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Agnes of God
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written by John Pielmeier, 1949- (1979); directed by Nancy Malone, 1935-; performed by Barbara Bain, 1931-, Emily Bergl, 1975- and Harriet Sansom Harris, 1955- (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 1982, originally published 1982), 1 hour 31 mins
In this contemporary murder mystery set within the confines of a convent, Agnes is a devout, innocent young nun accused of infanticide. As a psychiatrist, who is herself a lapsed Catholic, and the Mother Superior struggle over Agnes' fate, the play plunges into the mystery of faith and the consequence of truth.
written by John Pielmeier, 1949- (1979); directed by Nancy Malone, 1935-; performed by Barbara Bain, 1931-, Emily Bergl, 1975- and Harriet Sansom Harris, 1955- (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 1982, originally published 1982), 1 hour 31 mins
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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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All My Sons
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written by Arthur Miller, 1915-2005 (1947); directed by Nick Olcott; performed by Julie Harris, 1925-2013, James Farentino, 1938-, Arye Gross, Naomi Jacobson, Barbara Klein, Paul Morella, Michaeleen O'Neil, Nathan Taylor, 2002-, Jerry Whiddon and Mitchell Herbert (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 1998, originally published 1974), 1 hour 43 mins
World War II is over and a family, mourning a son missing in action, plants a memorial tree and tries to go on with their lives. A storm blows down the tree and a devastating family secret is uprooted, setting the characters on a terrifying journey towards truth. A classic American drama.
written by Arthur Miller, 1915-2005 (1947); directed by Nick Olcott; performed by Julie Harris, 1925-2013, James Farentino, 1938-, Arye Gross, Naomi Jacobson, Barbara Klein, Paul Morella, Michaeleen O'Neil, Nathan Taylor, 2002-, Jerry Whiddon and Mitchell Herbert (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 1998, originally published 1974), 1 hour 43 mins
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Antigone
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written by Jean Anouilh, 1910-1987 (1942); directed by Brendon Fox; performed by Jordan Bridges, 1973-, Dominic Fumusa, 1969-, Francis Guinan, John Hansen, Alan Mandell, fl. 1974-2010, Elizabeth Marvel, 1969-, Alley Mills, 1951- and Mandy Siegfried (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 1999, originally published 1957), 1 hour 47 mins
The body of Polynices, Antigone's brother, has been ordered to remain unburied by Creon, the new king of Thebes. Antigone defies the law, sealing her fate. Originally produced in Paris during the Nazi occupation, Anouilh's Antigone was seen by the French as theatre resistance and by Germans as an affirmation of au...
written by Jean Anouilh, 1910-1987 (1942); directed by Brendon Fox; performed by Jordan Bridges, 1973-, Dominic Fumusa, 1969-, Francis Guinan, John Hansen, Alan Mandell, fl. 1974-2010, Elizabeth Marvel, 1969-, Alley Mills, 1951- and Mandy Siegfried (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 1999, originally published 1957), 1 hour 47 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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Bang the Drum Slowly
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written by Mark Harris, 1922-2007 (1956); directed by Eric Simonson, 1960-; performed by Ed Begley, Jr., 1949-, Jeff Corbett, fl. 1991-2011, John Freeland, Jr., Henry Harris, Brent Hinkley, 1962-, Bruce Nelson, Joshua Rifkind, Marcia Rodd, 1940-, Elizabeth Ruscio, 1955-, Enrique Sandino, 1951-, David Schwimmer, 1966-, Harry Shearer, 1943- and Jonathan Silverman, 1966- (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 2001, originally published 1956), 1 hour 23 mins
A new dramatization of one of the greatest baseball stories of all time. A poignant, touching, and often comic tale of a baseball team's friendship and loyalty to a dying teammate. Adapted from the novel by Mark Harris.
written by Mark Harris, 1922-2007 (1956); directed by Eric Simonson, 1960-; performed by Ed Begley, Jr., 1949-, Jeff Corbett, fl. 1991-2011, John Freeland, Jr., Henry Harris, Brent Hinkley, 1962-, Bruce Nelson, Joshua Rifkind, Marcia Rodd, 1940-, Elizabeth Ruscio, 1955-, Enrique Sandino, 1951-, David Schwimmer, 1966-, Harry Shearer, 1943- and Jonathan Silverman, 1966- (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 2001, originally published 1956), 1 hour 23 mins
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Biloxi Blues
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written by Neil Simon, 1927-2018 (1985); directed by Nataki Garrett; performed by Justine Bateman, 1966-, Rob Benedict, 1970-, Joshua Biton, 1973-, John Cabrera, 1975-, Matthew Patrick Davis, Josh Radnor, 1974-, Steve Rankin, Russell Soder and Darby Stanchfield, 1971- (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 1988, originally published 1988), 1 hour 40 mins
Winner of the 1985 Tony Award for Best Play, the second installment of Neil Simon's acclaimed autobiographical trilogy follows a naive Eugene Jerome through boot camp in Biloxi, Mississippi.
written by Neil Simon, 1927-2018 (1985); directed by Nataki Garrett; performed by Justine Bateman, 1966-, Rob Benedict, 1970-, Joshua Biton, 1973-, John Cabrera, 1975-, Matthew Patrick Davis, Josh Radnor, 1974-, Steve Rankin, Russell Soder and Darby Stanchfield, 1971- (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 1988, originally published 1988), 1 hour 40 mins
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Buk: The Life and Times of Charles Bukowski
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written by Paul Peditto (1992); directed by Frank Condon, 1943-; performed by Pucho Brown, 1938-, Harris Yulin, 1937-, Tom Lillard, fl. 1964-1996, John Diehl, 1950-, Arye Gross, Emily Heebner, Thom McCleister, George Murdock, 1930-, Laurie O'Brien, 1932-, Jill Remez, Rubén Sierra, 1947-1998 and John-David Keller (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 2010, originally published 1992), 1 hour 24 mins
In Buk: The Life and Times of Charles Bukowski, Paul Peditto presents an often tragic, often funny look at the life of a great American poet, based on poetry and stories by Charles Bukowski.
written by Paul Peditto (1992); directed by Frank Condon, 1943-; performed by Pucho Brown, 1938-, Harris Yulin, 1937-, Tom Lillard, fl. 1964-1996, John Diehl, 1950-, Arye Gross, Emily Heebner, Thom McCleister, George Murdock, 1930-, Laurie O'Brien, 1932-, Jill Remez, Rubén Sierra, 1947-1998 and John-David Keller (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 2010, originally published 1992), 1 hour 24 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 4 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 4 mins
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Copenhagen
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written by Michael Frayn, 1933-; directed by Martin Jarvis, 1941-; performed by Shannon Cochran, 1958-, David Krumholtz, 1978- and Alfred Molina, 1953- (L. A. Theatre Works, 2011, originally published 2011), 1 hour 59 mins, 124 page(s)
How different would the world have looked had the Nazis been the first to build an atomic bomb? Werner Heisenberg, one of Hitler's lead nuclear scientists, famously and mysteriously met in Copenhagen with his colleague and mentor, Niels Bohr, one of the founders of the Manhattan Project. Michael Frayn's Tony Award...
written by Michael Frayn, 1933-; directed by Martin Jarvis, 1941-; performed by Shannon Cochran, 1958-, David Krumholtz, 1978- and Alfred Molina, 1953- (L. A. Theatre Works, 2011, originally published 2011), 1 hour 59 mins, 124 page(s)
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