Aired on KSDS-FM on 10/5/18
RUN DATES: 9/22/18 - 10/21/18
VENUE: La Jolla Playhouse
Memoirs are tricky. What makes some else’s life story more interesting or stage-worthy than yours? Usually, there’s trauma and heartbreak. Love and loss.
In the case of “Hundred Days” at the La Jolla Playhouse, the trauma happened in the past, when book, music and lyrics co-writer Abigail Bengson was 15. We never get her full backstory, but she alludes to familial madness and illness.
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Posted at TimesofSanDiego.com on 9/22/17
RUN DATES: 10/4/17 - 10/8/17
VENUE: Arclight La Jolla, Regal Gaslamp, Pendry Hotel
Fall is the season for pumpkins, cider… and film festivals: Venice, Telluride, Toronto, in particular. And for the 16th year, San Diego is throwing its hat in the ring… with the San Diego International Film Festival (October 4-8).
Since its inception in 2001, the SDiFF has become one of the leading stops on the independent festival circuit. This year, more than Read More →
Printed in the San Diego Jewish Journal May 2016
RUN DATES: 5/19/16 - 6/19/16
VENUE: Cygnet Theatre
When someone asks the precocious four-year-old daughter of playwright Aaron Posner the name of her father’s play, she shouts, “Stupid Fucking Bird!” (She knows to say it only at home).
Posner’s very personal response to Chekhov’s “The Seagull” has a very considered title. “I figure that anyone who’s offended by the title won’t come see the show,” he says.
Probably a good idea, Read More →