Warner Grand Theatre

Long Beach Opera Presents "Therese Raquin"

Love surrenders to lust in this scandalous tale of primal appetites, embraced by a lavish, sensual score that mirrors the lovers’ turbulent affair. Thérése, bound by an unhappy marriage, falls deeply in love with an old friend, but romance turns to madness when they commit a crime that will haunt them forever. More

Mark Taper Forum

"The Price" by Arthur Miller at the Mark Taper Forum

Two estranged brothers meet in their deceased father’s apartment to dig through his belongings, finally unearthing the hidden motives for events that long ago fractured their relationship. More

REDCAT

Mariano Pensotti: Cineastas

Four filmmakers in Buenos Aires each start a new project, not knowing that the creative process will change their lives forever. Mariano Pensotti‘s “filmic drama” is performed by a handful of actors seamlessly switching characters on an elaborate split-screen set that allows for fluid shifting between the characters’ lives and the films being shot. This conceptual collision of art and life ingeniously adapts cinematic techniques for the stage—flashback, montage, cross-cuts, voice-over—to tell compelling stories of love, loss, joy, and despair. More

East West Players

Washer/Dryer

Why is Sonya so hesitant to introduce her new husband Michael to the people in her building? Why does the doorman keep calling her about a package in the lobby? Tempers and misunderstanding flare and mayhem ensues as the arrival of Michael’s mother, some nosey neighbors, and Sonya’s best friend Sam force Michael and Sonya to re-evaluate their relationship and decide whether all is fair in love and real estate in the world premiere of this new farce. More

The Lounge Theatre

"I AM Already Well"

‘I AM Already Well’ is funny, bizarre, sad, and inspirational blend of theatre, storytelling, teaching and dance as a woman (a real-life psychologist) takes the audience on a journey through her psyche, discovering that after she had spent most of her life trying to get ‘better’ that she had actually been a human masterpiece the entire time. More

Ambassador Auditorium

Beethoven 7 with Pasadena Symphony and POPS

Beauty, powerful rhythmic energy and breathless joy all describe Beethoven’s 7th Symphony. Its first performance was met with “applause that rose the point of ecstasy,” according to a contemporary newspaper account. More

Center for Living Peace

Lunch and Learn - Your Personal Brand

Join the SCPR Underwriting Team in a series of talks that will focus on creative marketing concepts for today’s competitive small business space. More

The Alex Theatre

Billy Elliot The Musical

Set in a northern mining town, against the background of the 1984/1985 miners’ strike, Billy Elliot is the inspirational story of a young boy’s struggle against the odds to make his dream come true. More

Skirball Cultural Center

Light & Noir: Exiles and Émigrés in Hollywood, 1933–1950

You love their movies. Now discover their stories. The exhibition Light & Noir: Exiles and Émigrés in Hollywood, 1933–1950 explores how the experiences of German-speaking exiles and émigrés who fled Nazi Europe—many of them Jews—influenced the classic films of Hollywood’s Golden Age. More

Ahmanson Theatre

Dame Edna’s Glorious Goodbye at the Ahmanson

You dare not miss the spectacular side-splitting historic finale of Barry Humphries and global gigastar, Dame Edna Everage celebrating a 50-year career of sold-out venues, command performances for the Royal Family, television specials and around-the-world tours. More