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King Henry IV: The Shadow of Succession
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written by William Shakespeare, 1564-1616 (1597); directed by Charles Newell; performed by William Brown, Harry Althaus, Raul Esparza, 1970-, Raymond Fox and Nicholas Rudall, 1940- (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 2008, originally published 1623), 2 hours
Wracked by illness and facing the prospect of civil war' King Henry IV fears for England's future after his death. He watches helpless as his son' Prince Hal' wastes his life away on endless debauchery in the company of the hilarious' irrepressible Falstaff. As the stakes increase' Shakespeare's both epic and inti...
written by William Shakespeare, 1564-1616 (1597); directed by Charles Newell; performed by William Brown, Harry Althaus, Raul Esparza, 1970-, Raymond Fox and Nicholas Rudall, 1940- (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 2008, originally published 1623), 2 hours
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Lady Windermere's Fan
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written by Oscar Wilde, 1854-1900 (1892); directed by Michael Hackett; performed by Lisa Harrow, 1943-, Roger Rees, 1944-, Gina Field, Joanna Going, 1963-, Arthur Hanket, 1954-, Dominic Keating, 1962-, Miriam Margolyes, 1941-, Eric Stoltz, 1961-, James Warwick, Tom Wheatly and Judy Geeson, 1948- (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 2001, originally published 1893), 1 hour 20 mins
A lord, his wife, her admirer and an infamous blackmailer converge in the irreverent satire that launched Wilde’s succession of classic social comedies. This delicious comic feast serves up a scandal about good girls, bad husbands and hilarious hypocrisy - utterly contemporary and divinely funny.
written by Oscar Wilde, 1854-1900 (1892); directed by Michael Hackett; performed by Lisa Harrow, 1943-, Roger Rees, 1944-, Gina Field, Joanna Going, 1963-, Arthur Hanket, 1954-, Dominic Keating, 1962-, Miriam Margolyes, 1941-, Eric Stoltz, 1961-, James Warwick, Tom Wheatly and Judy Geeson, 1948- (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 2001, originally published 1893), 1 hour 20 mins
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A Lesson Before Dying
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written by Romulus Linney, 1930-2011 (1998); directed by Nick Olcott; performed by Rick Foucheux, Keith Glover, 1966-, Jamahl Marsh, Linda Powell, Jefferson A. Russell, Jerry Whiddon and Beatrice Winde, 1924-2004 (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 2001, originally published 1998), 1 hour 25 mins
Based on Ernest J. Gaines' National Book Critics Circle Award-winning novel, A LESSON BEFORE DYING is set in a small Louisiana Cajun community in the late 1940’s. Jefferson, a young illiterate black man, is falsely convicted of murder and is sentenced to death. Grant Wiggins, the plantation schoolteacher, agrees...
written by Romulus Linney, 1930-2011 (1998); directed by Nick Olcott; performed by Rick Foucheux, Keith Glover, 1966-, Jamahl Marsh, Linda Powell, Jefferson A. Russell, Jerry Whiddon and Beatrice Winde, 1924-2004 (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 2001, originally published 1998), 1 hour 25 mins
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The Lion in Winter
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written by James Goldman, 1927-1998 (1964); directed by Rosalind Ayres, 1946-; performed by Lars Carlson, Kathleen Chalfant, 1945-, Kevin Daniels, 1976-, Spencer Garrett, 1963-, Laurel Moglen, Alfred Molina, 1953- and Steven Sutcliffe (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 2006, originally published 1966), 1 hour 39 mins
Back stabbing, spying, double crossing, and rampant infidelity – a typical family Christmas. Typical, that is, for the Plantagenets. James Goldman’s brilliant historical drama pits King Henry II of England against the strong-willed Eleanor of Aquitaine.
written by James Goldman, 1927-1998 (1964); directed by Rosalind Ayres, 1946-; performed by Lars Carlson, Kathleen Chalfant, 1945-, Kevin Daniels, 1976-, Spencer Garrett, 1963-, Laurel Moglen, Alfred Molina, 1953- and Steven Sutcliffe (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 2006, originally published 1966), 1 hour 39 mins
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The Living Room
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written by Graham Greene, 1904-1991 (1954); directed by Nataki Garrett; performed by Jane Carr, 1950-, Samantha Robson, 1966-, Julian Sands, 1958-, Morgan Shepard, 1932- and Judy Geeson, 1948- (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 2007, originally published 1954), 1 hour 52 mins
London in the 1950s: a mysterious house, home to a family that has seen better days, will not yield its secrets, and a love affair turns to tragedy. Graham Greene, one of the foremost writers of the 20th century, based this play on his own passionate, doomed affairs and his conflicted view of Catholicism.
written by Graham Greene, 1904-1991 (1954); directed by Nataki Garrett; performed by Jane Carr, 1950-, Samantha Robson, 1966-, Julian Sands, 1958-, Morgan Shepard, 1932- and Judy Geeson, 1948- (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 2007, originally published 1954), 1 hour 52 mins
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Lucy
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written by Damien Atkins, fl. 1998 (2007); directed by Michael Hackett; performed by Lucy DeVito, 1983-, Roxanne Hart, Geoffrey Lower, 1963-, Sarah Rafferty and Raphael Sbarge, 1964- (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 2008, originally published 2007), 2 hours 5 mins
Vivian is an anthropologist at the top of her field. She craves solitude - motherhood was never an option. But when forced to care for her estranged teenage daughter, Lucy, her life is turned upside down. Lucy is autistic...and might be the next step in Vivian's evolution.
written by Damien Atkins, fl. 1998 (2007); directed by Michael Hackett; performed by Lucy DeVito, 1983-, Roxanne Hart, Geoffrey Lower, 1963-, Sarah Rafferty and Raphael Sbarge, 1964- (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 2008, originally published 2007), 2 hours 5 mins
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Track 13 of 32: Act 1, Scene 11,12,13
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written by David Henry Hwang, 1957- (1988); directed by Steve Albrezzi; performed by Margaret Cho, 1968-, David Dukes, 1945-2000, Joanna Frank, 1941-, Arye Gross, Kathryn Layng, 1960-, John Lithgow, 1945- and B.D. Wong, 1960-; in M. Butterfly (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 1988, originally published 1988), 4 mins
John Lithgow and B.D. Wong recreate their original roles from the Tony Award-winning production. Inspired by an actual espionage scandal, a French diplomat discovers the startling truth about his Chinese mistress.
written by David Henry Hwang, 1957- (1988); directed by Steve Albrezzi; performed by Margaret Cho, 1968-, David Dukes, 1945-2000, Joanna Frank, 1941-, Arye Gross, Kathryn Layng, 1960-, John Lithgow, 1945- and B.D. Wong, 1960-; in M. Butterfly (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 1988, originally published 1988), 4 mins
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Macbeth
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written by William Shakespeare, 1564-1616 (1607); directed by Martin Jarvis, 1941-; performed by Josh Cooke, 1979-, JD Cullum, 1966-, Dan Donohue, Jeannie Elias, 1954-, Chuma Hunter-Gault, James Marsters, 1962-, Jon Matthews, Alan Shearman, André Sogliuzzo, 1966-, Kate Steele, Kristoffer Tabori, 1952- and Joanne Whalley, 1964- (L. A. Theatre Works, 2011, originally published 2011), 1 hour 54 mins, 120 page(s)
Infamously known as the cursed Scottish play, Macbeth is perhaps Shakespeare’s darkest tragedy. When General Macbeth is foretold by three witches that he will one day be King of Scotland, Lady Macbeth convinces him to get rid of anyone who could stand in his way – including committing regicide. As Macbeth asce...
written by William Shakespeare, 1564-1616 (1607); directed by Martin Jarvis, 1941-; performed by Josh Cooke, 1979-, JD Cullum, 1966-, Dan Donohue, Jeannie Elias, 1954-, Chuma Hunter-Gault, James Marsters, 1962-, Jon Matthews, Alan Shearman, André Sogliuzzo, 1966-, Kate Steele, Kristoffer Tabori, 1952- and Joanne Whalley, 1964- (L. A. Theatre Works, 2011, originally published 2011), 1 hour 54 mins, 120 page(s)
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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, 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, 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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The Man Who Had All the Luck
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written by Arthur Miller, 1915-2005 (1940); directed by Michael Hackett; performed by Emily Bergl, 1975-, Kevin Chamberlin, 1963-, Tim DeKay, 1963-, James Gammon, 1940-2010, Lee Garlington, 1953-, Graham Hamilton, Tom McGowan, 1959-, Kurtwood Smith, 1943-, Russell Soder and Tegan West (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 2007, originally published 1943), 2 hours 11 mins
THE MAN WHO HAD ALL THE LUCK, Arthur Miller's first Broadway play, offers a fascinating first-look into the playwright who would go on to become one of the most celebrated of the twentieth century. Depicting themes of justice, family, luck, and fate, THE MAN WHO HAD ALL THE LUCK focuses on Davide Beeves, a Midwest...
written by Arthur Miller, 1915-2005 (1940); directed by Michael Hackett; performed by Emily Bergl, 1975-, Kevin Chamberlin, 1963-, Tim DeKay, 1963-, James Gammon, 1940-2010, Lee Garlington, 1953-, Graham Hamilton, Tom McGowan, 1959-, Kurtwood Smith, 1943-, Russell Soder and Tegan West (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 2007, originally published 1943), 2 hours 11 mins
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