TAGGED WITH THEATRE
What are the odds of living an extraordinary life? This is the story of one boy’s granddad who won a fortune betting on the 1966 World Cup and, when diagnosed with cancer, gambled it all on living to see the year 2000. An intergenerational tale of what we live for and what we leave behind.
A hilarious night of new dark comedy shorts on life, love, hate and human imbecility. Like Netflix and Chill, old school style. With BAG O' BONES Collective Producing, award winning Raegan Payne Writing, and Tinks Lovelace directing, fun is on fleek and for real.
Kris woke up in bed one night screaming, “I don’t want to die.” He was three years old. Through a series of humorous anecdotes, Kris traces his trouble with dreams as he looks for his “thing” in life. He wrestles with the expectations of family, friends, and lazy demons.
The setting is the Younger household in the Washington Park Subdivision of Chicago's Woodlawn neighborhood, and involves the family members' struggle to achieve their individual dreams and potential despite challenges of a system that seems built to thwart them.
It’s been years since he disappeared, but Emily is still haunted by dreams of her twin brother, Becket. in this evocative memory play by Wendy Graf. 8/20 - 9/18. Sacred Fools Theater Black Box, 6322 Santa Monica Blvd. LA, CA 90038, $25,(323)960-7745; www.plays411.com/becket.
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.
Anita Bryant’s Playboy Interview returns to the Cavern Club Celebrity Theater at Casita del Campo restaurant for only six performances, opening on September 16. This funny, touching, and thought-provoking play chronicles Anita Bryant's campaign to repeal gay rights in Dade County, Florida in 1977.
Towne Street Theatre presents “In Response,” a multi-author "response" to systemic racism throughout American history. This entertaining, educational & informative production is a multi-media event told from a historical perspective through poetry, short plays, video and song.
ENCORE theatre company and director Summer Cacciagioni bring to life the world of 19th century France in their upcoming production of Les Misérables. An extraordinary story of love, passion and survival of the human spirit is portrayed in this compelling rendition.
Rubicon Theatre Company Presents a World Premiere Adaptation of Charles Dickens’ A CHRISTMAS CAROL. Written by Producing Artistic Director Karyl Lynn Burns and directed by Brian McDonald. Cast Includes Broadway Veterans Peter Van Norden, Joe Spano, Jennifer Leigh Warren and Teri Bibb.