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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.
Celebration - Los Angeles - Presents:Born to Win2/13/2019 - 6/2/2019 (next performance: Friday, 2/22/2019)
Pinky Corningfield has always dreamed of her daughter winning the “Supreme Queen.” So when Marge, a newcomer to the child pageant circuit, shows up with her daughter and starts grabbing all the glory, Pinky will stop at nothing to get the crown.
Ensemble Theatre Company - Santa Barbara - Presents:Death of A Salesman2/7/2019 - 2/24/2019 (next performance: Friday, 2/22/2019)
The Pulitzer Prize- and Tony Award-winning play is a haunting and moving portrait of a man whose belief in, and pursuit of, the American dream ends in tatters.
The story of Willy Loman and his fractured family is riveting and heartrending while illuminating contradictions in the American Dream that have divided the country from our beginnings to today.
The Old Globe - San Diego - Presents:Familiar1/26/2019 - 3/3/2019 (next performance: Friday, 2/22/2019)
Donald and his wife Marvelous have been living the American Dream since emigrating from Zimbabwe nearly three decades ago. They have a beautiful house and impressive careers, and now one of their daughters is getting married! But when the bride insists on a traditional African wedding ceremony, tensions start to rise.
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.
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.
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.
Marilyn Fox, Tania Getty, and Terry Davis - Venice - Presents:Smart Love2/14/2019 - 3/17/2019 (next performance: Friday, 2/22/2019)
"Critics' Choice" - LA Times
A Contemporary Comedy With A Scientific Twist. How Far Will Humans Go In Order To Salvage Love?
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.
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.'
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.
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
Zombie Joe - North Hollywood - Presents:DarkDark-RideRide 2/14/2019 - 2/24/2019 (next performance: Friday, 2/22/2019)
All-Aboard for Zombie Joe's Underground Theatre Group's all-new first-ever fun n' freaky journey through Hell & back!
Come Ride With us through February 24th, 2019*
*Simple release-waiver signed at door prior to entry.
For Ages 15 and up
Breakdown Services and Performing Arts LIVE - Originating from Los Angeles - Presents:State of the Arts Radio Series1/3/2019 - 12/26/2019 (next performance: Thursday, 2/28/2019)
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.