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Irvine Barclay Theatre
4242 Campus Drive Irvine, CA 92612
949-854-4646
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449 reviews
628 stars
they had free coffee available, but you could only bring in bottle water to the theater
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537 events
449 reviews
628 stars
prepaid parking is $10 (have your cash ready to keep the line moving)
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EarthSongs
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4.7 average rating
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11 reviews
1 stars
attended Apr 07 2006

The group Chanticleer is a phenomenon. They present rarely heard music and they present it as a musical smorgasbord... renaissance, classical, American Folk, contemporary, gospel and pop. There is no form from which they shy. The group sings in...continued

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“These men are phenomenal: as fresh as a blade of grass, tightly focused and keenly expressive.” —New York Times

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Praised by The New York Times for its “precise, pure, and deeply felt singing,” the Grammy-winning ensemble, Chanticleer, celebrates its 28th season with a one-night-only performance at the Barclay.  No subject has inspired poets and composers more than the beauty and power of nature.  With EarthSongs, acclaimed 12-man ensemble Chanticleer pairs poets’ words with music to celebrate the grace of earth’s creatures, the voices of the seasons and the very rhythms of our planet. From delicate madrigals, to contemporary settings to evocations of native cultures, EarthSongs will resonate with listeners long after the final note has been sung.