Ken Levine (his link is in the margin) posted about the absurdity of finding an agent for a play he wrote.
Mr. Excitement (a link is also in the margin) posted a response.
I've been pretty vocal in both places about it, but rather than post more about the subject, I thought I'd just offer links to my previous agent entries.
Here's where you'll find my experience with a Hollywood agent. It was - overall - a good one.
Here's where you'll find my take on theatre agents - as I've known them so far.