Youth Orchestra of Los Angeles (YOLA) at Los Angeles County High School of the Arts (YOLA at LACHSA) - Los Angeles - Presents:
Los Angeles Philharmonic Free Neighborhood Concert
The Los Angeles Philharmonic, led by former Dudamel Fellow Daniel Cohen, presents a free neighborhood concert at The Luckman Fine Arts Complex at California State University, Los Angeles on Thursday, September 25, at 7 pm.
The Blank Theatre - Hollywood - Presents:
9/16/2014 - 10/19/2014 (next performance: Friday, 9/26/2014)
A tragicomedy by Victor Kaufold, directed by Daniel Henning.
“An awesome cast is directed to perfection in THE WHY at The Blank Theatre. This tragicomedy at the same time will make you laugh and deliberate on a very serious and complex subject that unfortunately seems to be the news all too often these days. It is one of our FEATURED events. GO!" – Performing Arts LIVE
Carpenter Performing Arts Center - Long Beach - Presents:
David Roussève/REALITY: Stardust
Award-winning director-choreographer David Roussève's dance-driven works weave storytelling and movement into indelible performances at the intersection of dance and theater.
Pacific Symphony - Costa Mesa - Presents:
Afternoon with Joshua Bell
A true classical music superstar, Joshua Bell enjoys a successful concert career, famous chamber music collaborations, partnerships with artists outside the classical arena and performances on movie soundtracks — including, famously, “The Red Violin.” Glazunov’s lyrical Violin Concerto is a colorful, bravura showpiece for our special guest.
Center Theatre Group - Culver City - Presents:
9/2/2014 - 9/28/2014 (next performance: Tuesday, 9/23/2014)
“RACE is top shelf all the way! The entire cast is terrific and the story is full of intrigue and suspense. It is one of our FEATURED events. GO!” – Performing Arts LIVE
Multiple award-winning playwright/director David Mamet tackles America’s most controversial topic in a provocative new tale of sex, guilt and bold accusations.
LA Opera - Los Angeles - Presents:
Placido Domingo in 'La Traviata' at LA Opera
9/13/2014 - 9/28/2014 (next performance: Tuesday, 9/23/2014)
One of opera’s greatest romances, La Traviata returns in Marta Domingo’s dazzlingly updated Art Deco-inspired production. Nino Machaidze, one of LA Opera’s favorite leading ladies, returns as Violetta, with Arturo Chacon-Cruz as her handsome Alfredo. The incomparable Placido Domingo returns in one of his newest signature roles, as a father determined to do the right thing.
Pasadena Playhouse - Pasadena - Presents:
Kiss Me, Kate
9/16/2014 - 10/12/2014 (next performance: Tuesday, 9/23/2014)
KISS ME, KATE
Music and Lyrics by Cole Porter
Book by Bella and Samuel Spewack
Directed by Sheldon Epps
KISS ME, KATE represents the legendary Cole Porter at his very best.
Pacific Symphony - Costa Mesa - Presents:
9/25/2014 - 9/27/2014 (next performance: Thursday, 9/25/2014)
Like no other violinist of recent times, Joshua Bell has captured the imaginations of both critics and audiences. Interview magazine once said his playing “does nothing less than tell human beings why they bother to live.”
The Sharon Disney Lund School of Dance - Valencia - Presents:
Commuter Dance Festival
9/25/2014 - 9/26/2014 (next performance: Thursday, 9/25/2014)
The Sharon Disney Lund School of Dance presents the Annual Commuter Dance Festival.
Jerry Pilato - San Diego - Presents:
Race By David Mamet
9/13/2014 - 10/3/2014 (next performance: Friday, 9/26/2014)
n one of the latest works by Pulitzer Prize-winning David Mamet (American Buffalo, Glengarry Glen Ross), two attorneys are hired to defend a white man accused of raping an African-American woman. In the face of unraveling evidence, the lawyers' own uncomfortable beliefs about race rise to the surface. Different Stages tackles Mamet's rat-a-tat language and sharp jabs in this confrontational comedy that skewers modern-day "polite" society.
DOMA Theatre Company - Hollywood - Presents:
9/26/2014 - 11/16/2014 (next performance: Friday, 9/26/2014)
DOMA Theatre Company is back with another Broadway smash hit musical. Young Frankenstein, adapted for the stage by the Tony award-winning team of Mel Brooks and Thomas Meehan (The Producers) from the 1974 cult comedy film by Brooks and Gene Wilder, opens Sept. 26 at the MET Theatre in Hollywood.
Louise Reichlin - San Pedro - Presents:
San Pedro TriArt Festival
9/27/2014 - 9/28/2014 (next performance: Saturday, 9/27/2014)
A FREE festival dedicated to the arts, showcasing dance, music, and crafts, the TriArt Festival aims to bring art to people of all ages and showcase the beauty of San Pedro as a haven of the arts. Creativity abounds in San Pedro! The accent is on the 19 dance companies featured.
Arts Alive - San Diego - Presents:
SDSU World Music Series
9/15/2014 - 12/8/2014 (next performance: Monday, 9/29/2014)
SDSU World Music Series
September 15 – December 8, 6:00 p.m. & 7:30 p.m.
The SDSU World Music Series spins the globe each week, expanding our knowledge of the world’s people through their music.
Smith Recital Hall, SDSU
Lamb's Players Theatre - Coronado - Presents:
7/31/2014 - 9/28/2014 (next performance: Tuesday, 9/23/2014)
An intimate, powerful production of the world's favorite musical. A stellar cast, a stunning orchestra... and no seat more than 7 rows from the stage!
As we did with FIDDLER ON THE ROOF and THE MUSIC MAN, Lamb's brings its own unique magic to this gorgeous musical telling of Victor Hugo's riveting love story and exploration of the nature of law and grace. Set in revolutionary France, 1815 - 1832.
La Jolla Playhouse - La Jolla - Presents:
9/4/2014 - 10/5/2014 (next performance: Tuesday, 9/23/2014)
By Sheri Wilner
Directed by Jackson Gay
A 20th CENTURY CLASSIC INCITES A 21st CENTURY SHOWDOWN
When displaced New York director Miriam finds herself in Kingdom City, Missouri, she reluctantly agrees to direct a high school production of The Crucible. The play unlocks the students’ unspoken desires, creating a firestorm in this small Christian town.
South Coast Repertory - Costa Mesa - Presents:
8/29/2014 - 9/28/2014 (next performance: Tuesday, 9/23/2014)
A hit both in Las Vegas and the East Coast, The Tempest is a coming together of a creative dream team. This is more than just a play, it's an event to behold!
The Old Globe - San Diego - Presents:
9/13/2014 - 11/2/2014 (next performance: Tuesday, 9/23/2014)
From award-winning screenwriter and playwright Steve Martin (Picasso at the Lapin Agile, Roxanne) and chart-topping singer-songwriter Edie Brickell comes a world premiere American musical inspired by their Grammy Award-winning collaboration “Love Has Come For You.” Bright Star features 25 new songs—Americana with a touch of rock—and tells a beguiling tale that unfolds in the ....
La Mirada Theatre for the Performing Arts/McCoy Rigby Entertainment - La Mirada - Presents:
9/19/2014 - 10/12/2014 (next performance: Wednesday, 9/24/2014)
From Pulitzer Prize winner David Lindsay-Abaire comes this comedic drama about how twists of fate determine our path.
Jennifer Martin - San Luis Obispo - Presents:
Cuesta Wind Ensemble Concert
THE CUESTA WIND ENSEMBLE - The college's concert band presents an exciting program conducted by Jennifer Martin. Selections include music of Strauss, Shostakovitch, Latham, Grainger, and more.
Parking is sponsored for this event in Parking Lot 2.
Falcon Theatre - Burbank - Presents:
The Western UnScripted
8/27/2014 - 10/5/2014 (next performance: Wednesday, 9/24/2014)
Using only their wits and audience suggestions, Impro Theatre saddles up and rides headlong into the dangerous high chaparral of places like Tombstone and Deadwood to create a new-fangled, full-length play in the style of the great film westerns of John Ford and Howard Hawks.
Temecula Valley Players - Temecula - Presents:
West Side Story
9/11/2014 - 9/28/2014 (next performance: Thursday, 9/25/2014)
The world’s greatest love story takes to the streets in this landmark Broadway musical.
Odyssey Theatre - Los Angeles - Presents:
8/2/2014 - 9/28/2014 (next performance: Thursday, 9/25/2014)
“It doesn’t get much better than this! BROADWAY BOUND is first class all the way. The ensemble is terrific. The set is gorgeous. This is a Broadway quality production and is one of our FEATURED events. GO!” – Performing Arts LIVE
Deaf West Theatre - Los Angeles - Presents:
9/7/2014 - 10/19/2014 (next performance: Thursday, 9/25/2014)
The multiple Tony Award-winning musical adaptation of Spring Awakening, with book and lyrics by Steven Sater and music by Duncan Sheik, is set to receive an innovative, immersive production performed simultaneously in American Sign Language and spoken English by Deaf West Theatre.
Psyche Productions, LLC in association with Greenway Arts Alliance - Hollywood - Presents:
PSYCHE: A Modern Rock Opera
8/29/2014 - 9/28/2014 (next performance: Thursday, 9/25/2014)
Every “Once Upon A Time” began with her. In this modern retelling of the ancient Greek myth about the "original" princess, PSYCHE: A Modern Rock Opera is a stylistic musical hybrid of post-modernism and rock. A theatrical fever dream where the human princess Psyche and the god Eros fall wildly in love, but Aphrodite and Psyche’s evil sisters may have other plans.
Skylight Theatre Company & Lower Depth Theatre Ensemble - Los Angeles - Presents:
8/23/2014 - 9/28/2014 (next performance: Friday, 9/26/2014)
'CRITIC'S CHOICE' LA Times 'GO!' LA Weekly. A multiracial orphan girl, growing up in a predominantly white California town in the 1950's, discovers an entirely new sense of self when a black girl from Alabama suddenly appears in her world. Lyrically brimming with passion and humor, Bulrusher is about how we move forward in our lives by learning from our past.
Fringe Theatre Co. - North Hollywood, - Presents:
You Love That I'm NOT Your Wife
9/12/2014 - 10/5/2014 (next performance: Friday, 9/26/2014)
“’You Love That I'm NOT Your Wife’ is a winner. Well written and funny with an excellent cast. And, as promised by the playwright, a world premiere comedy/drama that’s not only edgy and sexy, but oh so LA. It is one of our FEATURED events. GO!” – Performing Arts LIVE
Los Angeles LGBT Center - Hollywood - Presents:
The Goat or, Who Is Sylvia?
9/17/2014 - 11/23/2014 (next performance: Friday, 9/26/2014)
The Lily Tomlin/Jane Wagner Cultural Arts Center at the Los Angeles LGBT Center presents Edward Albee's celebrated play "The Goat or, Who Is Sylvia?"
Pacific Opera Project - Pasadena - Presents:
Tosca...A Moving Experience
9/19/2014 - 9/28/2014 (next performance: Friday, 9/26/2014)
POP Presents a September 2014 Production of Tosca that will move you…literally.
Pacific Opera Project will present 6 performances of a daring new production of Puccini’s Tosca in Pasadena that will move between venues at St. James United Methodist Church.
Will Geer Theatricum Botanicum - Topanga - Presents:
A Midsummer Night's Dream
8/7/2014 - 9/27/2014 (next performance: Saturday, 9/27/2014)
This summer, discover Theatricum Botanicum's “garden of theater,” a spectacular outdoor amphitheater nestled in the heart of Topanga Canyon. The beauty of Topanga’s countryside takes on a new dimension as fairies and mortals alike are beguiled by midsummer passions and puckish potions.
Center Stage Opera - Canoga Park - Presents:
9/21/2014 - 9/28/2014 (next performance: Saturday, 9/27/2014)
Verdi's timeless masterpiece comes to The Madrid Theatre in Canoga Park in a new production directed by Dylan F. Thomas. La Traviata features an outstanding cast, led by Shira Renee Thomas and Dylan F. Thomas (9/21 & 9/28), and Rachelle Woolston and Matthew Miles (9/27). Brian Onderdonk conducts The Center Stage Opera Orchestra. Sung in Italian, with English translation projected above the stage.
Stage 28, LLC - Los Angeles - Presents:
Vox Lumiere - The Phantom of the Opera
9/19/2014 - 12/13/2014 (next performance: Friday, 10/10/2014)
Vox Lumiere is an explosive mashup of music, dance, and technology that brings silent film classics to three-dimensional, high-decibel life, offering a fresh take on this timeless classic.
Lamb's Players Theatre - San Diego - Presents:
6/18/2014 - 10/12/2014 (next performance: Wednesday, 9/24/2014)
BOOMERS, the music revue of a generation
Extended thru October 12th
Horton Grand Theatre, Gaslamp District
One of LAMB'S biggest musical hits is back!
Seven multi-talented performers & San Diego's hottest band take you on an unforgettable ride through the biggest hits & the most memorable events of the Baby Boom Decades! Featuring great music from the '60 & '70s.
The Chance Theater - Anaheim - Presents:
Maple and Vine
9/19/2014 - 10/19/2014 (next performance: Thursday, 9/25/2014)
Katha and her husband Ryu have become allergic to their 21st-century lives. After they meet a charismatic man from a community of 1950's reenactors, they forsake cell phones and sushi for cigarettes and Tupperware parties. In this compulsively authentic Eisenhower America, Katha and Ryu are surprised by what their new neighbors - and they themselves - are willing to sacrifice for happiness.
The Colony Theatre - Burbank - Presents:
"What I Learned in Paris"
9/4/2014 - 10/5/2014 (next performance: Thursday, 9/25/2014)
“Funny, thought-provoking, and engaging.”
– Atlanta Journal-Constitution
Combined Artform and Matthew Quinn - Hollywood - Presents:
8/28/2014 - 10/25/2014 (next performance: Thursday, 9/25/2014)
Jo March really thinks she could be the voice of her generation....or at least, a voice, of a generation. This fast paced comedy is a mash-up of Louisa May Alcott's classic, Little Women, and HBO's critically acclaimed “Girls”, delivering a smartly crafted and hilarious 55 minute show.