In Defense of Harry Potter and the Cursed Child

One month ago, I was very excited to wake up to new Harry Potter to read for the first time in nearly a decade. I had intentionally avoided reading the many reviews of and articles about Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, the stage play that serves as a sequel to the seven books that … More In Defense of Harry Potter and the Cursed Child

Theater Review: Electric Footlights’ Please Don’t Ask About Becket

All families have their secrets—but some are darker than others. In Please Don’t Ask About Becket, a world premiere play by Wendy Graf currently being presented by Electric Footlights at the Sacred Fools Theater in Hollywood, a twin—who now considers herself a former twin—looks back on her life and the tragic series of events that changed … More Theater Review: Electric Footlights’ Please Don’t Ask About Becket

Theater Review: A Chorus Line at the Hollywood Bowl

This past weekend in Los Angeles, everything was beautiful at the ballet indeed as The Hollywood Bowl presented their annual, fully-staged summer musical, A Chorus Line. This was my fifth time attending, having seen their productions of Hairspray, The Producers, Chicago, and Hair in the past. I was a bit apprehensive going in because A … More Theater Review: A Chorus Line at the Hollywood Bowl