SEASON 19 – G.R.I.T.
What does it really mean to have G.R.I.T. – Guts, Resilience, Independence, and Tenacity? Join us and find out on this exhilarating journey through the profound depths of the human condition and the vast expanses of the universe. From tales of love and friendship to stories of loss and revolution, this season will touch your heart, ignite your spirit, and leave you craving a satisfying sandwich. Become a Subscriber.
AUG 13 – SEP 10, 2023
CRY IT OUT – A National Sensation
By Molly Smith Metzler
Directed by Vanessa Duron
A whip-smart comedy with dark edges about the absurdities of parenthood in America.
Explores the friendship between two newly minted moms in a working-class town. A third mother from a rich enclave in the hills above infiltrates their coffee klatch. Each woman faces some crushing choices when it comes to balancing life and work with new responsibilities as a mother… And there is no happy ending.
NOV 5 – DEC 3, 2023
MAN AND MOON – Fresh from a Rolling World-Premiere
By Siena Marilyn Ledger
Directed by Desireé Clarke Miller
Opening Night: NOV 10, 2023
A stunning new play where the planets of a transitioning man and a 12-year-old girl collide.
Aaron is a transitioning man, and Luna is a girl with a deep passion for outer space. Together in the lobby of an Oncology Unit, they learn how to wait as they navigate their changing bodies and circumstances within the expanse; this is a story of friendship.
FEB 4 – MAR 10, 2024
CLYDE’S – Tony Award® Nominated Best New Play
By Lynn Nottage
Directed by Delicia Turner Sonnenberg
Opening Night: Feb 9, 2024
A truly inventive comedy about the formerly incarcerated, in pursuit of the perfect sandwich.
A truck stop sandwich shop offers its formerly incarcerated kitchen staff a shot at redemption. Even as the shop’s callous owner tries to keep them under her thumb, the staff members are given purpose and permission to dream by their shared quest to create the perfect sandwich.
MAY 5 – JUN 2, 2024
NOTES ON KILLING SEVEN OVERSIGHT, MANAGEMENT, AND ECONOMIC STABILITY BOARD MEMBERS – West Coast Premiere
By Mara Vélez Meléndez
Directed by Andréa Agosto
Co-production with Diversionary Theatre
Opening Night: May 10, 2024
This show, where absurdism and drag collide, explores decolonizing places and people.
Lolita finds herself in the Wall Street office of the Puerto Rico Oversight, Management and Economic Stability Board. Like a Boricua Lolita before her, she is here in the name of La Revolución! She’s got glamour, glitter, and a gun, but is she really ready?
MAY 9 – JUN 2, 2024
TL;DR: THELMA LOUISE; DYKE REMIX – World-Premiere Musical
By EllaRose Chary & Brandon James Gwinn
Directed by Sherri Eden Barber
Co-production with Diversionary Theatre
Opening Night: May 18, 2024
T and L drive their 1966 Ford Thunderbird Convertible off the edge of the Grand Canyon. Suspended in mid-air, the two discover their authentic selves and embark on a queer odyssey that defies conventions and dares to ask: “Why do strong female characters always gotta die?” Aided by a kick-ass Riot Grrrl band, T and L attempt to sort out their new identities, how those identities impact their relationships with each other, and seek out the gay happy ending they’ve always deserved.
*Note: All performances of TL;DR will take place at Diversionary Theatre.
Show not included in MOXIE’s Season 19 Subscription Packages. Special add-on ticket price will be available for MOXIE Subscribers.
COVID-19 Safety Policy
For the comfort of ALL of our community of theatre lovers and theatre makers, MOXIE is providing different options for attending performances:
First Sunday Masked Matinee: During the FIRST Sunday Matinee performance of each show MASKS WILL BE REQUIRED at all times when indoors. We encourage anyone who is immunocompromised or at high health risk to attend this special performance. See CDPH mask recommendations here.
Masks Encouraged At All Other Performances: For all other performances mask are encouraged but not required. A mask can be provided upon request.