Down the rabbit hole Alice falls, landing into a wonderland full of talking creatures. Come join the fun for Broadway Theatre Arts Academy's imaginative production of Alice in Wonderland. This fantastical tale, full of clever wordplay and timeless characters, is as beloved by adults as by children. Alice's adventures become "curiouser and curiouser" the further into Wonderland she travels, and she must use all her innocence, resourcefulness and imagination. Alice will entertain your whole family at California Center for the Arts in Escondido.
This forceful drama about the Puritan purge of witchcraft in old Salem is both a gripping historical play and a timely parable of our contemporary society. Arthur Miller's 1953 Tony Award-winning play focuses on a farmer, his wife and a young servant-girl who maliciously causes the wife's arrest for witchcraft. Salem, Massachusetts, is ablaze with accusations of witchcraft after a group of girls are found dancing in the woods. This spark of vengeance ignites a raging fire of bigotry and paranoia which threatens to consume the entire community. The Crucible examines the dangers that result when people believe that they possess the absolute truth. Don't miss San Diego Junior Theatre's production at Casa del Prado Theatre.
Tilly's melancholy is of an exquisite quality. She turns her melancholy into a sexy thing, and every stranger she meets falls in love with her. One day, inexplicably, Tilly becomes happy, and wreaks havoc on the lives of her paramours.
It is a truth universally acknowledged that all Pride and Prejudice fans want to know two things: did Elizabeth and Mr. Darcy live happily ever after and did Mary find love? Get all the deets in this charming sequel to Jane Austen's timeless rom-com. Ignore your unwrapped holiday gifts and half-finished decorations and escape to Miss Bennet: Christmas at Pemberley with your fav Bennet sisters and their cravat-wearing peacocking men in this new play. That peevishly practical and beloved bookworm Mary takes her turn as the Austenian heroine and her self-discovery and fight for love makes this an endearing outing for you and your pals or the whole family. "Make haste" and catch the premiere of Miss Bennet: Christmas at Pemberley at New Village Arts Theatre in Carlsbad.
The Original "Who Dun It" murder, mystery, musical, comedy where YOU GET TO CHOOSE THE ENDING! Fun for all ages. Based Charles Dickens' final novel. There was just one small problem -- he died before it was completed. As a result, readers never knew the true fate intended for the beloved title character ... until now! This adaptation is a solve-it-yourself musical comedy wherein the murderer is selected at the end of the night by audience vote. Each night, ticket holders to this show-within-a-show will get to choose from hundreds of combinations of endings and select who they want to see as the perceptive detective, the bitter killer and even the spontaneous love interests.
Getting dumped is the worst, but that doesn't always mean the other person has it easy. In Jane Austen's Persuasion, Anne Elliot decides to break off her engagement with dashing Frederick Wentworth after pressure from her family to find a man with more money. Eight years later she's still single, and he's back in town, and rich, and looking for love. What's a girl to do? Don't miss this heartfelt romance with comedic touches when this musical production of Persuasion takes the stage at the Lamb's Players Theatre.
Created from actual interviews with citizens of Colorado Springs, the capital of the Evangelical movement, this timely musical explores faith and the organized resistance against gay rights. Traversing a scandal that rocked the core of the religious right, This Beautiful City illuminates a cross section of a community poised at the volatile intersection of church and state. Diversionary of San Diego's rare revival of this authentic, often humorous expose of a nation divided honors the late Michael Friedman's (Bloody Bloody Andrew Jackson) extraordinary contributions to American theater.
A true Broadway sensation, Wicked looks at what happened in the Land of Oz from a very different perspective. Long before Dorothy arrives, another girl is born with emerald-green skin. She's smart, fiery, misunderstood, and she possesses an extraordinary talent. When she meets a bubbly blonde who is exceptionally popular, their initial rivalry turns into the unlikeliest of friendships ... until the world decides to call one "good," and the other one "wicked." With a thrilling score that includes the hits "Defying Gravity," "Popular" and "For Good," Wicked has been hailed by The New York Times as "the defining musical of the decade." From the first electrifying note to the final breathtaking moment, the untold true story of the Witches of Oz transfixes audiences with its wildly inventive story.