Carol Friedman (left), Simon Benjamin (right)

Valley Performing Arts Center

Bobby McFerrin with special guest, Taylor McFerrin

Family resemblance – it’s passed from generation to generation, sometimes reliably and other times rebelliously. In some families, the resemblance is of a musical kind. This father and son duo will test the possibilities and share the VPAC stage intended to stretch musical boundaries, and to celebrate the similarities embedded within contrasting musical styles. More

Valley Performing Arts Center

"Ben Hur: A Tale of the Christ," Stewart Copeland, Composer

VPAC welcomes Stewart Copeland, who caught the world’s attention when he captured the raw energy of the London punk rock scene by forming The Police. Copeland has since spent three decades as an acclaimed film composer, filmmaker and creator of opera, ballet and chamber music. More