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Cal Rep play tackles discrimination of women in latest play

Cal Rep play tackles discrimination of women in latest play

November 7, 2018

The stage floor of the Studio Theater was littered with multi-colored confetti when suddenly the prop gate was raised upwards, transporting the audience to a place that tackles the misogyny of the cur...

LGBTQ activist Harvey Milk remembered in Cal Rep’s production of ‘Dear Harvey’

LGBTQ activist Harvey Milk remembered in Cal Rep’s production of ‘Dear Harvey’

October 14, 2018

The life and long lasting impact of Harvey Milk, LGBTQ activist and first openly gay politician elected to the San Francisco Board of Supervisors, was brought to life Friday at the California Repertory’s opening perfo...

Cal Rep is “Proud to Present” a new meta performance

Cal Rep is “Proud to Present” a new meta performance

March 6, 2018

History can be hard to grapple with. The tragic decisions of ancestors and cultures laid out in precise moments of flawed reasoning, especially at the expense of others, can be difficult to confront. ...

CalRep’s “Dreamers” gives perspective on DACA

CalRep’s “Dreamers” gives perspective on DACA

February 18, 2018

True accounts were brought to stage in “Dreamers: Aqui y Alla” to explore today’s political and social climate of being a Deferred Action for Childhood Arrival recipient. California Repertory Compan...

Compelling, yet shallow: CalRep introduces “Polaroid Stories” at the University Theater

Compelling, yet shallow: CalRep introduces “Polaroid Stories” at the University Theater

November 19, 2017

It only took a few minutes for the audience to feel uncomfortable in California Repertory’s performance of Naomi Iizuka’s “Polaroid Stories” which premiered at the University Theater on Nov. 17. But no...

CSULB Theatre Arts fall schedule set to wow

CSULB Theatre Arts fall schedule set to wow

September 17, 2017

Dynamic new works will take center stage at Cal State Long Beach in the upcoming fall semester theatre season. The California Repertory Company, a theatre company comprised of CSULB undergraduates, graduates, fac...