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Chris Bauer to appear in the play “Race”

Chris Bauer to appear in the play “Race”

Chris+Bauer+VIP+Pre+Fight+Party+Showtime+PPV+xqrXmnqDbidlTrue Blood’s Chris Bauer (Andy Bellefleur) will appear in the upcoming Pulitzer Prize-winning play by playwright David Mamet, called “Race.” The production is scheduled to open September 7, 2014, at the “Center Theatre Group/Kirk Douglas Theatre in Culver City, Los Angeles. Previews begin August 31, and performances run through September 28.

Directed by longtime Mamet collaborator Scott Zigler, “Race” features acclaimed stage and screen actors Chris Bauer (“True Blood,” “The Wire,” Broadway’s “A Streetcar Named Desire”), Dominic Hoffman (Mamet’s world premiere of “Faustus”), Jonno Roberts (Broadway’s “Take Me Out”) andDeWanda Wise (ABC’s “Firelight”).

The Story

“Race” has set design by Jeffery P. Eisenmann, costume design by Leah Piehl and lighting design by Josh Epstein. Casting is by Mark B. Simon, CSA, and the production stage manager is Kirsten Parker.

The Story

In “Race,” Mamet tackles America’s most controversial subject in his provocative tale of sex, guilt and bold accusations. In “Race,” two lawyers find themselves defending a wealthy white executive charged with sexually assaulting a black woman. When a new legal assistant gets involved in the case, the opinions that boil beneath explode to the surface.

Tickets for “Race” are available at, the CTG box office located at the Ahmanson Theatre, at the Kirk Douglas Theatre box office starting two hours before curtain or by calling (213) 628-2772.


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2 Comment responses

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    August 06, 2014

    A provocative tale of sex, guilt and bold accusations.  Sounds powerful and gripping.  Congratulations to Chris.


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    August 07, 2014

    This is in L.A.?   Darn, I was hoping he would do Broadway next!  
    Congratulations to one of the very best actors alive today!


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