July 31, 2013

“Blue Jasmine” by Woody Allen – a truly virtuosic performance by Cate Blanchett – Los Angeles film review


Woody Allen’s newest movie, Blue Jasmine, provides a platform for a truly virtuosic performance by Cate Blanchett that is sure to be remembered at Oscar
July 29, 2013

“A Parallelogram” – at the Mark Taper Forum – Los Angeles theater review

An existential “comedy” in the bleakest sense, Bruce Norris’ new play A Parallelogram posits the question “What would you do if you knew your future but
July 28, 2013

“Nine – The Musical” at The DOMA Theatre Company – Los Angeles musical theater review

For the better part of Maury Yeston’s musical Nine, now playing in a six-week run at The Met Theatre, central character Guido Contini is surrounded by
July 26, 2013

“The Time Being” starring Frank Langella and Wes Bentley – Los Angeles film review


The Time Being (2012) is a visually arresting film, an ambitious effort undercut by a problem script and a forgettable performance by lead actor Wes