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US PREMIERE OF COMEDY/FARCE “NOW YOU SEE IT” ON STAGE AT NORTH COAST REPERTORY THEATRE

Farce, in general, as a theatrical genre has always been a tough sell to American audiences.   Lately, we’ve seen a noticeable upswing in the...

‘To Kill A Mockingbird’ author Harper Lee dead at 89

Harper Lee, author of the beloved American literary classic 'To Kill a Mockingbird,' has died at the age of 89 in her Alabama hometown. Her...

US warplanes strike ISIS camp in Libya, more than 40 reported killed

US warplanes hit an Islamic State camp in the Libyan city of Sabratha early on Friday, according to a US military spokesman. The airstrike...

NEW COMEDY PRODUCTION AT THE AHMANSON THEATRE

It isn’t easy being GOD these days. He’s dealing with a lot of blow-back from his children. The natives who have been reluctantly obedient...

STYLISH 18th CENTURY FRENCH FARCE RE-DO IS A WINNER

Chicago-born playwright David Ives has been called ‘the master of the short-form’ when it comes to playwrights.  With a trunk-full of short plays, essays,...

PLAYWRIGHT NEIL SIMON’S HUMOR STILL RESONATES

Playwright Neil Simon was the ‘Comedy King of Broadway’, and as a matter of fact, everywhere else on the planet. Name me a playwright...

SAN DIEGO REP THEATRE SCORES WITH IRISH ROM/COM “OUTSIDE MULLINGAR”

The Irish are known for being great storytellers. The bigger the tale the better the story. In America today one of the best practitioners...

WORLD PREMIERE PLAY ON STAGE AT PEARL MC MANUS STAGE

According to young playwright Jess Honovich, the message of her play is that ‘man’s best friend’ has a story to tell even after we’re...