San Jose, CA — June 7, 2011 – San Jose Stage Company and Broadway San Jose are pleased to announce the winners of the National High School Musical Theatre Awards. Two Bay Area students, Trevor Bates and Maya Maniar, were also chosen for Outstanding Performance by an Actor and Actress in a musical to participate in the […]Read more "The 2011 Stage Top Honor Award Winners"
Golden Road to Unlimited Devotion Benefit Concert Directed by Randall King Music Direction by Don Dally January 17, 2011 at the California Theatre, 7:30pm. A special concert to benefit San Jose Stage Company performed by the Original Cast and Band one night only in a stunning event of extraordinary talent celebrating the Grateful Dead songbook. […]Read more "Golden Road to Unlimited Devotion Benefit Concert @ California Theatre, 01/17/11 @ 7:30pm"
Disclaimer: I didn’t see every play and musical in the Bay Area or on Broadway, so unfortunately this isn’t a comprehensive list. I did see over 60 productions this year and saw a wide variety of plays and musicals at most of the Bay Area Theatre companies and several in Las Vegas, London and New […]Read more "Top 10 Best Plays/Musicals of 2010"
And just like that, we are into the holiday season and this, of course, brings us some holiday and family-friendly shows! Several Bay Area theatres have already begun their runs of their holiday shows and several are opening the first weekend of December. In any event, you have plenty of great theatre to choose from. […]Read more "2010 December Bay Area Theatre Guide"
This past October was a big month of theatre for The Broadway Critic. I saw six shows in New York City – some great, some awful. Here’s the list with their accompanying reviews: 10/07/10 – The Scottsboro Boys @ Lyceum Theatre – 2 out of 5 stars 10/07/10 – Without You @ NYMF (featuring Anthony Rapp) – […]Read more "2010 November Bay Area Theatre Guide"
September started with a bang! I saw 8 shows last month all over the Bay Area ranging from San Francisco to Berkeley, down to San Jose and everywhere in between. Berkeley Rep’s Compulsion starring Mandy Patinkin was by far the best show of the month. It was a riveting new drama that shouldn’t be missed. […]Read more "2010 October Bay Area Theatre Guide"
San Jose Stage Announces Top Honor Awards to Local High School Students Two Top Honor Award Winners Got to New York for the 2010 National High School Musical Theatre Awards San Jose, CA — June 8, 2010 – San Jose Stage Company and Broadway San Jose are pleased to announce the winners of the National […]Read more "The 2010 Stage Top Honor Award Goes to…."