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The Misanthrope
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written by Molière, 1622-1673 (1666); directed by Charles Newell; performed by Harry Althaus, Amy Farrington, Bradford Farwell, Sean Fortunato, David Frutkoff, Kevin Gudahl, Ora Jones, Chad Kelderman, John Reeger, Hollis Resnik, 1955- and Larry Yando (Los Angeles, CA: L.A. Theatre Works, 1996, originally published 1666), 1 hour 43 mins
Razor-sharp wit inflames a competitive game of survival in the salons of 17th century France where, in this world of "finest appearances," one man's blunt honesty shatters his society's delicate web of manners. Often considered to be Moliere's Hamlet, The Misanthrope is a wickedly scathing satire.
written by Molière, 1622-1673 (1666); directed by Charles Newell; performed by Harry Althaus, Amy Farrington, Bradford Farwell, Sean Fortunato, David Frutkoff, Kevin Gudahl, Ora Jones, Chad Kelderman, John Reeger, Hollis Resnik, 1955- and Larry Yando (Los Angeles, CA: L.A. Theatre Works, 1996, originally published 1666), 1 hour 43 mins
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The Best Man
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written by Gore Vidal, 1925-2012 (1960); directed by Nick Olcott; produced by Susan Loewenberg; performed by Terrence Currier, 1934-, Johnny Holliday, 1937-, Naomi Jacobson, Timmy Ray James, Michael Kramer, Marsha Mason, 1942-, Paul Morella, Kevin Murray, fl. 2012, Judy Simmons, Gary Sloan, 1952- and Fred Thompson, 1942- (Los Angeles, CA: L.A. Theatre Works, 2003), 1 hour 58 mins
This darkly satirical drama by Gore Vidal finds two Presidential contenders seeking the endorsement of an aging ex-president, and explores how personal agendas can change the course of a nation's destiny. A co-production with The Smithsonian Associates and Voice of America.Directed by Nick Olcott. An L.A. Theatre...
written by Gore Vidal, 1925-2012 (1960); directed by Nick Olcott; produced by Susan Loewenberg; performed by Terrence Currier, 1934-, Johnny Holliday, 1937-, Naomi Jacobson, Timmy Ray James, Michael Kramer, Marsha Mason, 1942-, Paul Morella, Kevin Murray, fl. 2012, Judy Simmons, Gary Sloan, 1952- and Fred Thompson, 1942- (Los Angeles, CA: L.A. Theatre Works, 2003), 1 hour 58 mins
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Halcyon Days
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written by Steven Dietz, 1958- (1991); directed by Steven Dietz, 1958-; performed by Anne Archer, 1947-, Ed Begley, Jr., 1949-, Samantha Bennett, Lyvingston Holmes, Richard Masur, 1948-, Jon Matthews, Chris McDonald, Gill Segel and Michael Winters (Los Angeles, CA: L.A. Theatre Works, 1996, originally published 1991), 1 hour 36 mins
Senator Eddie Bowman cannot see the point of invading a miniscule Caribbean island to rescue a bunch of overly tanned medical students. But as the 1983 invasion of Grenada gets underway, the Senator finds himself at odds with a mysterious foreign-policy specialist who cultivates roses, the President's sexy new spe...
written by Steven Dietz, 1958- (1991); directed by Steven Dietz, 1958-; performed by Anne Archer, 1947-, Ed Begley, Jr., 1949-, Samantha Bennett, Lyvingston Holmes, Richard Masur, 1948-, Jon Matthews, Chris McDonald, Gill Segel and Michael Winters (Los Angeles, CA: L.A. Theatre Works, 1996, originally published 1991), 1 hour 36 mins
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American Night: The Ballad of Juan José
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written by Richard Montoya (2010); directed by Shana Cooper; produced by Susan Loewenberg; performed by Keith Jefferson, Richard Montoya, Todd Nakagawa, Sean San José, Kimberly Scott, Herbert Siguenza, 1959-, Tom Virtue, 1957-, Libby West and Caro Zeller (Los Angeles, CA: L.A. Theatre Works, 2014), 1 hour 39 mins
In this wild satire, Mexican immigrant Juan José has a feverish dream while studying for his American citizenship exam. He meets a parade of characters ranging from Sacagawea to Teddy Roosevelt to Jackie Robinson, who take him on a mind-bending, hilarious, and poignant trip through American history.An L.A. Theatr...
written by Richard Montoya (2010); directed by Shana Cooper; produced by Susan Loewenberg; performed by Keith Jefferson, Richard Montoya, Todd Nakagawa, Sean San José, Kimberly Scott, Herbert Siguenza, 1959-, Tom Virtue, 1957-, Libby West and Caro Zeller (Los Angeles, CA: L.A. Theatre Works, 2014), 1 hour 39 mins
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