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An Iliad at Broad Stage

Hoyt Hilsman | Posted 03.22.2014 | Los Angeles
Hoyt Hilsman

photo by Joan Marcus Denis O'Hare gives a bravura solo performance in his Obie-award winning adaptation with collaborator and director Lisa Peterson...

"Genius" Awardee Kyle Abraham to Premiere New Work in Los Angeles

Debra Levine | Posted 11.26.2013 | Arts
Debra Levine

The hugely in-demand Brooklyn-based choreographer, who yesterday was granted the MacArthur "genius" award, has been setting a new work on the happening L.A. dance troupe, BODYTRAFFIC.

Ballet Review: An American Tango

Hoyt Hilsman | Posted 09.25.2013 | Arts
Hoyt Hilsman

Frank Veloz and Yolanda Casazza were a ballroom dance team who performed in clubs and onstage in the 1930's and '40's, and were touted as America's "G...

Placido Domingo Conducts Dulce Rosa Opera at Broad Stage!

Jay Weston | Posted 06.23.2013 | Los Angeles
Jay Weston

On Friday evening, May 17, there will be a spectacular musical event at the Eli & Edythe Broad Stage -- the first of six performances of a new opera, Dulce Rosa, based upon a celebrated short story by Chilean author, Isabel Allende.

Theater Review: Freud's Last Session at Broad Stage

Jason Mannino | Posted 03.25.2013 | Los Angeles
Jason Mannino

It's 1939. Hitler is rising in power. England is on the brink of declaring war on Germany. Against this backdrop we witness the impending war of ideologies in an imaginary meeting between Sigmund Freud and C.S. Lewis.

Santa Monica's Broad Stage Offers The Merchant of Venice With an Academy Award-Winning Actor. (No, It's Not Pacino)

Jay Weston | Posted 05.29.2011 | Los Angeles
Jay Weston

With all of the attention which Pacino's portrayal of Shylock recently received in NYC, theatergoers are still talking about another production which played concurrently to extraordinary reviews.

WEST COAST ART: L.A.'s Art Boom From Broad To Resnick

wsj.com | LAUREN A. E. SCHUKER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts

On a crisp evening on Wilshire Boulevard, pop star Christina Aguilera is leading the parade down the red carpet. Tom Hanks and his wife follow, along ...

The Broad Stage -- Santa Monica's Wonderful Performing Arts Center!

Jay Weston | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles
Jay Weston

This Saturday evening I was transported from chronically-casual Santa Monica to the elegance and grace of Jane Austin's world, as a talented troupe of improvisation pros made it impossible to maintain a stiff upper lip.

Shakespeare's Globe Theatre At The Broad Stage Starting October 14

Huffington Post | Anna Almendrala | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

Who: The world-renowned Shakespeare Globe Theatre players. What: The Globe Theatre will be performing Shakespeare's The Merry Wives of Windsor. Direc...

Ludovico Einaudi Took the Broad Stage

Nicole Campoy-Leffler | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles
Nicole Campoy-Leffler

Ludovico Einaudi has carved a place for himself in the wide spectrum of musical styles and genres where lyrical and emotional expression meet simple, relatable beauty.

Flowers for Florez

Donna Perlmutter | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Donna Perlmutter

Los Angeles's opera elite massed to the walls of the Broad Stage to hear Juan Diego Florez, the celebrated Peruvian tenor.

Culture Zohn Off the C(H)uff: Misha (That's Baryshnikov) Mixes It Up

Patricia Zohn | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Patricia Zohn

2009-09-04-misha.jpg The U.S. leg of Misha Baryshnikov's sold out European tour alights at the multi-purpose, multi-praised Broad Stage in Santa Monica.

Culture Zohn: Alt Oscar: The Other Gold in Los Angeles

Patricia Zohn | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Patricia Zohn

2009-02-20-zpull.jpg We also have actual places to go and things to see that will make your heart go pitter-patter and even echo this year's Best Picture nominees.