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Entries Tagged as 'Vicki Paris Goodman'

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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Waiting for Godot at Long Beach Playhouse leaves lots of room for interpretation

April 20th, 2011 · No Comments · Art, Arts, theater, theatre, Vicki's View

By Vicki Paris Goodman Culture Writer There was a time when, upon seeing Waiting for Godot, I would have been awed by the cryptic nature of the play. I guess I was once duly impressed with what I didn’t understand. As if to say, if I don’t “get it,” it must be awesome.

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Late-life romance distilled in Southern Comforts at International City Theatre

March 25th, 2011 · No Comments · theater, theatre, Vicki's View

By Vicki Paris Goodman Culture Writer Sappy? A little. Predictable? To a great extent. Simplistic? That, too.

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Romance states quirky case in LB Playhouse’s heartwarming Almost, Maine

March 18th, 2011 · No Comments · theater, theatre, Vicki's View

By Vicki Paris Goodman Culture Writer The dozen or so vignettes included in Almost, Maine possess a common thread.

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