Local Performances Articles
Paint collides with canvas live on stage, as masterpieces are born and torn down in a visceral experience that spills off the stage and forever changes the way you see red.
Mary Poppins is truly the first “Supernanny” of our times. Go see this current production at the Ahmanson Theatre, and you will see why!
On July 31st celebrities and elite music enthusiasts gathered rooftop to watch London born Grammy award winning singer-songwriter Estelle
A Symphony of Hope: The Haiti Project is a fundraising dinner, silent auction, and world premiere live concert to benefit Hands Together
See this pic? This is what happens when you’re having too much fun
Director Hanauer’s dynamite cast, coupled with a clever script, makes for a light-hearted evening of theatre and in the words of the Bard, “All’s Well That End’s Well” or a mutually assured evening of enjoyment
Mutually Assured Destruction, written by Peter Lefcourt and directed by Terri Hanauer, is a comedy of middle-aged sexual mores
Director Gregg T. Daniel talks theatre & the latest production from Lower Depth Theatre Ensemble: ELMINA’S KITCHEN the story of a bitter clash of values between 3 generations of black men & its effect on their family & community
One of the best works of Mary Roberts Rinehart, this three act 20's classic play has plenty of twists and turns
Fela!,the 2010 Best Musical Tony Award®-nominated musical, opens December 14th at the Center Theatre Group/Ahmanson Theatre. This musical is filled with exuberant music of Afrobeat legend Fela Anikulapo-Kuti and will continue through January 22,2012
Personal trainer at Santa Monica Personal Training, Jason Kozma, explains how exercise is often the best medicine and can be the key to happiness
For this 2012 season opener at Shakespeare Orange County, theatre, film, and television veteran John Walcutt is absolute perfection in the title role
Goonrock continues to ride high on the popularity of the LMFAO’s multi-platinum “Party Rock Anthem”
The best thing that can be said about Brian Connors’ three short pieces “Plays in the Park,” a guest production at the Santa Monica Playhouse, is Ed Asner, who gave a reading that is an acting lesson for any aspiring thespian
“The Irish Curse,” a rip-roaring comedy/drama that ultimately delves deeply into the psychological effects on men who are anatomically challenged and how it impacts on their lives
American icon Barry Manilow played the traditional Independence Day Performance at the impressive Hollywood Bowl with three sold out shows punctuated by a glittery, mesmerizing, display of dazzling fireworks
Chris Kerrigan wins hands down for best Jekyll/Hyde performance
Using the technical magic of film and all the special effects inherent therein, each of these films illuminated the horrors of war in its own specific way searing the face of battle graphically into our collective souls
You’ve got to be pretty brave to run a theatre workshop in a mental health facility. But that’s exactly what Laurie O’Brien did in actual real life, and then she wrote about it, and now she’s starring in a one-woman show about the experience
Based on the novel by Michael Morpurgo, War Horse tells the story of how a sibling rivalry blossoms into an unexpected and extraordinary bond between a teenaged boy and his beloved horse.