Academics

Theatre Arts Performances

 

Performances are held in one of the two theaters - Main Stage and Studio Stage - in the Theatre Arts Complex, located on SMC's Main Campus, 1900 Pico Blvd., Santa Monica. 

NOTE FOR FALL 2022 PERFORMANCES: Per Santa Monica College COVID-19 policy, audience members must wear well-fitting masks indoors at all times.


THE CURIOUS INCIDENT OF
THE DOG IN THE NIGHT-TIME

Based on the novel by Mark Haddon, adapted by Simon Stephens

Fifteen-year old Christopher has a mystery to solve. Someone has killed the next-door neighbor's dog and he is a suspect. Though he has never ventured alone beyond the end of his street, Christopher's detective work ends up taking him on a frightening journey that tears apart his once familiar world.

October 7, 8, 14, 15 at 7:30 p.m.
October 9, 16 at 2:00 p.m.

MAIN STAGE

$15 General Admission
$13 Senior (62+)
$10 SMC Student, Faculty & Staff

BUY TICKETS:  www.smc.edu/tickets
(One SMC student ticket can be purchased per student ID number/passcode).

Audience members must wear masks at all times.


OUTPOST DMZ

By Terrin Adair

A piercing theatrical piece that transcends the generations, giving voice to the many brave souls who have risked altogether everything. This play is humbly presented in honor of our veterans.

October 28, 29, November 4, 5 at 7:30 p.m.
October 30, November 6 at 2:00 p.m.

STUDIO STAGE

$10 General Admission

BUY TICKETS:  www.smc.edu/tickets

NO LATE SEATING.

Audience members must wear masks at all times.


WAR WORDS

By Michelle Kholos Brooks

 

NewYorkRep and the Santa Monica College Theatre Arts Department will collaborate to bring War Words to life. This STAGE READING is part of a national initiative to honor our veterans through the power of theatrical storytelling.

November 10 at 7:00 p.m.

STUDIO STAGE

FREE


Audience members must wear masks at all times.

Seating is strictly on a first-arrival basis. Limited seating.


STORY THEATRE

Adapted for the stage by Paul Sills,
from stories in the Grimm Brothers' Collection and Aesop's Fables

What do Grimm fairy tales and Aesop's fables have in common? Their colorful characters jump out of the page to shine on stage incorporating song, dance and improvisation. This Tony-nominated play entertains both adults and children.

December 2, 3, 9, 10 at 7:30 p.m.
December 4, 11 at 2:00 p.m.

MAIN STAGE

$15 General Admission
$13 Senior (62+)
$10 SMC Student, Faculty & Staff

BUY TICKETS:  www.smc.edu/tickets
(One SMC student ticket can be purchased per student ID number/passcode).

Audience members must wear masks at all times.


Musical Theatre Workshop

SMC Theatre Arts and Music students perform a variety of solos, duets, and ensemble selections from the musical theatre genre. 

December 16 & 17 at 7:30 p.m.
December 17 & 18 at 2:00 p.m.

STUDIO STAGE

$10 General Admission

BUY TICKETS:  www.smc.edu/tickets

Audience members must wear masks at all times.