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THE THREE STOOGES LIVE ON STAGE Previews At The Regent Theater THE THREE STOOGES LIVE ON STAGE Previews At The Regent Theater
by BWW News Desk on June 21, 2018 in Los Angeles

The Three Stooges Live on Stage is a revival of the successful stage show that ran at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas. Tickets are available now for family-friendly previews at the Regent Theater in Downtown Los Angeles, July 8th, 9th and 10th. (more...)
DAMAGED FURNITURE Extended Through 8/25 in Los Angeles DAMAGED FURNITURE Extended Through 8/25 in Los Angeles
by BWW News Desk on June 21, 2018 in Los Angeles

The Stage Raw Recommended world premiere comedy DAMAGED FURNITURE written by Howard Skora (Miserable with an Ocean View, Catch a Rising Star NYC), directed by Jim Fall ('Trick,' 'The Lizzie McGuire Movie.') which has been playing to Sold Out houses since opening, has extended through Saturday, August 25. (more...)
One Woman Show Opens Tonight At JWT's The Braid One Woman Show Opens Tonight At JWT's The Braid
by BWW News Desk on June 21, 2018 in Los Angeles

???????Vicki Juditz was a nice Christian girl of German ancestry who loved Santa Claus and the Easter Bunny.  Then she met a nice Jewish boy named Steven. Unlike many of her previous boyfriends, he had a job.   He played keyboards. They dated.  His parents loved her.  She wanted to get married.  He said "no." He would only marry a nice Jewish girl.  She considered, studied, passed all the tests, and converted to Judaism. (more...)
Single Tickets Now On Sale for The Soraya 2018-19 Season Single Tickets Now On Sale for The Soraya 2018-19 Season
by BWW News Desk on June 21, 2018 in Los Angeles

Single tickets for The Soraya's eagerly anticipated 2018-19 season of the best of the performing arts are now on sale.  With tickets starting as low as $29 ($15 for CSUN students) for select subscription series, The Soraya offers audiences the opportunity to experience a wide breadth of performances from the opening night tribute to legendary Mexican singer Juan Gabriel featuring the Queen of Ranchera Aida Cuevas to Martha Graham dance company's world premiere of The EVE Project; from Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra featuring violinist Jennifer Koh to LA's classical music innovators, wild Up, tackling jazz icon John Coltrane; from Brazilian music legend Sergio Mendes to an evening with Broadway's Lea Salonga to close out the season.  (more...)
Photo Flash: Mamie Gummer and Joe Tippett Star in OUR VERY OWN CARLIN MCCULLOUGH at Geffen Playhouse Photo Flash: Mamie Gummer and Joe Tippett Star in OUR VERY OWN CARLIN MCCULLOUGH at Geffen Playhouse
by BWW News Desk on June 21, 2018 in Los Angeles

The Geffen Playhouse presents world premiere production of Amanda Peet's Our Very Own Carlin McCullough. Check out photos from the production below! (more...)
Photo Flash: THE HUMANS Celebrates Opening Night at the Ahamanson Theatre Photo Flash: THE HUMANS Celebrates Opening Night at the Ahamanson Theatre
by BWW News Desk on June 21, 2018 in Los Angeles

Reed Birney and Jayne Houdyshell reprise their Tony Award®-winning performances in 'The Humans' for the last stop of the national tour at the Center Theatre Group / Ahmanson Theatre. Performances began this week in Los Angeles, check out the opening night arrivals below! (more...)
Kym Whitley and David A. Arnold to Headline LIPSTICK 'N LAUGHTER Comedy Showcase Kym Whitley and David A. Arnold to Headline LIPSTICK 'N LAUGHTER Comedy Showcase
by BWW News Desk on June 21, 2018 in Los Angeles

Fan-favorite comedians Kym Whitley and David A. Arnold will headline and Emmy-Award winning actress, author and comedian Sherri Shepherd (“Trial and Error,” “Jean of the Jones,” “Soul Man”) will host the inaugural “Lipstick 'N Laughter” comedy special on Thursday, July 5th at the Joy Theater in New Orleans. Held during the 2018 Essence Festival, the comedy special celebrates established female comedians and offers a new platform for emerging talent. (more...)
The Music Center's Moves After Dark Site-Specific Dance Series Returns The Music Center's Moves After Dark Site-Specific Dance Series Returns
by BWW News Desk on June 21, 2018 in Los Angeles

The Music Center's Moves After Dark (Moves After Dark) returns for a third season on July 24, 25 and 31 and August 1, 2018, with world premieres of choreography performed by three Los Angeles-based dance companies, all of which are led by female artistic directors. (more...)
BRIGHT COLORS AND BOLD PATTERNS to Have Premiere Screening at Outfest LA BRIGHT COLORS AND BOLD PATTERNS to Have Premiere Screening at Outfest LA
by BWW News Desk on June 21, 2018 in Los Angeles

BroadwayHD announced today that it will debut Bright Colors And Bold Patterns at Outfest Los Angeles LGBTQ Film Festival on July 18th. The show's final live performance filmed by BroadwayHD will also be available on the platform July 19th. (more...)
Photo Flash: Hey Big Spender! Laura Bell Bundy Stars in SWEET CHARITY in Los Angeles Photo Flash: Hey Big Spender! Laura Bell Bundy Stars in SWEET CHARITY in Los Angeles
by BWW News Desk on June 21, 2018 in Los Angeles

REPRISE 2.0 in association with the UCLA School of Theater, Film and Television's Department of Theater presents its inaugural production of Sweet Charity. Get a look at the all-star cast below! (more...)
WAITRESS at the Pantages Holds Open Call For the Role of Lulu WAITRESS at the Pantages Holds Open Call For the Role of Lulu
by BWW News Desk on June 21, 2018 in Los Angeles

WAITRESS, the Tony nominated musical will be premiering at Hollywood Pantages Theatre, playing August 2 - 26, 2018 for a limited engagement and is looking for two young girls to perform the role of "Lulu" for the duration of the engagement. (more...)
Photo Coverage: 3D Theatricals PARADE Comes To Redondo Beach Photo Coverage: 3D Theatricals PARADE Comes To Redondo Beach
by Lily Lim on June 21, 2018 in Los Angeles

The long awaited revival of Jason Robert Brownand Alfred Uhry's gripping Tony Award-winning murder mystery musical PARADE as presented in 2013 at Fullerton's Plummer Auditorium by 3-D Theatricals (3DT) of Los Angeles and Orange County, once again takes a bow at two Southern California main stage theatres. It began June 1 - 10 at the Cerritos Center for the Performing Arts and now continues June 15 - 24, 2018 at the Redondo Beach Performing Arts Center. (more...)
OC Premiere Of BIG FISH Starts June 29th At Chance Theater OC Premiere Of BIG FISH Starts June 29th At Chance Theater
by BWW News Desk on June 20, 2018 in Los Angeles

Chance Theater, Anaheim's official resident theater company, is excited to announce the fourth show in its 20th Anniversary Season ... Big Fish. Written by John August with music and lyrics by Andrew Lippa, directed by Oanh Nguyen, choreographed by Kelly Todd, and musically directed by Robyn Manion, Big Fish will preview from June 29 through July 6; regular performances will begin July 7 and continue through July 29 at Chance Theater @ Bette Aitken theater arts Center on the Cripe Stage. (more...)
Firescape Theatre & Yolk Productions Announce Rob Zimmerman To Direct YELLOW FACE At The Beverly Hills Playhouse Firescape Theatre & Yolk Productions Announce Rob Zimmerman To Direct YELLOW FACE At The Beverly Hills Playhouse
by BWW News Desk on June 20, 2018 in Los Angeles

???????San Francisco based Firescape Theatre and Yolk Productions in  association with The Beverly Hills Playhouse has announced Rob Zimmerman as director of a remounting of their award winning Yellow Face by David Henry Hwang. (more...)
VIDEO: 'FlyingOver50' Granny Pole Dancer Makeda Smith Continues to Elevate Mature Women with New Music Video VIDEO: 'FlyingOver50' Granny Pole Dancer Makeda Smith Continues to Elevate Mature Women with New Music Video
by Stage Tube on June 20, 2018 in Los Angeles

Grandmother, publicist and pole dancer Makeda Smith, the creator behind the blog-turned-movement, FlyingOver50, has once again teamed withChristina Villegas and Jeff Mercer, the owners of MercVille Productions, to create a mesmerizing pole dance music video. Filmed as part of the production company's ongoing 'Goddesses In Motion: A Pop Up Pole Video Shoot' series and produced by Flying Curves Dance Studio, the release catapults FlyingOver50's continued quest to encourage 'mature' women to reclaim their femininity through dance, fitness and the art of simply moving their bodies. Directed by Villegas, the 57-year-old pole dancing granny fluidly rotates around a pole in nine-inch heel Pleaser Shoes while lusciously combining pole tricks with dance movement. (more...)
For The Love Of Parody Productions Presents Sherry Berg As Carrie Bradshaw In SEX AND THE MUSICAL As Part Of The Hollywood Fringe Festival For The Love Of Parody Productions Presents Sherry Berg As Carrie Bradshaw In SEX AND THE MUSICAL As Part Of The Hollywood Fringe Festival
by BWW News Desk on June 21, 2018 in Los Angeles

???????Coming off her stint as Buffy in 'Buffy Kills Edward' (both stage and screen), Sherry trades in her stakes & vampires for Starbucks & Versace to carrie this new show. (more...)
CTHULHU: THE MUSICAL Is Coming To Los Angeles In June CTHULHU: THE MUSICAL Is Coming To Los Angeles In June
by BWW News Desk on June 21, 2018 in Los Angeles

After months of sold-out performances in Ashland, Portland, and Seattle, Puppeteers for Fears, Oregon's only dedicated puppet musical horror troupe, will bring its original show, Cthulhu: the Musical!, to Los Angeles for performances June 21-23 at The Hobgoblin Playhouse for the Hollywood Fringe Festival. (more...)
THE MIDNIGHT MENAGERIE, A New Dark Comedy, Begins Performances This Sunday In The Hollywood Fringe THE MIDNIGHT MENAGERIE, A New Dark Comedy, Begins Performances This Sunday In The Hollywood Fringe
by BWW News Desk on June 21, 2018 in Los Angeles

Fresh from the success of their farcical dark comedy 'The Bakery', The Bardic Bastards return to the Hollywood Fringe Festival with a midnight tale of murderous malarkey. The Midnight Menagerie, a new one-act by Brandon Nicholas Pfeltz, is a twistedly funny take on the rotten decisions of the deplorable delinquents that haunt the screens of Hollywood. (more...)
CTHULHU: THE MUSICAL Is Coming To Hollywood In June CTHULHU: THE MUSICAL Is Coming To Hollywood In June
by BWW News Desk on June 21, 2018 in Los Angeles

After months of sold-out performances in Ashland, Portland, and Seattle, Puppeteers for Fears, Oregon's only dedicated puppet musical horror troupe, will bring its original show, Cthulhu: the Musical!, to Los Angeles for performances June 21-23 at The Hobgoblin Playhouse for the Hollywood Fringe Festival. (more...)
By Teens, For Teens (Or Anyone Who's Ever Been One) EXPECTATIONS HIGH Comes to Hollywood Fringe By Teens, For Teens (Or Anyone Who's Ever Been One) EXPECTATIONS HIGH Comes to Hollywood Fringe
by BWW News Desk on June 21, 2018 in Los Angeles

Expectations High is a new play conceived and written by its high school age cast. It receives its world premiere in June as part of the Hollywood Fringe Festival. (more...)
MOVIN' ON UP Moves On Into 2018 Hollywood Fringe MOVIN' ON UP Moves On Into 2018 Hollywood Fringe
by BWW News Desk on June 21, 2018 in Los Angeles

It's funny-or-die-in-the-graveyard time when Jeremy Kehoe's dark, absurdist, existential comedy, 'Movin' On Up', makes its West Coast premiere at the 2018 Hollywood Fringe Festival at The Complex Hollywood. (more...)
Stan Lai to Present New Site-Specific Work at The Huntington Stan Lai to Present New Site-Specific Work at The Huntington
by BWW News Desk on June 20, 2018 in Los Angeles

In a groundbreaking creative partnership, CalArts Center for New Performance (CNP) and The Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Gardens have joined forces with the internationally acclaimed playwright Stan Lai to produce a new, site-specific work written exclusively for The Huntington's Chinese Garden. Nightwalk in the Chinese Garden will have its world premiere at The Huntington Sept. 21-Oct. 26, 2018. (more...)
The Paley Center Announces Summer And Fall Paleylive Seasons Including A Reunion With Original Cast Members From WEST SIDE STORY The Paley Center Announces Summer And Fall Paleylive Seasons Including A Reunion With Original Cast Members From WEST SIDE STORY
by BWW News Desk on June 20, 2018 in Los Angeles

The Paley Center for Media in Beverly Hills announced two selections for its PaleyLive Summer 2018 season and one selection for its Fall 2018 season. The summer programs include: CNN's The 2000s: A Look Back at the Dawn of TV's New Golden Age which will feature a look at the most groundbreaking television shows of the decade, and A Special Evening with Dionne Warwick: Then Came You, celebrating the career of the legendary entertainer. The fall selection, Words on Dance: Jerome Robbins and West Side Story, is part of a worldwide celebration of the legendary director-choreographer's centennial which will include an exclusive conversation with original cast members. (more...)
Department Of Cultural Affairs Announces Theme And Lead Curatorial Team And Committee For Second Iteration Of CURRENT:LA Public Art Triennial Department Of Cultural Affairs Announces Theme And Lead Curatorial Team And Committee For Second Iteration Of CURRENT:LA Public Art Triennial
by BWW News Desk on June 20, 2018 in Los Angeles

Presented by the City of Los Angeles Department of Cultural Affairs (DCA), the CURRENT:LA public art triennial showcases temporary public art projects and public programs activating every Council District in the City of Los Angeles. DCA announced the theme and curatorial team today for the second iteration of the public art triennial that will be presented next fall. CURRENT:LA Food will be the triennial's second iteration following a highly successful inaugural launch, CURRENT:LA Water, presented in the summer of 2016. (more...)
Now Playing Onstage in Los Angeles - Week of 6/20/2018 Now Playing Onstage in Los Angeles - Week of 6/20/2018
by BWW on June 20, 2018 in Los Angeles

Upcoming Shows - Week of 6/20/2018 for Los Angeles (more...)