“When artful expression went silent in Lockdown, overtaken by the angry volley of rhetoric on social media, stuff shifted. Arguably, artists say what is recklessly expressed on social media with tools that are far more succinct, thought-provoking, and impactful – craft, the benefit of mentors, and the understanding of dramatic structure, of poetic metaphor and Learn More
A show that takes its inspiration from the Lost Boys of JM Barrie’s Peter Pan. A 40-minute theatrical presentation that focuses on alienated youth, gangs, intolerance, and perspective. The show includes rap and some music.
Micaela Tobin’s latest album under the White Boy Scream moniker, is an anticolonial missive that was inspired by precolonial Philippine mythology.
widely known as a restaurant and nightclub owner as well as an artist. He created several seminal clubs in Los Angeles
This truth fand honest Tam o’ Shanter,
As he frae Ayr ae night did canter,
(Auld Ayr, wham ne’er a town surpasses
For honest men and bonie lasses.)
A successful performance artist known as one of the infamous ‘NEA Four’ – along with Karen Finley, Tim Miller, and Holly Hughes – whose lawsuit against the National Endowment of the Arts achieved notoriety in the early 90’s.
This is show about my family. It travels from West Point Mississippi to New Orleans Louisiana in the 1960s and 1970s to Chicago in the 1970s and 1980s to LA in the 1990s to the present.
I was raped in New York City during my final week of college in 2013. This moment marked a rupture in my childhood freedom and forced the beginning of my autonomy as an adult.
Matthew Anchel explores gender identity, expression of self and liking and accepting the different facets of ourselves that we all have.
Art should be shared and when that happens, love emerges. The work remains dear to those who were invested in it and unforgotten. This is my credo. —-Stephanie Vlahos Intimate Opera’s encore By RICHARD S. GINELL DEC. 8, 2011 12 AM PT LA Times Intimate Opera was a small company that got tired of bouncing around from one Learn More
Willy Holtzman’s play The First Mrs Rochester is a witty and sometimes gritty depiction of the author Jean Rhys, and the inspiration for her acclaimed novel, The Wide Sargasso Sea. Rhys was thought to be dead until she was discovered by an actress hoping to revive her career. When Selma Vaz Dias finds Rhys in Learn More
The story of Cooperstown is an American story about the great American pastime–baseball. It speaks to the heart of country and of our passions and how they easily and guilelessly blur or tear apart.