‘Quack’ Skewers Daytime Doc at Kirk Douglas

‘Quack’ Skewers Daytime Doc at Kirk Douglas

The wellness industry and how social media can kill (reputations) are the subjects skewered in “Quack,” a timely new comedy by Eliza Clark, in its world premiere run through Nov. 18 a the Kirk Douglas Theatre in Culver City. The two-hour play – with no intermission in this run – is ambitious. It tries to […]

A ‘Wholehearted’ Gripping Play

A ‘Wholehearted’ Gripping Play

“The Wholehearted,” the play that opened Sunday at the Kirk Douglas Theatre, features a gripping portrait of a female boxer who reached the top and knows down is the only perspective left to her. A multimedia experience, the show uses video interviews, songs, physicality and a fabulous performance from Suli Holum to tell a tale […]

New Play Vicuña Portrays Trump in “Emperor’s New Clothes” Tale

New Play Vicuña Portrays Trump in “Emperor’s New Clothes” Tale

“Vicuña,” the new play that opened Sunday at Kirk Douglas Theatre in Culver City, Calif., portrays a Donald Trump-like candidate in an “Emperor’s New Clothes” tale. The satire about a real estate tycoon and reality TV star turned presidential candidate could be perceived as a hatchet job. However, it offers an entertaining topical comedy on […]