Review: San Jose Stage’s ‘Addams Family’ puts the fun in dysfunctional

There is something wholesomely charming about a family that is utterly uncharming. You have a dashing, debonair husband, a wife that is anything but, and kids that find such joy … Continue reading Review: San Jose Stage’s ‘Addams Family’ puts the fun in dysfunctional

Review: San Jose Stage’s ‘Venus in Fur’ a delicious pas de deux

Thomas Novachek doesn’t waste any time with his critique of actresses today. They are self-absorbed. Lacking of skill. And not just acting skill, but skill of life. Shortly after sharing … Continue reading Review: San Jose Stage’s ‘Venus in Fur’ a delicious pas de deux

Trust is a key component in ‘Venus in Fur’ at San Jose Stage

It was Oscar Wilde who said, “Everything in the world is about sex except sex. Sex is about power.” The intellectually gifted and suffocatingly arrogant playwright Thomas Novachek seems to … Continue reading Trust is a key component in ‘Venus in Fur’ at San Jose Stage