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Chekhov Shorts, Long Beach Playhouse Studio Theatre

James Scarborough | Posted 08.15.2014 | Arts
James Scarborough

Anton Pavlovich Chekhov was a writer and a doctor. He said that "Medicine is my lawful wife and literature is my mistress." It makes perfect sense, then, that Chekhov Shorts, directed by Diane Benedict for the Long Beach Playhouse Studio Theatre, should prove that laughter is the best medicine.

"A Flea In Her Ear," Long Beach Playhouse Mainstage Theatre

James Scarborough | Posted 06.28.2013 | Arts
James Scarborough

Directed by James Rice, A Flea In Her Ear a hilarious and aerobic romp through a misunderstood cause for an embarrassing effect that threatens to derail the otherwise um, vigorous marriage of Yvonne Chandel (Kate Woodruff) and her husband, Victor (Bill Wolski).

No Sex Please, We're British!, Long Beach Playhouse Mainstage Theatre

James Scarborough | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
James Scarborough

Play selection for Playhouse's Mainstage Theatre is like that cardigan that the grandkids make fun of. Though it's comfortable, warm, and otherwise familiar, you don't notice the holes in the elbows, or the stains on the collar. But your friends do.