Written by Damon Chua Directed by Randy Reyes A thrilling new adaptation of Hans Christian Andersen’s “The Nightingale.” In eighteenth century China, the prince and the princess of the dynasty embark on a magical competition to learn the wonders of their land. Will they be distracted by the glitter of royalty and fantastical entertainment […]
Presented by East West Players in Association with the Los Angeles LGBT Center By Nathan Ramos Winner of East West Players’ 2042: See Change Playwriting Competition Directed by Alison M. De La Cruz As We Babble On explores the pursuit of success, its costs, and whether the whole adulting thing is ever going to happen. […]
Presented by Center Theatre Group in Association with East West Players WORLD PREMIERE By David Henry Hwang Music by Jeanine Tesori Choreography by Sam Pinkleton Directed by Leigh Silverman A contemporary comedy explodes into a musical fantasia in the first collaboration between two of America’s great theatre artists: Tony Award® winners David Henry Hwang (M. […]
A brilliantly hilarious take on Richard III, Shakespeare’s classic tale of power lust, TEENAGE DICK reimagines the most famous disabled character of all time as a 16-year-old outsider in the deepest winter of his discontent: his junior year at Roseland High. Picked on because of his cerebral palsy (as well as his sometimes creepy Shakespearean […]
Having fled Iran where he was imprisoned for being a gay man, a damaged Razi arrives at his sister’s doorstep in Chicago only to disrupt the life she and her American husband built together. As the Chicago Cubs vie to make history, rivalries of a different kind simmer in the Uptown two-flat that Razi tries […]
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