Long Beach Richard Goad Theatre

Shakespeare Theatre Plans a Duo of Holiday Classics

Originally a 1938 radio play by Norman Corwin, LBSC’s The Plot to Overthrow Christmas is a fully-costumed, staged version of that play, with colorful characters. Originally a 1938 radio play by Norman Corwin, LBSC’s The Plot to Overthrow Christmas is a fully-costumed, staged version of that play, with colorful characters. For the third year in a row, LBSC will present Orson Welles’ classic 1939 radio adaptation of A Christmas Carol.

LB Shakespeare Company Celebrates April as Shakespeare Month

lb-shakespeare-co William Shakespeare will officially be 450 years old on April 23rd, 2014. The man who brought us “To be or not to be,” “Romeo, Romeo, wherefore art thou Romeo,” “By the pricking of my thumbs, something wicked this way comes,” and so many other phrases that live on the tips of our tongues, is someone to celebrate!

Sherlock Holmes Double Feature will be Webcast LIVE from Long Beach

Sherlock Holmes at LB Shakespeare LB Shakespeare Co will perform two Sherlock Holmes mysteries as old-time radio broadcasts. The Long Beach Shakespeare Company will broadcast an old-time radio show double-feature of Sherlock Holmes mysteries live from the the Richard Goad Theatre January 18-20.

Long Beach Shakespeare Company Recreates Panic Broadcast for Halloween!

War of the Worlds by Long Beach Shakespeare Company Long Beach Shakespeare Company reprises their special Halloween performance of War of the Worlds. The War of the Worlds, written by H.G. Wells as conceived by Orson Welles / Adapted by Howard W. Kochreturns to incite Long Beach audiences Halloween weekend.

Transforming Bixby Knolls, Transforming Lives

By Leslie A.M. Smith Since my husband and I bought our 1929 home in Bixby Knolls in 1998, we have witnessed a marvelous renaissance of the shopping district and of our neighborhood. More importantly, there has been a melding of the two — neighbors and merchants complementing each other.

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