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REVIEW: “Arsenic and Old Lace”

September 8, 2017

September 8, 2017

Playwright Joseph Kesserling first dreamed up his play “Arsenic and Old Lace” back in 1939. It was originally conceived as...

Edward Albee’s “At Home at the Zoo”

March 16, 2017

March 16, 2017

By Beverly Cohn Before I launch into a review of Deaf West Theatre’s production of Edward Albee’s “At Home at...

Center Stage: “The Absolute Brightness of Leonard Pelkey”

January 28, 2016

January 28, 2016

Center Stage, with Beverly Cohn, Editor-at-Large A one-hander, a play with only a single actor, can very easily fall off...

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

August 23, 2015

August 23, 2015

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...

Placido Domingo extends LA Opera contract

September 5, 2014

September 5, 2014

  Placido Domingo will remain with LA Opera as general director through the 2018-19 season, the opera company announced today....

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles top box office this weekend

August 10, 2014

August 10, 2014

  A remake of “Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles” opened with a comparatively-modest $65 million in ticket sales, but that was enough...

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

June 23, 2014

June 23, 2014

What was once news cocoons into “olds.” It was only a matter of time before Disney’s Newsies became “oldsies” on...

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

June 4, 2014

June 4, 2014

Dame Maggie Smith will reprise one of her best-known stage roles — as Miss Shepherd in “The Lady in the...

iPic Theaters Finally Arrives in Westwood

May 2, 2014

May 2, 2014 1

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