Location Pasadena Playhouse
39 S. El Molino Ave.
Events at Pasadena Playhouse
Lythgoe Family Productions’ production of “Sleeping Beauty and Her Winter Knight” opens, an updated, musical version of the beloved Grimm fairy tale with a comedic twist, featuring dancing, family-friendly magic, audience interaction and contemporary music by Pharrell Williams, John Legend, Jessie J, Survivor and others. The cast includes Olivia Holt, Lucy Lawless, David Engel, Tamyra Gray and Ben Giroux. Performances continue at 7:30 p.m. Tuesdays through Fridays, noon, 4 and 7:30 p.m. Saturdays and noon and 4 p.m. Sundays through Jan. 4. Additional performances include 7:30 p.m. Dec. 29 and matinees at 4 p.m. Dec. 24, 26 and 30. Tickets are $39 to $74 for adults, $24 to $64 for children.
The Impro Theatre Company presents “Twilight Zone Unscripted: Special Holiday Edition” at the Carrie Hamilton Theatre, taking audience suggestions and combining them with holiday themes to create all-new, totally improvised episodes in the style of 1960s sci-fi TV shows at each performance. It opens at 8 p.m. tonight and continues at 8 p.m. Thursdays and Fridays, 4 and 8 p.m. Saturdays and 2 p.m. Sundays through Dec. 21. Tickets are $30 general, $20 for students.