9/11 Inspires 9 TO 11 MINUTE PLAYS AND STORIES at LOFT Ensemble 9/11 Inspires 9 TO 11 MINUTE PLAYS AND STORIES at LOFT Ensemble
by BWW News Desk - Sep 7, 2017

The Street Smarts of Acting and Hennessey Productions will present a powerful evening of moving, dramatic, heartwarming pieces that will inspire and perhaps at times put a smile on faces in remembrance of loved ones lost or profoundly affected by the events of September 11th, 2001 in '9 TO 11 MINUTE PLAYS AND STORIES.' (more...)

Catch WHERE THE NUMBERS END:  A Hell's Kitchen Love Tragedy at Whitefire Theatre
by BWW News Desk - May 26, 2017

Just four performances remain of the Whitefire Theatre's world premiere of "WHERE THE NUMBERS END: A Hell's Kitchen Love Tragedy" written and directed by Amanda Moresco, running Saturday evenings at 8:00 pm, May 27, June 3 and 10 at the Whitefire Theatre in Sherman Oaks, CA. (more...)

Last Chance to Catch WHERE THE NUMBERS END: A HELL'S KITCHEN LOVE TRAGEDY
by BWW News Desk - May 21, 2017

Just four performances remain of the Whitefire Theatre's world premiere of 'WHERE THE NUMBERS END: A Hell's Kitchen Love Tragedy' written and directed by Amanda Moresco, running Saturday evenings at 8:00 pm,May 20 and May 27, June 3 and 10 at the Whitefire Theatre in Sherman Oaks, CA. (more...)

WHERE THE NUMBERS END: A Hell's Kitchen Love Tragedy Sells Out First Two Weekend Performances
by BWW News Desk - Mar 31, 2017

The Whitefire Theatre has Sold Out the first two weekend performances of the world premiere of 'WHERE THE NUMBERS END: A Hell's Kitchen Love Tragedy' written and directed by Amanda Moresco, produced by Jessica Moresco, Bobby Moresco, P.R. Paul, Joy Rosenbaum and Bryan Rasmussen. (more...)

BWW Review: Amanda Moresco Pays Homage to Hell's Kitchen with WHERE THE NUMBERS END; A HELL'S KITCHEN LOVE TRAGEDY
by George Brietigam - Mar 20, 2017

This Ode to Hell's Kitchen is a hazy, heartwarming, homage to the playwright's memory of the neighborhood she grew up in and once loved. (more...)

Patrick Bristow Joins MISERABLE WITH AN OCEAN VIEW at Whitefire Theatre This Fall
by BWW News Desk - Sep 11, 2015

Patrick Bristow (Ellen, Showgirls) joins the cast of new hit comedy MISERABLE WITH AN OCEAN VIEW which has been playing to sold out houses since it opened June 6th at the Whitefire Theatre in Sherman Oaks, CA. (more...)

BWW Interviews: Actress PATTY McCORMACK is Miserable with an Ocean View
by Don Grigware - Jun 9, 2015

The Bad Seed, she has worked on stage, in film and on television to great acclaim for over 60 years. Now she is onstage once more in a hilarious world premiere dark comedy Miserable with an Ocean View playing Saturdays only at the Whitefire Theatre in Sherman Oaks. She recently sat down to chat about the play and about highlights of her long career. (more...)

BWW Reviews: World Premiere Dark Comedy MISERABLE WITH AN OCEAN VIEW at the Whitefire
by Don Grigware - Jun 9, 2015

Dysfunctional families provide delicious humor for stage and film, because most everyone can identify with one or more of the characters. And if they plan a mercy killing? The irreverent humor quadruples. In Howard Skora's new world premiere comedy Miserable with an Ocean View, we come face to face with a Jewish family on Long Island - a mother, who is wheelchair-bound and dying, two sons - one gay and one super macho straight - and one daughter, a horrible interior designer whose long-term marriage is on the rocks. Now for a limited run through July 18 at the Whitefire Theatre in Sherman Oaks, Miserable is laugh.out.loud funny with fluid direction from Jim Fall and a marvelous cast headed by Patty McCormack as grandma Rhoda. (more...)

MISERABLE WITH AN OCEAN VIEW to Play The Whitefire Theatre
by BWW News Desk - May 28, 2015

Howard Skora in association with the Whitefire Theatre present "Miserable with an Ocean View", a comedy written and produced by Howard Skora, directed by Jim Fall.  (more...)

Patty McCormack Joins Cast of MISERABLE WITH AN OCEAN VIEW at Whitefire Theatre
by BWW News Desk - May 21, 2015

Patty McCormack, star of stage, screen and television, joins the cast of the world premiere of the new play "Miserable with an Ocean View" written and produced by Howard Skora, directed by Jim Fall, scheduled to open Saturday, June 6th, at the Whitefire Theatre in Sherman Oaks, California. (more...)

BWW Reviews: West Coast Premiere of DATES AND NUTS Recounts a Sweet and Crazy Romantic Encounter
by Shari Barrett - Jun 28, 2014

Wilson Milam directs the West Coast premiere of DATES AND NUTS, a romantic comedy by Gary Lennon ("Orange is the New Black" and "Justified"), about Brooklyn animal rights activist Eve who has just been dumped by her fiance - for a man. Angry at the male species, she becomes increasingly frantic as she searches for love in the dating jungle of New York City. Will she ever find the man of her dreams? Can she learn to keep her mouth shut and not scare all of them away? (more...)

DATE AND NUTS to Run 5/31-7/13 at the Bootleg
by BWW News Desk - Apr 22, 2014

An animal rights activist in Brooklyn searches for love in the dating jungle of New York City. Wilson Milam (The Lieutenant of Inishmore on Broadway, for the RSC and at the Taper) will direct the West Coast premiere of Dates and Nuts, a romantic comedy by Gary Lennon (Orange is the New Black for Netflix, Echo Theater Company's A Family Thing). Opening night is set for May 31 at the Bootleg Theater. (more...)

SCOTTSBORO BOYS, Mary Bridget Davies and More Among LA Drama Critics Circle's 2013 Nominees; Ceremony Set for 3/17
by BWW News Desk - Jan 27, 2014

The Los Angeles Drama Critics Circle has announced its 2013 nominations and special awards for excellence in Los Angeles, Orange County and Ventura County theatre. The 45th Annual Los Angeles Drama Critics Circle Awards ceremony will take place on Monday, March 17, 2014 at The Colony Theatre, located at 555 N. Third Street in Burbank. (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at Echo Theater's A FAMILY THING World Premiere
by BWW News Desk - Feb 17, 2013

Three estranged brothers reunite to settle unfinished business in the world premiere of A Family Thing, a darkly funny new drama about the meaning of family by Gary Lennon (The Interlopers). The Echo Theater Company presents a five-week run at Stage 52, now through March 17, directed by Chris Fields. BroadwayWorld has a first look at the show in the photos below! (more...)

Echo Theater Company Presents A FAMILY THING, Beginning 2/16
by BWW News Desk - Jan 8, 2013

Three estranged brothers reunite to settle unfinished business in the world premiere of A Family Thing, a darkly funny new drama about the meaning of family by Gary Lennon (The Interlopers). The Echo Theater Company presents a five-week run at Stage 52, February 16-March 17, directed by Chris Fields. (more...)

Brandon Routh to Join CBS Comedy Pilot PARTNERS
by TV News Desk - Feb 23, 2012

As first reported on Deadline.com, actors Brandon Routh, Elizabeth Regen and Lucy Davis will join the cast of the upcoming CBS pilot PARTNERS. The actors will join previously announced cast members Michael Urie and Sophia Bush. (more...)