TAGGED WITH ACCLAIMED
Savvy Hester Ferris is the doyenne of Georgetown dinner parties whose influence in liberal politics is legendary. But when her son suddenly turns up with a Reaganite girlfriend and a shocking new conservative world view, Hester must choose between preserving her family and defending her cause.
Drama Club youth play Shakespeare opposite RSC vet and Dr Who star Alex Kingston - as we celebrate the 10th Season of Shakespeare Youth Festival LA, and commemorate the 400th Anniversary of Shakespeare’s death ,with this show and Very Important Party!
A musical journey to 1918 celebrating the life of acclaimed Yiddish author/playwright Sholom Aleichem (author of Tevya the Milkman source for Fiddler on the Roof)celebrating the 100th anniversary of his passing.The longest running Jewish musical in LA theatre history.
The Fountain Theatre continues its 15-year relationship with master playwright Athol Fugard, presenting the West Coast premiere of his newest play. Directed by Simon Levy, The Painted Rocks at Revolver Creek opens on November 7 at the Fountain Theatre in Hollywood.
BETRAYAL by Harold Pinter Blending inventive touches like a live, on-stage band and a photography exhibit showcasing the actors’ creative process: “The mood of Motown is the perfect counterpoint to Pinter’s taut and intense writing.” www.betrayalnoho.com
In a dimly lit rehearsal room in St. Petersburg during the winter of 1905, Anton Chekhov’s widow, the actress Olga Knipper, along with two other actors, await the rest of the cast and their director while unseen striking workers are being gunned down in the streets by the tsarist regime.
A young governess journeys to a lonely English manor to care for two orphaned children. Are the specters haunting them real, or a product of her imagination? This gothic tale of suspense and repressed sexuality, lit entirely by the audience holding flashlights, is certain to give you chills!
First presented as Frankenstein: A New Musical Off Broadway in 2007, this production is the West Coast Premiere of the show with music by Mark Baron, lyrics by Jeffrey Jackson, and a book by Jackson and Gary P. Cohen, based on the Mary Shelley novel of the same name.