The Ferryman To Open the New Conrad Prebys Theatre

Theatre fans are in for a massive treat. The first production in the newly renamed Conrad Prebys Theatre at the Dea Hurston New Village Arts Center is the 2019 Tony Award winning Best ... 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 →

World Premiere – Maragritaville

Jimmy Buffet is one of a handful of artists who have been able to transcend their original work and move into various other avenues. By developing his Parrothead following in concerts ... Continue Reading →

Fun Home at The Ahmanson

The musical starts in a jolly homespun way about a seemingly happy family in Pennsylvania. Bruce the father (the versatile Robert Petkoff) is multi-faceted: high school English professor, ... Continue Reading →

The Humans (The Helen Hayes Theatre)

How prescient to have booked tickets to The Humans before the recent Tony Awards ceremony. After seeing the production, it is understandable why it won the Tony Award for Best Play ... Continue Reading →

Jewish Film Festival & Tony Awards Viewing Party

Hollywood Beat Jewish Film Festival & Tony Awards Viewing Party The highlight of the recent Jewish Film Festival was when Iddo Netanyahu, brother of the Prime Minister of Israel, ... Continue Reading →

“Clybourne Park” at Walter Kerr Theatre

Clybourne Park Walter Kerr Theatre Any drama seeking to confront racial prejudice is automatically fraught with challenges.  It is a delicate balance that author Bruce Norris adequately ... Continue Reading →