How to find that perfect speech? Backstage asks theater literary directors what actors need to remember in selecting and preparing an audition monologue.
The L.A. Film Festival and New York’s L.E.S.* Film Festival; Vineyard Theatre’s benefit concert celebrating singer-songwriter Dory Previn; “Comedy Nirvana! An Evening With Maron” at L.A.’s Paley Center; and the Lorenz Hart bio-musical “Falling for Make Believe” at the Colony Theatre are what ...
Pulitzer Prize finalist Rajiv Joseph’s heated two-hander “The North Pool” explores our preconceptions of others in the Vineyard’s well-acted, generally well-paced production.
Douglas McGrath’s “Checkers,” at Vineyard Theatre, starring Anthony LaPaglia and Kathryn Erbe as Richard and Pat Nixon under Terry Kinney’s direction, is entertaining but reductive.