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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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Death and the Maiden
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written by Ariel Dorfman, 1942- (1991); directed by Robert Robinson; performed by John Kapelos, 1956-, John Mahoney, 1940-2018, Carolyn Seymour, 1947- and Kristoffer Tabori, 1952- (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 1994, originally published 1994), 1 hour 25 mins
Suspense mounts when Paulina and her husband offer hospitality to a stranger. Paulina thinks she recognizes, in their guest, the man who tortured her in prison, and she subsequently takes him hostage to find out the truth. A stunningly blunt and compelling play, Death and the Maiden explores brilliantly the issues...
written by Ariel Dorfman, 1942- (1991); directed by Robert Robinson; performed by John Kapelos, 1956-, John Mahoney, 1940-2018, Carolyn Seymour, 1947- and Kristoffer Tabori, 1952- (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 1994, originally published 1994), 1 hour 25 mins
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Track 18 of 25: Part Three, Scene 1
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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; in Desire Under the Elms (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 1925, originally published 1925), 4 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; in Desire Under the Elms (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 1925, originally published 1925), 4 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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Track 12 of 29
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written by Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa, 1973- (2010); directed by Bart DeLorenzo; performed by Steven Culp, Pamela J. Gray, Simon Helberg, Jamison Jones and Jarrett Sleeper; in Doctor Cerberus (L. A. Theatre Works, 2010, originally published 2010), 3 mins
Thirteen-year-old Franklin Robertson is trying to survive adolescence. His parents don’t understand him, his brother torments him, he has no friends, and he’s more interested in the high school quarterback than any girl. The one bright spot in his life is the glow of the black-and-white TV in his parents’...
written by Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa, 1973- (2010); directed by Bart DeLorenzo; performed by Steven Culp, Pamela J. Gray, Simon Helberg, Jamison Jones and Jarrett Sleeper; in Doctor Cerberus (L. A. Theatre Works, 2010, originally published 2010), 3 mins
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Track 6 of 32: Act One
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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-; in The Doctor's Dilemma (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 1911, originally published 1911), 3 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-; in The Doctor's Dilemma (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 1911, originally published 1911), 3 mins
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A Doll House
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written by Henrik Ibsen, 1828-1906 (1879); directed by Rosalind Ayres, 1946-; performed by Tony Abatemarco, 1952-, Tim DeKay, 1963-, Jeannie Elias, 1954-, Calista Flockhart, 1964-, Gregory Itzin, 1948- and JoBeth Williams, 1948- (L. A. Theatre Works, 2011, originally published 2011), 2 hours 5 mins, 130 page(s)
Nora Helmer has everything a young housewife could want: beautiful children, an adoring husband, and a bright future. But when a carelessly buried secret rises from the past, Nora’s well-calibrated domestic ideal starts to crumble. Ibsen’s masterpiece is as fresh today as it was when it first stormed the stage...
written by Henrik Ibsen, 1828-1906 (1879); directed by Rosalind Ayres, 1946-; performed by Tony Abatemarco, 1952-, Tim DeKay, 1963-, Jeannie Elias, 1954-, Calista Flockhart, 1964-, Gregory Itzin, 1948- and JoBeth Williams, 1948- (L. A. Theatre Works, 2011, originally published 2011), 2 hours 5 mins, 130 page(s)
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End Days
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written by Deborah Zoe Laufer; directed by Michael Hackett; performed by Josh Clark, Shannon Cochran, 1958-, Dane DeHaan, 1987-, Arye Gross, Kenneth Houston and Kate Rylie (L. A. Theatre Works, 2010, originally published 2010), 2 hours 9 mins, 132 page(s)
In Deborah Zoe Laufer's End Days, a suburban family is undergoing a spiritual crisis following the September 11th attacks. Sylvia Stein has turned to Christianity to save her disaffected husband Arthur and her rebellious teenage daughter Rachel. But as Sylvia races around preparing for the Rapture, Rachel is learn...
written by Deborah Zoe Laufer; directed by Michael Hackett; performed by Josh Clark, Shannon Cochran, 1958-, Dane DeHaan, 1987-, Arye Gross, Kenneth Houston and Kate Rylie (L. A. Theatre Works, 2010, originally published 2010), 2 hours 9 mins, 132 page(s)
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Track 12 of 36
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written by Lucy Prebble, 1981- (2009); directed by Rosalind Ayres, 1946-; performed by Chris Butler, Jackie Emerson, Greg Germann, Pamela J. Gray, Gregory Itzin, 1948-, Kasey Mahaffy, Jon Matthews, Julia McIlvaine, 1981-, Amy Pietz, 1969-, Russell Soder, Steven Weber, 1961-, Kenneth Alan Williams and Matt Wolf, 1972-; in Enron (L. A. Theatre Works, 2010, originally published 2010), 3 mins
Fasten your seatbelts for a rapid-fire, sophisticated thrill-ride that propels you through one of the most infamous financial scandals in history! With a spicy blend of humor, pathos and music, the big biz machinations of Kenneth Lay, Jeffrey Skilling and Andy Fastow are laid bare as razzle-dazzle entertainment. L...
written by Lucy Prebble, 1981- (2009); directed by Rosalind Ayres, 1946-; performed by Chris Butler, Jackie Emerson, Greg Germann, Pamela J. Gray, Gregory Itzin, 1948-, Kasey Mahaffy, Jon Matthews, Julia McIlvaine, 1981-, Amy Pietz, 1969-, Russell Soder, Steven Weber, 1961-, Kenneth Alan Williams and Matt Wolf, 1972-; in Enron (L. A. Theatre Works, 2010, originally published 2010), 3 mins
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Track 9 of 34: Act I, Scene 2
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written by Lynn Nottage, 1964- (2004); directed by Stuart K. Robinson; performed by Saidah Arrika Ekulona, Jon Matthews, Gary Perez, Melle Powers, Myra Lucretia Taylor, 1960-, Charlayne Woodard, 1953-, Daniel Breaker and John Wesley; in Fabulation (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 2004, originally published 2004), 4 mins
Knocked-up and seriously broke, a successful publicist is plunged into a topsy-turvy world of welfare mothers and drug addicts, and forced to confront the family she left behind. Fabulation is a darkly comic rags-to-riches-to-rags tale of falling down and reaching up to find the goodness within.
written by Lynn Nottage, 1964- (2004); directed by Stuart K. Robinson; performed by Saidah Arrika Ekulona, Jon Matthews, Gary Perez, Melle Powers, Myra Lucretia Taylor, 1960-, Charlayne Woodard, 1953-, Daniel Breaker and John Wesley; in Fabulation (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 2004, originally published 2004), 4 mins
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