By Patrick Hurley
I set out to write a review of The Geffen Playhouse’s world premiere production of Our Very Own Carlin McCullough, written by Amanda Peet, who is probably known to most from her film and television work as an actress. I grappled with the same questions that accompany most of my theatre experiences in Los Angeles, the largest of these being why. I decided after dozens and dozens of reviews, and years of patronage in the theatre, to voice an honest response about my experience with this play. And that turned into a much bigger exploration. I don’t usually make personal statements when writing on this blog.
That changes today. As this may very well be my last review. Read more