JUNE 20 - JULY 25, 2015 Previews June 13-14 & 19
Fridays & Saturdays @ 8pm
Sundays @ 7pm
plus Thursday, July 2 @ 8pm
Tickets: $25 (Previews: $15)
Friday, June 26: Donate What You Can (see below)
(310) 281-8337 or Buy Tickets Online
WEST COAST PREMIERE! This multimedia performance art piece
tells the story of famed Japanese animator Osamu Tezuka and Astro Boy,
his most famous character. This West Coast Premiere features interactive
video, live drawing and stylized movement. It’s a whimsical, retro
sci-fi visual extravaganza that examines post-WWII fascination with
technology and destruction, and the relationship between creation and
"...a scintillating, invention-packed tour de force of visual wit,
breathtaking acrobatic performance and sumptuous, seamlessly integrated,
multimedia production design... poignantly whimsical and critically
savvy... a kind of high-wire — and highly polished — vaudevillian
pastiche. GO!" -Bill Raden, L.A. Weekly
"RECOMMENDED / TOP TEN ...spectacular... brilliantly creative...
dazzling... delightful." -Terry Morgan, Stage Raw
"...mind-boggling... certain to be one of the summer’s most
gigantic hits... You can expect to see lines around the corner for weeks
and weeks to come as theater buffs, graphic novel lovers, manga
fanatics, and Astro Boy fans far and near await this most thrilling of
summer theatrical treats." -Steven Stanley, StageSceneLA
4th of July Weekend: THE ZIP PROJECT. With the help of a DCA grant,
Sacred Fools welcomes all of our neighbors to see our shows for free! From
Thursday July 2 through Sunday July 5th, if you live or study in our Zip code
(90004), you pay zip! Reserve your free tickets online using code
"90004," make a phone reservation by calling 310.281.8337, or simply show up at
the door! Please bring proof of residence (drivers license, utility bill,
student ID) to the box office to pick up your reserved ticket.
Special Sunday Anime Nights! Come see ASTRO BOY and then stay for our
post-show round table / meet & greets with English voice actors from your
favorite anime. June 28: Robbie Daymond, Yuri Lowenthal, Tara Platt &
Ezra Weisz; July 5th: special talkback with our own "Astro Boy" cast; July 12th: Carrie Keranen, Wendee Lee & Michael Sorich;
July 19th: The cast of "Kill la Kill."
Dr. Sketchy's Anti-Art School - Friday, July 10th: Dr.
Sketchy’s is the world’s premier alternative drawing movement. Every
month, over 3,500 artists gather in over a hundred cities to sketch
glamorous, subcultural models in an atmosphere of artistic mayhem. But
you don't need to be a professional to join in. Lots of people who have
never drawn before attend Dr. Sketchy's. It's a fun, non-judgmental
environment to try your hand at drawing.
must be purchased for this event - $25 tickets purchased via the
Dr. Sketchy site includes Astro Boy at 8pm and the Dr. Sketchy
event at 10pm; $12 for Dr. Sketchy only. 21 and over only.
This performance is made possible in part by a grant from the City of
Los Angeles, Department of Cultural Affairs.