The Red Shoes Ballet...

Stars Align for U.S. Premiere of Matthew Bourne’s “The Red Shoes” Ballet   Vanessa Hudgens, Minnie Driver, Michael Feinstein, Marisa Tomei, Angela Bassett, Adam Shankman, Suzanne Cryer and Sharon Lawrence were just a few of the dance aficionados streaming into the...

Fun Home Opening at ...

All the Alisons and more VIPs enjoy Fun Home Opening Night in Los Angeles      At the after-party for “Fun Home,” which opened at the Ahmanson Theatre last month, Suzanne Cryer of HBO’s “Silicon Valley” caught up with the actor who is playing cartoonist, MacArthur...

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...

Matilda at the Ahman...

‘Matilda’s’ L.A. opening a family affair     The event: For some Angelenos, the June 7 opening performance of “Matilda the Musical” at the Ahmanson Theatre was a Family Affair. Comedian Jack Black brought his two sons; “Scandal” actor Dan Bucatinsky and...