The Will Geer Theatricum Botanicum will perform “My Name is Rachel Corrie” at 8 p.m. April 14 in Morgan Auditorium. The play is the true story of idealistic, 23-year-old American student Rachel Corrie and her emerging sense of social and political justice. For more information, call 909-593-3511 ext. 4552.
‘The Agony of Colin Powell’
Dailey Theatre will host performances of Ralph Saldana’s senior directing thesis “The Agony of Colin Powell” at 7:30 p.m. April 20 and 21. Written by Professor of English William Cook, the play is a dramatic monologue in one act. It is a fictitious portrayal of a person in spiritual and emotional pain confronting his dark night of the soul. Tickets are $5 for general admission and $3 for students.
French musician Anthony Gonzalez’ experimental musical act M83 will perform at 9 p.m. Thursday at the Fox Theatre in Pomona. The solo project of Mellowdrone’s vocalist and bassist Jonathan Bates, Big Black Delta, will also perform. Doors open at 8 p.m. Advance tickets sales are $25 or $28 at the door.
‘To Kill a Mockingbird’
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences will showcase a new digital restoration of “To Kill a Mockingbird” in celebration of the film’s 50th anniversary at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday at the Samuel Goldwyn Theater in Beverly Hills. Tickets are $5 for general admission and $3 for Academy members and students with valid ID. For more information, call 310-247-3600 or visit www.oscars.org.
—Jason D. Cox