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Independent Shakespeare Co. - Los Angeles - Presents:Griffith Park Free Shakespeare Festival - Pericles7/27/2019 - 8/30/2019 (next performance: Thursday, 8/15/2019)
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.
134 WEST - Los Angeles - Presents:Macbeth8/15/2019 - 9/7/2019 (next performance: Thursday, 8/15/2019)
William Shakespeare’s Macbeth gets a daring new production in Downtown LA’s arts district thanks to 134 West. Directed by Alyssa Escalante, thisMacbeth, set in a near future desert landscape, will have a limited engagement at Art Share L.A. from Thursday, August 15 through Saturday, September 7, 2019.
Festival of Arts of Laguna Beach - Laguna Beach - Presents:Pageant of the Masters7/7/2019 - 8/31/2019 (next performance: Thursday, 8/15/2019)
The Pageant of the Masters is arguably one of the most unique productions in the entire world. This uber-creative, one-of-a-kind show combines theater, performance art and art history. Each evening during the summer season, classic and contemporary works of art are faithfully re-created with theatrical illusion and real people posing as living pictures.
Barry Edelstein - San Diego - Presents:Romeo and Juliet8/11/2019 - 9/15/2019 (next performance: Thursday, 8/15/2019)
By William Shakespeare
Directed by Barry Edelstein
“Good night, good night! Parting is such sweet sorrow
That I shall say good night till it be morrow.”
Open Fist Theatre Company - Los Angeles - Presents:Dancing at Lughnasa7/6/2019 - 8/31/2019 (next performance: Friday, 8/16/2019)
Brian Friel’s Tony Award-winning play, loosely based on the lives of his mother and aunts, is a rich and deeply moving portrait of the everyday lives of five sisters, just as everything is on the brink of change.
Theatre of NOTE - Hollywood - Presents:Driving Wilde8/16/2019 - 9/21/2019 (next performance: Friday, 8/16/2019)
DRIVING WILDE is Jacqueline Wright’s very free, very contemporary, shockingly frank and surreal adaptation of Oscar Wilde’s classic novel The Picture of Dorian Gray. Wright transforms the gothic horror story into a present-day meditation on the pursuit of beauty. Beautiful young Dorian awakens from a coma with amnesia, unaware of his past and seeing the perfection of nature with fresh eyes.
Moving Arts - Los Angeles - Presents:Early Birds8/16/2019 - 9/7/2019 (next performance: Friday, 8/16/2019)
A heartwarming, irreverent comedy about two senior women, each at a crossroads, both escaping their past on a high-seas cruise. Together, they realize their strengths and celebrate their weaknesses, and understand that it's never too late for a new friend or a new adventure.
Odyssey Theatre - Los Angeles - Presents:Fefu and Her Friends7/31/2019 - 9/29/2019 (next performance: Friday, 8/16/2019)
María Irene Fornés’ groundbreaking comedy-drama continues Odyssey’s ‘Circa ’69!’ 50th Anniversary Season.
Fountain Theatre - Los Angeles - Presents:Hannah and the Dread Gazebo8/14/2019 - 9/22/2019 (next performance: Friday, 8/16/2019)
The Fountain Theatre, East West Players and more than a little bit of magic — Jiehae Park’s wildly theatrical play.
Creation myths and family histories meld in a wildly theatrical, startling new comedy that explores what it means to walk the edge between cultures.
LACMA - Los Angeles - Presents:Jazz at LACMA4/26/2019 - 11/15/2019 (next performance: Friday, 8/16/2019)
Jazz at LACMA features the art of jazz as practiced by leading Southern California artists. Celebrating over twenty years at LACMA, the program continues to be one of the museum’s most recognizable offerings.
Wayne Scott/ LifeHouse Productions - Redlands - Presents:Les Miserables - A New Drama8/3/2019 - 9/1/2019 (next performance: Friday, 8/16/2019)
Victor Hugo’s classic masterpiece storms the stage in this original dramatic presentation of his stirring story. Witness the astounding journey of Jean Valjean as he falls from grace and rises to redemption amidst the amazing events of nineteenth century France
The Group Rep - North Hollywood - Presents:Loose Knit8/2/2019 - 9/8/2019 (next performance: Friday, 8/16/2019)
The Group Rep presents LOOSE KNIT, written by Theresa Rebeck, directed by L. Flint Esquerra, produced by Katelyn Ann Clark, is a seductively smart, dark comedy about women who, once a week gather to knit. As the sweaters pile up, their lives fall apart.
PowPAC, Poway's Community Theatre - Poway - Presents:Noel Coward's Private Lives8/9/2019 - 9/8/2019 (next performance: Friday, 8/16/2019)
A uniquely humorous play boasting numerous successful Broadway runs, a television movie and a star-studded feature film
Tomorrowland Productions & Pop Up Theatre - Los Angeles - Presents:Dope Queens8/9/2019 - 9/22/2019 (next performance: Friday, 8/16/2019)
In 2012, three friends: Goldie, Blake, and Angel, move to San Francisco after meeting in protective custody at a men’s California state penitentiary where they were just serving time. Goldie and Angel are transgender women of color, outcasts from their families and the society they live in.
Vs. Theatre Company - Los Angeles - Presents:True West7/26/2019 - 8/31/2019 (next performance: Friday, 8/16/2019)
Lee and Austin are two estranged brothers who reunite at their mother's empty house in suburban California. Sparks fly and passions rage in this American classic from one of our greatest playwrights.
Pacific Resident Theatre - Venice - Presents:Andy Warhol’s Tomato8/10/2019 - 9/22/2019 (next performance: Saturday, 8/17/2019)
A brand new season begins for L.A.’s multi-award winning Pacific Resident Theatre as they present the world premiere staging of “Andy Warhol’s Tomato,” by Vince Melocchi.
La Jolla Playhouse - La Jolla - Presents:The Coast Starlight - World Premiere8/20/2019 - 9/15/2019 (next performance: Tuesday, 8/20/2019)
Developed through the 2018 DNA New Works Series, playwright Keith Burn and director Tyne Rafaeli bring to life a story that Rich Family Artistic Director Christopher Ashley says is “an empathetic and humane tribute to all the people who – like [Keith], and like me – came to California chasing a dream.”
The Geffen Playhouse - Los Angeles - Presents:Witch8/20/2019 - 9/29/2019 (next performance: Tuesday, 8/20/2019)
In this fiendishly funny new play, a charming devil arrives in the quiet village of Edmonton to bargain for the souls of its residents in exchange for their darkest wishes, featuring Golden Globe winner Maura Tierney (ER, The Affair).
International City Theatre - Long Beach - Presents:Beast on the Moon8/21/2019 - 9/8/2019 (next performance: Wednesday, 8/21/2019)
Survivors find hope in Richard Kalinoski’s bittersweet love story, next up at International City Theatre.
Little Fish Theatre - San Pedro - Presents:Martin McDonagh's The Lonesome West8/22/2019 - 9/15/2019 (next performance: Thursday, 8/22/2019)
Martin McDonagh’s fiendishly funny story about a squabble between two brothers, restlessness, and plain old boredom, inspiring hilarious and thrilling homicidal behavior. Directed by Stephanie Coltrin.
DIJO Productions - Santa Barbara - Presents:Copenhagen by Michael Frayn8/23/2019 - 9/8/2019 (next performance: Friday, 8/23/2019)
DIJO Productions present Copenhagen by Michael Frayn, starring Ed Giron, Kathy Marden, and Bill Waxman in a play that explores the mystery
surrounding the actual meeting of two of the world's greatest atomic scientists in the heat of World War Two.
Costa Mesa Playhouse - Costa Mesa - Presents:The 39 Steps8/23/2019 - 9/15/2019 (next performance: Friday, 8/23/2019)
For the first regular production of its 55th season Costa Mesa Playhouse presents the hilarious spoof of Alfred Hitchcock’s spy thriller “The 39 Steps,” running August 23-September 15, 2019.
Sierra Madre Playhouse - Sierra Madre - Presents:The Joy Luck Club8/23/2019 - 10/5/2019 (next performance: Friday, 8/23/2019)
Based on the best-selling novel, stories of Chinese-American immigrant women and their American-born daughters. Tim Dang directs.
Tap Fever Studios - San Diego - Presents:Tap Fever Studios New Session Classes8/26/2019 - 12/14/2019 (next performance: Monday, 8/26/2019)
New things are coming to Tap Fever Studios in Pacific Beach San Diego!
We've recently moved into a new studio and we'd like for you to come join us for our new session. The session starts August 26 and goes until December 14. You can check out our specific class days and times through our website at TapFever.com under > classes > schedule.
Lydia Reynolds - Los Angeles - Presents:Danny and the Deep Blue Sea8/29/2019 - 8/31/2019 (next performance: Thursday, 8/29/2019)
John Patrick Shanley's Apache Dance - Danny and the Deep Blue Sea - An immersive dinner theater performance of a hauntingly hilarious love story between two Beasts. Three Performance Nights Only. Must be 18+ - FREE PARKING
Brand Library & Art Center - Glendale - Presents:Brand Library Plaza Series: Bridge to EverywhereFriday, 8/30/2019
Exciting chamber ensemble with diverse influences.
LA Phil - Los Angeles - Presents:Maestro of the Movies8/30/2019 - 9/1/2019 (next performance: Friday, 8/30/2019)
David Newman conducts the LA Phil in our annual celebration of the music of John Williams – including film clips.
Chris Isaacson Presents - Palm Springs - Presents:Sam Harris – Stripped8/30/2019 - 8/31/2019 (next performance: Friday, 8/30/2019)
By popular demand, platinum selling recording artist and Tony Award nominated actor Sam Harris returns to The Purple Room with his show "Stripped" for two shows only.