Theatre in L.A.

Feb 082015
 
CTG And Armenian Dramatic Artists Alliance To Honor The Centennial Of Armenian Genocide

CENTENNIAL OF THE ARMENIAN GENOCIDE IS OBSERVED WITH CTG AND ARMENIAN DRAMATIC ARTISTS ALLIANCE’S SPECIAL READING “STAGING THE UNSTAGEABLE: THE ESTHETICS OF DRAMATIZING ATROCITY” TUESDAY, APRIL 28 AT 8 P.M. In observance of the centennial of the Armenian Genocide, Center Theatre Group, in partnership with the Armenian Dramatic Artists Alliance (ADAA), will present “Staging the […]

Feb 032015
 
CULTURE CLASH’S “CHAVEZ RAVINE: AN L.A. REVIVAL” OPENS THIS WEDNESDAY

CULTURE CLASH’S “CHAVEZ RAVINE: AN L.A. REVIVAL” OPENS THIS WEDNESDAY (FEBRUARY 4) AT THE CTG/KIRK DOUGLAS THEATRE This Revival Marks the Prominent Latino Theatre Group’s 30th Anniversary Powerhouse Latino theatre group Culture Clash’s “Chavez Ravine: An L.A. Revival,” opens next Wednesday (February 4) at the Center Theatre Group / Kirk Douglas Theatre in Culver City. […]

Jan 242015
 
Dame Edna’s Opens This Wednesday!

“DAME EDNA’S GLORIOUS GOODBYE – THE FAREWELL TOUR” OPENS NEXT WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 28, AT 8 P.M. AT THE CTG /AHMANSON THEATRE “I’m back at my home away from home on Grand Avenue. And I’m at the height of my powers. Let me heal you with laughter.” – Dame Edna Everage “Dame Edna may leave the […]

Jan 192015
 
“The Price” In Rehearsals

REHEARSALS BEGIN FOR ARTHUR MILLER’S AMERICAN CLASSIC “THE PRICE” AT THE CENTER THEATRE GROUP / MARK TAPER FORUM FEATURING KATE BURTON, JOHN BEDFORD LLOYD, ALAN MANDELL AND SAM ROBARDS Under The Direction of Tony-Winner Garry Hynes, “The Price” Runs February 11 – March 22 Rehearsals began for the Center Theatre Group / Mark Taper Forum […]

Jan 162015
 
"Rodgers & Hammerstein's Cinderella" at Ahmanson Theatre

“Rodgers & Hammerstein’s Cinderella” in March & April at Ahmanson Theatre “Rodgers & Hammerstein’s Cinderella” Music by Richard Rodgers Lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II A New Book by Douglas Carter Beane Original Book by Oscar Hammerstein II Music Adaptation, Supervision and Arrangements by David Chase Orchestrations by Danny Troob Choreography by Josh Rhodes Directed by […]

Jan 112015
 
REHEARSALS FOR “CHAVEZ RAVINE: AN L.A. REVIVAL” HAVE BEGUN

REHEARSALS HAVE BEGUN FOR CULTURE CLASH’S “CHAVEZ RAVINE: AN L.A. REVIVAL” OPENING FEBRUARY 4TH 2015, AT THE CTG / KIRK DOUGLAS THEATRE This Revival Marks the Prominent Latino Theatre Group’s 30th Anniversary Rehearsals have begun for powerhouse Latino theatre group Culture Clash’s “Chavez Ravine: An L.A. Revival,” which opens February 4, 2015, at the Center […]

Dec 262014
 
Full Cast Of Arthur Miller’s “The Price”

THE FULL CAST IS SET FOR ARTHUR MILLER’S “THE PRICE” AT THE CENTER THEATRE GROUP / MARK TAPER FORUM FEBRUARY 11 – MARCH 22, 2015 John Bedford Lloyd and Sam Robards Join the Previously Announced Kate Burton and Alan Mandell Under the Direction of Tony-Winner Garry Hynes The full cast is set for the Center […]

Dec 242014
 
Full Cast Of “Chavez Ravine: An L.A. Revival” Announced

FULL CASTING IS SET FOR CULTURE CLASH’S “CHAVEZ RAVINE: AN L.A. REVIVAL” OPENING FEBRUARY 4, 2015, AT THE CTG/KIRK DOUGLAS THEATRE This Revival Marks the Prominent Latino Theatre Group’s 30th Anniversary Casting is set for powerhouse Latino theatre group Culture Clash’s “Chavez Ravine: An L.A. Revival,” which opens February 4, 2015, at the Center Theatre […]

Dec 122014
 
Growing Up George Carlin’s Daughter

A Carlin Home Companion Written by and starring Kelly Carlin Directed by Paul Provenza Previews begin January 28 OPENS Friday, February 6, 2015 at 8pm Falcon Theatre is proud to present A Carlin Home Companion, written by and starring Kelly Carlin, directed by Paul Provenza, the fourth production of the Falcon Theatre’s 2014-2015 Subscription Season. […]

Dec 072014
 
Arthur Miller’s The Price On The Way To Mark Taper Forum

“The Price” by Arthur Miller Directed by Garry Hynes DESCRIPTION: Two brothers who haven’t spoken to each other in 16 years come together to settle their late father’s estate. Victor, a police officer of 28 years, his brother, Walter, a successful surgeon, and Victor’s wife, Esther (played by Kate Burton), gather in the attic of […]

Nov 272014
 
Luna Gale Opening Night Tuesday December 2nd

Goodman Theatre’s World Premiere Production “LUNA GALE” OPENS TUESDAY, DECEMBER 2ND AT 8 P.M. AT THE CTG / KIRK DOUGLAS THEATRE Performances Continue Through December 21, 2014 The Goodman Theatre’s world premiere production of Rebecca Gilman’s “Luna Gale,” directed by Robert Falls, opens Tuesday, December 2 at 8 p.m. at the Center Theatre Group / […]

Nov 212014
 
Culture Clash Will Take A New Look At Chavez Ravine At Kirk Douglas Theatre

EVENT: “Chavez Ravine: Revisited. Reimagined. Revival.” by Culture Clash. Directed by Lisa Peterson. DESCRIPTION: Energized with new material and music from the Rodarte Brothers, Culture Clash continues to examine the constantly changing landscape of urban Los Angeles, in particular, the potential transformation of a small, tightly knit neighborhood into what was initially to be a […]

Nov 182014
 
“What The Butler Saw” Opens At Mark Taper Forum This Sunday

JOE ORTON’S “WHAT THE BUTLER SAW” OPENS SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 23, 2014, AT 7 P.M. AT THE CTG / MARK TAPER FORUM The Riotous Farce Features Frances Barber, Sarah Manton, Angus McEwan, Rod McLachlan, Charles Shaughnessy and Paxton Whitehead Award-winning British playwright Joe Orton’s riotous farce “What the Butler Saw” opens Sunday, November 23, 2014, at […]

Nov 012014
 
Original Cast of Goodman’s Theatre Comes To Kirk Douglas Theatre To Star In Rebecca Gilman’s “Luna Gale”

Goodman Theatre’s World Premiere Production Begins Previews November 23rd 2014 At The Center Theatre Group / Kirk Douglas Theatre “Director Robert Falls leads a terrific cast in finding humor and possibility in hard situations.” Variety The world premiere production of Rebecca Gilman’s powerful and arresting “Luna Gale” begins previews November 23, opens December 2 and […]

Oct 272014
 
Sneak Peek At “What The Butler Saw” At Mark Taper Forum

PREVIEWS BEGIN FOR JOE ORTON’S “WHAT THE BUTLER SAW” NOVEMBER 12, 2014, AT THE CTG / MARK TAPER FORUM The Riotous Farce Features Frances Barber, Sarah Manton, Angus McEwan, Rod McLachlan, Charles Shaughnessy and Paxton Whitehead Opens on Sunday, November 23 Award-winning British playwright Joe Orton’s riotous farce “What the Butler Saw” begins previews Wednesday, […]

Oct 262014
 
The Falcon Theatre in Burbank To Feature “The Snow QUEEN”

Troubadour Theater Company’s The Snow QUEEN Directed by Matt Walker at The Falcon Theatre in Burbank Previews begin December 3, 2014 OPENS Friday, December 12, 2014 at 8pm Falcon Theatre is proud to present Troubadour Theater Company’s The Snow QUEEN, directed by Matt Walker, the third production of the Falcon Theatre’s 2014-2015 Subscription Season. We […]

Oct 132014
 
Casting Announced For Joe Orton’s “What The Butler Saw” At Mark Taper Forum

FULL CASTING IS SET FOR JOE ORTON’S RIOTOUS FARCE “WHAT THE BUTLER SAW” OPENS NOVEMBER 23, 2014, AT THE CTG / MARK TAPER FORUM Previously-Announced Paxton Whitehead is Joined by Charles Shaughnessy, Frances Barber, Sarah Manton, Angus McEwan and Rod McLachlan Rehearsals Begin Tuesday, October 14 Casting is set for award-winning British playwright Joe Orton’s […]

Oct 112014
 
Dael Orlandersmith’s “Forever” Opens At Kirk Douglas Theatre On October 12th

The world premiere of Dael Orlandersmith’s “Forever,” directed by Center Theatre Group Associate Artistic Director Neel Keller, opens this Sunday, October 12 at 6:30 p.m. at the CTG / Kirk Douglas Theatre. A DouglasPlus presentation, “Forever” was commissioned and developed by CTG. Performances continue through October 26 (previews October 9-11). In “Forever,” writer/performer Orlandersmith investigates […]

Oct 092014
 
“Dame Edna’s Glorious Goodbye – The Farewell Tour” Is Coming To Ahmanson Theatre

EVENT: “Dame Edna’s Glorious Goodbye – The Farewell Tour” (Previously announced as “Dame Edna and Barry Humphries: The Final Farewell Tour”) Directed by Simon Phillips. DESCRIPTION: In a side-splitting, historic finale, Dame Edna Everage (Barry Humphries) is capping a spectacular career spanning 50 years of bravura showmanship in this farewell celebratory show. Surrounded by spectacular […]

Oct 082014
 
Center Theatre Group’s Award for Early Career L.A. Artists

FINALISTS ANNOUNCED FOR 2015 RICHARD E. SHERWOOD AWARD Center Theatre Group’s Award for Early Career L.A. Artists   Three finalists have been selected for Center Theatre Group’s 2015 Richard E. Sherwood Award. The Sherwood Award provides financial support for emerging theatre artists living and working in Los Angeles. Created in memory of Richard E. Sherwood, […]