‘Come From Away’ to See This Show

‘Come From Away’ to See This Show

September 11, 2001, is an odd choice for a musical. However, “Come From Away,” the musical show playing at the Ahmanson Theatre in Los Angeles until Jan. 6, tells a positive tale of people pulled together by truly unusual circumstances that day. The ensemble piece, featuring 12 actors who take on various roles, shows how […]

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 […]

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 […]