‘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 […]

‘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 […]

1 5 6 7 8 9 247