Sign-Up for our Newsletter
Stay in-the-know about the top events in Hollywood

107 entries found. Viewing page 5 of 8. Go to page 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8   Next

Book of Mormon - Theatre Review

Posted By Rachel Flanagan

By Rachel Flanagan What do you get when you mix the writers of an animated series that follows cartoon children on foul-mouthed adventures with a Broadway musical comedy about two mismatched Mormon missionaries sent to Uganda to spread the word of ...

Continue reading »

Permalink

Species Native to California - Theatre Review

Posted By Annette Semerdjian

By Annette Semerdjian "Species Native to California " is a tale about the significance of land, especially in the age of current political turmoil. Inspired by Anton Chekhov's "The Cherry Orchard" and the Mexican folk tale of La Llorona, Dorothy ...

Continue reading »

Permalink

Lucky Stiff - Theatre Review

Posted By Bill Garry

By Bill Garry There's something really wholesome about seeing a show at the Actors Co-Op in Hollywood. The troupe's home is at the First Presbyterian Church of Hollywood, which has a beautiful, pristine campus on the northern edge of Hollywood with ...

Continue reading »

Permalink

Alien: Covenant - Film Review

Posted By Joan Alperin

By Joan Alperin Many people, myself included, weren't that crazy about Ridley Scott's Prometheus. People found it confusing and not up to par with the original Alien film. Well, guess what? Mr. Scott has completely redeemed himself with his new film ...

Continue reading »

Permalink

The Ningyo - Film Review

Posted By Rachel Flanagan

By Rachel Flanagan A good movie can transport anyone to a faraway place in a faraway time, make people laugh, cry or scream in terror and sometimes teach a little something along the way. "The Ningyo," a short film directed by Miguel Ortega and ...

Continue reading »

Permalink

Fefu and Her Friends - Theatre Review

Posted By Annette Semerdjian

By Annette Semerdjian "Theatre is life! Life is theatre," exclaims Caro Zeller who plays Emma in the internationally cast "Fefu and Her Friends." Emma is just one of the characters that comes from all walks of life and further adds to the theatrics ...

Continue reading »

Permalink

The Awful Grace of God - Theatre Review

Posted By Discover Hollywood

By Rachel Flanagan Seasoned actor Michael Harney, widely known as Inmate Counselor Sam Healy in the Netflix original "Orange Is the New Black," brings to the stage an evening of six one-act plays in The Awful Grace of God. Harney reunites with ...

Continue reading »

Permalink

Lord of the Underworld's Home for Unwed Mothers - Theatre Review

Posted By Annette Semerdjian

By Annette Semerdjian "Lord of the Underworld's Home for Unwed Mothers" is not only a great name for a metal band but also the title of Skylight Theatre's new play. Written by Louisa Hill, the story spans from the 60s to the 90s beginning with Dee ...

Continue reading »

Permalink

Rabbit Hole - Theatre Review

Posted By Rachel Flanagan

By Rachel Flanagan Rabbit Hole, directed by Eric Hunicutt, is David Lindsay-Abaire's Pulitzer-Prize winning play that tells a tale of a family struck by the emotional whirlwind of a tragedy. As they struggle to regain their footing, the world around ...

Continue reading »

Permalink

Lone Star - Theatre Review

Posted By Bill Garry

By Bill Garry I've seen Lone Star a number of times in both professional and student productions. The story of a battle-scarred Viet Nam vet, Roy, and his submissive brother, Ray, is set in the junk-strewn yard behind a bar in Maynard, Texas in 1981. ...

Continue reading »

Permalink

Woody's Order! - Theatre Review

Posted By Joshua Kahn

by Joshua Kahn An overly-long montage of fascinating home videos from the 1950s introduces us to the Talman clan. Even though we don't yet know their names, a couple things stick out immediately: first is the serene, peaceful nature of that ...

Continue reading »

Permalink

Elevator - Theatre Review

Posted By Joan Alperin

by Joan Alperin Written and directed by Michael Leoni, Elevator is one of the most original and entertaining plays I've seen recently. I knew I was in for something special the moment I walked into the Coast Playhouse. The play had a first, year-long ...

Continue reading »

Permalink

An American in Paris - Theatre Review

Posted By Jen Brown

by Jen Brown Inspired by the 1951 Academy Award winning film of the same name, An American in Paris opened at the Palace Theatre on Broadway in April 2015 and closed over a year and a half later. The current national tour opened in the autumn of 2016 ...

Continue reading »

Permalink

The Snow Geese - Theatre Review

Posted By Joshua Kahn

by Joshua Kahn These days, it's not too surprising that theatre companies everywhere are champing at the bit to present politically relevant works, and the Independent Shakespeare Company is no exception. But here they've taken the action to the ...

Continue reading »

Permalink

Malicious Bunny - Theatre Review

Posted By Rachel Flanagan

by Rachel Flanagan Could you ever love someone so much that you would kill for them? That is what Jonathan Wicks must ask himself when his wife Angela proposes he commits a double homicide in the world premiere of the Bryan Fox directed Malicious ...

Continue reading »

Permalink
107 entries found. Viewing page 5 of 8. Go to page 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8   Next