TAGGED WITH LOVE
Rubicon Theatre Company presents the gender-bending romantic comedy Twelfth Night or What You Will, performed by the students of the Education Department’s Fearless Shakespeare Intensive, adapted and directed by Rubicon’s first company member and critically acclaimed actor Joseph Fuqua.
Heard but not seen,a jazz musician is the central figure. His muses are his wife and daughter, both dancers, both tethered by their hearts. Like moths to flame,his music keeps them close, as he drinks his way toward destruction. A gold hat from A Chorus Line,is one woman’s glorious salvation.
Henrik Ibsen created one of literature’s most compelling characters in this complex and enigmatic story about the newly married, beautiful and inscrutable wife of an academic trapped in a world she cannot bear. At The Antaeus Theatre Company in North Hollywood beginning May 26.
Raucously witty and devilishly ribald, love and money are at stake in David Ives’ hilarious, rhyming “translaptation” of The Heir Apparent by Jean-François Regnard. Matt Walker directs the Los Angeles premiere for a June 19 opening at International City Theatre.
Sometime in the not-too-distant future when falling in love is possible only by permit, an official "Interviewer" questions a series of characters about their motives and their pasts, before having the tables turned on her. A thought-provoking investigation of the real meaning of love.