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The Rubicon Theatre - Ventura - Presents:Clarence Darrow5/22/2016 - 6/12/2016 (next performance: Friday, 5/27/2016)
Rubicon Theatre’s production of CLARENCE DARROW by David W. Rintels, marks the return of Co-Founder James O’Neil to the company stage, playing one of the most controversial and intriguing figures in American history.
Argus Entertainment - Los Angeles - Presents:Hillary & Monica5/19/2016 - 6/12/2016 (next performance: Friday, 5/27/2016)
Two guys try to get their script about Hillary Clinton and Monica Lewinsky produced, and immediately run into lawsuit hell. Hilarity ensues. A comedy of blown opportunities.
The UCLA Herb Alpert School of Music - Los Angeles - Presents:The Tragedy of Carmen5/27/2016 - 6/4/2016 (next performance: Friday, 5/27/2016)
presented by Opera UCLA
Adapted from Bizet by Peter Brook, Jean-Claude Carrière and Marius Constant English translation by Sheldon Harnick
Conducted by DMA student Maxim Kuzin
Directed by MFA student Brendan Hartnett
A gypsy, a soldier and a toreador form a fiery love triangle in this adaptation of the classic opera.
Kentwood Players - Los Angeles - Presents:Clybourne Park5/13/2016 - 6/18/2016 (next performance: Friday, 5/27/2016)
Kentwood Players presents “Clybourne Park” by Bruce Norris from May 13 through June 18, 2016 on Fridays and Saturdays at 8:00pm and Sundays at 2:00pm at the Westchester Playhouse, located at 8301 Hindry Avenue in Westchester, CA 90045.
The production directed by George L. Rametta and produced by Lauren A. Jarvis by special arrangement with Dramatists Play Service. Inc.
Son of Semele Ensemble - Los Angeles - Presents:That Pretty Pretty or, The Rape Play5/21/2016 - 6/19/2016 (next performance: Saturday, 5/28/2016)
Son of Semele Ensemble presents the Los Angeles premiere of Sheila Callaghan’s raucous and raunchy subversion of our culture’s distorted — often downright violent — representations of women.
St. John's Lutheran Church - Orange - Presents:Memorial Day ConcertSaturday, 5/28/2016
Featured will be the adult 90-voice Jubilate Choir and Festival Orchestra under the direction of Dr. William J. Heide, Minister of Worship and Music.
The concert will feature an exciting and inspiring evening of patriotic music. Thrilling marches, favorite patriotic songs, and our “Salute to the Armed Forces” will all be part of this popular concert. This concert is the last in St. John’s 2015-20
Topanga Community Club - Topanga - Presents:Topanga Days Country Fair5/28/2016 - 5/30/2016 (next performance: Saturday, 5/28/2016)
The Annual 43rd Topanga Days takes place this Memorial Day Weekend. A throwback to an era of peace and love, this 3-day music festival fundraiser will feature three-time Grammy Award-winning Mexican-American band Los Lobos as well as many other artists in the line-up.
An array of food, games for kids and adults alike, and the irreverent Memorial Day Parade are staples of the festival.
Cal Poly Music Department - San Luis Obispo - Presents:Cal Poly Arab Music Ensemble Spring ConcertSaturday, 5/28/2016
The Cal Poly Arab Music Ensemble and guest artists will perform a diverse program of music and dance from the Eastern Mediterranean and larger region at 8 p.m. Saturday, May 28, in the Spanos Theatre on campus.
Santa Monica Playhouse - Santa Monica - Presents:Stogie Kenyatta’s The World is My Home – THE LIFE OF PAUL ROBESON Sunday, 5/29/2016
Powerful and poignant, heartfelt and humorous, Santa Monica Playhouse is proud to present a one-night engagement of film, television and stage personality Stogie Kenyatta’s acclaimed NAACP Solo Show Award-Winning show about African-American artist-activist Paul Robeson.
Orchestra Novo - San Luis Obipso - Presents:A Triumphant Heart - Orchestra Novo & Michael NowakSunday, 5/29/2016
Michael Nowak & Orchestra Novo present a multi-media, collaborative concert featuring piano soloist, Marika Bournaki. Special guests, the Vocal Arts Ensemble.
A culminating concert that celebrates Orchestra Novo’s adaptation of an original concept by inter-arts creator Bobbi Jo Hart that combines classical music, art therapy and multi-media, called “Let’s Play."
Corky Hale - Hollywood - Presents:I Only Have Eyes For You 5/10/2016 - 6/12/2016 (next performance: Friday, 5/27/2016)
I Only Have Eyes For You - The Life and Lyrics of Al Dubin
Hits from the Golden Age of Hollywood, return to the stage in this brand new musical!
"This Broadway worthy production is one of our FEATURED events. It is top shelf all the way. GO!" - Performing Arts LIVE
La Jolla Playhouse - La Jolla - Presents:Hollywood 5/10/2016 - 6/5/2016 (next performance: Friday, 5/27/2016)
“HOLLYWOOD by Joe DiPietro is another Broadway worthy World Premiere production for the La Jolla Playhouse. This clever whodunit is beautifully staged and masterfully directed by Christopher Ashley. The entire cast is excellent including the terrific piano accompaniment by composer Wayne Barker. It is one of our FEATURED events. GO!” – Performing Arts LIVE
Santa Monica College Theatre Arts - Santa Monica - Presents:Man of La Mancha5/19/2016 - 5/29/2016 (next performance: Friday, 5/27/2016)
Written by Dale Wasserman, Music by Mitch Leigh, Lyrics by Joe Darion
Winner of five Tony Awards, 'Man of La Mancha' is a play within a play, performed by Cervantes, a Spanish Inquisition prisoner. Playing the part of Don Quixote, he takes us on a whimsical journey in his quest for the “Impossible Dream”. The good and innocent are celebrated in a world filled with darkness.
Glendale Community College - Glendale - Presents:Dance Performance 20165/24/2016 - 5/29/2016 (next performance: Friday, 5/27/2016)
The annual dance production has been held at the college for 46 years. Dance Professor Dora Krannig and Emeritus Professor Lynn McMurrey direct the event. Students both perform and choreograph the dances as part of their course work from the dance production classes.
The Old Globe - San Diego - Presents:Camp David 5/13/2016 - 6/19/2016 (next performance: Friday, 5/27/2016)
Pulitzer Prize winner Lawrence Wright (The Looming Tower, HBO’s Going Clear) brings us a riveting and moving story filled with humor, insight, and surprises, as three very different men, each devoutly committed to his faith, find that peace is possible and that hope is always the better choice.
Diversionary Theatre Productions - San Diego - Presents:The Boy Who Danced on Air5/5/2016 - 6/12/2016 (next performance: Friday, 5/27/2016)
“The World Premiere of THE BOY WHO DANCED ON AIR is a terrific production at all levels. The cast, story, music and lyrics, choreography, costumes and set are all excellent. It is one of our FEATURED events. GO!” – Performing Arts LIVE
The UCLA Herb Alpert School of Music - Los Angeles - Presents:Inna Faliks, pianoFriday, 5/27/2016
Chopin: Polonaise Fantasie, Op. 61
Takemitsu: Rain Sketch II
Ravel: Gaspard de la Nuit
Schubert: Trio in B-flat Major
with Xenia Deviatkina-Loh, violin
and Antonio Lysy, cello
LA Phil - Los Angeles - Presents:MOZART & PÄRT: The Angels5/26/2016 - 5/27/2016 (next performance: Friday, 5/27/2016)
Gustavo Dudamel shares his love of Wolfgang Mozart and Arvo Pärt in a festival that places their miraculous music side by side. Both masters have a reputation for sonic purity and transparency, music that unfolds naturally and effortlessly. Both created works of sublime spirituality that can transcend our daily lives, giving us a glimpse of the infinite.
Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts - Beverly Hills - Presents:The City of Conversation5/24/2016 - 6/4/2016 (next performance: Friday, 5/27/2016)
The City of Conversation is a fascinating and timely look at family politics through a family in politics.
A family divided. A country divided.
"THE CITY OF CONVERSATION is a winner! Beautifully staged with an outstanding cast. Go!" - Performing Arts LIVE
LA Opera - Los Angeles - Presents:La Bohème at LA Opera5/14/2016 - 6/12/2016 (next performance: Saturday, 5/28/2016)
Our beloved production of a timeless classic, reveling in the cinematic romance of Paris, concludes our mainstage season of masterpieces. Fall in love again with La Bohème’s unforgettable blend of riveting theater and achingly beautiful music as we follow the tale of six impoverished young bohemians, surviving only on laughter and the promise of love.
Los Angeles Ballet - Redondo Beach - Presents: 'Romeo and Juliet'Saturday, 5/28/2016
The great choreographer Frederick Ashton’s Romeo and Juliet is a classical work of genius. Shakespeare's timeless tragedy of star-crossed lovers is unforgettably expressed in dance, drama, and Prokofiev's powerful score.
Santa Barbara Music Club - Santa Barbara - Presents:SB Music Club Free ConcertsSaturday, 5/28/2016
Santa Barbara Music Club 2016 Scholarship Winners Concerts
Saturday, May 28, 2016: 3p.m.
Saturday, June 4, 2016: 3p.m.
First United Methodist Church 305 E. Anapamu Street
The Fountain Theatre - Los Angeles - Presents:My Mañana Comes 4/16/2016 - 6/26/2016 (next performance: Saturday, 5/28/2016)
The minimum wage crisis and rights for undocumented workers lie at the center of this fast-moving, funny and powerful new play receiving its Los Angeles premiere at the Fountain Theatre.
"The cast is excellent. The story is important and powerful. It is one of our FEATURED events. GO!" - Performing Arts LIVE
Gustafson Dance - Santa Barbara - Presents:Tina the Ballerina5/28/2016 - 5/29/2016 (next performance: Saturday, 5/28/2016)
Gustafson Dance presents its annual school production, Tina, the Ballerina. Tina, the Ballerina is the tale of a young girl from the French countryside, who gets the opportunity to go to the dance festival in Paris.
The Da Camera Society - Los Angeles - Presents:Cindy Wu, violin & Orion Weiss, pianoSaturday, 5/28/2016
“One of the finest sometimes-public chambers in town” (Los Angeles Times), welcomes Da Camera favorite Tien-Hsin Cindy Wu performing Mozart and Beethoven.
Santa Monica Symphony - Santa Monica - Presents:Santa Monica Symphony Orchestra ConcertSunday, 5/29/2016
Join the Santa Monica Symphony for the final concert of their 71st season as they celebrate the enigmatic works of Rimsky-Korsakov, Rachmaninoff, and Mussorgsky. Beginning with the exciting and uplifting Russian Easter Overture, the evening will venture into the rich soundscape of Rachmaninoff’s Piano Concerto no. 2 in C minor performed by acclaimed pianist, Robert Thies
Ojai Music Festival - Ojai - Presents:Ojai Music Festival 6/9/2016 - 6/12/2016 (next performance: Thursday, 6/9/2016)
From its founding in 1947, the Ojai Music Festival has created a place for groundbreaking musical experiences, bringing together innovative artists and curious audiences in an intimate, idyllic setting 80 miles northwest of Los Angeles. The Festival presents broad-ranging programs in unusual ways with an eclectic mix of rarely performed music, refreshing juxtapositions of musical styles, and music
Le Salon de Musiques - Los Angeles - Presents:Le Salon de Musiques Chamber Music Series Concert #9Sunday, 6/12/2016
Searmi PARK Violin, Ambroise AUBRUN Violin, Anna KOLOTYLINA Viola
Jacob BRAUN Cello, François CHOUCHAN, Piano
Fanny MENDELSSOHN: String Quartet in E Flat Major
Clara SCHUMANN: "Three Romances" for Violin & Piano Op 22
Robert SCHUMANN: Piano Quintet in E Flat Major Op 44
American Contemporary Ballet - Los Angeles - Presents:American Contemporary Ballet: Dance+Design II/Music+Dance LA I6/16/2016 - 6/19/2016 (next performance: Thursday, 6/16/2016)
American Contemporary Ballet presents a special combined program: The Evolution of Ballet in Six Pas de Deux.
At Dance + Design II / Music +Dance: LA: The Evolution of Ballet in Six Pas de Deux, see – in one fascinating hour – how ballet developed from its beginnings to its present-day form.
The Echo Theater Company - Los Angeles - Presents:Dry Land4/9/2016 - 5/28/2016 (next performance: Friday, 5/27/2016)
Ester is a swimmer trying to stay afloat. Amy is curled up on the locker room floor. The Echo Theater Company presents the West Coast premiere of a riveting new play that has critics and audiences across the U.S. abuzz.
LA Times Critics' Choice
Skylight Theatre - Los Angeles - Presents:The End Times5/21/2016 - 5/29/2016 (next performance: Saturday, 5/28/2016)
CRITIC'S CHOICE - LA Times and GO! - LA Weekly
"The End Times" A World Premiere written by Jesse Mu-En Shao and Directed by Jon Lawrence Rivera.
Skylight Theatre Company and Playwrights’ Arena invite you to enter the world of a religious cult. Dare to ask the questions you haven't asked and discover the truth that will shatter your beliefs. Who do you turn to then?
Rogue Machine Theatre - Los Angeles - Presents:"Honky"5/7/2016 - 6/12/2016 (next performance: Friday, 5/27/2016)
Rogue Machine presents the Los Angeles Premiere of “HONKY” by Greg Kalleres
When a young African American is shot for a pair of basketball shoes, sales triple among white teens. Are ghetto-glorifying commercials to blame for the violence, or are they just part of a smart, targeted marketing plan?
The Road Theatre Company - North Hollywood - Presents:Birder4/29/2016 - 6/19/2016 (next performance: Friday, 5/27/2016)
Two exceptional plays, one extraordinary playwright, THE ROAD THEATRE COMPANY and Taylor Gilbert, Founder/Artistic Director together with Sam Anderson, Artistic Director, in association with CENTER THEATRE GROUP announce the fourth show of its 2015-2016 - 25th Anniversary Season, the World Premiere of BIRDER, written by Julie Marie Myatt and directed by Dan Bonnell.
CYT San Diego - Chula Vista - Presents:Thoroughly Modern Millie Jr.5/20/2016 - 5/29/2016 (next performance: Friday, 5/27/2016)
CYT San Diego’s South County is thrilled to present THOROUGHLY MODERN MILLIE JR, a vibrant musical that will have you dancing the Charleston. Based on the 1967 film of the same name, THOROUGHLY MODERN MILLIE opened on Broadway in April 2002 and featured hit songs such as “Gimme Gimme” and “Not for the Life of Me.” The production later won six Tony Awards, including the win for Best Musical!
Celebration Theatre - Los Angeles - Presents:The Boy From OZ4/29/2016 - 7/3/2016 (next performance: Friday, 5/27/2016)
“Many Ovation Award nominations await this spectacular production! Director, Michael Shepperd has out done himself. To stage a massive Broadway musical in a 55 seat theater is no small undertaking but the folks at Celebration have done it with flying colors. This production will most certainly garner them many Awards.The entire run will probably sell out soon. GO!” – Performing Arts LIVE
Geffen Playhouse - Los Angeles - Presents:In & Of Itself5/3/2016 - 6/12/2016 (next performance: Friday, 5/27/2016)
Derek DelGaudio’s latest conjuring, In & Of Itself, will see the writer, performance artist and two-time Academy of Magical Arts Award winning magician join with four-time Emmy winning director Frank Oz for a unique theatrical experience in the Audrey Skirball Kenis Theater at the Geffen Playhouse. Presented in association with Tom Werner.
Produced by Beth Hogan, Presented by Odyssey Theatre Ensemble, Ron Sossi, artistic director - Los Angeles - Presents:The Hairy Ape5/14/2016 - 7/17/2016 (next performance: Friday, 5/27/2016)
With unflinching theatrical force and explosive lyricism — and renowned British director Steven Berkoff at the helm — Eugene O’Neill’s “comedy of ancient and modern life” explores the perennial human need to belong.
Renowned British actor/writer/director Steven Berkoff directs a rare production of Eugene O’Neill’s 1922 expressionist play The Hairy Ape.
The Glendale Centre Theatre - Glendale - Presents:How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying5/13/2016 - 6/25/2016 (next performance: Friday, 5/27/2016)
J Pierpont Finch is a lowly window cleaner with dreams of making it big in the business world.After finding a copy of the book “How To Succeed In Business Without Really Trying,” Finch decides to apply the tactics in the book to his own life. Soon, he’s working as a mail-room clerk at the World Wide Wicket Company and quickly fighting his way up the corporate ladder. A huge Broadway hit Musical!
Repertory Opera Company - Pomona - Presents:Verdi's Aida5/21/2016 - 6/4/2016 (next performance: Saturday, 5/28/2016)
A passionate staging of Verdi's Aida that captures the poignancy of a forbidden love trapped amidst two empires at war.
The Road Theatre Company - North Hollywood - Presents:John Is A Father5/12/2016 - 7/9/2016 (next performance: Sunday, 5/29/2016)
Recovering alcoholic John Owens was estranged from his family for decades before his son, a Marine, was killed in Afghanistan. Now, six years later, he receives an invitation to meet his widowed daughter-in-law and his grandson for the first time.