November 20, 2012

Intimate Apparel – Los Angeles theater review

A persuasive melodrama, Intimate Apparel is perhaps Lynn Nottage’s best known play, although she won the Pulitzer Prize for Drama for Ruined in 2009.
Written and
November 15, 2012

“Their Eyes Saw Rain” – theater review for LA Weekly

Gentle readers! This week my theater review for the LA Weekly is of the drama Their Eyes Saw Rain, written by and starring West Liang, and
November 13, 2012

KONG: A Goddamn Thirty-Foot Gorilla – Los Angeles theater review for LA Weekly

::STOP PRESS::
KONG: A Goddamn Thirty-Foot Gorilla
has been extended through SUNDAY, DECEMBER 9, 2012
My recent theater review for the LA Weekly is of
November 11, 2012

“The Comedy” – Los Angeles film review – Not Many Laughs in This Lemon


Not every sociopath is an axe murderer or a conman.  In The Comedy, director Rick Alverson’s painfully unfunny and self-indulgent film, the main character never