10 by 10

First Thursday

The MAIN
24266 Main Street, Old Town Newhall
7:00 PM – 9:00 PM

10 by 10 is a variety night giving ten selected entertainers the chance to take the stage for a ten minute performance of their choosing. Audience members will enjoy storytelling, magic, comedy, improv, music, and other forms of entertainment at this ever changing event. Admission is FREE!

We are interested in short live theatre pieces, improv, comedy, magic, dance, monologues, music, and anything else you think might entertain an audience.  Each month, ten performers will be selected to perform a 10-minute piece. All types of art forms are accepted and considered; however, there are some restrictions on live music.  Performers are responsible for their own property.

Interested in performing at 10 by 10?
Apply Now!


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July 5, 2018

Thursdays@Newhall’s 10 by 10 variety show continues to amuse and entertain attendees month after month. This free evening of entertainment is one you won’t want to miss.

  • Juggling and Comedy
    from Ivan Pecel

    Ivan is a nine time world champion juggler who has appeared on Comedy Central, America’s Got Talent, and the Tonight Show with Jay Leno.  He was named one of the “Hottest Comedians of 2017” by Campus Entertainment magazine.

  • Comedy from
    Billy O’Connor

    For the past seven years, Billy’s acerbic wit on stage has entertained audiences throughout California, Florida, New York, and Arizona. He has shared the stage with such great comedic talents as Orny Adams, Todd Berry, Jon Lovitz, Shawn Wayans, Julian McCullough, Finesse Mitchell, and Chris Cope.

  • Storytelling by
    Suzanne Whang

    Suzanne Whang is best known as the decade-long host of HGTV’s #1 show “House Hunters,” and as Polly on NBC’s “Las Vegas” starring James Caan for four seasons.  Suzanne is a double award-winning stand-up comedian, double Ivy Leaguer, keynote speaker, activist, writer, and coach.

  • Magic with
    Glenndalf

    Glenndalf is a professional magician performing magic in the greater Los Angeles area and surrounding areas. He originally moved from Tallahassee Florida to enroll in the prestigious School of Manual Dexterity and Prestidigitation Chavez Studio of Magic.

  • Films:
    “Uh…Salted” and
    “One Night in Taipei”

    “Uh…Salted” logline: Erika enjoyed playing with frogs as a child.

    “One Night in Taipei” logline: Junyi Xiao decided to take a vacation in Taipei. What he found surprised him…

  • Storytelling by
    Mary Margaret-Martinez

    Mary-Margaret Martinez is a wildly undisciplined writer and storyteller who grew up in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.  Totally unwilling to commit to any form or genre, she has written short stories, performance pieces, poetry, teleplays and screenplays. The topics of her work range from romantic comedy to horror and suspense — and just about everything in between.

  • Storytelling by
    Suzanne Weerts

    Suzanne is a former television marketing executive turned arts and education advocate. She directed two seasons of “Listen To Your Mother Burbank” and recently produced “Diversity: Stories of Connection in an Urban Jungle” at The Colony Theatre and has shared her stories on stage at Story Salon, WORD NOW!, Expressing Motherhood, Storytime and in several festivals.

  • Comedy by
    Rachel McDowell

    Rachel is a regular performer at the best comedy clubs in the country and has a recurring spot opening for Tim Allen at the Hollywood Laugh Factory. She’s been featured on NUVO TV’s Stand Up and Deliver and has been a finalist in national comedy competitions in Cabo and Las Vegas.

  • Music with
    Yvette Nacer

    Yvette writes and sings with a soulful integrity and has performed with some of the industry’s biggest names including Jason Mraz, Ne-Yo, Wyclef Jean, Gloria Estefan, Engelbert Humperdinck, All-4-One and Justin Bieber, among others.

  • Music from
    L.A. Fifes and Drums

    Enjoy a set of patriotic music performed by The Los Angeles Fifes and Drums.  This group plays traditional to the Revolutionary War period music with some of the pieces taken from manuscripts penned during the time of the American Civil War.

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