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Antaeus Theatre Company - Glendale - Presents:The Caucasian Chalk Circle7/5/2019 - 8/26/2019 (next performance: Tuesday, 7/9/2019)
Bertolt Brecht’s 1944 masterpiece is next up at Antaeus. “Art is not a mirror held up to reality,
but a hammer with which to shape it.” — Bertolt Brecht
Celebration - Los Angeles - Presents:The Producers6/21/2019 - 8/12/2019 (next performance: Monday, 7/8/2019)
When a down-on-his-luck Broadway producer and his mild-mannered accountant come up with a scheme to produce the most notorious flop in history, things go awry when the show is a hit. THE PRODUCERS skewers Broadway traditions and takes no prisoners as it proudly proclaims itself an "equal opportunity offender!"
La Jolla Playhouse - La Jolla - Presents:The Luckiest6/30/2019 - 7/28/2019 (next performance: Tuesday, 7/9/2019)
Developed through the 2018 DNA New Works Series, playwright Melissa Ross and director Jaime Castañeda bring to life a story that Playhouse Artistic Director Christopher Ashley says “makes us appreciate our family as well as the friends who became our family in times of difficulty. It’s a deeply affirmational story about how we live.”
Festival of Arts of Laguna Beach - Laguna Beach - Presents:Pageant of the Masters7/7/2019 - 8/31/2019 (next performance: Monday, 7/8/2019)
The Pageant of the Masters is arguably one of the most unique productions in the entire world. This uber-creative, one-of-a-kind show combines theater, performance art and art history. Each evening during the summer season, classic and contemporary works of art are faithfully re-created with theatrical illusion and real people posing as living pictures.
The Fountain Theatre - Los Angeles - Presents:Daniel's Husband5/1/2019 - 7/29/2019 (next performance: Monday, 7/8/2019)
Michael McKeever’s funny, passionate and poignant play takes an unflinching look at how we choose to tie the knot — or not.
Santa Monica Symphony - Santa Monica - Presents:Santa Monica Symphony Free Outdoor ConcertSaturday, 7/27/2019
Bring your picnic blankets and lawn chairs to the Santa Monica Symphony’s free outdoor summer concert at Reed Park. The family friendly concert includes classical and popular favorites from Copland’s “Rodeo” to Andrew Lloyd Webber’s “Phantom of the Opera” featuring Guatemalan tenor Maximo Marcuso.
The Geffen Playhouse - Los Angeles - Presents:Mysterious Circumstances 6/11/2019 - 7/21/2019 (next performance: Tuesday, 7/9/2019)
Written by Michael Mitnick
Inspired by The New Yorker article "Mysterious Circumstances: The Strange Death of a Sherlock Holmes Fanatic" by David Grann
Directed by Matt Shakman
This world premiere play by Michael Mitnick (Drama Desk Award nominee for Fly By Night, The Siegel) is an ode to literature's most cerebral detective.
Pacific Symphony - San Juan Capistrano - Presents:Symphony at the MissionSunday, 7/21/2019
Mission San Juan Capistrano, in partnership with Pacific Symphony, is proud to announce an added concert to its 2019 Music Under the Stars line up! For the first time ever, Music Under the Stars will feature Pacific Symphony performing your favorite light classics and beloved Broadway hits with the award-winning soprano, Lisa Vroman, and led by the ever-charming maestro, Albert-George Schram for
iPalpiti Artists International - Los Angeles - Presents:iPalpiti Festival of International Laureates at Walt Disney Concert HallSaturday, 7/20/2019
Festival Grand Finale: BEETHOVEN that BEETHOVEN NEVER HEARD
Beethoven: String Symphony after "Kreutzer" Sonata, Op.47 (USA premiere)
FREE TICKETS for this event available to public schools students and non-profits. INQUIRE:310-205-0511
Odyssey Theatre Ensemble - Los Angeles - Presents:Loot6/8/2019 - 8/10/2019 (next performance: Wednesday, 7/10/2019)
Odyssey’s 2019-20 50th Anniversary ‘Circa ’69’ Season kicks off with Joe Orton’s shocking and hilarious black comedy.
Redlands Bowl Performing Arts - Redlands - Presents:Mozart by MoonlightFriday, 7/19/2019
An all-Mozart evening with the Redlands Symphony Orchestra under the baton of Maestro Roger Kalia. Enjoy Eine Kleine Nachtmusik, selections from his exuberant Jupiter Symphony, and many other Mozart favorites.
Southland Symphony Orchestra with the City of Ontario - Ontario - Presents:Summer Symphony ClassicsThursday, 7/18/2019
The Southland Symphony Orchestra and the City of Ontario present a special summer concert featuring all-time Symphony Classics and Favorites!
iPalpiti Artists International - Beverly Hills - Presents:iPalpiti Festival of International Laureates - Beverly HillsThursday, 7/18/2019
Composer-in-Residence Performance & Master Class
Azerbaijani composer Franghiz Ali-Zadeh, one of the leading composers of our time - known for her collaborations with Yo-Yo Ma, Kronos Quartet, Berlin and Concertgebouw orchestras - will give master class & performance of her original compositions.
Echo Theater Company - Los Angeles - Presents:Pass Over7/10/2019 - 8/18/2019 (next performance: Wednesday, 7/10/2019)
Antoinette Nwandu’s provocative mash up of Waiting for Godot and the Biblical story of Exodus, winner of the 2019 Lucille Lortel Award for outstanding play, gets its California premiere at the Echo Theater Company.
Athenaeum Music and Arts Library - La Jolla - Presents:Athenaeum Summer Festival 2019 with Gustavo Romero6/30/2019 - 7/21/2019 (next performance: Sunday, 7/14/2019)
The Athenaeum’s 2019 Summer Festival features pianist Gustavo Romero playing Beethoven sonatas.
Ventura Music Festival - Ventura - Presents:Ventura Music Festival7/11/2019 - 7/21/2019 (next performance: Saturday, 7/13/2019)
Ventura Music Festival (July 11-21, 2019)
Seven concerts over two weekends
Marc Bruni - San Diego - Presents:The Tale of Despereaux7/6/2019 - 8/11/2019 (next performance: Friday, 7/12/2019)
The acclaimed PigPen Theatre Co. charmed and astonished Old Globe audiences with The Old Man and The Old Moon. Now they return to San Diego, bringing their one-of-a-kind theatrical and musical inventiveness to Kate DiCamillo’s beloved, Newbery Medal–winning modern fable.
Independent Shakespeare Co. - Los Angeles - Presents:Griffith Park Free Shakespeare Festival - Twelfth Night6/29/2019 - 9/1/2019 (next performance: Wednesday, 7/10/2019)
A summer season of free performances like no other! Freewheeling, inclusive and a bit anarchic, the festival includes mainstage performances, pre-show family events including workshops and a slate of extraordinary opening acts. Bring a blanket and a picnic to enjoy great theater in a great city. All free, all summer long.
Segerstrom Center for the Arts - Costa Mesa - Presents:Phantom of the Opera7/10/2019 - 7/21/2019 (next performance: Wednesday, 7/10/2019)
Cameron Mackintosh’s spectacular new production of Andrew Lloyd Webber’s THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA will make a triumphant return to Orange County as part of its North American Tour. The production, overseen by Matthew Bourne and Cameron Mackintosh, boasts many exciting special effects including the show’s legendary chandelier.
The Old Globe - San Diego - Presents:As You Like It 6/16/2019 - 7/21/2019 (next performance: Tuesday, 7/9/2019)
By William Shakespeare
Directed by Jessica Stone
The 2019 Shakespeare Festival kicks off with the Bard’s fabulously charming romantic comedy, whose heroine is one of his most remarkable creations.
“All the world’s a stage,
And all the men and women merely players.”
The Geffen Playhouse - Los Angeles - Presents:Invisible Tango 5/7/2019 - 7/21/2019 (next performance: Tuesday, 7/9/2019)
Created & Performed by Helder Guimarães
Directed by Frank Marshall
Original Music by Moby
Magic sensation Helder Guimarães returns to the Geffen with the world premiere of his one-man show, Invisible Tango.
Garry Marshall Theatre - Burbank - Presents:The Spitfire Grill - An American Musical 7/10/2019 - 8/11/2019 (next performance: Wednesday, 7/10/2019)
The Spitfire Grill is joyous American musical that bubbles over with toe-tapping fun and soaring, heart-felt melodies. Serving up sweeping anthems with a bluegrass-inspired orchestra, it will have you singing for days!
Festival Mozaic - San Luis Obispo - Presents:Chamber Series: Silver and GoldFriday, 8/2/2019
Michael Fine – Bassoon Quintet (World Premiere)
Francaix – Octet for two violins, viola, cello, bass, clarinet, bassoon, and horn
Beethoven – String Quartet in C minor, op. 18 no. 4
Turina – Piano Quintet in g minor, op. 1
Festival Mozaic - Arroyo Grande - Presents:UnClassical Series: Take 3Thursday, 8/1/2019
With a flair for the wild and unexpected, this genre-bending trio brings the refinement of a rigorous classical background and mixes it with rock star charisma. Whether performing their take on pop, jazz, or classical tunes, they bring enthusiasm to their interpretations and impart their love of music to audiences of all musical preferences.
The Chance Theater - Anaheim - Presents:Ragtime6/28/2019 - 7/28/2019 (next performance: Thursday, 7/11/2019)
Based on E.L. Doctorow’s acclaimed novel, this 13-time Tony-nominated musical paints a nostalgic and powerful portrait of three people — a stifled married woman from the upper classes, a determined Jewish immigrant and a daring young musician from Harlem — whose fates become unexpectedly intertwined.
Festival Mozaic - San Luis Obispo - Presents:Orchestra Series: Mozart in the MissionWednesday, 7/31/2019
Mozart – Overture to the Abduction from the Seraglio, K. 384
Mozart– Bassoon Concerto in B-flat Major, K. 191/186e (Fei Xie, bassoon)
Haydn – Cello Concerto in C major, Hob.VIIb:1 (Jonah Kim, cello)
Haydn – Symphony No. 100 in G major, Hob I:100 Military
LA Phil - Los Angeles - Presents:Dudamel Conducts Mahler’s 2nd Tuesday, 7/23/2019
Dudamel leads Mahler’s larger-than-life symphony of resurrection.
Music Academy of the West - Santa Barbara - Presents:Festival Artists Series: Academy Chamber OrchestraSaturday, 7/20/2019
Music Academy of the West Festival Artists Series
The Academy’s popular chamber music series combines unique ensembles of Music Academy teaching artists and fellows in cherished favorites and new revelations.
A complimentary, festive reception with the artists follows each performance outdoors in the Lobero Theatre Courtyard.
Skylight Theatre Company - Los Angeles - Presents:Bronco Billy – The Musical6/28/2019 - 7/21/2019 (next performance: Thursday, 7/11/2019)
Now Extended Through July 21st!
A World Premiere Musical at Skylight Theatre
“Spectacular. I cannot offer enough superlative-laden adjectives to describe the brilliance of the cast” – Broadway World
This upbeat new musical is about following your passion and living your dreams.
Shakespeare by the Sea - Mission Viejo - Presents:Henry V at Mission ViejoFriday, 7/19/2019
Performance is free. Henry V: Shakespeare’s most patriotic and inspiring play tells of a young King Henry V who seeks to unite his beloved England. After laying claim to French lands and being ridiculed, Henry marches off to war. Although sorely outnumbered, Henry rallies his troops and achieves a decisive victory in the famous Battle of Agincourt.
Hollywood Pantages Theatre - Los Angeles - Presents:Miss Saigon7/16/2019 - 8/11/2019 (next performance: Wednesday, 7/17/2019)
This is the epic story of a young Vietnamese woman named Kim. In a bar run by a notorious character called The Engineer, Kim meets an American G.I. That encounter will change their lives forever.
“A DYNAMITE BROADWAY REVIVAL.” - The New Yorker
LACMA - Los Angeles - Presents:Jazz at LACMA4/26/2019 - 11/15/2019 (next performance: Friday, 7/12/2019)
Jazz at LACMA features the art of jazz as practiced by leading Southern California artists. Celebrating over twenty years at LACMA, the program continues to be one of the museum’s most recognizable offerings.
Little Fish Theatre - San Pedro - Presents:The Nerd7/3/2019 - 7/28/2019 (next performance: Friday, 7/12/2019)
By Larry Shue
Directed by Don Schlossman
A side-splitting comedy about the outrageous lengths man one man goes through to rid himself of an unwelcome houseguest.
Cathedral of Our Lady of the Angels - Los Angeles - Presents:Organ Recital at the Cathedral - Free2/6/2019 - 1/8/2020 (next performance: Wednesday, 7/10/2019)
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
Center Theatre Group - Los Angeles - Presents:The Play That Goes Wrong7/9/2019 - 8/11/2019 (next performance: Tuesday, 7/9/2019)
What would happen if Sherlock Holmes and Monty Python had an illegitimate Broadway baby? You'd get 'The Play That Goes Wrong,' Broadway and London's award-winning smash comedy!