From the underground dance clubs of 1950s Memphis, Tennessee, MEMPHIS is a TONY award-winning Broadway musical that bursts off the stage with explosive dancing, irresistible songs and a thrilling tale of fame and forbidden love. Inspired by actual events, MEMPHIS is about a radio DJ who wants to change the world and a club singer who is ready for her big break. This Tony and Drama Desk Award-winning Best Musical was called by the Associated Press, "The very essence of what a Broadway Musical should be!" MEMPHIS has electrified audiences in New York and across the country. Now it's Thousand Oaks’ turn! Take Cabrillo to MEMPHIS for a rockin’ and rollin’ feel-good time!
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Honorary Producer: The Hogan Family Foundation 2014-2015
Season Honorary Producer: Ted Slavin 2014-2015
Season Associate Producers: Ron & Annette Plotkin
The Island of Manhattan makes the perfect destination for the Civic Arts Plaza Professional Premiere of COMPANY. The first-ever "concept" musical is by turns funny, pointed and hopeful. Stephen Sondheim's score is packed with some of his best-known tunes. And the honest and witty look at love and relationships is as contemporary as ever. Plus, the intimacy of the Scherr Forum provides the perfect locale, bringing the audience into the action, and creating a theatre experience that unique… and uniquely Cabrillo. The winner of 6 Tony Awards, including Best Musical, COMPANY at the Scherr Forum promises to be an electrifying theatre experience, and truly puts Broadway into your Backyard.
Disney's immortal classic, celebrating its 50th anniversary this year, comes to Thousand Oaks for the very first time in a glorious new production! All the great songs are there: "Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious," "A Spoonful of Sugar," "Chim Chim Cheree," "Feed the Birds," "I Love To Laugh," and all the rest, plus brand-new songs written for the stage. This timeless tale of love and family is more popular than ever!
Let MARY POPPINS charm you off your feet with music, dance and magic!
A headstrong cowboy. A stubborn young woman. A territory destined for statehood. Rodgers and Hammerstein's first collaboration revolutionized musical theatre into the art form it is today, and Cabrillo Music Theatre's all-new production marks a return to the Civic Arts Plaza stage for the first time in nearly 20 years. Featuring, among others, "Oh, What A Beautiful Mornin'," "People Will Say We're In Love," "I Cain't Say No," "The Surrey With The Fringe On Top," and the title tune. 2015 marks the 60th Anniversary of the classic movie, and there isn't a better time for all generations to discover – or revisit - the perfect American musical, OKLAHOMA!