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Amir Levi

 
Bio:
Amir Levi is a non-binary performer and activist based in LA. TV: Fresh Off the Boat, Speechless, Brooklyn 99, New Girl, The Middle, Casual, Transparent, Game Shakers, 2 Broke Girls. LA theater credits include MARCH (LGBT Center & Playwrights Arena), Nathan C. Jones: A Love Story? (The Blank Theatre ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Amir Levi is a non-binary performer and activist based in LA. TV: Fresh Off the Boat, Speechless, Brooklyn 99, New Girl, The Middle, Casual, Transparent, Game Shakers, 2 Broke Girls. LA theater credits include MARCH (LGBT Center & Playwrights Arena), Nathan C. Jones: A Love Story? (The Blank Theatre ... (read complete bio)
Pothos Arts & Theater House to Present TRANS VOICES CABARET: PRIDE, June 3-4 Photo Pothos Arts & Theater House to Present TRANS VOICES CABARET: PRIDE, June 3-4
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 12, 2022

Pothos Arts & Theater House will present Trans Voices Cabaret: Pride, the West Coast premiere of the internationally performed Trans Voices Cabaret series. Trans Voices Cabaret: Pride kicks off Pride Month with two performances, Friday June 3 at 8pm and Saturday June 4 at 2pm, at The Complex Theatres and Studios in Hollywood.

Ucross and The Blank Theatre Announce Winner Of 2022 Future Of Playwriting Prize Photo Ucross and The Blank Theatre Announce Winner Of 2022 Future Of Playwriting Prize
by Stephi Wild - Apr 20, 2022

Ucross, a prestigious artist residency program and creative laboratory for the arts in Wyoming, and The Blank Theatre, a Los Angeles institution celebrating 31 years of imaginative theatre, today announced the winner of the second annual Ucross + The Blank Theatre Future of Playwriting Prize, a one-of-a-kind award for early-career playwrights nationwide.

Ucross and The Blank Theatre Announce Finalists for 2022 Future of Playwriting Priz Photo Ucross and The Blank Theatre Announce Finalists for 2022 Future of Playwriting Prize
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 24, 2022

Ucross and The Blank Theatre today announced the five finalists for the second annual Ucross + The Blank Theatre – Future of Playwriting Prize, a one-of-a-kind award for young playwrights nationwide.

Echo LABFEST 2022 Readings to Take Place Online Photo Echo LABFEST 2022 Readings to Take Place Online
by A.A. Cristi - Feb 7, 2022

The Echo Theater Company has moved the previously announced Echo LABFest 2022, readings of seven new plays developed in the company's Playwright's Lab under the leadership of Brian Otaño and Hannah Wolf, online.

Photos: First Look at Playwrights' Arena's Production Of WAITING Photo Photos: First Look at Playwrights' Arena's Production Of WAITING
by Stephi Wild - Jul 24, 2021

WAITING is inspired by Samuel Beckett’s iconic play, WAITING FOR GODOT. With humor deeply steeped in Latinx culture, and our country’s anti-immigrant policies, WAITING explores the meaning—and absurdities—of identity and belonging. This is a shorter, pandemic version of the playwright’s full-length play, WAITING FOR GODÍNEZ. 

Playwrights' Arena Announces The Cast of WAITING Photo Playwrights' Arena Announces The Cast of WAITING
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 30, 2021

Jon Lawrence Rivera, Artistic Director of Playwrights' Arena – the first and oldest theater dedicated to discovering, nurturing, and producing original works written exclusively by Los Angeles playwrights – has announced the cast for WAITING by Daniel A. Olivas, which includes Shanelle Darlene, Valentina Guerra, Amir Levi, and Raul Vega Martinez.

Skylight LIVE Presents Three New Events Online in Honor of Juneteenth Photo Skylight LIVE Presents Three New Events Online in Honor of Juneteenth
by Stephi Wild - Jun 16, 2021

Skylight Theatre dedicates three live events commemorating Juneteenth, a holiday celebrating the emancipation of those who were enslaved in the United States. This programming will explore what “Freedom” means in today's society for Black people and other marginalized folx in the U.S.

Ucross And The Blank Theatre Announce Winners Of Future Of Playwriting Prize Photo Ucross And The Blank Theatre Announce Winners Of Future Of Playwriting Prize
by Stephi Wild - Apr 12, 2021

Ucross, a prestigious artist residency program and creative laboratory for the arts in Wyoming, and The Blank Theatre, a Los Angeles institution celebrating 31 years of imaginative theatre, today announced the winners of the newly created Ucross + The Blank Theatre Future of Playwriting Prize, a one-of-a-kind award for young playwrights nationwide.

Ucross and The Blank Theatre Announce Semi-Finalists For Future of Playwriting Prize Photo Ucross and The Blank Theatre Announce Semi-Finalists For Future of Playwriting Prize
by Stephi Wild - Feb 17, 2021

Ucross, a prestigious artist residency program and creative laboratory for the arts in Wyoming, and The Blank Theatre, a Los Angeles institution celebrating 30 years of imaginative theatre, today announced the semi-finalists for the newly created Ucross + The Blank Theatre – Future of Playwriting Prize, a one-of-a-kind award for young playwrights nationwide.

Rogue Artists Ensemble Presents STORAGE RUN Photo Rogue Artists Ensemble Presents STORAGE RUN
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 1, 2020

Pee-Wee’s Playhouse meets Choose Your Own Adventure meets classic holiday fare in Storage Run, a new, interactive holiday experience from Rogue Artists Ensemble.

BWW Interview: Playwright and Director Jessica Litwak on THE FEAR PROJECT Photo BWW Interview: Playwright and Director Jessica Litwak on THE FEAR PROJECT
by Shari Barrett - Oct 24, 2020

Here is my interview with Jessica Litwak, the playwright and director of THE FEAR PROJECT and Artistic Director of the H.E.A.T. Collective, who shares information about the group, the show, and the actors/collaborators who worked with her on its creation. Then register and tune in on October 25th and/or 30th.

BWW Interview: Prolific Director Jon Lawrence Rivera MARCHes Thru The Pandemic With T Photo BWW Interview: Prolific Director Jon Lawrence Rivera MARCHes Thru The Pandemic With The LALGBT Center
by Gil Kaan - Oct 4, 2020

Playrights' Arena's artistic director Jon Lawrence Rivera will world premiere MARCH, inaugurating the Los Angeles LBGT Centera??s innovative new live theatre series, GARAGE THEATRE on Saturday, October 17, 2020. Performances for audiences (in their individual vehicles) will take place in the unique, experimental space of an underground parking structure located below the Centera??s Anita May Rosenstein Campus in Hollywood.

LA LGBT Center & Playwrights' Arena Present the World Premiere of MARCH Photo LA LGBT Center & Playwrights' Arena Present the World Premiere of MARCH
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 23, 2020

The Los Angeles LGBT Center's Lily Tomlin/Jane Wagner Cultural Arts Center and Playwrights' Arena have announced the inaugural production of the Center's innovative new live theatre series, Garage Theatre.

The Blank Theatre's NIXON ON NIXON And NATHAN C. JONES: A LOVE STORY? Extended On Yo Photo The Blank Theatre's NIXON ON NIXON And NATHAN C. JONES: A LOVE STORY? Extended On YouTube
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 10, 2020

The Blank Theatre's critically acclaimed streaming productions of Nixon on Nixon, a new play by Sean Waldron featuring Rob Nagle and directed by Bree Pavey (with dramaturgy by Shelagh McFadden) and Nathan C. Jones: A Love Story?, a world premiere musical with book by Vanessa Claire Stewart, music by Brendan Milburn, and lyrics by Milburn and Stewart, featuring Amir Levi and directed by Daniel Henning, have now been extended through July 4 for free viewing on YouTube. Both will then move to The Blank's Third Stage on Patreon.

BWW Review: The Blank Theatre's Living Room Series Takes NATHAN C. JONES: A LOVE STOR Photo BWW Review: The Blank Theatre's Living Room Series Takes NATHAN C. JONES: A LOVE STORY? Online
by Ellen Dostal - May 30, 2020

On the surface, NATHAN C. JONES appears to be an unassuming little show about a young man and his new romance. But, as the audience is drawn further and further into the story, it becomes clear that the writers are exploring much deeper questions about loneliness, the desire to be loved, and what happens when reality sits on shifting sands.

VIDEO: Watch The Blank Theatre's Stream of NATHAN C. JONES: A LOVE STORY? Photo VIDEO: Watch The Blank Theatre's Stream of NATHAN C. JONES: A LOVE STORY?
by Stage Tube - May 30, 2020

Kicking off its 30th anniversary season, The Blank Theatre in Hollywood presented a livestream of Nathan C. Jones: A Love Story?, a world premiere musical with book by Vanessa Claire Stewart, music by Brendan Milburn, and lyrics by Milburn and Stewart, featuring Amir Levi and directed by Daniel Henning.

The Blank Theatre's 30th Anniversary Season Kicks Off With Livestreamed Shows NIXON O Photo The Blank Theatre's 30th Anniversary Season Kicks Off With Livestreamed Shows NIXON ON NIXON and NATHAN C. JONES: A LOVE STORY?
by Stephi Wild - May 12, 2020

Kicking off its 30th anniversary season, The Blank Theatre in Hollywood has announced two live-stream shows.

BWW Review: MISS LILLY GETS BONED at Rogue Machine Theatre Photo BWW Review: MISS LILLY GETS BONED at Rogue Machine Theatre
by Jeffrey Scott - Oct 6, 2019

Rogue Machine Opens MISS LILY GETS BONED Photo Rogue Machine Opens MISS LILY GETS BONED
by Stephi Wild - Aug 28, 2019

Rogue Machine presents the West Coast Premiere of Bekah Brunstetter's a?oeMISS LILLY GETS BONEDa?? directed by Robin Larsen.

THE DIRECTION HOME Opens On July 20 At Let Live Theatre Photo THE DIRECTION HOME Opens On July 20 At Let Live Theatre
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 26, 2019

West Hollywood, 1979. It's a moment in time before cityhood, before sweeping demographic changes, before gentrification and exorbitant prices, before a decade of the tumultuous upheaval of historic events. It's a time that's slightly simpler and perhaps more naive and innocent.

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