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2012-2013 Theatre Season -
Los Angeles


| A Noise Within | Actors Co-Op | Actors' Gang | Ahmanson Theatre | Boston Court |
| California Repertory | Celebration Theatre | Civic Light Opera of South Bay Cities |
| The Colony Theatre | East West Players | The Falcon Theatre | Fountain Theatre |
| The Geffen Playhouse | Glendale Centre Theatre | International City Theatre | The Kirk Douglas Theatre |
| The Laguna Playhouse | La Mirada Theatre for the Performing Arts |
| Long Beach Shakespeare Company | L.A. City College Theatre Academy | L.A. Theatre Works |
| The Mark Taper Forum | Musical Theatre Guild | Musical Theatre West |
| The Orange County Performing Arts Center | Native Voices at the Autry | New American Theatre |
| The Pantages Theatre | Pasadena Playhouse | REDCAT | Road Theatre |
| Rubicon Theatre Company | Sierra Madre Playhouse | South Coast Repertory | Theater League |
| Theatre West | Theatricum Botanicum |



A NOISE WITHIN
at their new location in Pasadena

Cymbeline
by William Shakespeare
Directed by Bart DeLorenzo
Through November 18, 2012

The Doctor's Dilemma
by George Bernard Shaw
Directed by Dámaso Rodriguez
October 13 - November 25, 2012

A Christmas Carol
by Charles Dickens, adapted by Geoff Elliott
Directed by Geoff Elliott and Julia Rodriguez-Elliott
December 1-23, 2012

The Grapes of Wrath
by John Steinbeck, adapted by Frank Galati
Directed by Michael Michetti
February 16 - May 11, 2013

Eurydice
by Sarah Ruhl
Directed by Geoff Elliott
March 9 - May 19, 2013

The Beaux' Stratagem
by George Farquhar, adapted by Thornton Wilder & Ken Ludwig
Directed by Julia Rodriguez-Elliott
March 30 - May 26, 2013



ACTORS CO-OP
1760 N. Gower St., Hollywood, CA 90028

The World Goes Round
Music by John Kander, Lyrics by Fred Ebb
Directed by Robert Marra
Through October 14, 2012

And Then There Were None
by Agatha Christie
Directed by Linda Kerns
October 12 - November 18, 2012

To be Young, Gifted and Black
by Lorraine Hansberry, adapted by Robert Nemiroff
Directed by Andi Chapman
February 8 - March 17, 2013

The Miracle Worker
by William Gibson
Directed by Thom Babbes
April 12 - May 18, 2013

The Matchmaker
by Thornton Wilder
Directed by Heather Chesley
May 10 - June 16, 2013



ACTORS GANG
Ivy Substation 9070 Venice Blvd., Culver City, CA

The Rivals
by Richard Brinsley Sheridan
Directed by David Schweizer
Through Mid-November 2012



AHMANSON THEATRE
135 North Grand Ave., Los Angeles, CA 90012

Seminar
October 10 - November 18, 2012

Anything Goes
November 27, 2012 - January 6, 2013

Backbeat
January 16 - February 24, 2013

End of the Rainbow
March 12 - April 21, 2013

Fela!
April 25 - May 5, 2013

The Scottsboro Boys
May 21 - June 30, 2013



BOSTON COURT
70 North Mentor Avenue, Pasadena, CA

Creation
by Kathryn Walat
Directed by Michael Michetti
October 13 - November 11, 2012



CALIFORNIA REPERTORY
at The Edison Theatre, 213 East Broadway, Long Beach, CA 90802

B.S: Bukowski. Sondheim, a Work in Progress
featuring the poetry of Charles Bukowski and the music and lyrics of Stephen Sondheim
Directed by Joanne Gordon
November 2 - December 8, 2012

Tartuffe
by Moliere
Directed by Jim Anzide
February 14 - March 9, 2013

The Thugs
by Adam Bock
Directed by Anne Justine D'Zmura
April 19 - May 4, 2013



CELEBRATION THEATRE
7985 Santa Monica Blvd. #109-1, Los Angeles, CA 90046

Justin Love
Book by Patricia Cotter & David Elzer
Story by David Elzer & Bret Calder
Music and Lyrics by Lori Scarlett & David Manning
Directed by Michael Matthews
Continuing Run

Wolves
by Steve Yockey
Dates TBA

Revolver
by Chris Phillips
Dates TBA



CIVIC LIGHT OPERA OF SOUTH BAY CITIES

Warner Grand Theatre
478 W. 6th Street
San Pedro, CA 90731

Thoroughly Modern Millie
Book by Richard Henry Morris
Music by Jeanine Tesori, New Lyrics by Dick Scanlan
November 21 - December 2, 2012

El Segundo Playhouse
640 Main Street
El Segundo, CA 90245

Company
Dates TBA

Getting Married Again!
January 31 - February 10, 2013

Cat on a Hot Tin Roof
May 9-19, 2013

LNC Las Vegas Sister Rolls the Dice
October 10-20, 2013



THE COLONY THEATRE
Media City Center Mall, Corner of 3rd Street and Cypress Avenue, Burbank, CA

American Fiesta
by Steven Tomlinson
Through October 21, 2012

The Morini Strad
by Willy Holtzman
November 14 - December 16, 2012

I'll Be Back Before Midnight
by Peter Colley
February 6 - March 3, 2013

Falling for Make Believe
Book by Mark Saltzman
Lyrics by Lorenz Hart, Music by Richard Rodgers
April 24 - May 19, 2013



EAST WEST PLAYERS
120 North Judge John Aiso Street, Los Angeles, CA 90012

Tea, With Music
Book and Lyrics by Velina Hasu Houston, Music by Nathan Wang
Directed by Jon Lawrence Rivera
November 8 - December 9, 2012

Christmas in Hanoi
by Eddie Borey
Directed by Jeff Liu
February 7 - March 10, 2013

Chess
Music by Benny Andersson and Bjorn Ulvaeus, Lyrics by Tim Rice
Directed by Tim Dang
May 9 - June 9, 2013



THE FALCON THEATRE
4252 Riverside Drive, Burbank

I Ought To Be In Pictures
by Neil Simon
Directed by Gregg W. Brevoort
October 10 - November 11, 2012

The Troubadour Theatre Company's
Rudolph the Red-Nosed ReinDOORS
Directed by Matt Walker
Novembers 28, 2012 - January 13, 2013

Shirley Valentine
by Willie Russell
Directed by Andrew Barnicle
January 30 - March 3, 2013

Billy & Ray
by Mike Bencivenga
March 27 - April 28, 2013



FOUNTAIN THEATRE
5060 Fountain Ave., Los Angeles, CA 90029

In the Red and Brown Water
by Tarell Alvin McCraney
Directed by Shirley Jo Finney
October 13 - December 16, 2012



THE GEFFEN PLAYHOUSE
10886 Le Conte Ave., Los Angeles, CA 90024

Gil Cates Main Stage

By the Way, Meet Vera Stark
by Lynn Nottage
Directed by Jo Bonney
Through October 28, 2012

Coney Island Christmas
by Donald Margulies
Directed by Bart DeLorenzo
November 20 - December 30, 2012

The Gift
by Joanna Murray-Smith
Directed by Maria Aitken
January 29 - March 10, 2013

American Buffalo
by David Mamet
Directed by Randall Arney
April 2 - May 12, 2013

Yes, Prime Minister
by Antony Jay & Jonathan Lynn
Directed by Jonathan Lynn
June 4 - July 14, 2013

Audrey Skirball Kenis Theater

Build
by Michael Golamco
Directed by Will Frears
October 9 - November 18, 2012

Miss Julie
by August Strindberg, adapted by Neil LaBute
Directed by Neil LaBute
February 26 - April 7, 2013

The Judy Show - My Life as a Sitcom
by Judy Gold & Kate Moira Ryan
Directed by Amanda Carlton
May 7 - June 16, 2013



GLENDALE CENTRE THEATRE
324 North Orange Street, Glendale, CA 91203

And Then There Were None
by Agatha Christie
October 18 - November 17, 2012



INTERNATIONAL CITY THEATRE
300 E. Ocean Blvd., Long Beach, CA 90802

Ain't Misbehavin'
The Fats Waller Musical
Conceived by Murray Horwitz & Richard Maltby, Jr.
October 9 - November 4, 2012

Around the World in 80 Days
Based on the novel by Jules Verne, adapted by Mark Brown
January 23 - February 17, 2013

Master Class
by Terrence McNally
March 20 - April 14, 2013

Dead Man's Cell Phone
by Sarah Ruhl
June 5-30, 2013

Red
by John Logan
August 21 - September 15, 2013

Don't Dress for Dinner
by Marc Camoletti, adapted by Robin Hawdon
October 9 - November 3, 2013



THE KIRK DOUGLAS THEATRE
9820 Washington Blvd at Duquesne, Culver City

Krapp's Last Tape
October 9 - November 4, 2012

A Christmas Carol: Twist Your Dickens!
November 24 - December 30, 2012

The Nether
March 19 - April 14, 2013

The Royale
April 28 - June 2, 2013

Neva
June 11-16, 2013



THE LAGUNA PLAYHOUSE
606 Laguna Canyon Rd., Laguna Beach, CA

Alfred Hitchcock's The 39 Steps
Through October 21, 2012

Plaid Tidings - A Special Holiday Edition of Forever Plaid
November 27 - December 23, 2012

Chapter Two
January 8 - February 3, 2013

Having It All
March 5 - 31, 2013

Steel Magnolias
April 30 - May 26, 2013

The Pianist of Willesden Lane
May 29 - June 9, 2013

Late Nite Catechism Las Vegas: Sister Rolls the Dice
June 11-23, 2013



LA MIRADA THEATRE FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS
14900 La Mirada Boulevard, La Mirada, California 90638

Winter Wonderettes
Created by Roger Bean
December 7-30, 2012

Boeing Boeing
by Marc Camoletti, translated by Beverley Cross& FRancis Evans
January 18 - February 10, 2013

Seven Brides for Seven Brothers
Book by Lawrence Kasha and David Landay
Lyrics, Music and New Songs by Johnny Mercer, Gene De Paul, Al Kasha and Joel Hirschhorn
April 12 - May 5, 2013

Next to Normal
Music by Tom Kitt, Book and Lyrics by Brian Yorkey
May 31 - June 23, 2013



LONG BEACH SHAKESPEARE COMPANY
4250 1/2 Atlantic Avenue, Long Beach, CA 90807

War of the Worlds
October 30, 2012

Hamlet
Through November 4, 2012

Christmas at Camelot
November 30 - December 22, 2012



L.A. CITY COLLEGE THEATRE ACADEMY
Caminito Theatre, 855 North Vermont Ave., Los Angeles, CA 90029

The Laramie Project
by Moises Kaufman & Tectonic Theatre Project
Directed by Louie Piday
October 18-27, 2012

Untitled Warhol Project
created by Leslie Ferreira
November 29 - December 1, 2012



L.A. THEATRE WORKS
Performed live and recorded for later radio broadcast at James Bridges Theater in Melnitz Hall at UCLA, 235 Charles E. Young Dr., Los Angeles, CA 90095

The Night Watcher
by Charlayne Woodard
Featuring Charlayne Woodard
October 18-21, 2012

Pride and Prejudice
by Jane Austen
Featuring Jane Carr and Nicholas Hormann
November 15-18, 2012

Lips Together, Teeth Apart
by Terrence McNally
Featuring Steven Weber
December 6-9, 2012

The Motherf***er with the Hat
by Stephen Adly Guirgis
Featuring Bobby Cannavale and Annabella Sciorra
January 31 - February 3, 2013

Red
by John Logan
Featuring Alfred Molina
March 14-17, 2013

For Colored Girls
by Ntozake Shange
Featuring Cherise Boothe
April 18 - 21, 2013

Glengarry Glen Ross
by David Mamet
Featuring Joe Mantegna and Thomas Sadoski
May 16-19, 2013

Kindertransport
by Diane Samuels
Featuring Jane Kaczmarek
June 20-23, 2013

Cyrano de Bergerac
Adapted by Anthony Burgess
Featuring Emily Swallow
July 11-14, 2013



THE MARK TAPER FORUM
135 North Grand Ave., Los Angeles, CA 90012

November
Through November 4, 2012

Other Desert Cities
November 28 - January 6, 2013

Tribes
February 27 - April 14, 2013

Joe Turner's Come and Gone
April 24 - June 9, 2013

A Parallelogram
July 10 - August 18, 2013

What the Butler Saw
September 25 - November 3, 2013

The Steward of Christendom
November 26, 2013 - January 5, 2014



MUSICAL THEATRE GUILD

Alex Theatre
216 N. Brand Blvd
Glendale, CA 91203

and

Scherr Forum
Thousand Oaks Civic Arts Plaza
2100 E. Thousand Oaks Blvd.
Thousand Oaks, CA 91362

Call Me Madam
Music and Lyrics by Irving Berlin, Book by Howard Lindsay & Russel Crouse
November 19, 2012 (Alex)
November 25, 2012 (Scherr)

Chess
Music by Benny Andersson & Björn Ulvaeus, Lyrics by Tim Rice & Björn Ulvaeus
Book by Richard Nelson
February 11, 2013 (Alex)
February 17, 2013 (Scherr)

A Catered Affair
Music & Lyrics by John Bucchino, Book by Harvey Fierstein
April 15, 2013 (Alex)
April 21, 2013 (Scherr)

Girl Crazy
Music by George Gershwin, Lyrics by Ira Gershwin
Book by Guy Bolton & John McGowan
June 10, 2013 (Alex)
June 16, 2013 (Scherr)



MUSICAL THEATRE WEST
Carpenter Center for the Performing Arts, 6200 E. Atherton St., Long Beach, CA 90815

42nd Street
October 26 - November 11, 2012

Oklahoma!
February 15 - March 3, 2013

A Chorus Line
April 12 - 28, 2013

Sunset Boulevard
July 12 - 28, 2013



NATIVE VOICES AT THE AUTRY
Wells Fargo Theater, 4700 Western Heritage Way, Los Angeles, CA 90027

Emergency Management
by Jason Grasl
October 25, 2012



NEW AMERICAN THEATRE
2501 Wilshire Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90057

Julius Caesar
by William Shakespeare
Directed by Jack Stehlin
Through October 21, 2012

The Spring Awakening
by Frank Wedekind
Directed by Marek Probosz
November 10 - December 15, 2012

The Happy Holiday Plays
Dates TBA



THE ORANGE COUNTY PERFORMING ARTS CENTER
600 Town Center Drive, Costa Mesa, CA 92626

Stomp
October 9-14, 2012

Memphis
November 6-18, 2012

The Addams Family
December 18-30, 2012

War Horse
January 22 - February 3, 2013

Wicked
February 28 - March 7, 2013

Billy Elliot - The Musical
April 16-28, 2013

Flashdance - The Musical
May 7-19, 2013

Catch Me If You Can
June 25-30, 2012

Sister Act
August 6-18, 2013

Anything Goes
September 24-29, 2013



THE PANTAGES THEATRE
6233 Hollywood Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90028

The Book of Mormon
Through November 25, 2012

Donny & Marie - Christmas in Los Angeles
December 4-23, 2012

Peter Pan
Featuring Cathy Rigby January 15-27, 2013

Rain
January 29 - February 3, 2013

Jekyll & Hyde
Featuring Constantine Maroulis and Deborah Cox
February 12 - March 3, 2013

Catch Me If You Can
March 12-24, 2013

Disney's Beauty and the Beast
March 26 - April 7, 2013

West Side Story
April 9-14, 2013

Priscilla Queen of the Desert
May 28 - June 16, 2013

Sister Act
July 9-28, 2013



PASADENA PLAYHOUSE
39 S. El Molina Ave., Pasadena, CA 91101

Intimate Apparel
by Lynn Nottage
Directed by Sheldon Epps
November 6 - December 2, 2012

A Snow White Christmas
December 13-23, 2012

Sleepless in Seattle - the Musical
May - June 2013



REDCAT
The Roy and Edna Disney/CalArts Theatre, In Walt Disney Concert Hall, 631 W. 2nd St., Los Angeles, CA

The Fifty Year Sword
October 31, 2012

Studio Fall 2012
November 3-4, 2012

Gatz
November 28 - December 9, 2012

Murderous Little World
December 10, 2012

red, black & GREEN: a blues
January 31 - February 3, 2013

Early Plays
February 21-24, 2013



ROAD THEATRE COMPANY
5108 Lankershim Boulevard, North Hollywood, CA 91601

The Detective's Wife
by Keith Huff
Directed by Mark St. Amant
From October 19, 2012



RUBICON THEATRE COMPANY
1006 East Main Street, Ventura

La Razón Blindada
by Aristides Vargas
Directed by Aristides Vargas
October 17 - November 11, 2012

Little Miss Scrooge
Music and Lyrics by Paul Gordon; Book by Paul Gordon, John Caird and Sam Caird
Based on characters created by Charles Dickens
Directed by John Caird and Sam Caird
December 12-23, 2012

Food Confessions
by Nancy Nufer
Directed by Jenny Sullivan
January 30 - February 24, 2013

Our Town
by Thornton Wilder
Directed by Jenny Sullivan
March 6-31, 2013

Lonesome Traveler: A Journey through the Rivers and Streams of Folk Music
Conceived and written by James O'Neil
Directed by James O'Neil
April 24 - May 19, 2013

The Search for Signs of Intelligent Life in the Universe
by Jane Wagner
Directed by James O'Neil
September 4-29, 2013



SIERRA MADRE PLAYHOUSE
87 W. Sierra Madre Blvd., Sierra Madre, CA 91024

Ruddigore
Through November 10, 2012

A Christmas Carol
November 23 - December 23, 2012



SOUTH COAST REPERTORY
655 Town Center Drive, Costa Mesa, CA 92628

Segerstrom Stage

How to Write a New Book for the Bible
by Bill Cain
Directed by Kent Nicholson
October 19 - November 18, 2012

Chinglish
by David Henry Hwang
Directed by Heigh Silverman
January 25 - February 24, 2013

Smokefall
by Noah Haidle
Directed by Anne Kauffman
March 29 - April 28, 2013

The Verona Project
Words and music by Amanda Dehnert
Directed by Amanda Dehnert
May 10 - June 9, 2013

Julianne Argyros Stage

Eurydice
by Sarah Ruhl
Directed by Marc Masterson
Through October 14, 2012

The Motherf**ker with the Hat
by Stephen Adly Guirgis
Directed by Michael John Garcés
January 6-27, 2013

The Whale
by Samuel D. Hunter
Directed by Martin Benson
March 10-31, 2013

A world premiere
TBA



THEATER LEAGUE
. Thousand Oaks Civic Arts Plaza, Fred Kavli Theatre, 2100 Thousand Oaks Blvd., Thousand Oaks, CA 91362

Cirque Dreams Holidaze
November 27 - December 2, 2012

Dreamgirls
January 15-20, 2013

Hair
March 19-24, 2013



THEATRE WEST
3333 Cahuenga Blvd. West, Hollywood, CA 90068

TBA



THEATRICUM BOTANICUM
1419 N. Topanga Canyon Blvd., Topanga, CA

Cherry Docs
by David Gow
Through October 13, 2012


Visit the Theatre League Alliance of Southern California for listings.




-- Sharon Perlmutter

This page updated 10/18/12



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