Tag Archives: What to see in San Jose

REVIEW – The Toxic Avenger – San Jose Stage

Do you remember hearing about that Musical Theater orgy between Little Shop of Horrors, Urinetown, and Hairspray that happened at a Bruce Springsteen concert? Well, probably not, mostly because I made it up just now as an illustrative device, but … Continue reading

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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- RFK – San Jose Stage Company

There are days of late, when I spy a gray hair protruding from my pigtails and I think for a moment; so this is “old.” Such moments seem increasingly more frequent for this lady in her 40th year and while … Continue reading

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REVIEW – The Book of Mormon – Broadway San Jose

There is no doubt that The Book Of Mormon is not advisable for the prudish or for the easily offended.  Truth be told, it might present some challenges for those who consider themselves moderately offendable. Okay, and anyone that has … Continue reading

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PREVIEW/INTERVIEW – THE BOOK OF MORMON – BROADWAY SAN JOSE

Alexandra Ncube who plays Nabulungi in the soon to be in San Jose tour of The Book of Mormon was kind enough to answer a few personal questions. Well, they weren’t THAT personal. I mean, I could have asker her … Continue reading

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REVIEW- Violet – Tabard Theatre Company

There’s a miracle worth lining up for at the Theatre on San Pedro Square. It takes the form of a beautifully performed and soulfully written musical called Violet. It is both a whisper and a roar and it proudly shines … 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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