Feb 162017
 
“Remote L.A.” Participatory Art Experience

“Remote L.A.” By Rimini Protokoll Concept, script and direction by Stefan Kaegi Research, script and direction for L.A. by Jörg Karrenbauer Celebrate Center Theatre Group’s 50th Anniversary Season with a pedestrian-based live art experience. Participants will join a group of 50 people exploring Los Angeles on a guided audio tour that seems to follow them […]

Feb 102017
 
Get Ready For “Good Grief”

CASTING IS COMPLETE AND REHEARSALS HAVE BEGUN FOR “GOOD GRIEF” AT CENTER THEATRE GROUP’S KIRK DOUGLAS THEATRE The World Premiere by Ngozi Anyanwu Will Play February 26th Through March 26th 2017   Casting is complete and rehearsals have begun for Ngozi Anyanwu’s new play “Good Grief” at Center Theatre Group’s Kirk Douglas Theatre. Directed by […]

Feb 082017
 
“Zoot Suit” Opens February 12th At Mark Taper Forum

“ZOOT SUIT” OPENS SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 12, 2017 AT CENTER THEATRE GROUP/MARK TAPER FORUM “I have tried my best to defend what is most precious in our American society – a society now at war against the forces of racial intolerance and totalitarian injustice,” (George Shearer, defense attorney for the 38th St. Gang in “Zoot Suit”) […]

Jan 312017
 
“Zoot Suit” Previews Have Begun

“ZOOT SUIT” PREVIEWS BEGIN TUESDAY, JANUARY 31, 2017 AT CENTER THEATRE GROUP/MARK TAPER FORUM **Please note cast change below. Nearly 40 years after its world premiere, the original creator Luis Valdez will once again fill the Taper stage with a company of 25 actors, singers and dancers weaving fact and fiction together as they portray […]

Jan 282017
 
“Archduke” To Play At Mark Taper Forum

“Archduke” By Rajiv Joseph Directed by Giovanna Sardelli World Premiere Written by Pulitzer finalist Rajiv Joseph (“Bengal Tiger at the Baghdad Zoo,” “Guards at the Taj”), “Archduke” follows the unlikely path to terrorism as three strangers, already struggling to get by, receive a death sentence in the form of a tuberculosis diagnosis. But being young […]

Jan 272017
 
The Complete History of Comedy At The Falcon Theatre

  The Complete History of Comedy (abridged) Written By Reed Martin & Austin Tichenor Directed by Jerry Kernion Starring Zehra Fazal, Marc Ginsburg, and Mark Jacobson   The Falcon Theatre is pleased to present the fifth and final production of its 2016-2017 Season, The Complete History of Comedy (abridged), written by Reed Martin & Austin […]

Jan 272017
 
12 Regional Finalists In A. Wilson Monologue Competition

CENTER THEATRE GROUP SELECTS 12 STUDENTS FOR AUGUST WILSON MONOLOGUE COMPETITION REGIONAL FINALS TO BE HELD AT THE MARK TAPER FORUM ON FEB. 27 Top Two Students Will Participate in National Finals on Broadway on May 1, 2017   Center Theatre Group has selected 12 local high school students to participate in the regional finals […]

Jan 262017
 
CTG BLOCK PARTY KICK-OFF EVENT AT THE KIRK DOUGLAS THEATRE

CENTER THEATRE GROUP TO HOLD BLOCK PARTY KICK-OFF EVENT AT THE KIRK DOUGLAS THEATRE ON JANUARY 30 Event Will Celebrate the Vibrancy of the Los Angeles Theatre Community Block Party Will Remount Productions from Coeurage Theatre Company, The Echo Theater Company and The Fountain Theatre at Douglas April 14–May 21 Center Theatre Group will host […]

Jan 262017
 
PABLO SANTIAGO IS 2017 RICHARD E. SHERWOOD AWARD WINNER

PABLO SANTIAGO SELECTED AS 2017 RICHARD E. SHERWOOD AWARD WINNER Center Theatre Group’s $10,000 Award for Emerging L.A. Theatre Artists Center Theatre Group recognizes and celebrates the recipient of the 2017 Richard E. Sherwood Award, Pablo Santiago, for his exceptional contribution to the Los Angeles theatre landscape and his work as innovative and adventurous artist. […]

Jan 132017
 
“Fun Home” At The Ahmanson Theatre

“Fun Home” Music by Jeanine Tesori; Book and Lyrics by Lisa Kron; Based on the graphic novel by Alison Bechdel Choreography by Danny Mefford; Directed by Sam Gold Based on Alison Bechdel’s best-selling graphic memoir, “Fun Home” introduces Alison at three different ages in her life, as she explores and unravels the mysteries of her […]

Jan 132017
 
“ZOOT SUIT” CASTING IS COMPLETE AND REHEARSALS HAVE BEGUN

  “ZOOT SUIT” CASTING IS COMPLETE AND REHEARSALS HAVE BEGUN Center Theatre Group’s “Zoot Suit” Plays at the Taper January 31 – March 12, 2017   Casting for Center Theatre Group’s production of “Zoot Suit” is now complete and rehearsals have begun for this legendary play with music. “Zoot Suit” begins previews January 31, opens […]

Jan 122017
 
Special Event With The Frame At The Mark Taper Forum

KPCC IN PERSON PRESENTS A SPECIAL ONE NIGHT EVENT   THE RETURN OF “ZOOT SUIT”: DOWNSTAGE WITH THE FRAME MONDAY, FEBRUARY 13th 2017, AT 7:30 P.M AT THE CENTER THEATRE GROUP/MARK TAPER FORUM Center Theatre Group’s “Zoot Suit” Plays January 31 – March 12, 2017, at the Taper   KPCC In Person will present a […]