Center Theatre Group to Host Community Conversations for ‘Valley of the Heart’

Alexis Cruz and Brittany Ishibashi in a scene from “Stand Up for Justice: The Ralph Lazo Story.”

Center Theatre Group will host two Community Conversations inspired by Luiz Valdez’s “Valley of the Heart,” which runs at the Mark Taper Forum through Dec. 9.

Community Conversations are a series of panel discussions that are free and open to the public and feature local thought leaders in dialogue about the context, issues and ideas finding voice on Center Theatre Group stages.

The first Community Conversation will take place at the Japanese American National