"A unique post-modern cabaret that is taking the city by storm." - Vanity Fair
“For The Record is an industry player with the clout to stage an homage to Martin Scorsese.” – Los Angeles Times
“Great singers, great songs and great movies” – The Hollywood Reporter
"Scorsese ought to top every music, movie, and theater lover’s October must-see list. It makes for one bang-up night at the theater, with the accent on BANG!" - StageSceneLA
For The Record returns to Los Angeles to celebrate legendary filmmaker Martin Scorsese. The acclaimed For The Record series is a unique, genre-bending form of live entertainment turning the soundtracks of iconic filmmakers into thrilling immersive theatrical concerts. American Crime Requiem explores over 40 years of Scorsese's storytelling, his passion for music and the people who make it. The show stars an eclectic mix of artists from the worlds of music, stage and screen performing an epic setlist from GoodFellas, Casino, The Departed, The Wolf of Wall Street and more. Part rock concert, part drama, part nightclub. All LEGENDARY!
THIS PRODUCTION CONTAINS SCENES WITH STRONG VIOLENCE AND VERY STRONG LANGUAGE.
GUNSHOTS WILL BE FIRED DURING THIS PERFORMANCE. THIS PRODUCTION ALSO USES ATMOSPHERIC HAZE EFFECTS, STROBE LIGHT EFFECTS AND HERBAL CIGARETTES
NOT RECOMMENDED FOR AGES UNDER 18.
This production is made possible by generous support from David C. Bohnett.
Read the program notes here.