Long Beach All American Melodrama Theater
Long before Elsa sang “Let It Go”, a little mermaid named Ariel dreamed about being “A Part of Your World”. For many young women, she was the first Disney princess to capture their hearts and imagination. They remember watching the movie over and over until the VHS tape wore out.
The All American Melodrama Theater located in Long Beach’s Shoreline Village is busy preparing for their annual, if not slightly unusual Easter Sunday tradition. The family friendly comedy venue will be holding a fun and interactive egg hunt during that evening’s performance.
Musical Spoof of Classic TV Show Open Melodrama 2011 Season
Just sit right back and you’ll hear a tale, a tale of a fateful trip taken by a hapless crew as they wash up on a familiar desert isle and encounter crazy plot twists, evil villains and island gods.
In a melodrama, the bad guys are always defeated, but how will Long Beach’s All American Melodrama Theater fare when its newest villain, Scary Poppins flies into town? Singing nannies, ’60s children’s fantasy films, and current pop culture are parodied in “Scary Poppins,” the latest offering from The All American Melodrama Theater.
As the oldest comedy troupe in Long Beach, Laughing Stock Development is dedicated to bringing a comedic renaissance to the city that birthed it. With a unique mix of improv, live sketch, and filmed sketch comedy, the troupe is now bringing their comic vision to the All American Melodrama Theater in Shoreline Village.
The All American Melodrama Theater and Music Hall continues its 2010 Season with Robin Hoodwinked: The Melodrama Adventures of Robin Hood. This hilarious parody opened March 12th and runs until May 2nd, will entertain the whole family.
The All American Melodrama Theater and Music Hall opens its latest comedy, melodrama: “Idaho Smith and The Drinking Fountain of Youth, on January 15.
Idaho Smith tells the story of a “not so famous” archeologist and explorer who stumbles upon an ancient temple and its mysterious resident.
Something intergalactic has landed in the International City and just in time for the Summer Blockbuster Season. The All American Melodrama Theater and Music Hall, Southern California’s newest family entertainment venue will present its next production, “Space Trek”.
EverythingLongBeach.com recently spoke with Ken Parks, Owner of The All American Melodrama Theater and Music Hall, via email. They talked about inspirations, challenges and what’s it’s like having a business in Shoreline Village.