Arts Discount: VILLON

VillonPaduaPlaywrightsPadua Playwrights brings the latest adventure from visionary playwright Murray Mednick.  VILLON.  Mednick brings his unique sensibility to this hair-raising, sometimes violent and often hilarious exploits of François Villon where we follow the 15th century poet and his gang of bandits and vagabond priests through the treacherous forests of medieval France.  Kevin Weisman (from ABC’ Alias and HBO’s Hello Ladies) takes on the title role, heading an highly esteemed ensemble.

Playing at the Odyssey Theatre 2055 S. Sepulveda Blvd. through March 23.  For tickets visit www.PaduaPlaywrights.org or call (310) 477-2055 x2.  Save $5 by using code KCRW.