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Torrance Theatre Company - Torrance - Presents:How to Succeed in Business without Really Trying8/11/2018 - 8/25/2018 (next performance: Saturday, 8/18/2018)
A musical satire of 1960s big business and all it held sacred, HOW TO SUCCEED IN BUSINESS WITHOUT REALLY TRYING follows the rise of J. Pierrepont Finch, who uses a little handbook called “How To Succeed In Business” to climb the corporate ladder from lowly window washer to high-powered executive, tackling such familiar but potent dangers as the office party, backstabbing co-workers, and true love.
Sierra Madre Shakespeare Festival - Sierra Madre - Presents:A Midsummer Night's Dream7/12/2018 - 8/18/2018 (next performance: Saturday, 8/18/2018)
Sierra Madre Shakespeare Festival celebrates its fourth summer season in Sierra Madre Memorial Park with the rollicking comedy, "A Midsummer Night's Dream". Bring a picnic! Bring a blanket! Bring a friend!
Echo Theater Company - Los Angeles - Presents:What Happened When7/25/2018 - 8/23/2018 (next performance: Tuesday, 8/14/2018)
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).
The Old Globe - San Diego - Presents:Barefoot in the Park7/28/2018 - 9/16/2018 (next performance: Tuesday, 8/14/2018)
This summer, director Jessica Stone (Ken Ludwig’s Robin Hood, Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike) returns to the Globe to extend our decades-long relationship with giant comic playwright Neil Simon with this fresh and hilarious new look at his “bubbling, rib-tickling comedy” (The New York Times).
By Neil Simon
Directed by Jessica Stone
Glendale City Church - Glendale - Presents:Free Admission Glendale Noon ConcertsWednesday, 8/15/2018
On Wednesday, AUGUST 15, 2018 at 12:10-12:40 pm:
Violinist NANCY ROTH & Pianist LORENZO SANCHEZ perform William Grant Still, George Walker, & Igor Stravinsky
FREE ADMISSION GLENDALE NOON CONCERTS
Every FIRST & THIRD WEDNESDAY at 12:10-12:40 pm
Katy Skyrud - Coronado - Presents:A Man of No Importance7/20/2018 - 8/26/2018 (next performance: Thursday, 8/16/2018)
A tender story of family, friendship and acceptance.
What happens when our deepest secrets are finally revealed?
Based on the film of the same name, A Man of No Importance is a rare gem of a musical that combines the depth and drama of a play with the lyricism and comedy of a musical.
Will Geer Theatricum Botanicum - Topanga - Presents:Theatricum Botanicum 2018 Summer Season6/2/2018 - 9/30/2018 (next performance: Thursday, 8/16/2018)
With its one-of-a-kind, spectacular outdoor setting in the heart of Topanga Canyon, Will Geer’s Theatricum Botanicum offers a summer repertory season of Shakespeare and modern classics, as well as music and performance for kids and adults alike throughout the summer months. Arrive early to picnic on the beautiful grounds before a performance!
The Caltech Players - Pasadena - Presents:You Can't Take It With You8/10/2018 - 8/18/2018 (next performance: Thursday, 8/16/2018)
The Pulitzer-Prize-winning comedy which always celebrated folks living at the margins of society now embraces even more forms of diversity in this exuberant production being performed in an oak-shaded garden.
The Second City Studio Theater - Los Angeles - Presents:Opening Night: The Improvised Musical5/4/2018 - 8/17/2018 (next performance: Friday, 8/17/2018)
Opening Night: The Improvised Musical!® is exactly that - a Broadway-style musical that is made up on the spot, based on a single audience suggestion. Therefore, every night is the `Opening Night’ of a musical that has never been seen! Sadly, it is also the closing night, but closing night sounds so very final -- and not even this cast can withstand the damage done by weekly wrap parties.
Kentwood Players - Westchester - Presents:Daddy's Dyin' Who's Got The Will7/13/2018 - 8/18/2018 (next performance: Friday, 8/17/2018)
Set in a small Texas town, this comedy stages the reunion of a family gathered to await the imminent death of their patriarch, who has recently suffered a physically as well as mentally disabling stroke. They’ve wanted their father’s love, but they’ll settle for his money!
Downtown Repertory Theater Company - Los Angeles - Presents:The Assassination of Edgar Allan Poe7/27/2018 - 8/26/2018 (next performance: Friday, 8/17/2018)
An immersive theater experience exploring the strange life and mysterious death of Edgar Allan Poe.
Coachella Valley Repertory - Rancho Mirage - Presents:Brenda Silas Moore - All You Need is Love8/17/2018 - 8/19/2018 (next performance: Friday, 8/17/2018)
Great music of the Beatles, with Music Director Wayne Moore
BRENDA SILAS MOORE is a Los Angeles native who has been singing for just about all of her life. Singing is her passion. “All You Need is Love” is a product of 35 years of band and cabaret singing and Brenda is delighted to bring the show to CVRep’s Cabaret Series!
Hicks Street Productions - Hollywood - Presents:Shining City8/3/2018 - 8/26/2018 (next performance: Friday, 8/17/2018)
2018 Hollywood Fringe Festival hit returns for four weeks only. Directed by Brian Foyster and Eddie Kehler. Featuring (in alphabetical order) Brian Foyster, Charlotte Gulezian, Eddie Kehler, Sean Matic, and Tyler Williams.
Padua Playwrights - Hollywood - Presents:Mayakovsky and Stalin7/19/2018 - 8/19/2018 (next performance: Saturday, 8/18/2018)
A poet and a dictator. In his newest work, L.A. playwright Murray Mednick explores the strange parallels in their stories.
Skora Productions - Sherman Oaks - Presents:Damaged Furniture8/4/2018 - 8/25/2018 (next performance: Saturday, 8/18/2018)
World premiere comedy written and produced by Howard Skora, directed by Jim Fall. After a shocking furniture accident claims the life of his uncle, a man returns to Brooklyn and his beyond dysfunctional family.
DAMAGED FURNITURE has SOLD OUT! every performance since opening.
The play has been EXTENDED select Saturday nights at 8:00 pm through August 25.
The Second City Studio Theater - Los Angeles - Presents:Super Sexy Sexy Superhero6/2/2018 - 8/18/2018 (next performance: Saturday, 8/18/2018)
Aa scathingly satirical musical journey into the world of contemporary Hollywood, but in the style of classic Hollywood. Join us as the men who run XYZ Studios set out to make The Most Feminist Movie Ever Made. It’s like Singin’ in the Rain, but with sex scandals. This Hollywood musical has it all: action heroes, casual misogyny, sassy sidekicks, overt misogyny, and lasers!
Santa Monica Playhouse - Santa Monica - Presents:Cinderella7/14/2018 - 9/23/2018 (next performance: Saturday, 8/18/2018)
“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.
The Whitefire Theatre in Association with Artists Against Oppression - Sherman Oaks - Presents:The Blade of Jealousy6/24/2018 - 8/26/2018 (next performance: Sunday, 8/19/2018)
World Premiere of Henry Ong's modern adaptation of Spanish Renaissance Playwright Tirso de Molina's "Jealous of Herself." A madcap comedy of disguise and deception set in modern day Los Angeles
Nick Mancini Collective, Scambooty, Twanguero, Orqesta Tabaco y Ron - Santa Monica - Presents:Jazz on the Lawn8/5/2018 - 8/26/2018 (next performance: Sunday, 8/19/2018)
Free concert in the park with games, food trucks, and live music.
Arts Brookfield - Los Angeles - Presents:Acoustic Caffeine3/28/2018 - 10/24/2018 (next performance: Wednesday, 8/22/2018)
Acoustic Caffeine is the perfect musical buzz to compliment your afternoon cup of coffee. This free monthly music series is presented by Arts Brookfield and features live performances from area musicians. Invigorate your day with warm coffee provided by Starbucks and inspiring sounds by musicians from Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra.
Santa Monica Playhouse - Santa Monica - Presents:Roast Beef & Frogs Legs International Comedy Hour3/8/2018 - 12/13/2018 (next performance: Thursday, 9/13/2018)
Experience the Edinburgh Fringe Festival in 90-minutes!!! The first US venue to take the plunge into the world of international stand-up comedy, Santa Monica Playhouse presents rotating lineups of seasoned, honed and hilariously entertaining comics just waiting to be discovered in the US. You won't see anything like this outside of Edinburgh, Melbourne, Sydney or Montreal.
Shakespeare by the Sea - Carson - Presents:The Merry Wives of Winter - Shakespeare by the Sea at CSU Dominguez HillsThursday, 8/16/2018
Join us for The Merry Wives of Windsor!
The Merry Wives of Windsor – a rollicking romantic comedy which tells of Falstaff’s folly: courting two married women at the same time. It’s mischief and mayhem galore.
Shakespeare by the Sea - Carson - Presents:The Winter's Tale - Shakespeare by the Sea at CSU Dominguez HillsThursday, 8/16/2018
Join us for The Winter's Tale!
The Winter’s Tale - the story of Leontes, a King who banishes his family wrongfully, and is taught the meaning of forgiveness through the inspired plan of a wise, loyal woman.