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“Guess Who’s Coming to Dinner”- An Exciting Hit at the Ruskin Group Theatre

June 9, 2022

June 9, 2022

Stanley Kramer’s 1967 iconic film, GUESS WHO’S COMING TO DINNER, starring Spencer Tracy, Katherine Hepburn, and Sidney Poitier, received mixed...

Amateurish Production of “Man of God” on Stage at the Geffen Playhouse

June 7, 2022

June 7, 2022

Once in a while, you see a play that is so bad you ask yourself if you should even review...

Murray Mednick’s “Three Tables”- Existentialism Meets Theatre of the Absurd

May 12, 2022

May 12, 2022

Murray Mednick’s THREE TABLES is the newest work from the famous poet/playwright who spearheaded New York’s off-off-Broadway movement in the...

Film Review: “HAPPENING” A Gut-Wrenching Look at Illegal Abortions in 1963 France

April 29, 2022

April 29, 2022

The Supreme Court ruling on Roe v. Wade on January 22, 1973 stated that restrictive state regulation on abortion is...

“TRAYF”- A Peek Into the Non-Secular Lives of Two Best Friends

April 2, 2022

April 2, 2022

On Stage at the Geffen Playhouse’s intimate Audrey Skirball Kenis Theater, is TRAYF,* a very compelling and entertaining play, written...

Bryan Cranston Mesmerizes in “Power of the Sail” at the Geffen Playhouse

February 25, 2022

February 25, 2022

In view of his enormous body of work in television, film, and stage, multi-awarding winning actor Bryan Cranston should be...

Film Review: “Lingui: The Sacred Bonds”

February 18, 2022

February 18, 2022

As I watched Mahamat-Saleh Haroun’s fascinating film, which takes place in Chad, a landlocked poor country in North-Central Africa, I...

George Clooney Directs Ben Affleck in “The Tender Bar – A Coming-of-Age Story

January 31, 2022

January 31, 2022

Everyone has childhood memories – some fond and others, well maybe not so much. One of mine is having Sunday...

“Swan Song”- Benjamin Cleary’s Futuristic Love Story Starring Mahershala Ali

January 20, 2022

January 20, 2022

“The best times to show true love are when it isn’t easy and it requires  personal sacrifice.”  (Unknown)    “Love means...

“Grace And Grit”: Sebastian Siegel’s Haunting Exploration Of Profound Love

October 15, 2021

October 15, 2021

“I rise to taste the dawn, and find that Love alone will shine today…”            ...