Shows & Tickets
WEST COAST PREMIERE
You think your family has drama? Meet the Joneses.
A World Premiere Musical
A star is born in a small town Kentucky dive bar, but is she ready for the life she never imagined?
The Secret Conversations
Written by and starring Elizabeth McGovern (Once Upon a Time in America, Downton Abbey) as Hollywood's original femme fatale.
UPDATED JANUARY 23, 2023—Masks are no longer required—but are encouraged—for audiences in our theaters and lobby/courtyard areas for all future productions.
A season full of Tony Award winners, sweeping epic sagas, and provocative world premieres. Subscribers receive the best seats at the best price, along with incredible benefits.
02.01 – 03.05.2023
The First Deep Breath is a ferocious new epic by Lee Edward Colston II, chronicling the depths families will go to hide their skeletons from the outside world and each other.
Gil Cates Theater
02.28 – 04.09.2023
A world premiere musical by Zoe Sarnak and Rachel Bonds, The Lonely Few is a love story between two women searching for a sense of home.
Audrey Skirball Kenis Theater
04.04 – 05.07.2023
Elizabeth McGovern (Downton Abbey) stars as legendary Hollywood icon Ava Gardner in in this theatrical glimpse into the private life of Hollywood's original femme fatale.
06.06 – 07.09.2023
A single night’s reckoning with racism, righteousness, and the rocky path toward justice, The Mountaintop imagines what Dr. King’s last night on Earth could have been.
06.20 – 07.30.2023
A horror play infused with darkly humorous social commentary, The Ants asks why we spend so much money protecting ourselves instead of investing in our shared humanity.
Specialized theater education programming and resources for educators to create quality, accessible learning experiences.
Access to plays and resources for students in Los Angeles to learn and create through theater.
Dialogue and creative engagement through theater-going & theater-making at the Geffen.
A six-week creative dramatic writing workshop for young adults (ages 18-22).
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Geffen Playhouse and its Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Committee have been busy working behind-the-scenes on some exciting new DEI community initiatives. We’d love to share them with you, and invite you on the journey.
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