Two geniuses walk into a bar….. “Picasso at the Lapin Agile”

“Picasso at the LapiTwo geniuses walk into a bar….. “Picasso at the Lapin Agile”n Agile” has a plot that sounds a bit like discussion questions that you get in college classes, from drunken people from parties, or pretentious coffee shop hipsters. You know the ones…”What if two geniuses met before they hit their stride?” In…

“Freaky Friday” makes family fighting fun

Remember when you were a kid and you were convinced that everything would be better when you were an adult? Especially when every adult doesn’t seem to understand how hard it is to be a kid? “Freaky Friday” at the La Jolla Playhouse is an entertaining and upbeat that allows one mother and daughter to…

There is mischief and magic in MATILDA

MATILDA is not your ordinary little girl, which is great because this is not your ordinary kids musical.  Matilda, her schoolmates, and some outrageously self-absorbed adults have descended upon the San Diego San Diego Civic Theatre through February 5th. This show is full of some very talented children and adults, but just like the character…

“Bad Jews” is good fun at The Cygnet Theatre

For better or for worse, there is no one who can make you more insane than family.  This universal truth is proven once again in “Bad Jews” at now playing at the Cygnet Theatre through February 12th. Old family biases, fights, and wounds are reopened as this four-person cast brings this dark comedy about family and…