|Burt Grinstead and Laurie Okin in Christopher Shinn's Dying City at Rogue Machine|
Lee Melville, a true gentleman and decades-long friend of our theater, died last night. Melville was a critic and editor at Drama-Logue and, most recently, L.A. Stage. More details as they come in.
Christopher Shinn's drama Dying City, about a family in the wake of the Iraq War, being performed at Rogue Machine, is this week's pick. For all the latest new theater reviews, see below.
This week's theater feature is on a one-man show that chronicles five characters, each showing up at a gay bar called the Flash, during a different decade. With this scheme, the play becomes a kind of history of gay attitudes in the U.S.More »