Review: SHN’s ‘Gentleman’s Guide’ fueled by strong performances

The first glimpse of Monty Navarro that stands out is a little smirk at the top of the show. He sits at his desk in prison, dipping the fountain pen … Continue reading Review: SHN’s ‘Gentleman’s Guide’ fueled by strong performances

Sunnyvale’s Stafford returns to the Bay Area in Broadway’s ‘Once’

There is a certain element of sadness when a show closes. The performers who give so much to be on stage bonding with their cast mates can certainly be overwhelmed … Continue reading Sunnyvale’s Stafford returns to the Bay Area in Broadway’s ‘Once’

Hobbs relishes her role in Broadway San Jose’s ‘The Lion King’

Tiffany Denise Hobbs has done plenty in her film and theatre career, but there is something very special about her latest endeavor. Hobbs finds herself touring with the worldwide Broadway … Continue reading Hobbs relishes her role in Broadway San Jose’s ‘The Lion King’

Alameda’s DeGuzman returns to his roots with SHNSF’s ‘Newsies’

Call Julian DeGuzman’s dad Joe something of a visionary. When Julian was growing up in Alameda, Joe spent many hours, days and years driving his son around to dance class … Continue reading Alameda’s DeGuzman returns to his roots with SHNSF’s ‘Newsies’

Review: A masterful ‘Pippin’ showcases Paulus’ bold vision

The story of “Pippin” is one that really resonates with the common folk. After all, Pippin is a pretty common man. Like many of his ilk, he searches for an … Continue reading Review: A masterful ‘Pippin’ showcases Paulus’ bold vision