Theatre
Wayne Brady to Star in Kiss Me, Kate at Pasadena Playhouse

Wayne Brady. Photo courtesy The Pasadena Playhouse The Pasadena Playhouse (Artistic Director Sheldon Epps and Executive Director Elizabeth Doran) announced today that Wayne Brady will star as Fred/Petruchio in the Cole Porter Broadway musical Kiss Me, Kate. The multi-Emmy Award winning Brady will head a cast of 17. Epps will direct the 2014–2015 Season opener, which will run from September 16– October 12, 2014 with…

La Llorona, Dracula’s Guest and The Monk Announced for Wicked Lit 2014

Unbound Productions Executive Director Jonathan Josephson, Artistic Director Paul Millet, and Producing Artistic Director Jeff G. Rack have announced the line-up for WICKED LIT 2014, the 6th annual immersive theatre event that will take place…

Sierra Madre Playhouse Announces Fall and Winter Shows, and New Management Team

Amid major organizational changes and a shift in its general direction, Sierra Madre Playhouse announces a new slate of shows to carry its programming into early 2015: August 1- September 6, 2014: “6 Rms Riv…

French Stewart is Buster Keaton

French Stewart as Buster Keaton in Stoneface (1) from Pasadena Now on Vimeo. Acclaimed television actor French Stewart tells the story of one of Hollywood’s most memorable comedic characters in the Pasadena Playhouse’s current production…

A Noise Within Presents Three Free Summer Readings

A Noise Within (ANW), presents free readings of Chekhov’s classic comedy Uncle Vanya, directed by Joel Swetow, on Wednesday, June 25 at 7:00 p.m.; Heroes by Gerald Sibleyras, translation by Tom Stoppard, directed by Susan…

Theatre Events

Friday, August 01 - 4:00 pm Scratch 101

Friday, October 31 - 7:00 pm The Raymond Hill Mortuary Haunted House

Saturday, November 01 - 7:00 pm The Raymond Hill Mortuary Haunted House

Saturday, August 02

Enjoy 19th Century Opera at Fifth Annual Victorian Garden Party

The Opera A La Carte will celebrate its 5th Annual Victorian Garden Party with a night of opera, music, food and wine, and silent auction…

Sunday, August 10

Stupid F–King Bird Extended Two Weeks

The Theatre @ Boston Court and Circle X Theatre Co. announce the extension of Stupid Fucking Bird by Aaron Posner, directed by Michael Michetti, through…

Saturday, August 23

Los Angeles Women’s Theatre Festival Announces Roster for Empowerment Day at Fremont Centre Theatre

A second Annual Solo Performer Empowerment Day, a full day of workshops and panels designed to empower and enhance the careers of solo performers in…

Saturday, September 06

“6RMS RIV VU” is the Summer Comedy at Sierra Madre Playhouse

The Sierra Madre Playhouse will stage its summer comedy, “6RMS RIV VU,” August 1 to September 6, 2014. “6RMS RIV VU,” a romantic comedy is…

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The Pasadena Playhouse Announces Jan Saiget as Director of Institutional Advancement

The Pasadena Playhouse is pleased to announce the appointment of Jan Saiget as the Director of Institutional Advancement for the organization. Saiget is a seasoned fundraiser whose career contributions have furthered the missions of non-profit organizations representing the arts, civic engagement, architectural history and preservation, and most recently, academic medical research and healthcare. “I am pleased to return to the Pasadena community, where early in my career I served as the Pacific Asia Museum’s Director of Development,” says Saiget. “It is also rewarding to again be immersed in the inspirational and creative energy of the arts, and that of The…

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