2017 Season


Subscription Series

Drew Fornarola's and Marshall Pailet's Claudio Quest: A Video Game Musical

Claudio Quest

WEST COAST PREMIERE!
A new musical comedy that follows a very super hero, his less super little brother, and one butt-kicking princess, as the three embark on a mission to overcome killer eggplants, a love-starved platypus, and…

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Middletown

SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA PREMIERE!
Mary Swanson has just moved to Middletown, where she is eager to start a family, but she quickly discovers that below the town’s flinchingly honest exterior lies something more complex…

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Jason Robert Brown's Parade the Musical

Parade

TONY AWARD WINNER!
Amid religious intolerance, political injustice and racial tension, this stirring musical explores the endurance of love and hope against all the odds…

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Lauren Yee's in a word

in a word

SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA PREMIERE!
Today is the two-year anniversary of Fiona’s son’s disappearance, and still, nothing makes sense to her. Not her blasé husband, the incompetent detective, or the neighborhood kidnapper…

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Nina Raine's Tribes

Tribes

ORANGE COUNTY PREMIERE!
Billy was born deaf into a hearing family, and he has adapted brilliantly to his family’s unconventional ways, but they’ve never bothered to return the favor…

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secret garden

The Secret Garden The Musical

BACK BY POPULAR DEMAND!
This Tony Award winning musical, based on the enchanting children’s novel, is a treasure for children and adults alike.

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The Eight Reindeer Monologues

14TH STRAIGHT YEAR!
Don’t miss this un-holiday tradition at the Chance that takes a disturbing (and hilarious) journey to the dark side of the North Pole…

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TYA Series

Rick Cummins' and John Scoullar's The Little Prince

The Little Prince

BASED ON THE CLASSIC STORY
A story that reminds us of all we leave behind to grow up and invites us to see the world again with the fresh eyes of youth. Join us for an adventure that spans from the Sahara to Outer Space and Beyond…

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Fancy Nancy, the Musical

BACK BY POPULAR DEMAND!
Fancy Nancy and her friends Bree, Rhonda, Wanda, and Lionel are going to be performing in their very first show, “Deep Sea Dances.” Nancy is positive, that’s fancy for 100 percent sure, that she and Bree will be picked…

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secret garden

The Secret Garden The Musical

BACK BY POPULAR DEMAND!
This Tony Award winning musical, based on the enchanting children’s novel, is a treasure for children and adults alike.

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OTR Series

David Myer's How to Conquer America: A Mostly True History of Yogurt

How to Conquer America A Mostly True History of Yogurt

STAGED READING
In 1975, un-proven research assistant Arlene Hoffman created the ad campaign that transformed a queer fermented-milk product into the 9 billion dollar a year phenomena it is today…

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Jenny Connell Davis' The Candidate

The Candidate (a farce-in-progress) OTR Reading

An up-and-coming politician is photogenic, popular, and patriotic. There’s just the problem of his wife… A wry look at what we’ll do to succeed in politics, and the women behind the guy bound for great things.

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Ted Malawer's The Anatomy of Love

Ted Malawer’s The Anatomy of Love OTR LAB Workshop

An emotional and heartbreaking play of personal identity and family dynamics. Danny and Laura are a typical modern couple; she is a dedicated, hard-working …

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Times Square Psychic OTR Staged Reading

STAGED READING OF A NEW PLAY BY OUR 2017 RESIDENT PLAYWRIGHT
Neil Jones is a mess. After his girlfriend dumps him, there’s no reason to go on—until he encounters a storefront psychic named Amna …

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