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  • Ain't Too Proud

    Until Sep 30, 2018

  • Dear Evan Hansen

    Oct 17 - Nov 25, 2018

  • Come From Away

    Nov 28, 2018 - Jan 6, 2019

  • Bat Out of Hell

    Jan 8 - Feb 3, 2019

  • Matthew Bourne's Cinderella

    Feb 5 - Mar 10, 2019

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Ain't Too Proud

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Until September 30, 2018

Following a record-breaking world premiere run at the Berkeley Repertory Theatre, Ain't Too Proud embarks on its pre-Broadway run at the Ahmanson this season! Telling the story of The Temptations as they became one of the biggest groups in the Motown and R&B genre. With hits like 'My Girl', 'Papa Was a Rollin' Stone','Just My Imagination' and many more this musical is sure to leave you dancing in the aisles.

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Dear Evan Hansen

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Winner of 6 Tony Awards

October 17 - November 25, 2018

Following its hugely successful run at Broadway's Music Box Theater, this darkly comic musical is set to tour across the country from Fall 2018, kicking off in Denver. The six-time Tony winner, poignant and thought-provoking production has received rave reviews from critics for its unexpectedly touching portrayal of misunderstood youth, young love and the search for acceptance, with a score from the composing team behind 2017's Academy Award-winning La-La Land.

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Come From Away

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Tony Award Winner

November 28, 2018 - January 6, 2019

Following well-received engagements on Broadway and its premiere city Toronto, this new hit musical based on true events will launch its first-ever national tour in Seattle in October 2018! Nominated for eight Tony Awards and nine Drama Desk gongs, this is a musical that celebrates human endurance, compassion and bravery under dreadful circumstances. Written by Canadian husband and wife team Irene Snakoff and David Hein, events in America on 9/11 sees the small town of Gander, Newfoundland double in size when 38 planes are forced to land unexpectedly.

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Bat Out of Hell

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January 8 - February 3, 2019

Meat Loaf and Jim Steinman's epic 1977 collaboration roars on to the stage in this impressive new musical that has already wowed the crowds in Toronto and on London's West End. Using their unforgettable tunes including titular 'Bat Out of Hell', 'Paradise by the Dashboard Light', 'Heaven Can Wait' and many, many more to score a rocking story of good guys vs bad guys this long-awaited monumental new production will rev you harder than a Harley Davison and have you bopping in your seats from the crashing first bars!

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Matthew Bourne's Cinderella

February 5 - March 10, 2019

After their heart-stopping 2017 production, The Red Shoes, New Adventures and Matthew Bourne return with this highly enjoyable and utterly thrilling adaptation of the fairytale. Swapping the action from 'Once Upon A Time' to London during the horrors of the Blitz in WWII, our heroine now navigates a world of air raid shelters and dance halls that lead her to a chance meeting with her Prince, now a charming RAF pilot.

Ahmanson Theater

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Music Center, 135 North Grand Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90012

  • Year opened: 1967
  • Capacity: 2084
  • Disabled access
  • Air conditioning
  • In-house bar

As part of non-profit organisation Center Theatre Group (CTG), the Ahmanson shares the Music Center with three other major venues, but is especially famed for originating Tony Award-winning shows, as well as being the main venue for touring Broadway productions whilst in Los Angeles. Its first production was 1967's More Stately Mansions starring Ingrid Bergman, and today is the largest theatrical season-ticket subscription base on the West Coast of the United States, and is unique in that it's seating can be periodically reconfigured for different productions to create intimacy or large spaces when required.

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