Category: THEATRE

DAME EDNA

DAME EDNA

[ 0 ] January 14, 2015

AND THE MAN BENEATH THE LEGEND—MR. BARRY HUMPHRIES ~ by joel martens ~ I wasn’t quite sure what to expect when this interview opportunity came across my desk. The truth is, in fact, that I was just short of frightened. After doing much research, my fear level grew exponentially. One never knows with whom one […]

AVENUE Q! STREET-WISE ON CORONADO ISLAND

AVENUE Q! STREET-WISE ON CORONADO ISLAND

[ 0 ] January 12, 2015

by lisa lipsey –  There are two times in our lives, when we must rapidly learn to navigate the world—the first five years of life—and the five years just after high school, when we enter the “real world.” Wouldn’t it be nice to have your safe, warm, fuzzy, Sesame Street monster pals to teach you […]

'FUMBLING TOWARDS ECSTASY' - On Point in Honor of Sarah Mclachlan

‘FUMBLING TOWARDS ECSTASY’ – On Point in Honor of Sarah Mclachlan

[ 0 ] January 9, 2015

Calling all Lilith Fair lovers! Singer and songwriter Sarah McLachlan’s melodious music is back in Southern California and it has been paired with exquisite dance from the Alberta Ballet. Here for one night only, her music, pulled from a mix of her popular albums, is the inspiration for and soundtrack to Alberta Ballet’s Fumbling Towards […]

YOU’LL HAVE THE TIME OF YOUR LIFE! Dirty Dancing: The Classic Story On Stage

YOU’LL HAVE THE TIME OF YOUR LIFE! Dirty Dancing: The Classic Story On Stage

[ 0 ] January 5, 2015

by tony reverditto – “Dirty Dancing is one of our most beloved and timeless properties,” says Lionsgate Television COO Sandra Stern. “Its magic has enchanted audiences on film, television, DVD and digital platforms alike, and it remains a perennial bestseller in our film and television library. We’re delighted to participate in the latest stage incarnation […]

CYGNET THEATRE'S 'A CHRISTMAS CAROL' Setting the Scene with Andrew Hull

CYGNET THEATRE’S ‘A CHRISTMAS CAROL’ Setting the Scene with Andrew Hull

[ 0 ] December 9, 2014

by lisa lipsey –  Cygnet Theatre welcomes the return of A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens, though this year’s production is not the signature radio play you might have seen develop and flourish over the last few years. Artistic Director Sean Murray has opted for a full out, traditional production and it includes an original […]

CRACKIN’ NUTS WITH THE SECOND CITY

CRACKIN’ NUTS WITH THE SECOND CITY

[ 0 ] December 8, 2014

by chris carpenter –  Leave it to The Second City improv masters, to mine comedic gold from holiday horrors such as drunken relatives, inappropriate gifts and office parties gone wild. The troupe returns to the La Jolla Playhouse following their enormously successful run last summer, with an all-new The Second City’s Nut-Cracking Holiday Revue, currently […]

HEART OF DIXIE

HEART OF DIXIE

[ 0 ] December 8, 2014

by ken knox –  TRAVELING TUPPERWARE LEGEND DIXIE LONGATE, TELLS THE RAGE MONTHLY ALL ABOUT LIFE ON THE ROAD, GROUPIES AND WHY TUPPERWARE IS “THE BEST CRAP ON THE PLANET.” If there’s one thing Dixie Longate knows about, it’s how to spin selling plastic storage containers into an art form. Having once fallen on hard times (and […]

PILOBOLUS: DANCE REDEFINED

PILOBOLUS: DANCE REDEFINED

[ 0 ] November 10, 2014

by joel martens –  POWER sometimes comes in small packages and as is often the case, what is on the surface belies what lies beneath. Both are perfect metaphors for the dance phenom, Pilobolus. Much like its namesake, a tiny phototropic fungus that grows in barnyard organic matter, which can propel itself with extraordinary strength, […]

“LUCIE” IN THE SKY WITH THE NATIONAL TOUR OF 'PIPPIN'

“LUCIE” IN THE SKY WITH THE NATIONAL TOUR OF ‘PIPPIN’

[ 0 ] November 6, 2014

by tony reverditto –  The new, circus-inspired production of Pippin, directed by Diane Paulus, features Lucie Arnaz with an acrobatic troupe of performers. Pippin, a young prince, longs to find passion and adventure in his life. To prove his loyalty to his father, King Charles, Pippin goes to war. But when Leading Player convinces the […]

HAVING A HUNCH ON THE HUNCHBACK OF NOTRE DAME AT LA JOLLA PLAYHOUSE

HAVING A HUNCH ON THE HUNCHBACK OF NOTRE DAME AT LA JOLLA PLAYHOUSE

[ 0 ] October 13, 2014

by chris carpenter –   Disney’s 1996 animated adaptation of Victor Hugo’s classic novel The Hunchback of Notre Dame may well be the storied studio’s most gay-relevant production to date. The movie was controversial in conservative Christian circles upon its release for that very reason, as well as for its inclusion of more adult than […]

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