Women painters exhibit at arts center...

Women painters exhibit at arts center

BURBANK -- Members of Women Painters West will exhibit their works

in a juried show titled "...Because I Am a Woman” opening with a re-

ception Jan. 31 at the Creative Arts Center Municipal Gallery in



An artists’ reception will be from 7 to 9 p.m. Jan. 31. The

exhibit continues through Feb. 26. Hours are 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday

through Thursday, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday and 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.


Saturday. The center is at 1100 W. Clark Ave., Burbank. For more

information, call 238-5397.

Stage, film stars join theater troupe

BURBANK -- The Really Spontaneous Theatre Company returns for its

winter season Feb. 2 with two celebrity guest stars Janet Carroll and

Michael Fairman.

Carroll won a Dramalogue Award for Best Actress in Ezra Pound’s

stage musical “Elektra.” She has also appeared on such TV shows as


“Ally McBeal” and “Melrose Place.”

Fairman’s career on stage, film and TV spans more than 40 years.

In addition to Broadway and off-Broadway roles, he has had running

roles on TV daytime dramas “Ryan’s Hope” and “General Hospital.”

The improv troupe performs at 7 p.m. Sundays at The Third Stage,

2811 W. Magnolia Blvd., Burbank. Tickets are $15. For reservations,

call (323) 969-4991.

Stars of ‘Soap’ in play at Falcon Theatre


BURBANK -- Veteran television and stage actors Katherine Helmond

and Robert Mandan, who played husband and wife on the off-beat hit

comedy series “Soap,” reunite in a new comedy opening Feb. 8 at the

The Falcon Theatre.

The couple star in the world premiere of Mayo Simon’s “A Twilight

Romance,” a play about the romancing of a cantankerous but content

old lady by a persistent yet charming elderly Casanova.

Performances are at 8 p.m. Wednesdays through Saturdays and 4 p.m.

Sundays. Tickets range from $25 to $37.50. The play continues through

March 2. The Falcon is at 4252 Riverside Drive, in Burbank. For

reservations, call 955-8101.

Compiled by Joyce Rudolph