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Pacific Resident Theatre - Venice - Presents:Andy Warhol’s Tomato10/24/2019 - 11/24/2019 (next performance: Sunday, 11/17/2019)
"CRITIC'S CHOICE" - LA Times EXTENDED!
It’s 1946 in Pittsburgh. An 18-year-old Andy Warhol finds himself in the basement of a working class bar.
Actors Co-op - Hollywood - Presents:Miracle on 34th Street: A Live Musical Radio Play 11/1/2019 - 12/15/2019 (next performance: Sunday, 11/17/2019)
Actors Co-op Theatre is proud to present the Los Angeles premiere of a new adaptation of Miracle on 34th Street: A Live Musical Radio Play, based on the 1947 Lux Radio Hour, adapted by Lance Arthur Smith, original songs and arrangements by Jon Lorenz.
Morgan-Wixson Theatre - Santa Monica - Presents:Legally Blonde Jr.11/9/2019 - 12/14/2019 (next performance: Sunday, 11/17/2019)
Based on the award-winning Broadway musical and the smash hit motion picture, Legally Blonde JR. is a fabulously fun journey of self-empowerment and expanding horizons. The show's instantly recognizable songs are filled with humor, wit, and sass, leaving both the cast and audience seeing pink!
The Coronado Playhouse - Coronado - Presents:Mamma Mia 11/8/2019 - 12/15/2019 (next performance: Sunday, 11/17/2019)
Coronado Playhouse ends its 73rd season with the award-winning, high-energy production of Mamma Mia!, opening Friday, November 8 and playing through Sunday, December 15, 2019. Fall in love with the characters, the story, and the music that make Mamma Mia! the ultimate feel-good show.
Fountain Theatre - Los Angeles - Presents:Between Riverside and Crazy10/16/2019 - 12/15/2019 (next performance: Sunday, 11/17/2019)
The L.A. premiere of the Pulitzer Prize-winning comedy by Stephen Adly Guirgis, the wildly original author of Broadway’s The Motherf*cker with the Hat, Jesus Hopped the A Train and The Last Days of Judas Iscariot.
Odyssey Theatre Ensemble - Los Angeles - Presents:La Vie En Rose11/2/2019 - 12/14/2019 (next performance: Thursday, 11/21/2019)
Celebrated soprano Julia Migenes returns to the Odyssey Theatre with an evening of French chansons.
LA Philharmonic - Los Angeles - Presents:Rachmaninoff and Stravinsky11/30/2019 - 12/1/2019 (next performance: Saturday, 11/30/2019)
Dudamel and music by the Russian Romantic and the Russian Revolutionary.
Los Angeles Philharmonic
Gustavo Dudamel, conductor
Seong-Jin Cho, piano
The fast-rising Korean star pianist plays Rachmaninoff’s ultra-Romantic concerto, and Dudamel leads Stravinsky’s game-changing ballet score with its complex yet primitive-sounding rhythms.
Coachella Valley Repertory - Cathedral City - Presents:Dinner With Friends11/6/2019 - 11/24/2019 (next performance: Sunday, 11/17/2019)
*WINNER of the 2000 Pulitzer Prize.
The complexities of marriage and friendship are examined with wit and intelligence in Dinner with Friends, Donald Margulies' Pulitzer Prize-winning 1998 play about two married couples who have been friends for many years.
The Barn Stage Company - Temecula - Presents:Cabaret at the Merc: Heroes vs. VilliansSunday, 11/24/2019
The music of Disney returns to Cabaret at The Merc in this fun-filled evening of songs celebrating the Good and the Ghastly! From heroic characters such as Hercules and Pocahontas to the villainy of Scar and Ursula, they all have one thing in common their songs are unforgettable! You won’t want to miss this magical night as heroes and villains face off in a battle for Cabaret greatness.
Los Angeles Youth Orchestra - Santa Monica - Presents:Los Angeles Youth Orchestra11/24/2019 - 11/25/2019 (next performance: Sunday, 11/24/2019)
The Los Angeles Youth Orchestra, conducted by Founder and Artistic Director Russell Steinberg, presents 'Down a Country Lane' the Fall 2019 concerts on Sunday, November 24, 2019 at 7:30pm at Barnum Hall and Monday, November 25, 2019 at 7:30pm at Ambassador Auditorium in Pasadena.
The Road Theatre Company - North Hollywood - Presents:The Spanish Prayer Book9/17/2019 - 11/23/2019 (next performance: Sunday, 11/17/2019)
A committed atheist inherits a collection of rare and hauntingly beautiful illustrated Hebrew manuscripts, including a prayer book from fourteenth-century Spain, and discovers that the books, which bear witness to overlapping Jewish and Islamic traditions, were stolen some six-hundred years after their creation from a library in 1940s Berlin.
American Youth Symphony - Los Angeles - Presents:Apollo 13 in ConcertSaturday, 11/23/2019
In honor of the 50th anniversary of the first moon walk in 1969, the American Youth Symphony and Film Concerts Live! are proud to present Apollo 13 In Concert. Audience members will experience renowned composer James Horner’s entire score performed live-to-picture by the full 100-piece AYS orchestra.
Please join us for an emotional and truly unforgettable cinematic concert event!
Laguna Playhouse - Laguna Beach - Presents:The Lion In The Winter11/6/2019 - 11/24/2019 (next performance: Sunday, 11/17/2019)
Before Game of Thrones, there was THE LION IN WINTER. It's Christmas 1183, and King Henry II is planning to announce his successor to the throne. The jockeying for the crown, though, is complex. Henry has three sons and wants his boy, Prince John, to take over. Henry's wife, Queen Eleanor, has other ideas. She believes their son Prince Richard should be king.
San Diego Gay Men's Chorus - San Diego - Presents:SDGMC Chamber Chorale Presents "Thankful"Tuesday, 11/19/2019
Come out for a special concert that reminds us we have so much to be thankful for in this upcoming holiday season. We will be singing songs that remind us of holidays past... and maybe even a fun surprise or two! Join us for "Thankful" in our home at University Christian Church.
USC Thornton School of Music - Los Angeles - Presents:USC Thornton EdgeTuesday, 11/19/2019
Donald Crockett leads the USC Thornton Edge new music group in a program surveying colorful and virtuosic new music from northern Europe, focusing on works from Norway and Finland. Also featured, is the premiere of a new work for sinfonietta by recent Thornton DMA graduate Georgi Dimitrov.
Chapman University - Orange - Presents:Piano Majors ShowcaseTuesday, 11/19/2019
Directed by Grace Fong, piano performance majors from the Hall-Musco Conservatory of Music perform a wide range of works, from Beethoven and Mozart to Haydn and Schumann, plus contemporary composers.
Philharmonic Society of Orange County - Costa Mesa - Presents:Danish String QuartetTuesday, 11/19/2019
Since its debut in 2002, the Danish String Quartet has become one of the most sought-after quartets in the world, earning numerous accolades, including being named winner of the 11th London International String Quartet Competition and securing coveted appointments with the Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center’s highly regarded CMS Two program and with BBC Radio 3 as a New Generation Artist.
Palm Springs Friends of Philharmonic - Palm Desert - Presents:LA Opera Orchestra in ConcertTuesday, 11/19/2019
The Palm Springs Friends of Philharmonic proudly presents the LA Opera Orchestra in Concert, featuring The LA Opera Orchestra Conducted By James Conlon
Conducted by James Conlon / Roldolfo Leone, Pianist
Mozart, The Magic Flute Overture
Mozart, Piano Concerto No. 23
Mozart, Symphony No. 41, “Jupiter”
UCLA School of Theater, Film and Television - Los Angeles - Presents:The Resistible Rise of Arturo Ui11/15/2019 - 11/23/2019 (next performance: Tuesday, 11/19/2019)
Bertolt Brecht satirizes the rise of Nazi Party in pre-WWII Germany
In "The Resistible Rise of Arturo Ui," Bertolt Brecht, one of modern theater’s most important playwrights, satirizes the rise of Nazi Party in pre-WWII Germany, placing the story of mobster Arturo Ui in 1930s Chicago, where he attempts to control the cauliflower racket.
Philharmonic Society of Orange County - Costa Mesa - Presents:Vivaldi's The Four SeasonsWednesday, 11/20/2019
Led by violinist and music director Daniel Hope, the Zurich Chamber Orchestra performs Vivaldi’s classic The Four Seasons along with works from Hope's recent recording for Deutsche Grammophon, My Tribute to Yehudi Menuhin, which pays tribute to his dear friend and mentor.
USC Thornton School of Music - Los Angeles - Presents:Jazz Night: USC Thornton Concert Jazz OrchestraMonday, 11/18/2019
The USC Thornton Concert Jazz Orchestra headlines an evening of contemporary jazz featuring main title themes from famous cartoons.
UC Riverside Music Department - Riverside - Presents:UCR Concert BandWednesday, 11/20/2019
UCR Department of Music and UCR ARTS present
Joshua Welchez, interim director
The UCR Concert Band presents a concert of classics and contemporary pieces from such composers as Maurice Ravel and Aaron Copland.
Free and open to the public.
UCI Claire Trevor School of the Arts - Irvine - Presents:Company: The Musical, by Stephen Sondheim11/17/2019 - 11/23/2019 (next performance: Sunday, 11/17/2019)
It’s the ‘70s in New York City, and amid the swinging discos, free love,and rampant narcissism, Robert is looking for love in all the wrong places. His married friends serve as constant reminders that he needs to find the love of his life. This Sondheim musical won six Tony awards and is as innovative today as it was nearly half a century ago.
Christ Cathedral Concerts - Garden Grove - Presents:Tenebrae Choir of LondonWednesday, 11/20/2019
Passion & Precision
Tenebrae is described as “phenomenal” (The Times) and “devastatingly beautiful” (Gramophone Magazine), award-winning choir Tenebrae, under the direction of Nigel Short, is one of the world’s leading vocal ensembles renowned for its passion and precision.
Cal State University Fullerton - Fullerton - Presents:Picnic 11/15/2019 - 12/8/2019 (next performance: Sunday, 11/17/2019)
When a Stranger Comes to Town, Hearts Are Broken and Lives Changed Forever
A small Kansas town in the 1950s is the setting for William Inge’s bittersweet melodrama "Picnic."
UCI Claire Trevor School of the Arts - Irvine - Presents:UCI Jazz OrchestraWednesday, 11/20/2019
Please join the UCI Jazz Orchestra for an evening of the warm and exciting sounds of large-ensemble jazz music, including the classic repertoire of the big band era.
Center Theatre Group - Los Angeles - Presents:The New One10/23/2019 - 11/24/2019 (next performance: Sunday, 11/17/2019)
Mike Birbiglia has a new one. It’s called 'The New One.'
Lin-Manuel Miranda called 'The New One' “as perfect a night as you’re gonna get.”
LA Opera - Los Angeles - Presents:The Magic Flute11/16/2019 - 12/15/2019 (next performance: Thursday, 11/21/2019)
True love is never easy. Especially when there's a giant, angry spider. And she's your mom...
A dazzling celebration of love conquering all, The Magic Flute transports you into an enchanted world where good battles the forces of darkness.
Antaeus Theatre Company - Glendale - Presents:Eight Nights10/31/2019 - 12/16/2019 (next performance: Sunday, 11/17/2019)
The heartfelt, lyrical portrait of a German Jewish refugee haunted by her past, but resiliently moving toward the future, witnessed over the course of generations of the same family that inhabits a single apartment from 1949 to 2016.
Lisa Smith Wengler Center for the Arts - Malibu - Presents:Ragtime11/15/2019 - 11/23/2019 (next performance: Sunday, 11/17/2019)
Set in the volatile melting pot of turn-of-the-century New York, three individuals—a stifled upper-class wife, a determined Jewish immigrant, and a daring young Harlem musician— are united by their courage, compassion, and belief in the promise of the future.
Antaeus Theatre Company - Glendale - Presents:The Abuelas10/3/2019 - 11/25/2019 (next performance: Sunday, 11/24/2019)
Antaeus Theatre Company’s West Coast premiere of Stephanie Alison Walker’s acclaimed new play explores questions of truth and identity amid the repercussions of Argentina’s “Dirty War.”
The Old Globe - San Diego - Presents:Dr. Seuss’s How the Grinch Stole Christmas!11/3/2019 - 12/29/2019 (next performance: Sunday, 11/17/2019)
Celebrate the holidays as the Old Globe Theatre is once again transformed into snow-covered Whoville, right down to the last can of Who-hash.
Dr. Seuss’s How the Grinch Stole Christmas! is a wonderful, whimsical musical based on the classic Dr. Seuss book.
Mitch Feinstein - Pacific Palisades - Presents:Ruthless! The Musical11/1/2019 - 12/8/2019 (next performance: Sunday, 11/17/2019)
Mordant spoof of big musicals such as Mame and Gypsy, and the film The Bad Seed. Eight-year-old Tina Denmark knows she was born to play Pippi Longstocking, and she will do anything to win the part in her school musical. "Anything" includes murdering the leading lady! A sassy and comic piece!
GYO - Glendale - Presents:New Adventures - Glendale Youth Orchestra Sunday, 11/24/2019
Verdi: Overture to Nabucco
Williams: Jedi Steps and Finale from
Star Wars: Episode VII “The Force Awakens”
Dvorak: Symphony No. 9 in e min., Op. 95 “From the New World”
Loft Ensemble - North Hollywood - Presents:Growing Gills to Drown in the Desert11/14/2019 - 11/24/2019 (next performance: Sunday, 11/17/2019)
Written by Zeb Elliott. Directed by Max Marsh.
Two adults are born into an existence where they must face feelings of inferiority, existential dread, ping pong, and life as a fish in what may or may not be a basement.
Theatre of NOTE - Hollywood - Presents:Fruition11/1/2019 - 12/7/2019 (next performance: Sunday, 11/17/2019)
In a lawless near future, decades of unchecked greed, bigotry and fear have led to the collapse of governments and society as we know it. Seeking shelter in an abandoned warehouse, four strangers with no reason to trust each other must decide if they can work together to survive the deadly storm outside, while they face the threats they pose to one another.
Friends of Sundays Live & LACMA - Los Angeles - Presents:Sundays Live10/20/2019 - 6/28/2020 (next performance: Sunday, 11/24/2019)
Sundays Live presents FREE weekly classical chamber music concerts and recitals by premier professional artists from Southern California and around the world.
These one-hour concerts are presented free to the public at 6:00PM on Sundays
This program takes place off-site at St. James' in-the-City | 3903 Wilshire Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90010
Sacred Fools Theater Company - Los Angeles - Presents:Waiting for Waiting for Godot11/8/2019 - 12/14/2019 (next performance: Sunday, 11/17/2019)
WEST COAST PREMIERE! It is probably not their night. Ester and Val are understudies for a production of Waiting for Godot. They are committed to art, and frustrated by anonymity. They understand their purpose, but not the reasons they stay. They accept their fate, but question each other's motives, all while waiting for "him" to appear...
Peter Kalivas - San Diego - Presents:DANCE. design. GO!Saturday, 11/23/2019
A one of a kind choreography competition: Dance. Design. Go! Join The PGK Dance Project on the night of November 23rd for unforgettable performances. The event will feature a CHOPPED style competition between 4 distinguished choreographers with a $1000 dollar prize on the line.
The event will take place in the beautiful San Diego Art Institute Balboa Park.
Odyssey Theatre Ensemble - Los Angeles - Presents:Before11/14/2019 - 12/8/2019 (next performance: Sunday, 11/17/2019)
Olivier Award-winners Pat Kinevane and Fishamble return to the Odyssey with the U.S. premiere of their award-winning show.
NAVEL - Los Angeles - Presents:The Spectacular Society11/22/2019 - 11/23/2019 (next performance: Friday, 11/22/2019)
Using the U.S. government-sanctioned Japanese American concentration camps during WWII as a dramaturgical framework, "The Spectacular Society" interweaves evocative movement and live sound to explore how ethnicity and identity can be negotiated and performed. Created by LA-based choreographer Marissa Osato and performed by Entity Contemporary Dance.
Santa Monica Playhouse - Santa Monica - Presents:Love in Bloom10/5/2019 - 11/24/2019 (next performance: Sunday, 11/17/2019)
American Radio Network names it “Critics’ Pick of the Year!” It’s the feel-good musical comedy hit of the decade, the bawdy, bold, bodacious Rudie-DeCarlo tribute to the wenches and rogues of the Bard – a “captivating” (stagehappenings.com) garden of a thousand and one theatrical delights insuring that all's well that ends as you like it. ‘Delightful Whimsy! Spot on!” LA Weekly.
EventTicketBoss - Beverly Hills - Presents:Astana Ballet presents a new show Masterpieces Friday, 11/22/2019
Astana Ballet is a top performance theater company in the Republic of Kazakhstan. For the first time, the theater group will be on the West Coast
The Second City Studio Theater - Los Angeles - Presents:The Really Awesome Improv Show9/14/2019 - 12/29/2019 (next performance: Sunday, 11/17/2019)
Saturdays & Sundays @ 12noon: The Really Awesome Improv Show
Independent Shakespeare Co. - Los Angeles - Presents:Anita Berber is Dead!11/14/2019 - 11/24/2019 (next performance: Sunday, 11/17/2019)
A new musical from Independent Shakespeare Co. (presenters of the Griffith Park Free Shakespeare Festival)
THE SCENE: Post-World War I Germany.
THE PROTAGONIST: Expressionist dancer Anita Berber, a one-woman rebellion against a stiff German patriarchy. Her life burns with a furious heat, drawing those around her into a vortex as intoxicating as rose petals soaked in ether.
Theatre Raymond Kabbaz - Los Angeles - Presents:Yuval Ron EnsembleThursday, 11/21/2019
The Yuval Ron Ensemble, led by the Academy Award-winning composer (West Bank Story) and oud player, Yuval Ron, is an internationally acclaimed world-music favorite, featuring artists of varying faiths and backgrounds performing the sacred Jewish, Christian and Sufi music of the Middle East. The quintet will feature artists Qawwali singer Sukhawat Ali Khan, Arabic vocalist Najwa Gibran, percusionni
La Jolla Music Society - La Jolla - Presents:Danish String Quartet PRISM PROJECT11/16/2019 - 11/23/2019 (next performance: Sunday, 11/17/2019)
Danish String Quartet's "uncanny unity of ensemble and tone, matched to an intellectually stimulating and musically compelling programmatic sensibility, has made them one of the premier string quartets of their generation."- The San Diego Union Tribune. Join the Danish String Quartet for their dazzling five concert PRISM project at The Conrad, Novemeber 16 through 23
The Soraya - Northridge - Presents:Frankie AvalonThursday, 11/21/2019
The original Teen Idol (and “Teen Angel” in Grease), Frankie Avalon comes to the Valley for the very first time, bringing a feel-good evening of pop favorites to The Soraya — with music and stories of his long career in show business.
United Stages, Skylight Theatre Company, and Grin & Tonic Theatre - Los Angeles - Presents:The 7 Stages of Grieving11/1/2019 - 11/24/2019 (next performance: Sunday, 11/17/2019)
As the first professional Aboriginal production in Los Angeles, The 7 Stages of Grieving holds a mirror up to America by sharing Australia’s Aboriginal people’s fight for equality and recognition.
Glendale City Church - Glendale - Presents:Aviara Trio: Brahms Trio No. 2Wednesday, 11/20/2019
FREE ADMISSION GLENDALE NOON CONCERTS
Every FIRST & THIRD WEDNESDAY at 12:10-12:40 pm
On Wednesday NOVEMBER 20, 2019 at 12:10-12:40 pm:
The AVIARA PIANO TRIO
Robert Schumitzky - violin
Erin Breene - cello
Ines Irawati - piano
The Music Guild - Los Angeles - Presents: Fiato String QuartetMonday, 11/18/2019
Brahms: String Sextet in B Flat Major, OP.18
Brahms: String Sextet in G Major, Op. 36
The Blank Theatre - Hollywood - Presents:Hot Tragic Dead Thing11/14/2019 - 11/23/2019 (next performance: Thursday, 11/21/2019)
A Blank Theatre Living Room Series Plus Presentation. Written by Ashley Rose Wellman and directed by Christopher James Raymond.
NF2 Productions - Palm Springs - Presents:Confessions of a Mormon Boy10/1/2019 - 1/28/2020 (next performance: Tuesday, 11/19/2019)
The hilarious and harrowing true story about a young dad who loses everything when he comes out and what he does to survive until he gets his smile back. Steven Fales' Off-Broadway hit and international one-man sensation now at Storytelling Tuesdays at Hotel Zoso Palm Springs.
Theatre Planners - Los Angeles - Presents:Defenders11/9/2019 - 12/8/2019 (next performance: Monday, 11/18/2019)
Pandelia’s Canary Yellow Company
presents the World Premiere of 'Defenders' Where the lines between myth and reality become increasingly blurred
Celebrity Autobiography - Los Angeles - Presents:Celebrity AutobiographyMonday, 11/18/2019
Broadway hit in which real celebrities perform readings from the autobiographies of other celebrities.
Cal State University Fullerton - Fullerton - Presents:Jazz Singers Tuesday, 11/19/2019
Richard Nixon Library & Birthplace Foundation - Yorba Linda - Presents:Nixon Library Family Concert Series11/10/2019 - 1/26/2020 (next performance: Sunday, 11/17/2019)
FREE FAMILY CONCERT SERIES
Free concerts are held Sundays, except when otherwise noted, and are open to the public.
Spreckels Organ Society - San Diego - Presents:Spreckels Organ Concerts6/23/2019 - 12/29/2019 (next performance: Sunday, 11/17/2019)
The Spreckels Organ is located in the heart of San Diego’s Balboa Park.
All concerts on the Spreckels Organ are free to the public in accordance with the original Deed of Gift by John and Adolph Spreckels.
Concerts are held very Sunday at 2 p.m. for one hour (rain or shine)
La Sierra University - Riverside - Presents:Chamber series to feature Bavarian Radio Symphony concertmaster Tuesday, 11/19/2019
Korbinian Altenberger, concertmaster of the Bavarian Radio Symphony and the Lucerne Festival Orchestra will perform a recital for the Hanson-Koobs Chamber Music Series along with noted artists Jason Uyeyama, violin, Caitlin Lynch, viola, Michael Kaufman, cello, and Jiayi Shi, piano.
COPA Nightclub - Palm Springs - Presents:Mod Squad Variety Show8/1/2019 - 12/26/2019 (next performance: Thursday, 11/21/2019)
A classic weekly variety show in the vein of the Sonny and Cher show, featuring three of the Valley's top entertainers: Francesca Amari, Jeff Stewart and Wayne Abravanel.