August 20, 2012

“Red” – LA theater review

It’s refreshing to experience a play about ideas, and not simply character or story. John Logan’s incendiary play Red is a two-character bio-drama about abstract expressionist
August 15, 2012

“Elmina’s Kitchen” – LA theater review for LA Weekly

Gentle readers!
My theater review this week for the LA Weekly is of Elmina’s Kitchen, a drama by Kwame Kwei-Armah, now playing at the Lost Studios
August 13, 2012

Pure magic — “Mary Poppins” musical at the Ahmanson, LA theater review

The beloved tale of the efficient Victorian nanny Mary Poppins is back at the Ahmanson Theatre for a four-week run. With its magnificent staging, gorgeous
August 7, 2012

Mike Stoller of Leiber and Stoller – appearing at American Cinemateque

Mike Stoller, of the legendary Grammy Award winning songwriting team of Leiber & Stoller, will appear for a book signing of “Hound Dog:  The Leiber and