The Oklahoman and the Chicano Should Be Friends

Did Laurey and Curly from Oklahoma! grow up to be Ma and Pa Joad from The Grapes of Wrath? The question arises from current productions of the former at Musical Theatre West and the latter at A Noise Within. And I Don’t Have to Show You No Stinking Badges at Casa 0101 also contributes to the conversation. READ MORE

Channeling Mommy Anxiety Into <i>Mommune </i>

Pregnancy and the intense feelings that accompany it can produce more than actual children — they can also result in a play. Here comes Dorothy Fortenberry’s Mommune, which Chalk Rep is producing site-specifically at Pint Size Kids in Sherman Oaks. READ MORE