HAMLET SHUT UP!
Photo by Diane Meyer
Jonas Oppenheim's silent version of Hamlet continues this weekend at Sacred Fools Theatre
Check back Monday afternoon for reviews of How the Grinch Stole Christmas at the Pantages; Michael Sargent's "comedy of desperation," Black Leather at Hollywood's Unknown Theatre; Gabe McKinley's world-premiere drama at Hollywood's Elephant Theatre, Extinction, about college buddies looking back; Hamlet Shut Up!, Jonas Oppenheim's silent version of the Bard's most renowned tragedy, at Sacred Fools Theatre, Sam Shepard's, A Lie of the Mind, at Studio/Stage; Donavon Thomas' drama about the after-effects of the Iraq War on two veterans, Post, at the Complex in Hollywood; Casey Smith's one-man theatrical extravaganza performed almost entirely without words, Violators Will be Violated, Circle X Theatre Company at Son of Semele Theatre; Matt Robertson's Chatsworth, about the lives of actors in the nation's porn capital; Philip W. Chung's comedy Grace Kim & the Spiders From Mars, Lodestone Theatre Ensemble at CTG Burbank; Simon Gray's Molly at the Victory Theatre Center; and Jovanka Bach's drama Mercy Warren's Tea, about anti-British playwright Mercy Otis Warren at the Odyssey Theatre in West L.A.
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JUDE NARITA AND FRIENDSJude Narita's one-woman play, From the Heart "joined by various Los Angeles guest artists" for a two week engagement at Santa Monica's Miles Memorial Playhouse starting Friday, Nov. 27, then Thurs.-Sat., 8 p.m.; through Dec. 6. 1130 Lincoln Blvd. Tickets here
JULIAN SANDS READS POETRY BY HAROLD PINTER
At the Odyssey Theatre, 2055 Sepulveda Blvd., Sunday, Nov. 29, 5 p.m. and Wed., Dec. 9 8 p.m. (310) 477-2055 http://odysseytheatre.com
SPLIT SIDE, L.O.L.!
All-star stand up (Wendy Liebman, Whitney Cummings, Jason Stuart, and Oded Gross) at the Eclectic Company Theatre, 5312 Laurel Canyon Ave., North Hollywood; Thursday Dec. 3, 6:30 snacks, 7:30 show(818) 508-3003 http://eclecticcompanytheatre.org $55 "includes show and pastry bar"