THE UNDERPANTS

THE UNDERPANTS, now playing at The Old Globe through September 8th, based on the 1911 comedy from Carl Sternheim, and then adapted by Steve Martin in 2008 shows how far comedy has come and how far we still have to go.  Alas, even with a charming and talented cast and the comedic pedigree of Martin…

Two geniuses walk into a bar….. “Picasso at the Lapin Agile”

“Picasso at the LapiTwo geniuses walk into a bar….. “Picasso at the Lapin Agile”n Agile” has a plot that sounds a bit like discussion questions that you get in college classes, from drunken people from parties, or pretentious coffee shop hipsters. You know the ones…”What if two geniuses met before they hit their stride?” In…