Thursday, May 25, 2017

Center Theatre Group Extends Application Period for 2018 Block Party by @ This Stage Staff

[PRESS RELEASE] The deadline to apply to Center Theatre Group’s 2017-2018 Block Party: Celebrating Los Angeles Theatre has been extended to June 6, 2017. Block Party aims to highlight s…

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This Week in L.A. Theatre by Julio Martinez

IN THE NEWS The deadline to apply to Center Theatre Group’s 2017-2018 Block Party: Celebrating Los Angeles Theatre has been extended to June 6. Block Party aims to highlight rem…

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Friday, May 19, 2017

This Week: The Opening Night Party, Emotional Terrorism, Humorous Penetration by Julio Martinez

IN THE NEWS The 2017 opening night party for the Hollywood Fringe Festival will be held on June 7th at Fringe Central. To get a head-start on the Fringe experience, attend preview…

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This Week in L.A. Theatre by Julio Martinez

  IN THE NEWS South Coast Repertory in Costa Mesa, with productions on its Segerstrom and Julianne Argyros Stages, will launch its 2017-18 season Sept. 2–30 with the mult…

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Thursday, May 18, 2017

Inside LA STAGE History: Gilmor Brown & The Pasadena Playhouse by Julio Martinez

by JULIO MARTINEZ the first 130-plus years of the United States' existence, the apex of upscale cultural life in the nation was live theater. By the 1880s, the introduction of formulaic …

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Friday, May 12, 2017

This Week: Dystopian Societies, Zombie Clown Trump, and Herpes: A Love Story by Julio Martinez

IN THE NEWS The 2017 Hollywood Fringe Festival guide is now available for you to view online. There are still pre-festival Fringe events to attend, including the final Workshop o…

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Thursday, May 11, 2017

This Week in L.A. Theatre by Julio Martinez

IN THE NEWS Center Theatre Group has added to the considerable list of talent set for its 50th Anniversary Celebration, a one-night-only production from writer/director/producer …

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The Subtext. Episode 24: Dan O’Brien by Brian James Polak

A podcast where playwrights talk to playwrights about the things usually left unsaid. In a conversation that dives into life's muck, we learn what irks, agitates, motivates, inspires and —…

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Wednesday, May 10, 2017
Friday, May 5, 2017

ENTER>text and homeLA Activate the Silverlake Neutra Home in One House Twice by Lara J. Altunian

by LARA J. ALTUNIAN you approach the Neutra VDL Studio and Residences on Silver Lake Blvd., you will notice that the entire building is naked. Its curtains are typically pulled back, exp…

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Thursday, May 4, 2017

This Week in L.A. Theatre by Julio Martinez

IN THE NEWS Playwright and screenwriter Josefina López (Real Women Have Curves), founding artistic director of Casa 0101, will celebrate her 30th anniversary as a writer with the…

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Wednesday, May 3, 2017
Tuesday, May 2, 2017

A Call to Action: Three Dance Companies Explore Revolution, Empathy and Healing by Lara J. Altunian

by LARA J. ALTUNIAN Resource Center’s HOME GROWN @ Bootleg is a biannual production dedicated to encouraging the expanding Los Angeles dance scene by showcasing work by local choreogra…

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Thursday, April 27, 2017

This Week in L.A. Theatre by Julio Martinez

IN THE NEWS Laura Zucker has announced her plans to leave her 25-year position as Executive Director of the Los Angeles County Arts Commission as of July 31, 2017. Under Ms. Zucke…

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Tuesday, April 25, 2017

Laura Zucker Will Leave LA County Arts Commission in July by @ This Stage Staff

[PRESS RELEASE] Zucker announced her plans to leave her position as Executive Director of the Los Angeles County Arts Commission on July 31, 2017. Ms. Zucker has been a driving force in …

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Thursday, April 20, 2017

This Week in L.A. Theatre by Julio Martinez

IN THE NEWS Center Theatre Group Artistic Director Michael Ritchie has announced separate co-commissioning partnerships with four internationally renowned theatres. Chicago’s Go…

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Fighting Failure, Twice Over: What’s Next for Cabrillo Music Theatre? by Jenny Lower

by JENNY LOWER Cabrillo Music Theatre — a family-friendly musical theater company based in the upscale suburb of Thousand Oaks, California, for more than two decades — announced in M…

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Monday, April 17, 2017
Friday, April 14, 2017

ARULA Encourages Audiences to Resist, Rise Up by Ed Rampell

by ED RAMPELL national theater community fired its first shot at the incoming Trump regime November 18, when Hamilton’s cast admonished then-Vice President-elect Mike Pence after a per…

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Thursday, April 13, 2017

This Week in L.A. Theatre by Julio Martinez

IN THE NEWS Lythgoe Family Panto (LFP), in association with The Pasadena Playhouse, expands its annual Panto at the Playhouse for the holiday season, this year premiering Beauty a…

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Wednesday, April 12, 2017

To the Zoo and Back: ASL Meets Albee at the Wallis by Michael Van Duzer

by MICHAEL VAN DUZER "I’ve been to the zoo.” startling announcement opens Edward Albee’s seminal short drama, The Zoo Story. A menacingly loquacious Jerry hurls the words at Pe…

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Monday, April 10, 2017

The Subtext. Episode 23: John Glore by Brian James Polak

A podcast where playwrights talk to playwrights about the things usually left unsaid. In a conversation that dives into life's muck, we learn what irks, agitates, motivates, inspires and —…

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Thursday, April 6, 2017

This Week in L.A. Theatre by Julio Martinez

IN THE NEWS Center Theatre Group announced its 50th-Anniversary Celebration, paying homage to 50 years of excellence and spotlighting CTG’s education and community outreach prog…

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Thursday, March 30, 2017

This Week in L.A. Theatre by Julio Martinez

IN THE NEWS Boston Court Performing Arts Center in Pasadena continues its free Community Engagement programming with a poetry reading and book signing with Dan O'Brien on Apr 9. P…

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Tuesday, March 28, 2017

The Curious Contradictions of Fighting for the Arts in D.C. by Steven Leigh Morris

by STEVEN LEIGH MORRIS   We Don’t Need No Stinkin’ Facts + + + , Gertude, we really do live in a post-fact era. And Washington, D.C. may be Ground Zero — the target for wha…

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Thursday, March 23, 2017

This Week in L.A. Theatre by Julio Martinez

IN THE NEWS Center Theatre Group invites current undergraduate and graduate-level college and university students to attend the Going Pro Career Fair, hosted by East Los Angeles C…

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Tuesday, March 21, 2017

The Subtext. Episode 21: Cory Hinkle by Brian James Polak

A podcast where playwrights talk to playwrights about the things usually left unsaid. In a conversation that dives into life's muck, we learn what irks, agitates, motivates, inspires and —…

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Friday, March 17, 2017

Bullying, Angst, Adolescent Identity: Laurie Sefton & Clairobscur Dance by Christina Campodonico

by CHRISTINA CAMPODONICO Sefton’s choreography can feel like watching a teenager’s diary come to life. At a Clairobscur Dance Company rehearsal — of which Sefton is the founder an…

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Thursday, March 16, 2017

This Week in L.A. Theatre by Julio Martinez

IN THE NEWS Building the Wall, a two-person play by Pulitzer and Tony Award-winner Robert Schenkkan (The Kentucky Cycle, All the Way), will open on Mar 18 at the 99-seat Fountain …

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White House Budget Proposal Includes Eliminating the National Endowments for the Arts, Humanities by @ This Stage Staff

Today the White House released its 2018 FY budget proposal, which included $54 billion in cuts across federal government programming. Among the programs targeted for elimination are the Nati…

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