Join us September 30 for a Star-Studded Evening of Entertainment as We Countdown on our Rise to the Challenge Match Campaign!


*Subject to change

5:00 p.m.  - Joe Mantegna
(“Searching for Bobby Fischer”/Tony Winner for Glengarry Glen Ross)

5:30 p.m. - James Pickens, Jr. 
(“Grey’s Anatomy”/A Soldier’s Play and A Raisin in the Sun on Broadway)

6:00 p.m. - Jodi Long
(Ovation Award-winner for Flower Drum Song)

6:30 p.m. - Bryan Cranston
(“Breaking Bad”/Tony Award-winner All the Way and Network on Broadway)

7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
“Prime Time” Continuous Programming, to include the following performances:

  • Kirby and Beverly Ward sing and tap dance to “Pick Yourself Up”

  • Alfred Molina shares a story about his work on Fiddler on the Roof

  • Trevor Wheetman and Sylvie Davidson sing an original song “Can’t Stop That Train”

  • John Lithgow reads a piece he wrote about his father’s life in the theatre

  • Norm Lewis sings “Before the Parade Passes By” accompanied by Seth Rudetsky

  • Amanda McBroom and George Ball perform Amanda’s original “When Love Grows Up”

  • James O’Neil talks about Tennessee Williams and our value to each other

  • Hugh Panaro sings a number from The Secret Garden

  • Summer Education Students from Fearless Shakespeare and Annie strut their stuff

  • Priscilla Lopez talks about auditioning and perseverance

  • Chris Butler and Joseph Fuqua share their love for Rubicon

  • David Burnham sings “You Raise Me Up” as a tribute to donors

  • John Cariani and Stephanie Coltrin chat about the Future

  •  Prize giveaways and live donation updates - Click here for a list of Giveaway items and descriptions

9:00 p.m. - Dan Lauria
(“The Wonder Years”/Lombardi and A Christmas Story on Broadway)

9:30 p.m. - Joe Spano
(Emmy Award and Ovation-winner/”NCIS”/The Price on Broadway/Heisenberg at Rubicon)

10:00 p.m. - Peter Scolari
(“Bosom Buddies”/“Girls”)

10:30 p.m. -  Kim Brockington
(“Godfather of Harlem”/ “Joker”/ “Bull”)

11:00 p.m. - Lou Diamond Phillips
(“La Bamba”/“Stand and Deliver”)

11:30 p.m. - Reno Wilson
(“Mike & Molly”/“Good Girls”)

12:00 a.m. - Tony Shalhoub
(“Monk”/The Band’s Visit on Broadway)


Thank You to These Generous Local Merchants for Providing the Items in our Giveaway!

Rubicon Theatre Company

1006 E. Main St. Ventura, CA 93001

Guest Services: 805.667.2900

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Federal Tax ID #: 77-0495901


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