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Mimi's Guide
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written by Doris Baizley (1996); directed by Belita Moreno, 1951-; performed by Powers Boothe, 1948-2017, Frances Conroy, 1953- and Ping Wu, 1956- (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 2009, originally published 2009), 1 hour 31 mins
The sensuality of Louisiana's humid, jasmine-scented air permeates this love triangle about three people who are haunted by the memories of the Vietnam war.
written by Doris Baizley (1996); directed by Belita Moreno, 1951-; performed by Powers Boothe, 1948-2017, Frances Conroy, 1953- and Ping Wu, 1956- (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 2009, originally published 2009), 1 hour 31 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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Mizlansky/Zilinsky
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written by Jon Robin Baitz, 1961- (1998); directed by Ron West; performed by Paul Sand, 1935-, Samantha Bennett, Julie Kavner, 1950-, Nathan Lane, 1956-, Richard Masur, 1948-, Rob Morrow, 1962-, Grant Shaud, 1961-, Harry Shearer, 1943-, Kurtwood Smith, 1943- and Robert Walden, 1943- (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 2000, originally published 1998), 1 hour 47 mins
Italian shoes, a house in the hills, a gift for stretching the truth, and a petulant assistant to pick the scallions out of his Szechuan noodles – Hollywood producer Davis Mizlansky has it all. But he’s about to lose it to the IRS unless he can pull off one more deal. A stellar cast performs this hilarious sen...
written by Jon Robin Baitz, 1961- (1998); directed by Ron West; performed by Paul Sand, 1935-, Samantha Bennett, Julie Kavner, 1950-, Nathan Lane, 1956-, Richard Masur, 1948-, Rob Morrow, 1962-, Grant Shaud, 1961-, Harry Shearer, 1943-, Kurtwood Smith, 1943- and Robert Walden, 1943- (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 2000, originally published 1998), 1 hour 47 mins
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Track 15 of 32: Act I
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written by Arthur Girón, 1937- (2000); directed by Rosalind Ayres, 1946-; performed by Emily Bergl, 1975-, Jessica Chastain, 1977-, Jill Gascoine, 1937-, Matthew Gaydos, Harry Groener, 1951-, Arye Gross, Mark Harelik, Kathryn Hahn, 1974-, Katharine Leonard, Mary McGowan, Alec Medlock, 1990-, Jenny O'Hara, 1942-, Raphael Sbarge, 1964-, Joe Spano, 1946- and John Vickery; in Moving Bodies (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 2008, originally published 2008), 5 mins
MOVING BODIES is a chronicle of the brilliant life of Nobel Prize-winning scientist and mathematician Richard Feynman. From his integral role in the development of the atomic bomb to his controversial testimony in front of the Rogers Commission investigating the Challenger disaster Richard Feynman cast a long shad...
written by Arthur Girón, 1937- (2000); directed by Rosalind Ayres, 1946-; performed by Emily Bergl, 1975-, Jessica Chastain, 1977-, Jill Gascoine, 1937-, Matthew Gaydos, Harry Groener, 1951-, Arye Gross, Mark Harelik, Kathryn Hahn, 1974-, Katharine Leonard, Mary McGowan, Alec Medlock, 1990-, Jenny O'Hara, 1942-, Raphael Sbarge, 1964-, Joe Spano, 1946- and John Vickery; in Moving Bodies (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 2008, originally published 2008), 5 mins
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Mr. Rickey Calls a Meeting
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written by Ed Schmidt (1989); directed by Sheldon Epps; performed by Ed Asner, 1929-, David Downing, Tommy Hicks, 1916-1984, Carl Lumbly, 1952-, Sterling Macer, 1963- and Rugg Williams (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 1996, originally published 1994), 1 hour 37 mins
On a spring day in 1947, Mr. Rickey, the powerful General Manager of the Brooklyn Dodgers, summons heavyweight champion Joe Louis, tap star Bill ‘Bojangles’ Robinson, and actor Paul Robeson to his hotel room in Manhattan. Rickey wants their support when he taps Jackie Robinson to be the Major League’s first...
written by Ed Schmidt (1989); directed by Sheldon Epps; performed by Ed Asner, 1929-, David Downing, Tommy Hicks, 1916-1984, Carl Lumbly, 1952-, Sterling Macer, 1963- and Rugg Williams (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 1996, originally published 1994), 1 hour 37 mins
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Neat
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written by Charlayne Woodard, 1953- (2001); directed by Stuart K. Robinson; performed by Charlayne Woodard, 1953- (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 2001, originally published 2001), 1 hour 42 mins
In NEAT, Obie Award-Winning writer/performer Charlayne Woodard shares her memories of growing up black in America in the '60s and '70s. Weaving magic, Woodard takes us from Savannah, Georgia to Albany, New York with engaging humor and sharp insight.
written by Charlayne Woodard, 1953- (2001); directed by Stuart K. Robinson; performed by Charlayne Woodard, 1953- (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 2001, originally published 2001), 1 hour 42 mins
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New Jerusalem: The Interrogation of Baruch de Spinoza at Talmud Torah Congregation, Amsterdam, July 27, 1656
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written by David Ives, 1950- (2009); directed by Rosalind Ayres, 1946-; performed by Ed Asner, 1929-, Richard Easton, 1933-, Andrea Gabriel, 1978-, Arye Gross, Amy Pietz, 1969-, James Wagner and Matt Wolf, 1972- (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 2012, originally published 2011), 1 hour 46 mins, 106 page(s)
As a young Jewish man in 17th century Amsterdam, Baruch de Spinoza excelled as a theological student; but as he encountered free-thinking Protestants, atheists, and radicals in this relatively tolerant city, he began to question his religion and the nature of God. As a result, he was branded a heretic and faced ex...
written by David Ives, 1950- (2009); directed by Rosalind Ayres, 1946-; performed by Ed Asner, 1929-, Richard Easton, 1933-, Andrea Gabriel, 1978-, Arye Gross, Amy Pietz, 1969-, James Wagner and Matt Wolf, 1972- (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 2012, originally published 2011), 1 hour 46 mins, 106 page(s)
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Of One Blood
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written by Andrew White (2009); directed by Andrew White; performed by Macon McCalman, 1932-2005, Lee Arenberg, 1962-, Arye Gross, Bruce Norris, David Schwimmer, 1966-, Joey Slotnick, 1968-, Brian Wesley Thomas, Renee Victor, Valierie Landsburg, 1958-, John Cothran, Jr., 1947- and Judyann Elder, 1948- (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 2010, originally published 2006), 1 hour 25 mins
Of One Blood is a poignant and disturbing play about the infamous murder of three civil rights workers - James Chaney, Andrew Goodman, and Michael Schwerner - in Mississippi in 1964. The broadcast includes an interview with Rita Bender, Michael Schwerner's wife in 1964.
written by Andrew White (2009); directed by Andrew White; performed by Macon McCalman, 1932-2005, Lee Arenberg, 1962-, Arye Gross, Bruce Norris, David Schwimmer, 1966-, Joey Slotnick, 1968-, Brian Wesley Thomas, Renee Victor, Valierie Landsburg, 1958-, John Cothran, Jr., 1947- and Judyann Elder, 1948- (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 2010, originally published 2006), 1 hour 25 mins
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Orson's Shadow
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written by Austin Pendelton (1999); directed by Rosalind Ayres, 1946-; performed by Glenne Headly, 1955-2017, Martin Jarvis, 1941-, Simon Templeman, Robert Machray, 1945- and John Judd (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 2004, originally published 2004), 1 hour 55 mins
Sir Laurence Olivier. Orson Welles. Vivien Leigh. Joan Plowright. Kenneth Tynan. When these champions of the theatre get together to rehearse Ionesco’s Rhinoceros, mere mortals best step aside. With lightning wit and scathing insight into the true nature of genius, Austin Pendleton’s new play opens the private...
written by Austin Pendelton (1999); directed by Rosalind Ayres, 1946-; performed by Glenne Headly, 1955-2017, Martin Jarvis, 1941-, Simon Templeman, Robert Machray, 1945- and John Judd (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 2004, originally published 2004), 1 hour 55 mins
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Pack of Lies
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written by Hugh Whitmore, 1936- (1983); directed by Peter Levin, fl. 1967; performed by Rosalind Ayres, 1946-, Roxanne Hart, Martin Jarvis, 1941-, Megan Austin Oberle and Julian Sands, 1958- (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 1986, originally published 1986), 1 hour 52 mins
Actual events during the Cold War inspired this thriller that takes place in a suburb of London during the autumn and winter of 1960-1961. Loyalty, duty, and friendship collide when the Jacksons slowly discover the Krogers, their neighbors and cherished friends, are not what they appear. A gripping play that may l...
written by Hugh Whitmore, 1936- (1983); directed by Peter Levin, fl. 1967; performed by Rosalind Ayres, 1946-, Roxanne Hart, Martin Jarvis, 1941-, Megan Austin Oberle and Julian Sands, 1958- (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 1986, originally published 1986), 1 hour 52 mins
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