Chicano Henry Reyna and 22 members of the 38 Street gang - all proudly sporting their zoot suits - are accused of murder, convicted in a sham trial, and sent to prison for life - marking but one event in the racially charged, 1940's LA landscape
Members of QueerWise, a Los Angeles-based LGBTQ group, share their poignant, true stories about life as outliers, some of whom have been diagnosed with HIV/AIDS and have learned to accept and live with this terrifying disease
Celebrated soprano Julia Migenes brings music giant Debussy to life as she chats about his life, loves, successes, and failures - all to the backdrop of Debussy's lush, haunting, and emotional melodies skillfully played by pianist Manuel Arellano
The highly acclaimed book "The Giver" is being brought to the stage at the La Mirada Theatre for the Performing Arts for one day only. The long running theatre group Phantom Projects has been showcasing the talents of teens for twenty years and "The Giver" should be another in the long line of hits for the company when it comes to the stage on February 16th
English barrister Sir Robarts is called upon to defend accused murderer Leonard Vole after the body of his rich widow friend is found, but only his wife can afford him an alibi - so why is she a witness for the prosecution rather than the defense?
Vanya and his sister Sonia have lived in a quiet farmhouse for their entire lives, while their sister Masha has traveled the world as a famous movie star - but fur will fly when Masha decides to return to the family homestead for a surprise visit
As comatose David Rosely lies in his hospital bed, the people important in his life pass through his world, each sharing thoughts, opinions, and feelings while David tries to make sense of the senseless and organize the disorganized
When Japanese diplomat Chiune Sugihara wrote visas for 6,000 Lithuanian Jews and transported them to Kobe, Japan, during World War II, the Japanese Minister of Foreign Affairs must battle with the Gestapo to insure their safety and maintain peace
This white guy lives a privileged life in an affluent suburb, while his wife teaches in a ghetto school trying to inspire her inner city students to reach for the American dream - so why is he chatting up a pretty black nursing student on a bus?
Samuel Beckett's legacy lives on in five short plays which demonstrate his absurd, sometimes obscure, and constantly metaphysical approach to theater - an approach which led to his Nobel Prize in Literature in 1969 and his lasting impact on writers
Still grieving over their son's suicide a year ago, a Canadian politician and his wife invite one of the bullies who made their son's life miserable and his parents to their home for dinner hoping for closure - with explosive results
Based on John Gresham's novel, idealistic white attorney Jake Brigance agrees to defend black Carl Lee Hailey, who has murdered the two white men who raped and brutally beat his ten-year-old daughter as the world outside the courtroom erupts in riot