The ensemble will perform salsa, Latin, merengue, cumbia, bachata and cha cha music at 7 p.m. Friday, June 8, at Paschal Winery, 1122 Suncrest Road, Talent. A beginning dance lesson will be at 6:30 p.m. Admission is $10. See paschalwinery.com or call 541-535-7957.
When a street musician is ready to give up on his dream, he meets a young woman who takes an interest in his songs. Together they serve as each other’s muses and collaborate on new, emotionally charged music. Written by John Carney, the Broadway production of “Once” took home eight Tony Awards in 2012, including Best Musical. Curtain is at 8 p.m. Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays, Mondays and select Wednesdays, 1 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays, at the Oregon Cabaret Theatre, First and Hargadine streets, Ashland. Tickets are $25 or $39 and can be purchased at oregoncabaret.com or by calling 541-488-2902.
Jefferson State Choral Coalition
The American jazz and popular music ensemble, directed by Kirby Shaw, will join forces with blues and rock guitarist and harmonica player Hank Shreve to present “Blues ’n’ Grooves” at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, June 9, at the Craterian Theater, 23 S. Central Ave., Medford. Tickets are $25, $10 for K-12 students, and can be purchased online at craterian.org, at the box office, 16 S. Bartlett St., or by calling 541-779-3000.
Flamenco and classical guitarist Grisha Goryachev will perform at 7 p.m. Sunday, June 10, at Paschal Winery, 1122 Suncrest Road, Talent. A native of St. Petersburg, Russia, he studied under guitar virtuoso Eliot Fisk at the New England Conservatory of Music in Boston. He has two albums to his credit: “Alma Flamenca” and “Homenaje a Sabicas.” Tickets are $20 and can be purchased in advance at grisha.brownpapertickets.com.
This larger-than-life band of musicians and acrobats will present brassy funk, rock and jazz at 8 p.m. Thursday, June 14, at the Historic Ashland Armory, 208 Oak St. Tickets are $20 in advance and can be purchased at liveatthearmory.com. Tickets will be $25 at the door.