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Cast Announced For THE ART COUPLE At Kirk Douglas Theatre Photo Cast Announced For THE ART COUPLE At Kirk Douglas Theatre
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 6, 2020

Casting is set for Sacred Fools Theater Company's production of a?oeThe Art Couple,a?? which will be performed at the Kirk Douglas Theatre as part of Center Theatre Group's fourth annual Block Party: Celebrating Los Angeles Theatre. Written by Brendan Hunt and directed by Lauren Van Kurin,

Center Theatre Group Presents Block Party 2020: Celebrating Los Angeles Theatre
by Stephi Wild - Feb 28, 2020

Center Theatre Group's fourth annual Block Party highlights some of the remarkable work being done on other stages throughout Los Angeles by fully producing two previously staged productions.

Sacred Fools Presents The World Premiere Of GIFTED Photo Sacred Fools Presents The World Premiere Of GIFTED
by A.A. Cristi - Jan 14, 2020

The Sacred Fools Theater Company is kicking off the new year with the World Premiere of Gifted by Bob DeRosa, directed by Rebecca Larsen. Opening Friday, January 24 and running through February 29 in the Broadwater Black Box, the show will run Fridays and Saturdays at 8pm, with Sunday performances on January 26, February 2 and 16 at 4pm and one performance on Monday, February 17 at 8pm. 

Center Theatre Group Announces Productions For Block Party 2020 Photo Center Theatre Group Announces Productions For Block Party 2020
by A.A. Cristi - Nov 5, 2019

Center Theatre Group has selected two local productions for the fourth annual Block Party: Celebrating Los Angeles Theatre at the Kirk Douglas Theatre from March 18 through April 19, 2020. Block Party 2020 will remount Sacred Fools Theater Company's a?oeThe Art Couplea?? and IAMA Theatre Company's a?oeCanyon.a?? The visiting companies will receive the full support of Center Theatre Group and its staff in order to fund, stage and market each production. 

Center Theatre Group Announces Productions for Block Party 2020 Photo Center Theatre Group Announces Productions for Block Party 2020
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 5, 2019

Center Theatre Group has selected two local productions for the fourth annual Block Party: Celebrating Los Angeles Theatre at the Kirk Douglas Theatre from March 18 through April 19, 2020. Block Party 2020 will remount Sacred Fools Theater Company's 'The Art Couple' and IAMA Theatre Company's 'Canyon.' The visiting companies will receive the full support of Center Theatre Group and its staff in order to fund, stage and market each production.

Rita Moreno to Guest Star on ABC's BLESS THIS MESS Photo Rita Moreno to Guest Star on ABC's BLESS THIS MESS
by Kaitlin Milligan - Apr 16, 2019

Rita Moreno will headline a roster of guest stars on ABC's comedy Bless This Mess, which premieres Tuesday, according to The Hollywood Reporter.

SOFT POWER, Kathleen Marshall and More Nominated for 2019 LA Stage Alliance Ovation A Photo SOFT POWER, Kathleen Marshall and More Nominated for 2019 LA Stage Alliance Ovation Awards
by A.A. Cristi - Nov 21, 2018

The nominees for the 29th Annual LA STAGE Alliance Ovation Awards, celebrating theatrical excellence and achievement throughout Los Angeles, were announced this week.

Sacred Fools Announce Extension of World Premiere Play THE ART COUPLE Photo Sacred Fools Announce Extension of World Premiere Play THE ART COUPLE
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 2, 2018

The Sacred Fools Theater Company is delighted to present the World Premiere of The Art Couple by Brendan Hunt (Absolutely Filthy), directed by Lauren Van Kurin. The comic mayhem begins Friday, February 16 and runs through Sunday, March 17 with performances on Fridays and Saturdays at 8pm, Sundays at 7pm (with the exception of Sunday, March 4 - no performance that date). The show will be performed in the Black Box Theater of the Broadwater Theater Complex.

Review: THE ART COUPLE Cleverly Re-Imagines Two Very Different Odd Couples Photo Review: THE ART COUPLE Cleverly Re-Imagines Two Very Different Odd Couples
by Shari Barrett - Apr 1, 2018

Long before Felix met Oscar, Vincent van Gogh and Paul Gauguin were ill-fitting roommates in the south of France, which turned out to be a fateful co-habitation that changed the face of art - as well as Van Gogh's face! Playwright Brendan Hunt cleverly re-imagines these two art masters as the subjects of Neil Simon's original draft of The Odd Couple, which Hunt presents as being co-written with yet another of the oddest couples possible - Sam Shepard, here introduced as Steve, an oddball busboy looking for his first big break.

BWW Review: THE HOT LIST! What's Hot This Month on L.A. Stages Photo BWW Review: THE HOT LIST! What's Hot This Month on L.A. Stages
by Ellen Dostal - Mar 28, 2018

What made the Hot List? THE ART COUPLE from Sacred Fools Theatre Company at The Broadwater, SELL/BUY/DATE at Geffen Playhouse, and ALL'S WELL THAT ENDS WELL at Independent Shakespeare Co.'s new studio theater. Check out the latest recommendations below and go see a show! Reviews by BWW Sr. Editor Ellen Dostal (LADCC).

Sacred Fools Closes Out Season 21 with World Premiere of AKUMA-SHIN Photo Sacred Fools Closes Out Season 21 with World Premiere of AKUMA-SHIN
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 19, 2018

The Sacred Fools Theater Company is excited to present the World Premiere of the monster drama Akuma-shin by Kenley Smith, directed by Scott Leggett. The final Mainstage show of the company's 21st season opens Friday, March 30 and runs through Saturday, April 28 with performances on Fridays and Saturdays at 8pm, Sundays at 7pm. The show will be performed in the Main Stage Theater of the Broadwater Theater Complex.

Sacred Fools Announces Extension Dates for THE ART COUPLE Photo Sacred Fools Announces Extension Dates for THE ART COUPLE
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 7, 2018

Due to popular demand and sold out houses, Sacred Fools Theater Company is delighted to announce that it will be extending the run of its current, world premiere production of The Art Couple written by Brendan Hunt and directed by Lauren Van Kurin.

Sacred Fools presents THE ART COUPLE; Opening 2/16 Photo Sacred Fools presents THE ART COUPLE; Opening 2/16
by A.A. Cristi - Feb 5, 2018

Sacred Fools presents DENIM DOVES Beginning Today Photo Sacred Fools presents DENIM DOVES Beginning Today
by BWW News Desk - Jan 19, 2018

The Sacred Fools Theater Company is excited to invite audiences to the West Coast Premiere of Denim Doves by Adrienne Dawes, lyrics by Cyndi Williams, original music and arrangements by Ellen Warkentine (including adaptations of music by Erik Seacrest) and directed by Rosie Glen-Lambert.

Sacred Fools presents DENIM DOVES Beginning 1/19 Photo Sacred Fools presents DENIM DOVES Beginning 1/19
by A.A. Cristi - Jan 9, 2018

The Sacred Fools Theater Company is excited to invite audiences to the West Coast Premiere of Denim Doves by Adrienne Dawes, lyrics by Cyndi Williams, original music and arrangements by Ellen Warkentine (including adaptations of music by Erik Seacrest) and directed by Rosie Glen-Lambert.

Photo Flash: Open Fist presents Hilarious Shakespeare Musical DELEARIOUS Photo Photo Flash: Open Fist presents Hilarious Shakespeare Musical DELEARIOUS
by A.A. Cristi - Nov 6, 2017

Tragedy meets hilarity and King Lear gets a happy ending in a madcap musical romp la Mel Brooks and Monty Python. Open Fist Theatre Companyrevives its smash hit production of deLEARious, an award-winning play-within-a-play by Second City'sRon West and composer Phil Swann. West directs for a Nov. 10 opening at Atwater Village Theatre, where performances will continue through Dec. 16. Pay-what-you-want previews begin Nov. 3.

Open Fist Revives Hilarious Production of Shakespeare Musical deLEARious Photo Open Fist Revives Hilarious Production of Shakespeare Musical deLEARious
by Julie Musbach - Oct 10, 2017

Tragedy meets hilarity and King Lear gets a happy ending in a madcap musical romp la Mel Brooks and Monty Python. Open Fist Theatre Company revives its smash hit production of deLEARious, an award-winning play-within-a-play by Second City's Ron West and composer Phil Swann. West directs for a Nov. 10opening at Atwater Village Theatre, where performances will continue throughDec. 16. Pay-what-you-want previews begin Nov. 3.

Sacred Fools Announces 21st Season Photo Sacred Fools Announces 21st Season
by Julie Musbach - Sep 9, 2017

Sacred Fools Theater Company announces lowered ticket prices for their upcoming 21st Season, featuring World and Regional Premieres, along with additional programming.

Photo Flash: A Little New Music's Return to the Catalina in Hollywood
by BWW News Desk - Nov 25, 2016

A LITTLE NEW MUSIC returned to the Catalina Jazz Club in Hollywood on Monday, November 14th at 8:30pm for another stellar showcase of emerging musical theater writers, featuring performers from Broadway and beyond.

Photo Flash: A LITTLE NEW MUSIC Gears Up for A Return to the Catalina Jazz Club in Hollywood
by A.A. Cristi - Nov 11, 2016

A LITTLE NEW MUSIC returns to the Catalina Jazz Club in Hollywood on Monday, November 14th at 8:30pm for its latest showcase of emerging musical theater writers, featuring performers from Broadway and beyond. 

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