Theatre
Tonight ‘Nightwalk in the Chinese Garden’ at The Huntington

Stan Lai, the award-winning US-born Taiwan-based playwright and theater director who helped revolutionize modern theater in Taiwan in the 1980s, will be presenting his “Nightwalk in the Chinese Garden,” a site-specific play which he wrote exclusively for the Huntington’s Chinese Garden, starting on Friday, September 21. The play, a contemporary theater production staged in the Huntington’s magnificent setting, runs through October 26. Set against the…

West End Thriller to Arrive in Pasadena Just in Time for Halloween

Pasadena Playhouse, the State Theater of California, presents London’s second longest-running West End play The Woman in Black, Wednesday, October 17 through Sunday, November 11.  (Press opening is October 18). Over eight million people have…

The Whipping Man at Sierra Madre Playhouse on October 22

For the October selection in its monthly Off The Page series of free public staged readings of plays, Sierra Madre Playhouse presents The Whipping Man. It is April, 1865. The Civil War is over and…

Lythgoe Family Panto Announces Casting for the World Premiere of The Wonderful Winter of Oz

Kermit The Frog (l) and Marissa Jaret Winokur (r). Photo courtesy Lythgoe Family Panto Lythgoe Family Panto (LFP) in association with the Pasadena Civic Auditorium, announces Kermit The Frog as the Wizard of Oz and…

Dedication and Belief Pays off for A Noise Within

Geoff Elliott (Don Quixote) and Kasey Mahaffy (Sancho Panza). Photo by Craig Schwartz. Geoff Elliott and Julia Rodriguez-Elliott, the husband-and-wife founders and producing artistic directors of A Noise Within, should be found in the dictionary…

Theatre Events

Sunday, September 30 - 7:00 pm Staged Reading: Voombodian Women from Outer Space

Saturday, December 22 - 8:00 pm Readers' Theater Series: A Christmas Carol

Sunday, December 23 - 3:00 pm Readers' Theater Series: A Christmas Carol

Sunday, September 30

Jewish Federation’s JFED Players Community Theatre Ensemble Announces its Next Production: Fools – A Comic Fable by Neil Simon

Jewish Federation SGPV’s JFed Players’ Fall 2018 production of Fools, opens on Saturday, September 22 at 8:00pm, at Porticos Art Space in Pasadena. Fools is a…

Sunday, September 30

At The Playhouse: Good Fences Don’t Always Make Good Neighbors

Pasadena Playhouse, the State Theater of California, is presenting Native Gardens, a new comedy by Karen Zacarías and directed by Seinfeld’s Jason Alexander. The production…

Sunday, September 30

Voombodian Women from Outer Space Invade Sierra Madre Playhouse

Sierra Madre Playhouse presents Voombodian Women from Outer Space – a staged reading of a play by Barry Schwam and Bronson Rogers. Directed and presented…

Saturday, October 06

Pulitzer Prize Play “The Gin Game” to be Performed at Sierra Madre Playhouse

Opening on September 8 and closing on October 6, Sierra Madre Playhouse brings the Pulitzer Prize winning play, The Gin Game, to local audiences. Weller…

Click for more

A Noise Within 2018-2019 Season: LET ME IN Presents “A Picture of Dorian Gray”

A Noise Within (ANW) presents A Picture of Dorian Gray, based on the novella by Oscar Wilde and adapted and directed by Michael Michetti. A Picture of Dorian Gray performs September 23 – November 16, 2018 (Press Opening September 29). Entranced by the beauty of his own portrait, Dorian Gray sells his soul to preserve his youth and pays a price. This haunting and seductive adaptation lets Wilde’s language and wit sparkle, but strips bare the themes of hedonism and the insatiable pursuit of pleasure. “As Gray descends into debauchery, those around him are drawn to their own ruin like…

More Stories