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REVIEW- The Tragical History of Doctor Faustus – San Jose Repertory Theatre

A play is like kind of like a recipe. You take some ingredients, you mix them all about, you let it bake, you serve it up and you hope that everyone (whose taste buds are as individual as finger prints) … Continue reading

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REVIEW- Disconnect – San Jose Rep

There’s perfect metaphor for every live theater experience and for the San Jose Rep’s Disconnect, this metaphor was a giant novelty gumball machine. While that should be a totally sufficient description and require no further explanation, I’ll elaborate just in … Continue reading

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PREVIEW – PUTTING THE ART IN HEART THIS VALENTINE’S – IDEAS FOR YOUR CELEBRATION

The first official hump day of February has come and gone and you know what that means.  If you’re fortunate enough to have a significant other (or perhaps you have your eye on your future Mr. or Mrs.) you should officially have … Continue reading

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REVIEW- NEXT TO NORMAL – SAN JOSE REPERTORY THEATRE

Severe mental health problems and the havoc that they wreak on a family, wouldn’t necessarily serve as my first choice for an evening’s entertainment. Fold that plot into a musical vessel and, it’s true, I start to make that face. … Continue reading

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REVIEW – FREUD’S LAST SESSION – San Jose Repertory Theatre

If I could throw a dinner party and only invite 8 people, living or dead, I’ve often wondered who’d make the cut. Up until last week when The San Jose Rep opened Freud’s Last Session, it had not occurred to … Continue reading

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REVIEW – Bill W. and Dr Bob – San Jose Rep

”Hey, let’s go see a play about the founders of AA” isn’t maybe something you expect to hear or get super excited about, right? What? Not your feel good play of the year? Okay, maybe not, never-the-less, San Jose Rep … Continue reading

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REVIEW- Neil Berg’s 101 Years of Broadway- San Jose Rep Theatre

101 years. That’s a long time. Though I deny liking musicals more times than I admit to liking them, I’m super glad Broadway has made it that far. I hope it continues to flourish for many, many more centuries. San … Continue reading

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