Theatricum’s ‘Under the Oaks’ salon series brings
performance and song to the Topanga woods
Every Friday Sept. 6 – 27 at 7:30 p.m
Under the Oaks — Four evenings of performance and song outdoors in the intimate S. Mark Taper Pavilion at Will Geer’s Theatricum Botanicum.
• Friday, Sept. 6 at 7:30 p.m.
Theatricum Unmasked — Theatricum company members, past and present, gather to share “behind the scenes” stories. Come and hear how the theater began — and all the touching, juicy and hilarious antics that occurred along the way.
• Friday, Sept. 13 at 7:30 p.m.
Theatricum Spotlight — An eclectic mix of songs and poems from the hearts of Theatricum’s talented company, including Jackie Anglin, Gabrielle Beauvais, Ellen Geer, Mark Lewis, Constance Jewell Lopez, Melora Marshall, Earnestine Phillips, Elizabeth Tobias, Laura Vineland, Jeff Weisen and more.
• Friday, Sept. 20 at 7:30 p.m.
Crazy Ladies — In this fast-paced, provocative solo “symphony of insanity” by Katherine Griffith and Darla J Fjeld, veteran actress Griffith plays 17 different “crazy ladies” in a world gone mad.
• Friday, Sept. 27 at 7:30 p.m.
Multitudinous One-Act Marathon (MOM) — Can you make it until the end? Theatricum company members perform readings of one-acts by Shaw, Chekhov, Oates, Ionesco and more.
Will Geer’s Theatricum Botanicum
1419 N. Topanga Canyon Blvd.
Topanga, CA 9029
(midway between Pacific Coast Highway and the Ventura freeway)
The intimate S. Mark Taper Pavilion at Will Geer’s Theatricum Botanicum is an outdoor space terraced into the hillside of the rustic canyon. Audience members are advised to dress casually and bring cushions for bench seating. Refreshments are available at the venue, and picnickers are welcome before the performances.