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Sun November 01, 2020

Join the Conejo Players for a live, socially distant concert in your car, celebrating the holidays!

Wed October 14, 2020

May and Raleigh meet on an eastbound train in 1940. She is a small-town girl from Kentucky, disappointed in love.  He is a recent medically discharged soldier. These two are an unlikely couple — they tease and fight and say mean things to each other. And so the love story begins. It will be a long and uneasy journey, full of personal failures at an anxious time in American history.

Mon September 21, 2020

Join us for a live, socially distanced concert in your car, as the Conejo Players proudly presents Haunted Broadway Drive in Theatre! With an all new cast of some of the best singers in the county, and a new layout with stage views from every parking spot, Haunted Broadway Drive-in Theatre will be a spooky fun show you won't want to miss!

Mon August 31, 2020

Set in the home of Emily Dickenson in Amherst, Massachusetts 1845-1886, this one-woman play tells Emily’s story through anecdotes based on biographical information, her letters and her poems.  As Emily reminisces about the people and experiences in her life, we come to understand the individual and how she chose to live as she did.

Wed August 26, 2020

It is 1977, and a reporter for the New York Times has been granted access to the art studio and inner sanctum of actor/comedian/artist/madman Zero Mostel ... and YOU are that reporter. Join the legendary star of The Producers and Fiddler on the Roof as he takes you on a wild ride through the ups and downs of his historic life - from the stage of the famed New York hotspot Cafe Society to the set of any number of great Broadway hits to the halls of Congress, where he was forced to stand up to the destructive ambitions of the House Un-American Activities Committee.

Tue August 18, 2020

Mark Twain's "The Diaries of Adam and Eve", is a uniquely
American theatre piece, funny, beautiful, and deeply moving.
David Birney has crafted a light-hearted look at the world's first
love story through the eyes of America's greatest humorist, Mark
Twain, whose Garden of Eden bursts with wit, laughter and the
lyric poignance of the first love and the first loss.

Mark Twain wrote the diaries in two parts. The first, “The Diaries of
Adam” was written in the 1890’s when he was in his 50’s and

Wed August 05, 2020

The Lambchop family is having a slumber party, and the kids are wishing on a star. You'll never guess what happens next! It's a wonderful adventure with Stanley and his friends. Watch for all the surprises! 

Wed June 17, 2020

An evening of uplifting Broadway songs, performed by some of the best talent in the county. Dinner available onsite with Big Mann BBQ! And a Silent Auction Fundraiser! 

All from the safety of your car (the sound is LIVE! via your FM radio!), food safely brought to your car (order/paid via your phone!), and lovely cool things available to bid on during intermission (also all done through your phone!) 

 

Mon June 15, 2020

To celebrate the 20th anniversary of the Reduced Shakespeare Company's classic farce, two of its original writer/performers (Daniel Singer and Jess Winfield) thoroughly revised the show to bring it up to date for 21st-century audiences, incorporating some of the funniest material from the numerous amateur and professional productions that have been performed throughout the world.

Wed May 27, 2020

Deep in the Catskill mountains, Camps Bluster and Hill-a-Wee are set into chaos as Theseus arrives to announce that he's bought the land and must close one of the camps to make way for his new wife's mansion and horse farm. His son Demetrius and fellow camper Lysander must now lead the boys in a winner-take-all talent show against the girls, led by Hermia and Helena, to determine which camp must be demolished at sunrise by Bottom and his comic crew of workers.

Sun May 03, 2020

A casting director has one day to find an actor to fill the role of a lawyer in a crime procedural. But what seems like a simple task proves impossible when the pool of actors includes stage thespians who can't tone it down for the screen, performers completely unable to keep themselves in frame, and an actor who seems to believe this is a toothpaste commercial.
The audience will vote for the actor that they think would be the best choice.

Tue March 17, 2020

Elwood P. Dowd is an affable man who claims to have an unseen (and presumably imaginary) friend Harvey — whom Elwood describes as a six-foot, three-and-one-half-inch (192 cm) tall pooka resembling an anthropomorphic rabbit.

Fri March 13, 2020

Due to the COVID-19 virus concerns, and the Emergency Declaration from the California Governor, the Conejo Players Theatre will be suspending the remaining scheduled productions of THE PRODUCERS.

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Wed February 05, 2020

There’s trouble in River City! When smooth-talking, con man Harold Hill arrives in tight knit, small town Iowa, he expects to swindle its residents with his elaborate moneymaking scheme.

Tue January 28, 2020

An eclectic group of sixth-graders arrives at the 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee, each eager to win for very different reasons...

Mon December 30, 2020

The plot is simple: a down-on-his-luck Broadway producer and his mild-mannered accountant come up with a scheme to produce the most notorious flop in history ...

Thu December 05, 2019

You Can't Take it With You, Jan 10-Feb 1, directed by Alan Wasserman
The Producers, Mar 6-29, directed by Rick Steinberg
25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee (CAT), Apr 10-19, directed by Ginny Grady

Sun November 10, 2019

The story centers around a young woman from an eccentric, financially meager family who meets a young man from a rich, conservative family. They fall in love … awkward situations ensue!

Sun October 13, 2019

This is the classic Christmas tale of the power of hope and belief presented as a 1940’s radio play ...

Mon September 09, 2019

With an unforgettable score from four-time Grammy® winner, three-time Oscar® winner, and musical theatre giant Stephen Schwartz, PIPPIN is the story of one young man's complicated, illusory journey to be extraordinary.

Sun August 18, 2019

Midsummer Night’s Murder is an original, sketch-comedy-based Audience Participation Murder Mystery.

Fri August 02, 2019

Sunday, August 18, 10:00am.  Please join us as we celebrate Cheryl's life and ...

Sun July 14, 2019

Eccentric inventor, Caractacus Potts, sets about restoring an old race car with the help of his children Jeremy and Jemima. They soon discover the car is magic, and has the ability to float and take flight. When the evil Baron Bomburst desires the magic car for himself, the family joins forces with Truly Scrumptious and Grandpa Potts to outwit the dastardly Baron and Baroness and their villainous henchman, the Child Catcher.

Sun June 02, 2019

SWEET CHARITY captures all the energy, humor, and heartbreak of life in the Big City for an unfortunate but irrepressible optimist ...

Mon April 15, 2019

This critically acclaimed drama was the winner of the 2001 Pulitzer Prize and a Tony® Award for Best Play.

Mon February 18, 2019

The Guardian calls DON'T DRESS FOR DINNER a "breathtaking farce [that's] a near-faultless piece of theatrical invention" ...

Sun February 17, 2019

Wanna live on AVENUE Q this spring? Auditions begin February 17!

Sun January 27, 2019

Auditions for the first Conejo Players Youth Theatre production of 2019, Disney's HIGH SCHOOL MUSICAL, begin January 27!

Sat January 19, 2019

C'mon down on January 19 for your chance to join the 2019 cast of CPT's very own improv troupe, Conejo Improv Players!

Sun December 09, 2018

Auditions for the first musical of our 2019 Season kick off January 6!

Thu November 08, 2018

Our hearts are with the entire City of Thousand Oaks ...

Wed November 07, 2018

On Saturday, December 8, 2018, from 7:00am to 1:00pm, CPT is holding a Parking Lot Sale and Craft Fair ... and YOU can be a part of the fun!

Mon October 29, 2018

Mark your calendars: Auditions for the first show of CPT's 2019 Season are coming up soon!

Thu August 16, 2018

CPT is proud to reveal our big 2019 Season -- TICKETS ON SALE NOW!

Sun July 01, 2018

Auditions for GUYS AND DOLLS -- the final show of our 60th Anniversary Season -- begin August 20, 2018!

Sun July 01, 2018

Auditions for Conejo Players Children's Theatre's production of THE PHANTOM TOLLBOOTH, JR. are coming up July 29-31, 2018!

Sun July 01, 2018

CPT is holding auditions for the hilarious Mark Twain farce IS HE DEAD?, July 22-24, 2018.

Tue May 01, 2018

Come be a part of WEST SIDE STORY, the classic of American musical theatre ... Auditions: May 20-22, 2018!

Sun March 18, 2018

Sunday, Monday, & Tuesday; March 18th through 20th, 2018 at 7:30 PM

Sun January 14, 2018

Sunday, Monday, & Tuesday; January 14 through 16, 2018 at 7:00 PM.

Sun January 07, 2018

Saturday, January 13, 2018, at 10:00am

Sun January 07, 2018

Sunday, Monday, & Tuesday; January 21st through 23rd, 2018 at 5:00 PM.

Sun December 31, 2017

Pop the cork … the big celebration is about to begin!

Sun September 10, 2017

Sunday, Monday, & Tuesday; September 10th through 12th, 2017 at 7:30 PM.

Tue July 25, 2017

Sunday, Monday, & Tuesday; July 23rd through 25th, 2017, at 5:00 PM.

Sun July 16, 2017

Sunday, Monday, & Tuesday; July 16th through 18th, 2017 at 7:00 PM.

Sun May 21, 2017

Sunday, Monday, & Tuesday; May 21-23, 2017 at 7:00 PM.

Sat March 25, 2017

Saturday, March 25, 2017 at 10am

Sun March 19, 2017

Sunday, Monday, & Tuesday; March 19-21, 2017 at 7:00 PM

Sun January 22, 2017

Sunday, Monday, & Tuesday; January 22, 23, & 24, 2017 at 5:00 PM.

Sun January 15, 2017

Sunday, Monday, & Tuesday; January 15-17, 2017 at 7:00 PM.

Mon December 12, 2016

2016 Four Star Award Winners from The Conejo Players...

Wed September 21, 2016

Sunday, Monday, & Tuesday; November 13-15, 2016 at 7:00 PM.

Tue September 06, 2016

In Rehearsals Now!

Director Benjamin Glasner, Producer Jeremy Zeller, along with the cast and crew of James and the Giant Peach, Jr. are hard at work to bring you and your family a wonderful show. The show runs for two weekends in October and it will SELL OUT, so be sure to get your tickets now and avoid missing out on seeing this beloved book turned into a rip-roaring musical.

Tue September 06, 2016

2017 Season Announced by Conejo Players Board of Directors

Sun June 05, 2016
Sunday, Tuesday & Wednesday; July 3, 5 & 6, 2016 at 7:00 PM. Note: NO auditions on July 4th
Mon May 23, 2016

Based on one of Roald Dahl’s most poignantly quirky stories, Roald Dahl's James and the Giant Peach JR. is a brand new take on this "masterpeach" of a tale.  Featuring a wickedly tuneful score and a witty and charming book, this adventurous musical about courage and self-discovery is destined to be a classic.

Wed May 18, 2016

August 28-30, 2016 at 7:30pm

Mon April 25, 2016

May 8-10, 2016 at 7:00pm

Mon January 25, 2016
Sunday, Monday, & Tuesday; March 13 - 15, 2016 at 7:00 PM.
Wed December 09, 2015

January 16, 2016 at 2:00pm

Mon November 30, 2015
Sunday, Monday, & Tuesday; January 10, 11 & 12 from 7:00pm to 8:30pm for children, from 8:00pm to 10:00pm for adults.
Sat October 10, 2015
Sunday, Monday, & Tuesday; November 15th, 16th, and 17th, 2015, at 7:00 PM
Wed August 26, 2015
The Conejo Players extend a warm welcome to our new Box Office Manager!
Wed July 29, 2015
Sunday, Monday, & Tuesday; August 30th through September 1st, 2015 at 7:30 PM.
Mon July 06, 2015
The Conejo Players proudly announces its 2016 Season!
Tue June 02, 2015
Sunday, Monday, & Tuesday; July 5 - 7, 2014 at 7:00 PM.
Mon June 01, 2015
Sunday, Monday, & Tuesday; July 12th - 14th, 2015 at 5:30 PM.
Tue April 28, 2015
"Music has been my passion since a very young age...
Thu March 26, 2015
Prepare ye to come sing about love!
Tue March 03, 2015
Thousand Oaks, CA - February 24, 2015 - Conejo Players Theatre inaugural Arts Advocate Awards was a heartfelt ceremony that honored and highlighted the amazing work of local theatre champions Richard "Dick" Johnson; Corey Fogelmanis of Disney Channel's Girl Meets World; and the City of Thousand Oaks.
Tue February 03, 2015
Sunday, Monday, & Tuesday; March 15-17, 2015 at 7:00 PM.
Sun January 11, 2015
Sunday, Monday, & Tuesday; January 11th through 13th, 2015 at 7:00 PM.
Sat December 20, 2014
December 20th & 21st, 2014, at 7:30PM
Wed October 22, 2014
Sunday, Monday, & Tuesday; November 16-18, 2014 at 7:00 PM.
Fri May 23, 2014

The Diary of Anne Frank is the dramatic true story of eight peoples' time in hiding in Amsterdam during World War II as told thru the eyes and words of the eloquent and buoyant, Anne.  The play begins the morning the Franks go into hiding and it chronicles the next two years' events in the tiny annex.  Through the journey taken by these people, we experience hope and despair and everything in between.  It is a story of humanity, the best of it, and the worst.  

Sun April 20, 2014

Sunday, Monday, and Tuesday; May 11th through 13th, 2014 at 7:00pm

Sun March 16, 2014

Sunday, Monday, & Tuesday; March 16th through March 18th, 2013 at 7:00 PM

Thu January 30, 2014
Sunday, Monday, & Tuesday; August 31st through September 2nd, 2014 at 7:30 PM.
Mon December 16, 2013
Sunday, Monday & Tuesday; January 12th through January 14th, 2014 at 7:00 PM
Thu December 12, 2013

Sunday, Monday, & Tuesday; July 13th through July 15th, 2014 at 5:30 PM

Sun November 03, 2013

Opera diva Maria Callas -- a glamorous, commanding, larger-than-life, caustic, and surprisingly drop-dead funny pedagogue -- is teaching a voice master class...

Thu August 08, 2013
Sept. 1st through Sep. 3rd, 2013 - Lovingly ripped off from the classic film comedy "Monty Python and the Holy Grail," "SPAMALOT" retells the legend of King Arthur and his Knights of the Round Table, and features a bevy of showgirls -- not to mention cows, killer rabbits, and French people. The Tony Award-winning Best Musical, "Monty Python's SPAMALOT" has been hailed as "a no-holds-barred smash hit." (The New Yorker).
Tue June 18, 2013
Considered by many to be the funniest farce ever written, the plot concerns a company of actors in rehearsal for a touring production of a classic English farce called Nothing On. In rehearsal, the actors and crew present a united and competent front, but once the curtain goes up, a complex web of interpersonal and romantic strife threatens to bring the show down from the inside. Can the show be saved? If so, how much damage will be done first? And where are the damned sardines anyway?
Tue June 18, 2013
Welcome to Agrabah, City of Enchantment, where every beggar has a story and every camel has a tail! All of your favorite characters are here in Disney's ALADDIN JR., a stage adaptation of the Disney hit film. Filled with magic, mayhem, and flying carpet rides, audiences' spirits will soar with excitement. Most of all, the tuneful, Academy award-winning score with songs including "A Whole New World" and "Friend Like Me" will certainly make this musical a favorite for many years to come!
Sun April 07, 2013
On their way to their first big concert, a singing quartet of young men – The Plaids – are killed in a car accident. Due to the alignment of space and time, The Plaids are able to return to Earth for one final concert.
Tue January 22, 2013
When Blanch BuBois arrives at her sister Stella’s French Quarter apartment, her intent is simple: to take some time off from her stressful teaching career and break the news about the unfortunate loss of the beloved family plantation.
Sun December 09, 2012
Joe Boyd is a typical middle-aged man who is addicted to baseball. Every baseball season is painful for him because his team, the Washington Senators, always loses to the Yankees. Joe ends up making a pact with the Devil that allows Joe Boyd to turn into the slugger, Joe Hardy.
Thu November 08, 2012
Set in the “Polish Tea Room”—the converted ballroom of the N.Y. theater district’s Edison Hotel and in reality “Cafe Edison”— Neil Simon focuses his attention on a variety of cafe patrons.
Sun September 16, 2012
A classic love story is brought up-to-date in one of the most stunning theatrical spectacles of all time.
Sun July 22, 2012
An ideal housewife begins to suspect her loving adolescent daughter may be a heartless killer.
Sun July 15, 2012
The Little Mermaid is the story of Ariel – a spunky mermaid who is fascinated by humans and all of their stuff.
Sat July 14, 2012

View the 2013 Shows and Download the 2013 Season Ticket Order Form. 

Thu April 19, 2012
Peter Pan' tells the story of a boy who refuses to grow up is a delightful high-flying family spectacle!
Fri January 13, 2012
Buy 12 tickets and get the 13th for free.
Sun December 11, 2011
The Conejo Players would like to congratulate all of the winners of the 2011 Four Star Awards for outstanding work in a 2011 Conejo Players production. Winners from all participating theatres will be honored in a ceremony in late January.
Fri December 09, 2011
Be part of a 1947 Radio Broadcast recorded for possible future broadcast. It's a show within a show complete with live sound effects and period commercials.
Wed December 07, 2011
1920's Hollywood is the setting for this zany, light-hearted romantic comedy about the early days of sound film. Come on out!
Tue November 15, 2011
Based on a true story, Cheaper by the Dozen tells the story of the Gilbreth family. Their inventor father, who is well-known for bringing better efficiency to factories, keeps his family of twelve children running just as efficiently.
Sun November 13, 2011
The Conejo Players Theatre is pleased to announce its’ 2012 Season. As always, the Players strive to provide a variety of productions selected to suit everyone’s taste and expand our patrons’ theatrical experience.
Thu October 13, 2011
This is the most recent update (Update #3) and here's the short content that shows up on the homepage
Tue September 20, 2011
A lot of great stuff in this summary of the update #1.