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December 2-19, 2021

Elf is a holiday musical that is sure to be a hit with the whole family. Based on the cherished 2003 New Line Cinema hit, Elf features Buddy, a young orphan who mistakenly crawls into Santa's bag of gifts and is transported to the North Pole.

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Like everyone, we have faced major financial setbacks due to the Covid-19 Pandemic. Please consider supporting us with a small donation as we keep our theatre open as safely as possible.

2021-22 Season

Past Show

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December 2 – 19


Jan. 14 – Feb. 6


Feb. 25 – March 20


April 8 – May 1


The Reviews Are In…


Saw a truly wonderful production of, a chorus line, last week with a friend. Great, great, great production. The acting corps were truly wonderful. The singing was beautiful  the emotions were raw and heartfelt.

– Lamar K.


Comfortable theater. Fantastic talent. We’ve had 2 enjoyable experiences here. Looking forward to many more plays and performances. Good job everyone!!

– Barbara S.


More so that any other community theater, Ovation embraces the idea of going beyond theatrical productions. With concerts and comedy, the 19th Street venue hosts various forms of entertainment.

– Bakersfield.com

About Us

The Ovation Repertory Theatre is a semi-professional theater offering the community professional quality productions.

We are an organization ahead of the curve, unafraid to take chances with our art to impact the community as well as push the art form of theatre in Bakersfield forward. We believe theatre is an important element of entertainment in Bakersfield and must be continued at all costs.