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'Throw Me on the Burnpile and Light Me Up' Calendar Release


September – October 2016


“Throw Me on the Burnpile and Light Me Up”

Written and Performed by Lucy Alibar

Directed by Neel Keller

World Premiere.


Written and performed by Alibar, “Throw Me on the Burnpile and Light Me Up” blends a lecherous goat, Pentecostals on the radio, a clutter of inbred cats, phone calls from death row, Daddy’s burnpile and countless other rich ingredients into a delicious and magical stew of stories about a singular childhood in Grady County, Florida.


Previews Begin September 10, 2016. Opens September 16.

Through October 2.

Previews: Saturday through Thursday at 8 p.m. No Monday performance.

Opens Friday, September 16 at 8 p.m.

Regular Performances (September 17 through October 2):

Tuesday through Saturday at 8 p.m.; Sunday at 1 and 6:30 p.m. No Monday performances.

Exceptions: Added 2 p.m. performance on Saturday, October 1.


Ticket Prices: $25-$70 (Ticket prices are subject to change.)

Tickets are available online at, by calling CTG Audience Services at (213) 628-2772, in person at the Center Theatre Group box office (at the Ahmanson Theatre at the Music Center in downtown Los Angeles), or at the Kirk Douglas Theatre box office two hours prior to performances. Groups: (213) 972-7231. Deaf community: information and charge, visit


Center Theatre Group/Kirk Douglas Theatre

9820 Washington Blvd., Culver City, CA 90232.

Ample free parking and restaurants adjacent.