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The Actors' Gang - Culver City - Presents:Accidental Death Of An Anarchist1/24/2019 - 3/9/2019 (next performance: Friday, 2/22/2019)
By Dario Fo
Directed by Tim Robbins
In this piece of classic international theatre from 1970, Fo writes of a madman, who invades a police station interrogation room where an anarchist accused of bombing a railway station has recently “accidentally” fallen out of a window. Donning various disguises and voices, the madman manipulates policemen into a truth-inducing hysteria.
Actors Co-op Theatre Company - Hollywood - Presents:Anna Karenina2/8/2019 - 3/17/2019 (next performance: Friday, 2/22/2019)
Actors Co-op presents ANNA KARENINA by Helen Edmundson, adapted from the novel by Leo Tolstoy, directed by Heather Chesley, produced by Kay Bess, an upside-down telling of Tolstoy’s classic tale a story wrapped in temptation, passion and moral conflict, this eight-person dramatic event is a fast-paced examination of love, adultery and marriage.
AmerIcon Monroe (as well as Robo & Bash Productions, and Cryptic Entertainment) - North Hollywood - Presents:Bus Stop2/8/2019 - 2/24/2019 (next performance: Friday, 2/22/2019)
Just in time for Valentine's Day, "Bus Stop" showcases the complexity of relationships and the true price of love. The stellar cast is headlined by Jessica "Sugar" Kiper, of "Survivor" fame. Though written more than a half century ago, Inge's themes have proven to withstand the test of time, as the innate desire to love and be loved will always be a dominant aspect of human nature.
Brenda Dietlein - Glendale - Presents:Church Basement Ladies2/8/2019 - 3/9/2019 (next performance: Friday, 2/22/2019)
Ever wonder what goes on in a church basement kitchen and the women who work there? Come see Church Basement Ladies, a hilarious musical comedy and meet the women who navigate relationships and solve all the problems of their rural Minnesota church congregation.
We will be hosting a supply drive for the Pasadena Ronald McDonald House throughout the run of our show.
The Road Theatre Company - North Hollywood - Presents:Death House1/16/2019 - 3/23/2019 (next performance: Friday, 2/22/2019)
On the night a death-house chaplain must hand over the reins to the confident young pastor set to replace him, the men encounter an enigmatic inmate who challenges their convictions and changes their lives forever. DEATH HOUSE is a startling new piece of theatre that explores justice, redemption, and the possibility that we’re all more connected than we may want to admit.
Katy Skyrud - Coronado - Presents:Guys and Dolls1/18/2019 - 2/24/2019 (next performance: Friday, 2/22/2019)
A Musical Fable of Broadway
“The show that defines Broadway dazzle.” —The New York Times
Set in New York City in the mid-20th century, Guys and Dolls is populated with gangsters and gamblers, missionary dolls and scantily clad showgirls, and one of the greatest musical scores in the history of American theatre.
Odyssey Theatre Ensemble - Los Angeles - Presents:Hir1/19/2019 - 3/17/2019 (next performance: Friday, 2/22/2019)
MacArthur genius Taylor Mac’s bold, funny and uncurbed exploration of uncharted frontiers of gender gets its Los Angeles premiere at the Odyssey Theatre.
Open Fist Theatre Company - Los Angeles - Presents:Last Call1/11/2019 - 2/23/2019 (next performance: Friday, 2/22/2019)
In this semi-autobiographical dramedy by writer/producer Anne Kenney (Outlander, Switched at Birth,L.A. Law), the Vaughn family’s go-to defense mechanism of sarcasm and mordant humor falls short when the aging parents hatch a not-so-funny way to avoid the retirement home.
The Group Rep - North Hollywood - Presents:Laundry and Bourbon/Lone Star1/25/2019 - 3/3/2019 (next performance: Friday, 2/22/2019)
The Group Rep presents two James McLure’s one-act comedies LAUNDRY AND BOURBON and LONE STAR, directed by Barbara Brownell, produced by Lloyd Pedersen. Three young women who are neighbors and friends share drinks and hard truths about life, love, and marriage while doing laundry on a very hot day.
Geffen Playhouse - Los Angeles - Presents:Lights Out: Nat "King" Cole 2/5/2019 - 3/24/2019 (next performance: Friday, 2/22/2019)
Reprising their roles from a sold-out run at People’s Light & Theater in Philadelphia, Emmy Award nominee Dulé Hill (West Wing Psych Bring in ‘da Noise, Bring in ‘da Funk) as Nat “King” Cole and Hamilton star Daniel J. Watts as Sammy Davis Jr. bring life to a play the Philadelphia Inquirer called “profound, ambitious, wide-ranging and dreamlike.” Like Cole himself, Lights Out promises to be “Unforgettable.”
The Chance Theater - Anaheim - Presents:Lizzie, The Musical2/1/2019 - 3/3/2019 (next performance: Friday, 2/22/2019)
Our 21st Season kicks off with a punk-rock opera that explores the bloody legend of America’s favorite axe-wielding sweetheart-diva-heroine-enigma-psychopath, Lizzie Borden.
East West Players - Los Angeles - Presents:Man Of God1/31/2019 - 2/24/2019 (next performance: Friday, 2/22/2019)
East West Players presents the World Premiere of Man Of God, by Anna Moench and directed by Jesca Prudencio.
San Luis Obispo RepertoryTheatre - San Luis Obispo - Presents:Million Dollar Quartet2/8/2019 - 3/10/2019 (next performance: Friday, 2/22/2019)
SLO REP presents the blockbuster rock and roll musical, Million Dollar Quartet. Inspired by one of the greatest jam sessions in history featuring Jerry Lee Lewis, Carl Perkins, Johnny Cash and Elvis Presley.
Wayne Scott/ LifeHouse Productions - Redlands - Presents:Phantom Of The Opera2/9/2019 - 3/17/2019 (next performance: Friday, 2/22/2019)
The tumultuous tale of the mysterious Phantom comes to LifeHouse Theater in a new original musical.
Witness young Christine’s rise to fame in the opera world, thanks to the schemes of the ominous Phantom. But will his efforts win her heart? Sinister plots abound amidst comedic moments and heartbreaking mystery.
2Cents Theatre Group - Los Angeles - Presents:Rabbit Hole2/8/2019 - 3/10/2019 (next performance: Friday, 2/22/2019)
2Cents Theatre Group presents a site-specific production of David Lindsay-Abaire's 2007 Pulitzer Prize-winning play.
Becca and Howie Corbett have everything a family could want until a life-shattering accident turns their world upside down and leaves the couple drifting perilously apart.
Pasadena Playhouse - Pasadena - Presents:Ragtime: The Musical2/5/2019 - 3/3/2019 (next performance: Friday, 2/22/2019)
Pasadena Playhouse, the State Theater of California, will transform the historic theater with an all new version of Ragtime: The Musical as it returns to Los Angeles more than two decades after its premiere at the Shubert Theatre. With 21 actors and a 16-piece orchestra, this is one of the most ambitious productions in the Playhouse’s recent history.
Whitefire Theatre - Sherman Oaks - Presents:Solofest 20191/5/2019 - 3/15/2019 (next performance: Friday, 2/22/2019)
The Whitefire Theatre presents Solofest 2019, the largest solo theater festival on the West Coast. Now in its 7th year, Solofest 2019 brings 51 shows in 60 days celebrating the solo artists from around the globe – each story-teller sharing their compelling and often unusual take on life.
Antaeus Theatre Company - Glendale - Presents:The Cripple of Inishmaan1/17/2019 - 3/11/2019 (next performance: Friday, 2/22/2019)
Martin McDonagh’s darkly comic Irish yarn gets a partner-cast production at L.A.’s acclaimed Antaeus Theatre Company.
Pop Up Productions - Los Angeles - Presents:The Diary Of Anne Frank1/11/2019 - 2/24/2019 (next performance: Friday, 2/22/2019)
The Diary Of Anne Frank
Directed by Stan Zimmerman
Opening January 11 - 24, 2019
The Complex - Dorie Theatre
Diversionary Theatre - san diego - Presents:The Hour of Great Mercy1/31/2019 - 3/3/2019 (next performance: Friday, 2/22/2019)
This poetic new play with music follows Ed, a gay Jesuit priest who leaves the Catholic church to reconcile with his estranged brother in an isolated and icy township in Alaska. As Ed confronts his tragic past and tenuous future, he unexpectedly finds love beneath the starry Alaskan sky, and support from an unlikely ally.
Crown City Theatre Company - North Hollywood - Presents:The Importance of Being Earnest2/1/2019 - 3/31/2019 (next performance: Friday, 2/22/2019)
Oscar Wilde's classic play – a 'trivial comedy for serious people.'
Garry Marshall Theatre - Burbank - Presents:The Mountaintop2/8/2019 - 3/10/2019 (next performance: Friday, 2/22/2019)
April 3, 1968. Memphis. The Lorraine Motel. Room 306. Tomorrow, it will become the scene of one of our nation's greatest losses. But tonight, it is just another stopover motel for Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Full of vivid theatricality, poetic language, and surprising twists, this drama takes us to the summit of a man's historic life and offers a stunning new view of his dream for our nation.
OB Playhouse & Theatre Company - San Diego - Presents:The Wedding Singer2/7/2019 - 3/3/2019 (next performance: Friday, 2/22/2019)
OB Playhouse presents The Wedding Singer! The Wedding Singer takes us back to a time when hair was big, greed was good, collars were up and a wedding singer might just be the coolest guy in the room. Based on the hit Adam Sandler movie, The Wedding Singer's sparkling new score does for the '80s what Hairspray did for the '60s. Just say yes to the most romantic musical in twenty years.
The Old Globe - San Diego - Presents:Tiny Beautiful Things2/9/2019 - 3/10/2019 (next performance: Friday, 2/22/2019)
Based on the best-selling book by Cheryl Strayed, Tiny Beautiful Things follows the relationships between an anonymous advice columnist named Sugar and the many real-life readers who pour out their hearts to her.
Sacred Fools Theatre Company - Los Angeles - Presents:Too Heavy for Your Pocket2/1/2019 - 3/2/2019 (next performance: Friday, 2/22/2019)
In rural Tennessee at the height of the Civil Rights Movement, two young African-American couples struggle to understand justice, love, and their own responsibilities. TOO HEAVY FOR YOUR POCKET beautifully explores the sacrifices and tolls in the fight for freedom and equality that are placed, not only on the fighters, but the people they love.
The Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts - Beverly Hills - Presents:Witness Uganda2/5/2019 - 2/23/2019 (next performance: Friday, 2/22/2019)
The Wallis Production of
A DOCUMENTARY MUSICAL
By Matt Gould & Griffin Matthews
Devastated when his New York City church kicks him out for being gay, Griffin escapes across the world to volunteer in a small village.
"A powerful and brilliant production. The cast could not have been better. It's a winner. GO!" - Performing Arts LIVE
Santa Monica Playhouse - Santa Monica - Presents:Cinderella: The Musical 1/19/2019 - 3/24/2019 (next performance: Saturday, 2/23/2019)
“Pick of the Month!” - Show Time Magazine. “Magical!” - DRAMA-LOGUE. “A delight for the entire family!” - L.A. SPLASH. It’s the all-time favorite, internationally acclaimed Family Theatre Series fairytale, a classic tale with a twist offering romantics from all walks of life the chance to try on the glass slipper and help Cinderella find her happily-ever-after.
Pageant Productions - Los Angeles - Presents:Miss America's Ugly Daughter: Bess Myerson & Me2/2/2019 - 3/24/2019 (next performance: Saturday, 2/23/2019)
Barra Grant’s fascinating tale about being a confused ugly duckling growing up in the shadow of her spectacular mother, beauty queen and political activist Bess Myerson.
Bruce McNall and Steven C. Markoff - Santa Monica - Presents:The Marriage Zone1/19/2019 - 3/31/2019 (next performance: Saturday, 2/23/2019)
A young couple, a middle-aged couple and a mature couple discover that their identities are linked.
Thanks to robust audience and critical response, The Marriage Zone returns for an additional eleven weekends in 2019.
The Group Rep - North Hollywood - Presents:Whoopsie-Doopsie!2/2/2019 - 3/3/2019 (next performance: Saturday, 2/23/2019)
The Group Rep presents Whoopsie-Doopsie! written and directed by Art Shulman, a quirky comedy about a popular, smart, good-looking guy whose world is turned upside down when his girlfriend delivers certain unwelcome information.
Santa Monica Playhouse - Santa Monica - Presents:ALEICHEM SHOLOM! The Wit and Wisdom of Sholom Aleichem1/20/2019 - 2/24/2019 (next performance: Saturday, 2/23/2019)
“Brilliant performances!” Tolucan Times. “Brilliant portrayals…you will be just as captivated as I was!” broadwayworld.com. “Just plain brilliant!” - playwright/performer Wendy Michaels. Follow the beloved Yiddish story-teller and his mespoche, as he spins tales of his loves and losses, his fame and his failures, his travels, his travails and the optimism that kept him going against all odds.
The Second City Studio Theater - Los Angeles - Presents:More Guns!9/22/2018 - 4/28/2019 (next performance: Saturday, 2/23/2019)
Because after all, if you’ve got problems, the solution is always More Guns! With songs like "Be Free”, “Everybody Do The Lobby!” and “Liberal Love”, MORE GUNS! is a satire of the NRA, the “woke” left, and all those boring moderates in between.
The Second City Studio Theater - Los Angeles - Presents:The Really Awesome Improv Show12/15/2018 - 12/15/2019 (next performance: Saturday, 2/23/2019)
This fast paced and high energy improv comedy show plays at The Second City in Hollywood. It's a fun for all ages improv show now celebrating a 9 run! RAIS features improv games that rely on audience suggestions and participation, very "Whose Line is it Anyway." 100% family friendly! There’s a rotating cast so you’ll see different faces and games each week, and for only $5 it's the best deal!
California Chamber Orchestra - Temecula - Presents:Classics at The Merc6/10/2018 - 6/23/2019 (next performance: Sunday, 2/24/2019)
Join us in The Merc Sunday afternoons for chamber performances by the region’s best professional musicians. The intimate setting of The Merc allows the audience and musicians to interact with each other so you can learn about the musicians, their instruments, their careers, and the music they perform.
A great classical experience for a great price!
Richard Nixon Library & Birthplace Foundation - Yorba Linda - Presents:Nixon Library Family Concert Series12/16/2018 - 7/28/2019 (next performance: Sunday, 2/24/2019)
FREE FAMILY CONCERT SERIES
Free concerts are held Sundays, except when otherwise noted, and are open to the public.
Friends of Sundays Live & LACMA - Los Angeles - Presents:Sundays Live1/6/2019 - 6/30/2019 (next performance: Sunday, 2/24/2019)
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.
Spreckels Organ Society - San Diego - Presents:Spreckels Organ Concerts12/23/2018 - 6/30/2019 (next performance: Sunday, 3/3/2019)
The Spreckels Organ is located in the heart of San Diego’s Balboa Park.
The Spreckels Organ Society and San Diego Civic Organist Raúl Prieto Ramírez present 8 opportunities to hear the world's largest outdoor musical instrument in the month of December, including a special evening concert, a Christmas Carol Sing-along, and a New Year's Day concert.
The Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts - Beverly Hills - Presents:Dance Sundays with DEBBIE ALLEN & Friends11/11/2018 - 6/9/2019 (next performance: Sunday, 3/10/2019)
Every Second Sunday of the month
Emmy Award-winner Debbie Allen returns with the 4th season of FREE, outdoor dance events for the whole family.