At its fiercest, Ayad Akhtar's "The Who & the What" bares some of the same teeth as his riveting, 2013 Pulitzer-copping "Disgraced." Both explore Pakistani-American tensions arising from clashes with…
La Jolla Playhouse
The stage musical adaptation of Disney's 1996 animated pic “The Hunchback of Notre Dame,” which premiered in Germany in 1999 but never made it Stateside, will have its American preem as part of the…
Bill Condon has reworked "Side Show," the 1997 tuner succes d'estime -- translation, floppo with cult status -- into a handsome production that will follow its bow at the La Jolla Playhouse with a…
Bill Condon makes his stage debut at the helm of the La Jolla Playhouse's revival of cult musical "Side Show," and everything you need to know about it can be summed up in just a few words: This…
Call it experiential; call it immersive; call it event theater. The work itself is often impossible to describe.
The fresh premise of "Hands on a Hardbody" -- the last of 10 Texans to break contact with a Nissan pickup truck drives it away -- doesn't disguise a debt to other tuners.
The most thoughtful and scintillating reading of the Webber/Rice rock opera since its 1969 recording.
The sun shines throughout "Little Miss Sunshine," but the necessary darkness is absent.
The tuner version of "Finding Neverland" has nailed down a world preem slot at the La Jolla Playhouse during the 2011-12 season.
Play has its moments but falls into the usual trap of trying to cover too much ground.
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300: Rise of an Empire
300: Rise of an Empire1Weekend:$45.1M
Mr. Peabody & Sherman
Mr. Peabody & Sherman2Weekend:$32.5M
Non-Stop3Weekend:$15.4M Universal Pictures