February 1, 2014

“The Elephant Man” – a tour de force performance – Los Angeles theater review

Given the chance to embody John Merrick—aka ‘The Elephant Man’—on stage is probably something most actors would jump at with the same alacrity they would for
January 30, 2014

“Day Trader” – a middle-aged crisis comedy – Los Angeles theater review

 
Plays or films about middle-aged men in midlife crisis are pretty common, which doesn’t mean there isn’t room for one more, provided the writing is
January 27, 2014

“A Word or Two” – a celebration of the written & spoken word, presented by Christopher Plummer – Los Angeles theater review

An exuberant celebration of language is the most apt description for actor Christopher Plummer’s self-created one-man show. A Word or Two is playing through February 9,
January 24, 2014

“The Gospel According to Thomas Jefferson, Charles Dickens and Count Leo Tolstoy: Discord” – Los Angeles theater review

What do Thomas Jefferson, Charles Dickens and Leo Tolstoy have in common? In Scott Carter’s intellectually upscale comedy, all three are smug anthropomorphic spirits, trapped in