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LA Phil - Los Angeles - Presents:Dudamel Conducts Mahler's Ninth10/20/2016 - 10/23/2016 (next performance: Friday, 10/21/2016)
Los Angeles Philharmonic
Gustavo Dudamel, conductor
Mahler: Symphony No. 9 (c. 81 minutes)
The Old Globe Theatre - San Diego - Presents:The Lion9/29/2016 - 10/30/2016 (next performance: Friday, 10/21/2016)
A good storyteller uses everything he has. So Benjamin Scheuer uses his guitar—actually, six guitars—in The Lion, a wholly original musical experience that tells one man’s gripping coming-of-age story.
LA Opera - Los Angeles - Presents:The Source10/19/2016 - 10/23/2016 (next performance: Friday, 10/21/2016)
Chelsea (formerly Bradley) Manning has many identities: adrift adolescent, emboldened whistleblower, traitor to her country. In this penetrating music-theater work, composer Ted Hearne and director Daniel Fish dive into the media hysteria responsible for the many faces of the Army private who infamously leaked hundreds of thousands of classified documents to WikiLeaks.
YMF - Santa Monica - Presents:Debut Orchestra: Opening ConcertFriday, 10/21/2016
Yuga Cohler, conductor
The Sorcerer's Apprentice
Cal State University Fullerton - Fullerton - Presents:Antigone10/14/2016 - 10/30/2016 (next performance: Friday, 10/21/2016)
Directed by Travis Donnelly
By Sophocles • In a new version by Owen McCafferty
The war has ended, but with peace comes conflict. Antigone's brother Polyneices lies on the battlefield where he fell, his burial outlawed by Creon, the new king of Thebes. Should Antigone obey Creon, or must she follow her conscience and lay her beloved brother to rest?
Diversionary Theatre - San Diego - Presents:Lizard Boy the Musical 9/29/2016 - 10/30/2016 (next performance: Friday, 10/21/2016)
Part comic book. Part musical horror tale. Part Lizard. Part Boy. From its acclaimed production in Seattle comes a radically original musical that will set San Diego ablaze. Legend has it that from the ashes of Mount St. Helens emerged a monster with mysterious powers that changed one boy’s life forever. Freak or hero? Trevor better find out before it’s too late.
Chapman University - Orange - Presents:Opera Chapman: Kurt Weill After Dark 10/21/2016 - 10/23/2016 (next performance: Friday, 10/21/2016)
Limited onstage audience seating ensures a thrilling experience at Opera Chapman’s performance of selections from The Rise and Fall of the City of Mahagonny (Aufstieg und Fall der Stadt Mahagonny) and Street Scene.
- A Cabaret-Style Revue
Cal State University Fullerton - Fullerton - Presents:Fall Dance Theatre10/20/2016 - 10/30/2016 (next performance: Friday, 10/21/2016)
Escape your daily routine and experience this eclectic showcase of lyrical movement as CSUF's award-wining dancers and choreographers demonstrate their grace, talent, and dedication.
Coordinated by Gladys Kares
Kerrilee Gore And Zen Arts - Santa Barbara - Presents:When the Lights Go Out10/20/2016 - 10/22/2016 (next performance: Friday, 10/21/2016)
Kerrilee Gore And Zen Arts present When The Lights Go Out: An Immersive Theatrical Experience for four spellbinding performances October 20-22. Lights Out, created by Kerrilee Gore is an innovative theatrical experience onstage at the Lobero Theatre featuring immersive elements of cabaret, multi-media and acrobatics from some of Los Angeles’ top choreographers and creative minds.
Pacific Symphony - Costa Mesa - Presents:Tchaikovsky's Fourth10/20/2016 - 10/22/2016 (next performance: Friday, 10/21/2016)
Tchaikovsky described his Fourth as "a reflection of Beethoven's Fifth Symphony." From the fateful thundering brass fanfare to the dramatic finish, this quintessentially romantic Russian music will sweep you away, evoking surging powerful emotions.
Santa Monica Playhouse - Santa Monica - Presents:Raise Me Up10/15/2016 - 11/20/2016 (next performance: Saturday, 11/5/2016)
It’s Lisa Phillips Visca’s critically acclaimed romantic comedy - a true story about a “moonstruck” couple’s forbidden love and the hilarity and drama from their deeply passionate Italian-Greek families – back for 5 weeks only after its sell-out six-month world premiere run at Santa Monica Playhouse. You’ll laugh…You’ll cry…You’ll never forget this spellbinding true true-love story.
The Huntington Beach Academy for the Performing Arts - Huntington Beach - Presents:"The Producers" 10/14/2016 - 10/23/2016 (next performance: Friday, 10/21/2016)
The Huntington Beach Academy for the Performing Arts opens the door to its musical season with Mel Brooks’ hilarious Broadway sensation, “The Producers.”
“This is “The Producers” debut among OC high schools,” said Director Tim Nelson, “We’re excited to be the first to take on this production.”
Cabrillo MusicTheatre - Thousand Oaks - Presents:Evita10/14/2016 - 10/23/2016 (next performance: Friday, 10/21/2016)
EVITA is the rags-to-riches story of Eva Duarte Peron, the actress-turned-First Lady of Argentina. Set in Buenos Aires between 1934 and 1952, EVITA is presented almost entirely in song and editorialized on by the show’s narrator, Che. At a young age, Maria Eva Duarte leaves home to pursue stardom.
Celebration Theatre - Los Angeles - Presents:Charm9/9/2016 - 10/23/2016 (next performance: Friday, 10/21/2016)
"Powerful, emotional and very funny. Many moments of brilliance from an exceptional cast. GO!" - Performing Arts LIVE
Set in “The Center,” a shelter and safe space for the LGBTQ community in Chicago, CHARM explores the complex issue of Gender Identity.
The Garage - Hollywood - Presents:Blood10/28/2016 - 12/18/2016 (next performance: Friday, 10/28/2016)
Back by popular demand! Glenne Headly (Mr. Holland’s Opus) and James Kyson (NBC’s Heroes) join the cast when the Garage re-opens its acclaimed world premiere production. A political thriller with music, about the 1980s ‘Japanese Tainted Blood Scandal’ in which 2,000 people died of AIDS after the U.S. knowingly sold contaminated blood to Japan.
The Blank Theatre - Los Angeles - Presents:The Tragedy of JFK (as told by Wm. Shakespeare)9/24/2016 - 11/6/2016 (next performance: Friday, 10/21/2016)
A world premiere play conceived, adapted, and directed by Daniel Henning.
"A masterfully crafted and brilliant production! The casting could not have been better. Don't be surprised to see this on a New York stage someday. Daniel Henning's finest! GO!" - Performing Arts LIVE
Cerritos College - Norwalk - Presents:Faculty ShowcaseFriday, 10/21/2016
Faculty Showcase, raising scholarship funds for students in the applied music program, will showcase Cerritos College Music Department faculty. The concert will include performances by some of the most accomplished musicians in the greater Los Angeles area and will encompass a wide variety of musical genres.
¡Viva el Arte de Santa Bárbara! - Santa Barbara - Presents:Yolotecuani, Sones de GuerreroSunday, 10/23/2016
Yolotecuani, Sones de Guerrero
Music and Dance of Guerrero, Mexico
FREE concert / Entrada gratuita
Sunday / Domingo, OCT 23, 7:00 PM
The Marjorie Luke Theatre, Santa Barbara Junior High
721 E. Cota Street, Santa Barbara
Doors open one half hour before the show starts. Reception follows concert.
Las puertas se abrirán media hora antes de la functión. Habrá recepción después del concierto.
UCI Claire Trevor School of the Arts - Irvine - Presents:Claire Trevor School of the Arts Annual Open HouseFriday, 10/21/2016
Celebrate the Arts and Trevor School with our annual open house! The event is a rich palette of performances which showcase the talents of our students and faculty. Art exhibitions, musical concerts, dance performances, dress rehearsals and more take place in various Trevor School venues. Get a behind the scenes look at the productions as you tour practice and performance spaces.
Los Angeles Children's Chorus - Pasadena - Presents: Young Men’s Ensemble + Lineage Dance CompanyFriday, 10/21/2016
Los Angeles Children's Chorus Young Men’s Ensemble (YME) and Lineage Dance Company, in their first-ever interdisciplinary collaboration, present four free performances as part of Pasadena ArtNight.
The Montalban - Hollywood - Presents:PROXIMA by enra10/21/2016 - 10/23/2016 (next performance: Friday, 10/21/2016)
Japanese visual dance ensemble Enra defies conventions of space, time, gravity, and physics, through seamless synchronization of digital projection and physical movement.
California Chamber Orchestra - Temecula - Presents:Classics at The Merc9/11/2016 - 11/13/2016 (next performance: Sunday, 10/23/2016)
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!
USC Thornton School of Music - Los Angeles - Presents:USC Thornton Chamber Singers & Concert Choir: Celebrating the BardFriday, 10/21/2016
The USC Thornton Chamber Singers and the USC Thornton Concert Choir present a “Poets and Music” program inspired by the 400th anniversary of William Shakespeare's death.
The “Poets and Music” program will include works by Bloesch, Bradford, Conte, Elberdin, Harris, Hennigan, Mäntyjärvi, Orban, Shearing, and Vaughan Williams.
Chapman University - Orange - Presents:Good Kids by Naomi Lizuka10/11/2016 - 10/22/2016 (next performance: Friday, 10/21/2016)
Drama, adult language/mature subject matter: Something happened to Chloe after that party last Saturday night. Something she says she can’t remember. Something everybody is talking about. Set at a Mid-western high school, in a world of Facebook and Twitter, smartphones and YouTube, Good Kids explores a casual sexual encounter gone wrong and its very public aftermath. Who’s telling the truth?
The Music Academy of the West - Santa Barbara - Presents:The Met: Live in HD: Mozart's Don Giovanni10/22/2016 - 12/11/2016 (next performance: Saturday, 10/22/2016)
Simon Keenlyside performs the role of the title hero, who goes to hell in a dazzling coup de théâtre. The cast of great Mozartean singers includes Hilba Gerzmava, Malin Byström, Serena Malfi, and Paul Appleby. Fabio Luisi conducts.
Whittier College - Whittier - Presents:"The Good Person of Sichuan"10/20/2016 - 10/23/2016 (next performance: Friday, 10/21/2016)
by Bertolt Brecht and Michael Hoffman
Directed by Dr. Jennifer S. Holmes
Brecht's parable of good and evil was first performed in 1943 and remains one of his most popular and frequently produced plays worldwide.
The Old Globe Theatre - San Diego - Presents:October Sky 9/10/2016 - 10/23/2016 (next performance: Friday, 10/21/2016)
The beloved film is now a triumphant new American musical that will send you heart soaring and inspire your whole family to reach for the stars!
Entertainment Events Inc. - Sierra Madre - Presents:Late Night Catechism10/14/2016 - 10/22/2016 (next performance: Friday, 10/21/2016)
The comedy classic.
Late Night Cathecism is an uproarious piece of theatre that takes audience members back- sometimes nostalgically, sometimes fearfully to the children they once were, The irrepressible Sister teaches an adult cathecism to a roomful of “students” (the audience).
Santa Monica Playhouse - Santa Monica - Presents:Absolutely Halloween: Two FREE performances10/22/2016 - 10/23/2016 (next performance: Saturday, 10/22/2016)
“ABSOLUTELY HALLOWEEN is ABSOLUTELY GREAT!” raves showmag.com. Around Town calls it “Our Favorite Pick!” The Tolucan Times hails it as “A great family treat!” And you can get FREE TICKETS for the October 22 and 23 performances as part of the Santa Monica Playhouse 2016 BINGE FREE FESTIVAL OF THEATRE (BFF).
for ages 2 to 102!
La Jolla Music Society - San Diego - Presents:Twyla Tharp 50th Anniversary TourSaturday, 10/22/2016
Tony Award-winning choreographer and Kennedy Center Honoree Twyla Tharp celebrates fifty years of dance making with her hand-chosen, fierce band of dancers who bring her choreography to life
El Camino College - Torrance - Presents:An Evening of Dance TheaterSaturday, 10/22/2016
AN EVENING OF DANCE THEATRE
Immediate Action Dance,
Arianne MacBean’s Big Show Company,
and casebolt & smith
Utilizing original text, scenery and multimedia, Immediate Action Dance creates visual landscapes to illuminate, question, and investigate aspects of human rights issues around the world.
Greenway Arts Alliance - Los Angeles - Presents:George Orwell’s 198410/21/2016 - 11/19/2016 (next performance: Friday, 10/21/2016)
“War is Peace, Freedom is Slavery and Ignorance is Strength.”
Greenway Arts Alliance Presents: George Orwell’s 1984, directed by Kate Jopson as the first production of their novel to stage program Greenway Reads.
Heidi Duckler Dance Theatre - Los Angeles - Presents:When I am King10/15/2016 - 10/29/2016 (next performance: Saturday, 10/22/2016)
When I am King explores what it means to be a public figure—by whatever measure: a presidential candidate, a Youtube star, or just a person who likes to instagram their lunch.
Heidi worked with an artistic team to transform the 20-years-dormant King Hing Theater into a gallery/performance space.
Pasadena Showcase House for the Arts - Pasadena - Presents:31st Annual Pasadena Showcase Instrumental CompetitionSaturday, 10/22/2016
Finalists in string, woodwind and brass compete for individual prizes ranging from $500 to $6,000 to further their education. The judging panel includes members of the Los Angeles Philharmonic Orchestra.e
The Bootleg Theatre - Los Angeles - Presents:The Stand-In10/15/2016 - 11/5/2016 (next performance: Friday, 10/21/2016)
THE STAND- IN looks behind the scenes of “Double Indemnity,” an iconic title of the Film Noir canon. Two WW2 exiles – Billy Wilder, the picture’s director, and Kasia, an enigmatic young woman – struggle for identity as foreigners while the film is written, shot, and premiered in a strange new land: Los Angeles 1942.
Chapman University - Orange - Presents:Dog Sees God: Confessions of a Teenage Blockhead10/12/2016 - 10/22/2016 (next performance: Saturday, 10/22/2016)
Comedy, mature subject matter: In this poignant, off-beat and often humorous, “unauthorized parody,” Dog Sees God re-imagines characters from the popular comic strip Peanuts as teenagers. Drug use, suicide, eating disorders, teen violence, rebellion, sexual relations and identity collide and careen toward an ending that’s both haunting and hopeful.
By Bert V. Royal
Directed by Nanci Ruby.
Chorale Bel Canto - Whittier - Presents:It's the WaterSaturday, 10/22/2016
Chorale Bel Canto, a community masterworks chorale based in Whittier, is set to perform its season opening concert, It’s the Water!, on October 22, 2016, 4:00 p.m. at First Friends Church in Whittier.
It’s the Water! will feature music from many times and places dealing with the mystique and majesty of the seas, rivers, lakes and rain.
State Street Ballet - Santa Barbara - Presents:An American TangoSaturday, 10/22/2016
State Street Ballet presents their smash-hit "An American Tango" - a true love story and a glamorous tribute to the Jazz Age and two of the worlds greatest ballroom dancers. Join us on October 22, 7:30pm at the Granada Theatre.
Vanguard University Theatre Department - Costa Mesa - Presents:A Midsummer Night's Dream10/21/2016 - 10/30/2016 (next performance: Friday, 10/21/2016)
An enchanting comedy complete with mischief, magic and the world’s most popular pastime, falling in love.
By William Shakespeare / Directed by Kevin Slay
The Bob Cole Conservatory of Music @ Cal State Long Beach - Long Beach - Presents:CSULB "Choir of the World" Chamber & University ChoirsSaturday, 10/22/2016
The Bob Cole Chamber Choir, crowned "Choir of the World" at the Welsh Eisteddfod in summer 2016 and the CSULB University Choir will present a varied concert of music by Beethoven, Whitacre, Poulenc, Gjello, Kernis, and Runestad.
Jonathan Talberg and Joshua Palkki, directors
Look at Your Fork Productions, Inc. - Los Angeles (Venice) - Presents:Naked Lunch: The Musical10/20/2016 - 10/22/2016 (next performance: Saturday, 10/22/2016)
In 1965, the Beat Generation was put on trial, and now that trial is on stage as a musical! It’s a song-strewn courtroom comedy called “Naked Lunch: The Musical.” Publishers, prosecutors, professors, and poets step down from the witness stand to attack or defend Burroughs’ novel ... in song. The cast features two well-known L.A. performers, a professional opera singer, and 9 Yale alums.
Actors Co-op - Hollywood - Presents:The Turn Of The Screw10/14/2016 - 11/20/2016 (next performance: Friday, 10/21/2016)
A young governess is responsible for raising two young children in a remote English manor house. But she is not the first one - and what has happened to her predecessor? Hatcher’s thrilling adaptation of the classic Henry James story uses just two actors to bring all the characters to life. The perfect ghost story to haunt your Halloween season!
Santa Barbara Music Club - Santa Barbara - Presents:SB Music Club ConcertsSaturday, 10/22/2016
On Saturday, October 22 at 3 PM, the Santa Barbara Music Club presents a free concert at the Faulkner Gallery in the Downtown Santa Barbara Public Library.
This concert features pianist Mao Saito performing Alexander Scriabin’s third piano sonata Oboist Adelle Radkey in works by Carl Nielsen and Georg Philipp Telemann and soprano Deborah Bertling in a selection of waltzes by Charles Gounod,
A Noise Within - Pasadena - Presents:Moliere's The Imaginary Invalid10/9/2016 - 11/19/2016 (next performance: Sunday, 10/23/2016)
“Lively fun!” – Variety
As his medical debts mount, Argan, a man whose mental neuroses grossly outweigh his physical maladies, concocts a scheme to marry his daughter off to a family of physicians. High comedy ensues. This is Molière at the top of his form: a sparkling, effervescent, incisive romp that will leave you in stitches.
San Diego Symphony - San Diego - Presents:Peter and the WolfSunday, 10/23/2016
This concert is a perfect introduction to symphonic music for the entire family. Prokofiev’s charming Peter and the Wolf is an enchanting musical story with narration that will also be the inspiration for some dance and theater performances. Performed in partnership with San Diego Junior Theatre!
The Next Arena - Los Angeles - Presents:Vonnegut, USA10/12/2016 - 11/20/2016 (next performance: Friday, 10/21/2016)
The Next Arena (TNA) presents the World Premiere production of Vonnegut, USA, five Kurt Vonnegut short stories adapted and directed by Scott Rognlien.
The American mid-century landscape is the background for this "narrative anthology" of simple human tales filled unique, hilarious, and touching characters.
South Bay Chamber Music Society - Rancho Palos Verdes - Presents:Fiato QuartetSunday, 10/23/2016
Fiato Quartet performs works by Haydn, Beethoven, Prokofiev and Piazzolla
Quartet No. 53 in D Major, Op. 64, No. 5, "The Lark“ by Franz Joseph Haydn
Quartet No. 2 in G Major, Op. 18, No. 2 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Quartet No. 2 in F Major, Op. 92 by Sergei Prokofiev
Four for Tango by Astor Piazzolla
McCallum Theatre for the Performing Arts - Palm Desert - Presents:Fifth Annual Family Fun Day - “B” – The Underwater Bubble ShowSunday, 10/23/2016
B–The Underwater Bubble Show or…"The Unexpected Journey of Mr. B in the Colorful Underwater World of Bubblelandia"
This is a story about our lives. We all know life can be gray or colorful…Don’t worry...this time it is going to be very colorful!
Theatre 68 - North Hollywood - Presents:A Time To Kill10/15/2016 - 11/19/2016 (next performance: Friday, 10/21/2016)
In this gripping adaptation, set in current day, of the John Grisham novel, a Southern community finds itself split after a father takes vengeance on the men who committed an atrocious crime against his daughter.
Opera Buffs - Los Angeles - Presents:Pairing Off: Exploring Opera DuetsSunday, 10/23/2016
The Opera Buffs presents its Fall Performers Showcase.Program will include duets by: Bellini, Donizetti, Mozart, Gounod, Verdi, Bizet, Leoncavallo, and Tchaikovsky
San Diego Symphony - San Diego - Presents:The Phantom of the Opera (1925)Sunday, 10/23/2016
Fox Film Series Special – Silent Era Screening with Organ only
We’ll be getting into the Halloween spirit with this screening of the classic 1925 thriller which launched a pop culture sensation that continues to this day.
North Coast Repertory Theatre - Solana Beach - Presents:Neil Simon's Laughter on the 23rd Floor10/19/2016 - 11/20/2016 (next performance: Friday, 10/21/2016)
North Coast Repertory Theatre, which mounted a monster hit last year with Neil Simon’s Chapter Two, is now staging one of Simon's funniest plays LAUGHTER ON THE 23RD FLOOR, the playwright’s love letter to his early career as a writer for Sid Caesar’s “Your Show of Shows.” Described by Variety as “a battery of yuks that barely lets up,” the play recounts his writing, fighting and wacky antics dur
Pierre Leloup - Los Angeles - Presents:Piaf! The Show10/23/2016 - 10/24/2016 (next performance: Sunday, 10/23/2016)
Theatre Raymond Kabbaz and Gil Marsalla, Directo Productions Present Piaf! The Show, with Anne Carrère celebrating the 100th Anniversary of the birth of Edith Piaf. Two performances are scheduled on Sunday, October 23 and Monday, October 24.
Inspired by the award-winning movie La Vie En Rose, Piaf! The Show is a musical celebration of the life and music of the legendary French chanteuse.
Symphony Irvine - Irvine - Presents:Symphony Irvine Concert: Music From Germany and Brazil Sunday, 10/23/2016
Please join Symphony Irvine in which we feature the extremely talented prodigy Kevin Miura performing the Mendelssohn violin concerto and the versatile Brazilian conductor Ricardo Michelino as he conducts a set of pieces by Brazilian composers.
Le Salon de Musiques - Los Angeles - Presents:Le Salon de Musiques Chamber Music Series Concert #2Sunday, 11/6/2016
- R. STRAUSS: Songs for Soprano & Piano
- X. SCHARWENKA: Piano Quartet in F minor Op 37
- R. SCHUMANN: Piano Quartet in E Flat Major Op 47
So Young PARK, Soprano,
Tereza STANISLAV, Violin, Rob BROPHY, Viola,
Tim LANDAUER, Cello, Robert THIES, Piano,
Francois CHOUCHAN, Piano.
Musical Theatre West - Long Beach - Presents:"Memphis"10/21/2016 - 11/6/2016 (next performance: Friday, 10/21/2016)
Musical Theatre West (MTW) presents Broadway’s smash hit musical "Memphis," at the Carpenter Performing Arts Center Oct. 21 – Nov. 6.
The winner of four Tony Awards, including “Best Musical,” is filled with roof-raising Rock & Roll, high-octane dancing, and an extraordinary tale of fame and forbidden love.
The Second City Studio Theater - Los Angeles - Presents:Los Angeles Diversity in Comedy Festival10/21/2016 - 10/23/2016 (next performance: Friday, 10/21/2016)
The goal of this festival is to offer a platform for celebrating the unique points of view that come from diverse talent in Los Angeles and beyond. This festival will offer performers of diverse backgrounds an opportunity to explore issues of diversity across race, gender, disability, sexual orientation, and gender identity through performances, panels, and workshops.
Glendale Centre Theatre/Tim Dietlein - Gelndale - Presents:Sherlock Holmes: The Final Adventure 10/14/2016 - 11/19/2016 (next performance: Friday, 10/21/2016)
The world’s greatest detective has seemingly reached the end of his remarkable career when a case presents itself that is too tempting to ignore.
McCallum Theatre Institute - Palm Desert - Presents:McCallum Theatre's 19th Annual Choreography Festival11/12/2016 - 11/13/2016 (next performance: Saturday, 11/12/2016)
Choreography by both emerging and established dancemakers take center stage in McCallum’s popular festival, now in its 19th year. Exciting original dances in a number of styles are performed by companies from across the nation with winners announced at the conclusion of each performance.
Falcon Theatre - Burbank - Presents:Buyer & Cellar10/5/2016 - 11/6/2016 (next performance: Friday, 10/21/2016)
Inspired by Barbra Streisand’s book My Passion for Design, this Off-Broadway hit comedy stars Jai Rodriguez
“Spectacular. Beyond Brilliant. This show will go down like butta’!” –Entertainment Weekly
“It’s a seriously funny...slice of absurdist whimsy.” –New York Times
Echo Theater Company - Los Angeles - Presents:Blueberry Toast9/17/2016 - 10/29/2016 (next performance: Friday, 10/21/2016)
"Blueberry Toast" outrageous world premiere at Echo Theater Company
What evil lurks in the heart of suburbia? Every family has a dark underbelly, even the perfect ones. Playwright Mary Laws puts the “dys” in family dysfunction with this modern-day, darkly comic revenge tragedy.
LACMA - Los Angeles - Presents:Jazz at LACMA9/9/2016 - 10/21/2016 (next performance: Friday, 10/21/2016)
Jazz at LACMA features the art of jazz as practiced by leading Southern California artists. Celebrating over twenty years at LACMA, the program continues to be one of the museum’s most recognizable offerings. Jazz at LACMA is a celebration of L.A.’s finest jazz musicians and has featured such legends as Wayne Shorter, John Clayton, Kenny Burrell, ...
The Chance Theater - Anaheim - Presents:Seminar9/23/2016 - 10/23/2016 (next performance: Friday, 10/21/2016)
There’s only one thing harder than writing your first novel. Letting him read it.
“Writers in their natural state are about as civilized as feral dogs”… so says Leonard, an indiscriminately relentless teacher who believes he wrote the book on what makes an author great.
A Noise Within - Pasadena - Presents:Tom Stoppard's Arcadia9/4/2016 - 11/20/2016 (next performance: Sunday, 10/30/2016)
"I have never left a play more convinced that I had just witnessed a masterpiece" –The Daily Telegraph
Romantic, funny, and profoundly moving, Stoppard’s meticulously crafted masterwork invites you experience the intricate interplay of a past and present equally driven by fierce intellectual curiosity and the fickle passions of the human heart.
El Greco Productions - Los Angeles - Presents:Siamese Sex Show10/7/2016 - 11/13/2016 (next performance: Friday, 10/21/2016)
World Premiere of Hip Hop Superhero Musical
Satirical romp of sex and intimacy in dystopian future
Siamese Sex Show is the world premiere hip hop musical that blends Lady Gaga-esque popstar theatricality with Blade Runner’s dark comic vision.
3-D Theatricals - Cerritos - Presents:Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor® Dreamcoat10/14/2016 - 10/23/2016 (next performance: Friday, 10/21/2016)
Andrew Lloyd Webber's greatest hit is re-imagined and better than ever! A musical for the whole family!
The Biblical saga of Joseph and his coat of many colors comes to vibrant life in this delightful musical parable.
TMU Theatre Arts - Newhall - Presents:You Can't Take It With You10/21/2016 - 10/29/2016 (next performance: Friday, 10/21/2016)
The Master’s University Theatre Arts presents a classic comedy of errors set in 1940's New York City. The Sycamore family, filled with aspiring artists, ballerinas, writers, inventors, amateur firework makers and more, seems a bit crazy, especially when compared to the upper-crust, reliable and respectable Kirby family.
Cal State University Fullerton - Fullerton - Presents:Italian American Reconciliation10/7/2016 - 10/23/2016 (next performance: Friday, 10/21/2016)
This lighthearted romantic comedy by the author of Moonstruck is hailed as “lovely” and “bathed in moonlit madness” by The New York Post. The New York Times writes: “Shanley is telling us a tall tale but he does it with so much humor, so much winsome charm that it is almost irresistible.”
By John Patrick Shanley
Directed By Maria Cominis