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Theatre Arts

 

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Performances
For information, visit www.smc.edu/theatre or call
(310) 434-4319. Performances are held in one of the two theaters in the Theatre Arts Complex, located on SMC’s Main Campus, 1900 Pico Blvd., Santa Monica. Listed prices are for advance tickets. Price at door is an additional $3. Advance tickets may be purchased online ( www.smc.edu/eventsinfo), by phone at (310) 434-4319, via a ticket order dropbox by the Theatre Arts Department office, in person at the SMC Theatre Arts Box Office (Theatre Arts Complex, SMC Main Campus; limited hours). A modest service charge applies. Discounts available for SMC students (with current ID) and seniors attending selected events.
 

PLEASE NOTE: Late arrivals seated at management discretion. No video feed offered in lobby area.



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Elephant’s Graveyard

By George Brant. The true tale of a struggling circus and a tiny town in Tennessee explores the human craving for spectacle, combining historical fact and the compelling events that eventually became a legend.

Preview: March 19 | 8pm

 (Preview: $8) 

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March 20, 21, 27, 28 | 8pm

March 22, 28, 29 | 2pm

$15/$12 
Main Stage at Theatre Arts Complex

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Circle Mirror Transformation

By Annie Baker. In an artsy small town, an unlikely group of strangers play imaginative (and sometimes awkward) theatre games while attending an “Adult Creative Drama” class, but as their relationships develop, hearts are quietly torn apart, and tiny wars of epic proportions are waged and won.

April 3, 4, 10, 11 | 8pm

April 4, 5, 11, 12 | 2pm

April 5, 9, 12 | 7pm

$10 | Studio Stage at Theatre Arts Complex

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The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee

Music and Lyrics by William Finn. Book by Rachel Sheinkin. Conceived by Rebecca Feldman. In a heartwarming story that won a Tony Award for Best Book, an eclectic group of youngsters competing for a spelling championship reveal hilarious and touching stories about their lives as they spell their way into our hearts.

Preview: May 21 | 8pm

(Preview: $10)

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May 22, 23, 29, 30 | 8pm

May 24, 30, 31 | 2pm

$20/$17   
Main Stage at Theatre Arts Complex

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SMC Musical Theatre Workshop

Perviz Sawoski and Karen Benjamin, Directors. SMC Theatre Arts and Music students present a program of solos, duets, and ensemble selections from the musical theatre genre.

June 5, 6 | 8pm

June 6, 7 | 2pm

$10 advance; $13 at door  

Studio Stage at Theatre Arts Complex

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The Emperor’s New Clothes

Music by Stephen Flaherty. Book and Lyrics by Lynn Ahrens. Audiences of all ages will enjoy this fable about a young emperor who only feels confident when he wears the finest clothes. A swindler tricks him by promising to make magic clothes that are invisible to fools and liars... for a hefty price, of course! It takes a simple boy to teach the emperor a valuable lesson.

July 17, 18, 24, 25 | 7pm

July 18, 19, 25, 26 | 1pm

$10/$5 (ages 2-12)/Free (under age 2, on lap) 
Studio Stage at Theatre Arts Complex​

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Buy all Theater Arts Department productions at one time and save on shipping fees. 
 Click on "Buy Package" button below.

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 Online Ticket Fees:

Ticket Price
Fees
 
 
EXAMPLE: Tickets purchased --
 
1 General Admission $9.99 x 3.5% credit card fee = $10.34 + $1.50 Vendini online ticketing fee + $1.00 service charge  = $12.84 Total ticket sale.
 
1 General Admission $10.00 x 3.5% credit card fee = $10.35 + $2.00 Vendini online ticketing fee + $1.00 service charge = $13.35 Total ticket sale.
 
1 General Admission $20.00 x 3.5% credit card = $20.70 + $2.50 Vendini online ticketing fee +$1.0
0 service charge = $24.20 Total ticket sale.
 
1 General Admission $30.00 x 3.5% credit card fee = $31.05 + $3.00 Vendini online ticketing fee + $1.00 service charge = $35.05 Total ticket sale.
 
1 General Admission $40.00 x 3.5% credit card fee = $41.40 + $3.50 Vendini online ticketing fee + $1.00 service charge = $45.90 Total ticket sale. 
$00.00 - $9.99 3.5% + $1.50
$10.00 - $19.99
3.5% + $2.00
$20.00 - $29.99
3.5% + $2.50
$30.00 - $39.99
3.5% + $3.00
 $40.00 - UP
3.5% + $3.50
 
 
 
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