ANASTASIA, the musical is a charming mix of fairytale and history, all accented by some truly stunning costumes. This musical on memory, family, and adventure is playing at the San Diego Civic Theatre through October 6th. Anya (Lila Coogan) is Anya, an amnesiac orphan trying to make a way in the newly Bolshevik controlled Russia….


A THOUSAND SPLENDID SUNS opens bathed in a warm and rosy light, with the mountains in relief in the distance. Not unlike the desert in which this play is set, this beauty comes tinged with danger and sorrow as the details show the materials of the sun and mountains are sharp edged and jagged pieces…

Review: ORPHAN OF ZHAO at La Jolla Playhouse

THE ORPHAN OF ZHAO, currently playing at The La Jolla Playhouse presents an a story rooted in fourth century BCE. This modern adaption of an ancient Chinese legend, sometimes refereed to as “the Chinese Hamlet” is a tale of vengeance, honor, and destiny and is playing through August 3, 2014 at the Mandell Weis Theatre….