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Will Geer Theatricum Botanicum’s Under the Oaks

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Will Geer Theatricum Botanicum’s Under the Oaks

May 16 @ 7:30 pm


Will Geer Theatricum Botanicum’s Under the Oaks salon series kicks off the summer season with three evenings of classical music under the stars in rustic Topanga Canyon. Hills Like White Elephants is an interdisciplinary adaptation of the short story by Ernest Hemingway featuring string quartet, acting and singing, with gripping music by renowned composers including Caroline ShawPhilip GlassLouis Andriessen.

• Friday, May 10 at 7:30 p.m.
• Thursday, May 16 at 7:30 p.m.
• Friday, May 17 at 7:30 p.m.

Will Geer Theatricum Botanicum
1419 N. Topanga Canyon Blvd.
Topanga, CA 90290
(midway between Pacific Coast Highway and the Ventura freeway)*
*Topanga Canyon Blvd. is currently closed in both directions between Pacific Coast Highway and Grand View Drive due to an active landslide. Until further notice, exit the 101 at Topanga Canyon Blvd. South to access Theatricum from the northern end.


Will Geer Theatricum Botanicum is an outdoor space terraced into the hillside of the rustic canyon. Audience members are advised to dress casually and bring cushions for bench seating. Refreshments are available at the venue, and patrons are welcome to picnic in the gardens before the performances.


May 16
7:30 pm