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Disney's The Little Mermaid
Jun
3
to Jun 26

Disney's The Little Mermaid

 

Disney's The Little Mermaid

La Mirada Theatre The Little Mermaid

In a magical kingdom beneath the sea, the beautiful young mermaid Ariel longs to leave her ocean home to live in the world above. Based on one of Hans Christian Anderson's most beloved stories and the classic animated film, Disney's The Little Mermaid is a hauntingly beautiful love story for the ages. With music by eight-time Academy Award winner Alen Menken, this fishy fable will capture your heart with its irresistible songs including "Under the Sea," "Kiss the Girl," and "Part of Your World."

Tickets go on sale 5/29

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The Peking Acrobats at the La Mirada Theatre
Jan
9
1:00 PM13:00

The Peking Acrobats at the La Mirada Theatre

The Peking Acrobats at the La Mirada Theatre

The Peking Acrobats at the La Mirada Theatre

A troupe of China’s most gifted tumblers, contortionists, jugglers, and gymnasts, the Peking Acrobats return to La Mirada by popular demand, the spellbinding feats and daring maneuvers steeped in 2,000 years of folk tradition. In vibrant costumes and accompanied b y live musicians on Chinese folk instruments, the rigorously trained acrobats dazzle with their tremendous agility and grace, as well as spectacular company numbers involving trick cycling, powerful precision tumbling, and other cringe-worthy maneuvers.

Tickets on sale 5/29/15

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DISNEY LIVE! THREE CLASSIC FAIRY TALES At The Dolby Theatre
Sep
26
to Sep 27

DISNEY LIVE! THREE CLASSIC FAIRY TALES At The Dolby Theatre

Dreams do come true! Join Mickey, Minnie and a cast of over 25 of your favorite characters on a magical journey that all starts with a wish. Prepare to be captivated with amazing scenery and the most beautiful gowns fit for a princess as Snow White, Belle and Cinderella all search for their true love. Come join along and be carried away by the tale of Happy-Ever after with the entire family.

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Wild Kratts Live in SoCal
Sep
25
to Sep 27

Wild Kratts Live in SoCal

Wild Kratts Live in San Diego

My kids love, just love the PBS show WILD KRATTS and now it is coming live to Southern California!!!!

  • Bakersfield - Friday, September 25th at Rabobank Theatre
  • San Diego - Saturday, September 26th at 1pm and 4:30pm at San Diego Theatre 
  • Los Angeles - Sunday, :September 27th at 1pm and 4:30pm at Pantages Theatre

WILD KRATTS – LIVE! is an all new theatrical stage show based on the hit animated television series Wild Kratts.  Martin and Chris Kratt, stars of the Emmy-nominated Wild Kratts step out LIVE ON STAGE to engage the audience in a classic Wild Kratts story.

Starting off by sharingsome ‘wow facts!’ about animals , as presented via large screen multimedia format,  the brothers Martin and Chris pull on their Creature Power vest and gloves begin activating Creature Powers!  They show off the amazing abilities of animals such as Rhino powers and Caracal Powers!  – live on stage –  in comical demonstrations.

Then Wild Kratts receive a message from Koki, Jimmy and Aviva that Zach and his Zachbots are invading the Tortuga.  This villain steals one of the Wild Kratts favorite inventions.  The brothers have got to get it back.  Now with amazing animal abilities they are off to confront the bumbling and comical villain, Zach, and his robots.  Of course the Kratt Brothers technology doesn’t always work as planned which results in hilarious pratfalls and slapstick fun.  But the brothers press on and ultimatelyrescue their favorite inventionfrom Zach’s clutches so the animals of the creature world are safe once again.

Experience, live-on-stage, the astounding “creature” fundamentals, and the infectious excitement and inspiring quest of the Kratt Brothers that make the hit television series Wild Kratts so popular with kids and their families. 

 

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DISNEY LIVE! THREE CLASSIC FAIRY TALES + Discount Code
Sep
19
to Sep 20

DISNEY LIVE! THREE CLASSIC FAIRY TALES + Discount Code

Dreams do come true! Join Mickey, Minnie and a cast of over 25 of your favorite characters on a magical journey that all starts with a wish. Prepare to be captivated with amazing scenery and the most beautiful gowns fit for a princess as Snow White, Belle and Cinderella all search for their true love. Come join along and be carried away by the tale of Happy-Ever after with the entire family.

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Sylvia at Lewis Family Playhouse
Aug
14
to Aug 23

Sylvia at Lewis Family Playhouse

Sylvia at the Lewis Family Playhouse

Sylvia at the Lewis Family Playhouse

Empty nesters Greg and Kate have moved back to Manhattan after twenty-two years in the suburbs. As Kate tells Greg: “The dog phase of my life is definitely over.” But life has a way of giving you what you think you don’t want. Greg finds Sylvia, a street-smart lab/poodle mix, and brings her home. She promptly becomes a bone of contention between Greg and Kate, testing their marriage to hilarious and touching effect. Presented in the Studio Theatre of the Victoria Gardens Cultural Center. Seating is limited. (Due to adult themes and content, this play is not suited for young audiences.) 

Don’t miss this hilarious comedy with performances on Fridays (August 14th & 21st) and Saturdays (August 15th & 22nd) at 7:30 pm and Sundays (August 16th & 23rd) at 1:00 pm at the Lewis Family Playhouse, 12505 Cultural Center Drive, Rancho Cucamonga, CA 91739. Tickets are priced at $15.00 and are available online at www.lewisfamilyplayhouse.com or through the Box Office at 909.477.2752.

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Peter Pan The Musical @LFPlayhouse #Rancho Cucamonga
Jul
18
to Jul 26

Peter Pan The Musical @LFPlayhouse #Rancho Cucamonga

Peter Pan the Musical at the Lewis Family Playhouse Rancho Cucamonga

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 Peter Pan and Tinkerbell lead the three Darling children over the rooftops of London and away to Neverland in this delightful musical, Peter Pan. Magic and mischief is in the air but if villainous Captain Hook and his band of Pirates have their way, before long someone will be swimming with the crocodiles. This award-winning score features memorable favorites “I Won’t Grow Up,” “Neverland,” “I’m Flying,” and “I Gotta Crow.” 

Don’t miss this wonderful tale, July 18th – 26th with performances on Saturdays at 2:00 pm & 7:30 pm and Sundays at 2:00 pm at the Lewis Family Playhouse, 12505 Cultural Center Drive, Rancho Cucamonga, CA 91739. Tickets are priced at $20.00 for General, $18.00 for Seniors and $16.00 for Youth and are available online at www.lewisfamilyplayhouse.com or through the Box Office at 909.477.2752.

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Mary Poppins The Broadway Musical
May
29
to Jun 21

Mary Poppins The Broadway Musical

Mary Poppins The Broadway Musical

At The La Mirada Theatre

Mary Poppins The Broadway musical

Based on the books by P.L. Travers and the classic Walt Disney film, Mary Poppinsincludes a score filled with timeless classics such as "Feed the Birds," "Jolly Holiday," "Step in Time," and the Academy Award-winning "Chim-Chim Cher-ee." The jack-of-all-trades, Bert, introduces us to England in 1910 and the troubled Banks family. Young Jane and Michael have sent many a nanny packing before Mary Poppins arrives on their doorstep. Using a combination of magic and common sense, she must teach the family how to value each other again. Mary Poppins delighted Broadway audiences for over 2,500 performances and received nominations for nine Olivier and seven Tony Awards including Best Musical.

Tickets starting at $20.00

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ANNIE at Segerstrom Center for the Arts
May
13
to May 24

ANNIE at Segerstrom Center for the Arts

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ANNIE at Segerstrom Center for the Arts

Leapin' Lizards! Lobby Activities 

Annie at Segerstrom Center for the Arts

Are you attending ANNIE at Segerstrom Center for the Arts from May 13 – 24, 2015 You are invited to partake in complimentary lobby activities one hour before all performances and during intermission.

• “What’s your ray of sunshine?” – Guests are encouraged to write down and share the one thing that offers them inspiration, hope or motivation. All collected notes gathered will then be placed along a window decal that will be shaped as sun rays at the Orchestra Level Lobby.

• Annie’s Secret Society – Patrons will be handed a decoder disc along with instructions on how to discover the special phrase. Upon completion, each guest will receive an Annie Secret Society sticker as a prize. Stickers can be claimed at the Guest Services table on Plaza Level. • iPad Station – Located at the Orchestra Level, guests can stroll through Harold Gray’s popular comic strip, “Little Orphan Annie.”

• A photo opportunity display will be available at the Orchestra Terrace Level and at the Orchestra Level, Lobby loops will broadcast the audition process of finding the current star of ANNIE.

• Family Day takes place May 14th and includes additional pre-show activities for children as well as both a matinee and evening performance. For each full-priced adult ticket purchased, a child’s admission will be free with promo code: FAMILY.

 Running time (approximate): 2 Hours and 45 minutes  For Tickets and show times click on the link below.

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William Shakespeare’s The Taming of the Shrew
Apr
18
to Apr 26

William Shakespeare’s The Taming of the Shrew

William Shakespeare’s

The Taming of the Shrew

So Cal Pocket memories William Shakespeare's The Taming of the Shrew

 Rancho Cucamonga Community Theatre presents William Shakespeare’s The Taming of the Shrew, April 18 – 26, 2015. Father, Batista refuses to give blessing to any marriage for his daughter Bianca until someone marries her older sister, Katherine. Unfortunately, Katherine is famous for being angry, mean, and bad-tempered (a shrew). What follows is the classic comedy of “the war between the sexes” as Katherine and lover, Petruchio attempt to impose their wills on each other and accidentally uncover the secret of a long and happy union.

Production runs April 18th – 26th with performances on Friday (April 24th) and Saturdays at 7:30 pm and Sundays at 2:00 pm at the Lewis Family Playhouse, 12505 Cultural Center Drive, Rancho Cucamonga, CA 91739.

Tickets for Gold Level seating are priced at $35.00 for General, $33.00 for Seniors. Tickets for Silver Level seating are priced at $28.00 for General and Seniors and are available online at www.lewisfamilyplayhouse.com or through the Box Office at 909.477.2752.

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Luma  For Kids!  at Haugh PAC
Apr
18
1:30 PM13:30

Luma For Kids! at Haugh PAC

Kidtastic! Family Events Presents

Luma For Kids!

LUMA is the theatrical equivalent of the aurora borealis and is as beautiful as it is dramatic. Unseen performers produce a swirling tapestry of motion and light, depicting through illumination everything from fireflies to fireworks.

Showings: 1:30  &  3:30

Presale Single Tickets: $8
Day of Show: $10

Mesmerizing audiences around the world, the show takes the same wonder any child has felt when waving a sparkler against the night sky and exploded it into a larger-than-life spectacular of color and movement. Fireflies, shooting stars, carnival rides, digital fireworks, computer screen savers, the Northern Lights, EKG monitors and the body electric are but a sampling of the lights LUMA will bring to life on stage. This 45-minute show is geared for children.

Grades: All

 

 

 

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Story Pirates: The Flagship Show @ The Geffen Playhouse
Nov
15
11:00 AM11:00

Story Pirates: The Flagship Show @ The Geffen Playhouse

Story Pirates: The Flagship Show @ The Geffen Playhouse

Photo Credit The Story Pirates.Org

Photo Credit The Story Pirates.Org

Recommended for Ages 3 - 12

"It's crazy entertaining!" - Jon Stewart

While many children’s theater troupes tell stories to kids, the Story Pirates believe that every child has a story to tell – especially yours!  The process begins by collecting stories from local kids, and whether it's a world where cats can fly or a rock opera about fuzzy alien tickle monsters, the Pirates will turn any short story into a hilarious sketch comedy musical. Described as "Monty Python meets Schoolhouse Rock," this show is never the same twice. Pitched perfectly to grown ups and kids alike, The Flagship Show can set sail with your whole family on board.

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National Acrobats of China @SegerstromArts
Sep
13
3:00 PM15:00

National Acrobats of China @SegerstromArts

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National Acrobats of China 

At The Segerstrom Center of the Arts

Photo Credit:  Segerstrom Center for the Arts

Photo Credit:  Segerstrom Center for the Arts

One of the world’s most accomplished acrobatic companies returns to Segerstrom Center to thrill young and old alike with their athletic skill, daring feats, and amazing artistry. Founded more than six decades ago, The National Acrobats of the People’s Republic of China have toured the world with one-of-a-kind acrobatic acts, receiving widespread acclaim and countless awards. Audiences gasp and cheer when these highly skilled artists perform their jaw-dropping feats based on traditions dating back thousands of years. Tumbling, juggling, contortion, and balancing acts are all performed to a combination of traditional and modern music, along with colorful, imaginative props and sets, making this a thrilling and unforgettable experience for the whole family.

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Dance Sensations Natalia Osipova and Ivan Vasiliev Return to  Segerstrom Center with a World and Two American Premieres
Jul
25
to Jul 27

Dance Sensations Natalia Osipova and Ivan Vasiliev Return to Segerstrom Center with a World and Two American Premieres

Program to include ballets by Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui,
Ohad Naharin and Arthur Pita

Segerstrom Center for the Arts welcomes the return of dance superstarsNatalia Osipova and Ivan Vasiliev in just four performances from July 25 – 27. The program, titled Solo for Two, includes a world premiere commissioned for them by the Center and two works new to their repertoires and never seen before in the United States. Osipova and Vasiliev have enthralled audiences with their incomparable talent and irresistible personalities, capturing the admiration and imaginations of dance audiences around the world. Solo for Two will include a world premiere work by Ohad Naharin and the American premieres of dances by Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui and Arthur Pita.

Tickets - Start at $35; go on sale June 8

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Willy Wonka at Lewis Playhouse
Jul
12
to Jul 20

Willy Wonka at Lewis Playhouse

Roald Dahl's timeless story of the world famous candy man and his quest to find an heir comes to life in this stage adaptation of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, which features the songs from the classic 1971 film Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory such as "The Candy Man" and "I Want it Now!" The story follows golden ticket winner Charlie Bucket, a young and hopeful boy, on a tour of enigmatic candy manufacturer Willy Wonka's fantastical factory. Filled with wonders, things that defy physics, Oompa Loompas and all your favorite candies, the tour turns into a test of "Pure Imagination". Roald Dahl's Willy Wonka is a delicious musical theater treat for the entire family.

Tickets $20.00 Adult, $18.00 Senior/Student, $16.00 Youth

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“All’s Well That Ends Well” at Will Geer’s Theatricum Botanicum
Jun
21
9:00 AM09:00

“All’s Well That Ends Well” at Will Geer’s Theatricum Botanicum

Will Geer’s Theatricum Botanicum continues its celebration of the Bard’s 450th birthday with a new production of All’s Well That Ends Well that joins the All-Shakespeare Repertory Season on June 21.

Shakespeare’s bittersweet comedy is all about class differences, and Theatricum’s production brings it into the 21st century without changing a word.

The story of low-born Helena who heals the king and wins the right to marry the man she loves starts out on a high note. But when the man of her choice turns out to be a count above her station, he brutally and ruthlessly rejects her.

All’s Well That Ends Well opens on Saturday, June 21 and continues through Sept. 27

TICKETS:

  • Adults: $37 (lower tier); $25 (upper tier)
  • Seniors (60+), Students, Military Veterans, AEA Members: $25/$15
  • Children (7-12): $10
  • Children 6 and under: free
  • “British Pub Grub” dinner/play combos: call theater for pricing, advance reservations required
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