LA Theater Scene April shows & reviews

Los Angeles area theaters have fabulous shows in full bloom this Spring. Review: AN AMERICAN IN PARIS is a musical so “‘S Wonderful and ‘S Marvelous,” playing ... Continue Reading →

Noteworthy charity galas and Hollywood events

The John Wayne Cancer Institute’s Odyssey Ball put some mighty big men in the spotlight. The Duke’s son Patrick Wayne is 6-foot-2-inches, and he stood next ... Continue Reading →

Production Update: Chicago shows from producer Dick Wolf

Chicago is the new headquarters for great dramatic productions from producer Dick Wolf. His successful Law & Order shows were based in New York City and were a hallmark ... Continue Reading →

World Backup Day is Upon Us…Are You Ready?

Most of us know by now that every day on the calendar is some sort of a holiday. And we also know that most holidays have a commerce-generating component; think about how ... Continue Reading →

Spring Gift Giving Guide: Hot Tips

The first day of Spring has come and passed, and for me that generally means a sense of gift-giving panic sets in. Not only do most of my family’s birthdays land in the ... Continue Reading →

T2 Trainspotting Film Review

Danny Boyle continues to amaze. His direction of the sequel to his thrilling original is confident and at times masterful. Dabbling with sequels is a dodgy business. The ... Continue Reading →

Hamilton Finally Arrives in Los Angeles – Tickets Go On Sale Soon

Unless you have been living in a cave, you are aware the biggest thing to hit Broadway and musical theater is the story of Alexander Hamilton. The breakout hit started ... Continue Reading →

Production Update: HBO’s Big Little Lies with powerhouse cast set in Monterey, California

Big Little Lies is a deliciously intriguing seven-part series on HBO with a powerhouse cast. It stars Oscar winners Reese Witherspoon and Nicole Kidman, along with Shailene ... Continue Reading →