WEST SIDE STORY (2021) IN CONCERT Gustavo Dudamel and the LA Phil bring to life the score of Steven Spielberg’s celebrated new film adaptation of the legendary musical as it’s projected on the big screens Tuesday, July 12 and Thursday, July 14, 2022, at 8 p.m. PT Photo: Niko Tavernise ©2021 20th Century Studios As part […]

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Roundabout Theatre Company has announced the line-up for its 2022-2023 theatrical season. For more info, visit Roundabout. BROADWAY – AMERICAN AIRLINES THEATRE 1776 FALL 2022 | American Airlines Theatre The multiracial company of 1776 is made up of artists who identify as female, nonbinary, or trans. It is led by Crystal Lucas-Perry as John Adams, Patrena […]

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THE BLANK THEATRE’S 30TH ANNUAL YOUNG PLAYWRIGHTS FESTIVAL Professional actors and directors present 12 winning plays by young playwrights from across the nation as digital shorts, streaming on Vimeo and then migrating to The Blank’s 3rd Stage on Patreon. Three different plays are presented each week (two plays in week four and one play in week five). […]

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YES, IT’S THAT GREAT One of my favorite musicals of the year is moving its Off-Broadway production to Broadway, which is right where it belongs. Beginning previews on October 12 and officially opening on November 10, 2022, KIMBERLY AKIMBO is one of the most refreshing and original musicals since I don’t know when. Kim is […]

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On a beautiful breezy Sunday evening, my husband and I sat down in the parking lot of the Fountain Theater embracing ourselves to an emotional night. In this LA premiere hyper-staged reading of the play Roe, a gregarious and eager audience congregated at the theater. This is a timely piece of art that I think […]

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A NEW MUSICAL COMEDY BASED ON THE CLASSIC MGM FILM Previews Begin Tuesday, November 1, 2022 Opening Night is Sunday, December 11, 2022 Some Like It Hot will begin performances on Broadway this fall on Tuesday, November 1 and officially open Sunday, December 11 at the Shubert Theatre (225 West 44th Street). This brand-new Broadway musical […]

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CASTING NEWS FOR KINKY BOOTS AT THE HOLLYWOOD BOWL  Kinky Boots Hollywood Bowl Friday, July 8, at 8; Saturday, July 9, at 8; Sunday, July 10, at 7:30 For tickets, call 323 850 2000 or visit Hollywood Bowl Joining the previously announced Wayne Brady in the role of Lola, Jake Shears as Charlie, and Kelly Marie Tran as Lauren, the […]

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The US theatrical premiere of Dayna Goldfine and Daniel Geller’s HALLELUJAH: LEONARD COHEN, A JOURNEY, A SONG opens at Film Forum, NYC, this Friday, July 1. Poet/singer/songwriter Leonard Cohen (1934-2016) spent over 7 years writing “Hallelujah,” initially an obscure track on an early 80s album rejected by his record label. “Look, Leonard, we know you’re […]

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CHRISTOPHER WILLIAMS MAKES JOYCE DEBUT FOR PRIDE, 2022 The Joyce Theater, 175 Eighth Avenue at West 19th Street, concludes Pride 2022 with the debut of boundary-shattering movement artist Christopher Williams. The New York premiere of selections from his series of queer interpretations of renowned classical ballets will play The Joyce Theater from June 28-July 3, […]

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After being “virtual” online for the past two years, The Frameline Film Festival is finally back in theaters here in San Francisco. The Castro Theater was glad to welcome both the festival and people into the 100-year-old historical landmark. The Roxie and Kabuki Theaters as well as SFMOMA were also used as venues for the […]

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