L.A. Theatre Works

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Benefit: 'The Art of Diplomacy'

November 6th at the Broad Stage, Santa Monica

An evening honoring lawyer, human rights advocate and civic leader Kimberly Marteau Emerson and Ambassador John B. Emerson. Featuring Alfred Molina and Steven Weber in a live performance of 'A Walk in the Woods' by Lee Blessing.

Live in LA: 'The Hard Problem'

November 15-17 at the UCLA James Bridges Theater

L.A. Premiere! A researcher tries to answer whether human consciousness is more than simply the sum of its parts.

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We've recorded over 500 plays live in performance, everything from Shakespeare and Oscar Wilde to Arthur Miller and recent Tony winners, all with top-name actors. We then turn these recordings into podcasts, streaming audio, radio shows, and CDs, so you can listen to great theatre anywhere.

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Desire Under the Elms

By: Eugene O'Neill

Now Streaming on Soundcloud — Listen for free!

When greedy, selfish Ephraim Cabot brings home his young bride Abbie, his grown sons take actions which lead to a tragedy of epic proportions. Starring Amy Brenneman.

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Listen for Free: 'Relativity Series'

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L.A. Theatre Works and the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation present the Relativity Series: stories about science as a thoroughly human endeavor.