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Emanay Productions - San Diego - Presents:Men and Juliette 7/24/2015 - 8/2/2015 (next performance: Friday, 7/31/2015)
Men and Juliette is a story told as an interactive experience with the audience, (based in Tanztheater, a method that unifies dance and drama). Juliette sees her life through the lens of the past: her “growing pains” as a single female among 4 siblings and its impact in her future relationships.
The Chance Theater - Anaheim - Presents:Hairspray7/10/2015 - 8/9/2015 (next performance: Friday, 7/31/2015)
You can't stop the beat
Come experience the pure joy of music and uprising in this intimate retelling of the contemporary classic. Full-figured Tracy Turnblad only wants to dance–and dance she does, through her downtrodden neighborhood, through the harsh words of her schoolmates, and through the racial barriers dividing 1960’s Baltimore.
Shakespeare by the Sea - Santa Ana - Presents:As You Like It - Santa AnaThursday, 7/30/2015
Love knows no rules and plot follows no formula in Shakespeare’s pastoral set play. Mistaken identity and intrigue take center stage in this comedy beneath the trees of the Forest of Arden.
DOMA Theatre Company - Hollywood - Presents:Green Day’s American Idiot6/5/2015 - 8/2/2015 (next performance: Thursday, 7/30/2015)
Three lifelong friends are forced to choose between their dreams and the safety of suburbia in American Idiot, the smash Broadway hit based on Green Day’s multi-platinum, GRAMMY® Award-winning album of the same name. Now director Marco Gomez, musical director Chris Raymond and choreographer Angela Todaro, bring this explosive, iconic story to the DOMA stage at the MET Theatre beginning June 5.
The Classical Theatre Lab & the City of West Hollywood - West Hollywood - Presents:THE MISANTHROPE by Moliere7/11/2015 - 8/16/2015 (next performance: Saturday, 8/1/2015)
The Classical Theatre Lab and the City of West Hollywood present Moliere’s comic masterpiece The Misanthrope, freely adapted and directed by award-winning director Tony Tanner, produced by Suzanne Hunt, and Alex Wells.
Levitt Pavilion - Los Angeles - Presents:2015 Summer Concert Season - Levitt Pavilion July7/16/2015 - 7/31/2015 (next performance: Thursday, 7/30/2015)
Levitt Pavilion for the Performing Arts Los Angeles at MacArthur Park (LevittLA) is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization founded in 2007 to restore the historic band shell in MacArthur Park and present 50 summer concerts annually. Admission is always FREE, making live music and the arts accessible to all.
The Rainbow Theatre Co. in assn. with Edgemar Center for the Arts - Santa Monica - Presents:Train to Zakopané5/1/2015 - 8/2/2015 (next performance: Thursday, 7/30/2015)
The fact-based story of a Jewish businessman's romance in 1928 with an anti-Semitic Polish nurse.
“TRAIN TO ZAKOPANE is a powerful play with powerful performances. It is one of our FEATURED events. Tanna Frederick as Katia turns in an Award worthy performance. GO!” – Performing Arts LIVE
San Diego Fringe Festival - San Diego - Presents:Beats Without Borders at SDFRINGE7/25/2015 - 8/1/2015 (next performance: Thursday, 7/30/2015)
Wing around the globe with California Rhythm Project Tap Dance Company as we transport you on a percussive dance journey. Come explore the universal language of rhythm with our friends from around the world.
Culver City Public Theatre - Culver City - Presents:Moliere's The Would-Be Gentleman7/18/2015 - 8/23/2015 (next performance: Saturday, 8/1/2015)
Culver City Public Theatre presents Moliere’s The Would-Be Gentleman, a classic farce in a series of episodes that revolve around Monsieur Jourdain and his quest to become something he is not: a gentleman. An array of tricksters take advantage of his social ambitions to the amusement of everyone except Madame Jourdain, who keeps her feet firmly planted in reality.
Levitt Pavilion - Pasadena - Presents:2015 Summer Concert Season - Levitt Pavilion Pasadena - July7/10/2015 - 7/31/2015 (next performance: Thursday, 7/30/2015)
Levitt Pavilion – Greater Los Angeles & Pasadena is to make live music accessible to all, creating stronger and more connected communities, while celebrating the diversity of cultures, promoting appreciation of the arts, and enriching family values through 50 FREE concerts each year per venue.
Hully Gully Entertainers - San Diego - Presents:"It Ain't Messy 'Til It's Sally Jesse (aka the neighbor play)"7/23/2015 - 8/1/2015 (next performance: Thursday, 7/30/2015)
"Will you be my neighbor...STILL?!?"
Opera NEO - San Diego - Presents:Opera NEO at Wednesdays@noonWednesday, 7/29/2015
Opera NEO is a venture for the new generation of young opera singers and instrumental musicians created to prepare and inspire them to grow and perform at the highest level. We strive to unlock their full potential while nurturing each individual's artistic qualities and personality to help them develop into independent artists.
Lisa Pedace - San Diego - Presents:Looking To Upgrade7/23/2015 - 8/1/2015 (next performance: Wednesday, 7/29/2015)
Comedian Lisa Pedace premieres her debut hour, Looking to Upgrade: One Woman's Quest for Meaning and Nicer Things.
Lamb's Players Theatre - Coronado - Presents:West Side Story6/12/2015 - 8/30/2015 (next performance: Wednesday, 7/29/2015)
Lamb's Players Theatre
Extended thru August 30th!
A fresh and electric production of America's Favorite Love Story, from the people who brought you LES MISÉRABLES and FIDDLER ON THE ROOF. This enduring classic is filled with great songs like Tonight, Somewhere, When You're A Jet, America and Maria.
Shakespeare by the Sea - Rancho Palos Verdes - Presents:As You Like It - Rancho Palos VerdesWednesday, 7/29/2015
The Old Globe Theatre - San Diego - Presents:Ken Ludwig’s Baskerville: A Sherlock Holmes Mystery7/24/2015 - 8/23/2015 (next performance: Wednesday, 7/29/2015)
A wildly inventive adaptation of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle’s classic mystery The Hound of the Baskervilles makes its West Coast premiere.
One of America’s great comic playwrights, Ken Ludwig (Lend Me a Tenor, Crazy for You) brings to life literature’s most famous detective—the inimitable Sherlock Holmes.
LA Phil - Los Angeles - Presents:Summer Sounds World Music for Kids (Middle East)7/27/2015 - 7/31/2015 (next performance: Wednesday, 7/29/2015)
SummerSounds is a fun-filled, four-week series of lively concerts combined with art workshops. Join our dynamic hosts as they lead you on a journey to discover music, dance and art from cultures around the world.
Programs, artists, dates, prices and availability subject to change.
Cygnet Theatre - San Diego - Presents:Dogfight 7/16/2015 - 8/23/2015 (next performance: Wednesday, 7/29/2015)
It's November 21, 1963. On the eve of their deployment to a small but growing conflict in Southeast Asia, three young Marines set out for one final boys' night of debauchery, partying and maybe a little trouble.
Blythe Barton Dance - San Diego - Presents:"Reverberate" - Blythe Barton Dance7/25/2015 - 8/2/2015 (next performance: Wednesday, 7/29/2015)
Blythe Barton Dance returns to the San Diego Fringe Festival to present Reverberate. This compelling concert will premiere all new dance to the live accompaniment of the critically acclaimed Neave Trio. Violin, cello, and piano elevate and intensify BBD's complexly layered and dynamic choreography with the sounds of Fauré, Shostakovich, Piazzolla, and more.
The Old Globe Theatre - San Diego - Presents:Kiss Me, Kate7/1/2015 - 8/2/2015 (next performance: Wednesday, 7/29/2015)
Fresh off his Tony Award-winning smash, A Gentleman’s Guide to Love and Murder, Darko Tresnjak returns to the Globe to helm one of the greatest romantic musical comedies of all time.
Actor's Alliance - San Diego - Presents:Breaking Waves Festival 7/24/2015 - 8/2/2015 (next performance: Wednesday, 7/29/2015)
Three New Homegrown Plays at International Fringe Festival
The Colony Theatre - Burbank, CA - Presents:The Fabulous Lipitones7/25/2015 - 8/23/2015 (next performance: Thursday, 7/30/2015)
A barbershop quartet that's sung together for nearly thirty years suddenly loses their lead singer when he drops dead at a regional competition, belting out a heart-stopping high B-flat in front of the judges. But he holds his note until the end of the song, and the quartet wins!
LA Phil - Los Angeles - Presents:Joshua Bell Tuesday, 8/11/2015
Los Angeles Philharmonic
Joshua Bell, conductor/violin
Joshua Bell, one of America’s greatest violinists, plays the beautiful Bruch concerto and makes his LA Phil conducting debut with music that audiences have taken to their hearts.
Mendelssohn: Hebrides Overture
Bruch: Violin Concerto No. 1
Beethoven: Symphony No. 7
Victor Vener and his California Philharmonic - Los Angeles - Presents:Phantom/Les Miz at Walt Disney Concert HallSunday, 8/2/2015
Imagine all the people sharing Cal Phil in peace…
Broadway sensations Tracy Miller Schell & Darren Ritchie sing highlights from Les Misérables & Phantom Of The Opera. Berlioz’ electrifying Symphonie Fantastique & Fauré’s heavenly Requiem round out the show.
Pasadena POPS - Arcadia - Presents:The Sinatra ProjectSaturday, 8/1/2015
Pasadena Pops Conductor Michael Feinstein puts down the baton and picks up the microphone for one night only to sing a full concert devoted to the legacy of Frank Sinatra.
Pacific Resident Theatre - Venice - Presents:The Homecoming by Harold Pinter5/30/2015 - 8/30/2015 (next performance: Thursday, 7/30/2015)
Harold Pinter's Tony Award winning play returns to Los Angeles for the first time in over a decade. Set in 1960's North London, Teddy returns home to introduce his wife to the family, but things don't go exactly as planned.
The Broad Stage - Santa Monica - Presents:Arturo SandovalFriday, 7/31/2015
Don’t miss Grammy Award-winning jazz sensation Arturo Sandoval, whose inspirational story and dynamic live performances have earned him recognition as one of the most brilliant musicians of our time.
Music Academy of the West - Santa Barbara - Presents:Music Academy of the West Summer Chamber Music Concert Series6/19/2015 - 8/6/2015 (next performance: Thursday, 7/30/2015)
REDCAT Roy and Edna Disney/CALARTS Theater - Los Angeles - Presents:New Original Works Festival7/30/2015 - 8/15/2015 (next performance: Thursday, 7/30/2015)
Each summer REDCAT celebrates the vitality of Los Angeles' vibrant and growing community of artists making work for the stage. We transform our theater into an artist-driven creative laboratory where disciplines are challenged and blurred, traditions are re-imagined, and hybrid visions take hold.
This year's three-week festival launches nine new original works by Los Angeles dance, theater, music
The Antaeus Company - North Hollywood - Presents:Picnic6/18/2015 - 8/16/2015 (next performance: Thursday, 7/30/2015)
Take a step back in time when director Cameron Watson (Top Girls) returns to Antaeus at the helm of a fully partner-cast revival of Picnic. The 1953 Pulitzer Prize and New York Drama Critics’ Circle Award-winning play by William Inge runs June 25 through Aug. 16 (with previews beginning June 18), presented by the Antaeus Theatre Company in NoHo.
LA Phil - Los Angeles - Presents:Mozart with Dudamel Thursday, 7/30/2015
Showcasing the many sides of Mozart, Music Director Gustavo Dudamel brings a special evening of masterworks from Salzburg’s favorite son, from beloved opera arias to beautiful orchestra selections.
Los Angeles Philharmonic
Gustavo Dudamel, special guest
Alice Sara Ott, piano
Will Geer Theatricum Botanicum - Topanga - Presents:Will Geer’s Theatricum Botanicum “Americana” Repertory Season 6/6/2015 - 10/3/2015 (next performance: Thursday, 7/30/2015)
Spectacular venue under Topanga oaks and unrivaled variety of theatrical offerings make Theatricum a must-go summer destination for Angelenos and tourists alike.
Pantages Theatre - Hollywood - Presents:The Phantom of the Opera6/11/2015 - 8/2/2015 (next performance: Wednesday, 7/29/2015)
“This production of PHANTOM is a winner! The music is timeless and the vocal performances are exceptional. The set is spectacular and the costumes are magnificent. It is one of our FEATURED events. GO!” – Performing Arts LIVE
Odyssey Theatre & Evidence Room - Los Angeles - Presents:A False Servant7/11/2015 - 9/6/2015 (next performance: Wednesday, 7/29/2015)
Seduction, money and power are all on fine display in Marivaux’s sly 18th century romp. A young girl dresses as a man to learn more about her husband-to-be. What she discovers bends everything from gender to our most cherished notions of love. Bart DeLorenzo directs the LA premiere of a new adaptation by Martin Crimp.
Coronado Playhouse - Coronado - Presents:TARTUFFE by Moliere 7/24/2015 - 8/16/2015 (next performance: Thursday, 7/30/2015)
Coronado Playhouse presents TARTUFFE by Moliere in a translation by Ranjit Bolt
DATES: July 24-August 16, 2015
TIMES: Thursday-Saturday 8 p.m. and Sundays at 2 p.m.
Center Theatre Group - Los Angeles - Presents:Bent7/15/2015 - 8/23/2015 (next performance: Wednesday, 7/29/2015)
Martin Sherman’s profound love story takes audiences into the deepest, darkest moments of one man’s fight to survive gay persecution in 1930s Germany.
“This Broadway-worthy production of BENT is powerful and impressively staged with a cast that is outstanding! It is one of our FEATURED events. GO!” – Performing Arts LIVE
Pasadena Playhouse - Pasadena - Presents:A Night with Janis Joplin7/21/2015 - 8/23/2015 (next performance: Wednesday, 7/29/2015)
A NIGHT WITH JANIS JOPLIN
July 21 - August 16, 2015
The Triumphant Return Direct from Broadway!
MARY BRIDGET DAVIES
Festival of Arts of Laguna Beach - Laguna Beach - Presents:Pageant of the Masters "The Pursuit of Happiness"7/6/2015 - 8/31/2015 (next performance: Wednesday, 7/29/2015)
The Pageant of the Masters is arguably one of the most unique productions in the entire world. Audiences are amazed and enchanted by ninety minutes of tableaux vivants ("living pictures"), incredibly faithful re-creations of classical and contemporary works of art, with real people posing to look exactly like their counterparts in the original pieces.
Redlands Bowl - Redlands - Presents:Redlands Bowl Summer Music Festival 20156/26/2015 - 8/21/2015 (next performance: Friday, 7/31/2015)
Redlands Bowl! Not just another music festival...
It's unique... admission-free world class concerts, entirely donor supported.
It's magical... warm summer nights under the stars, beautiful ampitheatre in the park.
It's community... drawing together people of all ages and from all walks of life.
America's oldest continuously running summer music festival at which no admission is charged!
Center Theatre Group - Culver City - Presents:Girlfriend7/12/2015 - 8/9/2015 (next performance: Wednesday, 7/29/2015)
“The heartfelt and witty script patiently deals with the awkwardness and confusion that is apparent when love is in the air for a two gay teens, a closeted jock and a nerdy misfit. The performances are inspiring and the band rocks the house. GIRLFRIEND is one of our FEATURED events. GO!” – Performing Arts LIVE
La Sierra University - Riverside - Presents:Montecito International Music Festival7/14/2015 - 7/30/2015 (next performance: Wednesday, 7/29/2015)
Six of the world’s foremost musicians will gather in Riverside July 12-31 to participate in the Montecito International Music Festival at La Sierra University.
Orange County Fair - Costa Mesa - Presents:2015 Toyota Summer Concert Series 7/16/2015 - 8/16/2015 (next performance: Wednesday, 7/29/2015)
Enjoy live nightly entertainment as part of the 2015 Toyota Summer Concert Series.
Gregory Cherninsky - Beverly Hills - Presents:Beverly Hills International Music Festival Friday, 7/31/2015
Friday, July 31st • 8:00pm
Temple Emanuel Of Beverly Hills
8844 Burton Way • Beverly Hills, CA. 90211
Featuring the music of: Gershwin, Khachaturian, Tchaikovsky, Ernst, Albéniz, Gounod and Sarasate.
Contact Arts / SDFRINGE - San Diego - Presents:San Diego International Fringe Festival7/23/2015 - 8/2/2015 (next performance: Wednesday, 7/29/2015)
11 DAYS OF EYEBALL BUSTING SHOWS!
The 2015 San Diego International Fringe Festival brings the beautiful, the bizarre, and the unexpected to America’s Finest City featuring Theatre, Dance, Cirque, Music, Puppetry, Cabaret, Comedy, Visual Arts, Multi-Media presentations, and any other arts-y-ness not listed! With more than half of the artists coming from San Diego, coupled with the energy of Natio
Opera NEO - San Diego - Presents:Opera NEO Cabaret7/31/2015 - 8/1/2015 (next performance: Friday, 7/31/2015)
Join us for a fun-filled evening of opera and musical theater scenes and cabaret songs!
Idyllwild Arts Foundation - Los Angeles - Presents:The 2015 Summer Concert FinaleSaturday, 8/8/2015
Program Includes -
Beethoven's Symphony No. 8, Leonore Overture No. 3, Berlioz, Beatrice & Benedict Overture
Conductor, Larry Livingston, USC Thornton School of Music
Excerpts from Handel's Messiah with a professional chamber ensemble and soloists
Conductor, Joseph Modica, University of Redlands
Music @ Boston Court - Pasadena - Presents:Joanne Pierce Martin and Gavin Martin: Four Hands, One PianoFriday, 7/31/2015
The LA Philharmonic's keyboardist teams up with her pianist husband for a scintillating duet program demonstrating their superb artistry as one of the great piano duos of our time.
La Jolla Playhouse - La Jolla - Presents:Up Here7/28/2015 - 9/6/2015 (next performance: Wednesday, 7/29/2015)
EXTENDED DUE TO POPULAR DEMAND!
July 28 – September 6, 2015
Book, music and lyrics by Robert Lopez and Kristen Anderson-Lopez
Directed by Alex Timbers
A MUSICAL COMEDY WITH A LOT ON ITS MIND
Duane Funderburk - Pasasdena - Presents:Summer Concert: Chamber Music & SpiritualsFriday, 7/31/2015
Enjoy an evening of classics and spirituals with tenor David Hughey, who recently starred in the Tony award winning revival of Gershwin's Porgy & Bess. Also featured on the program is the Schumann Piano Quintet with Ingrid Chun & Sakura Tsai, violins Angela Liu, viola Elizabeth Su, cello and Duane Funderburk, piano.
South Pasadena Public Library - South Pasadena - Presents:The Beatles' "Help!"Thursday, 7/30/2015
The South Pasadena Public Library will screen the Beatles' "Help!" in the Community Room on 7/30/15 at 7pm.
Skylight Theatre Company in association with Flying Cucumber Productions - Los Angeles - Presents:El Grande CIRCUS de Coca-Cola World Premiere 7/18/2015 - 8/23/2015 (next performance: Friday, 7/31/2015)
El Grande CIRCUS de Coca-Cola World Premiere based on the original Off-Broadway and International hit comedy El Grande de Coca-Cola (CRITICS CHOICE - LA Times 2013)
Seal Beach Chamber of Commerce - Seal Beach - Presents:Seal Beach Concert Series7/1/2015 - 8/19/2015 (next performance: Wednesday, 7/29/2015)
The Seal Beach Chamber Summer Concert Series will kick off Wednesdays in July. All concerts are at Eisenhower Park at the foot of the Seal Beach Pier from 6 to 8 p.m. on Wednesdays July through Sept.
Each week will be a great and fun environment for attendees of all ages.
Promenade Playhouse - Santa Monica - Presents:The Porcini Test7/17/2015 - 8/22/2015 (next performance: Friday, 7/31/2015)
Kat is under house arrest when two of her lifelong friends, along with various lovers and husbands, arrive unannounced. The evening ignites with accusations and realizations and finishes with the question every woman wants to ask. "The Porcini Test" is about old friends with hidden truths, girlfriends with concealed weapons, and boyfriends who need to know their fungi.
Cathedral of Our Lady of the Angels - Los Angeles - Presents:Organ Recital at the Cathedral - Free12/10/2014 - 12/30/2015 (next performance: Wednesday, 7/29/2015)
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