Circle X Holds 15th Annual Reading SeriesCircle X Holds 15th Annual Reading Series
by BWW News Desk - Jun 8, 2019

Circle X Theatre Co. is also proud to announce their 15th annual public reading series. (more...)

Justina Machado, Isabella Gomez, Ivonne Coll, and Wanda De Jesus Complete The Company Of Hero Theatre's THE FLOATING ISLAND PLAYSJustina Machado, Isabella Gomez, Ivonne Coll, and Wanda De Jesus Complete The Company Of Hero Theatre's THE FLOATING ISLAND PLAYS
by BWW News Desk - Mar 25, 2019

Hero Theatre announced today that One Day at a Time stars Justina Machado and Isabella Gomez, Jane the Virgin's Ivonne Coll and Imagen Award-winning veteran stage and film actress Wanda De Jesus round out the company of Hero Theatre's The Floating Island Plays. (more...)

NATHAN'S KINGDOM to Premiere at Heartland Film FestivalNATHAN'S KINGDOM to Premiere at Heartland Film Festival
by TV News Desk - Oct 2, 2018

NATHAN'S KINGDOM will premiere at the Heartland Film Festival. The fantasy drama follows Nathan, a young autistic man struggling with his teenage opiate-addicted sister, and how they risk it all to find a kingdom that once existed only in their imaginations. Written and directed by Olicer Muñoz, the coming-of-age tale stars Madison Ford, Jacob Lince, Sarah Assumma, John Henry, and Peter Mendoza. Lince is one of the first autistic actors with a lead role in a narrative feature – a huge accomplishment for the autistic community and their supporters. (more...)

Review: SWEAT Explores Brutal Realities of Working the Line With Blinders OnReview: SWEAT Explores Brutal Realities of Working the Line With Blinders On
by Shari Barrett - Sep 9, 2018

It has often been said that the work-a-day world is made up of blood, sweat and tears. Perhaps that is most true for blue collar workers who find themselves laboring with their hands, especially in factories where those on the line are required to stand for hours on end doing repetitive work with little hope of any real recognition or promotion into management. Such is the case of the characters in Center Theatre Group's production of SWEAT, the 2017 Pulitzer Prize-winning play by Lynn Nottage, now at the Mark Taper Forum through October 7, 2018. (more...)

Photo Flash: Lynn Nottage's SWEAT Opens at the Mark Taper ForumPhoto Flash: Lynn Nottage's SWEAT Opens at the Mark Taper Forum
by BWW News Desk - Sep 6, 2018

Center Theatre Group's production of 'Sweat' by Lynn Nottage will opened at the Mark Taper Forum last night. Check out photos from the event below! (more...)

Center Theatre Group's Production Of SWEAT Opens At The Mark Taper Forum
by BWW News Desk - Sep 4, 2018

Center Theatre Group's production of "Sweat" by Lynn Nottage will open at the Mark Taper Forum on Wednesday, September 5 at 8 p.m. Directed by Lisa Peterson, the 2017 Pulitzer Prize-winning play is currently in previews and continues through October 7, 2018. (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at the Cast of SWEAT at Mark Taper ForumPhoto Flash: First Look at the Cast of SWEAT at Mark Taper Forum
by BWW News Desk - Aug 13, 2018

Center Theatre Group presents "Sweat" by Lynn Nottage. The 2017 Pulitzer Prize-winning play will be presented at the Mark Taper Forum August 29 through October 7, 2018. Directed by Lisa Peterson, the opening of "Sweat" is set for September 5. (more...)

Photo Flash: In Rehearsal with CTG's SWEATPhoto Flash: In Rehearsal with CTG's SWEAT
by BWW News Desk - Aug 8, 2018

Rehearsals have begun for Center Theatre Group's production of "Sweat" by Lynn Nottage. The 2017 Pulitzer Prize-winning play will be presented at the Mark Taper Forum August 29 through October 7, 2018. Directed by Lisa Peterson, the opening of "Sweat" is set for September 5. (more...)

Cast Announced For SWEAT At Mark Taper ForumCast Announced For SWEAT At Mark Taper Forum
by BWW News Desk - Jul 26, 2018

Center Theatre Group has announced the cast for "Sweat" by Lynn Nottage. The 2017 Pulitzer Prize-winning play will be presented at the Mark Taper Forum August 29 through October 7, 2018. Directed by Lisa Peterson, the opening of "Sweat" is set for September 5. (more...)

BWW Review: THREE DAYS IN THE COUNTRY - A Time Well-SpentBWW Review: THREE DAYS IN THE COUNTRY - A Time Well-Spent
by Gil Kaan - Jul 15, 2018

The west coast premiere of Patrick Marber's THREE DAYS IN THE COUNTRY receives a sturdy mounting by the always dependable Antaeus Theatre Company. Marber's adaptation of Ivan Turgenev's classic A MONTH IN THE COUNTRY has been smartly condensed and updated from its original five-act length to a much more manageable (and most witty and enjoyable) two-and-a-half-hour running time. (more...)

THREE DAYS IN THE COUNTRY Receives West Coast Premiere At AntaeusTHREE DAYS IN THE COUNTRY Receives West Coast Premiere At Antaeus
by BWW News Desk - May 31, 2018

Full of wit, folly and heart, a tale of unrequited passion unfolds over the course of three days in the sunny Russian countryside as men and women, both young and old, learn the tender and ridiculous lessons of love. Antaeus Theatre Company presents the West Coast premiere of Three Days in the Country by Patrick Marber, a fresh, breezy update of Ivan Turgenev's classic comedy A Month in the Country. Andrew Paul directs the partner-cast ensemble for a July 12 and July 13 opening (one opening night for each cast) at the Kiki & David Gindler Performing Arts Center in Glendale, where performances continue through Aug. 26. Low-priced previews begin July 5. (more...)

BWW Review: Center Theatre Group Presents ELLIOT, A SOLDIER'S FUGUE and WATER BY THE SPOONFUL, the First Two Plays in Quiara Alegría Hudes' TrilogyBWW Review: Center Theatre Group Presents ELLIOT, A SOLDIER'S FUGUE and WATER BY THE SPOONFUL, the First Two Plays in Quiara Alegría Hudes' Trilogy
by Shari Barrett - Feb 13, 2018

Quiara Alegria Hudes is a Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright who wrote the book for the Broadway musical "In the Heights," which received the 2008 Tony Award for Best Musical, a Tony nomination for Best Book of a Musical and was a 2009 Pulitzer Prize finalist. Her Pulitzer-nominated and winning trilogy of plays known as the "Elliot Trilogy" are now being presented concurrently, giving Los Angeles theatre audiences a rare opportunity to immerse themselves in this exciting playwright's work. ELLIOT, A SOLDIER'S FUGUE, the first in her trilogy of Elliot plays, is being produced by Center Theatre Group at the Kirk Douglas Theatre at the same time they are presenting the second play in the trilogy, Hudes' Pulitzer-winning WATER BY THE SPOONFUL at the Mark Taper Forum. The Latino Theater Company will present the final installment of the trilogy with their production of THE HAPPIEST SONG PLAYS LAST at the Los Angeles Theatre Center (LATC) opening later this month. (more...)

Photo Flash: Inside Opening Night of Center Theatre Group's ELLIOT, A SOLDIER'S FUGUEPhoto Flash: Inside Opening Night of Center Theatre Group's ELLIOT, A SOLDIER'S FUGUE
by BWW News Desk - Feb 4, 2018

Center Theatre Group's production of 'Elliot, A Soldier's Fugue' by Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Quiara Alegria Hudes opened last night, February 3. Directed by Shishir Kurup, the production will continue through February 25, 2018, at the Kirk Douglas Theatre. (more...)

Photo Flash: ELLIOT, A SOLDIER'S FUGUE Begins PerformancesPhoto Flash: ELLIOT, A SOLDIER'S FUGUE Begins Performances
by BWW News Desk - Jan 30, 2018

Performances have begun for Center Theatre Group's production of "Elliot, A Soldier's Fugue" by Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Quiara Alegria Hudes. Directed by Shishir Kurup, the production will open February 3 and continue through February 25, 2018, at the Kirk Douglas Theatre. (more...)

Rehearsals Begin For ELLIOT, A SOLDIER'S FUGUE at the Kirk Douglas TheatreRehearsals Begin For ELLIOT, A SOLDIER'S FUGUE at the Kirk Douglas Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Jan 3, 2018

Rehearsals have begun for Center Theatre Group's production of Elliot, A Soldier's Fugue by Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Quiara Alegr a Hudes. Directed by Shishir Kurup, the production will begin previews January 27, open February 3 and continue through February 25, 2018, at the Kirk Douglas Theatre. (more...)

Cast Announced for ELLIOT, A SOLDIER'S FUGUE at Center Theatre GroupCast Announced for ELLIOT, A SOLDIER'S FUGUE at Center Theatre Group
by BWW News Desk - Dec 21, 2017

Center Theatre Group has announced the casting for Elliot, A Soldier's Fugue by Pulitzer-winning playwright Quiara Alegr a Hudes. Directed by Shishir Kurup, the production will begin previews January 27, open February 3 and continue through February 25, 2018, at the Kirk Douglas Theatre. (more...)