May 9, 2013

“The Royale” – Los Angeles theater review

 
A ferocious cast giving their all in a powerful play—Marco Ramirez’ The Royale is a tremendously satisfying evening of theater, now playing at the Kirk
May 6, 2013

“Miss Julie” – Neil LaBute’s adaptation at the Geffen – Los Angeles theater review

Turn-of-the-century Swedish playwright August Strindberg’s naturalistic drama Miss Julie was remarkable in its day for its scandalous subject matter and frank dialogue exchanges. With its scathing
May 5, 2013

“Here I Am: An Unconventional Life” by Jeff Podgurski — Los Angeles book review


A cross between Twain’s adventures of Huckleberry Finn and an action-packed Quentin Tarantino movie, Here I Am: An Unconventional Life is a remarkable and unusual
May 3, 2013

“Paris-Manhattan” – French Comedy Inspired by Woody Allen Fizzles – Los Angeles movie review

If you’re not a Woody Allen fan – and I am not – you may have trouble relating to writer/director Sophie Lellouche’s pleasant if uninspiring chick