“Immersive theater is the next evolution in entertainment, and it has taken a large turn now that the video game generation has grown up and started producing shows.”

Shakespeare’s "Measure for Measure" gets an immersive Vegas disco upgrade

September 27th, 2018

“Immersive theater is the next evolution in entertainment, and it has taken a large turn now that the video game generation has grown up and started producing shows.”

  • A son writes a running list of reasons to live to help his suicidal mother. The reasons are not grand, but small, intimate and attainable—such ...

  • Director Chris Davies points out that the play touches on the issues of immigration reform and women’s rights—without losing any laughs.

  • “It’s been so nice to inspire through this show, not only to inspire minorities and Latinos but just to show you can live in this ...

  • “The goal is twofold: to support producers and make sure actors have enough work.”

  • Actress Natalie Senecal loves Clown Bar so much, she plans to get a rubber chicken tattoo.

  • It’s part comedy improv, part choose-your-own-adventure and part full-on fantasy world building.

  • Like her fictional counterpart, local 10-year-old Teah DeStefano dreams of entertainment stardom.

  • The source material has also inspired three hit movies, including 1998’s ‘You’ve Got Mail,’ with Tom Hanks and Meg Ryan.

  • This year’s event features 11 different productions, from musicals to dramas to comedy.

  • The music is fantastic, but the real joy comes in seeing the costumes, set, dancing, acting and singing giving shape and sight to the sounds.

  • It’s time to place the musical up there with the Statue of Liberty and Mount Rushmore.

  • The Arts District-based company celebrates its 15th anniversary this year.

  • The edgy musical stage adaptation features four songs and actors dressed as animals kicking around a giant dirt pit.

  • For its 10th-annual New Works Competition, the committee chose /’Se-krits/ by Robb Willoughby from more than 150 submitted manuscripts.

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