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The School for Scandal
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written by Richard Brinsley Sheridan, 1751-1816 (1777); directed by Michael Hackett; performed by Stuart Bunce, Jane Carr, 1950-, John Francis Harries, Henri Lubatti, Christopher Neame, 1947-, Moira Quirk, 1968-, Julian Sands, 1958-, Susan Sullivan, 1942-, Tara Summers, Simon Templeman, James Warwick and Matt Wolf, 1972- (L. A. Theatre Works, 2011, originally published 2011), 2 hours 45 mins, 171 page(s)
Beware the gossips! Lady Sneerwell and her hireling Snake are certainly up to no good in this timeless send-up of hypocritical manners. Thanks to their scandal-mongering, the comely Lady Teazle must fend off the slanderous barbs that have caught the ear of her elderly husband - as well as every other gossip in Lon...
written by Richard Brinsley Sheridan, 1751-1816 (1777); directed by Michael Hackett; performed by Stuart Bunce, Jane Carr, 1950-, John Francis Harries, Henri Lubatti, Christopher Neame, 1947-, Moira Quirk, 1968-, Julian Sands, 1958-, Susan Sullivan, 1942-, Tara Summers, Simon Templeman, James Warwick and Matt Wolf, 1972- (L. A. Theatre Works, 2011, originally published 2011), 2 hours 45 mins, 171 page(s)
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The Constant Wife
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written by W. Somerset Maugham, 1874-1965 (1926); directed by Jeanie Hackett; performed by Rosalind Ayres, 1946-, Kate Burton, 1957-, Mark Capri, 1951-, Stephen Collins, 1947-, John de Lancie, 1948-, Jen Dede, Christina Pickles, 1935- and Kirsten Potter (L. A. Theatre Works, 2010, originally published 2010), 1 hour 59 mins, 120 page(s)
There's something Constance Middleton's friends are dying to tell her: her husband is having an affair – with her best friend! Despite their hints, Constance remains ever cool, and seemingly oblivious. Or is she? In this biting comedy of manners, marriages and mistresses, Constance – a not-so-desperate hou...
written by W. Somerset Maugham, 1874-1965 (1926); directed by Jeanie Hackett; performed by Rosalind Ayres, 1946-, Kate Burton, 1957-, Mark Capri, 1951-, Stephen Collins, 1947-, John de Lancie, 1948-, Jen Dede, Christina Pickles, 1935- and Kirsten Potter (L. A. Theatre Works, 2010, originally published 2010), 1 hour 59 mins, 120 page(s)
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The Bungler
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written by Molière, 1622-1673 (1653); directed by Dakin Matthews, 1943-; performed by Richard Easton, 1933-, Adam Godley, 1964-, Alan Mandell, fl. 1974-2010, Dakin Matthews, 1943-, Christopher Neame, 1947-, Paula Jane Newman, Darren Richardson, John Sloan, Norman Snow, 1950- and Kate Steele (L. A. Theatre Works, 2010, originally published 2010), 2 hours 3 mins, 124 page(s)
In 17th Century Sicily, a clever valet named Mascarille tries to help his boss Lélie win the girl of his dreams -- only to find that Lélie is a monumental dunce who ruins every one of his intricate schemes. Undaunted, Mascarille invents progressively wilder plots, only to see his best-laid plans go very awry in...
written by Molière, 1622-1673 (1653); directed by Dakin Matthews, 1943-; performed by Richard Easton, 1933-, Adam Godley, 1964-, Alan Mandell, fl. 1974-2010, Dakin Matthews, 1943-, Christopher Neame, 1947-, Paula Jane Newman, Darren Richardson, John Sloan, Norman Snow, 1950- and Kate Steele (L. A. Theatre Works, 2010, originally published 2010), 2 hours 3 mins, 124 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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Our Lady of 121st Street
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written by Stephen Adly Guirgis, 1965- (2002); directed by Richard Masur, 1948-; performed by Khandi Alexander, 1957-, Emily Bergl, 1975-, Laurence Fishburne, 1961-, Stephen Adly Guirgis, 1965-, Annabelle Gurwitch, 1961-, Orlando Jones, 1968-, Alan Mandell, fl. 1974-2010 and Tegan West (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 2004, originally published 2004), 1 hour 25 mins
In this recent Off - Broadway hit, a group of old friends find themselves at Harlem’s Ortiz Funeral Home to mourn the death of a beloved nun from their childhood. As they bounce off of each other with old hurts and the harsh realities of grown-up life, a murder mystery (and a few lives) begins to unravel. Hilari...
written by Stephen Adly Guirgis, 1965- (2002); directed by Richard Masur, 1948-; performed by Khandi Alexander, 1957-, Emily Bergl, 1975-, Laurence Fishburne, 1961-, Stephen Adly Guirgis, 1965-, Annabelle Gurwitch, 1961-, Orlando Jones, 1968-, Alan Mandell, fl. 1974-2010 and Tegan West (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 2004, originally published 2004), 1 hour 25 mins
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Fabulation
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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 (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 2004, originally published 2005), 1 hour 50 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 (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 2004, originally published 2005), 1 hour 50 mins
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The Tale of the Allergist's Wife
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written by Charles Busch, 1954- (2000); directed by Charles Busch, 1954-; performed by Amy Aquino, Estelle Harris, 1932-, Richard Kind, 1965-, Dileep Rao and JoBeth Williams, 1948- (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 2007, originally published 1999), 1 hour 51 mins
Raucous comedy from one of America's most outrageous playwrights! New York dilettante Marjorie Taub, a middle-aged doctor's wife , is hooked on culture - mornings at the Whitney, afternoons at MOMA, evenings at BAM. Plunged into a mid-life crisis of Medea-like proportions, she's shaken out of her lethargy by the r...
written by Charles Busch, 1954- (2000); directed by Charles Busch, 1954-; performed by Amy Aquino, Estelle Harris, 1932-, Richard Kind, 1965-, Dileep Rao and JoBeth Williams, 1948- (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 2007, originally published 1999), 1 hour 51 mins
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Art
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written by Yasmina Reza, 1960- (1994); directed by Peter Levin, fl. 1967; performed by Bob Balaban, 1945-, Brian Cox, 1946- and Jeff Perry, 1955- (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 2009, originally published 1994), 1 hour 50 mins
Tony Award winner for Best Play and Olivier Award winner for Best Comedy. How much would you pay for a painting with nothing on it? Would it be art? Marc's best friend Serge has just bought a very expensive – and very white - painting. To Marc, the painting is a joke, and as battle lines are drawn, old friends...
written by Yasmina Reza, 1960- (1994); directed by Peter Levin, fl. 1967; performed by Bob Balaban, 1945-, Brian Cox, 1946- and Jeff Perry, 1955- (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 2009, originally published 1994), 1 hour 50 mins
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The Sisters Rosensweig
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written by Wendy Wasserstein, 1950-2006 (1992); directed by Barnet Kellman; performed by Tony Roberts, 1939-, Caroline Aaron, 1952-, Jamie Lee Curtis, 1958-, Jay Paulson, Kala Savage, 1979-, John Vickery, James Warwick and JoBeth Williams, 1948- (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 1999, originally published 1994), 2 hours 9 mins
This delightful Broadway hit chronicles three Jewish sisters from Brooklyn as they gather in London to celebrate a birthday. Wasserstein’s three sisters include a brilliant banker and single mother who has given up on romance, a suburban housewife who moonlights as a talk-show host and a travel writer who still...
written by Wendy Wasserstein, 1950-2006 (1992); directed by Barnet Kellman; performed by Tony Roberts, 1939-, Caroline Aaron, 1952-, Jamie Lee Curtis, 1958-, Jay Paulson, Kala Savage, 1979-, John Vickery, James Warwick and JoBeth Williams, 1948- (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 1999, originally published 1994), 2 hours 9 mins
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The Heidi Chronicles
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written by Wendy Wasserstein, 1950-2006 (1988); directed by Molly Smith; performed by Lisa Akey, 1969-, Kaitlin Hopkins, 1964-, Martha Plimpton, 1970-, Scot Reese, Raphael Sbarge, 1964-, Grant Shaud, 1961- and Kosha Engler. Barbara Klein (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 2004, originally published 1990), 2 hours 10 mins
Wendy Wasserstein’s Pulitzer Prize and Tony Award-winning play is the tale of a baby-boomer’s long; hard road from ‘60s confusion to ‘90s self-made woman...or so she hopes.
written by Wendy Wasserstein, 1950-2006 (1988); directed by Molly Smith; performed by Lisa Akey, 1969-, Kaitlin Hopkins, 1964-, Martha Plimpton, 1970-, Scot Reese, Raphael Sbarge, 1964-, Grant Shaud, 1961- and Kosha Engler. Barbara Klein (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 2004, originally published 1990), 2 hours 10 mins
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