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 Chairman of the Board Frank Mancuso and Producing Director Gil Cates toast with Remy Photo

Chairman of the Board Frank Mancuso and Producing Director Gil Cates toast with Remy Martin√ɬĘ√Ę‚Äö¬¨√Ę‚Äě¬Ęs top of the line Louis XIII cognac, the sponsor for the evening√ɬĘ√Ę‚Äö¬¨√Ę‚Äě¬Ęs event.

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10/27/2011


Valarie Pettiford with Gil Cates and his wife

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11/26/2008


Shane Scheel, Gil Cates with wife Diane and Chris Isaacson

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11/26/2008


Roma Downey, Gil Cates, Dana Delany and guest

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03/26/2008
 





Gil Cates News

AVA: THE SECRET CONVERSATIONS Joins Geffen Playhouse's 2022/23 Season Photo AVA: THE SECRET CONVERSATIONS Joins Geffen Playhouse's 2022/23 Season
by Stephi Wild - Aug 9, 2022

Ava: The Secret Conversations will join the Geffen Playhouse 2022/2023 season lineup to complete the full season.

Nic Ashe, Bill Brochtrup, Tantoo Cardinal and More Will Lead THE INHERITANCE at Geffe Photo Nic Ashe, Bill Brochtrup, Tantoo Cardinal and More Will Lead THE INHERITANCE at Geffen Playhouse
by Stephi Wild - Jul 26, 2022

Geffen Playhouse announced the full cast for its West Coast premiere of the Stephen Daldry production of four-time Tony Award winner The Inheritance, written by Matthew López and directed by Mike Donahue.

Geffen Playhouse Announces $25MM Endowment Campaign and Raises $1MM at Annual Fundrai Photo Geffen Playhouse Announces $25MM Endowment Campaign and Raises $1MM at Annual Fundraiser
by Stephi Wild - Jun 7, 2022

Geffen Playhouse celebrated its 25th Anniversary and raised $1 million for the theater’s education, community engagement and artistic initiatives at its signature Backstage at the Geffen annual fundraiser held June 4, it was announced today. 

Geffen Playhouse Announces A WICKED SOUL IN CHERRY HILL Cast Photo Geffen Playhouse Announces A WICKED SOUL IN CHERRY HILL Cast
by Stephi Wild - May 24, 2022

Geffen Playhouse announced the full cast for its world premiere production of A Wicked Soul in Cherry Hill, written by Matt Schatz (The Door You Never Saw Before, The Burdens) and directed by Mike Donahue (The Legend of Georgia McBride, Little Shop of Horrors).

VIDEO: See Zachary Quinto, Calista Flockhart, Graham Phillips & Aimee Carrero in WHO' Photo VIDEO: See Zachary Quinto, Calista Flockhart, Graham Phillips & Aimee Carrero in WHO'S AFRAID OF VIRGINIA WOOLF?
by Stage Tube - May 5, 2022

Geffen Playhouse is presentiing Edward Albee's Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?, directed by Gordon Greenberg (Guys and Dolls, Irving Berlin's Holiday). Performances for Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? have begun and we have a first look at footage.

Wake Up With BWW 5/5: Ariana DeBose to Host the Tony Awards, and More! Photo Wake Up With BWW 5/5: Ariana DeBose to Host the Tony Awards, and More!
by - May 5, 2022

Today's top stories include our Tony Awards host, Ariana DeBose! Plus, watch the opening number from MJ the Musical, check out photos and clips from the Stephen Sondheim celebration performances, Sondheim's Old Friends, and more!

Review Roundup: Zachary Quinto, Calista Flockhart, Graham Phillips & Aimee Carrero in Photo Review Roundup: Zachary Quinto, Calista Flockhart, Graham Phillips & Aimee Carrero in Geffen Playhouse's WHO'S AFRAID OF VIRGINIA WOOLF?
by Review Roundups - May 4, 2022

See what the critics had to say about Geffen Playhouse's production of Edward Albee's Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?, directed by Gordon Greenberg (Guys and Dolls, Irving Berlin's Holiday).

BWW Review: WHO'S AFRAID OF VIRGINIA WOOLF? at Geffen Playhouse Photo BWW Review: WHO'S AFRAID OF VIRGINIA WOOLF? at Geffen Playhouse
by Harker Jones - May 3, 2022

Edward Albee‚Äôs Tony Award‚Äďwinning play about discontent and despair in 1960s academia is brought to blazing, blistering life by director Gordon Greenberg at the Geffen Playhouse, its themes and anxieties as relevant as ever on its 60th anniversary. Read our critic's review.

Wake Up With BWW 4/22: HANGMEN Reviews, All New FUNNY GIRL Photos, and More! Photo Wake Up With BWW 4/22: HANGMEN Reviews, All New FUNNY GIRL Photos, and More!
by - Apr 22, 2022

Last night, Hangmen officially opened on Broadway. Check out the reviews here! Plus, get an all new first look at photos from Funny Girl, starring Beanie Feldstein and Ramin Karimloo.

Photos: See Zachary Quinto, Calista Flockhart, Graham Phillips & Aimee Carrero in WHO Photo Photos: See Zachary Quinto, Calista Flockhart, Graham Phillips & Aimee Carrero in WHO'S AFRAID OF VIRGINIA WOOLF?
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 21, 2022

Geffen Playhouse is presenting Edward Albee's Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?, directed by Gordon Greenberg and starring Zachary Quinto, Calista Flockhart, Graham Phillips & Aimee Carrero. Check out the first photos from the production.

Gil Cates Videos

VIDEO: See Zachary Quinto, Calista Flockhart, Graham Phillips & Aimee Carrero in WHO' VideoVIDEO: See Zachary Quinto, Calista Flockhart, Graham Phillips & Aimee Carrero in WHO'S AFRAID OF VIRGINIA WOOLF?
by Stage Tube - May 5, 2022

Geffen Playhouse is presentiing Edward Albee's Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?, directed by Gordon Greenberg (Guys and Dolls, Irving Berlin's Holiday). Performances for Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? have begun and we have a first look at footage.

VIDEO: First Look at SKELETON CREW at Geffen Playhouse VideoVIDEO: First Look at SKELETON CREW at Geffen Playhouse
by Stage Tube - Jun 22, 2018

The third installment of Dominique Morisseau's acclaimed trilogy 'The Detroit Project,' SkeletonCrew follows four co-workers-Faye, Dez, Reggie and Shanita-at a Detroit auto factory in 2008. It highlights the layered relationships and drama of blue-collar workers navigating the instability and uncertainty in their personal lives and at work.

VIDEO: Tyne Daly Sings 'Pieces of Dreams' from New Musical CHASING MEM'RIES at the Ge VideoVIDEO: Tyne Daly Sings 'Pieces of Dreams' from New Musical CHASING MEM'RIES at the Geffen
by BWW Contests - Nov 16, 2017

The World Premiere of Chasing Mem'ries: A Different Kind of Musical, starring Tony and Emmy Award winner Tyne Daly and featuring new and original songs by award-winning lyricists Alan & Marilyn Bergman, is running at the Gil Cates Theater at The Geffen Playhouse and run through Sunday, December 17, 2017. Watch Daly sing 'Pieces of Dreams' from the show below!

VIDEO: Geffen Playhouse Remembers
by Stage Tube - Mar 24, 2017

The Geffen Playhouse in Los Angeles remembers productions through the years. From renowned shows of American classics and new plays to Education and Community Programs that extend the joy of live theater well beyond its four walls, the Geffen Playhouse is a lively hub and vital force within the cultural life of Los Angeles.

STAGE TUBE: First Look at Highlights of THESE PAPER BULLETS at Geffen Playhouse
by Stage Tube - Sep 18, 2015

Geffen Playhouse presents the West Coast premiere of THESE PAPER BULLETS! A Modish Ripoff of William Shakespeare's Much Ado About Nothing, opening the not-for-profit organization's 20th anniversary season in the Gil Cates Theater. Written by Pulitzer Prize finalist and Emmy Award nominated writer Rolin Jones (Friday Night Lights, Boardwalk Empire) with songs by Grammy Award winner Green Day frontman Billie Joe Armstrong and staged byJackson Gay, THESE PAPER BULLETS! was commissioned by Yale Repertory Theatre where it premiered in 2014. Below, BroadwayWorld has a first look at the cast in action!

BWW TV: Amy Brenneman, Beth Dixon, Virginia Kull and More in Highlights of RAPTURE, BLISTER, BURN at Geffen Playhouse
by BroadwayWorld TV - Aug 27, 2013

The original New York cast -- Amy Brenneman (Judging Amy, NYPD Blue, Private Practice), Beth Dixon, Virginia Kull, Kellie Overbey and Lee Tergesen (Monster, Wayne's World, Weird Science) - are set for the West Coast premiere of Rapture, Blister, Burn, written by Gina Gionfriddo, in the Gil Cates Theater at the Geffen Playhouse, running through September 22, 2013. BroadwayWorld has a first look at highlights of the production below!

BWW TV: First Look at Ron Eldard, Freddy Rodriguez and More in AMERICAN BUFFALO at Geffen Playhouse
by BroadwayWorld TV - Apr 8, 2013

Ron Eldard (Justified, ER), Freddy Rodriguez (Rico in Six Feet Under) and Bill Smitrovich (Drew Thatcher in Life Goes On) are set to appear in American Buffalo, a revival of David Mamet's American classic. BroadwayWorld has a first look at the production highlights below.

BWW TV: Sneak Peek of AMERICAN BUFFALO at Geffen Playhouse
by BroadwayWorld TV - Apr 8, 2013

Ron Eldard (Justified, ER), Freddy Rodriguez (Rico in Six Feet Under) and Bill Smitrovich (Drew Thatcher in Life Goes On) are set to appear in American Buffalo, a revival of David Mamet's American classic. BroadwayWorld brings you highlights below.

STAGE TUBE: First Look at Kathy Baker, Chris Mulkey, James Van Der Beek and More in Highlights of THE GIFT
by Stage Tube - Feb 12, 2013

James Van Der Beek, best known for his starring roles on Dawson's Creek and in Varsity Blues and who currently can be seen on ABC's Don't Trust the B-in Apartment 23, appears in the American premiere production of Joanna Murray-Smith's The Gift at the Geffen Playhouse. Check out the videos below!

STAGE TUBE: Sneak Peek of Geffen Playhouse's THE EXORCIST
by Stage Tube - Jun 8, 2012

The Geffen Playhouse's world premiere stage adaptation of The Exorcist showcases an award-winning design team - including world-renowned creative consultant Teller and internationally acclaimed spiritual composer Sir John Tavener - to bring playwright John Pielmeier's script and Tony Award winning director John Doyle's vision to life on stage. The team also includes Tony Award winning scenic/costume designer Scott Pask, lighting designer Jane Cox and sound designer Dan Moses Schreir. Working with Doyle, the design team will be tasked with creating a theatrical experience that engages the senses in a way that is unique to live performance.