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Fountain Theatre Announces 2019-20 Season: New Perspectives on Social and Cultural Issues

Press Release The Fountain Theatre has announced a 2019-20 season of vibrant, thought-provoking, fresh and funny new work by a diverse group of playwrights, each of whom explores important social and cultural issues from a wholly unique perspective. Over the... Continue Reading →

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Film Review: ‘Cold War’

Reviewed by Deborah Klugman It’s not often you see a film about a love affair minus the bells and whistles — the soaring score, the ersatz passion— that taint so many earnest efforts, especially American ones. But Paweł Pawlikowski’s Cold... Continue Reading →

‘White Nights, Black Paradise’: Moral Dilemma, Social Impact, and the African-American Women of the Jonestown Massacre

Contributed by Kevin Hopps How can this happen? How can one man charm, fool, and betray so many people? If you follow the news, you know these are questions on many people’s minds today. And they’re also the questions that... Continue Reading →

The Truth Will Get You Fired in ‘Kings’ at South Coast Rep

by Tracey Paleo, Gia On The Move "The more things change the more they stay the same." Idealists beware if you're headed to Washington. You won't be welcome, and you most likely won't be there for very long. The game... Continue Reading →

Moss Hart & Kitty Carlisle Hart New Play Initiative ‘Silver Medallion’ Winners Get L.A. Productions

Press Release Two new character-driven relationship plays, both by award-winning women writers and both inspired by events currently at the forefront of our national consciousness, beat out 1241 other submissions in the inaugural Moss Hart & Kitty Carlisle Hart New... Continue Reading →

Track 16 Presents Robbie Conal’s Cabinet of Horrors, a series of satirical political portraits

Track 16 will present Robbie Conal’s Cabinet of Horrors in a series of satirical portraits of Donald Trump, members of his cabinet, and inner circle – painted in Conal’s signature black and white style, each with a blazon of biting... Continue Reading →

Los Angeles Genre Defying Rockers ‘Girl Friday’ Release New Single ‘Decoration/Currency’

L.A. punks Girl Friday have released their genre-defying new single entitled Decoration / Currency which you can stream now via Bandcamp. Girl Friday is a self-described "genre-confused rock band" made up of Vera Ellen, Libby Hsieh, Sierra Scott, and Virginia... Continue Reading →

HFF18 ‘Blackballed’, reviewed

by Matt Ritchey and  Bob Rich BlackBalled is an intimate new play that helps us better appreciate the impressive athletes in Negro League Baseball via a team owner's struggle to bring an underfunded league to prominence during the first half... Continue Reading →

HFF18 ‘The High Captain’, reviewed

by Bob Rich The High Captain is an entertaining and thought-provoking look at politics. Eight shipwrecked barge workers try to establish a functional government on a desert island. We witness a spectrum of emotions during the power struggles on the... Continue Reading →

Loft’s ‘Romeo and Juliet’ Isn’t Easy, But It Speaks Truth To Younger Ears

by Tracey Paleo, Gia On The Move If you're looking for anything close to traditional Shakespearean ideal, revolutionary casting or enthralling word skill, you won't find it in Loft Ensemble's Romeo & Juliet. What's on offer isn't always easy to... Continue Reading →

Want to Elect More Women to Office? Eat Jeni’s Splendid Ice Creams For Breakfast on February 3rd

On Saturday, February 3rd, all Jeni’s Splendid Ice Creams scoop shops are opening their doors three hours early for its annual Ice Cream for Breakfast Day fundraiser. Jeni’s will donate 50% of all sales made from the hours of 9am... Continue Reading →

New York Times Declines To Name Play In Review

New York Times Last week, the New York Times Theater section ran a review headlined A Play With a Crude Name and a Powerfully Dark View. The play, by Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Suzan-Lori Parks, currently in production at Signature Theater,... Continue Reading →

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