Feb 142018
Free College And Career Fair For The Arts

  CENTER THEATRE GROUP HOSTS FREE COLLEGE & CAREER FAIR FOR THE ARTS MARCH 17 Workshops and More Offered to High School Students   Center Theatre Group invites current high school students, parents and teachers to attend the third annual College & Career Fair for the Arts on March 17, 2018, from 9:30 a.m. to […]

Feb 122018
Block Party 2018 Celebrates Los Angeles Theatre

  Block Party 2018: Celebrating Los Angeles Theatre March – May 2018   First Production: “Bloodletting” from Playwrights’ Arena Previews March 29 and 30, 2018. Opens March 31 at 8 p.m. Through April 8. by Boni B. Alvarez Directed by Playwrights’ Arena Artistic Director Jon Lawrence Rivera Second Production: “Ameryka” from Critical Mass Performance Group […]

Feb 082018
Hana S. Kim 2018 Richard E. Sherwood Award Recipient

  HANA S. KIM SELECTED AS 2018 SHERWOOD AWARD RECIPIENT   Center Theatre Group’s $10,000 Award Supports Emerging L.A. Theatre Artists   Center Theatre Group recognizes and celebrates the recipient of the 2018 Richard E. Sherwood Award, Hana S. Kim, for her exceptional contribution to the Los Angeles theatre landscape and her work as a […]

Feb 072018
“Water by the Spoonful” Now Playing At The Mark Taper Forum

  PERFORMANCES HAVE BEGUN FOR “WATER BY THE SPOONFUL” AT THE MARK TAPER FORUM Quiara Alegría Hudes’ Pulitzer Prize-Winning Play Opens February 11 and Continues Through March 11   Performances have begun for Center Theatre Group’s production of “Water by the Spoonful” by Quiara Alegría Hudes. Directed by Lileana Blain-Cruz, the 2012 Pulitzer Prize-winning play […]

Jan 272018
Hit Show Added to Ahmanson’s Lineup

  “AIN’T TOO PROUD—THE LIFE AND TIMES OF THE TEMPTATIONS” COMES TO THE AHMANSON THEATRE IN LOS ANGELES Hit Musical Features Legendary Songs Including “My Girl,” “Just My Imagination” and “Papa Was A Rolling Stone” The Highest Grossing Show in Berkeley Repertory Theatre’s 50-Year History Runs at the Ahmanson Theatre from August 21 through September […]

Jan 272018

  CENTER THEATRE GROUP TO HOST TWO FREE COMMUNITY CONVERSATIONS FOR “ELLIOT, A SOLDIER’S FUGUE” AND “WATER BY THE SPOONFUL” Community Conversation on February 9 at the Kirk Douglas Theatre Will Discuss Coming Home From Combat Community Conversation on February 21 at the Mark Taper Forum Will Explore How Technology Creates Community   Center Theatre […]

Jan 262018
Three Local Productions Selected For The Second Annual Block Party

  CENTER THEATRE GROUP SELECTS THREE LOCAL PRODUCTIONS FOR THE SECOND ANNUAL BLOCK PARTY AT THE KIRK DOUGLAS THEATRE   Center Theatre Group Will Remount Productions from Celebration Theatre, Critical Mass Performance Group and Playwrights’ Arena March 29–May 20   Center Theatre Group has selected three local productions for the second annual Block Party: Celebrating […]

Jan 192018
Elliot Trilogy To Play Concurrently In Three Los Angeles Theatres

  ELLIOT TRILOGY TO PLAY CONCURRENTLY IN LOS ANGELES THEATRES JANUARY 27 THROUGH MARCH 19, 2018 Center Theatre Groups’ Previously Announced Productions of “Elliot, A Soldier’s Fugue” at the Douglas and “Water by the Spoonful” at the Taper Will Be Joined By Latino Theater Company’s Production of “The Happiest Song Plays Last”   Los Angeles […]

Jan 162018
12 Finalists To Participate In The 2018 August Wilson Monologue Competition

  CENTER THEATRE GROUP SELECTS 12 LOCAL STUDENTS FOR AUGUST WILSON MONOLOGUE COMPETITION REGIONAL FINALS TO BE HELD AT THE MARK TAPER FORUM ON MARCH 5   Top Two Students Will Participate in National Finals on Broadway on May 7, 2018   Center Theatre Group has selected 12 local high school students to participate in […]

Nov 142017
Cast Of Los Angeles Production of Something Rotten!

  CAST IS SET FOR “SOMETHING ROTTEN!” PRESENTED BY CENTER THEATRE GROUP AT THE AHMANSON THEATRE NOVEMBER 21 THROUGH DECEMBER 31 “A DELIRIOUSLY ENTERTAINING new musical comedy that brings down the house!” –New York Post “FRESH, IRREVERENT and HYSTERICAL!” –AP   Casting is set for the Los Angeles engagement of the completely original new musical […]

Nov 132017
Water by the Spoonful At The Mark Taper Forum

  “Water by the Spoonful” By Quiara Alegría Hudes Directed by Lileana Blain-Cruz A janitor, a software mogul, a college grad and an IRS paper-pusher have one thing in common. Although they live thousands of miles apart, these four people share a secret: they’re recovering addicts who have found a safe haven in an online […]

Nov 122017
Something Rotten! At The Ahmanson Theatre

  “Something Rotten!”   Music and Lyrics by Wayne Kirkpatrick and Karey Kirkpatrick Book by Karey Kirkpatrick and John O’Farrell Directed and Choreographed by Casey Nicholaw   With 10 Tony nominations including Best Musical, this hilarious new musical comedy tells the story of brothers Nick and Nigel Bottom, two playwrights stuck in the shadow of […]