Opening the Curtain

Opening the Curtain

Musings on what Los Angeles theater is - and can be. Want to know more? Subscribe to Anthony's weekly Theater newsletter.

Miwa Matreyek’s work doesn’t fit neatly into a simple box.

Stephen Adly Guirgis play "Between Riverside and Crazy" is one of those scripts that plays very differently outside of New York.

Happy New Year!  LA theater is all about women in the new year.  There are one woman shows, re-imagining women from history.  Here’s a quick list of the shows I’m looking forward to…

Okay, Best of LA Theatre 2019 part two. Last week, I shared plays that tackled race head on.

It’s time for the best of theatre of 2019.

Matthew Bourne’s “Swan Lake” is the production that 24 years ago catapulted Mr. Bourne’s work into the international spotlight.

A couple of years ago "The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time" was a big play.  By  big  I mean it got a Broadway production, it won Tony awards, it went on a national…

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