The Kirk Douglas Theatre in Culver City is the newest member of Center Theatre Group's family of…More theatres (which includes the Mark Taper Forum and Ahmanson Theatre at the Los Angeles Music Center). The 317-seat venue, located in a renovated historic theatre, opened in October 2004. Artistic Director Michael Ritchie selects classics, world premieres, and original musicals to broaden the audience and artistic range of the venue.
Annually, Center Theatre Group has the option to offer dates at the Kirk Douglas Theatre for use by Culver City-based community and cultural organizations. This is made possible through The Kirk Douglas Theatre Community Access Program, which was developed as part of the lease arrangement for the theatre.
For more information about the program, contact Susan Obrow at 310-253-5762.
The Actors' Gang 9070 Venice Blvd, Culver City, CA90232 Founded in 1981 by a group of theater enthusiasts, the Actor's Gang Theatre is a center for live stage performances and…More workshops for aspiring and active actors. It is housed in a landmark building called The Ivy Substation and situated on a small park and on the other end is the Kirk Douglas Theater. The Gang also provides programs that target young people of all ages and abilities with a goal of connecting the arts with the community.
Santa Maria BBQ 9552 Washington Blvd, Culver City, CA90232 Santa Maria BBQ is a pleasant restaurant on the corner of Washington and Culver boulevards, down the street from the…More Kirk Douglas Theatre. The restaurant specializes in Santa Maria-style barbecue cuisines, and has been in business in Culver City for over 20 years. Burgers, steaks and ribs are available, along with seafood, sandwiches and burritos. Delivery, take-out and catering are also available.
S&W Country Diner 9748 Washington Blvd, Culver City, CA90232 S&W Country Diner features charming décor with a delightfully homey atmosphere. It is located just a few…More doors down from the Kirk Douglas Theatre. The diner has a loyal following and customer's boast that the coffee here is the best in town. The extensive menu features diner staples such as shortstacks, melts and burgers, as well as southern comfort food like biscuits and gravy.
Subspace Art is the latest addition to Culver City's thriving and growing creative scene. The gallery features works…More by known and rising artists in a variety of traditional and contemporary mediums. All works are optioned for sale. Exhibits run for 45 days with new shows starting every two months.
Subspace art is located next door to the iconic Ed Massey building and across from Sony Studios and the historic Kirk Douglas Theatre in downtown Culver City. Without the overhead costs associated with traditional galleries, they are able to significantly lessen the cost of the art while offering incredible works to the public.