Diverse and engaging monologues, involving five men and one woman, come to life through grisly newspaper headlines. The characters are not connected by class, race, sexual preference or HIV status…
Award-winning composer Henry Mancini celebrated 30 years' worth of musical memories Friday and Saturday at the Hollywood Bowl, accompanied by the Los Angeles Philharmonic. The pleasant-enough evening…
Tennessee Williams' timeless play shines yet again with powerful lead actors, colorful supporting players and inventive staging.
"When I speak, it's with my soul," sings the faded yet defiant silent film star Norma Desmond (Patti LuPone) early in "Sunset Boulevard," Andrew Lloyd Webber's musical of Billy Wilder's 1950 movie…
In what will surely go down as one of 1993's best club shows in L.A., former Replacements leader Paul Westerberg brought his first solo road show to the steaming, over-filled, loud Whisky. And while…
It's clear why stage companies are still turning to Peter Shaffer's "Equus" 20 years after its premiere. This stylized drama is not only a showpiece for a tightly knit ensemble of talented actors…
Tuna, Texas, came to life in 1982 in "Greater Tuna," where writer/actors Jaston Williams and Joe Sears performed 17 characters with more than 140 costume changes to lance the Moral Majority. In the…
The Nederlander Organization reportedly has acquired the Biltmore Theater, one of the last classic Broadway houses to have been independently owned.
You have to give Dame Kiri Te Kanawa a lot of credit. She attempted the impossible -- to convert the vast open spaces of the Greek Theater into an intimate recital hall. And she almost succeeded.
Although Carole King's greatest hits performance Sunday at the Universal Ampitheater was safe and predictable, and at times a little self-indulgent, the venerable artist nonetheless succeeded in…