L.A. Theatre Works

We bring live and recorded theatre

to the world

Radio Broadcast: 'I Love Lucy: A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Sitcom'

TV legends Lucille Ball (Sarah Drew, Grey's Anatomy) and Desi Arnaz (Oscar Nuñez, The Office) battle both a network and a sponsor to get the iconic show I Love Lucy on the air.

Live in LA: 'The Little Foxes'

October 19-21 at the James Bridges Theatre/UCLA

In Lillian Hellman's deliciously wicked classic, a wealthy Southern family goes to war with itself. Directed by Rosalind Ayres.

Welcome to L.A. Theatre Works

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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'I Love Lucy: A Funny Thing Happened...'

Now Available on CD or MP3

Playwright Gregg Oppenheimer – son of I Love Lucy’s creator Jess Oppenheimer – spins the hilarious true story behind America’s most beloved TV comedy.

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