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May 3, 2016
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Melrose Poetry Bureau launches Ad lit Lab

National Poetry Month (April) may have concluded, but Melrose Poetry Bureau (MPB) is just getting started!
To celebrate National Poetry Month, on April 21st, the
May 2, 2016
Photo by Michael Lamont.

“Stage Kiss” at the Geffen

Sarah Ruhl’s insular comedy is set in the world of the theater. Act One begins with an audition then sees its way through to opening night. Act
April 27, 2016

Piatigorsky International Cello Festival comes to L.A. in May

In honor of the legendary cellist, Gregor Piatigorsky, the Piatigorsky International Cello Festival, presented by the University of Southern California Thornton School of Music and
April 26, 2016
Ioan Gruffudd and Joely Fisher at BritWeek’s 10th anniversary performance of “MURDER, LUST & MADNESS”
Credit Rex Gelert.

BritWeek and “Murder, Lust & Madness” – an evening of Shakespeare at the Wallis reviewed

BritWeek’s Tenth Anniversary — a two-week celebration of all things British — kicked off last Saturday night at the beautiful Wallis Annenberg Goldsmith Theater in Beverly Hills.
Numerous luminaries of stage and
April 26, 2016
"A Singular They" by  Aliza Goldsmith -  Photo Credit- Anne E. McGrath.

“A Singular They” at the Blank

#LAThtr aficionadi,
Here follows my latest review for the critical website Stage Raw — which contains current arts and theater coverage from our intrepid team
April 26, 2016
Untitled (Jellyfish, California) [detail], 1967. Silver gelatin print, 7 5/8 x 9 5/8 inches. The Brett Weston Archive, Courtesy Christian Keesee Collection, 2016

Pasadena Museum of California Art – Three Exhibitions 2016

Three exhibitions are currently on show at the Pasadena Museum of California Art, each charting the realm and scope of artists as diverse as their works.
April 25, 2016
Radha Mitchell in Peter A. Dowling’s ‘Sacrifice.'

‘Sacrifice’ starring Radha Mitchell

An attractively lensed story begins promisingly in Wicker Man territory but disappointingly devolves into a routine mystery.

New York obstetrician Tora Hamilton (Radha
April 22, 2016
Photo by Stephanie Fishbein Photography.

“Currency” – Inkwell Theater at VS. Theatre

Jennie Webb’s hilarious new play Currency, is a sly commentary on modern relationships — both the intimate kind and familial ones. It begins in the abundantly
April 21, 2016
Kabuki Lion close up

“Kabuki Lion Shi-Shi-O” at the MGM Grand Las Vegas in May

A new Kabuki play has been created expressly for the David Copperfield Theatre at MGM Grand, entitled Kabuki Lion Shi-Shi-O: The Adventures of the Mythical
April 19, 2016
Melrose Poetry Bureau type-in

Melrose Poetry Bureau celebrates National “Carry A Poem in Your Pocket” Day – Downtown L.A.

Come one, come all this Thursday, April 21, when the poets descend on the steps of Los Angeles City Hall for a typewriting extravaganza that celebrates poetry,
April 18, 2016
Theatre of NOTE - YWP pic

Theatre of NOTE’s annual Young Writers Project in May

“There are five plays being presented this year, including one play that was written by an entire high school class,” explains Lauren Letherer, producer of
April 13, 2016
Complexions Contemporary Ballet's Jillian Davis (photo by Vikki Sloviter Photography)

Complexions Contemporary Ballet – at the Music Center

Three nights only – this weekend – Glorya Kaufman Presents Dance at The Music Center hosts Complexions Contemporary Ballet (Complexions) as it returns to The Music Centers