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Coyote StageWorks - Palm Springs - Presents:Greater Tuna3/22/2019 - 3/31/2019 (next performance: Wednesday, 3/27/2019)
Coyote StageWorks’ Tenth Anniversary season will conclude with a production of “Greater Tuna” by Jaston Williams, Joe Sears, and Ed Howard. This popular comedy set in the fictional town of Tuna, Texas, the "third-smallest" town in the state.
McCallum Theatre for the Performing Arts - Palm Desert - Presents:Tribute to Glenn Miller and The Big Band LeadersWednesday, 3/27/2019
STARRING THE TEX BENEKE ORCHESTRA
Gary Tole, Conductor
Featuring The Satin Dollz and Madeline Vergari
You’ll be tapping your toes to the great music of the Big Bands with guest musicians pay tribute to legendary band leaders Glenn Miller, Benny Goodman, Tommy Dorsey, Henry Mancini, Harry James, Gene Krupa, Tex Beneke and Woody Herman.
5-Star Theatricals - Thousand Oaks - Presents:Roald Dahl's Matilda The Musical3/22/2019 - 3/31/2019 (next performance: Thursday, 3/28/2019)
Sometimes it takes a little genius to change the world! Based on the beloved novel by Roald Dahl, Tony Award-winning MATILDA THE MUSICAL will dazzle audiences of all ages, with inspiring and fun songs and lyrics written by Tim Minchin, this extraordinary girl will show you how a sharp mind and vivid imagination can help you change your destiny!
JuVee Productions and American Oasis - San Diego - Presents:Paradise3/8/2019 - 3/31/2019 (next performance: Thursday, 3/28/2019)
Following four weeks of sold-out performances at the Westside’s Odyssey Theatre, the acclaimed production of Laura Maria Censabella’s moving, funny and thought-provoking drama, produced by Viola Davis and Julius Tennon’s JuVee Productions and American Oasis, re-opens at the Matrix Theatre.
Crown City Theatre Company - North Hollywood - Presents:The Importance of Being Earnest2/1/2019 - 3/31/2019 (next performance: Thursday, 3/28/2019)
Oscar Wilde's classic play – a 'trivial comedy for serious people.'
Indie Chi Productions - Los Angeles - Presents:Too Much Sun2/28/2019 - 4/21/2019 (next performance: Thursday, 3/28/2019)
Indie Chi Productions presents the West Coast premiere of the acclaimed off-Broadway hit by Nicky Silver.
Cygnet Theatre - San Diego - Presents:Angels in America: Perestroika3/22/2019 - 4/20/2019 (next performance: Thursday, 3/28/2019)
America in the mid-1980s. In the midst of the AIDS crisis and a conservative Reagan administration, New Yorkers grapple with life and death, love and sex, heaven and hell. Alternately hilarious and heartbreaking, it was awarded two Tony Awards for Best Play and the Pulitzer Prize for Drama.
*Explicit sexual situations, nudity and adult language
Theatre 40 - Beverly Hills - Presents:The Sound of Murder3/14/2019 - 4/14/2019 (next performance: Thursday, 3/28/2019)
A woman and her lover plot to kill her vicious husband. Things don't go according to plan.
Mackley Jones Productions - Hollywood - Presents:Fifty Words3/1/2019 - 4/7/2019 (next performance: Friday, 3/29/2019)
Los Angeles premiere of Michael Weller's play about a marriage in crisis. Directed by Shane Stevens.
Lamplighters Community Theatre - La Mesa - Presents:"10 Out of 12" 3/1/2019 - 3/31/2019 (next performance: Friday, 3/29/2019)
Synopsis: Ladies and gentlemen, welcome to tech. Around you, a company of 14 is engaged in the very peculiar task of making a new play. You’ll have a seat next to the sound designer as he mixes cues and watch the director struggle to contain the uncontainable. Playwright, Anne Washburn, took notes during the tech rehearsals over the years.
The 6th Act - Los Angeles - Presents:Hamlet3/1/2019 - 3/31/2019 (next performance: Friday, 3/29/2019)
The 6th Act presents a HAMLET as we've never seen it before: Five actors of different races, genders and ages will all play Hamlet for one act each in this new production that explores the universal nature of this singular character that still haunts and resonates within us all.
Sacred Fools Theater Company - Los Angeles - Presents:Tangerine Sunset3/15/2019 - 4/13/2019 (next performance: Friday, 3/29/2019)
TANGERINE SUNSET tells the story of several unlucky souls who find themselves the involuntary guests of a palatial estate on a mysterious private island. These celebrities, billionaires, madmen, and innocents desperately try to survive the night with their lives and sanity intact. Somewhere in the dark intersection of murder, mayhem, and laughter lies the Tangerine Sunset.
Kentwood Players - Los Angeles - Presents:Sunday In The Park With George3/15/2019 - 4/20/2019 (next performance: Friday, 3/29/2019)
Winner of the Pulitzer Prize for Drama, the Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Musical, the Laurence Olivier Award for Best New Musical and multiple Tony Awards, SUNDAY IN THE PARK WITH GEORGE, was inspired by the life of French pointillist, George Seurat. With music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim and a book by James Lapine.
Open Fist Theatre Company - Los Angeles - Presents:What Matters Now?/! 3/15/2019 - 4/6/2019 (next performance: Friday, 3/29/2019)
What Matters Now?/! (Another Political Pop-Up of the Theatrical Kind)
Open Fist’s annual “political pop-up” features a rotating roster of short plays in a speakeasy setting.
Open Fist’s annual “political pop-up” features a rotating roster of short plays by writers from across the country that explore our nation's current social and political climate and how the past year has affected us.
Celebration - Los Angeles - Presents:Born to Win2/13/2019 - 6/2/2019 (next performance: Friday, 3/29/2019)
Pinky Corningfield has always dreamed of her daughter winning the “Supreme Queen.” So when Marge, a newcomer to the child pageant circuit, shows up with her daughter and starts grabbing all the glory, Pinky will stop at nothing to get the crown.
Italin Comedy Club and Fausto Petronzio - Hollywood - Presents:My Big Gay Italian Wedding3/8/2019 - 3/31/2019 (next performance: Friday, 3/29/2019)
Two young gay men in love want to get married. One of them has a past, among the other problems they need to overcome in this hilarious comedy.
Los Angeles LGBT Center’s Lily Tomlin/Jane Wagner Cultural Arts Center and Dennis Hensley - Hollywood - Presents:The MisMatch Game3/29/2019 - 3/30/2019 (next performance: Friday, 3/29/2019)
Celebrating its 15th anniversary! Created and hosted by Dennis Hensley.
Boston Court Pasadena - Pasadena - Presents:The Lao Tizer BandFriday, 3/29/2019
Jazz on Fire
Pianist Lao Tizer is the son of hippies with a Russian-Jewish background. His family culture, combined with the sights and sounds of ’80s and ’90s pop culture in which he grew up, result in consistently energetic and sizzling performances.
Theatre of NOTE - Hollywood - Presents:1=02/28/2019 - 3/30/2019 (next performance: Friday, 3/29/2019)
An unemployed, divorced theoretical physicist has an online relationship with a man claiming to be a Syrian refugee. When the relationship goes offline, it paradoxically becomes less real.
Menander Productions and Jamie Pierce - West Hollywood - Presents:Attack of the Second Bananas3/1/2019 - 3/31/2019 (next performance: Friday, 3/29/2019)
A limited engagement of the world premiere comedy "Attack of the Second Bananas" by Gina Torrecilla, directed by Ryan Bergmann.
Morgan-Wixson Theatre - Santa Monica - Presents:Little Shop of Horrors3/16/2019 - 4/13/2019 (next performance: Friday, 3/29/2019)
"Little Shop of Horrors" is one of the longest running Off-Broadway shows and cult films of all time.
Featuring an electrifying early 1960s-style score from Alan Menken and book and lyrics by Howard Ashman - best known for their legendary Disney film scores - Little Shop has been beloved by musical theatre fans for decades.
Independent Opera Company - Studio City - Presents:The Gipsy Princess!3/29/2019 - 3/30/2019 (next performance: Friday, 3/29/2019)
Independent Opera Company is going to present The Gipsy Princess,lovely operetta by Hungarian composer Emmerich Kalman.
Full of wonderful music and entertaining dialogue, this work tells the story of Sylva, talented and beautiful Cabaret singer and her struggle to achieve respect, recognition and happiness.
Ophelia's Jump Productions - Upland - Presents:Hedwig and the Angry Inch3/21/2019 - 4/14/2019 (next performance: Friday, 3/29/2019)
Hedwig and the Angry Inch is the landmark musical by John Cameron Mitchell and Stephen Trask that is “groundbreaking and undoubtedly ahead of its time.” Entertainment Weekly
The Road Theatre Company - North Hollywood - Presents:Friends With Guns3/12/2019 - 5/5/2019 (next performance: Friday, 3/29/2019)
You think you know your friends, your neighbors, your spouse, but what happens when you suddenly find out they have a garage full of guns? This new dark comedy explores the complicated issue of gun proliferation when two young liberal couples are forced to confront their assumptions about who should own a gun and why.
The Second City Studio Theater - Los Angeles - Presents:Shade - A Colorful Musical Comedy2/9/2019 - 4/27/2019 (next performance: Saturday, 3/30/2019)
What if you could be someone else, just for one day? This original new musical comedy sets the stage for a doppelganger switcheroo that goes way, way beyond skin-deep differences. Come laugh at how alike--and different--we truly are in this bold new look at how we look at each other.
Bruce McNall and Steven C. Markoff - Santa Monica - Presents:The Marriage Zone1/19/2019 - 3/31/2019 (next performance: Saturday, 3/30/2019)
A young couple, a middle-aged couple and a mature couple discover that their identities are linked.
Thanks to robust audience and critical response, The Marriage Zone returns for an additional eleven weekends in 2019.
Loft Ensemble - Sherman Oaks - Presents:Blues for Mister Charlie3/2/2019 - 4/7/2019 (next performance: Saturday, 3/30/2019)
Loft Ensemble in Sherman Oaks presents James Baldwin's drama.
A sensation in its New York premiere at the Actor's Studio, this searing drama by one of America's leading writers retains all its power to this day.
Sierra Madre Playhouse - Sierra Madre - Presents:Stuart Little3/16/2019 - 4/27/2019 (next performance: Saturday, 3/30/2019)
E.B. White's beloved fantasy of a mouse who becomes part of a New York human family.
Mindful Music - Los Angeles - Presents:12:15 Concert Series 12/6/2018 - 6/20/2019 (next performance: Thursday, 4/4/2019)
Mindful Music is a non-profit organization devoted to promote wellness through presenting free lunchtime concerts are on the 1st and 3rd Thursday of each month at the Jane & Terry Semel Institute for Neuroscience & Human Behavior at UCLA. We feature up and coming award-winning musicians in an eclectic venue adjacent to world-renown neuroscience research labs.
Performances a la Carte - Pasadena - Presents:Jazz 'n Paz2/24/2019 - 4/28/2019 (next performance: Sunday, 4/28/2019)
Performances à la Carte Presents
Jazz ‘n Paz, the Spring 2019 Intimate Jazz Concert Series with Three intimate Sunday early evening world-class Jazz concerts in Pasadena
South Coast Repertory - Costa Mesa - Presents:South Coast RepertoryWednesday, 1/1/2020
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Hollywood Pantages Theatre - Los Angeles - Presents:Charlie and The Chocolate Factory3/27/2019 - 4/14/2019 (next performance: Wednesday, 3/27/2019)
Roald Dahl's amazing tale is now L.A.'s golden ticket! It's the perfect recipe for a delectable treat: songs from the original film, including "Pure Imagination," "The Candy Man," and "I've Got a Golden Ticket," alongside a toe-tapping and ear-tickling new score from the songwriters of Hairspray.
The Soraya - Northridge - Presents:Cirque Éloize3/30/2019 - 3/31/2019 (next performance: Saturday, 3/30/2019)
The Wild Wild West Comes Alive!
Virginia Waring International Piano Competition - Palm Desert - Presents:Solo Finals for 22nd Waring International Piano CompetitionSaturday, 3/30/2019
3 Finalists from 2 age divisions (8 to 17)play 30 minutes and 45 minutes each. Awards Announcement follows.
PGK Dance - San Diego - Presents:San Diego Dances in Sherman Heights3/30/2019 - 3/31/2019 (next performance: Saturday, 3/30/2019)
This spectacular event takes place at the Sherman Heights Community Center, where the performance will travel from the upstairs Ballroom, when the doors open and a dance is already happening, down to the outdoor parking lot/courtyard of this unexpectedly designed building with its many surprising nooks and crannies.
CAMA - Santa Barbara - Presents:Garrick Ohlsson, pianoSaturday, 3/30/2019
Don't Miss Garrick Ohlsson at the Lobero!
Since his triumph at the 1970 Chopin Piano Competition, Garrick Ohlsson has established himself worldwide as one of the great American piano masters of the past 50 years, a musician of magisterial interpretive and technical prowess.
Boston Court Pasadena - Pasadena - Presents:Los Angeles Children's Chorus Chamber SingersSunday, 3/31/2019
A glorious concert of choral music featuring the most prestigious children’s chorus on the West Coast.
Voices in Harmony
Long Beach Camerata Singers - Long Beach - Presents:Camerata Sings Brahms RequiemSunday, 3/31/2019
The Long Beach Camerata Singers present the Brahms Requiem, under the baton of Artistic Director, Dr. James K. Bass. 85 singers, pianists Na-Young M. Shin and Timothy Durkovic. Soprano Oriana Falla, Baritone John Buffet