Indie Art: 1st Responder Tales, Immersive Theatre & More
Symposia Series: First Responder Tales
“Closely Related Keys”
WHAT: Closely Related Keys – In this hard-hitting drama about family conflict and clashing cultures, an African-American attorney is shocked to discover she has an Iraqi half-sister.
WHO: Written by Wendy Graf Directed by Shirley Jo Finney Starring Brent Jennings, Diarra Kilpatrick, Jeff Lorch, Adam Meir, Simone Missick Produced by Racquel Lehrman, Theatre Planners Presented by Hatikva Productions
WHEN: Previews: Feb. 20 and Feb. 21 Performances: Feb. 22 – March 30 Thursday at 8 p.m.: Feb 20 only (preview) Fridays at 8 p.m.: Feb. 21 (preview), 28; March 7, 14, 21, 28 Saturdays at 8 p.m.: Feb. 22 (opening); March 1, 8, 15, 22, 29 Sundays at 4 p.m.: Feb 23; March 9, 16, 23, 30 (dark March 2)
WHERE: Lounge Theatre 6201 Santa Monica Blvd. Hollywood, CA 90038 (just east of Vine)
TICKET PRICES: Fridays and Sundays: $25 Saturdays: $30 Previews: $15
No Proscenium (Immersive Theatre)
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Directors (& Choreographers Lab West Applications Open
DIRECTORS LAB WEST 2014
DATES SET AND APPLICATIONS AVAILABLE FOR THE 2014 LAB
Directors Lab West Steering Committee is pleased to announce the dates for the fifteenth annual Directors Lab West. The 2014 Lab will take place May 17-24th in residence at the Pasadena Playhouse. The Lab will continue its tradition of bringing together dedicated theatre directors, choreographers and master artists for a week of intense discussions and exploration of the art form.
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Deadline for receipt of applications is Friday, February 28th by 5:00pm PST.
Directors Lab West fosters an intensive laboratory environment where a community of directors and choreographers inspire each other to dream and create the future of American Theatre. The Lab, which was spun off of Lincoln Center Theater’s Directors Lab in 2000, seeks theatre directors and choreographers to participate in a week long series of workshops, panels, roundtables, and symposia with some of the nation’s leading theatre artists. In the last 14 years, over 100 acclaimed artists have given their time to the Lab including Jason Alexander, Julie Arenal, Luis Alfaro, Paris Barclay, Cirque Berzerk, Kay Cole, Gordon Davidson, George Furth, Ming Cho Lee, Marc Masterson, Janet Miller, Randy Newman, Vincent Paterson, Carey Perloff, Stephen Wadsworth and Charlayne Woodard.