Press Room

Welcome to CAP UCLA’s online press room, where journalists can find information about our organization and all season programming. CAP supports the creation, presentation and critical dialogues vital to the ongoing innovation and expressive potential of artists in all performance disciplines—theater, dance, music and spoken word, as well as emerging platforms.

To find out more about CAP UCLA or a specific show, please contact our publicity office:

Press Inquiries:
Holly Wallace
Tel: 310.206.8744
Fax: 310.206.3843

Press Releases The latest news about upcoming CAP UCLA performances.

Press Image Library Images to accompany articles about CAP UCLA season artists and events are available in our press image library.

About CAP UCLA Information on the mission of CAP UCLA.

About Kristy Edmunds, Artistic and Executive Director.

Articles Archive
Below you will find links to recent feature articles and reviews.

Exclusive essay for Guardian Cities: David Sedaris has walked through cities all over the world and the worst, by far, is Bangkok

Sep 17, 2018 - David Sedaris

With the new fall season comes a whole new list of cultural events, exhibits and shows.

Sep 14, 2018 - LA Times Staff

Playbill - Five-time Tony Award winner George C. Wolfe will direct the world premiere in the spring.

Sep 11, 2018 - Olivia Clement

The New York Times Magazine - Faced with a vulgar, manic and cruel regime, birds of many different feathers are eager to proclaim themselves members of the Resistance. It is the most popular game in town.

Sep 8, 2018 - Teju Cole

The Theatre at Ace Hotel cultures up this September with the launch of the CAP UCLA x Ace Hotel 2018–2019 performance season

Sep 7, 2018 -

The author turned heads and doled out wit as WSJ. feted its first decade and a mini documentary.

Sep 5, 2018 - Kali Hays

Program brings together 40 leading minds to discuss 10 timely and fundamental questions. Faculty participants curator and Executive and Artistic Director of CAP UCLA, Kristy Edmunds.

Sep 4, 2018 - Louise Cale

Rewire.News - Inertia is understandable these days. But Standing Rock's sweeping coalition and today's activists' use of the past should give—dare we say it?—some hope.

Sep 4, 2018 - Eleanor J. Bader

Observer New Review guest editor Kate Tempest asks seven fellow poets, including Inua Ellams, to answer one another’s questions about their craft, and how they define success.

Sep 2, 2018 - Kate Tempest

In the wake of his death, too many fell into the simplistic binary thinking that plagues our country and steamrolls politics

Sep 1, 2018 - Rebecca Solnit

The Estonian Philharmonic Choir is among the artists and ensembles to win Gramophone Classical Music Awards

Aug 31, 2018 - M-Magazine

Live at National Concert Hall in Dublin

Aug 30, 2018 - Folk Radio

NPR's All Things Considered discusses Luciana Souza's new album

Aug 29, 2018 - Michelle Mercer

CAP UCLA artists and events highlighted: ‘Barber Shop Chronicles,’ Bill T. Jones/Arnie Zane Company, Rebecca Solnit & Jon Christensen and Elizabeth Gilbert & Cheryl Strayed 

Aug 29, 2018 - The Argonaut

In an unprecedented collaboration, local skaters will shred a ramp on stage in response to live music by Moran and his group The Bandwagon.

Aug 29, 2018 - LA West Media

A reader is left feeling vengeful after learning that a former friend is dating her ex.

Aug 28, 2018 - Cheryl Strayed and Steve Almond

UnCabaret 25th Anniversary Show: Nov. 18 at The Theatre at Ace Hotel

Aug 28, 2018 - Los Angeles Downtown News

On her final tour, her irony-free mix of politics and song seems as relevant as ever.

Aug 27, 2018 - The Washington Post

Susan Cahill talks to Mexican American writer, poet and teacher, Luis Alberto Urrea about his latest novel 'The House of Broken Angels' published by Little Brown.

Aug 27, 2018 - Talking Books

Our most memorable episodes from the last year as the final season draws to a close

Aug 27, 2018 - Steve Almond and Cheryl Strayed