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Games on a Bombed-Out Beach: Finally, a Play With a Fresh Take on Hollywood
10 months ago by Steven Leigh Morris
An initial impulse upon discovering a new play about Hollywood types making a movie in an exotic location is to get down on your knees and pray, "Please Lord, not another play by and about dissolute filmmakers grappling with their p...
Garbo's Cuban Lover
2 years ago by Neal Weaver
Writer-director Odalys Nanin's fictionalized bio-play Garbo's Cuban Lover zeroes in on Mercedes De Acosta, who in the 1930s was celebrated as a poet, playwright and novelist, though nowadays she's remembered mostly for her lesbian a...
Marilyn: My Secret
2 years ago
Though iconic Hollywood bombshell Marilyn Monroe's story has been examined and re-examined from almost every possible angle over the years, Marilyn: My Secret, Odalys Nanin and Willard Manus' take, treads ground yet unworn as it exp...
3 years ago by Neal Weaver
Hollywood divas Bette Davis and Joan Crawford have inspired more drag-show performances than anybody Ñ except perhaps Judy Garland. Too many of these shows have been chintzy, labored and obvious, but fortunately this one, whi...