Written by Dominique Morisseau, the play is based on the true story of six Black teengers charged with attempted murder for the beating of a white Jena High student.
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The superb blend of lighting, sound and props create a gritty and realistic world that leaves audiences feeling uncomfortable and empathetic for the play’s vivid characters.
Written by Suzan-Lori Parks, the play is a modern interpretation of Nathaniel Hawthorne’s “The Scarlet Letter” and will be coming to the Players Theater at Long Beach State from Feb. 14 to March 1.
The tragic love story is countrified by Brandi Carlile’s album “Bear Creek” in the Long Beach State production.
The slasher-comedy “Hookman” by Lauren Yee at CSULB’s Studio Theatre tells the story of Lexi, a freshman in college navigating life after a tragedy.
Philip Glass turns Franz Kafka’s “In The Penal Colony” into an opera with the help of previously incarcerated students.
The night before the opening of “Cabaret” had cast and crew alike busy and buzzing, trying to perfect their show. Since early December, the crew has been putting in hours of work a day to get “Cabaret” ready for people to see. Each aspect of California Repertory’s first show of[Read More…]
The stage floor of the Studio Theater was littered with multi-colored confetti when suddenly the prop gate was raised upwards, transporting the audience to a place that tackles the misogyny of the current, contemporary society head on. The California Repertory Company presented “The Funfair,” a play that’s overall message is[Read More…]
The life and long lasting impact of Harvey Milk, LGBTQ activist and first openly gay politician elected to the San Francisco Board of Supervisors, was brought to life Friday at the California Repertory’s opening performance of “Dear Harvey.” Written by Long Beach State professor Patricia Loughrey and directed by Cal[Read More…]
While many have heard the name Harvey Milk, not everyone is aware of the lasting impact the late politician had on the course of LGBT history. California Repertory is going to change that with its next production, “Dear Harvey,” which chronicles the history-altering life of LGBT rights activist and politician,[Read More…]