Theatre of Yugen’s ‘Noh Christmas Carol’ fuses ancient Japanese with the classic Dickens tale

Spend any amount of time chatting with Nick Ishimaru, and you will hear the passion in his voice when it comes to the art form he shares with others. Ishimaru … Continue reading Theatre of Yugen’s ‘Noh Christmas Carol’ fuses ancient Japanese with the classic Dickens tale

42nd Street Moon’s ‘Scrooge in Love’ grows larger in the City

If you want a long answer to a simple question, ask Dyan McBride where she works. The longtime Bay Area theatre artist is everywhere. Teaching at San Jose State University … Continue reading 42nd Street Moon’s ‘Scrooge in Love’ grows larger in the City

Review: San Jose Rep’s ‘A Christmas Carol’ a reminder of what’s important

There is special warmth in a beautifully executed Christmas song. And that is how San Jose Repertory Theatre’s “A Christmas Carol” starts off. Tight harmonies and period costumes are quite … Continue reading Review: San Jose Rep’s ‘A Christmas Carol’ a reminder of what’s important