“War Stories” at Actors Workout Studio

War Stories, a new play by Sarah Kelly, follows the complicated love lives of four aspiring, youngish Angelenos. Their individual trajectories form, not a triangle, but a quadrangle of passionate missteps. Jen (the playwright Ms. Kelly), a therapist, is close to a permanent relationship with Philip, an unseen, unheard character, who is a very wealthy … Continue reading “War Stories” at Actors Workout Studio

“Mary Poppins” at Pacific Repertory Theatre

It has been more than a half-century since the whole world learned the word “supercalifragilisticexpialidocious,” invented for the award-winning film Mary Poppins created by the Disney Studio after the notoriously long, arduous negotiations with author P. L. Travers. When the author finally gave in to pleas for a musical stage version, she stipulated that only … Continue reading “Mary Poppins” at Pacific Repertory Theatre