So here goes: my very non-expert and way subjective (and geographically biased; I’m in Eagle Rock) run down of intimate theaters (we don’t say 99-seat anymore) who do new work from one playwright’s perspective – a woman playwright who’d like to see more women playwrights LA stages (can’t we do better than 20%?)."Non-expert"? Such modesty. For anyone hoping to see their work onstage in LA, this is THE article for you. These are the theatre companies to watch, the bar-setters, and the companies who are actually debuting awesome, original plays. Go see their productions, o ye burgeoning playwrights of the City of Angels. Take notes. Meet people. Get inspired. Write.
Wednesday, April 25, 2012
Jennie Webb Shows Great Judgement and Does Us All a Favor
"Jennie Webb Blogs Against Her Better Judgment About LA Theater" -- "Against her better judgement"? Please. This is a thoughtful survey of some great theatre companies in the LA area, from a playwright's perspective: