Roméo et Juliette, LA Opera

'Roméo et Juliette' Opera in five acts by Charles GounodLibretto by Jules Barbier and Michel Carré (based on Shakespeare's tragedy)Directed by Ian JudgeConducted by Plácido DomingoStarring Vittorio Grigolo and Nino MachaidzeLA Opera, Dorothy Chandler Pavilion, Los AngelesThrough Nov.  ...

Next Fall, LA

Ken Barnett and Lesley Ann Warren in "Next Fall" at the Geffen PlayhousePhoto by Michael Lamont ‘Next Fall’ By Geoffrey NaufftsDirected by Sheryl KallerStarring Lesley Ann Warren and Geoffrey NaufftsGeffen Playhouse, Los AngelesThrough Dec. 4, 2011 It  ...

Vigil, LA

Olympia Dukakis and Marco Barricelli in "Vigil" at the Mark Taper ForumPhoto by Craig Schwartz 'Vigil' Written and directed by Morris PanychStarring Olympia Dukakis and Marco BarricelliMark Taper Forum, Los AngelesThrough Dec. 18, 2011 Centertheatregroup.org What a waste of  ...

Scottish Ballet, U.S. tour

Scottish Ballet Works by Jorma Elo and Kenneth MacMillanDance at the Music CenterDorothy Chandler Pavilion, Los AngelesOct. 14-16, 2011 (part of the company’s U.S. tour) Who knew? I did not. Most probably you did not, but Scotland is  ...

Poor Behavior, LA

Reg Rogers and Johanna Day in the Mark Taper production of "Poor Behavior"Photo by Craig Schwartz ‘Poor Behavior’ By Theresa RebeckDirected by Doug HughesWith Reg Rogers, Johanna Day, Sharon Lawrence, Christopher Evan WelchMark Taper Forum, Los AngelesThrough Oct. 16,  ...

The Elaborate Entrance of Chad Deity, LA

Terence Archie (left) and Desmin Borges in the Geffen Playhouse production of "Chad Deity"Photo by Michael Lamont 'The Elaborate Entrance of Chad Deity' By Kristoffer DiazDirected by Edward TorresWith Usman Ally, Terence Archie, Desmin Borges, Justin Leeper, Timothy Talbott,  ...

Heavier Than, Pasadena

'Heavier Than. . .' By Steve YockeyDirected by Abigail DeserWith Nick Ballard, Casey Kringlen, Laura Howard, Jill Van VelzerThe Theatre @ Boston Court, Pasadena, Calif.Through Aug. 21, 2011 For starters, how about a guy who is part man  ...

American Ballet Theatre, LA

Gillian Murphy and Marcelo Gomes in ABT's "The Bright Stream"Photo by Rosalie O'Connor ‘The Bright Stream’ American Ballet TheatreChoreography by Alexei RatmanskyMusic by Dmitri ShostakovichWith Paloma Herrera, Marcelo Gomes, Gillian Murphy, and Cory StearnsDorothy Chandler Pavilion, Los AngelesThrough July  ...

Ballet Nacional de Cuba, LA

Dani Hernández and Anette Delgado in "Don Quixote"Photo by Nancy Reyes ' Don Quixote' Ballet Nacional De CubaChoreography by Alicia Alonso, after Alexander Gorsky and Marius PetipaComposed by Ludwig Minkus, performed by the LA Opera OrchestraDorothy Chandler PavilionThrough June  ...

Mark Morris Dance Group, ‘L’Allegro,’ LA

Members of Mark Morris Dance Group perform a scene from "L'Allegro, il Penseroso ed il Moderato"Photo by Elaine Mayson 'L'Allegro, il Penseroso ed il Moderato' Choreography by Mark Morris Mark Morris Dance GroupMusic by George Frideric Handel, set to  ...