“UMPO Home Alone” at Rockwell: Table & Stage

Set in an artificially smoky room jammed and crammed with close-set tables, a scant platform at one end that serves as a stage connected to a narrow, twenty-foot runway, The Unauthorized Musical Parody of Home Alone, with a high-powered cast of consummate actor-singer-comedians, serves up a blistering couple of hours of raucous, intimate entertainment. The … Continue reading “UMPO Home Alone” at Rockwell: Table & Stage

“The Latina Christmas Special” at The Los Angeles Theatre Center

The joy of the season in Greater LA increases with holiday performances that move well beyond the traditional. Scrooge and Nutcracker will always draw crowds as each generation discovers the Dickensian miser and the thrill of the ballet. In our smaller theatres, gems are being produced. Little Fish Theatre in San Pedro scored with A … Continue reading “The Latina Christmas Special” at The Los Angeles Theatre Center

“A Very Special Holiday Special!” at Little Fish Theatre

The holidays are inexorably upon us with their inevitable good cheer, exhortations to spend copiously on food and gifts and the annual plethora of holiday entertainments on stages and screens, replete with ho-hos and bah-humbugs. Little Fish Theatre has taken a clever path with A Very Special Holiday Special!, an evening (or matinée) of short … Continue reading “A Very Special Holiday Special!” at Little Fish Theatre