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Intellectual, accessible, and provocative literary conversations.
Jun. 6, 2014from Bookworm
Jun. 21, 2007from Bookworm
Stephen Adly Guirgis play "Between Riverside and Crazy" is one of those scripts that plays very differently outside of New York.
Jan. 13from Opening the Curtain
In André Aciman’s Find Me, strokes of luck are destiny.
Jan. 2from Bookworm
Okay, Best of LA Theatre 2019 part two. Last week, I shared plays that tackled race head on.
Dec. 30from Opening the Curtain
A new film, “ By Hand ,” documents their 218-day journey. It premieres at the Santa Barbara International Film Festival this week.
Jan. 17from KCRW Features
Ben Lerner’s Leaving the Atocha Station and 10:04 find their synthesis in The Topeka School , the third in his Hegelian trilogy.
Jan. 9from Bookworm
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…
Jan. 6from Opening the Curtain
With the start of a new year and a new decade, there’s been a lot of reflecting on the last 10 years and prognosticating about the next.
Jan. 9from Design and Architecture
The " Jeopardy!" GOAT tournament is doing huge ratings for ABC.
Jan. 14from Screengrab
Jonathan Blum wrote characters with open destinies, in stories with open endings, for his new book of short stories, The Usual Uncertainties.
Jan. 16from Bookworm