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An 11:11 Experience - West Hollywood - Presents:Elevator The Play3/24/2017 - 6/24/2017 (next performance: Friday, 6/2/2017)
Michael Leoni’s celebrated play ELEVATOR returns to Los Angeles for a special limited engagement, exploring what happens when seven strangers get stuck in an elevator. Laced with musical sequences and cinematic style, ELEVATOR is a comedic and emotional ride into the human psyche and asks the fundamental question: who are you behind closed doors?
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The Porters of Hellsgate - North Hollywood - Presents:Pericles4/28/2017 - 6/4/2017 (next performance: Friday, 6/2/2017)
Pericles marks the 24th Shakespearean production mounted by The Porters of Hellsgate. Artistic Director Charles Pasternak returns to the directing chair and Leon Russom to the boards. They last worked together on 2014s production of Henry V, a critical and audience hit, which received Ovation, Broadway World, and Valley Theatre Award nominations.
InnerMission Productions - San Diego - Presents:Gidion's Knot5/25/2017 - 6/10/2017 (next performance: Monday, 5/29/2017)
InnerMission Productions presents
Written by Johnna Adams, directed by Kym Pappas and starring Jyl Haruye Kaneshiro and Carla Nell.
A parent/teacher conference begins as a mystery with a mother seeking answers as to why her son, Gidion, has been suspended from his 5th grade class.
Latino Theater Company - Los Angeles - Presents:"The Sweetheart Deal"5/4/2017 - 6/4/2017 (next performance: Wednesday, 5/31/2017)
A woman finds her calling while volunteering for an underground political newspaper during the early years of the United Farm Workers movement. 1970 was a tumultuous time for Cesar Chavez and the UFW. Obie Award-winning writer/director Diane Rodriguez traces its history through the eyes of two journalists who leave their comfortable life in San Jose to volunteer for El Malcriado.
The Whitefire Theatre - Sherman Oaks - Presents:Murder, Anyone?4/5/2017 - 6/7/2017 (next performance: Wednesday, 5/31/2017)
MURDER, ANYONE? Emmy-winning writer Gordon Bressack directs his world premiere comedy about two writers who argue relentlessly as they work on their god awful play that just keeps getting worse and worse, when several bloody murders occur to the delight of all.
Philip Roger Roy & Dana Matthow - Burbank - Presents:My Mother's Italian, My Father's Jewish & I'm in Therapy!4/26/2017 - 6/25/2017 (next performance: Wednesday, 5/31/2017)
The international comedy hit, which ran in New York for over two years and has toured to more than 100 cities around the world, comes to LA for the first time. A guest production at the Colony Theatre.
Cygnet Theatre - San Diego - Presents:Shockheaded Peter5/18/2017 - 6/18/2017 (next performance: Wednesday, 5/31/2017)
Fall into the world of Victorian steam-punk nightmares as a manic music box spins stories of naughty children and misguided parents. Silly and sinister, Shockheaded Peter dares us to ask what’s beneath the floorboards. Don’t miss the most damning tale ever told on stage!
) Delta Highway Productions & Edgemar Center for the Arts - Santa Monica - Presents:Emmitt & Ava5/20/2017 - 6/18/2017 (next performance: Thursday, 6/1/2017)
Emmitt and Ava, a contemporary tale of love and loss. Two families, unacquainted with one another, suddenly find themselves forced to communicate on most intimate terms. Emmitt and Ava is a play as dynamic as it is relevant.
Los Angeles LGBT Center Lily Tomlin/Jane Wagner Cultural Arts Center - Hollywood - Presents:S/He & Me5/25/2017 - 6/11/2017 (next performance: Thursday, 6/1/2017)
The Los Angeles LGBT Center’s Lily Tomlin/Jane Wagner Cultural Arts Center presents a limited engagement of "S/He & Me: A Theatrical Cabaret," written and performed by Alexandra Billings, star of Amazon Prime’s hit show "Transparent." Written by Ms. Billings and conceived and directed by Joanne Gordon. Also starring Joey Ruggiero, Jeff Paul, Valerie Stanford, and Kayla Kearney.
OnStage Playhouse - Chula Vista - Presents:Heathers the Musical5/18/2017 - 6/10/2017 (next performance: Thursday, 6/1/2017)
WHAT’S YOUR DAMAGE?
OnStage Playhouse is totally stoked to present San Diego’s first fully-licensed production of Heathers the Musical - one of the hottest new musicals!
Open Fist Theatre - Los Angeles - Presents:Murray Mednick's "The Gary Plays"4/28/2017 - 6/4/2017 (next performance: Thursday, 6/1/2017)
An epic production of Murray Mednick’s six-play series about the odyssey of the playwright’s everyman/anti-hero, unemployed actor Gary Bean, in the years following the random murder of his son. Presented by Open Fist Theatre Company at Atwater Village Theatre, the six plays can be viewed in three parts over the course of three evenings, or in their entirety every Sunday during the run.
The Theatre @ Boston Court - Pasadena - Presents:The House in Scarsdale: A Memoir for the Stage4/27/2017 - 6/4/2017 (next performance: Thursday, 6/1/2017)
As Tolstoy said “All happy families are alike each unhappy family is unhappy in its own way.” In The House in Scarsdale, playwright Dan O’Brien traces the roots of his family’s particular unhappiness to learn why his parents and siblings cut him off years ago.
Theatre 40 - Beverly Hills - Presents:Separate Tables5/18/2017 - 6/18/2017 (next performance: Thursday, 6/1/2017)
Couples face challenges in this post-War comedy-drama, set in a residential hotel in England.
Separate Tables is actually a compilation of two short plays. The two pieces share a location, a dining room in a residential hotel in Bournemouth, England, and also share some of the same characters.
Young Actors' Theatre - Spring Valley - Presents:Into the Woods5/4/2017 - 6/4/2017 (next performance: Thursday, 6/1/2017)
COME JOIN YOUNG ACTORS' THEATRE
as we take everyone's favorite storybook characters and bring them together for a timeless, yet relevant, piece... and a rare modern classic. Directed by Chrissy Burns, the Tony Award-winning book and score are both enchanting and touching.
IAMA Theatre Company - Los Angeles - Presents:"Species Native to California"5/11/2017 - 6/11/2017 (next performance: Thursday, 6/1/2017)
For a decade, two families—one white and progressive, one undocumented—have lived together on a Northern California wine country estate in something like harmony, but political changes and financial mishaps leave them both suddenly facing uncertain futures. As everyone clamors to save the estate, a vengeful ghost haunts the fruitless vineyard intent on breaking the balance.
Collaborative Artists Ensemble - North Hollywood - Presents:Long Way Down5/19/2017 - 6/18/2017 (next performance: Friday, 6/2/2017)
Kidnappers of infants are drawn to increasing acts of desperation.
Long Way Down had its World Premiere in Nashville. The current production marks the play’s West Coast Premiere.
PowPAC, Poway's Community Theatre - Poway - Presents:Nana’s Naughty Knickers by Katherine DiSavino5/19/2017 - 6/18/2017 (next performance: Friday, 6/2/2017)
It'll keep you in stitches!
Odyssey Theatre Ensemble - Los Angeles - Presents:Guillermo Calderon's "Kiss"4/29/2017 - 6/18/2017 (next performance: Friday, 6/2/2017)
Damascus, Syria: 2014. Two couples meet for dinner to take their minds off the war raging around them. An unexpected profession of love, an untimely proposal and one kiss later, one of the foursome lies dead on the floor. Runs 4/29-6/18/17 at Odyssey Theatre, 2055 S. Sepulveda Blvd., West LA, 90025 www.OdysseyTheatre.com, Ph: 310-477-2055
The Road Theatre - Los Angeles - Presents:The Lyons5/12/2017 - 7/1/2017 (next performance: Friday, 6/2/2017)
In this scathingly funny look at a family in crisis, the Lyons family is falling apart just when they need to pull together. Rita Lyons, in a heroic effort to keep the family united while her husband, Ben, is dying of cancer, has called their grown children together to say good-bye around his hospital bed.
Actors Co-op - Los Angeles - Presents:Lucky Stiff5/12/2017 - 6/18/2017 (next performance: Friday, 6/2/2017)
Wanna make six million dollars the easy way? (Okay, maybe not so easy.) The Tony Award-winning writing team of Flaherty/Ahrens (Ragtime, Once on this Island) has created a hilarious musical murder mystery farce mixing diamonds, mistaken identities and a body in a wheelchair (oh, and puppies!), in this all singing, all dancing, killer musical comedy! In fact, you’ll die laughing!
Kentwood Players - Westchester - Presents:Good People5/12/2017 - 6/17/2017 (next performance: Friday, 6/2/2017)
Kentwood Players proudly presents GOOD PEOPLE, a dramedy by David Lindsay-Abaire.
GOOD PEOPLE centers on life in South Boston, a working-class neighborhood on hard times, which is no joke for single mother Margaret Walsh.
Lamplighters Community Theatre - La Mesa - Presents:They're Playing Our Song5/12/2017 - 6/4/2017 (next performance: Friday, 6/2/2017)
Set in NYC during the late 70's and early 80's, this musical is a retro roller coaster ride with all the romantic twists and turns this famously talented couple created when they exploded onto the music scene
The Whitefire Theatre - Sherman Oaks - Presents:WHERE THE NUMBERS END: A Hell's Kitchen Love Tragedy5/20/2017 - 6/10/2017 (next performance: Saturday, 6/3/2017)
The Whitefire Theatre presents the world premiere of “WHERE THE NUMBERS END: A Hell’s Kitchen Love Tragedy” written and directed by Amanda Moresco. On a Saturday night in a Hell's Kitchen bar, three tough New York City chicks face their demons and discover whether or not they have the strength to make it out of the bar alive.
Creating Arts Company - Santa Monica - Presents:A Not So WICKED Mini Musical for the Entire Family5/13/2017 - 6/11/2017 (next performance: Saturday, 6/3/2017)
Step into the merry old land of Oz before Dorothy arrived, when Glinda the Good Witch and the Wicked Witch of the West were best friends! When these two unlikely friends meet at Oz High they find themselves in a situation which forces them to get to know and understand each other better.
GTP Productions - Los Angeles - Presents:Goonie5/27/2017 - 6/24/2017 (next performance: Saturday, 6/3/2017)
A world premiere play written and performed by Terry Maratos. Directed by Jim Anzide.
Gleandale Centre Theatre/Tim Dietlein - Glendale - Presents:The Snow Queen2/11/2017 - 6/17/2017 (next performance: Saturday, 6/3/2017)
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.
Timeless Productions in association with Temecula Presents - Temecula - Presents:Dixieland at the Merc - Sunday2/19/2017 - 6/18/2017 (next performance: Sunday, 6/18/2017)
Dixieland at The Merc is a monthly show dedicated to bringing the best of local and regional Dixieland talent to Old Town Temecula. The host band, Timeless (The Music You Remember) anchors the show on the third Sunday of every month. In addition, guest artists and guest bands are invited each month to provide variety and a breadth of experience to the show's audience of young and old alike.