Aug 072017
Cast Of Big Night At Kirk Douglas Theatre

  CAST ANNOUNCED FOR PAUL RUDNICK’S NEW PLAY “BIG NIGHT” AT CENTER THEATRE GROUP’S KIRK DOUGLAS THEATRE The World Premiere Will Run September 10 Through October 8, 2017   Center Theatre Group has announced the casting for the world premiere of Paul Rudnick’s new play “Big Night.” Directed by Tony winner Walter Bobbie (“Chicago” and […]

Jul 312017
Bright Star On The Way To Ahmanson Theatre

  “Bright Star” Music, Lyrics and Book by Steve Martin and Edie Brickell Choreography by Josh Rhodes Directed by Walter Bobbie   Inspired by a real event, this original musical tells a sweeping tale of love and redemption set against the rich backdrop of the American South in the 1920s and ‘40s. Propelled by an […]

Jul 302017
Community Conversations Coming To Ahmanson Theatre

  CENTER THEATRE GROUP PARTNERS WITH EAST WEST PLAYERS ON THE WORLD PREMIERE OF “SOFT POWER” BY DAVID HENRY HWANG AND JEANINE TESORI AT THE AHMANSON THEATRE The Two Organizations Will Hold Four Community Conversations Exploring Themes of this Center Theatre Group Commission Center Theatre Group’s “Soft Power” Begins May 3, 2018 and Runs Through […]

Jul 292017
Carmen Cusack To Star In Bright Star At Ahmanson Theatre

  CARMEN CUSACK TO REPRISE HER TONY-NOMINATED ROLE IN THE CENTER THEATRE GROUP PRODUCTION OF “BRIGHT STAR” AT THE AHMANSON THEATRE Tickets For The Award-Winning Musical On Sale Now! Which Runs October 11 Through November 19, 2017   Center Theatre Group has announced that Carmen Cusack will reprise her Tony-nominated role as Alice Murphy in […]

Jul 282017
The Cast Of Head of Passes At Mark Taper Forum

  CAST IS SET FOR CENTER THEATRE GROUP’S PRODUCTION OF “HEAD OF PASSES” AT THE MARK TAPER FORUM SEPTEMBER 13 THROUGH OCTOBER 22, 2017 Phylicia Rashad Returns to the Taper in Tarell Alvin McCraney’s Piercing New Play   Center Theatre Group has announced the cast for “Head of Passes” by Oscar winner and playwright Tarell […]

Jul 212017
Submissions For CTG 2018 Block Party

  CENTER THEATRE GROUP RECEIVES 53 SUBMISSIONS FOR SECOND ANNUAL BLOCK PARTY AT THE KIRK DOUGLAS THEATRE Center Theatre Group Will Remount Three Local Productions for Block Party Celebration Selected Productions To Be Announced Later This Year   Center Theatre Group received submissions from 53 local theatre companies for the second annual Block Party: Celebrating […]

Jul 182017

  CAST SET FOR THE MATTHEW BOURNE / NEW ADVENTURES PRODUCTION OF “THE RED SHOES” AT THE AHMANSON THEATRE Center Theatre Group and Glorya Kaufman Presents Dance at The Music Center Present the American Premiere of “The Red Shoes” September 15 Through October 1, 2017 Based on the Film by Michael Powell and Emeric Pressburger […]

Jul 172017
Head Of Passes At Mark Taper Forum

  “Head of Passes” By Tarell Alvin McCraney Directed by Tina Landau   Family and friends are gathering to celebrate Shelah’s (Phylicia Rashad) birthday under the leaky roof of her home at the mouth of the Mississippi River. But an unwanted birthday party and unrelenting rains are only the first challenges in this contemporary parable […]

Jul 162017
The World Premiere Of King Of The Yees

  THE WORLD PREMIERE PRODUCTION OF “KING OF THE YEES” OPENS AT CENTER THEATRE GROUP’S KIRK DOUGLAS THEATRE SUNDAY, JULY 16 Lauren Yee’s New Play Continues Through August 6, 2017 The world premiere production of “King of the Yees” will open at Center Theatre Group’s Kirk Douglas Theatre on Sunday, July 16 at 6:30 p.m. […]

Jul 142017
The Red Shoes At The Ahmanson Opens In September

Matthew Bourne’s production of “The Red Shoes” Adapted from the film by Michael Powell and Emeric Pressburger and from the fairy tale by Hans Christian Andersen Music by Bernard Herrmann Directed and Choreographed by Matthew Bourne American Premiere Presented by Center Theatre Group and Glorya Kaufman Presents Dance at The Music Center, “The Red Shoes” […]

Jun 252017
Previews For Heisenberg Begin At Mark Taper Forum

  PERFORMANCES BEGIN JUNE 28 FOR “HEISENBERG” PLAYING AT THE MARK TAPER FORUM THROUGH AUGUST 6, 2017 Denis Arndt and Mary-Louise Parker Reprise the Roles They Played on Broadway   Preview performances begin June 28 for “Heisenberg” at the Mark Taper Forum. Written by Tony Award and two-time Olivier Award winner Simon Stephens, “Heisenberg” opens […]

Jun 212017
Big Night World Premiere At Kirk Douglas Theatre

  “Big Night” Written by Paul Rudnick Directed by Walter Bobbie World Premiere   It is the night of the Oscars and a working actor turned Oscar nominee knows that his life is about to change – he just doesn’t know how profoundly. His transgender nephew has plans for his speech, his young agent has […]