Event Listings

12/29/2017-1/28/2018 - next performance date: 1/21/2018
"CRITICS'CHOICE - LA Times "TOP TEN" - Stage Raw New Year’s. Rotterdam, 2017. Alice has finally found the courage to email her parents to tell them she’s a lesbian. But before Alice hits send, her girlfriend Fiona reveals that she has always identified as a man, and now wants to live as one, sending their relationship into a tailspin. A queer love story, about all of us…
1/10/2018-3/31/2018 - next performance date: 1/21/2018
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.
1/12/2018-2/4/2018 - next performance date: 1/21/2018
A new play by Paul Shoulberg (The Good Catholic) about what happens when a member of a fraternity kills himself. The ripple effect sends the remaining members into a tailspin that leaves them questioning loyalties and the social structure to which they've blindly subscribed. Directed by STAN ZIMMERMAN (The Golden Girls, Roseanne, Gilmore Girls). Starring BRENDAN ROBINSON,VANESSA MARANO...
12/8/2017-2/11/2018 - next performance date: 1/21/2018
Cirque Du Soleil's new show Luzia. LUZIA takes you to an imaginary Mexico, like in a waking dream, where light (“luz” in Spanish) quenches the spirit and rain (“lluvia”) soothes the soul.
1/18/2018-3/11/2018 - next performance date: 1/21/2018
Chilling, sinister, thought-provoking — and wickedly funny. Antaeus Theatre Company presents a fully partner-cast production of Harold Pinter’s seldom seen dark comedy.
1/19/2018-2/17/2018 - next performance date: 1/21/2018
In a not-too-distant future, nestled deep in the woods of what was once a small Midwestern town, a modest compound is home to five denim-clad sister wives and their naive husband, "Penis." When a mysterious sixth wife arrives to join the sisterly Braid, clad in scandalous acid-wash and singing forbidden songs of ancient riot grrls, will she compromise the security of this pious sect?
1/20/2018-2/11/2018 - next performance date: 1/21/2018
Missed communications, mistaken identities, secrets, and lies all collide with hilarious results in the classic Ken Ludwig farce, “Moon Over Buffalo,” directed by Michael Thomas-Visgar, presented by the Morgan-Wixson Theatre January 20-February 11, 2018.
1/21/2018-3/25/2018 - next performance date: 1/21/2018
“A hilarious musical melodrama!” raves LA Parent. An Our Times “Best Bet!” It’s the heart-warming rhythm and boos musical comedy that offers great audience interaction as they boo the villain and cheer the heroine in the true spirit of the American Melodrama.
1/13/2018-3/4/2018 - next performance date: 1/21/2018
On the day England enters World War II, legendary psychoanalyst Dr. Sigmund Freud invites the young, rising Oxford don C.S. Lewis to his home in London. There, only weeks before Freud took his own life, they engage in a humorous and deeply touching battle of wits on the subjects of love, sex and the existence of God.
1/21/2018-1/21/2018 - next performance date: 1/21/2018
An Afternoon of Musical Satire with comedian and screenwriter David Misch highlighting songs and film clips featuring: Groucho Marx, Randy Newman, Chuck Berry, Weird Al Yankovic, Gilbert & Sullivan, Amy Schumer and Bugs Bunny.
1/17/2018-3/25/2018 - next performance date: 1/21/2018
A silent father, an ancient tradition and an unexpectedly important game of baseball forge bonds of lifelong friendship between two Jewish boys from “five blocks and a world apart” in this funny, poignant, timely and timeless father-son story about recognition and acceptance of “the other.”
1/19/2018-3/11/2018 - next performance date: 1/21/2018
A haunting love triangle triggers an unexpected chain of events in this poetic play. In the early stages of a new relationship, Sarah and Sam are lovers happily discovering each other. Sarah and Nate know everything about each other, best of friends since childhood and Maybe something more.
1/18/2018-2/18/2018 - next performance date: 1/21/2018
Henry VIII, Katherine Parr and the the Tudors, re-imagined in the 21st Century. WHAT: The Last Wife. Los Angeles Premiere engagement of a play. WHO: Written by Kate Hennig. Directed by L. Flint Esquerra. Produced for Theatre 40 by David Hunt Stafford.
1/13/2018-3/25/2018 - next performance date: 1/21/2018
“Absolutely side-splitting humor - Jerry Mayer is surely one of the funniest writers alive! A marvelous evening of theater!” (The Good Life) “Another hit! Chris DeCarlo’s direction of this funny comedy is impeccable.” (The Enterprise). Winner of two Drama-Logue awards for outstanding playwright and outstanding direction, it’s a hilarious, daring and just-a-touch racy comedy!
1/6/2018-1/28/2018 - next performance date: 1/21/2018
A true story that traces the tumultuous relationship of Jerry Dean, a charismatic local Greenwich Village legend and his father, a decorated NYPD detective, as their paths crisscross in the worlds of crime, drug addiction, prisons, and mental hospitals.
1/18/2018-2/4/2018 - next performance date: 1/21/2018
"tHis Is Very Important" "Three different women. Three different stories. One common denominator... HIV positive." This one woman show sheds a light on the lives of these women, the people in their lives, public perception and what we think we know about HIV. HIV doesn't discriminate, people do. Opens Jan. 18th at The Zephyr On Melrose
1/11/2018-1/28/2018 - next performance date: 1/21/2018
Written by Bess Wohl Directed by Rachel Chavkin An Ars Nova Production In the overwhelming quiet of the woods, six runaways from city life embark on a silent retreat. As these strangers confront internal demons both profound and absurd, their vows of silence collide with the achingly human need to connect.
1/20/2018-2/11/2018 - next performance date: 1/21/2018
A thrilling and up-to-date production of a classic show that is now more relevant than ever. The seedy glamour of the Kit Kat Club with its bawdy Emcee provide an unsettling but fitting backdrop to the story of the hard-living entertainer Sally Bowles in the decadent nightlife of Germany in the early ’30s.
1/18/2018-1/28/2018 - next performance date: 1/21/2018
April 1616—Shakespeare has returned to Stratford a rich and famous man, but all’s not well. Why is he so unhappy? Why can’t he sleep? Why is his wife furious with him? Who is Will waiting for and why can’t Anne find the dog? A sleepless night in Stratford. The secrets, lies, resentments and passions of a marriage laid bare. The one hour traffic of our play.
1/12/2018-2/17/2018 - next performance date: 1/21/2018
Kentwood Players proudly presents the play THE CRUCIBLE, by Arthur Miller. Miller won the 1953 Tony Award for Best Play, and The Crucible has gone on to become a classic, regarded as one of the great American dramas.
1/5/2018-1/27/2018 - next performance date: 1/21/2018
Two female inmates, a compulsive talker and a mute, form an unlikely bond. World Premiere from the writer-director of "One in the Chamber."
1/19/2018-3/4/2018 - next performance date: 1/21/2018
Four Hawaiian youngsters survive the bombing of Pearl Harbor with differing perspectives. Multi-award-winner Tim Dang directs.
1/6/2018-3/3/2018 - next performance date: 1/21/2018
The Whitefire Theatre presents Solofest 2018. January 6 – March 3. Opened with Pam Levin’s “Motherhood” and will close Saturday, March 3 with Synthia Hardy as the magnificent Billie Holiday in “Backstage with Lady Day: Billie!”
1/11/2018-2/4/2018 - next performance date: 1/24/2018
Immersive event involves romance, murder and suicide based on real events at the historic location where it all happened.
1/24/2018-2/11/2018 - next performance date: 1/24/2018
Rocky friendships, cave monsters, love, and other natural disasters on the San Andreas Fault.
1/25/2018-1/25/2018 - next performance date: 1/25/2018
An Author Night with Dr. Bonnie J. Buratti will be presented in the Library Community Room on Thursday, January 25 at 7 p.m. Dr. Buratti, a leading astronomer, will be discussing her new book, “Worlds Fantastic, Worlds Familiar: A Guided Tour of the Solar System.” The 2017 book is an engaging account written for non-specialist readers of high school age and above.
1/5/2018-2/10/2018 - next performance date: 1/25/2018
The Glendale Centre Theatre opens up it's 2018 season with the classic Neil Simon Comedy, "Barefoot in the Park"! Paul and Corie Bratter are newlyweds in every sense of the word. He’s a straight-as-an-arrow lawyer and she’s a free spirit always looking for the latest kick.
1/4/2018-12/27/2018 - next performance date: 1/25/2018
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.
1/25/2018-1/28/2018 - next performance date: 1/25/2018
Amy Pietz stars as ‘The Goodbye Girl,” recording five live performances at UCLA’s James Bridges Theater for radio, podcast, online streaming.
1/26/2018-3/11/2018 - next performance date: 1/26/2018
The Group Rep presents The Chinese Wall (Die Chinesische Mauer), written by Swiss playwright Max Frisch, translated by James. L. Rosenberg, directed by Larry Eisenberg. Part tragedy, comedy, history, and satire this wildly unpredictable theatrical event rivals and parallels today’s headlines, making an astounding comment on a seemingly farcical political arena.
1/12/2018-4/27/2018 - next performance date: 1/26/2018
Winner of the 2017 Hollywood Fringe Festival Encore! Producer's Award returns for an extended run.
1/26/2018-2/4/2018 - next performance date: 1/26/2018
The Five Daughters of Indra come to earth to see for themselves what it means to be human. With local and global natural, and unnatural, disasters, and game shows hosted by Guy Fawkes, they experience much more than they bargained for.
1/19/2018-2/11/2018 - next performance date: 1/26/2018
All New Works from LA's Top Playwrights Four Weeks of Readings January 19 - February 11, 2018
1/27/2018-1/28/2018 - next performance date: 1/27/2018
Powerful and poignant, heartfelt and humorous, Santa Monica Playhouse is proud to present the last show of the year of film, television and stage personality Stogie Kenyatta’s acclaimed NAACP Solo Show Award-Winning show about African-American artist-activist Paul Robeson.
1/6/2018-2/10/2018 - next performance date: 1/27/2018
A brutally funny comedy about the uncertainties of becoming a parent, the FEAR of being a parent, and the reservations of why she didn’t just settle for a dog. The good, the bad and the ugly truth about what really happens behind closed doors and gives a very honest perspective on the hardest job in the world.
1/27/2018-2/4/2018 - next performance date: 1/27/2018
Turning Your Imagination Upside Down New Family Brunch Theater
1/27/2018-3/25/2018 - next performance date: 1/27/2018
Starring Orson Bean and Alley Mills Tony Award nominee, and winner of the Los Angeles Drama Critics Circle Award (Best Solo Performance 2015), Orson Bean, returns to Pacific Resident Theatre in the world premiere of Alright Then, co-starring Alley Mills (Norma Arnold on The Wonder Years)
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.
10/14/2017-3/3/2018 - next performance date: 1/27/2018
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.
1/28/2018-1/28/2018 - next performance date: 1/28/2018
Silent Sundays at the Mission Playhouse continue with the sci-fi masterpiece, The Complete Metropolis, Sunday afternoon, January 28th at 2:30pm. Set in a futuristic urban dystopia, this film follows Freder, the wealthy son of Metropolis’powerful ruler and Maria, a poor worker, as they try to overcome the vast gulf separating the classes of their city.
1/30/2018-3/4/2018 - next performance date: 1/30/2018
Ironbound At once humorous and heartrending, Ironbound spans 22 years to tell the story of Darja, a Polish immigrant getting by on a cleaning job, aggressive pragmatism and sheer will. In this wry drama, award-winning playwright Martyna Majok points out that sometimes survival is the only measure of success.
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...
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
2/2/2018-2/24/2018 - next performance date: 2/2/2018
Step inside a Hollywood loft for an experience where instead of viewing the action from a distance, you become immersed in it! In this site-specific production, the audience themselves are part of the 1980s apartment where Julie Rodgers is on the verge of a breakdown. Her boss made a pass at her that she rejected, so now Julie is without a job, broke, disillusioned, and drinking.
2/2/2018-2/25/2018 - next performance date: 2/2/2018
Chromolume Theatre at the Attic presents the first production of its 2018 Season of Musicals, Lynn Ahrens and Stephen Flaherty’s "Dessa Rose." Featuring musical direction by Daniel Yokomizo, choreography by Michael Marchak, and direction by James Esposito.
2/2/2018-2/2/2018 - next performance date: 2/2/2018
Noted actor Sherman Howard and New York-based pianist David Kaplan perform Richard Strauss's melodrama on the 1864 Poem by Alfred, Lord Tennyson on Classical Crossroads' "First Friday's at First! ~ fff" recital series.
2/3/2018-2/3/2018 - next performance date: 2/3/2018
SHINE Storytelling kicks off the year with a special performance on Saturday, February 3 at 8:00pm as part of the ninth annual “Fireside at the Miles,” Santa Monica’s cultural festival at the historic Miles Memorial Playhouse, 1130 Lincoln Blvd.
2/3/2018-2/3/2018 - next performance date: 2/3/2018
2/3/2018-3/11/2018 - next performance date: 2/3/2018
Range of Light presents the world premiere of David Sessions’ dark comedy Two Fisted Love, a visiting production at the Odyssey Theatre about a modern family in a state of moral crisis.
2/3/2018-2/18/2018 - next performance date: 2/3/2018
The classic children's book comes to life in this enchanting musical for audiences of all ages.
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.
2/4/2018-2/4/2018 - next performance date: 2/4/2018
The Group Rep presents StoryTime, a story salon produced by Patricia Willson, featuring fresh live personal stories as entertainment - - an evening of joy, sadness, a touch of comedy.
2/7/2018-3/18/2018 - next performance date: 2/7/2018
Actors Co-op Theatre Company presents the Pulitzer Prize and Tony Award nominated drama A WALK IN THE WOODS written by beloved playwright Lee Blessing, directed by Ken Sawyer, produced by Lauren Thompson. This witty two-hander concerns a relationship between two arms negotiators and what happens when they step out of the war room and into the woods.
2/7/2018-2/11/2018 - next performance date: 2/7/2018
A play in 11 vignettes presented as if they were exhibits in a museum of African-American history, The Colored Museum by George C. Wolfe satirizes the black experience in America. Still timely, the controversial comedy from 1986 skewers exaggerated images of and extreme stereotypes about African-American life. Saundra McClain directs.
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.
2/9/2018-2/25/2018 - next performance date: 2/9/2018
Type A Entertainment Presents: Extremities Written by William Mastrosimone Directed by Klaudia Kovacs Starring McKenzie Coffee, Adam Lopez, Dia Frampton & Melissa Ocampo Opens Friday February 9, 2018 at The Sidewalk Studio Theatre in Burbank
2/9/2018-3/11/2018 - next performance date: 2/9/2018
A meditation on creativity and artistic responsibility in Stalin's Russia
2/10/2018-2/11/2018 - next performance date: 2/10/2018
2/14/2018-2/16/2018 - next performance date: 2/14/2018
Choreographed by Crystal Pite Written by Jonathon Young
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.
2/14/2018-3/17/2018 - next performance date: 2/14/2018
Celebrate Valentine’s Day (and the rest of February and March) with a delightful romcom that blurs the lines between art and life, between gay and straight.
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.
2/14/2018-3/25/2018 - next performance date: 2/14/2018
Don’t Hug Me Productions presents the world premiere musical comedy Don’t Hug Me, We’re Family, book and lyrics by Phil Olson, music by Paul Olson, directed by Doug Engalla. When the host of a radio show devoted entirely to ice fishing has no listeners loses his sole advertiser, while his wife, popular host of "Book Beat," has all the listeners and advertisers, problems ensue.
2/15/2018-3/25/2018 - next performance date: 2/15/2018
written by Tennessee Williams directed by Michael Michetti This daring new production strips away decades of Southern gothic gauze to reveal striking themes of class, race, and gender—reinvigorating the classic which shocked audiences in its debut 70 years ago.
2/16/2018-2/18/2018 - next performance date: 2/16/2018
Love and heartbreak are in the air as Force of Nature Productions opens its 2018 season with “Love Hurts: A RUSH Story!”
2/16/2018-3/25/2018 - next performance date: 2/16/2018
Interact Theatre Company presents a comedy/drama by Oscar and Tony Award-winner Mark Rylance and American poet Louis Jenkins.
2/17/2018-3/11/2018 - next performance date: 2/17/2018
The Group Rep presents the world premiere of The Cape and the Klan, written by Tin Penavic and Ted Ryan, directed by Stan Mazin, a dramedy based on a true story about a lone reporter who goes undercover to infiltrate and expose the Ku Klux Klan in 1951, as the Civil Rights Movement for desegregation is in full swing.
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
2/23/2018-2/25/2018 - next performance date: 2/23/2018
Impro Theatre creates a new Chekhovian world populated by people who dream of a different life, all the while dealing with the everyday unpredictability of feeling love, disillusionment and the certain catastrophe that is the next moment.
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,
3/2/2018-3/10/2018 - next performance date: 3/2/2018
Mary Stuart sits imprisoned for pushing her claim to the throne of England currently held by her cousin, Queen Elizabeth I. As she waits for a pardon, intrigue and secret alliances form in attempt to save her from execution.
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.
3/8/2018-3/11/2018 - next performance date: 3/8/2018
Seniors from the Capstone class produce and direct a one-act festival. Performances are at 8 p.m. Thursday, March 8, through Saturday, March 10, and 2 p.m. Sunday, March 11.
3/9/2018-3/17/2018 - next performance date: 3/9/2018
In honky-tonk Atlantic City, a champion dancer becomes infatuated with her new dance partner, a handsome young aviator.
3/9/2018-3/18/2018 - next performance date: 3/9/2018
Peter and the Starcatcher Auditions and Callbacks
3/9/2018-3/10/2018 - next performance date: 3/9/2018
We all know the story of Little Red Riding Hood and yet ... In the beautifully concise, archetypal language of fairy tales, Joël Pommerat rewrites the steps of the most famous story, preserving its original structure while teasing out a profound rite of initiation and passage. What results is a crisp, wholly modern interpretation of a bittersweet classic.
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
Pete McBride, photographer/filmmaker Kevin Fedarko, writer
3/15/2018-4/8/2018 - next performance date: 3/15/2018
Charlotte Payne-Townshend sets her cap for George Bernard Shaw in this romantic comedy. Los Angeles Premiere.
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
The Magic City
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
3/29/2018-4/1/2018 - next performance date: 3/29/2018
25th Silver Anniversary of the los Angeles Women's Theatre Festival promises a weekend of engaging performances.
3/29/2018-4/8/2018 - next performance date: 3/29/2018
A fantastical journey to discover the power we hold within On a visit to the Philippines to spread their father's ashes, a brother and sister befriend a local girl who is revealed to be an aswang, a supernatural creature from Filipino folklore. Together they unlock the truth about their father, and the truth about themselves.
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.
4/11/2018-4/14/2018 - next performance date: 4/11/2018
A university professor and his much younger wife pay a visit to their rural estate run by melancholic Uncle Vanya.
4/12/2018-4/12/2018 - next performance date: 4/12/2018
Teens struggle every day to live up to the standards of society, the media, their friends, and the vision they see of themselves. Through These Eyes confronts these issues head-on through a multi-media performance that features an all-youth cast and a post-show discussion.
4/13/2018-4/15/2018 - next performance date: 4/13/2018
Rodgers & Hammerstein's South Pacific McCoy Rigby Entertainment & La Mirada Theatre
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
4/19/2018-4/29/2018 - next performance date: 4/19/2018
An epic exploration of humanity’s longing for freedom, and justice A theatrical thrill ride through 250 years of history. From the American Revolution, to the struggle for civil rights, to the fight against Communism, to the present War on Terror, Ameryka weaves together unexpected events and characters connecting Poland and the United States.
4/19/2018-4/22/2018 - next performance date: 4/19/2018
An opera by Engelbert Humperdinck
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.
5/2/2018-5/5/2018 - next performance date: 5/2/2018
How far will fast, beautiful Oya go to make a mark in the world? This intoxicating story charts a young girl's thrust into womanhood and her subsequent fall into the murky waters of life.
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).
5/10/2018-5/20/2018 - next performance date: 5/10/2018
A Greek tragedy on acid with a gay Hollywood twist! Trapped in a hateful marriage with sleazy film producer Sol and desperate to find happiness with her gorgeous young lover Tony, aging Hollywood star Angela Arden (Drew Droege) murders her husband. But when her children discover what she's done, they decide to take revenge!
5/12/2018-5/12/2018 - next performance date: 5/12/2018
5/12/2018-6/24/2018 - next performance date: 5/12/2018
Rogue Artist Ensemble's delightfully macabre take on The Adventures of Pinocchio
5/18/2018-5/24/2018 - next performance date: 5/18/2018
Featuring designers from the Department of Theater and undergraduate actors from the School of Music, this opera chronicles the life of Susan B. Anthony. Presented in collaboration with Opera UCLA, UCLA Philharmonia and the UCLA Herb Alpert School of Music.
5/23/2018-5/26/2018 - next performance date: 5/23/2018
A group of late 19th century German students navigate teenage self-discovery and coming-of-age anxiety in this seminal work.
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).
6/2/2018-6/2/2018 - next performance date: 6/2/2018
The Soul of Richard Rodgers
6/6/2018-6/9/2018 - next performance date: 6/6/2018
A son longs to escape from his stifling home, where his genteel mother worries about the future prospects of his shy, disabled sister.
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.