Hollywood Fringe Festival

The Complex CA, United States

The Hollywood Fringe Festival is an annual, open-access, community-derived event celebrating freedom of expression and collaboration in the performing arts community. Each June during the Hollywood Fringe, the arts infiltrate the Hollywood neighborhood: fully equipped theaters, parks, clubs, churches, restaurants and other unexpected places host hundreds of productions by local, national, and international arts companies and independent performers.

The Grunch: A New Children’s Musical

Rubicon Theatre Company 1006 E. Main St., Ventura, CA, United States

Inspired by “The Grinch Who Stole Christmas”, The Grunch tells the story of Rudy Grunch, a grumpy 6th grader who always feels like an outsider. When the entire school gets excited about the annual school musical, he comes up with a perfect plan to ruin it for everyone; he’ll steal the sets, costumes and lights the night before it opens. But will the spirit of theatre prevail?

Madagascar: A Musical Adventure

Rubicon Theatre Company 1006 E. Main St., Ventura, CA, United States

Join Alex the Lion, Marty the Zebra, Melman the Giraffe, Gloria the hip hip Hippo and, of course, those hilarious, plotting penguins as they bound onto your stage in the musical adventure of a lifetime.  Based on the smash DreamWorks animated motion picture,  Madagascar – A Musical Adventure JR.  follows all of your favorite crack-a-lackin’ friends as they escape from their home in New York’s Central Park Zoo and find themselves on an unexpected journey to the madcap world of King Julien’s Madagascar.

Julius Caesar: A Show For Kids By Kids

Rubicon Theatre Company 1006 E. Main St., Ventura, CA, United States

Charismatic military leader Julius Caesar returns to Rome in glory, having just defeated the sons of Pompey, a fellow member of the first Roman triumvirate. Caesar’s growing popularity inspires jealousy and fear amongst the Roman tribunes, and a conspiracy against Caesar takes shape, with Cassius at its head.

Grease: A Show For Kids By Kids

Rubicon Theatre Company 1006 E. Main St., Ventura, CA, United States

Grease is the word this summer at RTC - and its the perfect way to celebrate Rubicon's 20th anniversary as Grease celebrates its 40th. One of America's favorite musicals, the stage show features all the beloved characters and songs you remember from the movie - plus additional music and laughs that made the show such a huge hit when it originally opened on Broadway. Sandy and Danny will charm their way into your hearts as they find their way into each other's arms.

I Dig Rock & Roll Music: A Celebration of Folk-Rock Music Then and Now

Rubicon Theatre Company 1006 E. Main St., Ventura, CA, United States

This exhilarating World Premiere theatrical concert picks up where LONESOME TRAVELER left off. Directed by Ovation-winner James O’Neil, and written by O’Neil, Lifetime Grammy Award-Winner George Grove and Tony nominee Dan Wheetman, this concert features songs of protest and passion – moving us beyond the moment when Dylan picked up the electric guitar at Newport in ’65 and into the early ‘80s, with songs by Peter, Paul and Mary; Joni Mitchell; Judy Collins; The Eagles; James Taylor; Crosby, Stills and Nash; Simon and Garfunkel; with original songs by the cast and Noel Paul Stookey. If you dig rock and roll...

Return to The Forbidden Planet

Rubicon Theatre Company 1006 E. Main St., Ventura, CA, United States

By popular demand (and just in time for Halloween), we are bringing back RETURN TO THE FORBIDDEN PLANET, a fabulously campy send-up of the sci-fi film “Forbidden Planet,” which was loosely based on THE TEMPEST. Set on a space ship sometime in the future, the show features a galaxy of talented artists singing 1950s and 1960s rock-and-roll classics, including “Wipe Out,” “Good Vibrations” “Great Balls of Fire,” and “Monster Mash.”

Rodgers and Hammerstein’s South Pacific

Rubicon Theatre Company 1006 E. Main St., Ventura, CA, United States

Our 20th Anniversary Season ends with one of the most enchanting musicals of all time. In the tradition of FIDDLER ON THE ROOF and MY FAIR LAYD, RODGERS AND HAMMERSTEIN'S SOUTH PACIFIC will be produced as a drama with music, with a large cast accompanied by two pianists. Set against the backdrop of World War II on an island in Polynesia, SOUTH PACIFIC is based on James Michener’s Pulitzer Prize-winning novel. The plot follows a Navy nurse from Arkansas who falls in love with a middle-aged French plantation owner, and a Marine Lieutenant from an upper-class East Coast family who...


Segerstrom Center for the Arts

Hamilton is the story of America then, told by America now. Featuring a score that blends hip-hop, jazz, R&B and Broadway, Hamilton has taken the story of American founding father Alexander Hamilton and created a revolutionary moment in theatre—a musical that has had a profound impact on culture, politics, and education. With book, music, and lyrics by Lin-Manuel Miranda, direction by Thomas Kail, choreography by Andy Blankenbuehler, and musical supervision and orchestrations by Alex Lacamoire, Hamilton is based on Ron Chernow’s acclaimed biography. It has won Tony®, Grammy®, and Olivier Awards, the Pulitzer Prize for Drama, and an unprecedented special...

CATS is Coming to Santa Barbara

The Granada Theatre CA, United States

The American Theatre Guild is pleased to present one of the biggest hits in theatrical history, CATS. This production is part of the BROADWAY IN SANTA BARBARA SERIES and will take The Granada Theatre stage October 17–18, 2022.