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A Noise Within - Pasadena - Presents:Metamorphoses5/8/2022 - 6/5/2022 (next performance: Friday, 5/27/2022)
A Noise Within presents Mary Zimmerman’s funny, whimsical ‘Metamorphoses’ in on-stage swimming pool
San Diego Musical Theatrie - San Diego - Presents:In the Heights5/5/2022 - 6/5/2022 (next performance: Friday, 5/27/2022)
In the Heights tells the universal story of a vibrant community in New York’s Washington Heights.
San Diego Symphony - San Diego - Presents:The Rady Shell at Jacobs Park5/14/2022 - 5/27/2023 (next performance: Friday, 5/27/2022)
The Rady Shell at Jacobs Park is an architectural wonder on the edge of San Diego Bay and the heart of downtown. Years in the making, The Rady Shell at Jacobs Park is the soaring culmination of a long-time civic desire to have a state of the art concert venue that elevates the experience of live music while also serving as a public center for all of San Diego.
Odyssey Theatre - Los Angeles - Presents:Wakings!4/23/2022 - 6/5/2022 (next performance: Friday, 5/27/2022)
Odyssey Theatre Ensemble explores states of consciousness with ‘Wakings!’ starting April 23.
The Chance Theater - Anaheim - Presents:Fancy Nancy5/27/2022 - 6/19/2022 (next performance: Friday, 5/27/2022)
This TYA favorite returns to the Chance for the fifth time. Bring the family and watch as Fancy Nancy and her friends Bree, Rhonda, Wanda, and Lionel get ready to perform in their very first show, “Deep Sea Dances.”
Recommendation: Ages 4 and up. Great for the entire family.
Center Theatre Group - Culver City - Presents:Tambo & Bones5/1/2022 - 6/25/2022 (next performance: Friday, 5/27/2022)
World Premiere Production
Tambo and Bones are two characters trapped in a minstrel show. It’s hard to feel like a real person when you’re trapped in a minstrel show. Their escape plan: get out, get rich, get even. Imaginative and provocative, Tambo & Bones ?is a daring and explosive rags-to-riches roast of America’s past, present, and future at the intersection of racism and capitalism.
LA Philharmonic - Los Angeles - Presents:Dudamel Conducts Beethoven’s 9th5/26/2022 - 5/29/2022 (next performance: Friday, 5/27/2022)
Experience Dudamel as he leads the ultimate symphony of celebration, humanity, and joy.
Esperanza (world premiere, LA Phil commission)
La Serpiente de Colores (The Multicolored Snake) (world premiere, LA Phil commission)
Symphony No. 9
Laguna Playhouse - Laguna Beach - Presents:A Chorus Line5/26/2022 - 6/12/2022 (next performance: Friday, 5/27/2022)
A CHORUS LINE is a celebration of those unsung heroes of the American Musical Theatre: the chorus dancers - those valiant, over dedicated, underpaid, highly trained performers who back up the star or stars and often make them look even more talented than they are. It’s also about competition, and competition might easily be the common denominator that grabs the audience.
The Old GLobe - San Diego - Presents:Bob Fosse's Dancin'4/19/2022 - 6/21/2022 (next performance: Friday, 5/27/2022)
Bob Fosse’s Dancin’ is Fosse’s full-throated, full-bodied celebration of the art form he loved, practiced, and changed forever.
Midnight Theatricals - Los Angeles - Presents:Afterglow4/28/2022 - 6/19/2022 (next performance: Friday, 5/27/2022)
When Josh and Alex, a married couple in an open relationship, invite Darius to share their bed one night, a new intimate connection begins to form and all three men must come to terms with their individual definitions of love, loyalty, and trust as futures are questioned, relationships are shaken, and commitments are challenged.
LA Opera - Los Angeles - Presents:Aida5/21/2022 - 6/12/2022 (next performance: Sunday, 5/29/2022)
Verdi's majestic epic - one of the grandest of all operas.
Center Theatre Group - Los Angeles - Presents:Come From Away5/31/2022 - 6/29/2022 (next performance: Tuesday, 5/31/2022)
Come From Away tells the remarkable true story of 7,000 stranded passengers and the small town in Newfoundland that welcomed them. Cultures clashed and nerves ran high, but uneasiness turned into trust, music soared into the night, and gratitude grew into enduring friendships. On September 11, 2001 the world stopped. On September 12, their stories moved us all.
San Diego International Fringe Festival - San Diego - Presents:San Diego International Fringe Festival6/2/2022 - 6/12/2022 (next performance: Thursday, 6/2/2022)
The San Diego International Fringe Festival brings the beautiful, the bizarre and the unexpected to America’s Finest City.
At the San Diego International Fringe Festival, we focus on fringe artists and creating community, as we encourage the development of San Diego as a destination for innovative artistic expression.
The Atwater Playhouse - Los Angeles - Presents:Slice5/13/2022 - 6/5/2022 (next performance: Friday, 5/27/2022)
Kyle visits his childhood home in the suburbs to share a pizza dinner with his father. Without his mother hovering around, Kyle seizes on the opportunity to ask his father all the questions about their lives together that he always wondered about.
The Wallis - Beverly Hills - Presents:The Wallis’ Production of Joe Morton as King Lear5/10/2022 - 6/5/2022 (next performance: Friday, 5/27/2022)
Theatrically Adventurous Production,
with Full Score, Videos, and Projections That Transform the Theater
into a Not-Too-Distant-Future World Ravaged by Environmental Catastrophes
South Coast Repertory - Costa Mesa - Presents:Tiger Style!5/19/2022 - 6/5/2022 (next performance: Friday, 5/27/2022)
by Mike Lew
Directed by Ralph B. Peña
On the Julianne Argyros Stage
Latino Theater Company - Los Angeles - Presents:Sleep with the Angels5/19/2022 - 6/26/2022 (next performance: Friday, 5/27/2022)
Latino Theater Company’s world premiere comedy ‘Sleep with the Angels’ reminds us of the complexities of being human.