Kirk Douglas gave career tips to up-and-coming actors at Tuesday’s celebration of the 10th anniversary of his eponymous theater in Culver City. When Douglas was starting out in his career he made his…
The world premiere of the musical “The Black Suits” and Barry McGovern’s critically acclaimed Beckett piece, “I’ll Go On” will mark Center Theater Group’s 10th anniversaryof the Kirk Douglas Theater…
Three Blighty hits and a couple of Broadway shows are on the bill for the Ahmanson's next season.
Martin Sheen will return to the stage in "The Subject Was Roses" 46 years after receiving a Tony nomination for his role as the son, this time as the father.
Midway through the world premiere of "Water & Power" comes a lengthy scene so perfectly written, directed and played, so chilling and yet so hilarious, that it justifies the efforts of sketch comedy…
A minor-key Euro variation on Michael Ritchie's 1975 social comedy "Smile," "Miss Montigny" falls somewhere between Ken Loach and "The Full Monty" in its evocation of a small-town beauty pageant in…
In 1933, playwright Sidney Kingsley reportedly walked through a New York slum and watched kids swimming in the filthy East River, then looked beyond this shabbiness toward a nearby luxury building…
Following five years on the shelf and substantial recutting under the supervision of Francis Ford Coppola, Michael Ritchie's beleaguered film version of Off Broadway staple "The Fantasticks" finally…
Police Governor With his stagings of "Saint Joan" last season and this past fall's "Timon of Athens," director (and National Actors Theater artistic adviser) Michael Langham breathed some life into…
Army Archerd: Just for Variety
When Goldie Hawn tangles with high school varsity coach Bruce McGill, anyone can foresee the final confrontation.