Saturday, February 4, 2023
Mark Taper Forum’s New Play “Clyde’s” Is Art Reflecting Life Local Black Restaurants Help Kick Off the Comedy about a Black-owned Sandwich Shop
December 8, 2022
Two-time Pulitzer Prize-winning writer Lynn Nottage explores the existential meaning of a sandwich in her comedy titled “Clyde’s” now showing at the Center Theatre Group / Mark Taper Forum until December 18th. ... read more »
Play Review: ‘Man’s Favor Devil’s Plan’
November 17, 2022
“Man's Favor Devil's Plan” set in Los Angeles, California, in 1938, takes the audience inside the complicated lives of colored people who work at a hotel. For decades, survival at any means is top priority for the working class, especially for colored folks. ... read more »
OASC Plans Virtual Discussion on ‘Omar’ Opera
November 3, 2022
Our Authors Study Club, Inc. of Los Angeles (OASC) and LA Opera Connects (LOC)  will present a virtual discussion about the new opera, “Omar,” on Thursday, November 3, at 6:30 p.m. ... read more »
OKLAHOMA! Deconstructed
October 6, 2022
Rodgers & Hammerstein’s “OKLAHOMA”, directed by Daniel Fish, is currently showing at the Ahmanson Theatre until October 16, 2022. ... read more »
Meet Ms. Pat Show Co-Star and Broadway Performer J. Bernard Calloway
August 11, 2022
Calling thespian J. Bernard Calloway, a newcomer or fresh face would almost be insulting.  He is a trained and seasoned Broadway trailblazer whose talents have graced the stage for years.  ... read more »
‘Still Standing’ Play Highlights Mothers Who Lost Sons to Gun Violence
August 11, 2022
In August of 2017, Cherie Ivy’s life was changed forever. She was among the more than 3,000 people in California who lost a loved one to gun violence. ... read more »
‘Tale of the Lion King’ Director Paul Bryant
June 23, 2022
The veteran performer on reimagining the legendary film in a new live production ... read more »
Tonys Latest ‘A Strange Loop’ Wins for Best New Musical
June 23, 2022
“A Strange Loop,” an utterly unforgettable, idiosyncratic trip into one man’s psyche, has won the best new musical Tony Award, beating more commercial fare. ... read more »
Tony Awards 2022 – It was the Whole Vibe!
June 13, 2022
Only 16 individuals in history had achieved an EGOT in competitive categories and now Jennifer Hudson is the 17th and she achieved the rarified status with her Tony win for producing “A Strange Loop.” “EGOT” refers to creative people who have won an Emmy, ... read more »
Sidney DuPont Finds a ‘Powerful, Dynamic and Necessary’ Role
June 2, 2022
Sidney DuPont knew he’d made the right career decision when musical theater icon Chita Rivera not only threw a shoe at him but also slapped his face. ... read more »
‘Tootsie: The Comedy Musical’ is Coming to L.A.!
May 26, 2022
Tootsie: The Comedy Musical is coming to Los Angeles from May 31st to June 12th, 2022. ... read more »
Scott Becomes Youngest Black Playwright to Receive Sardi’s Portrait
May 5, 2022
Keenan Scott II will be the youngest African American playwright to be honored with a Sardi’s portrait – one of the most enduring and coveted theatrical traditions. ... read more »
Warren and Henry to Announce 75th Tony Awards Nominations on May 9
May 5, 2022
Tony Award nominations will be announced on Monday, May 9, by Tony award-winner Adrienne Warren (“TINA: The Tina Turner Musical”) and three-time Tony award- nominee Joshua Henry (“Carousel”). ... read more »
“HADESTOWN” Is Coming to LA!
April 28, 2022
Hit Broadway production, HADESTOWN, is coming to Los Angeles on April 26th, 2022. ... read more »
André De Shields Stars in ‘Hadestown’ on Broadway
April 21, 2022
One of the greatest thespains to ever step foot on a Broadway stage is  André De Shields, who has enraptured audiences with his award-winning portrayal of Hermes in “Hadestown.” ... read more »

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