‘Sweat’ Shines Somber Light on Working Class Despair

‘Sweat’ Shines Somber Light on Working Class Despair

For Los Angelenos, watching Lynn Nottage’s “Sweat,” playing at Center Theatre Group’s Mark Taper Forum until Oct. 7, may seems like a documentary about people from another civilization. The gritty 2017 Pulitzer Prize-winning play is about a factory town and its blue-collar inhabitants, who are devastated by the economic reality of the early 2000s and […]

Yield to Temptations to See ‘Ain’t Too Proud’

Yield to Temptations to See ‘Ain’t Too Proud’

“Ain’t Too Proud – The Life and Times of the Temptations” fired up the crowd at its Los Angeles debut Friday, Aug. 24, at the Center Theatre Group’s Ahmanson Theater. “Ain’t Too Proud” tells the story of one of the greatest R&B groups of all time, The Temptations, who yielded a bumper crop of sensational […]