Richard & Robert Sherman

L.A. theater openings, Aug. 17-24: 'Bulrusher' and more

L.A. theater openings, Aug. 17-24: 'Bulrusher' and more

A young girl with a special gift is at the heart of Eisa Davis' "Bulrusher" at the Skylight Theatre, and a Jewish family celebrates a Passover different from any other in "The Face in the Reeds" at Ruskin Group Theatre. Plus, "Once" is never enough as the Tony-winning musical moves to Segerstrom Center after a recent stop at the Pantages.

Out There on Fried Meat Ridge Rd. Keith Stevenson’s comedy about the denizens of a small West Virginia town. Pacific Resident Theatre, 703 Venice Blvd., Venice. Sun., next Sun., 3 p.m.; ends Sept. 7. $20. (310) 822-8392.

Busker Alley Musical Theatre West presents a staged reading...

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