Reviews

“AN ILIAD” streaming from North Coast Repertory Theatre

“AN ILIAD” streaming from North Coast Repertory Theatre

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Posted at TimesofSanDiego.com on 12/12/20 RUN DATES:  12/9/20 - 1/24/21 VENUE: Streaming from North Coast Repertory Theatre The inevitability of war Read the full review here. Read More →

FEATURE: SAN DIEGO REP’S “HERE. U.S. NOW”

FEATURE: SAN DIEGO REP’S “HERE. U.S. NOW”

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Posted at TimesofSanDiego.com on 7/9/20 RUN DATES: ongoing VENUE: San Diego Repertory Theatre, nurturing playwrights from marginalized groups In the wake of the death of George Floyd, and the ensuing Black Lives Matter marches and demonstrations, organizations nationwide are scrambling to expand their diversity and inclusivity. Two local theaters —San Diego Repertory Theatre and San Diego Musical Theatre — are taking bold steps to bring in new work by members of marginalized groups. The 44 year-old San Diego Rep has Read More →

“JQA” streaming from San Diego Repertory Theatre

“JQA” streaming from San Diego Repertory Theatre

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Posted at TimesofSanDiego.com on 10/20/20 RUN DATES: 10/16/20 - 11/29/20 VENUE: Streaming from the San Diego Repertory Theatre You’re undoubtedly familiar with several Presidential triple-initials (they pop up in crossword puzzles all the time): FDR, JFK, LBJ. But JQA? Not so much. John Quincy Adams (1767-1848) was the 6th President of the United States. He was the son of Founding Father John Adams, and served nine terms in Congress, as well as being, at various times in his career, U.S. Read More →

“SAME TIME, NEXT YEAR” streaming from North Coast Repertory Theatre

“SAME TIME, NEXT YEAR” streaming from North Coast Repertory Theatre

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Posted at TimesofSanDiego.com on 10/24/20 RUN DATES: 10/10/20 - 11/29/20 VENUE: Filmed version streaming from North Coast Repertory Theatre In these socially distanced days, some of the best theater — filmed or Zoomed — takes the form of solo pieces, extended monologues or soliloquies that allow for a full range of emotion with no awkward interactions. In two-handers like Bernard Slade’s “Same Time, Next Year,” the only way to manage the various Close Encounters of the Romantic Kind, is Read More →

“A CHRISTMAS CAROL LIVE” filmed with Jefferson Mays

“A CHRISTMAS CAROL LIVE” filmed with Jefferson Mays

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Posted at TimesofSanDiego.com on 11/30/20 RUN DATES:  11/14/20 - 1/3/21 VENUE: streaming online (through the La Jolla Playhouse) Fantastical version, fantastic production Read the full review here. Read More →

FEATURE: “ISLAND OF B.A.D. KIDS” is innovative youth theater amid a pandemic

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Posted at TimesofSanDiego.com on 8/29/20 VENUE: Theatre Arts School of San Diego Most youth theater groups, says Courtney Corey, founder/director of the seven-year-old Theatre Arts School of San Diego, “are hyper-focused on the product. I think that does kids a disservice.” Corey knows her way around a stage, having appeared in the original Los Angeles and Chicago companies of “Wicked” (ultimately as Elphaba) as well as both the 1st and 2nd National Broadway tours of “Rent” (as Maureen). An alumna Read More →