The Best Man

How best to view The Best Man? As a fresh new work or as homage to Who’s Afraid of Virginia Wolf? Start with two couples: one couple younger, one couple older and a swelling undercurrent of domestic and sexual war  ...

Dirty Rotten Scoundrels

Dirty Rotten Scoundrels National tour Presented by American Musical Theatre of San Jose San Jose Center for the Performing Arts May 1-13 Dirty Rotten Scoundrels on Tour American Musical Theatre of San Jose Once upon a time, in Beaumont  ...

culturevulture.net – review

by Harold Pinter. Directed by Daniel Sullivan, Featuring Ian McShane (Max); Raul Esparza (Lenny); Michael McKean (Sam); Gareth Saxe (Joey); James Frain (Teddy); Eve Best (Ruth); others. Cort Theatre, New York December 16, 2007-April 13, 2008 http://www.thehomecomingonbroadway.com/ Harold  ...

Come Back, Little Sheba

Come Back, Little Sheba by William Inge Kirk Douglas Theatre Los Angeles June 17, 2007 – July 15, 2007 website S. Epatha Merkerson and Jenna Gavigan. Photo: Craig Schwartz. Come Back, Little Sheba, was an unequivocal hit  ...

culturevulture.net – review

By Nicolai Gogol Adapted by Alistair Beaton Directed by Carey Perloff American Conservatory Theater (ACT) March 20-April 20 http://www.act-sf.org/ In Nicolai Gogol’s “The Government Inspector” a gaggle of inept bureaucrats spends a good deal of time pointing fingers at one  ...

The Best Man: culturevulture.net

The Best Man By Gore Vidal Directed by Tom Ross Aurora Theatre Company August 22-September 28, 2008 http://www.auroratheatre.org/ Once upon a time when television was in black and white and the talking heads didn’t talk nearly as much and  ...

culturevulture.net – review

Written & Directed By: Stephen Legawiec Running time: 90 minutes, no intermission Ziggurat Theatre Ensemble Miles Memorial Playhouse Santa Monica (310) 842 - 5737 March 14 – April 13, 2008 http://www.ziggurattheatre.org/playsproductions/Fafalo-promo.html John Monastero & Julia Emelin.  ...

Grey Gardens: culturevulture.net

Book by Doug Wright Music by Scott Frankel Lyrics by Michael Korie TheatreWorks Mountain View Center for the Performing Arts August 20-September 14 http://www.theatreworks.org/ Have you heard the one about the two ladies who lived holed up in their dilapidated  ...

Hysteria

Play by Terry Johnson Aurora Theatre Company Berkeley, California August 24-September 30 http://www.auroratheatre.org/ Warren David Keith and Howard Swain in Hysteria. Photo: David Allen We live in the age of the hybrid. We have hybrid plants and cars  ...