September 28, 2010

This week’s LA Weekly review – Phantom of the Opera


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“The Phan… tomoftheoperaisthere – inside my mind!”

Anyone who knows me well will remember I worked for a couple of years backstage
September 27, 2010

Brutal and poignant – Ruined at the Geffen


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Vividly set against the backdrop of war-torn Democratic Republic of Congo, Lynn Nottage’s Pulitzer Prize-winning drama Ruined is a potent portrayal of unspeakable tragedy
September 27, 2010

Disappointing -Wall Street: Money Never Sleeps


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Wall Street:  Money Never Sleeps is Oliver Stone”™s sequel to his brilliant drama and morality tale Wall Street that offered audiences a glimpse into
September 22, 2010

A flabby romantic battle of wills — Elizabeth Shakespeare and the Astute Detective


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Thanks to its intriguing premise, Abraham Alan Ross”™ romantic comedy Elizabeth Shakespeare and The Astute Detective is a play with a promising start. A