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Individual Show & Season Passes AVAILABLE NOW!
Jan 14 - Feb 6, 2022

Once is the kind of musical that draws you in and never lets go. This emotionally captivating piece is the only production to have music that won an Academy Award, a Grammy Award, an Olivier Award, and a Tony Award.

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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

past show




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.

Elf and other castmembers on stage