| Jan 22, 2011
Theoni V. Aldredge, a preeminent costume designer in theater and film who created wardrobes for more than 300 productions over nearly 50 years, died Friday at a Connecticut hospice, said her husband, actor Tom Aldredge. She was 78.
Know for her...
| Feb 16, 2010
| 4:32 PM
Crown City Theatre Company's gritty production of Thomas Babeâs 1978 drama, âA Prayer for My Daughter," directed by Albert Alarr, struck me as the kind of shoestring gem that L.A.âs extensive 99-seat theater scene does better than anywhere else....
| Nov 20, 2008
Clive Barnes, the avuncular and quotable critic who covered New York's theater and dance scene for more than 40 years, died early Wednesday at Mount Sinai Medical Center in Manhattan. He was 81 and recently had been diagnosed with liver cancer.
| Mar 5, 2010
Nan Martin, a stage, TV and film actress who played Ali MacGraw's snobbish mother in "Goodbye, Columbus" and was a mainstay on the Southern California theater scene for decades, has died. She was 82.
Martin, who suffered from emphysema, died Thursday...
| Nov 2, 2009
| 6:48 AM
DR. PERRY COX
Dr. Perry Cox (John McGinley) can be narcissistic and self-absorbed, but he actually cares more about the hospital than anything else. Often seen berating an unsuspecting intern or ranting at doctors and patients alike, Dr. Cox is pretty...
| Nov 14, 2009
The apt title of this juicy oral history, based on more than 160 interviews, simultaneously expresses a principle that guided producer-provocateur Joe Papp and the theatrical ruckus that ensued.
"Free for All" is how Papp presented Shakespeare in Central...
| Feb 14, 2010
A man many Americans still think of longingly as President Josiah Bartlet is waiting for a light to change at the intersection of Washington Boulevard and Hughes Avenue in Culver City. He is on foot and in conversation with a companion, on his way to...