The 2017/2018 Season at Laguna Playhouse is going to be rockin’.
From Broadway sensations to gripping dramas, the 7-play series is one that you’re not going to want to miss. Below, read about the highlights of each show, and be sure to buy your tickets now before they sell out.
 
Hairspray at Laguna Playhouse 
 
Hairspray
The Broadway Musical
July 5 - August 5, 2017
 
It’s 1962 and Hairspray’s big, bold heroine Tracy Turnbald twists her way to Baltimore stardom while fighting for integration on a local TV dance show. Winner of eight Tony Awards including Best Musical Best Score, and Best Book, Hairspray is an uplifting story for all ages.
 
 
Night with Janis Joplin at Laguna Playhouse
 
A Night with Janis Joplin
August 16 - September 3, 2017

Hear the Queen of Rock n’ Roll sing her best songs again in this Tony-nominated Broadway Musical. Featuring Joplin’s greatest hits including, “Me and Bobby McGee,” “Piece of My Heart,” and “Mercedes Benz” along with other faves from Aretha Franklin, Etta James and more. 
 
 
12 Angry Men at Laguna Playhosue

12 Angry Men
October 4 - October 22, 2017

Be part of the courtroom action in this classic drama in which 12 jurors decide the fate of a young man accused of murder. What will the verdict be? Find out in this suspenseful thriller that pits passionate jurors against one another in bold examination of the American justice system.

 
I am My Own Wife at Laguna Playhouse 
 
I Am My Own Wife
January 10 -28, 2018

Winner of the Pulitzer Prize and Tony Award for Best Play, I Am My Own Wife tells the true and fascinating story of Charlotte von Mahlsdorf who survived the Nazi regime by keeping a secret. This provocative and bold production is highly engaging. Recommended for ages 16 and up.
 

The Graduate at Laguna Playhouse 
 
The Graduate (starring Golden Globe winner and Academy Award Nominee Melanie Griffith!)
March, 2018
 
The Broadway version of the Oscar-winning film comes to Laguna Beach. The coming-of-age classic boldly celebrates a May-December romance in 1960s California in which the future can be summed up in one word: Plastics.
 
 
Nathan Gunn at Laguna Playhouse 
 
Nathan Gunn in Flying Solo
April 4 - 22, 2018

America’s leading baritone Nathan Gunn sings selections from classic American musicals, contemporary songs and a little bit of opera fun in his personal story, Flying Solo. This “Sexiest Man Alive” (People Magazine) recounts how he became ender of his heritage, the Scottish Clan GUNN, and learned what life is really about. 
 
 
Clybourne Park at Laguna Playhosue 
 
Clybourne Park
June 6 - 24

A spin-off of Lorraine Hansberry’s groundbreaking drama A Raisin in the Sun, this razor-sharp satire examines race and real estate in a fictional Chicago neighborhood. Smart and funny, this Tony and Pulitizer Prize winning play features the evolution of a house, acting as the focus of reactions to the shifting racial landscape of a community.
 
 
Aladdin Panto at Laguna Playhouse 
 
Aladdin and His Winter Wish Panto
December 7 - 31

American Panto returns for the third year to Laguna Playhouse with Aladdin and His Winter Wish. The classic fairytale is set to modern music complete with dancing, humor, magic and audience participation. Add more fun to your holiday festivities this winter and don’t forget to bring the entire family. It’s the best new holiday tradition in Laguna Beach. 
 
Pick your shows, pick your dates, pick your seats. The choice is all yours. Design your perfect subscription now! 
 
Lastly, Laguna Playhouse invites members of the LGBTQ community, friends and family to come out and show your PRIDE! Subscribers will receive a complimentary Nolet's cocktail as part of their subscription on the night of the performance. 
 
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