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Butoh: Body on the Edge of Crisis
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(Michael Blackwood Productions, 1990), 1 hour 29 mins, 89 page(s)
This DVD examines butoh’s reestablishment of traditional Japanese links among dance, music, and masks.
(Michael Blackwood Productions, 1990), 1 hour 29 mins, 89 page(s)
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La Bête
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written by David Hirson, 1958- (1991); directed by Kate McAll; performed by Michael Cumpsty, 1960-, Jen Dede, Alice Hirson, John de Lancie, 1948-, Matt Letscher, 1970-, Robert Machray, 1945-, Tom McGowan, 1959-, Amy Pietz, 1969-, André Sogliuzzo, 1966- and Sarah Zimmerman (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 2009, originally published 1991), 2 hours 8 mins
"In a comic whirlwind of high style, La Bête tells the story of Elomire, a 17th century French playwright, and his touring acting troupe who have come to lead the high life due to the patronage of the fickle Prince of Conti. Sparks fly when Valère, a swaggering braggart with delusions of artistic grandeur, becom...
written by David Hirson, 1958- (1991); directed by Kate McAll; performed by Michael Cumpsty, 1960-, Jen Dede, Alice Hirson, John de Lancie, 1948-, Matt Letscher, 1970-, Robert Machray, 1945-, Tom McGowan, 1959-, Amy Pietz, 1969-, André Sogliuzzo, 1966- and Sarah Zimmerman (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 2009, originally published 1991), 2 hours 8 mins
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The Caine Mutiny Court-Martial
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written by Herman Wouk, 1915- (1953); directed by Gordon Hunt, 1929-; performed by James Avery, 1948-, Chuma Hunter-Gault, Dan Lauria, 1947-, Ian Lithgow, 1972-, Scott Lowell, 1965-, Frank Muller, Michael Rivkin, David Selby, 1941-, Grant Shaud, 1961-, Josh Stamberg, 1970- and Mitchell Herbert (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 2001, originally published 1954), 1 hour 56 mins
This acclaimed WWII psychological court room drama was the sensation of 1954. The play portrays a mutiny of naval officers aboard the U.S.S. Caine. Their suspicions concerning their captain’s sanity lead to their rebellion and a subsequent court - martial.
written by Herman Wouk, 1915- (1953); directed by Gordon Hunt, 1929-; performed by James Avery, 1948-, Chuma Hunter-Gault, Dan Lauria, 1947-, Ian Lithgow, 1972-, Scott Lowell, 1965-, Frank Muller, Michael Rivkin, David Selby, 1941-, Grant Shaud, 1961-, Josh Stamberg, 1970- and Mitchell Herbert (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 2001, originally published 1954), 1 hour 56 mins
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Cakewalk
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written by Peter Feibleman, 1930- (1993); directed by Rosalind Ayres, 1946-; composed by Carly Simon, 1945-; performed by Elaine Stritch, 1925-2014, Samantha Bennett, Bruce Davison, 1946-, Claudette Nevins and Raphael Sbarge, 1964- (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 2000, originally published 1993), 1 hour 37 mins
Broadway legend Elaine Stritch stars as literary legend Lillian Hellman in this beguiling account of Hellman’s tumultuous relationship across several decades with a man 25 years her junior, played by Oscar-nominee Bruce Davison. Featuring music by Carly Simon.
written by Peter Feibleman, 1930- (1993); directed by Rosalind Ayres, 1946-; composed by Carly Simon, 1945-; performed by Elaine Stritch, 1925-2014, Samantha Bennett, Bruce Davison, 1946-, Claudette Nevins and Raphael Sbarge, 1964- (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 2000, originally published 1993), 1 hour 37 mins
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California Suite
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written by Neil Simon, 1927-2018 (1976); directed by Gwenn Victor; performed by Dennis Boutsikaris, 1952-, Bruce Davison, 1946-, Marsha Mason, 1942- and Amy Pietz, 1969- (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 2010, originally published 2010), 1 hour 44 mins, 104 page(s)
A four part comedy confection as only Neil Simon can write it! Four couples arrive, in turn, from London, Philadelphia, Chicago and New York and separately inhabit a Beverly Hills hotel suite, bringing along their problems, anxieties, and comical marital dilemmas. Beverly Hills will never be the same.
written by Neil Simon, 1927-2018 (1976); directed by Gwenn Victor; performed by Dennis Boutsikaris, 1952-, Bruce Davison, 1946-, Marsha Mason, 1942- and Amy Pietz, 1969- (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 2010, originally published 2010), 1 hour 44 mins, 104 page(s)
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Camping with Henry and Tom
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written by Mark St. Germain, fl. 1990 (1995); directed by Jay Sandrich, 1932-; performed by Charles Durning, 1923-2012, Alan Alda, 1936-, Lee Arenberg, 1962- and David Dukes, 1945-2000 (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 1996, originally published 1995), 1 hour 27 mins
President Harding wants to be with his mistress. Industrialist Henry Ford wants to be President. And inventor Thomas Edison wonders how the three of them got stuck in the woods together. Inspired by an actual camping trip taken by the three men in 1921; this off - Broadway hit is a hilarious adventure with surpris...
written by Mark St. Germain, fl. 1990 (1995); directed by Jay Sandrich, 1932-; performed by Charles Durning, 1923-2012, Alan Alda, 1936-, Lee Arenberg, 1962- and David Dukes, 1945-2000 (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 1996, originally published 1995), 1 hour 27 mins
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Candida
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written by George Bernard Shaw, 1856-1950 (1898); directed by Nicholas Rudall, 1940-; performed by Tom Amandes, 1959-, Christopher Cartmill, Rebecca MacLean, David New, fl. 1985-2012, Nicholas Rudall, 1940- and JoBeth Williams, 1948- (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 1993, originally published 1898), 1 hour 18 mins
Shaw’s warm and witty play challenged conventional wisdom about relationships between the sexes. A beautiful wife must choose between the two men who love her.
written by George Bernard Shaw, 1856-1950 (1898); directed by Nicholas Rudall, 1940-; performed by Tom Amandes, 1959-, Christopher Cartmill, Rebecca MacLean, David New, fl. 1985-2012, Nicholas Rudall, 1940- and JoBeth Williams, 1948- (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 1993, originally published 1898), 1 hour 18 mins
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Cat on a Hot Tin Roof
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written by Tennessee Williams, 1911-1983; directed by Benedict Andrews, 1972-; designed by Tanya Aanderaa, fl. 2001; performed by Jack O'Connell, 1990-, Sienna Miller, 1981-, Colm Meaney, 1953-, Lisa Palfrey, 1967-, Hayley Squires, 1988-, Brian Gleeson, 1987-, Michael J. Shannon, 1943- and Richard Hansell, fl. 1996 (London, England: Royal National Theatre, 2018, originally published 2018), 2 hours 31 mins

Age recommendation: 15+ (contains nudity)

This Young Vic production was recorded through National Theatre Live from the Apollo Theatre in London’s West End on 22nd February, 2018.

On a steamy night in Mississippi, a Southern family gather at their cotton plantation to celebrate Big Daddy’s birthday. The scorchin...

written by Tennessee Williams, 1911-1983; directed by Benedict Andrews, 1972-; designed by Tanya Aanderaa, fl. 2001; performed by Jack O'Connell, 1990-, Sienna Miller, 1981-, Colm Meaney, 1953-, Lisa Palfrey, 1967-, Hayley Squires, 1988-, Brian Gleeson, 1987-, Michael J. Shannon, 1943- and Richard Hansell, fl. 1996 (London, England: Royal National Theatre, 2018, originally published 2018), 2 hours 31 mins
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Ceremonies in Dark Old Men
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written by Lonne Elder, III, 1927-1996 (1969); directed by Judyann Elder, 1948-; performed by Rocky Carroll, 1963-, Glynn Turman, 1947-, Brandon Dirden, 1974-, Jason Dirden, Julia Pace Mitchell, 1985-, Charlie Robinson and Michole Briana White, 1969- (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 2009, originally published 1969), 2 hours 1 mins
This classic play by Academy Award nominee Lonne Elder III gives us the portrait of a Harlem family that dreams of a better life, but pursues it in tragic ways. First produced by the Negro Ensemble Company in 1969, the critically acclaimed Ceremonies in Dark Old Men opened the door for a new generation of African...
written by Lonne Elder, III, 1927-1996 (1969); directed by Judyann Elder, 1948-; performed by Rocky Carroll, 1963-, Glynn Turman, 1947-, Brandon Dirden, 1974-, Jason Dirden, Julia Pace Mitchell, 1985-, Charlie Robinson and Michole Briana White, 1969- (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 2009, originally published 1969), 2 hours 1 mins
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Chapter Two
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written by Neil Simon, 1927-2018 (1977); directed by Gordon House; performed by David Dukes, 1945-2000, Sharon Gless, 1943-, Gates McFadden, 1949- and Grant Shaud, 1961- (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 2001, originally published 1979), 2 hours 9 mins
Comedy and pathos mingle brilliantly in Neil Simon’s portrait of a widowed New York novelist who fears he’ll never love again and has no interest in dating. Neither does smart, attractive Jennie Malone, who has just returned from getting a Mexican divorce. A grudging five-minute meeting between them blossoms i...
written by Neil Simon, 1927-2018 (1977); directed by Gordon House; performed by David Dukes, 1945-2000, Sharon Gless, 1943-, Gates McFadden, 1949- and Grant Shaud, 1961- (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 2001, originally published 1979), 2 hours 9 mins
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