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Kirk Douglas Theatre - Culver City - Presents:Ameryka4/19/2018 - 4/29/2018 (next performance: Tuesday, 4/24/2018)
An epic exploration of humanity’s longing for freedom, and justice
A theatrical thrill ride through 250 years of history. From the American Revolution, to the struggle for civil rights, to the fight against Communism, to the present War on Terror, Ameryka weaves together unexpected events and characters connecting Poland and the United States.
The Old Globe - San Diego - Presents:The Wanderers4/6/2018 - 5/6/2018 (next performance: Tuesday, 4/24/2018)
A Globe-commissioned world premiere from the celebrated writer of The Last Match.
By Anna Ziegler
Directed by Barry Edelstein
Sheryl and Harvey White Theatre
Conrad Prebys Theatre Center
Cal State University Fullerton - Santa Ana - Presents:Shakepeare's R & J4/13/2018 - 4/28/2018 (next performance: Wednesday, 4/25/2018)
An inventive, reimagined classic pulsating with adolescent abandon and electricity.
An adaptation by: Joe Calarco
Directed by: Rufus Bonds, Jr.
Echo Theater Company - Los Angeles - Presents:What Happened When4/11/2018 - 4/26/2018 (next performance: Tuesday, 4/24/2018)
Brooding, compelling, funny and startling. Memories unravel and dark truths are revealed in a haunting ghost story by Rattlestick Playwrights Theater’s Daniel Talbott (Slipping).
Antaeus Theatre Company - Glendale - Presents:Native Son4/12/2018 - 6/3/2018 (next performance: Friday, 4/27/2018)
Richard Wright's iconic novel about oppression, freedom and justice comes to life on stage in this ground-breaking adaptation.
The Road Theatre - North Hollywood - Presents:Through The Eye Of A Needle3/23/2018 - 5/27/2018 (next performance: Friday, 4/27/2018)
The Keen family is dealing with the recent tragedy concerning their daughter, Dana, a navy corpsman in the Iraq War. Larry copes with a tumbler of scotch, or five, Barbara sets an extra plate setting and Samantha, their teenage daughter, secretly uses Twitter to create a protest. Then Nasser, an Iraqi refugee, arrives at their door unannounced on Christmas Eve.
Skylight Theatre Company - Los Angeles - Presents:The Madres3/10/2018 - 4/29/2018 (next performance: Friday, 4/27/2018)
In a time of resistance what will you do? Buenos Aires, Argentina and people are disappearing off the streets but no one is talking about it. The "Dirty War" waged by the military Junta against its own people is in full swing. Three generations of women in a single family face state terrorism. The Mothers of Los Desaparecidos de Argentina can teach us all how to fight tyranny. The Madres is one fa
BOOTLEG THEATER - LOS ANGELES - Presents:The Willows4/6/2018 - 5/5/2018 (next performance: Thursday, 4/26/2018)
At The Willows funeral home, Mark is being groomed to take over the family business from his father. But an unexpected reunion with the one that got away could derail those carefully laid plans in this moving new play about family, loss and love.
The Group Rep - North Hollywood - Presents:Deathtrap4/13/2018 - 5/20/2018 (next performance: Friday, 4/27/2018)
The Group Rep presents Ira Levin’s comic thriller Deathtrap directed by Jules Aaron, produced by Larry Eisenberg. A successful-but-currently-stalled playwright whose recent offerings have been flops, conspires with his wife to “collaborate” with a student whose new thriller shows tremendous potential.
Sacred Fools Theater Company - Los Angeles - Presents:Akuma-Shin3/30/2018 - 4/28/2018 (next performance: Friday, 4/27/2018)
WORLD PREMIERE! In 1956, a giant kaiju (monster) destroys Tokyo and sends seismic waves of fear, anger and ignorance through generations. Facts are questioned, history is alternatively written and modern politics is set against primal religion in this ferociously civilized cautionary tale of two nations coping with their own damaged legacies. Can humanity reckon with the monsters that rise against us, the ones that live within us all?
24th Street Theatre - Los Angeles - Presents:ICE4/7/2018 - 6/10/2018 (next performance: Saturday, 4/28/2018)
24th Street Theatre explores immigration issues with the world premiere of a bilingual, humorous play about what it means to be “American.” For adults and kids 8 and up.
Breakdown Services and Performing Arts LIVE - Originating from Los Angeles - Presents:State of the Arts Radio Series1/4/2018 - 12/27/2018 (next performance: Thursday, 4/26/2018)
State of the Arts is a weekly series devoted to coverage of the performing arts in Los Angeles, and beyond... with emphasis on theatre, music, dance events, and stage spectaculars. Michael Sterling and Andrew David James offer astute reviews, insightful discussions, a live arts calendar, and live interviews with celebrity guests, stars of the arts, and the creative teams behind them.
Desert Rose Productions, INc. - Rancho Mirage - Presents:"Dare"4/20/2018 - 5/13/2018 (next performance: Friday, 4/27/2018)
A Drama By Allan Baker
The Chance Theater - Anaheim - Presents:Good People4/20/2018 - 5/20/2018 (next performance: Friday, 4/27/2018)
This Tony-nominated dramatic comedy finds struggling single mother Margie Walsh coming to terms with the reality that her South Boston neighborhood offers the same lack of opportunity it always has.
Sierra Madre Playhouse - Sierra Madre - Presents:The Immigrant4/20/2018 - 5/26/2018 (next performance: Friday, 4/27/2018)
Simon Levy directs this true story of an immigrant.
Claire Trevor School of the Arts - Irvine - Presents:A Bright Room Called Day4/28/2018 - 5/6/2018 (next performance: Saturday, 4/28/2018)
Written by Tony Kushner
Directed by Andrew Borba
The Collective Studio: LA Inc. - Los Angeles - Presents:Key Change4/13/2018 - 4/29/2018 (next performance: Friday, 4/27/2018)
Key Change comes during a pivotal time for female empowerment in the entertainment industry. This powerful one-act by Catrina McHugh is the story of real women living their lives behind bars. We see the love, the heartache and the challenge that each of these women face on a daily basis as they participate in the telling of each other's stories.
Creating Arts Company - Los Angeles - Presents:Snow White4/28/2018 - 5/20/2018 (next performance: Saturday, 4/28/2018)
A Pint Size Play for the Entire Family
International City Theatre - Long Beach - Presents:Cardboard Piano5/2/2018 - 5/20/2018 (next performance: Wednesday, 5/2/2018)
Against the backdrop of Uganda’s civil war, the union of the daughter of an American missionary and a local teenage girl is disrupted by violence. Hansol Jung’s haunting drama confronts the religious and cultural roots of intolerance, as well as the human capacity for hatred, forgiveness and love.
UCLA School of Theater, Film and Television - Los Angeles - Presents:In the Red and Brown Water5/2/2018 - 5/5/2018 (next performance: Wednesday, 5/2/2018)
How far will fast, beautiful Oya go to make a mark in the world? This intoxicating story charts a young girl's thrust into womanhood and her subsequent fall into the murky waters of life.
San Luis Obispo RepertoryTheatre - San Luis Obispo - Presents:Lost in Yonkers5/4/2018 - 5/20/2018 (next performance: Friday, 5/4/2018)
SLO REP presents LOST IN YONKERS, Neil Simon’s Pulitzer Prize winning comedy-drama about a family in 1940’s Yonkers, NY. LOST IN YONKERS runs May 4-20, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays at 7 pm and Saturdays and Sundays at 2pm.
MainStreet Theatre Company - Rancho Cucamonga - Presents:Frederick5/5/2018 - 5/20/2018 (next performance: Saturday, 5/5/2018)
MainStreet Theatre Company Presents Frederick
Book by Suzanne Maynard Miller
Music and Lyrics by Sarah Durkee and Paul Jacobs
From the Book by Leo Lionni
Sankalpa Productions - Los Angeles - Presents:Forever Bound5/9/2018 - 6/16/2018 (next performance: Wednesday, 5/9/2018)
Are we all savages? A rare book dealer's desperate scheme to avoid bankruptcy goes shockingly awry in this darkly funny literary thriller with a surprise twist.
Kirk Douglas Theatre - Culver City - Presents:Die, Mommie, Die!5/10/2018 - 5/20/2018 (next performance: Thursday, 5/10/2018)
A Greek tragedy on acid with a gay Hollywood twist!
Trapped in a hateful marriage with sleazy film producer Sol and desperate to find happiness with her gorgeous young lover Tony, aging Hollywood star Angela Arden (Drew Droege) murders her husband. But when her children discover what she's done, they decide to take revenge!
Fugitive Kind - Los Angeles - Presents:Antigone, or We Are Rebels Asking for the Storm5/10/2018 - 6/2/2018 (next performance: Thursday, 5/10/2018)
A modern adaptation of "Antigone," directed by Ovation Award winner Amanda McRaven.
El Camino College - Torrance - Presents:The House of Blue Leaves5/11/2018 - 5/20/2018 (next performance: Friday, 5/11/2018)
A tragic comedy about the need to be famous. A terrible songwriter, his wife Bananas, his girlfriend Bunny, his AWOL son, his long-lost celebrity friend and 3 pushy nuns all come together on the occasion of the Pope’s visit to America, hoping for a blessing from above, or maybe even from Hollywood.
Garry Marshall Theatre - Burbank - Presents:Wood Boy Dog Fish5/12/2018 - 6/24/2018 (next performance: Saturday, 5/12/2018)
Rogue Artist Ensemble's delightfully macabre take on The Adventures of Pinocchio
Theatre West - Hollywood - Presents:Magic and Lightning: Into the Mind of Nikola TeslaSaturday, 5/12/2018
Meet Nikola Tesla, inventor, electrical engineer, mechanical engineer, physicist.
The Old Globe - San Diego - Presents:A Thousand Splendid Suns 5/12/2018 - 6/17/2018 (next performance: Saturday, 5/12/2018)
May 12 - June 17
Donald and Darlene Shiley Stage
Old Globe Theatre
Conrad Prebys Theatre Center
UCLA School of Theater, Film and Television - Los Angeles - Presents:The Mother of Us All5/18/2018 - 5/24/2018 (next performance: Friday, 5/18/2018)
Featuring designers from the Department of Theater and undergraduate actors from the School of Music, this opera chronicles the life of Susan B. Anthony. Presented in collaboration with Opera UCLA, UCLA Philharmonia and the UCLA Herb Alpert School of Music.
UCLA School of Theater, Film and Television - Los Angeles - Presents:Spring Awakening5/23/2018 - 5/26/2018 (next performance: Wednesday, 5/23/2018)
A group of late 19th century German students navigate teenage self-discovery and coming-of-age anxiety in this seminal work.
Katy Skyrud - Coronado - Presents:Next to Normal5/25/2018 - 6/17/2018 (next performance: Friday, 5/25/2018)
The Goodmans appear to be a typical American family, yet their lives are anything but normal. This family is about to face the music!
Next to normal is a heartbreaking, humorous and unflinchingly authentic examination of a suburban family and how they handle mother’s 16-year battle with bi-polar disorder.
North Coast Repertory Theatre - Solana Beach - Presents:The Father5/30/2018 - 6/24/2018 (next performance: Wednesday, 5/30/2018)
San Diego audiences will be treated to a play that the London Telegraph called “an unqualified triumph” as North Coast Rep stages the West Coast premiere of The Father. A sensation in Paris, London and New York, and honored with a war chest of awards including a Tony nomination for Best Play, The Father promises to be a profoundly moving, memorable evening of theatre.
Claire Trevor School of the Arts - Irvine - Presents:American Idiot6/2/2018 - 6/9/2018 (next performance: Saturday, 6/2/2018)
Book by Billie Joe Armstrong and Michael Mayer Music by Green Day Lyrics by Billie Joe Armstrong
Directed by Andrew Palermo
Christian Chyun - Los Angeles - Presents:Maron Doll - The Emotional Reunion Of A Mother And Daughter6/2/2018 - 6/23/2018 (next performance: Saturday, 6/2/2018)
The story of a mother and daughter’s struggles through abandonment, failure, poverty, and Alzheimer’s disease