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LA Opera - Los Angeles - Presents:Carmen9/14/2017 - 10/1/2017 (next performance: Thursday, 9/28/2017)
The dazzling Ana María Martínez returns to Los Angeles as opera’s most seductive temptress -- Carmen.
University of Redlands - Redlands - Presents:Faculty Recital: Brahm's Clarinet QuintetTuesday, 9/26/2017
This event is free and open to the public.
Le Salon de Musiques - Los Angeles - Presents:Le Salon de Musiques Chamber Music Series Concert #1Sunday, 10/15/2017
Serena MC KINNEY Violin, Ambroise AUBRUN Violin, Ben ULLERY, Viola, Yoshika MASUDA Cello
L.BEETHOVEN: STRING QUARTET N.9 IN C MAJOR OP 59 N.3
L.SPOHR: DUO FOR VIOLIN & VIOLA IN E MINOR OP 13
F.SCHUBERT: STRING QUARTET N.14 IN D MINOR “DEATH & THE MAIDEN”
USC Thornton School of Music - Los Angeles - Presents:USC Thornton Concert Jazz Orchestra: Swing NightMonday, 9/25/2017
Music director Jason Goldman leads the Concert Jazz Orchestra in an evening of big band standards and original compositions.
LA Phil - Los Angeles - Presents:Mirga Conducts Mahler10/19/2017 - 10/21/2017 (next performance: Thursday, 10/19/2017)
Mirga Conducts Mahler
Walt Disney Concert Hall
Thursday, October 19th, 8PM
Friday, October 20th, 8PM
Saturday, October 21st, 2PM
Los Angeles Philharmonic
Mirga Gražinyte-Tyla, conductor
Gidon Kremer, violin
Janai Brugger, soprano
Peter Kalivas - San Diego - Presents:A "Mashed Up" Cabaret9/22/2017 - 9/24/2017 (next performance: Sunday, 9/24/2017)
A "MASHED UP" Cabaret
with Audience Participation!
Your favorite pop songs MASH with your favorite musical theater songs!
3 SHOWS ONLY Sept. 22 & 23rd @ 730pm and 24th @ 2pm
Getty Museum and Court Theatre - Pacific Palisades - Presents:Iphigenia in Aulis By Euripides9/7/2017 - 9/30/2017 (next performance: Thursday, 9/28/2017)
A New Translation by Nicholas Rudall
Directed by Charles Newell
Co-produced by The Getty Museum & Court Theatre
The Chance Theater - Anaheim - Presents:In A Word9/8/2017 - 10/8/2017 (next performance: Sunday, 9/24/2017)
Today is the two-year anniversary of Fiona’s son’s disappearance, and still, nothing makes sense to her. Not her blasé husband, the incompetent detective, or the neighborhood kidnapper who keeps introducing himself in the checkout line. As Fiona delves back into her memories of that fateful day to uncover that crucial missing piece, grief and comedy collide, and ordinary turns of phrase take on dangerous new meanings.
Britt Rose - North Hollywood - Presents:The Marriage Zone9/15/2017 - 9/24/2017 (next performance: Sunday, 9/24/2017)
Three couples who meet are connected to each other in ways they could not have suspected in this new comedy.
Welk Resort Theatre - Escondido - Presents:Kiss of the Spider Woman9/1/2017 - 10/22/2017 (next performance: Sunday, 9/24/2017)
KISS OF THE SPIDER WOMAN
Directed and Choreographed by Award Winner Ray Limon
"Thrilling” - The New York Times.
"Creates an entire world out of a prison cell.... Dazzling."- Newsweek.
"Capture[s] the magic musicals were meant for."- Wall Street Journal.
American Youth Symphony - Los Angeles - Presents:American Youth SymphonySunday, 9/24/2017
(John Liebes Concert)
To begin our 53rd season, Music Director Carlos Izcaray leads a concert sponsored by the family of John Liebes. Featuring beloved works by Richard Strauss and Dmitri Shostakovich with 19 year old Concerto Competition winner Aubree Oliverson on Bruch’s virtuosic Violin Concerto in G minor.
Fountain Theatre - Los Angeles - Presents:Runaway Home9/13/2017 - 11/5/2017 (next performance: Sunday, 9/24/2017)
Three years after Hurricane Katrina, the unhealed wounds of New Orleans' Lower 9th Ward continue to fester. In this powerful, funny and deeply moving mother-daughter story, 14-year-old runaway Kali embarks on a journey to pick through the wreckage of what used to be her life, rhyming, stealing and scamming her way through the still-destroyed neighborhood.
Hollywood Pantages- Nederlander - Los Angeles - Presents:Hamilton8/11/2017 - 12/30/2017 (next performance: Sunday, 9/24/2017)
HAMILTON is the story of America's Founding Father Alexander Hamilton, an immigrant from the West Indies who became George Washington's right-hand man during the Revolutionary War and was the new nation’s first Treasury Secretary. Featuring a score that blends hip-hop, jazz, blues, rap, R&B, and Broadway, HAMILTON is the story of America then, as told by America now.
North Coast Rep - Solana Beach - Presents:Neil Simon's Last of the Red Hot Lovers9/6/2017 - 10/8/2017 (next performance: Sunday, 9/24/2017)
By Neil Simon
Directed by Christopher Williams
Laughter on the 23rd Floor was a smash sell-out last season, so be sure to order your tickets early.
“Extraordinarily funny and charming” New York Times
"Delightfully hilarious and witty...a genuinely brilliant play." - New York Post
The Colony Theatre - Burbank - Presents:A Little Night Music In Concert9/21/2017 - 9/24/2017 (next performance: Sunday, 9/24/2017)
The concert presentation of this classic musical with music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim and a book by Hugh Wheeler will be directed by Laura Stribling and feature musical direction by Jennifer Lin. Sarah Jo Provost serves as assistant director.
Center Theater Group - Los Angeles - Presents:The Red Shoes9/15/2017 - 10/1/2017 (next performance: Sunday, 9/24/2017)
A beloved fairytale and Academy Award®-winning movie, The Red Shoes has seduced audiences and inspired generations of dancers with its tale of obsession, possession, and one girl’s dream to be the greatest dancer in the world. Victoria Page lives to dance, but her ambitions become a battleground between the two men who inspire her passion.
Roger Bean - Los Angeles - Presents:Honky Tonk Laundry8/11/2017 - 10/1/2017 (next performance: Sunday, 9/24/2017)
MOVE OVER, THELMA AND LOUISE! When Lana Mae Hopkins, owner and proprietress of the Wishy Washy Washateria, hires Katie Lane Murphy to help out in the Laundromat, they soon find themselves up to their elbows in soap, suds, and cheatin’ hearts.
John Anson Ford Theatres - Hollywood - Presents:100: The Apollo Theater Celebrates Ella's 100th Birthday!Sunday, 9/24/2017
Part of the IGNITE @ the FORD! series, made possible through the generous support of LA County Supervisor Sheila Kuehl. Proceeds benefit the Ford Theatre Foundation.
Garry Marshall Theatre - Burbank - Presents:Master Class9/20/2017 - 10/22/2017 (next performance: Sunday, 9/24/2017)
Inspired by world-renowned Opera diva Maria Callas’ magnificent JuiIliard master class series, Terrence McNally’s Tony Award-winning play spotlights the tour-de-force artist and vulnerable woman known as La Divina.
Los Angeles Master Chorale - Los Angeles - Presents:Carmina Burana9/23/2017 - 9/24/2017 (next performance: Sunday, 9/24/2017)
It’s a celebratory start to the season with Leonard Bernstein’s hope-filled Chichester Psalms in honor of the composer’s centenary paired with Carl Orff’s rollicking Carmina Burana, his shamelessly popular and wildly rambunctious musical orgy of medieval mischief.
Rogue Machine - Los Angeles - Presents:Daytona9/9/2017 - 10/30/2017 (next performance: Sunday, 9/24/2017)
Haunting and humorous, Daytona is a play with two love stories at its heart. Joe and Elli were childhood friends who survived the Holocaust. They found each other, after the war, and have been married almost 50 years and living in New York. The couple created a world for themselves to forget the past…until the day an unexpected visitor arrives.
Australian Theatre Company - Los Angeles - Presents:Grey Nomad9/11/2017 - 10/8/2017 (next performance: Sunday, 9/24/2017)
L.A.'s Australian Theatre Company presents Dan Lee’s funny, engaging comedy about two retired couples who have dedicated their lives to RVing around Australia. It’s a comic road show that captures the unique sense of camaraderie and almost supernatural devotion to a lifestyle of perpetual circumnavigation led by the free range, baby boomers of Australia who call themselves “grey nomads.”
Ensemble Shakespeare Theater - Pasadena - Presents:Hamlet9/9/2017 - 9/24/2017 (next performance: Sunday, 9/24/2017)
An exciting new take on the classic told from the viewpoint of Horatio as he watches his closest friend, Hamlet, deal with grief, madness, family, revenge, and
even a battle with substance abuse.
San Diego Musical Theatre - San Diego - Presents:Billy Elliot 9/22/2017 - 10/8/2017 (next performance: Sunday, 9/24/2017)
Winner of 10 Tony Awards, including Best Musical
With an iconic score from music legend Elton John, Billy Elliot is a powerful story of one boy’s journey to follow his dreams and inspire his community to find solidarity in the midst of challenging times.
Little Fish Theatre - San Pedro - Presents:Boeing Boeing9/22/2017 - 10/21/2017 (next performance: Friday, 9/29/2017)
By Marc Camoletti, translated by Beverly Cross & Francis Evans
Directed by Cylan Brown
Zany farce involving a man with three fiancees and scheduling issues.
Kirk Douglas Theatre - Culver City - Presents:Big Night9/10/2017 - 10/8/2017 (next performance: Sunday, 9/24/2017)
World Premiere—See It First at the Douglas
It’s Hollywood’s biggest night and Mike is stressing. He is nominated for an Oscar®. His transgender nephew wants his acceptance speech to be a political statement. His mother has a bombshell announcement. His boyfriend isn’t returning his calls. And Mike’s night is about to take an unexpected turn that will rock his world while the world is watching.
La Jolla Playhouse - San Diego - Presents:Wild Goose Dreams9/5/2017 - 10/1/2017 (next performance: Sunday, 9/24/2017)
A North Korean defector who has left her family behind and a lonely South Korean father start an unlikely online romance as they each attempt to allay their fears and alienation in this inventive, lyrical and darkly humorous piece directed by Tony-nominated and Drama Desk Award-winning Leigh Silverman (Violet, Chinglish).
Echo Theater Company - Los Angeles - Presents:Fixed9/14/2017 - 10/22/2017 (next performance: Sunday, 9/24/2017)
Dually inspired by Calderón’s Spanish Golden Age Drama The Physician Of His Own Honor and the 1990 documentary Paris is Burning, which detailed New York’s then-underground drag queen “ball culture,” this fierce and funny new play by Boni B. Alvarez is set in the heart of L.A.’s Historic Filipinotown.
Coronado Playhouse - Coronado - Presents:Little Shop of Horrors9/8/2017 - 10/15/2017 (next performance: Sunday, 9/24/2017)
Little Shop of Horrors is a sci-fi spoof musical with a hilarious and fearsome plot and a collection of great songs – Oh! And lots of foliage!
The Chance Theater - Anaheim - Presents:Tribes9/21/2017 - 10/22/2017 (next performance: Friday, 9/29/2017)
by Nina Raine
A boy born deaf who has been ostracized by his family discovers he is not alone. A story of finding the place that you belong.
La Mirada Thetare - La Mirada - Presents:Ain't Misbehavin'9/16/2017 - 10/8/2017 (next performance: Sunday, 9/24/2017)
THIS JOINT IS JUMPIN’! The Harlem Renaissance of the 1920’s and 1930’s comes to life in a brand-new look at this smash three-time Tony-winning musical revue. Join five sensational performers on a journey through the timeless music of Thomas “Fats” Waller.
The Group Rep - North Hollywood - Presents:Lost in Yonkers9/8/2017 - 10/22/2017 (next performance: Sunday, 9/24/2017)
CRITICS PICK! GrigwareTalksTheatre/BWW
I LOVED IT! Cathy Wayne/ NoHoArtsDistrict.com
POWERFUL AND HILARIOUS
HIGHLY ENTERTAINING, IMPECCABLY PERFORMED PRODUCTION! PatTaylor/TOLUCAN
Desert Rose Productions, Inc. - Rancho Mirage - Presents:Vanya & Sonia & Masha + Spike9/22/2017 - 10/15/2017 (next performance: Sunday, 9/24/2017)
Tony Winner for Best Play 2013!!
Vanya and Sonia live in their family’s home in Bucks County, PA. Their “Movie Star” sister Masha arrives with her new boy-toy Spike to tell them she is selling the family manse and moving on with life. Add a “Snow White and the 7 Dwarves” costume party and a voodoo-spell-casting housekeeper and it’s Christopher Durang at his best!
The Corelli Ensemble - Rancho Palos Verdes - Presents:Trumpets in the Garden!Sunday, 9/24/2017
The Corelli Ensemble presents for your enjoyment an afternoon of wonderful baroque music featuring the trumpet!
This is a family picnic perfect outdoor concert that is included with your admission to The South Coast Botanic Garden.
Sit back and relax under blue skies and listen to live music of Bach, Handel, Vivaldi, Corelli and Telemann.
Irvine Barclay Theatre - Irvine - Presents:USAF Airmen of NoteMonday, 9/25/2017
The Airmen of Note honors the bravery, sacrifice and dedication of our veterans.
Created in 1950 to carry on the tradition of Major Glenn Miller's Army Air Forces dance band, the “Note” features 18 of the most talented jazz musicians in the country today and is one of the last touring big bands.
Glendale Centre Theatre/Tim Dietlein - Glendale - Presents:Puss in Boots8/5/2017 - 11/11/2017 (next performance: Saturday, 9/30/2017)
The Glendale Centre Theatre presents their new Children's Theatre production of Puss in Boots. A tap dancing, big band twist on the classic fairy tale you know and love.
Join us for GCT’s jazzy rendition of Puss in Boots!
San Luis Obispo Wind Orchestra - San Luis Obispo - Presents:"Broadway Pops"Sunday, 9/24/2017
Celebrate Leonard Bernstein's 100th Birthday!
Happy Birthday to Leonard Bernstein, his centennial year! In celebration of his life and music, we play selections from two of his best known Broadway hits: Candide and West Side Story, plus Danzon from his ballet Fancy Free.
Entertainment Events, Inc. - Sierra Madre - Presents:'Til Death Do Us Part: Late Night Catechism9/22/2017 - 10/1/2017 (next performance: Sunday, 9/24/2017)
Sister is back, offering lessons on the Sacraments of Marriage and Last Rites.
Aubrey Manning is back as the irrepressible Sister! After teaching countless students about the saints, venial sins, limbo and more, Sister is now offering up hilarious lessons on the Sacraments of Marriage and the Last Rites, including her own wacky version of the Newlywed Game.
OB Playhouse & Theatre Company - San Diego - Presents:Bat Boy: The Musical9/23/2017 - 10/29/2017 (next performance: Sunday, 9/24/2017)
From the composer of Legally Blonde the musical (Laurence O’Keefe), comes a love story with a bite.
OB Playhouse and Theatre Company is thrilled to be producing the San Diego premiere of the comedy-horror “Bat Boy: the Musical”.
At the helm is award-winning San Diego director/choreographer, Michael Mizerany who picked the show specifically for OB Playhouse and Theatre Company.
Friends of Sundays Live & LACMA - Los Angeles - Presents:Sundays Live8/13/2017 - 12/31/2017 (next performance: Sunday, 9/24/2017)
Sundays Live presents FREE weekly classical chamber music concerts and recitals by premier professional artists from Southern California and around the world. These one-hour concerts are presented free to the public at 6:00PM on Sundays in the Leo S. Bing Theater of the Los Angeles County Museum of Art.
Chamber On The Mountain - Ojai - Presents:Chamber On The MountainSunday, 9/24/2017
Special concert opens Chamber On The Mountain's 2017-18 season
Chamber On The Mountain kicks off new season with a special three-artist collaboration in concert Sunday, September 24, 2017
Flutist Jill Felber pianist Dianne Frazer, and harpist Heidi Lehwalder will play an eclectic program of classic and contemporary works
California Chamber Orchestra - Temecula - Presents:Classics at The Merc8/13/2017 - 6/24/2018 (next performance: Sunday, 9/24/2017)
Join us in The Merc Sunday afternoons for chamber performances by the region’s best professional musicians. The intimate setting of The Merc allows the audience and musicians to interact with each other so you can learn about the musicians, their instruments, their careers, and the music they perform.
A great classical experience for a great price!
Spreckels Organ Society - San Diego - Presents:Spreckels Organ Concerts8/13/2017 - 12/31/2017 (next performance: Sunday, 9/24/2017)
The Spreckels Organ is located in the heart of San Diego’s Balboa Park.
Concerts are held every Sunday at 2 p.m. (for one hour) and on Monday evenings in summer (7:30 to 9:30 p.m.). No tickets are issued to concerts, because all concerts are free and open to the public.
Richard Nixon Library & Birthplace Foundation - Yorba Linda - Presents:Nixon Library Family Concert Series8/13/2017 - 12/31/2017 (next performance: Sunday, 9/24/2017)
FREE FAMILY CONCERT SERIES
Free concerts are held Sundays, except when otherwise noted, and are open to the public.
Odyssey Theatre - Los Angeles - Presents:Arsenic and Old Lace8/26/2017 - 10/8/2017 (next performance: Sunday, 9/24/2017)
A revival of Joseph Kesserling’s infectiously funny black comedy about two little-old-lady aunts who see killing as an act of charity. Good, macabre fun!