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Entries by James Scarborough from 02/2011

The Ten Best Love Poems Ever Written -- Valentine's Day 2011

| Posted 02.13.2011 | Arts

Mindful of Paul Valery's painfully true contention that "Love is being stupid together," how about ten poems and ten paintings that celebrate the art of being stupid together? Come on, just this once.

"Cats," Musical Theatre West

| Posted 02.16.2011 | Arts

We know that cats have nine lives. "Cats," based on T.S. Eliot's "Old Possum's Book of Practical Cats," with music by Andrew Lloyd Webber, with additional lyrics by Trevor Nunn, shows us how this process of reincarnation works.

Othello, Long Beach Shakespeare Company

| Posted 02.21.2011 | Los Angeles

Staging full or nearly-full versions of Shakespeare in a black box theatre, director Helen Borgers proves that it's the words, not the spectacle, that matter.

Almost An Evening, The Garage Theatre

| Posted 02.28.2011 | Arts

Ever challenging, provocative, and fun, The Garage Theatre celebrates its venerable first decade with a production of Ethan Coen's Almost An Evening.