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Tuesday, June 4, 2019

On The Fringe by Julio Martinez

Written By Julio Martinez   Hollywood Fringe Fest VIP opening night party passes are now available. Ticket includes early admission at 5pm, fast pass into the party, drink ticket, pho…

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Thursday, May 30, 2019

This Week in LA Theatre by Julio Martinez

Written By Julio Martinez   In Observance of the 50th Anniversary of both the Stonewall Riots and The Passing of Gay Icon, Judy Garland, and in Celebration of National LGBTQ Pride Month…

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Tuesday, May 28, 2019

On The Fringe by Julio Martinez

Written By Julio Martinez   The start of previews for the 10th annual Hollywood Fringe Festival begin on June 6. The night before previews, HFF will hold its Last Office Hours at Thym…

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Thursday, May 23, 2019

This Week in LA Theatre by Julio Martinez

By Julio Martinez Laguna Playhouse announces its 99th season of shows.  Its 2019-20 offering begins with the 1999 jukebox musical Mama Mia by Benny Andersson, Björn Ulvaeus (lyrics and …

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Monday, May 20, 2019

On The Fringe by Julio Martinez

By Julio Martinez The Hollywood Fringe fashion show, Fringe Runway, showcasing select costumes from HFF19 productions, takes place June 5 (7-10:30pm) at Thymele Arts. Any Hollywood Fringe…

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Thursday, May 16, 2019

This Week in LA Theatre by Julio Martinez

Ford Theatres is seeking Letters of Intent (LOIs) for the 2020 Artists Partnership Program (APP) from L.A. County independent artists, nonprofit organizations, presenters, producers and pro…

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Tuesday, May 14, 2019

On The Fringe by Julio Martinez

Entry into the Opening Night celebration of Hollywood Fringe Festival 2019 will be June 12th with its Opening Night VIP Party Pass. To help kick off the 10th annual festival, HFF is invi…

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Monday, May 13, 2019

Inside LA Stage History: The Lincoln Theater and The Lafayette Players by Julio Martinez

In the 1910s and 1920s, as the population of Los Angeles began to expand into a national cosmopolitan community, large theaters were opened in Downtown L.A., principally in what is now know…

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Thursday, May 2, 2019

This Week in LA Theatre by Julio Martinez

Written By Julio Martinez NEWS La Mirada Theatre For The Performing Arts & McCoy Rigby Entertainment announces its 42nd season of shows, beginning with the West Coast premiere of …

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Thursday, April 25, 2019

This Week in LA Theatre by Julio Martinez

Written By Julio Martinez   NEWS Geffen Playhouse will honor singer, songwriter, actor and activist Harry Belafonte and performer, comedienne and activist Lily Tomlin during its 17th annua…

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Thursday, April 18, 2019

This Week in LA Theatre by Julio Martinez

Written By Julio Martinez   NEWS Pacific Resident Theatre, now in it’s 34th year, is offering The PRT Youth Conservatory, a new resource to children in the Los Angeles area, a full-time…

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Thursday, April 11, 2019

This Week in LA Theatre by Julio Martinez

Written By Julio Martinez NEWS Center Theatre Group’s Board of Directors has announced the appointment of Meghan Pressman as the organization’s new Managing Director/CEO. Pressman joins …

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Thursday, April 4, 2019

This Week in LA Theatre by Julio Martinez

Written By Julio Martinez NEWS Boston Court Pasadena announces the 15th annual New Play Reading Festival, April 13-14, 2019. Curated by Literary Manager Emilie Beck, in concert with Artisti…

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Monday, April 1, 2019

Inside LA Stage History: Los Angeles Theater and the LADCC by Julio Martinez

Written by Julio Martinez During the years 1848 to 1870, the City of Los Angeles made a slow, often turbulent transition from its previous Spanish colonial rule to the often brutal rule-of-l…

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Thursday, March 28, 2019

This Week in LA Theatre by Julio Martinez

Written By Julio Martinez NEWS Geffen Playhouse is now accepting applications for the 2019/2020 cycle of The Writers’ Room playwrights group. Now entering its second year, the next group o…

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Thursday, March 21, 2019

This Week in LA Theatre by Julio Martinez

Written By Julio Martinez NEWS Center Theatre Group has named local high school students Dejean Deterville (South Carolina Virtual Charter School), Mylah Eaton (CHAMPS Charter High School of…

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Thursday, March 14, 2019

This Week in LA Theatre by Julio Martinez

By Julio Martinez NEWS Pasadena Playhouse announces that Oscar-nominated writer/actress Nia Vardalos (My Big Fat Greek Wedding) will reprise her New York Public Theater starring rol…

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Thursday, March 7, 2019

This Week in LA Theatre by Julio Martinez

By Julio Martinez NEWS Tony-nominated director/chorographer Robert Longbottom and musical director/ conductor Kevin Stites have been announced for the Hollywood Bowl’s upcom…

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Thursday, February 28, 2019

This Week in LA Theatre by Julio Martinez

By Julio Martinez IN THE NEWS The Geffen Playhouse in Westwood has revealed that Broadway diva Idina Menzel, film star Andy Garcia, and actor Nikolaj Coster-Waldau (Game of Thron…

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Friday, February 22, 2019

This Week in LA Theatre by Julio Martinez

By Julio Martinez IN THE NEWS Latino Theater Company and the LATC are hosting a "Mardi Gras" wine tasting event to benefit the Latino Theater Company and the Los Angeles Theatre …

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Thursday, February 14, 2019

This Week in LA Theatre by Julio Martinez

By Julio Martinez IN THE NEWS Robey Theatre Company’s 2019 season will celebrate 25 years of presenting work by playwrights, directors, and actors reflecting the experiences of…

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Thursday, February 7, 2019

This Week in LA Theatre by Julio Martinez

By Julio Martinez IN THE NEWS Newport Harbor High School will present three benefit performances of God Help Us, starring Ed Asner as God. Written by Samuel Warren Joseph and Phi…

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Thursday, January 31, 2019

This Week in LA Theatre by Julio Martinez

By Julio Martinez IN THE NEWS The Road Theatre Company in NoHo, now in its 28th season, announces its 10th annual Summer Playwright’s Festival. Beginning on Jul 28 and continu…

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Thursday, January 24, 2019

This Week in LA Theatre by Julio Martinez

By Julio Martinez IN THE NEWS The 2019 Hollywood Fringe Festival commences June 13-30, but official registration begins Feb 1. Venue workshops have begun at Thymele Arts, moderated by …

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Thursday, January 17, 2019

This Week in LA Theatre by Julio Martinez

By Julio Martinez IN THE NEWS Center Theatre Group (CTG) has selected 12 local high school students to participate in the regional finals for the 2019 August Wilson Monologue Com…

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Thursday, January 10, 2019

This Week in LA Theatre by Julio Martinez

By Julio Martinez IN THE NEWS The Fountain Theatre has revealed a 2019-20 season of new works by a diverse group of playwrights, offering up a series of Los Angeles, California, …

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Thursday, January 3, 2019

This Week in LA Theatre by Julio Martinez

By Julio Martinez IN THE NEWS The Fountain Theatre in Hollywood kicks off 2019 with its Fem Fest reading series, starting with a four-week run of staged readings of Lauren Gunder…

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Thursday, December 20, 2018

This Week in LA Theatre by Julio Martinez

By Julio Martinez IN THE NEWS Casa 0101 Theater in Boyle Heights, in danger of closing its doors due to financial hardship, was able to secure financial viability through the lau…

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Thursday, December 13, 2018

This Week in LA Theatre by Julio Martinez

By Julio Martinez IN THE NEWS Center Theatre Group has selected three local productions for the third annual Block Party: Celebrating Los Angeles Theatre at the Kirk Douglas Thea…

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Thursday, December 6, 2018

This Week in LA Theatre by Julio Martinez

By Julio Martinez IN THE NEWS Now in its 37th season, Celebration Theatre, under the artistic direction of Michael A. Shepperd, revealed its 2019 season of shows at the Lex Theat…

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Thursday, November 29, 2018

This Week in LA Theatre by Julio Martinez

By Julio Martinez IN THE NEWS Following a record-breaking six-week, sold-out engagement in L.A., Center Theatre Group announced today that the national tour of the Tony-winning D…

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