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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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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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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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Becket; Or The Honor of God
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written by Jean Anouilh, 1910-1987 (1959); directed by Shirley Jo Finney; performed by Asher Book, 1988-, Kevin Daniels, 1976-, Ken Danziger, Jean Gilpin, 1950-, Alan Mandell, fl. 1974-2010, Charlie Mathes, Tim Monsion, Jennifer Rau, Simon Templeman, John Vickery, Douglas Weston and Greg Woodell (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 2005, originally published 1960), 1 hour 57 mins
After helping to murder Becket, King Henry II is haunted by memories of their passionate friendship. Appointing Becket as Archbishop was the King's greatest mistake - for Becket finds his allegiance shifting from king and country to God and Church.
written by Jean Anouilh, 1910-1987 (1959); directed by Shirley Jo Finney; performed by Asher Book, 1988-, Kevin Daniels, 1976-, Ken Danziger, Jean Gilpin, 1950-, Alan Mandell, fl. 1974-2010, Charlie Mathes, Tim Monsion, Jennifer Rau, Simon Templeman, John Vickery, Douglas Weston and Greg Woodell (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 2005, originally published 1960), 1 hour 57 mins
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Beloved Clara
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written by Lucy Parham (2002); directed by Martin Jarvis, 1941-; composed by Robert Schumann, 1810-1856, Clara Schumann, 1819-1896 and Johannes Brahms, 1833-1897; performed by Rosalind Ayres, 1946-, Martin Jarvis, 1941- and Lucy Parham (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 2008, originally published 2002), 1 hour 49 mins
In Beloved Clara, the intense relationships between Robert Schumann, his wife Clara, and Johannes Brahms are brought to vivid life through music and excerpts from their passionate writings. With the arrival of the young, dynamic Brahms into their household, the Schumanns’ fragile marriage is threatened by the d...
written by Lucy Parham (2002); directed by Martin Jarvis, 1941-; composed by Robert Schumann, 1810-1856, Clara Schumann, 1819-1896 and Johannes Brahms, 1833-1897; performed by Rosalind Ayres, 1946-, Martin Jarvis, 1941- and Lucy Parham (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 2008, originally published 2002), 1 hour 49 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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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 4 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 4 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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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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