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Theater Review: “A Piece of My Heart”

Emily Candia as Sissy, Emilee Zuniga as Leanne.

Four Vietnam War-era photos projected on the theater wall at the top of Shirley Lauro’s “A Piece of My Heart” set the scene for what is to follow. Some you will immediately recognize, others perhaps not, but they all speak to the tragedy of that war.

Theater Review: “American Hero”

“American Hero” plays through October 15, 2017 at New Village Arts, 2787 State Street, Carlsbad.

Or is it?

Playwright Bess Wohl explores the minimum-wage bind food workers are in and the corporate greed that takes advantage of it in “American Hero,” playing through Oct. 15 at New Village Arts. Kristianne Kurner directs.

Horror movie campaign has blood donation ban message

Amanda Lepore is the face of blood drive for new "Jigsaw" movie.

The Saw franchise is gearing up to release the eighth installment of its popular horror series, Jigsaw, and along with that comes their traditional blood drive for free tickets, but this year they are taking a more political stance.

Original 'Dynasty' star comes out, really hates reboot

Gordon Thompson as Adam Carrington in "Dynasty."

As the classic 80’s nighttime soap “Dynasty” prepares for a modern reboot, one of the stars from the original has come out about his sexuality and his disdain for the upcoming CW reimagining. 

Theater Review: “Accomplice”

Pictured: Hannah Logan, Charles Peters

Every now and then you bump into a play that is so strange, so far off the beaten track that you just sit back and wonder at it as it goes by.

Theater Review: "Wild Goose Dreams"

Yunjin Kim and James Kyson in "Wild Goose Dreams."

It’s family vs. flying and reality vs. fantasy in Hansol Jung’s wildly imaginative new play “Wild Goose Dreams,” a co-production between La Jolla Playhouse and New York’s Public Theater, in its world premiere through  Oct. 1 at the Mandell Weiss Forum.

Win tickets to see “Werq the World” tour in San Diego

Performers include Alyssa Edwards, Detox, Kim Chi, Latrice Royale, Peppermint, Shangela, Valentina and Violet Chachki.

Get ready San Diego as some of your favorite RuPaul’s Drag Race contestants bring their fun and exciting international show Werq the World Tour to Spreckels Theatre on October 12.

Theater Review: “The Red Shoes”

Matthew Bourne’s production of “The Red Shoes” plays through October 1, 2017 at the Ahmanson Theatre, 135 N. Grand Avenue, Los Angeles,

Matthew Bourne has done it again. The world-renowned British ballet wunderkind and award-winning creator of such new dance classics as “Edward Scissorhands” and “The Picture of Dorian Gray” as well as new versions of old classics like “Swan Lake” and Cinderella,” has created a stage version of the 1948 classic film “The Red Shoes” – and it may well be his best effort yet.