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Lamb's Players Theatre - Coronado - Presents:American Rhythm6/10/2016 - 9/24/2016 (next performance: Saturday, 8/27/2016)
100 Years of Amazing Music
A vibrant cast of massively talented actor/singer/dancers - and one amazing band - take you on an exhilarating journey into the heart of America through 100 years of great music!
CSUN Department of Theatre - Northridge - Presents:Assassins9/23/2016 - 10/2/2016 (next performance: Friday, 9/23/2016)
The musical Assassins depicts the lives of nine individuals who assassinated or tried to assassinate the President of the United States.
The Fountain Theatre - Los Angeles - Presents:Baby Doll7/29/2016 - 9/25/2016 (next performance: Saturday, 8/27/2016)
This summer, L.A. audiences get to see a brand new play by Tennessee Williams. Darkly comic and crackling with sexual tension, this enthralling tale of prejudice, sexual politics and passion is the first-ever Williams Estate-approved stage adaptation of the Tennessee Williams screenplay.
The Music Guild - Los Angeles (Brentwood) - Presents:SummerFest 16 presents The Lyris QuartetSunday, 8/28/2016
Schubert: String Quartet No. 12 in C Minor, D. 703
Britten: String Quartet No. 2 in C Major, Op. 36
Beethoven: String Quartet in C Major, Op. 59, No. 3
Ebony Repertory Theatre - Los Angeles - Presents:Here and Now: The Legacy of Luther Vandross8/26/2016 - 8/27/2016 (next performance: Saturday, 8/27/2016)
A tribute concert to honor the great Luther Vandross, performed by two-time Grammy nominee Terry Steele.
Grammy Nominated Singer/Songwriter ("Here & Now") Terry Steele brings to life the soul-stirring sounds of Luther Vandross' legendary performances and honors the music of one of R&B's most beloved singers.
Pala Casino Spa & Resort - Pala - Presents:Peter FramptonSaturday, 8/27/2016
Grammy winner Peter Frampton will perform in concert at 7:30 p.m., Saturday, August 27, at Pala Casino Spa & Resort's Starlight Theater. Frampton remains one of the most celebrated artists and guitarists in rock history.
Malibu Friends of Music - Malibu - Presents:Malibu Coast Music Festival 20168/25/2016 - 8/28/2016 (next performance: Saturday, 8/27/2016)
Dearest Friends of the 2016 Malibu Coast Music Festival and MAHMA, Please join us for three exceptional evenings of music making!
The festival will run from Thursday, August 26th-Sunday, August 28th and will feature artists from across the United States and the World!
Get your tickets now!
Union Station - Los Angeles - Presents:Cabinet of Curiosities at Union Station8/6/2016 - 8/31/2016 (next performance: Saturday, 8/27/2016)
DTLA’s iconic Union Station will open its sweeping outdoor gardens on summer nights with a unique entertainment line-up.
Pacific Resident Theatre - Venice - Presents:The Eccentricities of a Nightingale6/18/2016 - 9/4/2016 (next performance: Saturday, 8/27/2016)
In Tennessee Williams's unusually subtle and tender play, Alma, a preacher's daughter, tries to win the love of a young doctor. The play centers on their complex relationship and Alma's valiant and salvational attempt at winning her heart's desire.
John Anson Ford Theatres - Hollywood - Presents:Ford Signature Series - Urban Bush Women and CONTRA-TIEMPOSaturday, 8/27/2016
Brooklyn, New York-based dance company Urban Bush Women (UBW) will perform the West Coast premiere of their newest work, Walking with 'Trane, a nonlinear story-based dance inspired by the musical life and spiritual journey of John Coltrane, a composer at the forefront of jazz innovation in racially-charged, 1960s America.
Geffen Playhouse - Los Angeles - Presents:In & Of Itself8/21/2016 - 8/28/2016 (next performance: Saturday, 8/27/2016)
Derek DelGaudio’s latest conjuring, In & Of Itself, will see the writer, performance artist and two-time Academy of Magical Arts Award winning magician join with four-time Emmy winning director Frank Oz for a unique theatrical experience in the Audrey Skirball Kenis Theater at the Geffen Playhouse.
"Part magic, part illusion, part mind blowing! GO!" - Performing Arts LIVE
City of Santa Monica and Community Arts Resources - Santa Monica - Presents:Family Saturdays: Family Dance JamSaturday, 8/27/2016
This is an event that is guaranteed to provide a good time for the whole family!
Free and open to all!
Conceived and Created by Janet Roston and Cindy Shapiro - Los Angeles - Presents:ANAIS: A Dance Opera8/25/2016 - 9/18/2016 (next performance: Saturday, 8/27/2016)
A cutting edge stage production uniquely interweaving dance, music and theatre to explore and illuminate the riveting life of famed diarist and literary figure Anaïs Nin and her world of words, sex, passion and creativity.
Wine Country Theatre - Paso Robles - Presents:Fiddler on the Roof8/12/2016 - 8/28/2016 (next performance: Saturday, 8/27/2016)
Wine Country Theatre Presents Nine-Time Tony Award Winning “Fiddler on the Roof”
Set in 1905 in a small Jewish village in Russia, “Fiddler on the Roof” is the story of Tevye, a poor dairyman who tries to instill in his five daughters the traditions of his tight-knit Jewish community in the face of changing social mores and the growing anti-Semitism in Czarist Russia.
John Anson Ford Theatres - Hollywood - Presents:Big World Fun - Street BeatSaturday, 8/27/2016
Explore the sounds of the city through percussion with Street Beat! Two drummers and two street dancers make household items like auto parts, water drums, trash cans, and paint buckets into instruments to produce amazing original rhythms with hip-hop moves.
The Old Mill Foundation - San Marino - Presents:Magical Music At The Old Mill Summer Concert SeriesSaturday, 8/27/2016
On Saturday, August 27 Quarteto Nuevo will perform under the stars at the historic Old Mill in San Marino. Quarteto Nuevo includes Damon Zick, Soprano Saxophone and Clarinet, Kenton Youngstrom, Guitar, Jacob Szekely, Cello and Felipe Fraga, Percussion.
San Diego Symphony - San Diego - Presents:Bernadette Peters8/26/2016 - 8/27/2016 (next performance: Saturday, 8/27/2016)
Today's first lady of Broadway comes to the Bayside for an unforgettable weekend performing her incomparable Broadway Songbook. Bernadette Peters is renowned for her interpretations of the music of Stephen Sondheim as well as winning multiple Tony Awards, and performing in television and film- most recently the Golden Globe-winning HBO series Mozart in the Jungle.
Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts - Beverly Hills - Presents:Hershey Felder as Leonard Bernstein in MAESTRO8/10/2016 - 8/28/2016 (next performance: Saturday, 8/27/2016)
The extraordinary performing artist Hershey Felder will make his debut at
the Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts with his critically-acclaimed production of Hershey Felder as Leonard Bernstein in MAESTRO for a special Los Angeles engagement from August 10 – 28.
Broadway San Diego - San Diego - Presents:Cabaret8/23/2016 - 8/28/2016 (next performance: Saturday, 8/27/2016)
Direct from Broadway, the acclaimed masterpiece returns to San Diego! As part of their 50th Anniversary Season, the critically acclaimed and award-winning Roundabout Theatre Company is proud to present SAM MENDES (Skyfall, American Beauty) and ROB MARSHALL’S (Into the Woods and Chicago, the films) Tony® Award-winning production of CABARET.
San Diego Symphony - San Diego - Presents:DreamWorks Animation in ConcertSunday, 8/28/2016
From Shrek and How to Train Your Dragon to Madagascar and Kung Fu Panda, DreamWorks Animation's great stories and beloved characters inspire and delight audiences of all ages. We celebrate the studio's 20th anniversary in an evening of visually stunning film highlights on our giant screen, with their memorable scores performed live.
Pre-concert activities for kids begin at 6pm.
Spreckels Organ Society - San Diego - Presents:International Summer Organ Festival6/27/2016 - 8/29/2016 (next performance: Monday, 8/29/2016)
2016 Summer International Organ Festival
Popular concert series on the world’s largest outdoor pipe organ, under the stars in beautiful Balboa Park.
All Concerts: Monday Nights
7:30 p.m—June 27 to August 29
Spreckels Organ Pavilion
Balboa Park – San Diego
The Corelli Ensemble - Rancho Palos Verdes - Presents:Trumpets in the Garden!Sunday, 8/28/2016
Come one come all and join us for Trumpets in the Garden! Promising you a pleasurable afternoon of excellent Baroque music. You will hear works by Corelli and Bach not to mention several pieces featuring the trumpet by Handel, Vivaldi, and Telemann.
Santa Monica Cultural Affairs - Santa Monica - Presents:Jazz on the Lawn 20168/7/2016 - 8/28/2016 (next performance: Sunday, 8/28/2016)
The fun, family-friendly concerts draw people of all ages who come to dance, picnic, relax and enjoy lively music in the park. Attendees can bring a picnic or grab a bite to eat at one of the food trucks that rotate each week.
Cygnet Theatre - San Diego - Presents:Gypsy7/14/2016 - 9/4/2016 (next performance: Saturday, 8/27/2016)
Indomitable stage mother Rose chases vicarious success and stardom as she pushes her daughters through the vaudeville circuit. When Dainty June flees the act to elope, Rose vows to make introverted Louise into a star. Boasting one show-stopping song after another - like "Everything's Coming Up Roses" and "Let Me Entertain You"
Spreckels Organ Society - San Diego - Presents:Spreckels Organ Society - Free Concerts in Baboa Park7/10/2016 - 1/29/2017 (next performance: Sunday, 8/28/2016)
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.
The Barn Stage Company in association with Temecula Presents - Temecula - Presents:Cabaret at The Merc 8/28/2016 - 12/31/2016 (next performance: Sunday, 8/28/2016)
Produced by The Barn Stage Company, in association with Temecula Presents
Showtime: 7:00PM (Doors open @ 6:30PM)
August 28, 2016 - The Music Of Adele
September 25, 2016 - An Evening Of Gershwin
October 30, 2016 - A Very Rocky Horror Cabaret
November 27, 2016 - Big Broadway Bingo
December 30 & 31, 2016 - New Year’s Cabaret
San Luis Obispo Little Theatre - San Luis Obispo - Presents:The Drowsy Chaperone8/19/2016 - 9/11/2016 (next performance: Saturday, 8/27/2016)
SLO Little Theatre presents THE DROWSY CHAPERONE, the hilarious Tony Award- winning musical comedy.
Winner of 5 Tony Awards, The Drowsy Chaperone is a loving send-up of 1920s musicals featuring one show-stopping song and dance number after another!
Garden Grove Downtown Business Assn. - Garden Grove - Presents:17th Annual Elvis FestivalSunday, 8/28/2016
Day long tribute to Elvis Presley, the King of Rock and Roll, features Elvis tribute artists, karaoke style Elvis singing competition, King of Cadillacs Car Show, Elvis Fan Club, collectibles and memorabilia for sale, Farmers Market and merchants and shops on Main Street.
Theatricum Botanicum - Topanga - Presents:Will Geer’s Theatricum Botanicum 2016 Summer Season6/4/2016 - 10/2/2016 (next performance: Saturday, 8/27/2016)
The year 2016 marks the remembrance, worldwide, of Shakespeare’s death 400 years ago, as well as what is shaping up to be a historic election year in the U.S.
Richard Nixon Library & Birthplace Foundation - Yorba Linda - Presents:Nixon Library Family Concert Series7/10/2016 - 1/8/2017 (next performance: Sunday, 8/28/2016)
FREE FAMILY CONCERT SERIES
Free concerts are held Sundays, except when otherwise noted, and are open to the public.
The Old Globe - San Diego - Presents:Love's Labor's Lost8/14/2016 - 9/18/2016 (next performance: Saturday, 8/27/2016)
Shakespeare’s delightful romantic comedy is an unabashed celebration of innocence, idealism, and the sweet folly of young love.
"Shakespeare's 'Love's Labor's Lost': Kathleen Marshall directs a winner at the Old Globe" - LA Times
Pala Casino Spa & Resort - Pala - Presents:Pala Sunday Festival Concert Series7/17/2016 - 8/28/2016 (next performance: Sunday, 8/28/2016)
Pala Casino Spa & Resort will host the Pala Sunday Festival Concert Series on four Sundays this summer in its outdoor Starlight Theater. The first show at 5 p.m., Sunday, July 17, will feature R&B singing star, Ashanti.
International City Theatre - Long Beach - Presents:Doubt8/19/2016 - 9/11/2016 (next performance: Saturday, 8/27/2016)
John Patrick Shanley’s riveting, award-winning psychological drama, Doubt, examines the line between doubt and conviction as a Catholic school principal crusades to expel a priest for an inappropriate relationship with a student. Opens Aug 19 at Intl. City Theatre in Long Beach.
Marina del Rey Symphony - Marina del Rey - Presents:Marina del Rey Summer Concert Series - Pop Saturdays7/16/2016 - 8/27/2016 (next performance: Saturday, 8/27/2016)
This popular summer series of free outdoor concerts is held each summer in one of the most spectacular waterfront settings in Los Angeles, Burton Chace Park. Attracting stellar music talent, four classical music concerts featuring the 75-member Marina del Rey Summer Symphony alternate with four exciting pop concerts on select Thursday & Saturday evenings
Falcon Theatre - Burbank - Presents:Parallel Lives8/17/2016 - 9/18/2016 (next performance: Saturday, 8/27/2016)
A pair of capricious supreme beings orchestrate a hilarious montage that makes fun of through this outrageous universe created by comediennes Kathy & Mo, where two women portray numerous men and women struggling though the common rituals of life. The LA Times proclaims, “It’s an ‘I’m OK, you’re wonderful’ kind of show” and Variety declares, “Parallel Lives is a smart, provocative show.”
Farmers Market - The Original - Los Angeles - Presents:EB's Ranch Party - Saturday6/11/2016 - 9/3/2016 (next performance: Saturday, 8/27/2016)
Throw on your cowboy gear and head on down to EB's Beer & Wine every Saturday night as they present the best local and touring country western, americana and rockabilly bands.
Triage Productions and Standing Room Only Productions - Los Angeles - Presents:Next to Normal8/19/2016 - 9/25/2016 (next performance: Saturday, 8/27/2016)
Triage Productions and Standing Room Only Productions present Next To Normal, book and lyrics by Brian Yorkey and music by Tom Kitt, directed by Thomas James O’Leary with a live five-piece band conducted by music director Taylor Stephenson.
The Vindicate Company Ltd - Hollywood - Presents:Mount Vernon8/26/2016 - 9/18/2016 (next performance: Saturday, 8/27/2016)
A 2016 Hollywood Fringe Festival favorite returns for 4 weeks only. Written by Rena Brannan, directed by Peter Marc Jacobson.
Neil McGowan - Venice - Presents:My Girlfriend is an Alien! by Keith DeFacto8/19/2016 - 10/2/2016 (next performance: Saturday, 8/27/2016)
To find “the one” can be a search far and wide, perhaps to other worlds. But when green slime and tentacles become involved, it’s downright hilarious. A new play from the folks who brought you the Fried Meat Trilogy.
Ensemble Studio Theatre/LA - Los Angeles - Presents:Mutual Philanthropy8/27/2016 - 9/25/2016 (next performance: Saturday, 8/27/2016)
East L.A. born, Mexican American, Ester holds down a full time job as a chef's assistant while Lee, her talented husband is an unsung sculptor and stay-at-home dad. Invited to dinner by a wealthy couple from their Children’s school, Lee and Esther navigate a delicate game of power and propositions in a hilly enclave of Los Angeles.