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Photo Flash: South Coast Rep Presents Dead Man's Cell Phone
by BWW News Desk - Sep 19, 2008

Gordon is dead, but his cell phone keeps ringing, and the stranger who answers finds her life turned upside down. That's the set-up for Ruhl's new show, Dead Man's Cell Phone. The show's cast features Andrew Borba (Dwight), Nike Doukas (The Other Woman/Stranger), Shannon Holt (Hermia), Christina Pickles (Mrs. Gottlieb), Lenny Von Dohlen (Gordon) and Margaret Welsh (Jean).

South Coast Rep Presents 'Dead Man's Cell Phone' Starting 9/21
by BWW News Desk - Sep 3, 2008

South Coast Repertory will present the Southern California premiere of Dead Man's Cell Phone, Sarah Ruhl's fantastical new play about a woman who answers a dead man's cell phone and finds her life turned upside down. Directed by Bart DeLorenzo, Dead Man's Cell Phone runs Sept. 21 - Oct. 12 on the Julianne Argyros Stage.

'The Good Negro' Begins Performances at The Public 5/20
by BWW News Desk - May 12, 2008

The Public Theater will begin performances for THE GOOD NEGRO, the fifth play of the inaugural PUBLIC LAB initiative.

Public Theater Announces Casting For Lab Project
by BWW News Desk - Apr 24, 2008

The Public Theater (Artistic Director Oskar Eustis; Executive Director Mara Manus) announced casting and creative team today for THE GOOD NEGRO, the fifth play of the inaugural PUBLIC LAB initiative.

The Public Theatre Presents 'The Fever Chart' 4/26
by BWW News Desk - Apr 16, 2008

The Public Theater (Artistic Director Oskar Eustis; Executive Director Mara Manus) will begin previews for THE FEVER CHART: THREE VISIONS OF THE MIDDLE EAST, the fourth play of the inaugural PUBLIC LAB initiative. Written by Naomi Wallace and directed by Jo Bonney, THE FEVER CHART: THREE VISIONS OF THE MIDDLE EAST tells three distinct stories set in different parts of the Middle East. Tickets are $10 for all performances.

Public Theater Announces Casting For LAB Project
by BWW News Desk - Mar 26, 2008

The Public Theater (Artistic Director Oskar Eustis; Executive Director Mara Manus) announced casting and creative team today for THE FEVER CHART: THREE VISIONS OF THE MIDDLE EAST, the fourth play of the inaugural PUBLIC LAB initiative.

SF Bay Area Theatre Critics Circle 2007 Award Winners
by BWW News Desk - Mar 10, 2008

Representing the print and electronic media, 21 members of the San Francisco Bay Area Theatre Critics Circle announced the winners of 36 drama awards and 31 musical awards from 243 nominated actors, designers, productions, and more reviewed in 2007. Over 400 productions were seen in 2007 by Circle critics reviewing theatre from San Jose to Santa Rosa, San Francisco to Concord.

Bell, Hinkle, Letscher & Rahm to Star in 'What They Have' at SCR
by BWW News Desk - Mar 7, 2008

Nancy Bell, Marin Hinkle, Matt Letscher and Kevin Rahm will star in the World Premiere of What They Have by 'Six Feet Under' scribe Kate Robin at the South Coast Repertory Theatre.

Photo Flash: 'The Importance of Being Earnest' at SCR
by BWW - Feb 15, 2008

South Coast Repertory presents The Importance of Being Earnest, by Oscar Wilde and directed by Warner Shook running February 8 - March 9, 2008; officially opening February 15 at 8PM.

'The Importance of Being Earnest' Opens at SCR Feb.15; Shook Directs
by BWW News Desk - Jan 11, 2008

Warner Shook, director of South Coast Repertory's acclaimed productions of Born Yesterday and The Last Night of Ballyhoo, returns to SCR with style to stage Oscar Wilde's The Importance of Being Earnest to run from February 8 through March 9 on the Segerstrom Stage. Low-priced previews are available February 8-14. Opening night is February 15.

L.A.'s Geffen Playhouse Extends 'Fat Pig' through July 1
by BWW News Desk - May 29, 2007

The Geffen Playhouse has added an additional two weeks of performances to the West Coast premiere of Neil LaBute's Fat Pig at its Audrey Skirball Kenis Theater.

LaBute's 'Fat Pig' Brutally Honest
by James Sims - May 17, 2007

In Fat Pig, which is making its West Coast debut at the Geffen Playhouse, LaBute goes deep into the psyche of insecure characters, as the subject of weight is discussed, actually argued over when a good-looking guy becomes attracted to a fat chick. Though, the variable phrases scattered throughout the play are often quite more demeaning. What an apropos locale, vanity obsessed Los Angeles, for Fat Pig to run...

'Wonderland' Captures Old Hollywood Allure
by James Sims - May 7, 2007

Fame, that glorious accolade that is so rarely attained, and once tasted, is constantly yearned for again. It is a tale as old as time here in Hollywood, where Gloria Swanson roams the hills in a dilapidated mansion, and gawkers flock to place a hand in some long ago imprint in front of Grauman's Chinese Theater...

Long Day's Journey Into Night at SJ Rep Opens Feb. 2
by Eugene Lovendusky - Jan 29, 2007

San Jose Repertory Theatre presents Eugene O'Neill's searing and poignant autobiographical masterpiece, 'Long Day's Journey Into Night' now playing through February 25.

A Christmas Story at SJ Rep, Nov. 25 - Dec. 30
by Eugene Lovendusky - Nov 24, 2006

The San Jose Repertory Theatre rings in the holiday season with an amusing screen-to-stage adaptation of 'A Christmas Story,' November 25 through December 30.

[Embargo 2am EST] LA Drama Critics Circle Award Winners Announced
by BWW Special Coverage - Jan 1, 2001

The Los Angeles Drama Critics Circle has announced the winners and special awards for excellence in Los Angeles and Orange County theatre for the year 2011. The 43rd Annual Los Angeles Drama Critics Circle Awards ceremony took place Monday, March 19 at A Noise Within in Pasadena, and was co-hosted by Jason Graae and Lesli Margherita.

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