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A Noise Within Announces Two Free Summer Readings

Free Reading of One Acts by Moliere, 2014. Photo courtesy of A Noise Within A Noise Within (ANW) presents two free, staged readings this summer: Lulu, a sex tragedy by Peter Barnes, adapted from the plays Earth Spirit and Pandora’s Box by Frank Wedekind, directed by William Dennis Hunt on Wednesday, June 3 at 7:00 p.m.; and, on Wednesday, July 15 at 7:00 p.m., The…

Hit Stage Play Sacrificing Simone Addresses Child Abandonment

Abandoned Baby Found Outside Pasadena Medical Center, Woman in Custody After Leaving Baby on Subway Platform, Mother is Charged With Abandoning Infant, Newborn Girl Found Abandoned Near Southern California. These headlines are indicative of a…

A Noise Within Announces Its 2015-16 Repertory Season

A Noise Within, led by Producing Artistic Directors Geoff Elliott and Julia Rodriguez-Elliott, announces its 24th season of classic theater. Informed by the season’s theme, “Breaking and Entering,” these plays follow protagonists as they break…

The Pasadena Playhouse Announces the Return Engagement of “A Night with Janis Joplin”

The Pasadena Playhouse (Sheldon Epps, Artistic Director and Elizabeth Doran, Executive Director) announces the return engagement of A Night with Janis Joplin with Mary Bridget Davies, following her Tony Award® nominated Broadway run. The acclaimed…

The Pasadena Playhouse Announces its 2015-2016 Season

The Pasadena Playhouse (Sheldon Epps, Artistic Director and Elizabeth Doran Executive Director) announced their 2015-2016 Season today, which includes the award-winning Real Women Have Curves by Josefina López; the World Premiere of the new musical…

Theatre Events

Saturday, June 20 - 2:00 pm "Spoon River Anthology" by Charles Aidman

Saturday, June 27 - 2:00 pm "Spoon River Anthology" by Charles Aidman

Saturday, June 27 - 8:00 pm "Spoon River Anthology" by Charles Aidman

Sunday, May 24

The Theatre @ Boston Court Explores Our Disconnection With Nature in “My Barking Dog”

Michelle Azar and Ed F. Martin. Photo courtesy The Theatre @ Boston Court Michelle Azar and Ed F. Martin. Photo courtesy The Theatre @ Boston…

Tuesday, May 26

Greenhouse at the Playhouse Presents Child’s Play

On Tuesday, May 26 at 8:00 p.m. enjoy a reading of Child’s Play by Lena Ford as part of Greenhouse at the Playhouse. Privatized prisons.…

Sunday, June 07

The Elliots, World Premiere Adaptation of Jane Austen Novel, Opens at Fremont Centre Theatre

The Elliots, will have its World Premiere on Saturday, May 9th at Fremont Centre Theatre. The play is adapted by A.J. Darby and based on…

Sunday, June 07

World Premiere Play, “Untethered” to Open at Mountain View Mausoleum

Julia Edwards’ World Premiere play, “untethered” is a wacky new love story, not the Hallmark variety, the messy, screwing up, begging for mercy kind. Untethered…

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Sex, Religion, and Politics Collide as Six Pakistani-American Muslim Women Confront Tradition in “Dirty Paki Lingerie”

Sex, religion, and politics collide as six Pakistani-American Muslim women air their “dirty lingerie” in the sixty minute comedic play “Dirty Paki Lingerie” by Aizzah Fatima to be presented at Pasadena’s USC Pacific Asia Museum on Sunday, March 29. Set in post 9/11 America, the play depicts the stories of six Pakistani-American Muslim women ranging in age from a six year old girl to a sixty-five year old woman at the chaotic juncture of two different cultures. Cross-cultural sparks fly and preconceptions about Muslim women, sex, and politics are hilariously shattered in the show. The Wall Street Journal says “Breaks down stereotypes of Muslim…

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