TAGGED WITH MUSICAL
High school was the best time in our lives...for some of us. But for many of us, it’s hard to return to that memory. For Elliot, the searing recollection of his night at the school dance when he lacked the courage to tell that special girl exactly how he felt about her, still haunts him...
UCLA School of Theater, Film and Television stages Rodgers & Hammerstein’s “Carousel” at UCLA’s Freud Playhouse. Based on Ferenc Molnar’s play “Liliom.” Directed by Jeremy Mann, with musical direction by Dan Belzer. The musical features Broadway actress Linda Kerns and undergraduate acting students.
For musical theater aficionados, Good People Theater Company presents MARRY ME A LITTLE at the Hollywood Fringe Festival. A charming, bittersweet one act musical review of songs from some of Sondheim’s classic shows, including Anyone Can Whistle, Follies, Company, Forum and A Little Night Music.
DISNEY'S BEAUTY AND THE BEAST is playing at the Hollywood Pantages Theatre. 8 p.m. Tues.-Sat. 2 p.m. Sat. 1 p.m. and 6:30 p.m. Sun.(no show Mon.) DISNEY'S BEAUTY AND THE BEAST features the animated film’s Academy Award®-winning score with music by Alan Menken and lyrics by the late Howard Ashman.
DREMPELS: The Short But Happy Life of the Drempel Hieronymus Aloisius Plonk, a new monomyth for a modern age, proffers an all-encompassing theatrical journey, rooted in old-world European storytelling and physical theatre juxtaposed with contemporary socio-political satire.
The Aerospace Players present Fiddler on the Roof in Torrance. Come see this classic moving story during 6 performances: July 22 and 23 at 8pm, July 24 at 2pm, July 28 at 7pm, and July 29 and 30 at 8pm, at the James Armstrong Theatre, located at 3330 Civic Center Drive, Torrance, CA 90503.
The classic story set in Depression-era Kentucky narrated by Bradley Whitford (via video), featuring the rollicking bluegrass sounds of The Get Down Boys. For ages 8+. 10/29–12/11; 24th Street Theatre, 1117 W. 24th St., LA 90007; PH: 213-745-6516; www.24thstreet.org
Through the Hollywood Fringe Festival, musical theatre writing team Dahan and D'Angelo present their WORLD-PREMIERE of THE COUNT OF MONTE CRISTO: THE MUSICAL, a story about one man, Edmond Dantès, and his undeniable thirst for revenge against his enemies, based on the novel by Alexandre Dumas.