INTIMATE AND TWISTED - LOVE, THE STRINDBERG WAY

  BONO AND THE EDGE WAITING FOR GODOMINO'S - two more shows at the Whitefire! This very funny show originated at the 2017 Fringe and has moved to the Whitefire Theatre on Ventura Blvd, where it has two more performances.  Here is my coverage from last summer:  "While a parody of...

THREE QUICK HIPSTER TIPS FOR THE WEEKEND

As usual, there's so much going on in the SoCal area this weekend, including a dangerous fire (try to avoid that).  For those who want a memorable experience at the theater, here are 3 options - all have some humor in them, though only one is a laugh out-loud...

Audio Interview: the cast of CABARET @ GEM Theatre

Enjoy this interview with the cast of Cabaret at the GEM Theatre, which closes Oct 29th. You can listen to this YouTube interview while commuting, while waiting in line at the grocery store or at an audition, backstage and even front of the stage. For tickets and more info Click here. https://youtu.be/b6N0HZVvl6M...

Audio Interview: the cast of On The Verge @ Little Fish Theatre

Enjoy this interview with the cast of On The Verge or The Geography of Yearning at the Little Fish Theatre, which closes Oct 19th. You can listen to this YouTube interview while commuting, while waiting in line at the grocery store or at an audition, backstage and even front of the...

LOVE, ART, THOUGHT - Searching for the Magic Connection in the Sacred Space

HIPSTER TIPS MASTERCLASS by Terrence McNally, directed by Dimitri Toscas Carolyn Hennesy and Roy Abramsohn in "Masterclass" This is the first production of the Garry Marshall Theatre (formerly the Falcon), but I have to admit that I didn't have high expectations.  The play Masterclass was first produced in...

Riding Along with MARTIN LANDAU on Life's Great Adventure

Last Sunday evening, I was privileged to attend the 3 hour tribute to Master Actor-Teacher Marty Landau at the Writer's Guild Theatre.  Life's unpredictability being what it is, though, this piece is appearing a few days later than originally planned.  The reason?  Well, there are two. One is something that...

Dot-Marie Jones Wrestling From A Glee-ful Beiste Into an OUR TOWN Gossip

Dot-Marie Jones has been acting professionally since 1992, but it's her five-year stint as Coach Beiste in the Fox hit series Glee that propelled her into instant street recognition. Dot's latest acting gig has her portraying the character of Mrs. Soames in Thornton Wilder's OUR TOWN, a co-production of...

Audio Interview: the cast of The Dance of Death @ Odyssey Theatre

Enjoy this interview with the cast of The Dance of Death at the Odyssey Theatre, which closes Nov 19th. You can listen to this YouTube interview while commuting, while waiting in line at the grocery store or at an audition, backstage and even front of the stage. For tickets and more...

Julie Brown's GOT A GUN Aiming At Your Funny Bones

Spawned from Julie Brown's 1980's hit song and subsequent music video, HOMECOMING QUEEN'S GOT A GUN fully morphs into Julie's staged musical beginning October 13 at the Cavern Club Theater. Co-written by Kurt Koehler, this high, high-camped musical will elaborate on how Debi the Homecoming Queen acquired her gun,...