Getty Villa Presents ‘Lizastrata,’ Raunchy Return to Theater

Getty Villa Presents ‘Lizastrata,’ Raunchy Return to Theater

Overlooking the Pacific Ocean, the Getty Villa has long been renowned for the antiquities on display. In addition, however, the museum presents classical Greek plays, with a comedic modern touch, under the stars in the late summer and early fall. The Getty Villa and Troubadour Theater Company are currently presenting “Lizastrata,” a musical retelling of […]

‘Until the Flood’ Revisits Racial Divide After Michael Brown Was Shot

‘Until the Flood’ Revisits Racial Divide After Michael Brown Was Shot

, The shooting of Michael Brown, a unarmed black 18-year old, five and a half years ago focused national attention on Ferguson, Mo. A white 28-year-old police officer, Darren Wilson, shot him dead after he allegedly robbed a convenience store. The aftermath piqued the interest of Pulitzer Prize finalist, actress and playwright Dael Orlandersmith. She […]

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