2015-2016 Season

Whether it's full-scale musicals and plays, tributes to some of music's greatest acts, laugh-out-loud comedy, or in-your-face magic, Palos Verdes Performing Arts has the best in live professional entertainment!

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An Evening of Stand-Up Comedy

Join us for an Evening of Stand-Up Comedy as we transform the Harlyne J. Norris Pavilion into our very own comedy club. With cabaret seating, a no-host bar, and cocktail service, enjoy an evening of great stand-up with performances by popular British comedy magician NICK LEWIN; Emmy Award-winning comic MONICA PIPER; and "feel good funny guy” NICK ARNETTE.

At the Harlyne J. Norris Pavilion

Friday, October 9 at 8: PM

Doors open at 7:15 PM

Call 310.544.0403 x221 or Click here to buy tickets now


Fall/Winter 2015-2016 Classes & Shows

Let your student find their inner star while building confidence, social skills and teamwork with our classes and camps in singing, acting and dance, taught by industry professionals.

Ages 3-adult

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The Norris Center for the Performing Arts Gets a New Name!

As we enter our 33rd Season, we are extremely excited to announce that the three pillars of the organization formerly known as The Norris Center for the Performing Arts are now under the umbrella of a new operating entity named Palos Verdes Performing Arts.

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We Remember Joan Moe

Co-Founder of the Norris Theatre • 1935-2013

Photo: Brad Graverson/Daily Breeze

Donations in Joan's name can made to the Norris Center for the Performing Arts
Please make checks payable to N.C.P.A. and write "Joan Moe Legacy" on the memo line.
Please mail donations to:
Norris Center for the Performing Arts, Attn: Joan Moe Legacy Fund
27570 Norris Center Drive, Rolling Hills Estates, CA 90274

You may also donate on-line here.

Click on the links below for articles about Joan:
Daily BreezePalos Verdes Peninsula NewsPalos Verdes Patch

Coming Up Next


An Evening of Stand-Up Comedy

October 9, 2015

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‘Til Death Do Us Part:

Late Nite Catechism 3

October 17, 2015

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