Deborah Klugman

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  • 10 days ago | Theater

    In Serrano The Musical, book writer Madeleine Sunshine plucks elements from Edmond Rostand’s iconic romance Cyrano de Bergerac and transposes them into a story set in New York City’s mob-infested Little Italy. Running somewhere around two and thre...

  • 13 days ago

    Tony Award winner Angela Lansbury is the best reason to see Noël Coward’s Blithe Spirit, now at the Ahmanson Theatre. The venerated performer is reprising her Broadway role of Madame Arcati, a dotty psychic who hooks up a martini-drinking mystery ...

  • 18 days ago | Theater

    It’s easy to understand why solo performer Chris Lemmon wants to pay homage to his famous father Jack. Celebrity aside, the parent-child bond is a powerful one. Watching and listening to Jack Lemmon Returns at the Broad Stage, I could almost feel ...

  • 2 months ago | Theater

    Noel Coward is said to have written Blithe Spirit in less than a week. The play premiered a couple of months after he completed it, in 1941, when the Germans were bombing London, and audiences, no doubt desperate for distraction, stepped gamely ov...

  • 2 months ago

    Performer Chuma Gault is at the top of his form in this play by EM Lewis that deals with Americans and guns. An unpredictable work that slowly and stealthily gathers steam, it begins as a discourse and gradually evolves into a personal account of ...

  • 2 months ago | Theater

    If ever there were a writer dedicated to society’s subversion it was Joe Orton. Orton despised the status quo and made it his mission to wreak havoc on its precepts as thoroughly and as flamboyantly as possible. In What the Butler Saw, he went aft...