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Theatre review: Flyin’ West at International City TheatreTheatre review Flyin’ West at International City Theatre

March 21st, 2014 · No Comments · theatre

Cory Bilicko Managing Editor Exploring territory that is seldom traversed in fictional work or popular culture, Pearl Cleage’s Flyin’ West has as its main characters a group of black women in the late 1800s who have taken advantage of the Homestead Act of 1860 to venture west from Tennessee to make a home for themselves […]

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Theatre review: Let’s Misbehave at International City Theatre

January 31st, 2014 · No Comments · Culture, theatre

Vicki Paris Goodman Culture Writer Let’s Misbehave is sheer enjoyment. It conveys no profound message and no moral of the story. It exists purely to entertain its audience.

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LB play festival to include world premieres of works written by local playwrights

October 14th, 2011 · No Comments · Arts, theatre

A new addition to Long Beach Arts Month in October, with 11 world-premiere plays from local talent, the 4th Annual Long Beach Poppin’ Play Festival, produced by Alive Theatre, will include:

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Wardrobe malfunction the butt of humor in Steve Martin’s provocative The Underpants

August 19th, 2011 · No Comments · theater, theatre

Vicki Paris Goodman Culture Writer Steve Martin’s contribution to The Underpants was actually a 2002 adaptation of Carl Sternheim’s 1910 German expressionist play.

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Actors rise to the challenge in LB Playhouse’s ‘Night Must Fall’

June 27th, 2011 · No Comments · Arts, Culture, theatre

Vicki Paris Goodman Culture Writer Night Must Fall is not your typical whodunit. The psychological thriller written by Emlyn Williams concentrates less on its outcome’s unpredictability and more on the mindset of its two primary characters. But I didn’t know that, so I watched in spellbound fascination all the while trying to guess the identity […]

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