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  • Exit, Mr Goodspeed: Floods, Flops and Tonys, Michael Price Saw It All

    Exit, Mr Goodspeed: Floods, Flops and Tonys, Michael Price Saw It All
    Exit, Mr. Goodspeed It's going to be strange not to see Michael Price in his office tucked away off the cozy lobby of the Goodspeed Opera House, sitting in his barber chair, holding court with guests during intermission. Or stationed at the bottom of...
  • 'Broadway Idiot' Offers a Backstage Pass to Green Day Play

    'Broadway Idiot' Offers a Backstage Pass to Green Day Play
    The point of assembling Broadway Idiot, a new documentary opening on Friday, Nov. 22 at Real Art Ways in Hartford, one quickly realizes, was to get people excited about the newest touring season of American Idiot, the musical, which commenced in Portland,...
  • Taj Mahal Continues His Mission Of Global Music

    Taj Mahal Continues His Mission Of Global Music
    It's hard to believe, but Taj Mahal has been around long enough to have a listing — squeezed between Mad River and Mamas and the Papas — in Lillian Roxon's seminal 1969 Rock Encyclopedia. Harder to believe that, every year, his name never...
  • A provocative 'Kingdom City' at La Jolla Playhouse

    A provocative 'Kingdom City' at La Jolla Playhouse
    There is one week remaining to catch “Kingdom City” at La Jolla Playhouse, and anyone who values the power of theater to stimulate meaningful dialogue about significant issues dare not miss it. In its striking intensity and genuinely...
  • REVIEW: 'The Night Alive' at Steppenwolf Theatre ★★★

    REVIEW: 'The Night Alive' at Steppenwolf Theatre ★★★
    The question of what you will feel like when you die — and, more specifically, whether you will actually feel like you are dead — suffuses Conor McPherson's "The Night Alive." The season opener at the Steppenwolf Theatre Company is another raw...
  • 'Good People' a rock-solid portrayal of struggle at La Mirada

    'Good People' a rock-solid portrayal of struggle at La Mirada
    The dilemmas facing the life-battered protagonist of “Good People” are perhaps strategically manipulated, but that doesn’t make them any less relevant, humorous or dramatically engrossing. In fact, David Lindsay-Abaire’s 2011...
  • Deaf West Theatre makes Tony winner 'Spring Awakening' all its own

     Deaf West Theatre makes Tony winner 'Spring Awakening' all its own
    Inside a theater among the warehouses of L.A.'s Arts District, an ensemble of actors in their early 20s scattered across a bare stage like billiard balls after the strike of a cue. Some practiced dance moves, giggling as they swayed their hips; others...
  • REVIEW: Harvest Chicago Contemporary Dance Festival ★★

    REVIEW: Harvest Chicago Contemporary Dance Festival ★★½
    Everybody knows the perils and pleasures of the grab bag. You might fall in love with the tacky little trinket from the dollar store, or be left cold by the well-made objet d'art. Now in its fifth season, the Harvest Chicago Contemporary Dance...
  • Next for Yuval Sharon, the Industry: 'Hopscotch,' L.A. opera in 18 cars

    Next for Yuval Sharon, the Industry: 'Hopscotch,' L.A. opera in 18 cars
    From opera on headphones to opera on wheels: The next work from Yuval Sharon and the Industry will unfold in 18 cars cruising downtown L.A., Boyle Heights and the Arts District. The 4-year-old opera company drew attention last year when it staged...
  • Cornerstone Theater Company gives local flavors to Shakespeare

     Cornerstone Theater Company gives local flavors to Shakespeare
    For 10 summers Cornerstone Theater Company played Johnny Appleseed up and down California. Now it's harvest time. For a month each year from 2004 to 2013 the communitarian Los Angeles ensemble fertilized the soil of grass-roots creativity by going...
  • 'Wolf Hall,' adaptation of Hilary Mantel novels, coming to Broadway

    'Wolf Hall,' adaptation of Hilary Mantel novels, coming to Broadway
    The recent stage adaptations of Hilary Mantel's novels "Wolf Hall" and "Bring Up the Bodies" will be coming to Broadway next year, where they will run in repertory for a combined 5 1/2 hours of historical drama. Producers said Thursday that the two...