Two plays, two theatres, one cast: Pear Avenue’s newest play defines ambition

Theatre is a pretty simple art form. An actor walks onto the stage, expresses his or her feelings, engages others that share the space, and goes into the wing to … Continue reading Two plays, two theatres, one cast: Pear Avenue’s newest play defines ambition

Review: Strong showcase of Shakespeare’s language in The Pear’s ‘Tempest’

A case can certainly be made that William Shakespeare saved his best play for one of his last plays when writing “The Tempest.” The play is chock-full of passionate language, … Continue reading Review: Strong showcase of Shakespeare’s language in The Pear’s ‘Tempest’

Actors in Palo Alto Players’ ‘Boeing Boeing’ ready for the physical challenges of the show

Pulling off massive lies in the Facebook and Twitter era are nearly impossible. A simple bailing on a friend for lunch because of an “appointment” can explode into hurt feelings … Continue reading Actors in Palo Alto Players’ ‘Boeing Boeing’ ready for the physical challenges of the show