Center Theatre Group 50th Anniversary Gala

Center Theatre Group’s 50th: A Starry Show, Gala Dinner and $4 Million   Belting out “I Know Where I’ve Been” from “Hairspray Live!,” Jennifer Hudson closed the one-night-only, star-studded show at the Ahmanson Theatre for the Center Theatre Group’s 50th anniversary, which was celebrated in high style May 20. In addition to Hudson’s performance, CTG’s festivities on Grand Avenue in downtown Los Angeles had plenty of other highlights. A pre-show cocktail party gave patrons a chance to mingle with fellow theater aficionados, and a seated dinner in Grand Park followed. The celebration, which raised a whopping $4...

Anything Goes Openin...

ANYTHING GOES Greeted with Enthusiasm, Opening Night at the Ahmanson Theatre in Los Angeles   The holiday season began on a cheerful note for Los Angeles theatergoers with the Nov. 28 Opening Night performance of “Anything Goes” at the Ahmanson Theatre at the Music Center in...

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Jane Fonda Jennifer Lopez – an Icon and an Idol at UCLA Awards Also: Jane Fonda, in a Q&A Session with Center Theatre Group’s Artistic Circle      An American Idol shared the stage with an American Icon, when Jennifer Lopez presented the UCLA Longevity Center’s...