The award-winning tuner "Louis & Keely Live at the Sahara," created by thesps Vanessa Claire Smith and Jake Broder, has risen from its humble roots when it premiered last June at the tiny Sacred…
Monologist Mike Daisey is a commanding, captivating presence as he addresses the state of live theater in this country.
The Sacred Fools Theater Company staging of the bio tuner "Louis and Keely Live at the Sahara" led the kudos at the 40th annual Los Angeles Drama Critics Circle (LADCC) Awards, garnering four nods…
Helmer-choreographer Kathleen Marshall's much-hyped 2007 Broadway staging of this venerable rock 'n' roll tuner may have sprung forth from the NBC talent competition "Grease: You're the One That I…
Brit scripter Anthony Neilson has wrought a brutal psycho-physical two-hander that fails to validate or illuminate the machinations of incomplete souls struggling to establish a foundation for their…
Scripter-thesp James McEachin has culled through his prodigious output of books, CDs and DVDs, distilling a lifetime of contemplation on his life as an African-American and a decorated U.S. Army…
Unsuccessfully attempts to peruse the dynamics of contemporary Asian-American identity, prejudice and racial stereotyping as a diverse group of deceased mortals await their turn for rebirth at the…
Vet Broadway producer Michael Butler ("Hair") has instilled impressive production values into this finely wrought but thematically underwhelming tuner perusal into the life of a mythical ninth…
Breaking Up Is Hard to Do" is designed to be a tunesmith showcase, but a simplistic, undernourished book provides scant support for the pop songs of '50s/'60s composer and teen icon Neil Sedaka.
A talented nine-member ensemble put on an energetic revival of the 1995 Broadway revue "Smokey Joe's Cafe," an impressive distillation of the monumental output of tunesmiths Jerry Leiber and Mike…
Scripter Susan Kim's unwieldy legit adaptation overreaches in its effort to capture the emotional depth of Amy Tan's 1989 sprawling generational novel.
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
- Behind the Scenes Video of Ryan Gosling Playing Piano in ‘La La Land’ (EXCLUSIVE)
- ‘Hacksaw Ridge,’ ‘La La Land,’ ‘Westworld’ Win Golden Reel Sound Editing Awards
- ‘La La Land,’ ‘Suicide Squad,’ ‘Westworld’ Win Make-Up and Hair Styling Awards
- A Low-Key Berlinale Yields Some Foreign Oscar Contenders to Watch