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Friday, February 23, 2018

This Week in LA Theatre by Julio Martinez

By Julio Martinez IN THE NEWS L.A.’s Australian Theatre Company is hosting a six-day workshop with Pulitzer-, Tony- and Academy Award-winning playwright John Patrick Shanley at…

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Thursday, February 15, 2018

This Week in LA Theatre by Julio Martinez

By Julio Martinez IN THE NEWS Center Theatre Group is holding its free, third annual College & Career Fair for the Arts on March 17 (9:30 am to 4 pm) at the Music Center Anne…

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Thursday, February 8, 2018

This Week in LA Theatre by Julio Martinez

By Julio Martinez IN THE NEWS Edward Machado and Darrell Larson present a marathon reading of Oscar Wilde’s De Profundis at the Odyssey Theatre in West Los Angeles on Valentine…

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Thursday, February 1, 2018

This Week in LA Theatre by Julio Martinez

By Julio Martinez IN THE NEWS Road Theatre on Lankershim in North Hollywood is hosting a reading of a new play, Onward, by Ojai playwright Christine Rosensteel, starring Ed Asner…

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Thursday, January 25, 2018

This Week in LA Theatre by Julio Martinez

By Julio Martinez IN THE NEWS Final casting has been announced for the all-star reading of William Goldman's screenplay for the 1976 film, All The President’s Men, scheduled for Ja…

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Thursday, January 18, 2018

This Week in LA Theatre by Julio Martinez

By Julio Martinez IN THE NEWS Rogue Machine Theatre launches season 11 with Ovation winner Guillermo Cienfuegos serving as Producing Director this year. The season opener is the …

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Thursday, January 11, 2018

This Week in LA Theatre by Julio Martinez

By Julio Martinez IN THE NEWS Chance Theater, the official resident theatre of Anaheim, announces its 20th anniversary season, with productions on both the Cripe and Fyda-Mar sta…

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Thursday, January 4, 2018

This Week in LA Stage by Julio Martinez

By Julio Martinez IN THE NEWS To mark the 50th anniversary of the death of Martin Luther King Jr., L.A. Theatre Works will present a touring production of the 2010 Olivier Award …

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Friday, December 22, 2017

This Week in LA Stage by Julio Martinez

By Julio Martinez IN THE NEWS The Fountain Theatre will present the West Coast premiere of Aaron Posner’s streamlined version of The Chosen, the coming-of-age story of two Jewi…

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Saturday, December 16, 2017

Inside LA Stage History: Justin Tanner by Julio Martinez

by Julio Martinez Steven Justin Tanner, born in 1964,  grew up in Salinas, California, an area that is the setting for his early plays. Tanner didn’t know he was going to be a playwright…

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Thursday, December 14, 2017

This Week in LA Theatre by Julio Martinez

By Julio Martinez IN THE NEWS The USC Master of Arts in Specialized Journalism (the Arts) program is accepting applications through Jan 31. This program brings together journalis…

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Thursday, December 7, 2017

This Week in LA Theatre by Julio Martinez

By Julio Martinez IN THE NEWS Rubicon Theatre Company in Ventura has unveiled its 20th anniversary season for 2018, beginning with the one-man play, Buyer & Seller by Jonath…

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Thursday, November 30, 2017

This Week in LA Theatre by Julio Martinez

By Julio Martinez IN THE NEWS Reykjavik, a series of connected vignettes featuring tourists in Iceland mixing with some unusual locals, will be Celebration Theatre's final New W…

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Thursday, November 23, 2017

This Week in LA Theatre by Julio Martinez

By Julio Martinez IN THE NEWS Last call for Fringe Scholarship applications, due Monday, November 27th by 11:59 pm. Seeking first-time Hollywood Fringe producers who “self-iden…

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Thursday, November 16, 2017

This Week in LA Theatre by Julio Martinez

By Julio Martinez IN THE NEWS On the occasion of its 50th anniversary, Hair, the American tribal rock musical, will be revived at the Palace Theatre in downtown LA by its origina…

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Thursday, November 9, 2017

This Week in LA Theatre by Julio Martinez

By Julio Martinez IN THE NEWS Hero Theatre will take part in a one-night benefit event, Teatro Para Puerto Rico!, at the Los Angeles Theatre Center, presented by the Latino Theat…

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Friday, November 3, 2017

This Week in LA Theatre by Julio Martinez

By Julio Martinez IN THE NEWS In anticipation of its 2018 program, the Hollywood Fringe Festival is offering a Creative Workshop series the weekend of Nov 4-5 at Studio/Stage. Th…

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Thursday, October 26, 2017

This Week in LA Theatre by Julio Martinez

By Julio Martinez IN THE NEWS California School of the Arts-San Gabriel Valley (CSArts-SGV), a new public charter school modeled after the noted Orange County School of the Arts …

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Thursday, October 19, 2017

This Week in LA Theatre by Julio Martinez

By Julio Martinez IN THE NEWS Three finalists have been selected for Center Theatre Group’s 2018 Richard E. Sherwood Award: writer, director, songwriter, and performer Gina You…

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Thursday, October 12, 2017

This Week in LA Theatre by Julio Martinez

By Julio Martinez IN THE NEWS The upcoming Hollywood Fringe Festival is offering another year of scholarships created to expand and diversify the pool of artists producing work t…

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Thursday, October 5, 2017

This Week in LA Theatre by Julio Martinez

by Julio Martinez IN THE NEWS L.A.'s Latino Theater Company, in association with Latinx Theatre Commons, is hosting Encuentro de Las Américas, a three-week live theater festival fea…

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Thursday, September 28, 2017

This Week in LA Theatre by Julio Martinez

By Julio Martinez IN THE NEWS Sierra Madre Playhouse has obtained the services of Tim Dang, the former Ovation Award-winning Artistic Director of East West Players, to direct No…

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Thursday, September 21, 2017

This Week in LA Theatre by Julio Martinez

By Julio Martinez IN THE NEWS The Board of Trustees of South Coast Repertory (SCR) and Artistic Director Marc Masterson have determined that, after seven years of service, Master…

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Friday, September 15, 2017

Playwright Oliver Mayer’s “Yerma in the Desert” by Julio Martinez

by Julio Martinez Playwright Oliver Mayer first came onto the L.A. theater scene in 1996 with the Mark Taper Forum’s production of Mayer’s Blade to the Heat, a highly expressionistic lo…

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Thursday, September 14, 2017

This Week in LA Theatre by Julio Martinez

By Julio Martinez IN THE NEWS East West Players (EWP) and the Robey Theatre Company (RTC) are reuniting to produce Philip Kan Gotanda’s Yohen, about the struggles of an interra…

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Thursday, September 7, 2017

This Week in LA Theatre by Julio Martinez

By Julio Martinez IN THE NEWS Rita Wilson and Tom Hanks will host the Shakespeare Center of Los Angeles' 27th Annual Simply Shakespeare benefit performance on Sep 18 at the Fre…

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Thursday, August 31, 2017

This Week in LA Theatre by Julio Martinez

By Julio Martinez IN THE NEWS Los Angeles Theatre Works is kicking off its 2017-18 season with a special one-night only event honoring E. Randol Schoenberg, the attorney who succ…

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Thursday, August 24, 2017

Inside LA Stage History: The Burbank Theatre & Oliver Morosco by Julio Martinez

By Julio Martinez From July 1943 until August 1949, I grew up in downtown Los Angeles, where my father managed the twelve restaurants in Downtown LA's Whelan’s Drug Stores. He was headqua…

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This Week in LA Theatre by Julio Martinez

By Julio Martinez IN THE NEWS Theater, film, and television director Matt Shakman has been named Artistic Director of the Geffen Playhouse by the theater’s Board of Directors a…

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Thursday, August 17, 2017

Inside LA Theatre by Julio Martinez

By Julio Martinez IN THE NEWS Magician/actor Albie Selznick has amalgamated twenty-five acts—drawn from The Magic Castle, America’s Got Talent, Penn and Teller’s Fool Us and mo…

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Friday, August 11, 2017

This Week in LA Theatre by Julio Martinez

By Julio Martinez IN THE NEWS East West Players announces its 52nd anniversary season kick-off fundraising event, One Night Only: EWP Night Market, to be held Sep 9 at East West …

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