December 23, 2013

The Past – Iranian Filmmaker Asghar Farhadi’s latest is another gem – Los Angeles film review


Though it unfolds in the present, writer/director Asghar Farhadi’s beautiful new film underscores how difficult it can be to elude the past.
His first to
December 12, 2013

Peter and the Starcatcher – theater review for LA Weekly

Dear readers! This week’s theater review for the LA Weekly is of Peter and the Starcatcher, now playing at The Ahmanson in Downtown LA.
 
Much
December 10, 2013

Returning — The Second City’s “A Christmas Carol: Twist Your Dickens!” – Los Angeles theater review

Returning to the Center Theatre Group’s Kirk Douglas Theatre is the sketch comedy show based on the ghostly old Holiday chestnut by Charles Dickens. Written by
December 9, 2013

The Sound of Music Live! NBC TV’s presentation of the classic musical


Last Thursday, NBC presented a live production of the classic musical The Sound of Music, with Carrie Underwood as its star Maria.
Mark McClain Wilson maintains