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How I Learned to Drive
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written by Paula Vogel, 1951-; directed by Dennis Erdman; produced by Susan Loewenberg; performed by Randall Arney, 1956-, Joy Gregory, Paul Mercier, Rondi Reed and Glenne Headly, 1955-2017 (Los Angeles, CA: L.A. Theatre Works, 1998), 1 hour 13 mins
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Balmy evenings in rural Maryland are fraught with danger, and seductions can happen anywhere from a river bank to the front seat of a car, where a young, self-conscious girl is learning to drive. To Li'l Bit, the radio is the most important part of the car, but the pop music of the '50s can never quite drown out t...
written by Paula Vogel, 1951-; directed by Dennis Erdman; produced by Susan Loewenberg; performed by Randall Arney, 1956-, Joy Gregory, Paul Mercier, Rondi Reed and Glenne Headly, 1955-2017 (Los Angeles, CA: L.A. Theatre Works, 1998), 1 hour 13 mins
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Living Together
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written by Sir Alan Ayckbourn, 1939- (1973); directed by Dennis Erdman; performed by Rosalind Ayres, 1946-, Ken Danziger, Martin Jarvis, 1941-, Jane Leeves, 1961-, Christopher Neame, 1947- and Carolyn Seymour, 1947- (Los Angeles, CA: L.A. Theatre Works, 2009, originally published 1973), 1 hour 21 mins
In this second "battle" of Ayckbourn's celebrated trilogy 'The Norman Conquests,' we rejoin the family weekend, this time hearing the events in the living room, where Norman gets drunk on homemade dandelion wine – and all hell breaks loose. Norman unleashes his merry brand of manipulative charm on the hapless gu...
written by Sir Alan Ayckbourn, 1939- (1973); directed by Dennis Erdman; performed by Rosalind Ayres, 1946-, Ken Danziger, Martin Jarvis, 1941-, Jane Leeves, 1961-, Christopher Neame, 1947- and Carolyn Seymour, 1947- (Los Angeles, CA: L.A. Theatre Works, 2009, originally published 1973), 1 hour 21 mins
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My Favorite Husband: The Radio Series that Inspired I LOVE LUCY
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written by Bob Carroll, Jr., 1918-2007, Jess Oppenheimer, 1913-1988 and Madelyn Pugh, 1921- (1940); directed by Dennis Erdman; performed by Harold Gould, 1923-2010, Samantha Bennett, Jeff Conaway, 1950-, Marilu Henner, 1962-, Joe Liss and Alley Mills, 1951- (Los Angeles, CA: L.A. Theatre Works, 2000, originally published 2000), 53 mins
Before Lucy and Desi became America’s favorite television couple, Lucille Ball developed her show-business-aspiring housewife character from 1948-1951 on CBS Radio. Some of TV’s most popular sitcom stars reprise two episodes from the radio series that inspired I LOVE LUCY.
written by Bob Carroll, Jr., 1918-2007, Jess Oppenheimer, 1913-1988 and Madelyn Pugh, 1921- (1940); directed by Dennis Erdman; performed by Harold Gould, 1923-2010, Samantha Bennett, Jeff Conaway, 1950-, Marilu Henner, 1962-, Joe Liss and Alley Mills, 1951- (Los Angeles, CA: L.A. Theatre Works, 2000, originally published 2000), 53 mins
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Present Laughter
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written by Sir Noël Coward, 1899-1973 (1939); directed by Dennis Erdman; performed by Ian Ogilvy, 1943-, Christina Pickles, 1935-, Carolyn Seymour, 1947- and Yeardley Smith, 1964- (Los Angeles, CA: L.A. Theatre Works, 1996, originally published 1949), 1 hour 24 mins
A gallery of friends, lovers, relatives and theatre acolytes sparkle around stage star Garry Essendine like bubbles in fine champagne. While Garry struggles to plan his upcoming trip to Africa, his elegant London flat is invaded by a lovestruck ingénue, an adulterous producer and a married seductress – not to m...
written by Sir Noël Coward, 1899-1973 (1939); directed by Dennis Erdman; performed by Ian Ogilvy, 1943-, Christina Pickles, 1935-, Carolyn Seymour, 1947- and Yeardley Smith, 1964- (Los Angeles, CA: L.A. Theatre Works, 1996, originally published 1949), 1 hour 24 mins
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Round and Round the Garden
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written by Sir Alan Ayckbourn, 1939- (1973); directed by Dennis Erdman; performed by Rosalind Ayres, 1946-, Ken Danziger, Martin Jarvis, 1941-, Jane Leeves, 1961-, Christopher Neame, 1947- and Carolyn Seymour, 1947- (L.A. Theatre Works, 1997, originally published 1997), 1 hour 18 mins, 77 page(s)
The third “battle” of Ayckbourn's celebrated trilogy The Norman Conquests, returns us to the same weekend in the country, but this time to the setting of Mother’s overgrown English country garden. Something more troublesome than brambles is lurking among the roses. Havoc ensues among the flora and fauna, as...
written by Sir Alan Ayckbourn, 1939- (1973); directed by Dennis Erdman; performed by Rosalind Ayres, 1946-, Ken Danziger, Martin Jarvis, 1941-, Jane Leeves, 1961-, Christopher Neame, 1947- and Carolyn Seymour, 1947- (L.A. Theatre Works, 1997, originally published 1997), 1 hour 18 mins, 77 page(s)
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Table Manners
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written by Sir Alan Ayckbourn, 1939- (1973); directed by Dennis Erdman; performed by Rosalind Ayres, 1946-, Ken Danziger, Martin Jarvis, 1941-, Jane Leeves, 1961-, Christopher Neame, 1947- and Carolyn Seymour, 1947- (L.A. Theatre Works, 1995, originally published 1995), 1 hour 24 mins, 84 page(s)
England's famous seducer of other men's wives lays siege to his sister-in-law in the first “battle” of Ayckbourn’s celebrated trilogy The Norman Conquests. In Table Manners, the action occurs in the dining room of Mother's house, where a conventional middle-class family is attempting to have a pleasant count...
written by Sir Alan Ayckbourn, 1939- (1973); directed by Dennis Erdman; performed by Rosalind Ayres, 1946-, Ken Danziger, Martin Jarvis, 1941-, Jane Leeves, 1961-, Christopher Neame, 1947- and Carolyn Seymour, 1947- (L.A. Theatre Works, 1995, originally published 1995), 1 hour 24 mins, 84 page(s)
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Three Viewings
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written by Jeffrey Hatcher, 1957- (1996); directed by Dennis Erdman; produced by Susan Loewenberg; performed by Bruce Davison, 1946-, Rue McClanahan, 1934-2010 and Laura San Giacomo, 1962- (Los Angeles, CA: L.A. Theatre Works, 1997), 1 hour 10 mins
A funeral parlor in a small Midwestern town is the setting for these three darkly funny and touching short plays. In Tell Tale, we enter the private thoughts of a respectable married mortician, lost in passion for a beautiful real estate broker who markets to the bereaved. In Thief of Tears, we meet Mac, the attra...
written by Jeffrey Hatcher, 1957- (1996); directed by Dennis Erdman; produced by Susan Loewenberg; performed by Bruce Davison, 1946-, Rue McClanahan, 1934-2010 and Laura San Giacomo, 1962- (Los Angeles, CA: L.A. Theatre Works, 1997), 1 hour 10 mins
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