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The Chance Theater - Anaheim - Presents:Parade6/30/2017 - 7/30/2017 (next performance: Sunday, 7/23/2017)
Amid religious intolerance, political injustice and racial tension, this stirring Tony Award-winning musical explores the endurance of love and hope against all the odds. In 1913, Leo Frank, a Jew living in Georgia, was put on trial for the murder of a 13-year-old girl. Armed with a rousing score and a powerful script, Parade takes an unflinching look into the darkest corners of America's history.
Occidental College Children's Theater - Los Angeles - Presents:Dracula and the Beanstalk7/6/2017 - 8/19/2017 (next performance: Thursday, 7/27/2017)
Each summer Occidental Children's Theater brings you a wacky, fun and critically acclaimed show. This summer we bring you Dracula and the Beanstalk and three folktales from around the world. We also have a popular acting camp for children, the Summer Institute of Fun where the kids get to learn the performance techniques from our summer show.
Pacific Resident Theatre - Venice - Presents:Rhinoceros7/21/2017 - 9/10/2017 (next performance: Sunday, 7/23/2017)
"CRITICS CHOICE" - LA Times
Pacific Resident Theatre topically reimagines Eugene Ionesco’s comic masterpiece. In a small provincial town outside of Paris, the citizens discover how quickly one’s sense of humanity can be eroded when facing the dangers of a herd mentality. A timely and brilliant indictment of impending fascism created
Kingsmen Shakespeare Company - Thousand Oaks - Presents:Julius Caesar7/21/2017 - 8/6/2017 (next performance: Sunday, 7/23/2017)
Based on some of the most famous historical characters from ancient Rome, Shakespeare gives us a world of political intrigue and deception that could be ripped from 21st-century headlines. To what ends will people go to gain power? What is the effect of extreme violence? What is an honorable leader? These and other questions are posed in this fast-moving political thriller directed by John Slade.
Desert Rose Productions, Inc. - Rancho Mirage - Presents:"Party" - A Comedy by David Dillon6/23/2017 - 7/30/2017 (next performance: Sunday, 7/23/2017)
The Desert Rose Playhouse, the Valley’s LGBTQIA stage company, will present a revival of last summer’s smash hit comedy, PARTY by David Dillon.
The wildly popular comedy depicts a group of gay men getting together for their monthly evening of drinks and games.
Culver City Public Theatre - Culver City - Presents:Romeo and Juliet in Screenland7/15/2017 - 8/20/2017 (next performance: Sunday, 7/23/2017)
A comedic adaptation of the Shakespeare classic
Culver City Public Theatre presents its 19th season of free summer theatre in Carlson Park.
Romeo and Juliet in Screenland, a comedic adaptation of Shakespeare’s original is set in 1917 and celebrates Culver City’s Centennial and its roots in the motion picture business.
Culver City Public Theatre - Culver City - Presents:To Oz and Back7/15/2017 - 8/20/2017 (next performance: Sunday, 7/23/2017)
Children's Popcorn Theatre Free Performances
La Sierra University - Colton - Presents:Montecito International Music Festival7/18/2017 - 8/2/2017 (next performance: Sunday, 7/23/2017)
La Sierra University will be hosting the Montecito International Music Festival which will feature 15 world-renowned classical musicians. Free public concerts will run from July 18 to Aug. 2 at the university’s Hole Memorial Auditorium and will feature performances by noted guest artists, a PianoFest gala, festival faculty, and student performances.
San Luis Obispo RepertoryTheatre - San Luis Obispo - Presents:Into the Woods, Jr.7/21/2017 - 8/6/2017 (next performance: Sunday, 7/23/2017)
SLO REP’s Academy of Creative Theatre presents INTO THE WOODS, JR., a young performers’ version of the Tony Award winning musical by Stephen Sondheim. INTO THE WOODS, JR. runs Jul 21-Aug 6, Thursdays, Fridays, and Saturdays at 7 pm and Saturdays and Sundays at 2pm.
Open Fist Theatre - Los Angeles - Presents:Welcome to Your Alternative Reality7/14/2017 - 8/12/2017 (next performance: Sunday, 7/23/2017)
Take the edge off your week with a bracing tonic of laughter and lunacy with this evening of interwoven one-acts and sketches.
Domino One Productions/Eclectic Company Theatre/Taylor Wesselman - Valley Village - Presents:The Swing of the Sea7/14/2017 - 8/6/2017 (next performance: Sunday, 7/23/2017)
Domino One Productions presents its second mainstage production with Molly Hagan's THE SWING OF THE SEA.
The Colony Theatre - Burbank - Presents:ICONversations7/20/2017 - 7/23/2017 (next performance: Sunday, 7/23/2017)
"ICONversations," a musical journey with vocal artist Reign Morton, includes some of the songs that have stood the test of time from musical artists like Frank Sinatra, Marvin Gaye, Bob Marley, Prince, Whitney Houston, Donny Hathaway, and Michael Jackson.
Coronado Playhouse - Coronado - Presents:Shakespeare's Much Ado About Nothing7/21/2017 - 8/13/2017 (next performance: Sunday, 7/23/2017)
Shakespeare’s comic romance is set amidst the high spirits of a post-war house party. Don Pedro, Claudio, Benedick and all their troops, recently returned from deployment in Afghanistan, are able to relax and enjoy the company and hospitality of their friend Leonato, his daughter Hero and niece Beatrice.
The Music Guild - Los Angeles (Brentwood) - Presents:SummerFest 17 presents Piano Trio Céleste Sunday, 7/23/2017
Mozart: Piano Trio in G Major, K. 496
Beethoven: Kakadu Variations in G Minor Op. 121a
Handel-Halvorsen: Pasacaglia for Violin and Cello
Beethoven: Piano Trio in G Major, Op. 1, No.2
Santa Monica Playhouse - Santa Monica - Presents:Annie Oakley and the Princess Cafe7/15/2017 - 9/24/2017 (next performance: Sunday, 7/23/2017)
“A hilarious musical melodrama!” raves LA Parent. An Our Times “Best Bet!” It’s the heart-warming rhythm and boos musical comedy that offers great audience interaction as they boo the villain and cheer the heroine in the true spirit of the American Melodrama.
Lamplighters Community Theatre - La Mesa - Presents:Women in Jeopardy!7/7/2017 - 7/30/2017 (next performance: Sunday, 7/23/2017)
A grab-your-girlfriends-and-laugh-out-loud good time!
This romp from "The House of Yes playwright" Wendy MacLeod brings with it some serious Thelma and Louise-meets-The First Wives Club fun.
Directed by Rob Conway
Sierra Madre Playhouse - Sierra Madre - Presents:The Marvelous Wonderettes7/14/2017 - 8/27/2017 (next performance: Sunday, 7/23/2017)
The hit jukebox musical about a girl group features over thirty 50s and 60s hit Jukebox musical.
The Marvelous Wonderettes will be the finger-snapping, toe-tapping, feel-good musical event of the season. Don’t miss the party.
The Group Rep - North Hollywood - Presents:Dial "M" for Murder6/23/2017 - 8/13/2017 (next performance: Sunday, 7/23/2017)
The Group Rep presents Frederick Knott’s “Dial “M” for Murder” directed by Bruce Kimmel, produced by Mannette Antill.
In this mystery thriller play that inspired Hitchcock’s suspense classic, a cunning man marries a wealthy woman for her money and plans to murder her to get her fortune.
Ophelia's Jump - Claremont - Presents:Hamlet & Much Ado About Nothing7/13/2017 - 7/23/2017 (next performance: Sunday, 7/23/2017)
Ophelia’s Jump Productions presents their Annual Midsummer Shakespeare Festival with HAMLET and MUCH ADO ABOUT NOTHING.
The productions will run July 13-23, 2017 at Sontag Greek Theatre at Pomona College. The festival, co-sponsored by Pomona College, includes exhibits, arts and crafts by community businesses and organizations.
Athenaeum Music & Arts Library - La Jolla - Presents:Athenaeum Summer Festival with Gustavo Romero7/2/2017 - 7/23/2017 (next performance: Sunday, 7/23/2017)
The Athenaeum’s Summer Festival features Gustavo Romero playing the works of Enrique Granados.
Peninsula Symphony - Redondo Beach - Presents:Around the World in 60 MinutesSunday, 7/23/2017
Warren: 42nd Street
Cory: I Left My Heart in San Francisco
Addinsell: Warsaw Concerto (Esther Keel, pianist)
Coates: London Suite
Coachella Valley Repertory - Rancho Mirage - Presents:The Life and Times of A. Einstein7/21/2017 - 7/23/2017 (next performance: Sunday, 7/23/2017)
“The Life and Times of A. Einstein” features one character on stage, and that character is not Albert Einstein himself. It is rather the person of Ellen Shoenhammer, his secretary, but she is much more than that, as her duties include being his chauffeur and his bodyguard (she is handy with a gun).
Skylight Theatre Company - Los Angeles - Presents:The Devil's Wife7/15/2017 - 9/3/2017 (next performance: Sunday, 7/23/2017)
Rich with mystery and metaphor The Devil’s Wife is a harrowing comedy that goes to hell. A handsome and wealthy landowner who woos three sisters isn’t what he seems. But neither are they. After July 29th The Devil’s Wife will run in rep with The Lost Child, an emotional thriller that follows an estranged couple as they return to their deserted cabin in the woods to pack it all up.
Multiple Artists - Thousand Oaks - Presents:Shakespeare: A Celebration6/9/2017 - 9/28/2017 (next performance: Sunday, 7/23/2017)
In collaboration with Bankside Gallery, the Kwan Fong Gallery of Art and Culture proudly presents an exhibition celebrating William Shakespeare’s life and legacy. Artists from the British Royal Watercolour Society and the Royal Society of Painter-Printmakers will show an exciting and diverse range of works, inspired by Shakespeare’s writings.
Samovar Subway Ensemble - Hollywood - Presents:Thanksgiving7/14/2017 - 7/23/2017 (next performance: Sunday, 7/23/2017)
Three-time Hollywood Fringe Festival Award-winner! Four Encore Producers' award performances added! A world premiere comedy by Tiffany Cascio, directed by Kitty Lindsay.
Geffen Playhouse - Los Angeles - Presents:Constellations6/7/2017 - 7/23/2017 (next performance: Sunday, 7/23/2017)
Constellations is the story of Roland, a beekeeper, and Marianne, a quantum physicist. What are their odds of falling in love? With infinite moments that can change the trajectory of a life, it’s anyone’s guess how cosmic collision is possible. Nick Payne’s Olivier and Drama League nominated hit is a charming, devastating and profound exploration of the universal truth of finding and losing love.
North Coast Repertory Theatre - Solana Beach - Presents:At This Evening’s Performance7/12/2017 - 8/6/2017 (next performance: Sunday, 7/23/2017)
San Diego Premiere
By Nagle Jackson
Directed by Andrew Barnicle
An uproarious comedy about a bohemian theatre troupe who find themselves performing in an Eastern European police state.
Kentwood Players - Westchester - Presents:The Gingerbread Lady7/14/2017 - 8/19/2017 (next performance: Sunday, 7/23/2017)
Maureen Stapleton won Broadway's Tony Award as Best Actress for the role of Evy Meara, a popular cabaret singer who has hit the skids in Neil Simon’s THE GINGERBREAD LADY.
Theatre 40 - Beverly Hills - Presents:Sequence7/20/2017 - 8/20/2017 (next performance: Sunday, 7/23/2017)
Lives hang in the balance as science faces off against religion , and math
The Chance Theater - Anaheim - Presents:OTR: LAB workshop of "Anatomy of Love"7/20/2017 - 7/23/2017 (next performance: Sunday, 7/23/2017)
Danny and Laura are a typical modern couple whose marriage has been shifted to autopilot as they fight to live the American dream. But all is brought to a dead, frightening stop when their seven-year old daughter’s teacher suggests that the child is most likely transgender. This highly relevant issue of our time is the battleground for this emotional and heartbreaking story of fierce love and loss
A Steady Rain - Los Angeles - Presents:'A Steady Rain'7/14/2017 - 7/30/2017 (next performance: Sunday, 7/23/2017)
Hollywood Fringe Festival Extension
Coming off a sold-out Hollywood Fringe Festival run 'A Steady Rain' the Broadway smash hit by Keith Huff
continues July 14 – July 30
Son of Semele - Los Angeles - Presents:Solo Creation Festival7/13/2017 - 7/30/2017 (next performance: Sunday, 7/23/2017)
One Performer. Zero Limits. Come experience the energy and diversity of LA theatre in this annual celebration of solo performance.
Playhouse Productions Inc. - Huntington Beach - Presents:WaistWatchers The Musical!7/6/2017 - 8/6/2017 (next performance: Sunday, 7/23/2017)
If you struggle with managing your busy schedule, making it to the gym, and maybe just can’t say no to that giant chocolate chip cookie with your name on it, you aren’t alone!
“WaistWatchers the Musical!” follows the lives of four “over forty-something” women as they dish on food, diets, exercise, friendship, love and sex.
Britt Rose - North Hollywood - Presents:The Marriage Zone7/7/2017 - 8/27/2017 (next performance: Sunday, 7/23/2017)
Three couples discover that they have way too much in common in this surreal World Premiere comedy.
OnStage Playhouse - Chula Vista - Presents:Spring Awakening7/7/2017 - 8/12/2017 (next performance: Sunday, 7/23/2017)
YOU’RE F*CKED IF YOU SPEAK YOUR MIND…
Spring Awakening is the explosive, electrifying and exhilarating musical that breaks all the rules of musical theatre.
Antaeus - Glendale - Presents:As You Like It7/20/2017 - 9/10/2017 (next performance: Sunday, 7/23/2017)
Unable to act on their feelings and forced into exile in the Forest of Arden, lovers Rosalind and Orlando become entangled in a beguiling game of love, lust and mistaken identity. One of Shakespeare’s great comedies, As You Like It subverts the traditional rules of romance, confusing gender roles, nature and politics to reflect on how bewildering — yet utterly pleasurable — life can be.
Tim Robbins & Diane Luby Lane - Culver City - Presents:Dante7/6/2017 - 7/29/2017 (next performance: Thursday, 7/27/2017)
Dante is a musical adaptation of Dante’s Inferno penned by Raul Herrera and co-produced by Get Lit and The Actors’ Gang Theater. Featuring the Get Lit Players & Literati Fellows, it follows Dante through all of Los Angeles’s temptations, both hellish and blissful, to a path of self-discovery and ultimately, redemption.
Marilyn Fox and Susan Lang - Venice - Presents:Cigarettes & Chocolate and Hang Up7/13/2017 - 9/10/2017 (next performance: Thursday, 7/27/2017)
In Cigarettes and Chocolate, this brilliant writer (The English Patient Truly, Madly, Deeply), takes a humorous and human look at London life in the 1980's that tests the social responsibilities of urbanites. Coupled with Hang Up, this is a stunning evening of two rarely performed works originally written to be performed on radio.
Festival Mozaic - San Luis Obispo - Presents:Festival Mozaic Orchestra Series: Metamorphosis and ReformationSaturday, 7/29/2017
Richard Strauss: Metamorphosen, a study for 23 solo strings
Aaron Copland: Clarinet Concerto (Romie de Guise-Langlois, clarinet)
Felix Mendelssohn: Symphony No. 5, op. 107, “Reformation”
Cathedral of Our Lady of the Angels - Los Angeles - Presents:Organ Recital at the Cathedral - Free1/4/2017 - 7/26/2017 (next performance: Wednesday, 7/26/2017)
Experience organists from around the Archdiocese, as they play on the Cathedral's acclaimed forty-two ton organ, which has the power to make the Cathedral vibrate, enabling the assembly to not only hear the music, but also feel it, making the experience all the more powerful, emotionally, as well as physically.
Check Cathedral website to confirm performances
The Redlands Bowl Summer Music Festival - Redlands - Presents:Tarzan, the stage musical based on the Disney film7/27/2017 - 7/30/2017 (next performance: Thursday, 7/27/2017)
High-flying excitement and hits, like the Academy Award winning “You’ll Be in My Heart,” as well as “Son of Man” and “Two Worlds,” make Tarzan an unforgettable theatrical experience.
Festival Mozaic - San Luis Obispo - Presents:Festival Mozaic Chamber Series: Winds of ChangeThursday, 7/27/2017
George Telemann: Tafelmusik: Trio in E minor for flute, oboe and basso continuo
Mozart: Horn Quintet in E-flat major, K. 407
Johannes Brahms: Clarinet Quintet, op. 115
John Harbison: Quintet for Winds
Song In My Heart Studio - santa Barbara - Presents:The European-American Youth Guitar OrchestraSaturday, 7/29/2017
The European-American Youth Guitar Orchestra is a dynamic group of 38 teenage guitarists from Stuttgart, Germany, Pasadena, Santa Barbara and Santa Ynez Valley. The Performance is open to the public and admission is free.
Festival Mozaic - San Luis Obispo - Presents:Festival Mozaic Chamber Series: Beethoven QuartetsTuesday, 7/25/2017
Beethoven: String Quartet No. 1 in F major, op. 18
Beethoven: String Quartet No. 10 in E-flat major, op. 74 “Harp”
Beethoven: String Quartet No. 14 in C# minor, op. 131
iPalpiti Artists International - Beverly Hills - Presents:Festival 2017: iPalpiti Soloists at Greystone Mansion in Beverly HillsWednesday, 7/26/2017
iPalpiti Soloists Peter Mezo, Victor de Almeida, Francisco Villa, Stephanie Appelhans, Ofer Canetti, and Jacopo Giacopuzzi perform pieces by Dohnanyi and Tchaikovsky as part of the iPalpiti 2017 Festival schedule.
UCLA Center for 17th & 18th Century Studies - Los Angeles - Presents:Henry J. Bruman Summer Chamber Music Festival: iPalpiti SoloistsThursday, 7/27/2017
Peter Mezo, violin
Stephanie Appelhans, violin
Victor de Almeida, viola
Francisco Vila, cello
Ofer Canetti, cello
Franz Schubert (1797-1828)
Quintet in C Major, D. 956
Allegro ma non troppo
Scherzo. Presto-Trio. Andante sostenuto
Segerstrom Center for the Arts - Costa Mesa - Presents:Teatro alla Scala Ballet Company: Giselle7/28/2017 - 7/30/2017 (next performance: Friday, 7/28/2017)
When a young peasant girl discovers her lover is betrothed to another, she dies of grief, only to be enlisted by the vengeful Wilis, a ghostly army of maidens who haunt the forests, dancing to death any male mortal who crosses their path. After her beloved wanders into their grasp, Giselle carries out the ultimate act of love to free him from his fate.