Center Theatre Group of Los Angeles

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Founded in 1967, Center Theatre Group (CTG) is a not-for-profit, 501(c)(3) organization that comprises the 2,000-seat Ahmanson Theatre and the 745-seat Mark Taper Forum in downtown Los Angeles, and the 317-seat Kirk Douglas Theatre in Culver City. In addition to its mainstage productions, CTG's comprehensive arts education program, Performing for Los Angeles Youth (P.L.A.Y.), facilitates two in-school residency programs; tours productions for young people; offers special matinee performances of mainstage productions for students; holds an annual poster contest; creates classroom materials for use in schools; and provides workshops on plays for teachers and students. CTG also maintains a variety of initiatives to increase the accessibility of its productions, including Project D.A.T.E. (Deaf Audiences Theatre Experience), the Audio Description Program, Open Captioning, and discount ticket programs. CTG's New Play Production Program includes the commissioning of new work, partnerships with smaller L.A. theatre companies, artist residencies, and producing and presenting consortiums.

From the description of Records, 1967-200?. (University of California, Los Angeles). WorldCat record id: 320047830

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creatorOf Center Theatre Group of Los Angeles. Records, 1967-200?. University of California, Los Angeles
creatorOf Center Theatre Group of Los Angeles. Production records, 1959-1966. University of California, Los Angeles
creatorOf Kander, John. Curtains / music by John Kander ; lyrics by Fred Ebb ; additional lyrics by John Kander and Rupert Holmes ; book by Rupert Holmes ; original book and concept by Peter Stone, 2007. New York Public Library System, NYPL
referencedIn The crucifer of blood : programs and ephemera, 1978-1993. University of Minnesota, Minneapolis
referencedIn Chandler, Dorothy, 1901-1997. Papers, 1942-1980. University of California, Los Angeles
creatorOf Montoya, Richard. Palestine, New Mexico : based on rumor, secrets, sand & blood, for consuelo and mountain / [by Richard Montoya for Culture Clash,] 2009. New York Public Library System, NYPL
creatorOf Mamet, David. Oleanna : a play / by David Mamet, 2009. New York Public Library System, NYPL
referencedIn Dorothy Chandler Papers, 1942-1980 University of California, Los Angeles. Library. Dept. of Special Collections.
referencedIn Wexler, Peter, 1936-. Papers of Peter Wexler, 1965-[ongoing]. University of Arizona Libraries
creatorOf Center Theatre Group of Los Angeles. Publicity records, 1959-1967. University of California, Los Angeles
referencedIn Center Theatre Group Records University of California, Los Angeles. Library. University of California, Library Special Collections
creatorOf Hwang, David Henry, 1957-. Yellow face / [by David Henry Hwang], 2007. New York Public Library System, NYPL
referencedIn The Jack Gelber Papers, 1938-2002 (Bulk 1957-1999) Fales Library & Special Collections
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associatedWith Chandler, Dorothy, 1901-1997. person
associatedWith Hwang, David Henry, 1957- person
associatedWith Kander, John. person
associatedWith Mamet, David. person
associatedWith Montoya, Richard. person
associatedWith Wexler, Peter, 1936- person
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