Category archives for: Theatre

Don’t miss Moonlight’s ‘Mary Poppins’

The cast of Moonlight Stage Productions’ “Mary Poppins” performing “Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious.” The cast includes Jessica Bernard (Mary Poppins) and Leigh Wakeford (Bert). Photo by Ken Jacques

A “super,” not-to-be-missed production of “Mary Poppins” has floated into the Moonlight Amphitheatre in Vista.

‘Here Lies Jeremy Troy’ opens Friday at PowPAC

“Here Lies Jeremy Troy” stars, standing, from left: Frank Godinez, Bailey Neill, Nathan Boyer and Rachel Hoey. Front: Scott McNellan.

It’ll be a night full of lies, half-truths and deceit in the farcical “Here Lies Jeremy Troy,” opening Friday at PowPAC, Poway’s Community Theatre.

Summer Shakespeare Festival offers a wide variety

Kristen Connolly as Desdemona and Blair Underwood as Othello in Shakespeare’s “Othello” at The Old Globe.  Photo by Jim Cox

From music to madness, The Old Globe will be offering a little of everything this summer.

Romance, then and now, unfolds in musical at North Coast Repertory Theatre

Choreographer Jill Gorrie collaborates with director Rick Simas on ‘Romance, Romance,’ at North Coast Rep. Photo by Aaron Rumley

Has the art of romance changed from the days when face-to-face meetings were the way to woo, to these days when social media and cell phones are the harbingers of love?

Welk’s high-energy ‘Grease’ playing through July 27

The Welk Theatre’s production of the musical “Grease” can be seen through July 27.

With lots of energy, attitude and talent, Welk Theatre’s “Grease” cast does a good job of stepping back into Rydell High circa 1959.

Moonlight delivers laughs with ‘Spamalot’

Spamalot stars Sean Murray, right, as King Arthur, pictured here with his loyal servant Patsy, left, played by Jamie Torcellini. Photo by Ken Jacques

Moonlight Stage Productions has kicked off its 34th summer season with the hilarious, irreverent musical “Spamalot.”

Talented cast hits bull’s-eye with ‘Annie Get Your Gun’

There is more than bragging rights on the line when Frank Butler (Steve Blanchard) and Annie Oakley (Beth Malone) face off in a contest to name one of them the “Best Shooter of the World” during San Diego Musical Theatre’s production of “Annie Get Your Gun,” playing through May 25 at the North Park Theatre.Photo by Ken Jacques

An old-fashioned good time, well-known tunes and “fancy shooting” is in store for those who attend San Diego Musical Theatre’s production of “Annie Get Your Gun.”

PowPAC finishing season with a touching comedy

Rachel Bishop, Elaine Litton and Michael Madden star in PowPAC’s new comedy, “The Clean House.”  Photo by Tony Eisenhower

If you like your comedy to have an emotional edge to it, then check out “The Clean House” at PowPAC, Poway’s Community Theatre.

Screen star recalls career (and dieting) highlights

Renee Taylor

Looking for a laugh? Take a walk down memory lane with actress Renee Taylor and her show “My Life on a Diet,” Thursday, April 24, Saturday, April 26 and Sunday, April 27 at the Welk Theatre.

Popular Mojalet program back for two performances

Mojalet Dance Collective dancer Lyndsey Demmell performs in a 2013 performance of “Blast from the Past.”  Photo by Deborah Heath

The Mojalet Dance Collective’s successful show “Blast from the Past – Contemporary Nostalgia” is returning to the present for two shows only.