Skip to main content Skip to footer site map
 
East West Players Announces October Special Events Series Photo East West Players Announces October Special Events Series
by BWW News Desk - Sep 30, 2019

East West Players, the nation's longest running theatre of color and largest producer of Asian American theatrical work, is proud to announce a series of special partnerships with Asian AF (the comedy variety show created by Upright Citizens Brigade Member Will Choi), and Crazy Talented Asians (the variety talent showcase created by Singer/Songwriter AJ Rafael) that will bring two multi-day events to the David Henry Hwang Theater in the Little Tokyo district of Downtown Los Angeles.

East West Players to Honor Jeanne Sakata and Aaron Takahashi at EWP NIGHT MARKET Photo East West Players to Honor Jeanne Sakata and Aaron Takahashi at EWP NIGHT MARKET
by BWW News Desk - Jul 23, 2019

East West Players (EWP) announces that its signature EWP Night Market fall event on Saturday, September 14, 2019 will honor actor and playwright Jeanne Sakata and actor Aaron Takahashi. EWP Night Market will feature tasting stations hosted by local restaurants, followed by an evening of performances. Proceeds of EWP Night Market support EWP's artistic and educational programs.

Photo Flash: Opening Night Of HAPPY DAYS At Mark Taper Forum Photo Photo Flash: Opening Night Of HAPPY DAYS At Mark Taper Forum
by BWW News Desk - May 23, 2019

The Yale Repertory Theatre production of Samuel Beckett's classic 'Happy Days' celebrated its opening night at Center Theatre Group/Mark Taper Forum. See photos from the evening!

DRUNK HISTORY Returns to Comedy Central with New Episodes on June 18 Photo DRUNK HISTORY Returns to Comedy Central with New Episodes on June 18
by TV News Desk - May 21, 2019

Pour a shot and learn a lot! The Emmy(R) Award-winning Comedy Central series Drunk History returns with eight all-new episodes premiering Tuesday, June 18 at 10:00 p.m. ET/PT, leading off with the highly innovative and spellbinding Derek Waters' Believe It or Not and followed by the series premiere of Alternatino with Arturo Castro at 10:30 p.m. ET/PT. Fans can watch the all new trailer featuring highlights from the new summer season here and catch up on the first eight episodes of season six on the Comedy Central App and at cc.com/drunk.

Photo Flash: Inside Opening Night of Ruben Santiago-Hudson's LACKAWANNA BLUES Photo Photo Flash: Inside Opening Night of Ruben Santiago-Hudson's LACKAWANNA BLUES
by BWW News Desk - Mar 14, 2019

Ruben Santiago-Hudson's powerful and touching solo play 'Lackawanna Blues' is currently running at the Mark Taper Forum. Produced by Center Theatre Group, See photos from opening night!

Photo Flash: Steppenwolf's LINDA VISTA Opens At Center Theatre Group Photo Photo Flash: Steppenwolf's LINDA VISTA Opens At Center Theatre Group
by BWW News Desk - Jan 17, 2019

Tonight Center Theatre Group opens Steppenwolf Theatre Company's production of Linda Vista written by Pulitzer Prize and Tony Award-winning ensemble member Tracy Letts, directed by Dexter Bullard, who also directed the world premiere at Steppenwolf. The production features Steppenwolf ensemble members Ian Barford, Tim Hopper, Sally Murphy and Caroline Neff with Chantal Thuy, Cora Vander Broek and Troy West.

Photo Flash: VALLEY OF THE HEART At Mark Taper Forum Celebrates Opening Night Photo Photo Flash: VALLEY OF THE HEART At Mark Taper Forum Celebrates Opening Night
by BWW News Desk - Nov 8, 2018

Center Theatre Group's production of 'Valley of the Heart' celerbated its opening night! See photos from the event below.

Photo Flash: THE HUMANS Celebrates Opening Night at the Ahamanson Theatre Photo Photo Flash: THE HUMANS Celebrates Opening Night at the Ahamanson Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Jun 21, 2018

Reed Birney and Jayne Houdyshell reprise their Tony Award®-winning performances in 'The Humans' for the last stop of the national tour at the Center Theatre Group / Ahmanson Theatre. Performances began this week in Los Angeles, check out the opening night arrivals below!

Photo Flash: SOMETHING ROTTEN! Opens at L.A.'s Ahmanson Theatre! Photo Photo Flash: SOMETHING ROTTEN! Opens at L.A.'s Ahmanson Theatre!
by BWW News Desk - Nov 22, 2017

Presented by Center Theatre Group, the Los Angeles engagement of 'Something Rotten!' opens Tuesday, November 21 at 8 p.m. at the Ahmanson Theatre. Performances will continue through December 31. Below, BroadwayWorld has a sneak peek at the cast in action before next week's opening!

Photo Flash: The Sun Shines Again! BRIGHT STAR Tour Opens in LA Photo Photo Flash: The Sun Shines Again! BRIGHT STAR Tour Opens in LA
by BWW News Desk - Oct 21, 2017

Presented by Center Theatre Group, 'Bright Star' opened at the Ahmanson Theatre on Friday, October 20. Go inside opening night below!

Photo Flash: George Takei and More Celebrate KING OF THE YEES Opening at the Douglas
by BWW News Desk - Jul 17, 2017

The world premiere production of 'King of the Yees' opened at Center Theatre Group's Kirk Douglas Theatre this Sunday, July 16, and BroadwayWorld has photos from the festivities below! Written by Lauren Yee, directed by Joshua Kahan Brody and produced in association with Goodman Theatre, 'King of the Yees' will continue through August 6, 2017.

Photo Flash: Frankie Valli, Mark Ballas and More Celebrate JERSEY BOYS Opening at the Ahmanson
by BWW News Desk - May 19, 2017

The Tony, Grammy and Olivier Award-winning hit musical 'Jersey Boys,' the story of Frankie Valli and The Four Seasons, opened last night, May 18, at the Center Theatre Group/Ahmanson Theatre. BroadwayWorld has photos from the festivities below!

Photo Flash: Christina Hendricks, Sharon Lawrence, Jesse Tyler Ferguson and More Attend Fiasco's INTO THE WOODS Opening at the Ahmanson
by BWW News Desk - Apr 6, 2017

The acclaimed Fiasco Theater production of 'Into the Woods' opened April 5, 2017, at Center Theatre Group/Ahmanson Theatre and plays through May 14, 2017. The celebrated new production of the Tony Award-winning musical with music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim and book by James Lapine, is directed by Noah Brody and Ben Steinfeld. BroadwayWorld has photos from the opening night festivities below!

Photo Flash: Opening Night of Phillipa Soo-Led AMELIE at Center Theatre Group's Ahmanson Theatre!
by BWW News Desk - Dec 17, 2016

Center Theatre Group's production of 'Amelie, A New Musical' at the Ahmanson Theatre opened December 16 and continues through January 15, 2017. Based on the motion picture written by Jean-Pierre Jeunet and Guillaume Laurant, 'Amelie, A New Musical' will have its Broadway premiere at the Walter Kerr Theatre, beginning performances on March 9, 2017 and opening April 3, 2017. Check out photos from the starry opening night below!

Photo Coverage: Angela Lansbury & More Attend GREY GARDENS THE MUSICAL Opening Night
by BWW News Desk - Jul 15, 2016

GREY GARDENS THE MUSICAL opened at CTG/Ahmanson Theatre on Wednesday, July 13, 2016. BroadwayWorld has photos from the starry opening night - check them out below!

Photo Flash: APPROPRIATE Celebrates Opening at Mark Taper Forum with Branden Jacobs-Jenkins, Bradley Whitford, Suzanne Cryer and More
by BWW News Desk - Oct 5, 2015

Branden Jacobs-Jenkins' razor-edged new comedy APPROPRIATE opened this weekend on October 4 and continues through November 1, 2015, at the Center Theatre Group/Mark Taper Forum. BroadwayWorld has photos from the opening night festivities below!

Photo Flash: THE SOUND OF MUSIC National Tour Celebrates Opening Night in Los Angeles; Curtain Call!
by BWW News Desk - Oct 1, 2015

A brand new production of Rodgers & Hammerstein's classic THE SOUND OF MUSIC launched its national tour at the Center Theatre Group / Ahmanson Theatre last night, September 30 at 8 p.m. Directed by three-time Tony Award winner Jack O'Brien, the production closes in Los Angeles on October 31, 2015, and will then tour North America for multiple seasons, playing multi-week and week-long engagements. BroadwayWorld has photos from the opening night curtain call and festivities below!

Photo Flash: Pierce Brosnan, Anjelica Huston, Michael Feinstein and More Celebrate Dame Edna's GLORIOUS GOODBYE Opening in L.A.
by BWW News Desk - Jan 29, 2015

The Center Theatre Group engagement of 'Dame Edna's Glorious Goodbye -- The Farewell Tour' opened last night, January 28 at the Ahmanson Theatre. The production continues through March 15, 2015. BroadwayWorld has photos from the opening night festivities below!

Photo Flash: First Look at Josh Gad and Kevin Hart in THE WEDDING RINGER
by Movies News Desk - Jun 18, 2014

USA Today just debuted three stills from next year's comedy THE WEDDING RINGER, featuring Josh Gad (Frozen, The Book of Mormon) with Kevin Hart as his Best Man-for-hire. Check them out below!

WEDDING RINGER Completes Cast, Begins Production in LA
by Movies News Desk - Sep 12, 2013

Screen Gems and Miramax are in production in Los Angeles on The Comedy 'The Wedding Ringer' starring Kevin Hart, Josh Gad and Kaley Cuoco.

 1