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Fake It Until You Make It

January 29 – March 9, 2025

Mark Taper Forum

Fake It Until You Make It

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A bold world premiere comedy from Los Angeles-based playwright, Larissa FastHorse, about being whoever you want to be, even when it’s not who you are. FastHorse is a critically acclaimed writer who focuses her keen sense of satire to examine Native American perspectives on contemporary life and will be the first Native American writer to have a mainstage production on the Mark Taper Forum stage. A member of the Sicangu Lakota Nation, and author of the Broadway comedy, The Thanksgiving Play, FastHorse’s new work shines a hilarious light on ‘shifters’ who exist in a world of self-determined identity. This thought-provoking comic play asks what happens when you don’t believe you are the race you want to be? Change it! Fake It Until You Make It takes an absurd look at what defines who we are, and the lengths some people will go through to change it.

I am thrilled to be part of Snehal's first season of the Mark Taper Forum. This is my hometown theatre. Getting to bring this play to life where it started means so much to me. I can't wait to fill this space with laughter.

—Larissa FastHorse, Playwright


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By Larissa FastHorse
Directed by Michael John Garcés
World Premiere
A co-production with Arena Stage

Venue Information

The Mark Taper Forum is located at 135 N. Grand Ave., Los Angeles CA 90012.

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Ticket Prices

Prices start at $35.

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On sale: November 6, 2024

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On sale: November 13, 2024

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On sale: November 20, 2024

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Performance date: February 5, 2025

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Performance date: February 6, 2025

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Accessibility and Amenities

Our ACCESS program is committed to accessibility for all audiences. We offer a number of services to accommodate persons requiring mobility, vision, and hearing access.

One Saturday matinee for every mainstage Center Theatre Group production is designated as an ACCESS performance. These performances are designed for patrons who are deaf, hard of hearing, blind, and/or have low vision. ACCESS performances at the Ahmanson Theatre, Mark Taper Forum, and Kirk Douglas Theatre all offer American Sign Language interpretation and Audio Description.

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Performance date: March 1, 2025