Location A Noise Within
3352 E. Foothill Blvd.
Events at A Noise Within
The theater company presents a weekend of free, staged play readings, “The American Dream,” featuring works by great American playwrights at 2 p.m. Saturday with “Angels in America, Part One: Millennium Approaches” by Tony Kushner, continuing with Tennessee Williams’ “27 Wagons Full of Cotton” and two one-act plays by Christopher Durang starting at 7 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. Call for reservations.
“Fantastical stagecraft […] GO!” – LA Weekly Bursting with family-friendly holiday merriment, ANW’s beloved tradition returns for another round of boundless good cheer. Celebrate the season with Dickens’ timeless tale of forgiveness, change, and the life-changing power of kindness to our fellow man. *(Dates/times/prices will vary. Visit our website for additional info!)
“A fantasy—about pain, about playacting, mixed in with a deep understanding of how power works on the powerless.” – The New Yorker Filled with self-loathing and driven by desperation, the titular characters in Jean Genet’s groundbreaking play create elaborate and highly eroticized fantasy worlds in response to a lifetime of abuse. *(dates/times/prices will vary. Visit our website for additional info!)
“Lively fun!” – Variety As his medical debts mount, Argan, a man whose mental neuroses grossly outweigh his physical maladies, concocts a scheme to marry his daughter off to a family of physicians. High comedy ensues. This is Molière at the top of his form: a sparkling, effervescent, incisive romp that will leave you in stitches. *(Dates/times/prices will vary. Visit our website for additional info!)
"I have never left a play more convinced that I had just witnessed a masterpiece" – The Daily Telegraph Romantic, funny, and profoundly moving, Tom Stoppard’s meticulously crafted masterwork invites you experience the intricate interplay a past and present which is equally driven by fierce intellectual curiosity and the fickle passions of the human heart. (Dates/times/prices will vary. Visit our website for additional info!)
The company’s free American Dream play reading series concludes with a reading of “A Raisin in the Sun” by Lorraine Hansberry at 3 p.m., followed by a choice of either two Christopher Durang one-act plays or “27 Wagons Full of Cotton” by Tennessee Williams at 7 p.m. Call for reservations.