Wed, 22 Mar 2017 01:17:48 GMT(PR-inside.com) LOS ANGELES (March 21, 2017) - The Los Angeles Times has rejected advertisements for Ray Richmond's politically-charged play TRANSITION, about the first Oval Office meeting between President Barack Obama and President-elect Donald Trump. The Times emailed Richmond's team today that the proposed ad "does not meet the content requirements for the Los Angeles Times." According to a member of the TRANSITION production staff, "They had issues with an ad containing public figures." “I’m really more than a little shocked,” playwright Richmond said this afternoon, “but even more confused. If we can no longer depict the likenesses of famous figures, what will ..
Tue, 14 Mar 2017 20:46:59 GMT(PR-inside.com) HOLLYWOOD (March 14) Eager to put an end to swirling rumors about what really went on during the meeting between the men in the White House Oval Office on November 10, 2016 – two days after the election – playwright Ray Richmond today sent invites to both Presidents Obama and Trump to attend TRANSITION, the play that imagines the content of that historic conversation. Since previews began on March 9, two pairs of tickets apiece had been reserved for the show’s real-life protagonists to take in the performance at the Lounge Theatre on Santa Monica Boulevard in Hollywood. Now, Richmond has ..
Wed, 08 Mar 2017 05:41:27 GMT(PR-inside.com) HOLLYWOOD (March 8) - Only days after they went on sale, tickets to the March 11 world premiere of TRANSITION, the play by Ray Richmond that is the first theatrical response to the new Trump era, have sold out. At press time, some tickets are still up for grabs for the preview performances on Thursday and Friday, March 9 and 10, as well as 13 other weekend performances through April 9 at the Lounge Theatre in Hollywood. Recent eruptions from Donald Trump's Twitter account and other White House headlines have generated much interest in and attention to TRANSITION, an original theatrical ..
Wed, 01 Mar 2017 17:29:05 GMT(PR-inside.com) LOS ANGELES (March 1, 2017) - TRANSITION, a new play about the Oval Office meeting between President Barack Obama and president-elect Donald Trump, begins its world premiere engagement on March 11 at the Lounge Theatre in Hollywood. The 90-minute production was written by veteran Hollywood journalist, author and critic Ray Richmond. It is the first theatrical effort directly inspired by the Trump Era. An imagined, dramatic recreation of the historic sitdown that took place on November 10, 2016 (two days after Trump's shocking victory in the Presidential election), TRANSITION is a compelling drama with comedic elements woven throughout. The meeting evolves ..