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The Zip Code Plays
Season One


Celebrate the culture and history of LA neighborhoods from the safety of your home with The Zip Code Plays, a new series of original plays written by Playwrights Lab members and recorded by Antaeus Actors. All six plays are now available at no cost. You can listen here on our website, or on your favorite podcast platform.

View the program for The Zip Code Plays  as a PDF >

The Zip Code Plays  Series is generously sponsored in part by:

The Michael J. Connell Foundation

“DELIGHTFUL… like taking a whistle-stop tour of the weirder corners of our diverse metropolis… quick and fun and surprising, and the production quality is exceptional… ” — Margaret Gray, Los Angeles Times

AS INFORMATIVE AS IT IS ENTERTAINING… little known tales of Los Angeles’s different neighborhoods.” — Elaine Mura, LA Splash

ENCHANTING AND ORIGINAL… The Zip Code Plays deliver Los Angeles to your laptop.” — Shana Nys Dambrot, LA Weekly


the Zip Code Plays:


Written By: Khari Wyatt
Directed By: Bernadette Speakes
Sponsored by:
Ruth Eliel & Bill Cooney

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Annexing the Palisades

Written By: Alex Goldberg
Directed By: Ann Noble
Sponsored by:
The Peter Glenville Foundation

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Written By: Nayna Agrawal
Directed By: Jonathan Muñoz-Proulx
Sponsored by:
Evie and John DiCiaccio

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All Information Herein Is Classified

Written By: Deb Hiett
Directed By: Carolyn Ratteray
Sponsored by:
Belinda & Jack Walker

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Written By: Steve Serpas
Directed By: Julia Fletcher
Sponsored by:
Debra Thompson & Lawrence Riff

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Clara and Serra and The Talking Bear

Written By: Angela J. Davis
Directed By: Steven Robman
Sponsored in Memory of:
Mark C. Lambert

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Creative Team

Series Host – Ramón de Ocampo
Audio Producer, Sound Designer, and Foley Artist– Jeff Gardner
Original Music – Ellen Mandel
Audio Editor – Adam Macias
Dramaturg – Ryan McRee

Photographer: Martin Adams on Unsplash

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