Announcing the 14th Season at Lewis Family Playhouse
Raising the curtain on another season of entertainment!
The 14th season at Lewis Family Playhouse will focus on artistry, diversity and excellence. From world-renown musical greats to inspirational comedians to evocative theatrical experiences, this season will provide memorable arts experiences for all ages and cultures. Here are just a handful of the outstanding offerings awaiting audiences.
The season begins on September 14th with 80’s pop idol, Rick Springfield. Other notable musical icons appearing throughout the season include: wildly creative and high-tech group, OK Go; Rock and Roll Hall of Fame members, Darlene Love, and Lee Rocker of the Stray Cats; Oscar, Tony, and Grammy winner, Rita Moreno; legendary British swing band, The Jive Aces; and extraordinary jazz pianist, Justin Kauflin. There will also be a nostalgic tribute to the great Nat King Cole by versatile actor Keith David, and for Valentine’s Day, Grammy-nominated chanteuse, Jane Monheit’s very special tribute to Ella Fitzgerald. The Playhouse is also launching a new World Music Series sponsored by the Rancho Cucamonga Community & Arts Foundation that aligns with significant cultural holidays including Mexican Independence Day, Martin Luther King Day, and Mardi Gras.
Be sure to check out our family-friendly programming produced by professional and nationally recognized MainStreet Theatre Company: Olivério: A Brazilian Twist, And Then They Came For Me: Remembering the World of Anne Frank, and The Miraculous Journey of Edward Tulane. Swiss Mime Company Mummenschanz will make their Playhouse debut with their new dazzling show and Inland Pacific Ballet will return with perennial audience favorites The Nutcracker and The Little Mermaid.
Join us for an evening with Henry Winkler or Tig Notaro for a little wit and wisdom. Or you can feel the lights of Broadway at a sparkling Broadway Princess Party featuring Laura Osnes (Cinderella in Rodgers and Hammerstein’s Cinderella), Susan Egan (Belle from Beauty and the Beast) and Courtney Reed (Jasmine from Aladdin), as well as our Broadway at the Gardens production of the feel-good musical Sister Act.
There are a lot more surprises in store, tickets are on sale. For more information about our season or to purchase tickets please visit www. LewisFamilyPlayhouse.com or call (909) 477-2752.