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West Coast Jewish Theatre - Santa Monica - Presents:Bar Mitzvah Boy3/21/2019 - 5/12/2019 (next performance: Thursday, 3/21/2019)
A sixty-something gent wants the Bar Mitzvah ceremony he missed 50 years earlier. Meanwhile, his female rabbi is confronted with the terminal illness of her young daughter.
Coachella Valley Repertory - Cathedral City - Presents:Chess3/13/2019 - 3/31/2019 (next performance: Thursday, 3/21/2019)
"One of the best rock scores ever produced. This is an angry, difficult, demanding and rewarding show.” – TIME
“Worth seeing.” – New York Post
EACH PERFORMANCE WILL INCLUDE A CHAMPAGNE AND DESSERT RECEPTION
La Jolla Playhouse - La Jolla - Presents:Diana2/19/2019 - 3/31/2019 (next performance: Thursday, 3/21/2019)
World premiere musical, Diana, follows the story of Princess Diana as she grows into a global phenomenon and manages to change the world.
Christopher Ashley and the writers behind the Tony Award-winning musical Memphis (Joe DiPietro and David Bryan) create this highly anticipated musical, featuring an epic and sweeping contemporary score.
Rubicon Theatre Company - Ventura - Presents:Fuddy Meers 3/13/2019 - 3/31/2019 (next performance: Thursday, 3/21/2019)
In this outrageously funny roller-coaster ride of a play, Claire, an amnesiac. wakes up each day having forgotten the details of her life. Like all mornings, her seemingly devoted husband Richard greets her with a cup of coffee and a scrapbook of memories. But when he steps away, a limping, lisping man claiming to be Claire’s brother pops out from under her bed and says he is there to save her.
Independent Shakespeare Co. - Los Angeles - Presents:Julius Caesar3/15/2019 - 5/11/2019 (next performance: Thursday, 3/21/2019)
From the presenters of the Griffith Park Free Shakespeare Festival, join us indoors at the ISC Studio for Julius Caesar. Beginning on the Ides of March!
Center Theatre Group - Los Angeles - Presents:Lackawanna Blues3/16/2019 - 4/21/2019 (next performance: Thursday, 3/21/2019)
A magical, musical, and deeply personal work written and performed by Tony Award® winner Ruben Santiago-Hudson, Lackawanna Blues is a reminiscence of his 1950s childhood in a small town on the banks of Lake Erie.
"Brilliant! GO! - Performing Arts LIVE
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, 3/21/2019)
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.
Crown City Theatre Company - North Hollywood - Presents:The Importance of Being Earnest2/1/2019 - 3/31/2019 (next performance: Thursday, 3/21/2019)
Oscar Wilde's classic play – a 'trivial comedy for serious people.'
Latino Theater Company - Los Angeles - Presents:The Mother of Henry3/15/2019 - 4/14/2019 (next performance: Thursday, 3/21/2019)
Latino Theater Company resident playwright Evelina Fernández’s newest work is set in the 1960s working class melting pot of Boyle Heights.
Theatre 40 - Beverly Hills - Presents:The Sound of Murder3/14/2019 - 4/14/2019 (next performance: Thursday, 3/21/2019)
A woman and her lover plot to kill her vicious husband. Things don't go according to plan.
Indie Chi Productions - Los Angeles - Presents:Too Much Sun2/28/2019 - 4/21/2019 (next performance: Thursday, 3/21/2019)
Indie Chi Productions presents the West Coast premiere of the acclaimed off-Broadway hit by Nicky Silver.
Trish Hatley - Palm Springs - Presents:Trish Hatley and Mark Hahny at the Purple Room3/5/2019 - 4/25/2019 (next performance: Thursday, 3/21/2019)
Celebrated West Coast swing jazz performer Trish Hatley, with pianist Mark Hahny, perform songs from the Great American Songbook as well as current standards. JazzWax.com said, "There's a warm maturity in Hatley's voice, and her vibrato and phrasing are top-notch."
Cygnet Theatre - San Diego - Presents:Angels in America: Perestroika3/22/2019 - 4/20/2019 (next performance: Friday, 3/22/2019)
America in the mid-1980s. In the midst of the AIDS crisis and a conservative Reagan administration, New Yorkers grapple with life and death, love and sex, heaven and hell. Alternately hilarious and heartbreaking, it was awarded two Tony Awards for Best Play and the Pulitzer Prize for Drama.
*Explicit sexual situations, nudity and adult language
Katy Skyrud - Coronado - Presents:Cabaret3/22/2019 - 4/28/2019 (next performance: Friday, 3/22/2019)
Welcome to the Kit Kat Club and Berlin in the 1930s. The Nazis are rising in power and life may be uncertain, but you are invited to leave your troubles outside and join the Emcee, singer Sally Bowles and a wonderful and colorful ensemble who will tantalize and entertain you.
Coyote StageWorks - Palm Springs - Presents:Greater Tuna3/22/2019 - 3/31/2019 (next performance: Friday, 3/22/2019)
Coyote StageWorks’ Tenth Anniversary season will conclude with a production of “Greater Tuna” by Jaston Williams, Joe Sears, and Ed Howard. This popular comedy set in the fictional town of Tuna, Texas, the "third-smallest" town in the state.
The Old Globe - San Diego - Presents:Life After3/22/2019 - 4/28/2019 (next performance: Friday, 3/22/2019)
Grieving the recent loss of her famous father, 16-year-old Alice begins to question the events surrounding his death and sets out to uncover what really happened on the night that changed her family forever. Britta Johnson’s Life After is a bittersweet, witty, and life-affirming new musical that explores the mess and beauty of loss and love.
JuVee Productions and American Oasis - San Diego - Presents:Paradise3/8/2019 - 3/31/2019 (next performance: Friday, 3/22/2019)
Following four weeks of sold-out performances at the Westside’s Odyssey Theatre, the acclaimed production of Laura Maria Censabella’s moving, funny and thought-provoking drama, produced by Viola Davis and Julius Tennon’s JuVee Productions and American Oasis, re-opens at the Matrix Theatre.
5-Star Theatricals - Thousand Oaks - Presents:Roald Dahl's Matilda The Musical3/22/2019 - 3/31/2019 (next performance: Friday, 3/22/2019)
Sometimes it takes a little genius to change the world! Based on the beloved novel by Roald Dahl, Tony Award-winning MATILDA THE MUSICAL will dazzle audiences of all ages, with inspiring and fun songs and lyrics written by Tim Minchin, this extraordinary girl will show you how a sharp mind and vivid imagination can help you change your destiny!
Virginia Waring International Piano Competition - Palm Desert - Presents:22nd Waring International Piano Competition3/24/2019 - 3/29/2019 (next performance: Sunday, 3/24/2019)
Six days of FREE classical piano: pianists ages 8 to 17 compete in solo and concerto rounds.
Multiple pianists play 15 to 30 minutes each daily from Mar 24 through Mar 29. 17 contestants age 8 to 12 and 23 contestants ages 13 to 17 from 8 countries.
Free Admission, Free Parking. Audience can enter in between pianists. Come for an hour or stay for the full session.
Stars of Tomorrow Children's Theater - Redlands - Presents:Jumbo the Elephant Camp3/25/2019 - 3/29/2019 (next performance: Monday, 3/25/2019)
In the camp ages 6+ will discover the joys of theater!
Acting, dancing, singing, make-up, costumes, scenery, backstage work, lights & sound, design, prop-making, theater history and more!
Hollywood Pantages Theatre - Los Angeles - Presents:Charlie and The Chocolate Factory3/27/2019 - 4/14/2019 (next performance: Wednesday, 3/27/2019)
Roald Dahl's amazing tale is now L.A.'s golden ticket! It's the perfect recipe for a delectable treat: songs from the original film, including "Pure Imagination," "The Candy Man," and "I've Got a Golden Ticket," alongside a toe-tapping and ear-tickling new score from the songwriters of Hairspray.
Laguna Playhouse - Laguna Beach - Presents:Heisenberg3/27/2019 - 4/14/2019 (next performance: Wednesday, 3/27/2019)
In a bustling London train station free-spirited American Georgie unexpectedly plants a kiss on the neck of mid-70s British butcher Alex. When she turns up in his shop a few days later, she sets the suspicious man’s world reeling. As Alex is drawn into Georgie’s anarchic world, his conventional life becomes chaotic, uncertain, and undeniably richer.
Los Angeles Children's Chorus - Pasadena - Presents:Copenhagen Girls Choir from DenmarkThursday, 3/28/2019
Danish Choir, in Collaboration with Nordic Folk Band Afenginn and Danish Pedal Steel Guitar Virtuoso Maggie Bjorklund, Presents New Original Danish Music, Including Gallop of Fire Commemorating Last Year’s Devastating California Wildfires
LA Phil - Los Angeles - Presents:Gershwin & Ravel3/28/2019 - 3/31/2019 (next performance: Thursday, 3/28/2019)
Los Angeles Philharmonic
Lionel Bringuier, conductor
Hélène Grimaud, piano
For one shining moment, Ravel and Gershwin met each other at a New York party in 1928, where they expressed their deep mutual admiration and passion for jazz. Now, two brilliant French artists (and Philharmonic regulars) keep that connection alive with this latter-day meeting of the minds.
The Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts - Beverly Hills - Presents:Malpaso Dance Company3/28/2019 - 3/30/2019 (next performance: Thursday, 3/28/2019)
SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA DEBUT
Cuba’s hottest contemporary dance company shares a little slice of Havana in a sparkling program of movement and music featuring works by Artistic Director Osnel Delgado, as well as international choreographers Aszure Barton, Cecilia Bengolea and Ohad Naharin.
Vera's Heartbeat Music - Los Angeles - Presents:Celebrating Vinicius de MoraesThursday, 3/28/2019
Vera’s Heartbeat celebrates beloved Brazilian lyricist, composer and poet Vinícius de Moraes’ 105th birthday with a unique tribute show featuring local musicians and a very special guest – the poet’s beloved granddaughter, the singer Mariana de Moraes.
The evening will include performances of samba, bossa nova, Brazilian jazz, Afro-Samba, and poetry.
The Peppermint Club in association with Chris Isaacson Presents - West Hollywood - Presents:Chris Mann – CD Release ConcertThursday, 3/28/2019
NBC's "The Voice" star Chris Mann celebrates the release of his new album, "Noise." Special guests are Alisan Porter and BELLSAINT.
Jazziegirl Productions - San Juan Capistrano - Presents:Darryl Walker Thursday, 3/28/2019
An Al Jarreau Tribute
Irvine Barclay Theatre - Irvine - Presents:Mohsen NamjooThursday, 3/28/2019
The Soraya - Northridge - Presents:Red BaraatThursday, 3/28/2019
Festival of Colors
Muckenthaler - Fullerton - Presents:Spring Family Arts NightThursday, 3/28/2019
Free family event with interactive art activities