As curtains close amid pandemic, artists and entertainers adapt

Many in the arts and entertainment industries have found creative ways to work while the effects of COVID-19 have left many unemployed and organizations at a loss for what to do to continue their work.

Play’s themes hold up after 70 years

“A Streetcar Named Desire” stopped by the Candlelight Theatre March 4 and left some audience members clutching their purses, and on the verge of tears, with the gripping performance.

Pomona College ‘Macbeth’ bends gender norms

The Pomona College theater department’s production of “Macbeth” opened March 6 in the Seaver Theatre.

‘Bluest Eye’ pays tribute to Black history

Toni Morrison’s novel “The Bluest Eye” was given a breath of new life through the staged reading presented by the theater department and the Center for Multicultural Services Feb. 27 in the Dailey Theatre in celebration of Black History Month.

Production explores identity issues

The Claremont High School theater program hosted its second play of 2020 last week with the showing of “The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night Time.”

Play shines light on homelessness

Black lights, wall projections and a moving set helped tell the story of homeless youth battling addiction, abusive relationships and survival.

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