Olive and the Bitter Herbs, NY

From left, David Garrison, Dan Butler, Marcia Jean Kurtz, Richard Masur, and Julie Halston in "Olive and the Bitter Herbs"Photo by James Leynse Olive and the Bitter Herbs Written by Charles BuschDirected by Mark BrokawProduced by Primary Stages at  ...

Engaging Shaw, San Diego

From left, Rod Brogan, Michael Warner, Natalie Gold, and Angela Pierce in "Engaging Shaw"Photo by Ed Krieger 'Engaging Shaw' By John MorogielloDirected by Henry WishcamperThe Old Globe, San DiegoJuly 29 to Sept. 4, 2011 George Bernard Shaw:  ...

Love Masters, NY

'Love Masters' Created and performed by Erick Paiva-NoguchiTheater for the New City, New YorkThrough Aug. 31, 2011 The advertising for Erick Paiva-Noguchi’s “Love Masters” refers to the show as “a multimedia performance art play on the  ...

I Am Theatre: Don Shewey

'I Am Theater' Video short about Don Shewey, in his own wordsProduced by Theatre Communications Group50th Anniversary Celebration, 2011 CultureVulture.net is proud to note that our New York theater critic, Don Shewey, is among 50 theater professionals  ...

This, LA

From left, Gilles Marini, Darren Pettie, Glenn Fitzgerald, Eisa Davis, and Saffron Burrows in "This"Photo by Craig Schwartz ‘This’ By Melissa James GibsonDirected by Daniel AukinWith Saffron Burrows, Eisa Davis, Glenn Fitzgerald, Gilles Marini, and Darren PettieKirk Douglas  ...

Betty Blue Eyes, London

‘Betty Blue Eyes’ Produced by Cameron MackintoshDirected by Richard EyreBook by Ron Cowen and Daniel LipmanMusic by George StilesLyrics by Anthony DreweNovello Theatre, London, from March 2011 "Betty Blue Eyes" is the type of show the British might  ...

Summer Shorts, NY

Lydia Weintraub (left) and Louise Sullivan in "Carrie & Francine,"part of Summer Shorts 5 (Series A)Photo by Rahav Segev Summer Shorts 5 (Series A) Produced by Throughline Artists59E59 Theaters, New YorkThrough Sept. 3, 2011 “Summer Shorts,” the  ...

Rose Cottages, LA

From left, Ellen Geer, Graco Hernandez, and Earnestine Phillips in "Rose Cottages"Photo by Ian Flanders ‘Rose Cottages’ By Bill BozzoneDirected by Heidi Helen DavisWith Ellen Geer, Aaron Hendry, Graco Hernandez, and Earnestine PhillipsWill Geer Theatricum Botanicum, Topanga Canyon,  ...

Trouble in Tahiti, LA

Jessica Mamey and Phil Meyer in "Trouble in Tahiti"Photo courtesy of Pacific Opera Project Pacific Opera Project's 'Trouble in Tahiti' Music and Lyrics by Leonard BernsteinPerformed at the Santa Monica Playhouse and Vitello's in Studio CityPacific Opera ProjectArtistic  ...

The Patsy & Jonas, NY

David Greenspan in "The Patsy"Photo by Carol Rosegg 'The Patsy' and 'Jonas' By Barry Connors ("The Patsy") and David Greenspan ("Jonas")Directed by Jack Cummings IIIThe Transport Group at the Duke on 42nd Street, New York Through Aug. 13, 2011  ...