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REVIEW – GUYS AND DOLLS – SOUTH BAY MUSICAL THEATRE

Guys and Dolls is a musical standard. It’s a show with a cheesy plot devised of equal parts heart and humor. It’s not particularly scandalous in any way and despite being in part about gamblers, the show is clean, sweet, … Continue reading

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REVIEW – THANKS FOR PLAYING, THE GAME SHOW, SHOW – THE RETRO DOME

If you looked at any one aspect of the Retro Dome’s play Thanks for Playing the Game Show, Show, there’s no doubt you’d like what you saw. Great talent, wonderful ly colorful sets and lights, fantastic costumes, humor, heart, audience participation, … Continue reading

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REVIEW – THE PRODUCERS – HILLBARN THEATRE

With an iconic show like The Producers, you run the risk of certain celebrities having played the title roles to such a high standard that you really can’t imagine someone else doing them justice. There are certain people that were just born to play … Continue reading

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REVIEW – Bach at Leipzig – Pear Avenue Theatre

Seldom do I find I show as sassy and sarcastic as myself, but the Pear Avenue Theatre’s production of Bach at Leipzig has put up a respectable fight for the title. A witty mix of vaudevillian slapstick, masterfully crafted satirical farce … Continue reading

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PREVIEW- INTERVIEW- DANE AGOSTINIS – THE BEAST – BEAUTY & THE BEAST – BROADWAY SAN JOSE

Monday. Sigh. Although I know it will be nearly impossible to accept, admittedly, on occasion, even a Princess, such as myself, has been know to act the beast on a Monday. It’s as if I’m under a spell. This got me thinking … Continue reading

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REVIEW – Becoming Britney – The Retro Dome

Britney Spears, move over, you’ve been replaced by the cast of Becoming Britney. The triple threat talent of this cast is seriously exciting to experience and truly top-notch. From executing one hip-hop pop dance number after another to belting solos and blending balanced harmonies to delivering … Continue reading

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REVIEW – West Side Story – Broadway San Jose

I’m not the kind of girl that reads a book twice. Movies, even the best, might get a repeat or two, but usually spaced over years. Theatre however is different for me. The temptation to visit multiple productions, sometimes even … Continue reading

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INTERVIEW – Chaz Wolcott – CATS – Broadway San Jose

  The Princess is super busy with Princess-type things and found herself needing to delegate a few writing assignments out to Paxton, one of her three-legged wonder cats. Yes, one of them, she has two. As it turns out the … Continue reading

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REVIEW – How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying- West Valley Light Opera

How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying is a show that’s meant to be over the top. I mean huge. It’s no wonder it landed back on Broadway recently as it lends itself to gigantic production numbers and gimmicky … Continue reading

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REVIEW – My Three Angels – Santa Clara Players

Cute. Kittens are cute (if you aren’t allergic to them.) Kids are cute (assuming you aren’t allergic to them or they aren’t having a meltdown in the grocery store.) And, My Three Angels at Santa Clara Players is cute (provided … Continue reading

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