Upwardly mobile couple Beverly and Laurence play host to their equally dysfunctional neighbors: the cheerfully insensitive Angela (Laurie Stevens), her surly husband Tony (Gregg Rainwater) and the…
What a difference a tour makes. When Juliana Hatfield's first solo road trip came through L.A. in support of her "Hey Babe" debut, she seemed to have lost the live edge of her old band, Boston faves…
Two shows at the Shubert Theatre --"Sunset Boulevard" and "Crazy for You"-- captured the lion's share of awards at the 25th annual Los Angeles Drama Critics Circle Awards, taking nine.
The word "summit" in its political sense definitely applied to this brilliant and bizarre gathering of minds and fingers Wednesday night. What we heard were four masters practicing often radically…
Playing to a packed house at the Palace Friday, Canada's Crash Test Dummies offered a crafty, humorously morbid 75-minute show that was entertaining in its breadth of subject matter and in the…
This isn't the first time that Concrete Blonde's fiery singer, Johnette Napolitano, has threatened to retire her band, though this time she appears to mean it.
Barney live! At Radio City! I know what you're thinking: What can I do to become a theater critic!
Stage director Michael Greif has been named artistic director at the La Jolla Playhouse, succeeding Des McAnuff when he exits at the end of this season.
The collapse of a fledgling theatrical presenting company in Beantown has left the Boston and Philadelphia runs of "Crazy for You" without a local presenter. Nevertheless, the runs will take place…
Remember that crack, "Bizet cut that out of 'Carmen,' baby!" from "Damn Yankees"? Oh, no you don't -- not unless you've seen the show's newest incarnation. It comes after Devil's seductress fails to…