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Glendale Centre Theatre/Tim Dietlein - Glendale - Presents:Puss in Boots8/5/2017 - 11/11/2017 (next performance: Saturday, 8/26/2017)
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!
Britt Rose - North Hollywood - Presents:The Marriage Zone7/7/2017 - 8/27/2017 (next performance: Friday, 8/25/2017)
Three couples discover that they have way too much in common in this surreal World Premiere comedy.
WHAT: The Marriage Zone. World Premiere engagement of a new comedy.
WHO: Written and directed by Jeff Gould. Produced by Britt Rose. Casting by Patrick Baca C.S.A.
City of Buena Park - Buena Park - Presents:Civic Theater: Jesus Christ Superstar8/4/2017 - 8/26/2017 (next performance: Friday, 8/25/2017)
The City of Buena Park Community Services Department/Fine Arts Division, in association with STS Productions, is proud to present "Jesus Christ Superstar." Enjoy an evening of dynamic theatre in The Plaza, our beautiful and intimate outdoor venue. Beer, wine, soft drinks and light refreshments will be available for purchase.
Promenade Playhouse - Santa Monica - Presents:Rebel With A Cause - The Sal Mineo Story8/11/2017 - 8/26/2017 (next performance: Friday, 8/25/2017)
Dean Ghaffari brings to life Sal Mineo and a host of characters instrumental in his journey. An energetic and historical backstage view of one of America’s greatest actors and one of the first Gay Icons.
"Dean Ghaffari is a terrific storyteller and actor. He skillfully brings you into the most fascinating life of this Oscar nominated actor. GO!" - Performing Arts LIVE
Premiere Productions - Escondido - Presents:The Drowsy Chaperone 8/4/2017 - 8/27/2017 (next performance: Thursday, 8/24/2017)
Directed/Choreographed by Ray Limon
The Drowsy Chaperone is a musical that pays homage to the silly, predictable gems of the golden age of musical theatre. This loving send-up of the Jazz Age musical, features one show-stopping song and dance number after another.
Antaeus - Glendale - Presents:As You Like It7/20/2017 - 9/10/2017 (next performance: Thursday, 8/24/2017)
Unable to act on their feelings and forced into exile in the Forest of Arden, lovers Rosalind and Orlando become entangled in a beguiling game of love, lust and mistaken identity. One of Shakespeare’s great comedies, As You Like It subverts the traditional rules of romance, confusing gender roles, nature and politics to reflect on how bewildering — yet utterly pleasurable — life can be.
OB Playhouse - San Diego - Presents:Avenue Q7/7/2017 - 9/17/2017 (next performance: Thursday, 8/24/2017)
Winner of the 2004 Tony® Award for best musical, Avenue Q is the story of Princeton, a bright-eyed college grad who comes to New York City with big dreams and a small bank account. Avenue Q has been labeled as a Sesame Street like show.....for adults. While there are endearing puppets, THIS SHOW IS NOT FOR CHILDREN, but for mature audiences due to adult themes and strong language.
La Jolla Playhouse - La Jolla - Presents: At La Jolla Playhouse: Kill Local 8/1/2017 - 8/27/2017 (next performance: Wednesday, 8/23/2017)
Kill Local is a pitch-black comedy about blood ties, revenge and trying to get unstuck – especially when your life is dedicated to ending others’.
By Mat Smart
Directed by Jackson Gay
The Old Globe - San Diego - Presents:Hamlet8/6/2017 - 9/10/2017 (next performance: Wednesday, 8/23/2017)
Revenge thriller, ghost story, psychological drama, political epic, family saga. Packed with unforgettable characters, theatrical masterstrokes, and world-famous lines, Hamlet is one of the greatest plays ever written. The Prince of Denmark comes home from college to find his father dead, his mother remarried to his uncle, and a spine-chilling apparition roaming the palace grounds.
The Malibu Friend of Music - Malibu - Presents:Malibu Coast Music Festival 20178/22/2017 - 8/29/2017 (next performance: Friday, 8/25/2017)
Please join us here at the Montgomery Arts House for Music and Architecture for our Malibu Coast Music Festival 2017! This week-long festival event has become a time-honored tradition in the Malibu and greater Los Angeles areas, and we are thrilled to be back for another season of music-making and merriment!
Pala Casino Spa & Resort - Pala - Presents:Paul AnkaFriday, 8/25/2017
Music legend Paul Anka will perform in concert at 8 p.m., Friday, August 25, at Pala Casino Spa & Resort's Starlight Theater. From a teen idol in the '50s with major hits, "Diana,"Lonely Boy" and "Put Your Head On My Shoulder," to the composer of Frank Sinatra's signature "My Way" to the 2009 revelation that he co-wrote Michael Jackson's #1 posthumous worldwide hit, "This Is It," .....
Will Geer's Theatricm Botanicum - Topanga - Presents:Will Geer's Theatricum Botanicum 2017 Summer Season6/3/2017 - 10/1/2017 (next performance: Thursday, 8/24/2017)
With its one-of-a-kind outdoor setting in the heart of Topanga Canyon and its roots in the 1950s McCarthy-era, when actor Will Geer created the theater as a haven for blacklisted actors, Theatricum Botanicum is best known for its productions that frame contemporary social issues through the lens of classic literature.
Festival of Arts - Laguna Beach - Presents:Pageant of the Masters7/7/2017 - 8/31/2017 (next performance: Wednesday, 8/23/2017)
The Pageant of the Masters is arguably one of the most unique productions in the entire world. This uber-creative, one-of-a-kind show combines theater, performance art and art history. Each evening, classic and contemporary works of art are faithfully re-created with theatrical illusion and real people posing as living pictures.
LA Phil - Los Angeles - Presents:All-BeethovenThursday, 8/31/2017
Los Angeles Philharmonic
Bramwell Tovey, conductor
Pierre-Laurent Aimard, piano
About This Performance
It’s virtually impossible to beat Beethoven at the Bowl. For this evening, the brilliant Frenchman Aimard dives into the resplendent First Concerto followed by one of the most revolutionary and thrilling symphonies Beethoven ever wrote.
Multiplex Dance and WeHo Arts - West Hollywood - Presents:West Hollywood Dance Festival8/20/2017 - 8/26/2017 (next performance: Wednesday, 8/23/2017)
The West Hollywood Dance Festival is a week-long festival including FREE community workshops, a dance intensive for professionals and aspiring professionals, and public performances.
We are thrilled to announce this year’s mix of Featured Companies: Multiplex Dance, Ballet D’Hommes, Antics Performance, Taiko Center of Los Angeles, and Hexagon Dance Collective.
Hollywood Pantages- Nederlander - Los Angeles - Presents:Hamilton8/11/2017 - 12/30/2017 (next performance: Wednesday, 8/23/2017)
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.
Center Theater Group - Los Angeles - Presents:The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time 8/2/2017 - 9/10/2017 (next performance: Wednesday, 8/23/2017)
A National Theatre production, this Tony®-winning play follows 15-year-old Christopher, who has an extraordinary brain he is exceptionally intelligent but ill-equipped to interpret everyday life. When he falls under suspicion for killing his neighbor’s dog, he sets out to identify the true culprit, which leads to an earth-shattering discovery and a journey that will change his life forever.
Laguna Dance Festival - Laguna Beach - Presents:Laguna Dance Festival9/14/2017 - 9/17/2017 (next performance: Thursday, 9/14/2017)
An opportunity for local dance lovers to enjoy some of the world's greatest modern dancers in performance at Laguna Playhouse. This year, Paul Taylor Dance Company from NYC and Ballet BC from Vancouver, Canada. Two performances each of three great works from the iconic to the avant garde. And don't miss the documentary "Dancemaker" about Paul Taylor at Laguna Art Museum September 9.
The Old Globe - San Diego - Presents:Ken Ludwig's Robin Hood!7/22/2017 - 9/10/2017 (next performance: Wednesday, 8/23/2017)
Inventive comic genius Ken Ludwig, whose Baskerville brought Sherlock Holmes to the Globe, is back with a brand-new Globe-commissioned world premiere comedy about another icon: Robin Hood! Packed with thrills, romance, laughs, and great characters like Little John, Friar Tuck, and Maid Marian, Robin Hood! tells the timeless story of a hero of the people who takes on the powers that be.
Spreckels Organ Society - San Diego - Presents:30th Annual International Summer Organ Festival6/26/2017 - 8/28/2017 (next performance: Monday, 8/28/2017)
The free and popular International Summer Organ Festival is a San Diego tradition not to be missed. With a new, outstanding, world-class organist every week playing the largest outdoor pipe organ in the world, this Festival truly has something for everyone.
Mondays, June 26 to August 28, 2017, 7:30 - 9:30 pm.
Huntington Beach Concert Band - Huntington Beach - Presents:Huntington Beach Concert Band Summer Series 20176/25/2017 - 9/3/2017 (next performance: Sunday, 8/27/2017)
The Huntington Beach Concert Band will once again sponsor its Summer Series of 11 free Sunday concerts, June 25th to September 3rd in Huntington Beach Central Park.
Each concert features a different band, with music styles ranging from swing to popular marches, show tunes, Dixieland, Latin Jazz, Salsa, and Big Band Music!
LA Phil - Los Angeles - Presents:Pink Martini featuring China Forbes and Storm Large * CharoSunday, 8/27/2017
The internationally beloved Portland band blends genres from cool standards to hot swing with style to burn. The ravishing vocals of China Forbes and Storm Large sail over an irresistible fusion of Brazilian samba, ’30s Cuban dance, and Parisian café music. Multi-talented Spanish entertainer Charo opens the show!
Los Angeles LGBT Center Lily Tomlin/Jane Wagner Cultural Arts Center - Hollywood - Presents:Trans Chorus of Los Angeles8/26/2017 - 8/27/2017 (next performance: Saturday, 8/26/2017)
The Los Angeles LGBT Center’s Lily Tomlin/Jane Wagner Cultural Arts Center has announced the triumphant return of the Trans Chorus of Los Angeles following two sold-out performances this past April.
Windy Productions - Sherman Oaks - Presents:MarthaWednesday, 9/20/2017
Iconic Modern Dance Legend Celebrated in A West Coast Premiere
"Christina Carlisi is a gifted storyteller and brilliant actress. She inhabits Martha Graham in the play MARTHA by Ellen Melaver. GO!" - Performing Arts LIVE
Grand Performances - Los Angeles - Presents:2017 Grand Performances7/1/2017 - 9/22/2017 (next performance: Saturday, 8/26/2017)
Grand Performances, whose cross-discipline and cross-cultural fare at California Plaza have long been a staple of downtown L.A. culture, has announced its 2017 lineup of music, dance, theater, film, spoken word and children’s entertainment for the summer.
The concerts are free.
The Broad Stage - Santa Monica - Presents:John MayallFriday, 8/25/2017
“The Godfather of British Blues,” singer/pianist/ harmonica player/guitarist/songwriter John Mayall has directly influenced generations of the greatest musicians of all time. Mayall and his trio will deliver a career retrospective with new slants and sounds to a monumental life in blues music.
Brand Library & Art Center - Glendale - Presents:Brand Library Plaza Series | California Feetwarmers!Friday, 8/25/2017
Masters of ragtime, Dixieland blues and early swing, The California Feetwarmers are renowned for an earthy depth of character that sets them apart from others who have followed that throwback path to New Orleans, Circa 1920.
Independent Shakespeare Co. - Los Angeles - Presents:Griffith Park Free Shakepseare Festival - The Two Gentlemen of Verona7/29/2017 - 9/3/2017 (next performance: Wednesday, 8/23/2017)
A summer season of free performances like no other! Freewheeling, inclusive and a bit anarchic, the festival includes mainstage performances, pre-show family events including workshops and a slate of extraordinary opening acts. Bring a blanket and a picnic to enjoy great theater in a great city. All free, all summer long.