Reviews

“AROUND THE WORLD IN 80 DAYS” at New Village Arts

“AROUND THE WORLD IN 80 DAYS” at New Village Arts

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Posted at TimesofSanDiego.com on 11/25/19 RUN DATES: 11/8/19 - 12/22/19 VENUE: New Village Arts A musical globe-trotting trip Read the full review here. Read More →

“AMERICAN BUFFALO” at Backyard Renaissance Theatre Company

“AMERICAN BUFFALO” at Backyard Renaissance Theatre Company

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Aired on KSDS-FM on 11/29/19 RUN DATES: 11/14/19 - 12/7/19 VENUE: Backyard Renaissance Theatre Co. at 10th Avenue Arts A David Mamet classic, profanity, misogyny and all Read the full review here. Read More →

“HANDBAGGED” at Moxie Theatre

“HANDBAGGED” at Moxie Theatre

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Posted at TimesofSanDiego.com on 10/27/19 RUN DATES: 10/19/19 - 11/17/19 VENUE: Moxie Theatre There are still many U.S. citizens who cannot conceive of a woman at the helm of the country. But there was a time in the U.K. (1979-1990) when there were two females at the top: Queen Elizabeth II and Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher. They were, in many ways, antithetical: in temperament, background, personality and politics. It was rumored that the two women, born six months apart, had Read More →

“THE LAST FIVE YEARS” at Cygnet Theatre

“THE LAST FIVE YEARS” at Cygnet Theatre

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Posted at TimesofSanDiego.com on 10/29/19 RUN DATES: 10/23/19 - 11/17/19 VENUE: Cygnet Theatre The joy and pain of love: its rapturous beginning and its heartbreaking end. True love is all-consuming, just like devotion to an artform; both require complete commitment.  Are they compatible? Only if you’re lucky—and equally committed and attentive to both. It isn’t easy. The real-life evolution and dissolution of the marriage of brilliant, Tony Award-winning composer/lyricist Jason Robert Brown inspired him to write “The Last Five Years” Read More →

“RING ROUND THE MOON” at Lamb’s Players Theatre

“RING ROUND THE MOON” at Lamb’s Players Theatre

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Aired on KSDS-FM on 11/1/19 RUN DATES: 10/11/19 - 11/17/19 VENUE: Lamb's Players Theatre Meet Hugo and Frédéric, identical twin brothers. By the end of “Ring Round the Moon,” the cold, calculating manipulator discovers that he has a heart, and the romantic milquetoast finds his spine. After many incidents, hurdles and machinations, both wind up perfectly matched. The play is an English adaptation, written by Christopher Fry in 1950, of a 1947 French satire by Jean Anouilh. It’s the Read More →

“HEATHERS THE MUSICAL” at OB Playhouse

“HEATHERS THE MUSICAL” at OB Playhouse

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Aired on KSDS-FM on 11/15/19 RUN DATES: 10/18/19 - 11/17/19 VENUE: OB Playhouse Mean Girls meet The Wild One— with a high school grudge and a gun. And a bomb. Cue the choreography. “Heathers the Musical” took a dark, off-the-wall 1988 cult film and made it even darker --- and funnier.  Only “Carrie the Musical” has more vengeful high school deaths. But there are more laughs here amid the blood and mayhem, thanks to the quirkiness of the misfits and Read More →