The Los Angeles Music Center will bring the Kirov Ballet in for the Christmas season, filling the spot left vacated by the financially beleaguered Joffrey Ballet.
Say this for Paul McCartney's much-debated "Liverpool Oratorio"-- it is a minor miracle that it exists at all. And judging from its West Coast premiere, the work, flaws and all, is strong enough to…
Coming off the recent Broadway-bound success of "Tommy," the La Jolla Playhouse has nabbed another coup with the world premiere next season of a musical from Stephen Sondheim and James Lapine.
"Annie Warbucks" danced into town and helped pick up the legit box office, which tuned in with $ 1,046,201 for five shows, up from earlier week's $ 969,489 .
Norwegian pianist Leif Ove Andsnes and playwright/director George C. Wolfe were awarded $ 25,000 apiece Sunday evening at the third annual Dorothy B. Chandler Performing Arts Awards.
Although U2 seems incapable of putting on a bad show, Friday's performance here-- the first of two shows at the venue, concluding Saturday--found the performers a bit under their usual high standards.
NEW YORK--Already one of the theater's most mesmerizing solo performers, John Leguizamo takes a major step forward as a writer of his own material with "Spic-O-Rama," his latest foray into urban…
If "Stand-Up Opera" were simply a recital, it would be a worthwhile adventure into some of the most beautiful music ever written for a soprano. B.J. Ward possesses a perfectly controlled vocal…
Second produced attempt at mounting a sequel to the 1977 B'way smash musical "Annie" has reached Los Angeles on its long and rather convoluted journey to the Great White Way. Unlike its immediate…
Reviewed Oct. 23, 1992.