The Book of Mormon has hit the Bay Area! The first show was on Tuesday, November 27th, 2012 and twitter was blowing up with some awesome tweets about the show! Here are some of my favorites! If you do see the show, make sure you tweet about it and use the hashtag: #MormonSF TWITTER RESPONSES: @JustinLedezma #MormonSF was […]Read more "Twitter Response to the first preview of “The Book of Mormon” in San Francisco"
Peter Pan flew into San Jose on Tuesday night and leaves Sunday evening — a short, but magical one week run. This isn’t Disney’s Peter Pan or even the latest Peter Pan play that was recently in San Francisco, this is Broadway’s Peter Pan starring Cathy Rigby. This Broadway classic is a must-see at any age! I walked into […]Read more "Theatre Review: “Peter Pan” @ Broadway San Jose, 11/20/12"
A year and a half was just the right amount of time before seeing The Book of Mormon musical again. If you’ve read my initial review of the production in previews back in February 2011, then you’ll know how much it negatively affected me. I still remember walking out of the theatre, flabbergasted by what […]Read more "Theatre Review: “The Book of Mormon” (tour) @ Pantages Theatre, LA, 11/02/12"
For all of you who have asked me about how to get tickets to see The Book of Mormon in San Francisco, here’s your only chance: “THE BOOK OF MORMON, winner of nine Tony Awards including Best Musical, is pleased to announce a lottery ticket policy for the National Tour, which begins November 27 at the […]Read more "Do You Want Tickets to “The Book of Mormon”?"
The Lion King – what else is there to say about this show that hasn’t been said before? It opened on Broadway fifteen years ago on October 15, 1997 at the New Amsterdam Theatre. Fifteen years… millions of audience members, thousands of reviews, and still last night’s Wednesday evening performance in San Francisco was sold-out. […]Read more "Theatre Review: “The Lion King” @ SHN Orpheum Theatre, 11/08/12"
I decided to wait to publish this review of Memphis until after Broadway San Jose closed their recent Bay Area premiere of Memphis, because of two reasons: I want you to see shows at Broadway San Jose (especially when they are Bay Area premieres) and Theatreworks, based out of Mountain View, was one of the regional theatres […]Read more "“Memphis” @ Broadway San Jose, 10/23/12"
It’s been almost three years since American Idiot started previews at Berkeley Rep, and since then I’ve seen the show six times. I saw it once in previews at Berkeley Rep, three more times after it opened at Berkeley Rep, once on Broadway at the St. James Theatre, and now the first national tour at […]Read more "Theatre Review: “American Idiot” Tour @ San Francisco’s Orpheum Theatre, 06/13/12"