Cornerstone Theater Company

The Hunger Cycle Plays

Café Vida

April 26 - May 20, 2012

A collaboration with Homeboy Industries and Homegirl Café exploring the intersection of food, gang culture and rehabilitation.

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SEED: A Weird Act of Faith

Fall 2012

An examination of the connection between urban and rural farming, and the journey our food takes from farm to plate.

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Lunch Lady Courage

Spring 2013

This play enters the world of “lunch ladies” and cafeteria workers, administrators and students, tater tots and chocolate milk.

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Love on San Pedro

Fall 2013

A collaboration with New Dramatists, one of the country’s leading playwright centers and a nationally recognized new play laboratory.

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Bliss Point

Spring 2014

A journey into how the hunger for emotional fulfillment is “fed” through extreme and often self-destructive behaviors.

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California Bridge Tour

Fall 2014 - Spring 2015

A full-length touring production of California: The Tempest that will span the state from north to south.

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Urban Rez

Spring 2016

Playwright Larissa FastHorse explores hunger for culture and what it means to be one of the original people of Los Angeles today.

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Winter 2016

A performance that immerses you in the role of volunteer, giving you the opportunity to do something useful for hungry people in Los Angeles.

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Magic Fruit

Fall 2017

The cycle’s culminating play will bring together all the former Hunger Cycle communities to tell a larger story.

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