Auditions: The Addams Family

Directed by Bethany LahammerMusical Direction by Tara HanerChoreography by Laura Flachmann Toomey Performance Dates:October 18th - November 10th Audition Dates:August 10th 10:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. Callbacks:August 11th 1:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. Audition Location:The...

Auditions: Matilda the Musical

Directed by Adam and Terri Cline Musical Direction by Ken Burdick Choreography by Terri Cline Performance Dates: August 23rd - September 15th Audition Dates:June 22 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.June 23 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. Audition Location:The Ovation Theatre1622 19th...

Love Bites – this Valentine’s Day, 1 Night Only!

LOVE BITES a sexy, steamy, sultry evening of music with cabaret artists Jason McClain and Kama Ruby. Join us for an evening of jazz, pop, and standards by two powerhouse artists along with some of Bakersfield’s best musicians.

One Night Only – Broadway: The Golden Age!

Join us on Saturday, December 2nd as we explore the "Golden Age of Broadway", by internationally recognized historian, Steven M. Friedman! Steven Friedman Broadway Musical Lectures Steven Friedman is an internationally recognized Broadway Musical historian who has...

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Auditions: The Addams Family

Auditions: The Addams Family

Directed by Bethany LahammerMusical Direction by Tara HanerChoreography by Laura Flachmann Toomey Performance Dates:October 18th - November 10th Audition Dates:August 10th 10:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. Callbacks:August 11th 1:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. Audition Location:The Ovation...

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Auditions: Matilda the Musical

Auditions: Matilda the Musical

Directed by Adam and Terri Cline Musical Direction by Ken Burdick Choreography by Terri Cline Performance Dates: August 23rd - September 15th Audition Dates:June 22 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.June 23 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. Audition Location:The Ovation Theatre1622 19th...

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One Night Only – Broadway: The Golden Age!

Join us on Saturday, December 2nd as we explore the "Golden Age of Broadway", by internationally recognized historian, Steven M. Friedman! Steven Friedman Broadway Musical Lectures Steven Friedman is an internationally recognized Broadway Musical historian who has...

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One Night Only – UpTown Swing July 21st

Come out with your Family and Friends to enjoy swinging big band era music with UPTOWN SWING (10 piece band). Featuring Bakersfield’s BEST Musicians.Enjoy the Toe-Tapping tunes of Benny Goodman, Glenn Miller, Duke Ellington, Count Basie and many others.  

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Announcing our New Home!!!

Announcing our New Home!!!

We are happy and proud to announce The Ovation Repertory Theatre’s new home will be located at 1622 19th Street (the recently closed Spotlight Theatre building), in the arts district of Downtown Bakersfield!

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Legally Blonde the Musical

Based upon the hit movie, Legally Blonde is the effervescent musical version of the rise of Elle Woods! From sorority sister to Harvard Law student, this hilarious and fun evening chronicles her meteoric rise, search for love and the conquering of predetermined...

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Bakersfield Californian Article | 3.1.17

Bakersfield Californian Article | 3.1.17

Check out this new Bakersfield.com (Bakersfield Californian) article featuring the launch of the Ovation Repertory Theatre! Great things are starting to take shape... and we are so excited for the news to come!!! Click HERE or on the image below to view the article.

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Our Inaugural Show…

The Original Hamilton! Once simply an album termed a "Rock Opera", this genre bending rendition of the last days of Jesus' life became the defining musical of a generation. Considered groundbreaking work for 1970's audiences, JCS quickly shot its composer Andrew Lloyd...

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Ovation Theatre

1622 19th Street
Bakersfield, CA 93301

661-489-4601
Toll Free:
866.5.OVATION
(1-866-568-2846)

Box Office Opens 2 Weeks Prior to Each Show, and Stays Open During Run of Show:
Tues-Fri 9am-1pm
Saturday 12pm-3pm
Sun-Mon Closed
1 Hr. Before Each Show