LA theater

and yet even more bad news for the home team

headline: “Another LA theater critic gets the ax.” Right after SLM’s downmotion at the LA Weekly, Daily Breeze theater critic Jim Farber has been let go. My proud, former, first, last and only city, what’s happening to you? Where are the days when a director of 24 with her head alternately in the sand and the clouds could get eloquently slammed for her improvised choruses, at the fabled hands of SLM’s witticisms? Where, oh where, are the smackdowns going to come from now?