A mere 30 years or so after joining the front rank of American playwrights, Sam Shepard looks to have his first Broadway hit courtesy of Matthew Warchus' blistering new revival of "True West."
I wish life had a rewind button," we are told early on in "Gone to L.A.," actress-turned-writer Lolly Susi's first play. But it's not the fault of Susi --- an expatriate American resident for some 21…
The idea of a piano-free homage to jazz giant Thelonious Monk might sound as unlikely as a mime tribute to Ethel Merman -- but both on disc and in live performance, this concept takes flight with…
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Executive producers, Lea Ybarra, Manuel Monterrey.
Two-thirds of a great production of "Miss Julie" are on view in Michael Boyd's new West End revival of Strindberg's demanding play, and their names are Maxine Peake and an utterly galvanic…
Reviewed at Cinequest San Jose Film Festival, Feb. 25, 2000. Running time: 97 MIN.
Narrator: Randy Quaid.
Using Yippie founder Abbie Hoffman as a vehicle to explore America's counterculture, "Steal This Movie" is a valiant but seriously flawed attempt to belie the notion that if you remember what you did…
The Allman Brothers' frequent residencies at the Beacon Theatre have taken on considerable resonance over the years -- acting as a clearinghouse for post-hippie memories shelved upon the breakup of…
Reviewed at Cinequest San Jose Film Festival, Feb. 27, 2000. Running time: 43 MIN.
How's this for strange: The most immediately topical play on a New York stage right now was written in England almost a century ago. A woman's right to an abortion, the separation of church and…