Event Listings

10/4/2017-10/25/2017 - next performance date: 10/18/2017
Walt is a gay wallflower. After a devastating break-up, Walt innocently places an ad on Craigslist for a new roommate. When other-worldly star Tilda Swinton (played by Tom Lenk from Buffy and creator of the viral hit Lenk’s Lewks for Less) shows up at his door and insists on moving in to “study” Walt for her next big movie role, things gets hysterically chaotic.
9/28/2017-11/5/2017 - next performance date: 10/18/2017
Boston Court presents the West Coast premiere of With Love and a Major Organ, written by Julia Lederer and directed by Jessica Kubzansky.
10/18/2017-11/5/2017 - next performance date: 10/18/2017
Produced to great acclaim by the Negro Ensemble Company, Samm-Art Williams’ brilliantly inventive, lyrically expressive play deals joyfully with the coming of age of a young black man from rural North Carolina. Tony and Drama Desk Award nominations for Best Play.
9/28/2017-10/19/2017 - next performance date: 10/18/2017
by Eric Overmyer directed by Richard Perloff A fearless feminine Victorian trio set out for Terra Incognita and find adventure, opens September 28
10/12/2017-10/21/2017 - next performance date: 10/18/2017
Sophie Treadwell's classic Machinal is a powerful drama that explores the deeply corrosive effects of misogyny in America. Machinal tells the story of Helen, a young woman who feels that every decision she makes merely moves her from one cage to another.
9/23/2017-11/19/2017 - next performance date: 10/18/2017
Deliciously dark, relentlessly brutal, fiercely funny. Lizzy Kimball, Darrell Larson and Jeff LeBeau form three points of a treacherous triangle in Conor McPherson’s new version of The Dance of Death by August Strindberg, running Sept. 23 through Nov. 19 at the Odyssey Theatre.
10/18/2017-11/15/2017 - next performance date: 10/18/2017
Deviled unleashes unspeakable horrors! A deranged & frightening journey awaits those brave enough.
10/19/2017-10/20/2017 - next performance date: 10/19/2017
One traumatic episode as a teenager can alter the way life flows – a two-night only solo show – and it’s FREE as part of the BFF Binge Free Festival of Theatre – your new BFF – the second annual official Santa Monica Fringe Festival.
10/6/2017-11/5/2017 - next performance date: 10/19/2017
Ayushi and Grace have just met. Both are pastor’s wives from the Midwest. Both are being held captive, locked in the basement pantry of a serial cannibal. But today, food isn’t the only thing on his mind. If Ayushi and Grace are to survive, they must win a series of mind games with their captor - a man with a peculiar, and frightening, dogma all his own.
10/19/2017-10/22/2017 - next performance date: 10/19/2017
The forecast is for fun and laughter when "An Evening with Fritz Coleman" arrives on the Colony stage. Everyone’s favorite weatherman shares his hilarious, insightful take on growing up and growing older. He proves that aging isn’t pretty … but it’s pretty funny!
9/9/2017-10/21/2017 - next performance date: 10/19/2017
Tom Jacobson’s shattering comedy illustrates the mutability of theater in Open Fist’s world premiere production.
10/5/2017-10/21/2017 - next performance date: 10/19/2017
The classic story of ambition and murder is updated to the 20th Century and given a twist in this out door presentation. WHAT: The Comedic Tragedy of Macbeth. A new take on a classic play. WHO: Text by William Shakespeare. Adapted and directed by Rebecca Lynne
10/19/2017-12/10/2017 - next performance date: 10/19/2017
Set among the decadent ruling class of pre-revolutionary France, this Olivier Award-winning play is a seductive and unsettling tale of sex and revenge in an all-too-recognizable world, where love is a blood sport played for glory and malice and men have all – almost all – the power.
10/19/2017-11/18/2017 - next performance date: 10/19/2017
Theatre of NOTE announces its production of the world premiere of HELLO STRANGER, written by Sharon Yablon and directed by Sarah Figoten Wilson. HELLO STRANGER, is about a man who has mixed feelings about returning to his hometown in the Inland Empire after having been away for many years.
10/15/2017-10/28/2017 - next performance date: 10/19/2017
Soprano Nino Machaidze, one of LA Opera’s favorite leading ladies, returns as a veiled priestess with a hidden past, pursued by two lifelong friends and romantic rivals
10/19/2017-11/9/2017 - next performance date: 10/19/2017
The Actors' Gym in association with the Whitefire Theatre presents the world premiere of Working 2017, conceived by Bobby Moresco (“Crash”), developed and directed by members of Bobby Moresco’s Actors Gym, produced by Bryan Rasmussen, Bobby Moresco, Will Clevinger and Elliot Smith. The play is a fresh look at the struggle of the middle class in Studs Terkel’s Working updated with new characters.
10/19/2017-10/22/2017 - next performance date: 10/19/2017
Two Halloween-influenced Art Parties and a Soundbath.
10/19/2017-10/19/2017 - next performance date: 10/19/2017
With Halloween almost here, SHINE storytellers are nearly done brewing their potent and true “Spooked” stories for the show on Thursday, October 19 at 7:00pm at the Santa Monica Playhouse.
9/3/2017-11/19/2017 - next performance date: 10/19/2017
A Noise Within Theatre Company Presents Mike Poulton's adaptation of Charles Dickens' A Tale of Two Cities live on stage!
10/13/2017-11/18/2017 - next performance date: 10/19/2017
The Glendale Centre Theatre is will be showing the hilarious Mark Twain Comedy "Is He Dead?" from October 13th to November 18! Come join us for one of the funniest nights at the theater you will never forget!
10/19/2017-12/17/2017 - next performance date: 10/19/2017
A couple leaves New York for the Midwest, then Hollywood, in search of happiness.
1/12/2017-1/11/2018 - next performance date: 10/19/2017
State of the Arts is a weekly series devoted to coverage of the performing arts in Los Angeles, and beyond... with emphasis on theatre, music, dance events, and stage spectaculars. Michael Sterling and Andrew David James offer astute reviews, insightful discussions, a live arts calendar, and live interviews with celebrity guests, stars of the arts, and the creative teams behind them.
10/19/2017-10/22/2017 - next performance date: 10/19/2017
Devised Works/Student Dance Concert Students create a program of original performance pieces based around a single theme. The pieces may be plays, spoken word, or visually oriented performances. Included are student choreographed dance pieces selected for the American College Dance Festival in January.
9/20/2017-10/22/2017 - next performance date: 10/19/2017
Inspired by world-renowned Opera diva Maria Callas’ magnificent JuiIliard master class series, Terrence McNally’s Tony Award-winning play spotlights the tour-de-force artist and vulnerable woman known as La Divina.
10/13/2017-10/29/2017 - next performance date: 10/20/2017
In 1963, a Black sorority comes under scrutiny after a prospective new member meets with a violent mishap. WHAT: The Daughters of the Kush. World Premiere engagement of a new play. WHO: Written by George W. Corbin. Directed by Veronica Thompson.
10/5/2017-10/31/2017 - next performance date: 10/20/2017
Zombie Joe's Underground Theater Group in North Hollywood for its Fifth Year of Nightmares... This Halloween season the darkened doors of Zombie Joe's Underground Theater Group will slowly slip open and summon guests inside to experience Urban Death: Tour of Terror.
9/29/2017-11/5/2017 - next performance date: 10/20/2017
West Coast Premiere written by Ike Holter and directed by Deena Selenow. From the playwright and producers of "Hit the Wall" comes this fierce and funny new work about the chaotic final days of an urban public high school. "Exit Strategy" is a riveting, edge-of-your-seat drama from a vital new voice in American playwriting. 
10/7/2017-11/4/2017 - next performance date: 10/20/2017
The company and creative team behind the critically acclaimed "Punch and Judy" and "The Faggot King or The Troublesome Reign and Lamentable Death of Edward the Second" present "The Final Girl," an original 80s slasher-horror play guaranteed to heighten the enjoyment of the Halloween season.
10/20/2017-10/29/2017 - next performance date: 10/20/2017
Feathers of Fire: A Persian Epic is a visually breathtaking cinematic shadow play for all ages.
9/14/2017-10/22/2017 - next performance date: 10/20/2017
Dually inspired by Calderón’s Spanish Golden Age Drama The Physician Of His Own Honor and the 1990 documentary Paris is Burning, which detailed New York’s then-underground drag queen “ball culture,” this fierce and funny new play by Boni B. Alvarez is set in the heart of L.A.’s Historic Filipinotown.
9/9/2017-10/22/2017 - next performance date: 10/20/2017
DBA STUDIO Presents David Harrower’s Dark Drama BLACKBIRD You're Only As Dark As Your Secrets Directed by Don Bloomfield Starring Cali Fleming and Michael Connors
10/13/2017-10/28/2017 - next performance date: 10/20/2017
Force of Nature brings the next chapter of their anthology theatrical haunt experience with "Fallen Saints: Dia de Los Muertos."
9/21/2017-10/29/2017 - next performance date: 10/20/2017
Actors Co-op Theatre Company presents The 39 Steps, adapted by Patrick Barlow from the novel by John Buchan and film by Alfred Hitchcock, directed by Kevin Chesley, produced by Jorie Janeway.
10/13/2017-11/5/2017 - next performance date: 10/20/2017
ShoWorks Entertainment presents Donald Margulies’ “Collected Stories”, directed by Christine Dunford, starring Susan Fisher and Gretchen Goode. This provocative, taut two-character play is about a renowned short story writer who mentors graduate students.
10/20/2017-11/19/2017 - next performance date: 10/20/2017
Two new plays offer radically different takes on the search for redemption when IAMA Theatre Company opens its 10th Anniversary Season with two company member-written world premieres. "Sinner's Laundry" a fast-paced, edgy sci-fi comedy and "Redline" a haunting journey toward redemption.
10/20/2017-11/13/2017 - next performance date: 10/20/2017
Company of Angels, Los Angeles’ Oldest Professional Theater, Debuts: 'This Land' by Mexican-American Playwright Evangeline Ordaz A deep, painful, joyful story about one extended California family with roots in different parts of the world, who make their home on the same plot of Southern California land over 150 years.
9/29/2017-11/4/2017 - next performance date: 10/20/2017
Klaus Kinski (1926-1991) is one of the most celebrated and controversial actors in the history of world cinema. The reckless abandon with which he approached both life and art left him tortured, demonized and worshiped. He now resurrects to shake your souls with one last command performance. THE SECOND COMING OF KLAUS KINSKI.
9/29/2017-10/28/2017 - next performance date: 10/20/2017
THE HOUSE ON MANGO STREET centers around the life of young Latina Esperanza Cordero, as she undergoes her personal journey into adulthood. As she matures, Esperanza encounters the harsh realities of puberty as well the hardships witnessed in her family and her Mango Street neighborhood. Despite all she witnesses and endures, Esperanza seeks hope and persists toward a better future.
10/20/2017-10/20/2017 - next performance date: 10/20/2017
“A delightful musical with a timeless message!” hails the Argonaut. “A wonderful theatrical experience!” raves Between Pages. It’s the acclaimed Rudie-DeCarlo musical comedy, a charmingly original adaptation of that most gloriously romantic love story, with a brand-new inclusive twist.
10/14/2017-10/21/2017 - next performance date: 10/20/2017
Neil LaBute’s first published work, BASH is the story of ordinary people hiding a monstrous secret. This trio of unforgettable personal accounts resulted in LabBute’s excommunication from the Mormon Church.
10/20/2017-12/2/2017 - next performance date: 10/20/2017
“a feminine ending," by Sarah Treem, is a gentle, bittersweet comedy about a girl who knows what she wants, but not quite how to get it. Her parents are getting divorced, her fiancé is almost famous, her first love reappears, and there's a lot of noise in her head, but none of it is music. Until the end.
9/22/2017-10/21/2017 - next performance date: 10/20/2017
By Marc Camoletti, translated by Beverly Cross & Francis Evans Directed by Cylan Brown Zany farce involving a man with three fiancees and scheduling issues.
10/20/2017-10/20/2017 - next performance date: 10/20/2017
“A tremendously moving show, disguised as an evening of comic songs.” – Fringe Review. A man meets a ghost on the beach. Their chance at reconciliation lies in the songs that hold their memories. Russian soldiers, horse races, cockfights and Steve Martin, all play a role in this one man musical by Bill Berry, directed by Kelly DeSarla.
10/20/2017-11/19/2017 - next performance date: 10/20/2017
Director/writer Robert Allan Ackerman weaves a suspenseful and comical story about a stage director and an ex-patriot American writer confronting each other over the rights to a classic mystery novel. What ensues when they meet is a mental wrestling match, a cat and mouse game and the eventual unveiling of a deeply guarded secret involving sex, art, literature, and the painter Francis Bacon.
10/14/2017-11/12/2017 - next performance date: 10/20/2017
Welcome to Kraszny, Russia, where corruption is the tradition, the Mayor rules, and the only thing that could go wrong would be a government inspector showing up to ask questions. To start our first season in our new home, the PNT Company brings Nikolai Gogol's uproarious comedy to life in Lance Davis's world premiere adaptation.
9/29/2017-11/4/2017 - next performance date: 10/20/2017
Explore different aspects of Klaus Kinski's life through relics, curios, exhibits, film installations, live conversations and more.
10/13/2017-10/29/2017 - next performance date: 10/20/2017
Turn Me Loose is a new comedic drama about the extraordinary and explosive life of Dick Gregory - starring Tony Winner and Scandal star Joe Morton - that shines a light on the first black comedian to expose white audiences to racial comedy.
9/8/2017-10/22/2017 - next performance date: 10/20/2017
10/20/2017-10/20/2017 - next performance date: 10/20/2017
Timeline: 27 is a participatory storytelling show about change, growth, and destiny. Storyteller, Johanna Middleton, will spotlight story-worthy moments in her life that have informed the trajectory of her current life path, while encouraging her audience to reflect on the pivotal points of change in their own lives.
10/13/2017-11/19/2017 - next performance date: 10/20/2017
After the collapse of civilization, a group of survivors keep the spark of human spirit alive by telling stories around a campfire. As the years wear on, these stories expand into the realm of legend and myth.
9/17/2017-11/11/2017 - next performance date: 10/20/2017
A Noise Within presents Jean Giraudoux's The Madwoman of Chaillot live on stage! A can't miss rallying-cry for those who crave a satisfying David vs. Goliath fable in the form of incisive, side-splittingly funny theatre.
9/29/2017-11/12/2017 - next performance date: 10/20/2017
RESOLVING HEDDA Written by Jon Klein Directed by Maria Gobetti Produced by Maria Gobetti, Tom Ormeny, Katie Witkowski
10/20/2017-11/12/2017 - next performance date: 10/20/2017
Coin & Ghost, built to remix mythologies, presents its inaugural production.
10/20/2017-10/29/2017 - next performance date: 10/20/2017
By Adrianne Harrop Taking place in today's Syria, 'Lovin' Lady' weaves the tale of a photojournalist who is sent to get the story on the valiant all female Kurdish militia fighting against ISIS and his love back in Nashville. His journey is accented with country music from his Nashville love.
10/20/2017-11/19/2017 - next performance date: 10/20/2017
TOLSTOY IN SUFFOLK a play about two men who play a dangerous cat and mouse game that leads to the eventual unveiling of a deeply guarded secret.
10/13/2017-11/17/2017 - next performance date: 10/20/2017
Presented through a series of revolving stories, RED SAND is at once non-linear, chaotic, cathartic, and undeniably relatable. Using an evocative dreamscape of sights, sounds, and sensuality, journey through the capricious stages of loss and hope, walk on the edge of the thin line between the sensations, real or imaginary, true or false, of what frees and fetters us
10/21/2017-10/21/2017 - next performance date: 10/21/2017
Just returned from Edinburgh, where it played to consistently sold out houses, “The 730 Review” hails it as “An extraordinary exploration into the world from a female perspective. Made by women, about women, The Emotional Immune System is a bold and empowering production with three powerhouse performances.
10/15/2017-11/26/2017 - next performance date: 10/21/2017
"CRITICS CHOICE" - LA Times "TOP TEN" Stage Raw Pacific Resident Theatre topically reimagines Eugene Ionesco’s comic masterpiece.
10/21/2017-10/21/2017 - next performance date: 10/21/2017
Just like day 37 of a real Indian Wedding but funnier! Always wanted to attend an Indian Wedding, but don’t have the right friends? Join sisters Pinky and Bubbly on Sangeet night (the biggest party of the wedding events) as they present a variety of comedy, dance, and music acts in celebration of their brother’s wedding. Expect all the vivacity, volume and vibrance of a Bollywood Extravaganza!
10/14/2017-3/3/2018 - next performance date: 10/21/2017
Interactive musical for young audiences, based on the classic tale. Storybook Theatre’s fun-filled version of the famous story has lots of singing, dancing, and audience participation…and even a comical ballet…as the Ugly Duckling learns valuable lessons from the audience, Mama Duck and her companion dog as she transforms into a beautiful swan right before your eyes.
10/1/2017-11/19/2017 - next performance date: 10/21/2017
A hilarious, daring and just-a-touch racy comedy that takes you on the roller-coaster-ride of a thirty-eight year (and counting) marriage - the successes, the disappointments, the sex, the traumas, the traumas about sex and the budget and the children and generally about the adventure of casting your lot with another human being…for life.
9/9/2017-11/12/2017 - next performance date: 10/21/2017
Her post-mortem instructions were hidden in a very specific place — but in the time leading up to her mom’s death, Jennie Fahn uncovered more about her than could be contained in any envelope. A comedy about life, loss, and being of sound mind and body. Running time is 80 minutes.
9/23/2017-10/29/2017 - next performance date: 10/21/2017
Lynchburg, Virginia. The former site of a thriving cotton mill is now an impoverished neighborhood. Deeply affected by all of the recent killings, Ruffrino, a 14 year old “militant,” incites riots at school and online. More and more at odds with his mother and grandfather, the boys’ anger grows beyond containment while the family home literally sinks into the cotton field & no one seems to notice.
9/23/2017-10/28/2017 - next performance date: 10/21/2017
Bono orders a pizza delivery to get back in touch with The Common Man in this trippy, award-winning satire on celebrity culture wrapped in a parody of "Waiting for Godot" - Theatrical Play. Comedy. 60 mins. Hollywood Fringe Festival Best Comedy Nominee. TheTVolution.com Best Fringe Comedy Award Winner. Encore Producers' Award Winner. Written and directed by Richard Lucas.
8/5/2017-11/11/2017 - next performance date: 10/21/2017
The Glendale Centre Theatre presents their new Children's Theatre production of Puss in Boots. A tap dancing, big band twist on the classic fairy tale you know and love. Join us for GCT’s jazzy rendition of Puss in Boots!
8/12/2017-11/18/2017 - next performance date: 10/21/2017
Fasten your seat belt, Padre. It’s going to be a bumpy night.” An unnamed, middle-aged Los Angeles actress, at a crisis point in her life, confesses her sins to an unseen priest in L.A. Woman – The Confession, a one-woman drama being read at Beyond Baroque in Venice. The story of a struggling woman, recounting her childhood and career, builds to an explosive revelation — her “really big sin.”
10/21/2017-10/29/2017 - next performance date: 10/21/2017
Two sisters get into a huge fight on the phone not really, but yeah. A new play performed simultaneously in Philadelphia and Los Angeles
10/16/2017-10/30/2017 - next performance date: 10/21/2017
"TOP TEN" - Stage Raw "OVATION Recommended" There is a new kind of American in search of the old dreams that may not exist in our country anymore. WET: A DACAmented Journey is the story of what it means to be an American in every sense of the word except for one: on paper.
9/2/2017-12/30/2017 - next performance date: 10/21/2017
Celebrating a 6-year run! Fun (and appropriate) for all ages 2yrs-200, this show, directed by Frank Caeti, features improv games that rely on audience suggestions and participation. Great for the whole family! We are the Bugs Bunny of improv come be a part of the show! Tickets $5*
9/13/2017-11/5/2017 - next performance date: 10/21/2017
Three years after Hurricane Katrina, the unhealed wounds of New Orleans' Lower 9th Ward continue to fester. In this powerful, funny and deeply moving mother-daughter story, 14-year-old runaway Kali embarks on a journey to pick through the wreckage of what used to be her life, rhyming, stealing and scamming her way through the still-destroyed neighborhood.
10/8/2017-11/18/2017 - next performance date: 10/22/2017
A Noise Within Theatre Company presents George Bernard Shaw's Mrs. Warren's Profession live on stage!
10/22/2017-10/25/2017 - next performance date: 10/22/2017
Josh and Brennan are about to get married in Palm Springs on a lovely Saturday afternoon. However, the night before becomes a drunken, drug-fueled riot, because their friend Gerry has arrived, furious that their invitation says “please refrain from wearing bright colors or bold patterns.” In the struggle for equality, what do we really want? What do we lose? And is there any cocaine left?
10/22/2017-11/19/2017 - next performance date: 10/22/2017
Naked In Alaska is an autobiographical award-winning solo show told with a rockin’ 90s playlist, live pole dancing, and over a dozen characters played by Valerie Hager herself, “Naked In Alaska” is an “unflinching… funny, fierce, and physically impressive solo show.” (Edinburgh Spotlight)
10/1/2017-10/29/2017 - next performance date: 10/22/2017
A performing artist confronts the ups and downs and struggles of his life and career and is led to the conclusion that his voice and his music are the keys to his success.
10/22/2017-10/22/2017 - next performance date: 10/22/2017
Fiasco Physical Theatre is coming back for the second Art Walk at the Brewery experience. Inspired by original large scale paintings and lighting installations made from reclaimed wood surviving Santa Clarita forest fire, Fiasco Physical Theatre is creating a unique immersive experience at the Brewery ArtWalk. Sunday October 22, from 2-5pm every half hour at Studio 227.
10/23/2017-10/23/2017 - next performance date: 10/23/2017
This participatory theater program examines the conflicting mandates of contemporary immigration policy and the precepts of constitutional freedoms.
10/23/2017-10/23/2017 - next performance date: 10/23/2017
Linke, best known for his role as Officer Arthur "Artie" Grossman in CHiPs and his acclaimed play and HBO Special Time Flies When You’re Alive, takes you on a journey about the enormity of life, the power of love, and the importance of acknowledging all those who have helped along the way.
10/23/2017-10/23/2017 - next performance date: 10/23/2017
Staged reading of Neil Simon's hit comedy.
10/26/2017-11/19/2017 - next performance date: 10/26/2017
Inspired by true story, ‘The Red Dress’ explores politics, art, romance in Germany between the first and second World Wars.
10/26/2017-11/5/2017 - next performance date: 10/26/2017
William Shakespeare’s “Twelfth Night” will be staged by the Glendale Community College Theatre Arts Department for a two-weekend run in the Auditorium Mainstage Theatre beginning Thursday, Oct. 26.
10/26/2017-10/28/2017 - next performance date: 10/26/2017
Acclaimed ‘Dark Heart of Poe’ Returns for Halloween Weekend
10/26/2017-10/26/2017 - next performance date: 10/26/2017
As a Halloween-time movie treat, "Damien: Omen II", starring "South Pasadena's own" William Holden, will be screened in the Library Community Room on Thursday, October 26 at 7 p.m.
10/26/2017-11/4/2017 - next performance date: 10/26/2017
A musical about two guys writing a musical about two guys writing a musical.
10/26/2017-11/19/2017 - next performance date: 10/26/2017
Film icon Danny Glover and Emmy winner June Angela star in this examination of the troubled marriage of an aging Black former soldier and his Japanese wife.
10/27/2017-11/19/2017 - next performance date: 10/27/2017
Marie Curie, the brilliant scientist, is also revealed as a passionate woman.
10/28/2017-10/28/2017 - next performance date: 10/28/2017
Amazing Prizes! Open Bar! Catered Food! Astounding Fun! The Group Rep is holding their 5th Annual Poker Tournament Fundraiser, Saturday, October 28th, 3:00 pm to 8:00 pm, to raise money to continue to offer quality theatre to patrons. Doors open 3:00 pm with catered food and Open Bar available, WLA Poker tutorial 3:30 pm, and games begin 4:00 pm.
10/1/2017-10/29/2017 - next performance date: 10/28/2017
“ABSOLUTELY GREAT!” (showmag.com). “An absolute family treat!” (The Tolucan Times). It’s the classic Family Theatre Halloween musical for Kids 2 to 102 – the heartwarming Rudie-DeCarlo tale of the aptly-named Candy, a sweet young girl who learns some surprising lessons about life, love, laughter, and sugar, from a delightful array of characters who take her on a magical All Hallow’s Eve adventure.
10/28/2017-10/28/2017 - next performance date: 10/28/2017
“She’s a dynamo! Jassem’s vivid descriptions of her life are beautifully drawn but she also goes through some tough times. Her personal story is dramatic, funny and moving!” raves the San Francisco Fringe Review. Is it a boy…or is it a girl?
10/28/2017-10/31/2017 - next performance date: 10/28/2017
Jean Cocteau’s stunningly beautiful 1946 cinematic masterpiece is recast with an enchanting new soundtrack by Philip Glass.
10/29/2017-12/3/2017 - next performance date: 10/29/2017
A warm, funny journey through one woman’s experiences in the animal rescue world as she finds parallels of her own story. Twice adopted, Lisa Wharton faces her own fears of abandonment and the guilt of not being able to protect the ones she loves and finds hope, one rescue at a time.
11/2/2017-11/18/2017 - next performance date: 11/2/2017
Barker Room Rep presents Erin Courtney's A MAP OF VIRTUE, a romantic, mysterious play exploring coincidence, circumstance and the relationship between people and objects. Described by the New York Times as “a delicate gem", A MAP OF VIRTUE is a haunting, strange middle-of-the-night adventure.
11/2/2017-12/10/2017 - next performance date: 11/2/2017
A new production of Alfred Uhry's 1988 Pulitzer Prize-winning play starring DONNA MILLS and directed by Heather Provost. Also starring James Leo Ryan and Arthur Richardson.
11/2/2017-11/12/2017 - next performance date: 11/2/2017
WOKE!: A Revolutionary Cabaret promises to be an explosion of music, movement, and expression.
11/2/2017-11/19/2017 - next performance date: 11/2/2017
Latino Theater Company presents ‘Encuentro de las Américas’: 14 theater companies from across the Americas, one vibrant celebration in the heart of downtown Los Angeles.
11/3/2017-11/26/2017 - next performance date: 11/3/2017
We proudly present a world-premiere of an original translation of August Strindberg’s Miss Julie.
11/3/2017-12/17/2017 - next performance date: 11/3/2017
Actors Co-op Theatre Company presents Moss Hart and George F. Kaufman’s beloved comedy classic THE MAN WHO CAME TO DINNER, directed by Linda Kerns, produced by Thomas Chavira, about the nightmare holiday guest who never leaves – or so it seems.
11/4/2017-12/3/2017 - next performance date: 11/4/2017
Sybil Harris as Billie Holiday in a song-filled bio with a live jazz combo.
11/5/2017-11/26/2017 - next performance date: 11/5/2017
Broadway World’s Don Grigware hails it as “A Pulsating Musical Journey with Astounding Barbara Minkus, a dynamically talented singer/actress who commands the stage. Her incredible light shines brightly at every moment. She may not think she's famous, but she will live on in our hearts....and that's about as famous as one could wish to be.”
11/5/2017-11/5/2017 - next performance date: 11/5/2017
Star-studded staged reading of a new comedy about competing poets
11/9/2017-11/9/2017 - next performance date: 11/9/2017
Theatre Raymond Kabbaz is proud to present a captivating one-man performance by acclaimed French actor, Jean-Michel Richaud, portraying Vincent Van Gogh, on November 9, 2017 at 7:30pm.
11/9/2017-11/12/2017 - next performance date: 11/9/2017
Based on Ingmar Bergman's classic film, Persona is a provocative and artistically complex depiction of human frailty, cruelty and identity.
11/10/2017-11/12/2017 - next performance date: 11/10/2017
The daughter of legendary musician, Bill Pursell. Actress/singer, Laura Pursell got her first national recognition, when she sang for Betty and President Gerald Ford. She has recorded 5 albums and performed with established performers including Earl Palmer, Al Viola, Don Most, Judy Norton, the Les Brown Orchestra, etc. She reached international acclaim performing in Russia and Ireland.
11/10/2017-12/16/2017 - next performance date: 11/10/2017
Coeurage Theatre Company, LA’s Pay What You Want theatre company, presents the final production of its eighth season, "The Secret in the Wings" by Mary Zimmerman. Directed by Coeurage Associate Artistic Director Joseph V. Calarco.
11/10/2017-11/12/2017 - next performance date: 11/10/2017
One woman show about surviving a bizarre childhood in Nashville, Tennessee
11/10/2017-12/16/2017 - next performance date: 11/10/2017
by Cricket Daniel Can the Christmas spirit be restored after being stranded in the airport, opens November 10
11/11/2017-12/16/2017 - next performance date: 11/11/2017
A Winter's Tale is a lively musical adaptation of Dickens’ A Christmas Carol which showcases both the humor and pathos of the classic 1843 story of spiritual renewal and redemption. The show uses a variety of musical theatre styles--pop, rock, calypso, Irish jig, and standard--to recreate the beloved tale that has become a holiday favorite for children and adults. 
11/15/2017-12/31/2017 - next performance date: 11/15/2017
Broadway’s big, fat Roman musical!
11/16/2017-12/2/2017 - next performance date: 11/16/2017
Polaroid Stories mixes poetry and profanity to tell a kaleidoscopic tale of young people living on the streets that asks us to contemplate the myths we create about ourselves.
11/17/2017-12/31/2017 - next performance date: 11/17/2017
The Group Rep presents William Shakespeare’s beloved popular comedy A MIDSUMMER NIGHT’S DREAM, directed by Marc Singer, produced by Mannette Antill. This romantic fantasy, set in royal court and enchanted forest, weaves together four plots all joined to the upcoming nuptials of the Duke and his Amazon queen.
11/19/2017-11/19/2017 - next performance date: 11/19/2017
from Imago Theatre
11/19/2017-11/19/2017 - next performance date: 11/19/2017
After twenty five years, the ground breaking Arroyo Arts Collective Annual Discovery Tour is going out with a bang! Our last Tour will be Sunday, November 19, 2017 from 9:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. and admission is free.
11/21/2017-12/31/2017 - next performance date: 11/21/2017
Welcome to the ‘90s—the 1590s—long before the dawn of premium tickets, star casting, and reminders to turn off your cell phones. Brothers Nick and Nigel Bottom (Tony® nominee Rob McClure and Broadway’s Josh Grisetti) are desperate to write a hit play but are stuck in the shadow of that Renaissance rock star known as “The Bard” (Tony nominee Adam Pascal).
11/24/2017-11/26/2017 - next performance date: 11/24/2017
West Side Story Walt Disney Concert Hall Friday, November 24th at 8PM Sunday, November 26th at 2PM Artists Los Angeles Philharmonic David Newman, conductor
11/25/2017-11/25/2017 - next performance date: 11/25/2017
In this brand new all-ages rock musical, the beloved Grimm Brothers tale is brought to life with a rock and roll score by Grammy-nominated songwriter Justin Roberts and set amidst an animated wonderland inspired by the whimsy of Lemony Snicket and Roald Dahl. This sparkling fable is wicked fun for the whole family!
11/28/2017-12/17/2017 - next performance date: 11/28/2017
A classic tale goes rogue in Vesturport’s bold new twist on the world’s most infamous outlaw.
12/1/2017-12/23/2017 - next performance date: 12/1/2017
A Noise Within Theatre Company presents Charles Dickens' A Christmas Carol live on stage!
12/1/2017-12/25/2017 - next performance date: 12/1/2017
“Hilarious…smartly executed…a side splitter…” - LA TIMES Critics Pick “Ingenious…priceless” - LA WEEKLY Pick of the Week “Comedic Perfection…Laugh out loud funny…” - BACKSTAGE Critics Pick SANTASIA - A Holiday Comedy” created by Shaun and Brandon Loeser, directed by Shaun Loeser, is celebrating its 18th year.
12/2/2017-12/2/2017 - next performance date: 12/2/2017
Chris Isaacson Presents and Matthew Herrmann present the Los Angeles premiere of Bianca Del Rio in Peaches Christ’s hit theatrical parody "Sheetlejuice" for one night only at the Ricardo Montalban Theatre in Hollywood.
12/3/2017-12/3/2017 - next performance date: 12/3/2017
Musical by Justin Roberts & Ernie Nolan
12/7/2017-12/14/2017 - next performance date: 12/7/2017
Need a laugh this Christmas? The fruitcakes of Reduced Shakespeare Company take you on an irreverent yet heartwarming trip through the holidays. It’s the Annual Holiday Variety Show and Christmas Pageant at St. Everybody’s Non-Denominational Universalist Church, where all faiths are welcome because we’ll believe anything! It’s festive funny physical family fun as these Three Wise Guys send-up and celebrate your favorite winter holiday traditions. Let RSC rekindle the joy, inner-child and familial dysfunction inside us all!
12/7/2017-12/14/2017 - next performance date: 12/7/2017
Join us as we transform La Mirada Theatre into a winter wonderland and bring holiday cheer to theatre-goers of all ages. Featuring state-of-the-art 45-foot LED walls, over 6,000 costumes and 30 festive scene changes. Creatively produced and choreographed, these ‘fun for the whole family’ musical numbers range from hip- hopping penguins, dancing Santas, and The Nutcracker Suite, to Toyland, The Polar Express and Christmas choral music including Handel’s Messiah.
12/8/2017-12/17/2017 - next performance date: 12/8/2017
The Wizard of Oz, the musical, is an enchanting revision of the all-time movie classic. Developed from the ever-popular MGM screenplay, it contains the beloved songs from the Oscar-winning movie score, all the favorite characters and iconic moments! Dont miss you chance to rediscover the story of Oz in this fantastic musical treat!
12/10/2017-12/10/2017 - next performance date: 12/10/2017
A Musical Showcase of Renowned Artists Hila Plitmann and Eric Whitacre Paired with Performance Poetry An evening of unforgettable music and literature featuring GRAMMY® award-winning soprano Hila Plitmann and GRAMMY® award–winning composer/conductor Eric Whitacre, along with California Poet Laurate Dana Gioia, and poets Elise Paschen and Douglas Manuel.
12/14/2017-12/15/2017 - next performance date: 12/14/2017
Standing at the Water's Edge Cristina Mittermeier, marine biologist/photographer
12/23/2017-12/23/2017 - next performance date: 12/23/2017
The wildly popular PBS show “Christmas with The Celts” comes LIVE to La Mirada after 3 years on the air! This high-stepping spirited show presents a perfect combination of modern Christmas hits, lively Irish Carols, spontaneous humor, thrilling Irish dancing, a children’s choir and lush string arrangements, giving audiences a most memorable Christmas experience. “Christmas with The Celts” isn’t just a concert it’s a celebration of the holiday spirit perfect for the whole family.
12/26/2017-12/29/2017 - next performance date: 12/26/2017
Theatre 360 winter break camp returns Tuesday December 26th! Featuring the selections from the musical Matilda, your kids will be clamoring for The Chokey Chant as they act, sing, and dance their way into the New Year! Mornings feature a rotation of classes in acting, voice, and dance with the afternoon spent applying those skills while rehearsing and building a modified musical performance of Mat
1/10/2018-3/31/2018 - next performance date: 1/10/2018
From the producer of The Lion King comes the timeless story of Disney's ALADDIN, a thrilling new production filled with unforgettable beauty, magic, comedy and breathtaking spectacle. It’s an extraordinary theatrical event where one lamp and three wishes make the possibilities infinite.
1/12/2018-1/12/2018 - next performance date: 1/12/2018
The thrilling voice of Man of La Mancha returns! Broadway veteran Davis Gaines brings his intimate evening of song to the La Mirada stage for one performance only. The New York Post said of his Carnegie Hall debut, “a breathtaking concert artist...the way he can express great tenderness one moment, great power the next, seems little short of miraculous.”
1/13/2018-1/13/2018 - next performance date: 1/13/2018
A high-energy, musical sketch comedy show performed at standing microphones in the Lovelace Studio Theater that is equal parts Monty Python, Schoolhouse Rock and A Prairie Home Companion.
1/27/2018-1/27/2018 - next performance date: 1/27/2018
A high-profile senior analyst for CNN and staff writer for The New Yorker, Jeffrey Toobin is an unbiased, deeply analytic (and often very funny) expert on American law, politics and media. Toobin gives us an unparalleled view into the inner workings of the Supreme Court and its influence, as well as insight into how our recent elections will shape the court and, in turn, the nation.
1/31/2018-3/4/2018 - next performance date: 1/31/2018
Edward Albee’s poignant work about his friend, one of the most singular sculptors of the 20th century
1/31/2018-3/11/2018 - next performance date: 1/31/2018
A janitor. A software mogul. A college grad. An IRS paper-pusher. Although they live thousands of miles apart, these four people share a secret: they’re recovering addicts who have found a safe haven in an online chat room. There, with liberal doses of jokes and bullying, they help each other navigate the broken terrain of their lives. But when an Iraq War veteran’s tragedy spills...
2/3/2018-2/3/2018 - next performance date: 2/3/2018
Dazzling audiences for more than 45 years, this Swiss-based troupe transcends cultural barriers and sparks the imagination with its unique, nonverbal theatrical style. Bringing to life the large-scale masks they’re famous for, and adding a dose of uncanny acrobatics, their brand new creation, you & me, is a visually stunning spectacle that celebrates the timeless love and mutual joy between the audience and performers of MUMMENSCHANZ!
2/4/2018-4/6/2018 - next performance date: 2/4/2018
The dogs of war are unleashed and a charismatic Warrior King emerges in Shakespeare’s breathtaking depiction of the Battle of Agincourt. But the events before and after the decisive victory temper the fervor of nationalism—and paint a nuanced portrait of the introspective Henry, who learns that the attributes that make an inspirational leader often come in conflict with those that make a good man.
2/8/2018-2/11/2018 - next performance date: 2/8/2018
Seven-year-old orphan Pip’s encounter with an escaped convict begins a series of events that will change his life forever.
2/14/2018-3/29/2018 - next performance date: 2/14/2018
After last season’s sold-out engagement with Audra McDonald, Sirius XM Radio star Seth Rudetsky returns to the Bram Goldsmith Theater with other musical theater luminaries to host more intoxicating concerts for Broadway @ The Wallis.
2/14/2018-2/14/2018 - next performance date: 2/14/2018
The perfect Valentine’s “date night” special! You won’t be Strangers in the Night when The Rat Pack’s romantic melodies are given the swingin’ treatment of the sensational trio “3 Men and a Baby... Grand!” With their smooth harmonies, each singer brings star power -- from Broadway shows to symphonic stages - with snazzy arrangements cooked up by the musical director for Liza Minnelli.
2/22/2018-3/11/2018 - next performance date: 2/22/2018
Hailed as an icon of style, grace and strength, famous for her allure and piercing sensuality, much has been written and said about America’s most popular First Lady—although the one detail usually omitted is that Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis was human.
2/23/2018-3/11/2018 - next performance date: 2/23/2018
Partners in life and on canvas, Marc and Bella Chagall are immortalized as having one of the most romantic marriages of the 20th Century.The Flying Lovers of Vitebsk traces the young couple as they navigate the Pogroms, the Russian Revolution and each other
2/25/2018-4/8/2018 - next performance date: 2/25/2018
An unexpected windfall offers a life-changing option for the Youngers, an African-American family living in a cramped South Side Chicago apartment. Competing visions and high stakes threaten to tear apart a family already facing pre-civil rights America. Lorraine Hansberry’s seminal work (“A play that changed American theatre forever”—New York Times) remains a resonant story of hope, inspiration,
3/7/2018-3/7/2018 - next performance date: 3/7/2018
Sponsored by Ellen and Doug Weitman Tony Nominee Jarrod Spector has graced the Broadway stage for six years as Frankie Valli in Jersey Boys and for three years as Barry Mann in Beautiful: The Carole King Musical, but the journey began years before.
3/10/2018-3/10/2018 - next performance date: 3/10/2018
Set sail with this classic Gilbert and Sullivan comedy that boasts one of the most famous patter songs in musical theatre history—“Major-General’s Song!” Throw in a band of tenderhearted pirates, a young man named Frederic, a bevy of beauties, a brash Pirate King and you’ve got what The New York Times calls “an endearing production with high musical standards and spirited performances!”
3/15/2018-3/16/2018 - next performance date: 3/15/2018
Between River and Rim: Hiking the Grand Canyon Pete McBride, photographer/filmmaker Kevin Fedarko, writer
3/17/2018-3/17/2018 - next performance date: 3/17/2018
Spend a rousing evening with the leading connoisseur of life’s cherished moments, as Garrison Keillor returns with his wonderfully wry anecdotes about growing up in the Midwest, the people of Lake Wobegon, and “late-life fatherhood.”
3/18/2018-3/18/2018 - next performance date: 3/18/2018
They’re back! With star performances on Ellen, Oprah and Animal Planet’s Pet Stars, these canine daredevils will thrill the entire family with doggone amazing tricks. All former rescue dogs and all first-rate show stoppers, these adorable athletes perform more delightful antics than you can shake a stick at.
3/21/2018-4/22/2018 - next performance date: 3/21/2018
Neil Simon’s “love letter” to his early career as a TV writer
3/22/2018-3/22/2018 - next performance date: 3/22/2018
PostSecret blog creator Frank Warren introduced the world to a collection of highly personal and artfully decorated postcards mailed anonymously from around the world, exposing the soulful secrets we never voice. Since PostSecret’s inception, Warren has received over 1,000,000 anonymous secrets on homemade postcards.
3/24/2018-3/24/2018 - next performance date: 3/24/2018
Aquila’s Hamlet sheds new light on this tragic story through its innovative use of movement, design, sound, and superb acting to vividly explore the depths of rage, madness, love and death brought about by a culture of obsessive personal ambition. Aquila’s productions of Shakespeare are “beautifully spoken, dramatically revealing and crystalline in effect.” The New Yorker
4/3/2018-4/22/2018 - next performance date: 4/3/2018
The ultimate love story continues in LOVE NEVER DIES, Andrew Lloyd Webber’s spellbinding sequel to The Phantom of the Opera. This story of boundless love, full of passion and drama, follows one of the most successful musicals of all time, which has now been seen by more than 130 million people worldwide and is the winner of over 50 international awards.
4/17/2018-4/17/2018 - next performance date: 4/17/2018
In 2003, the animated French feature The Triplets of Belleville swept the globe, along with its Oscar-nominated score by Benoit Charest, which grabbed audiences by the ears and dragged them into the streets of 1920s Paris and Le Jazz Hot.
4/18/2018-4/18/2018 - next performance date: 4/18/2018
An Evening with Patricia Ward Kelly
4/21/2018-5/20/2018 - next performance date: 4/21/2018
ANW’s most requested production is back: Your favorite Resident Artists, along with some new faces, are ready to rein in the chaos of this joyfully out-of-control British farce about the auspiciously titled play-within-a-play Nothing On. Step behind the curtain and meet the under-rehearsed and over-worked cast and crew with a penchant for drama more personal than professional. As the production pr
4/22/2018-4/22/2018 - next performance date: 4/22/2018
Can Jon Wee and Owen Morse save the world through laughter and dangerous stunts? Finalists on America’s Got Talent, The Passing Zone has been wowing audiences for decades with their award-winning combination of comedy, dexterity, danger, and hilarity.
4/27/2018-5/20/2018 - next performance date: 4/27/2018
The soul of the blues wails out full and strong in Blues in the Night, the scorching, Tony and Olivier Award-nominated musical.
5/3/2018-5/27/2018 - next performance date: 5/3/2018
Andrew Lloyd Webber, the man who brought rock and romance to Broadway, is back with a new heart-stirring hit. SCHOOL OF ROCK is a New York Times Critics’ Pick and “AN INSPIRING JOLT OF ENERGY, JOY AND MAD SKILLZ!” (Entertainment Weekly).
5/12/2018-6/24/2018 - next performance date: 5/12/2018
Rogue Artist Ensemble's delightfully macabre take on The Adventures of Pinocchio
5/29/2018-6/17/2018 - next performance date: 5/29/2018
THE COLOR PURPLE is the 2016 Tony Award® winner for Best Musical Revival! Hailed as “a direct hit to the heart” (The Hollywood Reporter), this joyous American classic, directed by Tony winner John Doyle, has conquered Broadway in an all-new “ravishingly reconceived production that is a glory to behold” (The New York Times).
7/6/2018-7/29/2018 - next performance date: 7/6/2018
ON YOUR FEET! is the inspiring true story about heart, heritage and two people who believed in their talent—and each other—to become an international sensation: Gloria and Emilio Estefan.
7/26/2018-8/12/2018 - next performance date: 7/26/2018
Hershey Felder, a Steinway artist, returns to The Wallis, bringing Ludwig van Beethoven to life through the eyes of a Viennese doctor who spent his boyhood by the Maestro’s side.
8/2/2018-8/26/2018 - next performance date: 8/2/2018
Brought to life by a groundbreaking all-female creative team, this irresistible new hit features original music and lyrics by 6-time Grammy® nominee Sara Bareilles ("Brave," "Love Song"), a book by acclaimed screenwriter Jessie Nelson (I Am Sam) and direction by Tony Award® winner Diane Paulus (Pippin, Finding Neverland)."It's an empowering musical of the highest order!" raves the Chicago Tribune.