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Life Under A Microscope : Photograph 51 @ South Coast Repertory – Review

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Written by Patrick Chavis 

Photograph 51, a production currently at the South Coast Repertory, approaches the autobiographical drama in a new and innovative way.  While the audience puts Rosalind Franklin’s life under a microscope, Franklin uses a lens as well in her — groundbreaking — work of discovering the structure of DNA in this sophisticated meta-narrative. Continue Reading

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Virtual Slippers – OZ 2.5 @ South Coast Repertory in Costa Mesa – Review

South Coast Repertory presents the Theatre for Young Audiences production of “OZ 2.5” by Catherine Trieschmann, inspired by “The Wonderful Wizard of Oz” by L. Frank Baum, directed by Shelley Butler. Cast: Larry Bates (Lion), Celeste Den (Aunt Em/Wicked Witch), Amin El Gamal (Munchkin/Guardian of the Gates/Monkey), Michael Faulkner (Toto/Munchkin/Monkey/Steve), Joe Fria (Uncle Henry/Scarecrow), Christopher Rivas (Tin Man), Emily Yetter (Dee). Julianne Argyros Stage, May 22 - June 7, 2015

Photo by Debora Robinson/SCR

Written by Daniella Litvak 

Life got you down? Is the world looking a little too gray? Does home feel like the last place you want to be? The cure for all of that is a trip to Oz. These days you don’t have to depend on a tornado for transportation. You can the read book, watch the movie, or go see Oz 2.5.

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