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Aliens in America
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written by Sandra Tsing Loh, 1962- (1997); directed by David Schweizer; performed by Sandra Tsing Loh, 1962- (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 1999, originally published 1997), 1 hour 14 mins
Contemporary satirist Sandra Tsing Loh spins a darkly comic, autobiographical tale of growing up middle class Chinese-German in Southern California. This witty monologue is for sons and daughters everywhere who feel that their parents must have been beamed to earth from another planet.
written by Sandra Tsing Loh, 1962- (1997); directed by David Schweizer; performed by Sandra Tsing Loh, 1962- (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 1999, originally published 1997), 1 hour 14 mins
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Arcadia
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written by Sir Tom Stoppard, 1937- (1993); directed by John Rubinstein, 1946-; performed by Kate Burton, 1957-, Mark Capri, 1951-, Jennifer Dundas Lowe, 1971-, Gregory Itzin, 1948-, David Manis, 1959-, Christopher Neame, 1947-, Peter Paige, 1969-, Darren Richardson, Kate Steele, Serena Scott Thomas, 1961- and Douglas Weston (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 2008, originally published 1993), 2 hours 51 mins
Tom Stoppard’s Arcadia merges science with human concerns and ideals, examining the universe’s influence in our everyday lives and ultimate fates through relationship between past and present, order and disorder and the certainty of knowledge. Set in an English country house in the year 1809-1812 and 1989, the...
written by Sir Tom Stoppard, 1937- (1993); directed by John Rubinstein, 1946-; performed by Kate Burton, 1957-, Mark Capri, 1951-, Jennifer Dundas Lowe, 1971-, Gregory Itzin, 1948-, David Manis, 1959-, Christopher Neame, 1947-, Peter Paige, 1969-, Darren Richardson, Kate Steele, Serena Scott Thomas, 1961- and Douglas Weston (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 2008, originally published 1993), 2 hours 51 mins
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The Autumn Garden
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written by Lillian Hellman, 1905-1984 (1951); directed by JoBeth Williams, 1948-; performed by Julie Harris, 1925-2013, David Clennon, 1943-, Roxanne Hart, Glenne Headly, 1955-2017, Tracy Maddendorf, 1970-, Lynne Marta, 1948-, Gates McFadden, 1949-, David Selby, 1941-, Jeronimo Spinx, Mary Steenburgen, 1953-, Eric Stoltz, 1961- and Scott Wolff, 1968- (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 1952, originally published 1952), 2 hours 21 mins
As the summer of 1949 draws to a close, a group of middle-aged friends are gathering for their annual retreat at a genteel Southern resort. An acquaintance from the past thrusts himself into the yearly gathering, forcing them to re-examine their mundane yet seemingly idyllic existence, the opportunities they’ve...
written by Lillian Hellman, 1905-1984 (1951); directed by JoBeth Williams, 1948-; performed by Julie Harris, 1925-2013, David Clennon, 1943-, Roxanne Hart, Glenne Headly, 1955-2017, Tracy Maddendorf, 1970-, Lynne Marta, 1948-, Gates McFadden, 1949-, David Selby, 1941-, Jeronimo Spinx, Mary Steenburgen, 1953-, Eric Stoltz, 1961- and Scott Wolff, 1968- (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 1952, originally published 1952), 2 hours 21 mins
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Awake and Sing!
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written by Clifford Odets, 1906-1963 (1935); directed by Bartlett Sher, 1959-; performed by Emily Bergl, 1975-, Ben Gazzara, 1930-2012, Jonathan Hadary, 1948-, Jane Kaczmarek, 1955-, Richard Kind, 1965-, Peter Kybart, 1939-, Mark Ruffalo, 1967-, Raphael Sbarge, 1964- and Peter Smith (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 2010, originally published 2010), 1 hour 37 mins, 99 page(s)
Clifford Odets' masterpiece, starring Mark Ruffalo, Richard Kind and Ben Gazzara, brings to life the struggles of a working-class family aspiring to the promise of the American Dream. Even as they endure the country's worst economic nightmare, three generations of an immigrant family are crowded into a Bronx tenem...
written by Clifford Odets, 1906-1963 (1935); directed by Bartlett Sher, 1959-; performed by Emily Bergl, 1975-, Ben Gazzara, 1930-2012, Jonathan Hadary, 1948-, Jane Kaczmarek, 1955-, Richard Kind, 1965-, Peter Kybart, 1939-, Mark Ruffalo, 1967-, Raphael Sbarge, 1964- and Peter Smith (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 2010, originally published 2010), 1 hour 37 mins, 99 page(s)
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Black Water: An American Opera
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written by Joyce Carol Oates, 1938- (1997); directed by Gordon Hunt, 1929-; composed by John Duffy, 1926-; performed by Patrick Mason, Karen Burlingame, David Lee Brewer, Stephanie Buckley, Reid Bruton, Kimberly Graham, Linda Kerns, 1953-, Erin Langston, John Savarese and Rob Chacklett (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 1998, originally published 1997), 1 hour 33 mins
Based on National Book Award-winner Joyce Carol Oates’ novella about the Chappaquiddick scandal, this tragic and beautiful new opera enthralls as a handsome Senator uses power to enchant, seduce and carelessly destroy.
written by Joyce Carol Oates, 1938- (1997); directed by Gordon Hunt, 1929-; composed by John Duffy, 1926-; performed by Patrick Mason, Karen Burlingame, David Lee Brewer, Stephanie Buckley, Reid Bruton, Kimberly Graham, Linda Kerns, 1953-, Erin Langston, John Savarese and Rob Chacklett (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 1998, originally published 1997), 1 hour 33 mins
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Born Guilty
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written by Ari Roth (1994); directed by Shira Piven; performed by Lawrence Grimm, Cammy Kelly, Sam Munoz and Jeremy Piven, 1965- (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 1996, originally published 1994), 1 hour 53 mins
Based on the book of the same name, Born Guilty is a moving and elegiac play about one man's journey into the hearts of children raised by Nazi parents. As Peter, a Jewish journalist, digs into the past, he faces psychological barriers that threaten to bury the truth forever.
written by Ari Roth (1994); directed by Shira Piven; performed by Lawrence Grimm, Cammy Kelly, Sam Munoz and Jeremy Piven, 1965- (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 1996, originally published 1994), 1 hour 53 mins
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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 26 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 26 mins
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Crimes of the Heart
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written by Beth Henley, 1952- (1978); directed by Gordon House; performed by Ray Baker, 1948-, Arye Gross, Glenne Headly, 1955-2017, Sondra Locke, 1944-, Belita Moreno, 1951- and Donna Bullock (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 2001, originally published 1982), 2 hours 3 mins
This is a deeply touching and funny play about three eccentric sisters from a small Southern town rocked by scandal when Babe, the youngest, shoots her husband. Humor and pathos abound as the sisters unite with an intense young lawyer to save Babe from a murder charge, and overcome their family’s painful past
written by Beth Henley, 1952- (1978); directed by Gordon House; performed by Ray Baker, 1948-, Arye Gross, Glenne Headly, 1955-2017, Sondra Locke, 1944-, Belita Moreno, 1951- and Donna Bullock (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 2001, originally published 1982), 2 hours 3 mins
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Desire Under the Elms
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written by Eugene O'Neill, 1888-1953 (1924); directed by Eric Simonson, 1960-; performed by Orson Bean, 1928-, Paul Adelstein, 1969-, Amy Brenneman, 1964-, Dwier Brown, 1959-, Maurice Chasse and Charlie Kimball (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 2007, originally published 1925), 1 hour 20 mins
Eugene O'Neill's tale of Ephraim Cabot: greedy and hard like the stone walls that surround his farm, the family patriarch brings home his new young bride, Abbie. His grown sons disapprove; one leaves, but the other stays to fight for the family fortune. What follows is a tragedy of epic proportions.
written by Eugene O'Neill, 1888-1953 (1924); directed by Eric Simonson, 1960-; performed by Orson Bean, 1928-, Paul Adelstein, 1969-, Amy Brenneman, 1964-, Dwier Brown, 1959-, Maurice Chasse and Charlie Kimball (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 2007, originally published 1925), 1 hour 20 mins
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Dinah Was
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written by Oliver Goldstick, 1961- (2003); directed by Gordon Hunt, 1929-; performed by Paul Eiding, 1957-, Yvette Freeman, 1957-, Adriane Lane, Bud Leslie and Daryl Reed (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 2003, originally published 2003), 1 hour 45 mins
In a white fur coat, "The Queen of the Blues" sits on her luggage outside a Las Vegas hotel. It is 1959; the legendary star cannot enter the hotel without a white escort. So Dinah Washington, in her inimitable style, takes a long pull from her flask and starts kicking up a fuss. Yvette Freeman reprises her Obie aw...
written by Oliver Goldstick, 1961- (2003); directed by Gordon Hunt, 1929-; performed by Paul Eiding, 1957-, Yvette Freeman, 1957-, Adriane Lane, Bud Leslie and Daryl Reed (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 2003, originally published 2003), 1 hour 45 mins
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