East West Players - Los Angeles - Presents:
On This Side of the World
5/11/2023 - 6/4/2023 (next performance: Sunday, 6/4/2023)
A woman flies from the Philippines to America with a one-way ticket and a suitcase full of stories collected from immigrants who came before her. She replays these stories in her mind as she searches for the courage to embrace her future in this soaring world premiere musical.
Center Theatre Group - Los Angeles - Presents:
A Soldier’s Play
5/23/2023 - 6/25/2023 (next performance: Sunday, 6/4/2023)
A Soldier’s Play, the 1982 Pulitzer Prize-winning thriller by Charles Fuller, has rocketed back into the spotlight, thanks to this 2020 Tony Award®-winning Best Revival from Roundabout Theatre Company. “This is a play that deserves to be staged regularly all over America—though it’s hard to imagine that it will ever be done better than this.
Diversionary Theatre - San Diego - Presents:
Head Over Heels
5/25/2023 - 6/18/2023 (next performance: Sunday, 6/4/2023)
From the visionary behind Avenue Q comes a bold new Broadway musical fairytale where Once Upon a Time crashes into our present moment. In the mythical land of Arcadia, the royal family is challenged to set out on a journey to save their beloved kingdom from extinction. Through their adventure gender roles are upended, relationships liberated, and love is discovered in the most surprising of ways.
LA Opera - Los Angeles - Presents:
5/13/2023 - 6/4/2023 (next performance: Sunday, 6/4/2023)
Verdi meets Shakespeare in the crowning achievement of Italian opera.
He's a beloved leader, a distinguished military commander and a devoted husband. But when an envious subordinate introduces the notion—just the slightest whispered hint—that Othello's wife Desdemona might possibly be unfaithful, it's enough to send him into a downward spiral of fury and murder.
San Diego Musical Theatre - San Diego - Presents:
Xanadu at San Diego Musical Theatre
5/5/2023 - 6/4/2023 (next performance: Sunday, 6/4/2023)
Join us at the SDMT Stage for our hilarious and heartfelt production of Xanadu, running May 5th to June 4th.
This show is guaranteed to leave audiences smiling ear to ear and tapping their feet to the hit 80's tunes in this incredible musical.
Broadway in Hollywood - Los Angeles - Presents:
5/9/2023 - 6/10/2023 (next performance: Sunday, 6/4/2023)
Divorced, beheaded, died, divorced, beheaded, survived.
From Tudor Queens to Pop Icons, the SIX wives of Henry VIII take the microphone to remix five hundred years of historical heartbreak into a Euphoric Celebration of 21st century girl power! This new original musical is the global sensation that everyone is losing their head over!
La Jolla Playhouse - San Diego - Presents:
5/11/2023 - 6/4/2023 (next performance: Sunday, 6/4/2023)
Step into the mysterious realm of La Lucha!
La Mirada Theatre For The Performing Arts & McCoy Rigby Entertainment - La Mirada - Presents:
Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat
6/2/2023 - 6/25/2023 (next performance: Sunday, 6/4/2023)
One of the most enduring shows of all time, JOSEPH AND THE AMAZING TECHNICOLOR DREAMCOAT is a tuneful reimagining of the biblical story of Joseph, his father Jacob, 11 brothers, and his coat of many colors. This sensational musical features Andrew Lloyd Webber songs that have gone on to become pop and musical theatre classics,
Classical California KUSC - Los Angeles - Presents:
Classical California KUSC
1/22/2023 - 1/29/2024 (next performance: Monday, 6/5/2023)
Classical California KUSC maintains a comprehensive listing of live and streaming classical music events happening throughout southern California.
The link below will get you to the Events Calendar on the Classical California KUSC website.
Open Fist Theatre Company - Los Angeles - Presents:
6/2/2023 - 7/8/2023 (next performance: Sunday, 6/4/2023)
Open Fist Theatre Company presents a revival of the joyous sci-fi musical adventure — a comic book come to life with an infectious pop-rock score.
Hollywood Fringe Festival - Hollywood - Presents:
Hollywood Fringe Festival
6/8/2023 - 6/25/2023 (next performance: Thursday, 6/8/2023)
The Hollywood Fringe Festival is an annual, open-access, community-derived event celebrating freedom of expression and collaboration in the performing arts community.
LA Philharmonic - Los Angeles - Presents:
Dudamel conducts Mozart
6/1/2023 - 6/4/2023 (next performance: Sunday, 6/4/2023)
One of the world’s great Mozart pianists joins Dudamel for a sublime program.
Los Angeles Philharmonic
Gustavo Dudamel, conductor
Mitsuko Uchida, piano
Overture to The Magic Flute
Piano Concerto No. 27, K. 595
Symphony No. 41, "Jupiter"
LA Lawyers Philharmonic - Los Angeles - Presents:
LA Lawyers Phil: Concert of Hope
Concert of Hope will feature popular works by Mozart and Beethoven as well as Broadway show music and will be performed on a collection of violins recovered from the Holocaust.
A Noise Within - Pasadena - Presents:
The Book of Will
5/7/2023 - 6/4/2023 (next performance: Sunday, 6/4/2023)
A Noise Within presents ‘The Book of Will’ by Lauren Gunderson, a love letter to Willam Shakespeare and to a life in the theater based on a true story.
The Old Globe - San Diego - Presents:
Destiny of Desire
5/19/2023 - 6/25/2023 (next performance: Sunday, 6/4/2023)
The joys, tribulations, and plot twists of epic love are bursting onstage in this brilliantly funny homage to the telenovela by Karen Zacarías (Native Gardens).
Ruskin Group Theatre - Santa Monica - Presents:
Picasso at the Lapin Agile
5/20/2023 - 6/17/2023 (next performance: Sunday, 6/4/2023)
“The Ruskin Group Theatre is doing a tiny yet terrific production of Steve Martin’s “Picasso at the Lapin Agile” with lots of laughs” - Variety"
TOP TEN / Recommended - as smart, funny, and engrossing as its source material and its subjects" - Stage Raw
Performing Arts LIVE - Southern California - Presents:
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3/14/2020 - 4/30/2024 (next performance: Tuesday, 4/30/2024)
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UCI Claire Trevor School of the Arts - Irvine - Presents:
6/3/2023 - 6/10/2023 (next performance: Sunday, 6/4/2023)
In the late 1980s and early 1990s, friends in Manhattan’s East Village struggle to build the lives of their dreams. Pennilessness, drug abuse, HIV/AIDS, social tension, and political unrest, among other hardships, challenge the group physically and emotionally. Facing the problems head on, they make personal self-discoveries and find what really matters most in life.