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  1. Violet: Theater Review

    5:30 pm PDT 04/20/2014
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    Two-time Tony winner and "Bunheads" star Sutton Foster plays the title role in this 1964-set musical about a disfigured North Carolina farm girl's quest for transformation. READ MORE

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  2. The Cripple of Inishmaan: Theater Review

    1:30 pm PDT 04/20/2014
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    Daniel Radcliffe stars in Martin McDonagh's corrosive comedy, set in a tiny Aran Islands community in 1934, abuzz with news of a film crew descending on neighboring Inishmore. READ MORE

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  3. Ruth Draper's Monologues: Theater Review

    7:23 pm PDT 04/17/2014
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    Annette Bening stars in and directs this quartet of carefully crafted solo characterizations of bygone high-society women. READ MORE

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  4. Act One: Theater Review

    6:00 pm PDT 04/17/2014
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    Santino Fontana, Tony Shalhoub and Andrea Martin head the ensemble cast in writer-director James Lapine's adaptation of Moss Hart's landmark theater memoir. READ MORE

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  5. A Bare-Bottom 'Midsummer Night's Dream' Heads to Santa Monica College's Broad Stage

    3:37 pm PDT 04/17/2014
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    "Game of Thrones" star Miltos Yerolemou's character Bottom is strapped into a contraption, thrusting his naked buttocks into the air for the Shakespeare adaptation. READ MORE

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  6. Everything You Touch: Theater Review

    1:56 pm PDT 04/17/2014
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    A writer/producer of "Shameless" renders both the 1970s Manhattan fashion world and contemporary body issues on a Pasadena stage. READ MORE

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  7. Gene Kelly: A Legacy: Theater Review

    12:38 pm PDT 04/17/2014
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    The widow of the legendary dancing star recounts his life on a Pasadena stage. READ MORE

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  8. Bulgakov/Moliere: Theater Review

    11:07 pm PDT 04/16/2014
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    A satire of creativity under the Russian Stalinist regime. READ MORE

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  9. Of Mice and Men: Theater Review

    6:00 pm PDT 04/16/2014
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    James Franco, Chris O'Dowd, Leighton Meester and Jim Norton star in the Broadway revival of John Steinbeck's classic tale of ill-fated dreamers in Depression-era California. READ MORE

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  10. The Library: Theater Review

    6:00 pm PDT 04/15/2014
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    Steven Soderbergh directs Chloe Moretz as a school-shooting survivor in Scott Z. Burns' drama about distortions of truth in the stunned aftermath of tragedy. READ MORE

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  11. Taste: Theater Review

    5:56 pm PDT 04/15/2014
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    A cannibalism tale, based on a real story, is staged for the era of nose-to-tail dining. READ MORE

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  12. 'Soul Train' Boarding for Broadway

    11:21 am PDT 04/15/2014
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    Producer Matthew Weaver ("Rock of Ages") has acquired stage rights to develop a musical based on the iconic TV dance show created in 1970 by Don Cornelius. READ MORE

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  13. Annie Baker's 'The Flick' Wins 2014 Pulitzer Prize for Drama

    12:44 pm PDT 04/14/2014
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    UPDATED: The unconventional play about the directionless employees of an obsolete single-screen Massachusetts movie house will return to New York this year, produced by Scott Rudin. READ MORE

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  14. Lady Day at Emerson's Bar & Grill: Theater Review

    6:00 pm PDT 04/13/2014
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    Five-time Tony winner Audra McDonald portrays an emotionally volatile Billie Holiday toward the end of her life in Lanie Robertson's bio-play fashioned around a nightclub appearance. READ MORE

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  15. Olivier Awards: 'Chimerica,' 'Book of Mormon' Among Winners

    2:14 pm PDT 04/13/2014
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    "Ghosts" took prizes for best revival, best actress, for Lesley Manville, and best supporting actor, for Jack Lowden. READ MORE

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  16. Strictly Ballroom the Musical: Theater Review

    6:46 am PDT 04/13/2014
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    Baz Luhrmann is putting on the glitz in a new stage musical based on his 1992 cult debut film, premiering at Sydney's Lyric Theater. READ MORE

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  17. The Suit: Theater Review

    7:50 pm PDT 04/11/2014
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    This South African drama set during the apartheid era focuses on middle-class infidelity. READ MORE

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  18. President Obama, First Lady Attend Denzel Washington Broadway Play

    6:33 pm PDT 04/11/2014
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    "A Raisin in the Sun," from playwright Lorraine Hansberry, is the first Broadway show the couple has attended together since 2009. READ MORE

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