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BWW Interview: Greg Watanabe â€" A NO-NO BOY FOR US ALL Photo BWW Interview: Greg Watanabe â€" A NO-NO BOY FOR US ALL
by Gil Kaan - May 3, 2021

In sync with Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month, L.A. Theatre Works will be releasing two audio theater recordings about the horrific Japanese American experience during World War II - Jeanne Sakata’s FOR US ALL and Ken Narasaki’s NO-NO BOY. FOR US ALL’s available for purchase now, with NO-NO BOY on May 15, 2021. Anna Lyse Erikson directs both show’s large ensemble casts, with Greg Watanabe voicing the lead characters in both.

L.A Theatre Works To Release Two Audio Theater Recordings About The Japanese-American Photo L.A Theatre Works To Release Two Audio Theater Recordings About The Japanese-American Experience
by Alexa Criscitiello - Apr 13, 2021

L.A. Theatre Works has announced two new state-of-the-art audio theater recordings about the Japanese-American experience.

BWW Interview: Emmy-Winner Joe Spano Always Returning To His Theatrical Roots Photo BWW Interview: Emmy-Winner Joe Spano Always Returning To His Theatrical Roots
by Gil Kaan - Feb 1, 2021

The Laguna Playhouse will be streaming a virtual staged reading of D.L. Coburn’s Pulitzer Prize-winning drama, THE GIN GAME February 14 through February 16, 2021. Jenny Sullivan directs this much-produced two-hander with a pair of very juicy acting roles for Joe Spano and JoBeth Williams as two nursing home residents. The always working Joe (even in these pandemic times) managed to carve out some time to answer a few of my queries.

L.A. Theatre Works' 'Family Collection' Offers Five Plays for Parents and Kids Photo L.A. Theatre Works' 'Family Collection' Offers Five Plays for Parents and Kids
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 21, 2020

Best known as the world's leading producer of state-of-the-art audio recordings of contemporary and classic plays, L.A. Theatre Works has put together a package of five productions that can be enjoyed by listeners of all ages.

Bloomsbury Publishing/Methuen Drama Releases L.A. Theatre Works Docudrama Series Photo Bloomsbury Publishing/Methuen Drama Releases L.A. Theatre Works Docudrama Series
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 14, 2020

Bloomsbury Publishing, under the imprint of Methuen Drama, has announced publication of a unique play anthology featuring five gripping docudramas originally commissioned by L.A. Theatre Works.

Regional Spotlight: How L.A. Theatre Works is Working Through The Global Health Crisi Photo Regional Spotlight: How L.A. Theatre Works is Working Through The Global Health Crisis
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 28, 2020

Today we shine a spotlight on L.A. Theatre Works, with Artistic Producing Director Susan Loewenberg.

L.A. Theatre Works Streams Recordings Featuring Alan Alda, Nathan Lane and More Photo L.A. Theatre Works Streams Recordings Featuring Alan Alda, Nathan Lane and More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 27, 2020

With venues everywhere dark during this extraordinary time, world-class theater from L.A. Theatre Works is just a click away.

L.A. Theatre Works to Offer Free Audio Theater Photo L.A. Theatre Works to Offer Free Audio Theater
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 3, 2020

The theaters may be closed, but the show goes on at L.A. Theatre Works. The world's leading producer of audio theater, LATW offers audiences around the globe free access to state-of-the-art recordings of both contemporary and classic plays, each performed by leading actors of stage and screen.

L.A. Theatre Works to Stream LIPS TOGETHER, TEETH APART For Free Through April In Hon Photo L.A. Theatre Works to Stream LIPS TOGETHER, TEETH APART For Free Through April In Honor of Terrence McNally
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 30, 2020

L.A. Theatre Works will offer free streaming access to its recording of Lips Together, Teeth Apart from now through the end of April as a posthumous tribute to playwright Terrence McNally, who died on March 24.

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by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 30, 2020

L.A. Theatre Works Releases 25 Audio Stage Plays Available Free To Educators Photo L.A. Theatre Works Releases 25 Audio Stage Plays Available Free To Educators
by Stephi Wild - Mar 19, 2020

L.A. Theatre Works is offering 25 audio recordings of significant stage plays, each performed by leading actors of stage and screen, available free to educators worldwide.

AGE OF POWER: A New Musical About Nikola Tesla And Thomas Edison To Electrify The Wa Photo AGE OF POWER: A New Musical About Nikola Tesla And Thomas Edison To Electrify The Wallis Annenberg Center
by Alexa Criscitiello - Mar 11, 2019

AGE OF POWER, a new American musical about the war between Nikola Tesla and Thomas Edison to electrify the world, is set to have a professional staged reading at the Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts in Beverly Hills on March 29 for an invited audience.

BWW Interview: Renaissance Man James Morrison SPILLing on Choosing Roles That Feed Hi Photo BWW Interview: Renaissance Man James Morrison SPILLing on Choosing Roles That Feed His Soul
by Gil Kaan - May 15, 2018

L.A. Theatre Works will be west coast premiering Leigh Fondakowski's SPILL May 17 through May 20, 2018. We had the opportunity to chat with an L.A. Theatre Works' frequent collaborator, actor James Morrison on his current and past involvement with L.A. Theatre Works.

Docudrama TOP SECRET: THE BATTLE FOR THE PENTAGON PAPERS Available for Podcast
by Alexa Criscitiello - May 9, 2017

L.A. Theatre Works' all-star recording of Top Secret: The Battle for the Pentagon Papers, directed by John Rubinstein and featuring Gregory Harrison, John Heard, Susan Sullivan, John Vickery, Channing Chase, Bo Foxworth, James Gleason, Russell Soder, Peter Van Norden, Tom Virtue and Geoffrey Wade will become available for podcast from Wondery on NPR One, Stitcher, Google Play and Apple One on iTunes beginning Thursday, May 11.

BWW Interview: David Rambo - A Master At Juggling WAR & Hit TV Shows
by Gil Kaan - May 8, 2017

L.A. Theatre Works' latest world premiere THE TUG OF WAR will begin May 25, 2017 at UCLA's James Bridges Theater. LATW commissioned prolific writer/producer David Rambo to create this piece on President John F. Kennedy's tough, thankless position dealing with Russian and Cuban relations in 1992. David took some time from teaching at the South Carolina Governor's School for the Arts (during his hiatus from Will) to answer a few of our curious inquiries.

L.A. Theatre Works Releases THE PLAY'S THE THING Series with Wondery
by BWW News Desk - Feb 7, 2017

L.A. Theatre Works (LATW), in a partnership with Wondery cultivated by Golden Citizen Entertainment, is today announcing the launch of its scripted podcast series, The Play's The Thing.

L.A. Theatre Works Releases THE PLAY'S THE THING Series with Wondery
by BWW News Desk - Feb 2, 2017

L.A. Theatre Works (LATW), in a partnership with Wondery cultivated by Golden Citizen Entertainment, is today announcing the launch of its scripted podcast series, The Play's The Thing.

L.A. Theatre Works to Bring JUDGMENT AT NUREMBERG to DeBartolo Performing Arts Center
by BWW News Desk - Nov 10, 2016

L.A. Theatre Works to Bring JUDGMENT AT NUREMBERG to DeBartolo Performing Arts Center
by BWW News Desk - Oct 25, 2016

Jane Fonda and More Set for L.A. Theatre Works' 40th Anniversary Gala Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Mar 25, 2015

L.A. Theatre Works celebrates its 40th Anniversary and honors Geoffrey Cowan, President of The Annenberg Foundation Trust at Sunnylands and University Professor at the University of Southern California and the L.A. Theatre Works Company of Artists.

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