L.A. Theatre Works

We bring live and recorded theatre

to the world

Radio Broadcast: 'In The Heat of the Night'

Now streaming on Soundcloud

Based on John Ball’s novel, In the Heat of the Night pits a visiting black detective from California against a small Alabama town simmering with anger over desegregation.

Live in LA: 'A Room with a View'

March 1-3 at the James Bridges Theater/UCLA

After a chance encounter in Florence leads to unexpected romance, Lucy Honeychurch must choose between the demands of her station or the desires of her heart. Adapted by Kate McAll from the novel by E.M. Forster.

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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'Sisters Matsumoto' by Philip Kan Gotanda

Now Available on CD or MP3

Three Japanese-American sisters return to their farm in Stockton, California, after years in a WWII internment camp, but the once prosperous family finds it’s not easy to pick up the pieces of their former lives.

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Help us bring live and recorded theatre to the world. Click below to learn more about the perks of annual membership, or to make a general tax-deductible donation. 

Listen for Free: 'Relativity Series'

Stream on demand, or subscribe to our podcast. 

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