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BWW Interview: Thomas James O'Leary Smoothly Moves On From His Fiery Phantom Performa Photo BWW Interview: Thomas James O'Leary Smoothly Moves On From His Fiery Phantom Performance to Helming MARVIN'S ROOM
by Gil Kaan - Feb 3, 2022

Actors Co-op Theatre Company presents Scott McPherson’s multi-award-winning MARVIN’S ROOM opening February 18, 2022. Thomas James O'Leary directs a cast of Laura Esterman, Lee Guthrie, Mark Rosenthal and Jane MacIver. I had the chance to question Thomas on ROOM, his past directorial projects and his long run playing the titular Phantom.

Photo Flash: Actors Co-op Presents Lee Blessing's A BODY OF WATER Photo Photo Flash: Actors Co-op Presents Lee Blessing's A BODY OF WATER
by A.A. Cristi - Feb 10, 2020

Actors Co-op's production of Lee Blessing's ‚ÄúA Body of Water‚ÄĚ with the world premiere of Blessing's new ending, directed by Nan McNamara, produced by Crystal Jackson, opened to a SOLD OUT house Friday night. ¬†¬†The play runs now through March 15, at Actors Co-op Crossley Theatre in Hollywood, California.

Lee Blessing's A BODY OF WATER is Coming To Actors Co-op in February Photo Lee Blessing's A BODY OF WATER is Coming To Actors Co-op in February
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 28, 2020

The Award-winning Actors Co-op Theatre Company will present 'A Body of Water' written by Lee Blessing with the world premiere of Blessing's new ending, directed by Nan McNamara, produced by Crystal Jackson. The play will run February 7 through March 15, at Actors Co-op Crossley Theatre in Hollywood, California.

Performances Added For Actors Co-op's MIRACLE ON 34th STREET: A Live Musical Radio Pl Photo Performances Added For Actors Co-op's MIRACLE ON 34th STREET: A Live Musical Radio Play
by A.A. Cristi - Dec 4, 2019

Actors Co-op Theatre Company's well-received production of the Los Angeles premiere and now Ovation Recommended production of MIRACLE ON 34th STREET: A Live Musical Radio Play, running through December 15, has added two Saturday matinees December 7 at 2:30 pm and December 14 at 2:30 pm.

MIRACLE ON 34TH STREET: A Live Musical Radio Play Has LA Premiere At Actors Co-op, 11 Photo MIRACLE ON 34TH STREET: A Live Musical Radio Play Has LA Premiere At Actors Co-op, 11/1
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 29, 2019

Miracle on 34th Street: A Live Musical Radio Play, adapted from the 1947 Lux Radio Broadcast by Lance Arthur Smith, original songs and arrangements by Jon Lorenz, directed by Joseph Leo Bwarie, with musical direction by Anthony Lucca, choreography by Anna Aimee White and produced by Kyle Montgomery, will have its Los Angeles debut this Friday, November 1 at Actors Co-op's David Schall Theatre. The musical runs Friday, November 1, 2019 - Sunday, December 15, 2019.

BWW Review: THE MYSTERY OF IRMA VEP: A PENNY DREADFUL at Actors Co-Op Photo BWW Review: THE MYSTERY OF IRMA VEP: A PENNY DREADFUL at Actors Co-Op
by Jeffrey Scott - Oct 23, 2019

The Ovation-Winning theatre company, Actors Co-op opens up its 28th season with Charles Ludlam's two-person comedy 'The Mystery of Irma Vep - A Penny Dreadful'.

Actors Co-Op Brings The Mystery Of Irma Vep To Crossley Theatre Photo Actors Co-Op Brings The Mystery Of Irma Vep To Crossley Theatre
by Julie Musbach - Sep 24, 2019

Actors Co-op (Ovation Winner 2018 Best Direction of a Musical - Intimate Theatre) is proud to present Charles Ludlam's The Mystery of Irma Vep - A Penny Dreadful, directed by Carla Cackowski, produced by Carly Lopez. This hilarious two-actor, multi-character comedic thriller is a nod to the classic Gothic melodramas and early fright flicks of the 30s and 40s. The play will run October 4 through November 10 at the Actors Co-op Crossley Theatre in Hollywood

BWW Review: Bunch of Fresh, Top-Notch Talents Make For An Exquisite Bouquet of STEEL  Photo BWW Review: Bunch of Fresh, Top-Notch Talents Make For An Exquisite Bouquet of STEEL MAGNOLIAS
by Gil Kaan - Mar 23, 2019

Playwright Robert Harling's sharp, snappy, heart-wrenching, Louisiana-favored dialogue receives its most worthy due in this Actors Co-op production; cast with a spot-on ensemble of six amazing actresses, smoothly and expertly helmed by director Cameron Watson.

STEEL MAGNOLIAS Comes to Actors Co-op David Schall Theatre Photo STEEL MAGNOLIAS Comes to Actors Co-op David Schall Theatre
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 15, 2019

The award-winning Actors Co-op proudly presents Robert Harling's STEEL MAGNOLIAS, directed by Cameron Watson, produced by Lauren Thompson.  Set in a small town beauty salon in Louisiana, STEEL MAGNOLIAS celebrates the bond of friendship between six women in the midst of life's challenges. Based on the playwright's upbringing, and later adapted into the critically acclaimed film, STEEL  MAGNOLIAS  is a humorous, yet devastating journey of friendship, loss, and love.

BWW Interview: Director Cameron Watson Talks STEEL MAGNOLIAS at Actors Co-op Photo BWW Interview: Director Cameron Watson Talks STEEL MAGNOLIAS at Actors Co-op
by Don Grigware - Mar 15, 2019

Director Cameron Watson is about to receive the Milton Katselas Award for distinguished achievement in direction from the LADCC for 2018. He is one busy director in LA theatre and recently sat down to discuss overseeing the new production of Steel Magnolias at Actors Co-op, set to open Friday March 22. Describe your association with Actors Co-op.