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  • Review: 'Vampire Lesbians of Sodom' at Theatre Downtown

    Review: 'Vampire Lesbians of Sodom' at Theatre Downtown
    VAMPIRE LESBIANS OF SODOM: Watching this show was like seeing an Orlando Fringe Festival production rise from the dead. At about 75 minutes long, Charles Busch's comedy is suitably Fringe-length. Plus you have the men in drag, the campiness of it all, the...
  • Willam Belli dishes on 'Drag Race'

    Willam Belli dishes on 'Drag Race'
    On this season of "RuPaul's Drag Race," Willam Belli infuriated Phi Phi O'Hara, tossed off hilarious one-liners and got kicked off for a mysterious rule infraction to be revealed at the finale. He also recently starred in a spoof video "Chow Down (At...
  • Olympia Dukakis To Play Prospero In "Tempest" In Berkshires

    Olympia Dukakis To Play  Prospero In "Tempest" In Berkshires
    There must be something in the air with “The Tempest.” Julie Taymor made a film version of it not to long ago. Yale Summer Cabaret produced it last year. Darko Tresnjak will direct his version of it in May at Hartford Stage, where he is the...
  • Valerie Harper To Star In Launch of National Tour of "Looped" In Hartford

    Valerie Harper To Star In Launch of National Tour of "Looped" In Hartford
    Tallulah is back and the Bushnell has got her. Valerie Harper, who received a Tony Award nomination playing legendary actress Tallulah Bankhead, returns to the role for the launch of the national tour of “Looped” at the Belding Theater at the...
  • Kathleen Turner: The Go-To Gal When You Need A Powerful Dame

    Kathleen Turner: The Go-To Gal When You Need A Powerful Dame
    Need someone to play a potty-mouthed, ex-alcoholic nun? An abusive, alcoholic wife of a college professor? A washed-up, alcoholic writer? Call Kathleen Turner, an actress who has made a career of hard-edged, in-your-face, booze-soaked roles. Now add...
  • Orlando Fringe Festival review: ‘Die! Mommie! Die!’

     
    By Roger Moore, Orlando Sentinel movie critic The campy/vampy “Die! Mommie! Die” started life as a play, a grand showcase for a drag performer with grand ambition. Then Charles Busch took his Joan Crawford by way of Kathleen Turner turn to the...
  • L.A. Theatre Works moving to UCLA for 2011-12 season

     
    L.A. Theatre Works moves from Skirball to UCLA...
  • Theatre Downtown’s final b-day weekend

     
    Theatre Downtown continues its “drinking age” celebration this weekend with the final performances of its 21st Birthday Bash retrospective. In variety, at least, it may be the biggest bang for your theater buck: The show features snippets of...
  • ‘Vampire Lesbians of Sodom’ kicks off with late-night shows

     
    Theatre Downtown opens Charles Busch's outrageous Vampire Lesbians of Sodom this weekend with two late-night shows, at 11:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday. Vampire Lesbians of Sodom tells the comedic story of two actresses — who are also vampires —...
  • Vampire lesbians, Agatha Christie: A varied theater weekend in Central Florida

     
    I had a theater weekend of extremes: From the in-your-face campiness of Vampire Lesbians of Sodom at Theatre Downtown to the cozy Agatha Christie whodunnit The Unexpected Guest at Sands Theater Center's Athens Theater in DeLand. I guess you could say it...
  • Theater review: 'The Tale of the Allergist's Wife' at La Mirada Theatre for the Performing Arts

     
    What do you need to be happy? A big life, great art or just a good suppository? These questions haunt “The Tale of the Allergist’s Wife,” Charles Busch’s undemanding comedy now at La Mirada Theatre for the Performing Arts. Middle-aged......