Event Listings

8/11/2017-12/30/2017 - next performance date: 8/22/2017
HAMILTON is the story of America's Founding Father Alexander Hamilton, an immigrant from the West Indies who became George Washington's right-hand man during the Revolutionary War and was the new nation’s first Treasury Secretary. Featuring a score that blends hip-hop, jazz, blues, rap, R&B, and Broadway, HAMILTON is the story of America then, as told by America now.
8/2/2017-9/10/2017 - next performance date: 8/22/2017
A National Theatre production, this Tony®-winning play follows 15-year-old Christopher, who has an extraordinary brain he is exceptionally intelligent but ill-equipped to interpret everyday life. When he falls under suspicion for killing his neighbor’s dog, he sets out to identify the true culprit, which leads to an earth-shattering discovery and a journey that will change his life forever.
7/29/2017-9/3/2017 - next performance date: 8/23/2017
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.
8/23/2017-9/10/2017 - next performance date: 8/23/2017
A celestial romance and true story of discovery, this riveting new play explores the life and career of Henrietta Swan Leavitt (1868-1921) as she fearlessly asserts herself in the male-dominated world of early astronomy. Hired by the Harvard Observatory as a human “computer” to catalog the stars, Henrietta’s story plays out against a landscape of early feminism and universe-revealing science.
8/17/2017-9/22/2017 - next performance date: 8/24/2017
Come along on an adventure with the famous "William Sexspeare", who is experiencing a terrible case of writer’s block, as he stumbles, heavily inebriated, into a dilapidated yet musical whorehouse, known as “The Knock Shop-upon-Avon”.
7/21/2017-9/10/2017 - next performance date: 8/24/2017
"CRITICS CHOICE" - LA Times Pacific Resident Theatre topically reimagines Eugene Ionesco’s comic masterpiece. In a small provincial town outside of Paris, the citizens discover how quickly one’s sense of humanity can be eroded when facing the dangers of a herd mentality. A timely and brilliant indictment of impending fascism created
7/20/2017-9/10/2017 - next performance date: 8/24/2017
Unable to act on their feelings and forced into exile in the Forest of Arden, lovers Rosalind and Orlando become entangled in a beguiling game of love, lust and mistaken identity. One of Shakespeare’s great comedies, As You Like It subverts the traditional rules of romance, confusing gender roles, nature and politics to reflect on how bewildering — yet utterly pleasurable — life can be.
6/3/2017-10/1/2017 - next performance date: 8/24/2017
With its one-of-a-kind outdoor setting in the heart of Topanga Canyon and its roots in the 1950s McCarthy-era, when actor Will Geer created the theater as a haven for blacklisted actors, Theatricum Botanicum is best known for its productions that frame contemporary social issues through the lens of classic literature.
1/12/2017-1/11/2018 - next performance date: 8/24/2017
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.
7/13/2017-9/10/2017 - next performance date: 8/24/2017
In Cigarettes and Chocolate, this brilliant writer (The English Patient Truly, Madly, Deeply), takes a humorous and human look at London life in the 1980's that tests the social responsibilities of urbanites. Coupled with Hang Up, this is a stunning evening of two rarely performed works originally written to be performed on radio.
7/28/2017-8/26/2017 - next performance date: 8/24/2017
We’ll be reprising some of our favorite short plays of the last 14 seasons. In commemoration of our 15th Anniversary and by popular demand, we’re serving up a second taste of some favorite shorts from the last 14 seasons. It’ll be a trip down memory lane for all of our Pick of the Vine fans!
8/24/2017-9/10/2017 - next performance date: 8/24/2017
An evening of five world premiere short plays by female writers that explore the treatment of women in today's political climate.
7/21/2017-9/17/2017 - next performance date: 8/25/2017
At the intersection of satire and reality, Jerry struggles to keep moving forward in his life while haunted by the ghosts of his family’s past. This fearless new comedy mercilessly seeks out and pushes any of those psychological hot buttons that aren’t hidden. Be brave, and you just may enjoy a good cry while you’re laughing.
8/25/2017-9/24/2017 - next performance date: 8/25/2017
The Lounge Theatre Present An All Star Cast For John Patrick Shanley’s THE DREAMER EXAMINES HIS PILLOW Directed by Mark Blanchard Starring Scottie Thompson, Sal Landi, Ade M'Cormack
8/11/2017-9/17/2017 - next performance date: 8/25/2017
MOVE OVER, THELMA AND LOUISE! When Lana Mae Hopkins, owner and proprietress of the Wishy Washy Washateria, hires Katie Lane Murphy to help out in the Laundromat, they soon find themselves up to their elbows in soap, suds, and cheatin’ hearts.
8/25/2017-8/27/2017 - next performance date: 8/25/2017
Three days of new Black theatre. Robey Theatre Company co-founders Danny Glover and Ben Guillory host the opening night.
7/14/2017-8/27/2017 - next performance date: 8/25/2017
The hit jukebox musical about a girl group features over thirty 50s and 60s hit Jukebox musical. The Marvelous Wonderettes will be the finger-snapping, toe-tapping, feel-good musical event of the season. Don’t miss the party.
8/18/2017-9/16/2017 - next performance date: 8/25/2017
Short plays, monologues and music honoring The King.
8/4/2017-8/27/2017 - next performance date: 8/25/2017
Set in the Appalachian Mountains near Ol' Baldy, Dark of the Moon is an immersive thriller that follows John the Witch Boy and Barbara, a Human, as they fight for love among the terrifying worlds of Witches and equally colorful residents of Buck Creek.
7/1/2017-8/27/2017 - next performance date: 8/25/2017
A powerful and bold theatrical experience that was an overwhelming success off-Broadway, this revue of Belgian singer-songwriter Jacques Brel’s songs pays tribute to his unique genius through August 27 at the Odyssey Theatre.
8/11/2017-8/26/2017 - next performance date: 8/25/2017
Dean Ghaffari brings to life Sal Mineo and a host of characters instrumental in his journey. An energetic and historical backstage view of one of America’s greatest actors and one of the first Gay Icons. "Dean Ghaffari is a terrific storyteller and actor. He skillfully brings you into the most fascinating life of this Oscar nominated actor. GO!" - Performing Arts LIVE
7/28/2017-8/27/2017 - next performance date: 8/25/2017
WHAT: Ball Yards, a World Premiere play. A darkly comic look at America’s true national religion: Sports! WHO: Written by Chuck Faerber. Directed by Richard Kuhlman.
7/7/2017-8/27/2017 - next performance date: 8/25/2017
Three couples discover that they have way too much in common in this surreal World Premiere comedy. WHAT: The Marriage Zone. World Premiere engagement of a new comedy. WHO: Written and directed by Jeff Gould. Produced by Britt Rose. Casting by Patrick Baca C.S.A.
8/25/2017-9/2/2017 - next performance date: 8/25/2017
Love's Labour's Lost under the stars in the three-story courtyard of the historic Pico House at Olvera Street Downtown Rep celebrates its ninth season in DTLA with the raucous comedy, Love's Labour's Lost
7/21/2017-8/26/2017 - next performance date: 8/25/2017
Psyche on Vine is the hysterical new comedy by Doug Van Bebber and Sean Whalen, directed by Kathleen Randazzo. This interactive theater piece features a stellar cast of comedic actors including Sean Whalen, Robyn Cohen, Sean Carrigan, Cathy Shambley, among many other talented newcomers.
8/4/2017-8/27/2017 - next performance date: 8/25/2017
Epic operetta farce, set on a famous train. A producer is desperate to get his leading lady on a contract. The glamorous passenger train Twentieth Century Limited, which ran between New York and Chicago between 1902 and 1967, is the main setting of this musical screwball comedy’s action.
7/28/2017-8/26/2017 - next performance date: 8/25/2017
“Brilliantly funny!” (Variety) An intimate evening of two hilarious yet thought-provoking plays, in English and in French (on separate nights, of course). “Magnificent!” raved the master himself. “Your fidelity to my original intent is incredible.” Join us in the newly refurbished Artists’ Entrance Studio Upstairs for this “Wildly and sophisticatedly humorous” (Drama-Logue) evening of theatre.
8/5/2017-8/26/2017 - next performance date: 8/25/2017
A raucous adventure following the mad mayor of a small western town, as she launches a violent campaign to clean-up the murderous behavior of the wretched outlaws and miscreants that have made the town of West Destiny their home.
8/25/2017-9/17/2017 - next performance date: 8/25/2017
Presented by Coeurage Theatre Company. LA’s Pay What You Want Theatre Company.
8/19/2017-9/17/2017 - next performance date: 8/26/2017
A new production of David Harrower's 2007 Laurence Olivier Award-winning play. Featuring Candace Hammer and Eric Larson. Directed by Jeremy Adrianne Lelliott.
8/26/2017-10/8/2017 - next performance date: 8/26/2017
A revival of Joseph Kesserling’s infectiously funny black comedy about two little-old-lady aunts who see killing as an act of charity. Good, macabre fun!
7/15/2017-9/24/2017 - next performance date: 8/26/2017
“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.
7/1/2017-9/10/2017 - next performance date: 8/26/2017
Carl Weathers directs this love story set in a rough Bronx neighborhood. WHAT: Danny and the Deep Blue Sea. A romance. WHO: Written by John Patrick Shanley. Directed by Carl Weathers. Starring Tanna Frederick and Robert Standley. « The play is the equivalent of sitting at ringside watching a prize fight that concludes in a lovine mbrace. »---The New York Times
8/26/2017-8/26/2017 - next performance date: 8/26/2017
WordTheatre® takes you on a wild ride through the universe, from creation myths to the Big Bang to black holes to alien life forms. A huge cast of celebrity actors and musicians will present a tapestry woven from words of the great poets, philosophers, fiction and comedy writers together with excerpts from iconic popular writing on astronomy, cosmological physics, mysticism and more.
8/5/2017-11/11/2017 - next performance date: 8/26/2017
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!
7/15/2017-9/3/2017 - next performance date: 8/26/2017
Rich with mystery and metaphor The Devil’s Wife is a harrowing comedy that goes to hell. A handsome and wealthy landowner who woos three sisters isn’t what he seems. But neither are they. After July 29th The Devil’s Wife will run in rep with The Lost Child, an emotional thriller that follows an estranged couple as they return to their deserted cabin in the woods to pack it all up.
8/19/2017-8/26/2017 - next performance date: 8/26/2017
Powerful and poignant, heartfelt and humorous, Santa Monica Playhouse is proud to present two performances only of film, television and stage personality Stogie Kenyatta’s acclaimed NAACP Solo Show Award-Winning show about African-American artist-activist Paul Robeson.
8/20/2017-9/4/2017 - next performance date: 8/27/2017
Zombie Joe's Underground Theatre Group is proud to re-create over 45 classic and contemporary paintings, sculptures, and relics of popular media ...
8/6/2017-8/27/2017 - next performance date: 8/27/2017
MARLENE, a new solo play about the legendary actress, performer–-and patriot-- Marlene Dietrich, will have its world premiere at 7pm on Sunday, August 6 at Write Act Repertory @ the Brickhouse Theatre in N. Hollywood. Produced by John Lant, written by Willard Manus, directed by Judith Rose, the play stars Cindy Marinangel.
9/1/2017-9/24/2017 - next performance date: 9/1/2017
A classic dysfunctional family is the vehicle for a descent into chaos, and this viciously hilarious yet touching story addresses the classic question: “Why are we here?” PTERODACTYLS suggests that our extinction is beginning not with an asteroid or an ice age but rather with a severed connection to the ones closest to us
9/2/2017-10/14/2017 - next performance date: 9/2/2017
A protean comedy with shattering consequences. When Schiller and Arjay take Schiller's parents to Europe, both couples learn what it means to be American in a world that no longer admires the U.S. Guinea pigs playing cricket, dead bodies that talk and an unexpected trip to a concentration camp lead to a shocking yet poignant conclusion.
9/3/2017-11/19/2017 - next performance date: 9/3/2017
A Noise Within Theatre Company Presents Mike Poulton's adaptation of Charles Dickens' A Tale of Two Cities live on stage!
9/7/2017-9/8/2017 - next performance date: 9/7/2017
Building the Photo Ark Joel Sartore, Photographer
9/7/2017-9/30/2017 - next performance date: 9/7/2017
A New Translation by Nicholas Rudall Directed by Charles Newell Co-produced by The Getty Museum & Court Theatre
9/8/2017-10/14/2017 - next performance date: 9/8/2017
Kentwood Players will hold open auditions for FARRAGUT NORTH, a political thriller by Beau Willimon, on Saturday, July 15, 2017 from 1:00pm to 4:00pm and Sunday, July 16 from 6:00pm to 9:00pm. Callbacks will be held on Monday, July 17 from 7:00pm to 10:00pm by appointment only. This is a non-equity, non-paid production directed by Sherry Coon and produced by Lynn Gutstadt Jenny Boone
9/8/2017-10/22/2017 - next performance date: 9/8/2017
The Group Rep presents Neil Simons’ Tony and Pulitzer Prize-winning masterpiece Lost in Yonkers directed by Larry Eisenberg.
9/8/2017-9/24/2017 - next performance date: 9/8/2017
SJB Productions presents the West Coast Premiere of Marion Bridge by award-winning Canadian playwright Daniel MacIvor, directed by Don Boughton. This comedy-drama follows three headstrong sisters who converge on their ancestral home to find they have everything and nothing in common.
9/9/2017-9/17/2017 - next performance date: 9/9/2017
The legendary Miss Coco Peru returns to the Los Angeles LGBT Center's Renberg Theatre with her new show for four performances only.
9/9/2017-9/19/2017 - next performance date: 9/9/2017
Shakespeare’s fairy tale play Cymbeline, written towards the end of his career, presents a world turned upside down by questions of love and betrayal.
9/9/2017-9/10/2017 - next performance date: 9/9/2017
The Love & Loss Project is a documentary theater project based on the true stories of people who have lost a life partner.
9/9/2017-10/15/2017 - next performance date: 9/9/2017
24th Street Theatre brings back its smash hit production (Los Angeles Times “Critic’s Choice,” LA Weekly Award “Production of the Year” written and directed by Argentine playwright Arístides Vargas, as part of its 20th Anniversary Season, starring Jesus Castanos Chima and Tony Duran as political prisoners who entertain each other with stories of Don Quixote and Sancho Panza.
9/9/2017-10/22/2017 - next performance date: 9/9/2017
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 Sept. 9th - Oct. 22nd, 2017
9/9/2017-11/12/2017 - next performance date: 9/9/2017
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.
9/9/2017-9/24/2017 - next performance date: 9/9/2017
Three Siblings. One Hot Mess. Panic! Productions present Christopher Durang's Tony Award-winning comedy.
8/12/2017-11/18/2017 - next performance date: 9/9/2017
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.”
9/11/2017-10/8/2017 - next performance date: 9/11/2017
L.A.'s Australian Theatre Company presents Dan Lee’s funny, engaging comedy about two retired couples who have dedicated their lives to RVing around Australia. It’s a comic road show that captures the unique sense of camaraderie and almost supernatural devotion to a lifestyle of perpetual circumnavigation led by the free range, baby boomers of Australia who call themselves “grey nomads.”
9/13/2017-11/5/2017 - next performance date: 9/13/2017
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.
9/13/2017-10/22/2017 - next performance date: 9/13/2017
An astonishing, deeply moving new drama about family, acceptance, and the power of faith from MacArthur “Genius Award”-winning playwright Tarell Alvin McCraney (The Brother/Sister Plays), featuring Tony Award® winner Phylicia Rashad. At the mouth of the Mississippi River, Shelah’s family and friends have come to celebrate her birthday and save her from a leaking roof.
9/15/2017-10/8/2017 - next performance date: 9/15/2017
This funny, sad, lyrical and highly original coming of age story from emerging playwright Kevin Armento features an unconventional narrator — the cell phone belonging to a troubled teen. As Red’s phone gets sucked into a breakneck journey from pockets to purses, it offers a fresh and unique perspective on human interaction and relationships.
9/15/2017-10/1/2017 - next performance date: 9/15/2017
A beloved fairytale and Academy Award®-winning movie, The Red Shoes has seduced audiences and inspired generations of dancers with its tale of obsession, possession, and one girl’s dream to be the greatest dancer in the world. Victoria Page lives to dance, but her ambitions become a battleground between the two men who inspire her passion.
9/15/2017-9/17/2017 - next performance date: 9/15/2017
San Gabriel Valley Repertory Theatre presents the dinner-theatre melodrama “Peril of the Polls” in Covina, Arcadia and Glendora starting Saturday, Sept. 15.
9/16/2017-9/16/2017 - next performance date: 9/16/2017
A production that brings together music, dance, art, & song to share true stories of women as they journey through various life challenges. A cast of talented singers, dancers, musicians, & actresses will give people hope & help them experience the healing power of music, dance, art, and the telling of one's story.
9/16/2017-10/8/2017 - next performance date: 9/16/2017
THIS JOINT IS JUMPIN’! The Harlem Renaissance of the 1920’s and 1930’s comes to life in a brand-new look at this smash three-time Tony-winning musical revue. Join five sensational performers on a journey through the timeless music of Thomas “Fats” Waller.
9/17/2017-9/17/2017 - next performance date: 9/17/2017
The Group Rep presents StoryTime, a story salon produced by Patricia Willson, featuring fresh live personal stories as entertainment - - an evening of joy, sadness and a touch of comedy. Ages 14 and up. Sunday, September 17 at 7:00 pm
9/17/2017-11/11/2017 - next performance date: 9/17/2017
A Noise Within presents Jean Giraudoux's The Madwoman of Chaillot live on stage!
9/20/2017-9/20/2017 - next performance date: 9/20/2017
Iconic Modern Dance Legend Celebrated in A West Coast Premiere "Christina Carlisi is a gifted storyteller and brilliant actress. She inhabits Martha Graham in the play MARTHA by Ellen Melaver. GO!" - Performing Arts LIVE
9/21/2017-10/29/2017 - next performance date: 9/21/2017
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.
9/22/2017-10/21/2017 - next performance date: 9/22/2017
By Marc Camoletti, translated by Beverly Cross & Francis Evans Directed by Cylan Brown Zany farce involving a man with three fiancees and scheduling issues.
9/23/2017-9/24/2017 - next performance date: 9/23/2017
San Gabriel Valley Repertory Theatre presents the dinner-theatre melodrama “Peril of the Polls” in Covina, Arcadia and Glendora starting Saturday, Sept. 15.
9/24/2017-9/24/2017 - next performance date: 9/24/2017
Madwoman of Chaillot by Jean Giraudoux
9/28/2017-9/28/2017 - next performance date: 9/28/2017
With more than 100 of the best acrobatic and martial artists in the world, The Martial Artists and Acrobats of Tianjin, People’s Republic of China take the stage with thrilling circus acts, illusions, aerial stunts, juggling acts, contortion tricks, and feats of balance in one dazzling performance.
9/28/2017-10/19/2017 - next performance date: 9/28/2017
by Eric Overmyer directed by Richard Perloff A fearless feminine Victorian trio set out for Terra Incognita and find adventure, opens September 28
9/29/2017-9/30/2017 - next performance date: 9/29/2017
San Gabriel Valley Repertory Theatre presents the dinner-theatre melodrama “Peril of the Polls” in Covina, Arcadia and Glendora starting Saturday, Sept. 15.
10/1/2017-10/1/2017 - next performance date: 10/1/2017
Childsplay presents Go, Dog, Go! By Allison Gregory and Steven Dietz Adapted from the book by P. D. Eastman Music composed by Michael Koerner
10/8/2017-11/18/2017 - next performance date: 10/8/2017
A Noise Within Theatre Company presents George Bernard Shaw's Mrs. Warren's Profession live on stage!
10/11/2017-11/19/2017 - next performance date: 10/11/2017
From Grammy® winners Steve Martin and Edie Brickell comes Bright Star, the new Broadway musical that brings a fresh breeze to the spring theater season (Charles Isherwood, The New York Times).
10/13/2017-10/29/2017 - next performance date: 10/13/2017
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.”
11/10/2017-12/16/2017 - next performance date: 11/10/2017
by Cricket Daniel Can the Christmas spirit be restored after being stranded in the airport, opens November 10
11/21/2017-12/31/2017 - 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).
11/28/2017-12/17/2017 - 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!
12/14/2017-12/15/2017 - next performance date: 12/14/2017
Standing at the Water's Edge Cristina Mittermeier, marine biologist/photographer
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.
1/13/2018-1/13/2018 - 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.
1/31/2018-3/11/2018 - 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...
2/4/2018-4/6/2018 - 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.
2/22/2018-3/11/2018 - 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.
3/15/2018-3/16/2018 - next performance date: 3/15/2018
Between River and Rim: Hiking the Grand Canyon Pete McBride, photographer/filmmaker Kevin Fedarko, writer
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).
5/29/2018-6/17/2018 - 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.