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Courtroom drama "Disinherit the Wind" challenges scientific status quo at The Complex

March 3, 2017 at 8pm to April 9, 2017 at 3pm
In this riveting courtroom drama, a renowned neurobiologist sues a prominent university for the right to teach theories of evolution that challenge the scientific status quo. His argument: neo-Darwinian materialist thought, like Creationism — the biblical orthodoxy it once replaced — has itself become a kind of religion: just as rigid, just as resistant to change. Might further scientific inquiry, in light of new evidence, yield different and surprising answers? Should recent discoveries,…See More
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World premiere multimedia theatre event, "Plasticity," tours human consciousness at Hudson Guild Theatre

January 28, 2017 at 8pm to March 13, 2017 at 8pm
A comatose man re-emerges into consciousness in a multilayered, multimedia theatrical event about the miraculous power of the brain to re-wire and heal itself. Blending cutting-edge science with masterful storytelling, Ovation, Los Angeles Drama Critics Circle and LA Weekly award-nominated co-writers Alex Lyras and Robert McCaskill team up with two-time Grammy Award-nominated composer Ken Rich, visual artist Corwin Evans and three-time Emmy Award-winning editor Peter Chakos to take the audience…See More
Jan 11
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Beckett5 from KOAN Unit kicks off New Year with short plays by Samuel Beckett at Odyssey Theatre

January 21, 2017 at 8pm to March 5, 2017 at 2pm
The KOAN Unit presents Beckett5, a quintet of darkly humorous, seldom-seen short plays by Samuel Beckett opening January 21 at the Odyssey Theatre. The evening’s centerpiece is Krapp’s Last Tape. Beckett’s theatrical poem, one of his most personal works, is infused with his history, emotion and an abiding sense of irony as he captures the weight of regret for missed opportunity and lost love. Elderly and ailing, Krapp sits at his desk and prepares to listen to audiotape diaries he made thirty…See More
Dec 27, 2016
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Burt Young to star in world premiere comedy "The Last Vig" at Zephyr Theatre at Zephyr Theatre

January 14, 2017 at 8pm to February 19, 2017 at 7pm
Academy Award-nominated actor Burt Young (Rocky, Chinatown, The Pope of Greenwich Village) takes on the role of an aging mob boss in a new comedy written and directed by David Varriale. The world premiere of The Last Vig will open Jan. 14 at the Zephyr Theatre on Melrose for a six-week run.Young will play the character of “Big Joe,” a Mafia wiseguy getting along in years who might just be the last of a dying breed. “I wanted to look at the changing of the guard,” explains Varriale. “For so…See More
Dec 17, 2016
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57th Annual L.A. County Holiday Celebration at Dorothy Chandler Pavilion

December 24, 2016 from 3pm to 6pm
Perfect for the whole family! Over 20 music ensembles, choirs and dance companies from the many neighborhoods and cultures of the region celebrate the season during this free three-hour holiday show. Highlights of this year’s Holiday Celebration include Grandeza Mexicana Folk Ballet Company with a folklórico dance from the region of Tabasco, Mexico; the Harmonic Bronze Handbell Ensemble, which will perform a classical handbell piece that celebrates Christmas and Hanukkah; holiday songs sung by…See More
Dec 14, 2016
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57th Annual L.A. County Holiday Celebration at Dorothy Chandler Pavilion

December 24, 2016 from 3pm to 6pm
Perfect for the whole family! Over 20 music ensembles, choirs and dance companies from the many neighborhoods and cultures of the region celebrate the season during this free three-hour holiday show. Highlights of this year’s Holiday Celebration include Grandeza Mexicana Folk Ballet Company with a folklórico dance from the region of Tabasco, Mexico; the Harmonic Bronze Handbell Ensemble, which will perform a classical handbell piece that celebrates Christmas and Hanukkah; holiday songs sung by…See More
Dec 6, 2016
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Latina Christmas Special brings joy and laughter for the holidays at Los Angeles Theater Center

November 19, 2016 at 8pm to December 18, 2016 at 10pm
Bursting with laughs, more laughs, music and escandalo (scandal!), The Latina Christmas Special, written and performed by acclaimed comedians Diana Yanez, Maria Russell and Sandra Valls, returns to The Los Angeles Theatre Center this holiday season. Directed by Geoffrey Rivas, the Latino Theater Company production runs Nov. 19 though Dec. 18, with two low-priced previews on Nov. 17 and Nov. 18. You thought your holidays with the family were dramatic? Wait until you hear these touching and…See More
Nov 16, 2016
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"Waiting for Grace," world premiere comedy offers controversial look at love and marriage at Odyssey Theatre Ensemble

November 12, 2016 at 8pm to December 11, 2016 at 2pm
What if true love never happens? Or worse… what if it does? Theatre Planners presents the world premiere of an award-winning comedy by Sharon Sharth. Waiting for Grace opens as a guest production at the Odyssey Theatre on November 12, directed by Lee Costello. Grace has it all. Or does she? A successful New York actor, she’s always put her career first. But now she’s ready for marriage and a baby. Suddenly, the clock is ticking.  A fast-paced comedy, Waiting for Grace features characters that…See More
Nov 1, 2016
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World premiere 'Hansel & Gretel Bluegrass" narrated by Bradley Whitford with music of The Get Down Boys at 24th Street Theatre

October 29, 2016 at 8pm to December 11, 2016 at 3pm
The classic fairy tale, set in Depression-era Kentucky, stars Bradley Whitford (on video) as the narrator and features a rollicking bluegrass score performed by The Get Down Boys. Debbie Devine directs the world premiere of Hansel & Gretel Bluegrass by Bryan Davidson, opening October 29 at 24th Street Theatre. In coal miner’s slang, “dead ground” means “no coal here.” In the Appalachian town of Butcher Holler, there’s lots of dead ground. Men are out of work and children are going hungry.…See More
Oct 27, 2016
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Lucy Pollak at The Complex

October 14, 2016 at 8pm to December 18, 2016 at 3pm
Back by popular demand! Glenne Headly (Dirty Rotten Scoundrels, Dick Tracy, Mr. Holland’s Opus) and James Kyson (NBC’s Heroes, Voted one of “Hollywood’s 25 Hottest” by TV Guide) join the cast when the Garage re-opens its acclaimed world premiere production. A political thriller with music about the 1980s ‘Japanese Tainted Blood Scandal’ in which 2,000 people died of AIDS after the U.S. knowingly sold contaminated blood to Japan, BLOOD is written and directed by Obie and New York Outer Critics…See More
Sep 28, 2016
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Downtown Culver City's Block Party of the Century at Downtown Culver City

September 24, 2016 from 12:30pm to 4pm
Culver City turns 100 and the city’s hip, historic downtown is the perfect place to kick off the year-long festivities with the Block Party of the Century! The neighborhood-wide, interactive celebration of creativity, community and cuisine features free entertainment with Culver City-based performing artists of all types — from A cappella singers to samba dancers, indie rock musicians to poets, comedians to gymnasts — filling the streets of downtown Culver City as they compete for the coveted…See More
Sep 20, 2016
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Downtown Culver City's Block Party of the Century at Downtown Culver City

September 24, 2016 from 12:30pm to 4pm
Culver City turns 100 and the city’s hip, historic downtown is the perfect place to kick off the year-long festivities with the Block Party of the Century! The neighborhood-wide, interactive celebration of creativity, community and cuisine features free entertainment with Culver City-based performing artists of all types — from A cappella singers to samba dancers, indie rock musicians to poets, comedians to gymnasts — filling the streets of downtown Culver City as they compete for the coveted…See More
Sep 19, 2016

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