Review: Words of Hudes’ shine brightly in TheatreWorks’ ‘Water by the Spoonful’

The conversations flow with an edge. Expletives are dished out, but a moderator censors anything that goes against the rules of decorum. No insults. No bad words. Support those who … Continue reading Review: Words of Hudes’ shine brightly in TheatreWorks’ ‘Water by the Spoonful’

Review: TheatreWorks’ pretty production of ‘Earnest’ remains true to the original

There is a natural connection that takes place between “Being Earnest,” the new full production at TheatreWorks Silicon Valley, and the original source material from the great Oscar Wilde. In … Continue reading Review: TheatreWorks’ pretty production of ‘Earnest’ remains true to the original

Review: ‘TheatreWorks’ ‘Big River’ a nostalgic trip down the Mississippi

Many years ago, there was a mini-series of Mark Twain’s “The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn” created by a Canadian television station. While there were parts of that special that received … Continue reading Review: ‘TheatreWorks’ ‘Big River’ a nostalgic trip down the Mississippi

Review: Theatreworks’ ’33 Variations’ a smart story that makes Beethoven feel contemporary

The legendary acting teacher Sanford Meisner shared a story about Ludwig Van Beethoven with one of his acting classes. In Meisner’s own words, “Beethoven was a bastard in real life, … Continue reading Review: Theatreworks’ ’33 Variations’ a smart story that makes Beethoven feel contemporary