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    1985

    Presented by David Fofi and Don Cesario at the Elephant Theatre, 6322 Santa Monica Blvd., Hollywood. Thu.-Sat. 8 p.m., Sun. 7 p.m. Oct. 28-Dec. 4. (323) 960-7822.

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    NUNSENSE!

    Nuns have invaded Pasadena. Earlier this month Late Nite Catechism expanded its diocese to the Balcony Theatre Upstairs at the Pasadena Playhouse. Now the Arroyo Repertory Theatre presents Nunsense!, headquartered in the gym at Pasadena's St. James Methodist Church. Can you think of a more divine place to hold ...

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    Stray

    Canadian writer Ruth McKee's tautly written drama centers on a character we never see: Daniel is a young African boy, born in strife-torn Uganda.

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    Beau Fib

    Over and over again, small theater companies push the boundaries of conventional drama and try to find new ways to express their ideas with originality.

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    The Private Lives of Pippa Lee

    It's not that this film is dreadful; it's just dull. Pippa (Robin Wright) has been happily married for several decades to a man (Alan Arkin) 30 years her senior.

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    Blood and Thunder

    Terence Anthony's drama is set in the second-floor apartment of a house in New Orleans' Lower Ninth Ward during Hurricane Katrina.

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    And the Winner Is...

    When journalist Mitch Albom reconnected with college professor Morrie Schwartz, he found a new career writing books and plays about the meaning of life.

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    When Joey Married Bobby

    A very funny and moving comedy about doing the right thing for your family, even if you're a Southern Republican.

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    Ditch

    Taylor Coffman's play about 20-something relationship angst would be pleasant enough if it just had less on its mind.

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    Sunshine Cleaning

    Though the premise is morbid, the quirky Sunshine Cleaning left a bright spot on my mind, thanks to the fine performances by Amy Adams and Emily Blunt as sisters who, despite not seeing eye-to-eye, become business partners in a cut-rate cleaning service that caters to tidying up after bloody accidents ...