Leon Russom News

Get Leon Russom Email Alerts

Be the first to get news, photos, videos & more.

Method and Madness Presents a Facebook Live Stream Of HAMLET
by Stephi Wild - May 14, 2020


Method and Madness continues their Free Weekly Facebook Live Streams of classic plays with William Shakespeare's HAMLET, this Saturday, May 16.

2Cents Theatre Group Presents LEAR/LOMAN At The 2019 Hollywood Fringe Festival
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 13, 2019


2Cents Theatre Group's 2019 Best of INK @Fringe production, Lear/Loman by Kate Schwartz, will play four more performances at the Broadwater Main Stage. Featuring Leon Russom as King Lear and Bruno Oliver as Willy Loman, the cast will also include (in alphabetical order) Lauran Dewey, Tim Kopacz, Heather Roberts, Sarah Schulte, and Ruben Uy. Under the direction of Scott Leggett, the remaining performances are Saturday 6/15 at 11:30am; Thursday 6/20 at 5pm; Saturday 6/22 at midnight; and Sunday 6/30 at 1:30pm. Running time is 60 minutes.

VIDEO: Preview Lost Ensemble's TRAINWRECK
by Alan Henry - Oct 12, 2018


Check out the preview video for LOFT ENSEMBLE's premiere of TRAINWRECK, written and directed by Loft's Managing Director, Bree Pavey.

World Premiere Of Bree Pavey's TRAINWRECK Comes to Loft Ensemble
by Stephi Wild - Sep 21, 2018


LOFT ENSEMBLE announces the world premiere of TRAINWRECK, written and directed by Loft's Managing Director, Bree Pavey.

Photo Flash: Circle X Theatre Co. Presents Site Specific World Premiere Play HOLE IN THE SKY
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 27, 2018


Circle X Theatre Co. presents the world premiere of a site-specific theatrical event, HOLE IN THE SKY, written by Octavio Solis and directed by Kate Jopson (Fefu and Her Friends). Commissioned by Circle X Theatre Co., HOLE IN THE SKY will have a press opening on Friday, August 24 at 8pm and continue through Sunday, September 23 at Courtship Ranch, 11270 Dominica Ave. in Lake View Terrace.

Circle X Theatre Co. Presents Site Specific World Premiere Play HOLE IN THE SKY
by Julie Musbach - Jul 18, 2018


Circle X Theatre Co. presents the world premiere of a site-specific theatrical event, HOLE IN THE SKY, written by Octavio Solis and directed by Kate Jopson (Fefu and Her Friends). Commissioned by Circle X Theatre Co., HOLE IN THE SKY will have a press opening on Friday, August 24 at 8pm and continue through Sunday, September 23 at Courtship Ranch, 11270 Dominica Ave. in Lake View Terrace.

BWW Review: The Porters Take Flight with a TEMPEST On The Fly
by Ellen Dostal - May 15, 2018


A gaunt Leon Russom conjures up more pathos than normal as the aged Prospero in the Porters of Hellsgate's production of THE TEMPEST. Whether it is due to the fact that the actor has been battling pneumonia, which took him out of the show opening weekend mid-performance, or that his interpretation of the role centers on the last actions of a dying man, this is a Prospero we haven't seen before.

The Porters Of Hellsgate Present William Shakespeare's THE TEMPEST
by Stephi Wild - Apr 19, 2018


The Porters present the first show of their 12th Season: The Tempest marks their 26th Shakespearean Production. Longtime company member Alex Parker will make his directorial debut; Leon Russom returns to the boards to play Prospero.

The Porters Of Hellsgate Present William Shakespeare's THE TEMPEST
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 2, 2018


Directed by Alex Parker Starring Leon Russom th The Porters are thrilled to present the first show of their 12 Season : The Tempest marks their 26 Shakespearean Production. Longtime company member Alex Parker will make his directorial debut ; Leon Russom returns to the boards to play Prospero.

THE TEMPEST Comes to The Whitmore, 4/28
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 21, 2018


The Porters are happy to announce on this rainy, LA day the first show of their 12th Season: The Tempest marks the 26th Shakespearean Production the company has mounted in that time. Longtime company member Alex Parker will make his directorial debut; Leon Russom returns to play Prospero.

Photo Flash: First Look at Coeurage Theatre Company's THE SECRET IN THE WINGS
by Julie Musbach - Nov 11, 2017


Coeurage Theatre Company, LA's Pay What You Want theatre company, has announced the final production of its eighth season, The Secret in the Wings by Mary Zimmerman.

Coeurage Theatre Company Presents THE SECRET IN THE WINGS Next Month
by BWW News Desk - Oct 18, 2017


Coeurage Theatre Company, LA's Pay What You Want theatre company, has announced the final production of its eighth season, The Secret in the Wings by Mary Zimmerman.

Photo Flash: First Look at Porters' PERICLES, Running Now in NoHo
by BWW News Desk - May 2, 2017


Pericles marks the 24th Shakespearean production for the Porters on their quest to completing the canon. Artistic Director Charles Pasternak returns to the directing chair and Leon Russom to the boards. They last worked together on 2014's production of Henry V, a critical and audience hit, which received Ovation, BroadwayWorld, and Valley Theatre Award nominations. Scroll down for a first look at the cast in action below!

Porters' PERICLES Sets Sail Next Week at The Whitmore
by BWW News Desk - Apr 21, 2017


Pericles marks the 24th Shakespearean Production for the Porters on their quest to completing the canon.

The Porters Of Hellgate Present Shakespeare & Wilkins' PERICLES
by BWW News Desk - Apr 11, 2017


Pericles marks the 24th Shakespearean Production for the Porters on their quest to completing the canon. Artistic Director Charles Pasternak returns to the directing chair and Leon Russom to the boards.

The Porters Of Hellgate Present Shakespeare & Wilkins' PERICLES
by Julie Musbach - Mar 9, 2017


The Porters are happy to announce the first show of their 11th Season: Pericles marks the 24th Shakespearean Production the company has mounted in that time. Artistic Director Charles Pasternak returns to the directing chair and Leon Russom to the boards. They last worked together on 2014's production of Henry V, a critical and audience hit, which received Ovation, Broadway World, and Valley Theatre Award nominations.

Spine-Chilling Horror Story BETHANY in Theaters & On Demand This April
by Caryn Robbins - Feb 16, 2017


Tom Green (Road Trip, Freddy got Fingered) and Shannen Doherty (Charmed, Beverly Hills 90210) star in the spine-chilling BETHANY, from acclaimed filmmaker James Cullen Bressack (Pernicious, To Jennifer), in theaters and On Demand this April.

BWW Review: Sacred Fools Premiere Stunning PAST TIME in New Space at the Lillian
by Don Grigware - Feb 22, 2016


After a series of breakthrough plays such as Stoneface and Louis & Keely Live at the Sahara, which went on to larger venues and are still waiting in the wings for Broadway, the  brilliantly innovative Sacred Fools Theatre has moved into the remodeled Lillian Theatre on Santa Monica Boulevard. With the opening of this brand new space comes the world premiere of Padraic Duffy's Past Time, a wildly funny comedy about finding happiness and the beauty missing in one's life. The five-character ensemble are a marvel to watch under Jeremy Aldridge's smooth direction through March 26.

Sacred Fools Theatre's PAST TIME Begins 2/19
by Tyler Peterson - Jan 27, 2016


Sacred Fools Theatre's inaugural production in their new home on Hollywood Theatre Row is Past Time, Padraic Duffy's World Premiere comedy. The production opens Friday, February 19th and runs through March 26th with previews February 12th, 13th and 14th.  Performances Fridays and Saturdays at 8 PM and Sundays at 3 PM. Tickets are available at www.sacredfools.org Tickets are $25 for regular performances, $15 for previews.

Loft Ensemble Presents AEROPLANE
by Sally Henry Fuller - Jan 25, 2016


After a successful weekend of previews, Loft Ensemble is excited to open our newest world premiere this Saturday. The Aeroplane is a world premiere drama written and directed by Mitch Rosander that deals head on with the issues of addiction, recovery, and self-identity.

 1     

Get Leon Russom Email Alerts

Be the first to get news, photos, videos & more.

Videos