Well, those of you living in the Los Angeles area (or who will be visiting the Los Angeles area) have a chance to win a pair of tickets to opening night of Three Sisters on Sunday, February 1, 2009, which includes a post-show reception with food, music, and champagne—that's an $80 value! (If the winner cannot attend on that day, then he or she may choose any other performance.) Here are details about the production, which stars some guy from Desperate Housewives (I don't watch the show—I know: Bad gay! Bad gay!):
Chalk Repertory Theatre andFor a chance to win, all you have to do is guess what my favorite story from J.D. Salinger's Nine Stories is. (Here's a list of possible titles.) Leave your guess in the comments section. If you're not a Blogger member, you can comment anonymously and leave your name or your initials; when I announce the winner, you'll know if you won and all you have to do is e-mail me. In the event of a tie, the winner will be chosen randomly from all correct guesses. Deadline for entries is Wednesday, January 28, 2009, 11:59PM.
Hollywood Forever Cemetery present
by Anton Chekhov
U.S. Premiere of a New Version by Susan Coyne
This classic Russian story features a diverse cast starring Ricardo Antonio Chavira of Desperate Housewives, with the central family being portrayed by Asian-American actors. Free parking.
January 30, 2009-February 22, 2009
The Masonic Lodge
Hollywood Forever Cemetery
6000 Santa Monica Boulevard
Los Angeles, CA 90038
For more information and tickets, visit Chalk Repertory Theatre.