Larry Fineberg's futuristic play about an unemployed clairvoyant caught up in passionate romance, corporate intrigue and impending death will end its extended world premiere, June 19. The Playwrights' Arena mounting began previews April 8, opened April 10, and was originally supposed to run through May 22. Mark Bringelson directs.
The Clairvoyant features D.G. Bannon, Dan Bell, Elizabeth Cava, Sarah Lilly, David Shofner and Garrett Swann.
Fineberg is a Canadian playwright whose credits include Stonehenge, Hope, Human Remains, Montreal and Tickle Me. As resident playwright for the Stratford Festival, his drama Eve starred Jessica Tandy and won the Chalmers Award for Best Canadian Play.
Playwrights' Arena is a company dedicated to discovering and nurturing Los Angeles playwrights. It is headed by Jon Lawrence Rivera.
Playwrights' Arena is at 5262 Pico Blvd. Call (323) 960-7756 for information on The Clairvoyant. -- By Willard Manus
Southern California Correspondent