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 Arts    April 2, 2015

Kentwood Announces Auditions For Neil Simon Play

Kentwood Players will hold open auditions for Neil Simon's "Brighton Beach Memoirs" on Saturday, May 16 from 10 am to 3 pm and on Sunday, May 17 from 7 pm to 10 pm. Callbacks will be held on Monday, M...

 
 Arts    April 2, 2015

Douglas Theatre To Have One-Night Event

Center Theatre Group welcomes playwright Sheila Callaghan, a recipient of CTG's Fadiman Award for Playwriting, and local feminist scholars Sue-Ellen Case (UCLA) and Dr. Tiffany Ana López (UC...

 
 Arts    March 26, 2015

Cast Announced for New Douglas Play

Casting has been set for the 24th STreet Theatre award-winning production of "Walking the Tightrope," which will be remounted for the Kirk Douglas Theatre presentation of four public performances...

 
 Arts    March 5, 2015

AVPA Presents A Chorus Line

Culver City High School Academy of Visual & Performing Arts (AVPA) presents...A Chorus Line, the ultimate celebration of the American Musical. Share in the story of 17 dancers competing for a few...

 
 Arts    February 26, 2015

Mame Is Coming To Kentwood

Kentwood Players presents the Tony Award winning musical MAME with book by Jerome Lawrence and Robert E. Lee, music and lyrics by Jerry Herman, from Friday, March 13 to Saturday, April 18, 2015 with...

 
 Arts    February 19, 2015

Center Theatre Group Elects First Latina President Of Board

The Board of Directors for Center Theatre Group, which includes the Kirk Douglas Theatre in Culver City, elected Kiki Ramos Gindler as President of the Board at the organization’s board meeting on February 12. With this appointment, Gindler becomes...

 
 Arts    February 5, 2015

"Chavez Ravine" Opens At Kirk Douglas Theatre

Powerhouse Latino theatre group Culture Clash's "Chavez Ravine: An L.A. Revival," opened Wednesday (February 4) at the Center Theatre Group/Kirk Douglas Theatre in Culver City. Performances will run t...

 
 Arts    January 15, 2015

Rehearsals Begin For Douglas Play.

Rehearsals have begun for powerhouse Latino theatre group Culture Clash's "Chavez Ravine: An L.A. Revival," which opens February 4 at the Center Theatre Group/Kirk Douglas Theatre in Culver City....

 
 Arts    January 1, 2015

Casting Is Set For Douglas Play

Casting is set for powerhouse Latino theatre group Culture Clash's "Chavez Ravine: An L.A. Revival," which opens February 4, 2015 at the Center Theatre Group/Kirk Douglas Theatre in Culver City....

 
 Arts    January 1, 2015

Kentwood To Present "An Ideal Husband"

Kentwood Players kicks off its 65th Anniversary Year by presenting "An Ideal Husband" by Oscar Wilde. It will be presented from Friday, January 9 to Saturday, February 14, 2015 for a six-week run on...

 
 Arts    December 11, 2014

Kentwood Announces Auditions For MAME

Kentwood Players will hold open auditions for MAME with book by Jerome Lawrence and Robert E. Lee, music and lyrics by Jerry Herman, on Saturday, January 10 from 11 am to 3 pm and Sunday, January 11...

 
 Arts    November 27, 2014

"Luna Gale" Opens Tuesday At Douglas Theatre

The Goodman Theatre's world premiere production of Rebecca Gilman's "Luna Gale," directed by Robert Falls, opens Tuesday, December 2 at 8 p.m. at the Center Theatre Group/Kirk Douglas Theatre in...

 
 Arts    November 27, 2014

Kentwood To Present 'Into the Woods'

Kentwood Players presents the Tony Award-winning musical "Into the Woods" with music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim, book by James Lapine, from Friday, November 14 to Saturday, December 20. There...

 
 Arts    November 13, 2014

Theatre Director Sean Cawelti Selected For Sherwood Award

Sean Cawelti, a Los Angeles-based theatre director, has been selected as the recipient of Center Theatre Group's 2015 Richard E. Sherwood Award. The Kirk Douglas Theatre in Culver City is part of the...

 
 Arts    November 6, 2014

New Douglas Play Has Original Cast

The world premiere production of Rebecca Gilman's powerful and arresting "Luna Gale" begins previews November 23, opens December 2 and continues through December 21 at the Center Theatre Group/Kirk...

 
 Arts    October 23, 2014

Rountree to Head Center Theatre Group

Stephen D. Rountree has been named the new Managing Director at Center Theatre Group of Los Angeles, which includes the Kirk Douglas Theatre in Culver City. Rountree has served as the President and...

 
 Arts    October 9, 2014

Kentwood Schedules Auditions for "AN IDEAL HUSBAND"

Kentwood Players will hold open auditions for "An Ideal Husband" by Oscar Wilde on Saturday, November 15 from noon to 3pm and on Sunday, November 16 from 6 pm to 9. Callbacks will be held on Monday, N...

 
 Arts    October 9, 2014

Charles Chatelain Becomes President of CTG'S The Fringe

Charles Chatelain has been selected as President of The Fringe, Center Theatre Group’s membership program for young professionals interested in theatre. The theatre group includes the Kirk Douglas theatre in Culver City. \ Chatelain will serve a...

 
 Arts    September 25, 2014

Rehearsals Begin for Douglas Play 'Forever'

The world premiere of Dael Orlandersmith's "Forever," a DouglasPlus presentation, begins rehearsals September 23 at the Center Theatre Group/Kirk Douglas Theatre where it will open on October 12. Comm...

 
 Arts    September 11, 2014

DAVID MAMET'S PROVOCATIVE "RACE" OPENS AT DOUGLAS THEATER

“Race,” by Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright David Mamet, opened last Sunday at the Center Theatre Group/Kirk Douglas Theatre in Culver City. Performances run through September 28. Directed by longtime Mamet collaborator Scott Zigler, “Race”...

 
 Arts    September 11, 2014

Kentwood to Present "Orphans"

Kentwood Players will present "ORPHANS" by Lyle Kessler from Friday, September 12 to Saturday, October 18, 2014 for a six-week run on Fridays and Saturdays at 8 pm with Sunday matinees at 2 pm at the...

 
 Arts    August 14, 2014

Kentwood Players Announces Auditions for "INTO THE WOODS"

Kentwood Players will hold open auditions for the Tony Award winning musical "Into the Woods" with music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim, book by James Lapine, on Saturday, September 13, 2014 from...

 
 Arts    August 7, 2014

A Midsummer Night's Dream Comes to Actor's Gang

For a month this summer, The Actors' Gang, the renowned Los Angeles based ensemble theatre company, is will performing A Midsummer Night's Dream at the Actors' Gang Theater in Culver City. Tickets...

 
 Arts    August 7, 2014

Once on This Island Comes to Vet's

dee-Lightful Productions will present 4 performances of "Once on This Island, Jr." featuring talented local performers ages 7-17. Tickets are available to the public for this powerful musical which...

 
 By Beth Lindly    Arts    July 24, 2014

'Sordid Lives,' a solid production, relies on themes of family

By Beth Lindly Special to the Observer Local theatre troupe Kentwood Players' production of "Sordid Lives," a dark comedy penned by Del Shores, is a familiar, enjoyable piece of theatre. It unfolds...

 

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