The bar area in the lobby of the Seven Angels Theatre in Waterbury has always been called "The Devil's Corner."
Lou Diamond Phillips feels right at home. He's playing Lucifer, the devil incarnate, in the world premiere of a play he wrote himself, "Burning Desire." The romantic comedy will be performed Thursday, Feb. 18, through March 13.
Phillips says he's been writing plays since his college days, while studying theater and doing sketch comedy in Texas.
"I became known as a movie actor," he explains during a break in "Burning Desire" rehearsals at Seven Angels recently. "But I have a degree in theater; my thesis project was...