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Friends of Sundays Live & LACMA - Los Angeles - Presents:Sundays Live1/7/2018 - 7/29/2018 (next performance: Sunday, 1/28/2018)
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.
Carpenter Performing Arts Center - Long Beach - Presents:Les Ballets Trockadero de Monte Carlo1/20/2018 - 1/21/2018 (next performance: Saturday, 1/20/2018)
Join us for what will be the funniest night you’ll ever have at the ballet, as the “Trocks” return to Carpenter Center after five sold-out appearances! The “ballerinas” of this all-male company bring hilarity and awe with a unique combination of ballet, parodies and physical comedy—along with pieces that show off the performers’ impressive dance abilities.
Palm Springs Friends of Philharmonic - Palm Desert - Presents:Royal PhilharmonicWednesday, 1/24/2018
Join the Palm Springs Friends of Philharmonic on Wednesday, January 24th when Thierry Fischer conducts the Royal Philharmonic and features Jean Yves-Thibaudet
On program : Respighi, Fountains of Rome, Liszt, Piano concerto No. 2 and Stravinsky, Petrushka (1911.
San Diego Dance Theater - San Diego - Presents:JANUS II: Dances of Beginnings, Transitions, & Endings1/19/2018 - 1/21/2018 (next performance: Saturday, 1/20/2018)
Jean Isaacs San Diego Dance Theater: JANUS II: Dances of Beginnings, Transitions, & Endings
A dance concert celebrating the new year and future of SDDT. This concert honors Jean Isaacs' past and future while providing a platform for upcoming local choreographers Trystan Loucado and Gina & Kyle Sorensen.
Hollywood Pantages- Nederlander - Los Angeles - Presents:Disney's Aladdin1/10/2018 - 3/31/2018 (next performance: Saturday, 1/20/2018)
From the producer of The Lion King comes the timeless story of Disney's ALADDIN, a thrilling new production filled with unforgettable beauty, magic, comedy and breathtaking spectacle. It’s an extraordinary theatrical event where one lamp and three wishes make the possibilities infinite.
Cirque Du Soleil - Los Angles - Presents:Cirque Du Soleil Luzia12/8/2017 - 2/11/2018 (next performance: Saturday, 1/20/2018)
Cirque Du Soleil's new show Luzia.
LUZIA takes you to an imaginary Mexico, like in a waking dream, where light (“luz” in Spanish) quenches the spirit and rain (“lluvia”) soothes the soul.
Sterling's Upstairs at the Federal - North Hollywood - Presents:Jeffrey Scott Parsons – ComfyMonday, 1/22/2018
Jeffrey Scott Parsons, one of LA’s favorite song and dance men, makes his LA cabaret solo debut.
Parsons will bring his energetic charm to this autobiographical show filled with humor, music, and lots of tap dancing.
Colburn Music Academy - Los Angeles - Presents:Music Academy Young Artist Performances10/7/2017 - 4/28/2018 (next performance: Saturday, 1/20/2018)
Music Academy students at the Colburn School demonstrate the depth and breadth of their training in this biweekly performance series.
Restoration Concerts - South Pasadenaa - Presents:Pittance Chamber MusicSunday, 1/21/2018
Musicians: Carlos Santelli - tenor, Stuart Clark - clarinet, Ana Landauer - violin, Hanna Kim - violin, Brian Dembow - viola, John Walz - cello, and Edie Orloff - piano
Program: Beethoven Trio for Clarinet, Cello and Piano, Op. 11 Vaughn Williams "On Wenlock Edge" and Brahms Clarinet Quintet, Op. 115
AJU, Whizin Center, Dortort Program for the Performing Arts - Bel Air - Presents:The Best Satirical Songs in HistorySunday, 1/21/2018
An Afternoon of Musical Satire with comedian and screenwriter David Misch highlighting songs and film clips featuring: Groucho Marx, Randy Newman, Chuck Berry, Weird Al Yankovic, Gilbert & Sullivan, Amy Schumer and Bugs Bunny.
Richard Nixon Library & Birthplace Foundation - Yorba Linda - Presents:Nixon Library Family Concert Series1/7/2018 - 7/29/2018 (next performance: Sunday, 1/21/2018)
FREE FAMILY CONCERT SERIES
Free concerts are held Sundays, except when otherwise noted, and are open to the public.
Los Angeles LGBT Center's Lily Tomlin/Jane Wagner Cultural Arts Center - Hollywood - Presents:Well-StrungSunday, 1/21/2018
The internationally acclaimed singing string quartet Well-Strung returns to Los Angeles for one night only.
Well-Strung features first violinist Edmund Bagnell, second violinist Christopher Marchant, violist Trevor Wadleigh, and cellist Daniel Shevlin.
Coachella Valley Symphony - Palm Springs - Presents:“Piano Forte III”Sunday, 1/21/2018
The Coachella Valley Symphony is delighted to continue their 25th season of concerts as Your Community Orchestra. Bringing together a diverse group of volunteers and providing a professional musical experience has been a passion for 25 years. The CV Symphony has guided and fostered its musicians as they continue to build a life-long love of music.
California Desert Chorale - Palm Desert - Presents:California Desert Chorale 17th Annual Scholarship CompetitionSunday, 1/21/2018
The California Desert Chorale (CDC) will present their 17th Annual Scholarship Competition for local high school seniors and community college students who will perform and compete for scholarships on Sunday, January 21. The afternoon will include a Master Class from 1:00-3:00p.m. followed by a recital from 3:00-4:00p.m led by Artistic Director, Tim Bruneau.
Soka Performing Arts Center - Aliso Viejo - Presents:Pacific Symphony Plays Vivaldi’s Four SeasonsSunday, 1/21/2018
Grammy-nominated Russian-American violinist Philippe Quint is lauded for his “searingly poetic lyricism” (Daily Telegraph, UK). His impassioned musical desire for reimagining traditional works and commissioning new works, his dedication to exploring different styles and genres, and his award-winning discography has
solidified him as one of the foremost violinists of today.
Spreckels Organ Society - San Diego - Presents:Spreckels Organ Concerts1/1/2018 - 7/29/2018 (next performance: Sunday, 1/21/2018)
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.
LA Phil - Los Angeles - Presents:Dudamel Conducts Brahms1/25/2018 - 1/27/2018 (next performance: Thursday, 1/25/2018)
With his ever-deepening interpretations, Dudamel returns to Brahms’ grand and imposing First Symphony. Our gifted Principal Timpanist premieres another of his intriguing, pulsating compositions.
Los Angeles Philharmonic
Gustavo Dudamel, conductor
Joseph Pereira, timpani
Boston Court - Pasadena - Presents:The Operatic American PlaywrightSaturday, 1/27/2018
Pianist Mark Robson and soprano Amanda Squitieri perform a staged program of seminal works by American playwrights and novelists that have been adapted into operas. Settings from Tennessee Williams’ A Streetcar named Desire and Summer in Smoke, Arthur Miller’s A View from the Bridge, and F. Scott Fitzgerald’s The Great Gatsby amongst others.
McCallum Theatre for the Performing Arts - Palm Desert - Presents:Almost Elton JohnThursday, 2/1/2018
Throughout his busy career, Craig A. Meyer was repeatedly approached about his striking resemblance to Elton John and his uncanny ability to sound like the rock and roll legend. He was eventually persuaded to expand his repertoire and began impersonating Sir Elton John.
Whitefire Theatre - Sherman Oaks - Presents:Solofest 20181/6/2018 - 3/3/2018 (next performance: Saturday, 1/20/2018)
The Whitefire Theatre presents Solofest 2018. January 6 – March 3. Opened with Pam Levin’s “Motherhood” and will close Saturday, March 3 with Synthia Hardy as the magnificent Billie Holiday in “Backstage with Lady Day: Billie!”
Skylight Theatre Company - Los Angeles - Presents:Rotterdam12/29/2017 - 1/28/2018 (next performance: Saturday, 1/20/2018)
"CRITICS'CHOICE - LA Times
"TOP TEN" - Stage Raw
New Year’s. Rotterdam, 2017. Alice has finally found the courage to email her parents to tell them she’s a lesbian. But before Alice hits send, her girlfriend Fiona reveals that she has always identified as a man, and now wants to live as one, sending their relationship into a tailspin. A queer love story, about all of us…
Theatre 40 - Beverly Hills - Presents:The Last Wife1/18/2018 - 2/18/2018 (next performance: Saturday, 1/20/2018)
Henry VIII, Katherine Parr and the the Tudors, re-imagined in the 21st Century.
WHAT: The Last Wife. Los Angeles Premiere engagement of a play.
WHO: Written by Kate Hennig. Directed by L. Flint Esquerra. Produced for Theatre 40 by David Hunt Stafford.
Desert Rose Productions, Inc. - Rancho Mirage - Presents:Fifth of July1/12/2018 - 2/4/2018 (next performance: Saturday, 1/20/2018)
The Desert Rose Playhouse, the Coachella Valley’s LGBTQ+ Stage Company, will present Lanford Wilson’s Fifth of July as our sixth season’s Gay Heritage Production.
Performances are Fridays and Saturdays at 8:00 PM and Sundays at 2 PM, through February 4, 2018.
La Mirada Theatre for the Performing Arts & McCoy Rigby Entertainment - La Mirada - Presents:Cabaret1/20/2018 - 2/11/2018 (next performance: Saturday, 1/20/2018)
A thrilling and up-to-date production of a classic show that is now more relevant than ever. The seedy glamour of the Kit Kat Club with its bawdy Emcee provide an unsettling but fitting backdrop to the story of the hard-living entertainer Sally Bowles in the decadent nightlife of Germany in the early ’30s.
Glendale Centre Theatre/Brenda Dietlein - Glendale - Presents:Barefoot in the Park 1/5/2018 - 2/10/2018 (next performance: Saturday, 1/20/2018)
The Glendale Centre Theatre opens up it's 2018 season with the classic Neil Simon Comedy, "Barefoot in the Park"!
Paul and Corie Bratter are newlyweds in every sense of the word. He’s a straight-as-an-arrow lawyer and she’s a free spirit always looking for the latest kick.
Kentwood Players - Los Angeles - Presents:The Crucible by Arthur Miller1/12/2018 - 2/17/2018 (next performance: Saturday, 1/20/2018)
Kentwood Players proudly presents the play THE CRUCIBLE, by Arthur Miller.
Miller won the 1953 Tony Award for Best Play, and The Crucible has gone on to become a classic, regarded as one of the great American dramas.
North Coast Rep - Solana Beach - Presents:Around The World In Eighty Days1/10/2018 - 2/4/2018 (next performance: Saturday, 1/20/2018)
Adapted by Mark Brown from the novel by Jules Verne
Directed by Allison Bibicoff
Stampeding elephants! Runaway trains! Unbridled humor! Join fearless adventurer Phileas Fogg in the original “Great Race,” circling the globe alive with danger, romance, and comic surprises at every turn.
The Broad Stage - Santa Monica - Presents:Small Mouth Sounds1/11/2018 - 1/28/2018 (next performance: Saturday, 1/20/2018)
Written by Bess Wohl
Directed by Rachel Chavkin
An Ars Nova Production
In the overwhelming quiet of the woods, six runaways from city life embark on a silent retreat. As these strangers confront internal demons both profound and absurd, their vows of silence collide with the achingly human need to connect.
Morgan-Wixson Theatre - Santa Monica - Presents:Moon Over Buffalo1/20/2018 - 2/11/2018 (next performance: Saturday, 1/20/2018)
Missed communications, mistaken identities, secrets, and lies all collide with hilarious results in the classic Ken Ludwig farce, “Moon Over Buffalo,” directed by Michael Thomas-Visgar, presented by the Morgan-Wixson Theatre January 20-February 11, 2018.
Coachella Valley Repertory - Rancho Mirage - Presents:Romance/Romance1/17/2018 - 2/11/2018 (next performance: Saturday, 1/20/2018)
With a book and lyrics by Barry Harman and music by Keith Herrmann, Romance/Romance is comprised of two acts linked only by the common theme of love and one song performed in both acts
McCallum Theatre for the Performing Arts - Palm Desert - Presents:Motown The Musical1/16/2018 - 1/21/2018 (next performance: Saturday, 1/20/2018)
It began as one man's story… became everyone's music… and is now Broadway's musical. MOTOWN THE MUSICAL is the true American dream story of Motown founder Berry Gordy’s journey from featherweight boxer to the heavyweight music mogul who launched the careers of Diana Ross, Michael Jackson, Smokey Robinson and many more.
The Broad Stage - Santa Monica - Presents:Shakespeare his Wife and the Dog1/18/2018 - 1/28/2018 (next performance: Saturday, 1/20/2018)
April 1616—Shakespeare has returned to Stratford a rich and famous man, but all’s not well. Why is he so unhappy? Why can’t he sleep? Why is his wife furious with him? Who is Will waiting for and why can’t Anne find the dog? A sleepless night in Stratford. The secrets, lies, resentments and passions of a marriage laid bare. The one hour traffic of our play.
Odyssey Theatre - Los Angeles - Presents:Freud's Last Session1/13/2018 - 3/4/2018 (next performance: Saturday, 1/20/2018)
On the day England enters World War II, legendary psychoanalyst Dr. Sigmund Freud invites the young, rising Oxford don C.S. Lewis to his home in London. There, only weeks before Freud took his own life, they engage in a humorous and deeply touching battle of wits on the subjects of love, sex and the existence of God.
Derik Howard and Kurt Brungardt - Los Angeles - Presents:My Father's A Cop1/6/2018 - 1/28/2018 (next performance: Saturday, 1/20/2018)
A true story that traces the tumultuous relationship of Jerry Dean, a charismatic local Greenwich Village legend and his father, a decorated NYPD detective, as their paths crisscross in the worlds of crime, drug addiction, prisons, and mental hospitals.
San Luis Obsipo Repertory Theatre - San Luis Obispo - Presents:A Little Princess1/12/2018 - 1/28/2018 (next performance: Saturday, 1/20/2018)
SLO REP’s Academy of Creative Theatre presents A LITTLE PRINCESS, a heartfelt and faithful adaptation of the beloved novel by Frances Hodgson Burnett. A LITTLE PRINCESS. Runs Jan. 12-28, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays at 7 pm and Saturdays and Sundays at 2pm.
Pam Levin - Sherman Oaks - Presents:Tales Of Modern Motherhood - This Sh*t Just Got Real1/6/2018 - 2/10/2018 (next performance: Saturday, 1/20/2018)
A brutally funny comedy about the uncertainties of becoming a parent, the FEAR of being a parent, and the reservations of why she didn’t just settle for a dog. The good, the bad and the ugly truth about what really happens behind closed doors and gives a very honest perspective on the hardest job in the world.
Storybook Theatre - Los Angeles - Presents:The Ugly Duckling10/14/2017 - 3/3/2018 (next performance: Saturday, 1/20/2018)
Interactive musical for young audiences, based on the classic tale.
Storybook Theatre’s fun-filled version of the famous story has lots of singing, dancing, and audience participation…and even a comical ballet…as the Ugly Duckling learns valuable lessons from the audience, Mama Duck and her companion dog as she transforms into a beautiful swan right before your eyes.
PowPAC, Poway's Community Theatre - Poway - Presents:P.S., Your Cat is Dead1/12/2018 - 2/11/2018 (next performance: Saturday, 1/20/2018)
"A darkly hued comedy...Raunchily funny. Wonderful show-biz dialogue that crackles."
- L.A. Free Press
Adenrele Ojo and Rahvaunia - Los Angeles - Presents:tHis Is Very Important1/18/2018 - 2/4/2018 (next performance: Saturday, 1/20/2018)
"tHis Is Very Important"
"Three different women. Three different stories.
One common denominator... HIV positive."
This one woman show sheds a light on the lives of these women, the people in their lives, public perception and what we think we know about HIV.
HIV doesn't discriminate, people do.
Opens Jan. 18th at The Zephyr On Melrose
Sacred Fools Theater Company - Los Angles - Presents:Denim Doves1/19/2018 - 2/17/2018 (next performance: Saturday, 1/20/2018)
In a not-too-distant future, nestled deep in the woods of what was once a small Midwestern town, a modest compound is home to five denim-clad sister wives and their naive husband, "Penis." When a mysterious sixth wife arrives to join the sisterly Braid, clad in scandalous acid-wash and singing forbidden songs of ancient riot grrls, will she compromise the security of this pious sect?