Performing Arts Banner
Facebook and Twitter

Performing Arts Banner  

Currently hosting 586 active events

 
Performing Arts Live Facebook Performing Arts Live Twitter

 

 
Search Menu
Music Theater Dance Free Search All
 Keyword:
 Event Type:
  Region:
 Date Range:
Search Menu Bottom
Hide Custom Search

Drama

Shakespeare by the Sea - Encino - Presents:
The Tempest - Encino

Wednesday, 8/5/2015

Be swept ashore along with Shakespeare’s crew of valiant and conniving castaways masters and servants, loved and lovelorn. Join this cast of exiles in a magic-filled adventure that will keep you guessing until then end, when your clapping will release The Bard in us all.

performing arts line

Center Theatre Group - Los Angeles - Presents:
Bent

7/15/2015 - 8/23/2015 (next performance: Tuesday, 8/4/2015)

Martin Sherman’s profound love story takes audiences into the deepest, darkest moments of one man’s fight to survive gay persecution in 1930s Germany. “This Broadway-worthy production of BENT is powerful and impressively staged with a cast that is outstanding! It is one of our FEATURED events. GO!” – Performing Arts LIVE

performing arts line

Will Geer Theatricum Botanicum - Topanga - Presents:
Will Geer’s Theatricum Botanicum “Americana” Repertory Season

6/6/2015 - 10/3/2015 (next performance: Thursday, 8/6/2015)

Spectacular venue under Topanga oaks and unrivaled variety of theatrical offerings make Theatricum a must-go summer destination for Angelenos and tourists alike.

performing arts line

The Old Globe Theatre - San Diego - Presents:
Ken Ludwig’s Baskerville: A Sherlock Holmes Mystery

7/24/2015 - 9/6/2015 (next performance: Tuesday, 8/4/2015)

A wildly inventive adaptation of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle’s classic mystery The Hound of the Baskervilles makes its West Coast premiere. One of America’s great comic playwrights, Ken Ludwig (Lend Me a Tenor, Crazy for You) brings to life literature’s most famous detective—the inimitable Sherlock Holmes.

performing arts line

The Theatre @ Boston Court - Pasadena - Presents:
Shiv, by Aditi Brennan Kapil

7/23/2015 - 8/9/2015 (next performance: Wednesday, 8/5/2015)

This post-Colonial fantasy loosely based on Shiva, the Hindu destroyer god, explores a vividly rendered relationship between a girl becoming a young American woman and the South Asian poet father who inspires and eventually disappoints her.

performing arts line

ISC - Los Angeles - Presents:
Much Ado About Nothing

7/30/2015 - 8/30/2015 (next performance: Thursday, 8/6/2015)

It is the summer of 1945 in Messina. We find Don Pedro and his battalion enjoying a much-needed respite in Leonato's bomb-riddled villa. While awaiting the nuptials of Claudio and Hero, Don Pedro and his men amuse themselves by playing Cupid between Beatrice, Hero’s witty and sharp-tongued cousin, and confirmed bachelor-for-life Benedick. As the wine flows in Leonato’s villa, discord emerges, judgment is clouded, and passions are set ablaze by the most powerful intoxicant of all: love.

performing arts line

Pacific Resident Theatre - Venice - Presents:
The Homecoming by Harold Pinter

5/30/2015 - 8/30/2015 (next performance: Thursday, 8/13/2015)

Harold Pinter's Tony Award winning play returns to Los Angeles for the first time in over a decade. Set in 1960's North London, Teddy returns home to introduce his wife to the family, but things don't go exactly as planned.

performing arts line

New Swan Shakespeare Festival - Irvine - Presents:
Macbeth

7/10/2015 - 8/29/2015 (next performance: Wednesday, 8/5/2015)

Directed by Eli Simon and starting Jack Greenman, Macbeth is Shakespeare’s iconic tragedy and set in a traditional Elizabethan times. Three witches spin a tale that hints at glory, and catches the brave Macbeth and his power thirsty wife in a bloody net.

performing arts line

Urban Theatre Movement - Los Angeles - Presents:
Replica

7/31/2015 - 8/23/2015 (next performance: Thursday, 8/6/2015)

Urban Theatre Movement continues its season of all new, original work by company members with “REPLICA” by Paul Tully. Originally written as a one act play for UTM’s Urban Legends One Act Festival, “REPLICA” follows Mickey, a low level dealer for a neo-Nazi biker gang, as he tumbles further into the hellish underworld of the methamphetamine drug trade.

performing arts line

The Group Rep - North Hollywood - Presents:
LOMBARDI

7/24/2015 - 9/6/2015 (next performance: Friday, 8/7/2015)

The Group Rep presents the LA premiere of Eric Simonson’s LOMBARDI based on the book When Pride Still Mattered: A Life of Vince Lombardi by Pulitzer Prize-winning author David Maraniss, directed by Gregg T. Daniel, produced by Drina Durazo. We follow Green Bay Packers coach Lombardi through a week in the 1965 season, as he attempts to lead his team to the championship.

performing arts line

InterACT Theatre Company - Hollywood - Presents:
All American Girl

7/1/2015 - 8/30/2015 (next performance: Friday, 8/7/2015)

Playwright Wendy Graf (No Word In Guyanese for Me) explores the journey of an “all American girl” (Annika Marks and Jeanne Syquia, alternating) as she develops from innocent youth to radicalized extremist. Anita Khanzadian directs the world premiere of All American Girl for InterACT Theatre Company, opening July 3 at the Lounge Theatre in Hollywood.

performing arts line

Fringe Theatre Company & Extra Dry Martini Productions - North Hollywood - Presents:
BARE NAKED ANGELS: Angels Unabated

7/17/2015 - 8/9/2015 (next performance: Friday, 8/7/2015)

Fringe Theatre Company and Extra Dry Martini Productions present Bare Naked Angels: Angels Unabated, written and performed by the cast, directed by Stacy Ann Raposa, produced by Raposa and Sarah Kelly. Bare Naked Angels is an eclectic group of artists dedicated to storytelling in a way that moves, touches and inspires.

performing arts line

The Fountain Theatre - Los Angeles - Presents:
Citizen: An American Lyric

7/25/2015 - 9/14/2015 (next performance: Saturday, 8/8/2015)

A meditation on race fusing poetry, prose, movement, music and the video image, Citizen: An American Lyric is a provocative new stage adaptation of Claudia Rankine’s internationally acclaimed book of poetry about everyday acts of racism in America. Adapted by multiple award-winning playwright Stephen Sachs, and helmed by multi award winning director Shirley Jo Finney.

performing arts line

Coeurage Theatre Company - Burbank - Presents:
Failure: A Love Story

7/18/2015 - 8/29/2015 (next performance: Sunday, 8/9/2015)

Coeurage Theatre Company, LA’s ‘Pay What You Want’ Company, presents the Los Angeles premiere of "Failure: A Love Story" by Philip Dawkins, directed by Ovation Award-winner Michael Matthews.

performing arts line

Shakespeare by the Sea - San Pedro - Presents:
The Tempest

6/25/2015 - 8/21/2015 (next performance: Friday, 8/21/2015)

Be swept ashore along with Shakespeare’s crew of valiant and conniving castaways masters and servants, loved and lovelorn. Join this cast of exiles in a magic-filled adventure that will keep you guessing until then end, when your clapping will release The Bard in us all.

performing arts line

Geffen Playhouse - Los Angeles - Presents:
Hershey Felder as Irving Berlin

8/4/2015 - 8/16/2015 (next performance: Tuesday, 8/4/2015)

Having broken Geffen Playhouse season production box office records, Hershey Felder as Irving Berlin returns to the Gil Cates Theater at the Geffen Playhouse for two weeks only, August 4-16, 2015. The director is Trevor Hay, who collaborated with the performer and creator on An American Story, Abe Lincoln’s Piano, Hershey Felder as Franz Liszt and The Pianist of Willesden Lane.

performing arts line

Shakespeare by the Sea - South Pasadena - Presents:
The Tempest - Garfield Park

Friday, 8/7/2015

Be swept ashore along with Shakespeare’s crew of valiant and conniving castaways masters and servants, loved and lovelorn. Join this cast of exiles in a magic-filled adventure that will keep you guessing until then end, when your clapping will release The Bard in us all.

performing arts line

Rogue Machine Theatre - Los Angeles - Presents:
The World Premiere of LUKA’S ROOM by Rob Mersola

8/1/2015 - 9/20/2015 (next performance: Friday, 8/7/2015)

Rogue Machine presents the World Premiere of LUKA’S ROOM by Rob Mersola. An edgy coming-of-age adventure with a bruised heart.

performing arts line

Shakespeare by the Sea - Encino - Presents:
As You Like It- Encino

Thursday, 8/6/2015

Love knows no rules and plot follows no formula in Shakespeare’s pastoral set play. Mistaken identity and intrigue take center stage in this comedy beneath the trees of the Forest of Arden. "All the world's a stage," wrote the Bard, and that stage comes to life as good Duke Senior lives an idyllic life as a castaway of the court...along with those with enough folly to flee their lives of luxury

performing arts line

Breakdown Services and Performing Arts Live.com - Originating from Los Angeles - Presents:
State of the Arts Radio Series

2/26/2015 - 12/31/2015 (next performance: Thursday, 8/6/2015)

Presented by Breakdown Services and sponsored in part by Performing Arts Live for its fourth, critically acclaimed broadcast year, State of the Arts is hosted by Los Angeles theatre professionals Michael Sterling & Paul Stroili whose astute, entertaining, and slightly irreverent personalities have made them internet sensations!

performing arts line

Shakespeare by the Sea - Irvine - Presents:
The Tempest - Irvine Valley College

Saturday, 8/8/2015

Be swept ashore along with Shakespeare’s crew of valiant and conniving castaways masters and servants, loved and lovelorn. Join this cast of exiles in a magic-filled adventure that will keep you guessing until then end, when your clapping will release The Bard in us all.

performing arts line

Little Fish Theatre - San Pedro - Presents:
And the Stones Will Cry Out

8/7/2015 - 9/5/2015 (next performance: Friday, 8/7/2015)

Archeologist’s ambition meets unfortunate reality in the wake of a career-making find.

performing arts line

Ruskin Group Theatre - Santa Monica - Presents:
The World Premiere of "Sneaky Ole Time"

8/1/2015 - 9/19/2015 (next performance: Friday, 8/7/2015)

Ruskin Group Theatre presents the WORLD PREMIERE of “SNEAKY OLE Music/Lyrics by Paul Overstreet with Book by Steve Mazur

performing arts line

Shakespeare by the Sea - Long Beach - Presents:
The Tempest - Long Beach

8/9/2015 - 8/12/2015 (next performance: Sunday, 8/9/2015)

Be swept ashore along with Shakespeare’s crew of valiant and conniving castaways masters and servants, loved and lovelorn. Join this cast of exiles in a magic-filled adventure that will keep you guessing until then end, when your clapping will release The Bard in us all.

performing arts line

Shakespeare by the Sea - Woodland Hills - Presents:
As You Like It - Warner Center Park

Thursday, 8/13/2015

Love knows no rules and plot follows no formula in Shakespeare’s pastoral set play. Mistaken identity and intrigue take center stage in this comedy beneath the trees of the Forest of Arden. "All the world's a stage," wrote the Bard, and that stage comes to life as good Duke Senior lives an idyllic life as a castaway of the court...along with those with enough folly to flee their lives of luxury

performing arts line

A guest production at The Blank's 2nd Stage Theatre. - Hollywood - Presents:
God's Man In Texas

8/13/2015 - 9/5/2015 (next performance: Thursday, 8/13/2015)

A comic drama written and directed by David Rambo. A guest production at The Blank's 2nd Stage Theatre.

performing arts line

Shakespeare by the Sea - Manhattan Beach - Presents:
The Tempest - Manhattan Beach

Friday, 8/14/2015

Be swept ashore along with Shakespeare’s crew of valiant and conniving castaways masters and servants, loved and lovelorn. Join this cast of exiles in a magic-filled adventure that will keep you guessing until then end, when your clapping will release The Bard in us all.

performing arts line

Closed Eye Film Productions - Los Angeles - Presents:
Conscious Getting Unstuck Homeless To Hollywood

8/14/2015 - 9/19/2015 (next performance: Friday, 8/14/2015)

A life-altering story for everyone about how one woman overcame drug abuse, homelessness, female to female HIV transmission, sexual abuse, and ultimately learned forgiveness and leave a legacy.

performing arts line

Shakespeare by the Sea - Manhattan Beach - Presents:
As You Like It - Manhattan Beach

Saturday, 8/15/2015

Love knows no rules and plot follows no formula in Shakespeare’s pastoral set play. Mistaken identity and intrigue take center stage in this comedy beneath the trees of the Forest of Arden. "All the world's a stage," wrote the Bard, and that stage comes to life as good Duke Senior lives an idyllic life as a castaway of the court...along with those with enough folly to flee their lives of luxury

performing arts line

Santa Monica Playhouse - Santa Monica - Presents:
CLIMAX – a world premiere suspense thriller – special previews!

8/15/2015 - 8/16/2015 (next performance: Saturday, 8/15/2015)

A chilling portrait of love, betrayal and twisted passion, Lisa Phillips Visca’s world premiere thriller masters the art of seduction, deftly probing the heart of a troubled marriage and the infidelity that can shatter a family. Max Madison, renowned Malibu restaurateur, finds himself entangled in a haunting love triangle with his devoted wife and diabolical mistress.

performing arts line

Shakespeare by the Sea - Laguna Niguel - Presents:
The Tempest - Laguna Niguel

Sunday, 8/16/2015

Be swept ashore along with Shakespeare’s crew of valiant and conniving castaways masters and servants, loved and lovelorn. Join this cast of exiles in a magic-filled adventure that will keep you guessing until then end, when your clapping will release The Bard in us all.

performing arts line

Shakespeare by the Sea - Whittier - Presents:
As You Like It - Adventure County Park

Wednesday, 8/19/2015

Love knows no rules and plot follows no formula in Shakespeare’s pastoral set play. Mistaken identity and intrigue take center stage in this comedy beneath the trees of the Forest of Arden.

performing arts line

International City Theatre - Long Beach - Presents:
Fences

8/19/2015 - 9/13/2015 (next performance: Wednesday, 8/19/2015)

International City Theatre continues its 30th anniversary season with a production celebrating the 30th anniversary of a modern American classic: Fences by August Wilson. Gregg T. Daniel directs Wilson’s powerful drama for an August 21 opening at International City Theatre’s home in the Long Beach Performing Arts Center. Two low-priced previews are set for August 19 and 20.

performing arts line

Shakespeare by the Sea - Beverly Hills - Presents:
As You Like It - Roxbury Park

Thursday, 8/20/2015

Love knows no rules and plot follows no formula in Shakespeare’s pastoral set play. Mistaken identity and intrigue take center stage in this comedy beneath the trees of the Forest of Arden.

performing arts line

Theatre 29 - Twentynine Palms - Presents:
Jerome Bixby’s The Man From Earth

8/21/2015 - 9/19/2015 (next performance: Friday, 8/21/2015)

Adapted by Richard Schenkman from the original Motion Picture screenplay by by Jerome Bixby Directed by Eddie Tucker

performing arts line

Shakespeare by the Sea - San Pedro - Presents:
As You Like It

6/18/2015 - 8/22/2015 (next performance: Saturday, 8/22/2015)

A tale of a love so grand all the rules are broken. Mistaken identity and intrigue take center stage in this comedy beneath the trees of the Forest of Arden. "All the world's a stage," wrote the Bard, and that stage comes to life as good Duke Senior lives an idyllic life as a castaway of the court...along with those with enough folly to flee their lives of luxury for dirt and trees.

performing arts line

Santa Monica Playhouse - Santa Monica - Presents:
All-Join-In FREE Festival of theatre features CLIMAX – a world premiere – 2 free shows only!

8/22/2015 - 8/23/2015 (next performance: Saturday, 8/22/2015)

The Santa Monica Playhouse All-Join-In FREE Festival of theatre presents a chilling portrait of love, betrayal and twisted passion in local playwright Lisa Phillips Visca’s world premiere thriller. CLIMAX masters the art of seduction, deftly probing the heart of a troubled marriage and the infidelity that can shatter a family.

performing arts line

Santa Monica Playhouse - Santa Monica - Presents:
CLIMAX – a lethal attraction…through thick and thin

8/29/2015 - 11/1/2015 (next performance: Saturday, 8/29/2015)

A chilling portrait of love, betrayal and twisted passion, Lisa Phillips Visca’s world premiere thriller masters the art of seduction, deftly probing the heart of a troubled marriage and the infidelity that can shatter a family. Max Madison, renowned Malibu restaurateur, finds himself entangled in a haunting love triangle with his devoted wife and diabolical mistress.

performing arts line

The Getty Villa - Malibu - Presents:
Mojada: A Medea in Los Angeles

9/3/2015 - 10/10/2015 (next performance: Thursday, 9/3/2015)

From MacArthur Fellow and critically acclaimed author of Electricidad and Oedipus el Rey, Luis Alfaro's Mojada is a breathtaking reimagining of Euripides's Medea transported to East Los Angeles. Medea, a seamstress with extraordinary skill, runs from a past of betrayals.

performing arts line

KKMWJ Productions - Los Angeles - Presents:
Sibling Rivalry ("Lone Star" and "Rosemary With Ginger")

9/4/2015 - 9/27/2015 (next performance: Friday, 9/4/2015)

“SIBLING RIVALRY” What do three guys in Maynard, Texas in 1975 have to do with two women in Providence, Rhode Island in 1993? Sept. 5 - 27, 2015 www.plays411.com/siblingrivalry

performing arts line

Kentwood Players - Los Angeles - Presents:
Ravenscroft

7/11/2015 - 10/17/2015 (next performance: Friday, 9/11/2015)

Kentwood Players will hold open auditions for Don Nigro’s Gothic thriller “Ravenscroft” on Saturday, July 11, 2015 from 10am-3pm and on Sunday, July 12 from 7-10pm. Callbacks will be held on Monday, July 13 at 7pm.

performing arts line

Scripps Ranch Theatre - San Diego - Presents:
Sleuth

9/12/2015 - 10/11/2015 (next performance: Saturday, 9/12/2015)

By Anthony Shaffer September 12 – October 11 Mystery writer, Andrew Wyke’s home, like his mind, is filled with tricks, devices and games. He lures his wife’s young lover there, and thus begins a diabolical evening of cat and mouse. “Shaffer builds illusion upon reality … toying with the audience as much as the story’s dueling gamesmen toy with each other.” — Chicago Theater Beat

performing arts line

Colonials: An American Shakespeare Company - Santa Monica - Presents:
Macbeth

9/18/2015 - 10/3/2015 (next performance: Friday, 9/18/2015)

Shakespeare's Brilliant Tragedy, MacBeth.

performing arts line

Little Fish Theatre - San Pedro - Presents:
Henry IV, Part I

9/25/2015 - 10/24/2015 (next performance: Friday, 9/25/2015)

Rare Shakespeare in the Little Fish environ – a prince steps into his destiny despite politics and battles.

performing arts line
 

The Chance Theater - Anaheim - Presents:
A Bright New Boise

9/25/2015 - 10/25/2015 (next performance: Friday, 9/25/2015)

Searching for salvation…

performing arts line
Page  1    2    of  2  

performing arts performers
stage