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Photos: First Look at KIM'S CONVENIENCE at Laguna Playhouse Photo Photos: First Look at KIM'S CONVENIENCE at Laguna Playhouse
by Blair Ingenthron - Sep 24, 2022

LAGUNA PLAYHOUSE has released production photos from the California premiere of the hilarious KIM’S CONVENIENCE, written by Ins Choi and directed by Jon Lawrence Rivera. KIM’S CONVENIENCE begins previews on Wednesday, September 21; will open on Sunday, September 25 at 5:30pm and perform through Sunday, October 9, 2022 at the Laguna Playhouse.

Broadway, TV Actress Rena Strober Turns Her Hit One-Woman Show SPAGHETTI & MATZO BALL Photo Broadway, TV Actress Rena Strober Turns Her Hit One-Woman Show SPAGHETTI & MATZO BALLS! Into a Short Film 
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 23, 2022

Adapted from Rena Strober's hit Off-Broadway show, this film focuses on  the gripping story of how Strober was inspired to learn more about her heritage after  witnessing a mob hit during a performance at an iconic Italian restaurant. 

Laguna Playhouse Raises More Than $25,000 For Jose Andres' World Central Kitchen Photo Laguna Playhouse Raises More Than $25,000 For Jose Andres' World Central Kitchen
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 29, 2022

Playhouse has raised over $25,000 to donate to Jose Andres’ World Central Kitchen. The Playhouse started collecting the donations following the performances of I Love You, You’re Perfect, Now Change, “What A Fool Believes - Tribute to The Doobie Brothers” and its most recent production of A Chorus Line.

Winners Announced For 62nd Annual Garden Grove Strawberry Festival Contests Photo Winners Announced For 62nd Annual Garden Grove Strawberry Festival Contests
by Stephi Wild - Jun 7, 2022

​​​​​​​The long awaited 62nd Annual Garden Grove Strawberry Festival, “Celebrating Essential Workers,” made its triumphal return May 27 – 30, 2022, after a two-year hiatus due to the worldwide health pandemic. 

Richard Elfman's ALIENS, CLOWNS, & GEEKS Sets Blu-ray & DVD Release Photo Richard Elfman's ALIENS, CLOWNS, & GEEKS Sets Blu-ray & DVD Release
by Michael Major - May 19, 2022

Special features include behind-the-scenes interviews with cast and crew, a new interview with Richard Elfman, and a music video from Mambo Diabolico, the surrealist musical collaboration between Elfman and the legendary Ego Plum. Aliens, Clowns and Geeks features the late Verne Troyer, Steve Agee, French Stewart, and George Wendt.

World Premiere of LOVE AMONG THE RUINS & More Announced for Laguna Playhouse 2022-202 Photo World Premiere of LOVE AMONG THE RUINS & More Announced for Laguna Playhouse 2022-2023 Season
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 29, 2022

Laguna Playhouse has announced its 2022-2023 Season of Shows! Their season begins with the most successful new Canadian play of the last decade, the hilariously heartwarming KIM’S CONVENIENCE.

Backstage At The Geffen Raises More Than $1 Million For Arts & Education Photo Backstage At The Geffen Raises More Than $1 Million For Arts & Education
by Stephi Wild - Aug 9, 2021

The evening of unscripted, unannounced storytellers and performers was hosted by comedian, actor, writer and producer Tone Bell and featured personal behind-the-scenes anecdotes from a lineup of surprise celebrity guests including Kenya Barris, Jon M. Chu, Sharon Lawrence and French Stewart.

KPFK's Arts in Review to Air Premiere of Rogue Machine Theatre's Staging Of MINNESOTA Photo KPFK's Arts in Review to Air Premiere of Rogue Machine Theatre's Staging Of MINNESOTA and More
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 26, 2021

Arts in Review hosts playwright/actor Justin Tanner an director Lisa James, discussing the premiere of “Minnesota,” a one-person play, starring Tanner and directed by James.

BWW Review: QUEEN BEES at Sedona International Film Festival Photo BWW Review: QUEEN BEES at Sedona International Film Festival
by Herbert Paine - Jun 14, 2021

In QUEEN BEES, director Michael Lembeck has translated producer Harrison Powell’s and writer Donald Martin’s vision into a work that buzzes with a smooth and gentle tone of familiarity and romance. A thriving honeycomb of performances, thanks to the presence of veteran actors Ellen Burstyn, Ann- Margret, Loretta Devine, Jane Curtin, James Caan, and Christopher Lloyd. One of the premiere films to be screened at the 2021 Sedona International Film Festival (June12th-20th). Also, now in theatres and On Demand

Edward James Olmos, Danny Glover, Josefina Lopez, and More Demanded California Save S Photo Edward James Olmos, Danny Glover, Josefina Lopez, and More Demanded California Save Small Performing Arts Theaters
by Stephi Wild - May 20, 2021

Hollywood stars came out to demand California save small performing arts theaters at a press conference supporting State Senator Susan Rubio's Senate Bill 805 (SB 805), “Save The Performing Arts Act of 2021” on Wednesday, May 19 at Josefina López' CASA 0101 Theatre.

Sacred Fools REPRISE Series Presents WATSON Photo Sacred Fools REPRISE Series Presents WATSON
by A.A. Cristi - Jan 13, 2021

The Sacred Fools Theater Company is continuing its REPRISE series of streaming “enhanced” readings or performances of previous  productions. Next up is “Watson,” written and directed by Jaime Robledo (originally presented onstage in Sacred Fools' Season 14, in late 2010), which will be available via YouTube Live on Thursday, January 14 at 5pm PST/8pm EST.

Laguna Playhouse Celebrates 100 Years With Live-Streamed Reading Photo Laguna Playhouse Celebrates 100 Years With Live-Streamed Reading
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 15, 2020

Laguna Playhouse announces they will live-stream a reading of the first show produced by Laguna Playhouse 100 years ago in celebration of the Playhouse’s 100th Anniversary, “Suppressed Desires,” by Susan Glaspell and George Cram Cooke. 

Rena Strober Releases New Family Music Video 'Imagine That!' Photo Rena Strober Releases New Family Music Video 'Imagine That!'
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Oct 5, 2020

Life can be challenging these days, especially for kids. Award-winning Broadway/film/television actor and advocate for the blind Rena Strober is here to help.

VIDEO: Rena Strober Releases 'Imagine That!' Music Video Photo VIDEO: Rena Strober Releases 'Imagine That!' Music Video
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 5, 2020

Life can be challenging these days, especially for kids. Award-winning Broadway/film/television actor and advocate for the blind Rena Strober is here to help. Rena joins some very special animated friends in her new kids' music video, Imagine That!, based on the beloved SESAME STREET song and directed by Jon Weinberg.

IMAGINE THAT! THE SESAME STREET MUSIC OF JOE RAPOSO & JEFF MOSS Out Today Photo IMAGINE THAT! THE SESAME STREET MUSIC OF JOE RAPOSO & JEFF MOSS Out Today
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Aug 28, 2020

Award-winning Broadway, film, and television actor and advocate for the blind, Rena Strober, is thrilled to announce that her new family album, Imagine That! The Sesame Street Music of Joe Raposo & Jeff Moss, is out now!

Rena Strober's IMAGINE THAT! Album Featuring Jason Alexander, French Stewart and More Photo Rena Strober's IMAGINE THAT! Album Featuring Jason Alexander, French Stewart and More is Out Today
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 28, 2020

Award-winning Broadway, film, and television actor and advocate for the blind, Rena Strober, has announced that her new family album, Imagine That! The Sesame Street Music of Joe Raposo & Jeff Moss, is out now!

Rena Strober to Release New Album IMAGINE THAT! THE SESAME STREET MUSIC OF JOE RAPOS Photo Rena Strober to Release New Album IMAGINE THAT! THE SESAME STREET MUSIC OF JOE RAPOSO & JEFF MOSS
by Kaitlin Milligan - Jul 13, 2020

Award-winning Broadway, film, and television actor and advocate for the blind, Rena Strober, is thrilled to announce the August 28 release of her new family album, Imagine That! The Sesame Street Music of Joe Raposo & Jeff Moss.

Rena Strober to Release IMAGINE THAT! Featuring Jason Alexander and More Photo Rena Strober to Release IMAGINE THAT! Featuring Jason Alexander and More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 13, 2020

Award-winning Broadway, film, and television actor and advocate for the blind, Rena Strober, has announced the August 28 release of her new family album, Imagine That! The Sesame Street Music of Joe Raposo & Jeff Moss.

Scoop: Coming Up on a Rebroadcast of MOM on CBS - Thursday, July 9, 2020 Photo Scoop: Coming Up on a Rebroadcast of MOM on CBS - Thursday, July 9, 2020
by TV Scoop - Jun 26, 2020

Get all the scoop on Coming Up on a Rebroadcast of MOM, airing on CBS on Thursday, July 9, 2020!

Scoop: Coming Up on a Rebroadcast of HELL'S KITCHEN on FOX - Tuesday, June 2, 2020 Photo Scoop: Coming Up on a Rebroadcast of HELL'S KITCHEN on FOX - Tuesday, June 2, 2020
by TV Scoop - May 26, 2020

Get all the scoop on Coming Up on a Rebroadcast of HELL'S KITCHEN, airing on FOX on Tuesday, June 2, 2020!

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