genre classification with infectious energy, virtuosity and showmanship. This American trio performs everything from classical to bluegrass, folk, jazz and mash-ups of Beatles, Kanye West, Katy Perry and more. For Ticket Information Click Here 559-261-0600 Saroyan Theatre

Find out more »
+ Export Events