Zoot Suit Opening Ni...

Talk turns to politics and the new administration at Opening Night of a timely Zoot Suit revival     If opening-night guests at the Mark Taper Forum agreed on one thing, it was that the restaging of “Zoot Suit” couldn’t have been timelier. Based on the Sleepy Lagoon murder...

Scottsboro Boys Opening Night in LA

Paula Abdul, Angela Bassett, Regina King and Others Join the Cast and Center Theatre Group VIPs at Opening Night for The Scottsboro Boys    The Hollywood crowd joined Center Theatre Group VIPs at Opening Night for The Scottsboro Boys at the Ahmanson Theatre in Los Angeles. To read my Los Angeles Times story about Opening Night festivities, including a party at the historic Figueroa Hotel, click here.  To see a sampling of those who came, check out the photo gallery below by Capture Imaging. Actors pictured are Paula Abdul, Angela Bassett, Jason George of “Grey’s Anatomy,” Dawnn Lewis of “A Different...

RED Opening Night at...

RED Opens in LA with Two Mr. Spocks, American Horror Story Stars and Multi-Million Dollar Rothkos Nearby at MOCA   Paintings by Mark Rothko were pricey long before “Red,” the play about the artist, first opened at the Donmar Warehouse in London in 2009. In 2005, one of Rothko’s...