Lee Melville, a true gentleman and decades-long friend of our theater, died last night. Melville was a critic and editor at Drama-Logue and, most recently, L.A. Stage. More details as they come in.
Christopher Shinn's drama Dying City, about a family in the wake of the Iraq War, being performed a ... More >>
The scandal surrounding a love affair between a brother and his sister forms the centerpiece of John Ford's 17th century play, 'Tis Pity She's a Whore. Archway Theatre's downtown production is this week's pick. See below for all the latest new theater reviews and comprehensive theater listings.
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Now playing at the Lost Studio on La Brea (and running through Sept. 9) is Elmina's Kitchen, Kwame Kwei-Armah's drama about three generations of West Indian males, set in a rough London neighborhood.
There's a crucial moment in the stage play when -- SPOILER ALERT --
someone is shot. Yet, on openi ... More >>
Antaeus Company's double-cast production of Chekhov's The Seagull scored this week's Pick of the Week. Click here for all of this week's New Theater Reviews, or after the jump.
Also, check this week's Stage feature on a mixed reaction to Hollywood's A-List (Clooney, Pitt, Bacon, Sheen) taking ... More >>
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Open Fist Theater Company launches its annual Fist Look Festival this weekend, with The Existents, a
rock musical by Douglas Crawford and Jason Wooten, music and lyrics by
Ty Taylor. T ... More >>
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The title is apt, since the action occurs in three radically
different bedrooms in a 1975 English suburb. Kate (blond and
taffy-voiced Kate Hollinshead) an ... More >>