Jun 21, 2023

Live From San Jose

Theaters around the country traditionally go “dark” one night a week: Monday. While San Jose Stage Company (aka the Stage) normally takes the sacred theater day of rest, once a year they throw the most uproarious weeknight party in town, Monday Night Live! Cathleen King, the Stage’s executive director, produces...
Natasha, Pierre, and the Great Comet of 1812
Apr 19, 2023

Tolstoy Goes Electropop in ‘Natasha, Pierre, and the Great Comet of 1812’

Leo Tolstoy did not foresee this. An adaptation of his 1869 novel War and Peace is delighting 21st-century crowds...
A Distinct Society
Apr 12, 2023

The Border Crosses Everything in TheatreWorks’ ‘A Distinct Society’

Nothing much is supposed to happen in a library. Places of quiet refuge, repositories of knowledge and centers of...
Grand Horizons
Apr 5, 2023

Life, Love, Death and Divorce in ‘Grand Horizons’

Julian López-Morillas has his Zoom camera off, but his voice is clear and strong.  “Shakespeare wrote 37 plays that we...
A Statue for Ballybunion
Mar 15, 2023

After 3 Year Pause, A Statue For Ballybunion Opens at 3Below

When the crew of A Statue for Ballybunion last gathered on stage, it was the day before lockdown. March...
Miss You Like Hell
Feb 1, 2023

‘Miss You Like Hell’ Takes Off

When San Jose native Ivette Deltoro joined City Lights Theater Company as an intern out of college, she never...
The Stage
Dec 14, 2022

San Jose Stage Presents Frank Capra’s Meet John Doe

With the holiday season upon us, who could forget that classic Frank Capra film where a downtrodden American everyman...

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