Cornerstone Theater Company

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Two Geffen premieres, and two plays about addicts
LA Observed, June 22, 2014
By Don Shirley

Theater as addiction therapy in ‘Bliss Point’
Jewish Journal, June 18, 2014
By Iris Mann

Finding bliss with Cornerstone Theater Co Hunger Cycle
Examiner.com, June 17, 2014
By Evan Henerson

Bliss Point by Shishir Kurup
Joe Straw #9, June 17, 2014
By Joe Straw

Our Heroic Journeys: 1. “Bliss Point”
TheatreGhost.com, June 13, 2014
By Mark Hein

Addicts Take the Stage and Shatter Stigma in “Bliss Point”
AfterPartyChat, June 12, 2014
By Erica Larsen

Bliss Point
Reviewplays.com, June 14, 2014
by Jose Ruiz

‘Bliss Point’ examines the hunger of addiction, substance abuse
Inland Valley Daily Bulletin, May 30, 2014
By Diana Sholley

Arts District Theater Company Inspires Downtown L.A.
Neon Tommy, February 20, 2014
By Casey Prottas

Love on San Pedro: Reflecting on the Soul of Skid Row
Artbound | KCET, November 27, 2013
By Artbound

Love on San Pedro: A Photographic Journey From Skid Row to the Stage
Artbound | KCET, November 20, 2013
By Melissa Govea

Love on San Pedro by James McManus
Joe Straw #9, November 17, 2013
By Joe Straw

Free weekend? 8 cheap events to check out in LA
KPCC, November 15, 2013
By Kristen Lepore and Monica Luhar

Theater Review: ‘Love On San Pedro’ At Cornerstone Theater Company
Neon Tommy, November 14, 2013
By Sarah Allen

Love on San Pedro: A Cardboard Ecology
Artbound | KCET, November 13, 2013
By Shannon Scrofano

Syrian revolution/ “Ban The Box”/ Skid Row
KPFK, November 12, 2013
Feminist Magazine

Play based on stories of Skid Row reveals sense of community, hope
Daily Bruin, November 8, 2013
By Lilit Arakelyan

The Qumran Report – Community Theater and The Skid Row Community
Skidrow Studios, November 6, 2013
By The Qumran Report

Love on San Pedro: Playwright James McManus on Hunger
Artbound | KCET, November 6, 2013
By James McManus

Cornerstone Looks for Love on San Pedro and Elsewhere on Skid Row
LA Stage Times, November 6, 2013
By Rachel Fain

Cornerstone Theater Company Comes to Skid Row for Play ‘Love on San Pedro’
Los Angeles Downtown News, November 6, 2013
By Donna Evans

Love On San Pedro: Skid Row Community Members Working Toward Change
Artbound | KCET, October 30, 2013
By Maria Gabriela Guerra

Love on San Pedro: Meet the Skid Row Community Members
Artbound | KCET, October 23, 2013
By Maria Gabriela Guerra

Love on San Pedro: Skid Row Theater and the ‘Invisible’ Los Angeles
Artbound | KCET, October 16, 2013
by Michael John Garcés

A Los Angeles theater company commits fully to telling stories of East Salinas.
Monterey County Weekly, August 8, 2013
By Walter Ryce

Historias de Alisal van al escenario en Salinas
The Salinas Californian | The Californian.com, August 2, 2013
By Valentin Mendoza | El Sol

School Lunch Reform – a Conversation and a Play Spark Calls to Action
The Attune Foods Daily Digest, July 29, 2013
By Annelies Zijderveld

Plumas Negras en Salinas
Univision Monterey-Salinas, July 15, 2013
By KSMS News

Agents of Change
Theatre Communications Group, July 17, 2013
By Dominic D’Andrea

Activists, Dickinson use drama to examine disciplinary issues
The Sacramento Bee, June 26, 2013
By Loretta Kabb & Diana Lambert

What do schools have to do with the health of a community?
The Sacramento Bee, June 26, 2013
By Cynthia H. Craft

A Big Eyed Fish Post 2.6: Cornerstone Theater Company
A Big Eye Fish, May 8, 2013
By Rachel Grossman

“Lunch Lady Courage”, Defend Yourself & “Wonder Women”
Feminist Magazine, April 9, 2013
By Lynn Harris Ballen, Sammy Lyon and Lauren McQuade

Food Takes the Center Stage
Random Lengths News, April 5, 2013
By John Farrell

Theater to See in L.A. This Week
LA Weekly, April 4, 2013
By Steven Leigh Morris

‘Lunch Lady Courage’ Puts Brecht Inside an L.A. Public High School
Backstage, March 30, 2013
By Katherine Davis

Play underlines transition to nutrition
Park Labrea News, March 28, 2013
By Aaron Blevins

A New Play About…LAUSD School Lunch?
LA Weekly, March 27, 2013
By Bill Raden

Cornerstone’s Courage Looks at the School Lunch Lady
LA Stage Times, March 27, 2013
By Rachel Fain

40th Anniversary Special: Big Shows, Big Events and Big Crowds
Los Angeles Downtown News, February 22, 2013
By Richard Guzmán

Cornerstone at the Cocoanut
LA Stage Times, February 28, 2013
By Julio Martinez

Seed: A Weird Act of Faith
Uprising Radio, November 9, 2012
By Bipasha Shom

Seed: A Weird Act of Faith
LA Weekly, November 6, 2012
By Jenny Lower

Stay Calm & Get Inspired! What Should We Be Working On After Election Day?
Feminist Magazine, November 6, 2012
By Lynn Harris Ballen and Ariana Manov

Bipartisan Theater? Look at Seed, 42nd Street
LA Stage Times, November 5, 2012
By Don Shirley

All Things Great and Small
Daily Monica Daily Press, October 31, 2012
By Sarah A. Spitz

Gilmer and Kurup Plant Cornerstone’s Seed
LA Stage Times, October 31, 2012
By Julio Martinez

Center Theatre Group Leads Ovation Awards Nominations
Los Angeles Times, September 11, 2012
By David Ng

Partnership Between Homeboy Industries and Cornerstone
Downtown News, May 11, 2012
Editorial

Café Vida
KUSC, Arts Alive, May 12, 2012
By Hugh Esten

LATC Play Based on Homeboy Industries Is Vibrant and Uplifting
Downtown News, May 11, 2012
By Jeff Favre

Their Mother’s Day goal: redemption
Los Angeles Times, May 10, 2012
By Hector Tobar

Vitality at “Café” Vida
Cultural Weekly, May 10, 2012
By Campbell Britton

A Process with Integrity
KCRW, May 9, 2012
By Anthony Byrnes

Cornerstone Theater Company’s Hunger Cycle Kicks Off with Café Vida by Lisa Loomer
LA Weekly Stage Raw, May 10, 2012
By Steven Leigh Morris

LA Review: Café Vida
BACKSTAGE, May 7, 2012
By Jennie Webb

Springtime in LA
LA Stage Times, May 7, 2012
By Don Shirley

Cornerstone Meets Homeboy Industries Onstage
Downtown News, May 2, 2012
By Richard Guzman

Cornerstone Meets Cactus
Stage Mom Musings, July 19, 2012
By Lynn Trimble

A Vibrant Voice Chronicles the Renaissance of Downtown L.A.
Los Angeles Times, March 30, 2012
By Larry Harnisch

To Catch the Conscience of a Nation
American Theatre Magazine, April 2012
By Christopher Wallenberg

Fowler natives shine in play “A Man Comes to Fowler”
The Fresno Bee, August 12, 2011
By John Walker

A Man Comes to Fowler
The Fresno Bee, August 7, 2011
David Mas Masumoto

Crossing Over
Theater Magazine (Yale), Fall 2011
By Sonja Arsham Kuftinec

Cornerstone’s Hunger Cycle plants Creative Seeds
LA Stage Times, October 27, 2011
By Rachel Fain

Cornerstone Theater Company’s Justice Cycle
Theatre Forum, January 2011
By Anna Garcia-Romero
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Day laborer theater without borders teaches immigrants their rights
Huffington Post, July 23, 2011
By Amy Taxin

The Garcés Ultimatum
American Theatre Magazine, November 2010
By Steven Leigh Morris

’3 Truths’ becomes Cornerstone’s finale in a six-play series
LA Stage Times, June 2, 2010
By Steve Julian

Naomi Iizuka, Bridge Builder
LA Stage Times, June 1, 2010
By Don Shirley

Review: ‘Touch the Water’ at Cornerstone
Los Angeles Times, June 10, 2009
By F. Kathleen Foley

‘For All Time’ explores crime from all viewpoints
Los Angeles Times, October 31, 2008
By Mike Boehm

A Manson accomplice speaks in Cornerstone Theater’s ‘For All Time’
Los Angeles Times, October 30, 2008
By Mike Boehm

Cornerstone puts the immigrant issue center stage
Los Angeles Times, May 27, 2007
By Sean Mitchell