TARRYTOWN is a modern update for a classic folktale

TARRYTOWN, a world premiere musical shows that you never know what will cause you to lose your head, in this clever and entertaining musical about love, friendship, and relationships. Presented by the Backyard Renaissance Theatre Company is playing through Sunday, December 17th at the Diversionary Black Box Theatre. Inspired by Washington Irving’s famous folktale “The…

LA POSADA MAGICA is a funny and sweet holiday show

LA POSADA MAGICA, presented by the Hispanic Arts Theatre in Association with the Coronado Playhouse, is a funny and sweet journey that is a nice reminder that magic, faith, and community can help anyone, no matter what their journey. LA POSADA MAGICA is a magical, musical version of the Latino custom of Las Posadas. Las…

James Roday talks about PSYCH: THE MOVIE!

James Roday is a man of many talents; actor, director, screenwriter. But it is his performance as Shawn Spencer, a hyper observant consulting detective on USA’s show PSYCH for many years, from which many people know and love him. This quirky and beloved comedy was full of fun and mischief and sadly ended in 2014….

FLY BY NIGHT at Coronado Playhouse

FLY BY NIGHT is a musical that may have a name that implies something that is rushed together to get it done, but that is not is a case in this charming and well put together production playing through December 10th at the Coronado Playhouse. The musical follows Harold, (Weston Bennett) a young sandwich maker…

BLACK PEARL SINGS is a powerful play with music

BLACK PEARL SINGS at the San Diego Repertory Theatre, is a story of Pearl and Susannah, two women who are opposites in every way that find a path to their goals through history and music.  This production is a beautiful play that is enhanced by the songs that are woven through it. Susannah Mullally, played…

THE MOORS at Diversionary find comedy in gothic literature roots

The Diversionary invites you to Explore THE MOORS in this Brontë inspired dark comedy playing through December 10th.  Turning some of the well-known tropes of this genre on its head, THE MOORS shows women who are flourishing in the wilds of this harsh wilderness, and find that men and marriage are not the solution to…

CINDERELLA brings magic at the San Diego Civic Theatre

Cinderella, the Prince, the Fairy Godmother, and the whole gang are at the San Diego Civic Theatre for a short but magical run through Sunday, December 3rd. Based on the “Rogers & Hammerstein’s Cinderella” that some may remember playing on television, this show offers a slightly different version of the show.  Cinderella played by Tatuana…

Summer at the Playhouse

The La Jolla Playhouse wants the audience to say, “I Feel Love” towards the ‘Hot Stuff” that is the new Donna Summer jukebox musical SUMMER: THE DONNA SUMMER MUSICAL.  With a long list of hit songs “On The Radio”, there is plenty of material to work with for this show (and review, but “Enough is…