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Sandra Bernhard returning to REDCAT with new show

April 9, 2012 | 11:28 am


Sandra Bernhard, who performed at REDCAT last year, is set to return to the downtown Los Angeles venue with her new show, "Sandrology." The comedian is scheduled to appear from May 30 to June 3, with all performances at 8 p.m, except the final one, which will begin at 7 p.m.

"Sandrology" will examine "the worlds of contemporary culture, politics and celebrity," according to organizers. The show, which will feature Bernhard with a rock band, takes its title from the comedian's regular spot on the Bravo talk show "Watch What Happens Live," on which she serves as a "cultural anthropologist."

Last year, Bernhard appeared at REDCAT with her show "I Love Being Me, Don't You?" The comedian is known for her aggressive performance style, and sometimes raunchy and profane rhetoric.

REDCAT said "Sandrology" will feature musical numbers. The organization said that Bernhard's previous show had sold out and that they had been in talks with her to return ever since.


Sandra Bernhard loves being onstage

Review: 'Sandra Bernhard: I Love Being Me, Don't You?'

Music review: Morton Subotnick, California E.A.R. Unit at REDCAT

-- David Ng

Photo: Sandra Bernhard. Credit: Richard Hartog / Los Angeles Times