Coming Soon

Dad's an architect; Mom rushes to pack lunches and pour cereal; their daughter and son are bright, wise-cracking teens, appearing to be a typical American family. And yet their lives are anything but normal because the mother has been battling manic depression for 16 years.

Coming Soon

Big business means big laughs in this delightfully clever lampoon of life on the corporate ladder. A tune-filled comic gem that took Broadway by storm, winning both the Tony Award for Best Musical and a Pulitzer Prize, written by the same team that wrote Guys and Dolls, this is another classic masterpiece with a brand new twist.

2023-24 Season
Flex Pass Now Available

2023-2024 SEASON

PAST SHOW

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PAST SHOW

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Feb. 2 - 18

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March 8 - 24

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April 19 - May 12

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2023-24 Season Flex Passes Now Available!

With our annual Flex Pass, you can build your custom Ovation Theatre experience and change it throughout the season! Enjoy every show, or enjoy your favorite production again and again; the choice is yours.

The Reviews Are In...

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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.

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

- Barbara S.

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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