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PALM CANYON THEATRE PRESENTS A MUSICAL COMEDY THAT DELIGHTS

PALM CANYON THEATRE PRESENTS A MUSICAL COMEDY THAT DELIGHTS

Considering the mood that half of the country is in right now, a respite from the political machinations is definitely in order. It’s time for an evening of fun-filled entertainment that is sure to please anyone with a sense of humor and an appreciation for comedy along with silly and spectacular musical numbers, all executed […]

CV REP THEATRE DEBUTS A DELIGHTFUL MUSICAL

CV REP THEATRE DEBUTS A DELIGHTFUL MUSICAL

Artistic director Ron Celona has a penchant for finding and directing winning productions for his intimate 88-seat, CV Repertory Theatre venue.  He has yet to meet a challenge he and his outstanding technical team can’t overcome. Their current production of “Baby The Musical”, is a case in point. This creatively performed musical, directed by Celona, […]

DEZART PERFORMS THOUGHT PROVOKING COMEDY IN PALM SPRINGS

DEZART PERFORMS THOUGHT PROVOKING COMEDY IN PALM SPRINGS

The American theatre has a real-life, intrepid, grownup playwright in Bruce Norris who is isn’t intimidated by questionable social mores that have been sequestered and festering under society’s radar screens for decades. “Clybourne Park”, is an in-your-face comedy under the clever direction of Artistic Director Michael Shaw that deftly navigates the turbulent waters of America’s […]

North Coast Rep Theatre Has A Triumph With “Freud’s Last Session”

North Coast Rep Theatre Has A Triumph With “Freud’s Last Session”

At last, a thinking person’s play about the vexing concepts and issues concerning the philosophy of science versus the philosophy of faith in today’s society.  It wasn’t much of an issue, say, 5000 years ago.  Then again, there wasn’t much of a scientific community or advocates to challenge the established order.  But, today it’s a […]

 St. Joseph Players Present Neil Simon’s “Brighton Beach Memoirs”

 St. Joseph Players Present Neil Simon’s “Brighton Beach Memoirs”

St. Joseph Players of Yucca Valley are presenting Neil Simon’s semi-autobiographical nostalgic comedy “Brighton Beach Memoirs”.  It’s one of Neil’s personal favorites even to the point of writing the lead character of Eugene Jerome based directly on his own experiences growing up as a teenager in Brooklyn, NY during the 1930’s and the Great Depression. […]

Old Globe Theatre Presents World Premiere Of Steve Martin Musical

Old Globe Theatre Presents World Premiere Of Steve Martin Musical

Life is a journey and every journey has a story to tell.  The musical fable now on the stage of the Donald and Darlene Shiley theatre is the new musical “Bright Star”, co-written and composed by Steve Martin and Edie Brickell, and deftly directed by Walter Bobbie. The immensely multi-talented Steve Martin – actor, playwright, […]

 Pasadena Playhouse Stage Sizzles With “Kiss Me, Kate” Musical

 Pasadena Playhouse Stage Sizzles With “Kiss Me, Kate” Musical

Any time a theatre presents a Cole Porter musical, expectations run high.  After all, we’re dealing with a giant of the American musical theatre.  Porter is one of the most iconic and sophisticated composer/lyricists in Broadway history.  A Cole Porter show borders on being almost bulletproof in the hands of a skilled director with a […]

“New Generation Of Teaching Artists Takes The Spotlight At Palm Springs Air Museum With You’re A Good Man, Charlie Brown” July 16Th And 17Th

“New Generation Of Teaching Artists Takes The Spotlight At Palm Springs Air Museum With You’re A Good Man, Charlie Brown” July 16Th And 17Th

PALM DESERT- Palm Desert Theatre Academy (PDTA) is cultivating the crème de la crème of young thespians in the Coachella Valley. This summer, Palm Desert Theatre Academy’s youth theatre program culminates with the award-winning Broadway Musical, You’re A Good Man, Charlie Brown.  Directed by expert theatre educator, David Catanzarite and musical direction by Doug Wilson, […]