New Orleans old-school jazz comes to Chico. Under the direction of trombonist Delfeayo Marsalis and anchored by Dirty Dozen Brass Band founder Roger Lewis on bari sax, the Uptown Jazz Orchestra celebrates the musical heritage of New Orleans, performing blues and standards that combine riff-playing, spontaneous arrangements, and the New Orleans second-line groove. THURSDAY, APRIL 4 7:30 PM | HARLEN ADAMS THEATRE $40 PREMIUM | $32 GENERAL | $30 SENIOR $15 YOUTH & CHICO STATE STUDENT BANFFFILM FESTIVAL “Those seeking the adrenaline of adventure need only venture inside Laxson Auditorium for two nights of outdoor thrill films.”—Chico Enterprise-Record Combine amazing photography, adrenaline fueled athleticism, nature at its most beautiful, and the human spirit and you have captured the engaging films featured at the Banff Mountain Film Festival. This popular event returns to Laxson Auditorium with two evenings of films devoted to outdoor adventures; each evening featuring different exhilarating and thought-provoking films from around the globe. Film selections will be announced in March at chicoperformances.com. THURSDAY & FRIDAY, APRIL 11 & 12 7:30 PM | LAXSON AUDITORIUM $18 ADULT | $16 SENIOR $10 YOUTH & CHICO STATE STUDENT Larry Shiu, Cascade Mountain, Banff National Park © John Price New Orleans Jazz Royalty DELFEAYOMARSALIS &THEUPTOWNJAZZORCHESTRA “Technical excellence, inventive mind, and frequent touches of humor.”—Los Angeles Times 20 CHICO PERFORMANCES 2018–2019