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Pacific Resident Theatre - Venice - Presents:All My Sons9/14/2019 - 11/15/2019 (next performance: Saturday, 10/19/2019)
Winner of the New York Drama Critics Circle Award for Best New Play, and recipient of numerous Tony Awards, this electrifying family drama remains as timely as it is timeless.
Echo Theater Company - Los Angeles - Presents:Handjob9/4/2019 - 10/21/2019 (next performance: Saturday, 10/19/2019)
The world premiere of this outrageous, boundary-pushing comedy will leave you gasping with shock and laughter.
Odyssey Theatre Ensemble - Los Angeles - Presents:In Circles9/14/2019 - 11/10/2019 (next performance: Saturday, 10/19/2019)
Odyssey Theatre Ensemble revives the 1968 Obie award-winning Gertrude Stein musical, featuring one of the original off-Broadway cast members, as part of its 50th Anniversary “Circa ’69” Season.
American Contemporary Ballet - Los Angeles - Presents:ACB Presents: Inferno & Burlesque10/11/2019 - 11/2/2019 (next performance: Saturday, 10/19/2019)
ACB presents the perfect Halloween celebration for the culturally inclined: A double-feature ballet seeped in gothic horror, set to a score by Pulitzer Prize-winning composer Charles Wuorinen.
See the ballet that prompted KUSC to call American Contemporary Ballet "one of America's most adventurous and exciting ballet companies."
The Chance Theater - Anaheim - Presents:Goosebumps, The Musical10/4/2019 - 10/27/2019 (next performance: Saturday, 10/19/2019)
Brooke and Zeke are thrilled to learn that they’ve won the starring roles in the new school musical — a mysterious production called The Phantom. But when strange, seemingly supernatural events begin interrupting rehearsals, the friends begin to wonder whether the show they’re acting in might be cursed.
Pacific Resident Theatre - Venice - Presents:Andy Warhol’s Tomato9/26/2019 - 10/27/2019 (next performance: Saturday, 10/19/2019)
CRITIC'S CHOICE - LA Times
It’s 1946 in Pittsburgh. An 18-year-old Andy Warhol finds himself in the basement of a working class bar.
Santa Monica Playhouse - Santa Monica - Presents:Binge Free Fest10/12/2019 - 11/15/2019 (next performance: Saturday, 10/19/2019)
A full month of FREE shows and workshops at Santa Monica Plyahouse
Ensemble Studio Theatre Los Angeles - Los Angeles - Presents:Charlotte Stay Close10/4/2019 - 10/27/2019 (next performance: Saturday, 10/19/2019)
Ensemble Studio Theatre Los Angeles presents the world premiere of Charlotte Stay Close by Christine Hamilton-Schmidt, directed by Jonathan Muñoz-Proulx. Performances weekends through October 27, 2019.
Los Angeles Metropolitan Opera - Santa Monica - Presents:Händel's 'Julius Caesar In Egypt'10/19/2019 - 10/27/2019 (next performance: Saturday, 10/19/2019)
Händel’s timeless opera about twisted sibling rivalry and out of control ambition is awesome!
Come see and hear us perform
this brilliant MASTERPIECE!
AK Ink - Los Angeles - Presents:Good Fishermen Know A Lot About Sex10/11/2019 - 11/3/2019 (next performance: Saturday, 10/19/2019)
What do you get when you add a grieving family of four to a boatful of local Hawaiian fishermen? The brand new musical Good Fishermen Know A Lot About Sex. Through high hopes and low tides, Ally and her family learn about the cycle of life, how sex and fishing are intimately connected, and that even when faced with the most difficult of circumstances life does go on.
Boston Court Pasadena - Pasadena - Presents:Bridge to EverywhereSaturday, 10/19/2019
Music without Borders
The program explores connections found in a variety of cross-cultural musical traditions featuring works by the composer collective Code Switch (Reena Esmail, Juan Pablo Contreras, Derrick Spiva Jr.).
Symphony of the Vines - Los Osos - Presents:Romantic Cello - Los OsosSaturday, 10/19/2019
Symphony of the Vines is excited to have internationally-acclaimed pianist Dmitriy Cogan perform with Hillary Clark, cello. The concerts, called Romantic Cello, will be performed in Los Osos on October 19 and Atascadero on October 20.
Student Spotlight features Evalynn Moylan, 17, a senior at Morro Bay High School, performing a cello solo.
Little Fish Theatre - San Pedro - Presents:Operation Ajax10/3/2019 - 10/27/2019 (next performance: Saturday, 10/19/2019)
by Matthew Spangler and Farshad Farahat, directed by Suzanne Dean
The true story about a 1953 CIA covert operation surrounding the plan to overthrow the Prime Minister of Iran.
Oceanside Theatre Company - Oceanside - Presents:Foxfire10/11/2019 - 10/27/2019 (next performance: Saturday, 10/19/2019)
Foxfire takes place on a small farm in Southern Appalachia threatened by hard times and creeping real estate development. It explores the strength of family, the burnished love of a long marriage and the values that have sustained this nation. It is laced with knee-slapping, soul-stirring music by Jonathan Brielle, with live stage performances by a 4-piece bluegrass band..
Sacred Fools Theater Company - Los Angeles - Presents:Deadly9/13/2019 - 11/2/2019 (next performance: Saturday, 10/19/2019)
1893. A time of hope and optimism as the World's Fair turns the globe's eyes toward Chicago. But within this cultural explosion of art and technology, a demon lurks beneath. Taking advantage of the modern woman's adventuresome spirit, H.H. Holmes builds a hotel - a murder castle - to entrap and kill unsuspecting ladies new to the big city.
Pandelia's Canary Yellow Company - West Hollywood - Presents:Last Swallows9/20/2019 - 10/20/2019 (next performance: Saturday, 10/19/2019)
Pandelia’s Canary Yellow Company
presents the World Premiere of Last Swallows
Some people will do anything to defend the nest
MainStreet Theatre Company - Rancho Cucamonga - Presents:OLIVÉRio: A Brazilian Twist10/12/2019 - 10/27/2019 (next performance: Saturday, 10/19/2019)
A colorful retelling of Charles Dickens' "Oliver Twist" set in Rio de Janeiro!
This colorful musical tackles issues of poverty, inequity, greed, and betrayal in a way that’s easy for young people to understand - set to a samba beat and ending with a note of hope. MainStreet is thrilled to be producing the West Coast Premiere! (For ages 6 and up)
Caltech - Pasadena - Presents:Perla Batalla in The House of CohenSaturday, 10/19/2019
Caltech is pleased to present Perla Batalla in The House of Cohen, an evening of song and celebration featuring some of Leonard Cohen’s most iconic hits including “Bird on the Wire,” “Dance Me to the End of Love,” and “Hallelujah.”
The New Bad Boys OF Magic - Los Angeles - Presents:Dirty Tricks - The New Bad Boys Of MagicSaturday, 10/19/2019
Hollywood’s drunkest magic show, DIRTY TRICKS w/ The New Bad Boys of Magic, celebrates its second smash(ed) year at The Three Clubs.
Ensemble Theatre Company at The New Vic - Santa Barbara - Presents:Measure For Measure10/3/2019 - 10/20/2019 (next performance: Saturday, 10/19/2019)
One of William Shakespeare’s most beguiling plays dramatizes one of his more infamous bargains: a young woman’s virginity in exchange for her brother’s life. This story of tyrannical authority, sexual power, and gender politics is especially resonant in today’s #MeToo culture.
The Second City Studio Theater - Los Angeles - Presents:The Really Awesome Improv Show9/14/2019 - 12/29/2019 (next performance: Saturday, 10/19/2019)
Saturdays & Sundays @ 12noon: The Really Awesome Improv Show
One More Productions - Garden Grove, - Presents:Bright Star9/26/2019 - 10/20/2019 (next performance: Saturday, 10/19/2019)
Bright Star tells a sweeping tale of love and redemption set against the rich backdrop of the American South in the 1920’s and 1940’s. An uplifting theatrical journey that holds you tight in its grasp, Bright Star is as refreshingly genuine as it is daringly hopeful.
Atlas Obscura - Los Angeles - Presents:Red Thread by Siegfried Tieber10/3/2019 - 11/10/2019 (next performance: Saturday, 10/19/2019)
Atlas Obscura presents Red Thread, a theatrical exploration of the concepts of chance and chaos with performer and award-winning magician Siegfried Tieber. Using sleight of hand, magic, and illusion, Tieber’s latest creation guides participants through an unlikely journey, blurring the line between the improbable and the impossible.
Vista Players - North Hollywood - Presents:Constantinople9/27/2019 - 11/2/2019 (next performance: Saturday, 10/19/2019)
Award Winning Vista Players Present A World Premiere Production at the Secret Rose Theatre
Brightwork newmusic - Pacific Palisades - Presents:Another World at the Villa AuroraSaturday, 10/19/2019
Tuesdays @ Monk Space presents
Another World at the Villa Aurora
Pianist Genevieve Lee joins members of Brightwork Ensemble to present an evening of music from another place and time.
Santa Monica Playhouse - Santa Monica - Presents:Love in Bloom10/5/2019 - 11/24/2019 (next performance: Saturday, 10/19/2019)
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.
Dean Productions - Glendale - Presents:King Lear9/26/2019 - 10/19/2019 (next performance: Saturday, 10/19/2019)
A modern-dress presentation of Shakespeare's classic drama.
Loyola Marymount University - Los Angeles - Presents:“The Resistible Rise of Arturo Ui”10/11/2019 - 10/19/2019 (next performance: Saturday, 10/19/2019)
Brecht’s political satire chronicling the rise of Arturo Ui, a fictional mobster in 1930s Chicago who attempts to dominate the cauliflower market through violence, fear, intimidation and threats, opens Friday, Oct. 11 at Loyola Marymount University.
Son of Semele Ensemble - Los Angeles - Presents:4.48 Psychosis10/12/2019 - 11/3/2019 (next performance: Saturday, 10/19/2019)
Son of Semele Ensemble presents Kane’s celebrated meditation on mental illness on the 20th anniversary of her suicide. This raw, biting and provocative work, lays bare the isolation and rage of a person struggling to go on.
The Group Rep - North Hollywood - Presents:Barrymore10/12/2019 - 11/3/2019 (next performance: Saturday, 10/19/2019)
The Group Rep presents BARRYMORE by William Luce, with Robert Benedict as Barrymore, featuring Todd Andrew Ball, directed by Robert Benedict, produced by Todd Andrew Ball.
Boston Court Pasadena - Pasadena - Presents:How the Light Gets In9/19/2019 - 10/27/2019 (next performance: Saturday, 10/19/2019)
A World Premiere
HOW THE LIGHT GETS IN
By E.M. Lewis
Directed by Emilie Beck
“There is a crack, a crack in everything
That’s how the light gets in.”
Neo Ensemble Theatre - Burbank - Presents:Representative Misbehavior9/26/2019 - 10/20/2019 (next performance: Saturday, 10/19/2019)
Neo Ensemble Theatre will present the world premiere of "Representative Misbehavior" by Tom Walla, directed by Flint Esquerra.
Storybook Theatre - Los Angeles - Presents:The Adventures of Peter Rabbit10/5/2019 - 3/21/2020 (next performance: Saturday, 10/19/2019)
Storybook Theatre's adaptation of the classic Beatrix Potter tale.
This funny version is specifically created to appeal to children and the whole family.
Desert Rose Productions Inc. - Rancho Mirage - Presents:Die, Mommie, Die!10/4/2019 - 10/27/2019 (next performance: Saturday, 10/19/2019)
Ex-cabaret siren Angela Arden is no longer in love with her husband, and is disconnected from her children. In an attempt to escape her marriage to be with her hunky layabout, she poisons her husband. When she begins to suspect that her daughter and gay son are also sleeping with her paramour — they in turn begin to suspect their mother had a role in their father’s death.
Actors Co-op - Hollywood - Presents:The Mystery of Irma Vep - A Penny Dreadful10/4/2019 - 11/10/2019 (next performance: Saturday, 10/19/2019)
Actors Co-op’s 28th Season Opener
Charles Ludlam’s The Mystery of Irma Vep - A Penny Dreadful, directed by Carla Cackowski,produced by Carly Lopez,is a hilarious fright fest, complete with a cast of monsters and an Egyptian princess.This two-actor, multi-character show is a nod to the classic Gothic melodramas and early flicks of the 30s and 40s.
Ari Stidham - Studio City - Presents:The Edgar Allan Show9/27/2019 - 10/19/2019 (next performance: Saturday, 10/19/2019)
Ari Stidham (“Scorpion” Series Regular CBS) presents The Edgar Allan Show, a comedic celebration of Edgar Allan Poe’s Master Works just in time for Halloween. Re-enactments and recitals of The Raven, The Tell-Tale Heart, The Fall of the House of Usher and more, done with great silliness written, directed and featuring original songs by Ari Stidham.
Downey Symphonic Society - Downey - Presents:"Passport to Passion"Saturday, 10/19/2019
Looking for a great evening? The brilliant young violinist Strauss Shi will dazzle you with Tchaikovsky’s “Valse Scherzo” and 2-time Oscar winner Franz Waxman’s “Carmen Fantasie”! Brahms opens and the dramatic and impassioned melodies of Tchaikovsky’s 4th symphony complete an experience you’ll treasure. Free parking!
The Group Rep - North Hollywood - Presents:Night of the Living Dead10/4/2019 - 11/3/2019 (next performance: Saturday, 10/19/2019)
The Group Rep presents George A. Romero’s “Night of the Living Dead,” adapted for the stage by Gus Krieger, directed by Drina Durazo.
Seven strangers barricade themselves inside a Pennsylvania farmhouse, attempting to escape the bloodthirsty, flesh-eating ghouls ravaging the countryside.
Tubeman Productions - Los Angeles - Presents:Mono/Poly10/3/2019 - 11/10/2019 (next performance: Saturday, 10/19/2019)
Two monogamous couples fall within the orbit of an influential polyamorous triad. All sorts of temptations ensue.
Mono/Poly is a sex comedy for the 21st Century that asks you to consider the possibilities. All of them.
Pasadena Symphony Association - Pasadena - Presents:Brahms Symphony No. 1Saturday, 10/19/2019
David Lockington, conductor
Tessa Lark, violin
Sydney Wang Commission (world premiere)
Bruch Violin Concerto No. 1
Brahms Symphony No. 1
Loft Ensemble - North Hollywood - Presents:Art is Useless When You're Being Mauled by a Bear10/5/2019 - 11/10/2019 (next performance: Saturday, 10/19/2019)
Written by Alisa Tangredi. Directed by JJ Mayes and Bree Pavey. World premiere production.
A woman must see the truth and find acceptance in a fantastical adventure through grief and loss, fairy tales, and realities. And, yes ... there’s a bear.
Antaeus Theatre Company - Glendale - Presents:The Abuelas10/3/2019 - 11/25/2019 (next performance: Saturday, 10/19/2019)
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.”
Santa Barbara Music Club - Santa Barbara - Presents:50th season SB Music ClubSaturday, 10/19/2019
On Saturday, October 19 at 3 p.m. the SANTA BARBARA MUSIC CLUB opens its 2019-2010 season, celebrating 50 years of presenting its stellar series of free concerts of beautiful classical music!
Featured pianist Betty Oberacker and clarinetist David Singer
Lamplighters - La Mesa - Presents:On Golden Pond10/11/2019 - 11/10/2019 (next performance: Saturday, 10/19/2019)
The well-known movie version garnered Academy Awards for Best Film, Best Actor, Best Actress
(Presented with permission from
Dramatists Play Service}
Director: George Bailey
Producer: Nicole Ashley Thomas
El Camino College - Torrance - Presents:casebolt and smith, danceSaturday, 10/19/2019
close (World Premiere)
Celebrating their 15th year as a collaborative duo, casebolt and smith bring their trademark humor and accessibility to the Marsee Auditorium with the world premiere of close. A complex weaving of dance, story, video, and music, close untangles casebolt and smith’s pasts to get at a deeper understanding of their present - gesture by gesture, song by song.