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  • Lisa D'Amour, Melissa James Gibson win playwright award

     
    Lisa D'Amour, the playwright of the Broadway-bound "Detroit," and Melissa James Gibson, the writer of "This," are the winners of the prestigious Steinberg Playwrighting Award, which honors achievements by playwrights every two years....
  • Pulitzer Prize-winning 'Clybourne Park' paired with 'Raisin in the Sun' by Center Theatre Group

     
    "Clybourne Park," Bruce Norris' drama that won the Pulitzer Prize this year, will make its Los Angeles debut at the Mark Taper Forum in the spring of 2012. Center Theatre Group said it will pair the production with a separate......
  • Spring arts preview: Theater

     
    Charles McNulty previews theater events coming this spring...
  • Monster Mash: Bruce Norris wins Pulitzer Prize for drama; controversial Andres Serrano work vandalized in France

     
    Winners: This year's Pulitzer Prize for drama has been awarded to Bruce Norris for "Clybourne Park." The music prize went to Zhou Long's opera "Madame White Snake." (Los Angeles Times) Still controversial: Andres Serrano's infamous "Piss Christ"...
  • Bruce Norris' 'Clybourne Park' wins Pulitzer Prize for drama

     
    Bruce Norris' "Clybourne Park" -- a dramatic imagining of events taking place before and after Lorraine Hansberry's classic "A Raisin in the Sun" -- won the 2011 Pulitzer Prize for drama. The award was announced Monday in New York. "Clybourne......
  • Theater review: 'Clybourne Park' at San Francisco's A.C.T.

     
    As anyone who caught “The Pain and the Itch” at the Theatre @ Boston Court a couple of seasons back can verify, Bruce Norris doesn’t write plays to win popularity contests. With an irascible fearlessness, he flies in the face......
  • Review: 'Of Mice and Men' finds James Franco in CliffsNotes mode

     Review: 'Of Mice and Men' finds James Franco in CliffsNotes mode
    NEW YORK — Why is James Franco, the world's most famous perpetual student, making his Broadway debut in a revival of that panting war horse "Of Mice and Men," a favorite of high school English teachers and Turner Classic Movies addicts? It's a...
  • Ethan Hawke to take on 'Macbeth' at Lincoln Center

    Ethan Hawke to take on 'Macbeth' at Lincoln Center
    Ethan Hawke has a taste for the macabre. More specifically: “Macbeth.” The actor will star as the king of Scotland in the Shakespeare tragedy at Lincoln Center this winter. Jack O'Brien, whom Hawke worked with on 2006/2007’s "The Coast...
  • L.A. theater listings, Oct. 20-27: 'Priscilla' returns

    L.A. theater listings, Oct. 20-27: 'Priscilla' returns
    "Priscilla Queen of the Desert" sashays into the Segerstrom Center, Julian Sands portrays Harold Pinter in a one-man show at the Broad, and Falcon Theatre probes "The Mystery of Irma Vep." An Afternoon with Hal Linden The TV actor and Broadway star...
  • Jeff Goldblum heading off-Broadway for Bruce Norris' 'Domesticated'

    Jeff Goldblum heading off-Broadway for Bruce Norris' 'Domesticated'
    Bruce Norris, the Pulitzer Prize and Tony Award-winning playwright of "Clybourne Park," opened his metaphysical drama "A Parallelogram" at the Mark Taper Forum on Sunday. The busy New York writer already has his eye on his next play, the politically...
  • Review: 'A Parallelogram' as existential riddle

     Review: 'A Parallelogram' as existential riddle
    A high-toned concept combined with disagreeable characters and a jaded worldview provided the formula for Bruce Norris' bracing retort to "A Raisin in the Sun," "Clybourne Park," the Pulitzer Prize-winning drama that became a huge hit at the Mark Taper...