Edward Albee’s “At Home at the Zoo”

Edward Albee’s “At Home at the Zoo”

By Beverly Cohn Before I launch into a review of Deaf West Theatre’s production of Edward Albee’s “At Home at the Zoo,” I’d like to say a few words about Edward Albee, considered ...

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Center Stage: “The Absolute Brightness of Leonard Pelkey”

Center Stage: “The Absolute Brightness of Leonard Pelkey”

Center Stage, with Beverly Cohn, Editor-at-Large A one-hander, a play with only a single actor, can very easily fall off that slippery boredom slope, as it’s no easy task to keep ...

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Malibu Playhouse sets precedent in L.A. intimate theater with new season

Malibu Playhouse sets precedent in L.A. intimate theater with new season

The Malibu Playhouse is breaking new ground in L.A.'s 99-seat-and-under theater scene. Malibu Playhouse will be hosting a series of Guest Artistic Directors to bring a variety of ...

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Placido Domingo extends LA Opera contract

Placido Domingo extends LA Opera contract

  Placido Domingo will remain with LA Opera as general director through the 2018-19 season, the opera company announced today. "Placido Domingo has transformed Los Angeles in ...

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Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles top box office this weekend

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles top box office this weekend

  A remake of "Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles'' opened with a comparatively-modest $65 million in ticket sales, but that was enough to be the number one movie in North America ...

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Curtain to Close on Broadway’s ‘Newsies’ in August

Curtain to Close on Broadway’s ‘Newsies’ in August

What was once news cocoons into “olds.” It was only a matter of time before Disney’s Newsies became “oldsies” on Broadway. The musical is finally ending its run in the country’s f ...

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Alan Bennett’s “The Lady in the Van” to hit the big screen

Alan Bennett’s “The Lady in the Van” to hit the big screen

Dame Maggie Smith will reprise one of her best-known stage roles -- as Miss Shepherd in "The Lady in the Van'' -- for the big screen, it was announced today. Tom Rothman's TriStar ...

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iPic Theaters Finally Arrives in Westwood

iPic Theaters Finally Arrives in Westwood

Apparently great responsibility comes with great power. For iPic Theaters, the power to deliver a unique movie-going experience comes with equally great responsibility to do somet ...

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