LA Theater reviews & previews, from the opulent Phantom of the Opera, to the optimistic HERLAND

 Los Angeles continues to offer the very best entertainment at theaters big and small, from the powerful new production of The Phantom of the Opera, to the inspiring new play HERLAND ... Continue Reading →

LA Theater Scene June shows, from the superb Hershey Felder, to the smash Bronco Billy–the Musical

Los Angeles area theaters have a variety of fabulous shows in June, everything from Hersey Felder, A Paris Love Story, to Bronco Billy—The Musical, and much more with Lady Day at ... Continue Reading →

“Lady Day at Emerson’s Bar & Grill” exquisite with Deidrie Henry as Billie Holiday

Review: ‘LADY DAY AT EMERSON’S BAR & GRILL’ starring DEIDRIE HENRY at the Garry Marshall Theatre through June 9.  “Singing was always the best part of living for me,” ... Continue Reading →

Ken Ludwig’s The Gods of Comedy Opens at The Old Globe

The Old Globe production of Ken Ludwig’s The Gods of Comedy is a delightful romp, melding academic pursuits of lost Greek literature and amorous misadventures. With a prelude ... Continue Reading →

‘Bronco Billy–The Musical,’ traveling Wild West show at the Skylight Theatre, May 10-June 30

‘Bronco Billy – The Musical’ has a crazy troupe of misfits defining love & family, fresh & funny at the Skylight Theatre in Los Angels’ eclectic Los Feliz Village ... Continue Reading →

LA Theater Scene April shows & reviews

Los Angeles area theaters have fabulous shows in full bloom this Spring. Review: THE ROOT BEER BANDITS— A Rootin’ Tootin’ Wild West Musicale, at The Garry Marshall Theatre (formally ... Continue Reading →

Falsettos Opens at the Ahmanson

The opening song sets the stage perfectly “Four Jews in a Room Bitching.” William Finn and James Lapine stitched together two musicals that had debuted Off Broadway four ... Continue Reading →

The Elephant Man, funny, tragic & artfully told at NoHo’s El Portal Theatre

“The Elephant Man” has wisdom, grace & humor in the compelling play at NoHo’s historic El Portal Theatre, April 4-14  The Elephant Man, the story about the life of Joseph ... Continue Reading →