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Midsommar

By |2018-09-19T17:21:47-07:00June 20th, 2018|

  20 JUNE, 7PM Crazy Coqs, Live! at Zedél, London  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), MyAnna Buring (In the Dark, Ripper Street), Ian Hart (The Last Kingdom), Michael Nouri (Flashdance), and Jason Butler Harner (Ozark, Homeland), bring to life prose and poetry by Siv Cedering, Isak Dinesen [...]

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SHE

By |2018-06-05T16:38:21-07:00June 3rd, 2018|

TICKETS AVAILABLE AT THE DOOR TODAY Three remarkable women will bring to life new short stories by three of our finest female authors, followed by a post performance Q & A and book signings. Sunday Brunch from Noon - 1:00 followed by WordTheatre® and a Q & A from  1- 3:00 pm ( includes intermission) Upstairs at Federal Bar Noho: 5300 Lankershim Blvd., [...]

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ASTRONAUTS & FALLING STARS

By |2018-05-07T11:24:46-07:00May 6th, 2018|

  WordTheatre® presents ‘Astronauts & Falling Stars’, a collection of cosmic-themed stories and poems by some of our finest 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 [...]

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Guest Blog Post: Stephen Tobolowsky

By |2018-05-01T15:40:57-07:00May 1st, 2018|Categories: Actor, Author, Blog, Creative, Events, Testimonials|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Actor Stephen Tobolowsky talks about how he got his start as an Author in Los Angeles. You can watch Stephen perform one of his stories at WordTheatre's 'Astronauts & Falling Stars' May 6, 2018 in North Hollywood, CA.

Guest Blog Post: Emma Hamilton

By |2018-04-18T12:34:24-07:00April 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 |2018-07-10T11:55:44-07:00February 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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IN CASE YOU MISSED IT…

By |2018-01-24T10:08:44-07:00January 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 |2018-01-17T10:40:20-07:00January 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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TC Boyle, The Relive Box & Other Stories

By |2017-10-28T16:20:25-07:00October 29th, 2017|

  T.C. Boyle, The Relive Box & Other Stories The Federal Bar 5303 Lankershim Blvd, North Hollywood, CA 91601 Sunday, October 29th Brunch 12:00 PM Performance 1:00 PM sharp   Join us for a brunch and readings with award-winning short story writer T.C. Boyle! After a delicious Mexican-style brunch, TC Boyle and actors Gregg Henry (Scandal, [...]

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