Theater Archives - Los Angeles Sentinel
‘Roxy’ blends Adult Themes with Moral Principles
July 23, 2015
Tasha Biltmore is known for writing and directing plays that focus on abuse, domestic violence and other issues often overlooked by traditional playwrights and directors. Her current undertaking is “Roxy”, a play about two women who run a strip club. According to Biltmore, the venue provides a good backdrop for topics she hasn't covered, such as criminal activity, shady business deals and extortion. ... read more »
LA Sentinel Night at “Motown the Musical”
May 21, 2015
Music enthusiasts had the opportunity to mix their favorite music with newspaper knowledge
“Motown the Musical” is set to be in Los Angeles until June 7th at the Pantages Theater in Hollywood. ... read more »
Berry Gordy Opens Famous Motown Musical in L.A.
May 7, 2015
Motown Director Charles Randolph Wright, Berry Gordy & Smokey Robinson sit down for a Q&A
(Valerie Goodloe photo)
The Motown sound began with Berry Gordy as a dreamer in Detroit and the music that originated from Hitsville U.S.A. ... read more »
Motown: The Musical Hits Los Angeles!
April 30, 2015
Julius Thomas III as Berry Gordy (center right) & Cast MOTOWN THE MUSICAL First National Tour (C) Joan Marcus, 2015.
On its first-ever national tour, Motown: The Musical heads to Los Angeles at the Hollywood Pantages Theater from April 28-June 7. ... read more »
Alvin Ailey comes to L.A.
April 16, 2015
Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater’s Kirven Douthit-Boyd in David Parson’s Caught. Photo by Rosalie O’Connor
On Wednesday, April 15 The Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater made its way to Los Angeles to perform Power of Ailey, ... read more »
Yes to Porgy and Bess!
April 26, 2014
Kingsley Leggs as Sporting Life takes center stage in one of the many entertaining musical performances of “Porgy and Bess.”
Photos courtesy of Center Theatre Group
The Broadway musical still tells a story that you’ll want see and hear over and over again. ... read more »
Hattie…What I Need You to Know Returns to LA
March 28, 2013
Hattie…What I Need You To Know! is back by popular demand and will be at the Hudson Backstage Theatre each weekend through April 14, 2013. Hattie…What I Need You to Know is a celebration of Hattie McDaniel, ... read more »