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REVIEW – Motown the Musical – Broadway San Jose

I’m not going to lie, going into Broadway San Jose’s Motown the Musical I thought there was a good chance I might be about 20 years too young to fully appreciate it. You’d think I’d be trusting enough by now, … Continue reading

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REVIEW – The Wild Party – San Jose Stage

The Wild Party may well be the illegitimate musical bastard that resulted from a drunken orgy between Cabaret, Three Penny Opera, Bonnie and Clyde, Chicago and a snuff film. Full of appalling, damaged, depraved, and generally vile, predatory characters, it … Continue reading

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REVIEW – 39 Steps – San Jose Stage

You know you’re silly, right? I’m talking to you Production of The 39 Steps at the San Jose Stage. Yes, you. Silly. Downright, campy, over-the-top silly. Not that that’s a bad thing at all. No, no, you are a welcome … Continue reading

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REVIEW – RODGERS AND HAMMERSTEIN’S CINDERELLA – Broadway San Jose

You might think that just because I choose to assert my royal title of Princess, that I might be predisposed to frilly, fluffy, romantic fairytales. If you thought that though, you’d be mostly wrong. I’m nearly immune (nearly) to the ooh … Continue reading

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REVIEW – Jane Austen’s Persuasion – San Jose Stage

There were two very short periods in my life when I read for pleasure. 8th grade, when a very smart teacher introduced me to the likes of fantasy/sci-fi authors Anne McCaffrey, Piers Anthony, Douglas Adams and Ray Bradbury, and then … Continue reading

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