LOS ANGELES --Five different stories of child abuse lie at the heart of Random Acts of Evil , the world premiere of a new play by Alice Chapman running Sundays at 2 PM, Jan. 4-Feb. 15. The American Renegade Theatre Company's outreach program Theatre of Hope for Abused Women produces at the Bitter Truth Theatre in N. Hollywood. Champlin directs a cast that includes Taylor Allbright, Zoe Warner, Carla Von, Jodi Taffel and Kaye Kittrell (formerly of "Saturday Night Live"). Call (818) 766-9702.
-- By Willard Manus
Southern California Correspondent