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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...

CV REP LAUNCHES SECOND PRODUCTION OF 2016 SEASON WITH “A CLASS ACT” – A MUSICAL ABOUT MUSICALS

I doubt very few people under the age of fifty even know who Edward Kleban was let alone what he did for a living....

WORLD PREMIERE COMEDY AT NORTH COAST REP THEATRE

Loyal fans of the brilliant, and idiosyncratic fictional English sleuth Sherlock Holmes, know from memory that he never visited Alaska to solve a case. That...

27th PALM SPRINGS INTERNATONAL FILM FESTIVAL (PSIFF) WRAPS

With the 2016 Oscar nominations now announced we are in the dark, same as the general public as to which Foreign films will take...

Mexico captures fugitive drug lord ‘El Chapo’ Guzman – president

The notorious Mexican drug lord Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman has been arrested after his scandalous prison break last year, the Mexican president announced via...