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Monday, April 24, 2017

“The Originalist”- A Fascinating Play for our Time

As the lights dim slightly in the beautiful Pasadena Playhouse, Edward Gero as Antonin Scalia, comes walking forward in full Supreme Court robe as...

‘Young Frankenstein’ Presented by SPMS Drama Department

Who doesn’t love going to the theater and being wildly entertained? The students of South Pasadena Middle School are working hard to bring you...

‘Peter Pan’ Set to Fly into South Pasadena High School

Opening April 28, a timeless classic flies into South Pasadena for three performances only! “Peter Pan,” one of the most beloved musicals in history,...

The Originalist opens at Pasadena Playhouse

When a bright, liberal law school graduate embarks on a nerve-wracking clerkship with Justice Antonin Scalia, she discovers him to be both an infuriating...

“PETER PAN” Flies Into South Pasadena High School

Opening April 28, a timeless classic flies into South Pasadena for three performances only! “Peter Pan”, one of the most beloved musicals in history,...

It’s Alive! SPMS to Present “Young Frankenstein”

Who doesn’t love going to the theater and being wildly entertained? The students of South Pasadena Middle School are working hard to bring you...

A Daring ‘Man of La Mancha’ at A Noise Within in Pasadena

A Noise Within boldly closes out its “Beyond Our Wildest Dreams” 25th season with a crackling reimagining of the musical “Man Of La Mancha”....

South Pas High Drama Club Performs at Calvary Preschool

Friday evening saw the tradition of Storyteller’s Theatre Night continue at Calvary Preschool where families gathered and picnicked for an evening of storytelling. The young...

Steven Robman takes on directing “Ah,Wilderness!”

Director and local resident Steven Robman is known for directing the first productions of several iconic plays: Wendy Wasserstein’s important comedies Uncommon Women and...

Pasadena’s Ensemble Shakespeare Theater to stage new play Lear’s Shadow.

The Ensemble Shakespeare Theater is proud to announce its new show, Lear’s Shadow, opening April 15th at the Lineage Performing Arts Center in Pasadena....

SPHS Performs at Fullerton Theatre Festival

This past week, SPHS drama students participated in the annual Fullerton College High School Theatre Festival. SPHS was one of over 60 schools to...

Teachers Reenact Children’s Books at Monterey Hills School

Students of all ages, encouraged to wear robes and pajamas, bottom left, joined in at the Monterey Hills Elementary School Pajama Story Night last...

Award-Winning Theatrical Performance in South Pas

An Encore Performance of Ray Bradbury’s “Pillar of Fire,” a precursor to “Fahrenheit 451,” was performed last Friday by Emmy Award-winning actor Bill Oberst...

A Sublime ‘Ah Wilderness!’ at A Noise Within

Written by Eugene O’Neill in three weeks during the depression, “Ah Wilderness!” is a delightful reverie about the family he never had. In fact,...

South Pas High Senior Cast in Dream Role of ‘Peter Pan’

It’s been a long road of perseverance and discovery for South Pasadena High School senior Lorie Meza, on her way to being cast in...

Patty Onagan Launches New Theatre and Live Entertainment Company

Theatre executive Patty Onagan has launched Patty Onagan Consulting specializing in theatre and live entertainment, it was officially announced today. Onagan’s new venture will...

A Night of Music

Professional Child Development Associates (PCDA) will host a benefit concert in support of its Creative Arts Team’s upcoming Teaching Tour in Japan and Taiwan;...

Laughter and Fun at Middle School Fathers’ Follies Event

It was a night full of laughter and fun as the South Pasadena Middle School PTA presented its 13th annual Fathers’ last Friday night....

Annie Jr. auditions at YST!

Auditions for Young Stars Theatre's production of Annie Jr. (Ages 5-18 only) are currently being scheduled for March 11, 12 & 16. All auditions, rehearsals, and performances...

The Yale Whiffenpoofs bring their unique vocal stylings to Pasadena for a One-Night-Only...

A Noise Within Theatre, in collaboration David Miraglia and Chuck Dalaklis, announces an evening of song and merriment entitled “The Yale Whiffenpoofs in Concert.”...

Whimsical ‘Seussical Jr’ at Young Stars Theatre in South Pas

In a stroke of perfect synergy, YST’s production of “Seussical Jr” opened this week amid celebrations of what would have been Dr. Seuss’ 113th...

Collective Rage: A Play in 5 Boops at Boston Court

From the moment you enter the theatre at Boston Court, there are a dozen or so cartoons running of Betty Boop, the sexpot of...

A Poignant King Lear on Stage at A Noise Within

A Noise Within’s superb repertory company takes on Lear as a contemplation of one family’s journey through the devastating effects of dementia. It is...

“Seussical Jr.” begins Young Stars Theatre’s second year in South Pas

After their successful first year in South Pasadena, Young Stars Theatre kicks off their second year on Friday, February 24th with Seussical Jr. Based...

‘King Lear’ opens at A Noise Within Theatre

The classical repertory theatre, A Noise Within, continues their 25th anniversary season with Shakespeare’s “King Lear” directed by Julia Rodriguez-Elliott. “King Lear” tells the story...

Kids are Spectacular in ‘Music Man’ Performances at SPHS

Close to 100 5th graders from Marengo, Monterey Hills and Arroyo Vista elementary schools sang and danced their hearts out in a rousing production...

Vintage Valentine Event Hosted by the Friend of the Rialto Theatre

A Valentine’s Day themed event set in “The Golden Age of Hollywood” took place last Saturday night at the historic Rialto Theatre in South...

Get Ready for Some Fun as SPUSD Fifth Graders Present Meredith Wilson ‘The Music...

On Friday night, the curtain goes up on the debut of this year’s Fifth Grade Musical – a rousing rendition of the 1957 classic,...

Shuttered La La Land Theater Opens Doors for Exclusive Advocacy Event

For the first time in decades, an epic event is being held at the historic Rialto Theatre in South Pasadena and is open to the...

‘The Music Man, Jr.” Slated Feb. 10-12 Performed by Fifth Graders at SPHS

“The Music Man Jr.” will be performed by 5th graders from February 10 to 12 by local elementary school students at the South Pasadena...

From The Mississippi Delta at Sierra Madre Playhouse

For the eleventh entry in its Off the Page series of monthly staged readings, Sierra Madre Playhouse will present From the Mississippi Delta. From Dr....

Young Stars Theater Holds Ribbon Cutting at Their New Home!

Jack and Gloria Bennett were full of emotion and excitement as they cut the ribbon at the new home of their company, Young Stars...

Sierra Madre Playhouse received two Ovation Awards®

Sierra Madre Playhouse received two Ovation Awards® from the Los Angeles Stage Alliance earlier this week. The prestigious awards are among the most significant...

A Cinderella Christmas’ to End

“A Cinderella Christmas” plays through January 8, at the Pasadena Playhouse. Before every performance, all Playhouse guests and their families are invited to enjoy a ...

Tournament of Roses Court Meet Cinderella at Playhouse

Continuing to keep a busy schedule this time of year, the 2017 Tournament of Roses Royal Court met Cinderella (Lauren Taylor) onstage recently at...

12 Acts of Christmas

The historic Rialto Theatre opened last Saturday for one night only as a special live holiday variety show was held for the whole family....

Pacific Dance Theatre’s The Nutcracker – A Christmas Tradition

It’s always a pleasure to see a performance at San Gabriel Mission Playhouse with it’s breathtaking, painted ceilings,Spanish lighting fixtures and architecture that transports...

‘A Cinderella Christmas’ is Festive Fun for the Whole Family!

The Panto tradition is alive and kicking at Pasadena Playhouse as their fifth collaboration with Lythgoe Family Productions “A Cinderella Christmas” opened this weekend...

YST Celebrates One Year in South Pasadena

Young Stars Theatre is performing the 10th year of their original adaptation of the beloved “A Christmas Carol” as they celebrate their first anniversary...
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