Directed and choreographed by Jon Engstrom, the production — which features a company of 40 — will run through April 5.
The cast is headed by Michael G. Hawkins and Tracy Lore as, respectively, Julian Marsh and Dorothy Brock. Cassie Silva plays Peggy Sawyer.
The creative team also includes musical director Steven Applegate and artistic director Lewis Wilkenfeld, who supervises the production.
With a book by Michael Stewart and Mark Bramble, 42nd Street, press notes state, "showcases the original Tony-winning choreography of Gower Champion . . . [The musical concerns] fading star Dorothy Brock [who] breaks her leg onstage, [and] director Julian Marsh plucks young Peggy Sawyer out of the ensemble and makes her a star." The score, by Harry Warren and Al Dubin, features such classics as "Lullabye of Broadway," "We're in the Money," "Shuffle Off to Buffalo" and the title tune.
The Kavli Theatre at the Thousand Oaks Civic Arts Plaza is located at 2100 Thousand Oaks Boulevard in Thousand Oaks, CA. For tickets, priced $38-$74, call (805) 583-8700 or (805) 449-ARTS (2787).