Category: Theatrical Thoughts

Shirley Valentine is Coming to the Falcon!

We are only a week away from the first preview of Shirley Valentine – starring DeeDee Rescher! The play follows a Liverpool housewife who is swept off on a life-altering adventure when her best friend wins a trip-for-two to Greece.…

Rudolph Saves Another Christmas!

A BIG Falcon Theatre THANK YOU to everyone who came out and celebrated the holidays with us and the Troubies, with Troubadour Theater Company’s Rudolph the Red-Nosed ReinDOORS!  It was great fun, as always – and we can’t wait to…

What is Dissonance?

With previews beginning February 1 (only three weeks away!), our west coast premiere of Dissonance by Damian Lanigan is busy creating beautiful music in our hallways.  But for those of us who aren’t classic-music-savvy, what in the world is “dissonance”,…

Happy Holidays from the Falcon!

On behalf of all our staff and artists, the Falcon wishes you a very happy holiday!  We are so grateful for all of you who join the theater community in celebrating and supporting the arts.  We are looking forward to…

Letters from Stan

Stan Laurel was a comedic genius and the second half of the comedy duo our first show of the season, Laurel and Hardy, is all about. What did Laurel do in his spare time? Apparently he wrote letters. “If I…

Laurel & Hardy in Culver City

Many of the scenes from Laurel and Hardy movies were shot around Los Angeles – especially Culver City in the Hal Roach years. Check out this video about a pop historian who built a computer replica of Culver City in…

Laurel and Hardy are almost here!

The beginning of our 2011-2012 Subscription Season is coming up fast.  It’s hard to believe that Laurel and Hardy is already in rehearsals, Southern Comforts prep is already beginning and we’re even having auditions for Dissonance (which doesn’t open until…