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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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Tartuffe
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written by Molière, 1622-1673 (1664); directed by Dakin Matthews, 1943-; performed by Brian Bedford, 1935-2016, JB Blanc, 1969-, Daniel Blinkoff, Gia Carides, 1964-, Jane Carr, 1950-, John de Lancie, 1948-, Martin Jarvis, 1941-, Alex Kingston, 1963-, Matthew Rhys, 1974- and Sarah Zimmerman (L. A. Theatre Works, 2010, originally published 2010), 1 hour 44 mins, 107 page(s)
Initially banned in France by King Louis, Molière's celebrated social satire exposes false piety and hypocrisy in the Catholic Church. When a pious fraud worms his way into a wealthy family and manipulates the patriarch into giving up his fortune, it’s up to his family to expose the truth before they end up in...
written by Molière, 1622-1673 (1664); directed by Dakin Matthews, 1943-; performed by Brian Bedford, 1935-2016, JB Blanc, 1969-, Daniel Blinkoff, Gia Carides, 1964-, Jane Carr, 1950-, John de Lancie, 1948-, Martin Jarvis, 1941-, Alex Kingston, 1963-, Matthew Rhys, 1974- and Sarah Zimmerman (L. A. Theatre Works, 2010, originally published 2010), 1 hour 44 mins, 107 page(s)
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Henceforward...
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written by Sir Alan Ayckbourn, 1939- (1987); directed by Martin Jarvis, 1941-; performed by Anne Heche, 1969-, Jared Harris, 1961-, Jack Davenport, 1973-, Paula Jane Newman, Moira Quirk, 1968- and Darren Richardson (L. A. Theatre Works, 2010, originally published 2010), 2 hours 27 mins, 143 page(s)
Starring Anne Heche and Jared Harris, the hilarious Henceforward... is one of Alan Ayckbourn’s most unusual works. In the near-future, a composer with creative block tries to re-unite with his estranged wife and daughter, hoping their reconciliation will free his mind to create his greatest musical masterpiece....
written by Sir Alan Ayckbourn, 1939- (1987); directed by Martin Jarvis, 1941-; performed by Anne Heche, 1969-, Jared Harris, 1961-, Jack Davenport, 1973-, Paula Jane Newman, Moira Quirk, 1968- and Darren Richardson (L. A. Theatre Works, 2010, originally published 2010), 2 hours 27 mins, 143 page(s)
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Romance
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written by David Mamet, 1947- (2005); directed by Neil Pepe, 1964-; performed by Noah Bean, 1978-, Gordon Clapp, 1948-, Steven Goldstein, 1963-, Rod McLachlan, Rob Nagle, 1970-, Fred Willard, 1939- and Ed Begley, Jr., 1949- (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 2007, originally published 2007), 1 hour 9 mins
In this outrageous new comedy, playwright Mamet skewers everything from sexuality to the justice system to world peace. In a world where nothing is as it seems - prepare to be offended!
written by David Mamet, 1947- (2005); directed by Neil Pepe, 1964-; performed by Noah Bean, 1978-, Gordon Clapp, 1948-, Steven Goldstein, 1963-, Rod McLachlan, Rob Nagle, 1970-, Fred Willard, 1939- and Ed Begley, Jr., 1949- (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 2007, originally published 2007), 1 hour 9 mins
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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 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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La Bête
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written by David Hirson, 1958- (1991); directed by Kate McAll; performed by Michael Cumpsty, 1960-, Jen Dede, Alice Hirson, John de Lancie, 1948-, Matt Letscher, 1970-, Robert Machray, 1945-, Tom McGowan, 1959-, Amy Pietz, 1969-, André Sogliuzzo, 1966- and Sarah Zimmerman (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 2009, originally published 1991), 2 hours 9 mins
"In a comic whirlwind of high style, La Bête tells the story of Elomire, a 17th century French playwright, and his touring acting troupe who have come to lead the high life due to the patronage of the fickle Prince of Conti. Sparks fly when Valère, a swaggering braggart with delusions of artistic grandeur, becom...
written by David Hirson, 1958- (1991); directed by Kate McAll; performed by Michael Cumpsty, 1960-, Jen Dede, Alice Hirson, John de Lancie, 1948-, Matt Letscher, 1970-, Robert Machray, 1945-, Tom McGowan, 1959-, Amy Pietz, 1969-, André Sogliuzzo, 1966- and Sarah Zimmerman (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 2009, originally published 1991), 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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