.Beulah F. Vega

Mar 21, 2023

B Flat Earth: Kander and Ebb showcase in Napa

Lucky Penny Productions continues their 2022/23 season with The World Goes Round. The musical revue featuring the works of Kander and Ebb runs at...
Gloria - Photo by Thomas Chown
Mar 7, 2023

Trigger Warning: SRJC presents ‘Gloria’

The Santa Rosa Junior College Theatre Arts program opens its 2023 Spring season with the dark comedy Gloria. Written by Obie award-winning playwright Branden...
Feb 28, 2023

Jury’s out on ‘Justice: A New Musical’

It was quite an eventful evening at the Marin Theater Company opening of Justice: A New Musical. The show, with book by Lauren Gunderson,...
Feb 14, 2023

‘Open’ Closes Main Stage West’s Run

The word “abracadabra,” usually a bit of nonsense uttered by a magician prior to an illusion, actually means “I will create as I speak.”...
Disney's Descendants
Jan 31, 2023

Disney’s Descendants: The Musical: Villainous offspring get a second chance

To be or not to be… evil. Lucky Penny and first-time director Kirstin Pieschke have opened a portal to magic with their production of Disney’s...
Dec 7, 2022

‘Mischief’ on stage at Spreckels

1966 was a busy year for musical theater, with such classics as Sweet Charity, Mame and Cabaret. Among these large productions, a small six-person...
Nov 29, 2022

Nautical Nonsense: ‘SpongeBob’ at SRJC

As anyone born in the last 40 years can say, Bikini Bottom is the home of SpongeBob SquarePants. It’s a place where bright colors...
Oct 12, 2022

The Moors at Sebastopol’s Main Stage West

Playwright Jen Silverman is known for work that bends genre as much as it bends reality, and The Moors, now playing at Sebastopol’s Main...