Reviews

“HARLEM DUET” streaming from the Coronado Playhouse

“HARLEM DUET” streaming from the Coronado Playhouse

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Posted at TimesofSanDiego.com on 3/22/21 RUN DATES:  3/19/21 - 4/18/21 VENUE:   streaming from the Coronado Playhouse A contemporary 'prequel' to "Othello" Read the full review here. Read More →

“A THOUSAND WAYS” an interactive WOW offering from La Jolla Playhouse

“A THOUSAND WAYS” an interactive WOW offering from La Jolla Playhouse

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Posted at TimesofSanDiego.com on 1/31/21 RUN DATES: 1/21/21 - 3/7/21 VENUE: Interactive from La Jolla Playhouse In the near-year since the pandemic upended our lives, and shuttered all performance venues, theater has adapted, morphed and evolved, to meet the changing times. Plays have been presented virtually or on demand — as readings or staged productions on Zoom. Some have been written expressly for Zoom. Some “live” productions take place an empty theater space; some are filmed onstage or green-screened, Read More →

“THE MEETING” streaming from Point Loma Playhouse

“THE MEETING” streaming from Point Loma Playhouse

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Posted at TimesofSanDiego.com on 3/2/21 RUN DATES: 2/26/21 - 3/13/21 VENUE:  Streaming from Point Loma Playhouse In an arm-wrestle challenge between civil rights icons Martin Luther King and Malcolm X, who do you think would win? If your curiosity is piqued, you should check out “The Meeting,” Jeff Stetson’s 1987 hypothetical drama. The two greats never really had a strength-competition, or even a conversation. They only crossed paths once, when they were both in Washington D.C. to watch the Senate Read More →

“”THE HISTORY OF JOY” from Vanguard Culture

“”THE HISTORY OF JOY” from Vanguard Culture

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Posted at TimesofSanDiego.com on 3/20/21 RUN DATES:  4 segments, 3/25/21 - 11/18/21 VENUE: Streaming from Vanguard Culture Artistic cross-pollination Read the full review here. Read More →

HERSHEY FELDER IN “BEFORE FIDDLER,” streaming from Italy, hosted by San Diego Repertory Theatre

HERSHEY FELDER IN “BEFORE FIDDLER,” streaming from Italy, hosted by San Diego Repertory Theatre

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Posted at TimesofSanDiego.com on 2/9/21 RUN DATES: 2/7/21 - 2/14/21 VENUE: Streamed from Italy, hosted by the San Diego Repertory Theatre Hershey Felder, acclaimed pianist-actor-writer-producer and inhabitor of major composers, was born to Eastern European immigrants and grew up in a Jewish enclave of Montreal. Yiddish was spoken in his modern orthodox home (he also speaks six other languages); from a young age, he participated in Yiddish theater. So, it makes perfect sense for him to delve into the Read More →

“cul-de-sac,” streaming from Coronado Playhouse

“cul-de-sac,” streaming from Coronado Playhouse

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Posted at TimesofSanDiego.com on 2/2/21 RUN DATES: 1/30/21 - 2/14/21 VENUE: Coronado Playhouse For most people, “Keeping up with the Joneses” is just an expression. For the couples sharing a suburban cul-de-sac, it’s a painful daily reality. John Cariani, Tony-nominated actor (for playing Motel the Tailor in the 2004 Broadway revival of “Fiddler on the Roof”), is also a playwright, best known for his first theater work, “Almost, Maine.” “cul-de-sac” (he apparently insists on the lower-case title) was his second Read More →