Tartuffe at North Coast Repertory Theatre

North Coast Repertory Theatre presents Tartuffe, March 6 to April 7. This production, translated into English verse by two-time Pulitzer Prize-winning poet Richard Wilbur, is directed by Richard Baird. The cast features Kandis Chappell*, Shanté DeLoach, Rogelio Douglas III*, Bo Foxworth*,... - February 15, 2024

Failure: A Love Story at Theatre School @ North Coast Rep

The Theatre School @ North Coast Rep presents the heartbreaking romance, Failure: A Love Story as its next student production. Director Benjamin Cole is eager to share the talents of his student cast. Additional production staff includes Sound Designer, Caleb Foley; Stage Manager, Paul Smith; and... - January 27, 2024

Intimate Apparel at North Coast Repertory Theatre

North Coast Repertory Theatre is thrilled to stage Intimate Apparel by Lynn Nottage, directed by Jasmine Bracey. Set in 1905 New York City, Intimate Apparel tells the story of a lonely but talented black seamstress, Esther, living in a Manhattan boardinghouse. Despite her current circumstances,... - December 22, 2023

2 Pianos 4 Hands at NCRT

North Coast Repertory Theatre is bringing back 2 Pianos 4 Hands for the holiday season. Jefferson McDonald and Matthew McGloin take us on a musical comedic journey about their would-be careers as concert pianists. The duo trade stories about piano lessons, pushy parents and eccentric teachers while... - November 04, 2023

I'm Not a Comedian...I'm Lenny Bruce at North Coast Rep

Critically-acclaimed actor Ronnie Marmo, with the blessings of Kitty Bruce (daughter of the late Lenny Bruce), along with the Lenny Bruce Foundation, are thrilled to present I'm Not a Comedian...I'm Lenny Bruce. Directed by Tony award winning stage and television star, Joe Mantegna, the theatrical... - November 02, 2023

The Importance of Being Earnest at Theatre School @ North Coast Rep

The Theatre School @ North Coast Rep presents the trivial comedy for serious people, The Importance of Being Earnest as its next student production! This piece by Oscar Wilde is probably the most famous of all comedies. It revolves ridiculously around a case of “manufactured” mistaken... - November 02, 2023

Defending Liberty at North Coast Repertory Theatre

Randy Otto as Winston Churchill returns to caution humanity about a new threat - not from Nazis or Communism, but from a Digital Iron Curtain shrouding liberty. In this presentation, Churchill's message emphasizes the ongoing battle between totalitarian control and personal freedom, urging action... - October 11, 2023

Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde at North Coast Repertory Theatre

North Coast Repertory Theatre presents Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde; a daring reimagining of Robert Louis Stevenson's timeless tale, filled with darkness, desire, love, and unbridled terror. Shana Wride directs Jacob Bruce,* Katie MacNichol,* Conner Marx,* Ciarra Stroud,* Bruce Turk,* and Christopher M. - October 11, 2023

The War of the Worlds: The 1938 Radio Script

The Theatre School @ North Coast Rep presents the exciting radio drama brought to the stage, The War of the Worlds: The 1938 Radio Script, as its next student production. The Theatre School @ North Coast Rep proudly delivers high-quality theatre instruction and six student theatre productions... - September 25, 2023

John Denver Tribute at North Coast Repertory Theatre

Jim Curry, returns to North Coast Repertory Theatre to perform the music of the late John Denver. The music “is like an old friend, outlasting trends and standing the test of time,” says Mr. Curry. Over the years, Jim has been joined onstage by former John Denver band members and... - August 25, 2023

The Angel Next Door at North Coast Repertory Theatre

North Coast Repertory Theatre presents The Angel Next Door by Paul Slade Smith (The Outsider; Unnecessary Farce), adapted from Ferenc Molnár’s classic farce, Play at the Castle. The Angel Next Door is making its world premiere debut at North Coast Repertory Theatre, and will transfer... - August 25, 2023

An Iliad at North Coast Repertory Theatre

An Iliad returns to North Coast Repertory Theatre. This production, based on Homer's epic poem "The Iliad," will transport audiences to the heart of the Trojan War through an adaptation by Lisa Peterson and Denis O'Hare, translated by Robert Fagles. Directed by David Ellenstein and... - July 24, 2023

As You Like It at Theatre School @ North Coast Rep

The Theatre School @ North Coast Rep presents this pastoral romantic comedy, As You Like It, as its next student production that will tour to three different outdoor venues in three different cities - Admission is free. Featured in the two casts are (Bex Balsdon, La Jolla Shores; Bugz Baltzer, San... - July 16, 2023

Pippin at North Coast Repertory Theatre

North Coast Rep concludes a record-breaking Season 41 with the musical, Pippin. Pippin, the first son of King Charlemagne, yearns to find passion, adventure, excitement, and meaning. A troupe of traveling performers takes him on a journey to experience the multiple facets of life. Nick DeGruccio... - July 03, 2023

Eleanor at North Coast Repertory Theatre

While sitting on a park bench in Washington, D. C., contemplating the death of her husband, former First Lady Eleanor Roosevelt candidly reveals the many facets of her storied life in a riveting West Coast premiere at North Coast Repertory Theatre. David Ellenstein directs Kandis Chappell* in... - May 17, 2023

Miss Holmes at Theatre School @ North Coast Rep

The Theatre School @ North Coast Rep presents this inspiring dramatic crime thriller, Miss Holmes, as its next student production with a unique twist: the classic characters of Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson are women! Miss Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Dorothy Watson work together to uncover the secrets... - May 11, 2023

My Life with Will at North Coast Repertory Theatre

In a breezy and nostalgic stroll down memory lane, North Coast Rep favorite, James Sutorius, chronicles his lifelong love affair with the Bard of Avon. Return to a time 50 years ago when Liz and Dick rocked, and Christopher Plummer ruled the stage. In an acting career highlighted by roles on... - April 05, 2023

Murder on the Links World Premiere North Coast Rep

North Coast Repertory Theatre presents Murder on the Links. Playwright Steven Dietz brings the famed Belgian detective to life to solve one of Agatha Christie’s most intricate whodunits in this world premiere production. If you miss the show at North Coast Rep, you’ll have an... - March 31, 2023

Little Shop of Horrors at Theatre School @ North Coast Rep

The Theatre School @ North Coast Rep presents this delectable sci-fi spoof about a man-eating plant, Little Shop Of Horrors, as its next student production. Featured in the cast are (Talia Baird, Carlsbad; Allister Bradberry, Solana Beach; Camyn Buchenau, Rancho Peñasquitos; Makena... - March 27, 2023

The Cherry Orchard at North Coast Repertory Theatre

North Coast Repertory Theatre presents The Cherry Orchard. Anton Chekhov’s beloved masterwork is a rich tapestry of the human condition woven into a humorous and haunting tale. David Ellenstein directs Richard Baird,* Ted Barton,* Michael Louis Cusimano,* Amanda Evans,* Jackson Goldberg,*... - February 17, 2023

The Spirit of Harriet Tubman at North Coast Repertory Theatre

North Coast Repertory Theatre presents The Spirit of Harriet Tubman. Leslie McCurdy invokes the “spirit” of Harriet Tubman as she portrays the life of the famous Underground Railroad conductor, recreating stories familiar and some rarely told, using words said to have been Harriet... - February 14, 2023

The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (Abriged) (Revised) at Theatre School @ North Coast Rep

The Theatre School @ North Coast Rep presents a wild twist on Shakespeare, The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (abridged) (revised) as its next student production. All 37 plays in 97 minutes! Featured in the cast are (Allister Bradberry, Solana Beach; Kai Bunyak, Cardiff; Basil FitzGerald,... - January 22, 2023

Blues in the Night at North Coast Repertory Theatre

According to the legendary Billie Holliday, “Blues is to jazz what yeast is to bread.” With 26 torchy songs fueling Blues in the Night, a powerful cast of singers plumb the innermost reaches of their hearts, sharing the heartbreak and humor of life and the indomitable will to do more... - December 22, 2022

2 Pianos 4 Hands at North Coast Repertory Theatre

North Coast Repertory Theatre is bringing back the joyful family pleasing 2 Pianos 4 Hands to brighten the holiday season. Get ready for Jefferson McDonald and Matthew McGloin to take us on a musical comedic journey about their would-be careers as concert pianists. They trade stories about piano... - November 04, 2022

The Trial of Ebenezer Scrooge at the Theatre School @ North Coast Rep

The Theatre School @ North Coast Rep presents a fun twist of the holiday favorite, A Christmas Carol in this heartwarming sequel: The Trial of Ebenezer Scrooge as its next student production. The Trial of the Century. A year after his miraculous transformation, Ebenezer Scrooge is back to his old... - October 31, 2022

Winston Churchill The Blitz at North Coast Rep Variety Nights

Randy Otto portrays Churchill's unwavering, audacious belief that if the British People were simply trusted with the truth - no matter how bad things got - they would only get stronger and more resilient. From his study at Chartwell, he recounts his courageous 1930's journey from historical... - October 20, 2022

North Coast Rep Variety Nights Presents Tuesday Night Comics

North Coast Rep Variety Nights presents Tuesday Night Comics. Mark Christopher Lawrence taps into his extensive list of talented comedian friends and shares the North Coast Rep stage with them. The show is comprised of talent from all over the country with late-night television credits as well as... - October 17, 2022

Into the Breeches! at North Coast Repertory Theatrre

That time-honored adage, “The Show Must Go On,” takes on new meaning in this endearing and moving comedy. Into the Breeches! transports audiences to a small American playhouse in 1942. With the actors and director off at war, a group of passionate women face the daunting challenge of... - September 22, 2022

Frankenstein at Theatre School @ North Coast Rep

The Theatre School @ North Coast Rep presents the epic thriller: Frankenstein, as its next student production. Mary Shelley wrote Frankenstein in 1816 and it caught the public's imagination almost immediately. The first stage adaptation was written in 1823 and since then, countless film versions,... - September 21, 2022

Red Hot Mama at North Coast Rep Variety Nights

Currently celebrating its 25th Anniversary, Red Hot Mama was conceived & written by Sharon McNight based on the writings and music of Ms. Sophie Tucker. Sophie introduced many songs that are still being sung today, including: Gershwin’s “The Man I Love,” “He’s A... - September 08, 2022

Tuesday Night Comics at North Coast Rep Variety Nights

Tuesday Night Comics returns to North Coast Rep Variety Nights hosted by Mark Christopher Lawrence. The show is comprised of talent from all over the country with late-night television credits as well as credits from Comedy Central, HBO, SHOWTIME, ETC…Rated R. Line-up includes: MCL -... - August 28, 2022

Annabella in July at North Coast Repertory Theatre

The World Premiere of Annabella in July inaugurates North Coast Repertory Theatre’s eclectic Season 41, starting September 7. Penned by Richard Strand of last season’s, Ben Butler, this comedic fantasy transforms a ski resort during the off-season into a strangely magical environment of... - August 15, 2022

The Remarkable Mister Holmes at North Coast Repertory Theatre

It’s London in the 1890s. The city is besieged with a series of baffling crimes that only the brilliant detective Sherlock Holmes and his new assistant can solve. Not only do they sleuth and scrutinize – they also sing. From the nimble minds of beloved performer Omri Schein and North... - June 26, 2022

Tuesday Night Comics at North Coast Repertory Theatre NCRT

Tuesday Night Comics comes to North Coast Repertory Theatre. Mark Christopher Lawrence taps into his extensive list of talented comedian friends and shares the North Coast Rep stage with them. The show is comprised of talent from all over the country with late-night television credits as well as... - June 21, 2022

Remembering Olympia at North Coast Repertory Theatre

Remembering Olympia is a tribute and a celebration of the life and career of the late Olympia Dukakis created in her loving memory by her brother Apollo. Consisting of a one-act play chronicling their turbulent, but close relationship, the evening also salutes her films, stage work and family and... - May 29, 2022

The Outgoing Tide at North Coast Repertory Theatre

North Coast Repertory Theatre presents the West Coast premiere of The Outgoing Tide by Bruce Graham. Nike Doukas directs Andrew Barnicle,* Linda Gehringer,* and Leo Marks in The Outgoing Tide. The design team includes Marty Burnett (Resident Scenic Designer), Matthew Novotny (Lighting), Elisa... - May 18, 2022

The Night Witches at Theatre School @ North Coast Rep

The Theatre School @ North Coast Rep presents The Night Witches as its next student production. The Night Witches of the 588th Night Bomber Regiment flew in planes made of canvas and wood, and they dropped bombs on Germans every 15 minutes through the night to keep their enemy from sleeping. They... - May 18, 2022

Tuesday Night Comics at North Coast Repertory Theatre

North Coast Repertory Theatre presents Tuesday Night Comics. Mark Christopher Lawrence taps into his extensive list of talented comedian friends and shares the North Coast Rep stage with them. The show is comprised of talent from all over the country with late-night television credits as well as... - April 22, 2022

Forbidden Broadway's Greatest Hits at North Coast Repertory Theatre

North Coast Repertory Theatre is celebrating musical legends with a send-up of The Great White Way. Forbidden Broadway's Greatest Hits parodies beloved musicals including Chicago, Phantom, Wicked, Fiddler and many more. This satire pays tribute to some of the theatre’s most cherished stars... - April 01, 2022

An Evening with C.S. Lewis at North Coast Repertory Theatre

North Coast Rep presents An Evening with C.S. Lewis starring David Payne. The year is 1962 and C.S. Lewis, the famous British author, is hosting a group of American writers at his home near Oxford. Seated in his living room, he recalls the people and events that inspired his thoughts and shaped his... - March 31, 2022

An Evening with Groucho at North Coast Repertory Theatre

Actor/director Frank Ferrante re-creates his stage portrayal celebrating Groucho Marx. Ferrante sings, dances and performs classic routines on the North Coast Rep stage, May 2nd & 3rd, 2022 at 7:30pm. The two-act comedy consists of the best Groucho one-liners, stories, routines and songs... - March 31, 2022

James and the Giant Peach at Theatre School @ North Coast Rep

The Theatre School @ North Coast Rep presents the musical Roald Dahl’s James and the Giant Peach Jr. as its next student production. When James is sent by his conniving aunts to chop down their old fruit tree, he discovers a magic potion that grows a tremendous peach, rolls into the ocean and... - March 12, 2022

An Iliad at North Coast Repertory Theatre

North Coast Rep announces the return engagement of An Iliad by Lisa Peterson and Denis O'Hare, an adaptation of Homer’s classic poem about the Trojan War. A war-weary poet recalls the nobility, savagery and valor of the battles and warriors, while deftly exploring the human costs of war... - March 09, 2022

A Conversation with Edith Head

North Coast Repertory Theatre presents Susan Claassen in the award-winning, A Conversation with Edith Head, a behind the scenes feast of great movie lore and delicious stories as told by 8 time Academy Award winning costume designer, Edith Head. A Conversation with Edith Head based on “Edith... - March 04, 2022

The Homecoming at North Coast Repertory Theatre

North Coast Repertory Theatre presents The Homecoming by Harold Pinter. Set in an all-male household that relies on fantasy and one-upmanship for its very existence, it is a searing masterwork of family warfare. The family’s toxic, but familiar pattern is disrupted by the arrival of a... - February 18, 2022

Dr. Grammar Guy at North Coast Repertory Theatre

North Coast Repertory Theatre presents Richard Lederer’s Dr. Grammar Guy. After his sold-out performance of Amazing Words and other shows over the years, North Coast Rep brings back Dr. Lederer with his newest performance, Dr. Grammar Guy on March 7th at 7:30pm. During his performance,... - February 17, 2022

Eisenhower: This Piece of Ground at North Coast Repertory Theatre

North Coast Repertory Theatre presents John Rubinstein in Eisenhower: This Piece of Ground 1962 - and less than two years after leaving office, Dwight Eisenhower learns that a poll of historians has ranked him #22 of 35 on the list of presidents. Reflecting on his life and work, Eisenhower... - February 16, 2022

Tuesday Night Comics at North Coast Repertory Theatre

NCRT presents Tuesday Night Comics. The show is comprised of talent from all over the country with late-night television credits as well as credits from Comedy Central, HBO, SHOWTIME, etc... Rated R. Happy Hour @ 6:30pm with $3 Beers Host: Paul Ogata Musical Act: Haley Blaze Opening Act: Dewey... - February 16, 2022

Desperate Measures at North Coast Repertory Theatre

North Coast Repertory Theatre gallops into the New Year with a witty, wild musical comedy that takes Shakespeare’s Measure for Measure and shakes it up. Set in the Wild West, this is a rollicking romantic musical that manages to address law and order, justice and hypocrisy. Loaded with laughs... - January 03, 2022

The Soap Myth at North Coast Repertory Theatre

North Coast Repertory Theatre presents Richard Dreyfuss in A Benefit Reading of: The Soap Myth. More than a half-century after WW II, a young investigative reporter finds herself caught between numerous versions of the same story as she befriends a Holocaust survivor (Richard Dreyfuss) on a crusade... - December 17, 2021

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