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The Gallo Center for the Arts

1000 I St., Modesto, CA



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National Geographic Live Series


October 10, 2018 7pm – Spinosaurus Lost Giant of the Cretaceous with Nizar Ibrahim February 27, 2019 7pm – On the Trail of Big Cats with Steve Winter March 12, 2019 7pm- Ocean Soul with Brian Skerry May 7, 2019 7pm – View from Above with Terry Virtz National Geographic Live is the live events division of National Geographic. With a broad roster of talent including renowned photographers, scientists, authors, filmmakers and adventurers, National Geographic Lives critically acclaimed programs have connected with audiences worldwide for over a century. Currently, National Geographic Live events are held in a variety of cities around the world, including, Seattle, Tampa, Los Angeles, Florence and Calgary. In each of these cities, speakers share behind-the-scenes stories from the front lines of exploration onstage alongside stunning imagery and gripping footage.


• Wed 3/20/19 at - 7:00 PM

The Official Blues Brothers Revue

Blues, Cover/Tribute Band/Performer

Party alongside this duo chosen by Dan Aykroyd, Judith Belushi, & Musical Director Paul Shaffer to continue the Blues Brothers’ mission with “infectious and unbridled energy,” according to the Chicago Sun Times. Backed by the Intercontinental Rhythm & Blues Band, The Official Blues Brothers Revue combines the humor and mayhem from the original movie with songs that comprise a virtual encyclopedia of rock, blues, and soul. Expect a flashy concert experience and classics such as “Soul Man,” “Gimme Some Lovin,” “Shout,” and more. Great for all ages!


• Thu 3/21/19 at - 7:30 PM

Central West Ballet

Classical Dance

Includes "A Parisian in New York," a colorful new ballet reminiscent of the great Movie Musicals of the 1950’s.


• Fri 3/22/19 - Sat 3/23/19 at - 7:30 PM

Bumper Jacksons


The Bumper Jacksons is an Americana/old time music band that began in Baltimore as a duo. Jess Eliot Myhre and Chris Ousley have come a long way from their ukulele-toting beginnings and are now a fully-fleshed-out, horn-driven sextet, that journeys between Western swing, blues and bluegrass.


• Sun 3/24/19 at - 4:00 PM

Tyler Henry: Hollywood Medium


Hollywood clairvoyant Tyler Henry will showcase his amazing abilities live.


• Thu 3/28/19 at - 7:30 PM

Voz de Mando


Voz de Mando is a regional Mexican group from Los Angeles, California.


• Sat 3/30/19 at - 8:00 PM

The Illusionists

Magic,Variety Show,Play

This mind-blowing spectacular marks the return of illusionists Yu Ho-Jin, Dan Sperry, Jeff Hobson and Adam Trent. Joining them for this engagement are James More, Raymond Crowe and Jonathan Goodwin. Illusions and cast members subject to change without notice.


• Sun 3/31/19 at - 5:00 PM

Brian Regan

Stand Up Comedy

Clean can often mean not funny, but in the case of Brian Regan, it means streamlined, creative and enthusiastic. Audiences have been drawn to his howl-worthy comedy, which ranges from profound insights to silly exaggerations. Since his first appearance on "The Late Show With David Letterman" back in 1995, Regan has emerged as a viewer and audience favorite, typically making more than 80 stops a year to sold-out audiences across the country.


• Wed 4/3/19 at - 7:30 PM

The Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain

Classical,Pop,Cover/Tribute Band/Performer

The Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain, formed in 1985, tackles an ambitious range of music on just four strings. This group of eight genre-benders performs covers (with vocals) of pop, jazz, country, and classics from film, along with anything else they think is ripe for the picking.


• Sun 4/7/19 at - 4:00 PM

Something Rotten! - National Tour


Welcome to the ‘90s — the 1590s — long before the dawn of premium tickets, star casting and reminders to turn off your cell phones. Brothers Nick and Nigel Bottom are desperate to write a hit play but are stuck in the shadow of that Renaissance rockstar known as “The Bard.” 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! But amidst the scandalous excitement of Opening Night, the Bottom Brothers realize that reaching the top means being true to thine own self… and all that jazz.


• Mon 4/8/19 at - 7:00 PM
• Tue 4/9/19 at - 7:00 PM

Modesto Symphony Orchestra



• Fri 4/12/19 at - 8:00 PM
• Sat 4/13/19 at - 8:00 PM

The Jive Aces


The Jive Aces are the UK's top jive and swing band. They are renowned for their high energy jump jive music and spectacular stage show.


• Wed 4/17/19 at - 7:30 PM

Tuesdays With Morrie



• Fri 4/26/19 at - 7:30 PM
• Sat 4/27/19 at - 2:00 PM
• Sun 4/28/19 at - 2:00 PM

The Secret Garden


This enchanting classic of children's literature is reimagined in brilliant musical style by composer Lucy Simon and Marsha Norman, the Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright. Orphaned in India, 11 year-old Mary Lennox returns to Yorkshire to live with her embittered, reclusive uncle Archibald and his invalid son Colin. The estate's many wonders include a magic garden which beckons the children with haunting melodies and the Dreamers, spirits from Mary's past who guide her through her new life, dramatizing The Secret Garden's compelling tale of forgiveness and renewal.


• Sat 5/18/19 at - 2:00 PM
• Sun 5/19/19 at - 2:00 PM

Lee Rocker


Lee Rocker made his mark singing, playing, standing on, spinning and rocking his giant upright bass in the legendary music group The Stray Cats. Grammy-nominated, The Stray Cats have sold nearly 10 million albums and garnered an astounding 23 gold and platinum certified records worldwide. Founded by Rocker, Brian Setzer, and Slim Jim Phantom, The Stray Cats remain a radio staple, were music video pioneers at the infancy of MTV, and repeatedly brought rockabilly music to the top of the charts.


• Sat 6/8/19 at - 8:00 PM

Scott Bradlee's Postmodern Jukebox

Jazz,Pop,Swing,Live Music in Bar/Club

Scott Bradlee is a composer, arranger and American pianist who got his start in jazz before turning to pop music. His Postmodern Jukebox project, begun on YouTube in 2011, infuses notable popular songs with jazz, swing and ragtime elements, or, as a Boston Globe writer put it "takes the pop hits of the text-and-Snapchat age and recasts them as meticulously arranged period pieces, from ragtime to doo-wop."


• Sun 6/16/19 at - 4:00 PM