Trevor Allen’s “Working for the Mouse” at City Lights Theatre Company

Disneyland is a magnet. I went there for the first time when the park was new and I was nine. I remember thinking that working at Disneyland must be the greatest thing a person could do. Playwright Trevor Allen (Lolita Roadtrip, The Creature, Tenders in the Fog) was also enchanted by the lure of Disneyland, … Continue reading Trevor Allen’s “Working for the Mouse” at City Lights Theatre Company

“Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike” at Pacific Repertory Theatre

When art imitates life imitating art, the results can be hilarious, moving and, in the case with PacRep’s production of the Christopher Durang’s award-winning Broadway hit Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike, brilliantly, exuberantly theatrical. Named after characters from the plays of Anton Chekhov by academic, theatre-loving parents, Vanya (Michael D. Jacobs) and Sonia … Continue reading “Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike” at Pacific Repertory Theatre