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BWW Interview: Will Shupe of BILLY ELLIOT at Simi Valley Cultural Arts Center BWW Interview: Will Shupe of BILLY ELLIOT at Simi Valley Cultural Arts Center
by Cary Ginell on August 20, 2017 in Thousand Oaks

Versatile actor Will Shupe moonlights as a set designer. Some of his secrets are revealed in this fascinating interview. (more...)
Now Playing Onstage in Thousand Oaks - Week of 8/20/2017 Now Playing Onstage in Thousand Oaks - Week of 8/20/2017
by BWW on August 20, 2017 in Thousand Oaks

Upcoming Shows - Week of 8/20/2017 for Thousand Oaks (more...)
BWW Interview: Becky Castells of BILLY ELLIOT at Actors' Repertory Theatre Of Simi BWW Interview: Becky Castells of BILLY ELLIOT at Actors' Repertory Theatre Of Simi
by Cary Ginell on August 18, 2017 in Thousand Oaks

Choreographer Becky Castells talks with VC On Stage about working with children and eleven-year-old dance whiz Marcello Silva in the Actors' Repertory Theatre of Simi's production of 'Billy Elliot The Musical' (more...)
New Art Book COLA 20 Celebrates Twenty Years of Artistic Achievement New Art Book COLA 20 Celebrates Twenty Years of Artistic Achievement
by Ellen Dostal on August 17, 2017 in Thousand Oaks

The City of Los Angeles Department of Cultural Affairs celebrates the release of its gorgeous new hardbound art book, COLA 20, this Saturday night (August 19) with the help of Daedelus and friends at LA's downtown Grand Performances. The one-night-only community event is part of Grand Performances' free outdoor summer concert series on the California Plaza and will feature music by Deejay Daedelus and guests Sara Gazarek, Baths, Natasha Agrama, Mousey McGlynn, MariGo and more, reinventing electronic music live. But the real star of the show is LA's flourishing art scene, captured in the pages of COLA 20.   (more...)
Podcast: West of Broadway Chats with Wendy Rosoff and Will Collyer about SOME LIKE IT HOT Musical, SUGAR in LA 9/24 Podcast: West of Broadway Chats with Wendy Rosoff and Will Collyer about SOME LIKE IT HOT Musical, SUGAR in LA 9/24
by West of Broadway on August 17, 2017 in Thousand Oaks

On this episode of West of Broadway, Lara Scott and Will Armstrong are back from break and sitting down with Musical Theatre Guild members Will Collyer & Wendy Rosoff to discuss this remarkable organization and the work that goes behind producing their one night only musicals. (more...)
Panic! Productions to Present VANYA AND SONIA AND MASHA AND SPIKE Panic! Productions to Present VANYA AND SONIA AND MASHA AND SPIKE
by BWW News Desk on August 16, 2017 in Thousand Oaks

Panic! Productions launches its new season with Christopher Durang's Tony Award-winning comedy, 'Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike,' September 9 through 24, at the Hillcrest Center for the Arts in Thousand Oaks. (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 8/18 - EVITA, SOMETHING ROTTEN, and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 8/18 - EVITA, SOMETHING ROTTEN, and More!
by BWW Special on August 18, 2017 in Thousand Oaks

BroadwayWorld presents a comprehensive weekly roundup of regional stories around our Broadway World, which include videos, editor spotlights, regional reviews and more. This week, we feature Evita, Something Rotten, and more! (more...)
Air Supply Returns to the Thousand Oaks Civic Arts Plaza Air Supply Returns to the Thousand Oaks Civic Arts Plaza
by BWW News Desk on August 11, 2017 in Thousand Oaks

Air Supply, with original members Graham Russell and Russell Hitchcock comes to the Fred Kavli Theatre on Sunday, September 24, 2017 at 7:00 pm. (more...)
Theatre of NOTE presents West Coast Premiere of WELCOME TO THE WHITE ROOM Theatre of NOTE presents West Coast Premiere of WELCOME TO THE WHITE ROOM
by BWW News Desk on August 11, 2017 in Thousand Oaks

Theatre of NOTE announces its production of the west coast premiere of WELCOME TO THE WHITE ROOM, written by Trish Harnetiaux and directed by Megan A McGuane. WELCOME TO THE WHITE ROOM will preview Today and Saturday, August 11 and 12, at 8pm, and will open on Thursday, August 17 at 8pm and run through Saturday, September 16 at Theatre of NOTE, 1517 N Cahuenga Blvd (just north of Sunset) in Hollywood. (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 8/11 - CHICAGO, KILL LOCAL, 42ND STREET, and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 8/11 - CHICAGO, KILL LOCAL, 42ND STREET, and More!
by BWW Special Coverage on August 11, 2017 in Thousand Oaks

BroadwayWorld presents a comprehensive weekly roundup of regional stories around our Broadway World, which include videos, editor spotlights, regional reviews and more. This week, we feature Chicago, Kill Local, 42nd Street, and More! (more...)
LIVE FROM LAUREL CANYON Brings the Songs and Stories of American Folk Rock to Thousand Oaks LIVE FROM LAUREL CANYON Brings the Songs and Stories of American Folk Rock to Thousand Oaks
by BWW News Desk on August 09, 2017 in Thousand Oaks

???????Live from Laurel Canyon celebrates the artists of Laurel Canyon (1965-1975) with music and stories at the Scherr Forum on Saturday, September 23, 2017 at 7:30 pm. (more...)
London's CHAMPIONS OF MAGIC Tour Headed Stateside This Fall London's CHAMPIONS OF MAGIC Tour Headed Stateside This Fall
by BWW News Desk on August 09, 2017 in Thousand Oaks

Following in the footsteps of Downton Abbey, John Oliver and James Corden, the latest British sensation to hit our shores is the Champions Of Magic tour. (more...)
DIXIE'S TUPPERWARE PARTY Comes to the Civic Arts Plaza DIXIE'S TUPPERWARE PARTY Comes to the Civic Arts Plaza
by BWW News Desk on August 07, 2017 in Thousand Oaks

Dixie's Tupperware Party, the hilarious show starring Dixie Longate which turned Off-Broadway into a Tupperware-mania celebration and garnered the prestigious 2008 Drama Desk Award Nomination, rolls into the Scherr Forum on Thursday, September 14 through Sunday, September 17, 2017. (more...)
Eric Rubin Brings The Troubadour's Mustache to Redwood City in August Eric Rubin Brings The Troubadour's Mustache to Redwood City in August
by BWW News Desk on August 07, 2017 in Thousand Oaks

Beginning in the summer of 2017 Dragon Theatre will be open late on select Friday nights to showcase some up and coming local talents and help make downtown Redwood City the peninsula's premiere destination for entertainment. (more...)
Upcoming Non-Equity Auditions Sunday, Aug. 6 Upcoming Non-Equity Auditions Sunday, Aug. 6
by Audition Roundup on August 06, 2017 in Thousand Oaks

Updated this week! Check out upcoming Non-Equity Auditions from Sunday, August 6, 2017 for productions in your area and around the country. (more...)
Now Playing Onstage in Thousand Oaks - Week of 8/06/2017 Now Playing Onstage in Thousand Oaks - Week of 8/06/2017
by BWW on August 06, 2017 in Thousand Oaks

Upcoming Shows - Week of 8/06/2017 for Thousand Oaks (more...)
Rock Band KANSAS to Perform at the Civic Arts Plaza Rock Band KANSAS to Perform at the Civic Arts Plaza
by BWW News Desk on August 04, 2017 in Thousand Oaks

KANSAS will be expanding their highly successful Leftoverture 40th Anniversary tour with a stop at the Fred Kavli Theatre on Wednesday, September 13, 2017 at 7:30 pm. (more...)
La Mirada Theatre Celebrates the Return of Tony Bennett La Mirada Theatre Celebrates the Return of Tony Bennett
by BWW News Desk on August 04, 2017 in Thousand Oaks

THE LEGEND RETURNS!  40 years after inaugurating its stage, TONY BENNETT will return to La Mirada Theatre in celebration of its anniversary season!  The 19-time Grammy Award-winning musician whose music spans over six decades will perform, for one night only, on Thursday, October 12 at 8pm at La Mirada Theatre for the Performing Arts, 14900 La Mirada Blvd. in La Mirada.  (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 8/4 - NEWSIES, A CHORUS LINE, SPRING AWAKENING, and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 8/4 - NEWSIES, A CHORUS LINE, SPRING AWAKENING, and More!
by BWW Special Coverage on August 04, 2017 in Thousand Oaks

BroadwayWorld presents a comprehensive weekly roundup of regional stories around our Broadway World, which include videos, editor spotlights, regional reviews and more. This week, we feature NEWSIES, A CHORUS LINE, SPRING AWAKENING, and More! (more...)
A SOLDIER'S PLAY Opens August 12 at Loft Ensemble Theatre A SOLDIER'S PLAY Opens August 12 at Loft Ensemble Theatre
by BWW News Desk on August 03, 2017 in Thousand Oaks

LOFT ENSEMBLE announces opening night of their production of A SOLDIER'S PLAY by Charles Fuller., presented by special arrangement with Samuel French, Inc. Performances begin with opening night August 12th at 8 pm. (more...)
Whose Line is it Anyway? Stars Colin Mochrie & Brad Sherwood Bring Improvisation to Thousand Oaks Whose Line is it Anyway? Stars Colin Mochrie & Brad Sherwood Bring Improvisation to Thousand Oaks
by BWW News Desk on August 01, 2017 in Thousand Oaks

Armed with nothing but their sharp wit, Whose Line is it Anyway? stars Colin Mochrie and Brad Sherwood take to the stage with their uproarious live improv show The Scared Scriptless Tour at the Fred Kavli Theatre on Friday, September 8, 2017 at 8:00 pm. (more...)
Childsplay to Bring GO, DOG, GO to Pepperdine's Smothers Theatre Childsplay to Bring GO, DOG, GO to Pepperdine's Smothers Theatre
by BWW News Desk on July 31, 2017 in Thousand Oaks

P. D. Eastman's beloved book Go, Dog, Go! comes to life at Pepperdine University's Smothers Theatre in Malibu on Sunday, October 1 at 2 p.m. (more...)
Upcoming Non-Equity Auditions Sunday, Jul. 30 Upcoming Non-Equity Auditions Sunday, Jul. 30
by Audition Roundup on July 30, 2017 in Thousand Oaks

Updated this week! Check out upcoming Non-Equity Auditions from Sunday, July 30, 2017 for productions in your area and around the country. (more...)
Now Playing Onstage in Thousand Oaks - Week of 7/30/2017 Now Playing Onstage in Thousand Oaks - Week of 7/30/2017
by BWW on July 30, 2017 in Thousand Oaks

Upcoming Shows - Week of 7/30/2017 for Thousand Oaks (more...)
BWW Review: JULIUS CEASAR at Kingsmen Shakespeare Festival BWW Review: JULIUS CEASAR at Kingsmen Shakespeare Festival
by Jeffrey Scott on July 28, 2017 in Thousand Oaks

What happens when a family loses a loved one? Said family bans together, consoles each other, and stand as a united front to continue the celebration of the memory of the lost family member. (more...)