Maverick Theater's stage version stays close to the legendary film, but nevertheless pleases
Andrew Jackson Musical, Cannibals, John Waters and Shakespeare!
Maverick Theater's latest play is an accurate, albeit empty, reflection of modern moms and dads
In a little more than a year, Orange County lost two of its edgiest, longest-established storefront theaters: The Monkey Wrench Collective, which closed in December 2011, and the Hunger Artists Theatre Co., which closed in November. Both announcements were disheartening because, together (if you cou ... More >>
Previewing OC theater for 2013
Though not quite the Second Coming, the Fullerton troupe's humorous Elvis production reminds us that the merchants still need to be banished from the temple
[Summer Guide 2012] Ten plays to watch in OC this summer
Maverick Theater's version of Peter Morgan's play captures the tense, historic interview perfectly
Will BlakelyBrad Fraser's True Love LiesBack in the days when water was clean, love was worth it and nothing but unlimited promise beckoned on the horizon, OC Weekly used to host an annual OC Weekly Theater Awards. Launched in 1997 in order to celebrate the best theatrical accomplishments of the ... More >>
Two months out of the year, plays on most local stages share a similar theme. In December, holiday plays are everywhere, whether they're adaptations of something traditional, like Charles Dickens' A Christmas Carol, something sappy and sentimental (insert just about every holiday-t ... More >>
Maverick Theater masters the irreverent Mel Brooks musical
The Maverick Theater's film-to-theater conversion isn't playing with a full deck
Santa Claus conquers martians, tramples Christmas spirit. Yay!
Plenty of cheers but little suspense in Maverick’s cult classic homage
Actors, troubadours, campfire singers, cowboy poets & purty pictures (Please don’t shoot the piano player!)
The Burlesque of Bond brings old-fashioned sexiness to a new era
Santa Claus Conquers the Martians is great stuff, we shitteth you not
A Night of the Living Dead adaptation with a pulse
The Maverick Theater is trying to seduce us
The King is pointless, when we have the real thing
A sadly unhuman Stalag 17
Rocky rules, and the Maverick is even better
Brian Newell just wants to open a theater in Fullerton. But will the city let him?
The Great American Arm Wrestling Musical is heremaybe
Maverick Theaters Frankenstein
Joel Beers theater notes
An OC Weekly guide to holiday theater
The Maverick Theaters A Christmas Carol
The play that launched a theater
Jesus saves The King
Its the 2001 OC Weekly Theater Awards!
Stalag 17 avoids WWII nostalgia trip