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WATCHING O.J. at the Atwater Village theatre


Deborah Klugman – LA Weekly

Playwright David McMillan’s Watching O.J. cogently encapsulates the passions and perspectives surrounding the murder trial of ex-professional football star and actor O.J. Simpson – an event which captivated America and much of the Western world this month, 20 years ago. Read more…

David C. Nichols – LA Times

Tomorrow you can be white again, Harold,” one of the central characters is told in “Watching O.J.,” the Ensemble Studio Theatre/Los Angeles’ account of the day the O.J. Simpson verdict came down. The production has some new-play issues, but as that provocative line indicates, the pertinence of “Watching O.J.” is undeniable. Read more…

Now running through November 8.