Theatre
A Christmas Story Arrives at Sierra Madre Playhouse

A Christmas Story, the modern classic story of Ralphie Parker and his family’s most memorable Christmas will be performed at the Sierra Madre Playhouse. The play is written by Philip Grecian and based on the screenplay by Jean Shepherd, Leigh Brown and Bob Clark, and also on the book In God We Trust, All Others Pay Cash. Directed by Christian Lebano. Produced for Sierra Madre…

Parson’s Nose Announces New Home in Pasadena

Parson’s Nose Theater (PNT), the acclaimed classical comedic theater company, now in its 17th Season, has established a new permanent home in Pasadena in time for their upcoming 2017-2018 Season. “The Parson’s Nose Abbey” is…

Pasadena Playhouse Offers 10-Week Seminar “The Broadway Musical & America”

Pasadena Playhouse will offer the 10-week seminar The Broadway Musical & America taught by Tony Award-winning producer and NYU professor Adam Epstein. Epstein’s interactive lectures put the musical into focus as a distinctly American phenomenon…

A Noise Within Presents A Tale of Two Cities by Charles Dickens, Adapted by Mike Poulton

A Noise Within (ANW) presents the first production of its 26th season, the United States premiere of Tony-winner Mike Poulton’s thrilling adaptation of A Tale of Two Cities by Charles Dickens, directed by co-producing artistic…

Lythgoe Family Panto Presents “Beauty and the Beast – A Christmas Rose”

Tickets are now on sale for “Beauty and the Beast – A Christmas Rose”, the newest production from Lythgoe Family Panto (LFP), in association with Pasadena Playhouse, which expands this winter at The Pasadena Civic…

Theatre Events

Saturday, December 30 - 2:30 pm A Christmas Story

Saturday, December 30 - 8:00 pm A Christmas Story

Sunday, December 31 - 2:30 pm A Christmas Story

Sunday, October 01

‘Til Death Do Us Part: Late Nite Catechism Opens September 22 at Sierra Madre Playhouse

‘Til Death Do Us Part: Late Nite Catechism – A sequel to the hit interactive comedy Late Nite Catechism, written by Maripat Donovan with Marc…

Sunday, October 22

New Groundbreaking “Our Town” Staging Starring Jane Kaczmarek Will be Performed with Spoken English, American Sign Language

Jane Kaczmarek. Photo by Daniel Rader Pasadena Playhouse, the State Theatre of California and Deaf West Theatre, the performing arts organization behind the Tony Award-winning…

Saturday, November 11

Wicked Lit 2017 Announce 9th Annual Production – 4 World Premieres

From Beyond, Wicked Lit 2016. Photo by Daniel Kitayama. Unbound Productions announces the details for Wicked Lit 2017, the company’s 9th annual immersive theatre event…

Saturday, November 11

A Noise Within Presents The Madwoman of Chaillot – A Second Production for 2017-2018 Season

L-R: Jill Hill, Veralyn Jones and Susan Angelo. Photo courtesy A Noise Within A Noise Within (ANW) presents the second production of its 26th season,…

Click for more

The Pasadena Playhouse Presents its Summer 2017 Season with Hold These Truths, Zen Shorts and Shout Sister Shout!

L-R: Hold These Truths, Zen Shorts, Shout Sister Shout! Pasadena Playhouse (Danny Feldman, Producing Artistic Director and Sheldon Epps, Artistic Director Emeritus) rounds up its 2016-2017 Season with three summer programs including Hold These Truths, a critically acclaimed play about the unsung American hero Gordon Hirabayashi, from May 30 – June 25, 2017; Shout Sister Shout! The Gospel of Rock. The Spirit of the Blues., a world premiere musical about Sister Rosetta Tharpe – The Godmother of Rock & Roll from July 26 – August 20, 2017; and Zen Shorts, a puppet show for all audiences featuring video projections and…

More Stories