Hey, Doyle! – Tales & Jazz

By | 2018-04-17T15:50:38+00:00 July 28th, 2018|

GUILD HALL BOX OFFICE OPENS FOR TICKET SALES ON APRIL 21st FOR MORE INFORMATION CALL 323-822-0823 On Saturday, July 28 at 8:30, WordTheatre presents “Hey, Doyle!” This star-studded night of Tales and Jazz will benefit WITS: WordTheatre in the Schools and The Pushcart Prize Fellowships. Actors Bruce Willis (Die Hard), Bellamy Young (Scandal), Bruce Vilanch (You Don’t [...]

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By | 2018-03-22T11:14:35+00:00 July 2nd, 2018|

WordTheatre Presents Harriet Walter & Guy Paul: Words Laid Bare The Short Stories of Brian Doyle Monday, July 2nd at 7:00pm THE ARTS CLUB  40 Dover Street  Mayfair  London  W1S 4NP  020 7499 8581 One of England’s finest actresses, Harriet Walter and her dashing American husband, Guy Paul, will delight you with the shortest short stories [...]

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MIDSOMMAR: Short Stories & Music on the Eve of the Longest Day

By | 2018-04-16T12:21:20+00:00 June 20th, 2018|

  A Night in Sensuous Scandinavia On the eve of the longest day of the year, a scintillating cast of internationally renowned ​actors including Bellamy Young (Scandal) Indira Varma (Game of Thrones) Ian Hart (The Last Kingdom) and Michael Nouri (Flashdance), bring to life prose and poetry by contemporary Scandinavian authors with an original live score composed by Jonathan Sacks featuring [...]

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By | 2018-04-03T10:35:56+00:00 June 3rd, 2018|

PRESENTS SAVE THE DATE Performed readings of today's hottest female contemporary authors. Brunch - Sunday June 3, 2018 at Federal Noho - noon - 3pm Tickets: Brunch & Reading $45, $50 day of show (Members & Guest Associations please don't forget to enter your $5 off code) CAST*   *All authors and actors involved in WordTheatre® [...]

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By | 2018-04-18T15:14:53+00:00 May 6th, 2018|

  WordTheatre® presents ‘Astronauts & Falling Stars’, a collection of cosmic-themed stories and poems by some of America’s premier Los Angeles-based authors.  From an empathetic astronaut battling creatures on a distant planet, to one the first female astronauts recruited by NASA, to UFOs​, lovers​ and more, these varied explorations plumb the magic and mysteries of ​questions [...]


Guest Blog Post: Emma Hamilton

By | 2018-04-18T12:34:24+00:00 April 18th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|

Live short storytelling? For adults? Is that a real thing?   It’s funny how your life can expand in the space of a heartbeat. Back in 2011, I received an invitation out of the blue from a woman I had never met. The show was to be for the Sunday Times at Latitude, one of the [...]

Witness: The John Edgar Wideman Experience

By | 2018-01-30T11:50:31+00:00 February 3rd, 2018|

  Saturday, February 3, 2018; 7PM – 8:30PM Forest Lawn Memorial Park—Hollywood Hills **** FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC **** HOLLYWOOD HILLS, CA—To honor Black History Month, Forest Lawn Memorial Parks is proud to present A WordTheatre® Production of Witness: The John Edgar Wideman Experience, a one-night-only music and hip hop-infused performance of [...]

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By | 2018-01-24T10:08:44+00:00 January 24th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: |

January 14th  2018: Pushcart Prize XLII Benefit Program Federal Bar, North Hollywood 12pm-3pm 2018 got off to a superb start last Sunday with the year’s first WordTheatre® Brunch at the Federal Bar in North Hollywood. The usual star-studded cast of famous actors paid tribute to the 2018 Pushcart Prize Winners. Selected stories, poems and an essay [...]

A Benefit for the 2018 – XLII Pushcart Prize

By | 2018-01-17T10:40:20+00:00 January 14th, 2018|

WordTheatre® PRESENTS A Benefit & Brunch for the 2018 Pushcart Prize Part of the 2018 WordTheatre® Author/Actor Series    WordTheatre Benefit for The Pushcart Prize: Best of the Small Presses series.   Published every year since 1976, The Pushcart Prize is the most honored literary project in America. For the past 42 years, these remarkable annual [...]

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