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Thursday, February 27, 2020

Review: ‘Gloria’ at ACT digs deep into a really bad day at the office by Chad Jones

ACT in S.F. presents Branden Jacobs-Jenkins' funny and scary 'Gloria,' perhaps even more shocking for what it says than what it depicts.

Linked From San Jose Mercury News at 07:25PM
Wednesday, February 26, 2020

Review: Sting’s ‘Last Ship’ can’t seem to shake off the barnacles by Chad Jones

Sting's musical "The Last Ship," inspired by his English childhood, got a major rewrite but is still weighed down by cliches and blandness.

Linked From San Jose Mercury News at 02:36PM
Friday, February 7, 2020

Theater review: ACT’s ‘Wakey Wakey’ brings Tony Hale to the spotlight by Chad Jones

Don't expect a traditional A-to-B narrative from this fascinating play, says our theater critic. Instead, "Veep" and "Arrested Development" star Tony Hale bemuses audiences with an unexpecte…

Linked From San Jose Mercury News at 05:09PM
Thursday, December 10, 2015

‘A Christmas Story’ gifts San Francisco with its presence by Chad Jones

A Christmas Story - The Musical rave review in San Francisco

Linked From San Francisco Chronicle at 02:39PM
Sunday, November 18, 2012

Cathy Rigby flies high as Peter Pan - SFGate by Chad Jones

Cathy Rigby, seemingly forever young, is flying again as Peter Pan. The onetime Olympic gymnast who became famous for hawking feminine hygiene products on TV reinvented herself as an actor …

Linked From San Francisco Chronicle at 10:23AM
Saturday, April 30, 2011

Whole new song and dance for Wolverine Hugh Jackman by Chad Jones

Hugh Jackman remembers his earliest encounter with musical theater. He was 5 years old, playing King Arthur in "Camelot," and the crown kept slipping down his head and over his nose.

Linked From San Francisco Chronicle at 02:37PM

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