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Echo Theater Company - Los Angeles - Presents:Gloria9/12/2018 - 10/21/2018 (next performance: Monday, 9/24/2018)
Pulitzer Prize finalist ‘Gloria’ by MacArthur genius Branden Jacobs-Jenkins is bitingly funny and a trenchant commentary on the way personal tragedy can serve as grist for the ever-ravenous media machine.
Australian Theatre Company and Skylight Theatre Company - Los Angeles - Presents:Swansong9/8/2018 - 10/7/2018 (next performance: Monday, 9/24/2018)
Australian Theatre Company and Skylight Theatre Company bring the tour-de-force performance of André de Vanny to Los Angeles for the first time. Written by Conor McDermottroe, directed by Greg Caroll.
The Fountain Theatre - Los Angeles - Presents:Arrival & Departure7/11/2018 - 9/30/2018 (next performance: Monday, 9/24/2018)
An unforgettable love story inspired by one of the most romantic movies of all time.
LA Phil - Los Angeles - Presents:Celebrate LA! Sunday, 9/30/2018
LA Phil’s Centennials kick off celebration, Celebrate LA! will be a massive, free, car-free eight-mile street party featuring musicians, artists and dancers at six hubs connecting Walt Disney Concert Hall and the Hollywood Bowl, culminating with a free concert at the Bowl.
Center Theatre Group - Los Angeles - Presents:Sweat8/31/2018 - 10/7/2018 (next performance: Tuesday, 9/25/2018)
Winner of the 2017 Pulitzer Prize for Drama, Sweat is the scorching new play from Lynn Nottage (Ruined) that The New York Times hailed as keenly observed and surprisingly funny…throbs with heartfelt life.
In the industrial town of Reading, Pennsylvania, a group of friends spend their days on the factory floor and their nights sharing drinks, secrets, and laughs.
Le Salon de Musiques - Los Angeles - Presents:Le Salon de Musiques Chamber Music Series Concert #1Sunday, 10/7/2018
Jessica GUIDERI Violin, Serena MC KINNEY Violin, Rob BROPHY, Viola, Gabriel MARTINS Cello
H. PURCELL: “CHACONY” IN G MINOR FOR STRING QUARTET
F. SCHUBERT: STRING QUARTET N. 15 IN G MAJOR D 887
F. MENDELSSOHN: STRING QUARTET N.6 IN F MINOR OP 80
North Coast Repertory Theatre - Solana Beach - Presents:Blithe Spirit9/5/2018 - 9/30/2018 (next performance: Wednesday, 9/26/2018)
North Coast Repertory Theatre is launching Season 37 with Noel Coward’s BLITHE SPIRIT. The beloved smash hit of the London and Broadway stages conjures an evening of spirited and hilarious action. A socialite novelist, an eccentric medium, an unforgiving ex-wife, and a shrewish spouse create non-stop supernatural hijinks in this world-class comedy.
Laguna Dance Festival - Laguna Beach - Presents:Laguna Dance Festival10/4/2018 - 10/7/2018 (next performance: Thursday, 10/4/2018)
Festival’s 14th annual fall program: free backstage peek with Complexions, one-night-only Bowie tribute, international dance stars in their prime, master classes, bonus show Oct. 25 by Sankofa Danzafro
BH International Music Festival - Beverly Hills - Presents:Beverly Hills International Music Festival Wednesday, 10/3/2018
Gala Concert and Dinner in Celebration of the Festival's 15th Anniversary
Cellist Nina Kotova
Pianist Fabio Bidini
Vocalist Monica Mancini
Pianist Randy Waldman
Vanguard University Theatre Department - Costa Mesa - Presents:All Shook Up9/21/2018 - 10/7/2018 (next performance: Thursday, 9/27/2018)
An American jukebox musical inspired by and featuring the songs of ELVIS PRESLEY
LA Opera - Los Angeles - Presents:Don Carlo9/22/2018 - 10/14/2018 (next performance: Saturday, 9/29/2018)
Plácido Domingo and James Conlon join forces for a spectacular Verdi masterpiece.
"A stunning revival… LA Opera has created an extraordinary realization of the drama and music in Verdi's huge, rawboned and rarely performed operatic masterpiece." - Variety
OB Theatre Company - San Diego - Presents:Avenue Q8/24/2018 - 9/30/2018 (next performance: Thursday, 9/27/2018)
This urban fairytale features a Tony® Award-winning score with songs such as "If You Were Gay", "The Internet is for Porn", "There's a Fine, Fine Line", and "My Girlfriend, Who Lives in Canada". The show comes to life with actors masterfully manipulating rod controlled and live hand puppets.
Ford Theatres - Hollywood - Presents:Jason Moran and the Bandwagon - Finding a Line: Skateboarding, Music and MediaSaturday, 9/29/2018
“In jazz, there are so many moving parts, and within a composition, there are obstacles in the form. Street skaters navigate a landscape finding ways to approach a rail in the same way a drummer approaches the beginning of a song. The mode of improvisation is paramount to how both skaters and jazz musicians approach life.”—Jason Moran
Boston Court Pasadena - Pasadena - Presents:Milen Kirov: One Pianist, Two PianosSaturday, 9/29/2018
Originally presented in one of Boston Court’s 2017 “Emerging Artists” concerts, Milen’s career redefines the role of the performer-composer in the 21st century.
The Group Rep - North Hollywood - Presents:Romeo and Juliet8/31/2018 - 10/14/2018 (next performance: Friday, 9/28/2018)
The Group Rep presents ROMEO AND JULIET, directed by Shira Dubrovner, produced by Patrick Burke and Janet Wood, choreographed by Stan Mazin. A fresh twist on Shakespeare’s classic tale of star-crossed lovers, set in pre-World War II, Berlin. Imagine Romeo is a German boy and Juliet is a Jewish girl.
The Colburn School - Pasadena - Presents:Colburn OrchestraSaturday, 9/29/2018
The lively British conductor Catherine Larsen-Maguire opens the season with the winner of Colburn’s concerto competition, violist Emma Wernig.
BACH Orchestral Suite No. 1
WALTON Viola Concerto
MOZART Symphony No. 39
Mitch Feinstein - Pacific Palisades - Presents:Bark, The Musical8/31/2018 - 10/7/2018 (next performance: Friday, 9/28/2018)
Spend the day at Deena's Doggie Day Care and see why BARK! became the third-longest-running show in L.A. theatre history. From the little puppy who yearns to bark like a real dog, to the opera-singing poodle and the street mutt who raps — this musical possesses the huge heart and playful joyfulness present in man's truest friends.
Irvine Barclay Theatre - Irvine - Presents:Jessica Lang Dance Friday, 9/28/2018
Dance Magazine hails her as "a master of visual composition." Jessica Lang seamlessly incorporates striking design elements and classical ballet vocabulary into artfully crafted, emotionally riveting contemporary works.
An 11:11 Experience - West Hollywood - Presents:Famous8/17/2018 - 9/30/2018 (next performance: Friday, 9/28/2018)
A world premiere play, written and directed by Michael Leoni ("Elevator").
Through the eyes of Hollywood’s biggest star, Jason Mast, we witness a world fueled by sex, money, and power, where image is everything.
Boston Court Pasadena - Pasadena - Presents:Playing Dualities: Bernstein and RoremFriday, 9/28/2018
Paul Floyd & Brent McMunn
Two pianos, two accompanists, and two vocal duos in a concert of Leonard Bernstein’s “Aria’s and Barcarolles”, along with Ned Rorem’s rarely heard “Four Dialogues”. Pianists, Brent McMunn and Paul Floyd lead this ongoing celebration in honor of Lenny’s 101st Birthday and Ned’s 95th.
USC Thornton School of Music - Los Angeles - Presents:Strings Showcase: Open Performance EveningWednesday, 9/26/2018
Students of Thornton's Strings program present an evening of solo and chamber performances
Ojai Art Center Theater & Ojai Performing Arts Theater - Ojai - Presents:Man of La Mancha9/7/2018 - 10/7/2018 (next performance: Friday, 9/28/2018)
This 50-year-old musical still resonates today, contrasting captivity versus freedom love versus violence and hope versus death. Director Marty Babayco and stars Scott White and Laura Dekker promise to take audiences through the madness that mirrors the reality of the present, leaving us to “try, when our arms are too weary, to reach the unreachable star!
Center Theater Group - Los Angeles - Presents:Ain't Too Proud 8/31/2018 - 9/30/2018 (next performance: Tuesday, 9/25/2018)
Ain't Too Proud is an electrifying new musical about the life and times of The Temptations, the greatest R&B group of all time (Billboard Magazine). Five young guys on the streets of Detroit were discovered by Berry Gordy, who signed them to his legendary new label.
The Group Rep - North Hollywood - Presents:Breadcrumbs9/8/2018 - 10/14/2018 (next performance: Saturday, 9/29/2018)
The Group Rep presents BREADCRUMBS written by Jennifer Haley, directed by Bert Emmett, produced by Helen O’Brien. The play centers around a reclusive fiction writer diagnosed with dementia who must depend upon a troubled young caretaker to complete her autobiography.
Kirk Douglas Theatre - Culver City - Presents:School Girls9/2/2018 - 9/30/2018 (next performance: Tuesday, 9/25/2018)
Following an award-winning Off-Broadway run, this New York Times Critic’s Pick arrives ahead of a triumphant return to New York later this season.
How far would you go to be queen bee?
Paulina, the reigning queen bee at Ghana's most exclusive boarding school, has her sights set on the Miss Universe pageant.
Hollywood Pantages Theatre - Los Angeles - Presents:Beautiful: The Carole King Musical9/12/2018 - 9/30/2018 (next performance: Tuesday, 9/25/2018)
BEAUTIFUL – The Carole King Musical tells the inspiring true story of King’s remarkable rise to stardom, from being part of a hit songwriting team with her husband Gerry Goffin, to her relationship with fellow writers and best friends Cynthia Weil and Barry Mann, to becoming one of the most successful solo acts in popular music history.
Whitefire Theatre - Sherman Oaks - Presents:Infidel9/1/2018 - 10/7/2018 (next performance: Saturday, 9/29/2018)
World premiere play of ideas offers terror and suspense, hope for understanding.
When an American anthropologist is kidnapped in Baghdad by seemingly ruthless fundamentalists, an exchange of ideas with his captors evolves into a spiritual quest for the meaning of faith.
The Old Globe - San Diego - Presents:The Heart of Rock & Roll9/6/2018 - 10/21/2018 (next performance: Tuesday, 9/25/2018)
Inspired by the songs of Huey Lewis and the News
With chart-topping songs such as “Hip to Be Square,” “Do You Believe in Love,” “Workin’ for a Livin’,” and the Academy Award-nominated “The Power of Love,” Huey Lewis is one of the most beloved musicians of his generation. Now his high-energy hits will keep your heart still beatin’ at this irrepressible world premiere musical.
Hocker Productions - Palm Springs - Presents:"Best of Rodgers and Hammerstein" FundraiserSunday, 9/30/2018
Join us for an incredible fundraiser for the Palm Canyon Theatre and Palm Springs Gay Men’s Chorus.
USC Thornton School of Music - Los Angeles - Presents:Jazz Night: Jazz Honors ComboMonday, 9/24/2018
The Jazz Honors Combo, a select group of USC Thornton jazz musicians led by Jason Goldman, headlines this ongoing showcase of contemporary jazz at Carson Center.
Carpenter Performing Arts Center - Long Beach - Presents:An Evening of Classic Lily TomlinSaturday, 9/29/2018
The incomparable Lily Tomlin returns to provide comical insights and wildly witty observations about the human condition while talking her audience on what The Washington Post calls a “wise and howling funny” trip.
Rogue Machine Theatre - Los Angeles - Presents:American Saga - Gunshot Medley: Part 19/8/2018 - 10/14/2018 (next performance: Friday, 10/5/2018)
A lyrical and mystical new play, with live music, about the struggle against systemic racism. Set in a haunted North Carolina graveyard this intricately crafted work brings past and present together in a soulful tale of lives destroyed by deep-seated tensions and conflicts that have marred America's history from antebellum south to the present day.
Los Angeles Chamber Orchestera - Glendale - Presents:LA Chamber Orchestra's Season Opener 9/29/2018 - 9/30/2018 (next performance: Saturday, 9/29/2018)
Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra Launches 2018-19 Season
with Guest Conductor Gemma New
Featuring Three-Time Grammy Award-Winning Violinist Hilary Hahn and Concertmaster Margaret Batjer in Bach’s Double
Program also Includes Works by Mendelssohn, Franco Donatoni and
LACO Creative Advisor & Composer-in-Residence Andrew Norman
Tenor by Night Productions - North Hollywood, - Presents:Tenor by Night9/22/2018 - 9/26/2018 (next performance: Tuesday, 9/25/2018)
A once in a lifetime premiere of Tenor By Night at the North Hollywood’s El Portal Theatre for 6 exclusive performances Sept 22-26th! A new fantasy musical with 20 performers and 14 musician orchestra about mannequins, opera, and a Chinese immigrant’s pursuit of the American Dream.
Cathedral of Our Lady of the Angels - Los Angeles - Presents:Organ Recital at the Cathedral - Free5/9/2018 - 12/26/2018 (next performance: Wednesday, 9/26/2018)
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.
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