How to find that perfect speech? Backstage asks theater literary directors what actors need to remember in selecting and preparing an audition monologue.
“Nothing to Hide,” Derek DelGaudio and Helder Guimarães’ evening of sleight of hand, directed by Neil Patrick Harris in a world premiere at the Geffen Playhouse, is astounding.
The City of Angels is kicking off 2015 with several juicy new plays, worthy revivals (Arthur Miller’s “The Price”), and West Coast premieres (“Carrie” the musical, anyone?).
Los Angeles theater actors in search of paid work and awards should discover their love of musicals.
Logan Marshall-Green talks about playing a role he's longed to play in "Miss Julie," and offers advice for staying vital as an actor.
Whether they’re commissioning original work from big-time playwrights such as Neil LaBute and Donald Margulies or hosting the L.A. premiere of new plays, the Geffen Playhouse offers actors meaty roles.
Laura Linney and Seth Numrich bring novelist Patricia Highsmith (“The Talented Mr. Ripley”) to life at the Geffen Playhouse in Joanna Murray-Smith’s “Switzerland” through April 19.
With a stellar Sanaa Lathan in the title role, the L.A. premiere of “By the Way, Meet Vera Stark,” Lynn Nottage’s satire of racial identity in the Hollywood studio system, is an enjoyable fusion of comedy and comment, at least until polemic overtakes the proceedings.
Ever dream of sitting down at Freddy’s for some ribs with Frank Underwood? That dream could come true for two lucky “House of Cards” fans thanks to the Old Vic and the Geffen Playhouse.
Michael McKean talks about keeping your career fresh and playing the Prime Minister in "Yes, Prime Minister" at the Geffen Playhouse.