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Mrs. Warren's Profession
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written by George Bernard Shaw, 1856-1950 (1893); directed by Nicholas Rudall, 1940-; performed by Robin Sachs, 1951-2013, Kaitlin Hopkins, 1964-, Shirley Knight, 1936-, Basil Langton and Dakin Matthews, 1943- (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 1996, originally published 1907), 1 hour 42 mins
Modern parallels abound in the plight of Cambridge-educated mathematics wiz Vivie Warren, who discovers that her comfortable upbringing was financed in unspeakable ways. Shaw pits a clever heroine against a memorable gallery of rogues in this superbly intelligent -- and still shocking -- comedy, banned for eight y...
written by George Bernard Shaw, 1856-1950 (1893); directed by Nicholas Rudall, 1940-; performed by Robin Sachs, 1951-2013, Kaitlin Hopkins, 1964-, Shirley Knight, 1936-, Basil Langton and Dakin Matthews, 1943- (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 1996, originally published 1907), 1 hour 42 mins
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Arms and the Man
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written by George Bernard Shaw, 1856-1950 (1894); directed by Brendon Fox; performed by Al Espinosa, 1968-, Teri Garr, 1947-, Anne Heche, 1969-, Jason Kravits, 1967-, Sarah Rafferty, Jeremy Sisto, 1974- and Michael Winters (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 2006, originally published 1898), 1 hour 33 mins
It's 1885, and Raina's bourgeois Bulgarian family is cought up in the heady patriotism of their war with Serbia. The beautiful and headstrong Raina eagerly awaits her fiance's victorious return from battle - but instead meets a soldier who seeks asylum in her bedroom. This is one soldier who definitely prefers rom...
written by George Bernard Shaw, 1856-1950 (1894); directed by Brendon Fox; performed by Al Espinosa, 1968-, Teri Garr, 1947-, Anne Heche, 1969-, Jason Kravits, 1967-, Sarah Rafferty, Jeremy Sisto, 1974- and Michael Winters (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 2006, originally published 1898), 1 hour 33 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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The Devil's Disciple
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written by George Bernard Shaw, 1856-1950 (1897); directed by Michael Kahn, 1937-; performed by Richard Dreyfuss, 1947-, Jennifer Selby Albright, Pat Carroll, 1927-, Bruce Davison, 1946-, Richard Dix, 1893-1949, Lisa Pelikan, 1954- and Derek Smith Joe Tindel (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 2006, originally published 1901), 1 hour 25 mins
Shaw stands “do or die” melodrama on its head in this tale set during the American Revolution. A young hero who disdains heroism makes the ultimate sacrifice for honor and country.
written by George Bernard Shaw, 1856-1950 (1897); directed by Michael Kahn, 1937-; performed by Richard Dreyfuss, 1947-, Jennifer Selby Albright, Pat Carroll, 1927-, Bruce Davison, 1946-, Richard Dix, 1893-1949, Lisa Pelikan, 1954- and Derek Smith Joe Tindel (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 2006, originally published 1901), 1 hour 25 mins
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The Doctor's Dilemma
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written by George Bernard Shaw, 1856-1950 (1906); directed by Rosalind Ayres, 1946-; performed by Jane Carr, 1950-, Gregory Cooke, 1966-, Ken Danziger, Roy Dotrice, 1923-, Jennifer Dundas Lowe, 1971-, Martin Jarvis, 1941- and Paxton Whitehead, 1937- (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 2000, originally published 1911), 1 hour 46 mins
The blowhards, the know-it-alls, the scrupulous, and the impecunious are all targets for Shaw’s incisive wit in his classic satire of the medical profession. A well-respected physician is forced to choose whom he shall save: a bumbling friend or the ne’er-do-well husband of the woman he loves.
written by George Bernard Shaw, 1856-1950 (1906); directed by Rosalind Ayres, 1946-; performed by Jane Carr, 1950-, Gregory Cooke, 1966-, Ken Danziger, Roy Dotrice, 1923-, Jennifer Dundas Lowe, 1971-, Martin Jarvis, 1941- and Paxton Whitehead, 1937- (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 2000, originally published 1911), 1 hour 46 mins
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Misalliance
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written by George Bernard Shaw, 1856-1950 (1909); directed by Eric Simonson, 1960-; performed by Roger Rees, 1944-, Tom Beyer, Joy Gregory, W. Morgan Sheppard, 1934-, Eric Stoltz, 1961-, Victoria Tennant, 1950-, Serena Scott Thomas, 1961-, Tegan West and Douglas Weston (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 2005, originally published 1917), 1 hour 48 mins
Taking place on a single day in May 1909, a self-made millionaire and his family invite their future nobleman-in-law for a visit to their estate in Surrey, England. In this delightfully clever play, issues of gender, class, politics and family are all targets for Shaw’s keen wit.
written by George Bernard Shaw, 1856-1950 (1909); directed by Eric Simonson, 1960-; performed by Roger Rees, 1944-, Tom Beyer, Joy Gregory, W. Morgan Sheppard, 1934-, Eric Stoltz, 1961-, Victoria Tennant, 1950-, Serena Scott Thomas, 1961-, Tegan West and Douglas Weston (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 2005, originally published 1917), 1 hour 48 mins
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Major Barbara
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written by George Bernard Shaw, 1856-1950 (1905); directed by Dakin Matthews, 1943-; performed by Roger Rees, 1944-, JB Blanc, 1969-, Kate Burton, 1957-, Matthew Gaydos, Brian George, 1952-, Hamish Linklater, 1976-, Henri Lubatti, Kristen Potter, Russell Soder, Amelia White, 1954-, Missy Yager and Sarah Zimmerman (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 2008, originally published 1907), 1 hour 53 mins
Barbara is a Major in the Salvation Army - but she's also the daughter of Andrew Undershaft, a man who's made millions from the sale of weapons of war. The real battle however, rages between the devilish father and his idealistic daughter as the question is posed: does salvation come through faith or finance? This...
written by George Bernard Shaw, 1856-1950 (1905); directed by Dakin Matthews, 1943-; performed by Roger Rees, 1944-, JB Blanc, 1969-, Kate Burton, 1957-, Matthew Gaydos, Brian George, 1952-, Hamish Linklater, 1976-, Henri Lubatti, Kristen Potter, Russell Soder, Amelia White, 1954-, Missy Yager and Sarah Zimmerman (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 2008, originally published 1907), 1 hour 53 mins
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Pygmalion
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written by George Bernard Shaw, 1856-1950 (1912); directed by Nicholas Rudall, 1940-; performed by Roslyn Alexander, Shannon Cochran, 1958-, Denise du Maurier, Kenneth Northcott, Nicholas Pennell, 1938-1955 and Nicholas Rudall, 1940- (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 2000, originally published 1912, first release 1912), 1 hour 37 mins
One of Shaw’s most enduring works, PYGMALION is an insightful comedy of class relations and perceptions, as played out between a Cockney flower girl and the irascible speech professor who has taken her on as a pet project. Described by critics as "a play of great vitality and charm," PYGMALION inspired the award...
written by George Bernard Shaw, 1856-1950 (1912); directed by Nicholas Rudall, 1940-; performed by Roslyn Alexander, Shannon Cochran, 1958-, Denise du Maurier, Kenneth Northcott, Nicholas Pennell, 1938-1955 and Nicholas Rudall, 1940- (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 2000, originally published 1912, first release 1912), 1 hour 37 mins
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