A Delicate Ship

A haunting love triangle triggers an unexpected chain of events in this poetic play. In the early stages of a new relationship, Sarah and Sam are lovers happily discovering each other. Sarah and Nate know everything about each other, best of friends since childhood and Maybe something more. But...

A Classical Christmas

A Classical Christmas. An evening of holiday music. Jessica Pierce, flute. Almer Imanovic, guitar. Abram Poliakoff, tenor. Sierra Madre Music Children’s Choir. A selection of contemporary Christmas songs in addition to classical yuletide favorites will be performed. This year, a couple of Chanukkah songs will be added into the...

Bus Stop

Sierra Madre Playhouse continues its series of free monthly staged readings of American plays with Bus Stop by William Inge, directed by Barbara Schofield. In the middle of a howling snowstorm, a bus out of Kansas City pulls up at a cheerful roadside diner. All roads are blocked, and...

Good People

The haves and the have-nots come face-to-face in this Broadway hit. Written by Pulitzer Prize winner David Lindsay-Abaire (Rabbit Hole), this Tony-nominated dramatic comedy finds struggling single mother Margie Walsh coming to terms with the reality that her South Boston neighborhood offers the same lack of opportunity it always...

James and the Giant Peach

James Henry Trotter lives with two ghastly hags — his odious aunts — and he’s a very lonely little boy indeed. One day, something peculiar happens. At the end of the garden, a peach starts to grow and grow … and grow. Inside that peach are seven very unusual...

Violet

The best Tony-nominated musical nobody’s ever heard of… Violet has wowed critics and audiences with its powerful story and energetic gospel, rock, country and R&B score by Jeanine Tesori (Fun Home and Caroline, or Change). Set in the Deep South during the early days of the civil rights movement,...

The Eight: Reindeer Monologues

Return of the UN-Holiday tradition We just couldn’t shut them up…. so for the 14th straight year, accusations, rumors and all-out attacks are (still) flying fast and furious around the toy shop. Hear the truth straight from the reindeer who know Santa best. When a doe says “No” she...

The Secret Garden

Based on the popular children’s book of the same name, The Secret Garden follows the story of Mary Lennox, a young British girl born and raised in Colonial India. When the 11-year-old’s parents die in a cholera outbreak, she is sent to Yorkshire to live with a reclusive uncle,...

Macabaret

Booze. Blood. Bustiers. Need I say more? The third Thursday of every month, a portal to Hell opens in The Three Clubs in Hollywood. All of the most evil men and women in history emerge to put on a variety show like no other, featuring burlesque, vaudeville, puppetry, drag,...

Charles Dickens' A Christmas Carol

Rubicon Theatre Company kicks off its 20th Anniversary Season with the return of the critically-acclaimed holiday hit CHARLES DICKENS’ A CHRISTMAS CAROL. Broadway, TV and film veterans Peter Van Norden (RTC’s Taking Sides, Copenhagen) and Emmy Award-winner Joe Spano (“NCIS,” RTC’s Bucky) reprise their roles in this innovative telling...