Terry Johnson Finds Gold at <i>End of the Rainbow</i>

Terry Johnson directed End of the Rainbow, which is now literally about Judy Garland, in contrast to an earlier incarnation. It opens this week at the Ahmanson. Johnson also discusses some of his own plays that have passed through the Greater LA, such as The Graduate and Hitchcock Blonde. READ MORE

Parental Passions Prompt <i>Raise Me Up</i>

In the early ’50s, a young man and woman of different ethnicities and religions overcame their parents’ objections and married.  Now their daughter Lisa Phillips Visca has written a play about that struggle.  Raise Me Up opens Saturday at Santa Monica Playhouse. READ MORE