Hollywood Partnership CEO

Hollywood Partnership CEO

HOLLYWOOD, CALIFORNIA – A combination of legendary halls from Chinese theater to Borders, Hollywood may be the most recognizable neighborhood in Los Angeles, but the challenges it faces are not unique. Like so many other places throughout Los Angeles and the entire United States, the plague has radically changed the landscape, closed businesses, left vacancies … Read more

Performances in what we expect to see on Broadway in the UK

Performances in what we expect to see on Broadway in the UK

This past weekend was London Theater’s biggest night. On Sunday, April 10, the annual Olivier Awards (think Tony but for Britain) took center stage at the historic Royal Albert Hall. In my fourth year I served as one of the hosts of the red carpet show. This year the carpet was green and made of … Read more

Following CODA’s Oscar win, deaf Western actors will face Opera

Following CODA’s Oscar win, deaf Western actors will face Opera

LOS ANGELES – Traditionally, when Florsten’s character appears on stage in the second act of “Fidelio”, he is alone in his prison cell. What you need to know Fidelio, Beethoven’s only opera, was first performed in 1805 when the composer himself was deaf. This is the first time the Deaf Western Theater has collaborated with … Read more