Kirk Douglas News

VENICE Plays The Kirk Douglas Theater, Opens 10/17
by BWW News Desk - Jul 20, 2010

The world premiere production of the Center Theatre Group-commissioned 'Venice,' a new musical that tells a rich story of war, love, betrayal and the quest for peace with a powerful score that fuses elements of hip-hop, R&B and opera. At the CTG/Kirk Douglas Theatre. Opening is set for October 17. (more...)

BONES Begins Performances At The Kirk Douglas Theater 7/30
by BWW News Desk - Jul 19, 2010

The world premiere of Dael Orlandersmith's 'Bones' opens Saturday, July 31 at 8 p.m. at Center Theatre Group's Kirk Douglas Theatre. Commissioned by CTG, 'Bones' will have one preview on Friday, July 30, and will run for nine performances only through August 8, 2010, as part of DouglasPlus programming. (more...)

BECOMING NORMAN Set to Open at NoHo Arts Center for 18 Performances Only, 8/6-9/12
by BWW News Desk - Jul 15, 2010

Raul Espinoza, It's in the Cards, and the NoHo Arts Center Ensemble have announced the world premiere of Becoming Norman in North Hollywood. This new solo show with original music, written and performed by Norman P. Dixon, will play one preview performance on Friday, August 6 at 8pm and is set to open at the NoHo Arts Center on Saturday, August 7 at 8pm. The engagement will run through Sunday, September 12 only. (more...)

Kirk Douglas Theatre to Present CRIPPLE OF INISHMAAN et al. '10-'11
by BWW News Desk - Jul 15, 2010

Los Angeles's Kirk Douglas Theatre, a member of the Center Theatre Group, has announced several production for its 2010-2011 season, Variety reports. The productions will include Eric Rosen's and Matt Sax's VENICE, THIS, and Martin McDonagh's THE CRIPPLE OF INISHMAAN. (more...)

VENICE, INISHMAAN, THIS et al. Set for CTG's 2010-2011 Season at Kirk Douglas Theatre; Season Announced
by BWW News Desk - Jul 14, 2010

Michael Ritchie, Artistic Director of Center Theatre Group, has set the 2010-2011 season at CTG's Kirk Douglas Theatre in Culver City. The new season, which features three productions and four DouglasPlus presentations, will run from October 7, 2010, through August 28, 2011. (more...)

Kirk Douglas Theatre Hosts Two Dale Orlandersmith Plays, STOOP STORIES Closes 7/11
by BWW News Desk - Jul 11, 2010

With the tough beauty of her writing and the fierce authenticity of her characters, Pulitzer Prize finalist and Obie Award-winning playwright Dael Orlandersmith will bring two of her works to Los Angeles in July and August, the West Coast premiere of her solo performance piece 'Stoop Stories' and the world premiere of her new play 'Bones.' Both plays will be presented as part of DouglasPlus programming at Center Theatre Group's Kirk Douglas Theatre in Culver City. (more...)

STOOP STORIES Plays The Kirk Douglas Theatre, Begins 7/9
by BWW News Desk - Jul 09, 2010

The West Coast premiere of Dael Orlandersmith's 'Stoop Stories' begins performances Wednesday, July 7 at 8 p.m. and opens Friday, July 9 at 8 p.m. at Center Theatre Group's Kirk Douglas Theatre. (more...)

Kirk Douglas Theatre Hosts Dale Orlandersmith's STOOP STORIES, 7/7-11
by BWW News Desk - Jul 07, 2010

With the tough beauty of her writing and the fierce authenticity of her characters, Pulitzer Prize finalist and Obie Award-winning playwright Dael Orlandersmith will bring two of her works to Los Angeles in July and August, the West Coast premiere of her solo performance piece 'Stoop Stories' and the world premiere of her new play 'Bones.' Both plays will be presented as part of DouglasPlus programming at Center Theatre Group's Kirk Douglas Theatre in Culver City. (more...)

Dileep Rao Makes NYC Stage Debut In THE AWESOME DANCE
by BWW News Desk - Jun 30, 2010

Avatar Star Makes NY Theater Debut in THE AWESOME DANCE. Previews begins September 2 at The Cherry Pit (more...)

STOOP STORIES Plays The Kirk Douglas Theatre, Begins 7/9
by BWW News Desk - Jun 28, 2010

The West Coast premiere of Dael Orlandersmith's 'Stoop Stories' begins performances Wednesday, July 7 at 8 p.m. and opens Friday, July 9 at 8 p.m. at Center Theatre Group's Kirk Douglas Theatre. (more...)

The Strange Love of Martha Ivers Screened During Oscar Noir 6/28
by BWW News Desk - Jun 28, 2010

'The Strange Love of Martha Ivers' (1946), in which Kirk Douglas made his film debut, will be screened as the next feature in the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences' series 'Oscar Noir: 1940s Writing Nominees from Hollywood's Dark Side' on Monday, June 28, at 7:30 p.m. at the Academy's Samuel Goldwyn Theater (more...)

Celebration Theatre Extends THE WOMEN OF BREWSTER PLACE Thru 6/27
by BWW News Desk - Jun 27, 2010

Celebration Theatre is thrilled to announce that the West Coast Premiere of its smash-hit, critically-acclaimed new musical, THE WOMEN OF BREWSTER PLACE - The Musical, with music, book and lyrics by Tim Acito (Zanna, Don't), choreography by Ameenah Kaplan (Altar Boyz, Frosty the Snow Manilow), musical direction by Greg Nabours (A New Brain), directed by Michael Matthews (Haram Iran, Beautiful Thing) and produced for Celebration Theatre by David Tarlow is EXTENDING through Sunday, June 27 at Celebration Theatre, 7051B Santa Monica Blvd. in Hollywood. (more...)

THE WAKE At Berkeley Rep Closes 6/27
by BWW News Desk - Jun 27, 2010

This spring, Berkeley Repertory Theatre and Center Theatre Group present In the Wake, a powerful world premiere from the creators of Broadway's Well. Obie Award-winners Lisa Kron and Leigh Silverman reunite for a searing show which questions whether we as Americans appreciate our freedom. (more...)

Los Angeles's Antaeus Company to Present Double-Cast KING LEAR
by BWW News Desk - Jun 26, 2010

The Antaeus Company, Los Angeles's classical theater ensemble, will open ClassicsFest 2010 with King Lear, its first full production of a Shakespeare play. Bart DeLorenzo will direct King Lear with renowned scholar, actor, and Antaeus founding artistic director Dakin Matthews and Broadway veteran/three-time Tony nominee Harry Groener heading two fully double-cast ensembles. (more...)

Circus Theatricals' MORE LIES ABOUT JERZY Closes 6/26
by BWW News Desk - Jun 26, 2010

Circus Theatricals opens it 2010 Season with The West Coast Premiere of More Lies About Jerzy by Davey Holmes (WGA Award-winner for In Treatment) and directed by David Trainer (That 70s Show) and produced by Jeannine Wisnosky Stehlin. (more...)

The Strange Love of Martha Ivers Screened During Oscar Noir 6/28
by BWW News Desk - Jun 22, 2010

'The Strange Love of Martha Ivers' (1946), in which Kirk Douglas made his film debut, will be screened as the next feature in the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences' series 'Oscar Noir: 1940s Writing Nominees from Hollywood's Dark Side' on Monday, June 28, at 7:30 p.m. at the Academy's Samuel Goldwyn Theater (more...)

The Fountain Theatre Presents OPUS 6/19- 7/25
by BWW News Desk - Jun 19, 2010

Sex, drugs and chamber music! The Fountain Theatre continues its 20th Anniversary Season with the Los Angeles premiere of Opus by Michael Hollinger. This multiple award-winning, behind-the-scenes look at a 'high strung' string quartet stars Daniel Blinkoff, Jia Doughman, Gregory G. Giles, Christian Lebano and Cooper Thornton. (more...)

Photo Flash: Pine and Perry In CTG's THE LIEUTENANT OF INISHMORE
by BWW News Desk - Jun 18, 2010

Center Theatre Group's production of 'The Lieutenant of Inishmore,' Martin McDonagh's strikingly original black comedy follows Padraic (played by Chris Pine), a terrorist deemed too angry for the IRA, and the swath of destruction he cuts on his return to Inishmore to care for a beloved pet. 'The Lieutenant of Inishmore' begins previews at the Mark Taper Forum on June 30, opens July 11 and continues through August 8, 2010. (more...)

HEROES' WAY With Kathy Buckley And No Limit's Children's Ensemble Plays 6/17
by BWW News Desk - Jun 17, 2010

Gifted comic, award-winning actress, accomplished author, and renowned inspirational speaker Kathy Buckley originally gained fame as 'America's First Hearing Impaired Comedienne,' a five-time American Comedy Award Nominee as Best Standup Comedienne. (more...)

Kathy Buckley Performs at Kirk Douglas With The No Lomits Children's Chorus 6/17
by BWW News Desk - Jun 17, 2010

Gifted comic, award-winning actress, accomplished author, and renowned inspirational speaker Kathy Buckley originally gained fame as 'America's First Hearing Impaired Comedienne,' a five-time American Comedy Award Nominee as Best Standup Comedienne. 'Heroes' Way' features Ms. Buckley and the No Limits Children's Performing Ensemble for one night only, Saturday, June 17 (7:30pm) at the Kirk Douglas Theatre in Culver City, benefiting No Limits national outreach educational program for deaf and hard-of-hearing children. (more...)

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