Richard Maxwell confesses that he had never even heard of Eugene O'Neill's S.S. Glencairn plays prior to getting a fateful call in 2011 -- "totally out of the blue" -- from the acclaimed Wooster Group director Elizabeth LeCompte. "She said, 'We've been kicking around these plays for a while,'" he re ... More >>
The Wooster Group's Vieux Carre at REDCAT
COMPREHENSIVE THEATER LISTINGSNEW THEATER REVIEWSSTAGE FEATURE on three plays in NYC NEW REVIEW GO TRAVELING CARNIVAL FREAKSHOW â€‹Photo by Chelsea SuttonIf Tod Browning and the Brothers Quay had collaborated on a stage version of The Island of Dr. Moreau, the results might have resembled this whim ... More >>
COMPREHENSIVE THEATER LISTINGSNEW REVIEWS THE 31ST ANNUAL L.A. WEEKLY THEATER AWARDSECHO CHAMBERS Resonances from The Wooster Group's North Atlanticâ€‹Ground Control to Major Tom Photo by Paula Court If you drive through the San Gabriel Mountains, where radio reception is already dodgy, set ... More >>
The latest NEW THEATER REVIEWS are embedded in this coming week's COMPREHENSIVE THEATER LISTINGS; Also, see this week's THEATER FEATURE on Oleanna at the TaperNEW REVIEW THEATER PICK: LA DIDONEPhoto by Paula CourtOPERA BUFFINGThe Wooster Group's La DidoneNYC's The Wooster Group, in partnersh ... More >>
Dido, Aeneas and zombies from outer space
David CourtlandChef Nate Courtland, doing on-location hangover research It's Memorial Day weekend. You're going to get hammered. Don't deny it. At least be prepared for how gross you will feel on Monday morning. In P.G. Wodehouse's Jeeves and Wooster series, butler Jeeves always cured his queasy la ... More >>
The Woosters, back in L.A.