Our Lady of 121st Street to perform at Kennedy Center American College Theatre Festival!

outreach logoThe Odyssey Theatre and Los Angeles City College Theatre Academy co-production of Our Lady of 121st Street was chosen to perform at this year’s regional Kennedy Center American College Theatre Festival!

This region represents Southern California, Arizona, Utah, Nevada, Hawaii and Guam.  The LACC Theatre Academy/Odyssey co-production was chosen from over two hundred entered productions.  This will be LACC’s fifth consecutive appearance at a KCACTF.   LACC was in the first ever KCACTF in the 1969.  The academy students performed in D.C. with a production of The Way of the World at Ford’s Theatre.  It was the first play performed in the theatre since the night Lincoln was assassinated.

The Odyssey/LACC Theatre Academy co-production of Untitled Warhol Project was one of the most highly award shows in the history of KCACTF with the following awards:

  • Distinguished Production of a Devised Work
  • Outstanding Lead Deviser/Director of a Devised Work
  • Distinguished Choreography  
  • Distinguished Costume Design 
  • Distinguished Sound Design 
  • Distinguished Performance and Production Ensemble
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This collaboration between Los Angeles City College Theatre Academy and the Odyssey Theatre is part of the Odyssey’s Student Outreach Program THE ODDS and is funded in part by donations from the Odyssey’s subscribers and donors.

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