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Director David Ellenstein on THE REMARKABLE MISTER HOLMES

THE REMARKABLE MISTER HOLMES director and co-writer David Ellenstein talks about working with his talented co-creators Omri Schein and Daniel Lincoln, and why they knew audiences would love a musical comedy about the world’s greatest detective -playing July 20th – August 21st.  … Continue readingDirector David Ellenstein on THE REMARKABLE MISTER HOLMES

Interview with the creative team of WITNESSES

CCAE Theatricals brings the world premiere of their first original musical with WITNESSES to the California Center for the Arts, Escondido from July 15 – July 30th. The musical brings the voices of five Jewish teen diarists during the Holocaust to the stage to allow their stories to be told. Conceived by Jordan Beck, the Managing Producer of Theatrical Productions for CCAE, along with the show Director and CCAE’s Artistic Director J. Scott Lapp talk about the process of bringing this piece to the stage, and what they hope audiences take away from WITNESSES. … Continue readingInterview with the creative team of WITNESSES

Director Rhiannon McAfee on PUFFS from Fenix Theatre

Director Rhiannon McAfee talks about PUFFS: OR SEVEN INCREASINGLY EVENTFUL YEARS AT A CERTAIN SCHOOL OF MAGIC AND MAGIC, what she loves about this show, her talented cast, and showing the world of Hogwarts to stage with a distinctly Hufflepuff perspective. PUFFS is playing at the Tenth Street theatre July 14th – August 13th. … Continue readingDirector Rhiannon McAfee on PUFFS from Fenix Theatre

Jonathan Sangster talks about writing “boy: a new musical”

Jonathan Sangster talks about writing “boy: a new musical” & the upcoming concert fundraiser happening this Monday, May 16th! This fundraiser will support this show’s journey to NY & offers performances from some of their favorite San Diego and Broadway performers as well. … Continue readingJonathan Sangster talks about writing “boy: a new musical”

Amy Ashton talks about producing the WOW Festival

he sun is shining and it’s the perfect time to go outdoors and see some theatre! The La Jolla Playhouse WOW Festival is back April 21- 24th at the Arts District in Liberty Station. WOW Festival producer Amy Ashton talks about the festival, what to expect from this year’s shows, and what she hopes it inspires in people for the future. … Continue readingAmy Ashton talks about producing the WOW Festival

Patrice Amon on creating ON HER SHOULDERS WE STAND

Writer and director Patrica Amon talks about creating the work, the importance of the audience connection, and her personal inspiration for the show ON HER SHOULDERS WE STAND from TuYou Theatre and Turnkey Theatre – playing at the Bread & Salt Gallery from February 11th – 26th. … Continue readingPatrice Amon on creating ON HER SHOULDERS WE STAND

Director and Co-Production Initatives now open at Coronado Playhouse

Are you a director or a theatre group looking for a theatre open to your submissions? Then Coronado Playhouse wants to hear from you! They are accepting submissions for their plays, musicals, cabarets, and concerts for their 2023 season are open through Saturday, February 12th. … Continue readingDirector and Co-Production Initatives now open at Coronado Playhouse

John Bell brings the music of MY FAIR LADY to San Diego

 MY FAIR LADY has one of the most iconic scores in musical theatre. When it comes to bringing that score to life, John Bell the musical director for the national tour is the man in charge of making sure that lush, gorgeous music sounds vibrant and expressive in every city they perform in. John Bell talks about what exactly his job entails, the magic of an orchestra, and his favorite musical moments of the show. MY FAIR LADY is playing at the San Diego Civic Theatre from November 30 -December 5th. … Continue readingJohn Bell brings the music of MY FAIR LADY to San Diego