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Circle X Theatre - Los Angeles - Presents:Liana and Ben2/18/2017 - 3/26/2017 (next performance: Friday, 3/24/2017)
LIANA AND BEN is a twisted, sexy, modern take on Faust. Our story begins with a not-so-chance encounter between a beautiful young woman and a dark, enigmatic stranger. Ben makes Liana an offer: he will keep her young and beautiful for 250 years if she can prove to him that humanity is worth saving. Now, Liana’s time is almost up and Ben demands his proof.
USC Thornton School of Music - Los Angeles - Presents:Polish Music Center: Exploring the Avant-GardeSaturday, 3/25/2017
The adventurous gnarwhallaby ensemble uncovers facets of avant-garde expression in contemporary Polish music in works from such visionary composers as Tadeusz Baird, Henryk Mikolaj Górecki, Hanna Kulenty, Krzysztof Meyer, Boguslaw Schaeffer, and Witold Szalonek.
Rogue Machine Theatre - Los Angeles - Presents:Still Life3/4/2017 - 4/23/2017 (next performance: Saturday, 3/25/2017)
Academy Award winner Alexander Dinelaris (BIRDMAN), and Broadway playwright (ON YOUR FEET), examines the causal link between ethics and success, life and death, art and redemption. How do we endure loss and rediscover the will to make something of our lives?
Hudson Guild Theatre - Los Angeles - Presents:"Plasticity"1/28/2017 - 4/10/2017 (next performance: Saturday, 3/25/2017)
World premiere multimedia play
A comatose man re-emerges into consciousness in a multilayered, multimedia theatrical event about the miraculous power of the brain to re-wire and heal itself. Blending cutting-edge science with masterful storytelling, it’s a profound, often comedic tour of the collective unconscious.
Pittance Chamber Music - Los Angeles - Presents:Pittance Chamber MusicSunday, 3/26/2017
Featuring Members from the Grammy Award-Winning Los Angeles Opera Orchestra
Special Guests include Domingo Colburn Stein Young Artists Summer Hassan, Soprano and Theo Hoffman, Baritone, and L.A. Opera Richard Seaver Music Director, James Conlon
A Noise Within - Pasadena - Presents:King Lear2/25/2017 - 5/6/2017 (next performance: Saturday, 4/8/2017)
The gut-wrenching devastation of Lear encompasses more than one man’s trajectory of power and hubris it is an affecting, unflinching chronicle of a family as it disintegrates around the mental illness of its patriarch. This spring we invite you to experience, in the midst of tragedy, the healing and transcendent nature of great art.
The Wallis & Deaf West Theatre - Beverly Hills - Presents:Edward Albee's At Home at the Zoo3/7/2017 - 3/26/2017 (next performance: Tuesday, 3/21/2017)
The Wallis and Deaf West Theatre production
Directed by Coy Middlebrook
McCallum Theatre for the Performing Arts - Palm Desert - Presents:Mona Golabek in The Pianist of Willesden Lane3/21/2017 - 3/22/2017 (next performance: Tuesday, 3/21/2017)
Based on the book The Children of Willesden Lane by Mona Golabek and Lee Cohen
Adapted and directed by Hershey Felder
Set in Vienna in 1938 and in London during the Blitzkrieg, The Pianist of Willesden Lane tells the true story of Lisa Jura, a young Jewish musician whose dreams are interrupted by the Nazi regime.
The Music Guild - Valley Village - Presents:Lyris Quartet - Valley VillageWednesday, 3/22/2017
Schubert: Quarttsatz in C Minor, D. 703
Britten: String Quartet No. 2 in C Major, Op. 36
Schubert: Cello Quintet in C Major, Op. 163, D. 956
Independent Shakespeare Co. - Los Angeles - Presents:The Snow Geese by Sharr White3/11/2017 - 4/9/2017 (next performance: Thursday, 3/23/2017)
From the presenters of the Griffith Park Free Shakespeare Festival! Join us out our indoor, intimate theater.
Sun City Shadow Hills Performing Arts Club - Indio - Presents:Let's Murder Marsha3/23/2017 - 3/26/2017 (next performance: Thursday, 3/23/2017)
Sun City Shadow Hills Performing Arts Club presents "Let's Murder Marsha," a very funny, live comedy mystery from March 23-25 at 7 pm and on March 26 at 2 pm at the Sun City Shadow Hills Montecito Clubhouse, 80-888 Sun City Blvd., Indio, CA 92203.
“Let’s Murder Marsha” — a live, fast paced, bold, comedy mystery that has more twists and turns than a Coney Island Roller Coaster
The Road Theatre Company - North Hollywood - Presents:Little Children Dream of God2/23/2017 - 4/15/2017 (next performance: Thursday, 3/23/2017)
Having braved a perilous journey to escape a violent husband and a volatile political climate in her native Haiti, Sula is determined to find a better life in America for her unborn son. She drifts ashore in Miami on an old rubber tire, eleven months pregnant and desperate not to give birth at sea.
Cheri Smith and Monique Smith - Pacific Palisades - Presents:Spring Awakening 3/16/2017 - 3/25/2017 (next performance: Thursday, 3/23/2017)
Come see Pali's finest actors tackle the amazing production of Spring Awakening! Support a neighborhood school, enjoy a quality show, and learn a thing or two about the struggles of teenage years.
Latino Theater Company - Los Angeles - Presents:The Cruise3/16/2017 - 4/9/2017 (next performance: Thursday, 3/23/2017)
Ric Salinas of Culture Clash stars in a new comedy set aboard a luxury ocean liner. The decadent Caribbean cruise, sailing obliviously through waters bloodied by the region’s dark Colonial history, becomes a metaphor for the fractured political, cultural and sexual identities of its passengers. Directed by Heath Cullens (It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia)
World premiere comedy
Wayne Scott/ LifeHouse Productions - Redlands - Presents:Peter Pan2/18/2017 - 3/26/2017 (next performance: Thursday, 3/23/2017)
Join Wendy and her brothers on an amazing tour of Neverland sparked by the irrepressible Peter Pan. With the help of unpredictable Tinkerbell, the mysterious Tiger Lily, the impish Lost Boys and the croc with a clock, Peter and Wendy lead a battle to thwart the evil plans of Captain Hook and his henchmen. This smash hit returns with some new surprises.
Celebration Theatre - LOS ANGELES - Presents:Die, Mommie, Die!2/17/2017 - 4/1/2017 (next performance: Thursday, 3/23/2017)
Ovation Award-Winning Celebration Theatre presents Charles Busch’s campy noir classic, DIE MOMMIE DIE!, starring the hilarious Drew Droege (Bright Colors and Bold Patterns, Chloe, Logo’s Cocktails & Classics) as aging Hollywood star Angela Arden.
This Greek tragedy on acid is an over-the-top comedy of Gay Hollywood proportions. You won’t want to miss this rollicking good time!
Wine Country Theatre - PASO ROBLES - Presents:Noises Off!3/17/2017 - 4/2/2017 (next performance: Friday, 3/24/2017)
Considered the funniest farce ever written, Noises Off is a roller coaster, side-splitting look at theatre - inside and out - as a hapless troupe of actors attempt to mount the dreadful comedy Nothing On. Nothing heavy, nothing ground-breaking, just plain old hysterical lunacy and faces hurt from laughing that's the promise of Noises Off!
Not Man Apart Physical Theatre Ensemble - Los Angeles - Presents:Paradise Lost: Reclaiming Destiny3/10/2017 - 4/2/2017 (next performance: Friday, 3/24/2017)
Not Man Apart Physical Theatre Ensemble in association with Greenway Arts Alliance, present a movement adaptation of John Milton’s eloquent epic poem, Paradise Lost.
Paradise Lost: Reclaiming Destiny features bodies flying across the stage on harness and chains, augmented by the stunning and unique live digital animation effects of J-Walt Adamczyk and video installation artist Hannah Beavers.
The Complex - Hollywood - Presents:Disinherit the Wind3/3/2017 - 4/9/2017 (next performance: Friday, 3/24/2017)
How can we understand and contextualize new information challenging what we take for granted as scientific fact? Disinherit the Wind, a play of ideas by Matt Chait asks us to view the wonders of science through a different lens.
The Show - Rancho Mirage - Presents:Alan Jackson 3/24/2017 - 3/25/2017 (next performance: Friday, 3/24/2017)
Country superstar Alan Jackson brings his KEEPIN’ IT COUNTRY TOUR to The Show at Agua Caliente Casino Resort Spa in Rancho Mirage, Southern California’s premier concert theater, for two performances, Friday and Saturday, March 24 and 25, 2017.
Kite and Key Productions - LOS ANGELES - Presents:Married People: A Comedy3/3/2017 - 4/2/2017 (next performance: Friday, 3/24/2017)
MARRIED PEOPLE: A COMEDY examines the lives of four long-time friends who seem to be having a simultaneous (and often hysterical) mid-life marriage crisis. Group therapy brings out the secrets of two couples: Sex or lack thereof, gay children and religion are all topics of discussion.
Desert Ensemble Theatre Company - Palm Springs - Presents:Lovesport3/17/2017 - 3/26/2017 (next performance: Friday, 3/24/2017)
"Lovesport," a new comedy by Tony Padilla
Desert Ensemble Theatre Company’s world premiere production of "Lovesport." In Tony Padilla’s witty new work, middle-aged couple Josh and Marty invites home young newlyweds Gary and Ben for after-party drinks. During a night of partying tongues loosen, inconvenient truths are told, and relationships are changed.
The Huntington Beach Academy for the Performing Arts - Huntington Beach - Presents:Jekyll & Hyde3/17/2017 - 3/26/2017 (next performance: Friday, 3/24/2017)
The Huntington Beach Academy for the Performing Arts takes a path less traveled with its spring musical, “Jekyll & Hyde,” a darker story set in 19th century London.
University of Redlands School of Music - Redlands - Presents:Artist Diploma Trombone RecitalFriday, 3/24/2017
Julia Broome-Robinson, trombone
This event is free and open to the public.
Gleandale Centre Theatre/Tim Dietlein - Glendale - Presents:The Snow Queen2/11/2017 - 6/17/2017 (next performance: Saturday, 3/25/2017)
It’s Queen Emmeline’s wedding day, and the whole kingdom is excited! When an evil troll banishes her sister and turns the King into a reindeer, it sets off an avalanche that puts the entire kingdom in peril. Now it’s up to Emmeline to save Snowdonia and the people she loves.
Jacaranda Music - Santa Monica - Presents:Transcendental CallSaturday, 3/25/2017
Olivier Messiaen: Interstellar Call
Franz Liszt: Transcendental Etudes
Artists: Steven Vanhauwaert, piano Allen Vogel, horn
Hollywood Master Chorale - Beverly Hills - Presents:Masterworks in March: Give Us PeaceSaturday, 3/25/2017
HOLLYWOOD MASTER CHORALE PRESENTS “MASTERWORKS IN MARCH: GIVE US PEACE”
Program to feature works by Ralph Vaughan Williams, Samuel Barber, and Nick Strimple
Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra - Los Angeles - Presents:all in la: the 2017 concert galaSaturday, 3/25/2017
All In LA, Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra Gala Fundraiser, Celebrates Diverse City LACO Calls Home and Honors Music Director Jeffrey Kahane and Board Member Ruth Eliel
Santa Monica Playhouse - Santa Monica - Presents:A DeLUSIONAL Affair 2/25/2017 - 3/26/2017 (next performance: Saturday, 3/25/2017)
Just when you thought your life was finally under control, Fate steps in, turns everything on its heels, and you’re off on the wild ride of your life. Funny, touching, and not just a little bit racy, A DeLUSIONAL Affair will make you question everything you ever thought you knew about love, marriage, sex, fantasy and reality and come away with a new and surprisingly uplifting perspective on it all
24th Street Theatre - Los Angeles - Presents:Hansel & Gretel Bluegrass2/12/2017 - 5/21/2017 (next performance: Sunday, 3/26/2017)
Set in depression-era Kentucky, this new version of the classic Hansel and Gretel fairy tale features narration by Bradley Whitford (in a special video performance) and the rollicking bluegrass sounds of The Get Down Boys. “CRITIC’S CHOICE… gives an old tale new relevance… masterful staging… fine performances… a stunning visual tableau” — Los Angeles Times. Appropriate for ages 8+.
Zombie Joe - North Hollywood - Presents:Church Discipline2/12/2017 - 4/9/2017 (next performance: Sunday, 3/26/2017)
Zombie Joe's Underground Theatre Group proudly presents their exciting-new immersive-theatre production
Windy Productions - Sherman Oaks - Presents:Martha3/12/2017 - 4/16/2017 (next performance: Sunday, 3/26/2017)
Iconic Modern Dance Legend Celebrated in
A West Coast Premiere
Martha Graham simply refused to quit. Her influence on dance, which is often compared to Picasso’s influence on modern art and the impact that Frank Lloyd Wright had on architecture, has unequivocally transformed the art form.
Roberto Amaral - Northridge - Presents:Pasión EspañolaSunday, 3/26/2017
ROBERTO AMARAL, the visionary dancer, singer and choreographer is proud to announce his next concert presentation of the Amaral Repertory Dance Ensemble (ARDE), in a thrilling evening of Flamenco and uniquely stylized Spanish dance on Sunday, March 26, 2017 at 7 pm.
UCLA Center for 17th-& 18th-Century Studies and W. A. Clark Memorial Library - Los Angeles - Presents:Chamber Music at the Clark presents the American String QuartetSunday, 3/26/2017
The American String Quartet performs selections from Mendelssohn, Berg, and Beethoven.
Peter Winograd, violin
Laurie Carney, violin
Daniel Avshalomov, viola
Wolfram Koessel, cello
Internationally recognized as one of the world’s foremost quartets, the American String Quartet celebrated its 40th season in 2015–2016.
Los Angeles Musical Salon - Los Angeles - Presents:L.A. Musical Salon - 2017 Dinner-Concert Series2/11/2017 - 4/1/2017 (next performance: Saturday, 4/1/2017)
Unique chamber music series in intimate Westside setting combines concert with dinner with the artists. 2017 dates, all Saturday nights: February 11, March 11, April 1. RESERVATIONS REQUIRED - for either the entire 3-part series or separate evenings.
Theatre 68 - No. Hollywood - Presents:Lusting After Pipino's Wife2/11/2017 - 4/19/2017 (next performance: Wednesday, 4/5/2017)
The premise is quite simple - two pairs of friends trying to figure out love and life. Two of them get together, while the other two try and put them off due to their own insecurities.
Directed by Ronnie Marmo
Breakdown Services and Performing Arts LIVE - Originating from Los Angeles - Presents:State of the Arts Radio Series1/12/2017 - 1/11/2018 (next performance: Thursday, 3/23/2017)
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.
Santa Barbara Music Club - Santa Barbara - Presents:SB Music CLub Free ConcertsSaturday, 3/25/2017
On SATURDAY, March 25 at 3pm, the Santa Barbara Music Club will present a free concert at the Faulkner Gallery in the downtown Santa Barbara Public Library.
The concert will feature pianist Leslie Cain in works by Mozart and Liszt and composer-pianist Eric Valinsky playing his own Diamond Sonata.
Meistersingers - Anaheim - Presents:A "Romantic" Evening - AnahiemSaturday, 3/25/2017
Not only are most of the songs of the Romantic period focused on the concept of love but are filled with truly amazing poetry and are marked by an appreciation for all things emotional. Love, nature, the past, relationships, and even loneliness, death, and fear were all experiences to be explored, understood and discussed. Come join us!
Michele Hunter - Ventura - Presents:Davis Gaines: Broadway and Beyond3/25/2017 - 3/26/2017 (next performance: Saturday, 3/25/2017)
Heralded by the New York Times as a “vocal Superman,” Davis Gaines returns to Rubicon to perform Broadway show tunes and popular standards from the Great American Songbook.
Brand Associates - Glendale - Presents:Brand Associates Music Series - Third Wheel!Saturday, 3/25/2017
The award winning woodwind trio Third Wheel performs on the Brand Associates Music Series. Program TBA, will include selections from their current call for scores*. Admission is free.
Meistersingers - Newport Beach - Presents:A "Romantic" Evening - Newport BeachSunday, 3/26/2017
Palos Verdes Symphonic Band - Rolling Hills Estates - Presents:Long Ago and Far Away: A Musical OdysseySunday, 3/26/2017
Upcoming Community Concert Band Concert for all ages.
The Palos Verdes Symphonic Band presents Long Ago and Far Away: A Musical Odyssey, music that evokes distant places and times gone by.
Music Guild - Beverly Hills - Presents:Chamber Music at All Saints' - PergolesiSunday, 3/26/2017
Giovanni Battista Pergolesi, Stabat Mater
Tomaso Albinoni, Trio Sonata in g minor, Op.1, No. 4
Claudio Monteverdi, Venite sitientes
Symphony Irvine - Laguna Niguel - Presents:Symphony Irvine Concert 3/26Sunday, 3/26/2017
Bruch - Romanze for Viola and Orchestra
Bottesini - Fantasia on La Somnambula for Bass and Orchestra
Bottesini - Passione Amorosa for Viola, Bass, and Orchestra
Brahms - Symphony No. 1 in C minor, Op. 68
Orchestra Novo - San Luis Obispo - Presents:Brandenburg ConcertiSunday, 3/26/2017
Stately, elegant, and graceful, Orchestra Novo led by Maestro Michael Nowak performs selected Brandenburg Concerti.
Brynn Albanese, violin
David Hennessee and Karen Loewi-Jones, viola
Janice Tipton, flute
Allan Vogel, oboe
David Washburn, trumpet
Ian Pritchard, harpsichord
Falcon Theatre - Burbank - Presents:The Complete History of Comedy (abridged)3/22/2017 - 4/23/2017 (next performance: Wednesday, 3/22/2017)
From the high-brow to the low, this fast-paced ride covers comedy through the ages, from Aristophanes to Shakespeare, Moliere to Vaudeville, Charlie Chaplin to The Daily Show. Find answers to the age-old questions, “Who’s on first?” and “Why did the chicken cross the road?” No joke is left untold as the talented trio deconstruct and put back together the entire history of comedy.
Theatre 40 - Beverly Hills - Presents:April, May & June3/16/2017 - 4/16/2017 (next performance: Thursday, 3/23/2017)
Three sisters confront their late mother's affair.
Colonials: An American Shakespeare Company - Santa Monica - Presents:The Merchant of Venice3/23/2017 - 4/2/2017 (next performance: Thursday, 3/23/2017)
This is a limited run of Shakespeare's beloved Comedy, The Merchant of Venice. While considered by many a "problem" play because of the conflict between the Christians of Venice and Shylock, The Merchant of Venice is the story of love in a flawed world. Filled with gorgeous language and an challenging story, Merchant of Venice is a perennial favorite!
The Open Circle Theatre Company - West Hollywood - Presents:Waiting for Godot3/23/2017 - 4/16/2017 (next performance: Thursday, 3/23/2017)
The Open Circle Theatre Company presents a new production of the Samuel Beckett classic.
Pacific Resident Theatre - Venice - Presents:IT'S TIME3/17/2017 - 4/16/2017 (next performance: Thursday, 3/23/2017)
Written and Performed by Paul Linke Directed by Edward Edwards.
"A wise, perceptive, and astonishing show... when it is this good, theater is what I always thought it should be: the highest of arts." - Sylvie Drake, Theatre Critic.
Sierra Madre Playhouse and Honey B Prods. - Sierra Madre - Presents:The Belle of Amherst3/18/2017 - 4/23/2017 (next performance: Thursday, 3/23/2017)
Ferrell Marshall stars as Emily Dickinson.
The Belle of Amherst of the title is Emily Dickinson (1830-1886), a pioneering female American poet, who remains influential to this day.