Musical Theatre West won top musical direction honors for its 2010 production of Sweeney Todd when John Glaudini took the prize for Best Musical Direction […]
International City Theatre’s (ICT) founding artistic director Shashin Desai has announced to the board of directors that he will step aside as of Tuesday, March […]
The Long Beach Playhouse (LBP) will offer Acting Entourage, a year-round youth theater school for children in grades 3 through 12, each Saturday beginning on […]
GO-FAME Youth Theatre Company, as part of its participation in the Long Beach Fire Department’s (LBFD) Hug-A-Bear program, will collect new and gently used stuffed […]
By Vicki Paris Goodman Culture Writer After seeing the Long Beach Playhouse’s outstanding production of Martin McDonagh’s dark comedy The Lieutenant of Inishmore, I became […]
The Long Beach Playhouse, 5021 E. Anaheim St., is presenting the family-friendly classic melodrama The Plight Before Christmas now through Sunday, Dec. 26.
The Found Theatre will present a concert celebrating what would have been the 70th birthday of prolific folk singer and songwriter Phil Ochs on Sunday, […]
The Long Beach Shakespeare Company (LBSC) will turn back the clock and transform an empty warehouse in Bixby Knolls into a Victorian hamlet, complete with […]
Long Beach theatres are reaching out to audience members to find out what they think about productions on local stages.
From the folks who put the “fun” in A Dysfunctional Family Xmas comes a brand-new comedy that puts the “nuts” in The Nutcracker. Everybody’s seen […]
The Long Beach Playhouse will offer a special dress-rehearsal performance of The Plight Before Christmas, a Christmas melodrama adapted by Fred Cusick and Diane Moore, […]
By Vicki Paris Goodman Culture Writer Call me a product of contemporary American culture. I am guilty as charged, as I couldn’t help imagining Star […]
Long Beach Opera (LBO) this week announced the appointment of Bill Eisentraut as its new director of Development.
The Long Beach Symphony Orchestra will present Wicked Divas on Saturday, Oct. 30, featuring Principal POPS! Conductor Steven Reineke and starring special guests Julia Murney […]
By Vicki Paris Goodman Culture Writer Richard Kaye promised his dying father, lyricist Buddy Kaye, that he would see that the elder Kaye’s last work […]