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Reviews Update

Wednesday, April 7th, 2010

Reviews from two shows I’ve seen recently: Alive and Well at the Old Globe. Speech and Debate at Diversionary

Dreamgirls

Saturday, March 20th, 2010

I saw the new production of Dreamgirls in LA this afternoon.  They’ve incorporated some of the songs from the movie version, including a brilliant duet version of “Listen”.  The staging for “Steppin’ to the Bad Side” is phenomenal – throughout the show they’ve made spectacular use of projection screens, but in this number it even […]

Boeing-Boeing

Saturday, March 20th, 2010

This week I saw the Old Globe production of Boeing-Boeing

Lost In Yonkers

Monday, February 1st, 2010

Saturday I saw the Old Globe production of Lost In Yonkers.

Whisper House

Monday, January 25th, 2010

This year, I’m going to log the theater I see, especially if it’s a review assignment. I reviewed the world premier musical Whisper House last week.

The Year in Theater

Friday, December 4th, 2009

We recently sent out our Christmas newsletter (if you didn’t get it – e-mail me), and I realized that I have been doing something this year that I have barely shared in this blog. Early in the year, my friend Roger in San Francisco connected me with the entertainment editor for the Edge websites.  Roger […]