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National Tour Music and lyrics by Robert Lopez and Jeff Marx Book by Jeff Whittey Puppets by Rick Lyon Orpheum Theatre, San Francisco August 7-September 2 For Los Angeles tour dates and mini-review, see below. Listen up  ... – review

By Keith Bunin Directed by Robin Stanton Aurora Theatre June 13-July 20 At first glance – and if you read the publicity material – “The Busy World is Hushed” would appear to be about religion, specifically the Episcopalian interpretation  ... – review

The Deep Blue Sea by Terence Rattigan Gate Theatre, Dublin Directed by Alan Stanford Featuring Ingrid Cragie (Hester Collyer), Risteárd Cooper (Freddie Page), Bryan Murray (William Collyer), John Kavanagh (Mr. Miller) 15 April to 30 May, 2008 website  ... – review

by Terence McNally. Directed by Michaael Blakemore Featuring Angela Lansbury (Leona Mullen); Marian Seldes (Midge Barker); Bryan Haley; Joanna P. Adler; Michael Mulheren. Music Box Theater, New York May 6, 2007 website Two Love Terence  ... – review

New York Theatre Workshop Directed by JoAnne Akalaitis Starring Mikhail Baryshinikov Music by Phillip Glass December 5-January 20, 2008 Mikhail Baryshnikov has been making plenty of varied appearances in New York over the past year, so much so that  ...


THE HISTORY BOYS By Alan Bennett Through December 9, 2007 Center Theatre Group Ahmanson Theatre at the Music Center, Los Angeles website Ah, how nice it would have been to have seen The History Boys, fresh, on a  ... – review

Almost an Evening by Ethan Coen at the Bleeker Street Theatre, New York. Featuring F. Murray Abraham. The Seagull by Anton Chekhov at The Classic Stage Company. Featuring Dianne Wiest (Arkadine); Alan Cumming (Trigorin); others Ghosts by Henrik  ...

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  ... – review

By: Adam Simon and Tim Robbins Directed by: Beth F. Miles Running Time: 2 1/2 hours The Actors’ Gang Ivy Substation Culver City website February 2 – March 8 Twenty years ago Adam Simon and Tim Robbins wrote Carnage, a  ...