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Center Theatre Group Accepting Submissions For 2021 Dorothy And Richard E. Sherwood A Photo Center Theatre Group Accepting Submissions For 2021 Dorothy And Richard E. Sherwood Award
by BWW News Desk - May 18, 2020

Center Theatre Group is now accepting submissions for the 2021 Dorothy and Richard E. Sherwood Award. The deadline to submit an application is June 17, 2020, at noon.

ONCE ON THIS ISLAND Run Cancelled at the Ahmanson Theatre; Hopes to Reschedule Photo ONCE ON THIS ISLAND Run Cancelled at the Ahmanson Theatre; Hopes to Reschedule
by BWW News Desk - Mar 25, 2020

Center Theatre Group has released the following statement regarding the upcoming performance of Once On This Island:

Cast Announced For Annie Baker's THE ANTIPODES At The Mark Taper Forum Photo Cast Announced For Annie Baker's THE ANTIPODES At The Mark Taper Forum
by BWW News Desk - Mar 3, 2020

The cast is set for Pulitzer-winning playwright Annie Baker's sharp new comedy, a?oeThe Antipodes,a?? at the Mark Taper Forum March 25 through April 26, 2020. Directed by Machel Ross based on Lila Neugebauer's original direction of the world premiere at Signature Theatre, leads the Center Theatre Group production opens April 1. 

THE BOOK OF MORMON Announces Lottery Ticket Policy At The Ahmanson Photo THE BOOK OF MORMON Announces Lottery Ticket Policy At The Ahmanson
by BWW News Desk - Feb 10, 2020

a?oeThe Book of Mormon,a?? winner of nine Tony Awards® including Best Musical, is pleased to announce a lottery ticket policy for the National Tour, which begins February 18 at the Ahmanson Theatre in Los Angeles and plays a limited six-week engagement through March 29, 2020. In Los Angeles, the production will conduct a pre-show lottery at the box office, making a limited number of tickets available at $25 apiece. 

UNTIL THE FLOOD Opens At The Douglas Photo UNTIL THE FLOOD Opens At The Douglas
by BWW News Desk - Jan 29, 2020

Currently in previews, a?oeUntil the Flooda?? will open at Center Theatre Group's Kirk Douglas Theatre on Wednesday, January 29 at 8 p.m. Written and starring Dael Orlandersmith and directed by Neel Keller, a?oeUntil the Flooda?? will continue through February 23. 

Performances Begin For Dael Orlandersmith's UNTIL THE FLOOD At The Douglas Photo Performances Begin For Dael Orlandersmith's UNTIL THE FLOOD At The Douglas
by BWW News Desk - Jan 24, 2020

Performances begin on January 24 for a?oeUntil the Flooda?? at Center Theatre Group's Kirk Douglas Theatre. Written and starring Dael Orlandersmith and directed by Neel Keller, a?oeUntil the Flooda?? will continue through February 23. The opening is set for January 29.

TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD Joins Ahmanson Theatre's 2020 - 2021 Season Photo TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD Joins Ahmanson Theatre's 2020 - 2021 Season
by BWW News Desk - Nov 21, 2019

Producer Scott Rudin announced today that 'To Kill a Mockingbird,' Aaron Sorkin's new play, directed by Bartlett Sher and based on Harper Lee's classic novel, will be a part of Center Theatre Group's 2020 - 2021 season at the Ahmanson Theatre in Los Angeles. Tony Award nominee and Emmy Award winner Richard Thomas will perform the role of Atticus Finch.

Performances Begin For August Wilson's JITNEY At Mark Taper
Forum Photo Performances Begin For August Wilson's JITNEY At Mark Taper Forum
by BWW News Desk - Nov 14, 2019

Presented by Center Theatre Group, performances for August Wilson's a?oeJitneya?? will begin on November 22 at the Mark Taper Forum. Performances will continue through December 29 with the opening set for November 24. Originally presented by Manhattan Theatre Club, a?oeJitneya?? is directed by Tony Award winner Ruben Santiago-Hudson. 

Center Theatre Group Announces Schools For Disney Musicals In Schools Program Photo Center Theatre Group Announces Schools For Disney Musicals In Schools Program
by BWW News Desk - Nov 11, 2019

Center Theatre Group has announced the four new schools that have been selected to participate in the 2019-2020 Disney Musicals in Schools program. The program is an initiative developed by Disney Theatrical Group to create sustainable theatre programs in under-resourced elementary schools. The four schools are a part of Los Angeles County. The four schools include: Dr. Owen Lloyd Knox Elementary (LAUSD), Eastman Avenue Elementary (LAUSD), Euclid Avenue Elementary (LAUSD) and San Gabriel Avenue Elementary (LAUSD).

Center Theatre Group Names Jill Chozen, George V. Hausler, Philip Pavel And Bonnie Vi Photo Center Theatre Group Names Jill Chozen, George V. Hausler, Philip Pavel And Bonnie Vitti To Its Board Of Directors
by BWW News Desk - Nov 11, 2019

Center Theatre Group has welcomed four new passionate supporters of theatre to its Board of Directors, announced Board President Kiki Ramos Gindler. They include Jill Chozen, a theatre investor, philanthropist and past trustee of University Synagogue; George V. Hausler, an executive with J.P. Morgan; Philip Pavel, Managing Director of the NoMad Los Angeles Hotel; and Bonnie Vitti, President of the Louis and Harold Price Foundation, which was founded by her grandfather, Harold Price. 

Center Theatre Group Announces Productions For Block Party 2020 Photo Center Theatre Group Announces Productions For Block Party 2020
by BWW News Desk - 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 2019-2020 L.A. Writers' Workshop Participants Photo Center Theatre Group Announces 2019-2020 L.A. Writers' Workshop Participants
by BWW News Desk - Oct 29, 2019

Center Theatre Group has selected participants for the 2019-2020 L.A. Writers' Workshop, where local playwrights are invited to spend eight months in residence at the company researching and writing new works with the feedback from artistic staff and their fellow writers. The workshop, administrated by Center Theatre Group's Artistic Department, is designed to foster new voices, inspire playwrights to create their best work, encourage bold writing and build relationships among local playwrights, Center Theatre Group and the Los Angeles theatre community. 

Theatre Forward Hosts Creative Conversation & Cocktails in NYC Photo Theatre Forward Hosts Creative Conversation & Cocktails in NYC
by BWW News Desk - Oct 22, 2019

On October 18, 2019, Theatre Forward, a non-profit arts organization based in New York City, held an evening of Creative Conversation & Cocktails with Special Guests David Henry Hwang, Tony-winning playwright of M. Butterfly, Author of Soft Power, Center Theatre Group/Public Theater, and Douglas C. Baker, Producing Director, Center Theatre Group, Los Angeles.

Photo Flash: John Leguizamo's LATIN HISTORY FOR MORONS Opens At The Ahmanson Theatre Photo Photo Flash: John Leguizamo's LATIN HISTORY FOR MORONS Opens At The Ahmanson Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Sep 9, 2019

Following its Tony-nominated hit Broadway run seen by tens of thousands, Tony Award winner John Leguizamo's one-man play “Latin History for Morons” will be presented by Center Theatre Group at the Ahmanson Theatre in Los Angeles from September 5 through October 20, 2019. See photos from opening night!

Center Theatre Group Now Accepting Applications For 2019 ��" 2020 Student Ambassador  Photo Center Theatre Group Now Accepting Applications For 2019 ��" 2020 Student Ambassador Program
by BWW News Desk - Aug 30, 2019

Center Theatre Group invites high school students from the greater Los Angeles area to apply for the 2019 a?" 2020 Student Ambassador Program, a free leadership development program for students who are curious about the arts and want to build leadership and teamwork skills. 

John Leguizamo's LATIN HISTORY FOR MORONS Comes To The Ahmanson Theatre, September 5  Photo John Leguizamo's LATIN HISTORY FOR MORONS Comes To The Ahmanson Theatre, September 5 ��"October 20
by BWW News Desk - Aug 29, 2019

Following its Tony-nominated hit Broadway run seen by tens of thousands, Tony Award winner John Leguizamo's one-man play a?oeLatin History for Moronsa?? will be presented by Center Theatre Group at the Ahmanson Theatre in Los Angeles from September 5 through October 20, 2019. Opening is set for Sunday, September 8. 

Center Theatre Group Now Accepting Applications For 2019 ��" 2020 Student Matinee Pro Photo Center Theatre Group Now Accepting Applications For 2019 ��" 2020 Student Matinee Program
by BWW News Desk - Aug 28, 2019

Center Theatre Group invites schools and community organizations serving youth from the greater Los Angeles area to apply for the 2019 a?" 2020 Student Matinee Program, a comprehensive arts education experience which brings thousands of students and educators to the theatre each season. 

Center Theatre Group Applications Now Available For Disney Musicals In Schools Progra Photo Center Theatre Group Applications Now Available For Disney Musicals In Schools Program
by BWW News Desk - Aug 27, 2019

In 2017, Center Theatre Group was awarded a grant from Disney to bring the Disney Musicals in Schools program to the Los Angeles area. The program is an initiative developed by Disney Theatrical Productions to create sustainable theatre programs in under-resourced elementary schools. Center Theatre Group will select four area public elementary schools to participate in this year's program. Previous recipients have included Breed Street Elementary (LAUSD), Cantara Street School (LAUSD), Harrison Elementary (LAUSD), Hope Street Elementary (LAUSD), Humphreys Avenue Elementary (LAUSD), La Ballona Elementary (Culver City Unified School District), Ritter Elementary (LAUSD), Saturn Street Elementary (LAUSD), Tulsa Street Elementary (LAUSD) and Wild Rose School of Creative Arts (Monrovia Unified School District). 

Photo Flash: Hugh Jackman and Deborra-Lee Furness Lead Center Theatre Group Benefit R Photo Photo Flash: Hugh Jackman and Deborra-Lee Furness Lead Center Theatre Group Benefit Reading
by BWW News Desk - Jul 24, 2019

Center Theatre Group and MPTF hosted a benefit reading of 'Kirk and Anne: Letters of Love, Laughter, and a Lifetime in Hollywood'

Photo Flash: THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG Opens At The Ahmanson Theatre Photo Photo Flash: THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG Opens At The Ahmanson Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Jul 11, 2019

The national tour of 'The Play That Goes Wrong,' the hilarious Tony Award-winning hit Broadway comedy celebrated its opening night at the Ahmanson Theatre last night!

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